Full day Casablanca and Rabat sightseeing tour from Casablanca
Highlights Instant Confirmation Great overview and orientation of the city Get inside tips from a local Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver Free hotel pickup and drop-off included Perfect introduction for first-time visitors What You Can Expect Immerse yourself in Casablanca, a city with a magnificent contrast of modernism and tradition and enjoy a wonderful visit to Rabat, the capital of Morocco, known for landmarks that speak to its Islamic and French-colonial heritage. Casablanca, more than the movie... a bustling economic heart of Morocco, with the momentous Hassan II Mosque of 200 metres minaret dominating the whole city and its surroundings and the huge Cathédrale Sacré-Coeur, a surprising sight in the heart of Casablanca both out of place and in harmony with its surroundings all at the same time. A visit of Rabat, the capital of Morocco,and the symbol of durability of the kingdom. Located at the mouth of the river Bouregreg, Rabat is home to the Royal Palace of his majesty King Mohamed VI. The city boasts of an important archaeological heritage dating back from 12th century. For this sightseeing private day tour that includes both Casablanca and Rabat, your multilingual driver will pick you up from your hotel in Casablanca in a private air-conditioned brand new Minivan.
Start your morning in Casablanca with a drive near the Rick’s Café – where the legendary Casablanca movie Comes to Life, Many international visitors come to Rick’s Café out of curiosity, along with the chance to stand in this magnificent movie set replica. By the sea side, an external visit of the Hassan II mosque with its 200 metres minaret that dominates the whole city and its surroundings. Continuation to Ain Diab corniche lined-up with restaurants and swimming pools. Explore amazing places such as the residential area of Anfa and Maarif characterized by elegant buildings, great avenues and special architectural arts merging modern and Moorish styles. You will continue your visit to the huge Cathédrale Sacré-Coeur, a surprising sight in the heart of Casablanca. With its unique architecture, the disused church seems both out of place and in harmony with its surroundings all at the same time. You will then drive by the Royal Palace surrounding the Habbous quarter.
Around 12:30 pm, you will take the high way towards Rabat, which is around 45 Minutes from Casablanca, the capital of Morocco, known for landmarks that speak to its Islamic and French-colonial heritage. After about one hour drive, you will have the whole afternoon to discover amazing places such as the Meshouar surrounding the Royal Palace, home of his majesty King Mohamed VI, the merinid necropolis at Chellah, an historic site of Rabat. Inscribed since 2012 on UNESCO world heritage list, a mysterious and romantic place. the Hassan tower and the splendid Mohammed V mausoleum. You will stop in front of the huge Bouregrag river, and you will enjoy your visit to the Kasbah of the Oudayas.
At around 5:30 pm, you will drive back to Casablanca and your driver will drop you off at your hotel.
This Tour is one of the highlights you could take if you are traveling to Morocco for a short trip, taking it as your day trip to get a real Taste of Morocco, or for a business trip, so for this day will give you the opportunity to have some taste of the real Moroccan culture. It will allow you see and experience some of the country's hidden culture, visiting the Mosque Hassan II and Rick's Cafe in Casablanca, and heading to Rabat see the Kasbah Des Oudayas and more historical places, before coming back to Casablanca in the afternoon.
You will be picked up from Casablanca International airport, the local port or from your accommodation. in Casablanca you’ll visit Hassan II Mosque, the biggest mosque outside of Mecca. Experience the Corniche coast, see Rick's Cafe, and the Jewish Museum if you like, before departing for Rabat, the capital of Morocco.In Rabat you’ll see the Mausoleum, Hassan tower, Oudaya Kasbah, and Chellah, the old roman ruins. In the afternoon you will be driven back to Casablanca where the tour ends.