10 DAYS TOUR FROM TANGIER TO FES AND SAHARA DESERT MERZOUGA
DAY 1 : TANGIER – CHEFCHAOUEN
This tour 10 Days tour from Tangier will starts when we pick you up to travel throughout Tangier to explore some of the local sights of the town. You will visit the souk and the Kasbah. After we will travel towards Chefchaouen, stopping at the Caves of Hercules. After we will travel on to Tétouan, the Berber name meaning “the eyes”. Once we have visited the town we will stop to have lunch before departing for Chefchaouen. In Chefchaouen you will visit of the village and its brightly painted medina.Chefchaouen, referred to as the city of blue doors, is one of the prettiest towns in Morocco. Its beauty along with the relaxed atmosphere of the town is what makes Chefchaouen very appealing.Your accommodations and dinner will be in your hotel in Chefchaouen
DAY 2 : CHEFCHAOUEN – MEKNES – FEZ
After breakfast, we will leave Chefchaouen to travel to Fes. In our route we will stop to visit of the Roman Ruins of Volubilis. The ruins remained substantially intact until an earthquake devastated them in the mid-18th century. After you will travel on to Meknes, one of the four Imperial cities, where you will visit the famous El Hedim Square, the Mausoleum of Sultan Moulay Ismail and the Old Medina before arriving to Fes. Your accommodations and dinner will be in your hotel in Fes.
DAY 3 : FEZ
After breakfast at your hotel, a local guide will take you to visit the most remarkable places in the oldest Imperial City. You will visit of the Mellah, the Medina, and the exterior of the Kairaouine Mosque. The Kairaouine Mosque, the holiest and second largest mosque in Morocco. You will also visit the University of al-Karaouine, the oldest existing and continually operating university in the world as well as the BouInaniaMedrasa, the most famous quoraniq school in Morocco. Lastly, you will visit the Chouwara Tannery. Lunch will be at a typical restaurant in the medina. Your accommodations and dinner will be back in your hotel in Fes.
DAY 4 : FEZ – IFRANE – CEDAR FOREST – ERFOUD – MERZOUGA (CAMEL TREK)
After breakfast, at your hotel, your tour continues with an early departure from Fes. We leave Fez to Ifrane is The Little Switzerland of Morocco we will have a stop to discover this amazing city. After that Azrou this beautified cedar forest is home to the endangered Barbary Apes, which are actually monkeys. Once you arrive. This will be good opportunity to take pictures of the timberland in Morocco , the cedre forest and wild monkeys in the Cedar woods of Azrou . Your lunch will be in Midelt the city of apples and minerals in a typical restaurant. We continue our tour to ziz valley where we will have a stop for taking pictures in ziz valley in a panoramic view. Then Erfoud, you will visit the old market of dates and the fossils workers . Merzouga: When you arrive to Merzouga you will be checked into your hotel for your accommodation(s) and dinner.
DAY 5 : EXPLORING MERZOUGA& VISIT NOMAD FAMILY
This morning after breakfast, go off-roading and discover Merzouga. This road is the same road used in the famous Paris-Dakar Rally, reaching the Quarry area where you will learn how the locals extract fossils from the heart of the earth. On this Marrakech Holidays, you will visit the nomads who still live in tents which are made from camel wool, there you will learn about the life of the nomads while sipping on a warm cup of mint tea. You will continue crossing the desert capturing the different faces of the dunes and black volcanic rocks. You will pass through small villages to Khamlia Village, where the locals from Africa still practice their musical traditions, Gnawa Music. After the village you will stop for lunch, having Berber Pizza. After lunch continue to the lake of Merzouga. From the lake you will return to your hotel to relax and have dinner, followed by breakfast the following morning.
DAY 6 : MERZOUGA – ERFOUD – TODGHA GORGES – OUARZAZATE
We cantinue our 10 Days tour from Tangier tour , In the morning, after having a sunrise breakfast we will break camp and ride our camels out of the desert and back to our original point of departure. You will then travel back to the hotel so that you can shower, breakfast. Collect your luggage before starting on your way back towards Ouarzazate. We will visit the canal of irrigation in Jorf , After that we cantinue our raod to todgha gorges where we will have a stop to visit the higher gorges in all Morocco. Then we will accross valley of roses ,we will visit the cooperative of women where you can find all kind of rose products and bio. You will arrive to Ouarzazate in afternoon , Your accommodations and dinner will in a hotel at Ouarzazate.
DAY 7 : OUARZAZETE – AÏT BENHADDOU – ATLAS MOUNTAINS – MARRAKECH
After your morning breakfast we visit Kasbah Taourirte and the cinema studios of Atlas & CLA Studios where many movies were produced thus being called The Hollywood of Africa like lawrence of arabia , sahara. After we depart to Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou through Tizi Ntichka pass an elevation of 2260m . Visit the UNESCO world heritage Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou is a spectacular fortified village . After we cantinue our raod, You will stop in Taddart to have lunch at a Berber village in a panoramic restaurant. After you complete your lunch you will continue your travel to Marrakech. Once you arrive to Marrakech, You will be dropped off at your hotel / Riad.
DAY 8 : MARRAKECH SIGHTSEEING
After pick up from the airport of Marrakech, our driver and a licensed English local guided will meet you and take you in a guided tour to explore some of the best monuments and attraction in the city, you will be visiting the 12th century Koutoubia Mosque,You will also visit the El-Bahia Palace,The Saadian Tombs, The Koranic School Medersa Ben Youssef,Djemaa El Fna Square, and the MedinaCentral Souks
DAY 9 : MARRAKECH – CASABLANCA – RABAT
After your morning breakfast, we will depart to Casablanca. Casablanca is the largest city in Morocco and one of the largest financial centers on the continent. It is considered the economic and business center of Morocco. It hosts the primary navel base for the Royal Moroccan Navy. We will take a panoramic tour of the city and visit the exterior of the Hassan II Mosque, the largest mosque in North Africa, and the 13th largest in the world. After lunch, we will drive in the direction of Rabat, the capital of Morocco. Once we arrive to Rabat we will visit the Oudayas Kasbah, the Chellah Gardens, Hassan Tower and Mohamed V Museum. Dinner and accommodation will be at your hotel in Rabat.
DAY 10 : RABAT – TANGIER
After breakfast, you will depart from Rabat and will be transported to Tangier. Once you arrive to Tangier, you will be dropped off at your hotel and this will complete your 10 Days tour from Tangier and end our services.
- English speaking driver
- Transportation with A/C
- Local guides in Fes & Marrakech
- An English speaking driver/guide
- 8 Hotel overnight stays
- dinner & breakfast
- 1 Night in Desert Camp
- Camel trek in Merzouga, sunset and sunrise (Camel per each)
NOT INCLUDED :
- Personal expenses.