7 DAYS MOROCCO TOUR
Highlights The High Atlas- The Sahara Desert - Kasba Ait-Benhaddou- Canyons - Fes Old Medina - The blue city - Hassan 2 Mosque
Day 1: Marrakech – High Atlas Mountains – Ait-Benhaddou – Ouarzazate – Dades Valley:
Pick from your accommodation in Marrakech and drive into the High Atlas Mountains.
We will arrive the Kasbah of Ait-Benhaddou; a fortified village classified by UNESCO as one of the world’s cultural treasures, a backdrop for many Hollywood Movies and series such as Game of Thrones, Gladiator, and Lawrence of Arabia. Besides, the kasbah used to be an important fortress stronghold on the old Road caravan routes from The Sub-Saharan Countries to Marrakech. Continue to the city of Ouarzazate, visit the Touarirt Kasbah and Cinema studios if you prefer to.
We continue then across the road of thousand Kasbas to reach the Dades Valley via Skoura Oases, the city of roses, and Berbere villages along the way.
Overnight in Dades Gorges. (HB)
Day 2: Dades Valley – Tinghir – Todgha Gorges – Arfoud – Sahara Desert:
After breakfast, we drive to Tinghir; one of the most trading positions for the caravans in the past, inside the old city still the Jewish quarter and cemetery. We then continue to Todgha Gorges; a 300m canyons towered by rocks. A short walk inside the canyons before we drive to Arfoud, the city of dates and fossils. We will reach Merzouga Desert before the sunset and a quick stop in the hotel at the sand dunes where you will switch the car for the camels. The camel ride to your desert camp will take 1h30 with stops for pictures in the middle of the dunes.
When you arrive the camp, hot shower, and dinner followed by a traditional music live show around the fire.
Overnight at a desert camp inside the dunes. (HB)
Day 3: Sahara Desert – Ziz Oases – Midelt – Azrou forest – Ifrane – Fes:
Today, you will return to the hotel by camels or a 4x4 car if you prefer.
We will meet in the hotel and drive to Arfoud city where we change direction toward the Ziz Oases.
A short break in panoramic view of the Oases and we continue our way toward Midelt where we will stop for lunch. Then, drive to Azrou Forest where we will visit the Macaque Barbary Monkeys inside the forest. Next, we move to Ifrane city nicknamed as a Switzerland of Morocco.
A pet stop in Ifrane before we drive to Fes; one of the oldest medieval cities in the world.
Overnight at a traditional Riad in the old city of Fes. (BB).
Day 4: Fes city tour & Sightseeing
Today, you will have a guided city tour of the old Medina of Fes. We will visit all what Fes medina offers; we will explore the handicrafts of Fes, the tanneries, the oldest university in the world Al-Quaraouine, the Madrasas, and the narrow crowded local markets of the old city of Fes. However, this tour is open for customization if you have any preferences.
At the end of the day, our local city guide will accompany you to your accommodation and evening at leisure.
Overnight at a traditional Riad in the old city of Fes. (BB)
Day 5: Fes – Meknes – Volubilis – Rif Mountains – Chefchaouen (the blue city):
We will meet again in your hotel reception, and continue our tour driving to another imperial city Meknes. The most fortified old city in Morocco, we will visit the Bab Mansour, the granaries, and the highlights of the city. Then, we move to the Roman Ruins, Volubilis, we will visit this UNISCO site before we drive through the Rif mountains to reach the Blue city Chefchaouen by the evening, time to rest and evening at leisure in the blue city.
Overnight in Chefchaouen. (BB).
Day 6: Chefchaouen at leisure and optional hiking activity trip to Akchor Waterfalls:
Day at leisure in the Blue city and an optional trip to Akchor Waterfalls, it is mainly a hiking place and a resort area to relax around the waterfalls and water inside the Rif Mountains.
Overnight in Chefchaouen. (BB)
Day 7: Chefchaouen – Rif Mountains – Rabat – Casablanca:
We will leave chefchaouen morning and cross the Rif Mountains to reach Rabat, the current capital of Morocco. We will visit the Incomplete Mosque Hassan, the Ouadaya Kasbahs, and the highlights of the city. Then continue our way to Casablanca, the biggest city in Morocco where we visit the biggest mosque in the country Hassan 2, and the famous Rick’s coffee if you prefer to.
At the end of the day, we will drop you at your hotel in Casablanca.
English speaking driver/guide.
Overnight in a desert camp dinner (HB).
Recommended accommodations for 6 nights: (2 HB and 4 BB).
Full day guided city tour of Fes.
Guided visit of the Roman Ruins.
Drinks and personal items.
Entry fees to monuments and historical sites.
The minimum travelers required for this tour is Two travelers.
Our tours are open for further customization, contact us to help you design your tour.