Morocco Luxury Tour - 13 Days - 12 Nights
- Luxury tours from Casablanca
- 13 Days
- From 0.00 € per person
Day 1: Arrival to Casablanca – Transfer to the hotel
Arrival to Mohammed V airport of Casablanca where you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Our driver will provide a brief overview of your tour. Overnight with dinner at the hotel
Day 2: Casablanca – Marrakech
Breakfast at the hotel. You will explore the city of Casablanca including: the famous mosque of Hassan II, The square of Mohamed V and also the Habous district. You will stroll along the beautiful corniche with an optional stop for a drink or light lunch. Afterwards drive towards the imperial city of Marrakech for the overnight with dinner at the hotel.
Day 3: Full Day to Visit Marrakech
Today you will have a full-day guided tour of Marrakech. The sightseeing tour will cover several impressive sights: The Koutoubia mosque, Majorelle Gardens, Bahia Palace and Dar Si Said Palace Museum. Optional lunch will be in the medina followed by a walk through the colorful souks of Marrakech. Enjoy a sunset drink overlooking the exciting Jamaa El Fna Square from a terrace of a cafe, dinner and night at hotel.
Day 4: Marrakech at leisure
Today will be at leisure to choose what to do. The options can be a day trip to the Atlas Mountains or the coastal city of Essaouira. The other option could be relaxing and exploring the city of Marrakech more with some activities such as a cooking class or a relaxing Hammam and Spa. Overnight with dinner at the hotel or in a typical Moroccan Restaurant.
Day 5: Marrakech - Atlas Mountains - Ait benhdaou - Ouarzazate
Today we travel across the plains of the great High Atlas Mountains. Climbing over the pass of Tizi n Tichka, we stop for lunch and then continue onwards with great views over the Mountains and valleys to Ait Benhaddou. This incredible fortified Kasbah was built for defense purposes high on a hill and is a stunningly well preserved medieval city which has famously featured in many blockbuster movies, including Gladiator and Laurence of Arabia as its beauty is unequal to any other fortified kasbah in south Morocco. Carrying on we continue south to the Hollywood of North Africa – Ouarzazate which is famous for being the filming location for many other Hollywood blockbusters and famous TV shows including James Bond – The Living Daylights, The Mummy and more recently Game of Thrones. Overnight with dinner at the hotel.
Day 6: Ouarzazate - Dades valley - Todra gorges - Merzouga Desert
Today we begin our journey into the Sahara desert via the palm groves of Skoura, the rose fields and magnificent gorges. Travelling from Ouarzazate, there is a possibility of visiting the Kasbah of Amredil in Skoura before seeing the rose fields and reaching scenic Todra Gorges. Surrounded by towering vertical limestone cliffs reaching heights of 1000ft, it is known as Morocco’s Grand Canyon. The charm of Todra lies in its changing colours as the sun slowly moves from east to west. After time to wander through Todra we arrive to Merzouga, a fabulous destination for its immense red sand dunes and picturesque sunset and sunrise. You will enjoy ridding camels to the luxury desert camp where you have a welcome drink and tasty Moroccan dinner by the campfire with local entertainment.
Day 7: Sahara Desert Delights
Today you will live a great experience in the midst of the Sahara desert. The day usually starts at 10 am after your breakfast. You will have an adventurous drive with the 4WD through the stony and sandy desert with an interesting stop to explore the nomad life experience in Berber family tent. The tour will cover a stop at the black stone mine before pic-nique lunch in an Oasis. Back to the camp where you will have an option of choice for the possible activities including: Quad bike – ATV – Sand board – Sand dunes smooth walk and trek with an extra fee. Overnight with dinner and entertainment at the luxury camp.
Day 8: Merzouga Desert - Cedar Forest - Ifrane - Fes
Morning wake up to watch the spectacle of sunrise. After breakfast, you will drive towards the medieval city of Fes. It is a long drive today however there is a lot to see on the way. We will pass through the palm gorges of Ziz valley. Lunch will be enjoyed in Midelt. Just before Fes we stop at the cedar forest full of Barbary monkeys on our way through the middle Atlas Mountains. We reach Ifrane – a beautiful town often likened to a Swiss Alpine resort. Along the way we also start to see our first glimpse of Morocco’s nomadic Berbers. We arrive into Fes for the overnight at the hotel.
Day 9: Explore the city of Fes
After breakfast, you will enjoy a guided tour of the medieval city Fez. This city once was the capital and one of the country's four imperial cities. Fez comprises three distinct parts, Fez el Bali which is the oldest part surrounded by a big wall, where are more than 9000 narrow streets and allies. Fez-Jdid or the new Fes, home of the Mellah the Jewish quarter and the Ville Nouvelle the newest section of Fez created during the French occupation. Fez el Bali is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its medina is the largest in the world. Among its narrow streets and allies, the oldest university in the world is located; The University of Al-Karaouine, founded in AD 859. This University is still operating nowadays. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 10: Fes - Volubilis - Meknes - Chefchaouen
Today you will start your magical journey with a scenic drive towards the North of the country where the blue town of Chefchaouen and the Rif Mountains through Meknes, the fourth of Morocco’s imperial cities and the 17th century heritage where we will stop for lunch and hang around the historical huge walls of the medina. Afterwards, we take a glimpse to Bab el Mansour and enjoy a visit of Moulay Ismail’s shrine. We continue the journey through the fertile agricultural hills to the impressive Roman ruins of Volubilis, as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the best preserved Roman ruins in Northern Africa. Arrival to the authentic town of Chefchaouen for the overnight at the hotel.
Day 11: Explore Chefchaouen
After breakfast, you will explore the blue town of Chefchaouen which is a Morocco popular tourist attraction and welcoming town situated in the Rif Mountains just south of the Mediterranean coastline in northwest Morocco. This nice blue city is known for its traditional buildings. Enjoy a walk to explore the white and blue washed walls of the medina and the markets that offer some unique native handicrafts. Chefchaouen is a fantastic destination for photography with its wonderful views of the Rif Mountains. Overnight with dinner at the hotel.
Day 12: Chefchaouen - Rabat - Casablanca
Today you will depart from the blue town Chefchaouen towards the main capital Rabat. Upon arrival, you will see Hassan Tower. You will have the chance to visit the ornamented mausoleum of Mohamed V and Hassan II. The building is considered a masterpiece of modern Alaouite dynasty architecture, with its white silhouette, topped by a typical green tiled roof. You will also reach the old Oudayyas Kasbah at the side of Bou Regreg River. This fortification was built as a military defense in the 12th century by the Almohads dynasty. The guided tour will go behind to early ages by visiting the Roman Chellah ruins as a necropolis at the outskirts of Rabat. Afterwards, take the highway towards Casablanca. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13: Casablanca - Back to the Airport
Depending on your flight, you will have an optional visit to the gorgeous mosque of Hassan II. Then, transfer to the airport of Casablanca for your flight back home.