8 Days from Tanger towards Chefchaouen to Fes

During this 8 days tour we will start our journey from Tangier towards Chefchaouen ( the blue city ) passing through Rif mountains . After that we will go to Volubilis (the berber Roman ruins), the imperial city of Meknes , having full day in Fes with local guide . crossing  through the middle Atlas via Ifrane (the Moroccan Switzerland) ,Azrou , cedar forest  ,passing by several towns , Midelt (the capital of apple)  ,Tizi N’Talghomt Pass (1907m) , Valley of palms . Erfoud , Rissani , overnight in a berber tents  ,.then we will take another way to Marrakech passing trough Rissani  Markt , Todra gorge , dades gorge , Ait ben Haddou arriving Marrakech having Full day in Marrakech with a local guide .

1st Day :  Tangier – Chefchaouen

we will meet you at the port or at airport and drive through the Rif mountains passing by Tetoun city to enjoy the views of the beautiful mountains till we get to Chefchaouan. In fact, it’s  one of the stunning villages in the feet of Rif mountains. Chefchaouen medina had a Spanish-style square surrounded by many funky arts and crafts stores, roof-top restaurants and cafes where you will have lunch before we continue our way to Fes where we will spend the night in traditional Moroccan riad.

2nd Day : Chefchaouen – Volubilis  – Meknes – Fes

today after your breakfast in the riad , our authentic journey of Tangier Morocco Tours  will start towards Volubilis. Crossing via Wazan and other Rif villages. So in Volubilis we will discover the Roman ruins and learn about the archeological site of Moroccan history. Then after the visit of the ruins, we will shift our way to Meknes city the 17 th century heritage. There we  stop for lunch and hang around the historical huge walls of the medina, Bab El Mansour and enjoy a visit of Moulay Ismail shrine. Finally after the visit of Meknes we will drive directly to Fes city where you will spend the night in riad.

3rd  Day : Fes Sightseeing 

After breakfast in your riad, you will start exploring the oldest city in Morocco. In the first place walking in its alleys and small streets. So our visit start  by visiting the Royal Palace gate, the Jewish headquarter, the first Mellah ever built in Morocco, built during the 16th century. Hence we will ensure that you visit all sites with cultural and historical interest including the famous Al Qaraouine University, the oldest in the region, the Tanneries, the Attarine museum and Mulay Idriss mausoleum. Then after lunch, you will visit the tiles cooperative. Then experience a wonderful panoramic view over the whole Medina of Fes.

4th Day : Fes – Ifrane – Midelt  – Merzouga – Camel ride and overnight in the tent

In this day  we will star our tour to southeast through  the middle Atlas via Ifrane “the Moroccan Switzerland” then Azrou where we will have a stop at the famous cedar forest,  the largest in Morocco to see and play with Barbary apes. From here we drive further south passing by several towns and you will get the opportunity to view nomads living in tents on the way. then we will stop in Midelt where you will enjoy your lunch. Later on, continuing our drive to Merzouga through the Tizi N’Talghomt Pass (1907m) while enjoying the panoramic views. Also you will have stop for a panoramic view of Aoufous palmeraie along Ziz River. At the end of the day we will continue to the captivating dunes of Erg Chebbi, where you will ride camels and spend the night in a nomadic tents.

5th Day : Merzouga – Todra Gorges – Dades  valley 

After seeing sunrise over the dunes of the Sahara and having breakfast we will go back by camels to our Hotel or Riad. Later We’ll continue our journey driving to the Saghro mountains. Then we will arrive to Todra gorge where we will enjoy a traditional Moroccan lunch and take a short walk through the gorge , before arriving at Dades Valley for dinner and accommodation.

6th Day : Dades valley  – Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech

After breakfast, we will start our journey travelling through the Dades Valley towards Kalaa M’gouna and Ouarzazate. Since the route through Dades Valley is the way of the thousand kasbahs, it provides numerous opportunities to take some of your best photographic shots of the trip. Afterwards we will stop at Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah for lunch. In the first place, it’s the largest Kasbah in Morocco. Built by T-hami El Glaoui, one of the last Berber chieftains during the beginning of the XXth Century. It used to be one of his stops during his long travel from the Sahara to Marrakech. In fact now the kasbah is one of the UNESCO heritage sites. Then after that we will shift the way to cross high atlas mountains full of panoramic views and attractive Berber villages all along the way till Marrakech . Finally overnight in a fancy riad in the medina.

7th Day : Full day in Marrakech :

After breakfast in the riad , you can start exploring Marrakech ” the red city of Morocco”. So on this Tangier Morocco Tours, we will ensure that you see the most important sites of historical and cultural interest. Including the Majorelle Gardens, the Koutoubia Tower, the Saadian tombs, the Bahia Palace. Then after Lunch at a restaurant near the square, you will walk through the souks and view hundreds of handicrafts. Finally on the afternoon, you will have some free time to wonder by yourself the other parts of the city .

8th Day : Marrakech – Airport

Transfer to the airport, finally the end of our services .

What’s included

Private Transport : 4×4 , Minibus , bus,  / air-conditioned vehicles

  • Driver/Guid (Multilingual)
  • Car fuel
  • 6 Nights in Hotel or Riad  (Dinner & breakfast)
  • 1 Night in desert camp (Dinner & breakfast )
  • Camel Ride in desert
  • Sandboarding in Dunes

What’s Not Included:

  • Drinks and Lunches
  • Flight Tickets
  • Hotel in Tangier

In case you want to modify any of these tours, just be in contact with us beforehand and we will make it happen.

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