Morocco’s each imperial city, Marrakech, Fes, Rabat and Meknes, is unique by definition through its traditions, history, architecture and cultural influences.
The red city of Marrakech is famous for its old medina, souks, ancient palaces such as Bahia and Badi palace, the grand Koutoubia Mosque, the bustling Djemaa el-Fna square and Majorelle Garden with its mesmerizing blue color.
The skyline of the capital city Rabat is being dominated by the fascinating stonework of Hassan Tower. A mix of Roman, Arab and Berber influences is revealed through fortresses and monuments, such as Mohammed V Mausoleum, the Great Mosque, Sala Colonia and Oudayas Kasbah.
The oldest imperial city, Fes, is famous for its maze-like souks, large tanneries, beautiful madrasas and for the oldest form of higher education in the world, meaning the University of Al Quaraouiyine while Meknes has one of the most impressive monumental gates in all of Morocco, Bab el-Mansour.
By opting for a Morocco imperial cities tour, travelers will have marvellous cultural experience that will be combined with many other beautiful parts of this exotic country, such as the blue city of Chefchaouen, the infinite sand dunes of the Sahara, the snow-capped Atlas Mountains, the luxuriant oasis areas covered in palm trees, the amazing Todra gorges, UNESCO World Heritage Site Ksar Ait Ben Haddou and so many more.