Highlights of Morocco

Resort: Highlights of Morocco
Operator: G Adventures
Destination: Morocco
Price From: £849.15

Over View

If you want to hit Moroccos highlights, this is your adventure. Wander through kasbahs, spice markets, and cities pulsing with energy on this comprehensive trip. Climb onto a camel and explore the edge of the Sahara before admiring the views from the heights of the Atlas Mountains. Experience the energy of imperial cities as you explore souks stuffed with exotic wares. Then take a moment to appreciate this amazing adventure as you spend a night in a mountain gte.

Itineraries

Day 1
Casablanca

Arrive at any time.

Day 2
CasablancaChefchaouen

Stop in Tangier for a guided tour of the medina before continuing on to Chefchaouen for the evening.

Day 3
Chefchaouen

Enjoy a free day in Chefchaouen to explore. The city, whitewashed in different shades of blue, is spectacular on its own but with the surrounding mountains, it’s a sight to behold. At sunset, opt to visit the Spanish Mosque for a stunning panoramic view of the city.

Day 4
ChefchaouenFs

Enjoy a G Adventures-supported traditional lunch before taking a guided tour of the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis. Continue on to Fs.

Day 5
Fs

Explore the labyrinth of streets within the famous Fs medina with a local guide. Take in a view of one of the ancient tanneries from above and marvel at the myriad of colour and processes.

Day 6
FsMerzouga

Enjoy a long, but beautiful, travel day across the unique landscapes of Morocco to get to the sand dunes of the Sahara Desert.

Day 7
Merzouga

Explore the sand dunes by foot or opt to take a 4×4 excursion around the dunes. In the late afternoon, enjoy a camel ride to watch the sunset before returning to your hotel for an evening of entertainment.

Day 8
MerzougaTodra Gorge

Rise early to watch the sunrise. After breakfast, continue through a stone desert to the stunning Todra Gorge. Wedged between massive cliff walls, the gorge is filled with a green oasis of palm trees. This serene spot is great for hiking, relaxing on the edge of the river or sampling some local Amazigh delicacies.

Day 9
Todra GorgeAt Ben Haddou

Visit the At Ben Haddou Kasbah, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Opt to participate in a tagine cooking class for an intro to Moroccan cuisine.

Day 10
Ait Benhaddou High Atlas Mountains

Enjoy a walk to the village of Aroumd (Aremd), at the base of the High Atlas Mountains. Let a mule carry the bags up to this mountain hideaway and hike alongside. Enjoy views of Mt Toubkal from the mountain gte before a home-cooked dinner.

Day 11
High Atlas Mountains Essaouira

Hike back to Imlil and transfer to the coastal town of Essaouira. The day is free for exploration.

Day 12
Essaouira

Enjoy a free day exploring this coastal port town any way you like.

Day 13
EssaouiraMarrakech

Drive to Marrakech for a medina tour with a certified city guide. Opt to visit Djemaa el Fna Square in the evening to see the gathering of musicians and street performers.

Day 14
Marrakech

Enjoy a final free day to explore.

Day 15
Marrakech

Depart at any time.

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