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  • UNIGLOBE Action Travel presents… Highlights of Morocco 

    October 5 – 15, 2017
     
    Small Group Travel rewards travellers with new perspectives. With just 12-24 passengers, these are the personal adventures that today's cultural explorers dream of. 
    11 Days ● 18 Meals: 9 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 6 Dinners 
     
    Book Now & Save $200 Per Person:
    Regular Price
    Double $4,979; Single $5,929
    Our Price
    Double $4,779* Single $5,729
     
    For bookings made after Mar 06, 2017 call for rates.
    Included in Price: Round Trip Air from Regina Municipal, Air Taxes and Fees/Surcharges of $580 per person (subject to increase until paid in full), Hotel Transfers
     
     All Rates are Per Person and are subject to change, based on air inclusive package from Regina
     
  • Day 1

    Day 1: Thursday, October 5, 2017 Overnight Flight

    Day 1: Thursday, October 5, 2017 Overnight Flight

    Embark on an alluring Moroccan adventure overflowing with centuries-old customs and colourful culture.


    Day 2

    Day 2: Friday, October 6, 2017 Casablanca, Morocco - Tour Begins

    Your tour begins in Casablanca. Take a short drive to the city centre for a brief stop at the impressive Hassan II Mosque, a stunning, high-tech, architectural masterpiece. Arrive at your hotel and enjoy time to relax. Gather tonight with your fellow travellers for a welcome dinner at Rick’s Café, the mythical saloon from the 1942 film Casablanca. (D)


    Day 3

    Day 3: Saturday, October 7, 2017 Casablanca - Meknes - Fes

    Your first stop on today’s journey is the ancient imperial city of Meknes. Lush rolling hills studded with ancient olive groves await you in this cultural city, a UNESCO World Heritage site. After lunch, explore the port of Bab El Mansour and Bab El Khamis before continuing on to the ancient ruins of Volubilis. Uncover the well-preserved remains of Roman palaces, baths, soaring arches and magnificent mosaics. Tonight’s dinner features traditional Moroccan delights, prepared and served by the family who owns the riad where you are staying. (B, D)


    Day 4

    Day 4: Sunday, October 8, 2017 Fes

    Discover Fes, one of the holiest cities in the world. This enchanting city takes you back in time. Learn of its historical importance as a centre of government, philosophy, medicine and religion while on your fascinating panoramic tour, including the Medersa Bou Inania, built in 1325. See the Jewish Quarter, the city ramparts and the gates of the palace. Take to the streets for a walking tour in the Medina. Founded in the 9th century, it is home to one of the oldest universities in the world. Amid the cobbled alleyways of this ancient market you’ll see donkeys and mules laden with goods walking alongside buyers. Spend time at the famous leather tanneries, a honeycomb of vats exploding in an array of brilliant colour. (B)


    Day 5

    Day 5: Monday, October 9, 2017 Fes - Midelt - Erfoud

    Today you will learn about MonkeyWatch, a conservation program dedicated to protecting the Barbary macaques that thrive in the forests of Ifrane National Park. You will have the opportunity to feed these unique creatures. Continue on toward Erfoud, making a stop in Midelt. Your overnight is in a kasbah. (B, D)


    Day 6

    Day 6: Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Erfoud - Sahara Desert Expedition - Merzouga

    Your day begins at Erfoud’s fossil factory and museum where they turn fossil rocks into decorative items. Then, travel to the Saharaoui town of Rissani. Get a true taste of the region when creating homemade stuffed bread with potato, meat, onion and Moroccan spices. Jump into a 4x4 vehicle and make your way to various nomadic villages of the Sahara before arriving at the edge of the dunes. Pause to enjoy a cup of tea by the pool before boarding your camel for your ride to a nomad camp. Traverse the stunning fine sands of Merzouga as the red sun falls toward the horizon. Later, learn how to bake bread under the sand — nomad style. As night falls, listen to intoxicating Berber drum music and song during the traditional pouring of mint tea followed by a delightful Moroccan feast. Sleep in a luxury tent and experience an unrivalled sense of tranquility in the serene desert. (B, L, D)


    Day 7

    Day 8: Thursday, October 12, 2017 Boumalne du Dades - High Atlas Mountains - Marrakech

    Drive through the Valley of Roses, stopping en route at a local cooperative for coffee. Then, it’s on to the UNESCO World Heritage site of the Ksar Ait-Ben-Haddou, an impressive feat of Moroccan architecture. Continue along the High Atlas Mountains following the Tizi n’ Tichka Pass. This scenic route brings you through lush oasis valleys and past imposing mountains. Pause along the way at a Berber village before entering the exotic city of Marrakech. (B)


    Day 8

    Day 9: Friday, October 13, 2017 Marrakech

    Explore Marrakech and its ancient El Bahia Palace where today, a sentry of nesting storks stand guard. Enter the royal Saadian Tombs, explore the vibrant and historic Jewish Mellah, and see the majestic 12th-century Koutoubia Mosque. Tour the ancient city wall, passing by the Royal Palace and Marrakesh palm grove. Savour lunch in the home of a local expert and his family and get a true taste of Moroccan hospitality. Then, enter the 9th-century walled Medina and enjoy time to mingle with the locals as you shop at the ancient market. (B, L)


    Day 9

    Day 10: Saturday, October 14, 2017 Marrakech

    This morning, select the ingredients for your culinary workshop that takes place on the rooftop of the charming Kasbah Omar, located in the middle of the old Jewish Berber village. Join a Berber family in their home for a traditional cup of tea and a taste of the real Berber life. After lunch, experience another Moroccan tradition at a henna workshop. Afterward, meet an artist and discover some of her work before heading to the souk for last minute shopping. Tonight, join your fellow travellers for a farewell dinner. (B, L, D)


    Day 10

    Day 11: Sunday, October 15, 2017 Marrakech - Casablanca - Tour Ends

    A morning transfer brings you back to Casablanca to connect to your flight home. (B)


  • Immerse Yourself
    * Stroll through the cobbled alleyways of the ancient market of Medina.
    * Learn about MonkeyWatch, dedicated to protecting the Barbary macaques.
    * Experience a Moroccan tradition at a henna workshop.
    Must-See Inclusions
    * Explore Fes, one of the holiest cities in the world.
    * Board a camel to your nomad camp and overnight in the Sahara Desert.
    * Jump into a 4x4 and make your way to various nomadic villages.
    Culinary Inclusions
    * Make your own stuffed bread with potato, meat, onion and Moroccan spices.
    * Experience Moroccan hospitality during lunch with a local family.
    * Select your own ingredients before a culinary workshop

  • Based on space and availability
    Prices subject to change
    Minimum group number needed

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Starting price per person $4,979.00
Casablanca, Morocco
10 Days