Tour Duration: 10 days / Starting-Ending Casablanca or Tangiers
Group size: 4 – 14 guests / Languages: English – French – Spanish (other lunguages on request)
You will discover the origins of Andalucia & the Imperial Cities.
Visited cities: Casablanca, Rabat, Tangiers, Tetouan, Chefchaouen, Fez, Beni-Mellal, & Marrakech.
Theme of the journey: Civilisation, Architecture, Culture, History & Nature
Single supplement is compulsory for any individual reservation.
This tour is available in Budget, Touristic, First & Delux category
Tour is operated every month in Small Groups & as Private
PRE/POST tour extension available
Casablanca or Tangiers
After Breakfast (8:45)
Arrival at Mohammed V airport of Casablanca. Welcome and transfer to the hotel. Dinner & accommodation the hotel.
After breakfast, visit of the economic capital of Morocco : Central market, Mohamed V square, the Habous district, the royal palace, the residential area of Anfa and the outside of the Hassan II mosque. Fish lunch at one of the seafront restaurants during which the guide will brief you about the tour. Continuation to Rabat, the administrative capital of the kingdom. City tour includes the Mechouar (ramparts and walls surrounding the royal palace), the Oudaya kasbah, the splendid Mohamed V mausoleum and the Hassan Tower. Dinner & accommodation at the hotel.
After breakfast, departure to Tangier via Assila. Tangier is the City where the Mediterranean see meets Atlantic ocean, gateway to Africa, city of many Artists and Writers from America & Europe as Paul Bowles, Tennessee Williams, Truman Capote Eugene Delacroix, Henri Matisse and many others. City tour and visit of: Bella-Vista, the mendoubia garden, the Grand Socco, the Kasbah which is located at the highest point of the Medina, Dar el-Makhzen, the Jewish Synagogue and old Cemetery, American legation the first American property outside America, and the Cap Spartel. Optional sunset stop view & mint tea at Moroccan Cafe Hafa with a terrace and gardens that overlook Gibraltar. Dinner & accommodation at the hotel.
After breakfast departure by the east coastal road to the seaside city of Tetouan. Orientation tour upon arrival, and continuation to the “BLUE CITY” of Chefchaouen (also called Chaouen). Visit of its Andalucian influenced medina, the Kasbah and main square Outa El Hmam. Dinner & accommodation at the hotel.
After breakfast, free time at your leisure, then departure for Fes via Ouazzane. Dinner & accommodation at the hotel.
After breakfast, your whole day will be devoted to the sightseeing of Fes, the most ancient of the imperial cities, founded in the 8th century by Moulay Idriss 2nd. Visit of the medieval medina with its Attarine & Bouanania Medersas, the Nejjarine fountain, the Moulay Idriss mausoleum and the Karaouine mosque. Free lunch at a traditional restaurant in the old medina. Afternoon, visit of Fes jdid (new city part). Dinner & accommodation at the hotel.
After breakfast, departure to Marrakech. We will drive the Atlas Road passing by the berber villages of Immouzer Kandar & Ifrane. Lunch stop in Beni Mellal, one of the agricultural centres of Morocco. Arrival to Marrakech in the late afternoon, check-in at the hotel. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
After breakfast. Visit of historical Marrakech : The Menara Garden, the Saadian Tombs, The Bahia Palace, The Koutoubia mosque and the Dar Si Said Museum. Afternoon, visit of the famous Jamaâ El Fna square and old medina and its surrounding souks and handycraft quarters. Evening, Optional farewell Dinner with folkloric and fantasia shows at typical restaurant. Accommodation at the hotel.
After breakfast, free morning for shopping and personal exploration. Visit of Majorelle Garden & Yves Saint Laurant museum. Afternoon, departure to Casablanca. Dinner & accommodation at the hotel.
After breakfast. Transfer to airport for your return flight with departure assistance formalities.