8 Day Tour Fes & Imperial Cities
Day 1 : Arrival to Fes – Transfer to the Hotel :
Upon your arrival at Fes, our professional driver/guide will meet, and pick you up from the airport, then they will transfer you to the hotel you will be staying at. A free evening to walk, and have dinner outside in the old Medina of Fes.
Day 2 : Full Day To Explore Fes :
After Breakfast, you are going to explore, the historical ramparts of the Medina of Fes. See the historical Marinid tombs, visiting the 14th century, the Madrasa Bou Inania ,and its excellent museum, with its rich collection of illuminated manuscripts, and ceramics.
Enjoying lunch in the Medina
Then you are going to resume exploring the fascinating cobbled lanes of the Medina, and the richly decorated Attarin’s Madrasa, Also the Funduq of Nejarin, the medieval tannery, and the infinite variety of handicrafts, copperplate and pottery.
Eventually, after an entertaining day, you are going to spend the night in your hotel/riad
Day 3 : Fes – Volubilis – Moulay Idriss – Meknes – Rabat :
After a traditional breakfast in the Riad, we are going to resume our tour towards, a special destination, a historical place from the 25 BC “volubilis” , the site of Romans ruins. Next and not far from this current location, staying in the historical mood, we are going to visit the city of Moulay Driss, the oldest city in Morocco, where the founder of Islam in North Africa is buried, we will enjoy lunch in this beautiful city, then we are going to continue towards a city known as, the Ismail capital of Morocco, the city of Meknes, where you are going to see the famous historical gate of Bab Mansour El-Alaaj, Also the second known Plaza in Morocco after the plaza of Jamaa El-Fna in Marrakech, the plaza of Lehdim, next you are going to see the Basin of Sahrij Souani, and explore the Moulay Ismail Mausoleum. We finish our way to Rabat. Where we will be visiting the famous Mohammed V Mausoleum, Hassan Tower and enjoy a short break at the pretty walled Kasbah of Oudaia. Overnight in Rabat.
Day 4 : Rabat – Casablanca – Marrakech :
After breakfast in Rabat, the captical of Morocco, we are going to resume our tour for a special destination on this journey, Casablanca, the commercial capital, and the largest city in Morocco. A blend of Moorish style, and European art decoration. Where you are going to visit, the 5th largest mosque in the world, with its world’s tallest Minaret. Standing partly over the sea. Afterwards we are going to finiush our way to the beautiful red city of Marrakech. After arriving, we take you to the Riad, then you will enjoy the special ambiance of Jamaa El Fna plaza by night, where fortune tellers, snake charmers, musicians will compete for your attention.
Overnight at the Riad.
Day 5 : FULL DAY To Explore Marrakech :
Exploring the magnificent city of Marrakech, our local guide will make sure to show you every important places, starting with :
The Majorelle Gardens & Berber Museum, also The Rahba Kedima, a colourful market filled with a wide collection of spices from Cumin, Cinnamon, Saffron, Dried Pepper and more. You will inhale different perfumes while walking through the market; The Jewish Mellah, the Bahia palace, the magnificent mosque of koutoubia, also la Minara, and finally the saadin tombs.
Overnight at the Riad.
Day 6 : FRoM Marrakech TO Essaouira :
From Marrakech we will move to Essaouira, a seaside fishing town, known for it’s Portuguese and Jewish History along with hand painted charming blue, white and yellow painted houses, fresh seafood and artist community.
You are going to start exploring the great historical sides of Essaouira, starting by Scala the Kasbah, the copy of the French coastal town saint-Malo, build by the French architecture “Théodore Cornut”. Next you are going to walk through the old Medina, and enjoy the rich handicraft products that the city provides, and the antique traditional coloured houses in the Medina.
Essaouira is known for its annual Gnaoua Music Festival, that attracts 300,000+ people in June. It also has an expansive beach for surfing, called Plage de Safi. Also you will discover the Jewish headquarter in the old medina.
Overnight in a Riad.
Day 7 : FROM Essaouira TO Marrakech :
Today is to explore the winding streets and coastal ramparts of Essaouira, before driving back to Marrakech, around midday leaving time for you to do whatever you want in Marrakech. Other activities include a Calèche ride (horse drawn carriage) to the peaceful Majorelle Gardens and, a small Museum of Islamic Art. A final treat may simply be to try a Hammam ( public bath), a traditional Moroccan steam bath – a nice reward for our busy Moroccan experience.
Overnight in Marrakech .
Day 8 : Marrakech – TRANSFER TO THE Airport :
After breakfast, our driver/guide will transfer you to the airport, based on your flight schedule and. Here where unfortunately our unforgettable journey will end.
Included in this tour:
✓ Private tour in comfortable A/C vehicle.
✓ Private driver/guide during the trip.
✓ Local guides of Fes and Marrakech.
✓ Pick up / drop off from Hotel/Riad.
✓ Accommodation in hotels during the tour.
✓ Sleeping in the desert camp.
✓ Camel trek in the desert.
✓ All breakfasts.
✗ Plane ticket to and from Morocco.
✗ Lunches, dinners and drinks during the tour.
✗ Entrance fees to museums and attractions.