Splendours of Morocco - A Luxury Small Group Journey (2024)

Discover exotic Morocco, from the timeless walled city of Fes to the bustling medina in Marrakech, viewing local Berber life in the ruggedly beautiful High Atlas Mountains and staying at A&K’s Private Desert Tented Camp nestled among the towering dunes of the Sahara.

Journey Overview

Uncover vibrant, colourful and exotic Morocco, jewel of North Africa and one of the world’s most stylish and fascinating destinations. Journey from the coastal port city of Casablanca inland to medieval Fes, the Atlas foothills and the Saharan desert reaches, to sensuous, legendary Marrakech, where snake charmers, musicians, storytellers and acrobats bring Djemaa el-Fna Square to life. Explore labyrinthine souks full of treasures, savour mouth-watering cuisine, marvel at ancient medinas, bustling kasbahs and towering minarets, and relax in elegant hotels.

Journey Highlights

  • Venture into the Sahara by 4x4 and camelback for an unforgettable overnight stay at A&K’s Private Desert Tented Camp that includes dinner and live Moroccan music
  • Explore Fes el-Bali, Morocco’s cultural heart, on a guided walk through its winding alleyways and past its myriad souks
  • Share lively conversation with a female professor over dinner and freely discuss the role of women in modern Morocco
  • Tread the ancient Roman paths of Volubilis, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, to marvel at soaring arches and vivid, well-preserved 2,000-year-old mosaics
  • Discover Marrakech at its most authentic, taking in the sights, sounds and scents of its UNESCO-listed medina
  • Visit local artisans whose works still reflect the influences of Morocco’s historic Roman, Moorish and Berber cultures