12 Day Tour from Casablanca Authentic Morocco Tour
DAY 1 : ARRIVAL IN CASABLANCA
Your adventure starts in Casablanca, Morocco’s largest city and the country’s main port. Casablanca is also the most cosmopolitan of Morocco’s cities, with nightclubs, fast food chains and high end boutiques which you can visit after your private transportation picks you up from the airport and takes you to your hotel. 12 Day Tour from Casablanca Authentic Morocco Tour
DAY 2: CASABLANCA – RABAT
After a relaxing night, breakfast will be served in your hotel the next morning and your driver and guide will be waiting for you to take you to one of Casablanca’s most beautiful sights, the Hassan II Mosque known for is breathtaking beauty. Non-muslims are allowed inside, but in case you decide not to enter there is much to see in the outside as well outside as well. The journey will take you next to the capital city of Rabat, our final stop of the day where you will be spending the night in your hotel or raid.
DAY 3 : RABAT – MEKNES – VOLUBILIS – FES
After breakfast in the hotel we will continue exploring Rabat with a visit to the Chellah an old Roman city and one of Rabat’s most evocative sights. Today the abandoned city is overgrown by fruit trees and wild flowers and is the perfect place for a walk before taking the road to our next destination, the imperial city of Meknes. Meknes was one-time home of the Moroccan sultanate Moulay Ismail, here you will explore this historic place and be captivated by its magic and unique medina. Later on our journey will take us to the archaeological ruins of Volubilis the ruins are an outstanding example of the different kinds of civilizations that made Morocco their home, and are still present in today’s cultural traditions in the country. Your will be able to explore the ruins and walk through this historic place. Finally we will arrive at the ancient city of Fez, the cultural capital of Morocco and one of the most complete medieval Islamic cities in the world. Your adventure for today ends here in your hotel or riad were you can rest and freshen up. 12 Day Tour from Casablanca Authentic Morocco Tour
DAY 4 : FES SIGHTSEEING
Today your local tour guide will meet you at your hotel and help you discover the city’s most amazing places such as medersa bou inania, medersa el-attarine, Fes el Bali the city’s oldest neighborhood and many more charming sites, tonight you will spend a second night in your hotel or riad in Fez. 12 Day Tour from Casablanca Authentic Morocco Tour
DAY 5 : FEZ – IFRAN – MIDELT – ZIZ VALLEY – ERFOUD – RISSANI – MERZOUGA
After breakfast you will get to discover more of the enchanting city of Fez before we take the road in direction to the neighboring town of Ifrane also known as the Switzerland of Morocco because of its similar architecture. After exploring the city, we will continue the journey to Midelt, a very small town that sits between the Middle and High Atlas, the landscape of this place offers some breathtaking views, especially of the eastern High Atlas which seems to rise out of nowhere. Midelt will provide us with a handy break before our next destination, the oasis town of Erfoud chosen by many film makers for the beautiful oasis landscapes and captivating magic. We will pass by the city of Rissani, this city has gained popularity as a destination where visitors can still experience the true mystique of Morocco and where tradition and culture are a way of life. We will finally arrive at the Saharan town of Merzouga. Here we will pick up supplies for your desert trip the Erg Chebbi desert. We will reach our final stop at sunset giving you the opportunity for a 90 minute camel ride with incredible views. You will spend the night in a Berber camp where you will enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner, and sleep under the stars or in tents at the desert camp.
DAY 6 : DESERT DREAMS: CULTURE & TRADITIONS
You will wake up to the majestic Sahara sunrise and enjoy a traditional Moroccan breakfast after which you will be free to explore and walk among the desert sand dunes. This day a visit to the scared city of Rissani is programmed. This is the place where Moulay Ali Sherif of the Alaouite Dynasty is buried. Later on lunch will be held in the colorful Rissani souk you can enjoy a traditional berber pizza, a dish unique to the region and after lunch you will go back to the the Kasbah Hotel where you can shower freshen up and relax. If you wish you can visit the house of an authentic nomad family and share a glass of tea with them and good conversation or simply enjoy the desert sunset.
DAY 7 : MERZOUGA – ERFOUD – TODRA GORGE – DADES VALLEY
Today you will be woken up by an amazing sunrise in the desert and after breakfast we will head back to the town of Merzouga and continue our way to our next destination. We will continue driving through the valley of ziz were you will be able to appreciate the hypnotizing beauty of nature in this region. Our next destination is the city of Tinejdad, a small city located in the province of Erachidia. The road will take us to a 300m-deep fault that splits limestone into a deep ravine at some stages wide enough for a crystal-clear river to cut through. The gorge is part of a landscape of gravity defying rocks stacked in all shades of red that give the impression they might crumble in front of your eyes. 12 Day Tour from Casablanca Authentic Morocco Tour
DAY 8 : DADES VALLEY – ROSES VALLEY – SKOURA – OUARZAZATE
The morning starts surrounded by the beauty of the valley, after enjoying breakfast at your hotel we will continue the journey through the valley of the roses. This valley provides some of the most spectacular scenery of the south, this is where a large part of Morocco’s rose and rose water production occurs. Our trip continues to the city of Ouarzazate, a city of vibrant culture and artistic traditions. Ouarzazate is a quiet province of incredible beauty and it is also known for its film studios that you will be able to visit if you wish. . You will spend the night in a lovely hotel near the gardens.
DAY 9 : OUARZAZATE- AIT BENHADDOU – ATLAS MOUNTAINS – MARRAKECH
The morning starts surrounded by the beauty of the city and the gardens from other side, after enjoying breakfast at your hotel we will continue the journey to our next stop , Our adventure will take us north toward Ait Benhaddou an ancient city scenery for numerous Hollywood movies because of its incomparable beauty. You will have the opportunity to walk through its captivating alleyways and explore its magic. Next we will reach the Kasbah of Telouet this Kasbah has a very interesting and particular history , located in a fertile valley . The journey ends by taking the road through the Atlas Mountains where you will be able to witness some of the the mosts amazing and beautiful landscapes of Morrocco, until we arrive at our final destination the city of Marrakech for the overnight in your Riad .
DAY 10 : MARRAKECH SIGHTSEEING
Today your local tour guide will pick you up at your hotel and help you discover city’s most amazing places such as El Badi palace, Bahia palace, the Menara gardens, the Koutoubia Mosque and during the evening you can binge on all kinds of street food in the Djemaa-El-Fna plaza. You will spend the night in your hotel where you can freshen up for the adventure that awaits you. 12 Day Tour from Casablanca Authentic Morocco Tour
DAY 11 : DAY TRIP TO ESSAOUIRA
Your private transportation and trip advisor will be picking you up in your hotel early in the morning and the journey to the harbor fishing town of Essaouira begins. This is a Moroccan city that retains its traditional lifestyle, but the city is better known for its incredible weather making it a top destination for surfers around the world. If you enjoy surfing this is the perfect location for you. We will visit the world famous Mogador beach where you can go for a swim but in case surfing or swimming are not your thing you can enjoy a peaceful walk by the shore. The city has a unique combination of Moroccan and Portuguese architecture that gives it a unique charm and you will be free to explore the ancient medina and get lost in its alleyways. Our trip ends in the late afternoon heading back to Marrakech dropping you off in the location you prefer.
DAY 12 : MARRAKECH – TRANSFER TO AIRPORT
Depending on your departure time you will have the chance to continue exploring the city until your private transportation picks you up in your hotel and takes you to the airport. 12 Day Tour from Casablanca Authentic Morocco Tour
► Hotel pick-up and drop of
► Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle. fuel and tolls
► Entrance fees
► Services of a qualified English-speaking driver
► 10 nights Accommodation in well recommended hotels / Kasbahs / Riads
► One night in a Traditional Berber Tents
► Camel Ride (Camel per each individual)
► Breakfast and dinner daily
► Lunch and drinks
► Tips and gratuities
► Pick-up from the Casablanca airport
12 Day Tour from Casablanca Authentic Morocco Tour