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Luxury

Colours of Morocco

Casablanca Return
11 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EULXM11
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation
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Trip Highlights

Local Medicine Guru

Head into the labyrinth of the Marrakesh souks and perhaps meet a guru who utilises ancient plants and remedies

The local side of Fez

During a tour of Fez, visit the local tanneries, souks, traditional potters and ceramists all showcasing their talents

Moroccan Tea Ceremony

Learn about traditional Moroccan tea during a ceremony

Your Vacation Includes

  • All-inclusive sightseeing in up to nine destinations
  • Small Group with no more than 19 other travellers
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in three locations
  • Expert APT Tour and Cruise Directors
  • 10 nights unique and authentic accommodation
  • Return airport transfers, port charges and tipping
  • Finest dining - a total of 19 meals

Map & Itinerary

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Africa Map EULXM11 2018

Casablanca Return

Designed Exclusively for APT guests
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

Choose from a variety of included dining options sure to tantalise the tastebuds of every guest

Arrive in Casablanca, where you will be met on arrival and transferred to your stunning five-star hotel. Tonight, the mythical saloon from the 1942 film Casablanca has been brought to life at Rick's Cafe, which provides the perfect setting to get to know your fellow travellers at your Welcome Dinner. Set in an old courtyard-style mansion built against the walls of the Old Medina of Casablanca, the restaurant – piano bar is filled with architectural and decorative details reminiscent of the film.

Stay: Two Nights: Sofitel Casablanca Tour Blanche

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  • Dinner

Your sightseeing begins with a fascinating guided city tour, taking in many famous sights including the Hassan II Mosque, the biggest outside of Mecca and houses Morocco's tallest structure, the 210-metre high minaret. Continue past a blend of French-colonial design and traditional Mauresque architecture to the Habbous District to explore its tiny squares and arcades. Afterwards enjoy the evening at leisure to perhaps try a local restaurant for dinner or relax and unwind at your luxurious hotel.

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  • Breakfast

After breakfast, depart for Morocco's capital Rabat, where you will enjoy an orientation tour. After lunch, continue to Meknes and visit the monumental gateway of Bab Mansour, which marks the entrance to the vast precincts of the imperial court and is the crowning jewel of Moulay Ismail’s architectural legacy. You will also visit the Heri el Souani Granary, which served both as a store for the 12,000 steeds in Moulay Ismail’s vast stables. Arrive in Fez in time for dinner at your sublime Riad, which offers a rooftop bar and extensive terraces.

Stay: Two Nights: Fez, Palais Amani

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

A sightseeing tour of Fez takes you to the Karaouiyine, an imposing mosque that houses a university that is considered to be one of the oldest, founded in the mid 9th century. You will also see the Bou Inania Madersa, a 14th-century religious college with wooden walls elaborately carved with Arabic calligraphy, as well as a beautiful minaret. In addition, see the local side of Fez, where you will discover the local tanneries, souks, traditional potters and ceramists all showcasing their talents. Continue to the Mellah, a Jewish quarter established in 1438.

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  • Breakfast

Travel to Erfoud via the mountains and the cedar woods of the middle Atlas. Along the way, pass by the ski resort town of Ifrane and the handicraft centre of Azrou. You will also learn about Moroccan tea during a ceremony. After crossing the Ziz Valley, arrive in Erfoud.

Stay: Erfoud, Hotel Chergui

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

As the locals do, head out on a camel ride to further explore this harsh, yet beautiful environment. Alternatively, embark on a 4WD tour to a nearby village and its oasis.


Transfer by 4WD to your luxury desert camp in the Merzouga Dunes, perfectly situated away from the crowds in the Erg Chebbi Desert. Enjoy traditional Moroccan cuisine for lunch at your desert camp.

Stay: Merzouga Dunes, Private Desert Camp, staying in luxury tents

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Head back by 4WD to Erfoud, before re-boarding your coach for Ouarzazate. Along the way, stop for lunch at stunning Todra Gorge, a canyon in the eastern part of the High Atlas Mountains. Afterwards, cross the Dades Valley, with hundreds of Kasbahs lining the landscapes. Later, arrive in Ouarzazate.

Stay: Ouarzazate, Hotel Le Berbere Palace

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Take a guided tour of Ouarzazate and visit the Film Studios, Taourirt Kasbah and the famous Ait ben Haddou Kasbah. Afterwards, traverse the Tizi n'Tichka mountain pass to Marrakesh, absorbing panoramic vistas along the way at an elevation of 2,260 metres. Later, arrive in Marrakesh.

Stay: Two Nights: Marrakesh, La Mamounia

Daily :
  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Head into the labyrinth of the Marrakesh souks with your guide, along with the opportunity to meet a local medicine 'guru', who utilises ancient plants and remedies.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Dining

Tonight, enjoy a special dinner at Chez Ali, including a Fantasia show, or dine at your hotel.


Enjoy a full day in Marrakesh. Commence with a guided city tour, taking in the Koutoubia Market.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Visit Bahia Palace, meaning brilliance, as well as the exceptional Majorelle Gardens, created by the renowned French painter Jacques Majorelle and since restored by Pierre Berge and Yves Saint Laurent. Otherwise, experience a cooking class in an ancient Riad, La Maison Arabe.


Choose your sightseeing. Afterwards, return to Casablanca, where you will enjoy a Farewell Dinner.

Stay: Sofitel Casablanca Tour Blanche

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Be transferred to the airport.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Luxury Desert Camp

Arrive at your luxury camp in the Merzouga Dunes, perfectly situated away from the crowds in the Erg Chebbi Desert

La Mamounia

Stay at this legendary palace that is part of the fabric of Marrakesh, as you experience Morocco's fine art of living

Palaid Amani

This opulent Riad provides superb dining and spacious accommodation, close to the Golden triangle in Fez

As a family-owned company, we take great pride in treating each and every guest as part of the family