14 Day Street Art Tour

MOROCCO TOUR

Street Art Tour

14 Days

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During this street art tour trip you will be able to discover Moroccan culture, through Moroccan street art. A close look at Street Art can give you a greater understanding of the current cultural context of Moroccans.

DURATION

  • 14 Days

PRICE

  • Dependent on time of year and on your needs and interests. Contact us for a tour price.
  • We offer reductions of the tour price for children under 12 years.

TOUR INCLUDES

  • 13 nights at hotels/Riads as specified in the itinerary
  • Breakfast daily
  • Hassan II mosque inside tour
  • 3 bottled mineral water per person per day
  • A/C transportation depending on number of person
  • Local guides in Casablanca, Rabat, Asilah, Fes, Marrakech and Essaouira
  • Monuments & historical sites entrance fees as per the program
  • All taxes
NOT INCLUDED
  • Personal purchases, drinks, lunch, tips, Flights, Services not mentioned above.

ITINERARY

Day 1: 

Casablanca to Marrakech

Upon your arrival at Casablanca, your driver will be waiting in front of the arrival door with a placard with your name. You will begin your drive to Marrakech by the highway, about 2h 30 min. You will be taken to your riad.

Day 2: 

Marrakech

In the early morning, your driver will pick you up at your riad with our local certified guide. You will start your first visit to Marrakech city with a drive and discover the big walls of street art outside the medina.  After visiting some very large murals of street art you will have the option to go into the old city and discover it, accessing the small street to discover the crazy boy’s street art that explains how the Moroccans support their soccer teams through painting their logo and victories. Every city has its own way of supporting its teams. You may return to your riad or continue to explore the old city on your own.

Day 3: 

Marrakech 

A free day. If you wish we can arrange for you to visit the: Bahia Palace and the Dar Si Said.  Both are a riot of tile work and intricate floral painted-wood ceilings. Then, learn about the Berber culture, and follow their steps along the trade routes from North Africa to the Sahel at the Tiskiwin Museum, and/ or the Jardin Majorelle. An afternoon visit to a local Hammam is always a treat.

Day 4: 

Marrakech to Essaouira

After breakfast, we will drive to Essaouira. On our way we’ll stop to visit the most famous argan oil cooperative in Morocco. and share the experience of making the oil with the Berber women. If you wish we can stop on the way by the famous goats in the trees. They climb the trees to eat the argan nuts. After our visit, we drive to your hotel/riad located on the beachfront of Essaouira for a relaxed night.

Day 5: 

Essaouria

Today is your day to discover Essaouira and see how street art painting can increase understanding of the history of this city. With one of our best local guides in Morocco, you will be able to fall in love with the charming Essaouira. From the old medina to the coast, is a short walk full of many beautiful views on both sides.  After enjoying your fish lunch by the Atlantic or in the port, you have the afternoon free for beach, swimming or a camel ride.

Day 6: 

Essaouira to Casablanca

Today is a long picturesque drive from Essaouira to Casablanca crossing many beautiful cities like Safi the capital of Sardine in morocco. In Safi, you will discover many beautiful street art murals and discover the city of the story told on these walls. After Safi, we will hit the road to el oualidia for lunch. el oualidia is famous in Morocco as the capital of oysters.  After lunch, it’s time to continue driving to Casablanca through el Jadida. Dinner at the hotel or your choice.

Day 7: 

Casablanca to Rabat

After your breakfast, our driver will meet you to begin the drive to Rabat, the capital of Morocco. 1h 30 min of highway driving along the Atlantic coast. Upon arrival, you will check into your riad, inside the old medina, and spend the rest of the day at leisure. Your dinner at leisure.

Day 8: 

Rabat

After your breakfast our driver with a local certified guide will meet you to start discovering the art of rabat named JIDAR, meaning walls. JIDAR street art festival is the biggest one in morocco. This festival invites all the famous artists of the world to paint on the rabat walls for 1 week. In our visit we will be able to discover all these wonderful street art paintings and discuss their portrayal of Moroccan life. After this visit inside the old and the new medina of rabat we will drive back to your hotel for 1 last night. Dinner at leisure.

Day 9:

Rabat to Asilah

Today we have a short drive to Asilah. Asilah represents a major highlight of Street Art in Morocco. On arrival, we will go directly to your riad to enjoy the view of the Mediterranean, and relax in this small beautiful city, for the rest of the day. Maybe you will take a swim at the beach below the medina walls.

Day 10:

Asilah

Today and after your breakfast with the panoramic view of the Mediterranean,we will meet a knowledgeable guide for a tour of the Street Art murals created this year. Asilah represents a major highlight of Street Art in Morocco.

In Asilah the walls are repainted white each late spring in preparation for the Asilah Street Art festival. During the tour we will point out and stop at one or more great mural sites for your Instagram picture. After the tour and lunch by the sea we will be back to the riad for the rest of the day.

Day 11:

Asilah to Tangier

On the day of driving to Tanger, about 14 km from Spain, we will be able to enjoy the city, and see the coastal mains of Spain with the naked eye. As we arrive  we will check out the street art along the way.

Day 12:

Tangier

This day is the day of discovering Tangier with our local certified guide. In Tangier, we will visit the caves of Hercules. The caves of Hercules are natural caves located about ten kilometers from Tangier in Morocco, at the Atlantic entrance to the Strait of Gibraltar. After this visit, we will drive to the oldest minaret of Tangier for a coffee to enjoy the wonderful view of the Mediterranean. Next a small street inside the old medina to see the street art and discover the other half of the stories of this beautiful city; true street art. painted by local people, where everybody tells his story through this art on the walls.

After the visit, we will drive to your riad for the rest of the day.

Day 13: 

Tangier to Casablanca

After an early breakfast, your driver will pick you up for your 3 ½ hour drive to  Casablanca. Casablanca is Morocco’s largest city and the capital of the economy. Casablanca is also one of the most famous street art cities in morocco The city is full of magnificent street art primarily created during the sbagha bagha art festival. With our local certified guide, you will visit this mysterious city. from one wall to another.  You will learn how every neighborhood tells its story by painting such beautiful art on the walls. from the famous football team to the biggest actor and actress of morocco, and women helping their children and neighbors.  Everything painting tells a story of Morocco and its people, told by well-known artists who adore painting and storytelling. You will check in to the hotel and your evening is free.

Day 14:

Departure day

Transfer to the airport of Casablanca.  End of our service.