72hrs in Fes STARTING FROM £989
- The medieval city of Meknes & Moulay Idriss
- Explore the Fes El Bali (the Old City) & Koranic school
- Enjoy a dinner with a local family
Day 1 : Arrive in Fes
We arrive in Casablanca and our guide drives us straight to Fes and to our beautiful Riad. For dinner we visit Thami’s and are not disappointed. The spice meatball tagine is delicious. We head back to our Riad excited about exploring Morocco’s oldest imperial city.
Day 2 : Medieval Meknes & Roman Volubilis
After breakfast we visit the 17th century medieval city of Meknes, a beautiful walled city. After exploring the castle we stop for lunch. Next we drive to Moulay Idriss, a picturesque town located on two hills, followed by a visit to the ruins of Volubilis. Evening visit to Riad Le Maison Bleue for a lesson in cooking traditional cuisine before enjoying the fruits of our labour.
Day 3 : Fascinating Fes
Today we are exploring Fes El Bali, the Old City built in the 9th century. We admire the Moorish architecture of the Medersas, a Koranic school and the Karaouine University. We visit the souks of the Medina and pick up some street food. After we head to Fes El Jedid, the new city built by the Merinid dynasty in the 14th century where we see the Royal Palace. Tonight we are invited to dinner with a local family, the company is wonderful and the food mouth-watering.
Day 4 : Casablanca Then Homeward Bound
After breakfast, we head straight to Casablanca. We ask our driver to go past Rick’s Café, the mythical saloon from the 1942 film ‘Casablanca’. After a quick photo opportunity we drive to the airport to board flight home.
- Return flights from London Heathrow (to Casablanca) with Royal Air Maroc
- 3 nights’ accommodation in Standard room based on 2 adults sharing a twin/double room on BB basis
- All private transfers as per itinerary
- Visa entry
- Expenses of a personal nature and tips
- Optional excursions and entrances fees
A chic and contemporary boutique hotel with warm service, bold design, Givenchy spa, tennis, rooftop infinity pool with bar, and stylish rooms with city views.
Flights are based on economy class seats with Royal Air Maroc operating daily flights from London Heathrow to Casablanca.
Seat pitch approx. 31” and luggage allowance is 23kg per person.
Business Benefits: Include separate check-in area, luggage allowance up to 46kgs.
Flight Upgrades & Supplements: Business class upgrade fr. £320 each way.