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Luxury Tailor Made Travel

Signature Morocco 2019


12 days from $8,795

Private Journey

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Book four or more guests on select departures and save $1,000 per person.

Delve into Morocco on this independent journey from its historic cities to its mysterious desert, exploring the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Volubilis and Meknes, staying in a Desert Tented Camp amid the Erg Chebbi dunes, and savoring three nights in lively Marrakech.

A&K Advantages

Discover all that exotic Morocco has to offer, from the historic cities in the north to the mysterious Sahara desert

Set out by 4x4 vehicle and then by camel to sleep under desert skies at a tented camp near the Erg Chebbi dunes

Stay in the fascinating "Red City" at the luxurious Four Seasons Resort Marrakech, your home for three nights

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Arrive Casablanca, Morocco
Day 2
Rabat & Fez | Ancient Traditions, Rich Heritage
Day 3
Fez | Timeless Medieval City
Day 4
Volubilis & Meknes | Roman Ruins & Regal Treasures
Day 5
Erfoud | Desert Oasis
Day 6
Erg Chebbi | Saharan Desert Dunes
Day 7
Ouarzazate | Road of a Thousand Kasbahs
Day 8
Ouarzazate | Doorway to the Desert
Days 9-11
Marrakech | Exhilarating Medina
Day 12
Depart Marrakech
Day 1
Arrive Casablanca, Morocco

Arrive in Casablanca, where you clear customs and immigration and transfer to your hotel. After settling in, spend the rest of the day at leisure.

Four Seasons Hotel Casablanca
Day 2
Rabat & Fez | Ancient Traditions, Rich Heritage

Explore Casablanca, visiting the Hassan II Mosque. Continue to the Moorish city of Rabat and the Mohammed V Mausoleum, dedicated to the founder of modern Morocco. See the Mauresque-style Hassan Tower and Oudaya Kasbah and its Andalusian garden.

Palais Faraj Suites & Spa
Meals: Breakfast
Day 3
Fez | Timeless Medieval City

Explore Fez el-Bali (Old Fez), the cultural heart of Morocco. Stroll the lanes and souks of the labyrinthine old quarter, and visit the 14th-century Karaouine, Hispano-Moorish Attarine Medersa (Koranic college) and Nejjarine Square. Also, see the Royal Palace, madrasas and mellah (Jewish quarter) in Fez el-Jadid.

Palais Faraj Suites & Spa
Meals: Breakfast
Day 4
Volubilis & Meknes | Roman Ruins & Regal Treasures

Journey overland to the Roman ruins of Volubilis, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with some of the best-preserved Roman ruins in North Africa. Proceed to Meknes, another UNESCO World Heritage Site, to view the monumental Bab Mansour gateway, Granaries and Royal Stables.

Palais Faraj Suites & Spa
Meals: Breakfast
Day 5
Erfoud | Desert Oasis

Travel to desert-fringed Erfoud, passing Berber villages, endless date palm plantations and the majestic Atlas Mountains en route. Settle into your hotel amid dunes and lush vegetation, spending the rest of the day at leisure.

L'Hotel by Chateau de Sable
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 6
Erg Chebbi | Saharan Desert Dunes

Explore the fortified desert town of Rissani, seeing the quarry — site of fossilized fish. Cross the soaring desert dunes of Erg Chebbi by four-wheel-drive vehicle, where a reception with mint tea and pastries awaits at your nomadic tented camp. Discover the otherworldly landscape like a local, on camel back. Then, return to your camp for a traditional meal before a campfire.

Luxury Desert Camp
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 7
Ouarzazate | Road of a Thousand Kasbahs

Journey overland to Ouarzazate, once a stopping point for traders. En route, take in views of the High Atlas’ southern slopes, intersecting the Dades Valley’s flourishing crops, irrigation canals and palm trees; then, travel along the “Road of a Thousand Kasbahs.”

Le Berbère Palace
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 8
Ouarzazate | Doorway to the Desert

Begin the day by exploring Ouarzazate, a city originally built as a French garrison in the 1920s. Today, the city is a regional trade center, known for its pottery and carpets. See the Tifoultoute Kasbah, a majestic 17th-century fortress overlooking the Wadi Tifoultoute. Continue to elaborate Aït Benhaddou, dubbed a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home of the region’s most exotic kasbahs, where structures all but defy the laws of gravity as they perch upon the steep slope. Some of these buildings have been featured in films, including Lawrence of Arabia and Gladiator.

Le Berbère Palace
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Days 9-11
Marrakech | Exhilarating Medina

Today, journey over the High Atlas Mountains to Marrakech and enjoy an evening at leisure in the “Red City.” The next day, discover the medina, the old walled section of town and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Witness the soaring Koutoubia minaret and Dar Si Said. Continue to the Bahia Palace, an exemplary specimen of privileged life in the 19th century. Explore Djemaa el-Fna, Marrakech’s main square, which is filled with orange juice stalls and vendors, along with fire-eaters, mime artists, snake-charmers and street musicians. You may also wander through the city’s labyrinthine souks. The following day, see the 12th-century Menara Gardens, continuing as a local would by horse-drawn carriage to Jardin Majorelle, a picturesque garden created by French painter Jacques Majorelle and later restored by design legend Yves Saint-Laurent.

Four Seasons Resort Marrakech
Meals: Breakfast
Day 12
Depart Marrakech

Transfer to the Marrakech airport and board your international flight home.

Meals: Breakfast


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Journey Details

Long drives should be expected on this itinerary. This is the only way to experience the magical scenery that this exotic country has to offer.

No minimum age.

Solo traveller prices are available upon request.


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