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Full Day Trip From Tangier to Chefchaouen
"High up in the Rif mountains Chefchaouen is a beautiful blue door and white walled Medina that was originally a Berber post.The Main square is the heart of Chefchaouen with the kasbah built back in the 18th century central mosque and cafes with authentic Moroccan style menus.The market is a mix of traditional Moroccan and tourists souvenirs very busy but worth a visit for the bargains.The town is easy to explore. The kasbah was built by Moulay Ismail and is now practically a ruin and next to it is the great Mosque.Although the Medina is small walk on to the main square and the souks that sell an array of goods.If you head on the Jewish quarter behind the jewellery souk you will feel the difference between it and the main Arabic feel of the town."""
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Full Day Trip From Tangier to Chefchaouen
"High up in the Rif mountains Chefchaouen is a beautiful blue door and white walled Medina that was originally a Berber post.The Main square is the heart of Chefchaouen with the kasbah built back in the 18th century central mosque and cafes with authentic Moroccan style menus.The market is a mix of traditional Moroccan and tourists souvenirs very busy but worth a visit for the bargains.The town is easy to explore. The kasbah was built by Moulay Ismail and is now practically a ruin and next to it is the great Mosque.Although the Medina is small walk on to the main square and the souks that sell an array of goods.If you head on the Jewish quarter behind the jewellery souk you will feel the difference between it and the main Arabic feel of the town."""
From EUR82.00
 
Full-Day Trip to Chefchaouen from Tangier
"Set high up in the Rif mountains Chefchaouen is a magnificent blue and white walled Medina that was previously a Berber post. Established in 1471 by Moulay Ali Ben Moussa Ben Rached El Alamiand is now practically a ruin and next to it is the great Mosque. Chefchaouen was a Moorish fortr the city expanded and welcomed Jews and Christian converts alike. The Main square is considered the heart of Chefchaouen with the kasbah constructed back in the 18th century central mosque and cafes with original Moroccan style menus. The market is full of a mix of traditional Moroccan and tourists souvenirs. The Medina is small and the town is easy to explore so you can take a walk on to the main square and the souks that s"""The city of Chefchaouen is a not-to-be-missed element of any tour of northern Morocco. Explore the ‘blue pearl’ of the Rif Mountains on a full-day tour from Tanger to Chefchaouen and discover the exotic lanes of this astonishing city. Take a walk through the compact medina
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More Things to Do in Chefchaouene

Talassemtane National Park

If you have the energy (and enough water) to continue, the viewing platform is the start of many day hikes into the mountains behind Chefchaouen. The track winds up the hillside before evening out and...
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maykal
Aug 13, 2011

Viewing Platform

It would be a shame to come to Chefchaouen and spend all your time in the medina's narrow streets, completely ignoring the Rif Mountains surrounding the town. Even if you don't like hiking, or don't...
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maykal
Aug 13, 2011

Ras el Ma

Ras el Ma (literally "Head of the water") is where a stream appears from the rocks and cascades down below the lower walls of the medina. At one point, there are a couple of mills over the stream,...
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maykal
Aug 13, 2011

Spanish Mosque

On the hill opposite the medina, and very visible from many vantage points around town, is a little white structure that looks very much like a church. My guidebook claimed it was a ruined Spanish...
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Aug 13, 2011

The famous Blue Streets of the Medina

Chefchaouen is well known in Morocco and abroad for its narrow alleys with houses painted a deep shade of blue, and it is well worth spending a couple of hours getting lost, quite an easy thing to do....
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Aug 13, 2011

The Kasbah

Built by Moulay Ismail many moons ago, Chefchaouen's kasbah is nowadays a small museum, worth visiting for the building and its gardens more than for the exhibits. Aside from some old black and white...
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Aug 13, 2011
 
 
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Plaza Uta el Hamam

The centre of Chefchaouen's medina is the Place Outa el Hammam, a longish open space with the orange walls of the Kasbah on one side and a row of tourity restaurants lining the other, a large tree...
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Aug 13, 2011

The Medina: General View

The Medina is the most important palce to visit once in this beautiful town. Great blue and white houses, unlike other medinas such as the ones in Fès or Tetouan, it's very easy to get around without...
Redang
Apr 13, 2008

Al Kasbah

Found on the main square, Uta el-Hamman in the medina the 17th century Kasbah is probably the only typical activity in my things to do tips that you will find as there are not many museums or...
blint
Jan 20, 2008

The Rif

Surrounding the town are the mountains by which it gets it name. Well actually, the mountains are called Rif, but the name chaouen or chefchaouen means something like 'look at the peaks' or something...
blint
Jan 20, 2008

The Mosque

Along side the Al Kasbah on Plza Uta el-Hammam, you will find the mosque. Of course if you are not a Muslim you CAN NOT enter and it would be impolite to try.My photo is from my first trip to Chaouen,...
blint
Jan 07, 2008

The Market

This is what the main market looked like on my first trip here. As you can see it doesn't look like the most pleasant thing to to while here, but at least it was a cultural experience. Now in 2007/8...
blint
Jan 07, 2008

Pussy Galore

Everywhere you go in Chaouen you won't see hardly any dogs but hundreds and hundreds of CATS! They are everywhere. Surprisingly many seem healthy and clean although they are not pets. The only problem...
blint
Jan 07, 2008

What to buy

The town is full of Shops and stalls all selling the same sorts of things. Here are some of the most typical things you can find or may want to buy:Water pipes and fruit flavoured 'tobacco' (about 6€-...
blint
Dec 18, 2007

Top Hotels in Chefchaouene

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Avda. Hassan II 68, Bab el Souk, Chefchaouen, 91000, Morocco
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Ras El Ma, Chefchaouen, 19270, Morocco
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Rue Targui, 22 CHAOUEN, Chefchaouen, 91000, Morocco
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Zankat kadi Alami Hay Souika, Derb Kadialami quarter, Chefchaouen, Morocco
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Place Al Makhazen, Chefchaouen, Morocco
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Top 5 Chefchaouene Writers

blint

"I've got the blues for you"
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kit_mc

"Chilled Chefchaouen"
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"Chauen"
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Redang

"Chefchaouen/Chefchaouene"
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"Chaouen"
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