Morocco’s Imperial Cities

8 Day Tour

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OVERVIEW

Explore Morocco's Imperial Cities for a mixture of culture and history, and travel through picturesque mountain ranges, desert and oases.

A scenic voyage through Morocco, encompassing imperial cities, mountain ranges and the deserts and oases of the south. Your holiday starts in the administrative capital of Rabat, and moves on to the fascinating ancient city of Fez where you can take in the evocative Roman ruins of Voloubilis. Then it's on through the dramatic scenery of the High Atlas Mountains. The crumbling kasbahs and lush palmeries before the chance to spend the night in the desert. Passing through the Middle Atlas, its onto Marrakech with its mosques and Royal Palace before returning to Casablanca.

DAY 1 - CASABLANCA - RABAT

Arrival at Casablanca airport and drive to Rabat. Check-in at your hotel. Afternoon visit of the administrative capital of Morocco and the splendid Mohammed 5th Mausoleum, the Hassan Tower and Place des Oudayas.

DAY 2 - RABAT - MEKNES - FES

After breakfast, departure to Fes with a stop at the Roman ruins of Volubilis and the sacred town of Moulay Idriss I, where the founder of Islam in Morocco is buried.
Continue to Meknes which was founded at the end of the 17th century by Moulay Ismail. Highlights will include Bab Mansour, Hari Souani and the old medina. (B)

DAY 3 - FES

Your day will be devoted to sightseeing in Fes, the oldest cultural and spiritual imperial city of Morocco, which was founded in 790 B.C. Highlights will include the Medieval Medina, the Medersas, the El Qaraouiyyin Mosque and the sumptuous Nejjarine Fountain. Then visit to the Arabian House to observe various craftsmen performing their work reminiscent of ancient techniques. (B)

DAY 4 - FES - BENI MELLAL

Morning at leisure. After lunch, departure to Beni Mellal passing by Immouzer El Kander and Azrou, a berber village known for its handicrafts cooperative. Contine through the wooded and mountainous region of the Middle Atlas. (B)

DAY 5 - BENI MELLAL - MARRAKECH

The day will be devoted to the sightseeing of Marrakech, the second oldest imperial city and home to the Saadian tombs, the Koutoubia Mosque, the Bahia Palace and the Menara Gardens. In the afternoon, explore the souks and the world's famous Djemaa El Fna Square with its various entertainments ( story tellers, acrobats, snake-charmers, magicians,etc). (B)

DAY 6 - MARRAKECH

Day at leisure. Late afternoon travel to Djemaa El Fna Square where you will attend the Diffa Fantasia dinner under caidal tents at the famed "Chez Ali" restaurant. Enjoy the fantasia spectacle that includes camel and horse shows, folkloric troops from different Moroccan regions and belly dancers. (B)

DAY 7 - MARRAKECH - CASABLANCA

After breakfast a drive to Casablanca. Orientation tour of the economic capital of Morocco including an exterior visit of the Hassan II Great Mosque, one of the Islamic world's greatest monuments. Visit the Mohammed 5th Square, the United Nations Square, and the surroundings of the Royal Palace before strolling along the Ain Diab Corniche. (B)

DAY 8 - CASABLANCA

After breakfast, transfer to Mohamed V International airport for your flight (B)

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There are a number of factors which will influence the price of your travel arrangements, including the season, category of hotels chosen and any additional services added to the basic holiday.

Our Morocco's Imperial Cities Holiday is a tailor make journey for 8 days.

Includes 1 night Rabat, 2 nights Fes, 1 night Beni Mellal, 2 nights Marrakesh, 1 night Casablanca, including breakfasts. Includes transfers, touring and sightseeing excursions.

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Morocco's Imperial Cities - 8 Days
Explore Morocco's Imperial Cities for a mixture of culture and history, and travel through picturesque mountain ranges, desert and oases.

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