Andalusia Tour

8D/7N Andalusia Tour

Attractions: Andalusia Tour
Departure: Fez
Duration: 8D/7N
Arrival: Marrakech

Day 1: Fez:
You will meet the driver and the guide who will lead you to the main sites of Fez.
Fez is the first Moroccan imperial city. It holds a wealth of attractions and is described as the spiritual city of Morocco. Your visit includes the Karaouiyin University which is one of the oldest universities in the world. The other attractive places include the tanneries, Jardin Jnan Sbil and the lively old Medina where you will admire gardens, fountains, walkways  and the crowded streets that are full of shops and bazaars,
After an active day, we take you back to your hotel.

Day 2: Fez – Azrou – Marrakech:
We leave from Fez to Marrakech. On our way, we drive across Imouzzer Kandar, a delightful little village thirty kilometres from Fez and standing some 1300 metres above sea level .We pass by Ifrane , this small town with red-roofed houses, blooming flower beds, lake-studded parks and snowbound winters . This remarkable European styled town is often referred to as “Morocco’s Switzerland.” We continue our way through the Cedar forest of Azrou and Khnifra, a town in the centre of the Middle Atlas Mountains .From there, we head to BniMellal and Kelaa Sraghna to arrive to Marrakech where we will spend the night in a charming riad.

Day 3: Marrakech sightseeing:
Today is devoted to explore the red city of Marrakech. We will visit the Souks and Markets which can be the best experience you could ever have in the city. Djemaa el Fna is the popular city square in Marrakech, often known as the heart of Marrakech. It attracts tourists from all over the world. The Saadian Tombs are grandly decorated with vibrant tiles, intricate carvings and Arabic scripts. They have been restored and designed lavishly. You’ll be amazed at the beauty of these tombs, the magnificent arched ceilings, marble and mosaics carvings.  On our tour, we will also visit the Koutoubia Mosque, the Bahia Palace, and the busiest streets of the Medina. In the afternoon, you might go for a walk and enjoy the open spectacles of the Djemaa el Fna where you attend nonstop performances of musicians, acrobats, story tellers, snake charmers and more. We spend the night in a riad.
Day 4: Marrakech-The Roses Valley:
We will pick up in the morning. We leave to Ouarzazate by way of the High Atlas Mountains. In this itinerary we include several stops to take pictures of the panoramic and fascinating sights of Berber villages. We visit the Kasbah of Ait Ben haddou which is a World Heritage site by the UNESCO. After lunch, we drive through the city of Ouarzazate towards the Roses Valley in Kelaa Mgouna.

Day 5: Kelaa Mgouna – Merzouga:
After breakfast, we depart to Merzouga. On the way we drive through Tinghir, a city known by silver jewellery and Todgha Gorge which we will enjoy their superb. We keep moving through Tinjdad. We eat lunch in Erfoud then we continue to Merzouga. Check in at the hotel.

Day 6: Merzouga:
 Here, we will explore Merzouga and its suburbs. We tour the sandy dunes of Erg Chebbi which stretches on an area of 50 kilometers from north to south and up to 5–10 kilometers from east to west lining the Algerian border. This natural gift inspires locals and guests with its 150 meters high dunes. You will enjoy the beautiful sunrise and sunset.
In the same day, we meet nomad families who take care of their sheep and camels. They live in tents and they depend on grazing to win a living. We head, then, to Rissani to visit the local market and to explore the ancient villages. Nearby Merzouga, we listen to Gnawa music. We drive back to the hotel to start the camel trekking. You ride your camel to the bivouac where you will have a chicken Tajine and you sleep under wool tents. Meanwhile, you will enjoy the Berber music with our team and a superb view of the starry sky.

Day 7: Merzouga – Midelt – Fes:
In morning you wake up at sunrise lovely scenes, and you ride your camels back to the hotel where you shower and take your breakfast before departure. We, then, drive via Rissani, Erfoud and the Ziz Valley where we stop to enjoy the picturesque landscapes. We continue to Midelt where we will have lunch. We drive through Azrou where we enjoy watching monkeys in the cedar forest. The rest of the tour will be spent between Ifrane and Imouzer Kandar to finally arrive to Fez in the early evening. We spend the night in a riad.

Day 8: Fez :
After Breakfast and at the appropriate time we transfer you to the airport. Far well! Happy and Safe Travel !!