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10 days tour from casablanca to imperial cities and sahara desert
in these 10 days tour from Casablanca to imperial cities, you will have the possibility to search out the entire round morocco from north to south and west to east
you’ll have the probability to discover loads of imperial cities and authentic villages and other sightseeing we’ll start our journey from cCasablancacrcrossoos rabat after will we’ll attain to the blue city (chefchaouen) we’ll have a free day to explore the whole chefchaouen the next day
we’ll go to fes the scientific capital of morocco, the following day we’ll have the oppurtoopportunitynity to go to (the switzerland of morocco) Ifrane moreover we’ll visit cedar forest in azrou afterwards we’ll attain to the Sahara desert erg chebbi
you’ll have a surprising day you will benefit from the magic sunset and sunrise additionally an overnight throughout a stunnChebbiing luxurious, camp, furthermore we’ll go to many of and gorges we’re going to visit ziz valley, Dades valley gorge, todra valley, rose valley we won’t forget to visit the red city Marrakech
we’ll have a free day to uncover Marrakech the next day we’ll go to Essaouira we’re going to go to many places thereafter night time in Essaouira we’ll reach Casablanca the place your 10 days tour from Casablanca will end
THIS IS THE ITINERARY OF THE 10 DAYS TOUR FROM CASABLANCA TO IMPERIAL CITIES - MERZOUGA DESERT :
Day1: casablanca – rabat
Our 10 days tour from casablanca to imperial cities, atlas mountains, and Merzouga desert. we’ll pick you up in the morning at 7:30 am. we will begin out of your resort or riad or airport, bus, or train in Casablanca.
We’ll have a good time exploring the main sights together with the medina of Casablanca we’ll visit the “Hassan II mosque”, this opulent mosque, built at huge expense, inset on an outcrop jutting over the ocean with a (210m-tall) minaret that’s a city landmark, it’s a showcase of the best Moroccan artisanship: “hand-carved stone and wood, intricate marble flooring and inlay, gilded cedar ceilings and exquisite zellige” (geometric mosaic tilework) abound.
We’ll additionally discover the “old medina” and the “Cornich” as a neighborhood on the Atlantic ocean and the “Shirin of Sidi Abderrahman”. we’ll cease to take pleasure in lunch and take a break within the restaurant. afterward, we’ll proceed to rabat capital of morocco the place you’ll go to “Hassan tower” is the minaret of an incomplete mosque in rabat morocco.
Commissioned by “Abu Yusuf Yaqub al-Mansur”, the third caliph of the Almohad Caliphate in (1195), the tower was supposed to be the largest minaret in the world along with the mosque, also intended to be the world’s largest and the mausoleum of (Mohammed V) is a mausoleum located on the other facet of the Hassan tower
on the “Yacoub al-Mansour” esplanade in rabat morocco, it incorporates the tombs of the Moroccan king and his two sons, late king “Hassan II” and Prince “Abdallah”. we’ll explore “challah necropolis” and “the royal palace” of Rabat. Overnight in a local resort.
Day2: rabat travel to chefchaouen
After breakfast in your lodge, .we’ll drive to chafchaouen through the “rif mountains”. We’ll arrive in chefchaouen in the afternoon .we’ll get pleasure from lunch and take a break within the restaurant.
Afterward, you’ll have time to discover this stunning city chefchaouen is a small city within the “RIf mountains” in the northwest of Morocco. this quirky city is probably one of the prettiest I’ve seen in Morocco due to its blue-washed streets and buildings, which is why it obtained nicknamed (the blue pearl of morocco ).
it is such a preferred city in morocco that it is usually thought of as a top-of-the-line location to go to within the nation Chefchaouen is an ideal place to hang around and it’s this magnificence and the relaxed atmosphere of the city that makes chefchaouen very attractive to visitors.
You’ll get pleasure from strolling across the beautiful blue streets and seeing the well-known square of “outa hammam” and trekking as much as the Spanish mosque. Overnight in your riad.
Day3: chefchaouen – volubilis – fes
On the third day of 10 days trip from casablanca to imperial cities and Merzouga desert, we’ll have a free morning, afterward, we’ll travel to visit the Romain ruins, sitting in the middle of a fertile plain, the ruined Roman metropolis of Volubilis is the best-preserved archaeological site in morocco
its most amazing features are the numerous stunning mosaics preserved in situ, and it was declared a (UNESCO) world heritage site in (1997).volubilis is about (33 km) north of Meknes and may simply be combined with close by “Moulay Idriss zerhoun” to make an unbelievable day trip from Meknes of fes. after that, we’ll proceed with our approach to fes metropolis. overnight in a traditional riad.
DAY4: fes sightseeing tour
On the fourth day of our 10 days tour from casablanca. we’ll go to the oldest imperial capitals fes with a local guide within the full-day city tour. we’ll begin the day with exploring the seven gates of the royal palace, the Jewish quarter ( mellah) is a spot the place the people Sold salt in the past
it was the Jews’s place the Jews made their trade. we’ll visit the “bab boujeloud” gate is an ornate city gate and the main western entrance to fes “el-Bali”, the old metropolis of Fes. we’ll discover the “medersa”, “kairaouine” mosque is a university located in fes, morocco.
it’s the oldest existing, continually operating higher educational institution in the world according to UNESCO and Guinness world records and is often referred to as the oldest university by scholars, overnight in the same traditional riad in Fes.
Day5: fes – ifrane – azrou – errachidia – erfoud – merzouga
After breakfast in your riad in Fes. we’ll proceed driving towards Merzouga Sahara desert via “ifrane” and “azrou” and “medilt” and “errachidia” and “Erfoud”. we’ll cross by means of Many gorgeous surroundings and Berber villages. firstly we are going to cease within the metropolis of “Ifrane” is an attractive village, often called the “Switzerland of Morocco”
We’ll be able to cease in azrou, a well-known Berber village the cedar forest is the biggest in Morocco, and you’ll have the chance to benefit from the panorama and see Barbary apes. We’ll proceed driving by way of the center atlas mountains in arrival to” midelt”.
We’ll have lunch in the restaurant “midelt”. then we’ll drive towards the Sahara desert of erg Chebbi. We’ll cross by means of “errachidia”, “ziz valley” within the south of Morocco and Algeria, its watercourse has long been used the facilitate human transit by means of the mountainous area.
We’ll cross by means of “Erfoud”, we’ll cease in “Erfoud” to go to the fossils Kasbah is a manufacture of artworks with fossils positioned in “Erfoud”, you may discover fossils courting again lots of of hundreds of thousands of years, then we’ll journey to the Sahara desert of erg Chebbi after we attain Erg Chebbi
We’ll have a break within the resort in Merzouga earlier than we go to journey camels to the center of the Sahara desert of erg Chebbi, the place you may benefit from the sundown and in a single day within the camp within the oasis, spending the night time within the bivouac at Erg Chebbi dunes underneath nomadic tents or outdoors underneath shooting stars.
at night time you’ll have a delicious Berber dinner and luxuriate in an incredible campfire get-together with drums and Berber songs.
day6: merzouga – rissani – todra gorges – dedes gorges
On the sixth day of our 10 days tour from casablanca. We’ll wake up early and climb the dunes to watch the stunning sunrise and walk over the dunes and admire the wonderful landscape of the Sahara desert. afterward, enjoy the sunrise. you’ll have a shower and breakfast in the camp.
after breakfast, we’ll go through the palm groves to “rissani” to visit the marketplace ( open on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday ). and we’ll continue driving to “boumalnedades” bypassing “Erfoud” and “tinjdad”.
we’ll have lunch and a break in a restaurant in “tenjdad” after lunch we’ll continue to “todra gorge”. we’ll reach the “todra gorge”. the highest narrowest canyon in morocco .we’ll have a stop there to enjoy amazing views and walk via the gorge to appreciate the stunning scenery.
in the afternoon we head towards the “dades valley” where you’ll spend the overnight. your dinner and breakfast at your hotel in boumaln dades.
Day7: dades gorges – roses valley – ouarzazate – ait ben haddou – Marrakech
On the seventh day of our 10 days trip from casablanca. after breakfast in your hotel in dades, we’ll travel through the Dades valley in direction of “roses valley” or “m’goun valley”, it is known in Morocco, has become well-known for its flowers. every year during the main growing season between(April and May).
we’ll proceed driving towards“Ouarzazate” passing via (1000 Berber Kasbahs)on the best way. Where we are able to respect the (17th– century) .we’ll visit Ouarzazate and we’ll discover cinema studios the place theaters within the space had been filmed and the part of studios did here and the cinema museum. afterward, we’ll drive to “ait ben haddou”.
we’ll cease for lunch and break in ait ben haddou, a famous village designated a world heritage site by the (UNESCO) and the setting for many Hollywood movies ( Lawrence of Arabia, the kingdom of heaven, the mummy, Gladiator … ).
Then we’ll cross the high atlas mountains and pass through “Tizin’tichka” (2260 meters) on the high atlas mountain and many Berber villages. we’ll arrive in Marrakech in the afternoon, and your dinner and breakfast in your local riad in Marrakesh
Day8: free day to exploring the imperial city of marrakech
After having an exquisite breakfast in your riad. we’ll visit the imperial city of Marrakesh with a local guide within the full-day city tour, Marrakech (red city ) is a magical place, brimming with markets, gardens, places, and mosques.
We’ll go to Marrakech with a local guide on a full-day city tour. we’ll start the day by visiting the “Jardin Majorelle” is a two and a half botanical garden and artist’s panorama backyard in Marrakech, morocco .it was created by the French orientalist artist, (Jacques Majorelle) over almost (40 years), beginning in (1923), and features a Cubist villa designed by the French architect, paul sinoir within the (1930)
We’ll take a walk around the garden with gorgeous views. then we’ll continue to Jemaa el- Fna market is a square and marketplace in Marrakesh’s medina quarter. it remains the main square of Marrakesh used by locals and tourists.
we will have lunch across the city in a restaurant .you’ll enjoy your lunch and take a relaxation within the restaurant’s metropolis. afterward, we are going to proceed to visit the “Bahia palace” a palace and a set of gardens located in Marrakesh, morocco. it was built in the late (19th century), and intended to be the greatest palace of its time. the identity means “brilliance”.
We’ll go to the “saadien’s tombs” a series of sepulchers and mausoleums in Marrakesh that house the remains of important figures from the “Saadi” dynasty, then we will proceed to visit “Koutoubia” the largest mosque in Marrakesh Morocco, it’s located in the southwest medina quarter of Marrakesh, near the well-known public place of “Jemaa el-Fna”, and is flanked by giant gardens.
We’ll go to “Menara gardens” are botanical garden located to the west of Marrakesh, Morocco, close to the Atlas mountains .you’ll relax in the Menara gardens of Morocco in Marrakesh, surrounded by a number of orchards of palm trees, olive trees, and fruit trees. overnight in the same neighborhood riad in Marrakesh.
Day9: marrakech – essaouira
On the ninth day of our 10 days tour from casablanca. After breakfast at your resort in Marrakech. we’ll depart the red city (Marrakesh), we’ll travel to “Essaouira” or “Mogador” is an old fort. on the way which we’ll take pleasure in fantastic argan trees the place we will go to a local women ‘cooperative’
We’ll attain to Essaouira and enjoy a full day of exploring. Essaouira is a port city and resorts to morocco’s Atlantic coast. its medina (old town) is protected by (18th – century) seafront ramparts known as the “Skala de la Kasbah”, which had been designed by European engineers. previous brass cannons line the walls, and there are ocean views strong “alizée” trade winds make the town’s crescent beach popular for surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing.
We’ll explore the “Skala” the port often called the “port of Timbuktu” as a result of most African products for export ended up there, together with slaves ( children of Bambara within the gnaoua mythology )
”Sultan ben Abdellah” promoted free commerce policies by reducing customs and inspiring the settlement of wealthy merchants and Jews to handle trade with Christians. we’ll see a number of the stunning Essaouira artwork galleries scattered within the medina.
We’ll visit Essaouira citadel by the harbor, built by Genoese engineers. often known as ‘scala du port’, this fortress is among the symbols of the town .it was additionally the setting for several scenes of the favored “Game of Thrones” series.
We’ll take pleasure in a delicious seafood lunch within the harbor stalls or at a local café terrace or within the restaurant. free program afternoon. Overnight at a riad in the medina.
Day10: essaouira – safi – el-jadida – casablanca
On the last day of 10 days trip from Casablanca via imperial cities and the Merzouga desert. we’ll go away Essaouira’s journey in the direction of Casablanca by way of “Safi”. we’ll cease to discover the main sights including the medina of “Safi”, a port on morocco‘s Atlantic coast.
We’ll visit” Ksar El Bahr”, a (16th-century) fortress built by Portuguese colonizers, on the waterfront within the old town, meals, and craft stalls line the “rue du souq” close by the national museum of ceramics is in another Portuguese-built fort.
the centerpiece of the collection is decorated local pottery, created in workshops within the hillside colline des potiers quarter and Cathedrale Portuguese, opposite the entrance to the nice mosque and signed from “rue du souq”, this ruined cathedral dates from (1519) and was constructed within the Manueline (Portuguese late gothic ) style construction was never completed, and most of the structure was demolished after the departure of the Portuguese. Afterward, we’ll continue traveling to “El-Jadida”.
we’ll enjoy lunch and a break within the restaurant in “el- Jadida”. afterward, we’ll visit the town of “El-Jadida” .we’ll go to the Portuguese city of “Mazagan”, now part of the town of “El-Jadida”,(90km) southwest of Casablanca, which was constructed as a fortified colony on the Atlantic coast within the early (16th century)
it was taken over by the Moroccans in (1769). then, we’ll continue to Casablanca. we’ll arrive at Casablanca in the early night and drop you at the airport or your hotel or any place you select where our 10 days morocco tour from casablanca to imperial cities end.
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