View of Chefchaouen’s Buildings Against the Horizon
The blue and white tones of Chefchaouen’s buildings make the city look like something straight out of a fairytale.
Bright Plants Along a Set of Stairs
Vibrant plant plots, lush plants, and colourful flowers add bright splashes of colour to the city’s blue shades.
Lovely Streets in the Medina
The old medina is filled with photogenic streets.
Steps Between Blue and White Walls
There are enchanting visions around every corner in the heart of Chefchaouen.
Ornate Doorways in the Medina
The diverse-ornamental doors ensure that no two streets are the same.
Narrow Staircase Through the Blue
There are many small streets and alleyways to discover.
Traditional Goods Against a Blue Background
The blue walls accentuate traditional Moroccan items for sale.
Display of Basket Bags
There’s no shortage of hand-made items to tempt visitors in Chefchaouen.
Sacks of Multi-Coloured Spices
Moroccan cuisine is known for its use of aromatic spices, and you’ll see plenty of spices for sale as while wandering around Chefchaouen.
Small Shops and Goods Along the Streets
Shopping opportunities are numerous in Chefchaouen.
Chefchaouen’s Main Square
Chefchaouen’s main square has quaint restaurants and shops on one side and the ancient kasbah on the other.
View of the Kasbah’s Defensive Walls
The old kasbah is where the city of Chefchaouen was founded.
Inside Chefchaouen’s Old Kasbah
The small kasbah is home to a museum, gardens, and a former jail. Climb atop the walls for sweeping views.
The Grande Mosque of Chefchaouen
Chefchaouen’s Grande Mosque is unusual in that its minaret is octagonal in shape. You’ll probably hear the melodic call to prayer resounding through the air from the minaret five times each day.
Abandoned and Ruined Spanish Mosque
The ruins of the disused Spanish Mosque are perched on a hill overlooking the city.