Day 1 - Casablanca
Day 2 - Mekenes
Days 3-4 - Volubilis/Fez
Days 5-6 - Merzouga
Day 7 - Todra Gorge
Day 8 - Aït Benhaddou
Day 9 - Atlas Mountains
Days 10-11 - Essaouira
Days 12-13 - Marrakech
Day 14 - Back to UK
Minimum 2 passengers (or single supplement will apply) assuming flights from the UK. other European or worldwide departure airports available on request.
Accommodation: 4* Zithali Dholhiyadhoo Island resort oo
Fly from the UK into Casablanca airport. Upon arrival you will be met by our agents who will give you a tour overview, and transfer you to your accommodation.
Accommodation: 4* Pousada Abracadabra Breakfast
You will be given a tour of Mekenes starting in front of the impressive 18th century Bab Mansour, the ornamental gate to the imperial city of Meknes built by Sultan Moulay Ismail in honour of himself. The gate faces Place el-Hadim, where, after dark fills with many Moroccan families coming to be entertained by story-tellers, snake-charmers, horse rides & medicine men.
Accommodation: 5* Riad Fez - Relais and Chateau Bed & Breakfast
Guided visit to the Roman ruins of Volubilis, guided tour of Fez medina. Your tour will start by making your way through the rolling hills for a guided visit of the impressive Roman ruins of Volubilis, the best preserved Roman ruins in this part of northern Africa.
Camel ride, dinner and overnight at desert camp.Day 5 will be a full day of driving, though the journey will take you through the unique Morocco Landscapes. Pass through the cedar and pine forests, over the Middle Atlas Mountains and finally into the sand dunes of the Sahara Desert.
You will rise early for a morning departure by camel from the camp and return to your auberge where you will have breakfast. Then continue by bus to Tinehrir and into the Todra Valley and enjoy a walk in the lush palm groves. Learn more about local life in this region. You may be lucky to taste some of the fruit in season straight from the source. Heading to the stunning Todra Gorge, you will spend the night in this beautiful and peaceful area.
Guided visit to the kasbah of Aït Benhaddou, with optional tagine cooking class. Aït Benhaddou is a wonderful example of a collection of kasbahs, a type of fortress. Carefully restored over the years and now classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is now considered to be one of the best preserved kasbah villages in Morocco.
With your main luggage transported by mule, you will begin the walk from Imlil to the little village of Aremd, and the simple mountain gite.A delicious home made dinner will be cooked for you tonight.
An option for an orientation walk in Essaouira, or, 2 days of kiting and windsurfing in the super windy destination.
Accommodation: 4* Riad Talaa Bed & Breakfast
You will have the option for guided walks through this fascinating and vibrant city, where everywhere you turn will be something of interest, from snake charmers to story tellers.
On the last day of your tour you will be transferred to Marrakech airport, from where you will fly back to the UK.