Marrakech Explorer

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8 Day Marrakech, Imlil, Ourika, Ouarzazate & Essaouira Tour

8 Day Marrakech, Imlil, Ourika, Ouarzazate & Essaouira Tour

Marrakech

This Private tour is suited to travellers who wish to immerse themselves in the beguiling Imperial city of Marrakech and to explore a variety of destinations beyond the city’s walls, without travelling long distances. It offers you a six-night stay in Marrakech with compelling day tours showcasing the diversity of the region and one overnight spent in the rural south.

Description

This is a Non-Desert Inclusive Tour and can be customised should you wish to extend your stay. Our ‘Beyond The City Walls Of Marrakech’ offers you the opportunity to travel North, South, East and West of the city. You visit daily the varied and diverse regions surrounding Marrakech returning each evening, all but one night, to your accommodation and to the nightlife of Marrakech.

While Marrakech itself is an Imperial, mystical, enchanting and beautiful city, beyond its bounds, lie a myriad of other attractions not to be ignored. The surrounding regions comprising Valleys, Mountains, Berber Villages, Gateways to the Desert, Morocco’s Hollywood Town, Ancient Kasbahs Medinas and Souks, North African Waterfalls, Medieval Fishing Ports, Artists Towns and time has forgotten communities are the additional Moroccan attractions you explore.

Two days & one night road trip south to traverse the High Atlas Mountains and explore the natural beauty of Southern Morocco’s oases Kasbahs and to life and culture as lived out with Marrakech Imperial city serves to enhance your stay.

Atmospheric accommodations, time to appreciate the rich experiences and exotica Marrakech has to offer, relaxed daily journeys to diverse and beautiful locations with an additional overnight spent in the rural South, await you on this considered tour.

Highlights

  • Souks & UNESCO Medina’s.
  • Mosaiced Moorish Architecture.
  • Unique Kasbah Bab Ourika.
  • Apothecary’s & Art Filled Gardens.
  • Essaouria Chill-Axed Coastal Town.
  • Remote Berber Mountain Villages.
  • Trekking In Tobukal National Park.
  • Plunge Pools & Ouzoud Waterfalls.
  • Sandcastle Kasbahs of the South.
  • High Atlas Mountain Road Trip.

Included

  • Services Of Morhara Throughout.
  • Airport Transfers.
  • Private Moroccan Multi Lingual Driver 8 Days.
  • Private A/C 4x4 Vehicle & Fuel.
  • Private Guide Fee Marrakech.
  • Private Hiking Guide Fee Imlil.
  • Private Guide Fee Essaouira.
  • All Accommodations.
  • All Breakfasts.
  • 5 Dinners

Excluded

  • Flights.
  • Lunches.
  • Dinner Days 4 & 7.
  • Entrance Fees.
  • Personal Drinks & Snacks.
  • Gratuities.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival Marrakech.

Welcome, Mrehba!

  • We meet with you at Menera Airport.
  • Transfer to your accommodation.
  • Today will be determined by your arrival flight.
  • 1 Overnight Accommodation Marrakech Including Dinner & Breakfast.

 

Day 2: Marrakech.

Full Day Guided Historic & Cultural City Tour

  • We meet with you at your accommodation 9.00am
  • Meet with your local professional Marrakech Guide.
  • Visit to iconic Yves St Laurent Majorelle Garden.
  • Admirative walk around Koutoubia Mosque & Gardens.
  • Visit to atmospheric Bahia Palace & Courtyards.
  • View the skilled artisan work at Saadian Tombs.
  • Visit to tranquil Ben Youseff Madrassa.
  • Lunch in the oldest Riad in Marrakech Medina.
  • Exploration of the Souks within the UNESCO Medina.
  • Return to your accommodation approx late afternoon/early evening.
  • 1 Overnight Accommodation Marrakech Including Dinner & Breakfast.

 

DAY 3: Marrakech To Imlil.

Walking Trek In Toubkal National Park.

  • We meet with you at your accommodation 8.30am
  • Scenic approx 1hr.30mins drive to Berber village of Imlil.
  • Panoramic views of Berber villages and Mount Toubkal.
  • Mount Toubkal is the highest peak in North Africa.
  • Meet with private local professional Hiking Guide at Imlil.
  • Approx 2hr walking trek before lunch.
  • Lunch is served in a Berber family home.
  • After lunch continue your trek for approx I -2hrs
  • Photograph & refreshment stops as you like.
  • Arrive at your accommodation Marrakech approx late afternoon.
  • 1 Overnight Accommodation Marrakech Including Dinner & Breakfast.

 

DAY 4: Marrakech To Ourika Valley.

Unique Gardens, Kasbah Hotel & Ourika Valley.

  • Relaxation in Ourika valley.
  • We meet with you at your accommodation 9.30am.
  • Approx 1hr drive to the green river valley of Ourika.
  • Garden visit filled with colourful art instillations.
  • Apothecary garden visit & unique outdoor herbal foot bath.
  • Visit a Berber family home for serving of mint tea.
  • Traditional tagine lunch in river setting café.
  • Choose a table situated in the shallow river bed.
  • Atmospheric drive to hilltop Kasbah Bab Ourika.
  • Refreshments In terraced gardens with panoramic views.
  • Arrive at your accommodation Marrakech approx late afternoon.
  • Photograph & refreshment stops as you like.
  • We haven’t included dinner tonight should you wish to visit a city eatery.
  • 1 Overnight Marrakech Including Breakfast Only.

 

DAY 5: Marrakech To Ouarzazate.

Road Trip To The Kasbah & Oases.

  • We meet with you at your accommodation 9.00am
  • Traverse the spectacular High Atlas Mountains & Tichka Pass.
  • Approx 4hr drive of a lifetime.
  • Optional visit to Argan Oil Co-Operative.
  • Visit to distressed but beautiful Kasbah Telouet
  • Explore UNESCO Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou.
  • Ait Ben Haddou is also an international film location.
  • An Optional visit to a Berber women's co-operative bakery.
  • Lunch at Telouet or Ait Ben Haddou area.
  • Optional camel ride in unique piste location.
  • Photographic & refreshment stops as you like.
  • Arrive Tamassint Oasis Ouarzazate approx late afternoon.
  • 1 Overnight Accommodation Tamassint Including Dinner & Breakfast.

 

Day 6: Ouarzazate To Marrakech.

Home Of The International Film Industry In Morocco.

  • We meet with you at your accommodation 10.00amOptional visit to the ‘Atlas Film Studios’.
  • Optional visit to Herbal & Spice Emporium Ouarzazate.
  • Photography stop at the sprawling Kasbah Taouririt.
  • Brazier Mountain Lunch In High Atlas Mountains.
  • Photograph & refreshment stops as you like.
  • Arrive Marrakech approx late afternoon / early evening.
  • 1 Overnight Accommodation Marrakech Including Dinner & Breakfast.

 

Day 7: Marrakech To Essaouira.

A UNESCO Atlantic Coast Town.

  • We meet with you at your accommodation 8.00am.
  • Scenic approx 3hr open plains & goat country drive.
  • Meet with private local Guide for a walking tour.
  • Explore the relaxed UNESCOl Medina and souks.
  • Visit a fish market to choose your catch of the day lunch.
  • Enjoy your choice cooked for you in a local restaurant/café.
  • After lunch optional free time on the beach or town.
  • Photograph & refreshment stops as you like.
  • Arrive Marrakech approx early evening.
  • We haven’t included dinner tonight should you wish to visit a city eatery.
  • 1 Overnight Accommodation Marrakech Including Breakfast Only.

 

Day 8: Airport Transfer to Marrakech Or Casablanca.

  • Today will be determined by your departure flight.
  • Allow 45mins to arrive at Menera Airport Marrakech plus min 2hrs 30mins before your flight.
  • Allow 3 hrs to arrive at Casablanca Airport plus min 2hrs 30mins before your departure flight.
  • We say our Goodbyes, Bislema!

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Additional Drop-off points

Ait Ben Haddou

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Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights

Start Point: Marrakech

End Point: Marrakech

Optional End Points: Casablanca

Summary Information

6 Nights Marrakech, 1 Night Ait Ben Haddou

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