Morocco Imperial Cities tour from Casablanca to Marrakech via sahara desert overview:
Morocco Imperial Cities tour from Casablanca including Moroccan Atlantic Coast and sahara desert invites you to discover the real Morocco and to explore wonderful places. This spectacular journey of discovery and adventure is a best opportunity to meet local people, to seek a true cultural experience and discover the best of Morocco providing a close-up view of the natural world in the Moroccan Sahara desert. . This 7 day tour of Morocco starting from Casablanca is possible to do with a minimum of 2 passengers
Morocco Imperial Cities tour from Casablanca to Marrakech via sahara desert ighlights :
Explore the medina of Fes
Visit Monuments in Rabat and Meknes
Visit the medina of Marrakech
Discover the Roman ruins in Volubilis
Drive through Tizi n Tichka Pass 2260 meters altitude in the High Atlas Mountains
Visit UNESCO World Heritage site Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou.
Explore the UNESCO world heritage site of the Taourirt Kasbah and Film Studios in ouarzazate.
Discover the city of Ouarzazate, considered the gate of the Sahara Desert
Drive along the Valley of the Roses and the road of 1001 Kasbahs
Enjoy beautiful scenery of the gorges Dades and Todra gorges
Take a short walks in Dades and Todra Gorges
Camel trekking across the dunes of Erg Chebbi in Merzouga sahara desert
Spend the night in a Berber camp
Enjoy an authentic Moroccan dinner and sleep under the stars in Sahara desert.
Morocco Imperial Cities tour from Casablanca to Marrakech via Sahara desert program :
Casablanca – Rabat – Meknes – Fez
Morocco Imperial Cities tour from Casablanca via Imperial Cities including camel trekking is an unique journey taking you toward Rabat, the capital of Morocco and the residence of the King, visiting the highlights places of the beautiful coastal city. After lunch we continue on to Meknes, the 16th century capital whose ruler, Moulay Ismail, modeled himself on France’s ‘Sun King’, Louis XIV. After, plundering his entire country he opened his amazing palace decorated with huge beautifully detailed bronze doors and stunning mosaics via Moulay Idriss, for a visit of this holy Islamic town. Then, we visit nearby Volubilis, the the Roman Empire ruins, after we will continue on to fez, whith overnight stay in a Moroccan typical hotel or Riad..
Fes Guided City Tour
The whole day will be devoted to explore Fez, the oldest imperial city of the country, home to the world’s first university dating from the 9th century. You will start with the royal palace with its ‘tightly closed doors, eggshell façade and pine-green Saracen tiles then the Mellah (Jewish quarter), the bleu gate and 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 Karouyiene Mosque which was built in 857 .Afterwards you will go to the tanneries to see where leather like jackets ,bags are made also to see the process by which animal skins are rendered supple and rot-proff. After lunch,in a traditional moroccan restaurant, 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. Than drop off back to the riad.
Fez – Midelt – Erfoud – Merzouga Dunes
After a typical Moroccan breakfast, departure from your hotel in Fez via the beautiful Ziz valley, Errachida and Midelt Lunch on the way, after lunch we drive to Merzouga, Once you arrive to the dunes of Erg Chebbi, Around 4 o’clock, and you have short swim in the swimming pool in hotel, after we ride camels two hours into the dunes, at the sunset to get to the oasis where the camp is located, Spend the night in the bivouac at Merzouga Desert dunes under nomadic tents or outside under shooting stars. Dinner and overnight in Merzouga Sahara desert camp.
Merzouga Dunes – Toudra Gorges – Tinghir – Dades Gorges.
we wake you half an hour before sunrise, magical lights before sunrise, we see the sunrise, return by dromedaries, once back to the hotel in Merzouga, we have a shower and breakfast, After breakfast, you meet the driver, and you travel from Merzouga to Dades gorges via Todra Gorge, where you will have free time to go on trek along the canyons of about 300m high, a preferred place by mountain climbers, and have lunch, After Lunch, we drive to Dades Gorges, and you spend night in a Moroccan typical hotel with Dinner and overnight in Dades gorges.
Dades Gorges – Valley of Roses – Skoura Palm – Ouarzazate
After a typical Moroccan breakfast, departure from your hotel in Dades gorges at 8 am, you meet the driver, and you travel from Dades gorges to ouarzazate via valley of roses, where is held each year the festival of roses, and have lunch, After Lunch, we drive to ouarzazate, or what we call Hollywood of Africa since it’s has been as well a very famous destination for film makers (Gladiator, Laurence of Arabia, kingdom of heaven…), You will have free time to visit the old Kasbah of Ouarzazate “Taourirt Kasbah”,and after you spend night in a Moroccan typical hotel with Dinner and overnight in ouarzazate
Ouarzazate – Ait Benhaddou Kasbah – Marrakech
After breakfast we start our journey driving visit the Cinema Studios, Afterwards we will visit the universal Heritage Site of Ait Benhaddou Kasbah as it has been named by UNESCO in 1987, After that we will have stop for lunch near for the Kasbah after lunch, we across in the high Atlas Mountains, we have Break for tea in the middle of the Atlas Mountains, and then after we arrive back to Marrakech around 17:00 pm. Drop off at your Marrakech Hotel. And you spend night in a Moroccan typical hotel with Dinner and overnight
Transfer Airport Casablanca
Transfer to the airport, according to flight schedules, and the end of our services.