12 Days Desert tour from Tangier

Day 1 : Tangier - Chefchaouen

After your arrival at port and The day dedicated to visite Tanger city , You’ll go on both a car and walking sightseeing tour. You’ll visit Cap Spartel, the impressive Palace of the sultan, the Necropolis, the caves of Hercules , after we head to Chefchaouen via Tetouan . we leave to our destination enjoying the green natural landscape of Rif mountains till Chefchaouen. Evening free to walk around by yourself, walking through the town centre, known for its famous square and its markets. We spend a night in local hotel.

Day 2 : Chefchaouen - Volubilis -Meknes- Fes

Today we depart to Fes, we’ll visit Volubilis -an old Roman site. Then we drive to Meknes, another imperial city with its historical sites . After visiting Meknes most attractive places we continue towards Fes where we stay overnight.

Day 3 : Fes sightseeing

After breakfast we will explore medina ( old city ) with a local guide.Fes is one of the world’s largest and oldest cities in the world. We will explore the narrow streets alongside with fresh aroma of spices and colourful carpets, in addition to many other art products of Morocco. We’ll visit Kings Palace, the tanneries, the potters and other handicraftsmen lining on the sides. Then we will have lunch in a traditional restaurant in the heart of the Medina and later we will finsh the tour and we return to our hotel.

Day 4: Fez - Ifrane - Azrou - Midelt - Erfoud - Merzouga

Today we will have breakfast earlier as we will travel across the Middle Atlas Mountains on our way to Merzouga. We will pass through the beautiful forests, spacious plains and Berber villages on the slope of the Atlas Mountains till we reach the Sahara Desert. We will stop for lunch in the town of Midelt, the capital of apple and after that, we’ll go around the snaky roads overlooking the wide flowing Oued Ziz from above. We pass kasbahs and palm groves ,we travel across coloured city of Er-Rachidia till we arrive in the stunning little town of Merzouga, the pearl of the Sahara Desert. In the late afternoon, you’ll ride your camel to take you through the desert for a beautiful sunset. We will spend a night in the camp - bivouac with delicious food.

Day 5 : Merzouga - Rissani - Todra Gorges - Dades Gorges

In the morning we get back to the hotel (after watching sunrise in the desert). After shower and breakfast we will visit the Rissani Souk(popular market). Then we will go to Alnif and turning towards Todra Gorge. You’ll walk through alongside the running streams of the Canyons. We continue to the Dades Gorges where we stay overnight in local riad.

Day 6: Dades Gorges - Ait Ben Haddou - Marrakesh

Today we will set off towards the High Atlas Mountains via Ouarzazate and we visit Kasbah Ait Benhaddou , one of the cinematic sites of Morocco. This site has attracted several film makers, and many awarded movies took place there including : Lawrence of Arabia, Jesus of Nazareth, the Gladiator and many others. Our lunch will be served in the Kasbah and in the afternoon, we will head across the Tizi n Tishka pass in Atlas mountains to Marrakech where we stay overnight in a riad.

Day 7 : Marrakesh - Essaouira - Marrakesh

Today after breakfast we drive to Essaouira, a coastal city and a historically prestigious point in Morocco. After arrival , you’ll discover the ancient streets ,museums and castles and the bronze cannons. In the afternoon we get back to Marrakesh and we stay here overnight in a riad.

Day 8 : Marrakech

Today we will spend all day sightseeing in Marrakech, the “magnet of travellers” exploring this beautiful city and tourist hub of Morocco. We will visit the Medina, its souks, the famous Jamaa el Fna square , Saadian Tombs, the Menara gardens and the palaces of El Bahia and Badia. We stay here in hotel in Marrakech this night.

Day 9 : Marrakech

Today we will spend all day sightseeing in Marrakech, the “magnet of travellers” exploring this beautiful city and tourist hub of Morocco. We will visit the Medina, its souks, the famous Jamaa el Fna square , Saadian Tombs, the Menara gardens and the palaces of El Bahia and Badia. We stay here in hotel in Marrakech this night.

Day 10: Marrakech - Casablanca - Rabat :

Departure at 9H00 to Casablanca which is the largest city in Morocco and the day dedicated to visite the majestic Hassan II Mosque, the second world's largest mosque.it rises above the ocean on an outcrop northwest of the Medina, a vast building that holds 25,000 worshipers and a further 80,000 in the squares around. after the visite of casablanca , we will take the way to rabat which it is the capital of Morocco ,overnight in Hotel .

Day 11: Rabat - Assilah :

After your breakfast the next destination will be Asilah After your visite to Rabat , we will drive to Asilah , the capital of Morocco while You will arrive you can visite Rabat will include the medina, where the Hassan tower and mausoleum of Mohammed V are located. You will also visit the town across the river -Sale - which is quite charming along with the Chellah.

The Chellah was a settlement built around the nearby freshwater springs. These then evolved into the Phoenician, then Roman city of Sale, before decaying into ruins, as Rabat moved towards the the north. The sultans of the Merenid dynasty chose to bury their dead here, and it is as a necropolis that the Chellah is most famous.

The ruins of Roman Sala are exposed, but it is the minarets of the tomb complex, topped with stork's nests, that provide the picturesque background to your visit here.

you will drive towards Asilah , the town which it called the pearl of atlantic ocean ,a quiet seaside resort town within portuguese walls that once it enclosed it .city of poets and painters , birthplace of Raissuli , touched by the sea ,Asilah is like an water color painting at sunset , where poeple get together to end the day by watching the sunset from the tower along the coast , you will enjoy the beauty of this small fishing town on the Atlantic coast of Morocco , famous its many beaches , taste the exquisite local food made from the finest and freshest seafood , experience the other culture of one the beautiful town of Morocco , overnight in Riad .

Day 12 : Asilah - Tangier :

After breakfast, we will drive to Tangier to finish our tour discovering some of the attractions and then we take you to the ferry port or airport before your scheduled departure.

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