Essaouira Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF MOROCCO 602

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Day 1: Rabat

Arrive in Rabat and transfer to your accommodation- Dar el Kebira or similar

Day 2: Rabat - Fes

This morning you will have a town guide to show you the Chellah, Hassan tour and the Medina before you have the chance to stop for lunch. We continue north to Fes, via Meknes and the Roman Ruins of Volubilis. Night in Fes –Riad Dar El Bartal or similar

Day 3: Fes

Fes is the oldest and largest medieval city in the world and a bustling hive of activity. This morning take a guided tour around the incredible, old medina - a heady mix of aromas, sounds and sights from the tanneries, spice tubs, pottery and donkeys! Enjoy free time in the afternoon to explore independently.

Day 4: Fes - High Atlas

Take the road along the foothills of the High Atlas and visit the mountain village of Ouzoud with a chance to see the famous waterfalls – the Cascades D Ouzoud. Night in Demnate in the High Atlas- Kasbah Tizouit.

Day 5: High Atlas - Marrakech

Travel through the countryside at the foothills of the Atlas mountains and reach Marrakech in the Afternoon. Night in Riad Imlichil or similar

Day 6: Marrakech

This morning enjoy a guided tour of Marrakech, taking in all of the highlights of the Medina (old city centre) - the Koutoubia Mosque, palaces, souks and the old mellah (Jewish quartier). In the afternoon perhaps a visit to the peaceful Jardins de Majorelle to relax

Day 7: Marrakech - High Atlas

Today we travel into the High Atlas and stop for lunch in the valley of Ourigane , in the hearet of the Toubkal national park, before visiting Tinmel mosque and descending the Tizi n test pass to Ouled Berhil, and night in Riad Palais Hida

Day 8: High Atlas - Taroudant

Transfer for a short drive to Taroudaant and explore the former southern berber capital in the afternoon- Riad Maryam or similar

Day 9: Taroudant - Essaouira

A drive through banana plantations and the Siroua mountains before reaching Agadir and lunch here before continuing up the coast to Essaouira- Riad dar Louibia or similar

Day 10: Essaouira - Rabat

Free morning in Essaouira before heading up the coast to Rabat.

Day 11: Rabat

Today we transfer you to the airport in Rabat for departure

Morocco Spotlight


Ouarzazate originally was a small trader town enroute to Europe and northern cities in Morocco and was a garrison town ...

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last updated - 27 Jan 2015 3:11 PM