THE GREAT DESERT

Duración

9 Días

Condición física

Moderado

Ciudad de inicio

Disponible

Marzo 2020 / Marzo 2021

Ciudades a visitar:

Descripción detallada día a día

Introducción

Estimado viajero: ¡Gracias por habernos elegido para realizar este circuito! Esperamos que disfrute de su viaje.

Le damos aquí una orientación sobre su tour con la información que consideramos puede ser de su interés. La información es ORIENTATIVA, pudiendo existir variaciones sobre los horarios señalados.

TRASLADOS desde el aeropuerto, si lo tiene incluido o comprado. Nuestro trasladista lo estara esperando con un cartel con el nombre de Europamundo o su nombre a la salida de aduanas (despues de recoger su equipaje).

IMPORTANTE: Si usted tuvo NOCHES ADICIONALES a su llegada al hotel tendrá su reserva realizada, pero el guía de su viaje normalmente no se encontrará hasta la noche anterior al inicio del tour. Su tiempo por tanto hasta ese momento es libre.

Dia

Morning departure to tarifa where boarding onto tangier
crossing the strait of gibraltar. in morocco, meet the guide
and continuation. stop in larache for lunch (not included)
and continue to casablanca. dinner and accommodation.

Breakfast. panoramic sightseeing of casablanca, the
“cinematographic”. economic capital of the country with
more than four million inhabitants combines its modern
art-nouveau or art-deco buildings with the old buildings of
the thirteenth century, when it was known as dar el baida
(the white’s hose). see mohammed v square, boulevard
d’anfa, nôtre dame cathedral and the exteriors of the impressive
great mosque of hassan ii, where more than 3,000
craftsmen worked. only the mecca reach more importance
and size. continuation to marrakech. visit of the city and its
great historical past: we will visit the koutubia mosque or
the booksellers whose minaret in a hispanomorisco style,
of great beauty, is the symbol of the city, the exceptional
mausoleum of the sixteenth-century princes saadinos and
the sumptuous bahia palace (the precious), built in the nineteenth
century by hundreds of artisans from fès. walking
around the medina (ancient city) and its souks where a
thousand and one artisan products are offered to the visitor
to end up in the fascinating world of the famous djemaa el
fna square (intangible heritage of humanity by unesco)
where storytellers, snake charmers, jugglers, dancers, etc...
constitute an authentic “cut of the miracles”. free afternoon
and possibility of show-dinner in the complex of chez ali, la
fantasia. dinner and accommodation.

Breakfast. day at leisure to enjoy a day on our own to
explore the city or take a tour to into the green valleys in
4x4 and know about the lifestyle of the surrounding villages
that have little to do with the life of the city, its impressive
waterfalls located in ouzoud and much more.
definitely a great opportunity to relax and feel the place.
dinner and accommodation.

Breakfast. early departure from marrakesh heading south. cross the high atlas mountains through the tizi n’tichka ur staff. end of services.
that connects marrakesh with the presaharian oases. after
several stops enjoying the wonderful panoramas, continue
onto, ait ben haddou, considered the most beautiful
fortress in the country and a unesco world heritage
site. here famous films such as gladiator, lawrence of
arabia, jesus of nazareth or the jewel of the nile among
others were filmed and arrival in ouarzazate. dinner and
accommodation.

After breakfast departure towards the network of gorges
of this area of morocco, here from the most arid and rocky
overflows fertility and greenery between the oases. the
route runs through valleys such as kelaa m’gouna, famous
for its roses and daggers; and the boumalne du dades,
magnificent for walkers. arrival to tinghir, see the gorges
of todra and its impressive canon of 300 meters of height.
continue to arfoud, land of fossils and juicy dates. on
the way to the dunes of merzouga we passed by rissani,
which was an important enclave long time ago, where the
caravans of the desert reigned. the position of rissani was
so strategic that the filali dynasty (ancestors of the alaouita
dynasty that today governs the country) had here their epic
battle to replace the saadíes, arrival in merzouga, right in
the sahara, here the road fades and the dunes mark the
horizon. “when a rich family refused to help a poor woman
and her son, god was offended and buried them under
sand mounds 50 km from arfoud, now known as the dunes
of erg chebbi in merzouga” this tells the legend about
these majestic dunes. have the pleasure of witnessing the beautiful spectacle of the sunset between the dunes with
a mint tea. dinner and accommodation. (possibility of
accommodation in desert tents fully equipped)

Breakfast between dunes at our last moment in the desert
before leaving for the middle atlas. early wake up to
optionally contemplate the great event of a sunrise in the
sahara. while preparing our breakfast is possible to travel
around the dunes in 4wd and visit the nearby villages.
cross the middle atlas and a new change of landscape
along the way. left the south to get in the north. stop
in ifrane. for a moment feel as if switzerland had been
settled in africa, hence its nickname “little switzerland”.
this city was built during the protectorate in the 1930s.
continuation in fez. dinner and accommodation.

Half board. departure to start the visit of this old city that
with its 785 mosques and its splendid medina (old city), is
the intellectual and religious capital of the country. the guided
tour starts with the exteriors of the royal palace and
its 7 gates, dar el makhzen, old residence of the sultan,
the bab bojloud gate decorated with blue enameled ceramics
(the color of fes) and green (color of islam) gives
access to the walled enclosure of the medina (old city),
largest of north africa and declared cultural patrimony of
the humanity by unesco. during this authentic maze of
more than 2,000 squares, streets and alleys that ramble
endlessly, guarding some of the most beautiful buildings in
morocco: palaces, madrasas, mosques, doors, fountains,
which pleasantly surprise the visitor. square es-seffarin will
be seen with its pretty fountain of beautiful pottery and in it
will be engraved in the marble flowers of lis, symbol that left
the french prisoners who collaborated in its construction
in century xvi; the karaouine mosque, the best known in
the city with its celebrated friday prayer, holy day of the
muslims, built in the 9th century and which is the oldest
religious teaching center. also visit the district of the dyers,
the tanners with spectacular colors and the souk, where
you will be assaulted by noises, smells and colors of a
crowded crowd, seeming to emerge from a forgotten page
of history. free afternoon. at night, optionally, you can go to
a show-dinner in a typical palace in the medina

Breakfast and departure to tangier. at our first stop we
pass meknes, old berber capital chosen for the second
alaouite moulay ismail king as imperial headquarters in
the xvii century. you can still see remnants of its splendor:
forty kilometers of walls, which include the gates of bab el
mansour, one of the most beautiful in morocco. heading
to rabat, which besides being the administrative capital of
the country is the official residence of king mohamed vi.
it is one of the imperial cities, founded in the xii century
by the almohads. visit the exteriors of the royal palace,
the tour hassan that rises dominating the esplanade of
the unfinished mosque with more than 200 columns. the
mausoleum of mohammed v built in memory of the sultan
who won the independence of the country and in which the
royal guards, in showy dress, stand guard. continuation to
tangier. dinner and accommodation.

Breakfast and departure to board back to tarifa crossing
the strait of gibraltar. transfer to the points of origin and farewell from our staff. end of services


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