10 Day Morocco Itinerary from Casablanca allows you to discover the most historical sites in the big cities. In this 10 day Morocco itinerary, you will discover the cultural city of Fes, Rabat, Meknes and Marrakech.
10 Day Morocco ItineraryIn other words, the tour takes you by Hassan II Mosque, Chefchaouen blue city, Meknes, Volubilis, Old Medina, Sahara desert, Kasbahs, Dades Gorges, Tangier, Fes and Kasbah Ait ben Haddou. Then, this 10 day itinerary combines art, trekking, culture, history, and adventure.
Great Tour of Morocco: 10 days / 9 nights
Day 1: Casablanca – Hassan Mosque II – Rabat.
This 10 Day Morocco Itinerary begins from Casablanca towards Mosque Hassan II to know the largest city in Morocco. The mosque is built on a promontory looking out to the Atlantic Ocean. In other words, this magnificent structure is easily seen from miles away and one of Casablanca’s most famous attractions. Therefore, the construction of the Hassan II mosque was completed in 1993. Furthermore, it is now the largest mosque in Morocco.
Rick’s Café Casablanca is located in the city of Casablanca, Morocco. Rick’s Cafe should be on your must do list when in Casablanca. Opened in March 2004. So, thanks to the film Casablanca (1942). Moreover, we will visit the Oudaya Kasbah. It is one of the most unique sites in Morocco and is the first milestone of the city of Rabat. Hassan Tower is the minaret of an incomplete mosque in Rabat, Begun in 1195, the tower was intended to be the largest one.
Day 2: Rabat – Chefchaouen.
Today, we will continue our private tour from Rabat to Chefchaouen by beautiful city of Art (Asilah). After exploring Asilah, we will continue our private journey through the Rif Mountains to reach the city of Chefchaouen, known for its Blue color. In other words, Chefchaouen town located 120 km from Tangier in the Rif Mountains. What makes Chefchaouen unique is its blue-washed buildings.
The greatest thing about this Moroccan city would be the buildings that are painted in brilliant sky blue that gives the authentic and charming experience. In other words, the buildings in the old part of town (medina) are mostly blue. So, during the walking tour, you will notice the simplicity of local people. As well as, our guided tour includes the old city and Medina, Cascades d’Akchour, Hike in the Rif Mountains, Kasbah Museum and Plaza Uta el-Hammam.
Day 3: Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknez – Fez.
Enjoy a Moroccan journey toward discovering the most remarkable historical site of Volubilis. It is one of the most fascinating historical places, one of many attractions not to be missed during your trip to Africa. Morocco is a rich country in culture and history, and Volubilis is one of Morocco’s best preserved Roman ruins and UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Today, we will visit one of the four imperial cities of Morocco and see the Roman ruins of an ancient kingdom. Meknes is one of the best places to visit and base yourself if you want to escape the bustle of Fes. After that, we will head to Fes, cultural and handicraft center of Morocco and home to the largest medina in North Africa!, where you’ll spend the evening at your Riad.
Day 4: Fez Full Guided Tour.
Full Private Walking Tour of Fez you through the intricate maze of streets of the medina. In other words, you will see the tanneries, Medersa Bouaanania and Nejjarine Museum. This Fes sightseeing tour will allow you to discover the main attractions of the oldest Imperial city in Morocco including Tanneries. The guide will walk you through the maze of souks and the main gates.
Chouara is one of the city’s most iconic sights (and smells). Operating since at least the 16th century. The Chouara Tannery is the busiest and largest tannery among the four historic tanneries of Fez. While, you are in Fez, you’ll get a chance to see how Moroccan pottery and tiles are made from start to finish.
Day 5: Fes – Cedar Forest – Sahara Desert.
Pick up from your Riad or hotel in Fes and depart our desert tour from Fez to the south of Morocco. Firstly, we will have a stop in Ifrane, known as the switzerland city. After that, we will head toward to see the cedar forest where the wild monkeys are located. Moreover, we continue desert trip via Midelt and Atlas Mountains. In the afternoon, we will cross the Errachidia city while admiring the views of Ziz valley.
Later on, we will keep driving to Erg Chebbi Dunes to the Sahara desert. Then, we arrive before the sunset time and get ready for a camel trekking to enjoy the sunset. Therefore, we will arrive the camp and spend the night in tent.
Sahara Desert: Erg Chebbi DunesThe trip to Morocco would not be complete without visiting the rolling sands of the Sahara desert either Erg Chebbi or Erg Chigaga.
Day 6: Desert Merzouga – Todra Valley – Dades.
After taking lovely pictures of sunrise, we have breakfast and will ahead to Todra gorges. Along the way, we will pass through oasis of Tafilalet, Erfoud, Jorf, Tinjdad and Gorges (one of the most impressive canyons). In other words, Tafilalet oasis is one of the main important oases of the Moroccan part of the Sahara desert. Later, we visit Erfoud (city of fossils) to get Todra palm and Gorges. So, Hiking in Todra Gorge in Morocco not only provides spectacular views and a challenging hike, but it can also provide an opportunity to actually see the local people and daily life.
This Morocco desert tour will be the highlight of your Sahara trip here! Experience desert camping in Morocco in the wild sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. Although, we recommend visiting the breathtaking Erg Chebbi dunes in Merzouga, if you are short on time then Zagora can be the better option.
Day 7: Dades Valley – Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech.
After breakfast in the hotel, We will depart to Ouarzazate or Moroccan Hollywood and the High Atlas Mountains or Tizi N tichka pass. Then, we will visit the Ouarzazate city and discover many places. For instance, Kasbah of Taourirt and Atlas film studios.
In addition, we will have the chance to visit the universal Heritage Site of Ait ben Haddou Kasbah as it has been listed under UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987. In the Afternoon, we will drive to Marrakech over the Mountains of High Atlas passing through the Tizi N’tichka pass (2260 m). We also visit the Kasbah Telouet, the now abandoned palace of the Pasha of Marrakech and one of the most extraordinary sights of the High Atlas Mountains. In other words, the Kasbah of Telouet was the residence of El Glaoui family until the independence.
Day 8: Marrakech City Tours
Today, we will explore Marrakech. So, the guided city tour takes you into Jardin Majorelle, Saadian Tombs and Souks. In addition, there is the Bahia Palace and the Koutoubia Mosque. In other words, late evening, we enjoy Jamaa el Fna, which is the city’s historical and entertainers. So, Jemaa el-Fnaa is a square and market place in Marrakesh’s medina quarter (old city). It remains the main square of Marrakesh, used by locals and tourists.
Day 9: Where Can i Relax in Marrakech
- Medina of Marrakesh.
- Snake Charmers.
- Hammam and Spa.
- Rugs store and spice.
- Happy Our.
Enjoy your Morocco 10 days itinerary tour from Casablanca via the imperial cities. This private tour highlights the capital city of Rabat and Meknes, Marrakech and Fes.