7 DAYS 6 NIGHTS : NORTH AND SOUTH TOUR OF MOROCCO

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Day 1: TANGIER – CHEFCHAUEN

Upon arrival, You will meet your driver in the port or airport  that will drive you to Chefchauen through the rif mountains where you will have a free afternoon to discover this Blue city of Morocco & Overnight  stay in the Medina Hotel . Bed and Breakfast

Day 2: CHEFCHAUEN – MEKNES – FEZ

After breakfast in your riad we will start our  tour to Fez via the archaeological site of Volubilis where you can explore famous Roman ruins in Morocco (UNESCO World Heritage site in 1997) . Then we head to Meknes the Ismaili capital of Morocco. In Meknes you will visit the  fascinating gate Bab Mansour built by the sultan My Ismail; the granary and the Sahrij Souani that they used for irrigation and plantation. Your visit includes also the Moulay Ismail Mausoleum .After lunch we will drive to Fez and  Overnight in local Riad .

Day 3: EXPLORE FEZ

After breakfast in your riad the local guide will start the tour of Fez to explore this city, you will visit the old Jewish quarter  called Mellah ,and the Royal palace gate yard, where you will learn about the Jewish history in Morocco. Your visit includes the tile art factory and then a wonderful panoramic view of the town, after that You will start with a walking tour within the narrow streets, visiting the famous old Tanneries , and then the Quaraouine Mosque and the University which is the oldest university in the world, the Attarin Medersa and the Najjarin Fountain and after the tour we drive you back to your riad (BB).

Day 4: FEZ – MIDELT – MERZOUGA DESERT.

After breakfast in your riad we will start our trip to Merzouga desert through the Atlas Mountains,We will stop in Ifrane “the Switzerland city” of Morocco It’s known for its alpine-style architecture and nearby ski slopes, then we will continue  to Azrou Forest where we will stop to see  the famous cedar forest  and also the Barbarian apes , We will have lunch in Midelt after that we will cross the High Atlas Mountains via Ziz Valley &  we will be in Merzouga desert  the end of the day and Overnight stay will be in hotel .

Day 5: EXPLORE MERZOUGA DESERT & CAMEL RIDE.

Today we will explore Merzouga desert , We will do the tour of the dunes where will see Fossils & visit nomads in their Tent to see their life style , We will have tea with them then we will drive to Khamlia village to see Gnawa people, originally slaves brought from Sudan and Mali to experience their music  & after lunch we will drive back to our Hotel  to start the guided camel ride  to explore within the sand sea of Erg Chebbi .

Day 6: MERZOUGA DESERT – TODGHA GORGES – DADES VALLEY

Your camel man will wake you up early to see sunrise in the Dunes to take the best pictures and  After that you will go to your Hotel by Camels to have breakfast & shower then we will continue our trip  start our trip to Dades Valley via Todgha Gorges and small Berber village, Lunch will be in Touroug then we will drive to Todgha Gorges which known for Trekking & Clamming here you will have a few time to walk & to take pictures, after that we will drive to Dades Valley where you will have the opportunity to see majestic sand castles that known as “monkey toes”. Overnight accommodation will be in your hotel , Ecobio riad or similar (BB).

Day 7: DADES VALLEY – AIT BENHADDOU KASBAH – MARRAKECH

After breakfast in the riad we departure towards Marrakech visiting  Ouarzazate “Hollywood of Africa ”  where we can stop to take pictures of movie studios. We continue our journey to Ait Benhaddou Kasbah Many famous movies has been filmed here like Sahara, Gladiator, Game of throne.We will have Lunch in this village . Then we continue driving to Marrakech through High Atlas Mountains & Tizi n’Tichka pass & afternoon we will reach Marrakech.

INCLUDED IN TANGIER TOUR :

  • Pick up from your hotel / airport /ferry port
  • Private travel in air condition vehicle
  • Experienced driver / English speaking guide
  • All dinners and breakfasts
  • Room in hotel / riad
  • Camel ride across dunes in desert
  • Overnight stay in desert tent (if desert destination mentioned in tour itinerary)
  • Tolls, Diesel and car insurance