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I am fascinated by history and culture, so Morocco and Egypt are some of my favourite destinations. Exploring the ancient temples and kasbahs is incredible. I am passionate and enthusiastic, and cannot wait to start curating your African adventure.

Elaine

Africa Specialist

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Overview

  • from $3,574 PP
  • 11 Nights
  • Private
  • Mar - Apr & Sep - Nov
  • Easy
  • 2hrs from London / 9hrs from NYC

Highlights

This 11-nights tour offers a well-rounded discovery of the top destinations in Southern Spain and Morocco. Travel from Seville, where you’ll watch an authentic flamenco performance to Granada and visit Alhambra Palace to Tangier, Fes, and Marrakech, with its colourful streets filled with snake charmers and fortune tellers. Walk through a blue dream in Chefchaouen, with its blue walls, ceilings and steps in the bustling medina. You’ll take private excursions led by expert guides, hike through the scenic High Atlas Mountains, explore history, culture and breathtaking scenery, with accommodation, private transfers in air-conditioned vehicles, daily breakfasts and other meals included.

Our Flexi - Promise

  • 10% deposit to book

    Book your trip with us and pay a reduced deposit with the rest 90 days before your departure

  • Full Flexibility

    If you are not comfortable travelling, you have the right to cancel and get a refund up to 45 days before your departure

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    Your trip with us is fully financially protected by our travel insurers. Peace of mind guaranteed.

  • No Change Fees

    We will not charge you any admin fees if you would like to change your travel dates or destination with us

What's Included

Morocco
  • 11 nights 4 or 5 star hotel accommodation, staying on a bed and breakfast basis
  • All private transfers, with private English-speaking drivers in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle
  • Daily breakfasts and some dinners, as detailed on the itinerary
  • Dinner and a flamenco show in Seville
  • Private tours in Seville, Grenada (including a city and Alhambra Palace tour), Chefchaouen, Fes and Marrakech
  • Day trip to the High Atlas Mountains, including a guided hike
  • Personalized itinerary that can be modified to suit your needs
  • 24/7 support from our dedicated staff

Day by Day Itinerary

Day 1 Seville, Spain

Seville

Your 11-nights tour begins upon your arrival into the airport in Seville. The capital of Andalusia, this southern Spanish city is known for its Moorish architecture, Flamenco dancing and bullfighting, as well as being home to the world’s largest Gothic cathedral, Santa Maria de la Sede. You’ll be welcomed by our drive for a private transfer to your hotel in the city where you’ll find a welcome package with a city map and other details about the journey that lies ahead.

Day 2 Seville

Seville

An exciting day awaits, starting with a private guided tour to visit Seville’s renowned cathedral and Alcazar with a walk along the narrow, cobbled streets passing whitewashed facades. The Alcazar is Europe’s oldest royal palace, dating back to medieval times while featuring palaces from other eras and styles like gothic, Renaissance and baroque. The half-day tour concludes in a fine restaurant with tasty Andalusian cuisine complemented by local wine. This evening you’ll sample the nightlife, with dinner and an authentic flamenco performance.

Day 3 Granada

Grenada

Check out of your Seville hotel, meeting your driver for the transfer to your hotel Granada. After checking in, you’ll meet our local guide for a private half-day walking tour. You’ll explore many of the highlights in the city, including the historic Albaicin district, Granada’s former Moorish quarter, discover breathtaking city and mountain views, marvel at Alhambra palaces, churches and gardens, stopping in squares to become immersed in authentic daily life. It also includes a visit to the magnificent 16th-century gothic cathedral.

Day 4 Granada

Granada

Take a stroll to UNESCO-listed Alhambra Palace, meeting our local guide for a private tour. It rises up like an imposing castle, set atop two rocky hills forming the medieval part of Granada. One of the finest examples of Nasrid art in its architecture and décor, explore the tranquil courtyards, gardens royal chambers, opulent Moorish and Renaissance palaces. Afterwards, choose from optional activities like a bike, horse or walking tour. The evening brings a tapas tour, with tapas and drinks at three restaurants.

Day 5 Tangier, Morocco

Tangier

Your journey continues to Morocco today, starting with a private transfer to Algeciras where you’ll hop on a 35-minute ferry ride to Tangier on the northwestern Maghreb coast of the African continent. Upon your arrival to the ferry terminal (or airport if a flight is chosen instead), you’ll be met by our local driver for a private transfer to your comfortable hotel in Tangier. The city is known for its sense of exotic mystery, rich history, lively markets and idyllic beaches.

Day 6 Tangier

Tangier

Today you’ll discover what Tangier is all about, heading out to explore with our private driver/guide. You’ll visit Hercules Caves in Cape Spartel, enjoy gorgeous views of the Atlantic and Strait of Gibraltar, with time to capture photos and then wander through the Kasbah district. In the medina, browse the shops with local handicrafts, and then pass highlights like the Grand Sacco and Mendoubia Park, known for its ancient fossil remains. Finally, visit historic Petit Sacco before returning to your hotel.

Day 7 Chefchaouen/Fes

Chefchaouen

While your final destination today is Fes, private transfer from your hotel in Tangier will take you to tour the famous “Blue City” of Chefchaouen along the way. Located in the mountains it’s splashed with all shades of blue and dates back to the 15th century. You’ll feel like you’re swimming as you meander through narrow alleyways, and down blue painted steps while surrounded by blue walls and ceilings in the heart of the medina. Afterwards, continue to your Fes hotel.

Day 8 Fes

Fes

Enjoy a full-day tour through Fes, Morocco’s cultural capital, meeting your guide in the hotel lobby. A UNESCO-listed site, it was established in the 9th-century, the same time its university opened, which is now the world’s oldest. Delve into its time-honoured traditions, witness still practiced trades like silk weaving, leather working and blacksmithing, visiting the pungent and colourful tannery. Gaze up at the original ramparts encircling the oldest part of the city while strolling some of the 9,000 streets and alleyways.

Day 9 Marrakech

Marrakech

Check out of your hotel in Fes, meeting private transfer for the scenic drive to Marrakech. Along the way the rugged Atlas Mountains with soaring cliff faces and high elevation passes offer stunning views. Stop for lunch on the route which continues, passing picturesque Berber villages and Ifrane with its Swiss alpine-style architecture to get a glimpse of rural living. Visit Kasbah of Ras El Ain with time to browse the merchant wares before reaching your Marrakech hotel.

Day 10 Marrakech

Marrakech

Follow your private guide through the former imperial capital, starting with the 12th-century Koutoubia Mosque that stands out on the skyline with its soaring minaret, followed by nearby Bahia Palace with Andalusian and Moorish architecture that holds many hidden treasures. Explore Saadian Tombs, accessed via a narrow passage that leads to a garden and two mausoleums with over 100 mosaic-decorated tombs. You’ll wander through the bustling souks, immersed in daily life while searching for that perfect find from handicrafts to antiques too.

Day 11 Marrakech/High Atlas Mountains

Marrakech

Your private driver/guide will take you into the High Atlas Mountains today, stopping briefly at Berber villages before one of the highlights of the day, lunch at the oasis-like Kasbah Tamadot. It provides spectacular views of valleys, mountains and a Berber village across the river, and on a pleasant day you can dine alfresco while gazing out at the scenery. Afterwards, take a scenic trek with your guide through the Atlas Mountains, followed by transfer back to your Marrakech hotel.

Day 12 Departure Day

Marrakech

Your unforgettable 11 nights through Southern Spain and Morocco ends today, but you’ll have more time to take in the scenic views, with private transfer from your Marrakech hotel bring you on the 150-minute drive to the airport in Casablanca after breakfast. There you’ll catch your flight home or to wherever your travels might take you, with plenty of memories to bring along.

What's not Included

  • As we have clients from all over the world. Our itineraries do not include flights. If you would like us to include flights in your trip, we are happy to do so. Please speak to your travel specialist at the planning stage to include them.
  • Gratuities for local guides
  • We strongly advise all guests to purchase comprehensive travel insurance
  • Visas if required

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