Are you ready for an unforgettable journey through the enchanting imperial cities and coastal towns of Morocco? Join us on this exceptional 9-day adventure that will immerse you in the rich culture, captivating history, and vibrant atmosphere of this fascinating country. From the moment you arrive in Agadir, Morocco’s coastal gem, to the bustling streets of Marrakech and the historic wonders of Fes and Rabat, you’ll be captivated by the beauty and charm of Morocco’s imperial cities.
- Explore Morocco’s historic Imperial cities: Marrakech, Fes, Rabat, and more
- Scenic drive through picturesque landscapes and Atlas Mountains
- Experience the vibrant atmosphere of Marrakech’s Jemaa el-Fna Square
- Discover Fes’ fortified medina and visit iconic landmarks
- Explore the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis
- Visit Meknes with its renowned Bab Mansour and lively El Hedim Place
- Explore the capital city of Rabat, including Chellah and the Hassan Tower
- Journey to Casablanca and visit the impressive Hassan II Mosque
- Discover the charming Portuguese city of El Jadida
- Immerse yourself in the pottery and vibrant culture of Safi
- Experience the coastal charm of Essaouira
- Enjoy delicious Moroccan cuisine throughout the tour
- Professional and knowledgeable local tour guides
- Comfortable accommodation and transportation provided
- Day 1: Arrival in Agadir – Transfer to hotel
- Day 2: Agadir to Marrakech – Scenic drive with views of Atlas Mountains
- Day 3: Explore Marrakech – Visit Jemaa el-Fna Square, souks, and historical sites
- Day 4: Marrakech to Fes – Journey through Tadla and Haouz, stop in Khenifra
- Day 5: Discover Fes – Private tour of medina, mosques, madrasas, and more
- Day 6: Fes to Volubilis, Meknes, and Rabat – Explore Roman ruins, Bab Mansour, and Rabat’s landmarks
- Day 7: Rabat to Casablanca, El Jadida, and Safi – Visit iconic sites and enjoy coastal charm
- Day 8: Safi to Essaouira and Return to Agadir – Explore Essaouira’s Medina and return to Agadir
- Day 9: Departure from Agadir – Transfer to the airport
Tailor-Made Trips to Imperial Cities and Coastal Towns
Stylia Tours, your Moroccan local travel specialist, is dedicated to curating tailor-made trips that immerse you in the wonders of this enchanting country. Let us design your unforgettable journey through Morocco’s imperial cities and coastal towns. Embark on an adventure filled with culture, history, and breathtaking landscapes that will leave you mesmerized. Contact us today to start planning your dream vacation.
Day 1: Arrival in Agadir - A Warm Welcome Awaits You
Your Moroccan adventure begins as you touch down at the Al Massira Airport in Agadir. With open arms, we’ll welcome you and whisk you away to your comfortable hotel. Relax and prepare yourself for the exciting days that lie ahead.
Day 2: From Agadir to Marrakech - Unveiling the Beauty of Morocco's Landscapes
On the second day, the real adventure kicks off as you bid farewell to Agadir and set off towards the captivating city of Marrakech. As you embark on this scenic journey, be prepared to be mesmerized by the stunning landscapes of Morocco. Feast your eyes on the panoramic views of the majestic Atlas Mountains and picturesque villages that dot the countryside.
Day 3: Exploring the Red City of Marrakech - Where History Comes Alive
On day three of your visit to Marrakech, you’ll delve into the vibrant history and cultural wonders of the city. Begin your journey at Jemaa el-Fna Square, the pulsating heart of Marrakech, where you’ll experience a vibrant mix of entertainment, street food, and traditional performances.
From there, venture into the charming souks, bustling markets that offer a treasure trove of Moroccan craftsmanship. Engage with local artisans, haggle for unique souvenirs, and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere.
Next, discover the iconic Koutoubia Mosque and its beautiful surrounding gardens. Marvel at the intricate architecture and take a moment to enjoy the tranquility of the peaceful oasis.
Continue your exploration in the Kasbah area, where you’ll find the Saadian Tombs, a remarkable archaeological find showcasing the grandeur of past rulers. Visit the magnificent Bahia Palace, known for its opulent rooms and stunning gardens. Nearby, explore the ruins of El Badi Palace, offering panoramic views of the city.
Conclude your day by visiting the enchanting Majorelle Gardens. Lose yourself in the vibrant colors, exotic plants, and serene ambiance of this peaceful haven.
Day 4: From Marrakech to Fez - A Journey Through Time
After a hearty breakfast, bid farewell to Marrakech and set off towards Beni Mellal, crossing the vast plains of Tadla and Haouz. Enjoy a delightful lunch in Khenifra as you continue your journey to Fez. Along the way, you’ll pass through Azrou, Ifrane, and Immouzer, each offering glimpses of Morocco’s diverse landscapes. As the day draws to a close, settle into your hotel in Fez, ready to uncover the treasures of this cultural capital.
Day 5: Discovering the Vibrant Medina of Fez - A Tale of Intrigue and History
Today is dedicated to exploring the vibrant and fortified medina of Fez, guided by a knowledgeable local. Begin your journey at the iconic Bab Boujloud, the magnificent Blue Gate that stands as the main entrance to the old town. Lose yourself in the bustling souk, where every corner beckons with its vibrant colors and enticing aromas. Visit the renowned Chouara Tannery and the ancient Al-Qarawiyyin Mosque and University, the oldest continuously operating university in the world. Delight in the exquisite architecture and intricate zellij tiles of Bou Inania Madrasa or Al Attarine Madrasa, both stunning 14th-century schools. Explore further to uncover the Mellah, the Jewish District, and its cemetery, as well as the majestic Royal Palace of Fez. For a glimpse into the past, visit the Borj Nord, a museum boasting a remarkable collection of weapons and armor from various eras, offering breathtaking views from its rooftop.
Day 6: From Fez to Rabat via Volubilis and Meknes - Tracing the Footsteps of Ancient Civilizations
Bid adieu to Fez and set off towards the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis. As you traverse the beautiful Moroccan countryside, witness the breathtaking beauty that surrounds you. Upon arrival at Volubilis, immerse yourself in the rich history of this archaeological gem. Marvel at the well-preserved mosaics, grand arches, and remnants of a once-thriving Roman city.
Continuing your journey, you’ll reach Meknes, a city steeped in grandeur and historical significance. Behold the impressive Bab Mansour, a gateway that grants you access to the city’s wonders. Explore the lively El Hedim Place, a bustling square encircled by vibrant markets and remarkable landmarks. Indulge in a delightful lunch before heading to Rabat, the administrative capital of Morocco. Begin your exploration of Rabat with Mechouar, followed by visits to Chellah, an ancient necropolis shrouded in intrigue, and the iconic Hassan Tower. Pay your respects at the magnificent Mohamed V Mausoleum, a testament to the legacy of Morocco’s past kings. Conclude your day with a visit to the enchanting Kasbah of Oudaya, where picturesque gardens and breathtaking views await.
Day 7: From Rabat to Casablanca, El Jadida, and Safi - A Coastal Journey
As the journey continues, depart from Rabat and make your way to the bustling city of Casablanca, an economic and cultural hub. Immerse yourself in the city’s vibrant atmosphere as you explore iconic landmarks such as Mohamed V Place, the Park of the Arab League, and the awe-inspiring Hassan II Mosque (optional visit, except on religious holidays). Your journey then takes you to El Jadida, a charming Portuguese city known for its rich history and well-preserved ramparts. Marvel at the fortified walls as you dive into the city’s past. Enjoy a delectable lunch before continuing your adventure to Safi, a coastal gem renowned for its pottery and vibrant culture. Discover the medina, visit pottery workshops, and marvel at the exquisite craftsmanship. Safi’s beautiful beaches and stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean provide the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable evening. Rest and recharge in a comfortable hotel in Safi.
Day 8: Safi to Essaouira and Return to Agadir - The Coastal Magic Continues
Prepare for an exhilarating day as you depart from Safi and head towards Essaouira, a charming coastal city brimming with life. Journey through scenic landscapes adorned with argan trees, absorbing the natural beauty that surrounds you. Once in Essaouira, immerse yourself in the city’s vibrant culture as you explore its charming districts, including the bustling Medina and the lively fishing port. Walk along the Skala de la Kasbah, a historic seafront rampart designed by European engineers, and enjoy panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean. Lose yourself in the UNESCO-protected medina before indulging in a delicious lunch. As the day draws to a close, continue your journey to Agadir, where you’ll spend the night, savoring the memories of your incredible adventure.
Day 9: Departure from Agadir - Farewell and Safe Travels
It’s time to bid farewell to Morocco as you transfer to the Al Massira Airport in Agadir. Take a moment to reflect on the countless memories created during your 9-day exploration of Morocco’s Imperial cities and coastal towns. Depart with a heart filled with the magic of Morocco and the desire to return one day.