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This solo travellers tour to Morocco is ideal for the first-time visitor. Search out hidden treasures in Marrakech, exploring the souks and experiencing the riot of activity in Djemaa el Fna square. The High Atlas Mountains beckon with spectacular views and invigorating hikes, while the delightful fishing town of Essaouira is the perfect place to unwind at the end of your trip.
- 4-star accommodation
- Flexible - extensions, room & flight upgrades available
- Small group size - average 18 people
- Twin / double rooms for single use
- Transfers in air-conditioned vehicles
- 7 breakfasts & 4 dinners
- Guided sightseeing & entrance fees
- International flights
- Welcome & farewell group dinners
- Visit Bahia Palace and Koutoubia mosque in Marrakech
- Stay in a tranquil villa in the Atlas Mountains and walk in the foothills
- Lunch in the Atlas Mountains with a Berber family
- Explore the fascinating backstreets of Essaouira's medina
- Stay in 4-star accommodation
- Small group size - maximum 18 people
Day 1: Fly to Marrakech
Fly from London (regional connections available) to Marrakech with British Airways. Transfer to the Palm Plaza (or similar) for 3 nights, situated opposite the famous Majorelle Gardens and close to the bustling Djemaa el Fna square. Enjoy a welcome dinner with the group.
Day 2: Marrakech
Full-day tour of Marrakech. Visit the 12th century Koutoubia mosque with its 252-foot high minaret, explore the city ramparts, and visit the Medersa Ben Youssef, dating back to the 14th century and still a Koran school today. Continue to the intriguing Bahia Palace before enjoying lunch at leisure. After lunch spend the afternoon exploring the famous Djemaa el Fna square and the souks.
Day 3: Marrakech
Day at leisure for relaxation or shopping. Join an optional dinner and show at the famous Chez Ali.
Day 4: To Atlas Mountains
Morning departure for the foothills of the High Atlas, meeting Berber inhabitants along the way where you can watch them prepare a traditional lunch for you to enjoy. Stay at La Roseraie (or similar) for 2 nights.
Day 5: Atlas Mountains
Day at leisure to explore your surroundings and the outstanding views. Join an optional cooking class at your hotel.
Day 6: To Essaouira
Drive to the seaside fishing town of Essaouira, formerly known as Mogador, a historic settlement with wide, sandy beaches. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant (own expense) before taking a cultural city tour to see the battery, the marina and the ramparts.
Day 7: Essaouira
Day at leisure to discover the delights of Essaouira, with its Portuguese fortifications and picturesque harbour. The town’s walled medina conceals a labyrinth of streets lined with stalls, craft shops, restaurants and riads, which are perfect to explore on foot. Farewell dinner this evening at the hotel.
Day 8: Fly to London
Transfer to Marrakech airport for your flight home with British Airways.
Atlas Essaouira & Spa, Essaouira
The Atlas Essaouira & Spa is just a 15-minute walk from Essaouira's medina and has a seafront location with a private beach. The spacious rooms are decorated in contemporary tones and equipped with modern facilities with delightful views of Andalucian-style gardens or the beach.
La Roseraie, Atlas Mountains
La Roseraie is located next to the village of Ouirgane, about 90 minutes drive from Marrakesh. Set in beautiful gardens of pretty shrubs, trees and flowers, La Roseraie is in the heart of Berber countryside full of picturesque villages, forests and wildlife-filled hunting reserves. La Roseraie has 40 cottage-style rooms and suites scattered amongst the gardens, all with private bathroom, satellite TV and direct access to the gardens.
Palm Plaza, Marrakech
The Palm Plaza is situated opposite the gardens of Adgal in Marrakech with views of the High Atlas mountains. The city centre is just a 15-minute walk from the hotel and the bustling Djemaa el Fna square a 10-minute drive. Features: 232 rooms and suites, 4 restaurants, pool bar, piano bar, swimming pool, children's pool, sauna, hammam, gym, tennis courts, car parking.
Please note, prices listed are guide prices only and are based on solo travelers in a twin or double room. Holiday prices are fluid and dynamic and may be changed at a moment's notice, prior to booking, at which point they are confirmed. Please call the team free on 0800 707 6229 for more departure dates available and a quote.
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