Morocco and its colorful landscapes, its ancient traditions and its fascinating medinas await you on this adventure tour off the beaten track. Explore the north of Morocco and its incredible diversity with our local guides who will show you the highlights and the best kept secrets of their country!
Your tour begins as soon as you arrive at Casablanca airport, where we will happily welcome you. We will then head to our accommodation in the heart of Casablanca. Depending on your arrival time, you will have the rest of the day free to explore this great city of Morocco as you wish.
This morning, we will travel to northern Morocco by taking a very scenic route along the Atlantic Ocean. We will stop at the magnificent Moulay Bousselham lagoon and its large sand dune, then we will arrive at Asilah, a well-kept treasure of Morocco. You will have some free time to stroll through the quiet alleys of this charming coastal city with a strong Spanish influence. Do not miss the colorful street art that covers many walls of the medina!
This morning, we’ll discover a series of natural caves offering spectacular views of the Atlantic! Apparently, this demi-god stayed there before … and we understand why, looking at the place! Then we will visit Cape Spartel and its magnificent lighthouse located at the entrance to the Strait of Gibraltar. Finally, we will end the day in Tangier where you can explore this historic city as you wish.
Be prepared to drive through a magnificent panoramic route that will make you discover the region of Cape Malabata and Djebel Moussa. A stop is required at the turquoise water beach of Belyounech before going to Tetouan for a walking tour of its medina, which is part of the UNESCO world heritage. We will then go to Chefchaouen, the famous blue city of Morocco, to spend the night there.
Without a doubt one of the most beautiful cities in Morocco, Chefchaouen will charm you with its narrow alleys, its splendid medina and of course, its buildings painted in blue. You will have the day entirely free to discover every corner of the city and meet the locals, or even go hiking in the Rif mountains if you feel like it!
An adventurous day awaits us today! We will go to the village of Akchour, in the heart of Talassemtane National Park, where we will hike to the Akchour waterfalls. Get ready to swim in a turquoise and translucent water – it really looks like paradise!
* The hike is considered intermediate. Good walking shoes are recommended.
Let’s continue our route along the Mediterranean, stopping at a few beaches for easy and short hikes by the sea. Several surprise stops are on the schedule and we guarantee you will be amazed!
Be ready to admire the natural beauty of northern Morocco once again as we continue our journey through Al Hoceima National Park. We promise you some very impressive views (let’s keep the surprise)! Be ready to see water as turquoise as in the Caribbean and rock formations like you never saw before!
We will drive across the Tazekka National Park en route to one of the four imperial cities of Morocco: Fez! Spend the evening exploring this fascinating historic city at your own pace.
What better way to discover one of the most important cities in Morocco than to be accompanied by an official local guide! Immerse yourself in the history of this ancient capital of Morocco while discovering its historic monuments and sites which give the city its reputation. Discover ancient customs in the tanners’ quarter and gaze at the beautiful Moroccan architecture!
Perched on a beautiful hill, Moulay Idriss is a magnificent little town where the tomb of Idriss I, the founder of the cities of Fez and Moulay Idriss, who was also the first king of Morocco, is found. Then, discover the most beautiful Roman remains of Morocco by visiting the ruins of Volubilis declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. End the day in Meknes, another imperial city in Morocco, where we will guide you in the discovery of its most important monuments.
Our tour of the imperial cities continues with the discovery of Rabat, where modernity and history can be found one next to the other. From palaces to fortresses, passing by a mausoleum and a necropolis, you will discover this charming city before returning to Casablanca for a last evening together in Morocco.
We will bring you to the airport to say our goodbyes. See you on the next adventure!
In your free time, you are welcome to try any activity of your choice!
* Optional activities are entirely at your expense *
We carefully select all of our accommodations to ensure your comfort, safety and convenience. We will stay at all times in hotels, riads and guesthouses. Riads are typical Moroccan accommodations that are traditionally built around a garden or a terrace. It is a real pleasure to drink a good mint tea in this area and to admire the magnificent Moroccan architecture and its colorful tiles! The guest houses will give you the rare opportunity to meet Moroccan villagers who will be happy to make you discover their daily life, their culture and their traditional family recipes!
* Minimum of 4 reservations to confirm the trip *
Entry formalities: Your passport must be valid at least 30 days following the date of your departure from South Africa.
A visa is not required for stays of less than 90 days.
Here are Christelle and Halim, your local guides who will accompany you throughout your adventures in Morocco! Since they have the well-being and happiness of travelers at heart, they always strive to make the travel experience surprising and memorable for all. For many years, they have been accompanying small groups to discover the most beautiful corners of Morocco. They will make you discover this amazing country while telling you all about the Berber culture and the customs of Moroccans.
Christelle is from France and she has lived in Morocco since 2008. Halim is from Morocco and he was born in the south of the country. Join this tour and discover Morocco with outstanding guides who will show you the best of their country!
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