Imperial Cities of Morocco
Visit the intellectual, cultural and religious centers of Morocco. These imperial cities of Morocco from Casablanca, Fez, Meknes, Volubis, Marrakech, Essaouira are worth the visit, their monumental and historical sights are one of a kind.
Day 1: Marrakech
Pick up at the Marrakech Menara International Airport. Hotel transfers based on time of arrival. Dinner, Hotel
Day 2: Marrakech » Casablanca » Rabat (290km)
Pick up from your riad/hotel and depart to Rabat via Casablanca. In Casablanca - the economic capital of the country - visit the United Nations building, Avenue Mohammed V, the ANFA District and the gorgeous mosque of Hassan II. After lunch, continue to Rabat. In the capital of Morocco visit the Mausoleum of Mohamed V, the Hassan Tower, and Kasbah Chellah near Oudaya Gardens. Dinner, Hotel
Day 3: Rabat » Volubilis » Meknes » Fez (200km)
Depart Rabat for the Roman ruins of Volubilis, the baths of Gallium, the Forum, and the ancient capital. Continue on to Meknes and enter through the large monumental gate "Bab Mansour" to visit Moulay Ismail Mausoleum. The mausoleum is one of the most impressive buildings in the city. Depending on the time of our visit, we may be able to enter and view the beautifully decorative tomb. End the day in the oldest city in Morocco, Fez. Dinner, Hotel
Day 4: Fez
Visit the authentic city of Fez, where the old medina offers a step back in time. A well preserved medieval city of donkey-wide alley ways and souks, the medina is encircled by an unbroken line of ramparts and gates. Visit La Mederssa Attarine, Nejjarine fountain, and the mosques of El Karaouyine, Medersa Bou Inania, and Baba Jloud. Dinner, Hotel
Day 5: Fez » Beni Mellal » Marrakech (440km)
We leave for Marrakech via Beni Mellal - a market town that marks the border between the High and Middle Atlas Mountains. Enjoy the Scenic mountain landscape and view the waterfalls of Ouzoud - the three-tiered waterfalls with a drop of over 110 meters to the river below. Conclude with a visit to the Ain Asserdone, the source of the Ouzoud's waters. Dinner, Hotel
Day 6: Marrakech
After breakfast, we explore Marrakech's historical sites: Menara Gardens, Koutoubia Minaret, Saadian Tombs, and the Bahia Palace. Tour the walls of the old medina, Agdal Gardens, the new Sueliz district, the markets, and the famous Djemaa el Fna Square. The famous square - the size of a football field -is as it was 500 years ago: storytellers, vendors of Magic potions, dancers, snake charmers, and acrobats. Dinner, Hotel
Day 7: Marrakech » Airport
Airport transport determined by your departure time.