BIG SOUTH & KASBAHS MOROCCO COACH TOUR - 8 days / 7 nights

MOROCCO COACH TOUR - BIG SOUTH & KASBAHS TOUR - 8 days / 7 nights

March - October 2020

Day 1  Saturday                     ARRIVE MARRAKECH

Marrakech airport arrival transfer, then check in to your accommodation. (D)

 

Day 2  Sunday                       MARRAKECH

The whole day will be devoted to the discovery of Marrakech. “The pearl of the south” is the second oldest imperial city. Sightseeing includes the Saadian Tombs, the Koutoubia Tower, the Bahia Palace, and the Menara Gardens, Free time for lunch. In the afternoon, explore the colourful souks and the wonderfully atmospheric Djemaa El Fna Square with its magical sights and sounds including snake charmers, jugglers, acrobats, storytellers, pickpockets and even dentists. Djemaa El Fna is special!! (B)
Optional:Enjoy a fun dinner and show under Caidal tents at the famous restaurant "Chez Ali Fantasia" where you can enjoy live folklore bands, dancers and spectacular horsemen from different Moroccan regions.
 

Day 3  Monday                      MARRAKECH / AIT BEN HADDOU / BOUMALNE

Your 4WD departs for Ouarzazate via Taddert and the Tizin Tichka Pass (2260m Altitude). Continue to Kasbah Telouat and then visit the world heritage site of Ait Ben Haddou with its ancient Kasbah – now a major film location for movies such as Lawrence of Arabia, Romancing the Stone, the English Patient and Gladiator due to its authentic historical appearance. After free time for lunch, continue to Boumalne. (B,D)
 

Day 4  Tuesday                     BOUMALNE / TINGEHIR / ERFOUD

Depart via the spectacular Dades Valley with its palm groves – this is the route of “1000 Kasbahs”. Then onto the Todra gorge, keep your camera close for spectacular scenery including steep walls over 300 meters high which appear to have been slashed from a fairy-tale landscape, free time for lunch. Next is Erfoud, a major date growing region located on the edge of the mighty Sahara. (B,D)
Optional: A 4WD excursion with Bivouac in the Erg Chebbi Dunes at Merzouga provides the chance to experience a spectacular sunset or sunrise in the mighty Sahara.
 

Day 5  Wednesday                ERFOUD / ALNIF / ZAGORA

Today, depart for Zagora passing by Alnif and Tazzarine through the Sargho Mountain. Free time for lunch on your own, and then continue onto Zagora. (B,D)
 

Day 6  Thursday                    ZAGORA / OUARZAZATE

After breakfast visit Zagora with the sandy dunes of Tinfou and the ancient Koranic Library at Tamgroute. Free time for lunch, and then depart for Ouarzazate via the Draa Valley and Agdz. Accommodation in Ouarzazate. (B,D)
 

Day 7  Friday                         OUARZAZATE / MARRAKECH

The morning is devoted to visits in Ouarzazate including Tifoultout and Taourirt Kasbahs. After free time for lunch you will return to Marrakech. (B,D)

 

Day 8  Saturday                     DEPART MARRAKECH

Departure transfer to Marrakech Menara airport. (B) END OF TOUR
 
2020 Departure Dates
Saturdays
Per Person
in Double / Twin Room
Per Person
in Single Room
March: 7, 14, 21, 28
April: 4, 11, 18, 25
May: 2, 9, 16, 23
September: 19, 26
October: 3, 10, 17, 24
AU$1515 AU$1870
June: 6
AU$1290 AU$1620
June: 13, 20, 27
July: 4, 11, 18, 25
August: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
September: 5, 12
AU$1405 AU$750
Supplement:
  • Full board supplement (6 lunches) / AUD200 per person, includes dinner at Chez Ali on day 2
  • Merzouga excursion & bivouac / AUD110 per person – minimum 2 pax – Single supplement AUD45
Regular guaranteed departure coach tour by air-conditioned vehicle with multilingual escorts/guides.
(B/L/D) = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Seasonal supplements may apply

Departure guaranteed with a minimum of 4 participants

4* Tour Hotels used or similar: Marrakech – Atlas Asni (2 nights); Boumaine – Xaluca Dades (1 night); Erfoud – Belere (1 night); Zagora – Reda (1 night); Ouarzazate – Kenzi Azghor (1 night)

Tour Include: Welcome and assistance at Mohamed V airport; Half board accommodation at the selected hotel or similar; (B-Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner (drinks not included); Transportation with a deluxe vehicle according to the number of participants & by land rover (4WD) from day 3 to day 7*; Multilingual tour escort / guide throughout the tour; Portage of luggage, at the airport and hotels; Entrance fees to the monuments as mentioned above; Tips in hotels and restaurants

Additional Information: Passport details are required in advance

Generally, coach tours in Spain, Portugal & Morocco use local guides in cities and destinations visited. Tours are also normally accompanied by a multilingual tour escort unless they are specifically listed as only ‘English Speaking’. Your tour may comprise a combination of tours and other participants in your tour may be going to or leaving for other destinations. Your tour escort may also change during the course of your program. Your fellow travellers could be from all over the world, speaking various languages. Tour information and descriptions will be given in English, and possibly French and other language(s) depending on those spoken by tour participants.

For further tour information or to book a tour, please contact Timeless Tours.

  • We reserve the right to change all prices and programs without notice
  • All prices are per person unless otherwise stated
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