6 days tour from tangier to marrakech
6 days tour from tangier to marrakech
DAY 1 : TANGiER – CHEFCHAOUEN – FES :
Our journey will take off from Tangier to Chefchaouen the pearl of Rrif passing by Tetouan “the pigeon of north” . Cheafchaouen is a small village in the heart of Rif Mountains ; We will be drinking mint tea in the grand square called “ Plaza Uta el Hamam” , it is well characterized with its Spanish designs , shops , cafés and joyful riads. We will have lunch in the last and then hit the road towards Fez. As the evening arrives we will be found in Fes. You will spend the night in one of its finest Riads.
DAY 2 : DISCOVER FES- IFRANE- cederforest- MIDELT
After having breakfast we will start our trip around Fez, one of the most important cities of the kingdom, and actually it is believed to be the first built city by the Idrissids, it is the spiritual, cultural, scientific and artistic capital of Morocco, walking down its narrow ancient streets of the medina you would feel as if time had stopped in the middle age, we will visit historical sites and buildings like the Quaraouine mosque which is also considered as the first university to ever exist founded in 859. It is a prestigious center for the Arab world, its influence grew as the Marinids took charge over it. Late afternoon we will visit Ifran and Azrou known for its wide variety of apes and monkeys in Cedar forest. We will spend the night in one of the finest hotels in Midelt as well as having a yummy dinner.
DAY3 : MIDELT- erfoud- DESERT AND CAMELTREKKING
After having breakfast We will drive by Tizi nTalghamt mountain pass, the Ziz gorges that are formed from volcanic rocks. As we continue driving you will notice the change in sceneries from mountainous to desert like landscapes as we approach Errachidia. We will have lunch in the last and continue our journey this time towards Sahara dunes via Ziz valley and Erfoud. As we arrive to the dunes we will leave the vehicles aside and ride camels for almost 1h 30 mins to the nomad camp while the sun sets which creates a one splendid magical moment. The camp is well equipped with mattresses, blankets, and cushions. After dinner we will gather around the fire and enjoy the sound of traditional Berber drums under a starry sky.
DAY4 : sahara- todravallet- ouarzazate:
Your camel guide will wake you up as soon as the light of day breaks, make sure not to miss the spectacular view of sunrise reflected upon the high peaks of sand dunes. We will return back to the village whilst admiring the change of sand color throughout the day. After that we freshening up we will visit Rissani, Tinghir and Todgha gorges. we will have lunch in the gorges which are considered the highest and narrowest gorges in Morocco. We will drive through Dades valley and Roses valley until we arrive to Ouarzazat “the Hollywood of Africa”. We spend the night in a guest house and served both breakfast and dinner.
DAY5 : OUARZAZATE – AIT BEN HADDOU – MARRAKECH :
After breakfast in your riad, we will drive to the famous Ait Benhadou Kasbah which is the largest Kasbah in Morocco. It is also admitted to be a Unesco world heritage site. It is the famous filming location for numerous blockbuster movies like the Gladiator and Babel. We will pass by the mountain pass Tizi n Tichka 2260 m high. And if you are more interested we would make a stop at women cooperatives of making Argan oil. Then we will have lunch in the heart of Atlas Mountains. By the evening we will be found in Marrakech exactly in Jamaa El Fna square. You will spend the night in a riad nearby the medina and also be served both Dinner and breakfast.
Included in the trip
- Private A/C Vehicle, 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser + fuel
- English/Español / Allemagne / italian speaking driver during the tour
- Pick up & Drop off at your accommodation
- Guided tour with a licensed guid
- 1 or 2 nights in sahara desert
- Free time to explore the cities
- Breaks for photos,..Etc
- Entrance fees to monuments