Departure from Casablanca airport, visit to Hassan II mosque. Departure towards Rabat. Visit to the city of Rabat and its monuments, Kasbah of the Oudaias, the Mausoleum of Mohammed V, and Hassan 2 Tower. Overnight in Rabat
While heading towards Meknes, Maamora’s forest. We arrive at Meknes, a city that reached its pinnacle point thanks to Sultan Mulay Ismail. 27 km from Meknes you find the ruins of Volubilis, a roman city, and we will also visit the Holy City of Moulay Idriss. Then we continue the road towards Fez where we spend the night.
The entire Day is dedicated to the discovery of the intellectual city of the kingdom. You will find a great number of monuments that you will be able to visit: Medersas (Coranic Schools): Chahrij, Bouanania Attarin. Souks, fez El-Jedid, and Mosque Karaouine. *(The first university in the world). another night in Fes.
From Fez we will go to the Middle Atlas, visiting Ifrane known as Africa’s Switzerland. The following village is Azrou ‘the Rock’, a Berber village known for its wonderful crafts, carpets, and sculptures made of wood, then Midelt. The way takes us to Tizi Talghemt, or Neck of the Camel, 1,907 meters altitude. The completely naked mountains are dressed in a purple coat. We arrive to Errachidia and then travel to Tafilalet and to Erfoud’s palm grove. *(doorway to the desert) where we spend the night.
We will take the road towards the palm grove of Rissani and Jorf placed on the right shore of the Oued Ziz, then towards the Ksar of Touroug, fitted by spectacular oasis. Next, we will go through Tinejdad, before reaching Tinghir. After eating, we will walk along the Todgha Groge, then go through the beautiful Boulmane Dades Valley, visiting Kelaa MeGouna (Roses Valley) in full bloom during may. We arrive at Ouarzazate where we will have the possibility of visiting the Taourirt Kasbah that was the residence of the PashÃ¡ of Marrakech. The night will be spent in Ouarzazate.
We will go to Marrakech through Tiz-in-Tichka (2,260m), The road is especially wonderful and offers a spectacular panoramic view, and lots of colors on the plain of the Haouz. This city gives the name to Morocco. The majestic Atlas is covered with snow part of the year. Marrakech is linked with different dynasties and traditions. Being the political, economical and cultural main metropoli, it has always dominated the history of the Maghrib. The night is spent in a hotel in Marrakech.
Marrakech is also the city of spectacle, where you can find a permanent holiday. Here you can see the famous Plaza Jemaa el Fna, which for several centuries constitutes the most incredible popular theatre in the world: snake enchanters, musicians, dancers, storytellers, wizards, actors, fortune-tellers,… In Marrakech, there is an infinite number of places to visit, for example, Medersa Ben Youssef, the Menara, the Museum of Dar Si Said, the Ben Youssef, the Garden of Agdal, the Tombs of the Saadianne and the Palaces of Badi and Bay. Another night is spent in Marrakech before flying out the next day.
Breakfast then transport to the Airport.