From the splendidly chaotic medinas of Marrakech, to the ancient city of Seville, to the artistic streets of Barcelona, come and explore the great Moorish metropolises of Morocco and Spain. Step back in time as you wander down medieval alleyways and through crumbling Roman ruins. From spectacular sunsets to exotic spice-filled souqs - with a good dose of tapas and flamenco in between - discover age-old cultures and bright, new beginnings on this exotic adventure.
Day 1 Marrakech
Jump into the colour and chaos of the souqs, see the Koutoubia Mosque or simply kick back at the Djemma el-Fna and watch the jugglers, palm readers and juice squeezers vie for attention.
Day 2 Casablanca
Be sure to spend time exploring the Moorish architecture in this lively port city. A visit to the ornate Hassan II Mosque is highly recommended.
Days 3-4 Fes
Step back in time in the medieval streets of the Fes medina. Discover the pungent scents of the tanneries and drop by a ceramics factory to see potters at work.
Day 5 Moulay Idriss
Explore the ancient Roman city of Volubilis. Get an insight into Islamic pilgrimage while staying in Moulay Idriss, one of MoroccoÂ’s holiest towns.
Day 6 Tangier
Travel by train to Tangier. Experience old-world sights and sounds in the kasbah and medina, or rub shoulders with locals on the seaside promenade.
Days 7-8 Seville
Cross the Strait of Gibraltar and travel to Seville. Known for its fiestas, tapas and enormous Gothic cathedral, this city is scattered with remnants of the past. Maybe take the steps to the top of the cathedralÂ’s Moorish tower before an evening performance of impassioned flamenco.
Days 9-10 Granada
Discover slices of Islamic architecture around every corner in this beautiful Moorish city. Explore the old Arab quarter of Albayzin, climb the cityÂ’s steep streets to Mirador San Nicolas and make time to visit the Alhambra.
Days 11-13 Madrid
Reflect on modern Spain in the capitalÂ’s many museums or take a day trip to Toledo.
Days 14-15 Barcelona
Hit the streets to discover Gaudi's eccentricity.