Important Information

The cost of the expedition includes photo shoots, talks, photography reviews, editing and multimedia guidance, transfer services from airport-hotel-airport, hotel accommodation with breakfast, dinners where indicated, Moroccan luxury camping setups and local guides (subject to locations). It does not include meals other than welcome dinner and departure dinners, any expenses of personal nature, laundry, or any beverages. It is recommended that Expedition members bring their own sleeping bags for the camping segments of expeditions, other than the Fez Photography Workshop, or we can arrange sleeping bag hire in Marrakech.

International Flights and Internal travel:
The cost of international flights  to and from Morocco and internal travel to Marrakech for expeditions starting location’s or Fez  for the Fez Photography Workshop are not included. 

Deposit:
A deposit of $500 USD  is required to secure a place on Expeditions and workshops. This down payment is fully refundable if notice is given 60 days prior to the departure date. The balance of the cost is due 42  days ( six weeks) prior to departure date.

Important Notice
This photography expeditions and workshops aim to provide a unique photography and travel experience  not recommended for “first timers”, nor is it for starting photographers. We aim to provide quality workshops for the advanced amateur, starting photojournalist/travel photographer, and professionals increasing their skills. Spouses/partners who are not photographers should not be joining the expeditions or the Fez Photography workshop.

Morocco Photography Expeditions Agents
Our logistics and accommodation agents are based in Marrakech and Fez . They arrange “experienced based” tourism from adventure tours, custom treks and tours, accommodation, cultural immersion activities, personalised tours and itineraries for the discerning traveler,  all over Morocco. They are based and live in Morocco and have extensive experience at running excellent programs in Morocco.

A Note On Our Hotel Accommodations:

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We shall be staying in high quality and character based riads, kasbahs, or  boutique hotels with a base benchmark equivalent of 3 stars during photo expeditions. All rooms have attached private baths. When camping at cultural events where there is no suitable accommodation nearby we will be camping in luxury style Berber tents.

WAIVER OF LIABILITY
Morocco Photography Expeditions assumes no responsibility for accidents or injury to individuals participating in the Moroccan Photography Expeditions and Workshops. Participants will be requested to read, accept and sign an agreement which releases Morocco Photography Expeditions from any responsibility of liability in the event of any of the situations mentioned below.

Morocco Photography Expeditions will  not assume responsibility if a photographer/expedition participant is refused entry into a country for any reason. It is the photographer/expedition participant’s sole responsibility to ensure all travel documents are valid and effective. A passport, valid for six months after the intended date of return is required in many cases for travel overseas. Citizen’s of  countries may require visas to enter Morocco. Please check the following links with the corresponding Moroccan consulates and Embassies before to leaving to travel to Morocco. This is the participants responsibility.

Who requires a visa? ( updated on 17.09.2012 * please recheck if you are registering for the expeditions and workshops we accept no responsibility if the visa requirements change after this date)
Citizens holding passports of the following countries do not need a visa to enter the Kingdom of Morocco (If your stay is longer than 90 days, a resident permit is required and can be issued by the Police Department of your place of residence in Morocco): Algeria – Andorra – Argentina – Australia – Austria – Bahrain – Belgium – Brazil – Bulgaria – Canada – Chile – Congo Brazzaville – Croatia – Cyprus -Cote d’Ivoire – Czech Republic – Denmark – Estonia – Finland – France – Germany – Great Britain – Greece – Guinea (Conakry) – Hong Kong – Hungary – Iceland – Indonesia – Ireland – Italy – Ivory Coast – Japan – Kuwait – Latvia – Libya – Liechtenstein – Lithuania – Luxemburg – Mali – Malta – Mexico – Monaco – Netherlands – New Zealand – Niger – Norway – Oman – Peru – Philippines – Poland – Puerto Rico – Qatar – Romania – Russian Federation – Saudi Arabia – Senegal – Singapore (They can stay one month without visa) – Slovakia – Slovenia – South Korea – Spain – Sweden – Switzerland – Tunisia – Turkey – United Arab Emirates – United States of America – Venezuela.
Citizens from countries not listed above do need a visa.
Source & Copyright: The source of the above visa and immigration information and copyright owner/s is the: – Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Kingdom of Morocco – URL: www.maec.gov.ma

Morocco Photography Expeditions cannot assume any liability whatsoever for injury, sickness, damage, death, loss, accident or delay to person or property due to an act of negligence of or default of any travel agent, hotel, carrier, restaurant, company, airline, or person rendering any of the services included in Morocco Photography Expeditions, or by act of God, act of war or terrorism. Further, no responsibilities are accepted for any damage, changes or delays due to sickness, pilferage, labor disputes, machinery breakdown, quarantine, government restraints, weather or other causes beyond my personal control. No responsibility is accepted for any additional expense, omissions and schedule changes, forced stopovers, rerouting or acts of any governments or authority. Morocco Photography Expeditions and its expedition leaders reserve the right to decline or accept any person as a member of any of its expeditions or to cancel or alter the expedition without notice. It is also the responsibility of the participant to keep informed on deposit and payment date requirements. It is highly recommended that all individual photographers/participants obtain adequate travel insurance.