10 day morocco Tour itinerary from casablanca If you want to combine an exploration of the Sahara desert, imperial cities, and north part of Morocco we invite you for our 10 days tour from Casablanca and benefit from the incredible architecture, culture and heritage. Roam in the most ancient cities in the world, adventure in the deep dunes of Erg Chebbi with Camel Trek or by 4x4 before we get to Marrakech …
• Visit of Casablanca, Rabat, Chefchaouen
• Fez Full Day Guided Tour
• Full Day Marrakech Guided Tour
• Experience Sahara desert in Merzouga
• Camel ride in desert or 4x4 Ride
• We explore Dades and Todra gorges with optional trekking (if time allows)
• Visit Ait Benhaddou and film studios in Ouarzazate
You arrive at Casablanca airport, where we will Welcome you and pick you up to your Hotel in Casablanca.
After breakfast at the Hotel, we will visit the Hassan 2 Mosque at Casablanca and the old medina then we will drive to the Capital of Morocco Rabat starting our Visit by Hassan Tower and Kasbah Oudaya before we get to our Riad in Rabat
After breakfast A we’ll drive through the appealing road of Rif’s villages via Wazan a beautiful small city; once in chefchaouen you'll get the first contact of this lovely city . your visit in the blue city starts with our local guide.This is one of the loveliest in Morocco. Small and uncrowded, it’s easy to explore, with enough winding paths to keep you diverted first the Kasbah a heavily restored walled fortress that now contains a lovely garden, a small ethnographic Museum, and an even smaller art gallery remember that every part or wall of the city is an attraction. Afterwards we will drive to our Raid for the night.
After breakfast in your riad, you will start travelling to Fes via Ouazzan and the Roman site of Volubilis. After a couple of hours drive, you will get to Volubilis, the well preserved Roman empire dating to 225 BC, where you will see the most beautiful Mosaics in Morocco dating back to 3rd century BC. Here you will have a guided tour of the site and learn a lot about the Roman Empire. After that we travel to Meknes, the Ismaili capital of Morocco. In Meknes we see the fascinating gate Bab Mansour built by the sultan My Ismail; the granary and the Sahrij Souani, used for irrigation and plantation. Your visit includes also the Mulay Ismail Mausoleum. We then continue via the highway to Fes. Overnight accommodation at the Hotel.
After we will start exploring the oldest city in Morocco browsing its alleys and small streets. Our visit starts by visiting the Royal Palace gate, the Jewish headquarter and the first Mellah ever built in Morocco. We will ensure that you visit all the sites with cultural and historical interest including the famous Al Qaraouine University – the oldest in the region, the Tanneries and the Attarine museum. After lunch, you’ll see the ceramic factory and experience a wonderful panoramic view over the whole Medina of Fes. In the afternoon, we’ll visit the new city” La Ville nouvelle” for a drink. Overnight in our Hotel/Riad. BB.
After breakfast we’ll leave Fes travelling towards Ifrane, a beautiful mountain village, referred to as “the Switzerland of Morocco”. During this journey you’ll experience glimpses of the Middle Atlas and Higher Atlas mountains. Stopping at Azrou – a Berber village in the middle of the famous cedar forest (the largest in Morocco, you may well have the chance to see some Barbary apes arrival to Midelt for lunch , after we will continue the drive towards the pre-Saharan zone, passing by Errachidia and Erfoud, which is famous for its pottery and the interesting fossils which are a major industry in Erfoud. At around 350 million years ago Erfoud region was a part of the huge ocean. You will be impressed by the colored sand sea dunes of Erg Chebbiat Merzouga appearing from the horizon. arrival to the Village of merzouga where we will meet Camel Team and start Trek by camel to get to the Camp in the Middle of the Sahara Desert
After breakfast in you will enjoy the sunrise View and take the camel trek back to merzouga village and you’ll leave for Tinjdad where we will have a short stop for Hinna and Th with a Local family and get to Todra gorges – the highest, narrowest gorges in Morocco. Lunch in the heart of the gorge precedes a drive through the Dades Valley, where you’ll see the majestic sand castles and the amazing rock formations known as “monkey toes”. Overnight in our Hotel.
After breakfast in the hotel we’ll drive through the Dades Valley towards Kalaa M’gouna and Marrakech. The route through Dades Valley is the way of the thousand kasbahs – providing numerous opportunities to take some of your best photographic shots of the trip. We’ll stop at Kalaa Mgouna, “the rose city”, to purchase the rosewater, after we will visit the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou. The largest Kasbah in Morocco, was built by T-hami El Glaoui, one of the last Berber chieftains, at the end of the 19th century to be one of his stops during his long trading routes to Timbuctu in Mali. Now the Kasbah houses many of the Glaoui family members. After visiting the Kasbah we will cross the High atlas Mountain to get Marrakech
Today can be devoted to sightseeing in Marrakech, the imperial city of the South. You will visit the Koutoubia Mosque and admire its tower, the Majorelle Garden; a botanical garden with its varied plants, the 16th century Saadian Tombs; all decorated in colourful mosaic tiles, the 19th century Bahia Palace with its beautiful eastern Architecture. You will have a break for lunch. In the afternoon, you will have time to explore the fascinating Souks and the narrow alleys around the Djemâa El-Fna Square. In the evening, you will be enchanted with snake charmers, singers, acrobats, dancers, narrators and story-tellers – moving from one group to another .Enjoy your dinner and spend the night in a hotel or Riad.
• Transport A/C Vehicle
• English Driver / Guide during the tour
• Pick up & Drop off at Airport
• All nights at hotels, Riads and Desert Camp with dinner and breakfast
• Camel Trek or 4x4 Ride and overnight in nomad desert Luxury Camp
• Guided Tours explore the sites such as Marrakech, Fez, Rabat, Ait Benhaddou, Break for photos,..Etc