Day 02 - Casablanca - Rabat (B/D)
After breakfast at the hotel and check out, you will be taken on a city tour of Casablanca. Start your tour with a shopping stop at the Central Market which is located at the Mohammed V Boulevard. This big market opens every day in the morning and is the perfect place to go for a walk and take a look at the typically Moroccan stands. You can find a little bit of everything from flowers to meat, fruit or spices, walking around the seafood and many more. Next, visit the Royal Palace of Casablanca, a masterpiece of Islamic architecture, surrounded by picturesque orange groves and elaborate water features. Continue the tour to the Mohamed V Square, Habbous district and residential area of Anfa. Then, proceed to the exterior of the great Hassan II Mosque. After that, proceed to Rabat, 90km (1 hour 10 minutes) from Casablanca. Upon arrival, discover the Royal
Palace, home of his majesty King Mohamed VI, the merinid necropolis at Chellah, a historic site of Rabat. Explore Kasbah of the Udayas, one of Rabat’s proudest features. The kasbah was built in the 12th century during the reign of the Almohad Caliphate. Next, visit the Hassan Tower, the minaret of an incomplete mosque in Rabat. When construction began in 1195, the tower was intended to be the largest minaret in the world along with the mosque. In 1199, Sultan Yacub al-Mansour died, construction on the mosque stopped, and never resumed. After that, visit Mohamed V Mausoleum which contains the tombs of the Moroccan king and his two sons, late King Hassan II and Prince Abdallah. In the evening, transfer to the hotel for check in and have dinner. Overnight in Rabat.