North Africa is a delight to the senses. The sounds, smells, sights, and pure beauty of North Africa is beyond your wildest dreams. The expansive Sahara desert covers much of Northern Africa, which is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea and, on the eastern coast, the Red Sea. This trinity allows for endless amounts of discovery on board as you can explore the endless coastlines. With countries such as Morocco and Egypt making up the area, there is much to explore during a North Africa yacht charter even off board.
Morocco is a colorful, lively destination with dreamlike towns such as Marrakech, Casablanca, Fez and the famous blue city of Chefchaouen. Get lost in the medinas and markets of the centers where you can delight in the local spice shops, gastronomy, and tanneries. A fantastic area for indulging in water sports and relaxation, the sprawling beach of Essaouira located in a laid back Morocco town offers ample space for travelers wanting to soak up some sunshine or take on something a bit more adventurous.
The mix of arab and african cultures has led to some of the most fascinating architectural palaces, mosques, and the even the great pyramids of Giza and the famous sphinx. From the valleys of the seaside to the heights of the Atlas Mountains to the Western Sahara Desert, there is endless beauty to discover as you explore this diverse country. From beach days at Ain Diag Plage in Casablanca to getting lost in the labyrinth-like streets of the medieval city of Fez to the bustling souks of Marrakech, there is some much to take in.
To the east, you will discover the Cradle of Civilization, known as the fertile crescent along the Nile River. Along with discovering the ruins of past civilizations, North Africa offers 5 star experience of year round fantastic beach weather. Along the Red Sea, you can snorkel to discover the underwater wonders of their coral reef or swim the waters at Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt's resort capital. The warm, crystal waters and wide beaches are great for swimmers and sunbathers. North Africa is a delight to discover.