Experience a one-in-a-lifetime journey through Morocco from Casablanca with All Morocco Tours.
DAY 1 : CASABLANCA :
Your private driver will meet you at the airport to transfer you to your hotel. Depending on your arrival time, we will visit the Hassan II Mosque today or the next day.
DAY 2 : CASABLANCA – RABAT – CHEFCHAOUEN :
After breakfast at your hotel, we will leave for Rabat to visit the Hassan Tower and other historical sites before heading to the blue city of Chefchaouen. We will watch the sun set from the Spanish Mosque before going to the riad for dinner and your overnight stay.
DAY 3 : CHEFCHAOUEN :
You will spend the day in Chefchaoun to discover one of the most beautiful and magical destinations in Morocco. You’ll take unique photos of the blue city and enjoy the shops, cafes, and street performers of the medina. Enjoy your overnight in the same riad with dinner.
DAY 4 : CHEFCHAOUEN – VOLUBILIS – MEKNES – FEZ :
After breakfast in your riad, our exciting journey will start towards Volubilis, crossing via Wazan and Rif mountains. In Volubilis, you will visit the Roman ruins and explore the archeological site and its Morrocan history. After visiting the ruins, we will make our way to Meknes, a city with a 17th century heritage. You will enjoy lunch and visit the medina, Bab el Mansour, and enjoy a visit to Moulay Ismail’s shrine. We will arrive to Fes in the evening for dinner and your overnight in a riad.
DAY 5 : FEZ CITY TOUR
After breakfast, a knowledgable guide will meet you at your riad in the morning for an incredible cultural and historical tour of Fes. You will visit the medina (the old city) and it’s labyrinth of alleys, the Jewish Quarter, and the Royal Palace gate in the morning before enjoying lunch. In the afternoon, we will visit the famous tanneries and the Quaraouine mosque — the first university in the world — before driving to the top of the city for a wonderful panoramic view of the city. If you wish, we will also visit the pottery cooperative. You will have free time in the evening, enjoy dinner, and stay overnight in the same riad.
DAY 6 : FEZ – MIDELT :
After breakfast, we will leave for Midelt. Traveling through Ifran, a beautiful mountain village known as “the Switzerland of Morocco” because of its landscapes, you’ll enjoy glimpses of the Middle Atlas and Higher Atlas mountains. In Azrou, you’ll have a chance to see the wild monkeys, and then we will continue our journey to Midelt. You’ll enjoy an overnight in a Midelt hotel with dinner.
DAY 7 : MIDELT – ZIZ VALLEY – ERFOUD -MERZOUGA – ERG CHEBBI
After breakfast, we will cross the pass of Tizi n Tlghamt to reach Errachidia while admiring the views of Ziz Gorge. Later on, we will stop for a panoramic view of Ziz valley. After lunch, we will pass through Erfoud, the Moroccan capital city of fossils, and then we will arrive to Merzouga for our camel trek.
Before we leave for the desert, the camels will be packed with water, food, blankets, and everything else which we will need for the trip. Each person will have their own camel and the ride will take 1.5 hours to reach the inside the dunes.
You will arrive to your own private tent, and then you can walk in the dunes to watch the beautiful sunset and try sand boarding on the sand dunes. After seeing the sun set, you will go down back to the camp to enjoy mint tea (what we call Moroccan Berber Whiskey!). Then you will have your meal of delicious Moroccan Berber tagine in the camp. After dinner, the party will start. Local Berber nomad musicians will play traditional music with drums and dancing. Afterwards, you will watch the magical sky full of stars and enjoy the peaceful desert. Dinner and overnight in nomad camp.
Tents have various amenities depending on your selection including beds, electricity, private bathroom with shower, and air conditioning (please let us know which amenities you would like for an accurate quote).
DAY 8 : MERZOUGA DESERT TOUR
Awake in the morning to the gentle calling of your guide to see the sun rise over the dunes of the Sahara. We will ride camels back from Desert Camp to Merzouga for breakfast and showers before starting our tour around the dunes of Erg Chebbi and Merzouga. We will visit a berber house and listen to some Gnawa music originally from Ghana and Sudan. We will visit some deserted mines, Berber nomads, and oasis of palm trees. In the evening, you will have free time and dinner and an overnight at the riad in Merzouga.
DAY 9: MERZOUGA – TODRA GORGE – DADES VALLEY
After breakfast, we will leave for Todra Gorge. We will drive off-road drive across the hamada (black Desert) to get to the Sahara town of Rissani to visit the animated local market. Afterwards, we head north to Erfoud, known for its fossils, and can stop to visit a fossil workshop before we continue to the impressive Todra canyons. Rock climbing (additional reservations may be required) and hiking is available in the canyons before heading to the hotels for dinner and our overnight stay.
DAY 10: DADES VALLEY – AIT BEN HADDOU KASBAH IN OUARZAZETTE – MARRAKECH :
After breakfast in the hotel, we begin our journey along the road of Thousand Kasbahs, viewing the enormous kasbahs on both sides of the road. You’ll enjoy the impressive landscapes of the Valley of the Roses before we reach Skoura palm grove, and then Ouarzazate. We will visit the UNESCO World Heritage site Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, famous for films such as The Man Who Would Be King, Jewel of the Nile, Jesus of Nazareth, The Message, Lawrence of Arabia, The Mummy, and Gladiator. We will continue with a visit to the traditional High Atlas Berber village of Telouet and the Kasbah el Glaoui. We will have lunch in a local restaurant in Telouet before descending the Tizi-n-Tichka to Marrakech. You will arrive to Marrakech in the evening for dinner and a stay in a riad.
DAY 11 : MARRAKECH CITY TOUR
The next day after breakfast, you will enjoy a tour of Marrakech with a private guide. Our first half of the tour will include a visit to the famous Palais de Bahia, a beautifully decorated palace full of enchanting inner rooms and elaborate mosaic walls. Then we will walk through the Jewish Quarter, with distinctly different architecture from the rest of the medina, and also discover the incredible Saadian tombs. We’ll visit Medersa Ben Youssef, an old school of Quranic study with beautiful Arabian-Andalucían architecture, and see the Koutoubia Mosque, an icon of Marrakech and a point of orientation for tourists. Lastly, we’ll head to the world-famous Jemaah el Fna square with its countless orange juice stands, snake charmers, traditionally-garbed water sellers and henna women. Enjoy a refreshing midday pause on one of the terraces with a panoramic view and take in the sights of the colorful crowds below.
We will then continue on to the incredible Majorelle Gardens and you will make your way through the oasis of calm in the midst of the bustling city at your leisure. Visit the Berber Museum housed in the bright blue villa and learn about the history and traditions of Berber people and see some of their beautiful traditional clothing. You’ll stay in the same riad with dinner.
DAY 12 : MARRAKECH – AGADIR :
After breakfast, we will leave for coastal city Agadir. Arriving in Agadir, you will have time to see the Kasbah and other attractions at your leisure. Enjoy dinner and your overnight in a riad.
DAY 13 : AGADIR – ESSAOUIRA :
In the morning, we will leave for Essaouira, the old Portuguese city. On the way, you may visit the Argan oil women’s cooperative and learn about the process of making Argan oil. Arriving in Essaouira in the early-afternoon, you will explore the port of this beautiful coastal town. For lunch, you can enjoy fresh seafood in the medina. The afternoon is at your leisure for personal exploration –you can swim and relax on the beach or wander the medina. Dinner will be served at your riad.
DAY 14 : ESSAOUIRA – CASABLANCA:
Today we will leave Essaouira for Casablanca via the costal road while admiring the views. We will pass by Safi then to Oualida, where you will enjoy delicious seafood. After lunch, we will continue to Casablanca passing by El Jadida (formerly known as Mazagan); this old medina was established in 1513 by the Portuguese. You will arrive to Casablanca early evening and enjoy your dinner and overnight in a hotel.
DAY 15 : TRANSFER TO THE AIRPORT :
After breakfast at the hotel, we will transfer you to the Airport depending your flight departure time. Thank you for choosing All Morocco Tours!
- Private tour for up to 6 people
- Morocco culture Tour in 4×4 vehicle with A/C
- Experienced driver / experienced guide
- Hotel accommodations and desert camp
- Breakfast and dinner
- Camel trek into desert camp and back next morning
NOT INCLUDED :
- Flights to and from Morocco
- Lunches, drinks
- Entry fees to historical sites and additional excursions