Imperial Cities tour Morocco
(8 days / 7 nights)
Marrakesh – Fes – Volubilis – Meknes – Rabat – Casablanca
This tour is the ideal tour for those who love Moroccan culture en history.
Day 1: Marrakesh
By arrival at the airport of Marrakesh you will find our driver who will take you to your Riad or hotel.
Day 2: Marrakesh
Today you will learn to know the city of Marrakesh. After breakfast, you visit, under the guidance of a French/English speaking guide, the Koutoubia mosque, the Palace of Bahia and Menara. In the afternoon you will visit the Jemaa-El-Fna Square (the beating heart of Marrakesh) and the colourful and scented alleys of the Souk. Dinner will be served in Jemaa-El-Fna.
Day 3: Marrakesh – Beni Mellal – Fes (480 km)
We leave Marrakesh and drive direction Fez through Ben Mellal, in between the Middle Atlas Mountains, the vast plain of Tadla and beautiful landscapes. We will take a break for lunch.
Afterwards we continue direction Fes. We pass Ifrane, the well-known ski-resort in the Middle Atlas. We stay the night in Riad, on half board.
Day 4: Fes
Today we discover one of the oldest and most beautiful imperial cities of Morocco, the spiritual capital of the country. In the morning we visit the most important curiosities of this city: the Medressa’s (religious universities), the Najarine square, the mosque of Karaouine, the museum of Mouly Idriss. Lunch is served at the Medina (the old city). In the afternoon there is a visit to Fes El-Jedid, the Royal Palace, the School of Koran, the Jewish quarter and the Souk. We continue to the Riad in Medina for dinner and overnight stay.
After breakfast, we leave Fes to visit the Roman ruins of Volubilis (a Unesco World Heritage Site), the most important Roman ruins of Morocco, afterwards we pay a visit at Mouly Idriss, one of the holiest towns in the country. We continue for Meknes, de 4th imperial city of Morocco. In the afternoon, visit of the important monuments of the city: Bab El Mansour, Lahdim square, and Mouly Ismaïl museum. Then we drive along to Meknes to get to your accommodation.
Day 6: Meknes – Rabat – Casablanca (246 km)
After breakfast, we leave for Rabat, the administrative capital of Morocco. We visit the Hassan Tower, The Mohammed V Museum, and the Royal Palace…. We drive on to Casablanca, the economical capital and the great metropolis of Morocco. In Casablanca we visit the Mosque Hassan II, the most important monument of the city. We take dinner and stay overnight in Casablanca.
Day 7: Casablanca – Marrakesh (243 km)
You travel back to Marrakesh where you can enjoy, for half a day, the pleasures of the city: shopping, trip in the Souk where you can find everything like jewellery, herbs, tapestry, lamps, textiles and so on. You stay the night in a Riad. Dinner is served in a traditional restaurant in Medina where you have a great view on the Jemaa-El-Fina Square.
Day 8: Marrakesh
Transfer to the airport of Marrakesh, depending on the take-of of your flight.
Information about the tour:
– French/English/Spanish speaking local guide in Marrakesh and Fes
– Private transportation during the excursion (4×4 or minibus with driver)
– 7 nights in half board
– Transfer from and to the airport
– Local taxes
– International flights
– Tickets to the sites
– Drinks and lunches
this tour can start from Marrakesh, Casablanca, Fes, …. Depending on your flight. For more information, please contact us
depending on the number of travellers and hotel category.
For more information, please contact us.