Premium Morocco Highlights

8 Days | Explore all of Morocco's many highlights

4.9 out of 5 based on 189 reviews submitted.
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Take in the rich history and diverse culture of Morocco on an eight-day Premium adventure. Marvel at the Mosque of Hassan II in Casablanca, discover the enchanting medina of Meknes, uncover ancient history at the Roman ruins of Volubilis, wander mazelike alleys in Fes el-Bali, relax in the lakeside settlement of Bin el-Ouidane and watch Djemaa el-Fna come to life in Marrakech. Experience life in the Middle Atlas Mountains, share stories and food with a local family in Fes, travel with a local leader and gain unrivalled insight into the Moroccan way of life.

Trip overview

Map of Premium Morocco Highlights including Morocco
Start
Casablanca, Morocco
Finish
Marrakech, Morocco
Theme
Explorer
Destinations
Morocco
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Style
Premium
Ages
Min 15
Group size
Min 1 - Max 12
Trip code
XMPM
This trip generates 58 kg of CO2-e per person per day.
We offset these emissions on your behalf. But we know that is not enough, so we also have a carbon reduction target.
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Why you'll love this trip
  • Get to the heart of the real Morocco as you travel with an experienced local leader, swap stories with the locals in Fes and visit a family in the Atlas Mountains.
  • Uncover the most impressive Roman ruins in Morocco during an Exclusive Experience at the World Heritage site of Volubilis, where you’ll enjoy a picnic lunch made with locally sourced ingredients.
  • Experience incredible beauty, world-class hospitality and panoramic views during your Feature Stay in Bin el-Ouidane, a tranquil lakeside retreat in the heart of the Atlas Mountains.
  • Taste the best of Morocco’s cuisine as you enjoy a meal at one of Casablanca’s best restaurants, eat pastillas with a local family (Exclusive Experience), make mint tea in the Atlas Mountains and take part in a tasting tour in Marrakech.
  • Morocco’s cities are sure to amaze as you marvel at the Mosque of Hassan II in Casablanca, dive into the heart of Fes’s medina and witness the evening transformation of Djemaa el-Fna in Marrakech.
  • By travelling on this trip, you’ll directly support our Intrepid Foundation partner, the High Atlas Foundation. Donations help manage their sustainable agriculture programs in Morocco's High Atlas Mountain region, which builds plant nurseries and provides skills training for locals.

Is this trip right for you?
  • Ramadan is an annual month-long festival, during which travel can be a rewarding cultural experience, however some regular services may not be available during the day, such as restaurants or cafes, and occasionally travel can be disrupted by events. Your leader will adjust the itinerary accordingly, but please consider this when selecting your travel dates. You’ll find dates and further information in the ‘Climate and seasonal information’ section of the Essential Trip Information.

Itinerary

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Inclusions

Meals

7 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinners

Transport

Private vehicle

Accommodation

Comfortable hotel (5 nights), Feature Stay (2 nights)

Premium Inclusions
  • Arrival airport transfer
  • Tipping for accommodation, activities and transport
  • Luggage transfer
  • Daily breakfast and signature local meal experiences
  • 24/7 on-ground support
Activities
  • Complimentary Arrival Transfer
  • Casablanca - Welcome Dinner
  • Casablanca - Hassan II Mosque
  • Meknes - Medina walking tour
  • Volubilis - Entrance and guided tour
  • Volubilis - Picnic Lunch
  • Fes - Home-cooked Pastilla Dinner
  • Fes - Funduk Nejjarine
  • Fes - Medersa El Attarine
  • Fes - Tea Break
  • Khenifra - Home-cooked lunch
  • Khenifra - Tea-making demonstration
  • Bine el Ouidane – Boat Trip with Picnic Lunch
  • Ouzoud - Ouzoud Falls
  • Marrakech - Palais Bahia
  • Marrakech - Djemaa El Fna tasting walk
  • Marrakech - Medina walking tour
Add on activities
  • Casablanca - The Medina and Beyond Urban Adventure - MAD700
  • Casablanca - Villa des Arts Gallery & Museum (entrance fee) - Free
  • Casablanca - Jewish Museum (entrance fee) - MAD50
  • Marrakech - Heart of the Atlas Mountains cycling day trip with lunch - MAD2000
  • Marrakech - Hot Air Balloon Ride - MAD2050
  • Marrakech - Imlil & Aroumd day trip - MAD1817
  • Marrakech - Asni & Ouirgane day trip with lunch - MAD1806
  • Marrakech - Tajine Cookery Class Urban Adventure. - MAD640

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Important notes

1. A complimentary airport arrival transfer is included; valid if you are arriving on Day 1 or if you have booked pre-tour accommodation through us. You must provide your flight details to your booking agent at least 14 days prior to travel.
2. A single supplement is available if you’d prefer not to share a room on this trip. The single supplement applies to all nights of your trip and is subject to availability. There are a limited number of single supplements available per trip departure. Please speak to your booking agent for further information.
3. For an itinerary that includes an additional stop in Essaouira, please see our 11-day Premium Morocco Highlights with Essaouira (XMPSC) itinerary.

Essential Trip Information

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Reviews

4.9 out of 5 based on 189 reviews submitted.
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DAVID · Traveled December 2023
Highly recommend the Premium Highlights tour of Morocco for a great way to experience Morocco in a small group. Met some wonderful people and saw some amazing places. First trip with Intrepid and enjoyed it tremendously!
Review submitted 22 Dec 2023

Tara · Traveled November 2023
This was my first Intrepid trip. I’d booked premium because I like to feel comfortable travelling and it completely exceeded my expectations. I’m naturally a bit of a nervous traveller and I felt completely safe. If you enjoy culture and scenery this is the trip for you!
Review submitted 03 Dec 2023

Meaghan · Traveled November 2023
Awesome tour! Lots of culture, good food, and great people.
Review submitted 27 Nov 2023

John · Traveled November 2023
Had a fantastic time with Youssef as our guide. Enjoyed every part of this trip and highly recommend.
Review submitted 01 Dec 2023

Greg · Traveled November 2023
I recently had the pleasure of joining an 8 day tour of Morocco from Casablanca to Marrakech via Fes. The timeframe was great for us. Accomodation was as expected for a premium tour, but the highlight was the knowledge given and interaction with our guide Samir. Highly recommended
Review submitted 18 Nov 2023
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