Kasbahs and Desert 9 Days
Luxury Morocco Tours and Desert – 9 Days
In this 9 Days tour from Marrakech, you will discover the authentic sites in Morocco, starting from Marrakech and finish in Casablanca. You will also visit fortresses and spend a night in a Berber camp in the desert; the tour is one of the best of Traveling to Morocco tours
Detailed Itinerary :
Day 1 : Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou Kasbah – Ouarzazat
Your 9 days travel packages in Morocco from Marrakech will start with an early pick up from your hotel or Riad. You will drive to Boumaln Dades, crossing the High Atlas Mountains through Tischka Pass 2260 at elevation, then continue to visit the famous Kasbah in Morocco: Ait Ben Haddou , After having lunch , you will drive to the city of Ouarzazte and visit cinema studios and stop by Taourirt Kasbah . Accommodation at your Riad / Hotel in Ouarzazat
Day 2 : Ourzazat- skoura – Kelaat M sgouna – Botghrar Caves- Boumaln Dades
After breakfast, you will head to to Skoura , visiting the Kasbah that is printed in the 50 s Moroccan Dirham : Amridil Kasbah , then continue to Kelaat M Gouna which is famous with pink roses and its famous valley . You will take the off road to Botaghrar caves to meet the nomads and enjoy their culture and their daily life and drink tea with them and see how they milk goats and make rugs with a wooden machine called Asetta. You will drive to Boumaln Dades where you will have accommodation
Day 3 : Boumaln Dades – Tinghir Via Gorges
Today you will drive through the Dades Gorges passing through the formation of Monkeys Toes , then drive towards the Dades Gorges . you will have a cup of tea with Nomads who still live in caves , to see how they live and how they function everyday life .then you will continue to Todra Gorges that reach to 300 miters high . Accommodation at a hotel in Todra valley .
Day 4 : Tinghir – Merzouga
In this day, you have the option to do trekking for 4 hours in Todra Gorges and stay in the same hotel . the other day drive to Merzouga.
Today you will drive to Merzouga village, stopping to visit a Berber museum that is rich with information about the customs and tradition of the Berbers in certain times in the past . you will continue to stop by the wells of watter that were used as a system of irrigation in the 17th century in the area . then you will drive to the city of Erfoud where you can stop by a factory of fossils in which they make tables , fountains , basins … with rocks that include fossils . you will continue to the city of Rissani (the gate of the desert). Then continue to the village of Merzouga where you will enjoy camel riding for 1h 30 mins heading to the Berber camp where you will stay for the night enjoying dinnerand the stars at night .
Day 5 : : Exploring Merzouga and the area
After having your breakfast , you will be discovering the area of Mezouga , you will visit the highest sand dune in the area that reaches to 170 m high , then drive to the village Khamlia where you can enjoy the Gnawa music played with black people .then visit the lake if there will be water and see the flamingos birds. Accommodation at a riad/hotel
Day 6 : Merzouga – Ziz Valley – Midelt – Ifran – Fez
After enjoying the sunrise and having your breakfast and shower . you will drive to Fes , passing by Ziz Valley of palm trees , then continue to Midelt city where you will have lunch .Then acrossing the middle atlas mountains and reach Cedar forest where you can feed the monkeys , Barbary Mackaque . then continue driving and stop by Ifrane city : the coldest place in Morocco . you will continue driving to Fes . Accommodation at your riad or Hotel
Day 7 : Exploring Fes
After breakfast. you will explore Fez, the oldest and largest medieval city in the world. A local licensed historical guide will accompany you as you discover each of the two old Medinas, the largest which is Fes El Bali. In 1981 it was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Fes EL Jedid, the old city, which was built by Merinids. The former has so many fascinating historical sites such as: Al_Qarawiyyin, which dates back to 859 AD, and is the oldest continuous functioning madrasa (Old School) in the world. The Ancient Tanneries where you can witness the tanners incredible labor of making Babouches (Moroccan Slippers) as well as wallets, handbags and a host of leather goods. You will have the opportunity to stroll throughout the Souks (Old Markets) in the Old city of Fez. Accommodation at a riad / hotel
Day 8 : Fes – Casablanca
Today you will drive to Casablanca via high-way ,after reaching the city of Casablanca , you will visit the biggest Mosque in Africa : Hassan II Mosque which can hold 105 thousand prayers , then check in to your hotel.
Day 9 : Transfer to the Airport
We will take you to the airport depends on your flight s schedule
The tour ends.