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1st Day – arrival to Casablanca
You will be picked up by our driver at the airport and driven to your hotel or riad, where you will have some free time to explore Casablanca’s Medina.
2nd – Day – Casablanca – Rabat – Meknes – Volubilis – Fes
After breakfast. We will begin our tour via Rabat where we will stop at the Hassan Tower and the Old Kasbah of Udayas, Meknes is another significant imperial city in Morocco. The renowned Bab El Mansour gate, the Moulay Ismail Mausoleum, and the Sahrij Souani Bassin will also be on our itinerary. After lunch, we continue our adventure at Volubilis, also known as Walili in Berber, a partially excavated. Berber and Roman city in Morocco, that is close to Mekenes and is frequently referred to as the former capital of the Kingdom of Mauretania. Beginning in the third century BC, it evolved. We’ll go to Fez after exploring the Volubilis ruins, hotel or riad for the night.
3rd Day – Full day to visit Fes
Today, a native guide will accompany you as you tour. Lovely city the tour to Fez includes visits to the renowned Al Qaraouine University, the El Bali medina (Old Medina), the New Part, the Koranic School, and the Tanneries in the Medina as well as other important cultural and historical sites.
4th Day – Fes – Ifran – Erfoud – Merzouga Desert
Delicious breakfast, and we will go through the Tizi n t’lghamt pass in the Middle Atlas Mountains to Ifrane, known as “the Moroccan Switzerland,” and Azrou. We will stop frequently along the way to take pictures. Continue through Ziz Valley, Errachidia City, and Erfoud, where we will explore a workshop for fossil items, and then continue our experience by traveling to Merzouga Sahara Desert, which is the entrance to the Moroccan Sahara. After a short break, we will ride camels and walk to a camp of desert nomads. While on the camel trek, we will see the sun setting between the sand dunes. We will enjoy this night in the desert tents with Berber drum music beneath the starry sky after a fantastic dinner in the Sahara camp.
5th Day – Merzouga – Gourge Valley – Ouarzazate
After breakfast, we travel to Rissani Market, an ancient Sijilmassa that served as the sourcing hub for Saharan caravans in the past the oasis of Tinghir, arguably one of the most beautiful spots in Morocco, is reached after more travel across a semi-desert landscape the Todra River then passes by, with its dramatic gorges reaching over 300 meters to get to Ouarzazate one of the most significant cities in southern Morocco, which is renowned for its tremendous cinematic activity and has produced films like Gladiator, Troy, the Mummy, etc., we visit the hamlet and travel down the Road of a Thousand Kasbahs visit to Taurirt’s kasbah. After having dinner, we’ll spend the night at the hotel.
6th Day – Ouarzazate – Ait Benhadou – Marrakech
When we finish our breakfast we take the road towards Ait Ben Haddou, the queen of kasbahs (Unesco World Heritage). Later we will visit one of the most beautiful tracks of Morocco, Kasbah of Telouet. We continue passing through the port of the highest mountain in Morocco Tzi N TichKa (2,260 m), to reach the imperial city of Marrakech.
7th Day: Marrakesh explore
Today you will learn to know the city of Marrakesh, the Pearl of the South. After breakfast, you visit, under the guidance of a French/English-speaking guide, the Koutoubia mosque, the Palace of Bahia, and Menara. In the afternoon you will visit the Jemaa-El-Fna square (the beating heart of Marrakesh) and the colorful and scented alleys of the Souk. Dinner is served in Jemaa-El-Fna.
8th Day: Casablanca
Transfer to the airport of Casablanca (Mohamed V) or Marrakech Depending On your flight.
Info about the tour:
– Imperial cities of Rabat, Meknes, Fes, Marrakech
– Sacred town of Moulay Idriss
– Ancient ruins of Volubilis
– Scenic “Route of a Thousand Kasbahs”
– Camel trek in Merzouga (desert)
– Dramatic Todra Gorges
– Kasbah of Ait ben-Haddou
– Spectacular Atlas Mountain scenery
– Visits to five UNESCO World Heritage sites
Included in the price :
– English-speaking driver
– Private transportation during the excursion ( 4 WD or minivan Mercedes-Vito with driver )
– 09 nights in good quality accommodations (Rooms with private bathroom& A/c )
– All the breakfasts
– All the Dinners
– Camel trip in the Sahara Desert
– Camel guide
– Local taxes
– One night in a luxury desert camp
– Free time to visit the markets, monuments…or take a pic
– Tickets to the sites
– Drinks and lunches