The best way to explore a country is by visiting as many cities as possible. Each city has its own unique look and feel. By visiting a handful of cities across Morocco you get a good feel of all the country has to offer. On this eight-days touring Morocco, We have selected the best historical & fascinating cities & attractions in Morocco and created the best itinerary to see the country with local experts.
Enjoy a perfect mix of culture, history, and adventure in just over a week in Morocco. Starting in Casablanca, wander the Imperial cities of Rabat & Meknes. Navigate the maze-like alleyways of Fes, and ride a camel into the shifting sands of the Sahara desert with Glamping in a desert camp. Finish your trip in Marrakech among museums, medieval inns, and the many souks where you can pick up an authentic souvenir before heading home.
Our 8 Days/7Nights private Morocco itinerary is your chance to visit Morocco’s imperial cities, cross the famous range of the Atlas mountains, visit the kasbahs, and spend a night in the Merzouga desert & Ride Camels, traveling through exotic landscapes. Check out more Morocco Casablanca tours ideas.
Sahara desert excursions driver/guide will escort you from Casablanca Airport depends on your flight time, and transfer you to the Hotel. Overnight stay.
Our 8 days Morocco Itinerary from Casablanca to Marrakech starts. The first stop will be in Hassan II Mosque. Then, travel to the capital city of Morocco “Rabat“, where you will have free time to discover the Hassan Tower, Rabat palace, Atlantic Ocean, and the Kasbah of Oudayas. After we will travel to “Meknes” you will have time to see Lahdim Square, Bab Mansour, Moulay Ismail Greenery. After that, heading to the other Imperial City of Morocco (Fes); the spiritual city of Morocco, where you will have an overnight stay in an authentic Riad.
Today, you will Explore the cultural city of Morocco during this full-day trip to Fes. Also known as Fes el Bali, this UNESCO World Heritage Site was founded in the 9th century, and is home to the world’s oldest university. The city of Fes reached its true economic and cultural height in the 13th-14th centuries under the Merinids when it replaced Marrakech as the capital of the kingdom. Although the political capital of Morocco was transferred to Rabat in 1919. Fes has retained its status as the country’s Artisan center. Artisan workshops in the medina are as active today as they were 100 years ago and strongly contribute to the city’s industrial economy. Trades such as blacksmithing, leatherworking, ceramics, silk, tapestries, and sculpting are still practiced in these workshops today. The original ramparts still protect this ancient city and its estimated 9000 narrow passageways and bustling streets.
On this Fes guided day tour you will visit the following attractions:
Our 8 days Morocco Sahara tour departs to the Sahara Desert via Ifrane known as the “Moroccan Switzerland”. Later, to the Cedar forest where we will stop to enjoy watching the monkeys climb the cedars. Then continue via the Middle Atlas mountains and the Ziz valley one of the largest palm groves & oases in southern Morocco. Our desert tour goes on to Erfoud city, famous for its fossils Museums & Factories. Arrive in Merzouga, you will have free time to meet locals in the villages. Also, you can take an outdoor Merzouga activity, like ATV quad adventure, to enjoy the charming sunset on the top of Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Overnight stay in a Riad near Merzouga sand dunes.
After breakfast in the riad, we’ll start a Merzouga desert tour visiting the best of the Sahara desert and nomad families. You will enjoy a cup of tea and see the oasis where some movies were filmed such as “Sahara ”, “starring Penelope Cruz” and much more. After lunch in Khamlia village, we will start our camel ride into the Merzouga Sahara desert to be able to contemplate an unforgettable sunset. Also, try Sandboarding on the edge of Erg Chebbi. You will have a special night in a Sahara desert camp. You will sleep in the dunes in a private nomadic tent, as the Berbers do. Here you will enjoy a Berber dinner, music and a starry sky, shooting stars, explore the Sahara by night, and much. Overnight stay in a Berber Merzouga desert camp.
The following day, on our 8 days Casablanca to Marrakech itinerary. You will wake up early to appreciate a breathtaking sunrise over Merzouga erg Chebbi. After breakfast & shower in the desert camp, we take you back to Merzouga Village, either back by camel trek tour or 4WD (as you wish).
Then, we will drive to Rissani, we will visit a museum of fossils and have a walk in the traditional Market. Subsequently, Our 8 days desert trip from Casablanca to Marrakesh goes on through many Berber & Arabic villages, Mellab, Tinjdad, Jourf and this last one know for the wells of an old system of irrigation. We will have a stop there to visit this attraction. The lunch will be in Mellab or Tinjdad (Optional).
The next Attraction will be at Todra valley and the canyons of Todra gorges, which are about 300m in height. Also, the power of water could make its own way across the rocks. This Gorge is known for climbing and hiking. Finally, we will drive to Dades Gorge, where we will spend an overnight stay in a Riad.
During day 7 on our 8-day tour itinerary from Casablanca, We will have breakfast in breathtaking views of Dades valley. Then continue our trip to Marrakech across Roses valley & Skoura Oasis palm groves. We will continue a little further on High Atlas Mountains through the “Tichka pass” which will lead us to the Marrakech.
Today is devoted to discovering Marrakech, we will go out of our hotel to “ the beautiful Red City Marrakech” in which we can spend the entire day. First, Marrakech is an antique imperial metropolis in Morocco. Its call comes from the Berber language it means “Share of God”. It became a small village of farmers earlier than it changed into constructed with the aid of using Youssef Ben Tachafine who turned into a Berber king of the Almoravid dynasty; we can go to his grave to recognize extra approximately his biography.
Moreover, we can go to Koutoubia Mosque which has a remarkable minaret and extremely good decorations, Saadian Tombs, the remarkable pool of Menara gardens, Museum of Dar Si Said wherein there are various arts and traditions, Bahia Palace, and finally, we can flow to Jemaa El-Fna Plaza wherein we can find out the way of life and subculture of Marrakech.
Our private 8 days Morocco itinerary price depends on the number of travelers, season, and type of the desert camp (standard or luxury), so feel free to contact us.
Private tents are guaranteed. Either you take a Standard or Luxury Merzouga desert trip.
The standard Merzouga desert camps are designed for travelers who don’t need the level of luxury provided in our Morocco luxury desert camps. The tents are comfortable for a perfect night’s sleep. For toilets and showers, they are shared with all the camp.
There are some essentials you can’t forget to pack when embarking on your desert adventure. These include:
The camel ride is roughly 1 H/30Min in the afternoon and about 60 minutes in the morning.
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