20 Days Morocco Tour from Casablanca
20 Days Morocco Tour from Casablanca and Imperial Cities, Explore the most important imperial cities of the country: Marrakech, Fez, and Rabat.
Day 1: Arrival at Casablanca
Arrival at Casablanca airport, welcome by our driver/guide, The first day of our 20 Days Morocco Tour from Casablanca and Imperial Cities, and transfer to your hotel in the center of the most populated city of Morocco Casablanca. Afternoon n free to stroll in the modern center, and night in a hotel/riad.
Day 2: Casablanca – Rabat
Morning departure from the hotel in Casablanca, to visit the spectacular Hassan II Mosque. Then we will continue our tour of Morocco through the imperial cities to Rabat, the administrative and political capital of the country. Guided tour of Rabat by an official guide, where we will visit El Méchouar (the ramps and walls surrounding the royal palace), the Kasbah of Oudayas, and the magnificent mausoleum of Mohamed V, and Hassan II. overnight in Rabat.
Day 3: Rabat – Asilah
Breakfast at the riad in Rabat, departure towards Asilah mysterious village founded as a secret place to attack the Portuguese settled on the north coast of Morocco. The entrance to the village was totally forbidden to Europeans until the arrival of Spanish troops in 1920. We will visit the old Medina of Asilah. Afternoon at leisure, Here we spent the third night of our 20 Days Morocco Tour from Casablanca and Imperial Cities.
Day 4: Asilah – Tetouan – Chefchaouen
After breakfast, we will leave for the blue city of Chefchaouen, one of the essential destinations on our trips to Morocco. On the way we will stop in the unknown Tetouan, called the Spanish city for having been the capital of the Spanish protectorate. In this Spanish-Moorish city, we can admire its Andalusian architecture. After the visit, we will continue to Chefchaouen, arrival transfer to the hotel. Free time to stroll through this photogenic city and stroll through its narrow streets and old houses of blue and white as well as its panoramic views. accommodation and breakfast in a charming riad.
Day 5: Chefchaouen City Tour
Breakfast at the riad in Chefchaouen and a full day at leisure to discover Chefchaouen. The holy city perched on the mountain is located within a natural reserve of the biosphere. Its streets are painted in white and blue, and the village of wise people, kind and respectful, offers visitors beautiful urban panoramas in decline, precious samples of local crafts, and peace and serenity that today is difficult to find. night in hotel/riad.
Day 6: Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknes – Fes
After breakfast, we will head to Meknes, where you can visit luxurious palaces and beautiful mosques as well as one of the most important souks in Morocco. We will continue our journey to the Roman ruins of Volubilis, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Overnight in Fez.
Day 7: Fes City Tour
This day will be devoted entirely to visiting Fes with a local guide. Fez is the oldest imperial city in Morocco, it is also the most intellectual city of the kingdom. Numerous monuments that you will be able to visit: Medersas (Koranic schools): Chahrij, Bouinania Attarin. Souks, Fes El-Jedid, the Karaouine Mosque (the first university in the world). night and overnight in riad.
Day 8: Fes – Ifrane – Midelt
Departure to Midelt via Ifrane, called the ‘Moroccan Switzerland’ due to the architectural style of this city, to the forest of Azrou where we will stop to enjoy watching the monkeys as they climb the cedars, then we continue the route to the mountains of the Middle Atlas.
Day 9: Midelt – Ziz Valley – Merzouga
Departure from Midelt direction Merzouga, we will cross the Ziz Valley, its Gorges we will pass through the city Errachidia and Erfoud, Take a desert road to Merzouga the desert of ERG CHEBBI overnight in Merzouga, overnight at the hotel near the dunes.
Day 10: Merzouga – Nomadic Families – Khamlia – Merzouga
The whole day will be devoted entirely to enjoying the desert of Merzouga. We will cross the dunes in the 4×4, visit nomadic villages, and see Oasis, Erg Chebbi Dunes. We will visit the famous village of Khamlia and enjoy their Gnawa music in the afternoon we will take the camels one per person guided by a local boy, who will take us to the camp in the heart of the dunes (Erg Chebbi), where we will have dinner and spend the night. dinner and overnight in nomadic haimas.
Day 11: Merzouga – Erfoud – Todra Gorges – Dades Valley
You will wake up early to see the beautiful sunrise. the different colors of the dunes, then ride the camels back to the hotel where you will have breakfast we will head to Rissani, where we will stop a little to visit its traditional Souk which is considered the largest in all of southern Morocco, we will continue our way to the Todra gorges. full of breathtaking scenery and palm trees. before the visit to the gorges, we will head to Boumalne Dade’s village where we will spend the night in the middle of the Dades valley. Dinner and overnight in riad.
Day 12: Dades Valley – Roses Valley – Ouarzazate
After breakfast, we will leave for the Dades Valley by the paved road. There we will have lunch in the middle of the road. In the afternoon, we will take the road that crosses the Valley of Roses and leads us to the rose capital of Kalaa M’gouna. Continuing to Ouarzazate through the palm grove of Skoura and the Kasbah of Amredyl (guided tour to see the Kasbah). And once we finish we continue the route through Ouarzazate. Overnight in Ouarzazate. dinner and overnight in riad / Kasbah.
Day 13: Ouarzazate – Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou – Taznakht – Taroudante
After breakfast, Drive to Taroudant via Taznakht, visiting Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, the largest Kasbah in Morocco. it is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site where countless international movies have been filmed, such as Gladiator, Jewel of the Nile, Sahara, Penelope Cruz, etc. after visiting the Kasbah, we will head towards Taliouine, the capital of saffron in Morocco, you have the option to visit the Safran cooperative. If your visit coincides with the saffron harvest, Taroudant is always known as “Little Marrakech” because it was built by the Saadi dynasty who used it as their capital before moving to Marrakech in the 16th century. dinner and overnight in riad.
Day 14: Taroudante – Agadir – Essaouira
Breakfast at the riad, then heads to Essaouira, traveling through Agadir. Our first stop will be in Agadir, a resort town that was a major tourist destination for many years. after lunch and a short walk along the promenade, continue to Essaouira. The coastal road offers beautiful scenery, an area famous for the Argan trees. Here you will see herds of goats climbing the Argan trees in search of a better meal than they can find on the ground. After several stops along the coast, we arrive in Essaouira in the afternoon. overnight accommodation with breakfast in a riad.
Day 15: Essaouira – Essaouira
Breakfast at the hotel in Essaouira, then we start our exploratory tour of the city. You will visit the Skala Fortress; see the Thuya wood carved by craftsmen; walk through the alleys of the medina and see hundreds of handicrafts. You will have lunch the Moroccan way, freshly bought fish ‘cooked to order. In the afternoon, you will have free time to stroll around, go to the beach and enjoy some free time. Essaouira is also known as the “Windy City” and attracts surfers from all over the world. overnight accommodation with breakfast in a riad.
Day 16: Essaouira – Marrakech
After breakfast at your riad, you will have some free time before departing to Marrakech. On our way, as this is the land of the Argan culture, this is an opportunity to visit the women’s cooperative of Argan oil, where they extract the oil which is famous for its culinary, cosmetic, and medical properties. After several stops to take pictures, you will continue your journey to Marrakech and check into your riad. after dinner, you will have the option to enjoy walking inside the famous Jemaa El Fna square, entertained by magicians, storytellers, musicians, and snake charmers. overnight accommodation with breakfast in a spectacularriad.
Day 17: Marrakech City Tour
Departure in the morning with our guide to see the most spectacle of all Marrakech. On the tour, you will admire the main attractions of the Red Medina The Jamaa el Fna square, the Saadies Tombs, the Bahia Palace, the Koutoubia Mosque, Medersa ben Youssef and Majorelle garden, and the souks full of different colors the guide will be happy to give you the advice you need to enjoy the rest of your stay. Knowing that all our tour guides live in Marrakech, they are mostly women and have a degree in Hispanic philology. At the end of the tour, return to the riad/hotel.
Day 18: Excursion to the Ouzoud Waterfalls
The day begins leaving Marrakech behind and heading east towards Ouzoud, in the province of Azilal. During the journey, lasting two and a half hours, we will pass through different villages, enjoying their life and landscapes. Once we arrive at the Ouzoud Waterfalls you will have free time to explore the area, enjoy the local flora and fauna (it is common to find small monkeys), and eat at the beach bars overlooking the fantastic waterfalls, 110 meters high. If you are hot and brave enough, you can take the opportunity to swim in the river, you will not be the only one. We will be back in Marrakech in the late afternoon. night and overnight in riad/hotel.
Day 19: Excursion to the Ourika Valley
Continue our tour to the Atlas Mountains, through forests of olive trees, you will arrive at the gate of the Ourika Valley, in the village of Tine Ourika, where a Big Market is set up every Monday where all the surrounding villages come to buy, crossing many cultivated terraces to the village of Timalizine, from where you cross the bridge to get back to the main road, return to the car to continue the journey through the Ourika Valley, to the impressive village of Setti Fatma which marks the end of the asphalt road. Once here stop for lunch at a local restaurant, return to Marrakech. overnight in riad.
Day 20: Marrakech Airport
Pick up at the hotel and transfer to the airport, according to the flight schedule End of the 20 Days Morocco Tour from Casablanca and Imperial Cities and of our services.