This tour takes in the highlights of Morocco, from historical Meknes and Fes, to the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi and the ancient medina of Marrakech. Encased in old fortified walls, these marvellous medieval cities are a hub for trade, bustling with countless souks and artisan workshops. Visit age-old hilltop kasbahs in the dramatic Dades Valley and Todgha Gorge, as well as scenic Ouarzazate, location for many movies.
Departs ex Casablanca
Arrive Casablanca airport where you are met by your guide. Transfer to your hotel.
Head to the capital, Rabat, featuring a wealth of stunning colonial architecture. Highlights include the 12th century Hassan Tower, Mohammed V Mausoleum and Kasbah of the Oudayas. Continue to Fes for overnight. On day 3 drive to 17th century Meknes, one of Morocco’s imperial cities, and the Roman ruins at Volubulis. The following day explore Fes, including the medieval walled district of Fes el Bali, with its beautiful mosaics, souks and tanneries. B
Desert Camp Drive to Erfoud at the edge of the Sahara. In the afternoon, explore the vast desert landscapes of Erg Chebbi, take a camel ride and climb the dunes to watch the sunset. Overnight at a traditional desert camp. BD
Travel by road to the Musée des Oasis, gateway to the beautiful Todgha Gorge and Dades Valley. Overnight at Skoura Oasis. BD
Visit the magnificent kasbahs of Ouarzazate before continuing on to Marrakech. Explore the many sites of this city including Koutoubia Mosque and Djemaa el-Fnaa Square. Enjoy a ‘Fantasia Extravaganza’ show and dinner at Chez Ali (day 9). B/B/BD
Tour ends Casablanca
Transfer to Casablanca airport. Tour ends. B
B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner