If you can’t make it to Chefchaouen, but Casablanca is still of interest––and/or, is easiest to fly into––we’re also offering an abridged version of the above extension.

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MOROCCO: A Visual Feast                                                               
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November 4     Late AM drive to Essaouira. 

                        Afternoon guided walking tour in the medina.             

                        Overnight at the deluxe Villa de L’O Hotel. (B)

November 5     Photo activity with David and time to explore at

                        leisure (or we can facilitate based on interests).

                        Final dinner at the whimsical Caravan Cafe.                    

                        Overnight at the Villa de L’O Hotel. (B, D)

November 6     Departure for Marrakech (or possibly        

                        Casablanca) for flights back home. (B)


2-NIGHT OPTIONAL POST-TRIP EXTENSION TO ESSAOUIRA:

Beautiful, laid-back Essaouira on the coast serves as a wonderful counterpart to the buzz of Marrakech for those who can stay an extra two days.

The pace is intentionally relaxed, with more time at leisure to photograph and explore the whitewashed medina (encased in an old Portuguese fort).

3-NIGHT OPTIONAL PRE-TRIP EXTENSION FEATURING CHEFCHAOUEN, also including 1 night in CASABLANCA

Begin your journey in storied Casablanca, including a visit at the mighty Hassan II mosque, before continuing up into the Rif Mountains to the magical blue city of Chefchaouen, for a two-night exploration and a relaxed introduction to Morocco, before descending to Fes to begin the main tour.

October 21        Depart the US

October 22        Arrive Casablanca, transfer to our hotel.

                          Opportunity to dine at Rick’s Cafe tonight.

                          Overnight at Val d’Anfa hotel, by the Atlantic.

October 23        AM tour of Casablanca’s main highlights

                          including the awe-inspiring Hassan II        

                          mosque, the largest on the continent and one

                          of the grandest in the world. After lunch, drive

                          up into the Rif Mountains to Chefchaouen.

                          Overnight at Casa Perleta (B, L)

October 24        Enjoy the full day to explore and photograph

                          the beautiful blue city of Chefchaouen.

                          Overnight at Casa Perleta (B)

October 25        After some time at leisure in the morning,

                          transfer to Fes to begin the main trip. (B, L)

     

1-NIGHT ALTERNATIVE : CASABLANCA only

October 23        Depart the US

October 24        Arrive Casablanca, transfer to the hotel. Reservations at Rick’s Cafe.

                          Overnight at Val d’Anfa hotel, by the Atlantic.

October 25        AM tour of Casa’s highlights, including the Hassan II mosque.      

                          Drive to Fes in the afternoon, with possible stops en route.

Rates for both extensions are at the bottom of this page.

MAP INCLUDING OPTIONAL EXTENSIONS (dotted lines)