Morocco offers a perfect mix of adventure and relaxation. Explore the enchanting medinas of Fes and Marrakech, walk through the blue alleyways of Chefchaouen and encounter mystical Berber culture in the Sahara.
Discover four UNESCO World Heritage sites—from the Roman ruins of Volubilis to the historic medinas of Fes and Marrakech. Trek across the sand dunes of the Sahara and sleep under the stars in a luxury desert camp.
Arrive in Marrakech
Discover Morocco on an 8 day Essential Morocco family tour from Marrakech. You’ll roam exotic souks in ancient medinas, explore Berber villages and a Sahara desert camp.
See the Koutoubia Mosque, Bahia Palace and Saadian Tombs during a walking tour of Marrakech’s historic center. Wander through the overflowing stalls and workshops in Jemaa el Fna square while marveling at storytellers, musicians, snake charmers and acrobats.
Visit a Berber village and artisan workshop, or trek in the storied Atlas Mountains. There’s no better way to experience Morocco than on a customized tour with family and friends.
Explore the Medina of Marrakech
Throwing yourself into the maze that is Marrakech’s Medina is one of the greatest travel adventures. Those who do will forever etch its jeweled colors into their fondest memories and evoke vivid vignettes long after they return home.
Jemaa el Fna is the heart of the Medina and by day it is a bustling marketplace filled with snake charmers, horse-drawn carriages, and plenty of stalls selling fresh orange juice. But at night it is an atmospheric square filled with storytelling locals hosting sing-song performances.
A guided tour is a good idea here especially for families with young children as it will help you navigate its labyrinthine streets with ease.
Visit Ait Ben Haddou
Discover the best of Morocco with your family on this 8-day tour. Explore the blue alleys of Chefchaoun, step back to Roman times at Volubilis, and visit artisan workshops in Fes.
Across the river Ounila, framed by olive groves and palm trees, lies Ait Ben Haddou. This ksar, a collection of half a dozen mud-brick kasbahs, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a fascinating relic from the 17th-century caravan route between Marrakech and Timbuktu.
It also serves as an incredible backdrop for Hollywood celluloid and has featured in many movies including Gladiator and Game of Thrones.
Explore Erg Chebbi Dunes
Traveling to Erg Chebbi requires a bit of effort, but it’s well worth the long journey. This is one of the most popular Morocco family tours with kids, as it allows you to experience a true Sahara desert adventure in a traditional camp.
The dunes are best visited in spring and autumn, when days aren’t as hot, and nights aren’t as cold. The trip includes a visit to a Berber village where you’ll enjoy sharing a meal with a local family.
The tour also stops at the UNESCO-listed Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah. Then, you’ll drive through the Tizi N’Tichka pass, Ouarzazate city, the Amridil Kasbah, and Dades Valley.
Visit a Berber Village
Experience the real Morocco on this adventure that takes you to a Berber village in the Atlas Mountains. Meet the family of a tribe and get an insider’s look at rural life in this region.
See the towered and crenulated kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, made famous in movies like Gladiator. Explore the canyon walls of the Glaoui Kasbah and then walk outside to admire its lush terraced gardens.
Embark on a hike in the High Atlas Mountains. Take in the scenery and then visit a family’s home for lunch.
Explore the Sahara Desert
Morocco is a destination that has something for everyone; it’s an exotic, intriguing and beautiful North African country that cradles multiple cultures. The sweeping desert landscapes, towering mountains and luxurious riads are just some of the highlights that Morocco has to offer.
Get a taste of authentic Morocco with this family tour from Marrakech that visits Djemaa el Fna, treks the Erg Chebbi dunes and explores Ait Benhaddou. Discover the beauty of the Moroccan countryside, sample some of the finest cuisine and enjoy a Berber party around the campfire.
Wake up to the sound of gulls and seaside breezes on this relaxing family tour of Morocco. Take a morning tour of an argan oil cooperative and see the women at work, then enjoy some downtime at the beach before exploring Essaouira’s historic 18th-century seafront ramparts.
Uncover Morocco’s soul on a week-long adventure that tickles all the senses. From exploring exotic souks in Marrakech to camping beneath Saharan stars, this is a trip that’ll satisfy all of your Lawrence of Arabia-type fantasies.
This tour also includes visiting Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah’s “castle” via the High Atlas mountains, and Ouarzazate’s “Hollywood of Africa”. Plus Skoura oases, Dades Valley, Todra gorges, and Merzouga Sahara desert(Dromadry ride and overnight in a desert camp). The perfect balance of culture, adventure and relaxation.
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