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MAJESTIC MOROCCO

A Feast for the Senses & the Mind

Private | Spring 2018

TRIP FEATURES:

  1. Travel with one of the country’s best guides.

  2. Visit six UNESCO World Heritage sites.

  3. Walk the narrow streets of Fez, the largest and most intact medieval city in the Arab world.

  4. See the famed “Imperial Cities.”

  5. Take in a beautiful and varied landscape--golden dunes, majestic snow-capped mountains, imposing gorges and fortified ksars.

  6. Enjoy exquisite Moroccan fine dining.

  7. Stay in the finest hotels and riads.

  8. Enjoy hassle-free travel without having to worry about tipping and much more.

  1. Exclusive visits, including access to various private museum collections.

  2. Lectures by local experts on topics such as Morocco’s tolerant version of Islam, traditional Moroccan arts, and leadership in Africa.

  3. Guided wine tasting at one of Morocco’s best wineries.

  4. Candle-lit dinner in the dunes of the Sahara with an overnight stay in a private desert camp.

  5. Visit a remote Berber village and be welcomed into a family’s home.

  6. Learn about a charitable organization’s work in the Zat valley. 

EXCLUSIVE ARRANGEMENTS:

ITINERARY OVERVIEW

Day 1  Depart USA. 

Day 2  Arrive Casablanca.

Day 3  Tour Casablanca, lunch & wine tasting at Thalvin winery, drive to Rabat.

Day 4  Tour Rabat including a private collection, visit ancient capital of Meknes en route to Fez.

Day 5  In-depth visit of Fez, the most complete medieval city in the Arab world.

Day 6  Day at leisure to explore Fez independently, with morning option to the Roman ruins at Volubulis.

Day 7  Scenic drive through mountains via Ifrane, Morocco’s “Switzerland,” to reach Erfoud.

Day 8  Visit ksars at Rissani, continue by 4x4 into the Sahara for overnight in private desert camp.

Day 9  Sunrise in the dunes, continue to striking Todgha Valley and Dades gorge, drive to Ouarzazate

Day 10  See the Kasbah Taourirt, continue to UNESCO-protected Ait Ben Haddou, cross High Atlas to reach Marrakech.

Day 11  Marrakech in-depth visit with independent time for exploration.

Day 12  Marrakech special off-the-beaten path sightseeing morning, followed by time at leisure.

Day 13 Visit a Berber village and charitable organization in the beautiful Zat Valley.

Day 14  Fly back home from Marrakech. 

 

For more information, call (800) 978.8890

Optional 2-night extension in relaxing Essaouira, on the Atlantic coast.

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