- TypeMorocco Trips
In this Morocco Jewish tour we include all the Jewish heritage, discover the culture, the monuments and synagogues. This is the best opportunity to discover Morocco in both ways. The islamic culture and heritage, and the Jewish culture and heritage.
Years ago, Jewish population has being part of Moroccan locals. Until now there is a lot of Moroccan Jewish in the country, they were located in the Mellah in each city called also the Jewish quarter.
The monuments and the history present in each city of Morocco shows that Jewish people where part of this country. Just like Amazigh and Arab.
The Jewish heritage is based in some cities in Morocco such as Casablanca, Rabat, Fez, Meknes. Marrakech, Skoura Valley and Essaouira. These are the cities we include in this tour, plus the Sahara desert for a unique experience.
We really care about our reputation that’s why our Morocco tours are the best. In addition to that, this Morocco Jewish tour is one of the most exiting one. Kocher restaurants are included, Synagogues visit and Rabbis meetings. This way we discover the real Morocco with all its monuments and culture.
The best way to discover Morocco in this trip is to start from Casablanca, but if you want to start from some city no problem.
First, we discover Casablanca, the economic capital of Morocco, one of the largest cities in Africa. We will visit the old medina, Hassan 2 Mosque, Villa des arts. The Jewish museum, the only one in the arab world offering an insight on the history, religion and life of Jews in the Moroccan society. King’s Palace and place Mohammed 5. As well as exploring the historical sites of Jewish Heritage in Fes, Meknes, Seffrou and Marrakech.
This Morocco Jewish Tour starts from Casablanca, and can be personalized from any city of your choice.
- Audio guide
- Entrance fees
- Food and drinks
- Hotel pick-up and drop off
- Private tour
- Professional guide
- Special activities
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Do I need travel insurance to go to Morocco?
Travel insurance including medical insurance should be obtained before leaving your country of origin. Hospitals and clinics in Morocco require payment for. A travel-insurance policy to cover theft, loss and, in particular, medical problems is strongly recommended for all visitors to Morocco.
What's the local currency? Do they take credit cards?
The local currency is Moroccan Dirhams, 1$ USD is about 10 Moroccan dirhams (abbreviated as ‘dhs’ or ‘MAD’) and 1 Euro is about 11 dhs. You can use credit and debit card in towns and tourist areas in Morocco. Visa and Mastercard are most widely accepted. If you usually use an Amex card, you'll need to take an alternative card or carry enough cash for your trip, as you may not be able to find an ATM to withdraw cash easily.
Do our guides and drivers speak English, French or Spanish?
Drivers and guides at Abdou Tours speak many languages such as English, French, Spanish and often German, Portuguese, Hebrew .. Try to let us know about your preferred language before booking your trip specially during high season.
What type of clothing is appropriate in Morocco?
We recommend that you wear whatever is familiar and comfortable on the street at home. Morocco is very tolerant and welcoming to visitors, you're not expected to act or look like a Moroccan. Longer shorts and shirts are fine for men. For women it's a good idea to bring a scarf to cover bare shoulders and arms in rural villages. Shorts are not acceptable for women unless below knee length. Rural people will be visibly embarrassed if you choose to dress with skin showing, and react with a muffled laugh or cover their eyes. In their view, you're walking around in your underwear. City dwellers often dress as anywhere around globe.
What language do Moroccan speaks?
Moroccan speaks a mixture of languages: Arabic, Berber, French and English.
Do they drink and party?
Even if Moroccans are Muslim population they seem to do all of the above. Hachich is quite common in Morocco and it's easy to get in addition to alcohol and bars in big cities such as Casablanca, Marrakech and Tangier.