11D8N WONDER OF MOROCCO WITH DESERT SAFARI
Morocco is a popular tourist destination in North Africa known for its rich history, diverse culture, and stunning landscapes. Visitors can explore historical and cultural attractions like Marrakech's bustling souks and Rabat's historical sites. The country's architecture is a marvel, seen in landmarks like Fes' Medina and Marrakech's palaces. The Sahara Desert offers unique experiences, including camel rides and desert camps. The Atlas Mountains provides excellent hiking opportunities and a glimpse into Berber culture. Coastal cities like Casablanca and Essaouira offer beautiful beaches and fresh seafood. Moroccan cuisine is renowned, and festivals like the Fes Festival and Marrakech International Film Festival showcase the country's vibrant traditions. Morocco's blend of history, culture, natural beauty, and warm hospitality make it an appealing destination for travellers.
DAY 1 SINGAPORE – CASABLANCA (Meals on board)
Depart from Singapore Changi Airport for your flight to Casablanca.
DAY 2 ARRIVAL IN CASABLANCA (Meals on board/Dinner)
Once you land in Casablanca, meet and greet by our friendly guide. Transfer to the hotel, check in rest of the day after a long flight. Our guide will bring you for dinner at the local restaurant in the evening. After dinner, transfer back to hotel & rest.
Accommodation: 5* Kenzi Tower or similar
DAY 3 CASABLANCA > RABAT (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Enjoy a fulfilling day in Casablanca, Morocco's largest city. Start with a city tour, exploring attractions like Bab Marrakech, Aïn Diab Corniche, the central market, Habous quarter, and the impressive Hassan II Mosque. After a delicious lunch, travel to the capital city of Rabat. Discover the El Mechouar Palace, Royal Palace, Hassan Tower, Kasbah Ouddayas, and the Mausoleum of Mohamed V. Take some free time to explore the lively souks and bazaars in Rabat's old medina. End the day with a delightful dinner and a relaxing transfer to your hotel.
Accommodation: 5* The View Hotel or similar
DAY 4 RABAT > CHEFCHAOUEN (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
After a satisfying breakfast at your hotel, embark on a transfer to the enchanting city of Chefchaouen, known as "The Blue City." Upon arrival, immerse yourself in the beauty of this captivating destination. Explore the medina, with its iconic blue-washed walls, and experience the serene atmosphere created by the town's Jewish immigrants. Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the charming streets, away from the bustling cities of Marrakech, Rabat, and Fez. Discover the local waterfall, a gathering place for residents seeking respite, conversation, and even a spot to wash their laundry. Climb to the ruins of an ancient mosque for panoramic views of the medina and admire the well-preserved Kasbah. Conclude the day with a delicious dinner before retiring to your hotel for a restful evening.
Accommodation: 5* Vancii hotel 4 SUP or similar
DAY 5 CHEFCHAOUEN > MEKNES > FES (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Embark on a journey from Meknes to Fès, starting with a breakfast at your hotel. Explore Meknes, an imperial city with a rich history and impressive walls. Marvel at the UNESCO-listed medina and the remains of the royal palace. Admire the grandeur of Bab Mansour, one of the world's most beautiful gates. Visit the Sultan's Mausoleum and immerse yourself in the city's regal ambiance. After a delicious lunch, venture to the captivating Roman ruins of Volubilis, the largest archaeological site in Morocco. Discover the triumphal arch, capitol building, and House of Bacchus that showcase the city's splendor. Explore Moulay Idriss Zerhoun, an important pilgrimage town with the tomb of its founder. Enjoy the town's picturesque setting and transfer to Fès for a delightful dinner. Rest and relax at your hotel after a day filled with cultural and historical experiences.
Accommodation: 5* Merinides or similar
DAY 6 FES (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Embark on a city tour of Fes, a city rich in history and known as the country's artisan center. Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Medina of Fes, dating back to the 9th century and home to the world's oldest university. Visit major sites such as the Attarine Medresa, Qaraouiyine Mosque, Moulay Idriss Mausoleum, Souk Nejjarine, and the Hebrew district Mellah. Enjoy free time to wander the narrow alleys of the old town and soak in the vibrant atmosphere. After a delightful dinner, return to your hotel for a well-deserved rest.
Accommodation: 5* Merinides or similar
DAY 7 FES > ERFOUD > MERZOUGA (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
After a delightful breakfast at your hotel, embark on a scenic journey to Erfoud. Admire the picturesque cedar forest and traverse the majestic Middle Atlas Mountain range. Make a stop in the mineral mining city of Midelt for a delicious lunch. Arriving in Erfoud, prepare for an exciting 4X4 excursion to the enchanting desert of Merzouga. Experience the thrill of riding a camel and enjoy a mesmerizing sunset over the golden sand dunes. Glide on a sand boat and immerse yourself in the serene beauty of the desert. Indulge in a delightful dinner and relax at the camp, surrounded by the tranquillity of the desert.
Accommodation: 5* Luxury Camp Chebi (Desert Camp) or similar
DAY 8 ERFOUD > OUARZAZATE (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
After a decent breakfast at your hotel, embark on a captivating journey from Erfoud to Ouarzazate. Along the way, make a stop at the stunning Todra Gorge and marvel at its impressive rock formations. Enjoy a satisfying lunch before continuing your drive to Ouarzazate. Before reaching your destination, visit the beautiful oasis of Skoura and explore its expansive and enchanting surroundings. Finally, transfer to your hotel for a delightful dinner, check-in, and rest, reflecting on the memorable experiences of the day.
Accommodation: 5* Ksar Ighanda (Riad Stay) or similar
DAY 9 OUARZAZATE > MARRAKECH (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
After a delicious breakfast at your hotel, embark on a remarkable journey to Marrakech via the breathtaking Ksar of Ait Ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Centre known for its film-worthy beauty. Traverse the stunning Tizi n'Tichka mountain pass and soak in the panoramic views. Arriving in Marrakech, enjoy free time to explore the city at your leisure or relax at your hotel. In the evening, savor a delightful dinner at a local restaurant. Return to your hotel for a restful night, reflecting on the memorable experiences of the day.
Accommodation: 5* Movenpick or similar
DAY 10 MARRAKECH CITY TOUR > DEPARTURE TO SINGAPORE (Breakfast/Lunch/ Meals on Board)
Embark on an early city tour of Marrakech, starting with a visit to the impressive 12th century Koutoubia Mosque. Explore the stunning El-Bahia Palace, the Saadian Tombs, and the fascinating ruins of El Badi Palace. Enjoy an early lunch before concluding your tour and transferring back to the airport in Marrakech or Casablanca for your return flight home. Reflect on the enriching experiences and captivating sights you encountered during your time in Marrakech.
DAY 11 ARRIVAL IN SINGAPORE (Meals on Board)
You will be transiting in Istanbul & flight will be touching down Changi Airport
Please note: This itinerary is designed to give you an idea of what to expect on the tour but is not set in stone. What we actually do on a given day is flexible and can be tailored based on the interests of the group.
This itinerary and its package inclusions might be changed later in time, subject to availability.