Morocco Family Journey: Ancient Souks to the Sahara
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- No booking fees
- Cultural, religious and historic sites
- Booking Type Instant booking
- duration 9 days
- tour type Group Request as private
- age requirement 12-95 yrs
- max group size 20
- guiding method Fully guided
- Tour Code BM-23787
- Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
- Operated in English
- Explore a maze of narrow alleys in the walled village of Aït Ben Haddou.
- Learn to cook traditional Moroccan tagine.
- Discover a sea of sand on an expedition into the Sahara.
- Enter a world of color in the medina of Marrakech.
- Experience Morocco’s rich Amazigh (Berber) heritage.
Discover the magic of Morocco on a journey that takes you from bustling markets to soaring desert dunes. Meet enchanting musicians and storytellers steeped in Amazigh (also known as Berber) heritage, and try your hand at cooking up colourful local dishes. Hike past stunning rock formations, climb windswept sands, and uncover ancient secrets in green oases and grand palaces.
Day 1: Marrakech
Day 2: Marrakech/Ouarzazate
Day 3: Ouarzazate/Merzouga
Day 4: Merzouga
Day 5: Merzouga/Dades Gorge
Day 6: Dades Gorge/Aït Ben Haddou
Day 7: Aït Ben Haddou/Marrakech
Day 8: Marrakech
Day 9: Marrakech
- Hotels (8 nts)
8 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 5 dinners
Note: Allow USD180-235 for meals not included.
- Private air-con minivan/coach, 4x4 vehicle, walking
- 2 CEOs (Chief Experience Officers) throughout, local guides
- Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Sahara Dunes & Culture Excursion, Merzouga
- Your Family Journeys Moment: Atlas Film Studios Tour, Ouarzazate
- Your Foodie Moment: Tagine Cooking Class, Aït Ben Haddou
- Your Family Journeys Moment: Marrakech Henna Art Café Experience, Marrakech
- Arrival transfer
- Amazigh village visit and Amazigh pizza lunch
- Dades Gorge guided walk
- Visit Aït Ben Haddou
- Tagine cooking demonstration
- Walk in Djemaa el Fna square
- Marrakech medina guided walk including Saadian Tombs, Bahia Palace, souks and Jemaa el-Fnaa square
- All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
- Any international flights to/from Marrakech are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
- Travel insurance is not included in this Morocco Family Journey: Ancient Souks to the Sahara tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Morocco Family Journey: Ancient Souks to the Sahara tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.Payment
For any tour departures within 30 May 2023, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 30 May 2023, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.Travel Insurance
Morocco Family Journey: Ancient Souks to the Sahara tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.Visa
For this Morocco Family Journey: Ancient Souks to the Sahara tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.
You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on this tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.
This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:
- This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
- Elevated hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected.
- This tour requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before your departure day or have a negative PCR test within 96 hours before your departure day.
What do I need to travel to Morocco?
A visa is not required for a stay of up to 90 days. All passengers traveling to Morocco need to complete a health declaration form at least 72 hours before the flight. It is also advisable to check travel advisories or the nearest embassy and consulate regarding visa requirements before you travel.
How expensive is Morocco for travel?
The currency used in Morocco is the Moroccan dirham (MAD), and one MAD equates to USD 0.10, making it a fairly cheap country to travel in. The average hotel price in Morocco for a couple is MAD428 (USD 42), and daily meals average around MAD132 (USD 13). Local transport costs around MAD70 (USD 6.82), so a trip to Morocco for two people for one week would cost an average of MAD6,272 (USD 614)
How many days would I need to travel across Morocco?
Morocco is a country rich in culture and history, and if you want to see and experience everything this amazing country has to offer, you will need at least three weeks. If you have limited time, a week is plenty of time to travel from Casablanca to Marrakesh and take in some of the country's most iconic highlights.
What are some things I need to consider while traveling in Morocco?
Morocco is a highly conservative country, so it is important to dress appropriately. Cover your upper body and knees at all times. It is also important that you cover your head when visiting mosques. If you go shopping in morocco, do not hesitate to haggle. Haggling is an integral part of Moroccan culture and is expected in most places.