Ouarzazate Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF MOROCCO 534

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Day 1: Casablanca

Welcome to your exclusive journey through the Land of the Berbers! Arrive Casablanca Airport and our driver awaits to transfer you to your centrally located hotel or riad where you will be briefed about tour. This evening in your free time consider heading out to explore the nooks and crannies of this classical Moroccan city.

Day 2: Casablanca - Fes

The sightseeing starts today – taking the short journey to Rabat, the Capital of Morocco and the second largest city after Casablanca. Spend the afternoon exploring this peaceful city and the ancient medina, with it's pretty white and stone washed buildings. We’ll then drive onto embark on a tour of the Roman ruins at Volubilis, the largest ancient site of Morocco. Arriving into Fes this evening, relax at your hotel or explore the vibrant night markets.

Day 3: Fes

y we embark on a fully guided tour of the city of Fes. Explore the tanneries, souks, potteries, and the Medina, and learn the fascinating history of the city. In the afternoon we return to the hotel and the remainder of the day is at your leisure to explore.

Day 4: Fes - Erfoud

This morning we journey over the Moyen Atlas to stop at Midelt. This is a beautiful alpine area. Surrounded by huge pine trees and a tranquil mountain setting, this is a great spot to cool down and relax after the hustle and bustle of Fes. We will enjoy a small hike in the afternoon then continue onward to our desert base for the night in the small town of Erfoud.

Day 5: Erfoud - Ouarzazate

Leaving the desert, we move on to Todra Gorge. This 1000ft gorge is hemmed in on all sides by vertical limestone cliffs and is also called Morocco’s Grand Canyon. There’s time to explore the gorge, from its plunging depths to dizzying heights. After your time here to explore, we drive onward to Ouarzazate through the valley of the Roses.

Day 6: Ouarzazate - Marrakech

After breakfast we depart and tour the famous Ait Benhaddou Kasbah, where Lawrence of Arabia was once filmed. Take in the splendid views as drive up and over the High Atlas mountains to the passes at over 3000m and descend to Marrakech.

Day 7: Marrakech

This morning enjoy a guided tour of Marrakech, taking in all of the main attractions including the palace and Koutoubia mosque. This afternoon is free for you to wander around the bustling souks or simply relax.

Day 8: Marrakech

Sadly your journey has come to an end, we will transfer you to Casablanca Airport in time for your flight home.

Morocco Spotlight
Remains of a kasbah

Ouarzazate

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 - 01 Oct 2014 2:11 AM