Lighting fixtures and leather jackets at the Marrakesh market
Marrakech Souk

Ring in 2019 in the Sahara Desert! Join us on an amazing 10 day trip to discover some of the best Morocco has to offer! Explore the historic Fes medina, enjoy a wine tasting in a beautiful vineyard, and take a camel trek into the desert for the party at a luxury camp. 

 

Details

Dates: December 26, 2018 – January 5, 2019

Itinerary

December 26 – Fly out of Boston/NYC in the evening on an overnight flight

December 27 – Arrive in Casablanca. Meet your driver, enjoy lunch in Rabat, and then visit the Hassan Tower. Continue on to Fes. Overnight in Fes.

December 28 – After breakfast, guided tour tour of the labyrinthine markets. Overnight in Fes. December 29 – Day trip to Meknes. Enjoy a tour of Morocco’s premier winery with a tasting and lunch. Return to Fes for a free afternoon. Overnight in Fes.

December 30 – Begin the journey south over the Atlas Mountains, with stops in Azrou to visit some monkeys, Zaida for lunch, and over the mountains to take in the stunning views. Arrive in Merzouga for a late dinner. Overnight in Merzouga.

December 31 – End 2017 with an excursion into the Sahara Desert! Begin with a quad excursion into the dunes, followed by an SUV tour. In the afternoon, take a camel trek to the camp, where you will ring in the New Year.

January 1 – After returning from the desert, travel west to Boumalne Dades. After checking into your kasbah, enjoy a hike through the nearby Rose Valley. Overnight in Boumalne Dades.

January 2 – Continue west, making a stop in Ouarzazate to tour the Atlas Film Studios. Continue on to Marrakech, where you will have a free evening to explore the Jemaa el Fna square or take advantage of the nightlife. Overnight in Marrakech.

January 3 – Morning guided tour of Marrakech, with a free afternoon. Overnight in Marrakech.

January 4 – Enjoy a free day to continue to explore Marrakech, or take an optional day trip to Essaouira. Overnight in Marrakech.

January 5 – Head north to Casablanca to tour the famous Hassan II Mosque. Enjoy a Moroccan family meal before transfer to airport for flight home.

Cost: $3336*,

Includes: Round trip airfare from BOS/JFK and Casablanca, ground transportation via mini bus, 9 nights accommodations in four star hotels/riads with breakfast, 3 dinners, 8 lunches, entrance fees, and professional guides.

Payments: $300 paid by April 30, $1,000 second payment paid by June 1, balance due by November 10. *Price based on double occupancy. $300 single supplement fee apply

 

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