Discover the desert of Merzouga, the dunes of Erg Chebbi and the Imperial Cities of Morocco in our most complete and private tour, an 8-day tour of the best of the country Morocco Desert Experience.
Discover the desert of Merzouga, the dunes of Erg Chebbi and the Imperial Cities of Morocco in our most complete and private tour, an 8-day tour of the best of the country.
Explore Morocco’s vibrant culture,rich history, and landscapes on 8 day private tour that includes the Imperial Cities of Fez, Meknes, Marrakech, and Rabat. You will discover the unique colorful markets, explore the Middle Atlas Mountains, the Sahara dunes in Merzouga desert, the heritage site of kasbah Ait ben Haddou, and walk the winding streets of a desert kasbah.
TOUR itinerary (8 day / 7 night)
- 07:30 am
Marrakech – Casablanca – Rabat
Leaving behind Marrakech we will take the highway until we reach Casablanca, where we will visit the spectacular Mosque of Hassan II . We will continue to Rabat, capital of Morocco , where we will visit Méchouar (the ramps and walls that surround the Royal Palace), the Kasbah of Oudayas and the magnificent mausoleum of Mohamed V and Hassan II . We will spend the night in Rabat.
- 08:30 am
Rabat – Meknes – Fes
After breakfast we will go to Meknes , where you can visit luxurious palaces and beautiful mosques as well as one of the most important souks in Morocco. We will continue the route reaching the Roman ruins of Volubilis , a complex declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. We will spend the night in Fes.
- 09:00 am
On the third day, we will dedicate it completely to get to know Fes at the hand of a local guide . Fes is the oldest imperial city in Morocco. We will spend the night in Fes.
- 08:00 am
Fes – Ifrane – Azrou – Midlt – Merzouga
Leaving behind Fes we will go south passing through Ifrane (the Switzerland of Morocco) and through the cedar forests of Azrou, seeing the monkeys that live there. We will cross the Ziz Valleyand its gorges and we will pass through villages such as Midelt or Erfoud . From Erfoud we will take a desert road until we reach Merzouga , where we will sleep in a hotel near the dunes.
- 09:30 am
Merzouga desert and Erg Chebbi sahara
The fifth day we will dedicate it completely to enjoy the desert . We will cross the dunes in the 4X4, visit nomadic villages, see oases and ride through the dunes of Erg Chebbi . We will visit the famous village of Khamlia and enjoy its folk music. At dusk we will take some camels that will take us to the Berber camp in the heart of the dunes , where we will have dinner and spend the night.
- 09:30 am
Merzouga – Todra gorges – Tinghir – Dades gorges
After enjoying the sunrise in the desert we will take the camels back to the hotel, where we will have breakfast and we will be able to shower. Leaving behind Merzouga we will head towards the Gorges of Todra crossing Berber villages . Finally we will reach the amazing Dades Valley , where we will spend the night.
Dades gorges – Ouarzazat
After breakfast we will take the thousands Kasbahs » road and, after visiting the nomads who live in the caves of the Roses valley , you will have free time to get to know the area. Arriving at the palm grove of Skoura we will visit the Kasbah of Amridhyl and once in Ouarzazate, that of Taourirt . We will spend the night in Ouarzazate.
Ouarzazate – Ait ben Haddou – Marrakesh
The last day we will visit the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, the most famous in Morocco , and we will continue north through the Atlas Mountains through the Tizi n’Tichka port , 2,260 meters high. We will arrive in Marrakech in the afternoon.
- Transport in air-conditioned minibus
- Departure from your hotel / riad
- Local guide