Highlights of Morocco in 9 Days
Watch the sun rise above the highest sand dunes in Morocco and journey through fresh cedar forests in the Atlas Mountains. From the bustling souks of imperial cities and meandering lanes of old medinas, travel into the heart of Morocco without foregoing comfort. Get off the beaten path while exploring mudbrick kasbahs and conquering Saharan sand dunes by 4x4. With comfortable accommodation and transport by private air-conditioned van arranged by your CEO, you'll be free to experience Morocco's Roman heritage and Islamic grandeur in style.
B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.
Enjoy a guided tour of the imperial city of Meknes. Continue on to the ruins of Volubilis, the best-preserved Roman ruins in Morocco, before arriving in Fes.
Embark on a walking tour of the UNESCO World Heritage Fes medina, exploring the winding lanes and alleys while visiting the many artisans and shops.
Travel through the Middle Atlas Mountains to the Sahara Desert, overnighting in a kasbah-style desert hotel at the edge of the dunes.
Todra Gorge/Tineghir (1B,1D)
Take a thrilling 4x4 dunes tour exploring the Sahara desert. Continue on through a stone desert to the breathtaking Todra Gorge, followed by walk through a palm grove.
Dades Gorge/Ouarzazate (1B)
Visit to Dades Valley with its unusual natural rock formations and stunning scenery, then continue along the 'Route of 1,000 Kasbahs' with an included visit to Kasbah Taourit. In Ouarzazate, have the option to visit a Berber herbalist.
Aït Ben Haddou Kasbah/Marrakech (1B)
Visit to Aït Ben Haddou Kasbah, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, then continue to Marrakech.
Day 8 Marrakech (1B)
This morning, take an historical tour of the city, including the Bahia Palace and Saadian Tombs. Afternoon is free to explore the souks and sites of Marrakech. Option to indulge in the chaos of the famous Djemaa el Fna square to watch acrobats, fortune tellers and snake charmers plying their trade.
Day 9 Marrakech (1B)
Depart at any time.
Travel Style — Comfort
Great adventures with a few extra frills along the way.Looking for a little extra from your adventure but don’t want to skip out on all the genuine experiences? Comfort is your ticket. These trips offer upgraded accommodations and more inclusions while still delivering plenty of freedom to pursue spontaneous situations on your own.
Physical Grading — 2
There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
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