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Imperial Cities and Desert MR

Visiting: Morocco
Tour Duration 15 Days

Morocco Adventure Holiday

Enter the world of ancient Morocco on this journey through the imperial cities of Rabat, Meknes, Fes and Marrakech. We explore colourful souks, walk through gorges in the towering Atlas Mountains and discover desert oases, with the option of spending a night in the desert. We enjoy time with the locals as we travel through the land of Berbers and to the beautiful Atlantic coast where we relax in the tranquil port town of Essaouira.

Tour Highlights

  • Marrakech - Discover Morocco's vibrant Red City
  • Meknes and Rabat - Explore two fascinating imperial cities
  • Fes - The atmospheric medina also known as Mecca of the West
  • Merzouga Sand Sea - Take an optional camel ride through the impressive sand dunes of the Sahara or an overnight under the stars
  • Todra Gorge - Walk in Morocco's Grand Canyon through spectacular rock formations
  • The Atlas Mountains - Beautiful mountain scenery in the highest mountain range in North Africa
  • Essaouira - Relax in the atmospheric port town on the Atlantic coast


Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

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  • 1
    Join tour Casablanca

  • 2
    Visit to Hassan II Mosque and Sightseeing in Rabat; continue to Meknes

  • 3
    Sightseeing in Meknes; drive to Fes via Volubilis

  • 4
    Exploring Fes

  • 5
    Drive over the Middle Atlas to Erfoud

  • 6
    Drive to Merzouga via Rissani; Afternoon optional camel ride & desert camp

  • 7
    Drive to Todra Gorge area

  • 8
    Optional walks in Todra Gorge

  • 9
    Drive to Ait Benhaddou via El Kelaa des M’Gouna & the Valley of 1000 Kasbahs

  • 10
    Drive to Ouirgane

  • 11
    Drive to Essaouira via Marrakesh

  • 12
    Free day in Essaouira

  • 13
    Drive to Marrakech; Afternoon sightseeing tour

  • 14
    Free in Marrakech

  • 15
    Tour ends Marrakech

Tour notes

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Imperial Cities and Desert
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Included meals 14 0 0
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
4WD, Bus, On Foot
13 nights Standard Hotel
1 night Comfortable Hotel
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader
Group Size
Generally 10 - 15