Morocco Tour Culture & Nature8 DAYS, 7 NIGHTS
Day 1: Arrival to Casablanca and free sightseeing
Reception at Casablanca airport. And transfer to your hotel. The economic capital of Morocco awaits you. Recommended city tour: the large esplanade of the United Nations, surrounded by the courthouse, the prefecture and the residential district of Anfa. And take the time to visit the impressive Hassan II mosque (possible visit outside public holidays and Fridays).
And you will also make a detour via the avenue Mohamed V to admire the façades "art deco".
Overnight in hotel in Casablanca.
Day 2: Casablanca - Meknes (3 hours)
Early in the morning, delivery of your vehicle then you leave for Meknes. You can stop in Rabat, the administrative capital, to visit the medina and in particular the old Jewish quarter. We also advise you to visit the Hassan tower and the Mohammed V mausoleum, built in homage to the king who died in 1961 and the mosque of Mechouar.
Continuation towards Meknes and its famous gates of Bab el Mansour and Bab el Khamis, its granaries, its stables of Moulay Ismaïl, and its basin of Sahrij Swani, cousin of that of the Menara in Marrakech.Dinner and overnight in a riad in Meknes.
Day 3: Meknes - Volubilis (about 2h30)
End of the visit of Meknes in the morning before going to discover the Roman site of Volubilis nearby. Arrival in the afternoon in Fes. Installation in riad and first discovery of the medina, undoubtedly the most beautiful of the Arab world.Night in riad
Day 4: Fez City Tour
Day dedicated to Fez, the oldest of imperial cities, which for centuries was the cultural and religious center of the Muslim west. Discover the most beautiful medina in the Arab world: the Bou Inania medersa, the place Néjarine with its beautiful fountain decorated with mosaics and the many souks.
Visit the Batha folk art museum, the Royal Palace and merinid tombs from where you have a bird's eye view of the city and its ramparts. Night in riad.
Day 5: Fes - Azrou - Ouzoud (about 5h)
Departure for Ouzoud waterfalls via Ifrane, ski resort located in the middle of a vast clearing and continuation to Azrou, summer resort known for its artisanal cooperative. Crossing the Middle Atlas. Arrival in the afternoon in Ouzoud early enough to go for a walk to the most famous waterfalls of the Atlas. You may be lucky enough to see maggot monkeys in the cedar forests.
Night in an inn on the spot.
Day 6: Ouzoud - Marrakech (about 2 hours)
You will have the time to make a last morning walk before taking the road to arrive in Marrakech. The Jemaa el Fna square, the living heart of the city, awaits you unless you prefer to enjoy the calm of your riad. Dinner and overnight in a riad.
Day 7: Marrakech
Day dedicated to Marrakech, former imperial city. You will be able to discover the majestic silhouette of the Koutoubia, the Saadian tombs, the palace of Bahia, seat of the grand Vizir Ba Ahmed dating from the end of the XIXth century and the Dar Si-Said museum, former house of the brother of the Vizier, transformed into Museum of Fine Arts. Do not miss the souk of the dyers, that of the leather while passing by that of the spices. Dinner and overnight in a riad.
Day 8: Marrakech - Casablanca
Transfer to Casablanca airport. 2 hours by the highway. Possibility also to leave from Marrakech airport.
Included servicesAll land transfers
Cook and all food
Camels to carry the luggage and camp equipment
Nights in hotels and camps
Not included servicesSoft drinks