8 Days from tangier to Marrakech morocco tour
Day 1: Tangier– Chefchaouen
Your 8 days from tangier to Marrakeh morocco tour will start from the airport or from your hotel in tangier towards the beautiful blue city of Chefchaouen passing by the charming small villages along the rif hills enjoying the breathtaking view of the landscape,there will be few stops along the way since the drive is only around 2 hours 30 mn before arriving to the pearl of the north Chefchaouen.Overnight stay in a riad/hotel.
Day 2: Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknes – Fes
After having breakfast your journey will continues towards Volubilis,the best preserved Roman ruins in Morocco, passing by the town of Ouazzan arriving to Volubilis, where you will have an hour visit explore the Roman ruins and learn about its History.Afterwards you will continue to the one of the imperial cities Meknes.Stopping for lunch and have a short visit to explore the historical sightseeing of the town including Bab el Mansour(the victorious), and the Mausoleum of Moulay Ismail the founder of Meknes before driving to Fes. Overnight stay in a riad/hotel.
Day 3: Fes Local guided tour
Today will be dedicated to visit one of the oldest Medina in Morocco, starting by the royal Palace, the jewish headquarter the first ( Mellah) overbuilt in Morocco, you local guide will ensure that you visit all sites with cultural and historical interest including the famous Al Qaraouine University, the oldest in the region, the Tanneries,the Attarine museum, the ceramic cooperative to see traditional moroccan crafts. Overnight stay in a riad/hotel.
Day 4 : Fes – Ifrane – Midelt – Erfoud – Sahara desert
Your journey will start early morning with a pick up from your hotel/riad and drive towards Midelt via the high atlas mountains stopping by Ifrane Switzerland of morocco where you will have a short stop for a coffe and then to the cedar forest of Azrou where you might have the possibility to meet some local Apes the road continue via some berber villages before arriving to Midelt , stopping for lunch . Afterwards you will drive to Erfoud which is well known for menerals and fossils ,once you arrive to the dunes of Erg Chebbi you will be taking off road taking you to the edge of the golden sand dunes where you will meet your camels , the luggage will be loaded in a 4×4 car and transported to the camp, After reaching your destination, you will be greated with some mint tea before showing you your tent for an overnight with a very traditional dinner .
Day 5 : Sahara desert – Rissani – Todra gorge – Dades valley
You will wake up to watch the best sunrise on the top of the
dunes ,take some lovely pictures before walking back to have breakfast and take a shower for Sunrise lovely pictures and then take the camels back to the town of Merzouga ( there is also the option of going back with the car ) to depart to rissani to visit its famous local market and then to Erfoud again before arriving to the massive fascinating todra gorge a great spot for rock climbing , take a walk, see some nomad Bedouin people ,afterwards drive straight to Dades valley for an overnight in a hotel/riad.
Day 6 : Dades valley – Ouarzazate – Ait ben haddou- High atlas mountains – Marrakech
After breakfast,the journey will continue towards Marrakech passing by the town of Kelaa M’gouna well known for its festival of roses every year ( between May and June) and the road of a thousand Kasbahs.Arriving to Ouarzazate ( Hollywood of Africa) visit the Atlas corporation studios and then UNESCO world heritage site Ait Benhaddou Kasbah known as a movoe set also because of many movies filmed there such as the Gladiator,lawrance of Arabia , the Mommy, Game of thrones and much more, Lunch will be on the way , before crossing the hight atlas mountains to Marrakech.Overnight stay in a riad/hotel.
Day 7: Marrakech local guided tour
Today you will have a guided tour to discover the most exotic place
s of Marrakech,including the famous Jamaa El fna square,el Bahia palace,Saadianas Tombs and the Majorelle Gardens, with a stroll in the labyrinth of the narrow streets of the Medina amongst its famous Souks.
Day 8: Marrakech departure
After breakfast at your riad you will depart to the airport for the end of your 8 Days from tangier to Marrakech morocco tour.