TOURS FROM TANGER.
13 DAYS IMPERIAL CITIES AND MORE WONDERS
DAY 1: ARRIVAL AT TANGER
Arrival in Tangier and transfer to the hotel.
DAY 2: TANGER – TETUAN -CHAOUEN
Breakfast and departure to the blue city Chaouen passing through Tetouan. Throughout the tour we will make several stops in different towns where we can contemplate unforgettable landscapes. We are already in Chaouen, because we will walk through the center of the town, delighting in its famous square, its street market and its blue streets.
DAY 3: CHAOUEN – MEKNES – FEZ
Breakfast and departure to Fez, the imperial, cultural and religious capital of Morocco. In this city is the first university in the world Alqarauin University is famous for the study of Arabic and Muslim religion. It is time for lunch we will stop a bit to eat, and in the afternoon, we will visit the three parts of the city, Fez el Bali, the old area, inside the walls is the largest pedestrian area in the world, was classified Heritage of the Humanity in 1981 by UNESCO, then Fes al jadid in which it finds the Mellah, or the Jewish quarter, and finally we will visit the modern part.
DAY 4: FEZ – AZROU – MIDELT – ERRACHIDIA – MERZOUGA
Breakfast and departure towards the bright dunes of Merzouga erg chebbi, crossing “the Moroccan Switzerland” Ifrane, which is distinguished by its European style architecture. We will also cross the cedar forest where we will stop, to observe the monkeys climbing the trees in freedom. Then we will follow the road crossing the mountains of the Middle Atlas until we reach the town of Midelt where we will eat our lunch. Then we will follow the route to Errachidia, passing by the Gorges of Ziz and Erfoud. Finally we will arrive at Merzouga. Night in hostel at the foot of the dunes.
DAY 5: MERZOUGA – ERG CHEBBI – MERZOUGA
Breakfast and departure from the hostel by one of the tracks that were used in the “Rally Paris-Dakar”. Moving to the other side of the dunes to visit the two oases of Merzouga, the nomadic lands, the village of Khamlia (where black slaves live descended from Africa), the Mifiss mines, the desert plateaus, and the Tissardmine oasis. Return to the hostel to have lunch and rest with a good tea. In the afternoon, we will continue the adventure with the camels that will take us into the desert until we reach the Haimas camp. We will spend an authentic night, sleeping in nomad tents and enjoying a Berber dinner with music under a blanket of stars.
DAY 6: MERZOUGA – ALNIF – TODRA’S GORGES – SKOURA – GIRLS OF THE DADES
After attending a beautiful sunrise we will return on camels to the lodge where we will shower and take our delicious breakfast. Then we will continue our route to Rissani, where we will visit its legendary market and its different donkey park. Then we will go to the Gorges of Todra through Alnif. Free time and lunch in the gorges, then we will follow the path to the magnificent valley of Dades where we will spend the night.
DAY 7: GIRLS OF THE DADES – BOUTGHRAR – OUARZAZATE
After breakfast we will continue our trip through the “Route of the Thousand Kasbahs”. On the way, we will visit the Gorges of Dades, and by track we will enter the High Atlas where we will discover another way of life of the Berbers of the mountains and we will see the caves where they live. Next, we will pass through the town of Boutghrar and the famous Valley of Roses, where its inhabitants make several natural products based on the harvest of roses. Then we will follow the route to Ouarzazate, the capital of the cinema, passing through Skoura which is a large palm grove and the state of most of the kasbah that were concentrated in that palm grove, are in a deplorable state, the most important of which is the one of Amredil, we will make a visit, and then we will continue to Ouarzazate.
DAY 8: OUARZAZATE – AIT BENHADDOU – MARRAKECH – ESSAOUIRA
After breakfast, we will follow the route with the curiosity of discovering the Kasabah of Ait Ben Haddou, declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco, and a framework in which numerous films and reports such as “Lawrence of Arabia” have been surrounded. Babel “,” Gladiator “… etc. Next, we will go towards Marrakech crossing the High Atlas mountain range and its great Tizi-N-Tichka port that reaches 2600m altitude, finally we will head towards Essaouira through a road where the organ maker is the king of all the trees.
DAY 9: ESSAOUIRA – MARRAKECH
After a traditional breakfast we will visit the city of Essaouira with a guide. It is a city to lose a stress-free day among its narrow streets, where you will find a wide variety of handicrafts, most are made of wood of yours and argan, also has a long and wonderful beach, and a fishing port, where after the visit we can taste the delicious freshly caught fish and seafood. In the afternoon we will return to Marrakech.
DAY 10: MARRAKECH
After breakfast, we will begin our visit with a guide to the red city of Marrakech, visiting its old city (the Medina), its colorful souks, its famous Jemma el Fna Square, which for centuries has been the most incredible popular theater in the world : snake charmers, musicians, dancers, storytellers, fortune tellers, actors, fortune tellers … etc. We will also visit its famous historical monuments such as La Menara, the El Bahia and El Badia Palaces and the Saadian Tombs.
DAY 11: MARRAKECH – CASABLANCA
Morning departure from Marrakech to the political capital of the country Rabat, through Casablanca the economic capital, where we will visit the great mosque Hassan II that is on the sea, then we will visit the cornich. We will stop to eat and continue until we reach Rabat, there we will visit several places of charm such as the Royal Palace, the Kasbah of the Oudayas, the Hassan Tower and the Money Museum.
DAY 12: RABAT-KENITRA – LARACHE – ASILA
Breakfast at the hotel and departure towards the beautiful city of Asila, passing through Kenitra and then through Larache. Lunch on the site. Arrival in Asila where we will make a visit to all the historical monuments.
DAY 13: ASILA – TANGER
Breakfast and transfer to the port or airport at the agreed time.
- Transportation with a Spanish-speaking driver at your disposal during all days of the trip.
- Accommodation with half board (Dinner and breakfast) nights in hotels, except dinner in Marrakeh, only breakfast.
- Excursion in dromedaries through the desert and sleep in jaimas Berber in the desert.
- Transfers to the airports. Know and see very important wetlands over the country.
IT DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Midday meals
- Drinks at meals.
- Entrances to monuments.
- Tips and various personal expenses.