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    Places visited:

  • Marrakesh
  • Skoura
  • The Erg Chebbi
  • Ourzazate
  • The Atlas Mountains
  • Embark on a 'tasting trail' through vibrant Marrakesh, discovering the country's delicious cuisine.

  • Spend a night in a luxury tented camp in the Sahara Desert.

  • Hike through the foothills of the High Atlas Mountains and meet a local Berber family.

  • Visit Ait Ben Haddou, an iconic ksar town used as a location in many films.

Audley Travel specialist Kerry-Ann
Audley Travel specialist Sarah
Audley Travel specialist Clair
Audley Travel specialist Emma
Audley Travel specialist June

What our specialists say...

Visit Morocco's most vibrant city, the iconic Sahara Desert as well as the spectacular scenery of the High Atlas Mountains in this ten day itinerary. Your time in Morocco will be punctuated by many privately guided excursions to allow you to explore the country's highlights and culinary delights, and you'll stay in high quality, characterful accommodation such as a traditional riad in Marrakesh and a luxury tented camp in the Sahara.

We recommend this trip for:

  • Marrakesh
  • Skoura
  • Erg Chebbi
  • Ouarzazate
  • High Atlas Mountains

Itinerary idea in detail

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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Day 1 Marrakesh

International outbound flight , Marrakesh

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Marrakesh. You'll be met at the airport by your private driver and an airport representative, and driven to your centrally located riad within the medina. Later, embark on a privately guided tour of Marrakesh's fondouks, souqs and the Marjorelle Gardens.

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Day 2 Marrakesh


This morning embark on a tasting trail through Marrakesh with your private guide, sampling some of the country's delicious cuisine from stalls and restaurants. The afternoon is at your leisure. We suggest wandering through the souqs to try out your haggling skills, then ending your day in one of the cafes or restaurants overlooking Djemma El Fna.

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Day 3 Marrakesh


You'll embark on a privately guided tour of the hidden side of Marrakesh today, including its foundouks, souqs and the Marjorelle Gardens.

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Day 4 Marrakesh


Enjoy a traditional cookery course run by local chefs at La Maison Arabe this morning, then you'll be taken on a private photography tour of the city's most photogenic areas.

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Day 5 Skoura

Marrakesh , Skoura

You leave Marrakesh today and drive to Skoura, via Telouet and the iconic kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou. You'll be accompanied by your private driver, who will be able to stop along the way for as many photo stops as you wish.

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Day 6 Erg Chebbi

Skoura , Erg Chebbi

You'll be driven to the Erg Chebbi in the Sahara Desert today, staying in a luxury desert camp overnight. Watching the sun set over the endless dunes and the unbroken starscape will be one of the highlights of your trip.

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Day 7 Ouarzazate

Erg Chebbi , Ouarzazate

Today you leave the desert with your private driver, and drive to Ouarzazate, via the spectacular scenery of the Dades Valley and Todra Gorge.

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Day 8 High Atlas Mountains

Ouarzazate , High Atlas Mountains

You'll be driven to the High Atlas Mountains today, where you stay in the Domaine Malika for three nights. Upon arrival, the rest of the day is at your leisure; we suggest making the most of the wonderful swimming pool at the Domaine Malika and relax after a few days of travelling.

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Day 9 High Atlas Mountains

High Atlas Mountains

At leisure in the High Atlas Mountains. There are a number of possible walks you can embark on in the local area, which take you through the mountain foothills and several Berber villages.

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Day 10 High Atlas Mountains

High Atlas Mountains

Today you'll go on a half day hike through the Ouirgane Valley with your private guide, visiting a Berber family on the way.

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Day 11 International return flight

High Atlas Mountains , International return flight

Return to Marrakesh Airport with your private driver, ready for your onward flight. Your return flight will arrive the same day.

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The specialist who designs your trip to Morocco will have explored the country many times and, in some cases, lived there. Their first-hand knowledge gives us the belief that no other travel company can match our expertise in helping you plan your trip. Your dedicated specialist will take the time to understand your preferences and build them into an itinerary to match, working to your budget. He or she will keep perfecting it until you’re completely happy and ready to book.

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