Magical Morocco

Marvellous Morocco

February 23rd, 2013 - 8 Nights / 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.

What's Included

  • Arrival transfer, Guided city tour of Meknes including the ancient granaries and stables of Moulay Ismail and Bab Mansour, Guided visit to Volubilis, Guided tour of Fez medina including Medersa Bou Inanya and tanneries visit, Merzouga 4x4 dunes adventure, Taourirt Kasbah, Aït Benhaddou, Guided city tour of Marrakech including Bahia Palace and Saadian Tombs.
  • 8 breakfasts, 2 dinners (Allow USD190-250 for meals not included)
  • Comfort hotels (8 nts)
  • Private air-con minivan/coach, 4x4 vehicle, walking
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides
  • Small group experience; Max 15, Avg 10
Depart February 22nd on your International flight to Casablanca
Day 1 February 23rd Casablanca

Arrive at anytime. An arrival transfer is included.

Day 2 February 24th Meknes/Volubilis/Fes (1B)

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.

Day 3 February 25th Fes (1B)

Embark on a walking tour of the UNESCO World Heritage Fes medina, exploring the winding lanes and alleys and visiting the many artisans and shops.

Day 4 February 26th Merzouga (1B,1D)

Travel through the Middle Atlas Mountains to the Sahara Desert, overnighting in a kasbah-style desert hotel at the edge of the dunes.

Day 5 February 27th Todra Gorge/Tineghir (1B,1D)

Take a thrilling 4x4 dunes tour exploring the Sahara. Continue on through a stone desert to the breathtaking Todra Gorge followed by a visit to the palm grove.

Day 6 February 28th Dades Gorge/Ouarzazate (1B)

Visit to Dades Valley with its unusual natural rock formations and stunning scenery, 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.

Day 7 March 1st Aït Benhaddou Kasbah/Marrakech (1B)

Visit to Aït Benhaddou Kasbah, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Then continue to Marrakech, where we take an historical tour of the city, including the Bahia Palace and Saadian Tombs.

Day 8 March 2nd Marrakech (1B)

Free day to explore the souks and sites of Marrakech. Relax and watch the acrobats, fortune tellers and snake charmers plying their trade.

Day 9 March 3rd Marrakech (1B)

Depart at any time

PRICE:

$1599 CAD Per Person LAND ONLY based on double occupancy

$  469 CAD For your own private room

A non-refundable deposit of $250 per person is due at time of booking.  Balance is due 60 days prior to departure date.  This balance is non-refundable however it is kept as a credit for future bookings with G Adventures, our ground handler in Morocco.  Trip Cancellation Insurance and out of country medical insurance is highly recommended.

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