Royal Moroccan tour

  • Engage with a culture untouched by time

    Mar. 14 – 29, 2020

    15 days

    From the beaches of the Atlantic Ocean, the Olive groves, the mighty Atlas Mountains to the soft sands of the seemingly endless Sahara Desert – Dignity Travel will help you engage with a culture untouched by time on this easy and wheelchair accessible tour of Morocco. 

    Travel back to a slower time of aromatic mint tea in cool courtyards and sun-drenched bazaars overflowing with handmade jewelry and colorful tagines during our tour of Morocco. With a history stretching back nearly 10,000 years, Roman legions, Berber caravans and Muslim scholars have crisscrossed Morocco. The country’s great cities – Marrakech, Fes and Casablanca – offer a delicate balance of ancient traditions and modern-day conveniences.

     

    Dignity Travel seamlessly blends Morocco’s rich culture with 21st-century comforts to reveal the country’s heart and soul. Experience our unique moments on this Morocco journey – be they a morning camel ride, sitting by an evening fire in the Sahara or a cooking class with a Moroccan chef.

     

    With our expert group hosts and local English-speaking guides, learn the histories of Morocco’s ancient cities, discover ornate monuments to religious devotion, relax on a sunny beach or savor one of the most diverse cuisines in the world. Morocco offers it all, and more.

     

    Tour package

    $9,846.80* per person (double occupancy)
    $14,790.80* per person (single occupancy)

    Reservation deadline for this tour is Dec. 10, 2019

    Space may be available after this deadline. All itineraries and prices are subject to change without notice and are based on estimated group size. A deposit of $5,000 per person is required to confirm your reservation. If traveling as a single occupant a $7,000 deposit is required. All major credit cards accepted for deposit. Deposit is fully refundable until final payment deadline minus any applicable processing fees. Final payment is due by Jan. 10, 2020.

    Dignity Travel will assist you with your flight arrangements and trip insurance.

    Dignity Travel advantages for this tour

    • Airport to hotel roundtrip transfers
    • 5-star luxury and deluxe accessible hotel accommodations with daily breakfast
    • Lunch and dinner as indicated on tour itinerary
    • Opportunity to discover the exquisite Moroccan cuisine
    • Visit the famous Roman ruins at Volubilis
    • Entrance fees to listed attractions included
    • English-speaking local guides throughout tour
    • Tips for local guides and drivers included in package
    • Travel through the Atlas mountains and wonder at the magnificent views
    • Be surrounded by culture as we discover the Berber traditions
    • Experienced care and tour escorts to assist throughout travel (based on group size)
    • Private adapted transportation
    • Accessible camel ride in the Sahara desert and cooking class
    • Personal care attendants and/or nurse (based on group size or arranged on an individual basis)
    • Roommates for single travelers may be arranged
    • Security and social opportunities of group travel experience

     

    Itinerary at a glance

    Mar. 14 – Depart North America

    Mar. 15 – Arrive Casablanca and transfer to hotel

    Mar. 16 – Tour Casablanca

    Mar. 17 – Visit the capitol city of Rabat

    Mar. 18 – Discover the ancient mysteries of Fes

    Mar. 19 –  Tour the Roman ruins of Volubilis

    Mar. 20 – Learn about Moroccan cuisine in Fes

    Mar. 21 – Explore the arts and crafts of Fes

    Mar. 22 – Enjoy a scenic drive through the lower Atlas mountains

    Mar. 23 – Experience the Sahara desert and a camel ride

    Mar. 24 – Take in the views as we drive through the high Atlas mountains

    Mar. 25 – Relax in the exotic city of Marrakech

    Mar. 26 – Explore the Marrakech Medina

    Mar. 27 – Enjoy the Gardens and Museum in Marrakech

    Mar. 28 – Return to Casablanca

    Mar. 29 – Transfer from hotel to the airport for your flight home

    *Rates include all of the listed group benefits. Rates are subject to availability and are the same for accessible or non-accessible rooms. The number of accessible rooms are limited and available on a first come basis. Book early to guarantee your room choice. All itineraries and prices are subject to change without notice and are based on group size. The rate does not include international airfare or travel protection.


  • Casablanca Mar. 15

    Arrive in Casablanca, where, after clearing customs and immigration, we are transferred to your accessible hotel for time to relax from your transatlantic flight or spend the spend leisure time in this exotic setting, the inspiration for the eponymous, 1942 Humphrey Bogart film.

    Dinner

  • Casablanca Mar. 16

     

    Begin the day exploring the port city of Casablanca, Morocco’s largest metropolis and its commercial hub. Visit the stunning Hassan II Mosque, which accommodates up to 25,000 worshippers – its minaret stands as the tallest religious structure in the world. We will discover the Ain Diab Oceanside promenade.

    Breakfast, lunch, dinner

  • Casablanca/Rabat/Fes Mar. 17

    Travel to the Moorish city of Rabat, capital of Morocco, to visit the Mohammed V Mausoleum, dedicated to the founder of modern Morocco, grandfather of the current king. View the Moresque-style Hassan Tower and Oudaya Kasbah, along with its scenic Andalusian garden. Continue to Fes where we will check-in to the deluxe accessible hotel and enjoy dinner.

    Breakfast, lunch, dinner

  • Fes Mar. 18

    Today we will venture in the medina with our local guide to discover the narrow streets lined with fresh fruits, mounds of spices and intricately woven Berber carpets. The medina is one of the world’s largest walled cities. After enjoying a traditional lunch in the heart of the medina, we will visit the gates of the King’s Palace.

    Breakfast, lunch, dinner

  • Fes/Volubilis/Fes Mar. 19

    Journey overland to explore the Roman ruins of Volubilis, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is home to some of the best preserved Roman ruins in North Africa. With its triumphal arches, basilicas and capitals, the Volubilis skyline brims with iconic examples of Roman architecture.

    Breakfast, lunch, dinner

  • Fes Mar. 20

    Immerse yourself into to Moroccan cuisine as we learn about the cooking techniques and flavors utilized.

    Breakfast, lunch, dinner

  • Fes Mar. 21

    We continue are exploration of Fez today along with a visit beautiful countryside and visit the local craftsman.

    Breakfast, lunch, dinner

  • Fes/Sahara Desert Mar. 22

    We depart Fez today for the Sahara Desert. We will cross the Middle Atlas Mountains and then descend to the Saharan side of Morocco. Our journey will take us though beautiful forests, jagged rock faces and Berber villages. Upon our arrival in the desert we will trek out to the oasis where we will spend the night in accessible Berber tents among the sand dunes.

    Breakfast, lunch, dinner

  • Sahara Desert Mar. 23

    Enjoy a day in the desert. Take a camel ride amongst the dunes and delight in afternoon mint tea as we experience life in the Sahara.

    Breakfast, lunch, dinner

  • Sahara Desert/Ouarzazate Mar. 24

    Journey overland to Ouarzazate, once a stopping point for African traders travelling to the cities of Morocco and Europe. Absorb views of the High Atlas’ southern slopes, intersecting the Dades Valley’s flourishing crops, irrigation canals and palm trees.

    Breakfast, lunch, dinner

  • Ouarzazate/Marrakech Mar. 25

    Today we travel to Marrakech as we journey over the High Atlas Mountains, observing everyday life in remote rural towns, to the fascinating “Red City” of Marrakech. After settling into your luxury accessible hotel, you will enjoy time to relax.

    Breakfast, lunch, dinner

  • Marrakech Mar. 26

    We discovery the “southern pearl of Morocco,” as we visit the attractions and medina of this ancient city.

    Breakfast, lunch, dinner

  • Marrakech Mar. 27

    We continue to unearth the secrets of Marrakech as we explore its beautiful gardens and the Yve Saint Lauren Museum.

    Breakfast, lunch, dinner

  • Casablanca Mar. 29

    Transfer to the Casablanca airport for your international flight home.

    Breakfast