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23 Day Morocco & Kenya

Bunnik Small Group Tour starting in Casablanca and finishing in Nairobi

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Overview

Operator: Bunnik
Type: Small Group Tour (Premium)
Max Group Size: 12
Duration: 23 Days
From: Casablanca to Nairobi
Tour Code: BUN19904
Reviews: Not Yet Reviewed
Visits: Morocco, Kenya
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Day By Day

1

Depart Australia

2

Arrive In Casablanca

Welcome to Morocco and the city of Casablanca! Meet your fellow travellers this evening for a welcome cocktail.
3

Casablanca - Marrakesh

Today we explore the buzzing streets of Casablanca before travelling to Marrakesh by train this afternoon. Tonight we'll make our way through Marrakesh's buzzing Jemaa el-Fnaa Square to enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner. (B/D)
4

Marrakesh

The 'Jewel of the South', Marrakesh is the real heartbeat of Morocco. We have a full day of sightseeing, including a visit to the Saadian Tombs, Koutoubia Mosque, Bahia Palace and the Dar Si Said Museum of Moroccan Art. (B/L) Special Experience: We'll be treated to a cooking class and enjoy the delicious results for lunch.
5

Marrakesh

Enjoy a day at leisure in the rose city. (B)
6

Marrakesh - Boumalne

We travel through the High Atlas Mountains to the fortified city of Aït Ben Haddou. This afternoon we make the short trip to Ouarzazate, where we visit the kasbahs of Tifoultoute and Taoirt. We continue to Boumalne this evening. (B/D)
7

Boumalne - Merzouga

The morning is at leisure before we travel to Erfoud, on the edge of the Sahara. We'll transfer to 4WDs and make our way across the vast desert to the town of Merzouga. Our accommodation is a traditional Moroccan kasbah! (B/D)
8

Merzouga

Special Experience: Witness an incredible sunrise over the endless dunes of the Sahara Desert.After breakfast, we travel to a nearby village to enjoy the local Gnaoua music over tea. We then visit the artists' town of Tissardmine for lunch amongst the palms. (B/L/D)
9

Merzouga - Fez

We cross over the Middle Atlas Mountains on our way to Fez, stopping in the market town of Midelt. (B/L/D)
10

Fez

Considered the cultural and religious centre of Morocco, Fez is a window into the Middle Ages. We'll explore the narrow lanes and covered souks of the famous medina, visit the Madressa and see the Karaouine Mosque. (B)
11

Fez - Rabat

This morning we stop in the Imperial city of Meknes, where we see the impressive gates of Bab el Mansour. We'll then travel to Rabat via the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis. (B/D)
12

Rabat - Casablanca - Nairobi

After breakfast we transfer to Casablanca airport for our overnight flight to Nairobi. (B)
13

Nairobi

Karibu to Kenya! This afternoon we'll explore the bustling streets of Nairobi and take a tour of the city centre.
14

Nairobi

Today we'll visit The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, run by Dame Daphne Sheldrick, which rescues and rehabilitates orphaned elephants and rhinos from ivory and horn poachers. Then get up close and personal with the giraffes at the Giraffe Centre. Later we enjoy lunch at the Karen Blixen Coffee Garden, followed by a visit to the adjoining Museum. (B/L)
15

Nairobi - Mt Kenya National Park

Escaping the city, we travel to Mount Kenya, Kenya's highest mountain. Here we'll explore the forest on foot with a ranger. (B/L/D)
16

Mt Kenya National Park - Samburu National Reserve

Today we travel north and cross the equator before arriving in Samburu National Reserve. After lunch we'll head out on our first game drive! (B/L/D)
17

Samburu National Reserve

Keep an eye out for Samburu's diverse range of wildlife on morning and afternoon game drives today. (B/L/D) Special Experience: Visit a Samburu village and school to learn about 'a day in the life' of a Samburu woman and her children.
18

Samburu National Reserve - Lake Nakuru National Park

A chance for us to spot the endangered rhino in beautiful Lake Nakuru National Park today. We'll participate in a tree-planting ceremony at our lodge before an afternoon game drive. (B/L/D)
19

Lake Nakuru National Park - Lake Naivasha

Today we travel to Lake Naivasha, the home of the late Joy Adamson, author of "Born Free". Its rich heritage and idyllic scenery make it the perfect place to enjoy afternoon tea and visit the house containing memorabilia from the "Born Free" film. (B/L/D)
20

Lake Naivasha - Maasai Mara

We travel to the famous Maasai Mara and enjoy a game drive, spotting elephants, giraffes, zebras, gazelles and lions! (B/L/D)
21

Maasai Mara

Our day in the Maasai Mara is devoted to discovering the incredible wildlife on morning and afternoon game drives. (B/L/D) Special Experience: This evening we'll enjoy a special bush dinner under a beautiful blanket of stars.
22

Maasai Mara - Nairobi - Australia

Today we begin our journey home. (B)
23

Arrive In Australia

Day By Day

1

Depart Australia

2

Arrive Casablanca

Welcome to Morocco and the city of Casablanca! Meet your fellow travellers this evening for a welcome drink.
3

Casablanca - Marrakesh

Today we explore the buzzing streets of Casablanca before travelling to Marrakesh by train this afternoon. Tonight we'll make our way through Marrakesh's buzzing Jemaa el-Fnaa Square to enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner. (B/D)
4

Marrakesh

The ‘Jewel of the South', Marrakesh is the real heartbeat of Morocco. We'll enjoy a full day of sightseeing, including a visit to the Saadian Tombs, Koutoubia Mosque, Bahia Palace and the Dar Si Said Museum of Moroccan Art. (B/L) Special Experience: Discover the distinct flavours of Morocco at a cooking class and enjoy the delicious results for lunch.
5

Marrakesh

Enjoy a day at leisure in the magical ‘rose city'. (B)
6

Marrakesh - Boumalne

We travel through the High Atlas Mountains to the fortified city of Aït Ben Haddou. This afternoon we make the short trip to Ouarzazate, where we visit the kasbahs of Tifoultoute and Taoirt. We continue to Boumalne this evening. (B/D)
7

Boumalne - Merzouga

The morning is at leisure before we travel to Erfoud, on the edge of the Sahara. We'll transfer to 4WDs and make our way across the vast desert to the town of Merzouga. Our accommodation for the next two nights is a traditional Moroccan kasbah! (B/D)
8

Merzouga

Special Experience: Witness an incredible sunrise over the endless dunes of the Sahara Desert.After breakfast, we travel to a nearby village to enjoy the local Gnaoua music over tea. We then visit the artists' town of Tissardmine for lunch amongst the palms. (B/L/D)
9

Merzouga - Fez

We cross over the Middle Atlas Mountains on our way to Fez, stopping along the way in the market town of Midelt. (B/L/D)
10

Fez

Considered the cultural and religious centre of Morocco, Fez is a window into the Middle Ages. We'll explore the narrow lanes and covered souks of the medina, visit the famous tannery and see the impressive Karaouine Mosque. (B)
11

Fez - Rabat

This morning we stop in the Imperial city of Meknes, where we see the impressive gates of Bab el Mansour and the old medina. We'll then travel to Rabat via the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis, dating back to 300BC. (B/D)
12

Rabat - Casablanca - Nairobi

Enjoy the morning at leisure before our overnight flight to Nairobi. (B)
13

Nairobi

Karibu to Kenya! This afternoon we'll explore the bustling streets of Nairobi and take a tour of the city centre.
14

Nairobi

Today we'll visit the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, run by Dame Daphne Sheldrick, which rescues and rehabilitates orphaned elephants and rhinos from ivory and horn poachers. Then get up close and personal with the giraffes at the Giraffe Centre. Later we enjoy lunch at the Karen Blixen Coffee Garden, followed by a visit to the adjoining Museum. (B/L)
15

Nairobi - Samburu National Reserve

Escaping the city, we travel north and cross the equator before arriving in Samburu National Reserve. After lunch we'll head out on our first game drive! (B/L/D)
16

Samburu National Reserve

Keep an eye out for Samburu's diverse range of wildlife on morning and afternoon game drives today. (B/L/D) Special Experience: Visit a Samburu village and school to learn about ‘a day in the life' of a Samburu woman and her children.
17

Samburu National Reserve - Mt Kenya National Park

Today we travel to Mount Kenya, Kenya's highest mountain. Here we'll explore the forest on foot with a ranger. (B/L/D)
18

Mt Kenya National Park - Lake Nakuru National Park

A chance for us to spot the endangered rhino in beautiful Lake Nakuru National Park today. We'll participate in a tree-planting ceremony at our lodge before an afternoon game drive. (B/L/D)
19

Lake Nakuru National Park - Lake Naivasha

Today we travel to Lake Naivasha, the home of the late Joy Adamson, author of “Born Free”. Its rich heritage and idyllic scenery make it the perfect place to enjoy afternoon tea and visit the house containing memorabilia from the “Born Free” film. (B/L/D)
20

Lake Naivasha - Maasai Mara

We travel to the famous Maasai Mara and enjoy a game drive, spotting elephants, giraffes, zebra, gazelles and lions! (B/L/D)
21

Maasai Mara

Our day in the Maasai Mara is devoted to discovering the incredible wildlife on morning and afternoon game drives. (B/L/D) Special Experience: This evening we'll enjoy a special bush dinner under a beautiful blanket of stars.
22 

Maasai Mara - Nairobi - Australia

Today we begin our journey home. (B)
23

Arrive Australia

Trip Inclusions

Travel Inclusions

  • Return economy class flights from Australia to Africa (taxes included)
  • Economy class flight within Africa
  • Light plane flight within Kenya
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour
  • All touring in air-conditioned vehicles (excluding open safari 4WD)
  • Entrance fees to all national parks and reserves in Africa

Accommodation & Meals

  • 10 nights in good quality hotels (3-4 star)
  • 2 nights in a traditional kasbah in Morocco
  • 5 nights in African lodges (4-4½ star)
  • 2 nights in a luxury tent in the heart of the Maasai Mara
  • 19 breakfasts, 11 lunches and 13 dinners, including group welcome and farewell dinners

Tour Guides

  • English-speaking locally based tour director & guides in Morocco
  • English-speaking locally based driver/guide in Kenya (max 6 people per vehicle)

Tour Highlights

  • Visit the Habous quarter, the heart of the city's second Medina
  • See the Royal Palace of Casablanca, the King's principal residence and an exceptional display of Islamic Architecture
  • Go inside the Hassan 2 Mosque
  • Travel by train from Casablanca to Marrakesh
  • Make your way through Marrakesh's buzzing Jemaa el-Fnaa Square to enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner
  • Visit the Bahia Palace, a beautiful 19th century palace built for Ahmed Ibn Moussa. The building itself displays excellent examples of Eastern Architecture from this era
  • Stroll through the Djemaa El-Fna, Marrakech's main square and open air theatre
  • Immerse yourself in the Souks of Marrakech and witness the amazing atmosphere which may include snake charmers, cries of gypsies, wandering minstrels and many more
  • Visit the Saadien Tombs, Dar Si Said Museum, Koutoubia Mosque and Menara Garden
  • Enjoy a free day to explore the streets of Marrakesh
  • Marvel at the Aït Benhaddou Village, a spellbinding quiet town made famous by the 1962 film Lawrence of Arabia
  • Visit the Kasbahs of Glaoui, Taoirt and Tifeltoute in Ouarzazate
  • Travel by 4WD to your kasbah on the egde of the Sahara Desert
  • Stay in a traditional Kasbah in Merzouga, a small dusty town and the gateway to the gorgeous Sahara Desert
  • Watch as the dunes shimmer with the first rays of sunlight over the Sahara Desert, a magical and a once in a lifetime experience
  • Experience warm hospitality as you are welcomed with Moroccan Tea and spiritual Gnawa music in the small village of Khamlia
  • Visit the mines at Mephis
  • Drive through the wooded region of the Middle Atlas Mountains passing through local berber villages and Errachidia and Midelt
  • Awaken the senses as you navigate through the Medina of Fez el Bali, a warren of narrow lanes and covered souks bursting with aromatic food stands, craftsmen, workshops, mosques, schools and friendly locals
  • Tour Fez including the Tombs of the Merinides, the Bounania Islamic Learning Centre, Nejjarine Fountain and view the Karaouine Mosque
  • Watch in awe as men standing in stone vessels filled with a range of colourful dyes process the hides of sheep and goat in the ancient old operation of tannery
  • Visit the dramatic and breathtaking archaeological site of Volubilis, dating back to the 3rd Century BC
  • Explore Meknes, one of the Kingdom's Imperial Cities. See the massive Bab el Mansour Gate and the Old Medina with its narrow maze of cobblestone streets, endless stores and bustling street vendors
  • Tour of Rabat including the Royal Palace and the Mohammed V Mausoleum
  • Witness Kenya's amazing wildlife and spectacular scenery on game drives and excursions.
  • Explore Nairobi on a city tour including the Norfolk Hotel, The City Market, Jamia Mosque, Macmillan Library, The Law Courts, The City Hall and the Parliament buildings.
  • Visit the Daphne Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. One of the world's most extraordinary animal rehabilitation programs
  • Visit The Giraffe Centre, an important conservation initiative created by the 'African Fund for Endangered Wildlife'. Feed the giraffes on elevated platforms while getting up close and personal to these majestic animals
  • Visit Karen Blixen museum and enjoy lunch in the coffee garden
  • Visit Mount Kenya National Park, the second highest peak in Africa with some of the most impressive views in east Africa
  • Journey through the rugged and remote Samburu National Reserve on game drives. The reserve attracts amazing wildlife including giraffe, buffalo, waterbuck, zebra and much more!
  • Visit a special Samburu Village and school for protected Samburu women and their children
  • Participate in a tree planting ceremony in Lake Nakuru
  • Enjoy a spectacular game drive in the Lake Nakuru National Park, a sanctuary for migratory water birds
  • Visit Lake Naivasha, a beautiful freshwater lake. Fringed by thick papyrus, it is an important horticultural area of Kenya with its yellow-barked Acacia Xanthophlea, teeming with birdlife
  • Enjoy afternoon tea at Elsemere Conservation Centre in Lake Naivasha
  • Spend 2 nights in a luxury tent in the heart of the Maasai Mara
  • Unforgettable game drives in the Maasai Mara, Kenya's finest and most famous wildlife reserve. With its abundance of wildlife and amazing rolling grasslands, it makes for amazing game-viewing. Keep an eye out for millions of wildebeest and zebras which migrate here annually
  • Enjoy a memorable bush dinner under the Maasai Mara stars

Trip Notes

  • Accommodation, itinerary and inclusions subject to change.
  • Disruptions to itinerary may occur.

Trip Inclusions

Travel Inclusions

  • Return economy class flights from Australia to Africa. Taxes included
  • Economy-class flight within Africa
  • Light plane flight in Kenya
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour
  • All touring in air-conditioned vehicles (excluding open safari 4WD)

Accommodation & Meals

  • 10 nights in good quality hotels (3-4 star)
  • 2 nights in a traditional kasbah in Morocco
  • 5 nights in African lodges (4-4½ star)
  • 2 nights in a luxury tent in the heart of the Maasai Mara
  • 19 breakfasts, 11 lunches and 13 dinners, including group welcome and farewell dinners

Tour Guides

  • English-speaking locally based national guide throughout Morocco
  • English-speaking locally based driver/guide in Kenya (max 6 people per vehicle)

Entrance Fees & Permits (Africa only)

  • Entrance fees to all national parks and reserves are included

Tour Highlights

  • Stroll through the Habous quarter, the heart of the Casablanca's second Medina.
  • See the Royal Palace of Casablanca, the King's principal residence and an exceptional display of Islamic Architecture.
  • Visit the impressive Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca, the second largest mosque in the world.
  • Board the train to Marrakesh.
  • Feel the buzz of Marrakesh's Jemaa-el-Fnaa Square walking through the stalls, snake-charmers and other entertainers on your way to dinner.
  • Visit the Bahia Palace, a beautiful 19th century palace built for Ahmed Ibn Moussa. The building itself displays excellent examples of Eastern Architecture from this era.
  • Immerse yourself in the souks of Marrakesh and enjoy the amazing atmosphere, including snake charmers, cries of gypsies, wandering minstrels and more.
  • Visit the 16th century monument site of the Saadian Tombs in Marrakesh.
  • See Marrakesh's Koutoubia Mosque, considered a masterpiece of Islamic architecture. 
  • Wander through the streets of Ait-Ben Haddou, a World Heritage-listed city made famous by the 1962 film 'Lawrence of Arabia.'
  • Visit the majestic Kasbahs of Tifoultoute and Taoirt in Ouarzazate.
  • Stay in a traditional Kasbah in Merzouga, the gateway to the endless dunes of the Sahara Desert. 
  • Watch as the dunes shimmer with the first rays of sunlight over the Sahara Desert - a truly magical experience! 
  • Experience the warm Moroccan hospitality with Moroccan Tea and spiritual Gnawa music in the small village of Khamlia.
  • Visit the mines at Mephis.
  • Drive through the wooded region of the Middle Atlas Mountains passing through local berber villages and Errachidia and Midelt.
  • Awaken the senses navigating your way through the Medina of Fez el Bali, bursting with aromatic food stands, local craftsmen, workshops, mosques, schools and friendly locals.
  • Tour the city of Fez including the Tombs of the Merinides, the Bounania Islamic Learning Centre, Nejjarine Fountain and view the Karaouine Mosque.
  • Watch in awe as men standing in stone vessels filled with a range of colourful dyes, process the hides of sheep and goat in the ancient operation of tannery in Fez. 
  • Visit the impressive archaeological site of Volubilis, once an important Roman city.
  • Explore Meknes, one of the Kingdom's Imperial Cities. See the massive Bab el Mansour Gate and the Old Medina.
  • Discover imperial Rabat including the Royal Palace and the Mohammed V Mausoleum.
  • Discover Nairobi on a city tour including the Norfolk Hotel, The City Market, Jamia Mosque, Macmillan Library, The Law Courts, The City Hall and the Parliament buildings.
  • Visit the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, run by Dr Dame Daphne Sheldrick, one of the world's most extraordinary animal rehabilitation programs.
  • Visit The Giraffe Centre, an important conservation initiative created by the ‘African Fund for Endangered Wildlife'.  Feed and get up close and personal with these majestic creatures from elevated platforms.
  • Tour the Karen Blixen Museum, presenting a glimpse of the life of Karen Blixen, an extraordinary farmer and the author of ‘Out of Africa'.
  • Explore rugged and remote Samburu National Reserve on game drives. The reserve attracts some amazing wildlife including giraffe, buffalo, waterbuck, zebra and much more!
  • Visit a Samburu Village and school for protected Samburu women and their children.
  • Discover Mount Kenya National Park, home to Africa's second highest peak, affording some of the most impressive views in east Africa.
  • Participate in a tree planting ceremony in Lake Nakuru.
  • Take a spectacular game drive in the Lake Nakuru National Park, a sanctuary for migratory water birds.
  • Visit Lake Naivasha, a beautiful freshwater lake. Fringed by thick papyrus, it is an important horticultural area of Kenya with its yellow-barked Acacia Xanthophlea, teeming with birdlife
  • Enjoy afternoon tea at Elsemere in Lake Naivasha, home to the late Joy Adamson, author of 'Born Free'.
  • Visit Lake Naivasha, a beautiful freshwater lake. Fringed by thick papyrus, it is one of Kenya's important horticultural areas with its yellow-barked Acacia Xanthophlea and is teeming with birdlife.
  • Spend 2 nights in a luxury tent in the heart of the Maasai Mara.
  • Experience unforgettable game drives in the Maasai Mara, Kenya's finest and most famous reserve. With its abundance of wildlife and rolling savannahs, it makes for amazing game-viewing. Keep an eye out for millions of wildebeest and zebras which migrate here annually.
  • Enjoy an incredible bush dinner under the Maasai Mara stars.

Trip Notes

  • Accommodation, itinerary and inclusions subject to change.
  • Disruptions to itinerary may occur.

Operator Details

Bunnik Reviews: (41)
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Accommodation: 3.5-4 Star
Average Age: 50+ years
Types: Small Group Tours (Flights Included)
Max Group Size(s): 20
Budget: Premium
Destinations: Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East, South & Central America
2017-18 SEASON
Mar 2018 - Mar 2018
2018-19 SEASON
Apr 2018 - Mar 2019

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