15 Days Morocco Desert Tour: Camel Trek and Imperial Cities, Rabat, Casablanca, Chefchaouen, Meknes, Fes, Merzouga; spend then night in desert camp, enjoy the camel ride, vist Dades valley end guided tour in Marrakech, explore Atlantic coast Essaouira, the end tour in Marrakech.
15 Days Morocco Desert Tour
DAY 1 : CASABLANCA
After your arrival time we will pick up and we transfer you to your hotel in Casablanca.
DAY 2: CASABLANCA / RABAT / CHEFCHAOUEN
15 Days Morocco Desert Tour, After breakfast we start our private morocco tours by visiting Hassan II Mosqueone of the biggest Mosque’s in the world then we drive to Rabat (the capital of Morocco) and the residence of the King then we will visit the Kasbah of the Udayas, Hassan II Tower & Mohamed v Mausoleum next to the Tower, after that we will drive to Chefchaouen ” the blue city ” where we will be in local Hotel or Riad.
DAY 3 : FEE DAY TO EXPLORE CHEFCHAOUEN
Today you will explore this Blue City of of Chefchaouen by your self Chefchaouen was occupied by Spain; therefore there is much influence from Spanish civilisation and architecture. You’ll have the opportunity to meet locals and walk in this small beautiful city and Over night in a local riad.
DAY 4: CHEFCHAOUEN / VOLUBILIS / MEKNES / FES
After breakfast in the Riad our journey start towards Volubilis crossing Wazan and other Riff villages, in Volubilis The World Heritage Site we will discover the roman ruins and learn about the archaeological site of Moroccan history ,after the visit of the ruins we will drive to Meknes city where we will stop in Bab Mansour Gate one of the Biggest gate in Morocco and Moulay Ismail Tomb after Lunch we drive to Fes where we will spend a night in a local riad in the Medina.
DAY 5: GUIDED TOUR OF FES
After breakfast your local guide will come to your Hotel / Riad to start exploring the old imperial city in Morocco ,founded in the 8th century by Moulay Idriss II .You will visit the important places of this beautiful city like the Medina, Médersas Attarine, Fontaine En Nazarene, Mausoleum of Moulay Idriss , King s palace, Qarawiyyin Mosque , also Tanneries ,souks after lunch back to your Hotel to relax after a long walk in the Medina.
DAY 6: FES / IFRANE / MIDELT / MERZOUGA
After breakfast in your riad we drive to Sahara Desert through Ifrane (winter ski resort built by the French in the 1930’s to resemble a Swiss village),then we drive across the Middle Atlas Mountains and will stop in Azrou forest to see Monkies that live in this beautiful forest then we continue our way to Midelt where we will stop for Lunch then we continue to Merzouga via Ziz Valley and Erfoud , the capital of the Dates and we will be in Merzouga afternoon where we stay in local hotel near the dunes.
DAY 7: MERZOUGA AREA / CAMEL TREK & OVERNIGHT IN THE CAMP
After breakfast in the Hotel we start exploring the area of Merzouga we will do the tour of the Dunes and we will pass the Road of Paris Dakar , we will visit Fossils Mountains then we drive to Nomads people to see how they live in their tent we will have tea with them , after that we drive to Khamliya village, originally slaves brought from Sudan; here you will have the opportunity to listen to their music and learn about their culture Lunch will be here in this village if you want to eat a tradition Berber Pizza , after that we drive back to the Hotel to relax & to be ready to take Camels and spend a night in Berber Camp.
DAY 8: MERZOUGA / TODRA GORGES / DADES VALLEY
Your camel man will wake you up early in the morning to watch Sunrise in the Dunes, then you will go back by Camels to the Hotels where you will shower and have breakfast and start our journey to Dades Valley via Todgha Gorges and Berber villages Lunch will be in Touroug , after that we will drive to Dades Valley, where we will see the Majestic sand castles and the amazing rock formations known as “Monkey Toes”. Overnight in a traditional guest house with dinner and breakfast.
DAY 9: DADES VALLEY / NOMAD CAVES / OUARZAZATE
After breakfast in your Hotel, we will start our journey travelling to Dades Valley through many Berber villages we will pass in an off road of Boutghrar to visit nomads that live in their Caves , we will have tea with them to see the style of their life , after that we will continue our way to Ouarzazate via Rose Valley then we will visit Amridil Kasbah wich back to 17 century afternoon we will be in Ouarzazate in a local hotel.
DAY 10: MARRAKECH / AIT BEN HADDOU KASBAH / MARRAKECH
After breakfast in the hotel we will start our private morocco tours through Ait Benhadou Kasbah (UNESCO World Heritage Site ) Then we’ll continue towards Marrakech. On our way we will pass Tizi N Tichka pass Lunch will be there & We will be in Marrakech afternoon.
DAY 11: GUIDED TOUR OF MARRAKECH
Today your Local guide will come to your Hotel or Riad around 09 am to start exploring the highlights of Marrakech – Koutoubia mosque , Saadian tombs , El Bahia Palace ,Djemaa el Fna square and its souk … after lunch we will take you by car to visit Majorelle Garden after that we take you back to your Hotel .
DAY 12: MARRAKECH / ESSAOUIRA.
After breakfast in your riad or Hotel we will drive to Essaouira which known by the name of Mogador, In our way to this beautiful city we will have the opportunity to see goats climbing Argan trees where we will stop to have pictures.Essaouira is also referred to as The “City of the Wind” and it attracts surfers from all over the world. Essaouira knew many civilisations – including the Portuguese occupation, which affects much of its architecture – however, it remains a small village with much history. Because of its size and its characteristic blue doors and washed walls, it is also regarded as Morocco’s “Jewel of the Atlantic”. There is an annual festival of “Gnawa music.”
DAY 13: ESSAOUIRA / MARRAKECH
After breakfast in your riad, you will have some free time to discover this small city in the cost & after lunch we drive to Marrakech. On our way since this is the land of Argan culture this is an opportunity to visit the women’s co-operative of Argan oil where they extract the oil that is famous for its culinary, cosmetic and medical properties after that we reach Marrakech and Over night in a local riad near the square.
DAY 14: MARRAKECH
Free day in Marrakech to relax or if you want to do shopping or massage..
DAY 15: Marrakech & Departure
Transfer to Marrakech or Casablanca airport and end of our 15 Days Morocco Desert Tour.