5 days trip to the Imperial Cities from Marrakech

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Visiting the 4 Imperial Cities of Morocco is the best way to discover the country. Marrakech, Fez, Meknes and Rabat have all ruled the country at some point in history. They each have their own personality and their own attractions.

Accommodations:

We offer this excursion according to two different categories of hotels: standard hotels (2 and 3 stars) and superior hotels (4 stars).

Standard hotels:

Beni Mellal: Al Bassatine Hotel.

Fez: Riad Dar Fes Medina / Riad Kenza / Dar Mehdi / Hotel Ibis.

Rabat: Ibis Mousafir / Dar Alia / Dar Aida / Riad Marhaba.

Superior hotels:

Beni Mellal: Hôtel Les Belles Terrasses / Jnane Ain Asserdoune / Hôtel Tazerkount en Afourer (20 km from Beni Mellal).

Fez: Riad Tafilalet / Riad Cordoba / Riad El Yacout / Hôtel Barcelo.

Rabat: Rabat Hotel (5 *) / Hotel Diwan / Riad Dar El Kebira / Riad Kalaa / Dar Zouhour.

Standard category rooms have a shared bathroom while superior category rooms have a private bathroom.

When to book?

Book as early as possible to guarantee availability, especially during bridges and holidays.

Reservations are accepted until 12:00 noon (12:00 PM) the day before (Marrakech time) as long as there are places available.

Confirmation

We will send you an email with a voucher that you can print or download to your phone on the day of the activity.

frequently asked Questions

Q – How to make the reservation?

R -To book this activity you just have to choose the desired date and fill out the form on this same page. Confirmation of the reservation is immediate.

If you still have doubts, you can consult our frequently asked questions section. If you have trouble booking or need another service, contact us.

Included

Private excursion, there will be no more people in your group.

Tourist guide to Fez and Volubilis.

Pick-up from your hotel, riad, airport or wherever you request it.

Transport in air-conditioned 4×4 or minivan.

French-speaking driver.

4 nights accommodation with breakfast.

Petrol, tolls and related costs.

Not included

Lunch and dinner.

Entrance tickets for monuments.

First day: Marrakech – Ouzoud waterfalls – Beni Mellal

We will start this excursion from Marrakech to head northeast to the impressive Ouzoud Waterfalls. After visiting these natural wonders, you will end the day by visiting the town of Béni Mellal, where you will spend the night.

Second day: Béni Mellal – Azrou – Ifrane – Fez

The second day, after breakfast, you will continue the journey towards Fez, crossing the mountains of the Middle Atlas and villages like Ifrane and Azrou. During the journey through the cedar forests, you will come across some Barbary macaques and Gibraltar monkeys.

Third day: Fez

The third day of the excursion is reserved for visiting the city of Fez, the oldest of the Moroccan imperial cities, founded in the 8th century by Moulay Idriss II.

You will visit the Medina of Fez el-Bali, one of the best-preserved medieval remains in the world, declared a World Heritage Site for more than 30 years.

After the Medina, we will see the Attarine madrassah, one of the prettiest Koranic schools in Fez. The route will continue with the Nejjarine Fountain and the Mausoleum of Moulay Idriss II, the founding father of Fez.

You will then go to the Al-Kararouine Mosque, belonging to the University of Kararouine, the oldest in history, founded in 880 and, finally, the Medina of Fez Jdid, located in the most modern part of the city.

Fourth day: Fez – Meknes – The Roman ruins of Volubilis – Rabat

On the fourth day, you will leave Fez to go to the Atlantic coast and visit Meknes, one of the most important imperial cities in the country. Here you can visit luxurious palaces and impressive mosques, in addition to the country’s largest souks.

From Meknes, you will go to the Roman ruins of Volubilis, a site listed as World Heritage by UNESCO.

We will end the day in the capital of Morocco, Rabat, where you can visit Méchouar (the ramblas that surround the Royal Palace), the kasbahs of the Oudaias and the magnificent Mausoleum of Mohamed V and Hassan II. You will sleep in Rabat.

Fifth day: Rabat – Casablanca – Marrakech

To end this excursion, you will visit the city of Casablanca, the economic and cultural capital of Morocco. You will not miss any of the most important places in the city, such as the Hassan II Mosque, one of the largest in the world.

After visiting Casablanca, you will take the road to return to Marrakech.

A partir de 500euros

Reductions

We offer a 50% reduction for children between 2 and 10 years old. Children under 2 years of age can participate in the excursion free of charge. To take advantage of these offers you can contact us here.

 

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