7 days Tour from Tangier to the desert via Marrakech
7 days Tour from Tangier to the desert via Marrakech. passing by the imperial cities; Chefchaouen, Fez Marrakech. Also a night in Sahara Desert of Merzouga with a Camel Walk. Excursion 4 days in Morocco combines the north of Morocco and the southeast crossing the high Atlas mountains. The 4 day tour starts in Tangier and ends in Marrakech. An unforgettable Moroccan trip with a lot of Berber history and culture.
Itinerary of 7 days trip with Visit Desert :
- 1 Day : Tanger – Chefchaouen
Reception by our guide at the estimated time at the port or Aropuerto de Tanger and we begin our route to Chefchaouen or Chaouen as many call it, located in the only intercontinental natural park declared a natural biosphere reserve. It is a town hanging on the mountain painted white and blue, populated by wise, friendly and respectful people, and offers the visitor beautiful urban landscapes, beautiful samples of local crafts, and a peace and serenity that today is difficult to find. Dinner and overnight in Riad.
- 2 Day : Chefchaouen – Volubilis — Fez
We leave the rich world of Chefchaouen and head towards Fez, the first of the imperial cities that is proud to host one of the oldest universities in the world. On the way we will visit the well-preserved Roman ruins of Volubilis. We will also be able to see a panoramic view of Moulay Idriss, the holy city where we will have lunch and in the afternoon we will arrive to Fez to enjoy the sunset while we visit the walls and gates of its medina or simply take the welcome tea from the Terrace of the Riad. Dinner and overnight in Riad.
- 3 Day : Fez – Ifrane – Middle Atlas – ifrane- Midelt
After a delicious breakfast in the Riad, we begin our guided tour of the medina, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its labyrinthine streets structured by guilds of potters, dyers, etc., the bustle of its people will transport you back centuries. We will notice that it is a medieval city and that time has stopped at the clock ” Magana Bounania ” …1200 years after its construction A wonder ! Not far from Fez we will cross by Ifrane, residential center, before arriving at the cedar forests of the Middle Atlas. Dinner and overnight in Midelt.
- 4 Day : Midelt – Merzouga – Excursion on camels
It’s time for the Atlas. A surprising change of scenery awaits us: the road crosses the High Atlas and we quickly enter the Great South. The land becomes arid, with spectacular geological formations and deep valleys, such as the Ziz Valley, huge green spots in the middle of the desert. We will begin to observe mud architecture, palm trees, some distant kasbahs…we are at the gates of the desert. Arriving at the impressive dunes of Merzouga ” Desert of Dunes of very fine sand ” where we will change the car for others of animal traction ” Dromedaries ” to enter the heart of the dunes and contemplate an unforgettable sunset. We will arrive with the camels to the camp where we will lodge in Haimas ” Tents made with dromedary hair ” like the ones used by the desert nomads. Dinner and night in the heart of the desert under a spectacular blanket of stars.
- 5 Day : Desert – Rissani – Todra Gorges – Dadés valley
After a rich breakfast, we will say goodbye to the desert and leave for Rissani where we will visit its market (if we are lucky and if it is one of the market days : Tuesday, Thursday or Sunday), we will follow the road to Erfoud where you will have the possibility to visit the factory of fossilized marble before continuing to the palm groves of Touroug and Tinjdad. 1 hour later we will arrive at one of the strongest points of the High Atlas: Todra Gorges. The course of the river Todra has formed a gorge of vertical walls of enormous proportions and great beauty, is the paradise of climbers and a unique place. Lunch at the site and a walk of half an hour would be advisable to see and enjoy in detail the Gorges. In the afternoon we will continue to the Valley of Dadès, also known for the Valley of figs by so many fig trees that are in this Valley. Passing through Boumalne Dadès we will stop at the ” monkey legs ”. Dinner and night in the Dades Gorges.
- 6 Day : Dades Valley – Ouarzazate – Marrakech
After breakfast, we can enjoy one of the best views of the Dades Valley. We will do it from one of the most strategic places that the mountains offer us. From there we will be able to observe the quantity of kasbah that there is and the picturesque of each one of them. After several stops to enjoy the route of the Thousand Kasbah, the Valley of the Roses and the great palm grove of Skoura, we will arrive at Ouarzazate and visit the kasbah of Taourirt, former residence of the Glaoui or pachá of Marrakech, Studies of the Cinema and Museum of the Cinema if they are interested. Lunch in the village and in the afternoon we will depart again towards Marrakech crossing the mountain pass of Tizi Ntichka with stops to take photos. Here we will leave behind the lunar landscape that will give way to the predominant green colors, ochres…etc. Arrival in Marrakech around 18h, dinner and overnight in Riad.
- 7 Day : Marrakech – Airport
Breakfast and free morning until the agreed time, transfer to the airport where we will accompany you to check your bags and show you the gate, here ends the 7 days Tour from Tangier to the desert via Marrakech.
Included in 7 days Tour from Tangier to the desert via Marrakech:
Pick up at your hotel/Airport
Transport in 4×4 / Minibus A/C
Conductor Guia speaks Spanish
Hotels/Riads in MP regime
Night in nomadic haima in MP regime
Excursion in dromedary ( One per person )
Not included In 7 days Tour from Tangier to the desert via Marrakech:
Half day meals
Entrances to monuments
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