9 DAYS OF DISCOVERY IN MOROCCO
9 days | From $2169CAD* | October 6 to 14, 2018
From atop towering Moroccan dunes, peer across the sands to watch the sun rise over another
North African day. Experience such highlights during a nine-day adventure to the country’s top
spots. Discover the fresh cedar forests of the Atlas Mountains, meander the winding lanes of
old Marrakech, and ride into the desert on a 4x4. Meet musicians, Berbers, and artisans, and
soak up the exotic beauty of Morocco.
Escorted by Northstar Travel ,Associate Lynda Dennis firstname.lastname@example.org
9 DAYS | CASABLANCA TO MARRAKECH
OCTOBER 6 TO 14, 2018 | FROM $2169 CAD*
DAY 1 CASABLANCA
Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.
DAY 2 CASABLANCA/FÈS
Drive to the imperial city of Meknes for a guided tour of some
of its fascinating sites. Continue on to the ruins of Volubilis, the
best-preserved Roman ruins in Morocco. After the ruins it’s off
DAY 3 FÈS
Embark on a walking tour of the UNESCO World Heritage
site, the Medina of Fez, exploring the winding lanes, alleys,
tanneries and artisan shops. After, enjoy a G Adventuressupported
traditional tagine lunch at a cooperative that
benefits rural Moroccan women and children. This evening,
opt to have dinner and entertainment at a historic Riad.
DAY 4 FÈS/MERZOUGA
Travel through the Middle Atlas mountains to the
Sahara Desert, overnighting in a kasbah-style desert
hotel at the edge of the dunes.
DAY 5 MERZOUGA/TINGHIR
Explore the Sahara on a thrilling 4x4 dunes tour. Visit the
village of Khamliya where you will meet Gnaoua musicians
and learn about the history of their music in the Sahara
before enjoying a performance. Depart back through the
desert and visit local Nomads to learn about nomadic life
and share in some mint tea in one of their homes. Return to
our Auberge then transfer to Tineghir for the evening.
DAY 6 TINGHIR/OUARZAZATE
Visit Dades Valley then continue along the “Route of 1,000
Kasbahs” with an included visit to Kasbah Taourit. Opt to
visit a Berber herbalist in Ouarzazate.
DAY 7 OUARZAZATE/MARRAKECH
Visit Aït Ben Haddou Kasbah, a UNESCO World Heritage
site, then continue to Marrakech. Take some free time to
wander this incredible city. Opt to take a historical tour, visit
the Bahia Palace, Saadian Tombs, or wander the souks and
DAY 8 MARRAKECH
Take the morning to explore Marrakech, opt to take a city
tour or visit the markets. After, visit a historic Riad for a
hands-on cooking class from a master Moroccan chef, and
enjoy the lunch that you have prepared.
DAY 9 MARRAKECH
Depart at any time.