Immerse yourself in the beauty of Morocco, from enchanting cities of exotic Moorish architecture, bustling souks and aromatic spices, to stunning desert landscapes of golden dunes, kasbahs and oases.
Whether you wish to enjoy serene moments of relaxation in the Moroccan sun at your own pace, or journey through the cultural delights that the North African country has to offer, there is something for everybody to enjoy on the Highlights of Morocco tour.
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(based on 19/02/2015 departure date)
Just wish there was less queuing, toilets, payment for goods etc. With such an established programme I suggest Archers invests in toilet facilities in one or two difficult locations. The contrasts of scenery were great. Would have liked a guide in Ma...
Fly to beautiful Marrakech where you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel for one night.
Drive to Casablanca this morning and enjoy the city's highlights on an afternoon included city sightseeing tour with a local guide. Includes Breakfast, Dinner
Journey along the coast road to Rabat, Morocco's historic capital, and enjoy a sightseeing tour of the city with a local guide, including the Royal Palace, Hassan's Tower, the Kasbah of Ouidais and the magnificent Chellah Gardens. Later, continue to Meknes, where you can enjoy this fascinating city, famous for its 16 miles of protective wall, on a sightseeing tour of the Moulay Ismail Mosque and the former royal stables and granaries. Next stop is the ancient city of Fez, the oldest of Morocco's four splendid Imperial Cities, where you will stay for two nights. Includes Breakfast, Dinner
The day is yours to explore this ancient city, which occupies a position of outstanding scenic beauty. Why not join our optional city sightseeing tour to visit the huge ornate arch of Bab Boujeloud and the maze of colourful souks and spice stalls in the bustling streets and atmospheric alleyways of the old medina? Includes Breakfast
Today's journey will include a scenic Middle Atlas Mountains drive with a visit to the picturesque mountain resort of Ifrane and later, a chance to view the spectacular Ziz Valley. You will stay for two nights in Erfoud, part of the oasis of Tafilalt on the edge of the mighty Sahara Desert. Includes Breakfast, Dinner
Today, enjoy an included visit to the fortified village of Rissani in the Tafilalt region. Nestled at the edge of the Ziz Valley, Rissani is a traditional desert village yet houses the impressive Mausoleum of Moulay Ali Sharif, the first ruler of the Alawite dynasty, which thrived here in the 17th century. Includes Breakfast, Dinner
Journey through the impressive Todra Gorges and past the eastern slopes of the Atlas Mountains to Tinerhir Oasis, with its green valley of palms and local villages, before continuing on a scenic drive through the Dades Valley, also known as the 'Valley of 1000 Kasbahs', to Ouarzazate where you'll stay for one night. A charming oasis resort with an exotic Kasbah, Ouarzazate has been featured in several films including 'The Sheltering Sky'. Includes Breakfast, Dinner
This morning, enjoy an orientation drive of Ouarzazate and a visit to the Kasbah de Tourirt before today's highlight: a visit to beautiful Ait-Benhaddou, the setting of many films including 'Lawrence of Arabia' and 'Gladiator'. Later, continue through picturesque villages and rugged mountain scenery to the 7,414 foot high Tizi-n-Tichkas Pass, in the heart of the High Atlas Mountains, before arriving in the imperial city of Marrakech, for two nights. An optional evening excursion will be a fitting choice to end the day. Includes Breakfast
The snow-capped peaks of the Atlas Mountains rise majestically above Morocco's enchanting 'pink city'. You'll enjoy a city sightseeing tour with a local guide this morning. Includes Breakfast, Dinner
Manchester customers will depart from the UK on Wednesday (selected departures only) and receive an extra night in Marrakech at the beginning of the holiday, making the tour 11 days in total. Please call or refer to our website for prices.
Agadir is Morocco's leading seaside resort and lies on a magnificent bay of fine golden sand stretching for some 9km. On day 10 (Sat) of your holiday you will be driven to Agadir. Enjoy a three -night stay before transferring to Agadir airport on day 13 (Tues) for your flight to the UK.View Details
Why not add an extra 2 nights in Marrakech after your tour? On day 10 (Sat) of your holiday you will remain in your hotel in Marrakech. Enjoy a 2 night stay in this exciting city before transferring to the airport for your return flight to the UK.View Details
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