Trip around Morocco from Marrakech 10 days
trip around Morocco from Marrakech 10 days
trip around Morocco from Marrakech allows you to enjoy a cultural journey and an exciting adventure to the best places in Morocco. This varied itinerary takes you to the dunes of Erg Chebbi and includes an off-road dunes drive into the Sahara Desert with a short camel trek to your secluded desert camp, followed by a trip through the countryside to visit Fes, the most ancient of medina towns. You will end your journey on the wide, sweeping beaches of the Atlantic Coast at Essaouira before returning to Marrakech.
10 days trip around Morocco from Marrakech highlights :
Visit the Roman ruins of Volubilis.
Visit the bustling souks and medinas of vibrant Fez and Marrakech.
Visit the ruins of one sultan’s Versailles dreams in Meknes.
Dive across an amazing cedar forest and the Middle Atlas Mountains.
Camel trek across the Merzouga Desert.
Spend the night in a Berber desert camp.
Drive along the Valley of the Roses and the road of 1001 Kasbahs.
Enjoy amazing scenery of the gorges Dades and Todra.
Discover the city of Ouarzazate, considered the gate of the Sahara Desert.
Visit UNESCO World Heritage site Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou.
Visit the Medina of El Jadida, registered as a UNESCO World Heritage site.
10 days trip around Morocco from Marrakech itinerary :Day 1:
Trip around Morocco from Marrakech will start by the pick up from Marrakech airport then transfer you to your Hotel, depends on your arrival time at Marrakech,we will visit the best places in the city. This tour is a unique opportunity to penetrate the heart and soul of Marrakech and to learn how to bargain for a good deal and worthy stuff, dinner and overnight at the hotel .Day 2:
Marrakech City Tour « Full Day »
Discover the city of Marrakech in this sightseeing full day tour. Immerse yourself into the history, art and culture of this magnificent walled pink city. Photograph the magnificent Koutoubia mosque with its great square tower and shining copper globes. Stroll along the bustling alleyways and see the mosques, traditional bakeries, old lodging houses and fountains carved of wood.
Visit the Medrassa ben Yousef as one of the largest theological college in north Africa with its outstanding achievement of the Moorish architecture. before you relive the atmosphere of a glorious age in the exquisite rooms and lush pleasure gardens of the Bahia Palace.
Finally emerge yourself onto the lively Djemaa El Fna square as a traditional meeting place for musicians, story tellers, snake charmers and entertainers with performing monkeys make it a lively hub of activity, dinner and overnight at the hotel .Day 3:
Marrakech – Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Dades Valley
Today we will pick you up from your hotel in Marrakech and driving towards Ouarzazate through the Tizi Tichka pass at 2260 m over the High Atlas Mountains, you will enjoy the landscapes while passing through Berber villages. You will also have the chance to explore the process of producing the argan oil by Berber women in their cooperative. We will visit the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, which is the largest Kasbah in Morocco, and it is a UNESCO historical site. We will have lunch at the Kasbah before we continue to Dades valley via Ouarzazate, called the Hollywood of Africa. We will pass along the Road of the thousand Kasbahs, before stopping at Kalaat Mgouna which is well-known for roses and its annual festival during May. We will spend this night in the heart of the Dades Gorge in local riad with dinner and breakfastDay 4:
Dades Valley – Todra Gorges – Merzouga dunes & Camel trekking
After breakfast in the riad, we’ll drive through the valley to see rock formation process called “the monkey toes”. Leaving the Dades valley towards Tinghir and the Todra valley we’ll see the panoramic views of the old mud Berber villages overlooking the valley. Arriving at the Gorge you’ll walk under the 300 m high red cliff, where many Rock-climbers come to practice their favorite sport. We will continue to Erfoud and Rissani where we’ll have lunch and then leave for the village of Merzouga, where your camel will be waiting for you. You’ll be welcomed with a glass of mint tea and a desert scarf before your camel-ride starts heading into the mysterious sand-sea of the Erg-Chebbi, guided by an experienced camel guide of course. Here you will spend your first night under the stars, or if you prefer, in a traditional Berber nomad tent.Day 5:
Merzouga Dunes– Khamlia – Nomad family – fossil Site – Tour of the dunes
Wake up early morning to enjoy the sunrise on the top of the dune in the Sahara Desert then have your breakfast. After these beautiful moments, you will ride your camel back to the hotel where you can shower. You will have a tour of the dunes on 4×4 allowing you to visit the black volcanic rocks of fossils, visit a nomad family living in tent, visit to khamlia village and entertainment of their spiritual music of Gnawa, and visit the lake Dayte Sarji that forms in springtime which attract pink flamingos and wildlife. Then you will have a break for lunch in Merzouga or Hassi Labied. After lunch you will see the canal irrigation system and have a walk on the oasis located on the foot of the dunes. Continue to your hotel for shower and relax, Dinner and spend the night at the hotel .Day 6:
Merzouga Desert – Ziz Valley – Ifrane – Fez
Your camel guide will wake you up early in the morning to watch what may be the best sunrise in your life. Afterwards, you’ll peacefully camel-trek back to your riad appreciating the unique beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi dunes – changing with the light as the Day progresses. After breakfast and shower in the local guest house we’ll travel to Fes via Errachidia along the magnificent Ziz Gorges carved through volcanic rock, and through the Tizi Ntalghamt pass to Midelt, stopping in Zaida to enjoy a barbecue and refresh with a glass of mint tea before continuing to Azrou, a Berber village in the Middle Atlas Mountains, where we’ll stop to see the Barbarian apes in the cedar forest. Then we continue to Ifrane called the French village or the Switzerland of Morocco , with a pause for a picture or a drink before arriving at your accommodation in Fes, dinner and overnight at the hotelDay 7:
Fez City Tour « Full Day »
Fes heritage of humanity with full day guided tour of the oldest of the imperial cities. Founded in 808 as the first political, religious and cultural capital. We started the visit with the Golden Doors of the Royal Palace. Subsequently, from a high point we observe the wall that encloses an impressive and ancient medina. Then we will travel on foot experiencing hundreds of feelings aroused. Discover mosques and madrassas, and religious places until the district of the tanners. Free time for lunch – not included – and continue to visit the neighborhood of artisans. They brought their knowledge from Spain and kept the Andalusian art and style to this day Fez giving the deserved name of the city of artisans. Dinner and overnight at Hotel .Day 8:
Fes – Meknes – Volibilis – Chefchouen
After breakfast, we will depart to Chefchaouen with a stop at the Roman ruins of Volubilis and the sacred town of Moulay Idriss I, where the founder of Islam in Morocco is buried,lunch and departure to Meknès, which was founded at the end of the 17th Century by Moulay Ismail and is known as “the Moroccan Versailles. Overnight at Riad in Chefchaouen.Day 9:
Chefchaouen – Rabat – Casablanca
After breakfast and free Tour of the blue pearl (Chefchaouen): the Square of OUTA Hmam and the amazing streets of the city , after that lunch at a Moroccan restaurant(from your choice),before going to Rabat, to visit of the highlight monuments in Rabat then drive to Casablanca the economic capital of the Morocco. Overnight at the hotel in Casablanca.Day 10:
This day will start by a tour around Casablanca to visit of Mosque Hassan II (external visit), the Cornish or the Coastal part of the city before driving to Marrakech,and overnight at the riad in Marrakech
What’s included in 10 days trip around Morocco from Marrakech?
*Pick up/ drop off from airport
*Private transfer by comfortable air conditioned vehicle
*Driver/Guide speaking english during your tour
*Pickup & Drop off at your accommodation
*Fez city tour with official guide
*Marrakech city tour with official guide
*Visit Ait Benhaddou Kasbah with Guide
*Visit Studio of Cinema in Ouarzazate
*Tour 4×4 in the desert
*All the entrance to the monuments during your tour
*8 Nights at the hotels (4 Stars) with dinner and breakfast
*1 Night in nomad desert bivouac with guide “Private Luxury Tente”
*Berber music and animation in the camp
*Sunset and sunrise with camel treks
*Free time to explore the sites such as, Breaks for photos, Etc
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