Morocco Excursions: Jewish Heritage - 9 Days

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Day 1: Casablanca

Stop At: Old Medina of Casablanca, Place Marishal North-west corner of Place des Nations Unies, Casablanca 20200 Morocco
When you arrive we'll pick you up from the airport and take you for dinner at a kosher restaurant in Casablanca itself.

There is also the opportunity for you to visit the historic Jewish Synagogue, Temple Beth-El, with its stained glass windows and artistic styling.

You may also get the chance to to...
Itinerary

Day 1: Casablanca

Stop At: Old Medina of Casablanca, Place Marishal North-west corner of Place des Nations Unies, Casablanca 20200 Morocco
When you arrive we'll pick you up from the airport and take you for dinner at a kosher restaurant in Casablanca itself.

There is also the opportunity for you to visit the historic Jewish Synagogue, Temple Beth-El, with its stained glass windows and artistic styling.

You may also get the chance to to visit Temple Em Habanim and Neve Chalom if there is time!

Tonight, you will stay here in Casablanca.
Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Night at Hotel or Riad

Day 2: Casablanca to Rabat

Stop At: Rabat Old Town, Rabat Center, Rabat 10030 Morocco
After you have had your breakfast, its time to take a tour of Casablanca.

You will get to visit the Museum of Moroccan Judaism, the first of its kind, along with, the Mellah (which includes the Jewish Cemetery), the Mosque of Hassan II and many other fascinating areas of historical interest.

We will then make the trip to the Imperial City of Rabat.

As the days draws to a close, we'll show you to your riad or hotel where you can bed down for the night.
Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Night at Hotel or Riad

Day 3: Rabat to Meknes to Volubilis to Fes

Stop At: Volubilis, Morocco
After a morning exploring the Imperial City of Rabat (including the Hassan tower, Mausoleum of Mohammed V, the Palace Of Rabat and the Necropolis and Kasbah at Chellah), its time to hit the road and travel to Fes. On the way, we will stop off at the Roman ruins at Volubilis and the Imperial City Of Meknes.

When we get to Meknes, we can show you around the old Islamic Medina, Bab El Mansour, Hedim Square and the Jewish Quarter to name a few!

When we leave Meknes, we will take the road to Volubilis, a UNESCO protected site that dates back to the Roman period. Our guides will take you through the wonderful history and story of the ruins.

Tonight, you will spend the night in Fes, in a boutique hotel or in a riad.
Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Night at Hotel or Riad

Day 4: Fes

Stop At: Fes el-Bali, Fes 30110 Morocco
We will spend today on a guided tour of Fes's history, monuments and culture.

Founded by Idriss I in the 8th Century, Fes was the capital of Morocco until 1925. We will take a tour that takes you through many Jewish heritage sites, including synagogues, cemeteries, mosques, the Mellah plus palaces and gardens and the home of Maimonides.
Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Night at Hotel or Riad

Day 5: Fes to Sefrou

Stop At: Sefrou Falls, Sefrou, Morocco
On your fifth day, we'll take you on a guided tour of the city of Sefrou.

Sefrou, known as "Little Jerusalem" (or sometimes, "the capital of cherries") is recognised for its Jewish population and for the harmony between the Muslim and Jewish communities there (they are known to practice their religions in tandem).

Market day in Sefrou is every Thursday.

In the afternoon, we'll return to Fes and use the afternoon to explore the Batha Museum, the Jnane Sbil Gardens & Andalusian Garden
, Bou Inania Medersa.

Tonight, we'll stay in Fes again.
Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Night at Hotel or Riad

Day 6: Fes to Ifrane University to Beni Mellal to Marrakech

Stop At: Ifrane National Park, Ifrane Morocco
After you have eaten your breakfast, we'll make our way toward Marrakech.

We'll make a stop at the beautiful Ifrane University and explore for a short while, before continuing on our way to Zaouia Cheikh (a magnificent dam) and then on to Hotel Paris in Beni Mellal.

When we arrive at Marrakech, we will show to your riad or boutique hotel where you will spend the night.
Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Night at Hotel or Riad

Day 7: Marrakech

Stop At: Medina of Marrakesh, Derb Fhal Zefriti n06 Derb Fhal Zefriti, Marrakech 40000 Morocco
Our day in Marrakech will be taken up with historical tours, palace and garden visits plus Jewish Heritage sites.

Attractions include the Majorelle Gardens, Rahba Kedima, El Bahia Palace, the Saadian Tombs, the Jewish Mellah and the Lazama Synagogue,

At the end of a busy day, you will be glad to relax in your riad or hotel!
Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Night at Hotel or Riad

Day 8: Marrakech

Stop At: Medina of Marrakesh, Derb Fhal Zefriti n06 Derb Fhal Zefriti, Marrakech 40000 Morocco
Today, you can spend your time as you wish. Explore the souks, the medina or the old quarter in your own time and at your own pace.

Or, if you'd like to join us for some more culture, then we can take on an exploration of La Mamounia Gardens, show you where to find a Hammam/Spa or show you Abderrazzak Benchaabane’s Palmeraie Gardens and Museum.

You can spend the evening as you please.
Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Night at Hotel or Riad

Day 9: Marrakech to Essaouira

Stop At: Essaouira Beach, Essaouira Morocco
A visit to Essaouira is on the cards today and you'll get to spend some time on the Atlantic coast taking in the fresh air and exploring the culture of this colourful city.

Essaouira is full of artists and hosts a pilgrimage to visit the grave of Rabbi Haim Pinto every year. Many houses there still have the Star of David painted above their doors.

When we have finished taking in the delights of Essaouira, we will take the bus back to Marrakech for our final night of the trip.
Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Night at Hotel or Riad

Day 10: Marrakech

Stop At: Medina of Marrakesh, Derb Fhal Zefriti n06 Derb Fhal Zefriti, Marrakech 40000 Morocco
This is your last day with us. After breakfast, we will drop you at your airport.
Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Details

Included
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Accommodation included: 9 nights
Not Included
  • Entry/Admission - Fes el-Bali
  • Entry/Admission - Medina of Marrakesh
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Ifrane National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Essaouira Beach
  • Entry/Admission - Old Medina of Casablanca
  • Entry/Admission - Rabat Old Town
  • Entry/Admission - Volubilis
  • Entry/Admission - Sefrou Falls
Departure Point
Hôtel Tazi, 79 Passage Prince Moulay Rachid, Marrakech 40000, Morocco

Traveler pickup is offered

Airports

  • Menara Airport, Marrakech Morocco


9:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.