If you want to see former capitals of Morocco and you don’t have much time, you might be interested in our Imperial Cities Express circuit. Tour the medieval medinas of Fez and Meknes, the combination of tradition and modernity of Rabat and the cosmopolitan city of Casablanca. Starting at €905. <<Private and completely customizable>>
If, on the other hand, you have more time, you might be interested in our 7-day tour of the imperial cities, which is more complete and leisurely.
Private transfers to and from the airport.
4×4 vehicle and private English-speaking driver for the entire tour.
One night in Casablanca including breakfast.
Two nights in Fez including breakfast and dinner.
One night in Rabat including breakfast and dinner.
Local Guides in Casablanca, Fez and Rabat.
Tickets (Casablanca: Hassan II Grand Mosque; Fez: Bou Inania Madrasa).
Local taxes and fees.
Cancellation insurance (available for purchase at reservation). See price and terms here.
Lunch and drinks (soft drinks and bottled water cost around 25 Dirhams).
Anything not specifically mentioned here as “included in the price”.
Citizens of the EU need a passport with a minimum validity of 3 months
Other nationalities: valid passport (check visas)
This is a private tour and the cost varies based on how many people are in your party (prices below are per person for a double room):
B Category (Premium):
Casablanca: Hotel Barcelo Anfa 5*
Fez: Riad Salam Fes
Rabat: Riad Dar El Kebira
A Category (Luxury):
Casablanca: Hotel Art Palace & Suites 5*
Fez: Riad El Amine
Rabat: Riad El Kalaa
Triple rooms are usually double rooms with an extra bed (cot).
Accommodations specifically mentioned except in exceptional cases where we will stay in similar accommodations.
Prices are valid until 31 December 2024.
Imperial Cities Express Tour
Arrival at the Casablanca airport (flight arranged by the traveller), private pick-up and transfer to the hotel.
Breakfast. Panoramic tour of the city, including the United Nations Square, the Anfa neighborhood and the Hassan II Grand Mosque (entrance fee and tour included).
Continue to Meknes. Upon arrival, we enjoy a panoramic view where we can contemplate the 40 kilometers (25 miles) of walls that surround and protect this imperial city, leading to the iconic Bab Al Mansour, the largest gate in Morocco and North Africa.
Free time for lunch (not included). Meet-up and head to Fez. Dinner included.
Breakfast. Today we see the oldest of the imperial cities, starting with a panoramic visit from the lookout, where we see both the modern and the old city. We continue visiting the modern area, appreciating places such as the gates of the Royal Palace, the Bab Jeloud or the Jewish Quarter.
Once the contemporary zone is finished, we walk the medina of Fez on foot, like a journey through time, we see the ancient Bou Inania Madrasa, as well as the districts of the different artisans: goldsmiths, carpenters, loom workers, ending in the famous tanneries.
Afternoon free. Dinner included.
Breakfast and head to Rabat with brief stops en route. Upon arrival we visit the Mausoleum of Mohammed V, the Hassan Tower and the exterior of the Royal Palace.
Next, we tour the Kasbah of the Oudayas, an ancient fortress in the heart of Rabat with a very picturesque style that completely contrasts with the rest of the city.
Afternoon free. Dinner included.
Breakfast in the riad and check-out. At the agreed time, private pick up and transfer to Casablanca airport. Arrival and end of our services.
Please don’t hesitate to inquire about any adjustment you want to make to this itinerary (number of days, places to visit, departure location, etc.).
Places we visit during the Imperial Cities Express tour:
Casablanca, Rabat, Meknes and Fez
1.5 = an hour and a half