10 days tour from Tangier including the visit of Chechaoun, Fes, Merzouga and Marrakech.
Program: 10 days tour from Tangier
Day 1: Meet you in Tangier port and drive to Chefchaouen
In the first day of your trip we will meet you in the port of Tangier, we start by driving to see one of the famous sights Tangier, Hercules cave, 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 the 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 the archeological site of Moroccan history, after the visit of the ruins we will shift our way to Meknes city the 17 th century 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 mausoleum. after the discovery of Meknes city we continue to Fes for overnight.
After the visit of Meknes, we will drive directly to Fes city 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 starts by visiting the Royal Palace gate, the Jewish headquarter, the first Mellah ever built in as well as the most interesting sites of Fes with a professional guide. 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 Continuing 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 in 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 in the edge of the dunes appreciate in the unique beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi dunes with first lights. After breakfast and shower, 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 star tour day 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 classified by the UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. We make the visit to the site and enjoy lunch there. 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: visit of Marrakech city
A full day sightseeing tour of Marrakech, one of the most beautiful cities in Morocco founded by Marrakech the Almoravid dynasty at the end of the 12th century and always an attraction for its unique history and culture. Our guide leads you to discover the most remarkable high lights of the city; 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 the midday there is free time to walk by the cost and experience the Atlantic coast of Morocco. Night in Essaouira
Day 9: Transfer to Marrakech
After exploring and relaxing more in cost, we drive back to Marrakech and time for enjoying the last dinner in Morocco. Night in Marrakech
Day 10: Transfer to Marrakech airport
End of your trip: 10 days tour from Tangier to Marrakech.
- Pick up on the 1st day from Tangier Port
- Drop off on the last day at Marrakech airport.