Day 1: Tanger
Arrival and welcome by your guide in the airport and transfer to your hotel in Tanger. Free time, dinner and overnight stay in Tanger.
Day 2: Tanger – Asilah
After breakfast a city tour including the new city, a quarter of its population consists of foreigners (Spanish, American and Italian). Then you will visit the Atlantic coast with Cape Spartel, which meets the Mediterranean and Atlantic and the caves of Hercules. After lunch departure to Asilah – a small coastal town known for its street art with a break in Larache. Dinner and overnight in a cosy riad in Asilah.
Day 3: Asila – Rabat
After breakfast and city tour of Asilah wxe will head to explore the capital of Morocco. On arrival to Rabat lunch in a restaurant followed by a city tour of Rabat including the Hassan Tower, the Mausoleum of Mohamed V and Chllah. Dinner and overnight stay in a hotel or riad depending on your choice.
Day 4: Rabat – Casablanca
After breakfast departure to Casablanca where we will visit the stunning Hassan II mosque which has the tallest minaret and the third largest mosque in the world – it can hold 25,000 worshippers at any one time. After lunch continuation of the city tour including the Ain Diab Beach and Anfa district. Dinner and overnight stay in a modern hotel in the city center of Casablanca.
Day 5: Casablanca – Essaouira
After breakfast departure to Essaouira along the Atlantic coast with stops in El Jadida, Oualidia and Safi. Lunch will be served in a restaurant overlooking the lagoon of Oualidia and you will have a chance to savour the best oysters and seafood. Continuation to Safi which is considered the home of ceramic crafts. Arrival to Essaouira late in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight stay in a cosy little riad in the medina.
Day 6: Essaouira
After breakfast the whole day will be dedicated to the discovery of Essaouria. You will take a guided tour of the port and medina and have the opportunity to discover the marvelous Argan oil when you visit a Women’s Co-operative manufacturing this famous product. Lunch on the terrace of your riad. Dinner and overnight stay in Essaouira.
Day 7: Essaouira – Marrakech
After breakfast free time and transfer to Marrakech. On arrival accommodation in a cosy riad in the old town. After lunch you will have a horse carriage ride to discover the red city and its ramparts. Dinner in a restaurant with folkloric animation, overnight in Marrakech.
Day 8: Marrakech
After breakfast the whole day is dedicated to the discovery of Marrakech and its monuments with a local guide including the Bahia palace, Saadian Tombs, the coranic school Medersa Ben Youssef and the Museum of Marrakech. In the afternoon shopping time in the souks of Marrakech full of crafts and artisana. In the evening dinner with live music and fantasia show and overnight stay in Marrakech..
Day 9: Marrakech – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Dades
After breakfast from Marrakech through the High Atlas mountains in the direction of Ouarzazate and the Tichka pass which winds through the mountains at 2260 meters altitude. Stop in Taddert for a welcoming glass of mint tea and then onto Telouet. Arrival at the Pacha Glaoui kasbah for a historic visit. Afterwards visit of an ancient salt mine used by the locals. Arrival at Ait Ben Haddou kasbah for lunch, then guided visit of the 350-year old Unesco World Heritage site. Continuation to Dades gorges through Skoura and Kellat M’gouna. Arrival late in the afternoon, dinner and overnight stay in an authentic hotel in Dades.
Day 10: Dades – Todra Gorges – Merzouga – Erg Chebbi dunes
After breakfast we will head to discover the gorges of Todra and have lunch before starting our trip to the south of Morocco. We will visit the fossil factory in Erfoud and an ancient village where you will witness a folkloric performance and from here you will have a camel ride to the dunes of Erg Chebbi where dinner and campfire will be awaiting you. Overnight in a luxury desert camp.
Day 11: Erg Chebbi dunes – Errachidia – Midelt – Ifrane – Fes
After breakfast camel ride back to Merzouga and departure to Fes through Ziz River and series of fortified villages in the Middle Atlas. Lunchbreak in Midelt. Continuation to Ifrane – the Moroccan “Swiss Resort” and arrival to Fes late in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight stay in a comfortable charming riad in Fes.
Day 12: Fes
After breakfast we head to discover the bustling, imperial and ancient city of Fes, the oldest and largest medieval city in the world. Its medina is a heady mix of aromas, sounds and sights. To navigate, follow one of the five, themed tourist circuits. There are plenty of mosques and palaces to visit, but be aware that only Muslims can enter mosques in Morocco. Lunch will be served in a traditional restaurant in the old town. After exploring dye-pits, tanneries and restaurants, we return to our hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 13: Fes –Chefchaouen
After breakfast departure from Fes to tour Chefchaouen. Drive through the breathtaking landscapes of the fertile coastal plains. We will pass the city of Taza. Continuation of the road until you arrive to the region of Rif Mountains which is the heart of this quiet blue and white washed city of Chefchaouen. Relax under a sea of Moroccan stars and enjoy a tajine and couscous meal and stay in a cosy riad.
Day 14: Chefchaouen – Tanger
After breakfast city tour of Chefchaouen and continuation to Tanger after lunch. Arrival back to Tanger in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight stay in Tanger .
Day 15: Tanger
After breakfast free time and according to your flight schedule transfer to the airport. Assistance with registration and departure. End of services.
- • A 4×4 vehicle or minibus with driver
- • Accommodation in quality hotels and guesthouses
- • Accommodation in a luxury desert camp in the desert
- • Camel rides in the desert
- • Full board starting from dinner on Day 01 until lunch on Day 15
- • Non-alcoholic drinks during meals
- • Guided tours of sites and local guides
- • Refreshments in the vehicle during the whole trip