Grand Tour of Morocco
Desserts of Morocco
Grand Tour of Morocco, Spain…
Days : 7 | Nights : 6Rabat , Morocco
This is 7 days popular tour package Morocco where we will be visiting famous cities in Morocco tour and they are Casablanca tour, Rabat tour, Fez tour and Marrakesh tour. Casablanca is a city in Morocco which is a port city and commercial hub in a western part of Morocco. It is famous for its downtown architecture, a blend of Moorish style and European art deco. We will be visiting Hassan II Mosque, Casablanca Cathedral and Place des Nations Unies, a modern city square. Rabat is the capital of Morocco. It’s known for landmarks and is known for its Islamic and French colonial heritage. Morocco holiday - The royal fort is filled with French-designed gardens. Hassan Tower or Tour Hassan is an incomplete Mosque from the 12th century. 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. Since there were 2000 Arab families migrated, the city has the character of Arabic. 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.
Day 01: Arrive in Casablanca & Travel to Rabat
Arrive in Casablanca and transfer to your hotel in Rabat where you have the rest of the day at leisure to explore the capital city of Morocco or relax in your hotel for your upcoming adventure. This evening, enjoy a complimentary welcome Moroccan mint tea with an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager. Overnight at Rabat.
Day 02: Rabat Sightseeing then Travel to Fez
Breakfast at the hotel. This morning, enjoy a city tour of Rabat. View the Royal Palace and the ancient ruins of Chellah, the Oudaya Kasbah, and the Hassan Tower. En route to Fez, stop and visit the ancient ruins of the Roman city of Volubilis where you will get a chance to see the wonderfully preserved original mosaics, Roman Road, and city layout. As you travel through the Moroccan countryside, pass by the Holy City of Moulay Idriss for a photo opportunity. This evening, upon your arrival in Fez, enjoy a breathtaking view of the ancient city of Fez from a hill overlooking the medina. Enjoy a short bus tour of the imperial city of Fez conducted by your Tour Manager on the way to the hotel. Overnight at Fez.
Day 03: Full Day in Fez
Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy a full day at leisure to bravely wander the old medina yourself or choose to take to guided optional tour where you will visit the many hidden treasures of the media that only a Moroccan guide can know. Fez served as the capital of Morocco for more than 400 years and is home to the University of Al Karaouine, the oldest operating university in the world. It is particularly famous for its tanneries and the Fes el Bali Medina. This tour also takes you to the Attarine Medersas, Moulay Idriss mausoleum, and the Nejjarine Fountains. Opportunities for shopping for authentic Moroccan carpets and ceramic works will be provided. Finally, view the exterior of the Royal Palace and walk through the famed Jewish quarter of the medina where you will get a chance to walk through one of the few remaining Jewish cemeteries in Morocco. Though the city has endured periods of hardship, it has has emerged more vibrant than ever, boasting its own distinctive culture, art, and even cuisine. Overnight at Fez.
Day 04: Travel to Marrakesh
Breakfast at the hotel. This morning, depart for Marrakesh, a day-long journey taking you through the ever-changing landscape of the Moroccan valleys and Atlas Mountains along the way. Kindly note that this will be the longest coach ride of your tour. You will depart Fes in the early morning and arrive to Marrakesh in the early evening. Included will be sufficient rest stops for your comfort and a lunch break in the town of Beni Mellal. Your journey begins with beautiful views of the mountains around Ifrane and ends in the dry flatlands around Marrakesh, allowing you to experience the depth of the country’s terrain. This evening, enjoy a short bus tour of the "Red City" Marrakesh, conducted by your Tour Manager en route to your hotel. Over the coming days, you will have ample opportunity to explore this city including the famous Jaama El Fna Square and wide boulevards lined with restaurants and cafes. Overnight at Marrakesh.
Day 05: Morning Tour of Marrakesh
After breakfast, enjoy a morning tour of the city. Visit the Saadian Tombs, dating back to the 16th century, where Saadian royalty found their final resting place. Your tour also includes the Koutoubia Minaret, the beautiful Bahia Palace, as well as the opportunity to shop for Moroccan spices and herbs. Finally, end the tour by walking through the medina, getting a chance to admire all of the different artisans performing their craft before arriving at the Jaama El Fna Square. Spend the afternoon at leisure or choose to take the optional tour where you will have a chance to relax eat a traditional lunch and watch couscous being made as well as visiting the Majorelle Gardens and the Marrakesh Museum. Overnight at Marrakesh.
Day 06: Travel to Casablanca & City Tour
After breakfast, travel to Casablanca and transfer to your hotel. Later this afternoon, tour Casablanca. Your half day sightseeing includes the exterior of the Hassan II Mosque, currently the second largest Mosque in the world and the beautiful Corniche seaside. Take a moment to catch your breath at the end of your Moroccan adventure to admire the serenity of the Atlantic Ocean. Continue on a short drive through the residential areas of Casablanca to the city centre to visit the Mohamed V Square, the Habous quarter and the Notre Dame de Lourdes Cathedral. Tonight, say goodbye to your tripmates and enjoy a farewell dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight at Casablanca.
Day 07: Departure
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for your departure flight.
Days : 7 | Nights : 6