9 days from Casablanca to Desert
Day 1 : Casablanca airport – Marrakech
We will be warmly waiting for you to meet you & welcome you into our lovely country, we proudly be happy to show and share it with you for its good and bads. As soon as we meet at Casablanca airport, where we will meet you and drive to Casablanca,, you will see the Hassan II Mosque, the largest mosque outside Mecca. Rik’s cafe and seaside boulevard ( ain diab ) then we head directly to Marrakech where you will go to your accomodation to relax and free evening dedicated to walk around the city yourself.
Day 2 : discover Marrakech secrets:
After breakfast in riad, we start our journey sightseeing the city of Marrakech “the red city of Morocco”, it was founded in the XII century by Almoravidian dynasty. We will insist on to see the most important cites oh cultural and historical heritage. You will have great chance to visit Saadiyin Tomb, Majorelle Gardens, Koutoubia Tower. Free afternoon to walk around and discover more places yourself such as : Bahia square, the Souk of the city, and then you go to join the famous square of Jemaa El Fna.
Day 3 : Marrakech – Ait benhaddou Kasbah – Rose valley -Dades gorge :
Pick you up from your accomodation going in a nice 3 days trip. We leave Marrakech crossing High Atlas Mountains which offer good Japanese time to have pictures. Afterwards, we continue our trip driving to UNESCO heritage, Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, which is an exotic and best fortified Kasbah. After having our lunch in the Kasbah, we will tour around this historical castle to discover its sceneries, and then we continue our route towards Dades Gorges through Ouarzazate.
Day 4 : Dades Valley- Toudra gorge – Erg Chebbi desert Merzouga.
After the breakfast we travel to join the desert of Erg Chebbi dunes in Merzouga. Alongside the way we will see numerous Berber villages. We stop in Todra gorges to have a walk there before we continue our road to catch camel trekking time in order to enjoy the sunset view. When we arrive to our guest house in Merzouga we have a cup of Berber whiskey « tea » and you get ready for your camel ride to spend night under Berber tents in the heart of desert.
Day 5 : Merzouga – Ziz Valley- Midelt – Fez.
Before sunrise, you get up to join the sunrise’s fantastic photo opportunities. Back to hotel to have breakfast, take showers, and get ready to set off for Fez. En our long way we will enjoy the natural landscape of Ziz Valley. We will stop in some natural impressive views, and then we continue towards Medilt city. Additionally, we will go further to join the beautiful city of Ifran, before we arrive to Fez.
Day 6 : Fez Sightseeing :
Fez is considered to be the oldest city in Morocco, so this a real chance to immerse deep in it and discover it well. Today will be dedicated as a sightseeing journey in Fez. Our local guide with take you all around its secrets and supply you with enough informations about this holly town. You will visit historical, cultural traces, heritage sites of the city; enjoying walking in the narrow streets of the old medina. We will insist on seeing the most important sites such as the Old Qarawyine University, the Jewish place, Royal Palace …. After lunch, you will visit the traditional cooperative and then experience a wonderful panoramic view over the whole Medina of Fez.
Day 7 : Fez – Ouazzan – Rif Mountain -Chechaouen :
After your breakfast we head directly to Marrakech where you will go to your After your breakfast in hotel, we take you and we head to Chefchaouen via Meknes and Wazzan. In Meknes we will offer you a time to see and visit its historical landmarks before we leave to our destination enjoying the green natural landscape of Rif mountains till Chefchaouen. Evening free to walk around by yourself.
Day 8 : Chefchaouen -Tanger – Asilah
After your breakfast you will head to Tangier and it’s 1H30 from chefchaouen,. The day dedicated to visite Tanger city, You’ll go on both a bus and walking sightseeing tour. You’ll visit Cap Spartel, the impressive Palace of the sultan, the Necropolis, the caves of Hercules and you’ll explore the Kasbah, the medina and the souk. At the souk, you’ll have free time to stroll down its colour and aroma-filled streets and pick up a souvenir and after the visite of tangier 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 9 : asilah – Rabat – Casablanca
After your breakfast the next destination will be rabat through After your visite to Asilah, we will drive to Rabat, 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.
After the visite of the city of Rabat, we will drive you to Casablanca airport for your flight back home at 6 pm, the end of our service.