Marrakech
Departure
Morocco Coastal
Destination
8 Days
Duration
Morocco trekking
Tour type

Traveling in Morocco is a real treat, have an adventure filled with exciting times and daring activities. Travel in a traditional camel caravan along Morocco’s magnificent atlantic coast, and dramatic and endless beaches. Camp in a gorgeous beach and explore the magical cities of Marrakech and Essaouira.

Trip highlights

  • UNESCO-listed places, Essaouira rows of cannons
  • Explore the wonderful Marrakech and Djemaa El Fna square
  • Camp under the starlit skies of the ocean and the smooth summer breeze
  • Travel in a traditional camel caravan
  • Coastal walks along Morocco’s enchanting atlantic

DEPARTURE/RETURN Marrakech
DEPARTURE TIME7:30 AM.
INCLUDED 2nights simple hotels & 5 nights camping in the wild

7breakfasts, 6lunches, 7dinners

All land transport

Transfer from and to the airport

All trekking equipment

NOT INCLUDED Tipping kitty

Tipping - a personal gesture

What’s in this holiday ?

A trek crew and camels which carry your equipment is provided, so you only need to carry a small day pack with you. Coastal walkings along the beach is a daily activity, with ascents and descents on different kinds of tracks including mule tracks, cliff top paths, sandy beaches and sand dunes. 4 to 5 hour walks with frequent stops for breaks and dipping your feet in the sea as well as beach exploring. During July and August the sun might feel hotter during the middle of the day, however, the cool breeze of the Atlantic coast will make the walk much more pleasant.

Please refer to the trip notes for further information before booking this trip.

Day 1

Marrakech

You will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel, dependant on your time of arrival, you might have some free time to explore Marrakech and wander in Djemaa El Fna on day one.

Day 2

Trekking to Amderdiz’in

After having a delicious breakfast, you will take an enjoyable drive heading to Imriditsn, the starting point of your atlantic coast trek. The driving will be for around 5 hours and you will have frequent stops for refreshments and lunch. You will walk for approximately 2 hours when arriving to Imriditsn, after arriving to the fishing village of Amderdiz’in you will then rest at our camp that’s located in the high of the cliffs that offer wonderful views of the ocean. You will have plenty of time to wander around to the beach before having your first night of camping where you’ll enjoy your company and a delicious Moroccan dinner

Day 3

Tafeda Coastal trek

after having a leisurely breakfast you will continue on with your trekking, in this Moroccan trekking adventure you will find crashing waves on hidden bays and fishing villages that are simply amazing. after that, you will proceed onto Tafeda, a small fishing village. Taffeta was once an important Portuguese seaport and today it serves as a small fishing village where our camp lays.

Day 4

Deserted beaches

You will trek to a wild landscape of the organ forest where goats wander around and graze on the scrubby plants. You will then drop down and have a walk besides the waves and along the deserted beaches to our camp at sidi Ahemd Assayh. You will take a picnic to enjoy along the way due to the rugged terrain, so camels will take a different route today. At night, you will camp next to the sea and you can have a stroll on the vast beach before having your dinner.

Day 5

Sand dunes!

Enjoying a delicious breakfast in the morning, and taking a scenic walk above the atlantic while passing through Berber villages, the beautiful landscape of towering dunes will leave you in a beautiful awe and you won’t stop taking pictures. The towering sand dunes are amazing and the waterfall makes a great spot to explore.

Day 6

Essaouira

Since this is your final leg of your trekking adventure, it will be extra special! You will enjoy an incredible walk from one deserted beach to another. After finally reaching the wide expanse of Sidi Kaouki that’s popular among wind surfers, you will bid farewell to your camel drivers and to the lovely camels and board an air-conditioned mini bus for a 40 minute drive heading to Essaouira. This picture-perfect town is Morocco’s sea pride, with a charming beach and amazing beach resorts. You’ll have time in the afternoon to explore the city within the original city walls with its maze-like roads and gorgeously narrow alleyways that are lined with shops that sell Moroccan tea and spices as well as tagging pots and Moroccan leatherwear.

Day 7

Marrakech

In the morning, you will drive back to Marrakech. After freshening up and checking in the hotel, you’ll have free time to explore Djemaa El Fna and enjoy Marrakech, in the evening you will enjoy your final meal while in the beautiful Marrakech

Day 8

Marrakech

Your tour ends after having a delicious breakfast and checking out of the hotel, you will be transported to the airport, and we hope to see you again!