Beautifully tucked into the Rif mountains, Chefchaouen is one of the prettiest towns of northern Morocco. Sparking blue walls, blue stairs, colourful flowerpots and maize-like streets, complimented by the warmth of locals, make Chefchaouen a literal blue-heaven on Moroccan earth.
Strolling through blue-walled alleys of Chefchaouen will take you to a different world altogether. Besides it’s enchanting hues of blues, Chefchaouen’s souks are an absolute delight for shopaholics, offering leather goods, hand-knitted hats, and much more!
Here are a few startling glimpses of this Instagram-perfect place, Chefchaouen!
Considered as “The Blue pearl” of Northern Morocco, Chefchaouen, beautifully tucked into the Rif Mountains, is a true hidden treasure of the region.
The picturesque, blue-washed alleys of Chefchaouen enrapture the senses with the warm hospitality and innocent smiles of the locals.
A rich spread of local delicacies await to be feasted upon, amidst a charming blue-walled décor. Couscous, Lham Bel Barkouk and Mint tea are very popular here.
Enjoy a drive to Tetouan city; a journey that will welcome you with open roads, swaying palms, and the bluest of skies. About 50 km from Chefchaouen, Tetouan City makes an ideal day trip.
The sublime coastal town of Tangiers, located around 100 km away from Chefchaouen, makes yet another exciting day trip option.