Let’s explore Morocco from Costa del Sol! Imagine 8 days of vacation in splendid Mediterranean beaches with the background of Sierra Blanca and exotic vibes of Moroccan old cities and markets with this valuable tour package! You will also visit several marvels such as Koutoubia Tower, Royal Palace of Fez and the “Medina” Old City. In order to feel more Moroccan culture, we can also reserve a place for you to enjoy dinner and show at the famous Chez Ali Fantasia.
What you can expect
Upon your arrival at Malaga airport, you will be picked up to the selected hotel in Costa del Sol. Then, you may enjoy your private time in this little Ibiza beach within 3 days.
Your journey to Morocco will begin with ferry cruise crossing the scenic Gibraltar strait to Algeciras or Tarifa Port. The first Moroccan city to discover is Casablanca where you will have plenty free time to enjoy Casablanca before dining with typical food. On the next day in Casablanca, you will have sightseeing tour with wide-windowed bus and continue to Marrakech. In the evening you will have an optional entertaining dinner at Chez Ali Fantasia.
In Marrakech, you will visit the authentic city with the background of Atlas Mountains. You will pass through Koutoubia Tower, Saadines Tombs, Bay Palace and Dejna El Fna Square. You will see many fortune tellers, snake tamers, acrobats, dancers enliven streets.
Then, the bus will take you to the next city, Meknes where you can have a short city tour to visit The Hedine Square and The Great Mansour Gate before going to Fez.
Fez has also many things to attract you with its ancient imperial legacies. You will visit the Royal Palace, Christian and Jewish Quarter and the “Medina” (Old City) which is recognized as UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
Day 1: Costa del Sol
Get the convenience of the assistance at the airport of Madrid, your driver will help you to take you to the hotel. Here enjoy the bliss of comfort and soothing ambiance.
Overnight: Tourist class/First class - Melia Costa del Sol
Day 2: Costa del Sol
Have luscious breakfast at your hotel and set off for the sightseeing of thrilling local areas of Costa Del Sol. You will be recommended some splendid places to explore on your own. This place is known to have magnificent mediterranean sea with stupendous mountain view. You can enjoy long walks by the seaside, spend your awesome time on beaches, go for trekking, visit theme parks or lakes for spending the quality time with your friends or family. Must visit Marbella old town, Ojen, Istan and a beautiful town of Ronda. Spend great and memorable time by visiting the unknown places to experience the pleasure and thrillness both. Head back to your hotel to have palatable dinner and good sleep.
Day 3: Costa del Sol – Tarifa – Tangier – Rabat – Casablanca
Have your breakfast and depart along the Costa del Sol to Algeciras. It is the largest city on the Bay of Gibraltar. From here you will be taken by Ferry Boat to the strait of Gibraltar, which offers purely blissful experience. It is known to be an important place where Europe meets Africa. While passing through this route, you will reach Morocco, which is also a great tourist attraction. This place is largely full of deserts and rugged mountains. Sahara Desert of this place is known to have a magical beauty. To explore the desert by camel trekking offers an unforgettable experience. After enjoying the beauty of this place, you will be taken to Casablanca, which is the largest city of Morocco. Here you will see the charm of Old Medina, the glory of Corniche, King Hassan Mosque and Casablanca Cathedral, which is beautifully designed in a Neo Gothic style. Get back to the hotel for dinner and stay.
Overnight: Tourist class - P.Paris. First class - Atlas Almohades
Day 4: Casablanca – Marrakech
Have breakfast and you will be taken to Casablanca. It is the economic capital of the country. You will go for the Panoramic city tour to see the most dazzling attractions of this place. The exotic charm of Marrakech can't be described in few words. There is lot of European touch to its gorgeous architecture. The modern swagger of it can't be found anywhere else in the city. You will be delighted to see the mosque of Hassan, which is the largest mosque of the country. Old Medina is also an important place to visit. The Corniche is also an exciting place to experience the exotic resorts, hotels and amazing night clubs.
You will also get a chance to explore the bustling central market, where you will have a lot fun in materialising their special deals. You will have lunch in one of the selected restaurants of the city. Dinner will be optional with an engaging show at Chez Ali Fantasia, which is quite an interestingly entertaining show. Afterwards, get back to your hotel.
Overnight: Tourist class - Almas. First class - Asni
Day 5: Marrakech – Meknes – Fez
Have your lovely breakfast and head towards discovering Marrakech sightseeing tour, which is located in the northern part and in the foothills of snow capped mountains of Atlas. This city is full of contrasts, on one hand it is having ancient walled city, which is called as Medina, and on the other hand, you will find over four hundred hotels, out of which some are really the eminent ones. You will also find three renowned golf courses here. At Medina, you would find lots of art and craft, which is used in making carpets, textiles, woodwork, ceramics, etc. Women,who are expert in crafts are known to make fine Berber Carpets and Shawls,which are uniquely made from Cactus Silk. Koutoubia Mosque is also a major landmark of this place. This 12th century mosque is a brilliant presentation of Moorish art, which is made from the structures of Almohad period. After this, the Twin Towers (Giralda in Seville and Saadines) are known to be the burial places of eminent people, like Sultan Ahmed al Mansour.
Don’t forget to admire the charm of Dejna El Fna Square, which is quite an engaging place to see snake charmers, fortune tellers, dancers and acrobats. You will completely forget your monotony by visiting to this amazingly excited place.
We will leave for the imperial city of Meknes to enjoy the Panoramic city tour. Here, you are really going to admire the beauty of Medina Square and Mansour Gate. We will continue our trip towards Fez for the enjoyable evening.
Overnight: Tourist class - Zalagh - 2. First class - Menzeh/Sofia
Day 6: 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 7: Fez – Tanger – Tarifa – Costa del Sol
Have breakfast at Fez and make your way towards Tangier with surely the stop on the way. Tangier is a gateway to Africa and has been hugely admired by the poets and writers for it’s great adventurous pleasures. It is a splendid fusion of African and European influences. Do visit Medina, the old walled city, which is an exotic place to enjoy the relaxing tea houses, small shops and brothels too. Place de France is also highly recommended place for social get togethers of middle class families, they enjoy the sea view with lovely tea.
After this place, the journey will take you forward to Pier and ferry boat will bring you back to the strait of Gibraltar, back to Spain. Keep your travel continued towards the coastal region of Costa del Sol. You will find this place amazingly fascinating tourist spot. You will enjoy it’s pleasantly striking beaches for all the fun and adventure. Costa del Sol is houses pubs, bars, restaurants along with lavish green landscapes and national parks. Must pay a visit to the “Picasso Museum” for enjoying the aesthetic creativity. It will be the end of our excellent services.
Day 8: Costa del Sol
After breakfast at the hotel transfer to the airport, end of our services.
Hotels detailed above are subject to change