11 days trip from Tanger Chaouen desert end Marrakech

Excursions from Tanger via Chaouen – Fez – desert Merzouga – Marrakech – Essaouira / trips from Tanger via fez Marrakech and desert

Arrival in Tangier and pick up at the port or airport of the same city. Departure to Chaouen making a stop in the city of Tetouan, called the Spanish city. In the afternoon arrival in Chefchaouen, where we will go out with a guide to make a complete visit to the blue city.

We will walk through its narrow streets and among its old houses painted in sky blue and white, we will also contemplate its beautiful panoramic views. Dinner and accommodation in a hotel located in Chauen square.

Departure in the morning crossing the mountainous villages of Jbala. After about 4 hours of travel, arrival in Fez, one of the four so-called imperial cities along with Marrakech, Meknés and Rabat. Fez is considered in Morocco as the religious and cultural center of the country. Night in Riad or hotel.

Entire day dedicated to the discovery of the intellectual city of the kingdom. Given the numerous monuments that you can visit, we recommend hiring an official guide, who will show you the most interesting places such as: Medersas (Koranic Schools): Chahrij, Bouinania Attarin, Souk, Fes El-Jedid, the Karaouine Mosque (the first university in the world).

It is very curious to visit the neighborhood of the leather tanners, where we can appreciate this artisan work. Night in Hotel or Riad.

From Fez we will go to the Middle Atlas, visiting Ifrane, known as the Switzerland of Africa. The next stop will be in the thousand-year-old cedar forest, where the Atlas monkeys live, which with some luck we will be able to spot. Arrival in Midelt, an important population in the middle of the Atlas.

We will follow the path through the Tizi Talghemt or Neck of the Camel at 1,907 meters above sea level. The relief is impressive, the mountains are completely bare, typical high mountain landscape. After Errachidia, we will cross the Tafilalet massif, descending through the Ziz valley, with impressive views of the palm grove that it forms, until we reach Erfoud “the door of the desert”.

We will continue towards the desert, where after a camel ride, we will spend the night in the highest dunes in North Africa, the Erg Chebbi. Night in Haimas camp, inside the dunes.

Departure from Merzouga in the morning after breakfast. We will make a stop in Rissani, ancient Sigilimasa and the current economic capital of the nomads who come to the weekly market to barter and general supply. We will make a visit to the market with a thousand colors and aromas to perceive.

After the visit, we will continue towards the Todra gorges, where we will walk among its palm trees and then we will go to other even deeper gorges, those of Oued Dades. Night in hotel.

After breakfast, we will take a tour of the surroundings of the Dades River, where there are countless kasbahs. We will cross the Atlas massif along the cave track, to visit a nomadic family and see their way of life.

Then we continue towards the valley of Rosas passing the Berber village Boutaghrar, we continue towards Skoura and we will visit its famous Kasbah Amredil. Arrival in Ouarzazate visit of Kasbah Taourirt, after 25 km another visit to a jewel of the region, declared world heritage by UNESCO, the Kasbah of Aït Benhadou, and where numerous films such as Lawrence of Arabia, Gladiator, etc. have been shot. , night in hotel in Ait Benhaddou.

After breakfast, we will follow the road that, crossing the Tichka pass and crossing Marrakech, will bring us closer to the Atlantic coast where Essaouira, the Pearl of the Atlantic, is located.

Upon our arrival in the afternoon, they will leave us at the Riad and we will be able to contemplate the sunset from the walls, an experience that you cannot miss.

At night in one of its many restaurants, we can taste the excellent fish that is extracted from its shores and take a night walk through this quiet and picturesque city.

Free visit to this ancient town called by the Portuguese in its origin “Mogador”, one of the most beautiful coastal cities of the Moroccan Atlantic with its medina and its blue and white colors, its extensive beaches and its ancient citadel walls of the time Portuguese colonial.

In the afternoon, calm return to Marrakech with pardas. Arrival in Marrakech and transfer to your Riad…

In the morning, the hired official guide will pick you up to visit the most interesting places in the city such as: the Museum of Marrakech, the Madrasa, Majorelle gardens, Saadian tombs. Free afternoon to walk and admire the famous Jemaa el Fnaa square, which at night acquires its maximum splendor.

In the morning and depending on the time of your flight, transfer to Marrakech airport. end of route

Tour Included:
– Pick up at your hotel/Airport
– Transportation in 4×4 / Minibus A/C
– Gas
– Driver Guide speaks Spanish
– Hotels/Riads in MP regime
– Night in nomadic haima in MP regime
– Dromedary excursion (One per person)
– Sandboarding

Not included:
– Mid-day meals
– Beverages
– Tickets to monuments

NOTE: If the itineraries we offer do not match what you are looking for, do not hesitate to contact us and we will prepare the trip according to your needs and requirements.