Morocco Tours: Tour 9M – Magnificent Morocco Travel (Marrakech) (18 days/17 nights)

This itinerary is available as one of our private tours of Morocco or one of our Deluxe Cultural Experience small group tours of Morocco

Berber Treasures Morocco Tours Magnificent Morocco Travel itinerary immerses you in the magnificent contrasts and Morocco highlights on this 18 day itinerary.  Explore the villages and scenic gorges of the High Atlas Mountains, Alpine Middle Atlas Mountains and once infamously rebellious Rif Mountains.  Discover the best of Morocco ‘s cities and towns and villages visiting the marvellous imperil cities of Morocco with their old medinas, exotic markets and architectural beauty, the charming historic Atlantic and Mediterranean coast towns and villages and the fabulous Morocco Sahara Desert with its incredible mud kasbah villages, lush oases, beautiful gorges and soaring sand dunes.  This truly is Magnificent Morocco.  This Berber Treasures Morocco Tours itinerary operates as one of our deluxe Cultural Experience small group tours of Morocco or it is available as one of our personalised private tours of Morocco .

This Morocco itinerary operates Marrakesh – Marrakesh.  See Tour 9C for a Casablanca start/finish.

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PROGRAM INCLUSIONS

  • 16 nights’ accommodation at riads, kasbahs & hotels
  • 1 night camping in Berber nomad tents at Erg Chebbi Sahara Desert camp (option to stay at deluxe desert camp or Merzouga kasbah)
  • 17 breakfasts
  • 2 dinners (Merzouga & Erg Chebbi Sahara Desert Oasis Camp)
  • Full-day city tour of Marrakech with English speaking licensed local professional Marrakech guide
  • Full-day city tour of Fez with English speaking licensed local professional Fez guide
  • Sunset desert camel ride in Sahara Desert Erg Chebbi sand dunes
  • Guided walk with local Berber guide in High Atlas Mountains ~ easy walk (optional mule ride & vehicle based excursions available)
  • Guided donkey ride with local Berber guide in Skoura oasis
  • Entrance fees for included sightseeing
  • Airport transfers
  • Air-conditioned private professional tour vehicle with English speaking licensed professional tour driver guide
  • All Berber Treasures Morocco group tours are guaranteed departures

MOROCCO TOUR 9M ITINERARY

 Day 1: Marrakesh

Your Morocco travel adventure begins when you arrive at Marrakesh Airport and are met by your Berber Treasures Morocco Tours driver guide and welcomed to the fascinating old Moroccan imperial city of Marrakesh spectacularly situated near the base of the soaring High Atlas Mountains of Morocco.  Experience true Moroccan atmosphere staying at one of the beautiful Marrakesh riads.  Overnight in Marrakesh riad.  

© Berber Treasure Morocco Tours of MoroccoDay 2: Marrakesh

Full-day city tour of Marrakesh with your expert local Marrakesh travel guide.  Discover the heritage of Morocco ‘s Jewel of the South as our Marrakesh city tours  itinerary immerse you in the sights, sounds, smells and colours of Marrakesh’s UNESCO world heritage old walled medina , La Bahia Palace, Koutoubia Mosque, the Saadian tombs, Djemaa El-Fna Plaza with its magicians, story tellers and snake charmers and the famous Marrakesh souks and markets.  Overnight in Marrakesh riad.  (Breakfast)

© Berber Treasure Morocco ToursDay 3: Marrakesh – Essaouira

Travel to Morocco ‘s charming Atlantic coast town of Essaouira.  You can explore Essaouira’ s attractive UNESCO world heritage medina with its extensive old Mellah, colourful traditional port’s lively fish markets and brightly painted small boats and old cannon studded sea wall ramparts.   Overnight in Essaouira riad(Breakfast)

Day 4: Essaouira – High Atlas Mountains

Heading inland your Morocco travel adventure climbs into the majestic High Atlas Mountains of Morocco.  Enjoy stunning views, the small Berber villages perched on the steep mountainsides and scenic valleys and mountain peaks as you make your way into the High Atlas Mountains.  Overnight in High Atlas Mountains riad.  (Breakfast)

© Berber Treasure Morocco ToursDay 5: High Atlas Mountains

This morning your Berber Treasures Morocco Tours itinerary showcases the Morocco High Atlas Mountains.  Led by a local Berber guide you will discover some of the local village areas of this scenic High Atlas Mountains area on foot (optional mule ride).*  Afternoon free time for your own investigations or to relax and soak up the scenary and local culture.   Overnight in High Atlas Mountains riad.  (Breakfast)   *NB:  High Atlas Mountain mule ride option available.

۞  Guided Walk: This is an easy walk for a person of average fitness/mobility.  The pace is easy with plenty of stops to take photos and opportunities to meet with local village people and learn about their mountain lifestyle.  Please contact us if you have any questions concerning the suitability of the walk for you.

۞  Vehicle ExcursionsOptional half and full day vehicle based excursions available – supplement applies

© Berber Treasure Morocco Tours of MoroccoDay 6: High Atlas Mountains – Tizi n’Tichka – Ait BenhaddouOuarzazate

Today your Morocco travel adventure sets out for the Morocco Sahara Desert crossing the High Atlas Mountains via Tizi n’Tichka pass, the highest pass in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco.  Winding down to the Morocco Sahara Desert the first desert destination on your Morocco travel adventure is the spectacular UNESCO world heritage mud kasbah village of Ait Ben haddou.  Continue to the nearby desert oasis town of Ouarzazate set against the contrasting High Atlas Mountains backdrop.  Overnight in Ouarzazate kasbah.  (Breakfast)    

Day 7: OuarzazateDades Gorge – Skoura Oasis – Ouarzazate

Your Berber Treasures Morocco Tours excursion takes you along the Road of a Thousand Kasbahs through the Roses Valley to where the High Atlas Mountains and Sahara Desert of Morocco merge.  Visit the striking Dades Gorge with its unique rock formations and picturesque village settings.  Take a guided donkey ride (or walk) to explore the beautiful Skoura oasis area where you can find historic mud kasbahs set among the date palm, olive and henna groves.  Overnight in Ouarzazate kasbah.  (Breakfast)

© Berber Treasure Morocco Tours of MoroccoDay 8: OuarzazateD’raa Valley & Oasis – Tamgroute – Zagoura

The route followed by Magnificent Morocco tours the extensive lush palm groves of the D’raa oasis in the D’raa Valley.  Berber Treasures Morocco Tours showcasing of the Morocco’s Sahara Desert culture visits Tamgroute, with its distinctive ceramics and library of illuminated medieval manuscripts.  Tonight stay in the heart of the D’raa Valley oasis at Zagora, famously, 52 days by camel caravan to Timbuktu. Overnight in Zagora/Amazraou area riad.  (Breakfast)

Day 9: Zagoura – N’Kob – Merzouga (Erg Chebbi)© Berber Treasure Morocco Tours of Morocco

Continuing your discovery of the Morocco Sahara Desert your Morocco travel adventure follows the rugged Jbel Saghro Mountains eastward passing through oasis villages en route to Merzouga, a small Berber village situated at the base of the spectacular Erg Chebbi Sahara Desert sand dunes.  Overnight in Merzouga area traditional kasbah. (Breakfast & Dinner)

© Berber Treasure Morocco Tours of MoroccoDay 10: Desert Camel Ride & Erg Chebbi Desert Camp 

Visit the Merzouga oasis and village area, the home territory of the Berber nomad “blue men”.   In the late afternoon your Morocco travel adventure immerses you in days gone by with a Morocco Sahara Desert camel ride into the heart of the Erg Chebbi sand dunes to a Berber nomad tented camp.  Your sunset desert camel ride is led by your local Berber guide at walking pace.  Overnight camping in Berber nomads’ tents in desert camp.  (Breakfast & Dinner)

۞  Deluxe Desert Camp Or Merzouga KasbahOption to overnight in deluxe Erg Chebbi desert camp with private en-suited tent or stay in a Merzouga Kasbah – Supplement applies

Day 11: MerzougaMideltMiddle Atlas Mountains

Today your Morocco holiday takes you north.  Following the path of the Ziz River through the town of Erfoud to the beautiful Ziz Gorge with its vast date palm groves you farewell the Morocco Sahara Desert as Berber Treasures Morocco Tours takes across the eastern High Atlas Mountains on your way to Midelt.  Overnight in Midelt area.  (Breakfast)

Day 12: MideltMiddle Atlas Mountains – MeknesVolubilisFez© Berber Treasure Morocco Tours of Morocco

This morning your Morocco holiday itinerary takes you across the Middle Atlas Mountains where, if fortunate in on your side, you may spot the indigenous Barbary Macaque.  Continuing on your Morocco travel adventure visiting the UNESCO world heritage  17th century imperial city of Meknes.  Discover the sights, including Bab el Mansour, Heri es-Souani and Agdal Basin.  Visit the ancient Roman town of Volubilis, Morocco’s most important Roman site and a UNESCO world heritage site with its mosaics and ancient buildings.  Berber Treasures Morocco Tours then takes you to one of the oldest medieval cities in the world, incredible Fez.  Overnight in Fez. riad  (Breakfast)

© Berber Treasure Morocco Tours of MoroccoDay 13: Fez

Full-day heritage tour of Fez, with your expert local Fez travel guide.  Our Fez tours ’  highlights include the historical monuments, bazaars and souks of the UNESCO world heritage old walled medina’s 14th century Madrasa Bou Inania, the Kairaouine Mosque, Royal Palace Dar el Makhzen , Bab Dekakene, the Mellah – the old Moroccan Jewish heritage quarter, and Borj Sud.  Overnight in Fez riad.  (Breakfast)

Day 14: FezChefchaouen  (Rif Mountains)© Berber Treasure Morocco Tours of Morocco

Climbing into the Rif Mountains Berber Treasures Morocco Tours takes you to the beautiful Rif Mountain town of Chefchaouen the blue town.  Enjoy the gorgeous mountain setting as you explore the lovely old medina with blue washed houses and central plaza and kasbah garden.  Overnight in Chefchaouen riad.  (Breakfast)

Day 15: Chefchaouen – TangierTetouanAsilah

Today your Morocco travel itinerary’s first destination is lovely whitewashed Tetouan with its UNESCO world heritage medina and then onto the historic port town of Tangier on the Mediterranean coast.  Tour of Tangier ’s principal sights then travel way west along the Mediterranean coast toward the Atlantic coast and onto the charming Atlantic beachside town of Asilah home of the annual Asilah Arts Festival.  Overnight in Asilah riad.  (Breakfast) 

© Berber Treasure Morocco Tours of MoroccoDay 16: AsilahRabat

Turning south Magnificent Morocco tours the Atlantic coastline heading to the imperial city of Rabat, the capital of the Kingdom and another UNESCO world heritage site.  Our Rabat tours showcasing of the Rabat’s ancient heritage includes Oudaya Kasbah, the Hassan Tower, the Mohammed V Mausoleum, the Royal Palace (exterior) and the medieval Chellah and Roman Sala Collonia.  Overnight in Rabat.  (Breakfast)

Day 17: RabatCasablancaMarrakesh

Your Magnificent Morocco travel head next to Casablanca where your city tour of Casablanca highlights this famous city’s principal sights.  Turning inland the final leg of your Morocco travel adventure returns you to Marrakesh.  Overnight in Marrakech riad.  (Breakfast)

Day 18: Marrakesh

Transfer to Marrakesh airport where your Magnificent Morocco travel adventure comes to an end. (Breakfast)

2020 & 2021 DEPARTURES & PRICING

Berber Treasures Morocco Private Tours of Morocco:

  • Departures every day on our private tours of Morocco
  • Luxury to budget accommodation options available
  • Lots of fabulous kasbahs and riads in Morocco with great hotel options too
  • Choose to stay at luxury Erg Chebbi desert camp with private en-suited tent
  • Your personal chauffeured vehicle with English speaking licensed professional tour driver guide
  • Private airport transfer included on Day 1 and last Day
  • Variations to the itinerary permitted – or choose a personalised tailor made Morocco tours itinerary
  • No minimum numbers
  • Lots of optional activities and inclusions available

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The price of your private tour of Morocco depends on the standard and type of accommodation you seek, the itinerary you choose, the number of people travelling and the time of year you are planning to travel to Morocco.

Berber Treasures Morocco Group Tours:

  • Deluxe Cultural Experience group tour of Morocco
  • Average 4 **** star accommodation
  • Fabulous kasbahs and riads in Morocco with great hotel options too
  • Deluxe desert camp with private ensuite upgrade option
  • Small groups only
  • Our deluxe Morocco group tours are guaranteed to operate
  • Regular departures
  • Private transport with English speaking licensed professional tour driver guide
  • Group airport transfer included on Day 1 and last Day at scheduled time
  • Lots of optional activities, inclusions and private airport transfers available

 Berber Treasures Morocco Group Tours
CE9M Departures & Pricing
(Tue – Fri )

2020
MOROCCO GROUP TOUR

CE9M: MAGNIFICENT MOROCCO (Marrakech)
(18 days/17 nights)
Marrakech – Marrakech
[Casablanca start/finish option]
DeparturesCost per person (double/twin share)* AUD$
  07 Jan – 24 Jan$5079
  14 Jan – 31 Jan$5079
  21 Jan – 07 Feb$5079
  28 Jan – 14 Feb$5079
  04 Feb – 21 Feb$5079
  11 Feb – 28 Feb$5079
  18 Feb – 06 Mar$5079
  25 Feb – 13 Mar$5079
  03 Mar – 20 Mar $5079
  10 Mar – 27 Mar $5079
  17 Mar – 03 Apr $5079
  24 Mar – 10 Apr $5079
  31 Mar – 17 Apr $5079
  07 Apr – 24 Apr $5079
  14 Apr – 01 May $5079
  21 Apr – 08 May $5079
  28 Apr – 15 May $5079
  05 May – 22 May $5079
  12 May – 29 May $5079
  19 May – 05 Jun $5079
  26 May – 13 Jun $5079
  02 Jun – 19 Jun $5079
  09 Jun – 26 Jun$5079
  16 Jun – 03 Jul$5079
  23 Jun – 10 Jul$5079
  30 Jun – 17 Jul$5079
  07 Jul – 24 Jul$5079
  13 Jul – 30 Jul †$5079
  20 Jul – 06 Aug †Ψ$5079
  27 Jul – 13 Aug †Ψ$5079
  04 Aug – 21 Aug $5079
  11 Aug – 28 Sep $5079
  18 Aug – 04 Sep $5079
  25 Aug – 11 Sep $5079
  01 Sep – 18 Sep $5079
  08 Sep – 25 Sep $5079
  15 Sep – 02 Oct $5079
  22 Sep – 09 Oct $5079
  29 Sep – 16 Oct $5079
  06 Oct – 23 Oct $5079
  13 Oct – 30 Oct $5079
  20 Oct – 06 Nov $5079
  27 Oct – 13 Nov $5079
  03 Nov – 20 Nov $5079
  09 Nov – 27 Nov $5079
  17 Nov – 04 Dec $5079
  24 Nov – 11 Dec $5079
  01 Dec – 18 Dec $5079
  08 Dec – 25 Dec$5286
  15 Dec – 01 Jan ’21$5435
  22 Dec – 08 Jan ’21$5594
  29 Dec – 15 Jan ’21$5435
2021
MOROCCO GROUP TOUR

CE9M: MAGNIFICENT MOROCCO
DeparturesCost per person (double/twin share)* AUD$
  05 Jan – 22 Jan$5198
  12 Jan – 29 Jan$5198
  19 Jan – 05 Feb$5198
  26 Jan – 12 Feb$5198
  02 Feb – 19 Feb$5198
  09 Feb – 28 Feb$5198
  16 Feb – 03 Mar$5198
  23 Feb – 12 Mar$5198
  02 Mar – 19 Mar $5198
  09 Mar – 26 Mar $5198
  16 Mar – 02 Apr $5198
  23 Mar – 09 Apr $5198
  30 Mar – 16 Apr $5198
  06 Apr – 23 Apr $5198
  13 Apr – 30 Apr $5198
  20 Apr – 07 May $5198
  27 Apr – 14 May $5198
  04 May – 21 May $5198
  11 May – 28 May $5198
  18 May – 04 Jun $5198
  25 May – 11 Jun $5198
  01 Jun – 18 Jun $5198
  08 Jun – 25 Jun$5198
  15 Jun – 02 Jul$5198
  22 Jun – 09 Jul$5198
  29 Jun – 16 Jul$5198
  More 2021 dates available

* A single supplement for single client bookings (single room only) applies. Please ask for details.
† Operates Mon – Thu
†† Operates Wed – Sat in reverse direction
Ψ Operates during Feast of the Sheep (estimated feast dates)

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