Yolo: Northern Morocco on a Shoestring (DCCM)
Trip Style: Yolo - You're only young once, but you can be young-at-heart forever. That's the ethos that powers our Yolo trips; fast-paced and affordable trips designed with the 18-to-thirtysomething traveller in mind. Explore the world by day, stay up all night and do it all again somewhere new the next day with a collection of new best friends you'll want to keep in touch with for the rest of your life. You only live once. Make it count.
Service Level: Basic
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 14, avg 10.
Meals Included: 5 breakfasts
Accommodations: Simple hotels (7 nts).
Marvel at history in ancient medinas, dodge snake charmers, explore colourful souks, experience this land of mystery for yourself.
Modern, ancient, bohemian, sophisticated - no matter how many superlatives you can think of, Northern Morocco surpasses them all, and we've put together a trip that shows you all the best sights while still leaving money for bargaining in the medina. Over eight days, you'll tour charming Tangier, old-world Fes, and the famous blue-and-white buildings of Chefchaouen, then explore mysterious Marrakech and the bustle of Djeema El Fna. If exotic magic exists anywhere in the world, trust us - it's right here in beautifully cultured Morocco.
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- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 12/31/2017
- 8 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Casablanca||Day 1 Casablanca|
Arrive at any time. Additional Notes: Please note that this tour does not spend any time in Casablanca. You may wish to come a day early in order to explore Casablanca, and take some time to see its medina, beachfront, and classic examples of Art Deco architecture. Be sure to also visit the spectacular Hassan II Mosque. Entrance is only permitted via guided tours, which operate from Saturday to Thursday (closed Fridays) at 09:00, 10:00, 11:00, and 14:00. These times are subject to change (particularly around Ramadan), please double check times with your hotel. Tickets can be purchased at the mosque. Included Activities: Arrival Day
|Day 2||Tangier||Day 2 Casablanca/Tangier (1B)|
Travel up the coast to Tangier. Get lost in the winding streets and alleyways of the medina, and take a beachfront stroll. Be sure to sample some Moroccan mint tea. Transport: Private Vehicle (5.00 hour(s))
|Day 3||Chefchaouen||Day 3 Tangier/Chefchaouen (1B)|
Explore this beautiful mountain town with white-washed buildings and blue accents. Opt to hike the Rif Mountains, take a traditional hammam or visit a local weavers cooperative. Transport: Private Vehicle (2.00 hour(s))
|Day 4||Chefchaouen||Day 4 Chefchaouen|
Enjoy a free day in Chefchaouen to explore. The city, whitewashed in different shades of blue, is spectacular on its own, but with the surrounding mountains, its a sight to behold.
|Day 5||Fes||Day 5 Chefchaouen/Fes|
Enjoy free time to shop in the worlds largest medina, visit a Berber pharmacy, and take in the many colours of an ancient tannery. Transport: Private Vehicle (5.00 hour(s))
|Day 6||Fes||Day 6 Fes (1B)|
In the evening, opt for dinner in a converted riad complete with local specialties, music, and belly dancing. Additional Notes: Only certified local guides are allowed to act as guides in the medina, so your CEO cannot go with you to the medina during free time.
|Day 7||Marrakech||Day 7 Fes/Marrakech (1B)|
Travel across Morocco to the bustling city of Marrakech, and enjoy an evening exploring this fascinating city. Transport: Private Vehicle (8.00 hour(s))
|Day 8||Marrakech||Day 8 Marrakech (1B)|
Consider booking extra nights to fully explore this city. Included Activities: Departure Day
Local Flights: N/A
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Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission.
Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.