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Fly to Marrakech. Transfer to the Meriden N’fis for 1 night in a Deluxe room. (N)Day 2: Atlas Mountains
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)Day 3: Atlas mountains
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)Day 4: Essaouira
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)Day 5: Essaouira
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)Day 6: Essaouira
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)Day 7: Agafay Desert
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)Day 8: Marrakech
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)Day 9: Marrakech
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)Day 10: Fly home
Transfer to Marrakech airport and fly home. (B)Meal basis:
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important information Superior tour
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation. Please note that prices are based on four people sharing two rooms throughout.Tailor-made travel:
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Located in the residential area of the new town of Marrakech and a 5-minute drive from the medina, the 4-star Le Meridien N'Fis has 277 rooms and suites and provides all the services and amenities expected of a superior-rated hotel. Facilities include a large pool, tennis courts, a spa, gym, sauna and massage room. There is live music most nights in the piano bar, a poolside snack bar and three restaurants offering Moroccan, Mediterranean and international cuisine.
Le Medina Essaouira Hotel Thalassa Sea & Spa - MGallery is located on the seafront, a short walk from the sights of the old town centre. The spacious and comfortable guestrooms and suites have balconies and overlook the swimming pool or sea. The hotel offers a variety of elegant and relaxed dining options and bars, serving international and Moroccan cuisine. Features: 117 rooms and suites, 3 restaurants, 2 bars, outdoor swimming pool, spa facilities, Thalassotherapy centre. Room amenities: Air conditioning, balconies, television, minibar, internet.
Kasbah Angour is an attractive boutique hotel and restaurant situated in a Berber castle in the Atlas mountains, 35km from Marrakech, its hilltop setting affording splendid panoramic views. The 22 rooms and three suites are furnished with traditional Moroccan materials and offer views across the gardens to the summits of the mountains. The Restaurant Le Grand Atlas uses the best locally-sourced produce, including fruit and vegetables from the kasbah's own gardens. Café-Bar Azrou serves local beers and Moroccan fine wines. One night per week (typically Saturdays or Mondays) there is a musical evening. The swimming pool is set in the southern gardens and benefits from the views to the summits of the mountains. The pool is not heated and the best months for swimming are April to October. In addition, Kasbah Angour has 4 hectares of gardens to enjoy and explore. They contain a wonderful mix of plants and trees, including native ...
The Agafay Desert Camp is situated an hour's drive from the hustle and bustle of Marrakech. The large white Berber tents are set apart to create the feeling of being alone in the desert and are well presented with rustic furnishings including traditional rugs and wrought-iron lanterns. Each tent is served by a personal butler who will bring welcome drinks and meals. Activities available during your time at Agafay Desert Camp include a camel ride, ATV desert ride, boules and chess. Spend your evenings around the central fire pit and dining area where a four-course Moroccan and French fusion dinner is served by candlelight. Features: 5 Berber tents, dining tent, fire pit. Tent amenities: King size beds, blankets, en suite bathroom with shower and toilet, sun lounger, lanterns. Please note there is no electricity, so you may wish to take a torch.
Low season from £1895 per person
High season from £2095 per person
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*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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