Join us on an unforgettable ten day adventure across the beautiful North East of morocco . You’ll experience unmissable architecture, soak in the unique culture and enjoy stunning landscapes throughout the region. All the while being guided by your local, expert guide, Abdellatif BOUGOULA . you’ll see in this wonderful tour the main medians of morocco , the breathtaking landscapes , adobe villages in the South with the sand dunes and the high atlas mountains.
Trip Details :
|Duration||10 days / 9 nights|
|Included||All visits mentioned in the program Guiding fees Transportation In a Mercedes viano English speaking guide|
|Not Included||Hotels Travel insurance Tips Meals and beverage|
Day 1 – Arrive CasablancaArrival at Mohamed V Airport in Casablanca, where you will be welcomed by your expert guide, private driver and vehicle. Depending on time of arrival you will discover the city of Casablanca . The visit includes the Hassan 2 Mosque and the Jewish museum . and all the best Casablanca has to offer Overnight in Casablanca or rabat.
Day 2 – Rabat – Meknes -volubilis
Start your discovery of the city of Rabat by the visit of the ancient necropolis of Chellah, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.stop at the Hassan tower and Mohammed V mausoleum, Visit the Kasbah des Oudaias overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and the andalusian gardens . Drive to meknes the Ismailian capital . visit imperial Meknes , its gates and walls , visit the Stables and the granary . Then continue to Volubulis (the well preserved Roman city ) and visit the capital of the ancient Roman province of Mauritania tingitana . Volubulis has some of the best well preserved Roman mosaics in Morocco. Then continue to Fez. Overnight in Fes.
Day 3 – Fez discover
Today enjoy a full-day tour with your expert guide, private driver and vehicle. Fez is the oldest Medina in Morocco. It is the cultural , the spiritual , and the handicraft capital of morocco. fez is known for its Karaouiyine University , attarine medrassa , zaouia of moulay idriss, nejjarine fountain and square, chouara tannery and the souks that still function as they did 100 years ago. . Start your discovery with the gates of the Royal Palace. and then visit the Mellah (the Jewish district ) and the Ibn Danan Synagogue. Continue to the Medina to see the square seffarine the quaraouiyyine University, the attarine Medersa, the Zaouia of moulay idriss and the square Nejjarine . Lunch Then continue to the Tannery and then stop at the blue Gate , bab boujeloud Overnight in fes
Day 4 – Fes – Errachidia – Erfoud
Early departure suggested. (Total driving time today is approximately 9 hours to Erfoud . Drive south through the scenic cedar forests of the Middle Atlas Mountains, following the green Ziz River valley until it ends at the Sahara desert. Then you will arrive at the Tafilet oasis. Arrive to erfoud and Overnight
Day 5 – Rissanni – Merzouga
Start a full day 4×4 excursion to the sand dunes of merzouga . Drive to nearby Rissani. Visit moulay ali chrif mausoleum. Then continue to the oasis where lunch is Included . then continue to the sand dunes . After arrival check in your tent and start your camel ride to the sand dunes to assist to the Sunset ( Sunset depends on weather conditions) Dinner and Overnight in a private tour
DAY 6 – Erfiud – Tinghir – Ouarzazate
Very early wake up (on request) to assist to the sun Rise . If you’d like, your camels await for a short trek up the dunes! Witness the sun rising from the east over the desert dunes – one of Morocco’s greatest sights. After the sun rises, you will return to your encampment for breakfast. Return to Erfoud by 4×4 and meet your guide and driver and continue your drive to tinghir. Depart west to tinghir and continue to Todgha Gorges. Enjoy a free time to discover the gorges . Continue west to the oasis of skoura,
Day 7 – Ouarzazatze-Marrakesh
Breakfast at your hotel. Spend the morning exploring the region around Ouarzazate. Visit the Kasbah Taouirirt and then visit the studios of cinema , Film lovers may be surprised to learn that Ouarzazate was the setting for dozens of movies from Lawrence of Arabia to Gladiator to alexander the great . Drive to the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou. Head west through the High Atlas Mountains and cross the pass of Tizi’n Tichka. Arrive to Marrakesh and Overnight.
Day 8 – Marrakesh visit
Today you will visit Marrakesh , the red city of the South. Your discovery starts at the 12th century koutoubia mosque .Then continue to the 16th century saadian tombs and head to 19th century Bahia palace . Lunch Discover the Ben youssef Medersa ( closed for restauration ) and the Souks before arriving to the jamaa el Fna Square the lively vibrant Square.
Day 9 Marrakesh continued
Enjoy a half day visit of marrakech and it’s Gardens with a horse drawn carriage. Visit the 12th century Ménara Gardens and it’s pavilion . Then continue to Majorelle Gardens and visit the newly opened Yves st Laurent Museum. Lunch The rest of the day is free.