Northern Morocco on a Shoestring
7 days with G Adventures Rating:
Restricted to Ages 18-39
Day 1 Casablanca
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Casablanca/Chefchaouen
Travel to Chefchaouen, the blue city of Morocco. En route, stop in Morocco's capital, Rabat to explore.
Travel up the coast to Rabat. Spend a few hours exploring the city's old quarter, then walk up to Kasbah des Oudaias to enjoy the breathtaking views. After lunch, head to Chefchaouen, one of the prettiest towns in Morocco with it's blue washed hues perched beneath the peaks of the Rif mountains. Enjoy an orientation walk on arrival. (B)
Day 3 Chefchaouen
Enjoy a free day in Chefchaouen to explore. The city, whitewashed in different shades of blue, is spectacular on its own but with the surrounding mountains, it's a sight to behold.
Take in the view from the mountains by pre-booking the Rif Valley Mountains Hike. At sunset, opt to visit the Spanish Mosque for a stunning panoramic view of the city. (B)
Day 4 Chefchaouen/Fès
Travel to Fès. Enjoy free time to see the Belghazi Museum, visit a Berber pharmacy, or take in the many colours of an ancient tannery.
Opt to visit the imperial city of Meknès by pre-booking the Meknès City Tour when booking your tour. (B)
Day 5 Fès
Enjoy another free day in Fès. Explore the artisan quarters, sample treats from the carts, and view Fès' famous leather tannery from above.
In the evening, opt for dinner in a converted riad complete with local specialties, music, and belly dancing. (B)
Day 6 Fès/Marrakech
Travel across Morocco to the bustling city of Marrakech, and enjoy an evening exploring this fascinating city. (B)
Day 7 Marrakech
Depart at any time.
Consider booking extra nights to fully explore this city. (B)
All This Included
Modern, ancient, bohemian, sophisticated — no matter how many superlatives you can think of, northern Morocco surpasses them all. We’ve put together a trip that shows you all the best sights while still leaving money for bargaining in the medina. Over seven days, you’ll tour old-world Fès, and the famous blue-and-white buildings of Chefchaouen, then explore mysterious Marrakech and the bustle of Djeema El Fna. If magic exists anywhere in the world, trust us — it’s right here in beautifully-cultured Morocco.
Simple hotels (6 nights)
Casablanca, Morocco: Hotel Campanile Casablanca (or similar)
Marrakech, Morocco: Hotel Residence Amalou (or similar)
Fès, Morocco: Hotel Mounia (or similar)
Chefchaouen, Morocco: Hotel Madrid (or similar)
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