Northern Morocco on a Shoestring
Modern, ancient, bohemian, sophisticated no matter how many superlatives you can think of, Northern Morocco surpasses them all, and we've put together a trip that shows you all the best sights while still leaving money for bargaining in the medina. Over eight days, you'll tour charming Tangier, old-world Fes, and the famous blue-and-white buildings of Chefchaouen, then explore mysterious Marrakech and the bustle of Djeema El Fna. If exotic magic exists anywhere in the world, trust us it's right here in beautifully cultured Morocco.
Marvel at history in ancient medinas, dodge snake charmers, explore colourful souks, experience this land of mystery for yourself.
Air-conditioned private vehicle, public bus, walking.
Simple hotels (7 nts).
Free time to explore ancient medinas and souks. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
Day 1 Casablanca
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Casablanca/Tangier (1B)
Travel up the coast to Tangier. Get lost in the winding streets and alleyways of the medina, and take a beachfront stroll. Be sure to sample some Moroccan mint tea.
Day 3 Tangier/Chefchaouen (1B)
Explore this beautiful mountain town with white-washed buildings and blue accents. Opt to hike the Rif Mountains, take a traditional hammam or visit a local weavers' cooperative.
Day 4 Chefchaouen
Opt to hike in the Rif Mountains, explore the town, try a traditional hammam or visit a local weavers' cooperative.
Day 5 Chefchaouen/Fa¨s
Enjoy free time to shop in the world's largest medina, visit a Berber pharmacy, and take in the many colours of an ancient tannery.
Day 6 Fa¨s (1B)
Enjoy another free day in Fes. Explore the artisan quarters, sample treats from the carts, and view Fa¨s' famous leather tannery from above.
Day 7 Fa¨s/Marrakech (1B)
Travel across Morocco to the bustling city of Marrakech, and enjoy an evening exploring this fascinating city.
Day 8 Marrakech (1B)
Depart at any time.