Tour of imperial cities & great south


Program

    Day 1 : Casablanca/Rabat Arrival at Mohammed V Airport in Casablanca. Sightseeing tour of the city. After lunch, city tour of Rabat, the administrative capital of the kingdom. Dinner and overnight in Rabat.
    Day 2 : Rabat/Meknes/Fes Breakfast at the hotel. Departure for Meknes .Sightseeing tour of the city. After lunch, visit of the archaeological site of Volubilis and Moulay Idriss. Continuation to Fez. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
    Day 3 : Fez Breakfast at the hotel. The whole day is devoted to the sightseeing tour of Fez, the oldest of all Moroccan imperial cities. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
    Day 4 : Fes/Errachidia/Erfoud/Merzouga Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Erfoud the Mythical capital of Tafilalet. After lunch, departure to Merzouga, an oasis town in the Sahara Desert. Traditional Berber dinner and overnight under nomad tent.
    Day 5 : Merzouga/Tinghir/Ouarzazate After breakfast, departure to Ouarzazate via, Gorges of Todra, Tinghir and Kalaa de M’Gouna (capital of roses). Dinner and overnight in Ouarzazate.
    Day 6 : Ouarzazate/Marrakech After breakfast, you will have an orientation tour of Ouarzazate. Free lunch in Ait Ben Haddou. Departure to Marrakech via Tizin Tichka pass, the highest pass of Morocco. Dinner and overnight in Marrakech
    Day 7 : Marrakech Breakfast at the hotel. Full day visit of Marrakech known as “The Pearl of South” or “The Red City”. Dinner and overnight in Marrakech.
    Day 8 : Marrakech/Casablanca After breakfast, transfer to Mohamed V airport in Casablanca for the flight of your return End of our services
Included in the price:
  • Accommodation at 4* hotels or riads on a bed and breakfast basis unless otherwise mentioned
  • Private transport
  • Government-certified tour guide
  • 1 night under tent in Merzouga, double occupancy on Half Board basis
  • Transfer in 4x4 cars to the dunes in Merzouga
  • Camel ride to enjoy sunset or sunrise in Merzouga
  • Entrance fee to monuments and sightseeing
  • Not included : beverages, travel and medical insurances, tips, extra
  • NAME: Kingdom of Morocco
  • AREA: 446,550 km2
  • POPULATION: 32.3 million inhabitants
  • CAPITAL: Rabat
  • NATURE OF THE REGIME: Constitutional Monarchy
  • HEAD OF THE STATE: Mohammed VI
  • OFFICIAL LANGUAGES: Arabic and Amazigh (Berber)
  • CURRENCY: Moroccan Dirham (MAD)
  • RELIGION: Islam (98.7%)
  • AVERAGE MONTHLY INCOME: $ 246 per month per person (2012)
  • MAIN RESOURCES: Phosphate and its derivatives (27% of exports), but also on agri-food products (agriculture employment almost half of the active population) and textiles, tourism and handicrafts. Morocco imports industrial equipment (transport equipment, telephony, data processing). Morocco is the fifth largest economic power in Africa.
  • GEOGRAPHY: Morocco is a country in north-west Africa. Its long coastline overlooking the Atlantic Ocean ends beyond the Strait of Gibraltar on the Mediterranean.
  • CLIMATE: The Moroccan climate is both Mediterranean and Atlantic, with a warm dry season and a cold, wet season, with the end of the hot season marked by the October rains. In the interior, the climate varies according to the altitude. The summers are hot and dry, especially when the hot wind or chergui blows, summer wind coming from the Sahara. In general, the climate in Morocco can be divided into seven subareas, determined by the different influences that the country undergoes: oceanic, Mediterranean, mountainous, continental and Saharan influences.
  • FAUNA AND FLORA: Morocco still has an important wildlife, which testifies to the traditional sustainable practices and the careful management of the resources, transmitted from generation to generation. Today, Morocco has 40 different ecosystems providing a habitat for many endemic species, including rare plant and animal species.
  • SHOPPING: Whether it is to find works of art or to buy spices and slippers, the Moroccan medinas have been, for centuries, unmissable appointments. Everywhere you will find spices, fabrics, pottery, leather, silver jewelery ... but some regions have their specialties: Chefchaouen (woolen covers and fabrics), Tangier (silver jewelry and antiques), Meknès, Taroudant and Tiznit (Silver jewelery), Fez El-Bali (leather, ceramics), Essaouira (objects made of raffia and wood).
  • GASTRONOMY: The Moroccan cuisine is influenced by Morocco's interactions and exchanges with other cultures and nations over the centuries. It is typically a mix of Mediterranean, Arabic, Andalusian, and most importantly, Berber cuisine with a tiny European and Subsaharian influence. The most famaous dishes worth to try are Tagines, Harira, Pastilla, the Couscous...
  • Booking information of the package tour


    900.00 (EUR) 850.00 (EUR)
    Date of departure : 2017-04-01


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