January 28- February 19, 2024
February 25- March 18, 2024
Travac tours is pleased to be offering an exciting new package that will combine the Costa del Sol with the Imperial cities of Morocco!
This holiday will take you to the Costa Del Sol for a 2 week stay at the fabulous Hotel Ocean House before leaving for Morocco.
Morocco will offer you an exhilarating mix of culture and history. Each stop has been carefully planned to illuminate Morocco’s proud heritage that dates back thousands of years.
Your tour will start in Tangier on the coast of the strait of Gibraltar and work its way south. Along the way you will visit Volubilis, Meknes, Casablanca, Marrakech and Rabat. Each offers a different perspective on the past and present life in Morocco.
Breakfast and dinner are included every day throughout this fabulous holiday.
Please note there is a maximum of 36 seats available on this tour. Early booking is essential!
Depart from Canada
Your flight departs with Air Transat from Montreal direct to Malaga, Spain. Our office staff will be happy to give you flight details.
Arrival in Malaga
Upon arrival in Malaga, you will be met by your local Travac Tours Director and transferred to your hotel in Torremolinos by private chartered coach. Your Travac Tours Director will assist you with check-in and advise you of a meeting time for your information session on optional tours.
Costa del Sol
The Hotel Ocean House is a four-star resort hotel located beachfront in the popular holiday destination of Torremolinos on the Costa del Sol, in southern Spain. Accommodations consist entirely of rooms all with their own terrace, as well as breakfast and dinner daily, making it an ideal choice for a delightful vacation.
During your two- week stay, your Travac Tours Director will assist you with optional tours and activities ($). The optional tours are paid locally in Euros and once paid are non-refundable. A listing of these tours along with costs are only available locally once in Spain.
The towns of Benalmádena, Málaga, Fuengirola, Mijas , Malaga, and Marbella are all close by and can be easily reached by public transportation. You will also have the opportunity to visit some of the cities in the region including Seville, Granada and the jewel of the Mediterranean, Gibraltar ($). Shopping opportunities are extensive. There are also local markets in each village that operate on different days of the week.
Transfer to Tangiers, Morocco
Today you will travel to the Spanish harbour, Tarifa, where you will board the ferry to cross the Strait of Gibraltar to Tangiers. On arrival, you will check into the hotel. There will be time to have lunch, followed by a panoramic tour of the city, including Cape Espartel & Hercules Grotto, and a stroll into Medina.
Overnight in Hilton City Center and Residences (or similar)
Tangiers to Fez
Today you will leave Tangiers and travel through the Medium Atlas Mountain range. The first stop will be in Volubilis to visit its Roman ruins. There will be an enroute stop for lunch (on your own), then on to Meknes. There you will stroll through the medina, Plaza El-Hedim, where you will see its famous door, Bab Al Mansour, probably the most beautiful in Morocco. The route continues to Fez, where you will check in to your hotel.
Two nights in Zalah Park Palace (or similar)
Today you will have a full tour of Fez, the first imperial city of Morocco, founded in the 9th Century. You will visit the Jewish and Christian Quarters, the Royal Palace (from the outside), the medina (declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site) with its mosques and university, the Nejarine fountain, and the Tanners Quarters, including entrance to Medersa Bouaninia. In the afternoon there will be free time for shopping.
Fez to Marrakech
Today you will depart for Marrakech with a brief stop in Casablanca, where you will have free time in the popular Corniche of Ain Daib promenade for lunch on your own. This will be followed by a panoramic tour of this cosmopolitan city with a visit (from the exterior) of the Hassan II Mosque, the largest functioning mosque in Africa and the 7th largest in the world. You will then continue on to Marrakech to check in to your hotel.
2 Nights in Kenzi Rose Garden & Spa (or similar)
Today you will have a panoramic tour of Marrakech, the Red City, where you will see the Menara Gardens, the 16th Century Saadian tombs, the Bahia Palace, the Jewish Quarter, and the Koutoubia Minaret. A visit is also included to the Majorelle Gardens. Optional lunch and continue visiting the medina for shopping. At the Djemaa El Fna Square, you will see snake charmers, acrobats, water sellers and scribes writing letters for the illiterate.
Enroute to Rabat, the Capital of the Kingdom, we will stop for lunch (not included) Upon arrival in the afternoon, the city tour will show you the exquisite 12th century Tower of Hassan, the bustling Kasbah, and the imposing Royal Palace (from the exterior). You will also visit the Mohamed 5th Mausoleum and the ruins of the old mosque. Before checking in the hotel, you will have time to see the beautiful Kasbah of Oudayas fortress, located on the Buregregs riverbank.
Overnight in Hotel Le Diwan Rabat-MGallery (or similar)
Rabat to Costa Del Sol
Today it will be time to bid farewell to Morocco as your travel back to Tangiers to meet the ferry. You will return to the Costa del Sol for a one night stay before heading home.
Overnight at Sol Príncipe (or similar)
Return to Canada
Your Tour Director will assist with check out and he/she will travel with you on your transfer from the hotel to the airport via private coach. He/she will assist you with your check-in. Your flight is direct from Malaga to Montreal with Air Transat.
Itinerary and flights subject to change.
Hotel Ocean House
Hotel AddressC. Salvador Allende, 45, 29620
Torremolinos, Málaga, Spain
+34 952 38 70 66
Hilton Tanger City Center Hotel & Residences or similar
Hotel AddressRond point de la gare ferroviaire
Tangier 90000, Morocco
Zalagh Park Palace or similar
Hotel AddressLotissement Oued Fes, Rte Principale Fès Meknès
Kenzi Rose Garden & Spa or similar
Hotel AddressAv. du Président Kennedy
Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Hotel Le Diwan Rabat-MGalleryat or similar
Hotel AddressPlace De L'Unité Africaine
Rabat 10005, Morocco
Sol Príncipe (or similar)
Hotel AddressPaseo Colorado, 26
+34 952 38 41 00