Casablanca Grand tour 11 Days, ideal tour to visit South East of Morocco departure from Casablanca end visit in Marrakech.
We will collect you from your riad & go to visit Hassan II mosque before we take our route to Morocco’s capital “Rabat”. In Rabat we will have chance to find out some historical site of the city, we will visit the Royal palace, the heritage of Chellah, Mohamed V mausoleum as well as Hassan tower. After touring around these sites, we take our direction leaving Rabat to Meknes where we will spend over night in riad.
After breakfast in riad, our local guide will take around Meknes exploring its fantastic views, backdrop. You will have great chance to see & visit Moulay Ismail ruins, traces like Moulay Ismail Mausoleum, ancient wheat store, royal palace, Bab Mensour, and Swani basin. Afterwards, we leave Meknes heading to Volubilis to discover Roman traces. Once we get into Vulibilis we will be accompanied with a local guide to explore and learn about the Roman history in volubilis. After having visited the ruins, we will change direction towards “Fez”. Our journey will end in the so-called scientific capital of Morocco Fez city where we spend the night in a riad/hotel
After breakfast in your Riad, you will start exploring the oldest city in Morocco, walking in its alleys and small streets. We will try to visit the most historical monuments: the Royal Palace gate, the Jewish headquarter, the first Mellah ever built in Morocco, built during the 16th century. We will ensure that you visit all sites with cultural and historical interest including the famous Al Qaraouine University, the oldest in the region, the Tanneries, the Attarine museum and Mulay Idriss mausoleum. After lunch, you will visit the tiles cooperative and then experience a wonderful panoramic view over the whole Medina of Fes.
We meet you in your riad / hotel then we head south to see the beautiful city of Ifrane and we pass through the Middle Atlas Mountains to Azrou and Here we will stop at the cedar forests to see monkies as well as to have some pictures. Subsequently, we drive via Tizi Ntalghamt pass to the city of apple “Midelt” and we will continue our way to discover the magnificent Ziz Gorges. As long as we pass the city of Midelt, you will see the characteristics of the desert as we approach the city of Errachidia. Here we will have a break for lunch then we continue our trip via Ziz Valley to join Erfoud, Rissani and finally arrive to our destination Merzouga. After a short break having a glass of mint tea, leaving our luggage in the Hotel and getting ready to take a camel ride to spend over night in Berber camp in the heart of Erg Chebbi Dunes which are the highest sand dunes in North Africa. We will get into Berber tents after 2 hours of camel trekking. The tents are well equipped with all requirements you will need. Once we have dinner we will surround a bonfire and enjoy traditional Berber drums as well as Berber funny riddles.
Wake up early dawn to see the beauty of sunrise in the desert. Subsequently, you take camels back to the hotel. After having breakfast and shower, you have free day around, you will have a unique opportunity to visit Gnaoua village “ black people” originated and derived from Mali, Niger, Burkinafasso. They will entertain you with their authentic instruments. After spending a worthwile moment with Gnaoua, we drive to Rissani city to see the largest market of the region. People from all surrounding areas accede to this city to buy their life requirements. Lunch in this city “Rissani”. Afterwards, we go back to Erg Chebbi.
After breakfast in hotel, we collect our luggage and getting ready to say goodbye to Merzouga driving towards Todra Gorges to discover the magic streams running permanently with water. After the visit of Todra gorges, then we continue our way to Dades valley enjoying the nature landscape of gorges. Spend Over night in hotel.
After breakfast in riad, we will take a walk in gorge area before we take the off road track to have a visit in nomad caves. Afterwards, we will continue our way to join Ouarzazate via Kelaat M’gounaand Skoura. We will get into Ouarzazate in an early evening. Spend over night.
You will have a free day, a leisure’s day to visit and walk around this Hollywood city. You can visit Taourirt Kasbah as well as the Atlas Film Studio.
After breakfast we will leave Ouarzazate heading to visit the World Heritage Site “Ait Benhaddou Kasbah”. Subsequently, we will continue our exotic journey to the traditional Berber Village of Telouet. Before joining the route to Marrakech via Tizi-N-tichka, we will have our lunch. Getting into Marrakech in a early evening.
After breakfast in riad, we start our journey sightseeing the city of Marrakech “the red city of Morocco”, it was founded in the XII century by Almoravidian dynasty. We will insist on to see the most important cites oh cultural and historical heritage. You will have great chance to visit Saadiyin Tomb, Majorelle Gardens, Koutoubia Tower. Moreover, our guide will lead you to see Bahia square, the Souk of the city, and then you go to join the famous square of the medina where you will see and discover the fascinating serpent’s magician, “funny seminars” where some professional or humorous people tell fabulous and nice jokes, riddles…On the afternoon, you will have free time to walk around and see, discover other places of the city by yourself.
Take you from riad to the airport.
End of your tour: Casablanca Grand tour 11 Days.
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NOTE: contact us and we will prepare the trip to your needs and requirements.