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Explore Morocco's imperial cities and diverse landscapes from the Atlantic coast to the Sahara desert on this small-group tour (max 18).
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Morocco is an exotic destination full of opportunities for adventure and yet it’s just a short flight from the UK, making it perfect for a family holiday with a difference. Enjoy an eco adventure park and interact with locals in the Atlas mountains before exploring the coastal town of Essaouira and spending the night in the Agafay desert. In Marrakech, experience the exotic sounds and delicious flavours of the souks and the excitement of Djemaa el Fna square.
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Fly to Marrakech. Transfer to the Meriden N’fis for 1 night in a Deluxe room. (N)
Drive to Terres d’Amanar estate, located in the foothills of the Atlas mountains in the vast forests of the Toubkal National Park. Spend an exciting day in the family-friendly eco adventure park where you can ride along zip wires and walk along suspension bridges. Overnight at Terres d’Amanar eco-lodge. (B, L, D)
Spend the day in the village with local Berber families. Help prepare lunch in clay tagines and bake bread in a traditional oven. This afternoon, meet local artisans and learn about ancient pottery skills before trying your own hand. Overnight and dinner at Kasbah Angour in a Superior room. (B, L, D)
Drive to Essaouira along the Atlantic coast where you may see goats climbing the argan trees in the forests. Stop to watch Moroccan oil being made from argan fruit kernels before arriving in Essaouira. Stay 3 nights at Medina & Spa by MGallery in a Superior pool-view room. (B)
Today you will explore Essaouira, a charming fortified town with remnants of a 16th-century Portuguese fort and a traditional medina. Join the chef at a local restaurant and help prepare a delicious tagine lunch. This afternoon, visit King Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah museum, displaying artefacts from Berber culture. Evening at leisure. (B, L)
This morning, ride a camel alongside the Atlantic coast observing the fauna and flora and meeting locals along the way. Afternoon at leisure or take an optional excursion. (B)
You will be driven through the desert to Agafay Desert Camp, where you will stay overnight. Experience a night under canvas, enjoying the sunset and the starry night sky. (B, D)
Arrive in Marrakech and transfer to the Meridien N’fis for 2 nights in a Deluxe room. Take a guided tour of the old city of Marrakech for an authentic insight into the city. Explore the old medina with its bubbling fountains and ancient gates. Visit the Moorish museum to see an interesting collection of antiques. (B)
Discover the green gardens and parks outside the city walls by horse and carriage, stopping at the Jardin Majorelle, Morocco’s most famous garden. Afternoon at leisure. (B)
Transfer to Marrakech airport and fly home. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation. Please note that prices are based on four
people sharing two rooms throughout.
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or
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