DAY 1 ) Marrakech
At the terminal keep your eyes open for the Travel Talk sign, as we pick you up from the airport and take you to our hotel. Gather round in the hotel lobby at 7:00pm as we meet both the other tour members and the guide. Listen up for a fast and informal meeting with the leader including registration and a short brief about the adventures ahead and some country info. Optional dinner together is available to get to know your travel mates better.
DAY 2 ) Marrakech, Ouarzazate
After breakfast we depart for Quarzazate, on the way we’ll visit the berber village Ait Ben Haddou well-known for its universal Kasbah where we have the chance to visit a berber house.Then we’ll continue to the Moroccon Holywood,Quarzazate for optional visit of cinema studios.Overnight in Quarzazate.
DAY 3 ) Ouarzazade, Zagora, M’hamid Jeep Safari
In the morning, we take our bus for a wonderful drive along the Draa valley until we reach the desert village Zagora reflecting the traditional life of Morocco. The village is located at the edge of sahara and the famous 52 days by camel to Tombouctou. we join a 4*4 jeep safari through magnificent oases, one of which where we enjoy our lunch. We then drive through the Saharan town of Mhamid and sand dunes nearby before we head back to our tent and have dinner under the desert stars.
DAY 4 ) Camel Trek at the desert
An amazing day in the Moroccan desert! We join a camel trek in the Sahara and enjoy the adventurous atmosphere of the desert life. We have lunch and then make our way to our bivouac where an awesome experience awaits us: watching the desert change color under the sunset, starring at a billion stars in the night sky or listening to the silence of the desert before the sun comes up.
DAY 5 ) Zagora, Agadir
Today we get back our bus then drive along the Oasis, passing palm groves, Berber villages and continue through the High Atlas mountains until we reach Agadir, Morocco’s number one sea resort. With over 340 days of sunshine a year, situated on the southern part of Morocco’s Atlantic coastline, Agadir has something to offer everyone: water sports, delicious Moroccan sea food, fantastic beaches and attractive nightlife.
DAY 6 ) Agadir, Essaouira
After a scenic drive along the Atlantic coast through the Argane tree forests and banana plantations, we arrive in Essaouira, the most popular wind-surfing destination on the Atlantic Ocean. Essaouira is still serene, friendly and charming. Wander through tall white houses with yellow detail and blue doors, narrow streets and the ramparts that protect most of the town. Savouring grilled sardines and fish at the Essaouira port is a spectacular way to spend the evening.
DAY 7 ) Essaouira, Marrakech
Today we depart for Marrakech. In the afternoon we will visit Djemaa el Fna Square – filled with story tellers, snake charmers, acrobats, musicians and folk dancers. We remain in Marrakech overnight.
DAY 8 ) Marrakech, Madrid
Flight from Marrakech to Madrid. In the evening orientation walk into the nightlife of Madrid.
DAY 9 ) Madrid, Granada
City tour visiting Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor, Palacio Real, Cathedral and the Plaza de Oriente,Prado Museum, Paseo del Arte, Centro de Arte Reina Sofia.
DAY 10 ) Granada, Cordoba, Sevilla
Orientation tour to the Alhambra and Generalife in Granada and short visit to Alcazar de los Reyes Christianos and Jewish neighbourhood in Cordoba before arriving in Sevilla.
DAY 11 ) Sevilla
Orientation walk around the Cathedral of St. Mary, Giralda tower, Reales Alcázares, neighbourhood of Santa Cruz, Parque de Maria Luisa, La Plaza de América, Mudejar Pavilion.
DAY 12 ) Sevilla, Lagos, Lisbon
Visit to the backpackers paradise Lagos before arriving in Lisbon.
DAY 13 ) Lisbon City Tour
City tour visiting the Cathedral, the chapel of Joao Gordo, the Church and Tower of Clerics, the Arabian hall, the Church of Sao Francisco and Praça de la Ribera square
DAY 14 ) Lisbon
Tour ends after breakfast…