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7 Days: Casablanca, Rabat, Meknes, Fes, Marrakech
10 Days: Casablanca, Rabat, Meknes, Fes, Erfoud, Ourzazate, Marrakech

PhotoTour overview
The mystery and lure of this fabled kingdom begins in Casablanca and continues through the souks, dense winding kasbahs and entrancing architecture of fascinating cities including magnificent Marrakech. An extension is available exploring the road of 1,000 Kasbahs with the option of spending a night in a Bedouin tent.

Day 1 - Casablanca / Rabat
Morning arrival in Casablanca. Enjoy a tour of “The White City”, driving through the wide avenues and walking the narrow streets of the Medina. Visit United Nations Square, Habous district, Hassan II Mosque (outside) and Corniche Boulevard. Continue to Rabat, the capitol of Morocco. (D)

Day 2 - Rabat / Moulay Idriss / Volubilis / Meknes / Fes
This morning in Rabat, visit the Kasbah of Oudayas, Hassan Tower, the minaret of the great mosque, Mohammed V Mausoleum, the Medina, the Royal Palace, the city gates and Chellah Necropolis. Continue to Meknes, with a brief stop at Moulay Idriss, a sacred Islamic town and the Roman Ruins of Volubilis. Tour around Meknes, the “Moroccan Versailles,” before reaching Fes. (BD)

Day 3 - Fes
A full day tour of Fes, includes the medieval Medina and religious Islamic centers, Medersas, the Karaouine Mosque, the University, as well as the Nejjarin Fountain. Visit the famous souks (markets) of Fes. (BD)

*For those continuing on the 10-day tour, see the Kasbah Trail Extension.

Day 4 - Fes / Marrakech
Depart to Marrakech, heading across the Atlas Mountains traveling via Berber villages and small towns. (BD)

Day 5 - Marrakech
A full day tour of Marrakech, founded by the Almoravides dynasty at the end of the 12th century. Discover the souks and the Djemaa el Fna Square. Visit Saadyines Tombs, Menara and Agdal gardens, the Koutoubia, and the Bahia Palace. This evening, enjoy dinner at a typical Moroccan restaurant with an accompanying folklore show. (BLD)

Day 6 - Marrakech / Casablanca
Morning at leisure. Later travel to Casablanca where you may spend time shopping, walking or relaxing at the Corniche. (B)

Day 7 - Depart Casablanca
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight. (B)

KASBAH TRAIL EXTENSION

Day 4 - Fes / Erfoud
Depart by way of Atlas Mountain Berber villages and the ski towns of Ifrane and Azrou (which look more like Bavaria then Morocco!) to Erfoud, with stops in Midelt, Errachidia and Blue Meski along with way. (BD)

Day 5 – Erfoud – Rissani & Erg Chebbi
Morning at leisure. This afternoon excursion to Rissani to visit of the 17th century kasbah and the ruins of Ksar Abbar. In the afternoon switch to a 4WD vehicle to traverse the spectacular dunes of Erg Chebbi which were featured in the film Lawrence of Arabia. Experience a camel ride and spend time walking among the majestic dunes and witness the magnificent sunset. You have the option to stay out in the desert and spend the night in a Bedouin tent (additional cost). (BD)

Day 6 - Erfoud / Tinghir / El Kelaa / Ouarzazate
Travel to Tinghir via Tinejdad with its magnificent kasbahs. Visit the Todra Canyons and continue to El Kelaa through the Dades Valley. Travel the road of 1,000 Kasbahs to Ouarzazate. (BD)

Day 7 – Ouarzazate – Zagora & Draa Valley
Enjoy an excursion to Zagora, Draa Valley and the old Jewish village of Amzrou. Visit M’hamid, the last settlement before the Sahara. Return to Ouarzazate with a stop to view the sunset on the sand dunes at Tinfou. (BD)

Day 8 - Ouarzazate / Marrakech
Visit the kasbahs of Tiffeltout and Taourirt, and the fortified village of Ait Ben Haddou, the most spectacular fortress in the south of Morocco, before continuing to Marrakech though the Tichka Pass. (BD)

Day 9 - Marrakech
A full day tour of Marrakech, founded by the Almoravides dynasty at the end of the 12th century. Discover the souks and the Djemaa el Fna Square. Visit Saadyines Tombs, Menara and Agdal gardens, the Koutoubia, and the Bahia Palace. This evening, enjoy dinner at a typical Moroccan restaurant with an accompanying folklore show. (BLD)

Day 10 - Depart Marrakech
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight. (B)

             
    2017        
             
    7 Days Tour        
      First Class Deluxe
    Departs Sundays Dbl Sgl Dbl Sgl
    Jan - May $2,095 $2,830 $2,575 $3,750
    Jun - July $1,995 $2,680 $2,395 $3,395
    Aug - Nov $2,095 $2,830 $2,575 $3,750
    Dec $2,275 $3,095 $2,595 $3,850
             
    Solo Traveler Supplements: $1,150
             
    10 Days Tour        
      First Class Deluxe
    Departs Sundays Dbl Sgl Dbl Sgl
    Jan - May $3,350 $4,225 $3,750 $5,025
    Jun - July $3,175 $3,995 $3,475 $4,575
    Aug - Nov $3,350 $4,225 $3,750 $5,025
    Dec $3,525 $4,625 $3,850 $5,300
             
    Optional tent supplement $165 $275 $165 $275
             
    Solo Traveler Supplements: $1400
    * Supplements may apply May 5-20 & Nov 1-6
    * Travel must be completed within these seasonal date ranges - split season
    cost available upon request      
    * Holiday Supplements may apply    
             
    Hotels        
             
    Rabat        
    Sofitel Jardin Des Roses (F)
    Sofitel Rabat Jardin des Roses (D)
             
    Fes        
    Les Merinides (F)
    Sofitel Palais Jamai (D)
             
    Marrakech        
    Kenzi Menara (F)
    Sofitel Marrakech Lounge and Spa (D)
             
    Casablanca        
    Kenzi Tower (F)
    Sofitel Tour Blanche (D)
             
    EXTENSION        
             
    Erfoud        
    Palais du Desert (F/D)        
             
    Ouarzazate        
    Le Berbere Palace (F/D)        
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SITA Exclusive :
  • As a guest of SITA, you will receive a locally made handicraft souvenir to bring home from your trip.
Inclusions & Highlights:
  • Accommodations in your choice of first class or deluxe hotels
  • 7-day itinerary: 6 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 5 dinners
  • 10-day itinerary: 9 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 9 dinners
  • Arrival and departure airport transfers
  • Entrance fees
  • Local guide
  • (Kasbah Trail extension: Camel ride in Sahara Desert)
  • Join-in departure tour
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