Moving Morocco

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Highlights & Inclusions
  • Stay in a luxury desert camp in Merzouga
  • Savor authentic pastilla during a home-hosted dinner 
  • Discover Moroccan flavors during a foodie tour 
  • 10 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
  • 1 night: Hotel Mogador, Casablanca
  • 2 nights: Riad Salam, Fes
  • 1 night: Hotel Xaluca Arfoud, Erfoud
  • 1 night: Merzouga Luxury Desert Camp
  • 1 night: Hotel Xaluca Dades
  • 1 night: Riad Maktoub, Aït Benhaddou
  • 3 nights: Opera Plaza Hotel, Marrakech

All trips now include roundtrip arrival and departure airport transfers.


Adventure into another world

Ancient and modern, rugged and beautiful, Morocco is a land of contrasts. We’ll wander through bustling medinas, take in the aromatic smells of the spice markets and journey through the desert aboard a camel. From stunning riads, to the desert’s endless sky, your adventure will be an inspiring tale.

Day 1: Casablanca
Welcome to Morocco! An included transfer takes you to our hotel. Meet your Local Leader at a welcome meeting before dinner at the famous Rick’s Cafe. (d)

Day 2: Casablanca > Meknes > Fes
Stop to view the Hassan II Mosque on route to Meknes, where our Insider Expert takes us on a walking tour of the medina. Then, it’s on to Fes. (b)

Day 3: Fes
Today we explore the old city, Fes el Bali. Here, we uncover incredible stories of history and culture. Tonight, a home-cooked dinner of traditional pastille and tagine is in store. (b, d)

Day 4: Fes > Erfoud
Westward bound, today we travel to Erfoud — “The Door to the Desert”— through spectacular scenery and changing landscape. Once at our kasbah, the evening is yours. (b)

Day 5: Erfoud > Rissani > Merzouga
Hop into your four-wheel drive and journey to Merzouga. In the desert, a sunset camel ride, Moroccan dinner and campfire await. If you’re up for it, sleep out under the stars. (b, l, d)

Day 6: Merzouga > Todra Gorge > Dades Valley
We leave the desert and stop at Todra Gorge to grab some photos of this spectacular sight. Connect with a local family over tea and discuss life today in Morocco before heading to Dades. (b)

Day 7: Dades Valley > Aït Benhaddou
Traveling the “Road of 1,000 Kasbahs,” we visit the historic Kasbah Amridil before heading off to Aït Benhaddou. This city’s sunsets are legendary, and our hotel’s rooftop terrace is one of the best viewing spots. (b, d)

Day 8: Aït Benhaddou > Marrakesh
Our adventure continues to Marrakesh — you’ll fall in love with this city. Tonight — on a guided foodie and tasting tour — sample pastries, olives and other specialties. (b)

Day 9: Marrakesh
Lunch today is at the Amal Association, a non-profit empowering women through training and job placement. Choose your adventure this afternoon: a classic guided tour, a bike tour, or take in the sites from a horse-drawn carriage. (b, l)

Day 10: Marrakesh
Now it's time to try our hands at cooking Moroccan fare. Learn the secrets of Moroccan cooking at La Maison Arabe. The rest of the day is yours. (b, l)

Day 11: Marrakesh Our adventure ends today. (b)

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