Discover Northern Morocco Cities:

Morocco differ greatly from one region to another. Whether it includes ancient, modern or sophisticated Northern Morocco superlatives them all, and together we’ve put the best cities that demonstrates Morocco as it is. Over the beautifully cultured Morocco, the Spanish influence is highly felt; from the charming Tangier to the famous white-and-blue houses of Chefchaouen and the old-world Fes.

1 Tangier, the gateway to Europetangier-kasbah-300x200 Northern Morocco: Tangier Chefchaouen and Fes

Tangier very alike anywhere in Morocco the city from where you can see the mountain of Gibraltar; the place where the Atlantic ocean meets the Mediterranean Sea. Significantly, in the early 20th century Tangier turned to a destination for many Americans and Europeans writers. Being very closed to Europe, Tangier gained the reputation of a safe house to international activities. Also, it has an interesting mixture of North African, Portuguese and Spanish. Furthermore, Tangier is a classy, fancy and sophisticated offering many interesting sights including: Hercules caves, Spartel Cape, Kasbah Museum of Mediterranean Culturescity. Greater Morocco attractive tours usually depart from Tangier, 12 Days Tangier To Marrakech Via Sahara Morocco Desert.

2  Chefchaouen, the blue city13340460_990664280987215_1125493445_o-300x169 Northern Morocco: Tangier Chefchaouen and Fes

Chefchaouen the city that charms anyone who visit it, the contemplating and relaxing place running away from the bustling cities. The doors, the windows and the houses- everything is painted in a various shade of blue, the historical kasbah, the busy main square of Plaza Uta Hammam, and the natural views of the Rif Mountains that surround Chefchaouen make the city more attractive. In the first place, chefchaouen’s popularity has grown faster of the availability of cannabis (Kif), and also it has a good range of accommodation, lots to explore since the city has the influence of the Spanish architecture and good food. In fact, we organize one of the best Morocco attractive tours, 6 Days North Morocco Tours from Tangier to Casablanca. 

3 Fes, spiritual city of Moroccofes-morocco-2-300x131 Northern Morocco: Tangier Chefchaouen and Fes

Fes is the city of legends; Morocco’s oldest city of the most contained historical site. Fes brings spiritual sense to whomever visit it, that’s why it is the spiritual city of Morocco. Fes has a biggest pedestrians zone in the world, which makes it an attraction to all the tourists. Because Fes Medina consists of numerous maze alleyways, people often do get lost here, but no worries if you continue your way in the main alleys. Among the stunning places that tourists should visit during their Morocco attractive tours are; Chouara Tannery the exotic and thrilling place of tanning animal skins. Moulay Idriss mausoleum and Al Quarraouine university known as the oldest school in the world. For this reason, this is a tour in and from Fes, 5 Days Ouarzazate Desert Tours from Fes via MerzougaNorthern Morocco, definitely should take a part in your itinerary when visiting Morocco.

Explore Chefchaouen Morocco

Regarded as the most touristic destination in morocco, Chefchaouen Morocco is an otherworldly city nestled in the Rif Mountains. Chefchaouen is “The Blue Pearl” of Morocco, with a rich history and culture. This alluring town fascinate all its visitors.

1- Chefchaouen Culture and History

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Chefchaouen was founded in 1471 by Mulay Alí Ben Moussa, it was served as a Moorish citadel for exiles from Spain, and welcomed Jews and Christian. Chefchaouen town had many attacks, particularly from the Portuguese and the Spaniards. Due to that, the town was closed against all the foreigners. But nowadays because of its proximity from Tangier, and Ceuta the Spanish enclave, the town is a cultural tapestry of the Berber people. Normally, the people of the town still retaining the old way of their lifestyle, considering it as a part of their special culture. You will find the locals wearing cotton clothing coupled with woven hats. Decorated with glaring coloured threads. The people’s town are very friendly and welcoming, in addition its blue walls that cover the city painted by the Jewish refugees (1930).

The memories, the lives, and the history of Chefchaouen are are regularly in these blue buildings. However, still the major attraction to the city is Chefchaouen kif, renowned of marijuana plantation. Chefchaouen has a strategic location and make anyone pass by it while discovering Morocco, this 13 Days Tangier to Rabat via Morocco Sahara Desertis an ultimate Morocco tours, offering the best visit to this charming city.

2- Top Places in Chefchaouen

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Chefchaouen Morocco offers a unique adventure and fitness fanatics, for those who are looking for Morocco walking tours. Easily explorative wander off in the old town of Chefchaouen, the maze blue streets. Furthermore, discover the blue walls decorated doors and windows which will give you the impression of walking in the Horizon. Then, move to the center of the main Plaza Uta-el-Hammam, where the beautiful traditional restaurants stand. In addition to the Kasbah, a medieval fortress which now a museum. From their, move to the local Market to see the beautiful ceramic bowls, leather slippers, and all the handmade crafts. Waterfalls and picturesque Chefchaouen altitude are all here in this blue town. Worthy to see, Akchour’s waterfall and Ras El Maa, the cascade coming from the spring. As Mentioned above, Chefchaouen is close to many touristic cities, and you can reach it by bus or car.

There are perfect tours from Fez to Chefchaouen and tours from Tangier to Chefchaouen, 6 Days tours from Tangier to Fes. There is also 12 Days Tangier to Tangier via Morocco Sahara Desert, exploring the desert and south Morocco. You may take a look to all our packages that we offer to visit Chefchaouen city Tours From Tangier.