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Imperial Cities Tour of Morocco & Fes World Sacred Music Festival

Tour Details

On the 22nd of June 2018, the imperial Fes city will commence the 24th Edition of the World Sacred Music Festival. For almost 10 days of celebration, Fes will get musicians from all around the world together under a theme of “Ancestral knowledge”. This is a great opportunity to discover imperial Moroccan cities along with world sacred music and Great musicians such as: Jordi Saval; Dhafer Youssef; Ensemble Chams; Doulce Memoir, Jesus Mendez; Simon Elbaz: Rachid Zeroual; Goran Bregovic and many others. A wide range of music genres from Sufi profound type, symphonies, Asian to African, every genre touches the soul, and awakens your ancestral spirit.

 

Highlight

  • Take a free walk in Rabat city to get to know its best places
  • Attend the Fes festival of Sacred Music
  • Opportunity of Visiting different great monuments and locations, and enjoying the concert
  • Attend to multiple events in different cultural landmarks in the Medina
  • Discover several international artists, and new music genres influenced by Arab, Asian, Africa, Greek, Hebrew world.
  • Be present in this intellectual, eclectic nature, and spirit of the event
  • Be exposed to music from all around the world in gardens under the sky
  • Visit the very known monuments of Marrakech, and lost into the old Medina

Inclusions

  • Transportation services to the places mentioned in the itinerary
  • Everyday pickup/drop off from the Hotel to the events you like to visit
  • Everyday Breakfasts in the Hotels
  • Entrance fees for monuments of Fes and Marrakech
  • Guide in Fes and Marrakech
  • Dinner in the three nights in Fes Hotel

Not Included

  • Entrance fees to the festival events
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips

Day 1 - 23 June,From Casablanca Airport directly to Rabat city

After making your way from the Airport, you will be greeted and assisted by your knowledgeable and multilingual driver, and you will be taken directly to the Capital city of Rabat where you will spend the night at a Hotel before you begin a journey to the festival by tomorrow. If you happen to have enough time, why not visit the most popular places of the capital town.
Overnight in Rabat

Day 2 - 24 June,Journey from Rabat to Meknes and end in Fes – a live concert of the festival

At around 08:00 you start the trip from the lobby of your Hotel. Along the way, we will stop at the old roman ruined imperial site “Volubilis” a UNESCO heritage, it is the home to some of the most impressive Roman ruins and heritage in North Africa a place worth visiting, with long columns, tall archways, mosaics, and stones.. After that, within a 1 hour, you reach one of the ancient imperial cities “Fes”, where you will settle in your Hotel. When you arrive, you must take a chance attend some of the musical festival events. Either you pay a visit to the concert that is taken place at “Bab Al Makina” to explore the beautiful music through the voyage of Ibn batutta of Jordi Saval or sit in the open garden of Salsabil to listen to sufi music, in which the entrance is free for the latter.
Overnight in a Hotel in Fes
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Day 3 - 25 June,Guided Tour in the city of Fes along with a music concert

At around 09:00, after breakfast at your Hotel, you start a cultural exploration of Fes city. No worries, you won’t explore the city by yourself, a local guide will help you get lost in the old town that contains a diversity of things to see, from Qarawiyin Mosque and university – the first-established faculty in the world-, Moulay Idriss mausoleum, Nejjarine fountain, to the Bou Anania Medersa. We also spend time confusing our senses in the cacophony of noises surrounding the heady alleyways of Medieval Medina, home to many crafts such as pottery making, leatherwork, tanneries, carpet shops, and local restaurants. After getting most of the city, time to relax at your Hotel, Then after that, we head to festival to witness the most influential world music, you are free to be in Dar Adiyel where the highly respected Jesus Mendez is performing a mixture of contemporary Flamenco and Arabic music or watch an extraordinary Indian dance “Devotional dance” of Terratali.
Overnight in a Hotel in Fes

Day 4 – 26 June,An Excursion to Meknes, plus an afternoon at leisure

After that, 1-hour drive from Fes; you start at about 09:00 for an imperial journey to Meknes, a hidden wonderful city that not all of the travelers know. Start exploring by walking through the striking Bab el Khemis, a grand gateway into the medina. Pause to take photos of the ornamental gate before walking along the straight road next to cemetery for about ten minutes to reach another interesting piece of architecture: Borj Belkari Tower, check the pottery collection and get a close look at the great outside architecture of the Mosque Bab el Kari, and much more things to see. From there on, you head back to Fes to have a free evening at your own pace, stroll through souks, or have a cup of café in “Café le clock” a very known restaurant in the Medina. Thenceforth, again be exposed to music from all around the world. You will be free to go with interwoven diverse sounds related to the Hebrew, Muslim and Chrisian culture carry out by Simon Elbaz in the the early afternoon or you choose the Greek music of En Chordais in the late evening, both are taken place in “Dar Adiyel”.
Overnight in a Hotel in Fes

Day 5 – 27 June,A journey from Fes to the Ochre city “Marrakech”

It is time to try out another imperial city of another kind, “Marrakech”. The ochre city is heart of the country, and the most sought-destination for travelers all around the world. In the early morning, you get in the vehicle, put on your seat belt, and you head toward Marrakech passing by many small towns, villages, and middle Atlas Mountains, a wonderful chance for you to see and have coffee break in one of the cities before arriving at Marrakech in the evening.
Overnight in a Hotel in Marrakech
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Day 6 – 28 June,City Tour in Marrakech city

Marrakech is a melting pot of a culture, history, romance, art and cuisine and a lot more. As a starter, you will pay a visit to the Saadian Tombs which is one of the main attractions for visitors all around the world; it is where some members of the Saadi dynasty are buried in a beautifully designed and decorated sepulchers and mausoleum. Afterwards, you will check in Bahia Palace or other words the palace of the beautiful as reference to the mistress of Sultan Ahmed, which is a masterpiece of the Moroccan architecture; it's the place where you will feel the Andalusian culture, art and exhibition that is still very much alive. Your interesting visit will not be complete without seeing "Koutoubia Mosque", I am sure you will be amazed by the grand and spectacular status it presents, and the unique design with which the inside had been made. Your tour is not finished yet; you still have to enter the enchanting garden "Majorelle Garden", a breathtaking place that contains exotic rare plants, steams and pools. Your tour comes to an end by strolling through the local streets of the old Medina, and the Jamma lfna Square where you will interfere with locals and see how they live on a daily basis.
Overnight in a Hotel in Marrakech
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Day 7 – 29 June,One way Transfer from Marrakech to Casablanca

In the morning, your driver of the whole unforgettable tour will take you back to Casablanca Airport, with the wish that you will come back next year to see more of Morocco, and live other experiences and stories.

Imperial Cities Tour of Morocco & Fes World Sacred Music Festival

Additional Info

  • Check In : 23 juin, 2018
  • Check Out : 29 mai, 2018
  • Duration : 7 DAYS, 6 Nights
  • Price : 499€

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