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Imperial Cities and Desert
10 Days / 9 Nights

From Casablanca to Casablanca

10 Days / 9 night Imperial cities of Morocco and desert tour from Casablanca, Our team will meet you in the Airport of Casablanca and show you one of interesting places of Morocco include the Imperial cities such as: The capital of Morocco RABAT, The economic capital CASABLANCA, The cultural center Fes, also to the desert tours where you will find yourself enjoying monkeys climbing in Cedar forest and Ifran the Moroccan Switzerland city, the 1000 Palm tree of Ziz valley, Camel trekking in the Sahara with its sandy dunes, Berber villages, Grand Canyon, centuries old Kasbahs and high Atlas Mountains then to Marrakech with its famous square and medina.

1st Day: Arrival in Casablanca airport

Our teams will pick-up you from Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport and transfers to hotel

2nd Day: Casablanca Hassan II Mosque – Rabat

After breakfast visit Hassan II Mosque, the Corniche, Mohammed V place, United Nations place, law court, the prefecture, central post office than departure for Rabat which is Moroccan capital, arrival here we will have a historical guided visit to see: Kingdom Palace, Mausoleum of Mohammed V the grandfather and father of the present king are buried here, Hassan Mosque, a wonder of the medieval Moorish world with its great minaret left unfinished when its founder died in 1199 the Chellah necropolis and Kasbah Oudaya. Then overnight in hotel

3rd Day: Rabat Mekns Volubilis – Fez

After breakfast, departure to Meknes, the 16th century capital whose ruler, Moulay Ismail, modeled himself on Frances Sun King, Louis XIV.: historical guided visit of Meknes, after we drive to Fes via the Roman ruins of Volubilis, a UNESCO World Heritage site, then night in Fez,

4th Day: Fez

All day devoted for visiting Fez, the oldest of the imperial cities, home to the worlds first university dating from the 9th century and one of the most complete medieval cities in existence. Surrounded by huge defensive walls, it seems suspended in a time warp, somewhere between the middle Ages and the modern. Here we will have our local guide in the medieval Medina you will be visiting the famous tanneries and the Karaouine mosque. After lunch, in a typical Moroccan restaurant in the Medina, you ll visit the Merenid tombs and experience a wonderful panoramic view of the city. Accommodation will be at Riad in Fes.

5th Day: Fes Ifran- Ziz Valley -Merzouga

In the morning after breakfast depart to Merzouga via Ifran Moroccan Swiss style of town and cedar forests it where that we will stop for a while to enjoy seeing monkeys climbing the cedar trees. Then Lunch is in Midelt, The apple capital, at the foot of the Ayachi Mountain. We continue over the Tizi-n-Talremt pass and through the Ziz Valley, which is particularly well-known for its palm trees and the length of the oasis. All along the road there are innumerable ksars, small villages of individual houses. From here we reach Er Rachidia and then Erfoud, famous for its date festival and fossils, until we got there we continue to our hotel located right next to the golden sands: The Dunes of Merzouga, after will go with the camels on the dunes to enjoy the Sun set on the dunes and to sleep in Tent (an unforgettable night.) Dinner and overnight at the Nomad tent.

6th Day: Merzouga – Erg chebbi – Rissani – Erfoud – Merzouga

Early morning departure to enjoy Sun rise on Sahara Desert, camel ride back to the hotel where the 4×4 are parked. and After breakfast we will departure to turn all around the dunes of Erg Chebbi see: the two oasis of Merzouga, nomadic land, oasis of Tisrdmine stop at the village of Khamlia (people of origins in Mali) to listen to African music. And continuing to our hotel, (dinner and overnight at the Hotel).

7th Day: Merzouga Todra Gorges Dades Valley – Ouarzazate

Wake up early to see the spectacle of the sunrise, when the colour of the dunes and the play of shadows are an awesome sight. After breakfast and shower. We will start another way to Ouarzazate via Rissani where we stop a bit to visit their traditional Souk is considered the largest in all of Southern Morocco. Then to Erfoud: famous for its fossilized marbles where you will visit the workshop production of marble fossils. Continue to Todra Gorges its an ideal place for walking and exploring in your own. Have lunch then drive through Dades valley and the town of roses, Kelaa Mgouna we continue Through the Road of Thousand-Kasbah passing from Skoura palm grove until we arrive to Ouarzazate named “Hollywood of Morocco” and check into hotel.

8th Day: Ouarzazate – A Benhaddou -Marrakech

After breakfast we head to A Benhaddou, a (fortified city) situated along the former caravan route between the Sahara and Marrakech. It is situated on a hill along the Ouarzazate River and boasts some beautiful examples of kasbahs, some of which remain inhabited. Granted UNESCO World Heritage listing, the site had been the setting for many films including Lawrence of Arabia , Babel, Gladiator… After stop for lunch then continue to Marrakech over the high Atlas Mountains, Tizi-n-Tischka (2260 meters). Then check into your accommodation in Marrakech

9th Day: Marrakech

After the breakfast, you will explore Marrakech with a local guide, it was the caravan routes to the south, it became a natural center of commerce and the capital city during medieval times. Wealth poured in from Moorish Spain and the city you see today was built. Surrounded by almost intact medieval walls little has changed and in the central square Jemaa el Fna is one of the worlds greatest spectacles, which is classified by UNESCO as anoral heritage of humanity. Guided historical visit: Bahia Palace, Badii Palace, Saadian Tombs, the Koutoubia, Majorelle Garden, Souks. Dinner included.

10th Day: Airport transfer

According to your flight’s departure time. End of your Imerial cities tours

What’s included & whats not included in our Casablanca to Casablanca 10 Days / 9 Nights Imperial Cities & Desert Tour

What is Included:
  • A comfy Transportation with A/C and fuel costs.
  • An English Speaking driver/guide
  • Local guide to explore Rabat, Fez and Marrakech
  • One night in Casablanca
  • One night in Rabat
  • Two nights in Riad Fez
  • One night in Erg Chebbi
  • One night in desert tent
  • Excursion of Camel to the desert camp,
  • One night in Ouarzazat
  • Two nights in Marrakech
What is excluded:
  • Lunches, Drinks and Tips

 

About the Price:

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