Cultural Tours – Imperial Cities

This tour makes a special emphasis in showing and approaching “Moroccan Culture” with our specialist guides for each topic:
– History
– Arts
– Architecture
– Traditions

Day 1: Casablanca – Rabat
Arrival at Casablanca International airport.
Welcome and assistance.

Departure to Rabat.
Visit of the administrative capital of Morocco and the splendid Mohammed 5th Mausoleum, the Hassan Tower and Place des Oudayas.
Late in the afternoon, check-in at the hotel.

Chandeliers

Day 02: 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.
Departure to Meknes or “the Moroccan Versailles” which was founded at the end of the 17th century by Moulay Ismail.
Highlights will include Bab Mansour, Hari Souani and the old medina.
Continue to Fes and check-in at the hotel.

Day 03: Fes
The whole day will be devoted to the sightseeing of Fes, the oldest cultural and spiritual imperial city of Morocco, which was founded in 790 B.C by Moulay Idriss II.
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.

Fantasia Show

Day 04: 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.
Continuation through the wooded and mountainous region of the Middle Atlas.

Day 05: Beni-Mellal – Marrakech
The day will be devoted to the sightseeing of Marrakech, the second oldest imperial city known as the “Pearl of the South” and home to the Saadian tombs, the Koutoubia Mosque, the Bahia Palace and the Menara Gardens.
In the afternoon, exploration of the souks and the world’s famous Djemaa El Fna Square with its various entertainments ( story tellers, acrobats, snake-charmers, magicians,etc).

Casablanca city

Day 06: Marrakech
After breakfast, morning free for leisure, personal exploration or relaxation by the pool of the hotel.
In the afternoon, shuttle bus to Djemaa El Fna Square.
Diffa Fantasia dinner will be provided 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.

Day 07: Marrakech – Casablanca
After breakfast short drive to Casablanca.
Orientation tour of the economic capital of Morocco.
This will include an exterior visit of the Hassan II Great Mosque, one of the Islamic world’s greatest monuments.
Proceed with a visit of the Mohammed 5th Square, the United Nations Square, and the surroundings of the Royal Palace before strolling along the Ain Diab Corniche.

Day 08: Casablanca
After breakfast, transfer to Mohamed V International airport for return flight and assistance with the boarding formalities.

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