8 Days morocco Tour starting from Marrakech to Tangier via Sahara Desert and Fes including the visit of sahara Desert Tour from Marrakech to Tangier, is a private and tailor-made tour starting from Marrakech passing by Sahara desert including camel trekking and heading up to Fez and the blue city of the north (Chefchaouen) and ended in Tangier.
Day 1 : Arrival in Marrakech :
You will be welcomed At the Airoport in Marrakech, then we’ll transfert you to your Riad, that situated in the heart of the old medina. Overnight and Dinner at the Riad.
Day 2 : Exploring Marrakech
After breakfast in your Riad, you will start exploring Marrakech, which is called also ” the Moroccan red city” . Our local tour guide will ensure that you discover the most important parts of historical and cultural interests, including : the Saadian tombs, El Bahia Palace, El Badi Palace, and Ben Youssef Coranic school. Lunch will be at a typical restaurant near by the Famous square of Jamea El Fna. At the Afternoon, you will continue to explore the gardens of Majorelle and Menara and also the Koutoubia Tower. Overnight and Dinner at the Riad.
Day 3 : Marrakech – High Atlas – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Roses Valley – Dades Gorges
After breakfast at the Riad, we will drive to Dades gorges, by crossing the High Atlas mountains and ‘Tizi N’tichka’ pass , which is the highest road pass in Morocco at 2260m altitude, where we will also stop for you at various panoramic views in order to take pictures. Then we will visit one of the oldest beautiful Kasbahs in Morocco, That is called Ait Benhadou, a Kasbah of the 16th century recognized by the Unesco, here we will stay for lunch in a local restaurant. After that, we will continue our journey to Ouarzazate (The African Hollywood), where we will visit Atlas Studios of cinema and Taourirte Kasbah. Then we will move to the Roses valley and through the way of 1000 Kasbahs. Overnight and Dinner at Dades Valley, in the upper Gorges.
Day 4 : Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Erfoud – Erg Chebbi – Merzouga – Camel trek and sunset
After Breakfast we will drive to Todra gorges (the grand moroccan canyon), famous for rock climbing at its rock walls that rise to 300m in a narrow part, here you will have a walk to smell the real nature of green agricultural lands and wide river. We will continue down to Erfoud, famous for its fossilized marbles, where you will have the opportunuty to visit a workshop produces Merble fossiles. We will arrive to Merzouga at the evening, You will be welcomed with a cup of tea and have a safe room to be prepared to spend an excellent night in the nomad desert camp. You will have about 90 min of camel ride to cross the highest sand dunes in the north Africa, while you enjoying the show of the sunset till you arrive to the Bivouac, you will have a private tent, the tents are well equipped with mattresses, blankets,cushions and also Toilets. You will be served a delicious Moroccan dinner, after that you will gather around the fire to admire a typical Berber music performed using drums under the sky full of stars.
Day 5 : Camel trek and sunrise – Ziz Valley – Ziz Gorges – Midelt – Middle Atlas – Azrou – Ifrane – Fes
Wake up early in the morning to enjoy the view of the sunrise over the dunes, then take a camel ride back to the Hotel. After a hearty moroccan Breakfast and shower, we will leave for Ziz valley, here we will stop for you to admire a wonderful panoramic view of Ziz palm oasis and Ziz gorges. Lunch will be in Midelt, then we will continue to Azrou by crossing the Middle Atlas mountains with its cedar forest, where we will find wild monkeys waiting for you to feed them. Before arriving to Fes, we will stop for a while to have rest in Ifrane, a European-style town that is called also Switzerland of Morocco. At the evening we will arrive to Fes, Overnight and dinner at the Riad.
Day 6 : Exploring Fes Medina
After Breakfast in your Riad, You will move to start exploring the Fes medina (Founded in the 8th Century by Moulay DrissII), with a local tour Guide, among the interesting parts you will visit are : the Royal palace gate, the Jewish headquarter (was built in the 16th century and considered as the first Mellah in Morocco), the world’s oldest university Al Qarawiyin, the Tanneries and Moulay Driss mausoleum. we will use also the vehicule to enjoy the panoramic views upon the Medina. Overnight and dinner at the Riad.
Day 7 : Fes – Meknes – Volubilis – Ouazan – Chefchaouen
After breakfast in your Riad, We will travel to Chefchaouen via Meknes and Volubilis. In Meknes you will see the famous Bab Mansour gate, the Sahrij Souani and also the Mausoleum of Moulay Ismael. After that, we will continue to the Roman site of Volubilis where you’ll see some beautiful Mosaic dating to 25BC. At the Evening we will arrive to Chefchaouen. Overnight and Dinner at the Hotel.
Day 8 : Chefchaouen – Tangier
After breakfast, we will pick you up from the Riad to explore the Charming city of Chefchaouen, a beautiful unique city with its white washed walls and its blue doors and windows. Unlike many parts of Morocco, this city was occupied by Spain and the influences of Spanish civilization and architecture are all around. Then, we will Transfer you directly to tangier, drop you off to your Hotel, airoport or the port, End of Our services.