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Morocco Encompassed Overview
Visit Morocco on an all-encompassing adventure from Casablanca to Marrakech.
Visit Morocco and discover this land of contrasts - sparkling coastlines, soaring mountains, lush valleys and the vast, unforgettable Sahara Desert. Travel in the footsteps of pirates, sultans and desert nomads, exploring the colonial architecture of Casablanca, the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis, the medieval city of Fes and the intricate clay architecture of the Ait Benhaddou Kasbah. Enjoy the warm local hospitality and embark on exotic adventures - riding a camel over Saharan dunes, hiking in the High Atlas Mountains and haggling for treasures in bustling souqs. Take an exhilarating journey to absorb the extraordinary sights of mysterious Morocco.
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Welcome to Morocco. Get acquainted with the distinct architecture and European flavour of Casablanca. Discover one of the world's largest mosques with the world's tallest minaret, or take it easy with a glass of sweet mint tea in one of the many cafes.
See monuments spanning the history of Morocco, including the delightful Kasbah des Oudaias, on a walk through Rabat's old quarter. Spend the night in the sacred hilltop town of Moulay Idriss. Once forbidden to non-Muslims, the picturesque medina offers an excellent insight into traditional Moroccan life.
Discover the Roman ruins of Volubilis before lunch in Meknes. In the historic city of Fes, explore winding alleyways, see the local tanneries and enjoy a sunset over the bustling medina.
Explore the medina or hike above the town for amazing views. Grab a dinner of fresh bread and fish in seaside Tangier.
Discover spectacular Moorish architecture and tropical gardens. Leave time to soak up the sights, sounds and smells of the colourful souqs of Marrakech.
Enjoy hikes and get acquainted with local customs in the stunning surroundings of the High Atlas Mountains.
Watch a golden sunset paint the graceful Ait Benhaddou kasbah in red hues.
Pay a visit to Project Horizon, an Intrepid-supported initiative that cares for locals with disabilities. Journey to Zagora - a small oasis town which is home to pottery workshops.
Travel along rugged and desolate mountain ranges to the town of Tamegroute. Head to the kasbah to admire colourful ceramics and perhaps pick up a souvenir. Embark on a camel ride across the Sahara and sleep under the stars.
Journey through the desert to the red-walled town of Taroudannt. Browse the souq overflowing with Berber wares.
Make the most of Morocco's coastal beauty and mellow vibe in Essaouria.
Return to Marrakech and perhaps indulge in a final feast with friends.
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