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Luxury

Colours of Morocco

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

Trip Highlights

Moroccan Tea Ceremony

Learn about traditional Moroccan tea during a ceremony.

Majesty in Marrakesh

During a guided tour, head into the labyrinth of Marrakesh souks and visit a local medicine 'guru'.

The local side of Fez

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

Your Vacation Includes

  • Experiences in 11 destinations
  • Luxury dining - a total of 17 meals
  • Expert tour director
  • 10 nights authentic accommodation
  • Transfers, porterage and gratuities

Map & Itinerary

Europe Map EULXM11 2020
Casablanca to Marrakesh

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

Be met on arrival and transferred to your stunning five-star hotel, located in a prime position that allows you to take a stroll through the Old Medina and shop in the Habous Quarter. Afterwards enjoy the evening at leisure to perhaps try a local restaurant for dinner or relax and unwind at your luxurious hotel.

Stay: Two Nights, Hyatt Regency Casablanca

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. 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.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Depart for Rabat, where you will enjoy a brief orientation discovery. You will also visit a local winery for a tasting. 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

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. Then see the Bou Inania Madersa, a majestic 14th-century religious college with elaborately carved walls. Discover the local side of Fez, with its souks, potters and ceramists showcasing their talents. Later, partake in a fun Moroccan cooking class, as you learn how to blend exotic spices and uncover the secrets to creating the perfect Moroccan tagine and cous cous.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

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

Do as the locals do, and 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.


This morning, visit a ghost town that was once an imposing fortified town, before continuing to a nearby village to visit the local school. Enjoy lunch at your leisure, then afterwards, transfer by 4WD to your luxury desert camp in the Merzouga Dunes, perfectly situated away from the crowds in the Erg Chebbi Desert.

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

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Farewell the desert and 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, where you will check into your hotel inspired by traditional architecture.

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. At the gates of the Medina and a few minutes from the souks and Jemaa El-Fna square and the city centre, your hotel offers a peaceful haven among the vibrant bustle of the city.

Stay: Three Nights, Marrakesh, Hôtel and Ryads Barrière Le Naoura

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  • Breakfast

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Head into the labyrinth of the Marrakesh souks, taking the opportunity to meet a local medicine ‘guru’, who utilises ancient plants and remedies.


Explore Marrakesh, starting with a guided exploration of the city. Afterwards, 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.

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  • Breakfast

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Visit Bahia Palace, as well as the exceptional Majorelle Gardens. Otherwise, experience a cooking class at La Maison Arabe.


Today you will head to the relaxed coastal city of Essaouira, which has retained its traditional culture and character. Discover palm-fringed streets of the fortified medina, as well as lanes teeming with boutiques and art galleries, luring you in with a scent of exotic spices in the air. Afterwards, return to your hotel. Tonight, savour an incredible farewell dinner with your new-found friends.

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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.

Palais Amani

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

Small group journey

Travel with no more than 19 other guests for a personalised journey, with opportunities to ask questions and learn more.

We know that great service is more than just taking care of you on holiday… it’s the unprecedented warmth, care and consideration you’ll be afforded from your first call until after your return home