Our 6 days tour from Tangier can be your best tour in Morocco if you are using ferry from Spain and want to explore some of the best Morocco imperial cities and Sahara desert in few days, the tour from Tangier leads you trough beautiful villages, imperial cities, sahara desert of Merzouga, gorges and more…
Program: 6 days tour from Tangier to Marrakech
6 days tour from Tangier to Marrakech is ideal to explore Morocco desert with some imperial cities.
Day 1 : Tanger – Chefchaouen
From the ferry or the airport in Tangier we pick you up and start to drive through the Rif mountains and Tetouan city to enjoy the views of the beautiful mountains of Morocco till we get to Chefchaouan one of the stunning villages in the feet of Rif mountains. Chefchaouen medina with it’s blue color become one of the best town to visit in Morocco, surrounded by many funky arts and crafts stores, roof-top restaurants and cafes. Over night in Chefchaoun
Day 2 : Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknes – Fes
After breakfast in the Riad our journey start towards Volubilis crossing several Rif villages, we stop in Volubilis to discover the Roman ruins and we learn about the Moroccan BC history, then we will drive to Meknes city (the 17th century heritage) where we will stop for lunch. Afternoon is time to visit the historical sites of Medina such as Bab el Mansour, Moulay Ismail mausoleum. Later on we head to Fes city where we will spend the night.
Day 3: Fes Sightseeing
Today is for exploring the oldest city of Morocco, walking in its alleys and small streets. Our visit starts by visiting the Royal Palace gate, the Jewish head quarter, the first Mellah ever built in as well as the most interesting sites of Fes with a professional guide. Over night in Fes
Day 4: Fes – Sahara Desert Merzouga
Early morning we star the day towards the sahara from the Riad, crossing near the national park of Ifran « the switezland of Morocco » as it calls. To enjoy it’s beauty and to have a memorable photos, a break will be taken, after that we will head towards Azrou to see the Barbary Apes/ 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 to the hotel and get ready for a camel ride for an hour and half to enjoy the sunset. Overnight and dinner in nomad tent camp site.
Day 5 : Merzouga – Todgha gorges – Dades gorges
If you wake up early enough, the Sahara desert offers an amazing sunrise. Afterwards, 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 Todra 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 to Dades Valley for dinner and accommodation.
day 6: Dades valley – Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech
After the breakfast we continue to the valley of the rose which bloom in may, taking some off-road inside the palm trees of Skoura where the architecture of the Kasbahs are spreading within the shadow of the palms. we stop again in Ksar Ait Ben Haddo which is the UNSCO world heritage, after the visit we will have lunch there before we taking the road again crossing the high Atlas mountain in Tizi n Tichka pass 2260m. arriving Marrakech in the early evening.
End of your trip: 6 days tour from Tangier to Merzouga ending in Marrakech.
Note: This tour can be done in 5 days tour from Tangier.