Dates & Saffron

 

TRAVEL DATES & SAFFRON

(20 DAYS IN MOROCCO)

 

At first it is the feast of dates in Erfoud. This festival that celebrates this oblong fruit, mellow and with the colours of Mordor that has ripened in the summer sun. A few days later, you will discover another event where you will participate in the harvest of saffron, the most expensive spice in the world, on the fields of Taliouine.

Number of participants: Minimum 6 campers / Maximum: 20 campers

Journey time: 20 days in Morocco - Total route to Morocco: 3110 Km

General Information:

 

PARTICIPATION FEE:
 
From the port of Algeciras (Spain):
  • 1 person plus camper: € 1240
  • 2 persons plus camper: € 1920
  • 3rd Adult on board: € 400 / Adult
  • Child on board: € 250 / Child
From the port of Genoa (Italy):
  • 1 person plus camper: € 2080
  • 2 persons plus camper: € 2880
  • 3rd Adult on board: € 600 / Adult
  • Child on board: € 320 / Child
THE RATE INCLUDES:
  • The boat crossing: Algeciras (Spain) / Tangier Med (Morocco) / Algeciras (Spain) Or Genoa (Italy) / Tangier Med (Morocco) / Genoa (Italy)
  • Overnight stays in the ferry from Genoa4 (in a private internal cabin per crew)
  • Overnight stay in the camper: 19 with supply according to possibility of water & electricity
  • Guided tours: Guides (national or local) & Assistant team throughout the circuit
  • Included in the rate, all entrances and visits of sites and museums according to the program
  • Meals in charge: 3 (Lunch in Merzouga - Dinner in Ouarzazate - Dinner show in Marrakech)
  • Various excursions: 5 (Bus in Meknes / Fez - Dromedary and 4WD vehicle in Merzouga - Bus in Marrakech - Bus in Casablanca)
THE RATE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
  • The provision of the camper
  • Fuel, tolls, parking lots
  • Benefits not mentioned in the programme
  • Beverages, gratuities and personal expenses
  • Expenses related to the presence of your pet during the trip
FOR INFORMATION:
  • Boarding from Genoa at 20:00 (GNV boat) / Boarding from Algeciras at 18:00 (FRS boat)
  • Boarding from Tangier Med to: Genoa at 23:00 (GNV boat) / to Algeciras at 20:00 (FRS boat)

Program:

 

Day -2: Genoa
Arrival at the port of Genoa 3 hours before departure. Boarding at 20:00.
Night in a private internal cabin per crew.

 

Day -1: Genoa - Tangier Med
Sea crossing. Night in a private internal cabin per crew.

 

Day 1: Tangier Med - Ksar Seghir     10 km
From the port of Algeciras (Spain), boarding at 18:00. Landing at Tangier Med at 18:30.
From the Port of Genoa (Italy), landing at Tangier Med at 20:30.
Night by camper in Ksar Seghir.

 

Day 2: Ksar Seghir - Moulay Idriss     280 km
A welcome cocktail will be offered to you at Ksar Seghir.
Guided tour to Volubilis. Night by camper in Moulay Idriss.

 

Day 3: Meknes - Fez     0 km
Guided tours by bus to Meknes and Fez. Night by camper in Moulay Idriss.

 

Day 4: Moulay Idriss - Erfoud     430 km
Guided tours to Ifrane and the Ziz Gorges. Night by camper in Erfoud.

 

Day 5: Erfoud     30 km
Feast of dates in Erfoud. Night by camper in Erfoud.

 

Day 6: Erfoud - Merzouga     60 km
A ride in dromedary (to see sunset) in Merzouga.
Night by camper in Merzouga.

 

Day 7: Merzouga     0 km
Excursion in 4WD vehicles with lunch in Merzouga. Night by camper in Merzouga.

 

Day 8: Merzouga - Todgha Gorges     230 km
Guided visit to the Todgha Gorges. Night by camper at the Gorges.

 

Day 9: Todgha Gorges - Ouarzazate     110 km
Guided visit to the Dades Gorges and free visit to Ouarzazate.
Night by camper in Ouarzazate.

 

Day 10: Ouarzazate - Zagora     230 km
Guided tour to Ait Ben Haddou. Night by camper in Zagora.

 

Day 11: Tamegroute - Zagora     20 km
Guided visit to Tamegroute and free visit to Zagora. Night by camper in Zagora.

 

Day 12: Zagora - Tata     370 km
Free visit to the city of Tata. Night by camper in Tata

 

Day 13: Tata     50 km
Guided visit to Tata (Region). Night by camper in Tata

 

Day 14: Tata - Taliouine     230 km
Transfer step. Night by camper in Taliouine.

 

Day 15: Taliouine     0 km
Harvest of saffron in Taliouine. Night by camper in Taliouine.

 

Day 16: Taliouine - Marrakech     320 km
Transfer stage to Marrakech.
Dinner Show "Chez Ali" will be offered to you. Night by camper in Marrakech.

 

Day 17: Marrakech     0 km
Guided tour by bus to Marrakech. Night by camper in Marrakech.

 

Day 18: Marrakech - Mohammedia     270 km
Guided tour of half a day by bus in Casablanca.
Night by camper in Mohammedia.

 

Day 19: Mohammedia - Asilah     280 km
Along the way, guided tour to Rabat. Night by camper in Asilah.

 

Day 20: Asilah - Tanger Med     90 km
Guided tour in Asilah.
To Algeciras (Spain), boarding at 20:00. Landing in Spain at 21:30 and WELCOME BACK HOME.
To Genoa (Italy), boarding the port of Tangier Med at 23:00. Night in a private internal cabin per crew.

 

Day +1: Tangier Med - Genoa
Sea crossing. Night in a private internal cabin per crew.

 

Day +2: Genoa
Landing at the port of Genoa at 01:00 (Day +3).
WELCOME BACK HOME.