Casablanca To Fes 11 days
11 DAYS 10 NIGHTS CASABLANCA RABAT FES DESERT MARRAKECH
Itinerary is a great way to experience the beautiful scenery of the different part of Morocco's kingdom, including imperial cities atlas mountains road cost and sahara desert.
You will have the opportunity to learn about daily life, traditions, culture, natural history, and architecture. While we have planed the following trips according to our favorite travel spots and added some adventure, we are happy to accommodate your tastes and schedule should you like to modify an itinerary.
DAY 1 : CASABLANCA
Arrive in Casablanca airport, the economic capital of Morocco you will be met and welcomed by your private tour guide who will take you to your Casablanca hotel. Depending on arrival time, you will visit the city, including the Hassan II, the third biggest mosques in the world and the road coast.
DAY 2 : CASABLANCA -RABAT / FES
in the morning after breakfast, you will leave towards Fes. Via Rabat, the capital administrative of the kingdom and the officially residence of the best King med 6, for lunch and a you will have the time to enjoy the beautiful coastal city , including the Hassan II mausoleum Kasbah laoudaya, challah, the royal palace and the parliament . After lunch you will continue on to Fes, the spiritual capital of Morocco.
DAY 3 : FES GUIDED TOUR
After your usual light breakfast you will meet your guide at the hotel/riad for a briefing before to start leading you to discovering one of the world’s largest walled in cities Fes medina. You will explore the narrow streets lined with fresh fruit, mounds of spices, intricately woven Berber carpets, the tanneries and many other art objects of Morocco. For lunch you will eat in a traditional Moroccan restaurant in the heart of the medina, after lunch you will complete the tour to the outside of the medina in order to visit to the King’s Palace, the Jewish quarter and the potters.
DAY 4 : VOLUBILIS / MEKNES / FES
in the morning around 9.30 am, you’ll start the Popular day trips from Fez. Your first stop will be in the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis. Where you will spend the morning exploring the 2000-year-old ruins and getting a picture of life during the Roman Empire. Then a visit to Moulay Idris one of the holiest cities in Morocco. After lunch, your tour guide will take you again to enjoy Morocco's third Imperial city – Meknes including the famous square lahdim, Bab mansoor, moulay Ismail mausoleum and the stable of 12000 horses. You will return to Fes in the evening for dinner.
Day 5: FES-IFRAN-AZROU -MIDELT- ZIZ VALLEY-ERFOUD
Today you will have a full travel day through the diverse landscapes of the Middle Atlas Mountains, gateway to the South of Morocco that makes it so unique. Traverse the fertile landscape and arrive at the first Berber town Immouzzer, This area is well-known for many caves where some berbers still live inside them, then Ifran or The moroccan Switzerland which is the second cleanest City in the world who built by the French in 1930.Then continue through the cedar forests (NATIONAL PARK OF IFRAN) to meet with a Troup of [macac?] monkeys. Lunch will be in a small Berber village zaida (Berber barbecue village). Then you will take a scenic drive through the Ziz valley. Overnight accommodation and dinner will be at Ziz Valley or Erfoud in a hotel local-style, located right on the oases.
Please note: Today’s drive is approximately 8-9 hours
Day 6: ERFOUD-ERISSANI MERZOUGA AREA / DESERT BERBER CAMP.
After a light breakfast, you will have the option to hike for an hour within the valley, where you will meet local Berber families and learn about their cultures and geography or simply relax by the pool in the hotel. Then you will leave towards merzouga via the small town of Erfoud to visit the Fossils Exhibition, and Errissani to visit an inhabited Ksar (Berber village) and to taste the medfouna for lunch, a delicious local Berber pizza, it’s a lively town with a frequent market days. In the afternoon, your private driver will take you into the Sahara desert, There, you can wash up at the hotel and after some rest, you will mount your camels for a beautiful trek to your desert camp, enjoying Berber music and dinner (cooked by your camel man guide) under the stars and spend the night in nomadic tent.
OVERNIGHT MERZOUGA (DESERT CAMP)
Day 7: MERZOUGA - TODGHA GORGES - DADES VALLEY.
n the morning Very Early your camel man will wake you up to watch the best sunrise of your life on the top of the dune in the Sahara Desert, and ride home. Once in Merzouga, enjoy a refreshing swim or shower and grab a light breakfast before hitting the road for the High Atlas Mountains! We will then head back to the Todgha Gorge where you will be free in the afternoon to explore the gorge (600 feet high), Later you will drive to Boumalne dades where you’ll see the majestic sand castles and the amazing rock creation of Tamnalt Hills as "monkey toes". And stopping for a panoramic view of dades valley. Overnight accommodation and dinner will be at Dades Valley.
OVERNIGHT BOUMALEN DADES
Day 8: DADES VALLEY – KASBAH AIT BEN HADDOU -MARRAKECH
In the morning of your last day of your tour, you will leave towards Marrakech through the Rose Valley of Kelaa M’Gouna witch is known for its rose agriculture. Today is also the day of thousand Kasbahs where you will explore a few on your own or with a guide. Once in Ourzazate, you will have the option of Visit the Kasbah of Taourirt, which is the most important historical building in Ouarzazate, built in 1754, by Glaoui tribe, or Africa’s Hollywood, where Gladiator, Star Wars, and Game of Thrones has been filmed, and visiting the famous Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, wich is the biggest and oldest Kasbah village in Morocco and which is now classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. after lunch drive through the spectacular Tizi n’ Tichka Pass before descending past charming mountains and Berber villages towards Marrakech .
Day 9: MARRAKECH - PRIVATE GUIDED TOUR OF MARRAKECH
After your usual light breakfast you will meet your guide at the hotel/riad for a briefing before leading you to discover the red city Marrakech. The sightseeing tour will cover several impressive sights: The Koutoubia mosque, the Majorelle Gardens and the Bahia Palace. Another half day walk through the colorful souks of Marrakech. Enjoy a sunset mint tea drink and a dinner overlooking the exciting Jamaa El Fna Square from a terrace of a café or restaurant.
Day 10: MARRAKECH – CASABLANCA
Your last day of travel will take you back to Casablanca where you began your voyage 10 days before.
DAY 11 : CASABLANCA / AIRPORT
you will be transferred to the airport for departure