Grand Tour of Egypt and Morocco

from $2385
Duration
Duration:
15 Days
Type
Type:
Private Tour
Run
Run:
Everyday Except Monday
Overview

Have a chance to enjoy the best cities of  Egypt and Morocco. Start your trip with the fascinating ancient life by visiting Cairo and finally take a nile cruise to visit Luxor and Aswan. Then fly to Morocco to enjoy the top four cities CasablancaRabatFez and Marrakesh

Included
  • Meet and assist by our representatives at airports.
  • Assistance of our guest relations during your stay.
  • Accommodation for 7 nights in Morocco including daily breakfast.
  • Accommodation for 3 nights in Cairo including daily breakfast.
  • Accommodation for 4 nights on 05 star Superior Nile Cruise on full board.
  • All transfers to/from airport & hotel by an air-conditioned coach.
  • Domestic flight ticket Cairo to Luxor and Aswan to Cairo. ( in Egypt ).
  • Private tour during all the trip. ( except the cruise excursions in Egypt will be in small group ).
  • Local English-speaking tours guides in Rabat, Meknes, Volubilis, Fez, Marrakech and Casablanca. 
  • Local English-speaking tours guides in Cairo and on the cruise ( In Egypt ).
  • English-speaking drivers during all the trip.
  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary.
  • Bottled water during the trip daily.
  • 30 minutes of local calling and a mobile phone loaned for the length of your stay or an Egyptian sim card for your unlocked mobile device ( In Egypt ).
  • Free WiFi in the vehicles in Egypt.
  • Free Wifi at Morocco hotels.
  • All service charges and taxes.
Excluded
  • International Airfare.
  • Flights from Casablanca-Cairo.
  • Entry visa to Morocco and Egypt.
  • Optional Tours.
  • Hassan II Mosque from inside in Casablanca - 15 USD per person.
  • Personal spendings.
  • Tipping.
  • Extra not mentioned in the itinerary.
Itinerary
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Day 1 : Arrival to Casablanca - Transfer to Rabat

As you land in Casablanca, our local driver guide will welcome you in front of gate 2 outside the airport. You will drive up north to Rabat, capital of Morocco; you will be taken to check-in at your hotel where you will be spending the night.
Activities: Transfer from Casablanca Airport to Hotel (Rabat)
Overnight in: Rabat.

Day 2 : Rabat - Meknes - Volubilis - Fez

After breakfast, be prepared for a guided tour of Rabat, it will revolve around uncovering the history of Rabat. The tour includes a visit to Chellah and Kasbah Ouddaya. Free time afterward to stroll around the souks and bazaars in the old medina of Rabat. Then, continue to “Café Maure”, on the bank of Bouregrag River, to enjoy a Moroccan Tea time with mint tea alongside some Moroccan goodies like: “Kaab Ghazal” and “Ghariba”.


Then we will head to Fez. En route, we will be making a stop by Volubilis and Meknes. The archeological site of Volubilis is listed by the UNESCO as a worldwide heritage. A specialized guide will walk you around the remains of the Roman and Berber cultures that once occupied it. Afterward, the trip will continue to the Imperial City of Meknes, one of Morocco’s lesser-visited. It was built by Moulay Ismail and was conceived to be the ‘Versailles of Morocco’. Once you meet your local guide, you’ll be able to visit the famed gate of Bab El Mansour, and Lhri. These sites are the main beating veins of the city. We will then continue our way to Fez.

The more you know: Kaab Ghazal means in Arabic the hoof of the dear, and along with Ghariba and Mint Tea are symbols of Moroccan hospitality.
Overnight in: Fez.
Meals: Breakfast, Tea break.
Local experience: Café Maure overlooking “Abouregrag” River.

Day 3: Fez Exploration day

After breakfast, start your guided city tour of Fez, once the capital of the kingdom before 1912. Your visit today will revolve around exploring Fez the Medina which is a World Heritage Site, according to the UNESCO, and it was founded in the 9th century and it is home to the world's oldest university.
Your local guide will show you around the major sites like Bou-Inania and Attarin Medersa, the tanners, Ess-Seffarine Square, Moulay Driss tomb, El-Nejjarine square, and the cabinet makers’ souk, the Hebrew district ‘Mellah’. In your schedule, you will have a pottery workshop with a pottery master so that you get to have a full Moroccan experience. After lunch at a local restaurant, you are free to either choose to go back to your hotel or stroll in the narrow alley of the old town on your own.
The more you know: each October Fez held one of the largest and well known Sufi festivals with performers from around the world.
Overnight in: Fez
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Local Experience: Pottery workshops

Day 4: Fez - Beni-Mellal - Marrakech

After breakfast, you will be picked up, and then travel to the imperial city of Marrakech. Along the way, you will pass through small villages such as Imouzar and Ifrane. A bit later in the day, when you reach one of the morocco’s best known agricultural centers called Beni Melal. You will continue on your journey to Marrakech. On arrival in Marrakech, you will be taken to check-in at your hotel where you will be spending the night.
Overnight in: Marrakech.
Meals: Breakfast.

Day 5: Marrakech

Today you will get the chance to wake up and live Marrakech, a dream of many, so be sure to make the best of it. After your breakfast, our local guide and driver guide will be waiting for you to start a guided city tour of the “Ochre City”. We will visit first in the morning the Majorelle Garden which was named after the French painter, Jacques Majorelle who dedicated a lot of effort and passion to this art piece.

After Majorelle let’s continue after it to Menara and though the name in Arabic translates to “lighthouse”, it is actually a pavilion with a basin and a garden of orchards and olive groves. We will be heading afterward to the Koutobia Mosque and through the Jewish quarter called Mallah. After lunch at a local restaurant, finish your visit with a carriage ride or “Koutchi” to Jamaa El Fnaa.
The more you know: Marrakesh is known for being holy, Moroccans call it “the land of the seven men” who were huge religion and Sufi scholars that gave their lives for knowledge and worship
Overnight in: Marrakech.
Meals: Breakfast, lunch.
Local experience: Kotchi (Horse Carriage Tour).

Day 6: Marrakech Free Day

After Breakfast at your hotel, enjoy a free day to discover Marrakech on your pace. Have your own Marrakech experience, meet the locals, engage in the “Marrakechi” lifestyle, find the storytellers, the snake charmers and let Marrakech charm you as well.
Overnight in: Marrakech.
Meals: Breakfast.

Day 7: Marrakech - Casablanca

Wake up and enjoy a lovely breakfast at your hotel before heading to Casablanca. Once in Casablanca, you will be joined with your local guide for a visit to the Hassan II mosque, an Architectural master peace overlooking the Atlantic coast of Casablanca. Continue afterward for a tour of the city and its corniche, the Habous quarters, Royal Palace (exterior visit).

Overnight in: Casablanca.

Meals: Breakfast.

Day 8: Departure Casablanca / Arrival Cairo

Enjoy a free morning before heading to the airport of Casablanca for the flight to Cairo. Your tour manager will meet and assist you at Cairo International Airport and then he will escort you to the hotel by an air-conditioned coach. At hotel the tour manager will assist with a smooth check-in and review your holiday itinerary with you to establish and confirm pick-up times for each tour.

Overnight in Cairo.
Welcome Drink

Day 9: Pyramids and Cairo Sightseeing

Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo and then met by your personal guide who will accompany you to Giza Plateau to visit one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus, famous Sphinx, and Valley temple facing the great statue. Lunch at a good quality local restaurant. Then transfer to enjoy the Egyptian Museum, Treasures room for the child king Tutankhamen. continue to explore Khan El Khalili, Cairo’s old bazaar. Back to your hotel.
Overnight in Cairo.
Optional Tour to the Sound & Light Show at Giza Pyramids - 45$ per person
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

Day 10: Fly Cairo to Luxor - Nile Cruise Tour

Check out from hotel in the morning then transfer to Cairo Airport for a flight to Luxor where you will be met and assisted, then taken by an air-conditioned vehicle to board your Egypt Nile cruise to check in. After lunch on board, enjoy a visit to the impressive Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple. Dinner and overnight on board Nile cruise.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 11: Luxor Nile Cruise Excursions

After breakfast on your Nile cruise, take an excursion to the royal cemetery for 62 Pharaohs, Valley of the Kings, then to mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, which was built by the architects of the New Kingdom Pharaoh Hatshepsut in the 15th century BC. Head to the Colossi of Memnon. After lunch, you will sail to Edfu enjoying a leisurely dinner on board.
Overnight on board Nile Cruise.
Optional Hot Air Balloon Tour: A hot air balloon is an incredible way to see the “world’s largest open-air museum.
Tour will carry you over Luxor’s ruins and temples in the beautiful morning light. The price of hot air balloon is 129$ Per Person.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 12: Luxor Nile Cruise Tours

After breakfast on Nile Cruise, visit the well-preserved Ptolemaic Temple dedicated to Horus at Edfu. Sail to Kom Ombo to see the unique Temple of Sobek, dedicated to Sobek the crocodile god, and Horus the falcon-headed god. Have your lunch on board. Continue sailing to Aswan. Dinner and overnight on board your Nile Cruise.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.


Day 13: Aswan Nile Cruise Tours

After breakfast on Nile cruise, enjoy a day’s sightseeing in Aswan. Start with the High Dam and the largest known ancient obelisk, located in the northern region of the stone quarries of ancient Egypt, the Unfinished Obelisk, proceeding to the beautiful Temple of Philae, which is devoted to the two goddesses Isis and Hathor. Dinner and overnight on board deluxe Nile Cruise.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 14: Fly Aswan to Cairo

Disembark from your Nile cruise after breakfast, then transfer to Aswan Airport for your return to Cairo where you will be met and assisted at the airport then taken to your hotel.

Overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast.


Day 15: Departure Cairo / Fly Back Home

Breakfast at the hotel with free time at your leisure, then you will be transferred to Cairo International Airport for your departure.
Meals: Breakfast.

Prices
Accommodation Plan:

Prices
MAY-SEPT
$ 2385 Per Person in Triple Room
$ 2690 Per Person in Double Room
$ 4265 One Person Traveling Alone
OCT-APRIL
$ 2575 Per Person in Triple Room
$ 2880 Per Person in Double Room
$ 4530 One Person Traveling Alone
Prices

 

Tour price currency is set to USD but you can pay in AUD, Euro or British Pound. The prices quoted per person per tour all inclusive and prices are always updated to ensure you receive the lowest price possible. Price quotes are in US dollars per person per trip with minimum 2 Persons and are valid until October 31, 2020. Please inquire for pricing over Christmas, New Year’s, and Easter holidays.

Child Fee

 

  • Child up to 2 years old totally free of charge
  • Child between 2 and 6 years old pay 50% of adult rate.
  • Child between 6 and 12 years old pay 75% of adult rate.
  • Child from 12 years old is considered as adult person and pay same rate.
Payment Plan

 

A down payment (25%) will be required when you confirm your booking as requested and it can be paid by credit or debit card (Visa / MasterCard) via VeriSign Secured payment system on our website. The balance of payment (75%) is required to be paid upon your arrival/pick up to your tour director in UAE in cash.

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