Partake in a lunch with locals

MOROCCO KASBAHS & DESERT

NOVEMBER 11 - 18th, 2017

$889 per person, LAND ONLY

Perfect for travelers looking for a fast-paced trip, this short but sweet adventure offers up a great combination of Morocco’s must-see highlights and a little free time to explore on your own. Take to a camel to tour the dunes before really experiencing the Sahara on an overnight camping excursion. Explore high-walled kasbahs and wander the labyrinthine alleys of Fes and Marrakech. Discover the history and rugged natural beauty of mysterious Morocco.

 


IS THIS TOUR FOR ME?

TRAVEL STYLE: Classic

All of the highlights, culture, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments, all at a great price.

SERVICE LEVEL: Standard

Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.

PHYSICAL RATING: 2 - LIGHT

Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.

TRIP TYPE: private GROUP

Small group experience; Female only; Minimum: 8 passengers, Maximum: 16 passengers


ITINERARY

Day 1 Casablanca

Arrive at any time.

 

Day 2 Casablanca/Fès

Take a guided tour of the imperial city of Meknes and the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis before continuing on to Fès.

Meals included: Breakfast

 

Day 3 Fès

Explore the labyrinth of streets within the famous Fès medina with a local guide. Marvel at one of the ancient tanneries and take in the view from above. Enjoy a G Adventures-supported traditional lunch.

Exclusive Inclusions: G Adventures for Good Traditional Moroccan Lunch

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

 

Day 4 Fès/Merzouga

Drive south to the edge of the Sahara Desert before riding a camel into the dunes and overnighting in a desert camp.

Exclusive Inclusions: Local Living Overnight at Berber Desert Camp

Meals included: Breakfast | Dinner

 

Day 5 Merzouga/Todra Gorge

Walk through local village farmlands and explore Todra Gorge.

Meals included: Breakfast

 

Day 6 Todra Gorge/Aït Ben Haddou

Visit the Aït Ben Haddou Kasbah, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Opt to participate in a tagine cooking class for an intro to Moroccan cuisine.

Meals included: Breakfast

 

Day 7 Aït Ben Haddou/Marrakech

Head to Marrakech and take a guided medina visit. Opt to visit the 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.

Meals included: Breakfast

 

Day 8 Marrakech

Depart at any time.

Meals included: Breakfast


WHAT'S INCLUDED

Accommodations

Hotels (6 nts), tented desert camp (1 nt).

Meals

7 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 1 dinner
Allow $220-290 USD for meals not included.

Transportation

Private air-con van, camels.

Staff & experts

Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, driver, local guides.

  • G Adventures for Good: Traditional Moroccan Lunch, Meknès
  • Local Living: Overnight at Berber Desert Camp, Sahara Bedouin Camp
  • Meknes guided tour
  • Volubilis guided tour
  • Fes guided tour
  • Sahara Desert excursion with camel ride
  • Todra Gorge stay with walk through local villages
  • Aït Ben Haddou Kasbah visit
  • Marrakech medina guided walk
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities