Day 1: Meet you in Tangier port and drive to ChefchaouenThank you for reading this post, don't forget to subscribe!
On the first day of your trip around Morocco, we will meet you in the port/airport of Tangier, we start driving to see Hercules cave as it’s one of the famous sights in Tangier, then we continue towards Chefchaoun via the Rif mountains to enjoy the views of the beautiful mountains till we get to the blue city of Chefchaoun, the heaven of the photography where you will get the first contact with Moroccan culture. Overnight in Chefchaoun.
Day 2: Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknes – Fes
After breakfast in the Riad, our journey will start towards Volubilis crossing Ouazan and other Rif villages. In Volubilis, we will stop to discover the Roman ruins, and learn about this amazing archeological site of Moroccan history. Afterward, we will shift our way to Meknes city, the 17th-century heritage where we will stop for lunch and walk around the historical huge walls of the Medina, Bab El Mansour and enjoy a visit to Moulay Ismail mausoleum. After the discovery of Meknes city, we continue to Fes where you will spend the night.
Day 3: Fes Sightseeing
Today is for exploring the oldest city in Morocco, walking in its alleys and small streets. Our visit to Fes Medina starts by visiting the Royal Palace gate, the Jewish headquarter, the first Mellah ever built as well as the other most interesting sites of Fes. Overnight in Fes
Day 4: Fes – Sahara Desert Merzouga
Early morning we start the day towards the Sahara from the Riad in Fes, crossing near the national park of Ifran « the Switzerland of Morocco » as it calls. To enjoy its beauty and to have memorable photos, a break will be taken. After that, we will head towards Azrou to see the Barbary Apes Merzouga monkeys in the cedar forest. We Continue to Midelt for a lunch meal in a restaurant.
By the afternoon, we will cross the pass of Tizi N Telghomt to reach Errachidia while admiring the views of Ziz gorges which offers amazing photographic opportunities. Later on, we will have a stop for a panoramic view of Ziz valley.
The drive continues to Erg Chebbi Dunes passing by Aoufous and Erfoud the capital of fossils, where you may want to visit a local fossil craft workshop. After that, we will continue to the captivating dunes of Erg Chebbi.
Arrive at the hotel and get ready for a camel ride for an hour and a half to enjoy the sunset. Overnight and dinner in nomad tent campsite.
Day 5: Merzouga – Todgha gorges – Dades gorges
If you wake up early enough, the Sahara desert offers an amazing sunrise. Afterward, you’ll peacefully ride the camels back to your hotel on the edge of the dunes appreciate the unique beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi dunes with first lights. We will leave towards Todgha gorges well known as an important destination for rock climbers. The highest and narrow west gorges in Morocco, where we can do some walking before arriving at Dades Valley for dinner and accommodation.
Day 6: Dades gorges – Ait ben Haddou – Marrakech
We start our tour day by driving via the road of thousand kasbahs to reach the valley of the roses; always spectacular in April and May when the roses bloom. We head towards Ouarzazate city, then to Ksar Ait Ben Haddou the most restored ksar in the south which is classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
We make the visit to the site and enjoy lunch there. Later on, we continue to Marrakech crossing the High Atlas mountain range via Tizi N Tichka pass 2260m with beautiful sceneries towards the small valleys and Berber villages. Arriving at Marrakech late afternoon and night in a Riad.
Day 7: Guided tour in Marrakech city
A full-day sightseeing tour of Marrakech, one of the most beautiful cities in Morocco founded by the Almoravid dynasty at the end of the 12th century and always an attraction for its unique history and culture. Our local guide leads you to discover the most remarkable highlights of the city. Visiting Marrakech includes Saadian Tombs, Menara, Majorelle Gardens, the Koutoubia mosque with its minaret, Bahia Palace, the Souks, and the Djemaa el Fna Square. Free evening for different activities in the square. Night in the Riad.
Day 8: Marrakech – Essaouira
Essaouira is many tourists “darling” Previously known as Mogador to the Portuguese inhabitants, it is a charming small town on the coast well- known for local handicrafts, especially thuja wood furniture, carving, and small art crafts, sold in innumerable shops along the windy streets. After being there around midday there is free time to walk by the coast and experience the Atlantic coast of Morocco. Night in Essaouira
Day 9: Transfer to Marrakech
Exploring Essaouira and relaxing more in this beautiful coastal city in the morning. In the afternoon we drive back to Marrakech and have time for enjoying the last dinner in Morocco. Night in Marrakech
Day 10: Transfer to Marrakech airport
Drop off at the airport or Marrakech.
– 4×4 vehicle with AC
– English speaking driver/guide
– Overnight in Desert camp
– Camel trekking “1 Camel P/P”
Note: Please contact us if none of our tours does fit any of your needs during your Morocco visit. Thank you.