3 Day North Morocco Tour from Tangier
3 Day North Morocco Tour from Tangier, immersing yourself in the captivating wonders of Northern Morocco within a compact timeframe. Whether you’re a European resident or a visitor to the continent, seeking an exotic weekend getaway, Morocco stands as your ideal destination. In the span of just three days, you’ll have the opportunity to discover the enchanting locales of Chefchaouen, Meknes, Volubilis, and Fes.
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What to Expect:
In this tour, you will :
- Visit the old city of Fes with local guide
- Strolling around the old cities
- Explore exotic markets and souks of Morocco
- Wander in the blue-washed city of Chefchaouen
- Discover the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis, Meknes
Today you will start your 3 Day North Morocco Tour from Tangier, your adventure commences as our knowledgeable driver/guide extends a warm welcome, picking you up from your chosen accommodation, port, or airport. The journey to Assilah is punctuated with captivating stops, offering you the chance to capture the beauty of these remarkable locations. First on the itinerary is the iconic Cap Spartel, providing a breathtaking vantage point where the Atlantic Ocean gracefully mingles with the Mediterranean Sea. Witnessing the rhythmic collision of waves, it’s akin to a mesmerizing slow-motion dance between two colossal titans.
Continuing the expedition, you’ll explore the legendary Hercules Caves, an archaeological marvel that ranks among Tangier’s premier attractions. This natural wonder boasts dual openings, one facing the sea and the other toward land. The sea-facing aperture, aptly named ‘The Map of Africa’, is believed to have been crafted by the Phoenicians, mirroring the shape of Africa when viewed from the sea. Adorned with enigmatic eye-shaped markings attributed to the Phoenicians, it forms a map of the local terrain.
Subsequently, your journey leads you to Asilah, a fortified coastal town nestled in the northwest of Morocco. This picturesque enclave seamlessly blends Spanish influences with Moroccan traditions. Immerse yourself in the mesmerizing local artistry, traverse the 15th-century ramparts, and meander through the charming old medina.
Next, venture to the UNESCO-listed Volubilis in Meknes, once the capital of ancient Mauritania. Dating back to the 3rd century B.C., Volubilis flourished as a vital bastion of the Roman Empire, graced with a plethora of architectural marvels.
As the sun sets over Volubilis, your journey culminates in the vibrant city of Fes. Here, you’ll find rest and respite at your chosen Hotel or Riad, reflecting on the day’s adventures in this storied Moroccan city.
On the second day of your 3 Day North Morocco Tour from Tangier, you’ll enjoy on a captivating journey, beginning with the exploration of the vibrant city of Fez, before making your way to the enchanting destination of Chefchaouen. In Fez, you’ll delve into the rich tapestry of Moroccan culture, starting with a visit to the historic Jewish quarter, followed by an exploration of the regal royal palace and the ancient Medina. Fez stands as an embodiment of Morocco’s exotic allure, where every corner tells a story. Strolling along its labyrinthine alleys, you’ll witness skilled artisans employing traditional methods to craft intricate garments.
Following a delectable lunch, your voyage continues as you bid farewell to Fez and set forth for the beguiling town of Chefchaouen. Known as a haven for Instagram enthusiasts, Chefchaouen’s unique beauty is its hallmark. The town is renowned for its picturesque blue-washed buildings, creating an ethereal atmosphere. Wander its steep, cobbled lanes, where workshops devoted to leather and weaving dot the landscape. At the heart of the town lies the iconic Place Outa el Hammam, where you’ll find the crimson-hued Kasbah, a 15th-century fortress and dungeon, alongside the Chefchaouen Ethnographic Museum. Truly, this city is bound to leave you utterly charmed.
Your final day of this tour is thoughtfully tailored to your departure arrangements. If your schedule allows, you’ll have the opportunity to further immerse yourself in the enchanting ambience of Chefchaouen before making your way back to Tangier. In Tangier, a plethora of attractions await your exploration, including the historic Tangier Kasbah, offering a fascinating glimpse into the city’s past. Should your journey entail the use of a ferry or flight, rest assured that we’ll efficiently coordinate your drop-off at the airport or port, ensuring you have ample time to catch your departing transportation.