From (AUD)$7,695
Days20
Airfares included
From the stunning High Atlas Mountains to buzzing medinas and the vast desert expanses, there is no doubt that Morocco is one of the most diverse and intriguing countries in the world. Explore the melting pot of African, Arabic and European cultures, stay in a traditional kasbah and visit a desert oasis town on this Moroccan small group tour.
Group Size — Max 20
Tips — Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, $200pp pre-paid
Transport — 4WD & Bus
No Hidden Extras
Admire Casablanca’s glittering Hassan II Mosque
Discover the former Portuguese port town of Essaouira
Visit the Berber villages of the Atlas Mountains
Explore the buzzing medinas of Marrakesh & Fez

Special Experiences

Tonight we’ll make our way through buzzing Jemaa-el-Fnaa Square to enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner.
Take part in a traditional calligraphy workshop with a local artisan.
Witness an incredible sunrise over the endless dunes of the Sahara Desert.
This morning we travel to the magical town of Chefchaouen, one of the prettiest in Morocco, washed in hundreds of shades of blue.

Itinerary Moroccan Discovery

Itinerary

Day

Inclusions Moroccan Discovery

Inclusions

Sightseeing

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Mesmerising Morocco

  • Stroll through Casablanca's bustling Central Market.
  • See the impressive Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca, the second largest mosque in the world.
  • Visit the Habous Quarter and browse the many artisan and bookseller stalls. 
  • Explore the resort town of Essaouira on the Atlantic coast and wander through its colourful kasbah.
  • Feel the buzz of Marrakesh's Jemaa-el-Fnaa Square walking through the stalls, snake-charmers and other entertainers on your way to dinner.
  • Visit the 16th century monument site of the Saadian Tombs in Marrakesh.
  • Explore the stunning Jardin Marjorelle, gifted to the city by Yves Saint Laurent.
  • See Marrakesh's 19th century Bahia Palace and Koutoubia Mosque, considered a masterpiece of Islamic architecture.
  • Take part in a traditional cooking class in a beautiful riad.
  • Wander through the streets of Ait-Ben Haddou, a World Heritage-listed city made famous by the 1962 film 'Lawrence of Arabia.'
  • Visit the majestic Kasbahs of Tifoultoute and Taoirt in Ouarzazate.
  • Stay in a traditional Moroccan guesthouse overlooking a palm grove in the oasis town of Skoura.
  • Explore Skoura with a sightseeing tour including the palm groves, the historical Amridil Kasbah and a local pottery.
  • Try your hand at Moroccan calligraphy in a workshop with a local artisan.
  • Visit the historical town of Boumalne.
  • Travel through the vast desert landscape to Merzouga. 
  • Stay in a traditional Kasbah in Merzouga, the gateway to the endless dunes of the Sahara Desert.
  • Watch as the dunes shimmer with the first rays of sunlight over the Sahara Desert - a truly magical experience! 
  • Experience the warm Moroccan hospitality with Moroccan Tea and spiritual Gnaoua music in the small village of Khamlia.
  • Enjoy lunch under the shade of palm trees in the Tissirdmine Oasis, a traditional artists' town.
  • Visit the quaint village of Midelt.
  • Awaken the senses navigating your way through the Medina of Fez el Bali, bursting with aromatic food stands, local craftsmen, workshops, mosques, schools and friendly locals.
  • Watch in awe as men standing in stone vessels filled with a range of colourful dyes, process the hides of sheep and goat in the ancient operation of tannery in Fez. 
  • Enjoy a day leisure to explore the treasures of Fez.
  • Take a scenic sunset walk up to Mt Zalagh for beautiful views over Fez.
  • Fall in love with Chefchaouen, spending two nights here and taking a walking tour of Morocco's magical blue city.
  • Walk the short trail uphill towards a stunning lookout point over Chefchaouen and surrounding mountains.
  • Explore Meknes, one of the Kingdom’s Imperial Cities. See the massive Bab el Mansour Gate and the Old Medina.
  • Visit the impressive archaeological site of Volubilis, once an important Roman city.

Travel

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  • Return economy-class flights from Australia to Morocco. Taxes included
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour
  • All touring in air-conditioned vehicles
  • Tipping Made Easy, $200pp pre-paid 

Accommodation

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  • 13 nights in 3-4 star hotels
  • 2 nights in a traditional Kasbah, Merzouga
  • 2 nights in a Moroccan guest house, Skoura

Meals

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  • 17 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 9 dinners, including group welcome and farewell dinners

Tour Guides

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  • English-speaking locally based tour director
  • English-speaking locally based guides

Porterage

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  • Porterage included where available

Some things to note

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Bunnik Tours has a small number of optional extras that may be available to you on your small group tour. These optional extras are based on special-interest activities that don't always appeal to everyone, meaning they're truly optional. To view our optional excursions in Europe click here.

Accommodation Moroccan Discovery

Accommodation

Odyssee Center Hotel

Morocco flag Casablanca

Set in the city centre of Casablanca, the Odyssee Center Hotel has continental breakfast and free WiFi. It features a restaurant, shared lounge and a bar. All rooms include a closet and a flat-screen TV. Rooms also come complete with a private bathroom equipped with a bath or shower and free toiletries. Some rooms also feature a seating area.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free Wi-Fi; fridge/minibar

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Le Medina Essaouira Hotel

Morocco flag Essaouira

Inspired by the magnificent Moroccan riads, the Médina Essaouira Hotel Thalassa Sea and Spa by MGallery is decorated in the traditional red of Mogador. Close to the sea, the medina and the port, this luxury 5-star hotel blends modernity with Moroccan style for a sophisticated stay. Relax in comfort in your room entirely furnished by Souiris craftsmen complete with bathroom decorated with white, blue or green Moroccan mosaics and a delightful view.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi; safe deposit box; outdoor swimming pool

Le Medina Essaouira Hotel image

Atlas Medina & Spa

Morocco flag Marrakesh

The Atlas Medina & Spa is a luxurious hotel set in the Hivernage Square, Marrakesh, only a short drive from the bustling Marrakesh Medina. The Medina & Spa is set amidst lush, picturesque gardens and boasts the finest of modern amenities to ensure every comfort of its guests. 

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi; safe deposit box

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Dar Panorama Guesthouse

Morocco flag Skoura

Dar Panorama is 37km from Ouarzazate on a hill overlooking the oasis town of Skoura. It offers a rooftop terrace with panoramic views of the Skoura Palm Groves and Atlas Mountains. A traditional Moroccan breakfast is prepared daily.

Facilities: free wifi (public areas); air-conditioning

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Kasbah Tombouctou

Morocco flag Merzouga

The unique location of the Auberge Kasbah Tombouctou hotel, being next to the Merzouga dunes, provides stunning views of the surrounding landscape. The hotel is situated within a palm grove – literally an oasis in the desert. The rooms are simply furnished with bright, earthy colours – a perfect complement to the surroundings. 

Facilities: air-conditioning; wifi; fridge/minibar; safe deposit box

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Barcelo Medina

Morocco flag Fez

The Barcelo Fez, in the imperial UNESCO World Heritage city of Fez, has been created as a haven of peace in the heart of the bustling Medina.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi; safe deposit box

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Hotel Parador

Morocco flag Chefchaouen

Located in the Chefchaouene Medina, Hotel Parador is set just a 2-minute walk from the Kasbah and a 5-minute walk from Ras Elma Waterfall. Guests can relax by the outdoor swimming pool on the sunbeds on the terrace.

Facilities: air-conditioning; flat-screen TV with satellite channels; mountain views and view of the old Medina

Please note: Due to the narrow streets of Chefchaouen the hotel we stay it is not reachable by coach, so we will need to walk approximately 20 minutes to get there. Your guide will arrange to transport your luggage there separately so there is no need for you to carry it. The hotel we use is basic but located right in the heart of the old city, making it a perfect location to self-explore and immerse yourself in this unique place.

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Hotel Le Diwan M Gallery

Morocco flag Rabat

This stunning property is located in the heart of the imperial city and is the perfect starting point for exploring Rabat's typical quarters and monuments. The Diwan boasts modern features with Moroccan touches, as well as 2 restaurants, a bar/lounge, well being centre and laundry service.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi; fridge/minibar; safe deposit box; tea & coffee making facilities

Hotel Le Diwan M Gallery image

Information Moroccan Discovery

Information

Let's Talk Fitness

 In the itinerary, this symbol indicates 2+ hours of walking, often across uneven ground and in areas of high altitude or heat and humidity.

At Bunnik Tours we don’t put specific age limits on our tours, but we also recognise some travellers may find our itineraries challenging.

We have a duty of care to all tour participants and the tour guides, so we do impose a firm policy on the level of fitness required by all our clients to attempt to ensure your safety and the safety of other travellers on our tours.

At Bunnik Tours our goal is for all our travellers to enjoy their tour, not struggle through it! Which is why we want to work with you to ensure you are on the best possible trip for your fitness level. We do reserve the right to refuse bookings if we feel that the requirements of the tour are too demanding.

Bunnik Tours are for independently minded travellers with good levels of mobility.

Our tours include:

  1. Generous amounts of free time
  2. Lots of walking
  3. Local and authentic experiences including various modes of transport and accommodation

In some regions travellers can also expect:

  1. Long days of travelling, at times on dirt and gravel roads in Africa
  2. Extended periods at high altitude (3,000-4,000 metres) in Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Ethiopia
  3. Extended periods of walking/hiking through humid forest areas in Rwanda, Guatemala, Mexico and Costa Rica
  4. Limited medical facilities in remote areas

Bunnik Tours travellers are required to at least:

  1. Be able to walk 2-3 hours on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid, on any given day
  2. Walk up multiple flights of stairs and short, steep hills
  3. Stand for 20 minutes without needing to sit down, often in hot/humid climates
  4. Carry their own luggage
  5. Get on and off various modes of transport without assistance, including small boats

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Dates & Prices Moroccan Discovery

Dates & Prices
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*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

Start Date End Date Tour Price
Per person
twin share
Status    
22 Oct 20
10 Nov 20
$7,695
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Additional Information

Tipping
Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, $200pp pre-paid
Taxes
Total cost includes - air taxes, $255
Single Supplement
From $1,475
Day/Date Variations
Due to airline flight schedules day of arrival and day of departure may vary depending on your city of departure
Taxes & Fuel Costs
Total cost includes air taxes. Taxes and fuel surcharges change regularly so above levies shown as a guide only
Visa Information

You may need to obtain visas for this tour. Please check with your travel agent for further details. For Australian passport holders you may wish to visit our Passports and Visas page here for indicative information on what may be required.

Terms & Conditions

All prices shown are per person based on twin share. Prices and itineraries correct at current time but are subject to change. Please call for more details. View our full terms & conditions here.

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