Best of Morocco

Best of Morocco

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Best of Morocco

10 Days Starting and ending in Casablanca, Morocco

Visiting: Casablanca, Rabat, Meknes, Fes, Midelt, Erfoud, Tinghir, Dadès Gorges, Ouarzazate, Aït Benhaddou, Marrakesh, Essaouira

Tour operator:

Trafalgar

Tour code:

WMORZM18

Guide Type:

Fully Guided

Group size:

15 - 20

Physical rating:

Low

Age range:

5-99

Special diets catered:

Vegetarians

Tour operated in:

English

Activities:

Shopping, Walking

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Tour Overview

An in-depth Morocco trip featuring all the exciting sights, sounds and flavours befitting of its status as the gateway to Africa. Explore the ancient alleyways of Fes, spend the evening like a local in a riad and learn about the healing touch of Moroccan ingredients like argan oil. Rabat. Here we’ll embark on an orientation tour of the city which includes views of the grand 17th-century Palace and Mausoleum of Mohammed V. Travelling to the imperial city of Meknès, we'll see the grand gate of Bab el-Mansour, one of the most impressive monumental gateways in North Africa.

Highlights

  • the Ziz Valley near Tinghir, the Todra Gorge.

  • Meknès, Erfoud, Ouarzazate, Essaouira and Casablanca.

  • The Royal Palace in Rabat.

  • Tafilalt Oasis, Bahia Palace.

Itinerary

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Day 1 : Welcome To Casablanca

Location: Casablanca

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Novotel City Center

Meals Included: No Meals

The intoxicating sights and sounds of Morocco are revealed on this epic adventure through an ancient land. Delve into the intrigue and romance of Casablanca, immortalised by Hollywood, before meeting your travel companions and Travel Director for a Welcome Reception.

Day 2 : Journey To Rabat, Meknès And On To Fes

Location: Casablanca, Rabat, Meknes, Fes

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Marriott Jnan Palace

Meals Included: Breakfast

We continue along the coast to the capital, Rabat. Here we’ll embark on an orientation tour of the city which includes views of the grand 17th-century Palace and Mausoleum of Mohammed V. Travelling to the imperial city of Meknès, we'll see the grand gate of Bab el-Mansour, one of the most impressive monumental gateways in North Africa, adorned by green and white zeillij tiles. We arrive in Fes later today and spend the rest of the day at leisure, connecting with the symbolic heart of Morocco and the unique character of the country's oldest imperial city.

Day 3 : Discover Vibrant Fes Dive Into Culture Connect With Locals

Location: Fes

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Marriott Jnan Palace

Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Join a Local Specialist today to explore the Medina, one of the largest thriving medieval centres in the world. See the Royal Palace and Dive Into Culture during a visit to the round dye-pits and tanneries, revealing Morocco's ancient leathercraft. Later, you can admire traditional Moroccan handiwork during a visit to a carpet cooperative. Spend the rest of the day shopping or relaxing in a lantern-lit courtyard away from the Medina crowds. Join your companions this evening for a special opportunity to Connect With Locals over dinner for a Be My Guest experience, featuring Moroccan specialities served with wine in a traditional riad.

Day 4 : Onwards To Erfoud

Location: Fes, Midelt, Erfoud

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Kasbah Xaluca

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

We follow the old caravan trail south, stopping for a lunch in Midelt, a market town set within the high plains between the Middle and High Atlas mountain ranges. Continuing along the palm-fringed Ziz Valley and past the Tafilalt oasis, we arrive in the oasis town of Erfoud, regarded as the 'Gateway to the Sahara'. Its golden façades and towering dunes have made it a popular location for filmmakers for decades. This evening we dine at our hotel.

Day 5 : Off To Tinghir Oasis And The Stunning Dades Valley Stays With Stories

Location: Erfoud, Tinghir, Dadès Gorges

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Dades Xaluca

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Journeying west, we arrive in Tinghir, one of the most beautiful oases in southern Morocco and home to the ruins of the ancient Glaoui palace. We continue through part of the Todra Gorge and cut through the mountains for one of the most dramatic views in the country. Here we will overnight at one of Trafalgar's Stays With Stories, Xaluca Dades, surrounded by panoramic views of the Atlas Mountains.

Day 6 : Venture Through The High Atlas Mountains To Marrakesh

Location: Dadès Gorges, Ouarzazate, Aït Benhaddou, Marrakesh

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Le Méridien N'Fis

Meals Included: Breakfast

Blending effortlessly into the arid landscape, Ouarzazate has provided a backdrop for such famous movies as 'Lawrence of Arabia', 'Cleopatra' and 'Gladiator'. See the UNESCO-listed fortified village of Aït Ben Haddou in the High Atlas Mountains and continue through the Tizi-n-Tichka Pass to Marrakesh - the 'Red City'. Like many other former imperial cities in Morocco, Marrakesh comprises an old fortified city - the Medina - and an adjacent modern city. Marrakesh is home to Morocco's largest traditional souk (market) where you may wish to spend some time learning the art of haggling.

Day 7 : Explore Marrakesh

Location: Marrakesh

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Le Méridien N'Fis

Meals Included: Breakfast

Visit the ornate Bahia Palace during a city orientation with your Local Specialist and spend some time soaking up the energy of Djemaa el Fna Square in the Old Quarter with its palm readers, acrobats and snake-charmers. Spend the rest of the afternoon lingering in one of the city's beautiful gardens, discover the vibrant arts and culture scene or consider experiencing an authentic Moroccan show.

Day 8 : Continue To Coastal Essaouira Dive Into Culture

Location: Marrakesh, Essaouira

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Atlas Essaouira & Spa

Meals Included: Breakfast

We travel to the laid-back shores of Essaouira this morning. Stopping en route, we Dive Into Culture to visit a cooperative involved in creating cosmetics from traditional ingredients. Consider a delicious seafood lunch and enjoy some free time before joining a city tour of the UNESCO-listed Medina, the walled Jewish Quarter and Skala fortress. Spend the rest of the evening at leisure.

Day 9 : Return To Casablanca

Location: Essaouira, Casablanca

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Mogador Marina Casablanca

Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

This morning we journey north to Casablanca where we will enjoy views of the magnificent Hassan II Mosque, built for the late King's 60th birthday celebrations. Later, we join our Travel Director and companions for a Farewell Dinner to celebrate an unforgettable voyage of discovery.

Day 10 : Farewell Morocco

Location: Casablanca

Meals Included: Breakfast

Say goodbye to your newfound friends at the end of your Moroccan holiday. Find out more about your free airport transfer at trafalgar.com/freetransfers.

What's Included

  • Accommodation

    As detailed in the itinerary.

  • Fully Guided

    Yes.

  • Meals

    As detailed in the itinerary.

What's Not Included

Not Included.

Check out our Q&As

  • Are children permitted to take part in the tour?

    Yes, 5 years and above.

  • Is there any free time to explore places during the tour?

    As detailed in the itinerary.

  • What is the fitness level required to do this tour?

    Low.

  • Are airport transfers included in this tour?

    Trafalgar is pleased to offer complimentary airport transfers at any time either on the starting and ending day of the trip or on other days in conjunction with pre and post-trip accommodation booked through Trafalgar

  • Will there be an escort accompanying this tour?

    Yes.

  • What is the maximum group size?

    20 people.

  • Are the local guides on the tour English speaking?

    Yes.

  • Who will be my travelling companions on the tour?

    The beauty of taking a guided holiday with us is that you’ll have the opportunity to meet and travel with people from all over the globe.

  • What policies are in place for Covid-19?

    Vaccination against Covid-19 is not mandatory to travel with Trafalgar. However, we strongly recommend that guests are vaccinated before travelling. Please note that airlines and/or other authorities may have different requirements. It is the guest's responsibility to comply with these requirements at all times.

  • How long has the tour company been trading?

    Since 1947

  • What Ethical Travel credentials does the tour company have?

    Trafalgar is a founding partner of the TreadRight Foundation, a not-for-profit organisation established in 2008. So far, the charity has donated more than US$2 million to help underprivileged communities and support sustainable tourism around the world.

  • Will the accommodation included meet local health and safety regulations?

    Yes

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Very well planned trip with timely breaks during the coach ride..

08-Nov-2021

It was a well organized tour group and we hit lots of interesting and beautiful scenes. Like our previous trips with Trafalgar, tourists were treated with well manner and professional tour guide/director, making our trip very enjoyable and delightful!

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