9 Days from Marrakech to Casablanca via Sahara desert

After visit Marrakech with local guide . we will start this tour  from Marrakech to Merzouga,  through the High Atlas mountains via Ouarzazate . visit the UNISCO World Heritage site, Ouarzazate “the Hollywood of Africa” and stop for pictures next largest studio in Africa “Atlas studio”. Taourirt Kasbah .  Roses Valley . dades valley , down to Merzouga desert, Camel trekkin .  overnight in a berber tents at the middle of the dunes,  tour around Erg chebbi for see Nomads . berber villages .  will be heading towards Fes passing through the Rissani Markt . Erfoud . Ziz Valley . midelt .  Azrou where we will explore the Cedar Forest, Ifrane the Moroccan Switzeland ,  middle Atlas mountains, Full day to Fes  the old imperial city ,  the Berber Roman ruins of Volubilis , Meknes , Rabat ,  down to Casablanca .

1st Day :  Arrival at Marrakech – Transfert to the Hotel

The trip starts from the airport in Marrakech, you will be welcomed by our driver and Multi-language and they will pick you to the Riad or Hotel for some rest and relaxation. In the evening u will have the time to discover the place Jemaa el Fna. You will be very excited by the snake-charmers, narrators and dancers.

2nd Day : Full Day To Visit Marrakech

Today will have an optional private Guided Tour of Marrakech Medina with an official guide from Marrakech. You will see the famous Mosque of Koutubia, the Medina and its souks, and explore some more of Marrakech’s secrets: Ali Ben Youssef Koranic school, the Saadian the Bahia Palace and Majorelle Gardens, night at a Riad in the Medina.

3rd  Day : Marrakech- Ait ben haddou Kasbah- Ouarzazate- Dades Valley

we will travel through Atlas Mountain called Tizi N tichka  to reach Kasbah Ait Benhaddou , one of the most beautiful Kasbah in morocco and nominated a UNESCO world heritage. After exploring the Kasbah, we will continue our road to Dades Gorges where we will spend our night in a hotel with dinner and breakfast. Between Ouarzazate  and DADES we will pass through Valley of roses in Kelaat  M’Gouna famous for its annual festival of roses. and continue to Dades Valley where you will  spend the night .

4th Day :  Dades valley –Toudra gorge  – Merzouga (Camel Ride)

After taking our breakfast in Dades valley, we will continue our road to

Todra gorges  through Tinghir. Stopping along the way for photos and admiring the views to enjoy the marvelous Canyons views. in the afternoon we continue to Touroug  where we will take our lunch and then hiding to Erfoud where we will visit some local fossil craft workshop. And we continue to Merzouga and the rest will be extraordinary and magical. after relaxing few minutes in Merzouga, we are going to ride camels and trekking through the golden sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. The adventure will take us to a traditional camp (Nomad, Berber tents) where we will spend our second night to feel the hospitality of nomads and their life style. It is a great opportunity to take lovely pictures of the sunset and sunrise. The night will be rich in drums music in the middle of Sahara. And thereafter we will sleep in a silent and calm world to feel the pleasure and prestige of the desert.

5th  Day :  Merzouga –  Khamlia –  Rissani- Erg chebbi dunes

We will wake up early to catch the beauty of sunrise in the desert and breakfast . Subsequently, we will ride camels to come back to the hotel. we will have all the day and the next day around, we will travel to visit Gnaoua village Khamlia where we will be entertained with the authentic instruments. After spending a worthwhile moment with Gnaoua, we will drive to Rissani city to see the largest “souk” traditional market of the region. People from all surrounding areas accede to this city to buy their life requirements. After lunch in Rissani.  Madfouna or pizza Berber , Tajines, And Cup of Mint Tea. we will go back to Merzouga to spend our night.

6th Day : Merzouga – Erfoud –  Midelt –  Azrou –  Ifran – Fes

In the morning you can get up early, take a walk over the sand dunes and watch the sunrise from just behind the Algerian border, which is about 50 km from Merzouga. After breakfast  you will  take camel  back to the hotel , depart towards Fez we will pass through Rissani and Ziz valley ,we stop for lunch in Midelt (capital of apple) we continue the way crossing the Middle atlas mountain and Cedars forest we pass Ifran , a winter ski resort in a totally Moroccan style built by the French in the 1930’s to resemble a Swiss village, reach fez in the afternoon,diner and overnight.

7th Day : Ful day to visiti  Fes the old  imperial City

You will spend most of the day with a local guide  From fes  exploring the attractions of Fez the old imperial city of Morocco. The tour starts from the Royal Palace gate and takes you through the narrow streets of the Medina to the Jewish Quarter and the Tanneries. This tour highlights all the sites with cultural and historical interest including the famous Al karaouine University. Afterwards you will have the opportunity to visit the ceramics cooperative to see traditional Moroccan crafts. In the afternoon we will take you to admire the panoramic view over the Medina and visit the new city or the new Fez.

8th Day :  Fez –  volubilis –  Meknes –  rabat

After breakfast in Fez we will visit the Roman-Berber Ruins of Volublis, or Walili in Berber .  is a partly excavated Berber and Roman city in Morocco situated near the city of Meknes and commonly considered as the ancient capital of the Kingdom of Mauretania. It developed from the 3rd century BC.  After Volubilis, we will continue our trip toward Meknes to visit the city that is linked to the name of Moulay Ismail, the great sultan of the dynasty Alouita. Visit the gate Bab Mansour and the plaza el Hedim.  Our lunch will be in Rabat. Administrative capital of Morocco: First step is Kasbah of Udayas “Oudaias” which is the oldest place in Rabat with special panoramic views with stunning river “Bu Regrag” and the views of Atlantic Ocean. The second step in Rabat is Hassan Tower “Tour Hassan” and tomb, it’s an uncompleted mosque started by “Al Mohads” leader Yacoub Al-Mansour. After exploring Rabat, we take the road to Casablanca.

9th  Day : Casablanca – airport

After breakfast depend on the depart time transfer to the airport,  will pick up you from your accommodation in Casablanca, we will  make a tour around the historical heritage of this city. We will be able to explore some places in the city as the biggest Mosque Hassan II, United Nations Place and the Coastal Seaside Corniche , Casablanca airport .

What’s included

  • Private Transport : 4×4 , Mini bus , bus,  / air-conditioned vehicles
  • Driver/Guid (Multilingual)
  • Car fuel
  • 7 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 Tichets
  • Hotel in Marrakech
  • monuments ticket

 

Note: 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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