15 Days Tour From Marrakech Grand tour of Morocco. During this tour, we will discover Merzouga Sahara Desert. We will give you the day to day itinerary. And we will give you an idea of this trip from Marrakech to discover all Morocco. Discovery of the landscapes of the south Morocco gorges, palm groves, kasbahs. As well as the activities that you will enjoy during this tour from Marrakech: Camel trekking in Erg chebbi dunes, night in Merzouga desert camp…
15 Days Tour From Marrakech Grand tour of Morocco
Day 1 : Arrival in Marrakech
Pick up at the airport and transfer to the hotel. Possibility of taking a first contact in the famous square of Jemaa el Fna. Then accommodation in a Hotel / Riad.
Day 2 : Marrakech
In the morning, visit to Marrakech, founded by the Almoravids in the 11th century. We highlight: the minaret of the Koutoubia, symbol of the city and authentic jewel of Almohad art, the Saadian Tombs, the Bay Palace, the Medina and the famous Jemaa el Fna Square, where a multitude of vendors, acrobats and Storytellers. Free afternoon.
Day 3 : Marrakech – Casablanca – Rabat
Breakfast and then departure to Casablanca, true economic capital of the country. Afterwards Panoramic view highlighting the neighborhood of Anfa, Park of the Nations, Boulevard de la Corniche, Mosque of Hassan II (optional you can visit its interior). Departure then to the imperial city of Rabat and visit of the city: the Royal Palace, the Mausoleum of Mohamed V and the Tower of Hassan among others, Night in Rabat.
Day 4 : Rabat – Asilah
Departure from Rabat and continuation towards Asilah passing by the fortified city of Asilah city with a very clean medina overlooking the atlantico founded in Phoenician time, free tadre in Asilah, then Night in Asilah.
Day 5 : Asilah – Tangier – Chefchaouen
Breakfast and leave for Tangier, a panoramic route through this city overlooking the sea. We then visit the grotto of Hercules, the viewpoints of CapSapartel and a walk in the Kasbah afterwards. Then departure towards Chaouen or the (blue town), holy city of Islam located in the mountains of Rif, white houses and deep blue doors, Night in Chaouen.
Day 6 : Chefchauen – Volubilis – Meknez – Fes
Continuation of our trip in Morocco towards Volubilis, population that already appeared in the maps of century IV d.C. Visit of the archaeological area. Later, departure towards Meknes, one of the great historical villas of Morocco. Panoramic tour of this city founded by Sultan Moulay Ismail, crossing its walls and the mausoleum – mosque of the founder, the only religious building to which non – Muslims are allowed. Continue then to Fez, Overnight at Hotel in Fez
Day 7 : Fes
Full day tour to Fes, the oldest of the imperial cities and the capital of the first Arab dynasty of Morocco. The visit includes the Royal Palace, the Medina and the medresas, ancient religious centers, today souks occupied by potters of Fez.
Day 8 : Fes – Ifrane (Switzerland of Africa) – Azrou forest – Ziz valley – Merzouga (Desert)
Breakfast and departure to the gentle mountains of the Middle Atlas, a stop in Ifrane called the Swiss of Africa and then continue to the national park of Azrou in the forest of pigs where the mosnos appear and continue to Midelt for lunch. Continuation to Erfoud, from this point we will then take a track in 4×4 to go to the Dunes of the Sahara in MERZOUGA. Night in the desert.
Day 9 : Merzouga – Tour of Erg Chebbi
After breakfast departure to make an excuse for the desert, visiting the nomads sharing with them a tea with mint, visit the market of Rissani, the village of the Gnawas of Khamlia to listen to his muscica esperitual and afternoon return to the hotel to start The trip in Camels and spend the night in the middle of the dunes of the Sahara Night in Berber camp.
Day 10 : Merzouga – Todra Gorges – Ouarzazate
We recommend getting up early to enjoy the sunrise over the dunes. Breakfast then departure to the Todra Gorges. The Todra River, to save the mountains, has built by erosion a narrow gorge with vertical walls more than 300 meters high. Afterwards Continuation to the Kasbahs Route, a name used to describe a series of fortresses built in adobe with crenellated towers and raw brick ornaments. Then Tour to Kella MGouna, famous for its roses and perfumes. Arrival in Ouarzazate. Then night in Riad / Hotel.
Day 11 : Ouarzazate – World Heritage 1987 (Ksar Ait Ben Haddou) – Marrakech
Breakfast. Then visit of the Kasbah of Taourirt. Continuation to the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, World Heritage, departure to Marrakech crossing the port of Tichka (2260 m alt) with spectacular scenery. Night in Marrakech.
Day 12 : Marrakech – Ourika –Marrakech
Your Ourika valley day trip starts at 09am from your accommodation in Marrakech. After a short drive from Marrakech into the foothills of the Atlas Mountains. We will take the road along the valley of Ourika, then you enter through a succession of clinging mountain villages. stop to see wonderful landscapes full of vibrant colours as we move through the hillsides. Our first stop will be in a traditional house of a Berber family who lives in the valley. The family often open their home to visitors who wish to enjoy their surroundings, the family will offer us tea and serve us their local breakfast which consists of bread, honey, butter and olive oil.
Ourika day trip from Marrakech:
Ourika day trip from Marrakech will give you the chance to ride camels for half an hour deeper in the valley. Later on we will continue our tour to reach Setti Fatma, a favorite weekend destination for many Moroccans. Highly appreciated for its beautiful streams and 7 waterfalls, beautiful cliffs, green valleys. You will explore a region which still practice a medieval agricultural tradition. Walk around the valley to take photos of the views of green terraces, surrounding the Atlas mountains, hike with a local guide to the first waterfall. After the hike we go back for lunch in a nice restaurant with a beautiful view over the mountains, lunch will be composed of variety of Moroccan dishes (Vegetarians are welcome). Then we return to Marrakech around 05pm.
Day 13 : Marrakech – Essaouira
After breakfast departure to Essaouira coastal town passing through the Argan valley arrival in Essaouira, It is full of squares, ramparts, fortifications and historical monuments. A nice and strange set, a historical and cultural heritage. The three most characteristic features of the city are crafts, culture and traditions. Its cultural heritage is deeply rooted and turned to the future, a city where everything is mixed and that enchants to all those who visit it. Night in Essaouira.
Day 14 : Free Day In Essaouira
Relax in Essaouira and everything optional, shopping, Massage, Spa, wal.
Day 15 : Essaouira – Marrakech – Airport
Breakfast and, at the agreed time, transfer to the airport to leave in flight back from Marrakech. End of our services.
Included on your private tour :
- Pick up at the hotel, riad, airport or wherever you want.
- Air-conditioned 4×4.
- A companion guide throughout the route that speaks English.
- Hotels half board (breakfast and dinner)
NOT included on your private tour :
- Tips and what is not in the program.