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We arrange a driver for the entire trip with enough language skills to communicate with the client. Our drivers are able to provide basic and general information about Morocco on the guest’s request. They will be in charge of driving them from site to site and city to city.
PURE MOROCCO arrange for private English-Speaking local guides on some sites, according to the itinerary, of course, we are also able to arrange a private tour guide in additional spots if required and/or throughout the entire Morocco trip with supplement.
Pick up in the morning from your Hotel in tangier, and departure for Fez via Chefchaouen. En route, stop to visit Chefchaouen and Volubilis before continuing to the spiritual capital.
Upon arrival to Fez Check-in and free time to rest. Overnight in Fez
After Breakfast, join your full day guided tour of Fez. The imperial city of Fez is the city that most reflects the ancestral past of the Moroccan kingdom and its ancient civilization. It was and still remains the core of the intellectual and spiritual creativity,
not only in Morocco, but also in the Islamic world. Fes houses the oldest university in the world, Al Quaraouiyyne and its ancient medina was classified as Universal Heritage by UNESCO in 1981.
The medina: Traditionally your exploration of the medina should start at the Bab Boujlloud Gate. The first monument to visit is the vast Bou Inania Medersa. As you continue along Talaa Kebira Street (big climb), you will particularly admire the Tijani
Zaouïa (Zaouïa, sanctuary of a religious brotherhood) and the instrument makers’ ouk before arriving at the Mzara (shrine) of the ancient sovereign Moulay Idriss situated at the place where he took the decision to build the town. Once you have
passed the Babouche vendors, you arrive in En-Nejjarine Square and the cabinetmakers’ souk. The magnificent carved Foundouk (caravanserai) on the square houses the Museum of Wooden Arts and Crafts. The Kissaria (covered
market), where jewellery and fine fabrics are on sold, is nearby (it is shut at night). Next to it, you can admire the most visited and revered attraction in Fes: the Zaouïa of Moulay Idriss, founder of the town. Your walk continues on to Es-Seffarine Square,
the coppersmith square, and then to the tanners’ quarter situated just before the Andalusian quarter with its mosque and the Es-Sahrij Medersa.
Medersas: A Medersa is a school where the Koran is taught along with all the classic subject of learning: mathematics, grammar, history, astronomy, medicine… In Morocco, and especially in Fes, Medersas have the important role of integrating
students from other regions. Generally they are built around a central courtyard with a fountain.
El-Attarine: The Merenids built this masterpiece between 1323 and 1325. Its central courtyard is magnificently decorated. Its walls are covered with Sura engraved in wood or plaster. The fountain and marble columns are embellished with Zellige (tiled
Bou Inania: This Medersa, built between 1350 and 1357, is the biggest in Fes. Pass through the magnificent entrance with its heavy copper work doors, and then be impressed by the abundance of earthenware, the refinement of the sculptured wood
and plaster and the chiseled stalactites called Mukarnas, the hallmark of Merenid architecture. A canopy of typical Fes green tiles surmounts the onyx and marble courtyard.
After having breakfast departure via Midelt & Erfoud to the Moroccan deep desert. Overnight under a nomadic tent in the desert. Overnight in Merzouga.
Take an early camel ride to witness the sunrise, breakfast and departure for Dadès via the one thousand Kasbah Road. Stop at Todgha to visit the gorges and continuation to Dadès Arrival to hotel, check-in and free time to rest. Overnight in Dadès.
Breakfast at your hotel and early departure for Marrakech. Strop en route to visit the Ksar Aït Benhaddou. Upon arrival to Marrakech, join your half day guided tour and transfer to the hotel in the evening.
Overnight in Marrakech.
Breakfast at hotel and transfer back to the airport according to your flight schedule.
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HOTELS TO BE USED or similar
|City||4* Hotels||5* Hotels|
|Fez (BB) x 2 nights||Barcelo Fès Medina||Atlas Medina & Spa|
|Merzouga (HB)||La Belle Etoile||Merzouga Luxury Desert Camp|
|Dadès (HB)||Xaluca Dadès||Xaluca Dadès|
|Marrakech (BB)||Opera Plaza||Savoy Le Grand Hotel|