9 DAYS FES, IMPERIAL CITIES AND MAJESTIC NORTH
Fes or Fez is the second largest city of Morocco. There were about 1 million people in 2010. It is the capital of the Fès-Boulemaneregion. The city has been called the “Mecca of the West” and the “Athens of Africa”.
Bab Bou Jeloud, “The Blue Gate” of Fez.
Fez is the former capital. It is one of the country’s four “imperial cities”. The others are Rabat, Marrakech and Meknes.
“Fas el Bali”, one part of the city, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Fez is becoming an increasingly popular tourist destination. Many non-Moroccans are now restoring traditional houses (riads and dars) as second homes in the Fez medina. The most important monuments in the city are:
The Tour can start in your accommodation, train station, bus station in and ends in your accommodation or any place you want. Also it can be extended or shortened according to your desire.
Please be ready at 8:15 AM for a prompt departure at 8:30 AM.
Approximately 6:30 PM of the last day
Casual, comfortable athletic clothing, hiking shoes, hat and light jacket.
9 DAYS FES, IMPERIAL CITIES AND MAJESTIC NORTH
Entrance fees for historical monuments
Camels for the trekking
Hotel with dinner and breakfast
Desert Camp with dinner and breakfast
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Day 01 : FES
Upon your arrival in Fes International Airport, one of our team members will welcome you, and then transfer you to your accommodation.
Day 02 : FES VISIT
After breakfast you will be joined by an official local guide, who will show you the city and its historical monuments “Fes El Bali the old medina”, “ Al Qraouine University” “Jewish Quarter”…etc. Fes is the fourth largest city in Morocco and also used to serve as one of its former capitals during the reign ship of the Idrissis. You will enjoy walking its narrow streets and its huge ancient gates. The Medina of Fes, Fes el Bali is believed to be the largest car-free urban area in the world as the people of the Medina use only mules or small motorcycles to get merchandise inside the medina.
Day 03 : FES TO CHEFCHAOUEN
This journey is going to take us to the magical north, as we fold the road towards Ouad Laou, we will pass by the pearl of the Rif Mountains, once served as the strong hold and the start point for the Berber tribes raids against the Spanish colonization. As we continue our way a very beautiful green landscape views are to enjoy.
Day 04 : CHEFCHAOUEN TO TANGIER VIA TETOUAN
After breakfast, we will depart to the bride of the north of Morocco, one of the largest cities in Morocco, also one of which is growing very fast economically. A long the way we will pass through the city of Tetouan or Titaouin which means Tears in Berber, a very beautiful city with very wonderful Moorish construction architecture, as the north of Morocco is highly influenced by the Spanish regarding the fact of being close to Europe, especially Spain.
Day 05 : TANGIER VISIT
The bride or the pearl of the north definitely worth a visit to its historical monuments and natural sites such as the Hercules Cave and the beautiful Achakar beach. The contrast of the ancient old and modern new is something to observe while walking the streets of this uprising city.
Day 06 : TANGIER TO RABAT VIA ASSILAH, LAARIACH
After breakfast we will depart to the current capital of Morocco, the city of Rabat, a very interesting city with its long history and historical monuments, such as Hassan Tower and Oudaya Kasbah. Along the way we will visit the old Medina of Assliah, and we will also visit the beautiful city of Laariach.
Day 07 : RABAT TO MEKNES
After breakfast we hit the road to one of the former capital cities of Morocco, the city of Meknes, The Ismailien Capital has so much to offer as it is a very important city in Morocco. Upon our arrival in the midday we will visit Bab Mansour the biggest gates in North Africa and then The Qara Prison with its nearby The Ambassadors Hall, then we continue our visit to the Moulay Ismail the founder of the city’s Tomb, and the Swani Baisin. After check in to your accommodation you will have a free time in the afternoon to walk around the famous Lahdim Square.
Day 08 : MEKNES TO FES VIA VOLUBILIS
After breakfast we will depart to Fes, along the way we will visit the sacred town of Moulay Idriss Zarhoun, and the ancient roman ruins, the most remote part of the roman empire, and then continue our way passing through very green landscape and olive trees as the area is very well-known for olive and olive oil, a picture to the panoramic view of Sidi Chahed water reservoir is a must.
Day 09 : FES AIRPORT TRANSFER
After having great time with us in Morocco, we will transfer you to the airport according to your flight time.