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Itinerary

Start and end in Marrakesh! With the Explorer tour Imperial cities, Chefchaouen and Middle Atlas Mountains in 7 days, you have a 7 days tour package taking you through Marrakesh, Morocco and 7 other destinations in Morocco. Imperial cities, Chefchaouen and Middle Atlas Mountains in 7 days includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.

Introduction

Your private guide will meet you in Marrakech Medina to kick off your private tour. The first stop will be the Majorelle Garden and the modern town of Marrakech Guiliz. Designed by French painter Jacques Majorelle and later bought and restored by French designer Yves Saint Laurent, this place is considered one of Marrkech’s most beautiful attractions. After that you will have free time for lunch in a recommended place in the Medina. Before exploring the Medina and its most beautiful sites you will visit the famous Palais de Bahia. Enjoy its architecture, with its fantastic courtyards and mosaic walls. After that you will stroll through the Jewish Quarter and see the difference in architecture that this district holds. Next you will fall upon the hidden Saadian tombs which were built during the reign of Sultan Ahmed El Mansour in 1557. Finally you will arrive to Koutoubia mosque and the Djemaael Fna-square, where you can drink some fresh pressed orange juice while observing the bustle of the snake charmers, henna tatoo artists and water sellers. Overnight in Marrakech
After breakfast in your hotel your private driver will pick you up and drive towards Casablanca. Once there you will take a short visit to the splendid Hassan II Mosque: a breathtaking landmark of Casablanca with a 210m minaret. After that you will continue your drive along the coast line to Rabat, the political capital of Morocco. Next to a local licensed guide you will visit the Oudaya Kasbah; The old medina with beautiful narrow streets and small blue houses. Secondly you will visit the Chella Necropolis, where the Roman and Islamic ruins lie side by side whispering endless stories of centuries past. Once you tour is finished your driver and guide will drive you to your hotel. Overnight in Rabat.
After breakfast in your hotel, you will kick off the third day of your private itinerary. You will drive to Chefchaouen via Ouazzane and the Rif Mountains, the most northerly of Morocco’s mountain chains. We will arrive Chefchaouen in the afternoon and you will have time to visit this beautiful town, founded in 1471 by Moulay Ali Ben Moussa Ben Rached El Alami, a distant descendant of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad, with the aim to help defend the area from potential attacks by Portuguese invaders. Overnight in your hotel
After early breakfast you will enjoy a free morning to walk the medina of Chefchaouen and later drive to visit the roman ruins of Volubilis. Volubilis is a truly impressive setting, selected by UNESCO as a cultural heritage site. You will enjoy the amazing features, including the many beautiful mosaics which the archaeological site hosts. After that you will continue to Fes with a stop in Meknes city to take pictures of the massive Bab El Mansour gate. Once in Fez you will be driven to your hotel for a relaxed afternoon.chefch
After breakfast in your hotel you will will start to explore the Imperial City of Fez next to a local expert. Fez is, after Casablanca, the biggest city of the country with a population of approximately 1 million people. It is the former capital and one of Morocco four imperial cities. Fez comprises three distinct parts: Fez El Bali, which is the oldest part, is surrounded by a big wall and holds more than 9000 narrow streets and allies. Fez-Jdid or the new Fes, home of the Mellah, the Jewish quarter, and the Ville Nouvelle, the newest section which was created during the French occupation. Fez el Bali has been declared by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Its medina is the largest in the world and, among its narrow streets and allies, the oldest university in the world is located; The University of Al-Karaouine, founded in AD 859, is still operating nowadays. After you finish exploring Fez and its most emblematic sites you will be driven back to your hotel for a free evening.
After breakfast we will depart in direction to the Ouzoud waterfalls through the Middle Atlas via Ifrane, Azrou and Beni Mellal. In Ifrane, the pearl of the Middle Atlas, you will have a short break to stretch your legs and see the lion of stone. This mountain village is located 45 minutes outside of Fez at a height of 1600 m. Secondly you will continue your journey towards Azrou, where we will visit the cedar forest and see the barbary apes. You will overnight next to Ouzoud waterfalls, immersed in nature.
After breakfast you will have free time to explore the area and enjoy a stroll around the waterfalls and appreciate the plants and local fauna. You will discover and enjoy this beautiful waterfalls of about 110 m high and a beautiful landscape filled up with birds and monkeys. Enjoy lunch with the deaf sound and soothing falls in the small cafes and restaurants installed in terraces. The magots, funny little monkeys, will not fail to come and tease you. After exploring the village and enjoying this wonderful nature site, you will start your drive back to Marrakech. Ouzoud is located approximately 170 km northeast from Marrakech. Once there you will be driven to your hotel or directly to the airport, depending your plans.

What's Included

4 stars hotel guesthouse or similar
english speaking guide

breakfast

This tour offers Jain, Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal and Kosher food options on request. Simply let Morocco Magic Trip know the food option that you prefer.

Private standard vehicle with english speaking driver for the itinerary
Completely personalised and private experience