8 Days & 7 Nights – Imperial Cities and Southern Moroccan Landscapes from Marrakech
Day 1 : Marrakech – Casablanca – Rabat
Drive from Marrakech to the capital city of Rabat, via the scenic coastal route. Stop in Casablanca to visit the famous Hassan II mosque, the biggest in Africa, overlooking the Atlantic ocean. Overnight in Rabat.
Day 2 : Rabat – Meknes – Volubilis – Fes
From Rabat we go East to the city of Meknes, famous for the ancient walled medina built by Sultan Moulay Ismail. After lunch in Meknes, visit the Roman ruins of Volubilis, and then overnight in historic Fes.
Day 3 : Fes – Azrou – Merzouga – Camel Trekking in the Erg Chebbi Sand Dunes
From Fes to Merzouga, stop in the cedar forest of Azrou and take pictures of Barbary monkeys in their habitat. Passing from the Middle Atlas to the Ziz valley, featuring stunning views of the huge palm oasis, and reaches the dunes of Erg Chebbi and the village of Merzouga. Camel trek and overnight in desert camp, sunset and sunrise over the 300 meter high dunes.
Day 4 : Merzouga – Al Nif – Zagora
After returning from camel trek, shower and breakfast, then go to Rissani, site of an ancient Imperial trading city, tour ruins, and then follow the path of the oasis to the villages of Al Nif and Tazzarine, drink tea along the old caravan routes. Overnight in Zagora.
Day 5 : Zagora – Foum Zguid – Tata – Tafraoute
From Zagora heading through beautiful desert landscapes. We will pass via desert outpost of Foum Zguid and the regional center of Tata, bordering Algeria. Reach Tafraoute, calm oasis town with beautiful scenery and famous palm groves, a center of Berber culture. Overnight in Tafraoute.
Day 6 : Tafraoute – Guelmim – Sidi Ifni
Exploring the south of Morocco. We will pass through the magnificent landscapes of southern Morocco, stopping in Guelmim, famous for a weekly camel souk. In the afternoon we reach the beach town of Sidi Ifni, and relax in the hotel. Overnight in Sidi Ifni.
Day 7 : Sidi Ifni – Agadir – Essaouira
Beautiful drive up the Atlantic coast, via beach resort of Agadir, visit famous beach of Sidi Ifni, natural rock formations of Legzira, heading towards colorful and charming Essaouira, originally built by Portuguese merchants. Overnight in Essaouira
Day 8 : Essaouira – Marrakech
Explore Essaouira, scenic drive from the coast to Marrakech, visit the Koutoubia Mosque and arrange a tour of the Medina. When the tour concludes, your guide/driver will take you to your chosen Riad or Hotel in Marrakech or the flight back home transfer to the airport in Marrakech.
– Transport in an A/C Vehicle, either a 4WD or Minibus
– An English speaking driver/guide during the tour
– Pick up & Drop off at your Marrakech accommodation or from the airport
– 6 night at a hotel, with dinner and breakfast
– 7 Night in the desert camp, with dinner and breakfast
– Guided Camel Trek and Nomad Bivouac
– Free time to explore the sites, including: Ait Ben Haddou, the kasbahs, the Gorges, and the Erg Chebbi dunes. Always plenty of breaks for photos, walks, and rest stops.
8 DAYS/ 7 NIGHTS tour from Marrakech – Imperial Cities and the Sahara Desert
The Grand Sahara desert Tour & Imperial cities from Marrakech 8-Days /7 Nights
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