Affectionately known as “The Blue Pearl” of Morocco, Chefchaouen certainly lives up to its name. All of the buildings are painted in a blue and white palette that will make you feel as though you’ve left the country to enter a scene from Alice in Wonderland. Around every corner and down every little alleyway is a picture perfect scene that is just waiting to be captured!
This darling little blue town is nestled in the Rif Mountains and offers tourists a respite from the hassle of larger Moroccan cities like Marrakech and Fes. If you’re looking to explore the great outdoors, Chefchaouen offers hillside hikes with spectacular views of the town below. If you’re looking for delectable cuisine, there are countless restaurants serving up some of the best traditional Moroccan food in the country. And if shopping for Moroccan treasures is on your list of to-dos, you’ll find every souvenir your heart desires down the winding blue alleyways.
We’ve compiled 20 of our favorite photos that will hopefully inspire you to plan a trip to see the beautiful blue city of Chefchaouen for yourself!
20 Beautiful Photos of Chefchaouen, ‘The Blue Pearl’ of Morocco
Accommodations in Chefchaouen
Looking for a place to stay in Chefchaouen? Here are 3 of our favorites!
Lina Ryad and Spa is a stunningly beautiful riad that offers a heated indoor pool in an incredible setting as well as a traditional hammam that is perfect for relaxation.
Riad Cherifa is a lovely traditional riad that will astound with its attention to detail. You’ll find lovely sitting areas throughout the property and a great courtyard at the center of it all.
Le Petite Chefchaouen If you’re looking for accommodations that are a bit more modern then try out Le Petite Chefchaouen. Their Sun deck is also one of the best in town!
For more info on visiting Chefchaouen check out: The Top 12 Things to do in Chefchaouen
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