Meeting is in Casablanca Mohamed V airport. Let’s begin your 16 days tour from Casablanca airport. In Casablanca we visit the Hassan II mosque, the second biggest religious site after Mecca. The Mosque has a view out to the Atlantic Ocean and part of it is established on the sea. After a short city tour f Casablanca. We continue to Rabat, the administrative capital of Morocco. Rabat is modern, spacious with nice gardens. The visit of Rabat includes the Hassan Tower, The façades of the royal palace, the Oudaya Kasbah. Lunch is in Rabat. We drive the rest of the journey to Meknès. Check into the hotel.
Meknes is another Moroccan imperial city like Rabat. It holds the ville nouvelle and the Medina. It was the capital of the Sultan Moulay Ismail during the 17 century, and it was besieged by huge walls for protection. Sightseeing includes Moulay Ismail mausoleum, the basin Swani, the Jewish cemetery and the old cereal storage rooms. Afternoon drive will take us to Chefchaouen with a stop in the roman ruins of volubilis.
Free morning in Chefchaouen. You will admire the blue city and meet friendly locals. After lunch, we drive our way to Fez.
Check into the hotel.
Fez or Fes is the first Moroccan imperial city. It holds a wealth of attractions and described as the spiritual centre of Morocco. It is 03 towns at one: Fes el Bali, fes Jdid and the French town. Hiring a local guide in Fez is essential to have a complete visit. Start the journey with a visit of royal palace façades then the ceramics and poetry looking at hand made artefacts. You move with your guide to explore the ancient city of Fez which holds the Tanneries and the vibrant alleys of the old quarter. You will admire the bustling streets of the Medina where merchants open their shops and expose their merchandise. In the evening, we collect you back to the hotel.
Accommodation is in Ryad at the heart of the medina.
After breakfast, we depart to Merzouga. On the road we cross several Berber towns: Imouzzèr a small town that gives out to Sais plains, then Ifrane a summer resort town in the Middle Atlas Mountains. We drive to Azrou Cedar forest for monkey pictures and then to Midelt for lunch. In the afternoon, we carry on to Merzouga through Errachidia, Erfoud and Rissani. Overnight stay in Merzouga.
Today’s itinerary reconciles with Fez Merzouga long distance. Time will be devoted to explore around ERG Chebbi. We tour the Sandy dunes of Erg Chebbi that stretches in the Sahara desert across 30 km long and 10 km width. It is a gift from nature, and it inspires locals and guests alike. Sunrise and sunset are among the highlights. In the same day, we meet nomad families who take care of their animals. They live in nomad tents and they depend on grazing to win a living. We head to Rissani to visit the local market and to explore examples of ancient villages. Nearby Merzouga we listen to Gnawa music. At the afternoon you ride your camel to the camp where night will be spent and dinner is served on the place. You enjoy the view of the sand dunes and the serenity of the desert. Sleep well!
Today, be ready for the adventure across the wildrenss of Moroccan desert. We will be visiting Nomad people. After breakfast we set off for the small village of Ramlia driving on off road. After the village of Taouz the road turned to be off road. The area spectacular and the views differ from rocks to dried Wadis (rivers).
Accommodation is in a local guesthouse.
Aghbalou Ramlia Camp
We set off for Kelaa. We drive on the asphalt way to Alnif. we stop in Tinjdad for lunch. In the afternoon, we continue to Tinghir, famous for the amazing Todgha Gorges. They are cliffs that rise up to 300 meters among which the clean river flows. The palm groves stretch along the river giving a unique view. To the way to the gorges stand the old Ksar which is partially inhabited. Night will be spent in a hotel nearby.
After breakfast, we drive on the valley of roses to admire the spectacular views of the area. We return back to Kelaa Mgouna from where we drive to Skoura. The Kasbah of Amridil is a well treat for this journey. After the visit we drive to Ouarzazate. Lunch time and visit of Studion of Cinema and Tourirt Kasbah. At the evening, we take you to the hotel.
After breakfast, we visit the Taourirt Kasbah, and we drive to Ait Ben Haddou village that holds the most impressive Kasbah in Morocco. In the UNESCO protected site, many movies have been shot. After lunch, we drive the rest of the Itinerary to Marrakech through the highest Atlas Mountains.
Check into the hotel
Today time devoted to explore the red city of Marrakech. We begin the local visit with a wander in the Majorelle gardens. Moreover, we visit the Koutoubia Mosque, the Saadyin tombs, the Bahia Palace, and the busiest street of the Medina. Afternoon is at leisure. You might go for a walk and enjoy the open spectacle of the Djemaa el Fna main square where you attend a nonstop performance. Musicians, acrobats, story tellers, water sellers, scent of Barbecue, orange jus…all these characteristics give the place a high reputation.
After breakfast, we set off for the small mountainous village of Imilil. One of the best destinations for experienced mountaineers. You do some trekking on the highest peaks of Toubkal Mountains. We take the time to enjoy the enchanting views of enclosed valley with lovely pictures. We meet local people and see how they practice agriculture on tiny places. After an active trek, we check into the hotel.
This itinerary combines the mysterious allure of Marrakech and the and the relaxed coastal vible of Essaouira. After breakfast we depart to Essaouira which is less than 3 hours from Marrakech. Essaouira is a windy town that gives out to the Atlantic ocean with a harbour. it has a rich history and was a portugaise establishment during the 16 century. Today, you will change the busiest atmosphere of Marrakech with the vibles of Essaouira. You enjoy your time walking in the Medina and taste a savourous fish dish in the port. Night in riad maison du Sud Essaouira.
Free day: explore the city of Essaouira at your rhythm.
Morning drive to Marrakech. Free evening: have last touches and shopping at the Market.
After Breakfast and at the appropriate time we transfer you to the airport. Far well!