Set off for the most striking four days tour from Costa del Sol to Fez, Meknes and Rabat. You will admire the stunning beauty of these outstanding places along with recognizing the enriched culture and heritage.
What you can expect
Depart from Costa del Sol to visit Fez, the spiritual capital. Here, you would love to visit Royal Palace for its outside fascination. After this, we will go to Christian and Jewish Quarter for admiring the Moroccan lifestyle.
Visit Medina for the charm of its ancient culture and preservation. Fez is quite popular for its find narrow streets and handmade crafts etc.
Discover Meknes for a short tour and to admire the delightful charm of Mansour Gate, which is the largest and the most stunning gates of Meknes.
Explore Rabat to experience the fascination of its important spots like, Royal Palace is famous for the classic islamic architecture. Pay a visit to the historic tombs of Mohammed V Mausoleum. Another important spot, Hasan Towers is considered as the world’s tallest Minaret. Afterwards, get back to Spain and stroll in Costa del Sol.
Day 1: Costa del Sol –Tarifa – Tangier – Fez
Enjoy your breakfast and depart for Algeciras or Tarifa to cross the strait of Gibraltar by a Ferry boat. First, you will reach Morocco, which is known for its old magical splendor. Apart from the natural beauty of deserts, mountains, etc. Morocco is famous for its wonderful craft, it is known to have great leather work, carpentry, amazing ceramic and vibrant collection of craft items. Its mint tea is also amazingly made for all the important discussions.
Here you will disembark and reach Fez, which has got the popularity for having the oldest Qarawiyyin university. It has also got the eyeballs for being the largest car- free urban zone of the world. Here the transport is managed by mules,donkeys and handcarts. It has amazing medreses, museums, mosques and the interesting markets especially in the old part of the city. Head back to the hotel for a nice stay and great dinner.
Overnight: Menzeh Zalagh or Sofia (4-star).
Day 2: Fez
Enjoy your healthy and tasty breakfast and set off for the travel to the most ancient city, Fez. This place is known to have restored the traditional houses. Fez catches the attention for having the old streets, local shops and stalls. It is very important to know the history of this imperial city. A walk to Medina is an amazing experience. It has also been declared as World Heritage Site by Unesco. Here, you will see lot of hustle and bustle of the souks (markets).
Royal Palace and Jewish Quarter are the most worth visiting places. Royal palace comprises of fascinating gardens, a great mosque and a school or Madrassas for qur'anic studies. General public is prohibited to enter the premises, as King of Morocco resides here with his family. Jewish Quarter is a truly special place, adorned and maintained by muslims. The ornamental balconies and forged iron windows characterize this iconic place.
Medina has got the popularity for having the oldest university of the world. It is quite an interesting place to enjoy bronze stuff, lanterns, spices, metal art work and perfumes on nominal prices. You can find lots of such interesting stuff. The mules and donkeys transport the goods here, as it is the largest car-free urban zone of the world, so enjoy the visit to splendid medreses, museums, mosques and the interesting markets especially in the old part of the city.
Enjoy your lunch at your leisure and head back to the hotel for an optional dinner with spectacular show.
Day 3: Fez – Meknes - Rabat – Tanger
Have breakfast at Fez and head towards the ancient as well as modern city of Meknes. You will get a chance to enjoy a short Panoramic city tour here. You would love to see Bab Mansour gate, which is considered as the largest and the most stunning gates of the Moroccan cities.
Must go for mid day shopping at this place, you will find plastics, fabrics, lanterns, perfumes spices, piles of olives, oranges and bananas. You can also enjoy the visit to many ancient mosques, galleries and museums.
Next, you will be heading towards Rabat, the capital city of Morocco. It’s really a pleasant and welcoming place, having a great deal of historical monuments and stunning architecture. This is a perfect place for neat and clean beaches. Le Tour Hassan and gardens are well preserved places, you are surely going to love the lush green landscapes of this place.
Must pay a visit to Hassan Tower, as it is a great landmark and most striking historic place of 12th century. Royal palace is also equally significant place to visit, as the king of Morocco lives here with his family.
Mohamed Mausoleum is one of the most Prestigious Modern Monuments, made in typically Moroccan style. This place is lavishly adorned with zellij mosaic and exotic designing. This is famous for having the tombs of father and grandfather of present king of Morocco. The journey will be continued to visit Tangier.
Overnight: Atlas Almohade or Rif
Day 4: Tanger – Tarifa – Costa del Sol
Have breakfast at your Tangier hotel and get ready to move for the journey to Pier, from where you will board a ferry and come across strait of Gibraltar, which will bring you back to Spain. From Spain you will head towards Costa del Sol, where you will end the tour.
Hotels detailed above are subject to change