DAY 1 : ARRIVAL TRANSFER TO YOUR HOTEL. :
That is your first day of your 15 days of Morocco voyage starting from CASABLANCA. You will feel grateful winning your arrival at Mohammad V airport in Casablanca; one of the biggest one in Africa and the first in Morocco. Then, you we will be accompanied to your hotel. Also you can have a gratis time to search the city and the Atlantic Ocean. Overnight in Casablanca.
Bear in mind that this day can be erased if you decide to start the tour directly from the airport or your hotel and make it 14 days tour
DAY 2 : CASABLANCA-RABAT-CHEFCHAOUEN :
This is the first day, a special day when our visiting will start from the two capitals and imperial cities of Morocco starting with the capital of the commercial economic of Casablanca that is located in mid-western of Morocco about 95km south Rabat. It is the greater and largest city in Morocco. Following breakfast we will start discovering Hassan 2 mosque; the second largest mosque in Africa and his cell is the second largest in the world, situated above the Atlantic ocean which made him a great achievement of morocco architecture. After we will move to Place Mohamed V which is the heart of the administrative province of Casablanca where old government built. When seeing that we will take you to the administrative capital; RABAT to see the Tower Hassan which was built in 12th-century in the time of JACOB the MANSUR period of the ALMOHADS, where this historical parameter was added in the initial list of World Heritage, it is a minaret of an incomplete mosque and to see the Kasbah which was built in the 12th-century by ALMOHADS also. This fortress was built with an ANDALUSIAN-STYLE, and what make the KASBAH a place to visit is the monuments that make it up such us JAMAA AL ATIQ mosque, the military work of BORJ SQALA, the royal residence of the ALAWIT DYNASTY and the PRINCELY HOUSE erected to the west. Afterwards we will take the way to CHEFCHAOUEN through RIF’s Mountains enjoying the beautiful seeing, rich our knowledge by knowing more about its people and their traditions and way of living fighting with time to reach CHERFCHAOUEN in the afternoon opening an opportunity to get the first contact of this wonderful city. Overnight in a traditional local RIAD
DAY 3 : EXPLORING CHEFCHAOUEN :
In the third day, and following breakfast we will find ourselves surveying Chefchaouen that has a Spanish style, It was a traffic point and road between Tetouan and Fez, , it was colonized by Spanish in 1920 and to be free with Moroccan independence. This delightful city abounds with white and blue dyed houses, which give a sense of harmony, relieve. This city contains several ancient districts, such us the KASBAH a deeply fortress that got an epic garden, a beautiful Museum, and an art gallery, SOUIKA…that deserve seeing then moving to waterfall of Ras el-Maa to get invigorated. Because this city is one of the touristic countries in Morocco, it is rich with craft stores, fancy restaurants and cafés after seeing the sundown that captivates souls. The night will be spending in a local riad.
DAY 4 : CHEFCHAOUEN - VOLUBILIS - MEKNES – FES :
When taking breakfast in CHEFCHAOUEN under a beat of romantic warm weather we will start our day by driving early towards Volubilis passing through Wazan and many other Rif’s mountain towns. This Berber city is one of the historical monuments in Morocco, close to Meknes city about thirty kilometers. Many civilizations passed by, but ROMAN one had a great influence in it. And what attract people to this city is the great wall with its eight doors and some watchtowers that built with a ROMAN touch. It is the history starts for Morocco. Afterwards we will drive to Meknes city passing via Moulay Idriss Zerhoun three kilometers from Meknes. A city in northern Morocco was built ahead the rocky hills at the base of Mount Zerhoun. It took his name from the creator of the IDRISSID state Moulay Idriss 1. Until we arrive Meknes we will have lunch in, After that we will explore Meknes city; which positioned in the north of Morocco, a royal country known for its imperial past that exists from the time when Morocco was ruler by the Alawite dynasty that governed it, it was built in the 17th century, after we will discover the memorials of this city and his royally past that has remains such us the splendid gateway of Babb el-Mansour an enormous door with vaults and mosaic tiles. To the south, the Sahrij Souani also called Norias Basin is a large pool of water accumulation 319m long and 149m wide its depth, after we will visit MOULAY ISMAIL’S HOLY PLACE, and we can have a walk on LHDIM SQUARE watching narrators and singers before driving from Capital ISMAILIYA Meknes to Fez city where we are goings to pay the night, specially at one of its overwhelming RIAD.
DAY 5 : FES SIGTHSEEING :
Next breakfast, we will go on with our Moroccan tour by visiting the country’s spiritual capital and our oldest city Fez under your own steam on its crowded souks, epic alleyways, and historical monuments. First the great Royal Palace gate between new Fes and the old one.
Fez was a hub of the Jewish community during the past historical times, in addition to being one of the imperial cities, and it is worth mentioning that this city is presently a World Heritage site according to UNESCO classification. The city of FEZ is an amiable old city for its visitors because it is a genuine Moroccan architectural characters, also this city is characterized by mosaic art, embracing among its monuments ancient Roman ruins.
We will start visiting all the stirring sites which has a cultural and historical interest counting the first university in the world the University of AL –Karaouine the oldest in the region and in the world according to the UNESCO. We will stir to the TANNERY as well, so FEZ is famous on producing leathers, we find that the TANNERIES of SHWARARA is one of the famous tanneries in FEZ.
After taking lunch, you will find out the best school ever of studying Islamic, the BOUANANIA SCHOOL built throughout the reign of the MARINIDS, a spectator of the MARINIEN architecture in Morocco. DAR AL –BATHA also a place worth visiting which located in the old city. It was bowed into a museum in 1915 including many artifacts. After that another place that deserve visit is the ROYAL PALACE or DAR AL MAKHZEN when u see it u will travel back cross ages because it is characterized by giant doors made of brass and gold. After we will move to Babb Boujloud the gateway to Fes el Bali that is a paradise of local handy-made craft-work with colorful Moroccan styles, leather-work, metalwork. In the afternoon we will pay a visit to the center of Fez city; new Fez where we are going to have a drink and spend the night in a fancy lodge.
DAY 6 : FES – IFRAN – AZROU – MIDELT - ZIZ VALLEY – MERZOUGA :
When eating breakfast at the city of FES we will go throughout Atlas Mountains, the best mountains cuffs in Morocco until we pull in to IFRAN, this city known as Switzerland of Morocco, nearly to FEZ city, . IFRANE means caves in AMAZIGH. It attracts many guests with its cascades, green nature, and European character they may come to skiing or sniping. Our thrilling trip continues, but this time via the Cedar forest the largest woods in Morocco at the Middle Atlas, for about 89km south the city of Fez to Azrou that situated in the spirit of the Middle Atlas, for about 89km south the city of Fez, Azrou is named due to the word AZROU, an AMAZIGH word that means STONE, this explains the existence of three stones that made the cities of Atlas a tourist city par excellence, we mention: Stone of the city of Azrou, it is in the entrance of the city, overlook and control, at its summit a large crown that appears from afar. This stone is also known as AKASHMIR. Afterwards taking the way to Midelt, that is famous on producing apples, we will discover its monuments enjoying its appealing weather continuing our way to visit the hideous Tiz Ntalghamt pass and the Ziz Gorge, pleased the view of the High Atlas Mountains viewing Tafilalt Oasis. Until we reach the city of Errachidia that we are going to have a lunch in enjoying Berber hospitality. Moreover we will pass through the rich Ziz Valley, stopping at various stations to relish the view and take pictures en route to Erfoud and Rissani; ERFOUD the capital city of fossils that organize the DATES SEASON yearly, we will have a look to OULAD CHAKER oasis when we are in our way to RISSANI, Sijilmassa once upon time. In the evening, we will find ourselves at Merzouga Desert, where we will be welcoming by a glass of mint tea before leaving to your riad where we will have traditional dinner and stay at our luxury desert riad.
DAY 7 : MERZOUGA AREA EXPLORATION - CAMEL TREK - CAMPFIRE :
This is the day of exploring our lifestyles, we will wake you up early so that we can scale the top of one of the peak sand riding one of the caravan camels so that we will see the sunrise, not any sunrise but this is an unusual one which captivate our visitors souls before coming back to have a light breakfast in your riad. This day you will be our company in our birth land. We will take the way around the dunes going to the oasis of MERZOUGA, to the African village; the nomadic pool, KHAMLIA village you will see the Gnawa people, to try their music and way of living. Nearly there is the LAC of Merzouga, with its bird populations, and then we will have the opportunity to visit the old city of Rissani which is surrounded by for about 360 ksar, nearly village that is not in the center of this small city. Once to Sijilmassa the city of AL ALOUIIN, that built in his hand the civilization of the Moroccan country, was a meeting point for the MALAH traders it was the assembly place for the salt caravans, coming from Mali. Here you’ll walk through the souk, selling spices, vegetables and cloths. At lunch time you can have a local pizza which is EL MADFOUNA EL FILALIA, a delicious one; it is a traditionally eat for those people. After lunch we will drive back to MERZOUGA where you will have free time to swim and relax smiling the warm weather receiving the sensation of SAHARA, before you ride on your camels guided by an experienced camel man to investigate the mysterious sand-sea of the Erg-Chebbi enjoying the magical beauty of the Sahara desert, see it, feel it, and love it. At your tents you will have time to refresh and enjoy the sunset over golden dunes. Words can hardly describe the simple, profound and breathtaking magic of seeing the sunset over the golden sand.Lastly, dinner will be taken in front of the camp, where you will pay your first night under canvas – or if you prefer, under the stars watching stars chining in the darkness .We can bring Berber nomads musicians to play traditional music with drums and dancing around the campfire. For your expediency, our camp is operational with western bathrooms and showers.
DAY 8 : MERZOUGA – TODGHA GORGE – DADES VALLEY :
Your camel guide will wake you up early to survey the sunrise over the largest dunes in Morocco. It’s an experience that stamped in our visitors heart. Later you will hike back with our camels to the village of Merzouga. On the way you will be able to realize the beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Changing shapes with the light as the day progresses. After breakfast and hot shower, we will leave towards DADES Valley taking the way into Rissani,Erfoud; both of them was an ocean in the past, they are the capital cities of fossils arriving to Tinghir showing the traditional rural life of this region, a beautifully constructed houses dotting the landscape of the largest oasis. The most welcoming city in Morocco for tourists from various place, that come to have some knowledge about its culture and people way of living , what make this city a monument place is its green oasis and TODRA GORGE, they are the highest, narrowest gorges in Morocco we may knock around under the 300 m high red slopes. We can see that the way is situated between two huge mountains. Lastly we will continue our traveling through DADES VALLEY enjoy watching the sunset on TSSIDRINE road at the valley seeing rock development hugging the sun producing a magical encaustic, that we can name it “The monkey Toes production” and a lot of many landscapes of BERBER villages. In the night, we will stay at a fancy traditional guesthouse with the views of the Dades valley with dinner and breakfast
DAY 9 : DADES VALLEY - SKOURA’S VALLEY - KASBAH AMERIDIL - OUARZAZATE- KASBAH TAOURIRT :
After taking breakfast, we will drive towards DADES VALLEY through KALAA MAGOUNA, city of rose which is famed on its flower festival to purchase the rosewater, and a lot of cosmetics local products. Continuing to SKOURA and the bird’s VALLEY, SKOURA which is situated in the Over elaborate Middle side, this town consist of concaves and convexes, it is a mountainous city, and the Mountains of TICHOKT is the highest one for about 2796m, this city replete with important wealth water such us KIKO VALLEY, AMDAZ VALLEY, AIN TADOUTH…, in tourist this city is rich with MARZ WATERFALL, TAFERDOUST place, TAGHROUT site, a mosque that was built before FEZ city for about 40 years that has very old records. Moving to KASBAH AMERIDIL where the main skins are the mud element Kasbahs especially the Kasbah of Ameridil, a well-plotted Kasbah in this area. After some hiking in the valley and after taking lunch in one of the best restaurant that is overlooking to the whole valley, the tour will continue to Ouarzazate, a city that established in 1920, as a passage door for AFRICAN traders going to Europe and North Morocco it is known as Hollywood Africa where many famous movies filmed there. Here you may choose to visit the studios, containing props used in movies, you may have already seen, such as The Mummy, Gladiator. And you will have a free chance to see THE Kasbah Taourirt a Hollywood backdrop (Sheltering Sky, Gladiator, and Prince of Persia) and in the RIAD we will spend the night
DAY 10 : AIT BEN HADDOU - TIZIN’TICHKA – TELOUET KASBAH - GREAT LANDSCAPE OF BERBER’S VILLAGES :
When waking up we will find our self in the middle of the desert seeing the colors of the city changing because of the gold sun, after taking breakfast we will visit Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, which is the biggest one in Morocco, it is a hereditary place, was classifying as a World Heritage site which is a several traditional building that built side by side, you will find yourself traveling back across time to time of gladiators, you will be grateful to have some chances to take some. Phonographic pictures, The Kasbah has magnificent views of the surrounding palms, before heading to Marrakech via the tizin’tichka pass through Rif’s mountains to Tetaouen the “white dove” city with an Andalusia character located in the northwestern part of the kingdom of Morocco where the Artisanal School is. And we’ll stop to visit the town of Telouet and its ancient 17th century Kasbah then we’ll continue exploring the tIzin’tichka road especially its great landscape of Berber’s villages; lunch will be taken there under magician weather. Afterwards we will attain Telouet and its earliest 17th century Kasbah then we’ll continue exploring the tIzin’tichka road particularly its great landscape of Berber’s villages. The afternoon will find us in Red city of MARRAKECH, where you can have a free time wondering in SJAMMA EL FNA enjoying the hit there, an having a drink, we will spend the night in one of their traditional riad
DAY 11 : SIGTHSEEING IN MARRAKECH :
Marrakech suspend all the distinctiveness that made it one of the most finery touristic city, and with our local guide you will explore the red city of Morocco, Red Marrakesh could be the town that shows all of Morocco’s striking culture and charm. Although JAMAA EL FNA and the KOUTOUBIA mosque which built in 12th century are one of the most prominent facial appearances in Morocco, particularly in the city of MAKKARECH, there are many other attractions worth seeing as well, and our guide will make you discover that. You may want getting around the back streets of the old town enjoying talk with MARRAKECH people; there are too funny and humble, and you may want to visit the Majorelle Garden that contain a blue villa with flowers of different types, it was left as a gift to Marrakech by the French painter Jacques Majorelle.
Discovering MARRAKECH souks after lunch
Afterwards we can take a moment for lunch. you may have time to discover the captivating souks( native markets ) it is the town’s star attraction you mustn’t miss the Babouche (shoes) Souk, Chouari (carpenter’s) open-air market, El-Attarine (perfume and spice) souk and the Cherratine (leather) souk and the narrow alleys around the Djemâa El-Fna square where we can have some fun with people listening to their jokes, we can enjoy taking pictures with snakes in the evening, Marrakech become another world at night you will be shocked when seeing singers, narrators, dancers, and acrobatics of people and monkeys before going to the RIAD for night.
DAY 12 : MARRAKECH FREE DAY, GO TO HAMMAM :
This is an open time, you can go to hammam enjoying the hot shower and you may want to go for shopping or have a site in a café drinking some traditional tea and the afternoon you may walk in JAMAA ELFNA SQUARE
DAY 13 : MARRAKECH - ESSAOUIRA :
After breakfast in your local RIAD, we will drive to ESSAOUIRA. In our way to the city of EESAOUIRA there is an occasion to visit the women’s cooperative of Argan oil while this one is famous for its cooking, makeup and medical properties. After quite a few stops to take photographs, you will keep on your travel Essaouira stopping in the route to take many pictures of the SOUSS region .before examination in to your Riad. After dinner you will enjoy walking in this seashore town and feel its lovely wind.
DAY 14 : EXPLORING ESSAOUIRA WITH A LOCAL GUIDE :
After breakfast in your RIAD at ESSAOUIRA, a country that was inhabited by ancient civilizations such us the ROMANS, and PORTUGAL, and its 18th-century seaport fortress, a UNESCO World Heritage offers to you many monuments to observe and notice, such us; AL MALLAH also known as the Jewish Quarter or the merchants of the sultan, you will be grateful when our guide take you to the ISLAND of MOGADOR small island located near the city, it is one of the most important Phoenician sites
Essaouira is thought for its active winds most of the year. You can enjoy the festival of “Gnawa music”, where several musical clubs come from diverse parts of the world. That day you may have lunch in a very Moroccan manner, or u can have a gridiron of fish. In the late afternoon, you may want to have a walk and explore by yourself and sit to feel the romantic magic of town, and u may choose to walk on Moulay el HASSAN Square that have an attractive location overlooking to Atlantic Ocean, the sunset there casts in the self a sense of love, romance, and tranquility . Overnight accommodation is in Riad within the Medina. Today you will have lunch in a Moroccan way, bought fishes ‘cooked to order’. In late afternoon you are free to walk and explore by yourself and sit to feel romantic magic of the city. Overnight lodging at our Riad in the Medina
DAY 15 : ESSAOUIRA – SAFI OUALIDIA – EL JADIDA – CASABLANCA :
Today we are going to let ESSAOUIRA behind us toward our start point; CASABLANCA, transitory first through SAFI; city of fish and ceramic it is an ocean town. According to IBN BATTOUTA description to SAFI that is positioned upon the Atlantic Ocean between EL JADIDA and ESSAOUIRA cities SAFI is the first city that built in Morocco in the 11th century B.C. by Phoenicians, it was hold the name of BERGHWATA in the time when the Pharaoh civilization flourished in the east and one of the biggest human wonders and the elegant civilization in the world that is name Atlantis city or TIGALIN as it is famous in Morocco and which is ruled by Romans for hundred years B.C. soaked off KAP BDOUZA coast in SAFI also. RAS ALAFAA, the station of riding weaves one of the touristic stations that we can see or visit. Afterwards we will reach EL OUALIDIA a coast city in the west of Morocco where you can relish delicious seafood enjoying the magical beauty of their coast. After lunch, we will take the way to El Jadida tha was known as MAZAGAN this ancient medina was established in 1513 by the Portuguese. Once in Casablanca, having a walk beside Hassan 2 the second largest mosque in the world especially its location, right on the tip of the rocky bay above the ocean.
DAY 16 : CASABLANCA DEPART:
In this day our tour finish, and depending on your departure flight time; we will drive you to the airport according to your departure time or any other place you want to go to.