Let the beauty of Marrakech charm you.
If you happen to be planning a trip to Morocco, you cannot miss out on Marrakech, as in you would be missing on a city with endless action..
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||New York or Washington or Miami to/from Casablanca|
|WEAR||Dress is casual throughout the country. In the winter visitors should pack a light coat or raincoat. In the spring and summer lightweight clothes should be worn.|
|DATES||Sep – Apr|
Marrakech - Meet Your Tour Guide
Depart for the monuments of Marrakech with visits to the 16th century grandiose saadien tombs, the bahia palace, a splendid example of Moorish Andaloussian architecture, and finally the Dar Si Said Palace, now a museum of southern crafts. In the afternoon we visit the beautifuls, exotic garden created in 1930 by painter Louis Majorelle and, within it Yves Saint Laurant Musuem of Berber art. Later, visit the word famous Djemaa El Fna, a spectacular open theatre with story tellers, fire-eaters, snake charmers and palm-readers. ( Tichka /Marrakech )
Breakfast drive to Ourika valley with many Berber villages camouflaged into the surrounding hillside. Villager potters display their wares along the roadside. We will visit a Berber family to enjoy with her member a cup of Moroccan mint tea. Return to Marrakech and enjoy free time to explore and shop on your own. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Marrakech ( Tichka /Marrakech )
Depart this morning for Essaouira, a picturesque port of an 800-year-old city, which shows traces of Iberian influence in its forts and towers. We suggest you have lunch outdoors’ at Chalet de la Place, seafood dishes are highly recommended optional.It might be fun to visit theantique woodcarving souk along the rue Sqala, where small shops are built into the ramparts and feature items made of this wood , a type of scrub oak that grows in the Atlas Mountains. This is also the area of the boat builders. Return to Marrakech ( Tichka /Marrakech)
Marrakech - Back Home
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport and assisted with customs for your return flight home