Spain and Morocco
Andalusia - Morocco - Costa del Sol
And the Levante ( Eastern Spain)
Grand 17 days Tour of Spain and Morocco
Tour Code : C-05/157
an extra night
in Madrid , and Barcelona
? or Combine
1st day. MADRID - CORDOBA - SEVILLE- Wednesday
- Weekly - April - Oct
Departure from the tour terminal, Oriente Sq., set
out by 9 a.m., making the most of our time aboard to introduce ourselves
to each other and learn more about what lies ahead. Our route takes
us into La Mancha, the landscape of romance and adventure where
Don Quixote tilted at windmills.
wind across hills and down into irrigated valleys, to Puerto Lápice,
a town lost in time, looking much as it did in the seventeenth century.
We might even espy the establishment where an innkeeper conferred
knighthood upon Don Quixote. Then we’ll pass onward through
the region of Valdepeñas, where fine Tempranillo grapes are
grown, and cross the Canyon of Despeñaperros, and pass through
the town of Bailén on our way to Cordoba.
we'll visit the famous Mosque, one of the most notable in the days
of Moorish rule.
we'll continue onward to Andalusia,Ecija, Carmona and Seville where
dinner and comfortable beds await us in Seville.
2nd day. SEVILLE - Thursday
Breakfast .We'll stay all day in Seville, where the Moors have left
their mark in whitewashed houses, tile roofs, graceful archways,
and a warren of intimate lanes with surprises at every turn.
visit will take us to the monumental and stunning tower of La Giralda,
the Cathedral that once echoed with daily calls to prayer, and the
Palace of the Alcazar, with its delicately carved stonework and
pleasure gardens that still delight.
afternoon is free to wander the alleyways of Seville on your own,
and perhaps to stop in and sample the tapas at an inviting establishment
3rd day. - Friday -SEVILLE - El Puerto De Santa Maria -
CADIZ - ALGECIRAS
After breakfast, well motor southward through the famous
grape-growing region around Puerto de Santa Maria , and even have
a chance to stop at a winery where world-famous Xeres winesherry
to the rest of the worldis matured. Samples will be available,
of course. After the tasting, well reach the port of Cadiz,
almost surrounded by water and long Spains window on the world
that it ruled. Well tarry a while appreciate the old walled
city and its cobbled streets, then continue to our overnight stop
in Algeciras, near the very southern tip of Spain.
4th day. ALGECIRAS - TANGER - RABAT ( Breakfast . Dinner)
After breakfast, well board the ferry to North Africa, and
the mysterious city of Tangier, where Spaniards in suits and Moroccans
in burnooses intermingle with souls from every continent. Well
look around the old city and its treasures, before we board the
coach for seaside Rabat, the capital of the nation. Well look
around at monumental sights that include the Royal Palace, and have
dinner and stay the night.
5th day. RABAT - CASABLANCA - MARRAKECH- Sunday
( Breakfast . Dinner) Its on the road again after breakfast,
to fabled Casablanca, where a great modern city with wide streets
and fine shops and restaurants stretches from the old quarter. Well
sample both parts, of course, and then continue our route through
rolling terrain, into lush valleys of fruit orchards and over mountain
passes, until we reach the desert city of Marrakech, where dinner
and our overnight accommodations await.
6th day. MARRAKECH- Monday
(Breakfast. Lunch) Theres too much to see in Marrakech and
too much excitement to simply move on. Well take a tour in
the morning, concentrating on the walled city that has been a mecca
of desert caravans for centuries. We wont miss the Koutoubia,
with its tower that recalls the Giralda in Seville. The Menara gardens
and the souks along winding alleys will also have our attention.
After lunch, youre on your own for shopping, or to watch the
daily excitement in Jemaaa el-Fna square, where water-sellers, jugglers
and magicians never allow a forgettable moment.
7th day. MARRAKECH - MEKNES - FEZ - Tuesday
(Breakfast. Dinner ) After breakfast, we depart Marrakech and roll
out toward the Meknes, site of imperial palaces, the impressive
Sidi Said mosque, and the Moulay Ismail mausoleum. And there are
also stunning views of the green Agdal valley. After a tour, well
continue to Fez for dinner and our overnight stop.
8th day. FEZ - Wednesday - (Breakfast. Lunch)
Well spend a full day in Fez, and with good reason, for this
is the spiritual and cultural capital of Morocco, with its largest
old city, declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco. Well stroll
the winding lanes and alleys to the venerable Attarin Medersa where
theology has been taught over the centuries, and see impressive
city gates and traditional mansions with archways of carved cedar
and shady courtyards. After lunch, youre free to wander on
your own, to see tanners at work over great vats, and to negotiate
for carpets and brassware.
9th day. FEZ - TANGIER - ALGECIRAS - COSTA DEL SOL-
Breakfast . We head northward in the morning, back to Tangier to
board the ferry that crosses to Spain, with a new appreciation of
the currents that connect two continents and two cultures. Past
Algeciras, well follow the dramatic Mediterranean coast of
Spain, rimmed with spectacular beaches. Well stop for the
night and appreciate the fine resort life of Spain: sand, a dinner
in good company, and the sound of waves gently breaking on shore.
10th day. COSTA DEL SOL - Friday
Breakfast and overnight. Day at leisure.
11h day. COSTA DEL SOL - GRANADA - Saturday
Breakfast. There will be time after breakfast to continue the Costa
del Sol experience: sun, sand, and perhaps shopping. Then its
back onto the coach for our trip inland and over gentle mountains
to the heritage city of Granada.
12th day. GRANADA - Sunday
and overnight. Morning visit of Alhambra Palace and its Gardens
of Generalife. Afternoon at leisure.
13th day. GRANADA - ALICANTE - Monday
Breakfast and departure to Alicante. (Lunch on your own.) Afternoon
at leisure. Dinner and overnight.
14th day. ALICANTE - CALPE - VALENCIA - Tuesday
Breakfast. Morning at leisure. Departure to Peñón
de Ifach. Short stop, continuing to Valencia and overnight.
15th day. VALENCIA - Barcelona - Wednesday
Breakfast. Optional sightseeing. Departure to Barcelona. Overnight.
16th day. Barcelona - Thursday
Breakfast and overnight. Morning city sightseeing. Afternoon at
leisure. Optional sightseeing tours.
17th day. Barcelona - ZARAGOZA - MADRID - Friday
Breakfast. Departure to Zaragoza. Time at leisure. In the afternoon,
departure to Madrid, tour ends at the tour TERMINAL. Add
an extra night in Madrid ?
Golden Tulip *****
Atlas Marrakech ****
Zalagh park Palace ****
Tryp Gran Sol ****
Rey Don Jaime ****
Catalonia Plaza ****
Easter , Sevilla Expo April , Christmas, New Year's Weeks : Pleas
add 15 % supplement
PER PERSON IN USD $
$ 2625. USD
$ 926. USD
Five percent : 5% Discount to the third person
sharing double room.
Easter , Sevilla Expo April , Christmas, New Year's Weeks
Pleas add 15 % supplement
Guided sightseeing as per itinerary including all entrance fees.
Visit to a wine cellar in Jerez.
speaking Escort during the whole trip.
Air conditioned deluxe motor coach.
accommodation, including continental breakfast daily & tax.
Travel bag presented in Spain .
Espana : 8 Day
tour Madrid, Andalusia and Costa Del Sole
• International air transport (please consult us about our
• Expenses of a personal nature, such as tips.
• Meals other than those specifically mentioned.