This tour is dedicated to the travelers that are fascinated by the history and millennial monuments of the Moroccan imperial cities which represents a legacy of glorious past dynasties!
Plunge in a seven day tour around these cities and discover all the charm and mystery they hold!
These 4 imperial cities of Morocco represents capitals at different time and by different monarchs from the Moroccan dynasties which are Idrisids, Almoravids, Almohads, Merinids, Saadians, and finally Alawites
Morocco had 4 stunning imperial cities, Fez founded by the Idrissis Sultan, Idris I ,It is the intellectual, cultural and spiritual capital of Morocco. while in Fez there is many things to see and to enjoy such as Fes el bali which is the old medina and souks of Fez, Zaouia Moulay Idriss, place Nejjarine with its breathtaking fountain, fassi handicraft workshops, without forgetting mellah and the complex of potters and tower of the ramparts.
Founded by the Almoravid Sultan the famous Youssef Ibn Tachfine, Marrakech is the 3rd largest city of Morocco, while in this city, you will have the opportunity to discover The Menara garden planted with olive trees, majorelle garden, a famous botanical garden of the French painter Jacques Majorelle, and well built palaces, representing the beauty of the moroccan architecture.
Rabat, founded by the Almohad sultan Abd al-Mumin, It is the political and administrative capital of Morocco, and also the second largest city in the country right after Casablanca, located on the Atlantic coast of the country, this imperial city is very rich in monuments and heritage sites of great value. Rabat has been inscribed in 2013 world heritage by UNESCO.
Then last but not least the fourth imperial city is Meknes, founded in the 11th century by the dynasty of Almoravids under the reign of the Alawite Sultan Ismail Ben Sherif. Meknes is a quiet, modern and flourishing city, it represents today one of the most powerful cities in the kingdom telling us the most fascinating and mysterious stories of Morocco, surrounded by high walls pierced with monument gates showing us today the harmonious alliance of islamic and european styles of the seventeenth century Maghreb.
Are you curious about past dynasties, their way of life and their habits? do you want to live a rewarding experience? Then this tour is dedicated to you, embark into culture and diversity which Morocco proudly has to offer through the different cities built by the Berbers; Phoenicians, Romains or different other Muslim dynasties that succeeded the throne of Morocco.
It's time to visit the imperial cities of Morocco with guides full of energy and enthusiasm. Desert Tours Morocco guarantees you an unforgettable stay of 7 days.