Project Description

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  • Enjoy historic tours & insightful meetings.
  • Insight into diverse cultures & traditions in Morocco
  • Understand the unique impact of Jewish history, culture, and lifestyle on Morocco.
  • Explore touristy & hidden places frequented by the Jewish community in Morocco.
  • Visit the marvelous UNESCO World Heritage sites & the quaint French heritage in Morocco.
  • Enjoy a blend of Berber, Moorish, Arab & Jewish influences.
  • View the old Synagogues & the cemeteries.
  • Camel Trekking through Sahara desert.

ACCOMMODATION Hotel, luxury, Camping, raids

TRANSPORTATION Train & Rail, Local Transport

With the in-depth Jewish heritage tour, you have an 11-day tour package taking you from Marrakesh to Casablanca, and 8 other destinations in Morocco. Jewish heritage is a private tour that includes accommodation in a hotel/Riad as well as an English speaking expert guide, meals, transport.

Marrakech – Welcome to Morocco

You’ll be greeted by your private tour guide upon your arrival at Menara airport in Marrakech. Your guide will take you to your hotel to get checked in and settled before heading out to the world famous Jemaa El Fna square, where you will be entertained by storytellers, magicians, snake-charmers, acrobats and many more.

Marrakech – Guided Trip

Enjoy a buffet breakfast at your hotel before heading out for a day of sightseeing in Marrakech. Your knowledgeable English-speaking private tour guide will regale you with stories as he leads you through the awe-inspiring Saadian tombs, Koutoubia Mosque, Bahia Palace, El Badi Palace, and Dar Si Said museum. Your private tour morocco guide will take you to experience one of the most visited sites in Morocco, The Jardin Majorelle in Marrakech and one of the ancient enchanting gardens in the heart of the Ochre city “Menara gardens”.

Stop for lunch at a typical place during your tour in the medina of Marrakech. After lunch, tour the Mellah (Jewish Quarter) which became home to a prosperous community of Spanish and native Jews, well-known for their rabbinical scholars and schools. Enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner followed by some Moroccan mint tea. In the evening, take the opportunity to explore on your own before settling in to relax in your hotel.

Marrakech – Essaouira

After breakfast, you’ll make your way to Essaouira, one of the most enjoyable and attractive coastal towns in all of Morocco. Its charm is undeniable with its blue-shuttered houses, wood workshops, art galleries, colorful fishing boats. The town is surrounded by large sandy beaches!

Enjoy a life-changing trip with our local private tour guide and immerse yourself in Jewish history, culture and lifestyle. You’ll visit the Mellah and uncover the secrets of the old medina. Explore the magical seaside of Essaouira and cherish the cool breeze of the ocean. Savor dinner at a magical castle before enjoying some leisure time.

Essaouira – Agadir –Taroudant

Today you’ll travel to Taroudant through the amazing coastal road passing through Argan forests and Berber villages. You’ll stop in Agadir to visit the Kasbah Agadir Ouflah. You will enjoy an authentic lunch with a Berber family. Take the opportunity to learn more about the traditional culture and lifestyle. As you continue on your way, enjoy picturesque landscapes while your private tour guide shares stories of the sites you visit. Tonight, you’ll stay in an authentic palace in Taroudant.

Taroudant – Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah

After Breakfast, depart toward Ouarzazate. On the way, you’ll stop at the 500-year-old most interesting Dodi Synagogue in the fascinating Berber village of Arazane, where an ancient genizah was recently discovered. Visit the scenic villages of Taliouine where an old Synagogue has been preserved intact for centuries. Take a guided trip with our local private tour guide to discover the queen of the south-east “Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah”.

Ouarzazate – Tinghir – Erfoud – Sijilmassa – Merzouga

Delight in a full breakfast before continuing on the road through Dades Valley to the M’gouna oasis famous for its roses. You’ll visit the magnificent Todgha Gorges in Tinghir. Gain insight into the Jewish history and life in the southeastern part of Morocco by visiting Erfoud, famous for its fossils, workshops and yearly date festival.

You’ll arrive in Merzouga where you’ll be greeted with a refreshing glass of Moroccan mint tea. From here, you will start your camel trek accompanied by a skilled private tour guide to enjoy the sunset over the golden dunes in the Erg-Chebbi. Enjoy a delicious dinner while being entertained with traditional music and drums. You have the opportunity to overnight in a Berber tent. There is nothing comparable to the star-filled sky as you spend the evening in the Sahara desert

Sahara desert – Ziz Valley – Midelt – Ifrane – Fez

Wake-up early to enjoy the magic sunrise over dunes of Merzouga. Please don’t miss up this moment! You’ll head to Rissani or Sijilmassa (the gate of Sahara) to Visit the 150 years old synagogue and the Jewish quarter (Mellah).

After lunch in Rissani, you’ll continue your journey to Fez via the palms’ Oasis, Midelt, the Atlas mountains and the cedar forests. Stop in Ifrane, the Swiss village, to cherish the nature & to photograph panoramic views.

Full Day in Fez

Start the day with a visit of the Mellah, the old synagogues and the ancient cemeteries in Fez Medina. Visit one of the most charming places in Morocco, ” the Royal Palace”. Walk in the twisted alleys of the old Medina (the original Arab heritage), assisted by our local private tour guide to discover the handicraft quarters and colorful tanneries. Visit the so-called Maimonides House. Take some time to discover Fez on your own before enjoying an evening of traditional music in the Fez Medina.

visit to Meknes – Rabat – Casablanca

Today, travel to Meknes, one of the imperial cities where a huge community of 15,000 Jews resided in 1950. Experience a private guided trip to the Mellah, where you will witness the remnant of a rich history within the walls of the 11 synagogues. Visit Rabbi David Benmidan’s tomb, who was the “Patron of Meknes” and drive along the walls and numerous amazing gates of the city to reach its market of spices and handicrafts. Take a moment to visit the famous gate Bab El Mansour and the El Hedim square. See the famous Moulay Ismail’s riding stables once home to 15,000 Arabian horses.
After lunch, drive to Rabat to discover the Mellah and the shrines of the Moroccan Kings. Reach the largest home of the Jewish community in Morocco, Casablanca. Overnight at your majestic accommodation in Casablanca.

Full day in Casablanca & Accommodation in Marrakesh

This morning, you’ll be taken on a guided trip to the Habous Quarter in the Medina. Explore Mohammed V & United Nations Square. Visit of the Hassan II Mosque, the biggest one in Africa. Visit of the street of seven synagogues and the Kosher Bakery. Discover the Jewish Museum in the Mellah (Jewish Quarter) and the Beth-el Synagogue.

Transfer to the airport

Our team will assure your direct transfer to the Airport to do your check-in and registration in a good time for taking your flight home with a good knowledgeable experience and best memories about Jewish heritage in Morocco.

Our team will assure your direct transfer to the Airport to do your check-in and registration in plenty of time for your flight home. You arrived waiting for an adventure and will leave having experienced a lifetime of memories and the knowledge of the Jewish heritage and culture of Morocco.

Your private tour includes:

  • Private transportation aboard an air-conditioned and high-comfortable vehicle.
  • English speaking – friendly, easygoing and open-minded driver.
  • All vehicle charges: Gasoline, parking, toll road.
  • Mineral water & Moroccan tea in the road.
  • Elegant Meals: Breakfast & Dinner each day.
  • Cultural shows & Berber music.
  • All nights’ top range accommodations in all cities: hand-picked Palaces, Hotels, Riads, guest-houses & Dars.
  • Accommodation in Sahara at Berber Tent, Luxury Camp or Kasbah.
  • Professional Knowledgeable local guides during your guided tours of the famous historic monuments, synagogues, Cemeteries, Museums, Palaces, Jewish quarters, handicraft districts, old medina, and Kasbahs.
  • Entrance fees to the historic monuments.
  • Luggage handling at all accommodations & airports.
  • All transfers – even individual transfers when required.
  • VAT & Regional Taxes.
  • No hidden fees.
  • 24/7 Customer Support.

Your private tour excludes:

  • Flight tickets.
  • Tips & Drinks.
  • Lunch each day.
  • Kosher Food.
  • Services not mentioned.
  • International Travel Insurance Charges.