Casablanca, Meknes, Volubis, Fez, Todra Gorges, The Dadès Valley, Ouarzazate, Marrakech, Casablanca:
Highlights of the trip:
- Visit of the Imperial Cities
- New Year in Morocco
- Imperial City Tower and the South of Morocco
1st DAY: Italy - Casablanca:
Arrival and reception at the airport according to the operational flight, guided tour of the city with a visit to the famous and magnificent Hassan II Mosque, the largest in Morocco and the third largest mosque in the world, designed by the French architect Michel Pinseau. It may contain 25,000 faithful; An additional 80000 people can be accommodated in the courtyard. At the top of the minaret, the tallest in the world with its 210 m, is mounted a lighthouse with a laser pointed towards Mecca. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
2nd DAY: Casablanca - Meknes - Volubilis - Fez (300 Km):
Half pension. Departure for Meknes and visit of the city. He was the Sultan Moulay Ismail, who wanted to compete with the "Sun King" of his contemporaries, who, during his reign, created from almost nothing his capital. The city is surrounded by a powerful wall of 25 km, which opens the door Bab Mansour, perhaps the most beautiful door of Morocco. Continue on the Roman archaeological site of Volubilis (free visit). Its vestiges, still well preserved, make us magically make a leap in the past. Particularly interesting are the mosaics that recount scenes from mythology and everyday life. Dinner and overnight in the Medina of Fez.
III DAY: Fez - NEW YEAR:
Half pension. Meet the guide to visit the medina of Fez, streets, monuments and souks. Guardian jealous of the culture and civilization Hispano-Arab, Fes offers us all its dazzling beauty and its history. An infinite maze of streets, the intellectual and artistic city where many architects took turns for its construction. In the afternoon free time to visit the Royal Eljadid Palace, the Mellah (former Jewish Quarter). And for New Year's Day! An elegant New Year's Eve dinner will be served in your Riad, accompanied by music and dancing Rai.
IV DAY: Fez - Errachidia (340 Km):
Half pension. Departure in the morning at 7:30 am for this transfer of long distance through the beautiful valley of centenary cedars. We pass through: the Berber villages of the High Atlas of Ifrane and Azrou for the splendor of the landscapes. Continue south along the Ziz river. Dinner and night in a typical house in the palm grove of Errachidia.
V. DAY: Todra Gorges - Dades Gorges - Skoura (140 Km):
Half pension. Departure for the valley of the Dades and the kasbah of Ait Youl where you can admire the Ksours typical of the valley of the roses. Lunch during excursion. In the afternoon. We continue to the palm grove of Skoura to visit its ancient Kasbah Amredhyle. Dinner and overnight.
VI ° DAY: Skoura - Marrakech (230 Km):
Half pension. Departure at 08:00 from your direction Riad, Marrakech, passing by the Berber villages along the Tizi - n - Tichka. Individual visit of the 'Telouet' kasbah, an ancient house of the Pacha Glaoui rich in marble and precious materials, and the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, backed by a pink sandstone hill, is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Currently, in addition to crafts and shops, there are 20 families that are installed. Arrival in Marrakech in the late afternoon, dinner and overnight at the Riad.
VII ° DAY: Marrakech - Casablanca (240 Km):
Breakfast. Free morning walk in the Medina of Marrakech according to the flight. Transfer to Casablanca. End of services