Overview
Day 1: Arrival to Tangier and transfer to your hotel.
Day 2: Tangier - City Tour
Day 3: Tangier - Assilah - Tetouan
Day 4: Tetouan - Chefchaouen
Day 5: Chefchaouen - Meknès - Volubilis - Fez
Day 6: Fez - Exploration day
Day 7: Fez - Rabat
Day 8: Rabat - Casablanca
Day 9: Casablanca - Departure
8 Nights 9 Days 14 Nov, 14 Nov, 15 Nov, and more Tanger
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Accommodation: 08 nights’ accommodation with daily breakfast
  • Transportation: Private air-conditioned vehicle with English speaking licensed driver.
  • Sightseeing: Local tour guides as specified in the itinerary :in Tangier , Asilah , Tetouan , Fez and Casablanca 
  • Monuments: Admission entrance fees as listed in the itinerary.
  • Meals: as specified in the itinerary.
  • Local Experiences: as specified in the itinerary
  • Service charges and local taxes
  • Daily Mineral bottled water in the car

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Flight/Accommodation/Sightseeingnot listed in the itinerary.
  • Passport and visa fee
  • Payment transactionfee of 3% of total amount if paying by credit card or PayPal.
  • Gratuities:tips to guides, drivers, bellboys, etc. 
  • Travel Insurance:Please kindly note that the full coverage travel insurance from your country of origin should be purchased in advance on your own.
  • Personal expenses: Suchas room service, internet charge, laundry, drink, fax, telephone call, optional activities, or any non specified expense in the itinerary.
  • Excess Baggage Charges
  • Optional activities
Itinerary

 

Day 1 : Arrival to Tangier

Activities: Panoramic Tours of the city
Overnight: Tangier
Upon arrival to Tangier city you will be met and greeted by your local driver. Then, you will start panoramic tour of the city before transferring to your hotel to check-in and rest. 

Day 2 : Tangier - City tour

Activities: Kasbah, the Cave of Hercules, Teatro Cervantes, the Grand Socco “Terrasse des Paresseux”
Overnight: Tangier
Meals: Breakfast
Local Experience: Consider an optionalLunch at  ‘Le Saveur Du Poisson’ 
After breakfast, meet your local guide in the lobby of your hotel in order to start your guided tour of Tangier city, dubbed “The Bride of The north”. Tangier is an international post and a melting pot, here the Atlantic meets the Mediterranean sea, Africa meets Europe, Morocco meet Spain, Andalusia meets us. If you take a quick look at Tangier on the map you will find out that it is located on the northern region few miles from Spain, it is on the Maghreb coast at the western entrance to the Strait of Gibraltar. Your guided visit will take you along the beach and continue to what the city is famed for like:  including the Kasbah, the tomb of Ibn Battouta- a 14th century famous traveler who was born in Tangier, Teatro Cervantes, the Grand Socco. The American Legation*,the Tangier American Legation Museumwith its Paul Bowles Wing dedicated to the writer and composer who lived most of his adult life in Tangier, and the Kasbah Museum, the former Sultan's palace deserves to be seen not only for its collection of artifacts from the Phoenician to modern times, but also for the building and garden. Free afternoon to discover what Tangier has to offer; enjoy The Souks of the city and the view and a walk along “Terrasse des paresseux” and the antic Canons.

**Optional Entrances: American Legation, St Andrew’s church.

Day 3 : Tangier - Assilah - Tetouan

Activities: Assilah: Medina, Borj II. Tetouan:Archaeological museum and Medina
Overnight: Tetouan
Meals: Breakfast
After breakfast, we will be taking the coastal road to make a stop first at Assilah. This city had a long history for being a Spanish and Portuguese territory for a long time. Nowadays however, it is Known for being the city of art as each year artist all over make Pilgrimage to it and paint the walls of the city in all colors and stories. Visit the Medina, a fortified city with big old walls and narrow inner streets. Visit also the Borj. After lunch, we will continue to Tetouan, the most Andalusia city in the kingdom. All the neighborhoods of the city belong to three different architectural styles: The Andalusia style (Medina), the Spanish style of the early and mid-twentieth century (Ensanche) and the after independence style (peripheral neighborhoods). Each style includes variations more or less important in relation to the evolution of styles and materials. While there we will visitArchaeological museum of Tetouan whichexhibits a wide range of cultural and historical materials. It displays mosaics of Roman times telling the mythical story of Mars and Rhea Sylvia, as well as prehistorical tools and objects from the Acheulean, Mousterian, Azeri, Iberomusian and  Neolithic. 

Day 4 : Tetouan - Chefchaouen

Activities: Kasbah , Plaza Uta El Hammam
Overnight in: Chefchaouen
Meals: Breakfast
After breakfast, travel to Chefchaouen, once arrived, start your tour by visiting the Kasbah Ali Ben Rachid, Plaza Uta el-Hammam then continue for a wonderful tour of this beautiful city

Chefchaouenis Morocco’s “Blue Pearl”. It has come to be known as such due to a distinctive blue color all the inhabitant use to paint their houses .This tradition trace back to the Jewish traditions and beliefs that the color blue represents the sky which in turn reminds people of heaven and God. This color covering the city gives it and amazing charm as well as a sense and an atmosphere of relaxation, comfort and peace. Have you heard of healing pearls and gems?  Well this one really works.

Day 5 : Chefchaouen - Meknes - Volubilis - Fez

Activities: Meknes & Volubilis: Volubilis Ruins, Bab El Mansour, Lehri
Meals: Breakfast
Overnight: Fez
After breakfast meet you driver to travel to Fez. En route, we will be making a MUST stop by Volubilis and Meknes. The archeological site of Volubilis is listed by the UNESCO as a worldwide heritage, and it is a witness of multi-cultural Morocco. A specialized guide will walk you around the remains of the Roman outpost, through the arcs of Triumphal arches, the Capitoline Temple and large captivating Orpheus mosaics which tells tales of roman life. 

Afterwards, the trip will continue to the Imperial City of Meknes, one of Morocco’s lesser-visited. It was built by Moulay Ismail and was conceived to be the ‘Versailles of Morocco’, you’ll be able to visit the famous gate of Bab El Mansour, and Lhri. These sites are the main beating veins of the city. We will then continue our way to Fez.

Day 6 : Fez Exploration day

Overnight in: Fez
Activities: Bouaanania, Attarin Medersa, the tanners, Ess-Seffarine Square, El-Nejjarine square, and the cabinet makers’ souk, and the Hebrew district ‘Mellah’.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Local Experience: Consider booking the optional Pottery workshops

After breakfast, start your guided city tour of Fez, once the capital of the kingdom before 1912. Your visit today will revolve around exploring Fez the Medina which is a World Heritage Site, according to the UNESCO, and it was founded in the 9th century and it is home to the world's oldest university.

Your local guide will show you around the major sites like Bou-Inania and AttarinMedersa, the tanners, Ess-Seffarine Square, Moulay Driss tomb, El-Nejjarine square, and the cabinet makers’souk, the Hebrew district ‘Mellah’. After lunch at a local restaurant, you are free to either choose to go back to your hotel or stroll in the narrow alley of the old town on your own.

Day 7 : Fez - Rabat

Activities: Chellah, Kasbah Ouddayas, Mausoleum, Hassan Tower, Royal Palace (Exterior Visit)
Overnight in: Rabat
Meals: Breakfast, Tea break
Local experience: Café Maure
After breakfast at your hotel, drive to Rabat and join upon arrival your tour guide for visit of the capital city of Morocco. Rabat was founded by Abd Al-Mu’min, a ruler of the Almohad dynasty for military reasons. It was built to serve as a fortress, hence its original name Ribatu al-Fath, meaning "stronghold of victory".  Our guided tour in Rabat will then revolve around uncovering the history of Rabat. The tour includes a visit to the Royal Palace, Hassan Tower, and Kasbah Ouddaya.  Free time afterwards to stroll around the souks and bazaars in the old medina of Rabat which are full or all type of merchandise as well as leather made traditional and modern shoes alongside Moroccan styles bags with some authentic Berber style and  old jewelry  shops . Then, Continue to “Café Maure “on the bank of river Bouregrag, to enjoy a Moroccan mint tea alongside some Moroccan goodies like: Kaab Ghazal and Ghariba

The more youknow: Kaab Ghazal means in Arabic the hoof of the dear , and along with Ghariba and Mint Tea are symbols of Moroccan hospitality

Day 8 : Rabat - Casablanca  

Activities: Hassan II Mosque,Habous, Mellah .
Overnight: Casablanca
Meals: Breakfast 

After breakfast, head to Casablanca where your local guide will be waiting for you to start your tour of Casablanca. The tour will start at Hassan II Mosque, an architectural master piece. Afterwards, we will be visiting the only Jewish museum in an Arab county (optional) - it traces the long history of Judaism in Morocco and its influence, continue with your local guide to the Souks (the market place) to end the tour of Casablanca in the Hobus quarter and don’t forget to enjoy Casablanca’s Art deco before heading to the hotel to rest.

** Optional : the Jewish Museum

The more you know: Casablanca, in Arabic Dar el-Baida, translates to: the white house (not to be confused with American one!). Its original name was Anfa as first set by the Phoenicians.

Day 9 : Casablanca - Departure

Activities: Transfer to the Airport
Meals: Breakfast
Breakfast at your hotel and transfer to the airport for a homebound flight.

Hotels to be used or similar : 

STANDARD PACKAGE : 

City

Hotel Name

Room Type

Hotel Rating

Tangier 

Dar Souran 

Standard Room

3+ stars

Tetouan

Al Mandari

Standard Room

4 stars

Chefchaoun

El Parador

Standard Room

4 stars

Fez

Barcelo Medina

Standard Room

4 stars

Rabat

Hotel Musee

Standard Room

3+ stars

Casablanca

Kenzi Basma

Standard Room

4 stars

COMFORT PACKAGE : 

City

Hotel Name

Room Type

Hotel Rating

Tangier 

Royal Tulip

Standard Room

5 stars

Tetouan

Marina Smir

Standard Room

5 stars

Chefchaoun

Dar Chaouen

Standard Room

4 stars

Fez

Palais Medina

Standard Room

5 stars

Rabat

Le Diwan

Standard Room

5 stars

Casablanca

Movenpick

Standard Room

5 stars

 

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