9 Days Tour From Casablanca To Marrakech Via Fes And Desert

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9 Days Tour From Casablanca To Marrakech Via Fes And Desert

Starting from Casablanca to Merzouga Marrakech 9 days desert tour departs daily from Casablanca and is our most popular desert tour you will discover the blue city chefchaouen and the magical and spiritual city Fez. This tour has been designed for the traveler eager to explore deep into the Morocco Sahara Desert and who don’t mind driving long hours. You will have an amazing time touring the Desert and Merzouga, you will definitely not feel a drop of boredom. The landscape changes dramatically. Beginning with the fertile Haouz planes of Marrakech and the high Atlas Mountains, to oases and valleys, then to the rocky plateaus and the unbelievable Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Just make sure you bring your camera because you’ll see sites you’ve never seen before; sites you simply couldn’t imagine in your wildest dreams!

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9 Days Tour From Casablanca To Marrakech Via Fes And Desert



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9 Days Tour From Casablanca To Marrakech Via Fes And Desert
01 Day 1 : Casablanca / Chefchaouen
We will meet you at the airport or your hotel then drive to Casablanca and Chefchaouen. In Casablanca, you will have the chance see the Hassan II Mosque, the largest in Morocco and experience the coastal “Cornish” seaside. Afterwards, we’ll drive to Chefchaouen via the Rif Mountains, and Wazzan. We will be in Chefchaouen afternoon. Then overnight at your accommodation.
02 Day 2 : Chefchaouen / Meknes / Volubis / Fes
After your breakfast we drive towards Volubilis, where we will discover the roman ruins and learn about the archaeological site of Moroccan history. After the visit of the ruins, we will shift our way to Meknes city, which is one of the four imperial cities in Morocco and its Medina which is a UNESCO world heritage site, there where we will stop for lunch and hang around the historical huge walls of the medina , Bab El Mansour and enjoy a visit of Moulay ismail’s shrine . Then drive directly to the city of Fes, where you will spend the night
03 Day 3 : Fes / Fes
After breakfast, we continue our visit with a local guide. you’ll be able to visit the following interests: the Royal Palace Gate, the Jewish quarter, the first Mellah ever built in Morocco, Al Qarayyin University, which is the oldest in the world, the Tanneries, the Attarine museum and Moulay Idriss mausoleum. After lunch, you will visit the tiles cooperative then enjoy a panoramic view over the whole Medina of Fes through a tower.
04 Day 4 : Fes / Ifrane / Midelt / Ziz valley / Merzouga
Your pick will be from your riad/ hotel then leave towards Ifrane( which is the Switzerland town of Morocco) through the Middle Atlas Mountains. Afterwards, we will drive to the biggest cedar forest in Africa to see the Barbarian Apes (monkeys). Travelling through the Tizi N talghamt pass to Midelt and along the magnificent Ziz Gorges carved through volcanic rock, you’ll see views of the Middle-Atlas Mountains and the scenery changing from time to another. After lunch, we’ll continue our journey through the Ziz Valley then Merzouga. After a glass of mint tea, you’ll cross sand dunes by camels with stops to enjoy the magic sunset from a top of a dune in a peaceful atmosphere before you arrive the camp where you’ll spend a lovely night under a starry sky. Dinner and night will be in the camp.
05 Day 5 : Merzouga / Erg chebbi
In the early morning you will enjoy the sunrise on a top of a dune nearby the camp, you’ll ride back the camels to the hotel and have breakfast and shower. Then, you will start your journey visiting a oasis which is irrigated with an underground irrigation system then leave to Rissani to visit the biggest local Market in the south east of Morocco ( if it is a day market). Later on, you will carry on your journey visiting nomads and share a cup of tea with them. Afterwards, you will have a special lunch in Khamlia village which is Berber Pizza and visit the Gnawa people, listening to their music which is Gnaoua Music. Then overnight at your camp under stary sky.
06 Day 6 : Merzouga / Todra gorges / Dades valley
After breakfast, we will drive toward Erfoud, which is the capital of fossils, where you will have the chance to discover different fossils and minerals that are founded in that area, especially ammonites, trilobites and star fishes… etc. Afternoon, we will drive to Tinghir, which was considered the capital of Moroccan Jewish. There where we will enjoy Todra valley from panoramic views then Todra gorge where you will do walking inside cliffs of 300 m high. Finally, we will head to Dades valley.
07 Day 7 : Dades valley / Ait Ben Haddou / Marrakech
After your breakfast, we will head towards Kalaa M’gouna and Ouarzazate taking the road of a thousand kasbahs. The first stop will be in Rose’s town which is Kelaat Mgouna, where an annually festival takes place each may. Then, drive to Ouarzazate which is the “HollyWood of Africa” where a lot of international films have been shot such as Gladiator, the mummy, Kingdom of Heaven… especially, in the largest and famous village of Kasbahs in Morocco which is Ait Ben Haddou village. After visiting , we will cross High Atlas Mountains which are the highest Mountains in Africa with an altitude of 4167 m but on the way, it will be 2260m with stops to see Berber villages and various landscapes. Stay the night in Marrakech.
08 Day 8 : Marrakech
Today, we will have a private Guided Tour of Marrakech Medina with a loca guide. You will see the famous Mosque of Koutubia, the Medina, the souks, ben Youssef madrassa, the Saadian tombs, the Bahia palace and Majorelle gardens. overnight at a riad.
09 Day 9 : Marrakech / Airport
Your adventure tour ends after breakfast. For those flying out of Marrakech on this day, you can arrange airport transfers with your guide, and these can be booked any time for this day – there is luggage storage at the hotel should you need to check out before your go to the airport.

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9 Days Tour From Casablanca To Marrakech Via Fes And Desert

INCLUDED :

  • Transport in an Air conditioned 4WD or Minivan
  • Professional driver/guide speaking English and French
  • Fuel
  • Hotels / Riads
  • Camel trek and night in the Camp in Merzouga
  • Pick up / Drop off

NOT INCLUDED :

  • Flights.
  • Drinks.
  • Lunch.
  • Tips.
  • Personal things.

GOOD TO KNOW :

  • NOTE : If the itineraries that we offer does not match what you’re looking for contact us and we will prepare the trip and tour to your needs and requirements.

Cancellation policy :

9 Days Tour From Casablanca To Marrakech Via Fes And Desert
  • 1. If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
  • 2. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • 3. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

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9 Days Tour From Casablanca To Marrakech Via Fes And Desert

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9 Days Tour From Casablanca To Marrakech Via Fes And Desert