Discovery of Morocco



8 Days from $980Land Only

Casablanca, Rabat, Meknes, Fez, Midelt, Erfoud, Rissani, Tinghir, Ouarzazate, Marrakech

Day 1, Sat: Casablanca
Arrival in Casablanca. You will be met and transferred to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. (D)
Day 2, Sun: Casablanca / rabat
After breakfast, depart for a morning city tour of Casablanca including the Central Market, the Mohamed V Square, the Anfa District and more. In the afternoon drive to Rabat, the capital of the Kingdom of Morocco. Sightseeing of the city includes the Royal Palace and its surroundings, the Oudaya Kasbah the splendid Mohamed V Mausoleum and the Hassan Tower. Continue to Meknes. Admire the Old Medina's well preserved gate, the most beautiful gate in Morocco. Visit the Royal stables of Moulay Ismael, the Medina and the Jewish quarter. Drive to Fez. Dinner and overnight in Fez. (B,D)
Day 3, Mon: Fez
Today, enjoy a full-day tour of the imperial city of Fez, the oldest of the Imperial Cities, founded in the 8th century AD by Moulay Idriss II. Visit the Old Medina with its Arrarine Bazaar, the Medersas University, the Nejjarine Fountain, the Moulay Idriss Mausoleum and the Karaouine Mosque. In the afternoon visit the new city of Fez known as Fez Jdid. Dinner and overnight in Fez. (B,D)
Day 4, Tue: Fez / Midelt / Erfoud
Departure to Erfoud, the city known as the Door to the Desert. Drive via the cedar woods of the middle Atlas Mountains passing by Ifrane, a charming ski resort, Azrou, an important handicraft center and stop in Midelt. Continue to Erfoud via Errachidia and the palm groves of Ziz Valley. Dinner and overnight in Erfoud. (B,D)
Day 5, Wed: erfoud / Rissani / Ringhir / Quarzazate
In early morning, you may take an optional excursion to enjoy the golden sunrise over the sand dunes of Merzouga. * After breakfast, continue to the holy city of Rissani, visit the 17th century Rissani Kashah and continue to Tinghir to visit the magnificent Todgha Canyons. In the afternoon drive to Ouarzazate via the road of the thousand kabahs and the Dades Valley, famous for its yearly Rose Festival. (B,D)
Day 6, Thu: Quarzazate / Ait Benhaddou / Marrakech
Today, after breakfast visit the kasbahs of Tiffeltout, Taourirt and Ait Benhaddou, the most spectacular fortress in southern Morocco. Continue to Marrakech via the Tichka pass, in the heart of the Atlas Mountains. Dinner and overnight in Marrakech. (B,D)
Day 7, Fri: Marrakech
Today depart for a full-day tour of Marrakech, the second oldest of the Imperial Cities, known as the Pearl of the South. The city was founded by the Almoravides at the end of the 11th century AD. Visit the Menara Garden, the Saadien Tombs, the Bahia Palace and the Koutoubia Mosque. After lunch visit the famous Djemaa El Fna square with its surrounding souks and handcraft quarters. Tonight enjoy a Moroccan dinner with Fantasia Show. (B,L,D)
Day 8, Sat: Marrakech
After breakfast, transfer to the airport (B)

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