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3-Day Private Casablanca Tour to Chefchaouen/Volubilis/Fez

1. 3-Day Private Casablanca Tour to Chefchaouen/Volubilis/Fez

Embark on an extraordinary 3-day expedition starting from Casablanca, where you'll be enchanted by the beguiling charm of Chefchaouen's Blue City, captivated by the profound historical layers of Fez's medina, and transported back in time amidst the ancient marvels of Volubilis and Meknes. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Morocco's culture, as you wander through intricate architecture, stand in awe of monumental gates, and trace the footsteps of civilizations long past. Throughout this immersive journey, you'll not only witness the picturesque landscapes but also feel the heartbeat of Morocco's captivating history echoing through its streets and monuments. Itinerary & Main Features: Day 1 - Chefchaouen's Blue City: Depart from Casablanca and journey to Chefchaouen. Wander through the blue-washed streets of this mountain city, capturing the essence of its unique ambiance. Visit the historic Kasbah, Plaza Uta el-Hammam, and Ras El Maa Waterfall. Day 2 - Fez's Medina and Cultural Treasures: Continue to Fez, where you'll delve into the Unesco-listed medina. Explore the iconic Bab Boujloud gate and the intricate architecture of Bou Inania Madrasa. Visit the Nejjarine Museum of Arts and Crafts and marvel at its intricate details. Don't miss Al Quaraouiyine University and the historic Al-Attarine Madrasa. Day 3 - Meknes and Volubilis: Discover the grandeur of Meknes, exploring the monumental Bab Mansour gate and the stunning Mausoleum of Moulay Ismail. Then, journey to the ancient Roman city of Volubilis, known for its well-preserved mosaics and ruins. Explore the Capitol, the Basilica, and the Arch of Caracalla. Ending: Conclude your journey back in Casablanca, where you can reflect on the incredible experiences and memories you've gathered during this 3-day adventure. You'll be dropped off at your Casablanca hotel, with the option to explore more of the city's vibrant atmosphere or simply unwind after your enriching exploration of Chefchaouen, Fez, Meknes, and Volubilis. Book this 3-day expedition now to discover the Blue City's charm, the medina's mystique, and the historic gems of Meknes and Volubilis. Experience Morocco's diverse landscapes, cultural treasures, and historical wonders in one captivating package.

From Casablanca :9 days to Marrakech & Desert and camel ride

2. From Casablanca :9 days to Marrakech & Desert and camel ride

Day1: Casablanca - Rabat : Your private tour of Morocco begins with a transfer from the airport to your hotel in Rabat. you can start your visit Hassan II Mosque, Moroccan and city of Rabat . Day2: Rabat – Chefchaouen : We’ll kick-off with a drive through the Rif Mountains ,enjoy the breathtaking view of the landscape; we’ll stop to rest at the feet of the Rif mountains, in Chefchaouen. Chefchaouen’s medina has a strong influence of Spanish architecture, as it was once part of the “Spanish Morocco” it’s square is showered in funky artisanal shops beaming with colors. Day3: Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknes – Fes: After a tasty breakfast, our journey continues towards Volubilis, crossing over Ouazan and other Rif villages. In Volubilis, we’ll explore the Roman ruins and learn about Moroccan history. Continuing to Meknes, we’ll stop for lunch and explore the historical walls of the medina along with Bab el Mansour, we’ll head to Fes where we’ll spend the night. Day4: Exploring Fes : We’ll start the day exploring the oldest city in Morocco, snaking through its alleys and narrow streets. We’ll begin sightseeing at the Royal Palace gate, followed by the Jewish headquarter where the first Mellah ever was built in Morocco, during the 16th century. We’ll ensure that you visit all sites with cultural and historical interest including the famous Al Qaraouine University, the oldest in the region. We’ll also visit the Tanneries, the Attarine museum, and the Moulay Idriss mausoleum. Day5: Fes – Ifrane – Midelt – Erfoud – Merzouga : The day begins with a drive towards the Atlas Mountains stopping to visit the village Ifrane, where we’ll get a chance to explore the famous cedar forest, home to the Berber apes. We’ll then continue through the Tiz Ntalghamt Mountain Pass and the Ziz Gorge (here we can stop for pictures and some local mint tea) to Midelt. We then continue to Merzouga, arriving at our campsite where we’ll spend the night. Day6: Merzouga – Todra Gorge – Dades Gorge : We’ll wake up and head to a local hotel where you’ll get a chance to freshen up and enjoy a complimentary breakfast before we head to Ouarzazate. On the way there, well visit Berber villages home to The Todra and Dades Gorge. At the Dades Gorge, we’ll stop at a local hotel where we’ll spend the night. Day7: Dades valley – Rose valley – Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakesh : After breakfast, we’ll continue our tour towards Ouarzazate through the path of a thousand Kasbahs (fortress) stopping at Kalaat Mgouna, the center of the Valley of Roses, famous for its annual Rose Festival. Then, we’ll drive through Ait Ben Haddou ( a UNESCO World Heritage site). Day8: Marrakesh Sightseeing : Today we’ll have a guided tour of Marrakesh. You will explore the main attractions and monuments of the city including the famous Jamma el Fna square, Koutoubia mosque, the souks, palaces, and museums. Day9: Transfer to the airport : Today you’ll be transferred to the airport.

from marrakech: afordable tour 3-days imperial cities

3. from marrakech: afordable tour 3-days imperial cities

Experience a captivating 3-day journey from Marrakesh, immersing yourself in the splendors of Morocco's historic imperial cities: Fez, Rabat, Chefchaouen, and Casablanca. Enjoy the convenience of a private vehicle and the personalized attention of a local guide throughout the tour, with comfortable accommodations for two nights in a hotel. Day 1: Marrakech – Atlas Mountains – Ifrane – Fez Depart from Marrakech and venture through the scenic Atlas Mountains, adorned with lush greenery and inhabited by playful baboon monkeys. Amidst the colorful fields and hills, visit the dam of Beni Mellal. Capture stunning photos in the cedar forest and proceed to Ifrane, fondly known as "Little Switzerland" in Morocco. Embark on a brief city tour of Fez before retiring to your half-board hotel for the night. Day 2: Fez – Chefchaouen After a delightful breakfast at your hotel, set out to explore Fez's maze-like streets and the ancient 7th-century medina, with its vibrant souks, splendid palaces, majestic mosques, and the Mellah. Traverse the Rif mountains and arrive at the enchanting Berber city of Chefchaouen. Accompanied by your knowledgeable guide, meander through the charming whitewashed streets, enlivened by elegantly dressed locals. Spend the night in a local riad, immersing yourself in the city's unique ambiance. Day 3: Chefchaouen – Rabat – Casablanca - Marrakech Embark on a journey to Rabat, the captivating capital of Morocco and the royal residence. Explore the magnificent Hassan Tower, housing the mausoleum of King Mohammed V. Continuing your adventure, arrive in Casablanca and marvel at the grandeur of the Hassan II Mosque, one of the world's largest mosques. Conclude your unforgettable tour as you return to Marrakech. Should you have any specific requests or require further adjustments, feel free to let me know, and I'll be happy to assist!

6 Days Journey Through the Cultural Wonders of Morocco

4. 6 Days Journey Through the Cultural Wonders of Morocco

Day 1: Casablanca - Rabat - Rif Mountains - Chefchaouen: Embark on a Moroccan journey from Casablanca. Visit Rabat's landmarks and drive through the scenic Rif Mountains to reach Chefchaouen. Overnight in Chefchaouen. Day 2: Chefchaouen - Volubilis - Meknes - Fes: Explore Chefchaouen before heading to Fes. Visit Volubilis and Moulay Idriss en route. Discover Meknes' highlights. Overnight in Fes. Day 3: Fes Walking Tour: Enjoy a full-day walking tour of Fes. Visit Bab Bou Jloud, Quaraouine Mosque, Medina Souks, and Tanneries. Return to your Riad in Fes. Day 4: Fes - Ifrane - Midelt - Merzouga Desert: Travel from Fes to Merzouga Desert. Stop in Ifrane and Midelt. Drive through the Atlas Mountains and Ziz Valley. Overnight in Merzouga Desert. Day 5: Merzouga Desert - Rissani - Todgha Gorges - Dades Valley: Witness a sunrise, then depart for Rissani. Explore Todgha Gorges and Dades Valley. Overnight in Dades Valley. Day 6: Dades Valley - Valley of Roses - Ouarzazate - Ait-Benhaddou - High Atlas Mountains - Marrakech: Continue to Marrakech via Valley of Roses and Ouarzazate. Visit Ait-Benhaddou. Cross the High Atlas Mountains. Arrive in Marrakech. Overnight in Marrakech.

Private Morocco tours from casablanca 12 days Desert Tours

5. Private Morocco tours from casablanca 12 days Desert Tours

Day 1 : Casabalanca – Rabat : You arrive at Casablanca airport, where we will meet you and drive to Casablanca, and then to Rabat. In Casablanca, you will see the Hassan II Mosque, the largest mosque outside Mecca. Continuing to Rabat – the capital of Morocco, we will drive to Rabat, the capital of Morocco while You will arrive you can visite Rabat will include the medina, where the Hassan tower and mausoleum of Mohammed V are located. You will also visit the town across the river -Sale – which is quite charming along with the Chellah. The Chellah was a settlement built around the nearby freshwater springs. These then evolved into the Phoenician, then Roman city of Sale, before decaying into ruins, as Rabat moved towards the the north. The sultans of the Merenid dynasty chose to bury their dead here, and it is as a necropolis that the Chellah is most famous. The ruins of Roman Sala are exposed, but it is the minarets of the tomb complex, topped with stork’s nests, that provide the picturesque background to your visit here before you check in to your overnight accommodation in a riad at the heart of the Medina. Day 2 : Rabat – Asilah – Tanger : After breakfast in your riad, we will drive to Tanger via the city of Asilah. Most of the drive will be by the coast. Our first stop will be in Asilah, where you will have the opportunity to explore the city. Asilah is known for it annual festival for the art – most of the walls of the Medina are painted by various famous artists from all over the world. Your visit includes the Skalla fortress, where you will experience a wonderful view of the Medina and the ocean. If time permits, you will have a drive through Tanger where You’ll visit Cap Spartel, the impressive Palace of the sultan, the caves of Hercules and you’ll explore the Kasbah, the medina and the souk. At the souk, you’ll have free time to stroll down its colour and aroma-filled streets and pick up a souvenir Overnight in a traditonal moroccan riad. Day 3 : Tanger – Chefchaouen : After breakfast in your riad, we will drive to chefchaouen “The blue city of Morocco”. Situated at the footstep of 2 higher mountains, Chefchaouen is a beautiful unique city, with its white washed walls and blue doors and windows. Unlike many parts of Morocco, Chefchaouen was occupied by Spain; therefore there is much influence from the Spanish civilisation and Moorish architecture. In the afternoon you will have your own time. This provides the opportunity to wander around unguided or just enjoy some time to yourselves. Overnight in the same riad. Day 4 : CHefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknes – Fes : After breakfast in your riad, you will start travelling to Fes via Ouazzan and the Roman site of Volubilis. After a couple of hours drive, you will get to Volubilis, the well preserved Roman empire dating to 225 BC, where you will see the most beautiful Mosaics in Morocco dating back to 3rd century BC. Here you will have a guided tour of the site and learn a lot about the Roman Empire. After that we travel to Meknes, the Ismaili capital of Morocco. In Meknes we see the fascinating gate Bab Mansour built by the sultan My Ismail; the granary and the Sahrij Souani, used for irrigation and plantation. Your visit includes also the Mulay Ismail Mausoleum. We then continue via the highway to Fes. Overnight accommodation at a fancy riad in the medina. Day 5 : Exploring Fes : After breakfast in your riad, you will start exploring Fes the “the Sprititual City of Morocco”. You will spend the whole morning exploring the Medina and its alleys; visiting most of the sites with cultural and historical interest – including the famous Al Karaouine Mosque and University (the oldest in the world), the Medrasa Bouanania, the Tanneries and the Najjarine fountain. After lunch, we will drive you outside the Medina to see the Royal Palace gate, walk through the Jewish quarter “the Mellah”, and then visit the pottery cooperative. In the afternoon, we will drive you to one of the fortresses to experience an amazing panoramic view of the whole Medina of Fes. Overnight accommodation at the same riad. Day 6 : Fes – Azrou – Midelt – Ziz Valley – Merzouga : After breakfast in your riad, you’ll start travelling southeast to Merzouga via Midelt and Errachidia. Your first stop will be at Ifran, referred to as “the Switzerland of Morocco”, and then to Merzouga via Midlet and the Ziz Valley. During this journey you’ll experience glimpses of the Middle Atlas and Higher Atlas mountains. Stopping at the famous cedar forest – the largest in Morocco – where you may well sight Barbarian apes. You’ll notice how the scenery changes to reveal hints of the desert as you approach the city Er Rachidia. After lunch in Midelt, your journey continues along the luxuriant Ziz Valley, stopping for panoramic views along the way. We will drive through welcoming Berber villages to Erfoud, and then Rissani, the foundation of the Alaouite dynasty – the current ruling royal family in Morocco. Arriving in Merzouga at the end of the day, you’ll be welcomed with a glass of mint tea before you check in to your hotel. Day 7 : Merzouga Area And The Camel Trek : After breakfast in the riad you will start an explorative journey of the area. You’ll visit the Gnawa people, originally slaves brought from Sudan, to experience their music and lifestyle. After that, we will drive in desert area where you will have the opportunity to meet the nomad families still living in berber tents and explore their way of life. Today our lunch will be local meal ( berber pezza ) with a local family. You may also visit the souk in Rissani, a traditional town which was the origin of the ruling family in Morocco and the meeting place of the Caravans trading as far as Timbuctou in Mali. Here you will see a lot of men hooded and women veiled. In the afternoon you will start your guided camel ride, led by an experienced camel man to explore within the sand sea of Merzouga. Overnight at our desert camp where you will have your dinner. For your convenience, the camp is equipped with flush toilets. Day 8 : Merzouga – Todra Gorges – Dades Gorges : Early in the morning your camel guide will wake you up to watch what well may be the best sunrise of your life. Afterwards you will trek back to the village of Merzouga, enroute you couldn’t fail to appreciate the unique beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi sand dunes – changing with the light as the day progresses. After breakfast in your riad, you’ll leave for the Dades Valley, visiting Todra Gorges – the highest, narrowest gorges in Morocco. After lunch within the valley, you will have an optional hour’s hike through the fields where you will enjoy visiting an old mud village, meet locals and learn about the culture. On through Dades Valley, where you will have the opportunity to see majestic sand castles and the amazing rock formations known as “monkey toes”. Overnight accommodation will be in your hotel overlooking the Dades valley. Day 9 : Dades Gorges – Rose Valley -Ouarzazate – Ait benhadou kasbah – Marrakech After breakfast, we’ll continue tour from Fes and we drive through the Dades Valley towards Kalaat Mgouna and Ouarzazate. The route through Dades Valley is named the way of thousand Kasbahs – providing numerous opportunities to take some of your best photographic shots of the trip. We’ll stop at Kalaat Mgouna, “the rose city”, to purchase the rosewater, which will make your linen smell good a long time after your trip is over. Continue to Ouarzazate, “the Hollywood of Africa”. Lunch will be at the famous Ait Ben Haddou kasbah, the largest Kasbah in Morocco. It is recognized by UNESCO as a world patrimony. It is famous as a backdrop for many films, including ‘Lawrence of Arabia’, ‘Gladiator’. Our journey will continue through the majestic Tizi ‘n’ tichka pass (2260 m) over the High Atlas Mountains where you can stop also to explore the process of making the argan oil at the women s cooperatives before arriving to your accommodation in Marrakech. Day 10 : Exploring Marrakech : After breakfast in the riad, you will start exploring Marrakech “the Red City of Morocco”. Your guide will ensure that you see most of the sites with historical and cultural interest – including the famous Jemaa El Fna square, the Koutoubia Mosque, the Saadian tombs; the Palace of Bahia and the Ben Youssef Coranic School. Lunch at a restaurant near the square, then in the afternoon visit the Majorelle Gardens, and have a short visit to the new city of Marrakech. Overnight accommodation will be at the same riad. Day 11 : Marrakech Essaouira day trip : The hustle and bustle of Marrakech quickly slips away as you travel to and enter into the peace and beauty that is Essaouira. This ancient city on the West Atlantic coast of Africa literally means “wall” in the Berber language, and you’ll soon discover why. Travelers from all over the world come here to experience the very special weather, and explore its diverse and unique history.As we leave Marrakech, we drive through lush valleys filled with orange groves, ancient olive trees and working farms on the drive to the coast. After a short while, we arrive in Chichaoua, where we can take a short break for a coffee or snack. Once you have had the chance to refuel a bit, we will continue on, soon coming upon our first signs of the Argan trees. These special trees are valued for their nutritive, cosmetic and numerous medicinal properties. The tree, a relic species from the Tertiary age, is extremely well adapted to drought and other environmentally difficult conditions of southwestern Morocco, and because they are now endangered, they are under the protection of UNESCO. After all of your morning travels, you arrive in Essouira, where you have the chance to wander the ancient streets and can imagine what life existed here in the past. The streets have a genuinely Portuguese feel, after they renamed the city in the 16th century and used it as a port city of their own afternoon we comback to Marrakech. Overnight in authentic riad. Day 12 : Marrakech to Casablanca Airport : After breakfast in your riad, we will drive you to the airport for your departure flight. Your tour ends at the airport.

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