1905€ per person 28500€
From December, 28 to January, 4
UPDATE 11.12.2017: last place available for women. This is not just a holiday: it is a travel experience with a traveling "caravan" that will move between the cities, the oases and the deserts of Morocco, with a perfect mix of comfort and tradition . 20 people, 5 4x4 cars with the "self drive" formula to always be on the forefront of the discovery of Berber Morocco, between imperial cities and tented camps, up to the largest desert expanse in the world, the Sahara. A mechanic and a local guide will always be with us to guarantee safety and knowledge of the territory .
All the hotels (5 stars) and the tented camps (exclusive for the group) have been carefully selected among the best in the country . In the big cities we will stay in luxurious and modern 5-star hotels, in the desert we will live the emotion of sleeping in the dunes in the tented camps provided by the best organizations, and in the villages we will discover the tradition and the Berber hospitality in the characteristic and luxurious Moroccan Riads.
A journey through sandy cities, breathtaking sunsets, Berber dinners under the stars, fun, quad-bike crossings in the dunes and discovery of the most evocative landscapes of the country, for a New Year to discover, live and remember as the best ever.
December 28: Arrival at Casablanca airport in the evening, formalities of entry into the country and private transfer to 5-star hotels.
29 December: Casablanca -> Marrakech (250 km) by private bus. Lunch and afternoon dedicated to visiting the city with a guide. Dinner in a typical Moroccan restaurant in the Medina, a few steps from the beautiful Djemaa El Fna square. Overnight in 5-star hotel.
30 December: Marrakech -> Ait Benhaddou -> Oasis de Fint (250 km) with 4x4 vehicles. Stop for lunch in the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou. In the afternoon we head for the Oasis de Fint, an authentic oasis where life flows quietly and time seems to stand still. Dinner and overnight stay in the tented camp equipped in pure Berber style.
31 December: Oasis de Fint -> Erfoud -> Merzuga (380 km) with 4x4 vehicles. We head towards the valley of the Dades, on scenic roads that border red rocks and clay villages. Lunch in Tingi and continuation of the journey to Merzouga, through Erfoud, with destination the dunes of Erg Chebbi that mark the beginning of the Sahara. New Year's Eve with folklore entertainment, under a breathtaking starry. Overnight at the tented equipped camp (the tents are equipped with beds and private bathroom).
January 1: Merzouga -> Tazarine -> Mhamid -> Erg Lihoudi (310 km). Inauguration of the new year with a quad tour in the dunes of Merzuga. In the late morning we start with the 4x4 in the direction of Mhamid, in the deep south of Morocco, with a stop in the village of Tazzarine, where we can stop for lunch. Arrival at camp tented in the late afternoon. Dinner and overnight in equipped tented camp.
January 2: Erg Lihoudi -> Zagora -> Ouarzazate (320 km). Early in the morning still a great emotion: witness the sunrise on the dunes. It then starts in the direction of Ouarzazate through Zagora, the villages of Tansikht and Agdz through the green valley of the Draa. In the afternoon we visit the Kasbah Taourirt. Overnight in a typical Moroccan Riad (rated 4.5 on Tripadvisor).
January 3: Ouarzazate -> Casablanca (450 km)> Departure for Casablanca with a stop in Marrakech for lunch. In the afternoon we continue in the direction of Casablanca with arrival in the late afternoon. Dinner at Rick's Cafe, recreation of the bar made famous by Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman in the movie "Casablanca". Release of 4x4 cars and overnight in a 5-star hotel.
January 4: Private transfer to Casablanca airport to return to Italy.
THE PRICE INCLUDES
- all overnight stays (3 nights in a 5-star hotel, 3 nights in the camp, overnight stay in the Riad)
- all breakfasts
- all the dinners as scheduled (including water, wine and tea)
- the New Year's Eve dinner with folklore entertainment
- use of Mitsubishi Pajero 4x4 off-road vehicles or cat. similar
- vehicle insurance coverage
- 1 4x4 off-road vehicle for assistance with driver-mechanic
- a guide in Italian
- the escort from Italy for the whole trip
- local transfers by private minibus
- the 2-hour quad tour in Merzuga (one quad every two people)
- visits and entrances to the Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, Kasbah Tifltout, Kasbah Taourirt, Cinema studio
- mandatory insurance coverage
THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE
- return flight from Italy (see under the heading IL FLIGHT)
- vehicle fuel
- vehicle deposit (2000 € to be paid by credit card when collecting the vehicle, refundable in the absence of damage)
- additional alcoholic beverages at meals
- any tips
- personal extras
- everything not explicitly included
To reach Casablanca from Northern Italy we have a limited number of tickets available for direct flights operated by Air Arabia (departure from Bergamo Orio al Serio) The cost per person is 330 euros, taxes and baggage in the hold of 20 kg included , of followed by the operatives:
Arrival: 28 December 2017 departure at 18:30 with arrival in Casablanca at 20:30
Return: January 4, 2018 departure at 13:45 with arrival in Bergamo at 17:45
Alternatively there are numerous low-cost and scheduled airlines operating flights to Casablanca. It is necessary for everyone to arrive in Casablanca by the evening of December 28th, meeting at the hotel
Please note: for organizational or climatic reasons the circuit could undergo variations, without altering the characteristics of the itinerary and the level of service.
This is a holiday dedicated to
There is still one spot available,
Point of departure:
Orio al Serio, BG, Italia
Thursday 28 December from 19:00
up to Thursday 28 December at 19:00
Point of arrival:
Orio al Serio, BG, Italia
Thursday 4 January from 19:00
up to Thursday 4 January at 19:00
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All members of this holiday have included in the policy share of the policy that provides them with Health Care, reimbursement of medical expenses and baggage damage carried.
SHIPPING ON THE LOCATION
For the tour you will be using 4x4 Mitsubishi Pajero or cat. similar. Each vehicle can carry up to 4 passengers. The tour includes driving in vehicles self-drive, but you may still have the preference to drive at the time of enrollment. In Morocco, you only have the Italian driving license and a decent off-road driving ability. All vehicles are secured with Kasco coverage, which includes an uncovered, and therefore a deposit to be deposited by credit card, for a vehicle of 2,000 euros that will be shared between the car's passengers.
FIREPLACE IN FIELD
For the nights planned in the field you will use traditional Berber-style two-seat curtains with beds, mattresses, sheets and blankets. Despite the facilities being equipped, field life still has a slight spirit of adaptation to desert conditions, for example, in all areas, the toilets will be deprived of the tent.
In the Saharan regions, the climate is warm and dry, with considerable thermal excursion between day and night (even 20 ° difference). In winter, average temperatures are 15 ° / 22 ° and 8 ° / 5 ° minimum with tips that may reach 0 ° in December / January. The hourly difference with respect to Italy is 1 hour.
No vaccination is required.
The passport must be valid for at least six months beyond the travel date and not contain any entry visa to Israel. No entry visa required to enter. It is forbidden to leave Morocco with Dirham. At the end of your stay in Morocco, you can convert only the Dirhams you have purchased before or after making your receipts in Euro or other foreign currency.
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Included in the price.
Museum/park/places of worship admissions
Drinks as stated in the program
Individual and/or group local transport
Activities as stated in the program
Insurance coverages as stated in the program
Trips as described
Meals as stated in the program
Not included in the price.
Flights or Transfers from/to the destination
Meals not listed in the program
5% platform booking fee
All services not mentioned in the program
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