DAY 1: TRANSFER FROM AIRPORT TO CASABLANCA TO CHECK IN YOUR HOTEL.
8 Days Casablanca Marrakech Desert tour trip, will start by driving you from Casablanca Airport to check in a hotel, in order to have a rest, and stay the night there.
DAY 2: CASABLANCA – RABAT – MEKNES – VOLUBILIS – FEZ
The second day of 8 Days Casablanca Marrakech Desert tour trip, will start after breakfast, by visiting the second and large religious building in the world after Mecca the “Hassan II” mosque. Then, to Rabat, the capital of Morocco, to visit its stunning Mausoleum Mohamed V and Mohamed II, and after that, to Meknes, to see the Roman ruins, which are found in a large area affording a beautiful view over the valley and the hills. We will reach Fez to check in a hotel there.
DAY 3: FEZ – FEZ MEDINA
We will explore Fez city, after having breakfast, which was founded in the 8th century by Moulay Idris II, to visit very interesting and beautiful places in the old Medina, Médersas Attarine, Fontaine Ennajarine, Mausoleum of Moulay Driss, The Karaouiyin Mosque, and the New Medina in Fez Jdid, until the end of the afternoon, then going back to our hotel to stay the night there.
DAY 4: FEZ – MERZOUGA
We will drive to the Switzerland of Morocco, “Ifran”, after having breakfast, to enjoy seeing monkeys and feed them, at the cedar forest, while lunch will be at the peak of the Ayachi mountain, in the Apple capital of Midelt. We will continue to Merzouga, passing by Tizi-N-Talghemt pass, The Ziz valley (known for its palm trees and the length of the Oasis), multiple Ksars, and small villages. Then, to Errachidia and Erfoud ( famous for fossils and the date festival), until Merzouga, where we will spend a night, and a lovely evening at the golden Dunes.
DAY 5: MERZOUGA – ERG CHEBBI DUNES
We will drive to Khamlia village, after having breakfast, to enjoy listening to Gnawa music, then through an off-road to have a walk in the Sand Dunes, while stopping to have a cup of tea with a nomad family, you will spend great moments with them, and fall in love with their simplicity and hostility. Heading back to the hotel to take a rest, and to get prepared for a few hours camel trekking into the middle of the Erg Chebbi dunes, in order to enjoy yourself in its charming beauty, have dinner and spend a night there.
DAY 6: MERZOUGA – OUARZAZATE
Try to wake up at an early hour in the morning, if you wish to see a magnificent view of the sun rising over the Sahara Dunes. We will head back to the hotel to have a shower and breakfast, then we will continue to Ouarzazate, passing by Rissani, Erfoud where we will visit a workshop of marble fossils production, Todra Gorges, where we will have a walk to explore this amazing limestones river canyons, Dades valley to have lunch, The town of roses “Kalaat M’gouna”, and Skoura palm while crossing a road made of thousand Kasbah. In the late afternoon, we will arrive in Ouarzazate, which is known as “The Hollywood of Morocco, to check in a hotel.
DAY 7: OUARZAZATE – MARRAKECH
After breakfast, we will go to visit and have lunch at “Ait Ben Haddou”, which is situated on a hill, along the primary caravan route between the Sahara and Marrakesh, and which represent a very good example of the Kasbah, because it is a Unesco World Heritage site, was and remain a setting for many Hollywood Blockbusters such as, Gladiator, and The Laurence of Arabia, and some parts of it remain inhabited. We will check in a hotel when reaching Marrakesh.
DAY 8: MARRAKECH
In the last day of 8 Days Casablanca Marrakech Desert tour trip, we will explore Marrakesh city, by visiting its beautiful and stunning places, The Majorelle Garden, The Koutoubia Mosque, The square, The Medina, The Menara Garden, and more. Then, we will drive you either to the hotel or the airport, as an end to our 8 Days Casablanca Marrakech Desert tour.
8 Days Casablanca Marrakech Desert tour INCLUDE :
- Tour in 4×4 vehicle/minibus with A/C
- Hotel overnight stays (breakfast & dinner included)
- 1 night in the desert camp
- Camel ride
NOT INCLUDED :
NOTE: If this tour we proposed to you does not match what you’re looking for, feel free to contact us, and we will prepare a trip that fits your needs and requirements.