15 Days Morocco Desert Trip From Tangier, North and South
15 Days Morocco Desert Trip From Tangier, Morocco Trips From Tangier For 15 Days, Tours From Tangier To Chefchaouen, Fes, Merzouga and Marrakech
Day 1: Airport - Tangier:
Pick up and transfer to hotel. Free time for lunch. In the afternoon, visit the city of Tangier, a mythical city of painters and writers such as Matisse and Delacroix. We will visit the medina, the large and small souks, the Mendoubia gardens, the Kasbah square.
Day 2: Tangier - Chefchaouen:
In the morning we will visit Tangier, the Moroccan arts museum Dar El Makhzen and the small souk in the heart of the Medina in the company of our guide, and after traveling 57 km. With the 4 × 4 we will arrive at Tetouan called «la blanca» located in the foothills of the Rif and facing the sea, to visit the attractive medina. Then we will head towards Chaouen. Hotel accommodation.
Day 3: Chaouen - Fes:
After breakfast we will let ourselves be lost in the streets of the "blue town" Chaouen which in Berber means "the horns", is a beautiful city where the contrast of the white houses with the strong blue of their doors and windows is striking and the contour offered by the Lau river. In the afternoon we will travel to Fes, the spiritual capital of Morocco where we will spend the night. Hotel accommodation.
Day 4: Fes:
Full day with guided visit to the oldest of the imperial cities. Founded in 808 as the first political, religious and cultural capital. We begin the visit through the Golden Gates of the Royal Palace. Later, from a high point we will observe the wall that encloses an impressive and old medina, which we will then walk on foot experiencing the hundreds of sensations it arouses. We will discover mosques and medersas, karabansarais and religious places until we reach the tanners' quarter. Free time for lunch and we continue visiting the artisans' neighborhood. They brought their knowledge from Spain and have maintained Andalusian art and style to this day, giving Fes the deserved name of the city of artisans. Hotel accommodation.
Day 5: Fes - Midelt:
Departure to Midelt via Ifran which is also known as the Switzerland of Morocco, the Azrou forest where we will stop to enjoy watching the monkeys as they climb through the cedars, and then continue on to the Middle Atlas mountains. Arrival in Midelt and hotel accommodation.
Day 6: Midelt - Merzouga:
We follow the route through the Ziz valley, its gorges and Errachidia, we will continue to the city of Erfoud, famous for its fossils. Arriving in Merzouga, we will take the camels to spend the night in the middle of the dunes under a nomadic haima.
Day 7: Merzouga - Merzouga:
This day we will spend it in the desert, to discover, live and listen to the silence. After breakfast, we will visit the villages and the OASIS of Merzouga, Lake Sergie, stopping at the village of KHAMLIA (people whose origins are from Mali) to listen to African music. From here we will go directly to our hotel. Free afternoon where we can walk through the dunes and watch the sunset. Dinner and hotel accommodation at the foot of the dunes.
Day 8: Merzouga - gorges of the todrab- gorges of the Dades:
Before leaving the desert we will visit the most ancient city Rissani and its magical market, from there we will go to Erfoud, a city related to the fossil quarries, where we will visit its wonderful quarries and exhibitions of incredible works of ancient fossils. Then we will visit the palm grove of Tafilalet, we will visit the gorges of Todra, ending our tour in the gorges of Dades. Dinner and hotel accommodation.
Day 9: Gorges of the Dades - Ouarzazate - kasbah Ait ben haddou:
We will go out on the road and about 12 km. we will deviate along a track, we will pass the Mgoun mountain, we will visit the nomads, seeing how their inhabitants live in caves. Afterwards we will see the Valley of Roses, the Palm Grove of Skoura and its Kasbahs, to arrive in the afternoon to the city of Ouarzazate, famous for the movies, where we will visit the Tourirt kasbah and the film studios. Then we will leave for the town of Ait ben hadou. Dinner and hotel accommodation.
Day 10: Kasbah ait ben haddou- Marakech:
We start the day with the visit of the kasbah ait ben haddou where movies like Gladiator, Lorens of arabia, game of thrones, and some more have been shot. Located on a caravan road that crosses the desert towards Marrakech. and then we will cross the Tizi n'tichka bridge, where we reach a height of 2,260m. going through the curves of the High Atlas mountains, stopping to take photos of the panoramic views of the mountains. We will arrive in Marrakech in the afternoon. Hotel or riad accommodation.
Day 11: Marrakech - Marrakech:
Visit with local guide. A day to discover the charms of Marrakech with its historical monuments, the gardens and the Menara basin, the Koutoubia Mosque, the Saâdies Tombs, the Dar si Said museum, the Bahia Palace and the Jamaa El Fna Square with its souks. Hotel or riad accommodation.
Day 12: Marrakech - Essaouira:
This small fishing port, 200 km from Marrakech, is an ancient walled city built on a rocky island, Essaouira, the old Mogador surprises by its isolation to the traveler from Marrakech. The beauty, the quantity of light, the unique mild climate, the picturesque city and the port of Essaouira is a place that contributes to opening a dreamy poetic and sensory perception. Hotel or riad accommodation.
Day 13: Essaouira- Casablanca:
After breakfast we will leave for Casablanca, 3 hours from Essaouira, it is the largest city and the economic capital of Morocco. We will visit the great messia of Hassan II, and the old medina. Accommodation at the Hotel.
Day 14: Casablanca- Asilah:
After breakfast we will take the road to Asilah, a cool blue city, with a romantic beach where you can rest from the trip. We are very close to Tanger. Dinner and accommodation at the Hotel.
Day 15: Asilah - Tanger:
Pick up at the hotel and transfer to the Port or airport. End of our services.