Discover authentic Morocco on our 10 day journey taking you on the ancient caravan routes through the most unique corners of the Maghreb Kingdom.
Explore diverse regions of the country, connect with local communities, from indigenous Amazigh to nomadic tribes. Our itinerary is designed with authentic memorable experiences where both local communities and travellers gain a better understanding of their cultural differences, heritage, lifestyle and beliefs.
Our journey focus on slow, conscious exploring where fair cultural exchange and mutual respect are in the centre. As a part of our tour, you will have a unique opportunity to fully engage in traditional activities from pottery making to the ancient craft of carpet weaving.
From local accommodation, unique activities and traditional food, our adventure will bring us closer to the very essence of Morocco, its culture, heritage and enchanting, diverse landscape.
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“A unifying and underlying theme transcends all the borders we cross. We are a culmination of our collective histories and there is still much more to bind us together than keep us apart”
∴ Our 10 day adventure begins in Marrakech to discover its ancient charm while strolling through the old, world famous souks of the Medina, meeting local merchants and their unique arts & crafts.
∴ Settling down after the ancient spa ritual of Hammam, local food, and henna treatment, relax in the charming local riad before starting the journey in the morning.
∴ Our journey starts from a scenic drive through The High Atlas Mountains, reaching the Tizi n’ Tichka pass, the highest point accessible by car.
∴ The first part of our exploration will take us through traditional Berber villages tucked in the mountains, through lush valleys filled with rose fields, rocky deserts, and ancient historic kasbahs listed on the UNESCO World Heritage Site. We will explore rural spots, stop at local villages, meet local artisans, and explore their unique arts & crafts.
∴ Going deep toward the southeast of Morocco, our adventure will take us to local accommodations hidden between grand canyons and lush oases stretching on the horizon.
∴ We will follow the ancient caravan route with its major resting stops along the way. The unique exploration will lead us to local women cooperatives, artisans, and craftsmen. We will be sharing traditional homemade meals with local residents, sipping mint tea under the starry skies, and share our stories.
∴ Our journey will take us through high mountains, lush oasis, rocky deserts, and green valleys until we reach the most serene place – The Great Sahara Desert.
∴ We will watch the sun set and rise over the majestic dunes of the Sahara, share traditional meals, and dance around the campfire together to the ancient rhythm of the drums under the mesmerizing Saharan skies.
∴ Our hand curated itinerary includes sharing accommodation with local communities, connecting with nomadic tribes, taking part in their daily routines and truly experience the great hospitality and uniqueness of local communities.
∴ Meet new travellers, storytellers, and nomads, connect with local communities and the charming lands, share stories and experiences while journeying through the most majestic surroundings.
∴ Our journey will let you truly discover the wonders of Morocco, its rich heritage, native communities, ancient traditions, and diverse untouched landscape.
10 days & 9 nights
11 travellers & The Alternative Morocco Team
• Local Official Guide throughout the trip + The Alternative Morocco Team
• 10 x Traditional Breakfast
• 10 x Lunch
• 10 x Locally made Dinner
• 10 x Traditional Accommodation / Local Riads, Kasbahs, Berber houses, eco desert tents
• Entries & Admissions
• Pottery Workshop
• Carpet Weaving Workshop
• Spa Hammam Treatment
• Henna art tattoo
• Airport shuttle from Marrakech Menara Airport
• Personal Expenses
• Staff Gratitude
• Activities outside the scheduled itinerary
• Airfare in and out of Morocco
• Travel Insurance (compulsory on this trip)
Q2.Do you offer payment plans?
Our trip requires a 25% deposit to secure your place if you book more than 60 days prior to this trip starting date. We do offer convenient payment plans for this tour. However, please note, the final payment must be made at least 30 days prior to the tour starting date. Please check our Terms & Conditions to find out more about tour requirements and cancellation policies. Contact our team to set up a convenient payment plan.
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