desert tours from Tangier to Marrakech via sahara desert 6 days
Desert tours from Tangier to Marrakesh via Sahara desert overview :
Desert tours from Tangier to Marrakech through Chefchaouen, Fes and Merzouga Sahara desert, is the best opportunity for everyone who wants to enjoy the beauty of the stars and the silence of the Sahara desert in exotic journey through the Sahara desert. Morocco road trips offers this 6 days desert tour from Tangier with camel trekking in Erg Chebbi and overnight stay in nomadic desert camp.
If your are visiting the north of Morocco, we offer you this 6 days desert tour from Tangier as a condensed experience for best desert safaris in Morocco, allowing visitors to explore best places and cites like Chefchaouen, the blue pearl, and their narrow streets including a cultural visit of the Roman ruins in Volubilis before heading to Fes.
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Desert tours from Tangier to Marrakech via Sahara desert highlights :
Explore the bleue pearl of Chefchaouen.
Visit Volubilis the Roman ruins in Morocco.
Fes sightseeing in full day.
Visit the amazing cedar forest and wild monkeys in Azrou
Explore Ziz Valley
Camel trekking in Merzouga Sahara desert
Overnight in a Berber camp.
Enjoy beautiful scenery of the Dades gorges and Todra gorges
Visit UNESCO site Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou
Drive through high atlas ( 2260 Meter altitude)
Desert tours from Tangier to Marrakech via sahara desert itinerary :
Tangier – Chefchaouen
Desert tours from Tangier to Marrakech via Sahara desert will start from the Airport or the port of Tangier with a short visit in the city then drive toward Chefchaouen admiring amazing landscapes provided by the Rif Mountains. Overnight in a riad/hotel in ChefchaouenDay 2:
Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Fes
The second day of Sahara desert tours from Tangier starts by a free visit of The Blue city of Chechaouen : you will a free time to walk around and get the opportunity to take pictures and enjoy the attractive narrow blue streets like, the fortress, Plaza Uta Hammam and the Medina then drive to Fes though Ouazzane and volubilis. The journey will take about 4 Hours including stops to see the places, breaks for lunch and toilets. First, you will stop at the Roman ruins of Volubilis which was inhabited during the Neolithic period and was occupied by the Carthaginians and then by the Romans, developing a thriving oil trade around 40 BC. After the visit of Volubilis you will drive straight to Fes . Overnight in a riad in the old Medina.Day 3:
HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL TOUR OF FES WITH A LOCAL GUIDE:
After breakfast, you will meet your local guide in the riad and start to explore the oldest of Morocco‘s imperial cities. Fes is an important religious, intellectual and cultural center .You will start with the royal palace with its 7 closed doors, after that you will go to the Fes El Bali (the old medina).you will start with the Andlous Quarter to see the Andalous Mosque which was built in the 9 th century then the karaouinnes university which was built in 857 .Afterwards you will go to the tanneries to see the process by which animal skins are rendered supple and rot-proof. after lunch, you will meet the driver somewhere outside the medina to drive around the medina for seeing the stunning panoramic views of the medina from uphill. Then back to the riad.Day 4:
Fes – Ifran- Azrou – Midelt – Errachidia – Erfoud – Merzouga
After breakfast we leave Fes toward Merzouga Sahara desert towards the Cedar forests of the Middle Atlas Mountains past Ifran and Azrou to Midelt, where you will stop for lunch. Carry on crossing Ziz River driving past thousands of sky-scraping palm trees and fortified Kasbahs to Erfoud, then to Merzouga and Erg Chebbi, where you will experience q true camel trekking to see the sunset over the dunes and spend the night in the desert camp. We will have a traditional tagine dinner, drink delicious mint tea, listen to traditional Berber music while watching the stars and the rising moon in the amazing sahara desert. Overnight at your Sahara desert camp.Day 5:
Merzouga – Tinjdad – Tinghir oisis – todra gorges – Dades gorges
Wake up early morning to enjoy the sunrise over the dunes, possibly the best moment of Merzouga desert, than you will ride your camel back to the hotel where you will have shower and meet your guide.
The road trip will feature one beautiful scene after including the stunning oasis of Tinghir where you will be able to take a walk along Todra river bank visiting Berber villages and experience a free walking in Todra gorges.
In the afternoon, drive along Dades Valley you arrive to your hotel in Dades Gorges.Day 6:
Dades gorges – roses valley – Ouarzazate – Ait benhaddou – Marrakech
After breakfast, drive along the Valley of the Roses to Kalaa Mgouna where you will have the opportunity to visit one of the Rose water cooperatives and learn how the locals prepare rose scented perfumes based on distilled rose water.
We continue to Ouarzazate by Skoura oasis famous for its palm-groves, then to Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou where you will have lunch before a visit of the Kasbah, a UNESCO world heritage site, which is used as good location for various Hollywood movies, fashion and commercial shooting.
In the afternoon, we begin our road trip through the Atlas Mountains crossing Tizi Ntichka Pass passing by various Berber villages with houses built with stones and mud. You immediately notice that life here never changed centuries ago !! and most of the locals are shepherds. We arrive to Marrakesh late afternoon .
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