8 Days tour from Casablanca to Fes through Rabat road

Casablanca, Morocco

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8 days

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Overview

Embark on an unforgettable 8-day adventure through the captivating cities of Morocco. This immersive journey begins in Casablanca, Morocco’s bustling economic hub, and winds its way through the imperial cities of Rabat and Meknes, culminating in the cultural treasure trove of Fes.

Planning Your Moroccan Adventure: An 8-Day Casablanca to Fes Tour

Dreaming of exploring Morocco’s rich history and vibrant culture? Look no further! This guide unveils everything you need to know about booking an unforgettable 8-day tour from Casablanca to Fes, with a captivating stop in Rabat. We’ll break down the itinerary step-by-step, revealing the cultural gems and culinary delights that await you. Discover charming riads (traditional Moroccan hotels) where you’ll rest your head each night, and delve into the must-see sights of Rabat and Fes with the guidance of expert local guides.

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  • Pick and Drop Services
  • 1 Meal Per Day
  • Cruise Dinner & Music Event
  • Visit 7 Best Places in the City With Group
  • Additional Services
  • Insurance
  • Food & Drinks
  • Tickets

Tour Plan

Your Moroccan adventure kicks off upon arrival at Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport. After a warm welcome, you'll be whisked away comfortably to your hotel for a relaxing check-in. The rest of the evening is yours to unwind after your travels. Savor a delicious Moroccan dinner at the hotel or a nearby restaurant (depending on the tour inclusions). Settle in for a restful night's sleep, preparing for your exploration of Morocco's captivating cities tomorrow.
Our day begins in Casablanca, where we'll witness the architectural marvel that is the Hassan II Mosque. Standing tall with a minaret reaching 210 meters, it's the largest mosque in the Islamic world after Mecca and Medina. Notably, two-thirds of the site was reclaimed from the Atlantic Ocean, making its seaside location even more awe-inspiring. Next, we'll delve into the heart of Casablanca's Medina, a maze-like labyrinth of vibrant shops and workshops. Immerse yourself in the sights, sounds, and aromas of this historic center. We'll also explore the Habbous Quarter, a captivating district built by the French in the Arab-Andalusian style, showcasing a unique blend of architectural influences. In the afternoon, we'll journey to Rabat, Morocco's administrative capital. Prepare to be captivated by its rich history and cultural treasures as we continue our Moroccan adventure tomorrow.
Today, we delve into the captivating city of Rabat, Morocco's administrative capital. Prepare to be dazzled by its rich history and cultural gems. Our first stop is the Kasbah des Oudayas, a fortified kasbah boasting a labyrinth of narrow, winding alleys and charming blue and white houses. As you wander through, imagine the bustling port activity that once took place here. Next, we'll admire the imposing gates of the Rabat Medina, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Take a moment to soak in the sights and sounds of this vibrant marketplace before stepping into the serene beauty of the Andalusian Gardens. These delightful gardens, with their cascading water features and lush greenery, offer a peaceful escape within the city walls. In the afternoon, we'll visit the iconic Hassan Tower, a majestic minaret that stands as a poignant reminder of an uncompleted mosque project. Nearby, we'll pay our respects at the Mohammed V Mausoleum, a stunning example of Moroccan craftsmanship adorned with intricate tilework and intricate details. With a deeper understanding of Rabat's rich heritage, we'll return to our hotel for the evening, ready to explore further adventures tomorrow.
Today, we embark on a journey through time as we travel from Rabat to Meknes. En route, we'll stop at the captivating Roman ruins of Volubilis, once the thriving capital of the ancient kingdom of Mauretania Tingitana. Imagine yourself walking amongst the remnants of a grand city, marveling at the monumental Arch de Triomphe standing proudly overlooking the vast plains. Explore the ruins, admiring the intricate mosaics that once adorned the city's floors. Volubilis offers a glimpse into Morocco's rich and multifaceted history, a perfect introduction to the wonders that await us in Meknes.
Today, we delve into the heart of Meknes, a city steeped in history and grandeur. Nicknamed the "Versailles of Morocco," Meknes boasts impressive architectural achievements from the reign of Sultan Moulay Ismail. Our exploration begins within the mighty walls of the Medina, some of the largest in Morocco. Wander through the bustling alleyways, soaking in the vibrant atmosphere and the traditional shops overflowing with local crafts. Next, we'll visit the splendid Mausoleum of Moulay Ismail, a testament to the Sultan's power and architectural ambition. Marvel at the intricate details and tilework adorning this impressive structure. Continuing our journey, we'll explore the fascinating Dar El-Ma (water house) and the vast Heri es-Souani (Moulay Ismail's stables). Imagine the bustling activity that once took place within these walls, housing thousands of horses and soldiers. No visit to Meknes would be complete without witnessing the impressive Agdal Basin, a vast man-made pool that once served as a reservoir and a leisure area for the Sultan. As the day draws to a close, we'll journey to the enchanting city of Fes, where we'll settle into our hotel, ready to embark on exciting discoveries tomorrow.
Today, we delve into the heart of Fes, the oldest and most culturally rich imperial city of Morocco, boasting a history dating back to 789 AD. Founded by Moulay Idriss I, Fes quickly grew to accommodate Muslim scholars and artisans expelled from Cordoba, Spain. Over centuries, the city expanded in concentric circles, forming a labyrinthine maze of narrow streets and vibrant alleyways. Our exploration begins within the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Medina, a sensory overload of sights, sounds, and smells. Wander through the maze-like streets, lined with bustling shops and workshops showcasing traditional crafts that have been passed down for generations. Prepare to be awestruck by some of the finest examples of Islamic architecture in Morocco. We'll visit the iconic Karaouiyine Mosque, considered by some to be the oldest university in the world. Admire the intricate details and architectural splendor of this historic landmark. Next, we'll head to the Bou Inania Madrasa, a stunning theological college showcasing exquisite stuccowork, cedarwood carvings, and intricate tilework. No visit to Fes would be complete without witnessing the Moulay Idriss Zaouia, a shrine dedicated to the city's founder. This monument is now home to the Nejjarine Museum of Wooden Arts & Crafts, housed within a beautifully restored caravanserai (El Fondouk Nejjarine). As evening approaches, we'll return to our hotel, mesmerized by the enchanting beauty and rich history of Fes.
This morning, we delve deeper into the rich tapestry of Fes. We'll visit the historic Mellah, the former Jewish quarter, offering a glimpse into the city's diverse cultural heritage. Wander through the narrow alleyways, admiring the traditional architecture and synagogues that stand as testaments to a bygone era. Next, we'll head to the majestic Royal Palace gates, adorned with intricate carvings and decorative details. Imagine the grandeur that lies beyond these impressive portals. For a breathtaking perspective, we'll ascend to the Borj (fortified stronghold) overlooking the city. From this vantage point, soak in the panoramic views of Fes, a captivating maze of ancient medina walls, towering minarets, and sprawling neighborhoods. With a heart full of memories, we'll bid farewell to Fes and embark on the journey back to Casablanca. As we travel, reflect on the incredible experiences you've had throughout this Moroccan adventure.
Savor a delicious breakfast at your hotel as you reminisce about the unforgettable experiences you've had during your Moroccan adventure. At a convenient time, we'll transfer you comfortably to Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport for your departing flight. As you check in and settle into your seat, take a moment to reflect on the vibrant souks, majestic palaces, and captivating cities you've explored. We hope you leave Morocco with a heart full of cherished memories and a yearning to return someday.

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