12 Days trip from Marrakech to the Desert and Fes

12 Days trip from Marrakech to the Desert and Fes

12 Days trip from Marrakech to the Desert and Fes – visit of Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Merzouga Desert – Fes – Meknes – Volubilis – Chefchaouen – Akchour – Tangier – Rabat – Casablanca.

12 Days trip from Marrakech to the Desert and Fes

Day 1: Marrakech to Dades gorges

Departure to Ouarzazate in the morning, crossing of the High Atlas by the Tizi Tichka pass (2260m) you admire by several Berber villages. Stop at Aït Ben Haddou Kasbah, after lunch we continue towards Dades gorges, we pass by the Skoura palm grove and the city of roses. Arrive at the Dades Gorges for dinner and overnight at the inhabitant.

Day 2: Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Tinejdad – Erfoud – Merzouga

Departure in the morning to the Todra Gorges, visit the gorges and the palmery, after lunch. Departure to Erfoud via Tinejdad and several Berber villages, we will stop to see the marble fossils in Erfoud. After the continuation of our journey towards the impressive dunes of Erg Chebbi in Merzouga. You start your camel adventure to watch the sunset in the dunes. You will spend the night in the nomad tents of the Sahara Desert. Dinner and overnight at camp.

Day 3: Travel from Merzouga to Fes

Wake up in the morning to watch the sunrise over the dunes and ride camels to reach your hotel in the village of Merzouga. After breakfast, Our trip leaves for Fes by several cities, Erfoud, Errachidia, Midelt, Azrou where we will stop to see the macaques in the cedar forest, Ifran. Arrive in Fes dinner and overnight in a charming riad.

Day 4: Visit of Fes

Today, you will take a guided tour of the city of Fes, exploring the oldest medina in Morocco dating from the 7th century with its Souks, palaces, mosques, Koranic schools and Mellah. Dinner and overnight in your Riad.

Day 5: Fes Excursions to Meknes and volubilis

You will visit the vineyard center in Meknes. Another imperial city where you will visit the mausoleum of Moulay Ismail, the founder of Meknes. A visit to the royal stables and the gates of Meknes will be included.

After lunch, continue to the colony of Moulay Driss, where the founder of the Moroccan empire is buried, and the most spiritual sites in the country.
Later in the afternoon, continue to Volubilis, a UNESCO World Heritage site and the site of the largest and best Roman site reserved for Morocco.
Return to Fes at the end of the afternoon.
Dinner and overnight in your Riad in Fes.

Day 6: Travel from Fes to Chefchaouen

Cross the Rif mountains to the beautiful blue city of Chefchaouen, have lunch in Chefchaouen. Then, accompanied by your guide, spend the evening exploring these beautiful alleys, and the market rich in products made by the women of the region, fabric and hats. Dinner and an overnight stay at your hotel.

Day 7: Journey from Chefchaouen to Akchor and Tangier

This morning, you will explore Tangier with its northwestern tip of Africa called Achakar, next to it are the caves of Hercules, according to legend, where Hercules separated Africa from Europe. Come back to the Medina, and visit the Mandoubia Park. Dinner and overnight in a beautiful hotel.

Day 8: Tangier – Rabat

Today, you will explore Rabat, the capital of Morocco. Visit the Kasbah of Shella, the Agdal Gardens and the Hassan Tower with its mausoleum of King Mohammed V, then launch during your relaxing dinner at the hotel and overnight stay.

Day 9: Rabat – Casablanca

This day will be spent in Casablanca after your departure from Rabat.
– Visit the majestic Hassan II mosque, the largest mosque in Africa.
– Visit the Corniche.
– Visit to the Medina on foot.
– Visit to the Museum of Moroccan Judaism.
Return to your Hotel.
Dinner at your hotel and overnight.

Day 10: Travel from Casablanca to Marrakech

Departure from Casablanca to Marrakech 3 hours of highway. Guided tour of the city of Marrakech Bahia Palace, Saadian Tombs, Place Jemaa El Fna, Souks of the medina, Majorelle garden, Return to your Riad.

Day 11: Marrakech Excursion to Essaouira

Departure from your Riad towards the City of Magador, you go to the Discovery on the Atlantic side, you will explore the old Medina and have lunch in the port, then return to Marrakech on the way you will visit an Argan oil cooperative before leaving enter at your Riad in Marrakech.

Day 12: Transfer to the airport

After your breakfast we transfer you to Marrakech airport.

Included :

  • Departure from your hotel or Riad in a private driver guide vehicle.
  • Round trip.
  • Camel ride.
  • 10 nights accommodation.
  • Breakfast and dinner.

Not included :

  • Breakfasts.
  • Drinks.