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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 10 destinations
  • APT’s Freedom of Choice Inclusions in Fez
  • Luxury dining – a total of 18 meals
  • 10 nights authentic accommodation
  • Expert tour director
  • Transfers, porterage and gratuities

Map & Itinerary

Europe Map EULXM11 2021
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

Arrive in Casablanca, where you will be met on arrival and transferred to your hotel. This evening, enjoy dinner at a local restaurant.

Stay: Four Seasons Hotel Casablanca

Daily :
  • Dinner

Your sightseeing begins with a fascinating guided city tour of Casablanca, taking in many famous sights including the Hassan II Mosque. This exquisite mosque is the largest in Africa and is home to Morocco’s tallest structure, the 210-metre high minaret. Later, travel to Rabat, where you will enjoy a brief orientation discovery before continuing to Fez. Transfer to your hotel and enjoy the evening at leisure.

Stay: Three Nights, Fez, Hotel Sahrai

Daily :
  • Breakfast
Small fountain with mosaic tiles, Morocco

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. Enjoy a free afternoon to explore before dinner at a local restaurant tonight.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Today, you might choose to take part in a fun Moroccan cooking class. Learn how to blend exotic spices and uncover the secrets to creating the perfect Moroccan tagine and cous cous. After cooking, sample the fruits of your labour. Alternatively, enjoy a traditional hammam experience. These Moroccan steam baths incorporate elements of massage and scrubbing, leaving you feeling rejuvenated.


The choice is yours when it comes to today’s sightseeing.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Travel to Erfoud via the mountains and the cedar woods of the middle Atlas. Along the way, stop in the town of Midelt. After crossing the Ziz Valley, arrive in Erfoud.

Stay: Erfoud, Hotel Chergui

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Do as the locals do, and head out on a camel ride to further explore the Erg Chebbi Desert.


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 then 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

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • 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

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Take a guided tour of Ouarzazate and visit a film museum, Taourirt Kasbah and the famous Aït Benhaddou Kasbah. Afterwards, traverse the Tizi n’Tichka mountain pass to Marrakesh, absorbing panoramic vistas along the way at an elevation of 2,260 metres. A few minutes from the souks and Jemaa El-Fna square, your hotel in Marrakesh offers a peaceful haven among the vibrant bustle of the city.

Stay: Three Nights, Marrakesh, Hotel Les Jardins De La Koutoubia

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  • Breakfast

Explore Marrakesh, starting with a guided exploration of the city. Afterwards, head into the labyrinth of the Marrakesh souks. Later, 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
Flock of birds flying across a square in Marrakesh, Morocco

Today you will head to the relaxed coastal city of Essaouira, which has retained its traditional culture and character. Discover the 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, visit a local winery for a tasting. Tonight, savour a farewell dinner with your new-found friends.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Be transferred to the airport.

Daily :
  • 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.

Small group journey

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

Travel With New-Found Friends

Travel with like-minded people on an APT adventure, visiting some of the world's most rewarding destinations.

As a family-owned company with origins that date back to 1927, we know how to make a great holiday extraordinary