Modern, ancient, bohemian, sophisticated – no matter how many superlatives you can think of, Northern Morocco surpasses them all, and we’ve put together a trip that shows you all the best sights while still leaving money for bargaining in the medina. Over eight days, you’ll tour charming Tangier, old-world Fez, and the famous blue and white buildings of Chefchaouen, then explore mysterious Marrakech and the bustle of Djeema El Fna. If exotic magic exists anywhere in the world, trust us – it’s right here in beautifully cultured Morocco.
B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
Day 1 Casablanca
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Tangier (1B)
Travel up the coast to Tangier. Get lost in the winding streets and alleyways of the medina, and take a beachfront stroll. Be sure to sample some Moroccan mint tea.
Day 3-4 Chefchaouen (1B)
Explore this beautiful mountain town with white-washed buildings and blue accents. Opt to hike the Rif Mountains, take a traditional hammam or visit a local weavers' cooperative.
Day 5-6 Fes (1B)
Free time to shop in the world's largest medina, visit a Berber pharmacy and take in the many colours of an ancient tannery.
Day 7 Marrakech (1B)
Travel across Morocco to the bustling city of Marrakech, and enjoy a final evening with the group.
Day 8 Marrakech (1B)
Depart at any time. Consider booking extra nights to fully explore this city
Adventures for 18 to thirty somethings
Designed for young, budget-minded travellers, Yolo trips maximize time and money by squeezing the most out of a destination. This ain't your typical big-bus tour, though. Small groups, insider access and personal freedom to follow the whim of the moment are the order of the day, every day.
Physical Grading — 2
There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
2015 5/16, 6/13, 9/5, 9/19, 10/3, 10/31, 12/19
2016 5/14, 6/11, 9/3, 9/17, 10/1, 10/29, 12/17