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November 9th - 19th 2021
with Julia TIndall
11 Glorious Days in Morocco!
From the vibrant city of Casablanca through the Sahara desert to the high mountains of the Atlas mountains, ending in magical Marrakech!
A once-in-a-lifetime fabulous trip in a small group of no more than 10 people! 3 spots left, flights at around $500r/t. Easy entry.
November 9th: Arrive Casablanca and settle in to our hotel. Orientation meeting. And sleep!
November 10th: After breakfast drive South from Casablanca towards the ancient coastal city of Essaouira. We will have a break in El Jadida to visit the Portuguese city (Unesco World Heritage Site) and it's beautiful cistern. Arrive at our beautiful hotel on the ocean.
November 11th: We will spend the whole day in lovely Essaouira to visit the Medina (Unesco Site), the port, the ramparts... walk the walls connected to the Sqala du Portsome. Plus some down time to relax on the beach!!
November 12th: A driving day to explore the countryside. We leave Essaouira toward Ouarzazate city. On our way, we can take some amazing pictures of "Goats in Argan trees" and have a break in the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, a stop along an ancient Sahara Trade Route. Stay in Ouarzazate, the ancient fortress town where Game of Thrones and so many other movies were filmed. https://earthsmagicalplaces.com/game-of-thrones-morocco/
November 13th: Depart Ouarzazate toward the Moroccan Desert via Nkob and Tazarine. In the desert, we will experience camel rides and overnight in a magical and comfortable Desert camp.
November 14th: A day in the desert! A 4X4 excursion to explore the area, visiting Berber nomads, hearing local Gnaoua music...
November 15th: Drive toward Dades valley via Rissani Souk, Alnif village and the Todra gorges, a series of dramatic, red-rock rugged gorges carved out by the Dadès River. Stay Dades valley.
November 16th: Depart Dades Valley towards the Atlas Mountains. Drive the stunning Tizi n Tichka pass, the highest major mountain pass in North Africa! Arrive late afternoon in the vibrant city of Marrakech to discover our fabulous hotel in the old city!
November 17th: Enjoy a guided tour to explore the main attractions in Marrakech.
November 18th: A day trip to the village of Imlil in the High Atlas Mountains. You will have a trek around this beautiful area before enjoying a traditional lunch with a local family.
November 19th: Departure day. Airport transfer.
11 day tour: $2995 based on two people sharing.
Single supplement: $575
11 day tour includes:
- Private touristic minibus for 11 Days
- English speaking driver/guide
- Any fees related to minibus, driver/guide
- 10 nights in luxury accommodations
- 10 Breakfasts
- 3 dinners (Dades and Desert)
- 1 lunch in Khamlia
- Camel rides in desert
- 4x4 excursion in desert
- Airport Transfer
- Private guided tour with local guide in Marrakech
Not included: Meals not mentioned, entrance fees, drinks, PCR test if it's needed...international flight, tips for guides.
Flights: Arrival airport is Casablanca. Departure airport is Marrakech.
Payment details: A non-refundable deposit of $500 is required at the time of booking to be sent by Venmo or check. A 2nd installment of $1500 is due by September 1st 2021. Final payment due by October 5th 2021.
PO Box 60101
Sacramento CA 95860
Deposit is non-refundable. After Sept 1st[masked]% of all monies paid are non-refundable. After October 1st, 2021 no refunds can be made for cancellations. All claims must be made against your travel insurance.
I strongly recommend buying "cancel for any reason" travel insurance. This must be purchased within 14 days of your initial payment. Many agencies offer this.. eg. John Hancock. You can compare rates at www.squaremouth.com,
Do I need tests or vaccinations?
As of now, being fully vaccinated for covid allows you to enter Morocco.