4 Days tour to discover the Purple of North
The four days’ tour to discover the purple of North In brief:
This four-days tour to discover the purple of north, will pick you on an awesome travel around the charmed cities of Morocco and its imperial cities as well. Starting from Tangier towards the capital city Raba, where the famous Hassan Tower is founded. Then, you reach Meknes (Bab Mansour), where you will visit Roman Heritage “Volubilis” and the beautiful town Moulay Driss (the Holly site). Later, you drive back to the imperial and oldest city Fez where you will see the oldest city in the world (El-Karouine). After that, we drive to the blue-Art city Chefchouane. And our tour trip ends at the airport in Tangier, the starting point.
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Day 1: Tangier (the Purple of North) – Rabat – Medina Tour
Arrival and meet in the purple of North “Tangier”, we will be waiting for you at the airport to pick you to your hotel. Later, we will drive to the imperial Capital “Rabat”, and the residence of the Royal Family. Via the Atlantic coast, which offers the panoramic views of the cities and landscape, we will reach our city. Once in Rabat, your discovery to the sightseeing will start with an official local guide. The visits include the most attractive sites: The picturesque Oudaia Kasbah, The Medina, the old square where we can find traditional souks, surrounded by the Andalusian Wall architected by Almohad, 17th-century. Also, you will visit the famous Hassan Tower (incomplete mosque), Mausoleum of Mohammed V and his son Hassan II; the Chella Necropolis etc. Residence here at the hotel with a dinner and night.
Day 2: Rabat – Volubilis – Fez
In the second morning of tour to discover the purple of north, we depart from Rabat to the next imperial city of Meknes, the Ismailia capital. The city was known as a powerful site and an empire during Moulay Ismail rule, who surrounded the city from all sides with high walls for defending against any attack of the enemies. Here you will have the opportunity to take pictures with the famous gate in the world! Bab El Mansour with its wonderful architecture; also, you will walk over the open place “El-haddim” (the old medina), Saharijj Souani (large water-stock), and the beautiful royal palace. Then, your tour continues to the sacred city of Mouly Idriss, the holly site. About 12 minutes from the latter, we will visit the Roman ruins of Volubilis. Volubilis is the must-see site in the region, it was selected by UNESCO as a cultural heritage site of Romans. Later on, we drive to the old city Fez. Night and dinner at the hotel or riad.
Day 3: Fes – Guided City Tour-Full day
Spend a full-day tour of Fes with an official local guide, to visit the important tourism places of the city and discover the history of its heritage sightseeing. Fes is the oldest of Morocco’s Imperial cities, founded by Idriss I. It is a destiny for students from all over the world who want to learn the religious lessons. You will have a visit to the oldest university in the world El-Karaouine (was built by Fatima Elfihri), The Mederssa Bounania, Mellah (Jewish square); and also, the traditional souks where crafts are made and being sold. Another night at your residence. In the next day you will discover the purple of the north Chefchaouen.
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Day 4: Fes – Chefchaouen (the blue sea) – Tangier (the finish of tour trip to discover the purple of North)
Via the center of Rif, from Fes, in the morning, you will leave to Tangier crossing over several farms, and small and beautiful villages having the opportunity to enjoy the charmed views of Rif Mountains. Continuing through the same path till you reach the blue city Chefchaouen also called Chaouen, was named after – Ech-Chaoua (The Horns). Here your eyes will see only the blue and white, with the cleanest streets in the world, the nature here offers a wonderful look. The local inhabitants are generous, they have the best accent ever, and life here is simple. Around the afternoon, we will pick you to the airport in Tangier where our 4days tour has started.
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