Andalucian Heritage

Andalucian Heritage

Day 1 Tangier

Arrive at Algeciras port (Spain) to board the ferry or hydrofoil to Tangier in Morocco.  On arrival in Tangier, you will go through customs to then be met by your driver who takes you to your accommodation. OPTIONAL Lunch in a local restaurant.  Sightseeing of Tangier including the Medina, "Grand and Petit Socco", the Kasbah square overlooking the ocean and the Spanish coast, and the Hercules' grottoes at Cape Spartel.  Overnight.

Day 2 Tangier - Tetouan - Chefchaouen - Fes

After breakfast departure to Tetouan, which has an unmistakable Spanish-Moroccan flavour with its interesting Medina, dramatic setting and nearby beaches. Visit of the medina, exterior of the Royal Palace and the Mellah Jewish quarter, Bab Remouz. You continue on to Chefchaouen, a delightful town in The Rif Mountains. Visit of one of the focal points of the old city, the Plaza Uta el-Hammam. You will be able to view the Medina and the Kasbah. Next door to the Kasbah is Chefchouen’'s Great Mosque, built in the 15th century by Ali ben Rachid. OPTIONAL lunch in Chefchaouen. Continue your journey to Fes, one of the oldest of the imperial cities of Morocco. Overnight.

Day 3 Fes

Breakfast. A full day to explore the wonders of this superb city, considered to be the religious centre of the land. Visit some of the city's most important monuments such as the Karaouiyne Mosque, the Attarine and Bou Inania Medersas, the Nejarrine Fountain and the Mausoleum of the Sultan, Moulay Idriss, whose Dynasty founded the city (788-974CE). Optional lunch in a traditional restaurant in the medina. Afternoon visit of Fez el Jdid. Overnight.

Day 4 Fes - Beni Mellal - Marrakesh

Breakfast. Departure via Ifrane, resort town of wealthy Moroccans, Azrou, a relaxed Berber town, and the village of Immouzer du Kandar, and Beni-Mellal, a small town situated 625m above sea-level in the heart of the Middle Atlas mountain range enjoying superb scenery and interesting road stops all the way. OPTIONAL lunch at Beni Mellal. Continue your journey to magnificent Marrakesh, the capital of the south. Overnight.

Day 5 Marrakesh

Breakfast. A full day to discover the charms of this impressive ‘Imperial’ city and its monuments. You will visit the Koutoubia Mosque, the Bahia palace, the gardens and orchard basin of the Menara and the Saadian Tombs. Afternoon at your own leisure, which is best spent in the souks of the Medina and the intriguing Djemaa El Fna Square, with its snake-charmers, story-tellers and acrobats. Optional Fantazia Dinner Show. Overnight.

Day 6 Marrakesh

After breakfast and check-out from your hotel, you will be transferred to the airport for departure to your next destination. End of services.