10 Days Tour From Casablanca to Merzouga desert
Overview: 10 Days Tour From Casablanca to Merzouga desert
10 Days Casablanca imperial cities Sahara Tour, exploring Casablancan Rabat, Chefchaouen, Fes, Merzouga sahara desert, Ait benhadou Kasbah, end the end tour in Marrakech. Our magnificent trip will begin right from your accommodation at Casablanca or even from the airport at first we will discover and drive around the economic city of Casablanca which means the white house after that we will continue our magical trip to Rabat the capital of Morocco to spend the night in one of the beautiful Riads / Hotels Before we travel to the south to enjoy a camel trek in the Sahara desert and camping in one of the most priceless places in the middle of the desert dunes.
DAY 1: Casablanca – Rabat – Chefchaouen.
Upon arrival, we will visit the largest mosque in Morocco (Hassan II Mosque) to pick some beautiful memeries and to enjoy the fresh air of the Ocean also we would be amazed by the highest peak of the mosque which is going to impress you. Towards, the next stop will be at Rabat the capital of Morocco where we will see the Hassan Tower, the Kasbah of Ouda and then, after that we are going to the blue city Chefchaouen which is the blue pearl of Morocco a lot of people called it the blue bride of Morocco once we arrive at the city we will drive you to your accommodation to have dinner and spend the night at the hotel.
Day 2: Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknes – Fes.
After breakfast, we will continue our tour towards Volubilis to enjoy the Roman ruins which extend over a vast territory and offer beautiful views of the valley and the hills. After visiting the ruins, we will go to Meknes, where we will have lunch and walk to discover the historical monsters and see the great walls that surround the tomb of Moulay Ismail. Then we will have to Fez for dinner and overnight at the local riad.
Day 3: Visit of Fez.
On the third day of our 10-day desert tour from Casablanca to Merzouga, we will explore visiting Fez, the oldest cultural and spiritual imperial city in Morocco, founded in 790 BC. C. by Moulay Idriss II. Highlights will include the medieval medina, the madrasas (an Islamic teaching university), the El Qaraouiyyin mosque and the sumptuous Nejjarine fountain. Free lunch followed by a visit to the “Casa Árabe” to observe various craftsmen doing their work recalling ancestral practices. We will spend the night at the riad in Fez.
Day 4: Fes – Azrou – Midlet – Ziz Valley – Merzouga.
After breakfast in your riad, you’ll start traveling southeast to Merzouga via Midelt and Errachidia. Your first stop will be at Ifran, referred to as “the Switzerland of Morocco”, and then to Merzouga via Midlet and the Ziz Valley. During this journey, you’ll experience glimpses of the Middle Atlas and Higher Atlas mountains. Stopping at the famous cedar forest – the largest in Morocco – where you may well sight Barbarian apes. You’ll notice how the scenery changes to reveal hints of the desert as you approach the city Er Rachidia. After lunch in Midelt, your journey continues along the luxuriant Ziz Valley, stopping for panoramic views along the way. We will drive through welcoming Berber villages to Erfoud, and then Rissani, the foundation of the Alaouite dynasty – the current ruling royal family in Morocco. Arriving in Merzouga you will start your guided camel ride, led by an experienced camel man to explore within the sand sea of Merzouga. Overnight at our desert camp where you will have your dinner. For your convenience, the camp is equipped with flush toilets.
Day 5: Camel trek in the Merzouga desert.
Today we explore the Sahara Desert of Merzouga on a 4 × 4 tour. We will visit the village of Khamlia where we will meet and listen to the local Gnawa, musicians and experience their traditional music. We visit and have tea with local nomadic families living in the Merzouga desert. We will cross the desert dunes to explore the great desert of Erg Chebbi. We also visit the town of Rissani which is a fortified village and explore the traditional souk. We enjoy a camel ride in the Merzouga desert with a local camel guide from Merzouga to explore the sand dunes in Morocco. We arrive at Merzouga desert camp where we will have a Berber dinner, enjoy Berber music and spend the night in desert tents in Merzouga.
Day 6: Merzouga – Rissani – Todra Gorges – Dades Gorges.
Early in the morning, we will see the sunrise in the Merzouga desert, then we will return by camels to the town of Merzouga and after breakfast, we will leave for Rissani. We drive to Tinghir, then explore the Todra Gorges, which are the highest and narrowest gorges in Morocco. Here we can walk through the beautiful valley and after lunch, we will continue our private Morocco tour passing through the Dades Valley. Here we stay in Dades Gorge in a traditional local hotel/riad with dinner and breakfast.
Day 7: Dades Gorges – Ouarzazate.
After breakfast, the trip to Ouarzazate one of the biggest places for redirecting movies is known as the Hollywood of Morocco. continues towards Boutarar to visit the Berber nomads in their caves and have tea and enjoy the nomad lifestyle up on the hell. From there we continue through the Valley of Roses, you reach the kasbahs of Skoura, once, in Ouarzazate, we will drive you again into your traditional Riad to spend some time for yourself and be ready for the next day.
Day 8: Ouarzazate – Marrakech.
After breakfast, the road passes to the Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou where you are going to have your first stop to admire the historic building that has been made for a while, from there the road continues towards Telouet, which is in the middle of the mountains, Tizi-n-Tichka, at the end of the afternoon we arrive in Marrakech.
Day 9: Marrakech Tourist visits.
This day will be dedicated to the visit of Marrakech, the second oldest imperial city, known by the name of “Pearl of the South” and which houses the Saadian tombs, the Koutoubia mosque, the Bahia Palace, and the Menara garden. We will return to the hotel for lunch. In the afternoon, we will explore the souks and the famous Djemaa El Fna square, which offers various entertainment such as storytellers, acrobats, snake charmers, magicians, etc.
Day 10: Transfer to the airport.
On the last day of our private Morocco tour from Casablanca to the Sahara desert, we will have some free time to visit some places around the city before we pick you up on the airplane to leave for your country after having unforgettable memories.