Grand Tour of Morocco
Grand Tour of Morocco, Spain…
Days : 10 | Nights : 9Marrakech , Morocco
In this 10 days popular tour package Morocco we will be visiting the famous city in Morocco tour and they are Casablanca tour, Marrakesh tour, Meknes tour, Fez tour, and Rabat tour. Casablanca is a city in Morocco which is a port city and commercial hub in a western part of Morocco. We will be visiting Hassan II Mosque, Casablanca Cathedral and Place des Nations Unies, a modern city square. Marrakesh or Marrakech is the major city of the kingdom of Morocco. It is the fourth largest city in this country. Yusuf named this city as “Red city” or “Ochre city” where the building was built in red sandstone in 1122-1123. We will visit Ein Gordon, Chateau de Ain Asserdoun. Rabat is the capital of Morocco. It’s known for landmarks and is known for its Islamic and French colonial heritage. Fez is the capital of the Fas-Meknas administrative region which is situated in northern part of Morocco. It is the third or second largest city in Morocco with 1.1 million people. Meknes is located in north central of Morocco – Morocco holiday. We will visit Bab Berdaine Gate built in the 17th century and grand Mosque also.
Day 01: Arrive in Marrakesh
Arrive in Morocco’s largest city, meet and assistance by the representative and transferred to your hotel. Check in to the hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Marrakesh City Tour
After breakfast take a morning tour of the city of Marrakesh, otherwise known as the “Ochre City”. Home to over one million, Marrakesh was one of the major imperial cities of historical Morocco. The city divides into two areas; the Medina, or the historical city, and the Ville Nouvelle, the European-inspired modern city. Marvel at the city's pink mud-brick architecture. Visit the Saadien Tombs, the resting place of many members of the Saadi Dynasty, who claimed to descend from Muhammad's bloodline. Journey to the magnificent site known as the Bahia Palace, the 19th century home of Si Moussa, whose name literally means “brilliance”. The balance of the day is at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Marrakesh - Boumalne Dades
After breakfast, depart from Marrakesh on a journey through the famous Tichka Pass to Boumalne Dades. Along the way, stop for a short tour of Ait Ben Haddou. A prime example of classic Southern Moroccan architecture, this fortified city's high-angled towers stand out above the family dwellings, all set upon a mountainside. Enjoy lunch on your own before arriving in Dades where you will get to experience an orientation tour of the stunning landscapes and canyons. Later, check-in. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Boumalne Dades - Erfoud
After breakfast, depart your hotel and travel to Erfoud, an oasis town in eastern Morocco. En route enjoy a stop at one of Morocco's most popular natural sights, the lush Todra Palmeraie Gorge. Don't forget your camera as you take in a walking tour of the wondrous 985 feet high gorge and surrounding area. Continue on your journey to Erfoud, also known as “The Desert Gate”. Check-in and relax with dinner at your hotel After breakfast, enjoy a full day excursion throughout the desert. Depart by 4x4 caravan into the desert, exploring numerous small villages before reaching Tisserdimine, an oasis village at the bottom of Erg Chebbi. Enjoy a picnic-style lunch before continuing the journey to the peak of Erg Chebbi. After taking in this splendid view of the surrounding desert, leave your man made transports behind and journey into the heart of the dunes as the local nomads do; by camel back. Return to your hotel after sunset. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Erfoud - Ouarzazate
After breakfast at hotel, depart for the quiet Berber city of Ouarzazate. Upon arrival, check in to your hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure to check out the unique architecture of kasbahs and desert buildings or wander the souks for some shopping. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Ouarzazate - Agadir
After breakfast, enjoy a thorough tour of Ouarzazate. Take a tour of the Atlas film studios, one of the largest film studios in the world. Continue on to the Kasbah Taourirt, an amazing example of Moroccan architecture, which is a former post for monitoring the caravan routes into west Africa. Following the tour, stop for lunch along the way before arriving at the hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Agadir
After breakfast, depart on a city tour of Agadir, where you will have the chance to view the ports and beaches of this former fishing village as well as the hill top ruins of the old kasbah. It was at Agadir that the European conflict began between Germany and France that opened the door for France to seize nearly all of Morocco. The balance of the day is at leisure to enjoy the beach or shop. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08: Agadir - Essaouira
After breakfast, set out for the city of Essaouira. Also known as Mogador, the modern city of Essaouira was not constructed until the late 18th century by Mohammed III. French and Arab influences shine through in this medina's architecture. Essaouira played a major role in maritime trade, bridging Sub-Saharan Africa with Europe. A multicultural lifestyle thrives there as people of various ethnic groups and religious backgrounds all live in harmony with one another. Upon arrival, check into your hotel and enjoy the day at leisure to see what makes this medina a UNESCO heritage site. Overnight at hotel.
Day 09: Essaouira - Casablanca
After breakfast, Today, travel to Casablanca, the largest city in Morocco. Casablanca's history goes back thousands of years as the Berbers established settlements there around the 10th Century BCE. Famed civilizations such as the Phoenicians and Romans were known to have traveled through there as well. During World War II, the city served as General Patton's headquarters for the North Africa campaign, and host of the 1943 meeting between the heads of state to plan the Normandy landing. Upon arrival, enjoy a bus tour of the city. Marvel at sights such as the Hassan II Mosque, Mohamed V Square and Notre Dame de Lourdes Cathedral. Take in all of this and more throughout your day. Your final night features a special farewell dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10: Depart Casablanca
After breakfast transfer to the airport to catch a flight.
Days : 10 | Nights : 9