Tour from Tangier to

Sahara Desert and Atlantic Ocean

Tangier Desert Tour to Marrakech 8 Days / 7 Nights

Route Details:

On this Tour of Morocco you will visit the northern part of imperial cities and most amazing desert of Morocco and you will be able to contemplate some of the most impressive and different landscapes of the country. In a comfortable 4×4 or minibus with air conditioning we will cross roads, valleys, kasbahs, ports, gorges, dunes and villages with history.

Itinerary

Day 1

Tangier - Chefchaouen

Meet you in tanger port and drive to Chefchaouen
During the first day of your trip we will meet you in the port  and drive through  the  rif mountains and tetoun city   to enjoy the views of the beautiful mountains till we get to chefchaouan  one of the stunning villages in the feet of rif mountains  chefchaouen  medina had a Spanish-style square surrounded by many funky arts and crafts stores, roof-top restaurants and cafes where you will spend you night in a nice place to enjoy the breeze and the beauty of the nature.

Day 2

Chefchaouen - Volubilis - Meknes - Fes

After your  breakfast in the riad  our authentic journey will start towards volubilis crossing   
via wazan and other  rif villages, in volubilis  we will discover  the roman ruins  and learn about the archeological site   of Moroocan history ,after  the visit of the ruins we will shift our way to Meknes  city  the 17 th centry heritage where we will stop  for lunch and  hang around the historical huge walls of the medina , bab el mansour and enjoy a visit of   moulay ismail s shrine.
after the visit of Meknes  we will drive directly to Fes city where you will spend the night.

Day 3

Fes Sightseeing

After breakfast in your riad, you will start exploring the oldest city in Morocco, walking in its alleys and small streets. Our visit starts by visiting the Royal Palace gate, the Jewish headquarter,the first Mellah ever built in Morocco, built during the 16th century. We will ensure that you visit all sites with cultural and historical interest including the famous Al Qaraouine University, the oldest in the region, the Tanneries, the Attarine museum and Mulay Idriss mausoleum. After lunch, you will visit the tiles cooperative and then experience a wonderful panoramique view over the whole Medina of Fes.

Day 4

Fes - Ifrane - Midelt - Ziz valley - Erfoud - Merzouga - Camel ride

After breakfast in your hotel you will travel to Merzouga via Errachidia and Erfoud. You will be travelling through the fascinating Tiz Ntalghamt pass and the Ziz Gorge, taking in views of the High Atlas plateau, you’ll notice how the scenery changes to reveal hints of the desert as you approach the city of Errachidia, here you will have lunch and enjoy the Berber hospitality. Afterwards, you will travel along the luxuriant Ziz Valley, stopping for panoramic views along the way to Erfoud and Rissani.
Arrive at Merzouga on the afternoon. You’ll be welcomed with a glass of mint tea before you start your camel ride  to spend an over  night on the desert cump with berber  music and sund boarding. 

Day 5

Merzouga - Toudra Gorges - Dades valley

We will rise early to see the spectacle of the sunrise over the dunes of the Sahara before making our way back by camels  to the hotel for breakfast and a shower. We’ll drive through the Saghro mountains  We will take a short walk through Todra Gorge before arriving at Dades Valley for dinner and accommodation

Day 6

Dades valley - Roses valley - Ouarzaette - Ait Ben Haddou - High Atlas mountain - Marrakech

After breakfast in the hotel, you will travel through the Dades Valley towards Kalaa M’gouna and Ouarzazat. The route through Dades Valley is the way of the thousand kasbahs – providing numerous opportunities to take some of your best photographic shots of the trip in both the valley  rose roses and cinema city of ouarzazate pasiing by Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah. the largest Kasbah in Morocco, built by T-hami El Glaoui, one of the last Berber chieftains during the beginning of the XXth Century, it used to be one of his stops during his long travel from the Sahara to Marrakech., now one of the UNESCO heritage site. after that  we will shift the way to cross high atlas mountains full of panoramic view and attractive berber villages all along the way till marrakech 

Day 7

Marrakech Sightseeing

After breakfast in the riad, you can start exploring Marrakech ” the red city of Morocco”. We will ensure that you see the most important sites of historical and cultural interest, including the Majorelle Gardens, the Koutoubia Tower, the Saadian tombs, the Bahia Palacel. After Lunch at a restaurant near the square, you will walk through the souks and view hundreds of handicrafts. On the afternoon, you will have some free time to wonder by yourself the other parts of the city .

Day 8

Transfer to the Casablanca airport

We will spend the morning at leisure for shopping or relaxing in Marrakech before leaving mid afternoon to arrive in Casablanca by 4pm (or if you have a departing flight or want to spend time in Casablanca we can leave Marrakech at your convenience). End of the trip…

Tour Included:

  • Pick up and drop off in Casablanca airport
  • Private and exclusive services of 4×4 or Minivan with AC
  • Services of an English guide speaking and driver/guide
  • Nights en-suite accommodation
  • Night in desert camp under stars
  • Camel ride with guide to desert camp 
  • Sandboarding in the dunes
  • Breakfasts & Dinners

Not included:

  • Drinks
  • Lunches
  • Dinners in Chaouen, Fez & Marrakech
  • Entrance/Activity Fees and tips

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