Casablanca To Merzouga
DAY 1: CASABLANCA – RABAT – MEKNES – FES :
Today we start our private Morocco tour and drive to Fes passing by Rabat and Meknes. We will visit most important places in Casablanca and Rabat , which is capital. Then we drive to Meknes and Volubilis to explore the Roman ruins. We head to Fes where we’ll stay overnight in a traditional Moroccan riad.
DAY 2: EXPLORING FES – FEZ CITY GUIDED TOUR :
Today we start exploring most traditional and cultural city in Morocco. In Fez we will visit the medina – the old city, and its alleys. Our guided tour in Fez includes also visit of the Jewish quarter and the Royal Palace. We will visit the famous tanneries and the Quaraouine mosque ,the first university in the world . We stay overnight in local riad in medina.
DAY 3: FES – AZROU – MIDELT – ZIZ VALLEY – ERFOUD – RISSANI – MERZOUGA :
After breakfast we’ll continue our private Morocco tour and we head towards Ifrane, referred to as “the Switzerland of Morocco”. We stop at Azrou, a Berber village near cedar forest, where we may well watch Barbarian apes. Then we’ll travel through Ziz valley passing few Berber villages to Erfoud and then Rissani. In Merzouga we stay for dinner and breakfast in local hotel.
DAY 4: MERZOUGA DESERT CAMEL TREK AND 1 NIGHT IN THE DESERT CAMP :
Today we’ll start exploring the desert area visiting the Gnawa village of Khamlia, where we will learn more about the Gnawa music. Afterwards, may meet Nomad families still living under Berber tents in Sahara desert. Then we will visit Rissani, to explore its local souk and later we will drive back to the village of Merzouga. From here we ride camels about 45 minutes to arrive to the desert camp where we will spend this night in the sand dunes. We will enjoy the desert sunset and the dinner will be served at the camp.
DAY 5: MERZOUGA – TODRA GORGES – DADES GORGES :
Today our private Morocco tour continues and we ride camels back to Merzouga. After breakfast and shower we drive to Rissani, then Tinghir and Todra gorges. It is the highest and narrowest gorges in Morocco. After lunch here we’ll pass the Dades valley and the amazing rock formations known as monkey toes. We spend overnight in traditional riad with dinner and breakfast.
DAY 6: DADES GORGES – OUARZAZATTE –AIT BEN HADDOU – MARRAKECH :
After breakfast we’ll drive towards Kalaat Mgouna ,the rose city, where we may purchase the rosewater, local famous product made by roses. Our private Morocco tour continues to Ait Ben Haddou , to visit local Kasbah, the largest Kasbah in Morocco. Then we continue passing Tizi n’ Tichka mountain pass to reach Marrakech.
SERVICES INCLUDED IN PRICE:
- Tour in 4x4 private vehicle A/C - Experienced driver - Fuel
- Camel trek and night in Sahara desert camp (Camel for each person)
- 1 night in desert camp (breakfast & dinner included)
- Breakfast and dinners during the trip
SERVICES NOT INCLUDED IN PRICE: