Moroccan Escape

New for 2019

Price per person
from £917

Price based on
London Gatwick
17th Feb 2019 departure

Key inclusions

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • 7 days

  • Morocco

  • Active pace

  • Escapes by Globus

Escapes by GLOBUS

Off-season shouldn't mean second-class travel. With milder temperatures and smaller crowds, our Escapes tours mean Globus quality whilst taking advantage of off-peak deals.

Uncover the beauty, history and warm hospitality of north Africa on this Moroccan Escape. Follow the Barbary Coast from Casablanca down to medieval Rabat and discover its pirate legacy. Marvel at the architecture and history of 11th-century Meknes, follow your local guide through the twisting medina of Fez and explore the 'red city' of Marrakech on this unforgettable off-season holiday.

At a glance


  • Casablanca Explore the romantic city of Casablanca on a guided panoramic drive, visit the Hassan II Mosque and enjoy an authentic meal at a local restaurant.
  • Rabat Take an orientation drive and discover the huge medieval battlements.
  • Meknes Discover the sights of this ancient city, and visit the impressive Royal Stables.
  • Fez Explore the 'artistic and spiritual home of Morocco' with a local guide, and explore the atmospheric medina.
  • Marrakech Follow your guide around the city, including the souks, and visit Bahia Palace and Djemaa El-Fna.

What's included

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • Excursions
  • Free Wi-Fi on coach
  • Porterage
  • All airport taxes
Price match guarantee

With accommodation, transfers, excursions, selected meals, private VIP home pick-up and the services of an expert Tour Director all included in the price, our escorted tour holidays are highly rated by our customers. But should you find a like-for-like tour cheaper elsewhere, we will match its price and give you a further £100 reduction.

VIP home pick-up service

Our VIP home pick-up service is included up to 50 miles to your departure airport. Your driver will happily load and unload your luggage, and drive you to your departure terminal. At the close of your trip, you'll be welcomed by your driver in the arrivals hall and returned home again. A supplement is payable per mile over 50 miles.

Read more about our VIP home pick-up service.

Overview

Uncover the beauty, history and warm hospitality of north Africa on this Moroccan Escape. Follow the Barbary Coast from Casablanca down to medieval Rabat and discover its pirate legacy. Marvel at the architecture and history of 11th-century Meknes, follow your local guide through the twisting medina of Fez and explore the 'red city' of Marrakech on this unforgettable off-season holiday.

Total meals included:

  • 6 breakfasts, 4 dinners

UK - Casablanca, Morocco

Day
1

On arrival transfer to your hotel.

Welcome to Casablanca! At 6 pm, meet your tour director and travelling companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel.

Meals included:

  • Dinner

Casablanca - Rabat - Meknes - Fez

Day
2

Follow North Africa’s infamous Barbary Coast to Rabat, once a lair of the corsairs and now the country’s capital. Enjoy an orientation drive to see the massive medieval battlements, the Royal Palace, and more. Continue to Meknes. Originally founded as a military settlement it was transformed into an impressive city in Spanish-Moorish style during the reign of Sultan Moulay Ismaïl. During your guided sightseeing, admire the monumental gates of the city walls, the mosques, and the palace. Visit the Royal Stables, constructed to house 12,000 of the royal horses. Next is Fez. Blessed with an ample supply of water and strategically situated, Fez became the capital of Morocco when the country shook off foreign rule under Berber King Idris in the 8th century. To this day, Fez has remained Morocco’s spiritual and artistic center.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Fez

Day
3

View the magnificent entrance to the Royal Palace, drive through the Mellah, the old Jewish quarter, and travel on to Bab Bou Jeloud, the traditional entrance to Old Fez. Your local guide also leads you through labyrinthine Medina and Medersa Bou Inania. Tonight, an optional folklore dinner completes a fascinating day.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Fez - Marrakesh

Day
4

A scenic drive through this fascinating country will take you to Marrakesh, beautifully located in an oasis, and also known as the “Red City” for its red walls and red sandstone buildings.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Marrakesh

Day
5

Follow your local guide and visit Bahia Palace, the 16th-century Saadian Tombs (if closed, visit the Badia Palace instead), and to Djemaa El-Fna, the vibrant town center dominated by the 222-foot-high Koutoubia Minaret. In the evening, an exciting optional excursion is available.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Marrakesh - Casablanca

Day
6

Return to Casablanca and join your local guide, on a panoramic drive, featuring a visit to the Hassan II Mosque, a splendid monument designed to mark the end of the century. This evening, a farewell dinner at one of Casablanca’s lively restaurants celebrates your Moroccan Escape.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Casablanca - UK

Day
7

Your holiday ends with breakfast this morning.

Transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Hotels

Tour hotels will be as specified or alternatives of a similar standard.


Casablanca Mövenpick Casablanca

Fez Barcelo Fez Medina 

Marrakesh Mövenpick Mansour Eddahbi

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