6 DAYS ITINERARY IN MOROCCO FROM CASABLANCA

OVERVIEW: 6 DAYS ITINERARY IN MOROCCO FROM CASABLANCA

During this 6 DAYS ITINERARY IN MOROCCO FROM CASABLANCA you will explore the iconic Hassan II Mosque. Travel to Chefchaouen through Rabat, enjoying cultural treasures and picturesque landscapes. 

Immerse yourself in Chefchaouen’s blue-hued charm, then venture to Fes, discovering its historic medinas with a local guide. Head to the Sahara Desert to experience camel treks, nomadic encounters, and a magical desert camp. 

Explore Todgha Gorges, Dades Valley, and the cinematic Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah before concluding in Marrakech, where a vibrant blend of history and modernity awaits in bustling souks and historic sites.

HIGHLIGHTS: 6 DAYS ITINERARY IN MOROCCO FROM CASABLANCA

  • Admire Casablanca’s wonderful architectural masterpiece, Hassan II Mosque, which is exquisitely engraved with divine features.
  • Discover the allure of the Atlantic coastlines, where each wave offers beautiful tales.
  • Stroll through Chefchaouen’s lovely blue-hued alleyways, a canvas of heritage and tranquillity.
  • Step back in time at the ancient remains of Volubilis, where weathered stones bring the past to life.
  • Navigate the maze-like lanes of Fes Medina, a journey into the heart of Morocco’s cultural riches.
  • Set out on a camel trek into the desert, creating unforgettable moments beneath the desert sky’s starlit canvas.
  • Meet a nomadic family in the desert and learn about their hardy way of life.
  • Wander leisurely through the beautiful Todra Canyon, where nature’s artistry takes center stage.
  • Admire the spectacular panoramic views of Morocco’s High Atlas Mountains, which serve as a majestic background to your Moroccan experience.
  • Discover yourself in the lively atmosphere of Marrakech, where tradition and modernity coexist peacefully.

ITINERARY: 6 DAYS ITINERARY IN MOROCCO FROM CASABLANCA

DAY 1: CASABLNACA – RABAT – CHEFCHAOUEN

Our driver will meet you at Mohammed V International Airport in Casablanca and start exploring this city. Our team will lead you on a city tour that will include the famed Hassan II Mosque, an architectural marvel and one of the world’s largest mosques. Afterward, we head to Rabat, Morocco’s capital, and discover cultural treasures such as Hassan Tower and the Oudayas Kasbah.

Next, we embark on an adventurous drive to Chefchaouen, a lovely town set in northern Morocco’s breathtaking Rif Mountains. 

The four-hour trip from Rabat to Chefchaouen reveals a breathtaking scenery of rolling hills, quaint villages, and breathtaking views. When you arrive in Chefchaouen, and check into your accommodation, you will be free to explore the city’s enchantment.

DAY 2: EXPLORE THE BLUE CITY OF CHEFCHAOUEN – FES

Today we will discover the blue city of Chefchaouen before heading to Fes. The city with its blue-washed buildings and friendly locals, provides a relaxed atmosphere in its historic medina. Explore winding streets and narrow alleys along the northern hillside. Visit Plaza Outa el-Hammam, the main square, and enjoy local restaurants or cafés.

Next, trek up the hillside to the city walls, follow the path to Hotel Atlas, and access the rooftop for an expansive view. Don’t miss the eastward streets leading to a path up the hill (20 to 30 minutes) for the white Spanish Mosque, offering a great sunset spot behind the mountains. On the late afternoon, we will drive to Fes, where a delightful night at a beautiful Riad awaits.

DAY 3: EXPLORE FES WITH A LOCAL GUIDE

After breakfast at your Riad, you meet our local guide and immerse yourself in the rich history and culture as you navigate the winding, narrow streets of Fes medinas.

The explorative journey starts in Fes el Bali (789 ACE) at the well-known Bab Boujeloud gate and goes to Talâa Kebira’s major boulevard. Admire the Spanish and Tunisian-influenced architecture as you go past stores and souks (markets) looking for presents and souvenirs.

Witness the traditional procedures in action at the 11th-century Chouara Tannery. Before proceeding to the “new city” of Fes el Jdid (13th century), see the elaborate zellij tile work of the 14th-century Al Attarine Madrasa.

Enjoy panoramic views of the city from the Mellah, the old Jewish area, and the cemetery. Explore Ville Nouvelle if time allows to see the tremendous shift in architecture. We will conclude the day by allowing you free time to explore Fes at your leisure before heading to your accommodation.

DAY 4: FES – IFRANE – AZROU – MIDDLE ATLAS MOUNTAINS – SAHARA DESERT

Our tour begins with a visit to Ifrane, often referred to as Morocco’s Switzerland, where you can take magnificent images and observe the town’s splendor. Then we go to Azrou’s cedar grove, which is home to some playful monkeys.

After that, we had lunch in Midelt. We cross the TIZI N TALGHAMT pass in the afternoon, which provides amazing views of the Ziz gorges and the lovely Ziz Valley. Continuing our journey to Erg Chebbi Dunes by passing through Aoufous and Erfoud, which are known for their fossils and dates,. You will be able to tour a fossil craft studio and learn about this unique art form.

Finally, we arrive at Erg Chebbi’s Merzouga Dunes, where you will check into your hotel and enjoy a magical dinner with traditional Berber music. The hotel provides a unique and comfortable accommodations, allowing you to fully embrace the serene beauty of the desert night.

DAY 5: MERZOUGA – RISSANI – ARFOUD – TODGHA GORGES – DADS VALLEY

Today, make sure to wake up early to witness the breathtaking sunrise, as the dunes come alive with a mesmerizing display of colors and shadows, so you will not miss an awe-inspiring spectacle. After breakfast, you will ride your camel back to Merzouga, meet your driver and head to Dades Gorges.

Along the way, we will stop at Rissani’s bustling traditional market. If you visit on a market day—Sundays, Tuesdays, or Thursdays—you’ll be greeted by a vibrant display of colors, fragrances, and sounds as you stroll through its bustling streets. 

Afterward, we drive to Arfoud, where you’ll have the opportunity to visit a workshop showcasing fossilized marble. The journey continues through the picturesque palm groves of Touroug and Tinjdad, where we will stop for lunch.

Next, we will drive to the Todgha Gorges. A river includes stunning, high, red cliff-sided canyons that make perfect rock climbing terrain. Explore the gorges at your leisure, wander around the stunning environment, and wonder at the natural beauty that surrounds you.

We continue the trip to the Dades Valley, passing via Boumalne Dades. Make stops along the way to see the famous “monkey fingers” rock formations and a charming site atop a mountain with stunning views of the Dades Valley. Finally, finish the day with dinner and a stay at a hotel.

DAY 6: DADES GORGE – OUARZAZATE  –  AIT BEN HADDOU  –  HIGH ATLAS MOUNTAINS  – MARRAKECH

After breakfast, our tour will continue to Kalaa Magouna to explore the rose valley. If you visit in May, you can also attend the annual Rose Festival, where locals display rose products such as perfume, rose water, oil and decorations. You will pass through the palm trees of Skoura to reach Ouarzazate.

 In Ouarzazate, visit the studios where many famous films were shot.We begin our day by going to the famous Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, a fortified town recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This notable Kasbah has been filmed in various movies and TV series, such as Combatant, Alexander, The Mummy, and Diversion of Positions of Authority.

 After investigating this famous kasbah, we continue to Marrakech, passing through the Tizi-N-Tichka pass and the High Atlas Mountains. We’ll make stops for lunch and photo opportunities at beautiful spots along the way. The 6 days itinerary in morocco from casablanca concludes with an overnight in a Riad in marrakech.

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Info: 6 DAYS ITINERARY IN MOROCCO
what Included
  • Private A/C Vans or 4×4 vehicles
  • Fuel
  • English speaking driver.
  • Pick up & Drop off at your accommodation
  • Typical hotels, Kasbahs, Riads
  • Camel ride Per each
  • Overnight in a traditional nomad tent
  • All breakfasts
what Excluded
  • Lunches
  • Drinks
  • Entrance fees
  • Tipping Driver and Guides
Amar Amraoui

Moroccan Trips stands as a beacon of excellence in the realm of travel, founded in 2012 by the distinguished tour operator, Amar Amraoui. With a childhood spent amidst the awe-inspiring landscapes of the Sahara Desert, Amar possesses an unparalleled depth of knowledge and profound affinity for Morocco’s diverse terrain and cultural heritage.

Drawing from years of hands-on experience as an esteemed in-country agent for esteemed national and international travel entities, Amar has honed his craft in guiding discerning travelers across Morocco’s captivating landscapes. His career in the tourism industry began in 2007, and he has since remained steadfastly committed to promoting eco-friendly travel strategies.

A graduate with a Bachelor’s (BA) degree in Sustainable Tourism and Languages, Amar Amraoui embodies a blend of academic prowess and practical expertise. At Moroccan Trips, Amar’s mission is to transcend mere travel and curate transformative experiences that resonate with the soul of Morocco, offering bespoke journeys that blend cultural immersion with unparalleled adventure.

Experience the epitome of professionalism and personalized service with Moroccan Trips. Allow us to be your trusted partner in crafting bespoke travel experiences that leave an indelible mark on your heart and mind, as we invite you to discover the true essence of Morocco’s boundless beauty and timeless allure.

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