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G Adventures: Spain and Morocco by Rail

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Price From: R 33,219.00 pps

14 days, Barcelona to Marrakech.

Dive into two incredible cultures with this adventure on the rails. Explore the Spanish countryside by train, journeying with the locals from Barcelona to Madrid to Seville and beyond, sampling the exotic side of this gorgeous country (and tasting food you'll crave for the rest of your life). Spend a week in Spain before crossing the Strait of Gibraltar for another week to get to know the main highlights of Morocco, like Fès, Casablanca, and Marrakech, (as well as their souqs, mint tea and friendly locals). Grab yourself an experience you'll talk about forever.

Booking Details for this Small Group Train Experience

  • Price: R 33,219.00 per person sharing
  • Departures: June 2017 - March 2018
  • Trip Code: ESMR
  • Trip Type: Small Group. Rail
     

Train Tour Itinerary

Day 1 Barcelona

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Barcelona/Madrid

Enjoy a short orientation walk around Barcelona with a free day to explore. Opt to check out the world-famous museums, do some shopping or enjoy some fantastic food. In the afternoon, catch a train to Madrid.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 3 Madrid

Spend the day in this cosmopolitan city. Opt to visit the Museo del Prado, the Gran Vía or Plaza Mayor.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 4 Madrid/Granada

Spend another morning exploring the city before catching a midday train to Granada.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 5 Granada

Arrive in the morning and head out to visit the famous Alhambra. In the evening, opt to go for a stroll and check out the local tapas and wine bars.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 6 Granada

Spend another day exploring this charming city.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 7 Granada/Seville

Take a morning train to nearby Seville. Spend a day enjoying this city and its Moorish influence. Opt to explore the district of Santa Cruz, the Alcázar Palace or the world's largest Gothic cathedral.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 8 Seville/Chefchaouen

It's a full day of travel to reach the mysterious blue village high in the Rif Mountains. Cross from Europe to Africa by ferry then continue on travelling to Chefchaouen.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 9 Chefchaouen/Fès

Travel to the imperial city of Meknes and enjoy lunch at the G Adventures-supported women's project. Later, continue to the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis before continuing on to Fes.

Exclusive Inclusions:G Adventures for Good Traditional Moroccan Lunch

Meals included: Lunch

Day 10 Fès

Explore the labyrinth of streets within the famous Fès medina with a local guide. Marvel at one of the ancient tanneries and take in the view from above.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 11 Fès/Casablanca

Travel by train to seaside Casablanca known for its colonial and art-deco buildings.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 12 Casablanca/Marrakech

Visit the spectacular Hassan II mosque and learn more about this masterpiece. Catch the train to Marrakech in time to start exploring the city.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 13 Marrakech

Enjoy a medina tour with a certified city guide. Opt to visit Djemaa el Fna Square in the evening to see the gathering of musicians and street performers.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 14 Marrakech

Depart at any time.

Validity June 2017 - March 2018 departures
Currency Our prices are quoted in ZAR, and subject to exchange rate fluctuations.
Inclusions • G Adventures for Good: Traditional Moroccan Lunch, Meknès
• Barcelona orientation walk
• Alhambra visit (Granada)
• Fès medina visit with local guide
• Volubilis visit
• Hassan II Mosque visit (Casablanca)
• Marrakech medina visit with local guide
• Transport to/from included activities and between all destinations
Exclusions • International flights and taxes
• Allow USD360-470 for meals and drinks not included
• Drinks and items of personal nature
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