This 9 Days Morocco Imperial Cities And Chefchaouen Tour From Tangier is the best of Morocco's historic Imperial cities, Meknes, Fes, Rabat, and Marrakech with additional time dedicated to Tangier, Chefchaouen, and Casablanca.From Tangier to Tetouen and into the heart of the rif mountains wander the blue-painted streets of Chefchaouen, passed Roman ruins in Volubilis, and through the medieval medina in Fes. Carry on to Morocco's capital, Rabat, before arriving to the modern Casablanca and finishing in the ochre City Marrakech. Discover Morocco's exceptional architecture, ornate artisanship, delicious food, and bustling souks are sure to leave you charmed.
Day 1 – Arrival in Tanger – Asilah
Pick up by our guide who will accompany you during the tour at the estimated time depending on whether you arrive by ferry or plane, departure to the city of Asilah coast, mountainous landscapes. Dinner and accommodation in Riad, located in the heart of the medina, which is the most authentic and historical part of the city.
Day 2 – Asilah – Rabat – Casablanca
Departure in the morning towards Rabat, the political capital of Morocco, through small cities features such as the white sea facing and The visit of the capital will begin to discover the red ocher crenellated walls, length in total, more than 5 km and built by Sultan Yacoub el-Mansour, which give the city a very special character that distinguishes it. We will go through the medina. Continuation, visit the Tower of Hassan II, where the 4 facades are decorated differently from each other, in three shades of pink and another in gray because of the breeze, the remains of the old mosque and the mausoleum of Mohammed V, always next to the tower, a traditional Moroccan work of art, full of fine materials from around the world and splendid decoration, then we return to the new city to see the Royal Palace, official residence of King Mohamed VI. After the visit of the political capital of Rabat, departure to the economic capital of Casablanca. Dinner and accommodation in hotel.
Day 3 – Casablanca – Marrakech
In the morning, we will visit the city from the center and Prince Moulay Abdellah street, the beating heart of the new city. Then you will plunge into the medina passing through the Mohamed V square and the United Nations Square to the Hassan II Mosque, the largest, visitors only inside, through the Maghreb. After the visit we leave for Marrakech, the most famous of the imperial cities. Depending on the arrival time, the possibility of making a first contact with the charm of the famous JAMAA LAFNA square and its surroundings. Dinner and accommodation in hotel.
Day 4 – Marrakech – City tour
Free day to practice the art of bargaining in the souks or discover the most remote places of the medina at your leisure. Dinner and accommodation in Riad / Hotel.
Day 5 – Marrakech – Meknes – Fes
After breakfast, departure to Fez passing through different sites. After a 5-hour journey, arrival at the imperial city of Meknes, we will visit the most interesting sites of this city, this imperial city will begin at the Bab Mansour crossing, the most important and significant among the gates of Meknes. Then departure to Fes where we end our long day. Upon arrival Transfer to the Hotel and relax. Dinner and accommodation in hotel.
Day 6 – Fez – Guided tour of Fez
After breakfast, visit the old town of Fez and its medina, the large piñata and famous throughout the Arab world, entering from the Boujloud Bab, the famous easy gate and heading towards Dar Batha, a Spanish construction by the Arabs that a museum of beautiful houses of popular art, to continue with the visit of Bou Inania the madrasas, the Koranic school of Fez, where the young people Study the Koran between the rooms, the chapel and a wonderful patio. The tour continues through the Suke Chouara tannery to discover the fascinating process of the leather, the first cleaning of the hairs until the most beautiful color with natural dyes. Then we will pass by the Qaraouiyine Mosque, founded in the 9th century by a woman. The visit of the city ends by passing through the square where Seffarine tinkers sluggish and populate the streets of the square and surroundings. Dinner and accommodation in Riad/hotel.
Day 7 – Fes – Volubilis – Chefchaouen
Departure from Fes towards Volubilis, meet on the road to the holy city of Moulay Idriss where you can make a short stop to see the remains of the ancient Roman city of Volubilis, world heritage. In the afternoon arrival in Chefchaouen, and free afternoon to visit the charming blue town. Dinner and accommodation in Riad/hotel.
Day 8 – Chefchaouen – Tangier
After breakfast we take the road back to Tangier crossing the rif mountains, we will pass through Tetouan (the white dove) we will arrive in Tangier around noon, rest of the day free to enjoy the second economic capital of the country.
Day 9 – Tangier – Ferry or Airport
At the indicated time, transfer to the port of Tangier to take the ferry or to the airport for the return plane. Here ends our 9 Days in Morocco From Tangier.
Air conditioned Minivan or 4WD
Bottled water during the tour
Pick up & Drop off from your Accomodation
8 overnight stays in a Riads/Hotel (breakfast included)
Half-board accommodations in selected Hotels/Riad
Official art historian guide during the tour
Experienced Driver Guide
Any service not mentioned in the section includes.
Diners In Casablanca And Marrakech
Tips for guides and drivers