Explore a labyrinth of endless arrays and shades of blue.
If you’re looking for something as close to a mythical sky kingdom; then diving into the northern parts of morocco could definitely be the trip of your life.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||New York or Washington or Miami to/from Casablanca|
|WEAR||Dress is casual throughout the country. In the winter visitors should pack a light coat or raincoat. In the spring and summer lightweight clothes should be worn.|
|DATES||Sep – Apr|
Crossing from Southern Spain to Tangier/Rabat
Upon arrival your local Tour escort will meet you and assist with check in formalities. Today first stop will be a short visit to Rabat the capital of Morocco. Your sightseeing tour will include a walk through the Kasbah of Oudaya, a visit to the Hassan Tower, the flower market,the Archeological Museum ,Mohammed V mausoleum and Royal Palace/Farah hotel.
You will begin our exploration of the imperial cities this morning with s stop at the Holy City of Moulay Idriss where the founder of Islam is burred. Continue on to the archeological site of the Roman ruins at Volubilis. From here you will travel to Meknes where, after lunch, you will drive throughout the walls and numerous gates of the city. Visit the famous Gate of Bab el Mansour,the Shirine Mosque,the tomb of Moulay Ismail,Dar Jami Palace and the Royal Stables .End your day in Fez ,the first Imperial City built in 790 A.D by Moulay Idriss II(B.D)/Wassim hotel.
A full day to explore Morocco’s most fascinating city and the world’s last surviving Medieval City. Start today by traveling downtown to visit King Palace .After walking through the Jewish and Arab sections you will see South King Palace. Continue along the river for a panoramic view of the Old Town Medina. You enter the city through one of the main gates for a walking tour highlighting the Karaounine University the oldest in the world,the Mederssa Attarine, Bouanania religions School,Najarine Fountain ending with an optional lunch at the palace .Later visit Moulay Idriss Mausoleum and famous tannery where skins are cured and dyed in enormous vats.There will also be time to shop for some of Fez’s famous handicrafts (B.D)/Wassim hotel.
Breakfast ,then a short trip to a Berber Village in the Middle Atlas where lunch is included in the local market .Balance of day at leisure on your own to explore (B.D)/Wassim hotel.
A four hour drive brings you to Tangier, a cosmopolitan and historical city,while here visit the Kasbah,Museum and much more.Afternoon take a ferryback to Spain.