Morocco

Discovery of Morocco 10 Days – 09 Nights

Itinerary

Day 01: Casablanca Airport: +-35Km
Arrival at Casablanca Mohamed V airport on flight N°??????? at ??. Welcome, assistance and transfer to the hotel in Casablanca. Check-in, dinner and overnight. Nb : No lunch

Day 02: Casablanca – Rabat: +-110Km

After breakfast and meeting with the tour guide for the sightseeing of Casablanca, the business capital of Morocco. Visit the exterior of the great Hassan II Mosque (for inside visiting, please refer to supplement), Mohamed V square, the United Nations place, the Central Market, the Habous sector and the residential area of Anfa before strolling along the Aïn Diab coast dotted with swimming pools and restaurants. Independent lunch (1) and departure to Rabat, the white imperial city. Visit of the administrative capital of Morocco with the Hassan Tower, the splendid Mohamed V Mausoleum, the Kasbah of Oudayas. Late in the afternoon, check-in at the hotel. Dinner and overnight.

Day 03: Rabat – Meknes - Fez: +-240Km
After breakfast, departure to Fez with visit of the Roman ruins of Volubilis and the sacred town of Moulay Idriss Ist. Continue to Meknes. Independent lunch (2) and visit of this city known as «the Moroccan Versailles» which was founded at the end of the 17th Century by Moulay Ismail. The sightseeing of Meknes will include Bab Mansour, the most preserved gate in Morocco, Hari Souani, the old granaries and stables. Arrival to Fez, dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 04: Fez
After breakfast, the whole day is devoted to the sightseeing of Fez; the most ancient cultural and spiritual city of Morocco. Step back six centuries into the medieval Medina with its narrow and cobbled streets filled with ancient mosques, towering green glazed minarets and crumbling fondouks. Narrow openings into private worlds beyond reveal architecture of peaceful courtyards filled with carved cedar, brilliantly colored mosaic tiles and delicately carved stucco ornament. Visit of the the Jewish Quarter, medieval medina, the Medersas, the Karaouine mosque and the famous Nejjarine fountain. Independent lunch (3) and continuation of the visit through the old medina where the clients will see different craftsmen still operating in the old oriental tradition. Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight.

Day 05: Fez – Midelt – Erfoud: +-450Km
After breakfast, earlier departure to Midelt via Azrou. Independent lunch (4) and continuation through Midelt (an important mining center) and to the Ziz River through a series of fortified villages characterized by fascinating southern architecture. Arrival in Erfoud and check-in at the hotel. Dinner and accommodation.

Day 06: Erfoud – Tineghir – Ouarzazate: +-360Km
After breakfast and departure to Tineghir via Rissani.Visit of the ruins of Ksar Abbar and through the Tinjdad road, arrival at Todra Gorges known with their impressive bare of escarpments. Independent lunch (5) and continuation to Ouarzazate via El Kelâa M’gouna and the Dades valley. Arrival to Ouarzazate, dinner and accommodation at the hotel.

Day 07: Ouarzazate– Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech: +-220Km
fter breakfast, visit of Ouarzazate with Tifoultout and Taourirt Kasbahs, then departure to Aït Ben Haddou village. Independent lunch (6) and visit of the ruins of this ancient kasbah. Continuation via the Tiz-In-Tichka pass (2260m of altitude) and Taddert to Marrakesh. Check-in at the hotel, dinner and overnight.

Day 08: Marrakech
After breakfast, the entire day will be spent visiting Marrakesh, the second oldest imperial city known as the «Pearl of the South» and for its antiquities, its chic nightlife, and contemporary style movement. The visit to start with the Jewish Quarter, the Saadian tombs, the Koutoubia, the Bahia Palace and the Menara gardens. Return to the hotel for lunch. In the afternoon, visit of the souks, the winding little streets and the Djemaâ El Fna place with its various and non-stop entertainment: storytellers, snake charmers, fire-eaters and more. A Diffa Fantasia dinner will be served under caïdal tents at the famous «Chez Ali» restaurant while enjoying fantasia performance with camel and horses shows, folkloric and belly dancers. Return to the hotel and overnight at the hotel.
>Optional with supplement (please refer to supplement): Visit of Majorelles gardens; called also Yves Saint Laurent gardens). > Optional with supplement (please refer to supplement): Ameliorated dinner menu (Half Mechoui) at chez Ali.

Day 09: Marrakesh – Casablanca: +-250Km

After breakfast, morning free at leisure for a final plunge into the atmosphere of Marrakesh or relaxation by the pool of the hotel. Independent lunch (7). In the afternoon, departure to Casablanca. Arrival at the hotel, check-in. Dinner and overnight.

Day 10: Casablanca Airport

After breakfast, departure transfer to Mohamed V airport for return flight N°??????? at ??????? and assistance to the boarding formalities.

Included services:

  • Accommodation on Half board basis (drinks accompanying meals not included) starting with dinner of the first day and ending with breakfast of the 10th day. On Day N° 08 : Fantasia dinner show at Chez Ali in Marrakech (Tourist menu) (drinks accompanying meal not included).
  • A/c deluxe bus according to the group size put at disposal of the group from day of arrival till the 10 day of departure according to the group itinerary.
  • A qualified accompanying English speaking guide from day 01 to day 10.
  • Local guides (compulsory) for groups +20 pax for city tours.
  • Monuments entrance fees (Entrance to Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca not included).
  • Portrage of the luggage at airport and hotels.
  • All taxes included (except of 205,00Mdh per person for all the package: see above-mentioned)
  • Our full assistance.
  • Free of charge (as per each basis).