International Garden Tours

Travel and support the UC Botanical Garden

Imperial Cities of Morocco:  Gardens, Art, Culture and Cuisine

April 7 – 20, 2025

Escorted by UCBG Advisory board member Katherine Greenberg

Travel arrangements: Sterling Tours

Come with us to discover Morocco’s fascinating Imperial Cities: Rabat, Meknes, Fes and Marrakech. These cities preserve centuries old traditions and hidden treasures behind high walls, and all are UNESCO World Heritage sites. From Rabat on the Atlantic coast, we will enjoy a scenic drive to Meknes, Volubilis, and Fes, and continue over the Middle Atlas Mountains to the enchanting palm groves of Marrakech. Along the way, we will enjoy the best of Moroccan hospitality and regional cuisine.

This tour is limited to 18 participants.

Check out the itinerary for this exciting tour here.

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a red pathway leading to a blue house surrounded by a variety of cactus and green plant

Tour Escort: Katherine Greenberg is a garden designer and author, has been fascinated with Moroccan gardens and culture since her first visit to the country thirty years ago, when her father was working in Morocco. She has escorted several tours to Morocco in support of the UC Botanical Garden and was a speaker at the 2015 Majorelle Garden Symposium in Marrakech. Currently on the Advisory Board of the UC Botanical Garden, Katherine is a past president of the Mediterranean Garden Society and Pacific Horticulture Society.