Meknes Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF MOROCCO 696

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Day 1: Casablanca

Welcome to Morocco and the start of your adventure in the Land of the Berbers! Arriving into Casablanca Airport, you will be met by our friendly local team and transferred to your hotel.

Day 2: Casablanca - Meknes

This morning we head out to explore the exterior of Hassan 2 Mosque, which has the tallest minaret and is the third largest mosque in the world. We then stop at Rabat for a wander around then onto the Imperial City of Meknes, which became known as the Versailles of Morocco due to its impressive buildings and elaborate monuments all of which we will explore on an afternoon guided tour.

Day 3: Meknes - Fes

This morning we explore the incredible UNESCO listed Roman ruins of Volubilis, which date back to AD40. Reaching the Imperial City of Fes later in the afternoon.

Day 4: Fes

Fes is the oldest and largest medieval city in the world and its medina is a cacophony of aromas, sights and sounds. Today we enjoy a guided tour of Fes el Bali - the old walled city and visit the dye-pits, tanneries.

Day 5: Fes - Marrakech

This morning we take to the road and journey to Marrakech. The journey is simply stunning as pass through the High Atlas. Near Beni-Mellal we will stretch our legs with an easy walking trail to take in the stunning mountains and have a lunch. We then continue to Marrakech, arriving in the evening.

Day 6: Marrakech

Today we take a guided tour and see the sights of Marrakech, Morocco's fourth Imperial City. Inside the rose coloured medina walls is a tangle of winding streets and alleys that open onto verdant gardens and bustling souks. At the heart of the medina is Djemaa El Fna, the city's exuberant market place and towering over it, the famous Koutoubia Mosque, the tallest building in the city.

Day 7: Marrakech

Enjoy a day at leisure to explore the city in your own time.

Day 8: Marrakech

Sadly your journey has come to an end, we will transfer you to Casablanca Airport for your flight home.

Morocco Spotlight
Remains of a kasbah

Ouarzazate

Ouarzazate originally was a small trader town enroute to Europe and northern cities in Morocco and was a garrison town ...

Morocco Currency Rates
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last updated - 23 Nov 2014 2:37 PM