8 Days Tour From Casablanca to the Imperial cities and Sahara desert
8 days tour from Casablanca via the Sahara desert and imperial cities, you will visit Hassan II`s mosque and Corniche, Rabat, Meknes, and Fes. Take the direction to the Sahara desert. Through the Middle Atlas mountains, experience a camel trek, and overnight in the desert camp, enjoy the landscapes of Dades valley Roses valley, Todra gorges, and Amridli Kasbah. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Benhaddou and Marrakech.
Day 1: Casablanca Airport – visit the city
After meeting at the airport, we will start this route through the historical heritage of the largest city in Morocco, Casablanca. We will be able to explore some places in the city such as the largest mosque of Hassan II and the coastal “Corniche”.
Day 2: Casablanca – Rabat – Meknes – Fes
Today. We start our Imperial cities tour from Casablanca to the Sahara desert, Depart for Fes. The road to Fes takes us along a beautiful stretch of farmlands, where olives, grain, vegetables, and grapes are grown. Before arriving in Fes you will visit Meknes and Volubilis. It is the sight of the famous Roman ruins left from the Roman Empire’s most southern outpost. Meknes has the Medersa Bou Inania and the Bab Mansour, the Gateway to Moulay Ismail Palace. This leads us into the Henri es-Souani, the horses’ stable and granaries. Upstairs is a rooftop garden and cafe with a great view of the city. Arrive at Fes, and check into the hotel.
Day 3: Full Day To Visit Fes
Today, Exploring the attractions of Fez the old imperial city of Morocco. The tour starts from the Royal Palace gate, you will have the opportunity to visit the ceramics cooperative, to see traditional Moroccan crafts. And takes you through the narrow streets of the Medina to the Jewish Quarter and the Tanneries. This tour highlights all the sites with cultural and historical interest. Including the famous Al karaouine University. In the afternoon we will take you to admire the panoramic view of the Medina, and visit the new city or the new Fez.
Day 4: Fes – Ifrane – Ziz Valley – Erfoud – Merzouga (Camel Ride & Night in the Desert)
After breakfast, we will drive to the Sahara desert, Passing through Ifrane and the cedar forests of Azrou, where the wild monkeys are located. It will be a good opportunity to take photos of the wilderness in Morocco. Lunch in a small Berber village. We continue the way through the Atlas Mountains enjoying the landscapes of Midelt, arriving at the small town of Rich, Erfoud in which we’ll feel the beginning of the Desert oasis of Tafilalet. And then continue to Merzouga desert, after relaxing few min.. you’ll ride the camels to spend the night in a Desert Camp.
Day 5: Merzouga – Rissani – Todra Gorges – Dades Valley
Today, after breakfast and shower, you will enjoy desert sunrise in the Merzouga desert and then we ride the camel back to the village. we head to Rissani, then Tinghir and Todra Gorges. It is the highest and narrowest gorges in Morocco. After lunch in the gorge, we’ll drive through the Dades Valley enjoying the rock formations and monkey toes. We stay overnight in Dades Valley with dinner and breakfast. Overnight in Dades valley.
Day 6: Dades valley – Roses Valley – Skoura – Ouarzazate – High Atlas – Marrakech
This morning, We depart to Ouarzazate via Skoura. Stopping for a panoramic view of the kasbah of Taourirt and the atlas film studios. After that, you will visit the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou and stop for lunch in a local restaurant in the village. In the afternoon we will drive to Marrakech over the mountains of high Atlas passing through the Tizi N’tichka pass (2260 m in altitude). Drop off in Marrakech.
Day 7: Full Day To Visit Marrakech
Today will have an optional private Guided Tour of Marrakech, with an official guide from Marrakech. You will see the famous Mosque of Koutoubia, the Medina, and its souks, and explore some more of Marrakech’s secrets: Ali Ben Youssef Koranic school, the Saadian the Bahia Palace, and Majorelle Gardens, a night at a Riad in the Medina. Overnight.
Day 8: Marrakech – Airport
Transfer to the airport (Marrakech or Casablanca), end of 8 days tour from Casablanca.
- Private Transport: 4×4, Minibus, bus, / air-conditioned vehicles
- Driver/Guide (Multilingual)
- Car fuel
- 6 Nights in Hotel or Riad (Dinner & breakfast)
- 1 Night in a desert camp (Dinner & breakfast )
- Camel Ride in desert
- Sandboarding in Dunes
What’s not included:
- Drinks and Lunches
- Flight Ticket
- Monuments ticket
For the price and more information, please do not hesitate to contact us, and let us know about the number of persons, and the dates of your tour, we will get back to you as soon as possible.
In case you want to modify any of these tours, just be in contact with us beforehand and we will make it happen.