Arrival at Casablanca airport. We start our 9 day Morocco tour by a visit the Hassan II mosque, it is considered the largest Mosque in Morocco, and the second in Africa. Departure to Rabat, after an hour and a half drive arrival in the imperial city of Rabat to visit the Mausoleum of Mohammed V and the Hassan Tower. Night in a charming riad.
After breakfast, we will go to visit Meknes, a city that reached its heyday thanks to Sultan Mulay Ismail. At 27 km from Meknes are the ruins of the Roman city of Volubilis. After visiting the Roman ruins, we will go to Fez. Arrival in Fez, free afternoon and night in a charming riad.
After breakfast, guided tour of the city. Full day dedicated to the discovery of the intellectual city of the kingdom. Numerous are the monuments that you will be able to visit: Medersas (Koranic schools): Chahrij, Bouinania Attarin. Souks, Fes El-Jedid, the Karaouine Mosque (first university in the world). Free time and night in a charming riad.
From Fez we will go to the Middle Atlas stopping in Ifrane known as the Switzerland of Africa, as it reminds us of the Nordic countries for its architectural style. The next village will be Azrou passing through the national park known for its cedar forests where the famous Barbary monkeys are found. Then we will travel through the Ziz Valley that will lead us to Erfoud known for its fossils. Arrival in the desert where we will change our vehicle for camels with which we will take a pleasant two-hour ride through the desert dunes to reach the haima camp in the heart of the desert where we will be greeted, according to the tradition of the Sahara, with a Berber tea. Night in haimas under the desert stars.
After breakfast free day in the desert of Merzouga. You can perform various activities such as riding Quads or Buggies in the dunes. Night in a charming riad.
After breakfast, we will return by camels to the hotel where we will take a refreshing shower and then begin our day’s journey through Morocco. We will go to Rissani, known for its souk little frequented by tourists, being one of the most authentic markets in southern Morocco. Where we can find even a parking of donkeys and nomads who come to stock up. Once we visit Rissani, we will go to the Todra Gorges famous for its towering walls where climbers come from all over the world to climb them. Visit the Todra Gorges and continue our tour of Morocco to the Dades valley and then connect with the valley of roses and the valley of the Thousand Kasbahs. We will discover the kasbahs located in the middle of this beautiful valley of palm trees and then we will go to Ouarzazate. Arrival in Ouarzazate also called the Hollywood of Morocco where we will visit Kasbah Taourirt and if we want we can also visit the film studios. Transfer to the hotel and overnight in a charming riad.
After breakfast and before continuing to Marrakech you will visit the Kasbah of Taourirt. Then we will continue to Marrakech passing through the High Atlas Mountains via the Tizi N’tichka pass (the mountain pass) and after passing Marrakech we will arrive to the Pearl of the Atlantic, the beautiful and enigmatic Essaouira, originally known as Mogador, a beautiful fortified fishing village, a former Portuguese colony located on the Atlantic beaches, which will surprise us with the contrasting mix of different peoples who have passed through it. Accommodation and breakfast in a charming riad.
Free day in Essaouira and about 16 hours return to Marrakech. Arrival in Marrakech around 7 pm. Free afternoon and night in a charming riad.
After breakfast and at the appointed time transfer to the airport. End of our services and our tour of Morocco.