8 Days tour From Casablanca to Marrakech via Merzouga
8 Days Desert tour From Casablanca to Marrakech
8-Day Tour from Casablanca to Marrakech via Merzouga allows you to explore a wide range of Morocco’s diverse landscapes and cultural experiences. Here’s a sample itinerary for such a tour:
Day 1: Casablanca
Start your journey in Casablanca, Morocco’s economic and business hub.
Visit the Hassan II Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the world.
Explore the city’s modern and historic neighborhoods.
Accommodation: Overnight in a hotel in Casablanca.
Day 2: Casablanca - Rabat - Meknes - Volubilis - Fes
Depart from Casablanca.
Visit Rabat, the capital city, to explore historical sites like the Royal Palace and Kasbah des Oudaias.
Continue to Meknes and explore its historic medina.
Visit the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis.
Arrive in Fes, one of Morocco’s most culturally rich cities.
Accommodation: Overnight in a riad or hotel in Fes.
Day 3: Fes
Enjoy a full day exploring Fes.
Visit the medieval medina, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and see attractions like the Bou Inania Madrasa, the tanneries, and the famous Bab Bou Jeloud gate.
Accommodation: Another night in your Fes riad or hotel.
Day 4: Fes - Ifrane - Midelt - Merzouga
Leave Fes and travel through the Middle Atlas Mountains.
Stop in the Swiss-like town of Ifrane.
Continue to Midelt for lunch.
Drive through the Ziz Valley and reach Merzouga.
Meet your camel caravan and take a sunset camel trek into the Sahara Desert.
Spend the night in a traditional desert camp in the Erg Chebbi dunes. Enjoy dinner, music, and stargazing.
Day 5: Merzouga - Todra Gorge - Dades Valley
Witness a beautiful Sahara sunrise and return to Merzouga by camel.
Visit the dramatic Todra Gorge with its towering cliffs.
Continue to the Dades Valley, known for its unique rock formations.
Explore the Dades Gorges.
Accommodation: Overnight in a hotel or riad in the Dades Valley.
Day 6: Dades Valley - Ouarzazate - Aït Benhaddou
Depart from the Dades Valley.
Explore the town of Ouarzazate, famous for its film studios.
Visit the UNESCO-listed Aït Benhaddou, a well-preserved kasbah.
Continue through the High Atlas Mountains and the Tizi n’Tichka Pass.
Arrive in Marrakech.
Accommodation: Overnight in a riad or hotel in Marrakech.
Day 7: Marrakech
Spend a full day exploring Marrakech.
Visit iconic sites like the Jardin Majorelle, the Bahia Palace, and the Koutoubia Mosque.
Explore the bustling souks and the famous Jemaa el-Fnaa square.
Accommodation: Another night in your Marrakech riad or hotel.
Day 8: Marrakech - Departure
Depending on your departure time, you may have some free time for last-minute shopping or exploration in Marrakech.
Transfer to the airport in Marrakech for your departure.
Tour Includ :
– Tour in 4×4 vehicle Or Van with A/C
– Experienced driver
– Camel Trekking
– 1 night in desert camp (breakfast & dinner included)
Not included :