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Casablanca, an impressive port city on Morocco’s magical coast, is an
destination. Discover MSC Mediterranean Cruises Mauresque architecture, attractive beaches, and the colourful Old Medina.
Place Mohammed V, a square of symbolic significance, is resplendent with palm trees and a majestic fountain. Beyond the port, two extraordinary cities await your discovery — vibrant Marrakech and beautiful Rabat.
MSC Cruises excursions offer plenty of exciting things to see including:
• Hassan II's Mosque
An enchanting adventure awaits, on an
MSC Cruises excursion
, across the buzzing city of
. Enjoy a scenic journey through streets and squares before stopping at an authentic Habous district market. Visit the
Cathedral of Notre Dame de Lourdes
Hassan II Mosque
— the largest mosque in Africa. Resting on a peninsula overlooking the Atlantic, take in spectacular sea views and fine architectural craftsmanship.
Marrakech on an MSC Cruises excursion, a Moroccan imperial city known as the 'Pearl of the South'. Here, you’ll discover the ornately decorated Saadian Tombs and the mesmerising 19th-century Bahia Palace. Afterwards, take in Marrakech’s iconic market square, Jemaa el-Fnaa. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is brimming with merchants, performers, restaurants, food stalls, snake charmers, storytellers, and henna artists.
Rabat, Morocco’s capital, on an MSC Cruises excursion — a city known for its Berberera royal fort, French colonial and Islamic heritage, and historical citadel. Your guided tour begins at Place Mechouar Square, built at the end of the 19th century. From here, you’ll visit Hassan Tower, an iconic minaret on the bank of the Bu Regreg river. Discover the elegant Mausoleum of Mohammed V, the resting place of the Moroccan king. Finally, unwind in the emerald Andalusian Gardens in the Kasbah of the Udayas.