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 9 for a Casablanca start/finish.

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  • 16 nights’ accommodation at riads, kasbahs & hotels
  • 1 night camping in Berber nomad tents at Erg Chebbi Sahara Desert oasis camp (option to stay at deluxe desert camp)
  • 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
  • Overnight desert camel ride in Sahara Desert Erg Chebbi sand dunes
  • Guided High Atlas Mountain mule ride with Berber guide
  • Entrance fees for included sightseeing
  • Airport transfers
  • Air-conditioned private professional tour vehicle with English speaking licensed professional tour driver guide


 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 your High Atlas Mountain mule ride through this rugged area explores this scenic mountainous area.  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 trek / walk options available.

© 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 – 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.  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 kasbah. (Breakfast & Dinner)

© Berber Treasure Morocco Tours of MoroccoDay 10: Desert Camel Ride & Erg Chebbi Desert Oasis 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)  (Option to overnight in deluxe Erg Chebbi desert camp with private en-suited tent or if camping is not for you stay overnight in a Merzouga Kasbah)

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)


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 )


(18 days/17 nights)
Marrakech – Marrakech
[Casablanca start/finish option]
DeparturesCost per person (double/twin share)*
  02 Jan – 19 Jan$4928
  09 Jan – 26 Jan$4759
  16 Jan – 02 Feb$4759
  23 Jan – 09 Feb$4759
  30 Jan – 16 Feb$4759
  06 Feb – 23 Feb$4759
  13 Feb – 02 Mar$4759
  20 Feb – 09 Mar$4759
  27 Feb – 16 Mar$4830
  06 Mar – 23 Mar$4830
  13 Mar – 30 Mar$4830
  20 Mar – 06 Apr$4830
  27 Mar – 13 Apr$4830
  03 Apr – 20 Apr$4830
  10 Apr – 27 Apr$4830
  17 Apr – 04 May$4830
  24 Apr – 11 May$4830
  01 May – 18 May$4830
  08 May – 25 May$4830
  15 May – 01 Jun$4830
  22 May – 08 Jun$4830
  29 May – 15 Jun$4830
  05 Jun – 22 Jun$4830
  12 Jun – 29 Jun$4830
  19 Jun – 06 Jul$4830
  26 Jun – 13 Jul$4830
  03 Jul – 20 Jul$4830
  10 Jul – 27 Jul$4830
  17 Jul – 03 Aug$4830
  24 Jul – 10 Aug$4830
  31 Jul – 17 Aug$4830
  07 Aug – 24 Aug Ψ$4830
  17 Aug – 03 Sep †Ψ$4830
  28 Aug – 14 Sep$4830
  04 Sep – 21 Sep$4830
  11 Sep – 28 Sep$4830
  18 Sep – 05 Oct$4830
  25 Sep – 12 Oct$4830
  02 Oct – 19 Oct$4830
  09 Oct – 26 Oct$4830
  16 Oct – 02 Nov$4830
  23 Oct – 09 Nov$4830
  30 Oct – 16 Nov$4830
  06 Nov – 23 Nov$4830
  13 Nov – 30 Nov$4830
  20 Nov – 07 Dec$4830
  27 Nov – 14 Dec$4830
  04 Dec – 21 Dec$4830
  11 Dec – 28 Dec$4960
  18 Dec – 04 Jan’19$5253
  25 Dec – 11 Jan ’19$5253

DeparturesCost per person (double/twin share)*
  01 Jan – 18 Jan$5178
  08 Jan – 25 Jan$4830
  15 Jan – 01 Feb$4830
  22 Jan – 08 Feb$4830
  29 Jan – 15 Feb$4830
  05 Feb – 22 Feb$4830
  12 Feb – 01 Mar$4830
  19 Feb – 08 Mar$4830
  26 Feb – 15 Mar$4927
  05 Mar – 22 Mar$4927
  12 Mar – 29 Mar$4927
  19 Mar – 05 Apr$4927
  26 Mar – 12 Apr$4927
  02 Apr – 19 Apr$4927
  09 Apr – 26 Apr$4927
  16 Apr – 03 May$4927
  23 Apr – 10 May$4927
  30 Apr – 17 May$4927
  07 May – 24 May$4927
  14 May – 31 May$4927
  21 May – 07 Jun$4927
  28 May – 14 Jun$4927
  02 Jun – 21 Jun$4927
  More 2019 dates available

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

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