MAGICAL MYSTERY MOROCCO

$2,788.00

MAGICAL MYSTERY

17 – 28 FEBRUARY 2019

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Itinerary

Casablanca – Rabat

-On the first day of our 10-day Casablanca imperial cities Sahara tour, we will meet you at the Casablanca airport, then drive you to visit Hassan II Mosque–the largest and well-decorated mosque in Africa–where the visit ends at 2 pm. Owning a ticket is a must, and it is prohibited to enter the mosque on Fridays or religious holidays, for this reason, we may visit and see only the exterior. Continue on to Rabat and stay the night.

Rabat – Chefchaouen

-After breakfast, we will visit The Mohammed V Mausoleum, built in 1961 as homage to the deceased king and his successor-son Hassan. Visit the Tower and Oudayas Kasbah, until reaching Chefchaouen–the white-blue city to stay the night.

Chefchaouen – Fez

-After breakfast, we will drive toward Fez, and stay the night in a riad. Along the road, we will see the Roman ruins scattered over a large area, creating wonderful scenery at Volubilis. See Moulay Ismail tomb, as well as the historical monuments and walls at Meknes.

Fez Sightseeing

-We will spend another night at Fez, the fourth imperial city and the oldest one in Morocco. Discover more about this beautiful city for the rest of the day. Visit The Medina, Bou Inania Medersa, the Karaouine Mosque, and the souks. Take memorable photos while enjoying these places. You can also visit The Moroccan Art Museum and Fez El Jdid in the afternoon.

Fez – Merzouga

-We will depart at 8 am to visit the Barbary apes in the cedar forest of Azrou. Then lunch at the apple capital of Midelt, passing by Tizi-NTalremt Pass, the Ziz Valley (famous for the length of the Oasis and palm trees), and numerous Ksars which are small villages of individual houses. Continue to Errachidia, Erfoud (famous for fossils and The Date Festival), until Erg Chebbi Dunes where you will be welcomed by a cup of Moroccan mint tea. You will also have the opportunity to climb and see the beauty of the sunset over the Sahara Dunes.

Merzouga – Ouarzazate

-Wake up early to see the magnificent view of the sun rising over the Dunes. After breakfast, you will have some time for camel trekking. Then we will drive to Tinghir, Todra Gorges for lunch. At Tinjdad, Todra Valley, have a walk over the river, see the gardens, the sides of the Gorges, and then drive to Ouarzazate. Along the way, we are going to cross The Valley of Roses, famous for the Rose Festival in May. Its roses are used to produce the locally valued creams, oils, and soups. Then to Skoura Kasbah, or Amridil Kasbah, and a hotel at Ouarzazate to stay the night.

Ouarzazate – Marrakesh

-After breakfast, we will drive from Ouarzazate to Marrakesh, where we will stay the night. Along the way, see the most visited and well-known Kasbah in Morocco, Ait Ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage site and setting of Hollywood blockbusters such as Gladiator and Game of Thrones. See the beautiful Pasha Glaoui Telouet Kasbah, situated high above the Valley, in the midst of the mountains. Then cross the highest pass in North Africa, Tizi-N-Tichka, to reach Marrakesh.

Marrakesh Sightseeing

-After another night at Marrakesh, spend the rest of the day visiting the most interesting and famous places in the red city. Marrakesh is famous for Jemaa El Fna, a square where you can enjoy fresh juices and dried fruits, storytellers, women applying henna, the myriad of nightly food stalls, snake charmers, and more. Visit other places, like El Bahia (beautiful) Palace, Ben Youssef Medersa (which accepts around 80 Quranic students per year), The Majorelle Gardens (known for the special shade of blue and belonged to Yves St Laurent), The Saadian Tombs, and The Koutoubia Mosque.

Marrakesh Day Trip

-Marrakesh day tour. Return to Casablanca or Rabat for an overnight. After breakfast, depart to Essaouira, a picturesque fortified city overlooking the Atlantic, and was declared World Heritage Site in 2001. It is often given the name of the Sleeping Beauty or The Pearl of the Atlantic, where you can walk, and appreciate the shorelines, the high walls, and the Medina. Have special lunch, and finally return to Casablanca or Rabat for an overnight

Marrakesh - Casablanca – Manila

-Early drive to Casablanca airport as an end to our 10 days Morocco tour

Arrive in Manila,

-HOME SWEET HOME.

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INCLUSION

•Round trip International airfare with taxes
•Roundtrip airport transfers
•Accommodation in air-conditioned rooms
with private bathroom
•Transport in a private air-conditioned luxury tourist bus
with fuel
•Overnight in a luxury camp in the desert: Erg Chebbi in
•Merzouga with private toilet and shower, lamps
eg. Luxury Camp Berber Experience, Sahara Stars camp,
•Desert Camp Bouchedor, Caravanserai Luxury Desert Camp,
•Azawad Luxury Desert camp, Royal Oasis Luxury Camp
•Meals which are indicated in the itinerary
•A camel ride with guide and sand-boarding, if desired
•Experienced English-speaking driver / guide
•Berber drumming and music
•Entrance fees and local guide with an option to visit
nomad or Berber families and meet local children
•Tea, coffee and mineral water in the desert
•Free time for walks, photos, and tea/coffee breaks
•Travel Insurance
• Music and storytelling from travel troubadour and
songwriter/singer, JOEY AYALA

EXCLUSION

•All personal incidental expenses
•Any item not included in the itinerary
•Meals & drinks not mentioned above
•Gratuities/tipping to tour guide & driver