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Highlights of Morocco: Luxury 8-Day City to Desert

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited


Places Visited

Marrakesh, Dades Gorge, Sahara, Ouarzazate

Suggested Duration

8 Days

North Africa’s Moroccan jewel, Marrakesh, is the first stop on this 8-day cultural exploration of the eclectic country. Embrace the city’s unending charm at boisterous bazaars before you continue to the iconic canyon of the Dades Gorge. Your travels through North Africa will lead you to the vast red, brown, and yellow plains of the Sahara Desert before you find yourself admiring the breathtaking sandstone complex of Ouarzazate city.

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Trip Highlights

  • Embrace the whirlwind of activity in Marrakesh most notably experienced in the vibrant and colorful Jemaa el-Fna night market
  • Explore the highlights of Marrakesh on a city tour to imperial Morocco landmarks, including the palatial Palais Bahia and Palais Badii
  • Discover the inspiration of Yves Saint Laurent’s work and delve into the fashion icon’s life story within the honorary Yves Saint Laurent Museum
  • Pick out ingredients, choose distinct spices, and prepare a collection of Moroccan cuisine with the help of professional cooks during a Tagine cooking class
  • Cross the rugged and rough roads weaving through the Tizi n'Tichka mountain pass with an experienced driver and guide, passing by the ancient clay Kasbahs pinned in the desert en route to Dades Gorge
  • Cruise from the Dades Gorge along the towering craggy canyon dissecting the High Atlas Mountains to the sweeping red, brown, and yellow plains of the Saharan Desert, where you will tour the sandy region on camel’s back
  • Partake in thrilling desert adventures in Sahara and the sandstone city of Ouarzazate, such as sandboarding on the sloping dunes and ATV rides across the rocky plains

Starting Price

$8,131 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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