Departure : 14th May
Starting City : CASABLANCA
Ending City : MARRAKECH
Meals- as per the itinerary
Entrance fees for the sites mentioned above
Accommodation in standard rooms
Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
English speaking guide
Visa services and fees - 18,500 /=
Expenses of a personal nature
Tips and Porter age
Any other services not specified above
CASABLANCA | RABAT | MEKNES | FEZ | BENIMELLAL | MARRAKECH
DAY 1 : WELCOME TO CASABLANCA | HOTEL : MOGADOR MADINA | MEALS : LUNCH & DINNER
Arrive at Casablanca Mohamed V Airport. Meet and greet by our official guide at the airport before transfer to Casablanca. Enjoy your time free at leisure before dinner at your hotel. Overnight in your hotel.
DAY 2 : CASABLANCA | HOTEL : MOGADOR MADINA | MEALS : LUNCH & DINNER
Breakfast at your hotel in Casablanca. Start your tour of Casablanca visit. View Mosque Hassan II, the largest mosque in Africa, whose minaret rises to 175 m of height, the tallest in the world (outside visit). Continue on to Place Mohamed V, the central hub of Casablanca’s new town with plenty of historic buildings that exemplify Art Deco architecture with Islamic influences.
DAY 3 : CASABLANCA / RABAT / TANGIER | HOTEL : KENZI SOLAZUR | MEALS : BREAKFAST, LUNCH & DINNER
After breakfast in hotel, depart for Rabat: Begin your sightseeing with Kasbah of the Oudayas, discover a city within a city. See the ramparts and walls of the Mechouar surrounding the Dâr-al-Makhzen (Royal Palace). Next, visit Mohammed V Mausoleum, a masterpiece of modern Alaouite dynasty architecture, with its intricate white exterior and green tiled roof. View Hassan Tower, the minaret of an incomplete mosque built in the late 12th century, which was supposed to be the tallest minaret and largest mosque in the world. Enjoy a delicious lunch in Rabat. Departure to Tangier with your English-speaking guide. On your arrival to Tangier, enjoy a city tour of Tangier and her surrounding area. Marvel at the picturesque views of the Atlantic Ocean and the famed hercules cave of Gibraltar, a perfect photo opportunity. On this day, you will also visit cap spartel. Check in the hotel and overnight in Tangier.
DAY 4 : TANGIER / CHEFCHAOUEN / FEZ | HOTEL : ROYAL MIRAGE | MEALS : BREAKFAST, LUNCH & DINNER
After breakfast, travel to the Blue City of Chefchaouen, one of the most picturesque towns in the Rif Mountains. Embark on a guided tour to the medina of Chefchaouen (in Berber this means: "watch the horns".) The medina truly reflects the Andalusian influence. With a wide variety of colours and the most delightful aromas of the different products in the local bazaars, contrasting with the dazzling bluish white of the houses; the Medina is a haven for all visitors to experience. Visit also the El Makhzen Square, the Uta El Hammam Square, and the Great Mosque, dating from the 15th century. In the Afternoon return to Tangier for dinner and overnight. After lunch, travel to Volubilis, the site of the largest and best-preserved Roman ruins in Morocco located between the Imperial Cities of Fez and Meknes. Volubilis: Built in and occupied since the 3rd century BC, visit the Roman ruins of Forum, Basilica, Triumphal Arch, Tingis Gate, Decumanus Maximusm and see the floors adorned with intricate mosaics depicting Roman mythology. Continue a short drive to Moulay Idriss, an important religious site which lies the tomb of the city's founder, Moulay Idriss, a decendent of the Prophet Muhammad. Departure to Fez for dinner and overnight.
DAY 5 : FES | HOTEL : WAZO HOTEL | MEALS : BREAKFAST, LUNCH & DINNER
After breakfast, enjoy a full day in Fez, the oldest of the Moroccan Imperial Cities and cradle of a thousand-year-old monarchy. Fez: Visit the medieval Medina of Fez and its major sites like Fountaine Nejjarine Square, Islamic school Attarine Medersa, a mesmerizing building with elaborate Moroccan architecture, tile-work, and woodcarvings. View the Moulay Idriss Mausoleum and Karaouine Mosque, built in 859 AD by Fatima al-Fihri, is a mosque and one of the oldest universities in the world. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, visit the 14th century Mellah (Jewish Quarters), the largest in Morocco and Fes El Jdid district. If time permits, spend some free time in the Medina with its winding alleys of Arabic-Moorish architecture; explore the souks with a variety of local spices, dried nuts, fruit and the oldest tannery in the world, where they still operate like they did in medieval times. Catch a panoramic view of Fez in Borj Nord and Borj South ramparts. Transfer to hotel for dinner and rest for the night.
DAY 6 : FES TO MARRAKECH | HOTEL : WAZO HOTEL | MEALS : BREAKFAST, LUNCH & DINNER
After breakfast in the hotel, we will leave this spiritual city via some superb and beautiful towns on our way to Marrakech. We will stop at Ifrane, a very unique city in Morocco due its architecture. After Ifrane, we will pass through Azrou, an Amazing town known for its handicraft cooperatives andartisan charters; Lunch will be in Beni Mellal; before continuing our trip to Marrakech. Check-in formalities at your hotel; enjoy a good Massage before Dinner and accommodation at the hotel in Marrakech.
DAY 7 : MARRAKECH | HOTEL : WAZO HOTEL | MEALS : BREAKFAST & LUNCH
After breakfast, enjoy a full day in the Imperial City of Marrakech, the Pearl of the South. Marrakech: Visit the famous 70m Koutoubia Minaret, the best example of Hispano-Moorish art. Visit the Palace of Bahia, built in the late 19th century, destined to be the largest palace of his time. After lunch , explore the Souks of Marrakech, the most famous of Morocco. Admire the richness of infinite crafts from cabinetmakers, ironworkers, boilermakers to dyers… Next, visit the destination of all magic, the open-air Jemaa El-Fna Square, classified by UNESCO as Universal Oral Heritage of Humanity and venue for variety of artists like jugglers, acrobats and snake charmers. Optional : Enjoy an unforgettable dinner under the shelter of exotic Berber tents, with traditional Moroccan feast, a multi-colored extravaganza show with belly dancing, horseback skills, serenaded by a chorus of girls and boys in traditional dress and accompanied by typical Arabian music.
DAY 8 : MARRAKECH | HOTEL : WAZO HOTEL | MEALS : BREAKFAST & DINNER
After breakfast. Today is free at leisure to wander in the Medina of Marrakech. An opportunity to go for shopping in Jemaa Elfna square, massage or any other experience. Vehicle will be provided for pickups to city center. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
DAY 9 : DEPARTURE | HOTEL : WAZO HOTEL | MEALS : BREAKFAST
After breakfast, pack your luggage and go for a transfer to Casablanca airport for your flight back home.
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