Treasures of Morocco (15D)
Start/End : Casablanca to Casablanca
Duration : 15 Days / 14 Nights
Highlights : Casablanca, Rabat, Meknes, Volubilis, Fes, Erfoud, Erg Chebbi Dunes, Todra Gorge, Dades Valley, Ourzazate, Ait Ben Haddou, Tarudant, Essouira, Marrakech, Casablanca
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Day 1: Arrival – Casablanca to Rabat / Overnight in Rabat at boutique Riad-Hotel
-Arrival to Mohammad V Airport and greetings by your guide/driver.
-Visit Hasan II Mosque, drive along Ain Diab corniche.
-Head to Rabat (1.5 hour driving)
Day 2: Rabat to Tangier / Overnight in Tangier at boutique Riad-Hotel (Breakfast)
-Visit the Mausoleum of Mohamed V, Hasan Tower, Challah, Royal Palace.
-Drive to Tangier (3 hours driving)
-Visit Roman Graves-Panoramic Point and Grand Succo.
Day 3: Tangier to Chefchaouen / Overnight in Chefchaouen at boutique Riad-Hotel (Breakfast)
-After breakfast. Head to Tetouan (1 hour driving)
-Visit Old Medine of Tetouan and orientation walk.
-Drive to Chefchaouen (1,5 hour driving)
-Visit Kasbah Museum-Panoramic Point & Plaza Uta El-Hammam & Grand Mosque.
Day 4: Chefchaouen to Fes / Overnight in Fes at boutique Riad-Hotel (Breakfast)
-After breakfast. Drive to Volubilis (3 hours driving)
-Guided touring around famous Roman Ruins; Volubilis Archeological Site.
-Visit the holy city Moulay Idriss Zerhoun enroute.
-Drive to Meknes (30 minutes)
-Visit Bab-el Mansour Gate, Stables, Greniers, Jewish Quarter, Moulay Ismail Tomb.
-Drive to Fes (1 hour driving)
Day 5: Fes Guided City Tour / Overnight in Fes at boutique Riad-Hotel (Breakfast)
-Full Day Guided City Tour with Certificated Local Guide
-Visit Old Medina: Including > Royal Palace, Jewish Quarter, Bab Bou Jeloud, The Tannery.
-Al-Qarawiyyin Mosque-University, Bou Inania Madrasa, Nejjarine Fountain.
-Experience the local arts of “zellige” (Moroccan mosaic), the blue pottery of Fes,
-Crafters, Souks, Spice Markets and famous Berberi rugs at Weavers Cooperative.
Day 6: Fes to Merzouga / Overnight in Merzouga at Desert Camp (Breakfast-Dinner)
-Drive to Middle Atlas mountains to Merzouga (8 hours driving)
-Stop to see Babary apes and cedar trees enroute.
-Pass by Ifrane, a charming ski center of Morocco.
-Having lunch in Midelt enroute.
-Driving via the Ziz Valley crossing the giant palm trees
-Camel ride during sunset at Erg Chebbi Dunes.
Day 7: Desert Exploration – Erg Chebbi Dunes / Overnight in Merzouga at Desert Camp (Breakfast-Dinner)
-Take a 4WD off-road tour around the dunes.
-Visit Khamlia Village, where you can listen Gnaoua music and the oasis of Merzouga.
-Meet desert nomads in their tents and discover their way of life.
-Explore the largest souk in Rissani and enjoy local market.
-Relax at the pool during leisure afternoon or experience a quad bike or dune buggy.
-Camel ride during sunset period over the Erg Chebbi dunes.
-The camp will be lited by lanterns during traditional Moroccan supper with berberi music
Day 8: Merzouga to Dades Valley / Overnight in Dades at boutique Kasbah-Hotel (Breakfast-Dinner)
-Enjoy a camel ride while sunrises ascending over the Erg Chebbi Dunes.
-Head to Tinjidad to see the old system of irrigation “khatarat”
-Stop in Todra Gorge where the 300m high canyons.
-Continue to Dades Gorge on the Road of A Thousand Kasbahs.
-Merzouga to Dades Gorge (3,5 hours driving)
Day 9: Dades Gorge to Ait Benhaddou / Overnight in Ait Benhaddou at boutique Riad-Hotel (Breakfast)
-Off Road driving in Dades Valley then head to Valley of Roses.
-Enjoy a bike ride amongst the palms beside Kasbah Amridil in Skoura.
-Ouarzazate - The Door Of The Desert - Hollywood of Africa.
-Optional visit to Atlas Film Studios and Kasbah of Taorirt enroute.
-Visit village of Ait Benhaddou, orientation walking.
-Dades Gorge to Ait Benhaddou (2 hours driving)
Day 10: Ait Benhaddou to Taroudant / Overnight in Taroudant at boutique Riad-Hotel (Breakfast)
-After breakfast head towards Taroudant. (4 hours driving)
-Enroute stop in Tazenakht - Land of carpets and Taliouine - Land of Saffron.
-Visit Old Medine of Taroudant (Mini Marrakech)
Day 11: Taroudant to Essaouira / Overnight in Essaouira at boutique Riad-Hotel (Breakfast)
-Head to Atlantic coastline to Essaouira. (3.5 hours driving)
-Visit Old Medina of Essaouira, a listed in Unesco World Heritage.
-Orientation walk along the coastline and see the kite surfers.
-Experience the best sea food in downtown.
Day 12: Essaoira to Marrakech / Overnight in Marrakech at boutique Riad-Hotel (Brekafast)
-Lazy morning then head to Marrakech. (3 hours driving)
-See orange groves, olive tree farms and argan trees along the road.
-Visit Argan Oil Factory enroute to have first-hand information.
Day 13: Marrakech Guided City Tour / Overnight in Marrakech at boutique Riad-Hotel (Breakfast)
-Full Day Guided City Tour with Certificated Local Guide
-Visit Koutoubia Mosque, Bahia Palace, Ramparts, Gardens, Souks,
-Famous Jamaa el Fna with snake charmers, food stalls, magicians, storytellers.
Day 14: Free Day in Marrakech / Overnight in Marrakech at boutique Riad-Hotel (Breakfast)
-Enjoy your leisure day, you might experience traditional hammam or cooking class activity.
Day 15: Departure - Transfer to your departure airport
-Transfer you to departure airport after breakfast.
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Accommodation – we prefer to use traditional and boutique hotels for your ultimate comfort during your journey of a lifetime. We choose elegantly restored riads, authentic kasbah hotels, luxury desert camps, eco-friendly hotels based on the following criteria: Authenticity, cleanliness, professional-hospitable staff, quality/price ratio and value for money.
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- Visiting the largest mosque of Africa, Hassan II Mosque on Atlantic Ocean.
- Visiting UNESCO World Heritage Site, Modern Capital and Historic City of Rabat City.
- Visiting UNESCO World Heritage Site, Old Medine, Places, Tanneries of Fes City.
- Visiting UNESCO World Heritage Site, Archaeological Site of Volubilis Ruins.
- Overnight stay at Luxury Desert Camp in Erg Chebbi Dunes & Camel Trek.
- Visiting the biggest gorges of Morocco, Todra & Dades. 1001 Kasbahs enroute.
- Visiting World-Famous Movie area, Ouarzazate & Ait Ben Haddou
- Visiting Amazing City of Tarudant which it knows as 'Little Marrakech'
- Visiting popular holiday resort town of Agadir at south of Morocco.
- Visiting UNESCO World Heritage Site, the city of Wind 'Essaouira' and Old Medina.
- Visiting UNESCO World Heritage Site, Djemaa el-Fna & souks at Old Medine of Marrakech.
- Visiting magnificent Koutoubia Mosque and the Majorelle Garden of Yves Saint Laurent
Transportation and Transfers in Private 4WD Car or Minivan
Hand-Picked Private English-Speaking Driver
Listed Accommodations and Meals
Luxury Berber Tents in the Desert
Fuel and Tolls
Professional Guides in Major Cities
Entrances Fees to All Sightseeings
Lunches and Drinks
Dear Guests, your tour price will vary dependent on;
The number of travellers in the group
The number of days in package
The standard of accommodation required. Budget, mid-range & luxury options are available including a luxury desert tent with private en-suite.
The activities required
Starting and ending points
Children’s ages if applicable
High / Low season
Airport Transfers required
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Important Note: Up to 5 people group can use 4WD (Toyota Land Cruiser Prado or similar) comfortably. Over 5 people group can use Mercedes Sprinter or similar vehicles) If required, we will hire 4WD car at desert for your Sahara experience.
Important Note: Accommodation – we prefer to use traditional and boutique hotels for your ultimate comfort during your journey of lifetime. We choose elegantly restored riads, authentic kasbah hotels, luxury desert camps, eco-friendly hotels based on the following criteria: Authenticity, cleanliness, friendly staff, quality/price ratio and value for money.