Combining some of the most enduring vistas of Portugal and Morocco, this itinerary allows you to explore the vibrant and historical streets of Lisbon and the bustling markets of Marrakesh. Hike the High Atlas Mountains, explore labyrinthine Moroccan souqs and marvel at the romantic palaces of Sintra on this captivating itinerary.
Experience the best of Lisbon on a guided tour through the city's historic districts
Witness the whimsical architecture of Sintra's palaces
Hike Morocco’s High Atlas Mountains and visit a local family for a cup of mint tea
Immerse yourself in the spice-scented souqs of Marrakesh
Tour the Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca
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Day 1 Lisbon
Day 2 Lisbon
Day 3 Lisbon
Venture outside of Lisbon to explore nearby Sintra, believed by Portugal's ancient Celts to be a place of mystical power. The occult-inspired Quinta da Regaleira reflects that belief in its mythological symbolism and hidden grottoes. You can also enjoy towering views from the Palácio da Pena and Palácio Nacional, then eat lunch in town before heading back to Lisbon.
Day 4 The Atlas Mountains
Day 5 The Atlas Mountains
There will be time to explore more sweeping scenery today on a guided hike through the Ourika Valley with a guide. The hiking routes vary from easy to difficult, so your guide can tailor the hike to suit you. En route, stop in a traditional village to spend some time with a local family in their home, sharing stories over a cup of mint tea.
Day 6 Marrakesh
Day 7 Marrakesh
Enjoy a full-day tour of Marrakesh, visiting the main historical sites such as the Koutoubia Mosque, the Saadien Tombs, Bahia Palace and the Jewish Quarter. The afternoon will be focused on the cultural side of the city, winding your way through the different artisan areas within the souqs. End the day with dinner in the Djemaa el Fna, which comes alive with food stalls, henna artists, scribes and musical performers each evening.
Day 8 Return home
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