Morocco: 8-Day Tour with Accommodation, Transfers, Guided Sightseeing and Selected Meals

Morocco: 8-Day Tour with Meals

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The Experience

Discover the bustling cities of Morocco and enjoy a lively mix of the ancient and the new. Start the journey in Marrakech, full of traditional shops on narrow passageways. Then head to Casablanca, the city that boasts soothing views of the Atlantic Ocean in surroundings traditionally styled in terracotta tones. Enjoy a visit to Fez, a northeastern Moroccan city, and explore Rabat, the country’s vibrant capital. 

The Itinerary

Day 1 -  Arrival to Marrakech (dinner)

  • On arrival to Marrakech, meet the travel representative and be transferred to the hotel; spend the rest of the day at leisure (travellers who arrive early enough can head to Marrakech’s famous Djemaa el Fna Square and taste some Moroccan food at one of the main street stalls); overnight in Marrakech
  • Extras: Marrakech hot air balloon flight, Marrakech quad-biking, Ourika Valley half-day tour, Plateau of Kik tour, Essaouira day trip, Extra day in Marrakech - pre-tour, single room supplement (MOSHIC), tour of Marrakech’s surroundings

Day 2 - Marrakech. Leisure day or Majorelle Gardens tour (breakfast and dinner)

  • Spend the day at leisure and Marrakech’s Medina and markets (arrival on this day is also possible if guests wish to shorten the tour to 7 days)
  • From Nov 2018 the tour will include a visit to Majorelle Gardens, a colourful oasis set in the middle of the city; there is another optional escorted tour in the evening which takes guests to the Menara Gardens and the Palmeraie area on the outskirts of Marrakech
  • Overnight in Marrakech

Day 3 - Marrakech City Tour (breakfast and lunch)

  • Embark on a tour of Marrakech; the tour begins with a trip to the iconic Koutoubia Mosque, then it continues to the Saadian Tombs and the Bahia Palace which hosts intricate Arabic craftsmanship; in the afternoon, participants visit the lively souks around Jemaa El Fna square; the tour ends at the lively Djemaa El Fna Square; overnight in Marrakech

Day 4 - Marrakech to Casablanca (breakfast and dinner)

  • After breakfast, leave Marrakech and head to the coastal city of Casablanca. When in Casablanca, visit the central market, the Habous District, the Royal Palace, Mohamed V Square, the Anfa district, and take in some views of the Hassan II Mosque; overnight in Casablanca hotel

Day 5 - To Fez via Rabat and Meknes (breakfast and dinner)

  • In the morning, head to Rabat, Morocco’s capital, strategically located on the Atlantic coastline (dating back to the third century BC); enjoy a tour of the old city, including visits to the Royal Palace, Ouadaya Gardens Kasbah and the Hassan Tower Mosque
  • Leave Rabat before lunch and drive to the Berber town of Meknes
  • Next head to the ancient Roman city of Volubilis, recently listed as a UNESCO world heritage site and dating back as far as AD 40
  • Finish the day with a short drive to the mediaeval city of Fez

Day 6 - Fez City Tour (breakfast and dinner)

  • Explore Fez, the city of souks, mosques and spice filled streets; discover the rich cultural and historic heritage of the city, visit the Moulay Idrss mausoleum, Nejjarine fountain, and the Bou Anania Medersa, as well as Medieval Medina and Fez Jdid; overnight in Fez

Day 7 - To Marrakech via Beni Mella (breakfast and dinner)

  • Leave Fez behind and head back to Marrakech, along the way make a short stop in Beni Mellal which dates back to 1688. * Arrive back to Marrakech in the evening and enjoy some last minute sightseeing or shopping; stay overnight in Marrakech

Day 8 - Departure from Marrakech (breakfast)

  • Enjoy leisure time in Marrakech, before being transferred to the airport for the flight back home
  • Extras: Marrakech hot air balloon flight, Marrakech quad-biking, Ourika Valley half-day tour, Plateau of Kik tour, Essaouira day trip, extra day in Marrakech - post-tour, a tour of Marrakech’s surroundings

The Hotels

  • Oudaya Hotel, Marrakech, Morocco
  • Ibis Casablanca City Center, Casablanca, Morocco
  • Hotel Mounia, Fez, Morocco

Highlights

Tour the cities of Morocco, such as Marrakech, Casablanca, and Fez, taste the local cuisine and explore the cultural heritage of the country

What You Get

The Deal

  • $789 per person, twin share for an 8-day Morocco Delights tour (up to $999 value)

    • Price is per person, based on twin share (two people travelling together)
    • Read more about purchase options and common Travel Terms here

Included:
  • All accommodation as stated in the itinerary
  • All transport and transfers
  • 24-hour airport arrival and departure transfer service
  • Services of a local multilingual tour leader throughout
  • Specialist guides for sightseeing tours
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • Entrances fees to monuments as stated
Excluded:
  • International flights (available on request)
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance (compulsory, available on request)
  • Meals not indicated in the itinerary
  • Drinks, snacks and other personal expenses (e.g. laundry)
  • Tips for guide and driver
  • Any other items not mentioned above

The Fine Print

Fixed travel dates 2018:


13, 20 and 27 Oct

3, 10, 17 and 24 Nov

1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 Dec



• Deal is valid for 1 person based on 2 people travelling together (twin share)

• Vouchers cannot be combined to extend stay

Amendment fees: Should you need to alter your original reservations, there will be an automatic fee charged of $150 per amendment or transaction. Additionally, there may be cancellation fees levied by the tour operator or fees may be applicable where arrangements have been pre-purchased.

• Itinerary changes: Destination International Holidays reserves the right to amend the itinerary for reasons such as service requirements, road or weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. Where a change is of a significant nature, it will be advised to our customers in writing. Destination International Holidays reserves the right to substitute hotels, lodges, inns and camps with properties of a similar standard.



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Travel insurance not included; customers are advised to purchase appropriate cover after booking

• Read more about purchase options and common Travel Terms here

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