Morocco Tours For Seniors

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15 days itinerary
Casablanca, Rabat, Chefchaouen, Meknes, Volubilis, Fes, Ifrane, Ziz Valley, Erfoud, Sahara Desert, Skoura Oasis, Marrakech
Cultural Exploration, Historical Discovery, Adventure, Culinary Delight

Tailored for Senior Travelers

Enjoy Morocco at a comfortable pace with an itinerary designed for senior travelers, emphasizing cultural immersion and leisure.

Explore Chefchaouen's Beauty

Discover the serene blue streets of Chefchaouen in the Rif Mountains, offering a peaceful retreat with its unique charm.

Imperial Cities Tour

Visit Morocco's historic imperial cities—Marrakech, Fes, Meknes, and Rabat—to experience their rich history, stunning architecture, and regal ambiance.

Culinary Discoveries in Fes

Join a culinary tour in Fes with your local guide. Taste traditional street foods, learn about Moroccan cooking techniques, and dive into the colorful world of spices.

Luxurious Relaxation

Stay in boutique accommodations and enjoy traditional Moroccan hammam experiences, blending comfort with the country's wellness traditions.

Artistic Heritage

Admire Moroccan craftsmanship at the Dar Batha Museum in Fes and Marrakech's Bahia Palace, showcasing the nation's rich artistic heritage in zellij tilework and more.

Adventure Through Landscapes

Experience the thrill of 4x4 rides through Morocco's diverse terrains, including mountain ranges, forests, and the Sahara Desert.

Moroccan Music and Dance

Delight in traditional Moroccan music and dance performances, celebrating the country's rich cultural diversity with live shows.

Elaine Finkelstein

Morocco Travel Expert

Are you ready for a Moroccan adventure tailored just for you?

Contact me today, and together, we'll craft a hassle-free, unforgettable journey exclusively for you.

Arrival in Casablanca

Welcome to Casablanca, the vibrant economic heart of Morocco. Your trip with Zayan begins with the warmest of welcomes, as your personal driver - knowledgeable and friendly - greets you at the airport.

You'll be promptly transferred to your hotel in Casablanca, a haven of comfort and elegance.

If you arrive early, seize the opportunity to explore the awe-inspiring Hassan II Mosque, a marvel of architecture that showcases Moroccan craftsmanship.

Should you arrive later, rest assured—the mosque visit will be thoughtfully rescheduled for the next morning.

Casablanca, Rabat, and Arrival in Chefchaouen

Today begins with a leisurely breakfast, setting the stage for your journey to the picturesque town of Chefchaouen, accompanied by your personal driver.

The day includes a stop in Rabat to explore its regal landmarks, such as Hassan Tower and the Mausoleum of Mohammed V. Discover the Kasbah of the Udayas and the Royal Palace, followed by an immersion in the lively old town.

After lunch, your adventure continues as you make your way to Chefchaouen.

Exploring Chefchaouen

After a leisurely breakfast, immerse yourself in the tranquility of Chefchaouen, a picturesque town nestled amidst the majestic Rif Mountains. Wander through its charming streets, adorned in a palette of captivating blue hues, and discover the town's rich history and cultural heritage.

Enjoy some free time, or take advantage of the services of your personal driver, who is at your disposal for a short excursion into the Rif Mountains.

Meknes Majesty and Volubilis Ruins

Today, say goodbye to Chefchaouen as your journey moves on to Volubilis. Explore Roman ruins with mosaics and vibrant tiles, bringing Roman mythology to life.

Continue exploring Meknes, known as the 'Versailles of Morocco,' with your local guide. Visit the 18th-century Heri es Souani to see well-preserved granaries and stables from Sultan Moulay Ismail's era.

Experience Moroccan culture at the Dar Jamai Music Museum, showcasing traditional music and instruments that tell stories from diverse communities.

Take a stroll through Lahdim Square and the iconic Bab Mansour gate with your guide, where each cobblestone holds tales of the past.

Your journey then leads to Fes, the historical heart of Moroccan arts and culture. Spend the night in your riad, surrounded by the echoes of historical elegance and the comforts of modern luxury.

Fes: A Treasure Trove of Cultural Wonders

Start your day in Fes's walled medina, a maze alive with spice aromas and artisanal sounds, reflecting Moroccan tradition. With your local guide, explore hidden corners that reveal Fes's character.

Visit the Foundouk Nejjarine, a caravanserai-turned-museum showcasing woodcraft, and the Bou Inania Madrasa, highlighting Merinid design from 1358.

At the renowned Tannery, observe artisans crafting leather goods, a generations-old practice. Continue to an atelier where master craftsmen create Zellij tiles, embodying Morocco's artistic heritage.

Wander the souk market, a vibrant mix of colors, scents, and sounds, then explore a traditional “Fʼrnatchiˮ, a bakery that also warms the nearby hammam, highlighting Moroccan ingenuity.

End your day at your boutique guest house, a peaceful retreat.

Fes: Tasting Food Tour

Today, a culinary adventure awaits with a guided food tasting tour. Wander through Fes's lively souks with your experienced local guide, sampling traditional Moroccan street food.

From the layered delicacy of M'semen to the sweet allure of Kaab el Ghazal (Gazelle Horns), each flavor is a revelation of Morocco's diverse culinary landscape.

Enjoy a relaxed afternoon with the option of a traditional Moroccan hammam experience, offering a chance to connect with Moroccan traditions and enjoy a moment of relaxation.

Ifrane, Ziz Valley, and Erfoud

Today's long drive from Fes to Erfoud showcases Morocco's varied landscapes, starting with Ifrane, the "Switzerland of Morocco", known for its alpine-style architecture and tranquil mountain ambiance.

Journey through the Middle Atlas Mountains to the Cedar Forest, home to Barbary macaques.

Witness the "Atlas Guardians", mountain dogs that watch over their territories, and stop in Midelt for lunch, famous for its fossils.

Descend into the Ziz Valley, with its lush palm groves, before reaching Erfoud, the gateway to the Sahara.

End your day at a Kasbah-style hotel, combining traditional architecture with modern comforts, and enjoy a traditional dinner.

Erfoud to Rissani and Sahara Adventure

Start your day in Erfoud, famous for its ancient fossils. After a leisurely breakfast at your kasbah hotel, head to Rissani to explore its lively market and iconic Ksars, and visit Moulay Ali Cherif's tomb to learn about the Alawite dynasty.

Enjoy lunch with Madfouna - a pizza-like Berber delicacy- and Gnaoua music for an authentic atmosphere.

In the afternoon, take a thrilling 4x4 ride to Merzouga, then experience the Sahara with a spectacular sunset camel trek.

Arrive at your deluxe Berber tents, where nomadic charm meets modern comfort. Enjoy dinner under the starlit sky, a serene and memorable culinary experience. The night is further enhanced with live Saharan music around the campfire, adding to the magic of the desert.

Guests opting out of the camel trek can take a 4x4 directly to the camp for a more comfortable and enjoyable experience.

From Sahara Sunrise to the Skoura Oasis

Experience a picturesque Sahara sunrise before breakfast at your camp, then a 4x4 drive back to Erfoud.

Continue to Skoura Oasis, with stops to explore the ancient Khattarat irrigation system and the Berber culture at Oasis Museum Khorbat.

Enjoy a delightful lunch amidst the breathtaking scenery of Todra Canyons, followed by a scenic journey through Kalaat M'gouna, known as the Town of Roses.

The day's travels ends in the Skoura Oasis, a UNESCO-protected palmeraie (palm grove).

In this lush paradise, check into a charming restored kasbah-style hotel, an oasis of tranquility amidst the rustling palm leaves and sweet scent of orange blossoms. Time to relax and rejuvenate.

Relaxation in Skoura's Palm Grove

Itʼs is a day of leisure at your luxurious kasbah in Skouraʼs palm grove. Surrounded by lush greenery and a century-old olive tree, this peaceful retreat is ideal for relaxation.

Experience a traditional Moroccan hammam, connecting with local traditions while enjoying a moment of relaxation.

From Skoura Oasis to Marrakech via Ouarzazate

Start with a traditional Berber bread-making session after breakfast, then travel to Ouarzazate to visit the 19th-century Taourirt Kasbah.

Continue to the UNESCO-listed Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, renowned for its earthen clay architecture and cinematic fame.

After lunch, cross the High Atlas Mountains to Marrakech, where you'll settle into your sumptuous guest house, a haven of luxury and elegance.

Explore the vibrant Jemaa El Fna square, experiencing its lively atmosphere from a café terrace with tea for a panoramic view of the action.

Delving into Marrakech's Historic Heart

After a leisurely breakfast, join your local guide in the riad lobby, eager to introduce you to the city's historical and cultural highlights.

First, explore the Bahia Palace, constructed by Si Moussa, a former slave who rose to become the Sultan's Grand Vizier. Admire the intricate design of its ornate rooms and courtyards, which mirror the opulence and history of sultanic Morocco.

Continue to the Saadian Tombs, established in 1557 as the final resting place for Saadian sultans, including the grave of a Jewish adviser. This site underscores Morocco's rich, diverse history and the architectural elegance of the era.

Immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere of Jamaa el-Fna Square, a bustling center where storytellers, entertainers, and artisans captivate visitors.

Delve into the Medina's vibrant souks, enveloped in the aroma of spices and the buzz of commerce, providing an authentic glimpse into Marrakech's bustling trade scene.

Unveiling Marrakech's Enchanted Gardens

Enjoy a leisurely day exploring Marrakech's gardens at your own pace. Start with a relaxed breakfast, then visit the city's serene gardens with your guide, each offering a unique blend of colors, scents, and history.

Discover the Majorelle Garden, a vibrant sanctuary that inspired Yves Saint Laurent, the tranquil Menara Garden with its stunning views of the Atlas Mountains, and the secluded Secret Garden, showcasing exquisite landscape design and rich history.

Conclude your day with a sumptuous dinner at a local restaurant, enjoying live music, traditional dances, and belly dancing performances.

Leisure in Marrakech | Transfer to Casablanca

Enjoy a relaxed day in Marrakech with the option of a traditional Moroccan hammam experience, offering a chance to unwind and soak in the local culture.

After lunch, head to Casablanca and check into your hotel, preparing for a nostalgic and elegant evening.

Dine at the iconic Rick's Café, inspired by the classic film, as you reflect on your Moroccan journey's rich experiences.

Homeward Journey

Today, your personal driver ensures a smooth transfer to the airport for your departure.

Though your journey with Zayan ends at the airport, the memories, stories and connections you've made will continue to resonate for a long time.

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Elaine Finkelstein

Morocco Travel Expert

Are you ready for a Moroccan adventure tailored just for you?

Contact me today, and together, we'll craft a hassle-free, unforgettable journey exclusively for you.

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Elaine Finkelstein

Morocco Travel Expert

Are you ready for a Moroccan adventure tailored just for you?

Contact me today, and together, we'll craft a hassle-free, unforgettable journey exclusively for you.

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