7 Days Casablanca – Morocco Imperial Cities
Day 1: Airport – Casablanca
It will be received in the Casablanca Mohammed V Airport. To begin your tour of the commercial capital of Morocco (depending on the time of arrival can lead us to your hotel before starting the tour). This tour will take you to see the lively center, with its Art Deco architecture and the modern spa Corniche d’Aiin Diab. You can also visit the magnificent Hassan II Mosque, the second largest religious building in the world, which is open to non-Muslims.
Day 2: Casablanca – Rabat – Meknes
After the breakfast in the hotel, we went by Rabat. Rabat is he political and administrative capital of Morocco. There you can visit the picturesque Oudaia Kasbah, the Tower Hassan and the Chellah necropolis. Leaving to Rabat we are journeying toward Meknes. There you will have the opportunity to see the gate of Bab el-Mansour Aleuj (Door of the Victorius Renegade) said that is the best door in Meknes or even Morocco. Your visit along the walls of the Medina will include the mausoleum of Moulay Ismail, as well as Heri-is-Souani and the Bassin de l’Ageudal.
Day 3: Meknes – Volubilis – Fez
After the breakfast we leave the capital Ismaalian behind and travel through the countryside to reach the ancient Roman city of Volubilis. There you will have time to explore this archaeological site that incorporates the best preserved Roman ruins in the north of Africa, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997. Of particular interest is the Basilica, mosaic of Diana and nymphs of bathroom and triumphal arch. We continue to the imperial city of Fes where you can stay in a Riad in the heart of the medina.
Day 4: Fez tour
You will spend most of the day with a local guide, explore the attractions of Fez. The city was founded 1,000 years ago by the second Moulay Idriss. The tour starts from the door of the Royal Palace and takes you through the narrow streets of the medina in the jewish quarter and the tanneries. This tour highlights all places of historical and cultural interest including the Bou Inania Medersa and the Karaouiyine mosque. After you have the opportunity to visit the cooperative of ceramics to see the Moroccan traditional crafts. In the afternoon we will take you to admire the panoramic view over the medina and visit the new city of the modern experience of Fez.
Day 5: Fez – Ifrane – Marrakech
We leave Fez after breakfast to travel through a varied landscape of the Middle Atlas mountains. We will drive through Ifrane, known as the “Little Switzerland” due to its appearance as a Swiss alpine resort and from there to Beni Mellal, a modern city on the edge of the great plains of Tadla. The city is famous for its orange and olive groves stretching out to the horizon. Continuing to Marrakech, passing through some of the richest agricultural areas of the country.
Day 6: Exploring Marrakech
In the morning, your local guide will take you to see the historic sites of Marrakech including the Koutoubia Mosque, the Jemma El Fna and the souks of the Medina, the Bahia palace, the Saadian Tombs and the famous Medersa Ben Youssef. In the afternoon your driver/private guide will take you to visit the Majorelle and Menara gardens. Dinner in a local restaurant. Night at the riad/hotel.
Day 7: Marrakech – Airport
Depending on the flight time, there may be an opportunity to make last minute shopping before we collect for your transfer to the airport.
- Transportation in 4×4 or minibus
- Transfer from airport and back
- Hotels with half lodgings: dinner and breakfast
- Airline tickets
- Tickets for museums and attractions
We can also customize this tour to your needs. The price is adjusted in relation to the category of the hotels, the number of people and days of travel. Contact us and we will make a quote for you.