Africa & the Middle East Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Africa & the Middle East activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report YAHOO 1888:260:2909 password reset contact Tec*h 24/7
  2. 2 Israel - West Bank, banksy, Jordan (Petra), or other 1 day tour advice
  3. 3 6 day rough itinerary
  4. 4 Four Seasons Marrakech? Thoughts?
  5. 5 East Africa (Tanzania) or South (Botswana) Middle June 2018
  6. 6 Best European City combine with Marrakech….
  7. 7 Anyone been to Mashatu Game Reserve?
  8. 8 Can one free lance In Victoria Falls?
  9. 9 Dubai Dubai Airport Traffic to get to a hotel on time
  10. 10 South Africa in March
  11. 11 Flying from Seattle to Morocco
  12. 12 Safari Camera Lens - Follow Up Thread
  13. 13 Trip Report Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe and Zambia) - Travel Report
  14. 14 Looking walking tour in Dar Es Salaam
  15. 15 11 days...Jordan and Israel ...help with itinerary
  16. 16 Is January a good time to visit Tanzania
  17. 17 Mara Safari in June - Camera Lens Recommendation
  18. 18 Any recent experiences with Ethiopian Air Coach
  19. 19 Israel Trip - Very Early Planning Stage
  20. 20 Three Days In Tel Aviv
  21. 21 help me to visit Morocco
  22. 22 9 days itinerary help and some other questions
  23. 23 Question about tours from Cape Town
  24. 24 Trip Report Yes, we went to Sudan and we LOVED it! A Trip Report
  25. 25 Travelling to Nigeria for the first time
View next 25 » Back to the top

Is it possible to just have a driver not a tour?

Jump to last reply

We are in our early 60s and usually travel independently and reasonably slowly. In places like Myanmar and Sri Lanka we have organised a driver to go from A to B. This works well for us as we can stop where we like and travel as slowly as we like. We can also have the fun of researching and choosing accommodation which gives us the option to mix cheaper places with a bit of luxury.

I have been in touch with a couple of companies in Morocco who offer "Tailor made" tours. One company names the accommodation places, the other keeps the info close just saying something like "Riad with pool". These tours are more expensive than I'd expected.

We intend to be in Morocco for about 3 weeks in September. We will be arriving in Morocco from Spain via ferry and leaving by air to UK.

We will want to have 3-4 days in both Fes and Marrakesh (it seems silly to have a driver / guide hanging about while we are staying in a city)
Is it possible to have several shorter "tours" such as:
- Chefchaouen to Fes
- Fes to Merzouga
- Merzouga across High Atlas to Essouria

I'd appreciate guidance on options and perhaps advice on how to organise drivers / tours

13 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement