Authentic 6 days tour from Marrakech to Tangier a trip to the Sahara and beyond, a varied landscape that offers an amazing experience through the Atlas mountains. A tour to discover Dades valley, Merzouga desert, Fes medina, and the blue city of Chefchaouen!
Itinerary: 6 days tour from Marrakech to Tangier
1st day: Marrakech – Ait ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Dades valley
Meeting at 8 am with your driver at your Marrakech Riad / Hotel, he will take you to the 4WD and depart from Marrakech to Dades valley, through the Tizi- N-Tichka pass (2260m) in the High Atlas Mountains. From Marrakech to Ouarzazate, you will enjoy the scenic road, beautiful landscapes with different colors, and the Berber villages along the way. You will have free time here to visit the old Kasbah of Ouarzazate “Taourirt Kasbah” and have lunch. Afterward, you go further southeast to the green Dades valley and the city of roses via the fascinating Skoura palms. Dinner and overnight in Dades valley
2nd day: Dades valley – Todgha gorges – Merzouga dunes
After breakfast, there is time to walk by the river before continuing to Todgha gorges to the very different gorges there. Lunch will either be here in the gorges or later on the way to the Erg Chebbi dunes. We drive there via the Ziz Valley, and the towns of Tinjdad and Erfoud. In the afternoon you will have the adventure of a two-hour camel trek in the Sahara. The sunset from the top of the dunes (250M) is spectacular. Overnight in a luxury camp
3rd day: Merzouga – Midelt – Azrou – Ifran- Fes
We will wake up early to watch the sunrise at the dunes before riding the camel to the Edge of the dunes where our driver will pick you up and start drive via the province of Errachidia via Erfoud to Ziz valley and gorges where we will take a break for some pictures. Lunch will be at Midelt. Through hills covered in forests of cork oak and giant cedar where there is an opportunity to see the Barbary Apes; one of the only native monkeys of the Atlas mountains, our journey continues towards Ifrane and the Middle Atlas before ending off at Fes. Night in Fes
4th day: Guide tour in Fes
Enjoy a full day sightseeing tour in Fes, which is the oldest of Morocco’s four “Imperial Cities”. The medieval city of Fes El Bali or “Old Fes” remains complete and is unspoiled. During your tour of this part of the town, you can visit the exotic Bou Inania Medersa), the Medina, and the Kairaouine Mosque, where you may take photos of the wonderful courtyard from the main gate as well as the famous souks. In the afternoon you can visit Fes El Jdid, or “New Fes”. The night is spent in the Riad.
5th day: Fes – Chefchaoun
Crossing the beautiful countryside we drive to Chefchaoun for 4 hours to reach this beautiful blue town in the mountains of the Rif. You will have free time to Explore its winding lanes and narrow alleys which are home to numerous souks offering cuisine and artisan works. Night in Chefchaoun.
6th day: Chefchaouen – Tangier
On our last day of the tour in Morocco; there will be enough time to discover more of the beautiful town of Chefchaouen before we drive you To Tangier and drop you in your hotel or in the airport or the port.
- Atlas mountains discover
- Visit the Sahara desert of Merzouga with a night in a luxury camp and camel riding experience
- Full-day guided tour in Fes Medina
- Explore the valley of Dades and Todgha gorges
- The blue city of Chefchaouen
What’s included on this vacation package from Marrakech:
- Comfortable car or bus with A/C
- English speaking driver
- Camel riding excursion in the Sahara desert
- Local guide in Fes during your visit
- Free time to explore the sights and the landscape along the way
- 5 nights accommodations in a nice hotels&luxury Sahara camp
- Meals: 5 Breakfast- 2 dinners
- Pick up from your hotel/Riad/airport in Marrakech
- The drop of at your hotel in Tangier
What’s excluded on this vacation package from Marrakech:
- Lunches, dinners( except in Dades valley and the Sahara), and tips
Note: This tour can be done the other way around: 6 days from Tangier to Marrakech