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Morocco Sahara and Beyond

15 Tage, Casablanca nach Marrakech



Tour auf einen Blick


Tour-Dauer

15
Tage

Startpunkt

Casablanca
Marokko

Endpunkt

Marrakech
Marokko

Tour Style

Comfort

Komfort-Level

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Fitness-Level


Besuchte Länder auf dieser Tour

Marokko

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Die Tour

Besuche eine Frauen-Kooperative und genieße ein einheimisches Mittagessen, beobachte Erzähler und Schlangenbeschwörer auf dem Platz Djemaa el Fna und genieße eine lokale Mahlzeit, durchquere die Sahara im Allrad-Wagen und übernachte in einem luxuriösen Zeltlager, spaziere durch uralten Medinas und Suqs und beobachte Handwerker bei der Demonstration ihrer traditionellen Künste, tauche in die Kultur ein mit einem erfahrenen lokalen Guide



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    Morocco Sahara and Beyond in wenigen Worten

    Die verwinkelten Straßen in Marokkos uralten Medinas sind so prall voller Farben und Geschmäcker, dass du schon bald nach deiner Ankunft deinen nächsten Besuch hier planen wirst. Erkunde die Suqs und Straßen von Marrakesch und Fes, reise in ein luxuriöses Wüsten-Lager auf einem Allrad-Ausflug mit Übernachtung, erkunde die Dörfer im Atlasgebirge und entspanne an der Küste in Essaouira. Du reist komfortabel und im optimalen Tempo und unser erfahrener Guide ist stets zur Stelle, um dir die Hintergründe der Sehenswürdigkeiten zu verraten und die versteckten Juwelen zu zeigen. Indem du dich auf die Energie der Menschen konzentrieren kannst, wirst du die wahren Schätze Marokkos entdecken.


  • Was ist im Preis inkludiert?

    • Ankunftstransfer
    • Besichtigung der Stadt Meknes und der Ruinen von Volubilis
    • Geführter Rundgang durch die Medina von Fes
    • Geführter Nachtspaziergang am Djemaa el Fna mit einer lokalen Mahlzeit
    • Erkunde Marrakesch mit einem lokalen Guide
    • Besuch der uralten Kasbah von Aït-Ben-Haddou
    • Allrad-Ausflug in die Sahara mit Übernachtung in einem luxuriösen Wüsten-Camp
    • Erkunde die Draa-Region und besuche die örtlichen historischen Stätten
    • Besuche Tafraoute und seinen Markt
    • Spaziere durch ein Palmental mit Mittagessen in einem einheimischen Haus und Besuch einer Frauen-Kooperative
    • Erkunde Essaouira
    • Besichtige den Menara-Garten und den Jardin Majorelle
    • Alle Transfers zwischen den Reisezielen sowie zu inbegriffenen Aktivitäten und zurück.

  • Route der Tour

    Abenteuerreise Route Morocco Sahara and Beyond

    Tag 1 Casablanca (1A)

    Ankunft zu jeder Zeit möglich, Ankunftstransfer ist inbegriffen. Genieße ein Willkommens-Dinner.

    Tag 2 Meknes/Volubilis/Fes (1F)

    Genieße eine geführte Besichtigung der Königsstadt Meknes. Weiter geht es zu den Ruinen von Volubilis, den besterhaltenen römischen Ruinen in Marokko, bevor du in Fes ankommst.

    Tag 3 Fes (1F)

    Reise zurück in die Zeit und begib dich auf einen Rundgang durch die als UNESCO-Welterbe ausgezeichnete Medina von Fes. Erkunde die verwinkelten Wege und Gassen und besuche die zahlreichen Handwerker, Gerber und Geschäfte.

    Tage 4-5 Marrakesch (2F,1A)

    Reise nach Marrakesch. Am Abend erlebst du all die Farben und den Trubel am berühmten Platz Djemaa el Fna. Beobachte Erzähler, Schlangenbeschwörer und Akrobaten, während du eine einfache und köstliche Mahlzeit in einem Imbiss am Markt genießt. Am Tag 5 erkundest du mit einem erfahrenen lokalen Guide unter anderem die historischen Stätten Koutoubia-Minarett, Palais Bahia, Palais Badi und Medersa Ben Youssef, die Medina (Altstadt) und die Gassen der geschäftigen Suqs.

    Tag 6 Aït Ben Haddou (1F,1A)

    Reise zu Aït Ben Haddou, einem UNESCO-Welterbe im Atlasgebirge, und erkunde dieses uralte Kasbah-Dorf.

    Tag 7 Erg Chegaga Wüsten-Camp (1F,1M,1A)

    Reise durch das Draa-Tal nach Zagora und begib dich in Allrad-Wägen in die Wüste. Halte in Tamegroute, um die Bibliothek antiker islamischer Schriften und örtliche Keramik-Werkstätten zu besichtigen. Weiter geht es querfeldein zu den großen Dünen der Erg Chegaga zum Aufenthalt in einem Luxus-Wüsten-Camp. Genieße einen Kamelritt oder erklimme die Spitze der Dünen für unvergleichliche Ausblicke auf die endlose Sahara. Abends genießt du ein traditionelles Abendessen unter den Sternen.

    Tag 8 Zagora (1F)

    Reise zurück durch die Wüste nach Zagora und genieße einen Vortrag über die Geschichte der Draa-Region und besuche historische Stätten.

    Tag 9 Taroudant (1F)

    Reise in Richtung der Antiatlas-Region zur Teppichstadt Tazenakht und nach Taliouine, wo Safran angebaut wird. In Taroudant besuchst du die berühmten Leder-Gerbereien und die lokalen Märkte.

    Tage 10-11 Tafraoute (2F,1M)

    Reise in die Antiatlas-Region und bewundere die natürlichen Felsformationen. Erkunde an diesem Nachmittag das Stadtzentrum und seine lokalen Märkte. Am Tag 11 besuchst du die Aït-Mansour-Schlucht, die bemalten Felsen und das Chapeau du Napoleon. Spaziere durch ein Palmental und genieße das Mittagessen in einem lokalen Haus im Dorf. Besuche eine Frauen-Kooperative, die Handwerk und Arganöl produziert.

    Tage 12-13 Essaouira (2F,1M)

    Reise an die Atlantik-Küste zur Hafenstadt Essaouira. Komm zum Hafen und beobachte, wie die Fischerflotte ihren Fang ablädt und entdecke die lokalen Handwerkskünstler. Du kannst auch Segeln gehen oder ein Hammam (traditionelles Dampfbad) besuchen.

    Tag 14 Marrakesch (1F,1A)

    Rückkehr nach Marrakesch, wo du den Menara-Garten und den Jardin Majorelle besuchst. Genieße ein Abschieds-Dinner in einem palastartigen Restaurant mit lokaler Folklore-Unterhaltung.


  • Tour Details

    Was erwartet dich?

    • Ankunftstransfer
    • Besichtigung der Stadt Meknes und der Ruinen von Volubilis
    • Geführter Rundgang durch die Medina von Fes
    • Geführter Nachtspaziergang am Djemaa el Fna mit einer lokalen Mahlzeit
    • Erkunde Marrakesch mit einem lokalen Guide
    • Besuch der uralten Kasbah von Aït-Ben-Haddou
    • Allrad-Ausflug in die Sahara mit Übernachtung in einem luxuriösen Wüsten-Camp
    • Erkunde die Draa-Region und besuche die örtlichen historischen Stätten
    • Besuche Tafraoute und seinen Markt
    • Spaziere durch ein Palmental mit Mittagessen in einem einheimischen Haus und Besuch einer Frauen-Kooperative
    • Erkunde Essaouira
    • Besichtige den Menara-Garten und den Jardin Majorelle
    • Alle Transfers zwischen den Reisezielen sowie zu inbegriffenen Aktivitäten und zurück.

    Die Highlights auf einen Blick

    Besuche eine Frauen-Kooperative und genieße ein einheimisches Mittagessen, beobachte Erzähler und Schlangenbeschwörer auf dem Platz Djemaa el Fna und genieße eine lokale Mahlzeit, durchquere die Sahara im Allrad-Wagen und übernachte in einem luxuriösen Zeltlager, spaziere durch uralten Medinas und Suqs und beobachte Handwerker bei der Demonstration ihrer traditionellen Künste, tauche in die Kultur ein mit einem erfahrenen lokalen Guide

    Hinweise zur Tourbeschreibung

    The information in this trip details document has been compiled with care and is provided in good faith. However it is subject to change, and does not form part of the contract between the client and the operator. The itinerary featured is correct at time of printing. It may differ slightly to the one in the brochure. Occasionally our itineraries change as we make improvements that stem from past travellers, comments and our own research. Sometimes it can be a small change like adding an extra meal along the itinerary. Sometimes the change may result in us altering the tour for the coming year. Ultimately, our goal is to provide you with the most rewarding experience. Please note that our brochure is usually released in November each year. If you have booked from the previous brochure you may find there have been some changes to the itinerary. VERY IMPORTANT: Please ensure that you print a final copy of your Trip Details to review a couple of days prior to travel, in case there have been changes that affect your plans.

    Hinweise zum Ablauf der Tour

    While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission. Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.

    Wichtige Hinweise

    1. ITINERARY PACE This is a very fast paced itinerary which covers lots of ground. While this is great as it allows us to see a huge amount in the available time, it also means some early starts, some long drives in the mini van and less free time than many other G Adventures. We feel that if you enter this trip with this knowledge and expectation, you will appreciate even more the variety of locations we are able to include in this itinerary. 2. WEATHER Please note that the climate in Morocco can be both very hot during the day in summer months (up to 50°C) and cold at night in the mountains in autumn, early spring and winter (down to -6°C). Summer months, from April to September are very hot throughout Morocco. Winter months November to March can be cool to cold, especially in the Atlas Mountains, with high probability of snowfall. Most Moroccan buildings are not equipped with heating, so without proper layers you will be cold at night. Please bring appropriate clothing for the months in which you are travelling and check temperatures before you leave. Bedding is provided in the desert camp and the gîte, but in winter months if you feel the cold you may wish to bring a sleeping bag too. 3. RAMADAN Depending on the lunar cycle, Ramadan will fall between June 18th and July 17th, 2015. Please note that Ramadan is a month of fasting observed by Muslims throughout the world, during which time the followers of Islam should not eat or drink between sunrise and sunset. There may be some limitations to services and disruptions to schedules during Ramadan in Muslim areas, but generally our tours still operate effectively during this period and food is available to non-muslims throughout the day. It is very important to display increased cultural sensitivity during Ramadan. Please wear loose fitting clothes, that cover knees and shoulders, and try to avoid eating, drinking or smoking in public out of respect for those who can't at that time. 4. DRINKING WATER It is advisable to drink bottled water in Morocco.

    Chief Experience Officers?

    This G Adventures group trip is accompanied by one of our group leaders, otherwise known as a Chief Experience Officer (CEO). As the group coordinator and manager, the aim of the CEO is to take the hassle out of your travels and to help you have the best trip possible. You can expect them to have a broad general knowledge of Morocco, including historical, cultural, religious and social aspects. They will also offer suggestions for things to do and to see, recommend great local eating venues and introduce you to our local friends. We also use certified local city guides where we think more specific knowledge will add to the enjoyment of the places we are visiting - we think it's the best of both worlds.

    Gruppengröße

    Max. 16, im Schnitt 10.

    Inkludierte Verpflegung

    14x Frühstück, 3x Mittagessen, 5x Abendessen.

    Verpflegung

    Generally, all meals are not included in the trip price when there is a choice of eating options, to give you the maximum flexibility in deciding where, what and with whom to eat. It also gives you more budgeting flexibility, though generally food is cheap. Our groups tend to eat together to enable you to taste a larger variety of dishes and enjoy each other's company. There is no obligation to do this though. Your CEO will be able to suggest favourite restaurants during your trip. The above information applies to G Adventures group trips. For Independent trips please check the itinerary for details of meals included. For all trips please refer to the meals included and budget information for included meals and meal budgets. Breakfasts on tour All breakfasts are included as part of your tour. Moroccan breakfasts tend to be different from your usual cereal and toast morning fare – most will be very simple - a croissant or sweet roll with jam and instant coffee and some hotels will have buffets where you will have more variety. While you are experiencing what a Moroccan family would eat, some travellers do find the provided breakfasts a bit “bread heavy” and enjoy buying fruit the day before to supplement their breakfast. Lunches and dinners Moroccan cuisine is world famous and your CEO will be taking the chance to show you the best of it. Staples include cous cous, a type of grain topped with stew, tagine which is actually the name of the pot this tasty dish is cooked in, and brochette, bbq skewers of meat. These meals will generally cost between 45- 70 MAD depending on the type of restaurant and which part of the country you are in. Other tastes not to be missed include pastilla, a sweet pasty with a savoury filling which is traditionally pigeon and harira, a delicious soup based on chick peas and filling enough when teamed with fresh bread to be a whole lunch. If you are heading to the coast the fresh seafood cooked at one of the local markets is a must eat! Snacks Morocco's fresh orange juice is highly recommended and you should not leave without trying a glass. The brave can try the tiny snails which are perhaps the local's favourite snack but you might prefer a cone of piping hot bite-size fried cake donuts.

    Empfohlenes Budget für Essen & Trinken

    Plane 250-350 USD für nicht inbegriffene Mahlzeiten ein.

    Transport

    Privater, klimatisierter Minibus, zu Fuß, Allrad-Wagen.

    Transport

    Our transport throughout this tour is a comfortable air conditioned mini van.

    Lokale Flüge

    There are no local flights on this tour.

    Solo Trip - Für alleine Reisende

    We believe single travellers should not have to pay more to travel so our group trips are designed for shared accommodation and do not involve a single supplement. Single travellers joining group trips are paired in twin or multi-share accommodation with someone of the same sex for the duration of the trip. Some of our Independent trips are designed differently and single travellers on these itineraries must pay the single trip price.

    Unterkunft

    Komforthotels (13 Nächte), Luxus-Wüsten-Camp (1 Nacht).

    Hinweise zum eigenen Zimmer

    Nacht 7; Erg Cheggaga Wüsten-Camp.

    Über Unterkünfte

    Please note that Morocco is a developing country and as such the infrastructure is not as reliable as you would expect at home. Expect quirky plumbing and the occasional cold shower even in the best hotels!

    Anreise zur 1. Unterkunft

    Hotel Imperial Casablanca 291, Bd. Mohamed V & angle rue Azilal, (ex Rond-Point Shell) Casablanca Morocco Tel. : +212 522 302 155

    Tipps zur Anreise

    Please note that day 1 is an arrival day and no activities have been planned on this day. Upon arrival to the city on day 1 (or earlier if you have booked pre-accommodation with us), an arrival transfer to the joining hotel is included. When you arrive at the airport, go to the Airport Information Desk in Terminal 1 and look for the driver holding a G Adventures sign. Please approach them, and ask them who they are supposed to be picking up (do not tell them your name, they should have this information already). Once they give you the correct name, have your passport ready to show them and you will be on your way! Once you arrive at the hotel, look for a note or bulletin board in the reception with a note from your CEO. This note will give the details of your Welcome Meeting on day 1 (usually between 5pm and 7pm), where you will get a chance to meet your CEO and other travellers, as well as learn more about how the tour will run. If you don’t see a note, please ask reception for details! If you are arriving later and will miss the Welcome Meeting, your CEO will leave a note at reception for you with any information you may need, and with morning instructions for the next day. **Please note, the arrival transfer included occurs on day 1 of the tour. If you plan to arrive prior to day 1, you will be required to arrange pre-tour accommodation through G Adventures to be eligible for the transport from the airport. Due to customer experience and quality considerations, all services related to the tour must be continuous. If you plan to make your own way to the Hotel Imperial, you have several options for transportation: If you are taking a taxi, on exiting Terminal 1, walk ahead to the right into the main car park and you will see the main taxi stand with may taxis queued and waiting. The cost of a taxi to Hotel Imperial is a maximum of 300MAD, but please haggle to get a lower price. If you are using public transit, the main method of transportation is by train. They currently run every hour from 03:55 until 23:45. Train tickets are purchased from the train station at the airport. When arriving into Terminal 1 or Terminal 2, follow the signs for the train. Prices are currently 60MAD one-way and the journey takes approx. 30 minutes. The train will arrive into Casa Voyageurs where you will then need to take a taxi to get to the hotel. The cost of a taxi from Casa Voyageurs is about 30MAD. However, please haggle to get a lower price.

    Probleme bei der Anreise

    We do not expect any complications and nor should you but the following information is supplied in case of extra ordinary circumstances. PRE-BOOKED AIRPORT TO HOTEL TRANSFERS If you have pre booked an airport to hotel transfer, please look for your transfer driver at the Airport Information Desk in Terminal 1. He will be holding a G Adventures sign and waiting in this area for you. Your name will not be on the G Adventures sign, so please ask the driver whom they are there to meet. The Airport Information Desk is located in the main Arrival Halls in Terminal 1, next to the stairs and escalators to the train station. If you have arrived in Terminal 2, please make your way to the Airport Information Desk in Terminal 1 to find your driver. If you are unable to locate your G Adventures airport representative, please call our local staff at +212 528 824898 (during office hours Mon-Fri) or +212 661 429700 (after office hours or at any time if you are unable to get through to the office) They will assist you in getting to the joining hotel. If you have arrived at Casablanca airport, before calling please double-check with the airport staff which terminal you have arrived at. (This may not be the terminal stated on your airline ticket, as Casablanca flight arrivals often experience a change in arrival terminal). Please make your way to the Airport Information Desk in Terminal 1 (this is a short walk from the other terminals) If you are not travelling with a telephone, please head to the airport Information booth who will be able to assist you in the purchase of a phone card and direct you to a telephone. If for any reason you are unable to commence your trip as scheduled, or your flight is delayed, please call the above numbers to inform our staff so we can re-book your transfer.

    Notfallkontakte

    Should you need to contact us during a situation of dire need, it is best to first call either the G Adventures Local Representative (if one is listed below) or our G Adventures Local Office. If for any reason you do not receive an immediate answer, please leave a detailed message and contact information, so they may return your call and assist you as soon as possible. AIRPORT TRANSFER  If you have purchased an arrival through G Adventures or if an arrival transfer is included in the cost of your tour, please note that: Your arrival transfer has been arranged based on flight information provided to us. If you are advised of a flight schedule change within 48 hours of your scheduled arrival time, we will do our best to rearrange your arrival transfer however we cannot guarantee this. If your arrival transfer does not arrive within 30 minutes after you have exited the arrivals area please take a taxi to your start point hotel. EMERGENCY CONTACT NUMBERS G Adventures Local Representative (Morocco) During Office hours (Weekdays, 9am-5pm Local Time): +212 (0)528 824898 After hours emergency number: +212 (0)661 429700 G Adventures Local Office London, UK Emergency number: +44 7817 262559 If you are unable for any reason to contact our local office, please call the numbers listed below, which will connect you directly with our 24 hour Sales team, who will happily assist you. Toll-free, North America only: 1 888 800 4100 Calls from UK: 0844 272 0000 Calls from Germany: 01805 70 90 30 00 Calls from Australia: 1 300 796 618 Calls from New Zealand: 0800 333 307 Outside North America, Australia, New Zealand, Germany and the UK: +1 416 260 0999

    Was packe ich ein?

    You will be on the move a lot, so our advice is to pack as lightly as possible. Your baggage should be clearly labeled and restricted to one soft compact suitcase or sports bag on wheels, maximum 15kg, plus a daypack. Luggage limits on airlines are strictly enforced and space on vehicles is limited. Porters are not often available, so be prepared to carry your own bags. It is important to pack clothes for warm days and cool evenings, as well as a warm jacket for early morning game drives. A set of smart casual clothes is also advisable.

    Empfohlene Packliste

    Documents •Passport (with photocopies) •Travel insurance (with photocopies) •Airline tickets (with photocopies) •USD cash •Credit or debit card (see personal spending money) •G Adventures / G Adventures vouchers, pre-departure information and trip details •Any entry visas or vaccination certificates required •Day pack for daily personal items •Watch or Alarm clock •Flashlight or Headlamp (with extra batteries and bulbs) -Sun hat/Bandana -Sunblock -Sunglasses •Insect Repellent •Ear plugs for train journeys or light sleepers •Small towel and swim wear •Toiletries (biodegradable) •Sturdy walking shoes/Sport sandals •hand sanitizers/ antibacterial wipes •Money belt •Long Shorts or long skirt •Long trousers •Hiking pants/track pants •Shirts/T-shirts (covering the shoulders) •Fleece or sweater •jacket •1 smart outfit for evenings out •Ear plugs •Pocketknife •Camera and extra memory card/film •Extra batteries (recommended) •Electricity Plug Adapter • Personal female hygiene products (as they are difficult to purchase locally) •First-aid kit (should contain Lip balm with sunscreen, Aspirin, Ibuprofin, malaria pills, band aids/plasters, tape, anti-histamine, antiseptic cream, Imodium or similar tablets for mild cases of diarrhea, re-hydration powder, insect repellent, extra prescription drugs you may be taking) Camera with extra memory cards and batteries Personal Entertainment Binoculars Waterproof backpack cover

    Reinigung / Laundry

    Laundry facilities are offered by some of our hotels for a charge. There will be times when you may want to or have to do your own laundry so we suggest you bring non-polluting/biodegradable soap.

    Visa

    All countries require a valid passport (with a minimum 6 months validity). Contact your local embassy, or consulate for the most up-to-date visa requirements, or see your travel agent. IT'S YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO HAVE THE CORRECT TRAVEL DOCUMENTATION. Most nationalities receive a free visa, valid for a period of 90 days on arrival in Morocco. There are exceptions to this (including Israeli and South African passport holders) and it is essential that you contact your local embassy or consulate for the most up-to-date visa requirements for your nationality before departure.

    Are you that kind of guy/girl? Zusätzliche Trip-Infos

    REGIONAL INFORMATION Climate The winter months in Morocco are from October to March and are characterized by cold nights and pleasant days. Summer is from April to September and starts off with moderate temperatures until mid-June when temperatures get into the 90s (Fahrenheit), returning to more moderate heat in September. However, the inland climate is very dry and high temperatures very bearable. It rains generally only in short downpour bursts in the period from the beginning of November until March. Local Currency The official unit of currency in Morocco is the Moroccan Dirham, MAD or MDH. Electricity Morocco uses 220V, 50Hz. and plugs are two prong rounded. Language Arabic (in Moroccan dialect) and Berber are the official languages of Morocco, but French is very widely spoken, as well as English also in tourist resorts.

    Weitere Ausgaben

    Every traveller is different and therefore spending money requirements will vary. Some travellers may drink more than others while other travellers like to purchase more souvenirs than most. Please consider your own spending habits when it comes to allowing for drinks, shopping and tipping. Please also remember the following specific recommendations when planning your trip.

    Geld wechseln

    The local currency in Morocco is the Moroccan Dirham (MAD). ATMs are very common in Morocco with Cirrus and Plus system cards are the most widely accepted debit cards. .While ATMs are commonly available, there are no guarantees that your credit or debit cards will actually work - it is important you check with your bank before departure and advisable to travel with more than one type of card. Visa cards are the most widely accepted credit cards, but are generally only useful for larger/expensive purchases. You should be aware when purchasing products or services on a credit card, that a fee usually applies. The foreign currency most commonly accepted in Morocco is the Euro. You will be able to exchange Euros, as well as GBP and USD at money exchange offices in major cities. Do not rely on credit or debit cards as your only source of money. A combination of cash (Euro/GBP or USD) and cards is best. As currency exchange rates can fluctuate often we ask that you refer to the following website for daily exchange rates: www.xe.com

    Trinkgeld

    Morocco has a strong tipping culture - it is customary and even expected to tip small service providers such as restaurant and bar waiters, hotel staff, reception, cleaning personnel, bell boys, taxis and van drivers. Tips are regarded as an essential means of supplementing income for those working in the tourism industry. Even though this might not be customary to you, nor such common practice in your home country, it is generally expected and of great significance to the people who will be assisting you during your travels. Depending on your preference and/or that of the group, you may choose to tip individually, organize the tipping with your travelling companions, or, your CEO will offer to collect the tip money at the beginning of your tour and tip as a group with your participation as the tour progresses. A recommendation for tipping small service providers is about $3 USD per day, depending on the quality of the service (this does not include your G Adventures CEO). Feel free to ask your CEO for the breakdown/distribution of the tips. Note that if you have been very disappointed by a particular service, please inform your CEO right away, and the tip will be adjusted accordingly. Also, at the end of your trip if you felt your G Adventures CEO did an outstanding job, tipping is also expected and appreciated. The precise amount is entirely a personal preference, however $20-25 USD per person per week can be used as a general guideline.

    Weitere mögliche Aktivitäten vor Ort

    Casablanca Hassan II Mosque (Sat to Thurs) 9, 10, 11 and 2pm – Dh120 Villa de Arts (Tues to Sat) – free Jewish Museum (Mon to Fri) - Dh30 Fez Traditional Moroccan 3 course dinner with folklore entertainment, in an old former palace in the medina - Dh300 Medersa bou inania – Dh10 Medersa el Attarine - Dh10 Dar batha museum (Wed to Mon) - Dh10 Belghazi museum - Dh20 Ouazazate Film studios tour - Dh50 Marrakech Traditional Hammam (steam bath) including massage – Dh 300 Moroccan 3 course dinner and folklore entertainment in a traditional restaurant overlooking the famous Djemma el Fna Square - Dh 400 Ali Ben Youssef Medersa - Dh 40 Koubba Ba’adiyn - Dh 40 Museum of Marrakech - Dh 40 El Badi Palace - Dh10 Dar si Said - Dh10 Majorelle and Museum of Islamic Art - Dh 50 Bicycle hire – Dh 70–100 per day All prices are per person (unless stated otherwise), and are subject to change as services are provided by third party operators.

    Gesundheit

    Please note inoculations may be required for the country visited. It is your responsibility to consult with your travel doctor for up to date medical travel information well before departure. There are no specific health requirements for this trip. However, you should consult your doctor for up-to-date medical travel information before departure. We recommend that you carry a First Aid kit, hand sanitizers / antibacterial wipes as well as any personal medical requirements . Please be aware that we are in remote areas and away from medical facilities for some time during this trip, and for legal reasons our leaders are prohibited from administering any type of drug including headache tablets, antibiotics, etc. When selecting your trip please carefully read the G Adventures brochure and itinerary and assess your ability to cope with our style of travel. Please contact us at travel@gadventures.com should you require any clarification on what is involved on your itinerary. G Adventures reserves the right to exclude any traveller from all or part of a trip without refund if in the reasonable opinion of our CEO they are unable to complete the itinerary without undue risk to themselves and/or the rest of the group.

    Allgemeine Sicherheitstipps

    Many national governments provide a regularly updated advice service on safety issues involved with international travel. We recommend that you check your government's advice for their latest travel information before departure. We strongly recommend the use of a neck wallet or money belt while travelling, for the safe keeping of your passport, air tickets, travellers' cheques, cash and other valuable items. Leave your valuable jewellery at home - you won't need it while travelling. Many of the hotels we use have safety deposit boxes, which is the most secure way of storing your valuables. A lock is recommended for securing your luggage. When travelling on a group trip, please note that your CEO has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the trip itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to safety concerns. Your CEO will accompany you on all included activities. During your trip you will have some free time to pursue your own interests, relax and take it easy or explore at your leisure. While your CEO will assist you with options available in a given location please note that any optional activities you undertake are not part of your itinerary, and we offer no representations about the safety of the activity or the standard of the operators running them. Please use your own good judgment when selecting an activity in your free time. Although the cities visited on tour are generally safe during the day, there can be risks to wandering throughout any major city at night. It is our recommendation to stay in small groups and to take taxis to and from restaurants, or during night time excursions. Protests and Demonstrations- Protests and demonstrations, even those that are well intended, have the potential to turn violent with no warning. Counter protests can also turn violent. Action by security forces to disperse demonstrators and protesters may occur at any time. If you are in an area where demonstrators or protesters are gathering, avoid the temptation of staying for a good photo opportunity and leave the area immediately. Water based activities have an element of danger and excitement built into them. We recommend only participating in water based activities when accompanied by a guide(s). We make every reasonable effort to ensure the fun and adventurous element of any water based activities (in countries with varying degrees of operating standards) have a balanced approach to safety. It is our policy not to allow our CEOs to make arrangements on your behalf for water based activities that are not accompanied by guide(s). Swimming, including snorkeling, is always at your own risk. We take all prudent measures in relation to your safety. For ways to further enhance your personal safety while traveling, please visit: www.gadventures.com/travel-resources/safety/

    Sicherheit auf dieser Tour

    Like anywhere in the world, major cities have areas safer than others, use common sense, be aware of your surroundings and mind your personal belongings.

    Medizinsche Infos

    Our small group adventures bring together people of all ages. It is very important you are aware that, as a minimum, an average level of fitness and mobility' is required to undertake our easiest programs. Travellers must be able to walk without the aid of another person, climb 3-4 flights of stairs, step on and off small boats, and carry their own luggage at a minimum. Travellers with a pre-existing medical condition are required to complete a short medical questionnaire, which must be signed by their physician. This is to ensure that travellers have the necessary fitness and mobility to comfortably complete their chosen trip. While our CEOs work hard to ensure that all our travellers are catered for equally, it is not their responsibility to help individuals who cannot complete the day's activities unaided. Please refer to the physical ratings in this Trip Details document for more information. The medical questionnaire can be found online at: www.gadventures.com/medical-form.

    No Drugs & respect locals

    Illegal drugs will not be tolerated on any trips. Possessing or using drugs


  • Warum G Adventures?



    Warum Abenteuerreisen?

    Erlebnis- und Abenteuerreisen sind mehr als nur ein Urlaub. Sie sind eine Chance, deine Welt besser kennenzulernen, indem du den Menschen, Orten und Dingen, die sie so besonders machen, wirklich nahekommst ohne auf die Flexibilität einer selbst organisierten Reise zu verzichten. Dies ist dein Planet. Komm und lerne ihn kennen!

    Warum Kleingruppen?

    In einer kleinen Gruppe kann man die Welt besser entdecken als alleine oder bei einer großen Busreise. Kleingruppen bieten Sicherheit, Zugänglichkeit, Kameradschaft und eine stärkere Verbundenheit mit deinem Reiseziel als bei jeder anderen Art des Reisens.

    Warum G Adventures?

    G Adventures ist seit über 20 Jahren Experte für Abententeuersreisen in kleinen Gruppen. Das haben sie geschafft, indem sie den Reisenden zuhören und ihnen genau das bieten, was sie suchen: großartige Reisen an großartigen Orten mit großartigen Menschen zu leistbaren Preisen.



    G Adventures Gründer Bruce Poon Tip

    G Adventures meets Vamadu

    G Adventures wurde bereits 1990 von Bruce Poon Tip gegründet. Als Backpacker mit Herz & Seele, waren sein einziges Startkapital zwei Kreditkarten und das brennende Verlangen, eine authentische, nachhaltige Reiseerfahrung anzubieten, wie die Welt sie noch nicht gesehen hatte. Indem er abenteuerlustigen Individualreisenden eine Alternative zu den üblichen Touristenhotels, Kreuzfahrten und Busreisen anbot, veränderte er nicht nur die Art, wie Menschen ihren Urlaub betrachten, sondern auch das Angesicht des Reisens für immer. Das einzige, was sich in den letzten 25 Jahren nicht verändert hat, ist der tief verwurzelte Glaube an deren Grundwerte, die das Leben und G Adventure bis heute bestimmen.


    Wir Vamadu-Gründer möchten genau diese Art von nachhaltigem, unabhängigem Tourismus für Individualreisende & Backpacker fördern und freuen uns, dass G Adventures somit selbst Teil der Vamadu Story wird!