2018-19 SEASON
Sep 2018 - Mar 2019

23 Day Morocco & Kenya

Bunnik Small Group Tour starting in Casablanca and finishing in Nairobi

Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on Bunnik's 23 Day Morocco & Kenya. Colourful Morocco and wild Kenya await you on this fantastic tour of Africa. Morocco is a fascinating and vibrant melting pot of African, Arabic and European cultures and Kenya represents the classical image of Africa. Combine the imperial cities...read more
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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$ 12,253
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Depart Australia
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Arrive Casablanca
Welcome to Morocco and the city of Casablanca! Meet your fellow travellers this evening for a welcome drink.
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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)
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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.
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Marrakesh
Enjoy a day at leisure in the magical ‘rose city'. (B)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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Rabat - Casablanca - Nairobi
Enjoy the morning at leisure before our overnight flight to Nairobi. (B)
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Nairobi
Karibu to Kenya! This afternoon we'll explore the bustling streets of Nairobi and take a tour of the city centre.
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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)
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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)
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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.
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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.
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Maasai Mara - Nairobi - Australia
Today we begin our journey home. (B)
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Arrive Australia
Bunnik Inclusions
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Trip Inclusions
Trip 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
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
Your Tour Guides
Your 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 & Permits (Africa only)
  • Entrance fees to all national parks and reserves are included
Journey Highlights
Journey 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
Trip Notes
  • Accommodation, itinerary and inclusions subject to change.
  • Disruptions to itinerary may occur.
Bunnik
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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
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Unlike most tour companies, Bunnik include domestic and international flights from Australia in their tour packages (and in the prices shown below). Bunnik's airfares have built-in flexibility so you're able to extend your stay, fly out of other cities or even upgrade your flights to Business or First Class.
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10 Sep 2018
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02 Oct 2018

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01 Oct 2018
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26 Feb 2019

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23 Oct 2018

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26 Feb 2019

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04 Mar 2019
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