You will be greeted upon your arrival at Mohammad V airport in Casablanca. Then, we will be escorted to your hotel. Overnight AND dinner in Casablanca. (Remember this day can be deleted if you choose to start the tour directly from the airport or your hotel).
Main attractions of the day : Hassan 2 - Ordains Kasbah - Hassan tower - Atlantic Ocean - Wazan - chefchaouen
After breakfast we’ll start exploring Casablanca and Rabat .first Casablanca the main commercial capital of the morocco .we’ll visit Hassan 2 one of the great achievement of morocco architecture and the second largest mosque in the world especially its location, right on the top of the rocky bay above the ocean ,then to Place Mohamed V where the must old government buildings. The tour continue to our capital RABAT there, you’ll see the Hassan Tower built in 12th-century .then the Ordains Kasbah the 11th-century fortress built in Andalusian-style, it gives fine views over to Salé and the Atlantic Ocean. Afterwards we’ll drive through the appealing road of Rif’s villages via Wazan a beautiful small city; we should get to chefchaouen at afternoon to get the first contact of this lovely city. The Dinner and night at a nice picked local riad.
Main attractions of the day : Rif Mountains - The blue city - The Kasbah – Museum
After breakfast your visit in the blue city starts with our local guide.This is one of the loveliest in Morocco. Small and uncrowded, it’s easy to explore, with enough winding paths to keep you diverted first the Kasbah a heavily restored walled fortress that now contains a lovely garden, a small ethnographic Museum, and an even smaller art gallery remember that every part or wall of the city is an attraction. Afterwards we will drive to our Raid for night.
Main attractions of the day : Volubilis - Moulay Idriss city - Babb el-Mansur-Sahrij Souani Basin - Moulay Ismail Mausoleum
After your breakfast in the riad our journey will start towards Volubilis crossing via Wazan and other Rif villages, in Volubilis we will discover the roman ruins and learn about the archeological site of Moroccan history, Then we’ll go to Moulay Idriss A city is built upon the rocky spurs of the Khyber and Tazga hills, with the buildings tumbling down the slopes dramatically..Afterwards we will shift our way to Meknes city the 17th century heritage where we will stop for lunch and hang around the historical huge walls of the medina, Bab el-mansour and enjoy a visit of Moulay ismail s shrine. Afterwards we will drive directly to Fes city where you will spend the night in a fancy riad.
Main attractions of the day : fes city (souks – monuments - alleyways and local craft-work).
After breakfast in your Riad, you will start exploring the country's spiritual capital and our oldest city (FES) .by browsing its lively souks, tangle of photogenic alleyways, and historic monuments. First the Royal Palace gate that makes a welcoming, peaceful between new Fes and the old one .then the Jewish headquarter and the first Mellah ever built in Morocco. Afterwards we’ll start visiting all the sites with cultural and historical interest including the famous Al Qaraouine University – the oldest in the region, the Tanneries and the Attarine museum .after lunch, you’ll see the best area to stay in fes (Fes el Bali) this is the most exotic area in the city and a UNESCO World Heritage site, with its alleyways, and historic monuments such as Medersa BouInaniaand Babb Boujloud (the medina's main gate). For shoppers, Fes el Bali is a paradise of local craft-work with colorful Moroccan slippers, leather-work, metalwork, rainbow-glass lamps, and tiles all displayed at stalls throughout the district. In the afternoon, we’ll visit the new city for a drink.Overnight in a Hotel/Riad.
Main attractions of the day : Atlas Mountains - Ifran - Cedar Forest - Ziz Gorges - ziz valley - fossils - sand dunes - sunset at merzouga
After breakfast we’ll leave Fes to explore the high Atlas Mountains, the most intriguing and beautiful natural regions of Morocco. A historical and physical barrier between the north and the pre-Sahara .starting by ifran a Tidy, ordered city, that feels more like Switzerland relocated to the Middle Atlas .Our trip continues alongside the trailing edge of the Cedar Forest to - Azrou -located up a steep hill through a variety of woods to the famed cedar forests inhabited by endangered Barbary Apes. Passing through Tizi Ntalghamtto where Ziz Gorges provide a rocky passage to Tafilalt oases. Passing by errachidia (you’ll have lunch and enjoy Berber Hospitality beyond borders), then erfoud and rissani stopping for panoramic views along the way of ziz valley .after arriving at Merzouga. You will be welcomed with a glass of mint) in our riad.Its time to relax and feel the desert serenading you the riad the view and the people in the end of this exiting day you’ll admire one of the best sunsets in the world .overnight in your riad.
Main attractions of the day : merzouga sunrise - khamlia - rissani souk - erfoud fossils - camel trek - campfire
We will wake up early in the morning to see the sunrise and return to get breakfast in your riad .today you’ll be our guest in our birth land it’s time to feel and see our lifestyle. We will go all the way round the dunes via the oasis of MERZOUGA, to the nomadic depository, KHAMLIA village (a truly an African village) you’ll visit the Gnawa people, to experience their music and lifestyle. Not far away there’s the lac of Merzouga, with its bird populations, then you’ll leave for Rissani. Once called Sijilmassa, this was the meeting 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. We’ll return to merzouga where you’ll have free time to relax swim and revive the sensation of desert before you mount your camel, guided by an experienced camel man to explore the mysterious sand-sea of the Erg-Chebbi and enjoy the beauty of the Sahara desert, See it! Feel it! Love it. At your nomad tents you’ll have time to relaxed and enjoy the sunset over golden dunes. Words can hardly describe the simple, profound and breathtaking magic of watching the sunset over the golden dunes and finally, you will have dinner in front of the camp, where you will spend your first night under canvas - or if you prefer, under the stars. At your request we can bring Berber nomads musicians to play traditional music with drums and dancing around the campfire. For your convenience, our camp is equipped with western bathrooms and showers.
Main attractions of the day : desert sunrise - the Road of a Thousand Kasbahs - the todgha gorge - dads gorge and road
Your camel man will wake you up early in the morning to watch what well may be the best sunrise Climbing the sand to experience sunrise at Merzouga is a unique experience that is so often embedded in the minds of our visitors .then you’ll camel-trek back to the village of Merzouga admiring the unique beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi sand dunes – changing with their colors as the day progresses. After breakfast in the Raid, you’ll leave for Dads Valley (Road of a Thousand Kasbahs) through Rissani, Erfoud (a historic region and an archaeologist’s delight that is packed with fossils) and Tinghir showing the traditional rural life of this region, a beautifully constructed houses dotting the landscape of the largest oasis .reaching Todra gorges – the highest, narrowest gorges in Morocco- undoubtedly one of the most spectacular natural attractions that Morocco has to offer. The walls of the gorge are cut in the walls of the gorge reaches 300 meters. Afterwards we’ll drive through the Dads Valley, where you’ll see the majestic sand castles and the amazing rock formations known as “monkey toes» and many landscapes of Berber villages. After checking on your raid we’ll get to watch the sunset on tssidrine road.Overnight in our Hotel/Riad.
Main attractions of the day : DADS VALLEY - TODGHA VALLEY - SKOURA - OUARZAZAT.
After breakfast in the hotel we’ll drive through The Dades Valley a fascinating part of the famous Road of a thousand Kasbahs. We’ll stop at Kalaa-Mgouna, “the rose city” famous with its annual festival of roses, to purchase the rosewater, and a lot of cosmetics local products. Continuing on to Skoura and the bird’s valley where the main features are the mud brick Kasbahs especially the Kasbah Ameridil, a well-preserved Kasbah in this area. After some hiking in the valley lunch is in a restaurant overlooking the whole valley. The tour continues to Ouarzazate, “the Hollywood of Africa”, whose geography and beautiful landscapes has attracted many world class movie producers. Here you may choose to visit the studios, containing props used in movies, you may have already seen, such as The Mummy, Gladiator. You’ll get the chance to see Kasbah Taourirt a Hollywood backdrop (Sheltering Sky, Gladiator, and Prince of Persia) .overnight at our riad.
Main attractions of the day : OUARZAZAT – AIT BENHADDOU - MARRAKECH
Waking up in the middle of the desert and watching the color of the city change as the day progress is so refreshing; after breakfast we’ll dive the UNESCO protected Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, one of the most beautiful Kasbahs on this area.The Kasbah has magnificent views of the surrounding palms, before heading to Marrakech via the tizin’tichka pass .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. At afternoon at Marrakech you can have a free time to wander in Djemâa El-Fna and enjoy its charm and have your drinks while enjoying the view from roof restaurants. We’ll get overnight at our local riad in Marrakech.
Main attractions of the day : Marrakech city (Koutoubia Mosque -the Majorelle Garden-Saadian Tombs _Bahia Palace - local markets _Djemâa El-Fna)
Marrakesh is a city that sums up all of Morocco's exotic North African charm. The city's name provided the root for the name of the country itself. with one of our local guide You will visit the Koutoubia Mosque built in 1162 one of the great achievements of our architecture, the Majorelle Garden full of cacti, palms and ferns, are the work of painter Jacques Majorelle, Saadian Tombs This 16th century burial ground is home to the Saadian dynasty full of mosaic tiles; the 19th century Bahia Palace with its beautiful eastern Architecture; after a break for lunch. you will have time to explore the fascinating Souks( local markets ) it’s the town's star attraction you shouldn't miss the Babouche (shoe) Souk, Chouari (carpenter's) Souk, El-Attarine (perfume and spice) Souk and the Cherratine (leather) Souk and the narrow alleys around the Djemâa El-Fna Square where In the evening, you will be enchanted with snake charmers, singers, acrobats, dancers, narrators and story-tellers – moving from one group to another,Night riad
Explore the Souks for chopping – go to hammam-drink tea on a local restaurant
Main attractions of the day : land of Argan – Berber women’s cooperatives
After breakfast in your Riad, we’ll depart for Essaouira. On our way – since this is the land of Argan culture – there’s an opportunity to visit the women’s co-operative of Argan oil where they extract the oil that is famous for its culinary, cosmetic and medical properties. After several stops to take photographs, you will continue your travel to Essaouira stoping in the roote to take many pictures of the souss region .before checking in to your Riad. After dinner you will enjoy walking in this seaside town and feel its lovely wind.
Main attractions of the day : essaouira city (Skala Fortress - Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah Museum - handicrafts - seaside
After breakfast in your riad, we’ll starts visiting Essaouiraone of Morocco's loveliest seaside towns and its preserved 18th-century seaport fortifications have been stamped with a UNESCO World Heritage Site listing .Your own guide fully qualified will allow you to experience Essaouira in the best possible way. First you’ll visit the Skala Fortress, this bastion offers picturesque views over the fishing port and the Île de Mogador, the port, Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah Museum a fusty museum has a small collection of jewellery, costumes, woodcarving and weapons from the region. You’ll get to walk through the alleys of the medina and past the hundreds of handicrafts. Essaouira is known for its strong winds most of the year so it is known as the “City of the wind”. Our visit includes the Mellah – the Jewish headquarter, and the beach. There is an annual festival of “Gnawa music”, where many musical groups come from different parts of Africa and the world. Usually it starts in the third week of June, so if your trip coincides with this, you have the option to extend your stay for an extra day. 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 accommodation at our Riad in the Medina
Main attractions of the day : fishing cities - Seafood - the second largest mosque - El Jadida - Oualid - Essaouira-road to the coast - Mazagan
Today we are going to leave Essaouira toward Casablanca ‘the commercial center of Morocco’ through the road to the coast, while admiring the views. We will pass by Safi one of the great fishing cities then Oualida where you can enjoy delicious seafood in this wonderful place. After lunch we will continue to Casablanca via El Jadida (was known as Mazagan), this ancient medina was established in 1513 by the Portuguese. Once in Casablanca, visiting Hassan 2 the second largest mosque in the world especially its location, right on the tip of the rocky bay above the ocean ,then to Place Mohamed V. Finally you will be driven back to your riad/hotel for the night.
Julie and Mark, June 2018, Brazil
Matthias and Shanthi, April 2017, United Kingdom
Robert and his family, March 2017, USA
Jack, September 2018, United States
nick and his father, May 2018, Holland