Explore Imperial Cities – 7 days | Departure Marrakech


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Explore the Imperial Cities – 7 days – Departure Marrakech

A journey to discover four stunning cities, where the past merges with the present to give us a feelings festivals. Its unique cultural and historical sites, visit the souks, sleep in luxury Riads and enjoy the best of Moroccan cuisine. Marrakesh, Rabat, Fez and Meknes… The Imperial Cities.

Day 1 – Marrakech
Day 2 – Marrakech
Day 3 – Rabat
Day 4 – Meknes | Fès
Day 5 – Fès
Day 6 – Marrakech
Day 7 – Transfer to airport

Day 1 – Marrakech
The driver will be waiting for you at the airport. Depending on the time, visit the Red City. At night, a tour on the most emblematic square in Marrakesh, Djemaa el-Fna, it is not overstatement to say that all senses are essential to appreciate the range of colors, sounds, smells and sensations. Night at a Riad in the medina .

Day 2 – Marrakech
Today the day will be exclusively to explore the emblematic Red City. We will organise a guided tour and visit the famous Mosque of Koutubia century. XII, the Medina and its souks, and explore some of Marrakech’s secrets, the Mosque El Mansour, the El Badi Palace, built by order of Ahmed el-Mansour, is now in ruins, but came to be known as one of most beautiful in the world, the Koubba Baadiyn and Ali Ben Youssef Koranic school and The Bahia Palace, built in the nineteenth century is one of the finest examples of Muslim architecture of the old imperial capital. Night at a Riad in the Medina.

Day 3 – Rabat
Rabat,  capital of Morocco. Today we have all day to explore this city. We can choose a guided tour or, for those who prefer to discover the secrets of this iconic city on their own. The Hassan Tower and the  Mausoleum Mohamed V, the Chellah and the Kasbah Oudayas gardens with stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean. Night at a hotel.

Day 4 – Meknes | Volubilis | Fès
When we arrive to Meknes we will have time to visit the imposing gate “Bab Mansour,” El Hedim square and the Moulay Ismail tomb. We continue the journey to Fez, on the way we will stop to visit Volubilis, ancient Roman city, where they will have the opportunity to take a guided tour and learn its history. Late afternoon we will arrive to Fez, Imperial City and Cultural Capital and one of the most important religious centers of Morocco. Night at a Riad.

Day 5 – Fès
Guided tour in the Medina, the oldest and most beautiful in Morocco, almost unchanged since the Middle Ages and declared Unesco World Heritage Site . Its doors lead us to a tangle of narrow streets and alleyways around the mosque Kairouine. Its university is the oldest in the world. Visit the tanners neighborhood. Night at a Riad

Day 6 – Marrakech
The trip Fez – Marrakech takes around 8 hours. On the way we will visit the Ouzoud Waterfalls, a paradise situated in the Atlas Mountains. These waterfalls  have more than 110 m and are the biggest in North Africa. Arrive to Marrakech early evening. Night at a Riad in the Medina.

Day 7 – Transfer to airport
Depending on the time of the flight we can suggest a visit to the Majorelle and Menara Gardens, do some last minute shopping in Souk or even spend a few hours drinking mint tea in the terrace overlooking the square.