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Sea of Dunes

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A tour to discover the Imperial Cities of Morocco, with their majestic past and intriguing Arabic architecture, as well as its incredible deserts and mountains: Morocco is definitely a place to add to your bucket list!
Morocco
Cultural
Bespoke Ultra Small Groups (4-6 guests)

Highlights

Exploring the Sahara Desert and the breath-taking oasis of Dades Valley

Overnight in a desert luxury camp

Visit to the Gorges of Todra, among the most spectacular canyons in the world

Dinner at the nomad bivouac in the dunes

Immerse yourself in the ancient and magical atmosphere of Morocco: from Souks - traditional Moroccan markets - and exotic, delicious food to magnificent mosques, the incredible Sahara desert and the rugged mountain ranges with their impressive gorges... Morocco is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure waiting to be experienced.

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Included

3 nights in Marrakesh - 4* Hotel
1 night in Boumalne Dades - 4* Hotel
1 night in Merzouga - Luxury Tent
1 night in Zagora - 4* Hotel
1 night in Ouarzazate - 4* Hotel
Private return airport/station transfers
Air-conditioned deluxe motor-coach and 4-wheel drive
Daily breakfast
7 dinners
Guided visits in Marrakesh and Ourzazate
Tour escort during the tour

Itinerary

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Day 1
Marrakesh

Meet and greet assistance at the airport and transfer to the hotel. Balance of the day at leisure. 

Overnight in Marrakesh in a 4* Hotel.

Dinner at the hotel included

Dinner
Marrakesh
Marrakesh
Day 2
Marrakesh

After breakfast, departure to visit the city. You will see the most interesting places, such as Bahia Palace, Jardines de la Menara and La Koutoubia and the tour will finish at Jmaa El Fnaa Square, with free time to walk around the area. 

Overnight in Marrakesh in a 4* Hotel.

Dinner at the hotel included

Breakfast, Dinner
Marrakesh
The Bahia Palace
Day 3
Marrakesh → Dades

After breakfast, you will depart from Marrakech, bound for Ouarzazate, known as the gateway to the Sahara Desert, in a 4-wheel-drive. You will cross the High Atlas through Col du Tichka, located at more than 2000 meters height, and will stop in Ouarzazate for a visit of the town. Continue to the Dades Valley, known as The Valley of One Thousand Kasbahs and the most prominent of the oasis valleys that dominate southern Morocco. Visit the Gorges created by the Dades River and dine and stay at a Kasbah.

Overnight in Boumalne Dades in a 4* Hotel.

Dinner at the Kasbah included

Breakfast, Dinner
Marrakesh → Dades
The Sahara Desert in Morocco
Day 4
Dades → Todra → Merzouga

After breakfast, depart towards Merzouga via the Gorges of Todra, one of the most spectacular canyons in the world. After visiting this amazing naturalistic site, you will continue towards Erfoud, an oasis town in the Sahara Desert. You will finally reach the dunes of Erg Chebbi in Merzouga, final destination where you´ll stay at a desert luxury camp for the night. See the sunset among the dunes from your private Hayma: one of the most impressive visual experiences you may ever have. 

Overnight in Merzouga in a Luxury Tent.

Dinner at the nomad bivouac in the dunes.

Breakfast, Dinner
Dades → Todra → Merzouga
Gorge in Todra
Day 5
Merzouga → Zagora

Breakfast and departure to Taouz, a town very close to Algeria from where they take the road to Zagora bordering the entire border to reach mid-afternoon via Ouzina and Oumjrane. 

Overnight in Zagora at a 4* Hotel.

Dinner at the hotel included.

Breakfast
Merzouga → Zagora
Zagora desert
Day 6
Zagora → Ouarzazate

After breakfast, we farewell Zagora and depart to Ouarzazate, crossing the extensive palm trees of the Drâa area and the kasbahs that adorn it. Arrival in Ouarzazate and check-in at your Berber palace.

Overnight in Ouarzazate at a 4* Hotel.

Dinner at the hotel included

Breakfast, Dinner
Zagora → Ouarzazate
Ouarzazate
Day 7
Ouarzazate → Marrakesh

After breakfast, depart to Ait Benhaddou to admire this mesmerising UNESCO heritage site. Continue to Telouet along a road of breath-taking beauty, then descend by the Tizi n‘Tichka to Marrakech. Back in Marrakech we settle in our Riad and have a farewell dinner.

Overnight in Marrakesh at a 4* Hotel.

Dinner at hotel included.

Breakfast, Dinner
Ouarzazate → Marrakesh
Ait Benhaddou
Day 8
Marrakesh

After breakfast at the hotel, transfer to the airport for your departure.

Breakfast

Additional information

Official language
Arabic and Amazigh (Berber); French, Spanish
Currency
Dirham
Book now for 2021 & 2022
Book now for 2021 & 2022
7 nights
from AUD3,705
per person, twin share
Morocco
Marrakesh
Marrakesh
Cultural
Bespoke Ultra Small Groups (4-6 guests)
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