Morocco offers a captivating journey through the diverse landscapes, rich culture, and historical wonders of this North African gem. That’s why Cosmos has carefully crafted a 10-day ‘Highlights of Morocco’ adventure, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the best of this exceptional country. From the vibrant markets of Marrakech to the timeless beauty of the Sahara Desert, this tour promises unforgettable experiences and plenty of magical moments in Morocco

Exploring Iconic Cities  

Hassan II Mosque
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The tour begins in Casablanca, where travellers are greeted by the city’s blend of modernity and tradition. A visit to the Hassan II Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the world, offers a glimpse into Morocco’s Islamic heritage and architectural splendour. From here, the journey continues to iconic cities like Rabat (the country’s capital), Fez and Marrakech.  

Immersive Cultural Experiences  

Medina in Fez
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Morocco has a deep-rooted culture, so there’s no better way to immerse yourself in Moroccan culture than with authentic experiences. Past guests have loved the opportunity to partake in guided walks through the bustling medinas of Fez and Marrakech. These medinas provide insight into daily life in Morocco, as you navigate narrow alleyways lined with vibrant souks and artisan workshops. Along the way, encounters with locals offer glimpses into traditional crafts such as carpet weaving, pottery making, and metalwork. 

Sahara Desert Adventure 

Camel ride in the Sahara Desert
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A highlight of the tour is an optional excursion to the Sahara Desert, where travellers embark on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure. Riding camelback, watching the sunset over the dunes, and visiting a traditional Berber camp are experiences that evoke the timeless allure of the desert. The tranquillity and vastness of the Sahara leave an indelible impression on you long after you’ve departed.  

Discovering Historical Treasures 

Ait Benhaddou
Ait Benhaddou
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Cosmos have included plenty of opportunities to discover Morocco’s rich history through visits to ancient landmarks and historical sites. Exploring the UNESCO World Heritage-listed medina of Fez, with its labyrinthine streets and centuries-old architecture, transports travellers back in time to the heyday of the Moroccan empire. Similarly, visits to the impressive ruins of Volubilis and the fortified city of Ait Benhaddou offer insights into ancient civilisations and architectural heritage. 

Culinary Delights  

Traditional Moroccan food
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No visit to Morocco is complete without savouring its renowned cuisine, and this tour ensures you have ample opportunity to indulge in culinary delights. From sampling fragrant tagines and couscous dishes to sipping mint tea in a traditional Moroccan riad, the tour is a feast for the senses. Cooking demonstrations and visits to local markets provide insight into the ingredients and techniques that define Moroccan cuisine. 

The Cosmos ‘Highlights of Morocco’ tour offers a comprehensive and unforgettable journey through the enchanting landscapes, vibrant cities, and rich cultural heritage of Morocco. Take a look at the full itinerary today.  

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