Ladies Trip - Discovery of Morocco with National Geographics

Ladies Trip - Discovery of Morocco with National Geographics

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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 lynda@northstartravel.ca





MOROCCO JOURNEY

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

to Fes.

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

shops.

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.

Terms, conditions and restrictions apply; pricing, availability, and other details subject to change and/ or apply to US or Canadian residents. Please confirm details and booking information with your travel advisor.

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