9 days tour from Casablanca to Merzouga desert and Marrakech
We have plenty of Moroccan imperial cities and desert tours to offer to any traveller who wants to explore Fes, Rabat, Marrakech and better understand the country’s rich architecture, history, cuisine, and traditions that are still alive. Also, the 9 days Morocco imperial cities and desert travel from Casablanca to Marrakesh is full of joy and excitement, and you won’t regret it. In addition, this 9 days tour from Casablanca will help you find inner peace and quiet your mind, and we give you the opportunity to explore another part of the country. Desert trips from Casablanca / 9-day Morocco tour from Casablanca / Casablanca to Marrakech desert trip / Casablanca tours.
- Exploring Fes, Morocco’s most important cultural city.
- In Merzouga, we get a taste of the Sahara desert.
- Ride a camel in the desert
- Exploring the gorges of Todgha and the Dades, with optional trekking (if time allows)
- Visit the Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah and the Ouarzazat Film StudiosPassing over the high Atlas Mountains at 2260 meters, Mountain (Tizi N’Tichka)
- Marrakech Exploration
Day1: Casablanca – Fes
The first day following your arrival, we will pick you up from the airport or your accommodation and drive you straight to Fes via the freeway, where you will enjoy the view of Rabat’s fertile plains and Meknes’ city till you reach your riad in Fes, where you will spend the night and eat a traditional meal.
Day 2: Guided tour in Fes
After breakfast, an official guide will take you on a tour of “the world’s oldest medina.” You’ll walk through the medina, pausing at the royal palace, the Karouine mosque, and the 9th-century university to see the “souks” (markets). You’ll also have a visit to the tomb of the city’s founder, “Moulay Idriss II.” Lunch will be served at one of the ancient medina’s typical restaurants. After that, you’ll continue your tour after lunch by visiting the Nejjarine fountain, the historic harem garden, and the Batha Museum. In addition, you will visit the old Jewish quarter, old schools, … Then, overnight in riad or hotel.
Day 3: Fez – Erfoud – Merzouga
On the third of our 9 day-desert tour from Casablanca to Fez and Marrakech, we go to the Sahara of Merzouga, cross the Middle Atlas mountains, stop in the cedar forest, discover monkeys in the wild and then continue to Midelt for lunch. from there we cross the Ziz valley towards Errachidia and Erfoud. then we cross a black desert to the village of Merzouga, where we will spend a night in a hotel or riad.
Day 4: Excursion in Merzouga desert
After breakfast, you meet your driver to begin your discovery of the desert landscapes of Merzouga with a 4×4 car, visit the nomads in their tents, then go to take magnificent photos near Lake Serji, from there you leave for the Gnawa Village, listen to music and then head to the villages to ride a camel and enjoy a magnificent sunset in the middle of Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Then, you will continue your camel ride until you reach the camp. Dinner in the camp and you will have a small party with Berber music around the fire camp and under a starry sky.
Day 5: Merzouga – Todra Gorges – Dades Gorges
We leave Erg Chebbi by camel to return to the village of Merzouga. After that, we go to Rissani to see the Mausoleum of Molay Ali Cherif. from there we continue to the Todra Gorges passing through the Berber village of Alnif. Besides, after lunch in the gorges, we will go to the Dades Gorges passing through the villages of Tinghir and Boumalne. Then, we will spend the night in a beautiful hotel in the gorges with dinner.
Day 6 Dades Gorges – Ouarzazate
After breakfast and the discovery of the Dades rock formations. We will follow the Dades valley to the valley of the roses. In addition, we will make a stop to visit a rosewater cooperative in Kelaa M’gona and we will leave for the kasbah of Amridil in Skoura. From there, we will go to Kasbah Taourirt and Ouarzazate. Then, overnight in a nice hotel or riad near the big kasbah.
Day 7: Ait ben Haddou – Marrakech
We will visit the film studios and the historical kasbah of Ait ben Haddou. Thereafter, we will cross the Ounila valley up to the village of Telouat. Here, we will visit the historical kasbah of Telouat. Then we will cross the magnificent High Atlas mountain to reach Marrakech. Then, dinner and overnight stay in a beautiful riad.
Day 8: Marrakech
Today you will leave with your local guide who will take you to discover the medina of Marrakech with its beautiful palaces and magnificent gardens. Also, visit the school of Ben Youssef and the souk of handicrafts. Then, overnight at the riad.
Day 9: Marrakech – Casablanca
On the last day of our 9 days package tour from Casablanca, our driver will transfer you to the airport at the right time of your flight or to your accommodation in Casablanca. Then, this 9-day trip from Casablanca to Merzouga desert and Marrakech will end in Casablanca.
- Transportation with A/C and a private tour
- Fes and Marrakech with a local guide
- English-speaking driver/guide.
- Breakfasts. dinner (only in desert & Dades gorges)
- Camel trek for each person
- Night in desert camp
What’s not included?
- Entry fees & Tips
- Dinner in the Imperial Cities (good option to have dinner in the old medina)
If the itineraries we offer do not meet your needs, please contact us and we will tailor a trip to your specific needs and specifications, with a price based on the number of travellers, hotel category, and season.
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