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.
What’s on 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.
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
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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!
Good to know
- 2 nights simple hotels, 1-night homestay, 4nights camping
- 2nights simple hotels & 5 nights camping in the wild
- 7breakfasts, 6lunches, 7dinners
- All land transport
- Transfer from and to the airport
- All trekking equipment
What's not Included
- Tipping kitty
- Tipping - a personal gesture
People that possess the US, Canadian, UK nationalities do not require a visa to enter Morocco as a tourist.
If you’re a citizen in one of the countries listed below, you do not need a visa to enter Morocco:
Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Congo, Cote d’Ivoire, Denmark, European Union, Finland, Guinea, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Korea, Kuwait, Libya, Liechtenstein, Mali, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, New Zealand, Niger, Norway, Oman, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States of America, and Venezuela.
Your passport must be valid for atlas six months in order to enter Morocco. Please make sure that you stamp your passport once you’re in Morocco. That will allow you to stay for up to 90 days. Entry fees are not charged.
- You can wear clothes that are adequate to each season in Morocco.
- You can check information about the weather in Morocco.
- Not camels, we’ve got plenty.
- You may want to bring a pack to help you carry extra snacks and your bottled water. And, of course, a camera to make amazing moments immortal.
If you are to cancel your tour, your cancellation request must be written, either via fax or email.
In some cases, you are entitled to a partial refund. A standard fee will apply, as it is clearly outlined on your receipt, and Signature Morocco must receive your original voucher before your refund applies.
The following scale of charges will be applied if you cancel your tour prior to the balance due date:
- More than 40 days : 10% deposit retains + transaction fee.
- More than 30 days: 25% of the total will be charged.
- More than 15 days: 50% of the total will be charged.
- More than 08 days: 75% of the total will be charged.
- 7 days or less : 100% of the total will be charged.
No-show cases will not yield a refund.
You will be refunded once Signature Morocco has received the funds back from its suppliers (i.e. hotels, transport companies, service providers)
Unfortunately, you can not.
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Reservations also help us determine what you might need. Otherwise, Signature Morocco will not be able to ensure that its tours to remain manageable and joyous.
You will be notified if the tour changed due to unwanted circumstances.
Morocco Coastal Trek – 8 Days