11 Day Trip in Morocco from Casablanca is a truly great experience to embark in. Starting the journey from Casablanca will give you an opportunity to visit as first the landmarks of the commercial city (Casablanca) such as The Hassan II Mosque and others if time permits. Secondly to Rabat the capital of Morocco where we will have enough time to dive into each site’s history. Thereafter to Chefchaouen, Fes and Sahara Desert for a camel ride experience and overnighting in a fabulous desert camp. At the final days of your trip are going to be spent in Boumalne dades, Ouarzazate, Marrakech and Finlly the end in Marrakech airport.
From Casablanca to Chefchaouen the trip takes 6-7 Hours with stops with an Equivalent of 340 km
From Chefchaouen to Fes the trip takes 5 Hours with stops with an Equivalent of 197 km
From Fes to Sahara Desert the trip takes 8-9 Hours with stops with an Equivalent of 460 km
This exploration Day in Sahara Desert you will be driving 40 km around the area the excursion takes half day.
From Sahara Desert to Boumalne Dades the trip takes 5-6 Hours with stops with an Equivalent of 253 km
From Boumalne Dades to Marrakech the trip takes 5-6 Hours with stops with an Equivalent of 313 km
Today of your 11 Day Trip in Morocco you will be welcomed at the airport of Casablanca by our Driver guide who will accompany you during the tour. From the airport you will be transferred to your Hotel for the overnight stay. After check-in in hotel. Lunch at Rick’s Cafe if interested then tour with guide to visit the magnificent Hassan II Mosque, Habous District and other sights.
Today after a typical breakfast in your hotel. We drive around an hour to Rabat the capital city of Morocco and the homeland of the Alaouite dynasty. In Rabat we will visit Mausoleum of Mohammed V, Oudayas Kasbah. Then continue our way to Asilah, it will take us from Rabat to Chefchaouen the small cozy artistic town. At the late afternoon we arrive our destination there is still time to explore on foot this picturesque town perched beneath the Rif Mountains, known for its blue-washed streets and Arab-Andalusian architecture. Overnight stay in a charming Riad.
Today is a special one because we will dedicate to continue yesterday’s strolls. After breakfast start exploring this enchanting city from wandering on its small narrow blue painted streets to the beautiful panoramic view at the top of a hill where the charming Spanish Mosque locates. There you can have a magical view of the of the old Medina as you can have as well as breathtaking sunset.
Today a rich day of exploration lies ahead on us After Departing from Chefchaouen we will have the first stop in Volubilis. Take a 1-hour guided tour at Volubilis to see this partly excavated ancient Berber and Roman city. Thereafter to Meknes the Ismaili capital, Lunch time the start exploring the Monuments of the city. At the late afternoon we reach our destination Fes for the overnight stay.
Today a local tour guide of the Medina is on the agenda. He will show you all the magnificent sites that Fes has to show. First your visit starts by exploring the landmarks that locates outside of the medina to see the ornate Royal Palace gates – Visit a zellij tile cooperative to learn about How the famous Moroccan mosaic are made using ancient Fasis techniques – Then to Borj Nord for panoramic view. Later explore inside of the medina with over 9,000 alleyways, see centuries-old craftsmanship – Visit the famous Chourara tannery, also the oldest existing university Al-Qarawiyyin and a koranic school Bou Inania Madrasa 6 Jun. At the end of the day we pick up you to the Riad for overnight.
Picked up from your accommodation in Fes. And start a magnificent journey to the Desert of Merzouga. Along the way we will be stopping several times to discover and to see all the breathtaking sites. As we start with Ifrane City (Switzerland of Morocco). Where you can witness the place’s atmosphere of the Middle Atlas Mountain. From there to Azrou Cedar forest where you can see wild monkeys called Barbary Macaques. Which have emigrated from Gibraltar. Thereafter free time for lunch then keep driving to the panoramic view of Ziz Valley where only palm trees are growing due to the desert climate in the region. Finally reach the Magical desert where Erg Chebbi dune lies. And where the sand dunes will start appearing before your eyes – Dinner and overnight in Merzouga.
A whole day to explore the desert as we Visit First the nomad Berber families in their traditional tent. Later we visit Khamlia village where you can enjoy a Gnawa music performance and try a Berber pizza for lunch in a specialized local restaurant. Today’s experience is like no other as you will get in touch with locals, Gnawa, and Nomads of the region. Before sunset, camels will take you for a stroll. Dinner, drum entertainment at camp, and overnight in a desert tent.
Early rise and shine to watch the sunrise and changing colors of the dunes, have breakfast then time to say goodbye to the desert and head the road again as we take the road of one thousand Kasbah to reach Tinghir, for lunch and break then a short afternoon hike in the area, also see Todra Gorge, a spectacular canyon with tall cliffs. Thereafter to Boumalne dades where you will pass a great overnight including dinner.
After breakfast. We continue our Moroccan adventure to Marrakech via Ouarzazate. On the way there is much to see the first stop is the dazzling panorama of the Rose Valley in Kelaat M’Gouna, a city known for the yearly rose festival thanks to the many trees of roses that are growing here a lot. We will be visiting a women’s cooperative to get to see how from roses hundreds of products get made. Then a visit to Kasbah Amridil in Skoura, built in 17th century, with a museum showing traditional kasbah life – A short walk through Palmeraie in Skoura. Next Drive through High Atlas Mountains over the pass of Tizi’nTichka with enroute stops. Finally reach our destination Marrakech where you will be dropped off in a charming Riad.
A local city guide is on the agenda for today. Full day walking tour to explore the Medina of this Red City and some great hidden history about is. Also Visit sights such as Ben Youssef Madrassa and Bahia Palace. Later after the tour, head up to one of the many rooftop terraces to see the famous square, Jemma El Fna in the evening.
After breakfast, visit Jardin Majorelle and/or YSL Museum in the morning – Time to say goodbye to Morocco but bring home wonderful memories from your trip – Drop off at Marrakech airport and from then your 11 day trip in Morocco end.
⇒ The vehicle and driver are at your disposal from 8am to 5pm / 9am to 6pm each day, some days are longer, start earlier or finish a bit later, no problem with such, but does not include waiting and driving back to your accommodation after dinner in Marrakech and Agadir.
⇒ The driver will accompany you throughout the trip. However, it is against the law for drivers to accompany any visitors outside the vehicles in the cities such as Marrakech, whether inside or outside the medina. The tourism police is strict with such. Only licensed city guides can walk together with foreigners and show you around places.
⇒ Most sights in the medina are not accessible by car but only on foot. For places outside the Medina, the driver can take you there and wait for you by the car.
⇒ We have included a mixture of walking tours with guides and also free time to explore independently on your own