6-Day Cultural Tour from Fes to the North and Imperial Cities

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6 days 5 nights

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

56 people



About this tour

During this private imperial and northern cities tour from Fez, you will explore the three imperial cities of Morocco, from Fez to Meknes and Rabat, exploring the pearls of Chefchaouen north and Tangier. Browse history to discover the best of Morocco on this tour that will take you to discover the most beautiful sites of the imperial cities and the north, from Fez to its colorful souks and incredible museums, passing through the magnificent gates of Meknes and the Roman ruins of Volubilis. Then head north to Chefchaouen, the blue city and pearl of the north, then head to Tangier, the city of lovers and writers, and Rabat, the political capital of Morocco and the third imperial city with its great walls and royal kasbahs .


  • Explore the city of Rabat, the third imperial city: Kasbah Oudayas, Hassan Tower, Kasbah Chellah, Med V Mausoleum and royal palace.
  • Explore the spiritual capital of Morocco; Fes: Najjarine fountains and museum, Quaraouyine university, tanneries, medrassa bouanania,...
  • Visit the largest Hassan II mosque in Casablanca
  • Explore the labyrinthine souks/markets in the old medinas of Fes and Marrakech and enjoy the colors and aromas and discover the artisans' workshops.
  • Visit the main highlights of Marrakech: Bahia and Badia Palaces, Koutoubia Mosque, The Royal Tombs, Majorel Gardens and Souks.
  • Explore the 4 imperial cities of Morocco: Marrakech, Rabat, Meknes and Fes


  • Air-conditioned minivan or 4WD
  • Bottled water during the tour
  • Fuel
  • Half board accommodation in selected hotels and riads
  • Official art historian guide
  • Professional driver
  • Anything not mentioned in the program
  • Drinks
  • Entrance tickets
  • Lunches
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips


DAY 1 Fes - Ouazzane - Chefchaouen

You will go to Chefchaouen via Meknes, the Ismaili capital. Your visit includes Bab Mansour souani and then you will continue to the ruins of the ancient city of Volubilis and Moulay Driss Zarhoune during your lunch break, then you will take the road to Ouzzane. landscapes and panoramic views and across the Rif mountains to Chefchaouen. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

DAY 2 Chefchaouen - Tetouan - Tangier

Departure for Tangier. The city located in the Strait of Gibraltar offers a fascinating mix of Africa, Europe and the Orient. Tangier has inspired many internationally renowned artists (painters, musicians and writers). The new port "Tangier-Med" is one of the largest in the Mediterranean. During the visit you will discover the "Grand Socco", a lively place with original architecture, the Kasbah district overlooking the port and the "Petit Socco" located in the center of the medina. Dinner and overnight.

DAY 3 Tanger - Assilah - Rabat - Meknes

Departure to the south. After 50 km we arrive in Asilah. The city on the Atlantic coast has a beautiful beach. The ramparts built by the Portuguese in the 15th century contrast with the whiteness of the houses. Three imposing doors break through the ramparts. Other vestiges of the past are towers and ramparts. The inhabitants live mainly from fishing, agriculture and tourism, which has grown significantly in recent years. Continuation to Rabat, administrative capital of the kingdom and seat of government. Visit the Kasbah Oudaya, the Hassan Tower, the Royal Palace (exterior) and the sumptuous mausoleum of Mohamed V, a masterpiece of traditional Moroccan art. Then the road leads to Meknes. Dinner and overnight.

DAY 4 Meknes - Volubilis - Fes

The city was the capital of Morocco during the reign of Moulay Ismail from 1672 to 1727 and many grand buildings date from this period. While visiting the city of Meknes, you will discover the city of Sultan Moulay Ismail, the medina, El Hedim square and the monumental gate Bab El Mansour, known to be the most beautiful in North Africa. Departure for Fez. The oldest of the imperial cities is the spiritual and cultural center of Morocco. The Medina of Fez, which is surrounded by an imposing wall, has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1981. The souks with medieval charm and narrow streets and many craftsmen such as coppersmiths, basket weavers, carpenters, etc. Dinner and overnight.

DAY 5 Guided tour of the city of Fes

Fez is located in the plain of Sais. The city is full of minarets, remarkable monuments and sumptuous old houses. The second part of the visit of Fez; You will discover the famous Quaraouyine mosque, the mausoleum of the founder of Fez, Moulay Idriss II (external visits), Medersa Attarine, Bab Bou Jloud, the tanners' quarter and the Nejjarine fountain. In the afternoon free time. Dinner and overnight.

Fes - Transfer Departure

Departure transfer to Fes Saiss airport.

Frequently asked questions

Travelers who want to visit Fes and Chefchaouen typically plan a 7 to 8 day trip that also includes Marrakech, Merzouga and Ouarzazate. If you are going to Fes and Chefchaouen only, you can enjoy a comfortable trip in about 4 days.

Best stops along Merzouga to Fes drive. The main stops along the route from Merzouga to Fes (with short detours) are Medina, Bab Mansour and Macro Fossiles Kasbah. Other popular stops include Cèdre Gouraud Forest, Amazigh Emotions Tours sarl and Lahdim Square.

In Fes, you will almost certainly get lost without a guide. But that's not necessarily such a bad thing. There are food stalls everywhere so you won't starve. There are charming little shops, fountains and courtyards every square inch, so you'll never be bored

Chefchaouen "the blue city" day trip from Fes The trip is available every day, we run the tour even for one person with very affordable price.

The main stops along the route from Fes to Marrakech (with short detours) are the Fondation de la Mosquée Hassan II de Casablanca, the Mausoleum of Mohammed V and the Conservation du site Archéologique de volubilis. Other popular stops include Kasbah of the Udayas, Old Medina Centenary House and Medina.

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