8 Days Morocco Desert Tour from Casablanca to Merzouga
Day 1: Casablanca – Rabat
our 8 days morocco desert tour from Casablanca to Merzouga you will start from your hotel/airport to visit Hassan’s II mosque then depart towards Rabat. Visit its monuments, the Oudaias Kasbah, the Mausoleum of Mohammed V, and Hassan Tower. Overnight in Rabat.
Day 2: Rabat – Meknés – Fez
Departure to Fes via Meknés where will stop for a visit of El Him square, Bab El Mansour, the massive gate which is in the entrance of the old medina, before we drive to the best roman ruins of Volubilis, and then to Fez.Overnight at hotel/riad.
Day 3: Fez guided tour
Today you will have guided tour to discover the medina and the famous Souks of Fes and its narrow cobbled streets are filled with ancient mosques and towering green-glazed minarets as well as the unique Andalusian architecture in every corner of the old city and its monuments, We will ensure that you visit all sites with cultural and historical interest including the famous Al Qaraouine University. The tour will include also a visit to the tanneries and the ceramic cooperative to see traditional Moroccan crafts. Overnight at hotel/riad.
Day 4: Fes-Ifrane-Azrou-Ziz Valley -Merzouga
We will pick you up from your hotel or Riad then drive south to Azrou via Ifrane (Switzerland of Morocco) and then to the Middle Atlas mountains stopping by cedar forest You will be able to take some fascinating photos with the Barbarian Apes we will continue the way through the Atlas Mountains enjoying the landscapes of Midelt, After lunch, we’ll continue our journey through the Ziz Valley to Erfoud, Rissani and Merzouga.on our arrival there will be welcomed by a cup of tea .over night at the Hotel/Riad.
Day 5: Merzouga area and the Camel trek
After breakfast we’ll start exploring the area, we will begin by visiting the village of black people originally from Mali to enjoy their music and the way they live.after that we will drive to Miffis Mines to explore how they work over there before getting behind the Dunes in a full desert with charming views where we will sit for a cup of tea with the Berber bedouins Before returning back to the hotel, after a cup of tea your local guides will teach you how to mount and dismount and other handy camel-related safety tips then you begin exploring the mysterious sand-sea of the Erg-Chebbi.over night in a Berber tent in Sahara desert.
Day 6: Merzouga-Todra Gorges – Dades Valley
You will make up early in the morning to watch the best sunrise of your life and casting different shadows and colors over the sea of sand dunes, the highest in Morocco, before returning to our desert hotel, after breakfast, We will continue to Tinghir and the stunning Todra Gorge the highest, narrowest gorges in Morocco. the gorge is a great spot for hiking and relaxing on the edge of the river or sampling some local Berber delicacies. After lunch in the heart of the gorge, we’ll drive through the Dades Valley where we will end our day spending the night in a nice hotel located on the top of the mountain.
Day 7: Dades Gorge – Skoura – Ouarzazate
After breakfast in the hotel, we’ll drive through the Dades Valley towards Kalaa M’gouna and The route through Dades Valley is the way of a thousand kasbahs providing numerous and charming views. then We’ll drive through Kalaat Mgouna, “the city of roses”, which is known for the production of the rose water Continuing into Skoura and its palm groves before getting to Ouarzazate “
the Hollywood of Africa” attracted many world-class movies producers.we will visit Atlas Film corporation studios before reaching our hotel.overnight in Hote/riad.
Day 8 : Ouarzazate-Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah – Marrakech
After breakfast in your hotel, we will drive to Marrakech, our journey will include the visite of Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, The largest one in Morocco and( UNESCO World Heritage Sites since 1987)before driving through the majestic Tizi N’Tichka
Pass (2260m) over the High Atlas Mountains to Marrakech. Overnight at hotel /riad, this is the end of 8 days morocco desert tour from Casablanca to Merzouga