Your driver will meet you outside the terminal building in Casablanca and take you to your accommodations for the night.
Because we offer custom tours, designed for your specific needs, the plan for today is left open and we will finalize it when you book. If you arrive early in the day we can set out a plan of exploring the medina in Casablanca and possibly catch a tour of Hassan II mosque if time permits.
Today we drive to the capital city of Rabat. Here you explore best sights including Mausoleum of Mohammad V, Kasbah des Oudaias. We continue our drive to Chefchaouen located in the Rif mountains. Here we stay in a traditional riad.
After your morning walk to the river to see the traditional women of the Rif Mountains working on their chores, wander through the blue medina in the day light and marvel at the colours and sights. Visit a weaver at work, get lost in the under named alleys and enjoy a espresso in the main square before boarding your transport to Fes.
Today you will meet your local city guide and enjoy a day tour of the medina and surrounding area. Marvel at the carved brass gates at the Royal Palace, walk through the Jewish quarter, meander the narrow busy streets of the Medina. Stop for demonstrations by weavers, carpet knotting, brass hammering and tile and pottery making. Visit the famous tanneries, a UNESCO site and famous for its natural dying methods dating back centuries. You will stop for lunch along the way and return to your riad dazzled by the sights and sounds. In the afternoon you will have free time to try a traditional hamman, do some shopping or just relax at a rooftop cafe and take in the Moroccan air.
Our private 10 days tour from Casablanca continues towards Ifrane in Middle Atlas mountain. Then we explore some Berber villages on the way to nearby cedar forest of Azrou and after lunch, in Midelt we explore Erfoud fossil factory and local souk in Rissani. We reach Merzouga desert where we stay in a hotel near dunes with dinner.
Today we enjoy best of Merzouga desert 4×4 excursion. You will explore Sahara dunes by 4×4, we visit the village of Khamlia and here we listen to famous Gnawa music. In nearby Hassilabiad village, we visit also Nomad museum. At the afternoon we ride camels to the desert camp in Sahara. The camel trek led by an experienced camel guide will take about 1 hour and at the end, we reach the Merzouga camp and we spend the night here after watching the sunset and having Berber dinner. You enjoy listening to the music of Berber drums.
Today we continue best of Morocco vacation tour and you take amazing sunrise pictures in desert. We drive towards Todra valley passing Rissani, and Tinghir. You may hike in Kanyon of Todra gorges before we visit Dades gorges. Here we stay overnight in riad/hotel with dinner and breakfast.
After breakfast in riad, we explore Dades valley , before we visit “Kalaat Mgouna” famous valley of roses followed by exploring Ouarzazate city and its cinema studio, where many Hollywood movies were shot including Gladiator. We explore also kasbah of Ait Benhaddou as it is most visited Unesco site. After that we are going to explore the best of High Atlas mountains via Tizi n’tichka pass to Marrakech. Free program in Marrakech and overnight in local riad.
This morning a local guide will whisk you off for a tour of the history and sights of Marrakech. Visit the Mellah, the Saadian tombs, Bahia Palace and the souks. Get an understanding of how Marrakech has grown (or not) over the centuries and get a feel for the medina here which is one of the most famous in the world. Your guide will leave you in the square where you can enjoy lunch. In the afternoon choose from a number of things for your free time, whether its a trip to the YVL gardens at Jardin Majorelle, a visit to the hammam or time spent shopping for last minute items, your time in Marrakech will certainly be memorable.
Today is the last day of our Morocco vacation tour 10 days and we will deliver you back to the airport in Marrakech or Casablanca for your out bound flight.