On arrival to Casablanca Airport, you will be transferred to Marrakesh, the most fascinating city, known as the Pearl of the South with its luxurious palaces and its glittering nightlife. The rest of the day is free and leisure.
Sightseeing starts to explore the Menara Garden, Koutoubia Mosque, the Bahia Palace, and Majorelle Gardens. After lunch, visit the famous bustling Jemaa el-Fnaa Square which is probably, the 500 years old most natural square in the World, protected by UNESCO, surrounded by the Old Medina, Souks and hundreds of gremial and handicrafts streets. Enjoy free time to visit a museum or haggle in the souks. Dinner including Fantasia Show at “CHEZ ALI” a typical Moroccan cuisine served family style in a casually opulent atmosphere with continuous music.
This morning, you may take optional to get on a sunrise hot-air balloon ride from Marrakech to enjoy bird’s-eye views of Morocco’s deserts and the foothills of the Atlas Mountains. After breakfast, depart to Ouarzazate via the high Atlas Mountain and 2630 meters high Tizi n'Tichka offering a magnificent views and unique landscapes. Visit Kasbah Aït Benhaddou, one of the most authentic and spectacular fortress in the south of Morocco which has served as decor for many films like Lawrence of Arabia and Gladiator. Lunch at a local restaurant facing the great Kasbah. Upon arrival to
Ouarzazate, stop at Kasbah of Tifoultoute, a maze of earth-colored walls, houses, and fortifications that’s served as a backdrop for Hollywood movies, where you have some time to explore the narrow pedestrian streets on your own.
Departure towards Merzouga Desert through the breath-taking desert landscapes and oasis with fantastic palm groves. Stop at Kalaat M'Gouna, “the rose’s city” known for roses and its annual festival during the roses harvest in May. Keep driving along the Dades Valley to Tinghir and the Todra Valley. Enjoy the panoramic views of the old mud Berber villages overlooking the valley. Get to the Todgha Gorge and walk under the 300m high red cliff, where many Rock-climbers come to enjoy their preferred sport. After lunch drive to Erfoud, known by the name of “Gate of Sahara Desert”. A destination for film makers due to the beauty of it surrounding Sahara Desert and the town's oasis areas. This evening, an experience at least once in your lifetime on 4-wheel drive to the huge sands dunes of Merzouga and ride on top of a camel trekking through the desert and marvel the sunset over the Sahara Desert.
Depart to Fes via Errachidia along the magnificent Ziz Gorges carved through volcanic rock, and through the Tizi Ntalghamt Pass to Midelt. Continue route passing Ifran, a charming ski resort for ski lover and known as “Little Lucerne in Switzerland”. Drive to Fes, where you will be check in hotel at the medina.
Fes is the oldest imperial cities of Morocco as well as the spiritual capital of the country. Fes medina, Fes El Bali is also listed on the World Heritage Site as one of the largest urban pedestrian zones in the world. We begin with the blue gate - Bab Boujloud Jeloud entring to most Old part of Fes El Bali, visiting to the Bou Inania Madrasa, Qaraouiyine Mosque, the gremial handicrafts areas and streets, thousands of handicrafts shops and the tanneries of leather. In the afternoon, we will be having a panoramic view from one of the old hills of Fesfrom which you will have the most complete picture of different parts of Fes.
Move on to Meknes, only 45 minutes from Fez, this iconic Isma’ilian town is a NESCO World Heritage Site, where you can stroll round the architectural and cultural highlights such as the Bab Mansour gate, the monumental entrance to the imperial city and focal point of Place El-Hedim. Continue to Chefchaouen - Morocco's blue city, one of the most beautiful town of the massif and the Iberian Peninsula. It is famous for its shady valleys Medina, its white houses with blue doors and wrought iron windows and tile roofs. Visit the local markets of Chechaouen which are animated with traditionally dressed habitants and colorful goods beautifully displayed.
Start capital sightseeing to see the Medina Old City, The Royal Palace, Hassan Tower and Mausoleum of Mohammed V. Visit to Kasbah of the Udayas, a massive ancient fortress
quarter built in the 12th century and its beautiful white and blue interior of Mediterranean flavour. Continue to Casablanca, the economical capital. Visit the spectacular Hassan II Mosque, the largest mosque in Morocco whose soaring minaret anchors the city skyline. Exploring the exterior and gates of The Royal Palace, the Mohammed V Square, the residential area of Anfa and the Habbous district. Tonight, dinner at Casablanca famous Rick’s Café. Famous movie “Casablanca” were shot in this restaurant.
• Hotels subject to final confirmation. Should there be changes, customers will be offered similar accommodations as stated in this list.
• A minimum group size of 15 passengers is required for a confirmed departure.
• The sequence of the itinerary, flight schedules and hotels are subject to change without prior notice in the event of unforeseen circumstances.
Do note that the third bed for triple room may be a "roll-away" bed.
The below chart serves a guideline and may not be applicable to all destinations.
For maximum comfort, we highly recommend a family of four to stay in two rooms.
If extra bed are not available, passengers will be put into : 1 Standard Double / Twin Room + 1 Standard Single Room
Prices shown are just guideline and are not guaranteed until purchase is completed.
Price shown are in SGD
Prices based on twin sharing, and does not include airport taxes and fuel surcharges, optional tours and gratitude for local guides, drivers and tour leaders, if applicable
All tours subject to group size for confirmation
Land arrangement excludes flight arrangements, optional tours and gratitude for local guides, drivers and tour leaders, if applicable
Tour fare does not include visa charges. Passengers have to ensure that they hold a valid visa to enter their destination country. Please refer to http://cibtvisas.sg for visa requirement and charges
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