About the Holiday
Day 1: Casablanca
The adventure begins tonight. Feel free to explore before your welcome meeting, but make sure you're back in time to meet the group. After introductions, your CEO will review the details of your tour.
Day 2: Casablanca/Fes - Includes Breakfast
Take a guided tour of the imperial city of Meknes and the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis before continuing on to Fes.
Start early and drive to Meknes for a guided walk through this imperial city. Visit monuments, ornamental gates, and winding souks while you soak in the flavour of this charming city.
Later, continue through the rolling hills to the Roman ruins of Volubilis. Take a guided tour of the best-preserved Roman ruins in this part of Northern Africa, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
After, continue to Fes, one of Morocco's most interesting cities.
Day 3: Fes - Includes Breakfast and lunch
Explore the labyrinth of streets within the famous Fes medina with a certified local city guide. Marvel at one of the ancient tanneries and the view from above. Enjoy a half-day medina walking tour, with free time in the afternoon to explore more of the city.
The Fes medina is the world's largest living medieval medina and a UNESCO site. Explore the artisan quarters, sample treats from the carts, and view Fes' famous leather tannery from above. In the evening, opt for dinner in a converted riad complete with local specialties, music, and belly dancing
Day 4: Fes/Merzouga - Includes breakfast and dinner
Drive south to the edge of the Sahara Desert before riding a camel into the dunes and overnighting in a desert camp.
Start early today for a drive through the Middle Atlas Mountains to reach the edge of the Sahara.
In late afternoon, set off by camel to a desert camp deep in the dunes. Learn to tie a turban to keep the desert sun off your face and add a little flare to your photos.
Enjoy a warm welcome (with mint tea). A traditional dinner under the stars, cooked by our hosts, awaits. In the evening, listen to stories about life in this region and, perhaps, some traditional music on the drums.
Day 5: Merzouga/Todra Gorge - Includes breakfast
Walk through local village farmlands and explore Todra Gorge.
Rise early to get on our trusty camels. Watch the sunrise before returning to Merzouga.
Continue through a stone desert to the stunning Todra Gorge. Wedged between massive cliff walls, the gorge is filled with a green oasis of palm trees. This serene spot is great for hiking, relaxing on the edge of the river or sampling some local Berber delicacies.
Day 6: Todra Gorge/Ait Ben Haddou - Includes breakfast
Visit to the ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Opt to participate in a tagine cooking class for insight on Moroccan cuisine. Travel along the ''Route of 1000 Kasbahs'' to the thriving town of Ouarzazate for a lunch stop. This town is home to Atlas Film Studios, where many films have been shot over the years, including Lawrence of Arabia and Gladiator.
Continue on to the fascinating and beautiful Ait Ben Haddou, a wonderful example of a kasbah.
Day 7: Ait Ben Haddou Marrakech - Includes breakfast
Transfer to Marrakech, guided medina visit. Opt to visit to Djemaa el Fna Square in the evening to see the gathering of musicians and street performers. Don't leave without indulging in a feast at the famous food stalls.
The journey to Marrakech includes breathtaking views throughout the High Atlas Mountains via the Tizi n'Tichka Pass (2260m).
Arrive in Marrakech in time for lunch with the rest of the day free to wander the city.
Day 8: Marrakech - Includes breakfast
Depart at any time.