6 Days Tour from Tangier to Marrakech via Merzouga Sahara Desert


6 days desert tour from Tangier to Marrakech


Tour Description

Explore Morocco in 6 days tour from Tangier to Marrakech with Morocco Desert Tour

In 4 days tour from Tangier to Marrakech we will start driving from Tangier toward Chefchaouen the blue city, or the blue pearl. Then the imperial city of Fes, where we will spend 2 nights exploring its large Medina, and its famous tannery. After that we will drive to the lovely Merzouga Sahara desert where you will live an unforgettable moments with camel ride, trekking in Berber desert camp, and enjoying Berber music under stars in the middle of Erg Chebbi Sand dunes. The two last days to Marrakech will be for another adventure where you will know more about Kasbahs, Valleys and Mountains.

Tour itinerary

  • Day 1

    Tangier – Chefchaouen

    After breakfast we will start our Morocco desert tour from tangier, driving toward Chefchaouen known as "the blue pearl of Morocco". On the way you will enjoy the view and landscape of Rif Mountains. After lunch in Chefchaouen you will have free time to explore one of the most beautiful cities in the north part of Morocco, with its Medina painted in blue and white and its colorful shops. And after that we will drive to your hotel/Riad, where you will spend the night.

  • Day 2

    Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknes – Fes

    Our journey will start after you have your breakfast and we will drive to Fes. Our first stop will be Volubilis, famous as the Largest Roman Archeological site in Morocco. The trip will continue to Meknes where we will stop for lunch and passing by the city biggest open square called El Hedim, then Bab Mansour, Just before we heading to Fez where you are going to spend the night.

  • Day 3

    Fes sightseeing

    After breakfast, a local guide will come to pick you up from your Riad and take you to explore Fes old Medina also known as “Fes El-Bali”, which you will enjoy walking its narrow alleys and old gates. The visit will begin from entering one of the oldest gates in the medina known as Bab Boujloud, and you also will pass by The Madrasa Bou Inania and then Al Quaraouiyine University, which is the oldest university in the world. Your visit to Fes old Medina is incomplete without visiting the famous Fes Tanneries “Tannerie Chouara”. After lunch, the tour will continue to the Royal Palace and then visit the beautiful panoramic view spot where you can take pictures of the whole Fes old Medina before we drop you back to your Riad.

  • Day 4

    Fes – Ifrane – Cedar forest – Midelt – Ziz Valley – Merzouga

    The journey will start from Fes to the South-Este of Morocco. The first stop is in Ifrane, known as the Switzerland of Morocco, where you can see the houses with European architecture. After that we will pass the Cedar forest where you will have the chance to see wild monkeys. We continue to Midelt for lunch break. In the afternoon we will drive to Erg Chebbi Sahara Dunes passing by the panoramic view of Ziz valley then Erfoud which known by its fossils and dates. After reaching Merzouga Sahara Desert you will ride your camels to the camp for an overnight in a traditional Berber nomad tent in the middle of the Erg Chebbi Sahara dunes.

  • Day 5

    Merzouga – Todgha Gorges – Dades Gorges

    Today, our camp craw will wake up early so you can witness the most spectacular sunrise in Merzouga Sahara Desert. After breakfast you have the choice to take the camel ride or 4x4 ride from the camp to the meeting point where you will meet your driver and start the journey to Dades Valley. On the road we will pass by some Berber villages and driving straight to Todgha Valley where we will stop for lunch. After lunch you will have the chance to stop at Todgha Gorges where you can enjoy the river, the scenery, and take amazing pictures. From Todgha Gorges we will drive to Dades Valley, known for its red stones mountains and green oases and where you will spend the night.

  • Day 6

    Dades Gorges – Rose Valley – Ouarzazate – Ait Benhaddou – Tizi N’tichka – Marrakech

    Your day will start after breakfast by driving from Dades Valley to a famous city called as Ouarzazate, known as the Hollywood of Africa. On the way we are going to pass by Rose valley where you will have the chance to stop to by the rose products from the Valley. When we reach Ouarzazate we will stop to visit a movies studio, called “Atlas Studio”. From Atlas Studio we will head to Ksar Ait Benhaddou a UNESCO world heritage site, considered centuries ago as a passage point for commercial caravans between Sub-Saharan Africa and Marrakech. At the present time it’s also a destination for international movies shootings such as Gladiator, Prince of Persia, Lawrence of Arabia, game of thrones season 3 and more others. After Lunch, we will continue our journey to Marrakech where we will pass the High Atlas Mountains through the famous Tizi N’tichka pass. Drop at your accommodation.

Tour inclusions & exclusions

  • Private VIP Vehicle throughout the tour + fuel
  • Experienced English speaking driver (Guide)
  • Overnight in Chefchaouen in a traditional Riad
  • Overnight in Fes in a traditional Riad
  • Overnight in desert camp
  • Overnight in Dades Valley in a traditional Hotel
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Camel trek with professional guide
  • Lunch
  • Beverages
  • Entry Fees
  • Gratuities/tips

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