Chefchaouen or Chaouen as the local berber name refers to the two Honrs which are the mountains situated at the chains of the Riff moutains in the North of Morocco and that is where the famous town that dates back to 1471 as a Refuge for Muslim and jewish expatriates from Al Andalus reposes. The blue city is a major destination for most visiors of Morocco, especially Instagramers since the city has grown a very wide reputation over the years as being one of the most alluring touristic destinations in Morocco.
The tour will start at 8.00 AM from your accommodation in Fes where your driver escorts you on board your private car to venture to the blue town . The driving road to Chefchaouen is incredibly beautiful, since you will head to the Riff moutains so you’ll be looking forward to explore miles and miles of green forests on the way, and One of the major dams between 148 in Morocco Sidi Shahid that supplies water to Fes and Mekness region.
Once you arrive to Chefchaouen, you can rove around at the incredible blue alleys that make this town exquisitely fabulous . You will have around 4 hours to explore the picturesque small town streets of the old medina part.
Since it is your private day tour , you are free to chose varied activities and things to do while you are in Chechaouen. For example, you can explore the local shops since there is varied handcrafts merchandise that’s only available in the town like colorful hats and Jellabas, you can also choose to relax in some cafes near the main square known as Plaza Uta el-Hammam and enjoy the calm of the city. Moreover, In order to experience some culture and visit the cornerstones of the town, we advice you to check the Grand Mosque, The famous Kasbah the old Fortress which was built by Moulay Ismail to protect the sacred town, plus you may check the Andlusian Garden within the Kasbah and the Enthnographic Musem as well as the old weapons Gallery. You can hike to place Ras Elma to have a view of the Moutains and the flow of the river that stretches along the blue town.
For lunch, you can choose to enjoy a delicious meal whithin the square and the restaurants many of which offer roof settings to enjoy the panoramic views of Chefchaouen.
Finally , our day trip to the Blue city comes to an exciting end that summirize a great monumental day. So in the late afternoon, you will head back again to Fes so as you can expect to touchdown around 08.00 PM.