Highlights of Morocco Tour
This is one of our fantastic 14 day tours around Morocco.
This Highlights of Morocco Tour encompasses many of the most interesting, ancient, historic, colourful and magical locations around the kingdom. It has optional extras and a fully customizable itinerary.
Day 1; Arrival in Casablanca, transfer to your hotel with breakfast.
Day 2; Morning visit of Hassan II Mosque, transfer to Rabat; the capital city. Lunch on the way. Afternoon visit of the Kasbah of Oudayyas, the Mohamed V Mausoleum, the entrance of the Kings Palace and the 12th century Hassan Tower. Hotel with bed and breakfast. 2 hours driving.
Day 3; From Rabat we follow the Atlantic Coastline, passing through Sale; the oldest medina, the Maamora forest and Larache to visit the pretty coastal medina of Assilah. There is an annual festival which attracts international artists to paint huge murals on the walls. We take a lunch break and continue to visit the Grotto of Hercules and the Cap Spartel and arrive in Tanger where we spend the night with bed and breakfast.
Day 4; From Tanger, we follow the Mediterranean seaboard to reach Tetouan with its green and white architecture. After a lunch break, we drive up into the Rif Mountains to reach the fabled Blue city of Chefchaouen. Hotel with bed and breakfast.
Day 5; Chefchaouen. Option to do a guided tour or have the day free. Option to do an afternoon tour out to the Akchour waterfalls. Hotel with bed and breakfast.
Day 6; Chefchaouen to Fes via the 12th century Roman site of Volubilis and the Imperial city of Meknes. Lunch on the way. Riad with dinner, bed and breakfast. 4/5 hours driving.
Day 7; Full day Fes and Medina Tour. Lunch on the way. Riad with dinner, bed and breakfast.
Day 8; Fes to the Sahara Desert. Lunch on the way. Kasbah Hotel with dinner, bed and breakfast. 8 hours driving.
Day 9; Desert adventure day exploring the region. Sunset camel ride to your nomadic desert camp with dinner, bed and breakfast.
Day 10; Sahara Desert to Dades Gorge. Visit the fossil museum in Erfoud. Visit Todra Gorge. Guesthouse half board. 6 hours driving.
Day 11; Dades Gorge to Marrakech. Roses Valley. Lunch on the way. Visit Ksar Ait Benhaddou. Cross the High Atlas Mountains. Riad in the old medina of Marrakech with dinner, bed and breakfast.
Day 12; Half or full day Marrakech Medina and Souks Tour. Riad in the old medina of Marrakech with dinner, bed and breakfast.
Day 13; Options for a Day Trip to the coastal medina of Essaouira or Ouzoud Waterfalls, perhaps a cooking class or a trip to a mountain village with lunch in a local house, a day hike or quad biking. You can extend your trip here to include a few days hiking, perhaps climb Jbel Toubkal, overnight in a Local Amazigh village or even overnight in Essaouira.
Day 14; Marrakech to *Casablanca Airport.
* If your arrival and departure airport is Marrakech, we can adjust the itinerary accordingly.
Price depends on accommodation type and group numbers.
City Guides for Fes and Marrakech
Guided tour of the Hassan II Mosque
Guided tour and entry for Volubilis
Accommodation and breakfast for all nights
Camel ride and camp in the Desert
Lunch and dinner where indicated
Bottled water in the vehicle
Entry fees in Marrakech and Fes
Tips for staff and guides
Dinners and lunches where not indicated.
Just drop me an email or whatsapp message with your travel dates and group numbers and we can design a personalized itinerary just for you and your group.