Day trip from Fes to Chefchaouen

OVERVIEW: Day trip from Fes to Chefchaouen

On the Chefchaouen day trip from Fes, you’ll visit Morocco’s famous blue city in just one day. We start by picking you up from your accommodation in Fes early in the morning. 

Then we drive to Chefchaouen, passing through the Rif mountains. Along the way, we’ll stop for scenic views and any needs you may have. Once in Chefchaouen, we’ll explore the blue city and walk around the authentic blue Medina. Afterward, we’ll head back to Fez in the afternoon.

HIGHLIGHTS: Day trip from Fes to Chefchaouen

  • Explore the picturesque blue streets of Chefchaouen, known for its unique and colorful architecture.
  • Visit the bustling markets to shop for local crafts, souvenirs, and culinary delights.
  • Admire panoramic views of the Rif Mountains surrounding the city, offering breathtaking scenery.
  • Immerse yourself in the laid-back atmosphere and friendly hospitality of Chefchaouen’s locals.
  • Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the city’s historic medina, filled with hidden gems and cultural treasures.

ITINERARY: Day trip from Fes to Chefchaouen

On this day trip from Fes to Chefchaouen, your adventure begins with a morning departure, taking you on a scenic drive towards the enchanting blue city. Upon arrival in Chefchaouen, you’ll dive into its mesmerizing streets and alleys, painted in shades of blue that give the city its unique charm. Explore bustling markets brimming with unique souvenirs, handicrafts, and local specialties, offering a glimpse into Chefchaouen’s vibrant culture.

As you wander through the city, don’t miss the chance to capture panoramic views of the Rif Mountains from various viewpoints, adding to the picturesque setting. Refuel with a delicious lunch at a traditional Moroccan restaurant, indulging in local cuisine and flavors that tantalize the taste buds.

Continue your exploration by delving into Chefchaouen’s historic medina, where hidden gems and cultural landmarks await discovery. Enjoy some free time to wander at your own pace, immersing yourself in the laid-back ambiance and colorful surroundings that define Chefchaouen’s character.

As the day winds down, bid farewell to Chefchaouen in the late afternoon, heading back to Fes with cherished memories of your delightful day trip to the blue city, filled with cultural immersion and scenic beauty.

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Important! This is a proposed tour schedule; if it doesn’t suit you, please contact us. A customized itinerary will be created based on your interests and stay duration. We provide personalized Morocco tours.

As more people join the trip, the price drops. If the payment is fixed, transportation costs will be proportionate to the number of people. Cost depends on accommodation quality. Please contact us for a quotation.


What language is spoken in Morocco?

Arabic is the official language, with a Moroccan dialect called Darjia widely spoken. French is also common due to historical ties, and some Spanish is heard in certain areas.

Is Morocco safe for travelers?

Morocco is generally safe and politically stable. Tourists should be mindful of petty theft, scams, and harassment, which are the most common crimes.

How should I dress in Morocco?

Dressing conservatively is advised, especially for women. Covering down to wrists and ankles is required when visiting mosques.

What is the currency in Morocco?

The Moroccan Dirham (MAD) is the local currency. It’s recommended to have cash for smaller markets and cabs, as they may not accept credit cards.

When is the best time to travel to Morocco?

Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to November) are ideal for pleasant weather.

What food is common in Morocco?

Traditional dishes include tagine, couscous, and mint tea. Street food and local delicacies offer a taste of Moroccan culture.

Is tipping customary in Morocco?

Yes, tipping is customary for services such as dining, guides, and taxis.

What are the must-visit places in Morocco?

Marrakech, Fes, Chefchaouen, and the Sahara Desert are among the top destinations.

Can I use Euros or US Dollars in Morocco?

While the Dirham is preferred, some places may accept Euros. US Dollars are less commonly accepted and should be exchanged for local currency.

Are there any health precautions I should take before traveling to Morocco?

It’s advisable to consult with a travel clinic for recommended vaccinations and to carry any personal medications.

Contact Moroccan Trips Agency

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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