Splendors of Morocco Tour - Private Tour - 8 days
Tour / Guaranteed Everyday departures
Accommodation in 4 and 5 star hotels / Riads
• Casablanca (1) • Fez (2) •
Merzouga (1) • Ouarzazate (1) • Marrakech (2)
Private Tour, cultural tour,
roundtrip option , scenic land journey, guaranteed departures
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Day 1: Arrive
Arrive in Morocco‘s largest city, where you are met by our
representative and transferred to your hotel.
Day 2: Casablanca/Rabat/Fez (B, D)
Visit the Hassan II Mosque, its glass floor
suspended directly over the sea, is home to the tallest minaret
in the world. Continue to Rabat
and the Mohammed V Mausoleum,
and Oudaya Kasbah. Continue the imperial city of
Meknes to see the Bab Mansour gateway as well as the
granaries, royal stables and shrine of Moulay Ismail, among the
few shrines in Morocco non-Muslims can visit.
Continue to Volubilis, the site of well-preserved Roman ruins.
Travel to Fez for a special cocktail
Day 3: Fez
el-Bali (Old Fez), strolling through the lanes and souks of the
labyrinthine old quarter. Visit the Karaouine, the
Hispano-Moorish Attarine Medersa (Koranic college) and the
Nejjarine Square. You also view the
Royal Palace, madrasas and mellah(Jewish quarter) in Fez el-Jadid.
Day 4: Fez/
Erfoud / Merzouga (B, D)
Departure to Erfoud via the mountains and the cedar woods
of the middle Atlas passing by Ifrane, a charming ski resort and
Azrou, an important handicraft centre. Stop in Midelt for lunch
break. Continue to Erfoud via Errachidia and the Ziz valley
dotted with palm trees, which are the source for the yearly date
Feztival in Erfoud. Then transfer by 4X4’s to Merzouga.
Approximately 1 hour camel ride to watch sunset if time permits.
Dinner and accommodation at hotel. Guest who prefer can also
stay at in the tent at desert camp (Bivouac). Must be requested
/booked in advance.
Day 5: Merzouga/Erfoud/Ouarzazate (B, D)
Early morning, jeep excursion to see the sunrise over the
sands-dunes of Merzouga (1 hr camel ride in case you missed the
camel ride previous day due to late arrival) . Back to the hotel
for breakfast and continue to Rissani, the holy city where
Moulay Ali Cherif, ancestor of the Alaouite dynasty is buried.
Visit of the Kasbah of the 17th century and the Ksar Abbar
ruins, and drive to Tinghir via the Tinjdad road. Visit the
magnificent Todgha canyons which rocks reach and altitude of 250
meters. Lunch at a restaurant situated at the feet of the
canyons and departure to the Dades canyons for a visit and then
continuation to Ouarzazate via the road of the thousand Kasbahs
and the Dades valley famous for its roses and the yearly Moussem
(rose Feztival). Visit of the Kasbah of Taourirt. Dinner &
overnight in Ouarzazate
Day 6: Ouarzazate/Marrakech (B, D)
Visit of the Kasbahs of Taouirt Tiffeltout and Ait
Benhaddou, the most spectacular fortress in the south of Morocco, which has served as decor
for many films like "Laurence of Arabia". Lunch at the terrace
of the restaurant facing the Kasbah. Departures to Marrakech via
the Tichka pass offering an impressive landscape in the heart of
the Atlas mountain chain. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
Day 7: Marrakech (B, D)
Unearth the secrets of Marrakech, beginning in the
medina, the old walled section of town. Marvel at the soaring
Koutoubia minaret, and visit the Bahia
an exemplary specimen of privileged life in the 19th century.
Explore Djemaa el-Fna, Marrakech‘s main square that is filled
with vendors, musicians and snake charmers. Overnight: Marrakech
Day 8: Depart Marrakech (B)
transfer to Casablanca
Today, bid farewell to Marrakech and transfer to the
airport for your international flight. Guests who have flight
airport can be transferred to
with US$120 per person supplement.
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