Join us for the 27th Annual World Sacred Music Festival will take place on June, 2023 in the Ancient City of Fez, Morocco.
The Fez Festival of World Sacred Music has one purpose, which is to leverage the arts and spirituality in the service of human and social development, and relations between peoples and cultures. This Morocco journey of Fez world sacred music Festival explores the vast repertoire of music and rhythms created across the world since the dawn of time.
On your arrival at Casablanca airport you’ll be met by your Driver/Guide who will transfer you directly to your hotel or Riad in Fez. You take time for acclimate and diner at your stay. Then, your Driver guide will take you to Bab Al Makina for the Festival’s Grand Opening.
You will begin your day with a colorful Mediterranean breakfast buffet, followed by a guided historic tour of Fez, featuring the Mellah, the King’s palace, and a walking tour of the world’s largest and most authentic Medina. A walled city with a maze of twisting alleys and blind turns, the Medina has mosques, shrines, fountains, workshops, and markets that go far beyond the scope of one’s imagination. After lunch in a typical Moroccan restaurant, you will spend the remainder of your afternoon exploring and shopping, followed by dinner at your hotel. Evening Festival performance.
After breakfast drive to Meknes, the 18th century capital city of Morocco; the spiritual and pilgramage town of Moulay Idriss, and the Roman ruins at the World Heritage Site of Volubilis. Evening Festival performance.
Breakfast, drive to the ancient Jewish city of Sefrou. In Sefrou lived Muslims and Jews in good harmony door to door and practised their religious rituals in unison to the extent that it was difficult to tell what is Islamic and what is Jewish. What is more, they venerated the same Saint buried in a grotto in a neighbouring mountain. The site was tactfully called “Kaf al- moumen” ( the grotto of the faithful) because it was a religious sanctuary for both Muslims and Jews and times of worships in this area were equally divided. Evening: Festival events
After breakfast drive to the hot springs of Moulay Yacoub. The springs of MoulayYacoub are known for their healing powers. Located in a small, Berber village at the foothills of the Rif Mountains Moulay Yacoub is a relaxing Spa excursion. Return to Fez for afternoon concerts.
Day at leisure, Evening Festival performance.
After an early Breakfast you will drive to Chefchaouen the white and blue mountain village in Rif, characterized by saviour, kind and respectful people. You will enjoy beautiful sightseeing, nice pieces of local manufactures and a peaceful site, quite rare to find nowadays. Evening Festival performance Festival’s closing ceremony.
Depart in the morning to Rabat the capital of the nation. This city in many ways is what you would expect: elegant in its spacious European grid, slightly self conscious in its very civilized modern aspect. rich with its ancient legacy of multiple civilizations that have swept through since the earliest historical archives leaving behind a collage of architectural styles, some of them are from the Phoenician and Roman era. Dinner and accommodation in your Hotel.
Early morning transfer to Mohamed V Airport, for your connect flight home with a memorable trip of a lifetime.
We use new model coaches that offer total comfort and safety. The hotels, meanwhile, are comfortable and well chosen. $ 5 per day per person is required as a tips for the guide ($ 3) and the driver ($ 2).