Itinerary #1: Royal Morocco: A Luxury Journey
Experience Morocco's mesmerizing beauty and rich culture on this 10-day luxury journey, which includes stays at top-rated hotels, a visit to all four imperial cities, and a night in a luxury desert camp. Ideal for first-time travelers to Morocco seeking a blend of adventure and relaxation, this itinerary features a hot-air balloon flight, a camel ride in the desert, and a calming hammam experience. There's also time to stop by the "Blue City" of Chefchaouen, the fortified village of Aït Benhaddou, and the ancient Roman complex of Volubilis.
|Day 1||Arrive in Casablanca, Transfer to Rabat, Dinner at Villa Mandarine||Rabat|
|Day 2||Half-Day Guided Rabat Tour, Transfer to Chefchaouen, Photoshoot Experience||Chefchaouen|
|Day 3||Transfer to Fes via Volubilis & Meknes, Fine Dining at Riad Maison Bleue||Fes|
|Day 4||Half-Day Guided Fes Tour, Hammam Royal at Les Bains Amani||Fes|
|Day 5||Transfer to Merzouga via Erfoud, Camel Ride||Merzouga|
|Day 6||Desert Adventure in Erg Chebbi||Merzouga|
|Day 7||Transfer to Aït Benhaddou via Ouarzazate & Dadès Valley||Ouarzazate|
|Day 8||Transfer to Marrakesh, Free Time||Marrakesh|
|Day 9||Sunrise Hot-Air Balloon Ride, Half-Day Guided Marrakesh Tour||Marrakesh|
|Day 10||Depart Marrakesh|
Welcome to Morocco! Your adventure begins in Casablanca, and after a private city tour, you'll continue to Rabat and check into the lavish Hôtel La Tour Hassan Palace. Spend the following day visiting the Royal Palace, Hassan Tower, and the Andalusian Gardens before transferring to the "Blue City" of Chefchaouen for a sunset photoshoot experience. Next, stop by the Roman settlements of Volubilis and Meknes en route to Fes. Then, once you've settled into the 5-star Palais Faraj, treat yourself to dinner at the Riad Maison Bleue Restaurant and a relaxing afternoon at Les Bains Amani hammam.
Ready for more adventure, it's time to make your way to the Sahara Desert. Near Merzouga, switch from car to camel and continue to The White Camel, your elevated desert camp and the perfect base to explore Erg Chebbi by 4WD and dune buggy. Then, take in the grandeur of the Todra Gorge and Dadès Valley, stop by Ouarzazate, and spend a night in a 4.5-star riad in Aït Benhaddou on your way to Marrakesh. While your luxury trip may be winding down, you'll still find time for an exclusive hot-air balloon ride and to join a half-day tour before catching your flight home. Learn more
Itinerary #2: Morocco Luxury Escape: Marrakesh, Imlil, Agafay & Essaouira
Experience Morocco's elegance on this luxury tour featuring Marrakesh, Imlil, the Agafay Desert, and Essaouira. Ideal for those who appreciate the finer things and are interested in a more relaxed paced trip, you'll stay in 5-star hotels and resorts, partake in a private culinary class, and unwind with lavish spa treatments. In between, tease your daring side during a hot-air balloon ride and a trekking experience in the High Atlas mountains.
|Day 1||Arrive in Marrakesh, Dine at Chez Moha||Marrakesh|
|Day 2||Dar El Bacha Coffee House, Tour Marrakesh||Marrakesh|
|Day 3||Sunrise Hot-Air Balloon Ride, Le Jardin Secret & Dar Menebhi Palace||Marrakesh|
|Day 4||Transfer to Imlil & High Atlas Mountains||Imlil|
|Day 5||Berber Trails Walk, Dining at Tamadot Kasbah||Imlil|
|Day 6||Transfer to Agafay Desert via Ourika Valley, Camel Ride||Agafay|
|Day 7||Transfer to Essaouira, La Madada Dining Experience||Essaouira|
|Day 8||Tour Essaouira, Le Salon Oriental||Essaouira|
|Day 9||Private Cooking Workshop at Madada Atelier, Relax at So Spa||Essaouira|
|Day 10||Transfer to Marrakesh, Depart|
Upon landing in Marrakesh, you'll immediately be immersed in Morocco's luxurious side as you check into the prestigious Mandarin Oriental. Enjoy a memorable evening at Dine Chez Moha, then embark on a private half-day tour of Jemaa el-Fna and the Bahia Palace, soar above the red desert during a sunrise hot-air balloon ride, and meander through the perfectly detailed Le Jardin Secret (The Secret Garden). Next, trade in the buzzing city for two days in the High Atlas village of Imlil. You'll soak up the fresh mountain air during a hike in Toubkal National Park and reward weary legs with time at an upscale hammam spa.
Midway through your trip, you'll transfer to another one of Morocco's famed landscapes, the Agafay Desert, for an overnight at The White Camel and a camel riding experience. Rejuvenated from your time in nature, you'll be ready to set your sights on coastal Essaouira. After enjoying an evening relaxing at Heure Bleue Palais, a 5-star traditional riad, you'll dedicate the following days to Essaouira's warm culture. Meander through the Orson Welles Garden, join a cooking class at Madada Atelier and choose your treatment at SO Spa before transferring to Marrakesh to catch your onward flight. Learn more
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Itinerary #3: Luxury Adventure in Southern Morocco
Discover vast desert landscapes and picturesque peaks of the High Atlas mountains on this elevated adventure of Southern Morocco. This tour features Marrakesh, Merzouga, and Zagora, ideal for those looking to immerse themselves in remote villages, learn about local culture, and meander through extravagant gardens. Along the way, spend nights in a luxury desert camp, a prestigious palace hotel, and traditional kasbah accommodations.
|Day 1||Arrive in Marrakesh, Dinner at La Mamounia's Le Marocain||Marrakesh|
|Day 2||Tour Marrakesh & the Secret Garden, Dining at Dar Yacout||Marrakesh|
|Day 3||Transfer to Skoura via Aït Benhaddou & Ouarzazate||Skoura|
|Day 4||Transfer to the Sahara Desert, Camel Ride & Luxury Desert Camp||Merzouga|
|Day 5||Desert Adventure in Erg Chebbi||Merzouga|
|Day 6||Transfer to Zagora||Zagora|
|Day 7||Meet Locals by Bike, Tamegroute Pottery & Desert Wonders||Zagora|
|Day 8||Transfer to Ourika, Beldi Spa||Ourika|
|Day 9||Nectarome Gardens, Ourika Souk, Transfer to Marrakesh||Marrakesh|
|Day 10||Depart Marrakesh|
Begin your adventure in Marrakesh, where any jet lag will quickly disappear while you relax at the prestigious La Mamounia, dine at the time-tested Le Marocain, and wander through the Secret Garden. Settled in, it's time to head to the mighty High Atlas mountains. Stop to explore Aït Benhaddou's ancient passageways and tour a movie studio in Ouarzazate before arriving at your beautiful hotel in Skoura. Enjoy a relaxing evening as you venture into the vast Sahara the following morning, first by car and then by camel, until you reach your luxury desert campsite at The White Camel.
After two days of unique desert activities, including a visit to a Gnawa family in Khemliya and quad biking down dunes, your journey continues to Zagora. Get to know this story-filled desert town as you meet local farmers while on a biking adventure, and rejuvenate during a two-night stay at the luxury Dar Hnini Kasbah. Next is a transfer to Ourika, where you'll delight in a treatment of your choice at Beldi Spa and roam among aromatic plants at Nectarome Gardens. Then, return to Marrakesh and squeeze in a trip to Jemaa el-Fna Square and the Royal Palace before catching your onward flight. Learn more
Itinerary #4: Sea Breezes & Coastal Luxury in Morocco
Wind your way down Morocco's colorful coast on this luxury itinerary crafted especially for travelers seeking a blend of beach time and city tours, topped with stays in lavish accommodations. Starting in Tangier, you'll dive well into the past during a visit to the Caves of Hercules, then spend two days in the lesser-known coastal gem of Oualidia learning about the region's focus on sustainability. Other highlights include a kitesurfing lesson in Essaouira, a luxury dining experience at La Madada, and time at a hammam retreat in Marrakesh.
|Day 1||Arrive in Tangier, Café Hafa||Tangier|
|Day 2||Tales of Tangier Tour, Hercules Caves||Tangier|
|Day 3||Transfer to Rabat, Half-Day Guided Tour, Dinner at La Tour Hassan Palace||Rabat|
|Day 4||Transfer to Oualidia via El Jadida, Dine at La Table de La Sultana||Oualidia|
|Day 5||Oualidia's Fauna, Flora & Sustainability, Weekly Market, La Sultana Spa||Oualidia|
|Day 6||Transfer to Essaouira||Essaouira|
|Day 7||Tour Essaouira, Kitesurfing at Sidi Kaouki, La Madada Dining Experience||Essaouira|
|Day 8||Transfer to Marrakesh, Dine at L'Italien||Marrakesh|
|Day 9||Tour Marrakesh, Hammam Retreat, Fine Dining at Le Palais Soleiman||Marrakesh|
|Day 10||Depart Marrakesh|
Your journey kicks off in Tangier, where you'll get to know the city's vibrant personality while embarking on a private tour, complete with a trip to the Caves of Hercules. Then, venture down Morocco's west coast to Rabat, and after checking into one of the city's most prestigious hotels, the Hôtel La Tour Hassan Palace, you'll spend the evening dining at its Michelin-starred restaurant. Continuing south, you'll arrive in Oualidia, known for its tranquil lagoon and pristine beaches. While here, learn how La Sultana Oualidia, your accommodation, blends sustainability and luxury during a behind-the-scenes experience.
Back on the road, you'll soon arrive in the charming coastal town of Essaouira. Refresh at the 5-star Hotel Le Medina, then choose between an afternoon at the beach or an exciting wander through the city's bustling souks. Spend the following day touring the city, joining a kitesurfing lesson at Sidi Kaouki Beach, and delighting in a luxury dining experience at La Madada before heading to Marrakesh. While using the historic yet fantastic La Sultana Marrakech as your base, you'll roam through the buzzing medina alongside a guide and celebrate the end of a great adventure dining at La Palais Soleiman. Learn more
Itinerary #5: Luxurious Honeymoon in Northern Morocco
Carefully designed to highlight Morocco's romantic sites, this luxury honeymoon promises a unique blend of comfort, adventure, and world-class cuisine. With two days each in Tangier, Chefchaouen, and Meknes, there's plenty of time to enjoy one another's company while relaxing at elegant accommodations, indulging in spa treatments, and dining at upscale restaurants. Plus, with private city tours, a sunset photoshoot experience, and a traditional henna party on the agenda, you'll also leave with plenty of lifelong memories caught on camera.
|Day 1||Arrive in Tangier, Romantic Dining at Villa Josephine||Tangier|
|Day 2||Tales of Tangier Tour, Caves of Hercules, Café Hafa||Tangier|
|Day 3||Transfer to Chefchaouen, Self-Guided Walk||Chefchaouen|
|Day 4||Guided Hike to Akchour Waterfall, Photoshoot Experience||Chefchaouen|
|Day 5||Transfer to Meknes via Volubilis, Dining at Restaurant L'Oliveraie||Meknes|
|Day 6||Meknes City Tour, Food & Wine Pairing Masterclass, Olive Oil Tasting||Meknes|
|Day 7||Transfer to Fes, Fine Dining at Riad Maison Bleue Restaurant||Fes|
|Day 8||Tour Fes, Hammam Spa Experience||Fes|
|Day 9||Transfer to Rabat, Half-Day Guided Tour, Traditional Henna Party||Rabat|
|Day 10||Transfer to Casablanca, Depart|
Straight off the plane in Tangier, delve into Morocco's romantic side while settling into the 5-star Villa Josephine and delight in a free evening to roam the estate and dine on a terrace overlooking the sea. Rested, get to know the city's unique cultural heritage during a private tour of Grand Socco Square and the Mendoubia Gardens. A transfer to Chefchaouen is next on the agenda. After enjoying quality time relaxing at Lina Ryad & Spa, you'll lace up your sneakers for a hike to Akchour Waterfall. Before leaving town, dress in your finest for a romantic sunset photoshoot tour.
Transfer to Meknes next, where the elegant Château Roslane and dinner at Restaurant L'Oliveraie await. The romance continues the following day with a food and wine pairing class and an olive oil tasting. Then, transfer to Fes for two days of unwinding at your accommodation, the 5-star Hotel Sahrai, touring the city's highlights, and relaxing at Hammam Mernissi. Before toasting to a memorable honeymoon, you'll devote an evening to learning the art of henna in Rabat and, if time allows, visiting Casablanca's Hassan II Mosque. Learn more
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