All Morocco

TODO-MARRUECOS-2016

DAY 1: CASABLANCA (AIRPORT) – MARRAKECH

Reception at airport and we leave heading the red city… Marrakech. Free day. Lodgment at hotel or riad.

DAY 2: MARRAKECH

FREE DAY: you will start knowing this culture by visiting spectacular places such as the Menara gardens, take photos from the La Koutubia mozque, distinctive place in Marrakech or be part of the atmosphere of the Jemaa el Fna Plaza, where you will find the snake charmer, the henna tattoos and plenty of activities. You will be able to experience the rich Moroccan cuisine or simply drink an orange juice. Discover why Marrakech is well known as the red city and why It’s atmosphere is unique. Lodging at the riad.

DAY 3: MARRAKECH – AIT BEN HADDOU- OUARZAZATE 

Once we had breakfast, we will move to Telouet through the high Atlas, by the Tizi n Tichka port whichhas an altitud over 2,260 meters, then we will visit the Telouet’s kasbah, 

which still preserves most of its original beauty. After crossing several colorful towns, we will arrive to Ait Ben Haddou, imposing kasbah where movies like Gladiator, Sahara and many others were filmed. It is also considered as human heritage by the UNESCO. Time for lunch and  continue our trip to Ouarzazate. Dinner and lodgment at the hotel.

DAY 4: OUARZAZATE- DADES VALLEY

We’ll have breakfast and start our day with a visit to Ouarzazate, considered as the great gate of the desert. You will discover the Taourirt kasbah and the Claoui Main Palace, the great south pacha of Morocco and continue our trip heading to Roses Valley, where Rose festival takes place in march. We’ll take a road of 17km long to visit nomad families that live in caves and then get to Dades Valley. Dinner and lodgment in the hotel.

DAY 5: DADES VALLEY – TODRA'S GORGES – MERZOUGA

We leave through a highway full of kasbahs. After several stops, we arrive to one of the most visited points of the country: Todra’s gorges. The channel of todra’s river has formed a path of vertical walls of hugh proportions and great beauty, its Paradise for climbers and a unique place. We’ll cotinue our trip heading south. Free lunch in the way and we’ll keep moving to the desert until we arrive to the impressive Merzouga dunes. 

DAY 6: MERZOUGA- ERG CHEBBI- MERZOUGA

After breakfast we will get back to our 4×4 vehicles and surround Erg Chebbi, desert sand tract where the Great Dune is located, it is over 200 meters tall, until we get to our route followed by the ancient Paris-Dakar, framed by the mountains bordering Algeria. Stop at the Tissardmin oasis and continue visiting nomad families to know their culture and lifestyle. Stop at a unique spot with beautiful sight to admire Erg Chebbi. At this point, Khamlia, Mali town, is waiting for us. We’ll relax drinking a tea and listening to a little Gnawa music concert. We can have lunch in here or back at the hotel because our 4×4 desert vehicles are waiting: the dromedaries, to take us in a trip of an hour and a half that will take us to the Great Dune, joined by the beautiful sunset. We’ll  have dinner and sleep at a haima, under a beautiful starry night.

DAY 7: MERZOUGA- RISSANI- MERZUGA DUNES
We’ll wake up early in the morning to experience another gift of the nature: sunrise. Ride the dromedaries back to the hotel. Once we are cleaned up and had breakfast we leave to Rissani where we will discover the desertic region with its  lost oasis and black desert. We’ll visit Rissani’s palmeral with its ancient kasbahs and the biggest market in south morocco. At sunset, we will get back to merzouga and take advantage of the deserts peace. Dinner and lodgment at hotel.

DAY 8: MERZOUGA – MIDELT – FEZ 

After breakfast we will head to Ziz Valley and stop for a break at Meski’s blue fountain. Stop at Midelt where you can have lunch and then continue our trip to Fez going through Ifrane (Moroccan Switzerland). Arrival to Fez, lodgment at hotel or riad.

DAY 9: FEZ

FREE DAY. Fez is considered as the cultural and religious capital of Morocco. You can ask for a guided visit in which you will be able to visit the Royal Palace with one of the most photographed gates of Morocco, and its different outskirts like Mellah (jew outskirt), La Ville Nouvelle ( New villa) and Fez-el-Bali ancient zone inside the medina walls. You’ll see which is considered as the most ancient university of the world, in which Arabic and religious studies are its scent and also admire the beautiful architecture of the university. A life time experience.

DAY 10: FEZ – VOLUBILIS – MEKNES

Breakfast. We leave to another of the imperial cities, Meknez, but first we will take you to visit the Volubilis ruins , ancient roman city with spectacular views to take photos. In 1997 it was included in the humanity cultural heritage list by UNESCO. Lodgment in Riad.

DAY 11: MEKNES -RABAT

In our way to Casablanca we will pass through Morocco’s capital city, Rabat, to know the mausoleum of King Mohammed V and his two sons, Hasan’s Tower and its medina. Dinner and night at the hotel.

DAY 12: RABAT-CASABLANCA-MARRAKECH

After breakfast we continue our trip to Casablanca, known because one of Hollywoods most important movies named after this city. We will visit Hasan II mesquite, located at the shore of the Atlantic Ocean. It’s the highest temple of the world, and the second biggest after the Meca. Outside it has capacity for more than 80.000 people and inside for 20.000 more. Casablanca is the biggest city of Morocco as well as its port. It is considered as the economic and commerce capital of Morocco.

We arrive to Marrakech and move to the riad.

DAY 13: MARRAKECH- ESSOUIRA-MARRAKECH

This day we´ll leave to Essouira called as “Atlantics Pearl”, one of the most beautiful shore cities of the Atlantic Ocean in Morocco, with its medina and blue and white colors, its huge beaches and walls of the ancient city of the Colonial Portugues. In the afternoon we go back to Marrakech. Night at the riad.

DAY 14: MARRAKECH – AIRPORT
Move to the Airport of Marrakech and end of our service.

We can adjust your trip in days and places as you wish

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