You will come away with lasting memories of this vibrant city, the majestic High Atlas Mountains and the supreme tranquillity of the Agafay Desert.
All our trips and tours are suggestions only. They can be changed to suit your personal requirements.
From Marrakech airport, your chauffeur will take you to the beautiful Riad Les Yeux Bleus, located in the heart of the medina (old quarter), where your en-suite double or twin standard room awaits you. You are free to explore the medina and the souks at your leisure. Be sure to visit the famous Jemaa el Fna in the late afternoon to watch the ever-changing spectacle of entertainers. Then admire the sunset from one of the many rooftop cafés. You may choose to take advantage of the fine dining at Riad Les Yeux Bleus for dinner or alternatively choose one of the many excellent restaurants in Marrakech that we can advise on.
An English-speaking professional guide who will show you around Marrakech and some of its outstanding museums and monuments, as well as introduce you to the mysteries of the medina and the wide array of shopping available in the souks. This is a full-day tour with all entrance charges included. In the evening you are free to dine out or at your riad.
Your chauffeur and will drive you to Kasbah du Toubkal in the spectacular High Atlas Mountains, a drive of approximately 90 minutes. This is a journey from the plain into the mountains and you will want to stop and absorb the atmosphere as well as some of the views on the way.
The highly acclaimed and award winning Kasbah du Toubkal Selected by National Geographic as 1 of their top 50 lodges in the world and the only one in Morocco. The Kasbah offers true Berber hospitality. On arrival at the village of Imlil, you will be escorted on a short uphill walk, or mule ride, to the Kasbah. Your bags will be transported by mule. At the Kasbah you can enjoy lunch on the terraces or choose to have lunch in the village of Imlil. In the morning and afternoon guided walks are available to all residents. In the afternoon you are free to relax and enjoy the spectacular scenery. Dinner is included.
After breakfast you will be given a 2-hour guided tour of the local area. If you wish to extend your walk, this can also be arranged. Alternatively, you may wish to explore some of the local villages on your own and take in the Berber way of life. You can enjoy lunch on the terraces at the Kasbah or in the village of Imlil. Dinner is included at the Kasbah.
After breakfast you will be met by your guide with mule and handler for a trek of about 5 hours’ duration to our remote luxury trekking lodge with en-suite accommodation, in the Azzaden Valley. The trek is not overly strenuous and there is spectacular scenery en-route. Your guide and his assistant will prepare a picnic lunch for you. Dinner is provided at the Lodge.
After a leisurely breakfast, your guide and mule handler will meet you for your return trek to the Kasbah. A picnic lunch (included) is prepared for you to enjoy on the way. On arrival back at the Kasbah, you may wish to take a Hammam (steam bath) before dinner.
After breakfast your chauffeur will drive you to the Agafay desert, approximately 30 km south west of Marrakech. Your accommodation will be at La Pause, a small eco-friendly encampment, where you will stay in traditional rustic but luxury mud and straw cottages with en-suite facilities set amongst olive trees. The cuisine and service is superb. There is also a small pool. Lunch will be provided on arrival. You are free to enjoy the afternoon at your leisure, exploring the area by camel or foot, or enjoying the various activities on offer. Costs of the leisure activities are not included and are payable locally. We can quote for these. A candlelit dinner makes an excellent end to the day and the night sky, with no light pollution, can be outstanding.
After breakfast you will make your return journey to Marrakech, an approximate journey time of 1 hour, where your accommodation will be at Riad Les Yeux Bleus or Villa des Orangers. You have the opportunity to enjoy your final evening soaking up the ambience of Marakech and dining at one of the many excellent restaurants.
After breakfast, depending on your flight time, you may wish to do any last minute sightseeing or shopping in Marrakech before your chauffeur takes you to Marrakech airport for your journey home.
* All prices quoted are per person based on 2 people sharing. Prices do not include flights. We can arrange flights from the UK on request.
All accommodations mentioned are subject to availability at the time of booking. We have a wide range of excellent alternatives.
All transfers during your tour will be in your own private chauffeur-driven air-conditioned car, people carrier, or 4WD in the desert area.