MARRAKECH, ATLAS MOUNTAIN AND ESSAOUIRA
Marrakech, Atlas Mountain and Essaouira Tour
Days 1 - 3Marrakech
Accommodation: 4*Bed & Breakfast
On your first day, a private driver will pick you up from Marrakech airport and take you to your hotel in the heart of the vibrant city of Marrakech, where you will have 2 nights to head into Marrakesh’s maze of covered market streets, an entire day can be dedicated to wandering around all the different souks, seeking out the best bargains. The city also offers several historical and architectural sites as well as some interesting museums.
Days 4 - 5Trekking in Atlas Mountains
Accommodation: 4*Full Board
After breakfast you will be picked up from your hotel and taken to the Atlas Mountains for your stay at the Kasbah Mountain Retreat. During this 2 hour trip, you’ll already see the magnificent mountain scenery and you could stop to admire the view, with stops on the way to take pictures.Living in this typical Berber village far from the stress of the urban life will make your trekking so much more authentic.There is a wide range of trekking possibilities, from a short ramble through the villages that surround the Kasbah, to more demanding multi-day treks. Mule support can be arranged for bags and people, which opens up more opportunities. The mule trails around the valleys are well contoured and kept in excellent condition.
Days 6 - 14Atlas Mountains, Essaouira
Accommodation: 5*Bed & Breakfast
Today you will then be driven to your next accommodation in Essaouira.Wake up and enjoy a delicious breakfast at the Atlas Resort & Spa. Afterwards you could opt to take a taxi into the traditional Moroccan medina and port.You may wish to head down to the centre and get on the water - Kitesurfing or Windsurfing. Essaouira offers a great variety of conditions, and overall is a really good introduction to waves. Our centre in Essaouira also offers surfing and SUP'ing. After a long day on the water you could head back into the medina for some mouth-watering just off the boat seafood.There is so much to do in Essaouira, if you fancy something different you could go mountain biking, horse riding or quad biking. The routes are stunning, and it is definitely something you should do whilst in Morocco.
Day 14Return to the UK
On your last day in Essaouira you will be picked up and taken to the airport for your onwards flight to the UK.
4* RIAD TALAA, MARRAKECHThis luxury standard Riad is located in the historic centre of the medina, next to the Kouba. The property has undergone a complete renovation recently elevating it’s standard all around. This magnificent spacious Riad has a traditional feel in a simple, sober, contemporary setting. The property is decorated in subtle, refined colours...
4* KASBAH DU TOUBKAL, ATLAS MOUNTAINSOverlooking one of the most stunning landscapes you can imagine, the Kasbah du Toubkal is an absolute must, a once-in-a-lifetime experience for anyone traveling to Morocco. The Kasbah du Toubkal is not a conventional hotel, indeed the Kasbah prefers call itself a “Berber hospitality center”. It is located at the foot of Jbel Toubkal...
5* ATLAS ESSAOUIRA & SPA, ESSAOUIRAThe Atlas Essaouira and Spa Hotel Essaouira is a superb hotel overlooking the beach very close to the Windsurf & Kitesurf centre and around a 20 minute stroll into the old town. Planet offer fantastic prices for such a high standard of accommodation to this is a great value option for a good quality holiday to Morocco; it is especially g...
Itinerary OverviewDays 1 - 3 Marrakech Days 4 - 5 Trekking in Atlas Mountains Days 6 - 14 Atlas Mountains, Essaouira Day 14 Return to the UK
Minimum 2 passengers (or single supplement will apply) assuming flights from the UK. other European or worldwide departure airports available on request.Guide price per person: £850 / excl. sports