10 days tour from Tangeirto Marrakech, we will start our journey from Tangier towards Tetouan passing through traditional villages of Morocco. Have a full day in Fes with a local guide, and cross through the middle Atlas via Ifrane, Azrou, and cedar forest. Then head to the Sahara desert Merzouga desert, 4×4 on Erg Chebbi, experience camel trekking, then we will take another way to Marrakech passing through Rissani, Todra gorge, Dades gorge, Ait ben Haddou, till you get to Marrakech; the red city.
10 Days Tour from Tangier To Marrakech:
Day 1 : Tangier - Chefchaouen :
During the first day of this 10days grand tour we will meet you in the port or Airport and drive through the Rif mountains and Teton city to enjoy the views of the beautiful mountains till we get to Chefchaouan one of the stunning villages in the feet of Rif mountains Chefchaouen medina had a Spanish-style square surrounded by many funky arts and crafts stores, roof-top restaurants and cafes where you will spend your night in a nice place to enjoy the breeze and the beauty of the nature.
Day 2 : Chefchaouen – Volubilis - Meknes - Fes :
After your breakfast in the riad our authentic journey will start towards Volubilis, via Wazan and other Rif villages, in Volubilis we will discover the Roman ruins and learn about the archeological site of Moroccan history, after the visit to the ruins we will shift our way to Meknes city the 17 th century heritage where we will stop for lunch and hang around the historical huge walls of the medina, Bab El Mansour and enjoy a visit of Moulay Ismail shrine. After the visit to Meknes, we will drive directly to Fes city where you will spend the night.
Day 3 : Fes Sightseeing Tour :
After breakfast, we will discover the oldest city in Morocco, strolling in its alleyways and back roads. Consequently, our visit begins by visiting the Royal Palace door, the Jewish headquarter, the first Mellah ever built in Morocco in the 16th century. In any case, we will guarantee that you visit all the cultural destinations with social and historical interest including the celebrated Al Qaraouine University, the oldest one in the world, the Tanneries, the Attarine historical center, and Mulay Idriss. After lunch, we will proceed to go to the tiles cooperatives and afterward encounter a superb view of the entire Medina of Fes.
Day 4 : Fes - Ifrane - Midelt - Ziz valley - Erfoud - Merzouga - Camel ride :
After breakfast in your hotel, you will travel to Merzouga via Errachidia and Erfoud. You will be traveling through the fascinating Tizi N’talghamt Pass and the Ziz Gorge, taking in views of the High Atlas plateau.
you’ll notice how the scenery changes to reveal hints of the desert as you approach the city of Errachidia, here you will have lunch and enjoy the Berber hospitality. Afterward, you will travel along the luxuriant Ziz Valley, stopping for panoramic views along the way to Erfoud and Rissani.
Arrive at Merzouga in the afternoon. On arrival, you’ll be welcomed with a glass of mint tea before registering in your riad.
Day 5 : Merzouga - Sahara Desert & Camel Trek :
On this day we will be exploring the desert in Erg-Chebbi. the first place you will visit is the Gnawa people who are famous for their spiritual music in the village of Khamlia, and then you get to learn about their music and their lifestyle. Later, we will drive to the desert area to meet nomad families and explore their way of life.
Today our lunch will be a traditional meal (Berber pizza) with a local family. You will have the option also to visit the old city of Rissani – the foundation of the Alaouite dynasty – the current ruling royal family in Morocco. Rissani is surrounded by about 360 ksars (fortified villages with many towers) and has a big souk (an open market), held three times a week. Once called Sijilmassa, it was the meeting place for the salt caravans. Coming from Tombouctou in Mali. So here you’ll walk through the souk, selling spices, vegetables, and clothes. After that, we will Drive back to relax and get ready for a camel trek for an hour and a half to enjoy the sunset. While on the back of your dromedary, you will continue to the camp for an overnight in the traditional nomad tent “ bivouac “ in the middle of the dunes.
Day 6 : Merzouga(Sahara Desert) - Todra Gorges & Dades Valley :
Our tour trip from Tangier proceeds by watching a unique sunrise on the Merzouga sand dunes of the Sahara. Furthermore, we will head back on our camels for breakfast and shower. At that point, we’ll drive through Rissani and Erfoud reaching Todra Gorges. There we will have time to stop enjoy the views and have a conventional Moroccan lunch here (Todra Gorges). Finally, we will arrive at Dades Valley for supper and to stay in our riad.
Day 7 : Dades Valley - Ouarzazate - Ait Ben Haddou & Marrakech :
After breakfast, we will go through Dades Valley towards Kalaa M’gouna and Ouarzazate. On the way we will Pass by The route of thousand kasbahs where we gonna have various chances to take some of your best photographic shots of the excursion.
Furthermore, we will stop at Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah for lunch known to be the largest Kasbah in Morocco built by El Glaoui, one of the last Berber chiefs at the start of the XXth Century, it used to be one of his hideouts for his long journeys from the Sahara to Marrakech. The Kasbah is one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Finally, we will head towards the High Atlas Mountains enjoying its panoramic views and Berber towns along the way until we reach our destination Marrakech, where we will spend the night in a traditional riad close to the medina.
Day 8 : Marrakech Sightseeing Tour :
After breakfast in the riad, our day will be about exploring the city of Marrakech known to be “The red city of Morocco”. Our Morocco Safaris guide will ensure that you see the most important historical and cultural sites of interest. Such as The Majorelle Gardens, The Koutoubia Tower, The Saadian Tombs, and The Bahia Palace. After lunch at a restaurant near the square, we will walk through the souks and view hundreds of handicrafts. In the afternoon, you will have some free time to wander by yourself.
Day 9 : Day excursion to Essaouira :
After breakfast in your Riad, we will begin visiting the seaside city of Essaouira. We will arrive after a two-and-a-half-hour drive to begin investigating the city. We will visit the Skala Fortress and see Thuya woodcut by craftsmen. Furthermore, we will stroll through the back streets of the medina and view several crafted works. Essaouira is known to be the “City of the Wind” attracting surfers from all over the world. Essaouira has had numerous civic establishments including the Portuguese occupation. Influencing a lot of its architecture, it remains a little town with a lot of history. Similarly, we will visit the lady’s cooperatives of Argan oil. Here they remove the oil that is acclaimed for its culinary, medical, and therapeutic properties. Today lunch will be served the Moroccan way with a crisp fish “cooked all together” at the fish showcase. In the evening we will go back to Marrakech.
Day 10: Marrakech to airport :
Today on your last day, you will have a free day and will be driven by your Morocco Safaris guide to Marrakech airport.
10 Days Grand Tour from Tangier Information :
- Duration: 10 days / 9 nights
- Departure time: 8/9 am
- Starting point: Your hotel or raid/ Airport
- Ending point: Your hotel or raid / Airport
- Tangier & Chefchaouen
- Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknes – Fes
- Fes Sightseeing Tour
- Fes – Ifrane – Midelt – Ziz Valley – Erfoud & Merzouga
- Merzouga – Sahara Desert & Camel Trek
- Sahara Desert – Todra Gorges &
- Dades Valley
- Dades Valley – Ouarzazate – Ait
- Ben Haddou & Marrakech
- Marrakech Sightseeing Tour
- Day excursion to Essaouira
- Marrakech to airport
What’s Included in 10 Days Grand Tour from Tangier :
Private tour in 4×4 vehicle willwith A/C.
Hotel/riad overnight stays (breakfast & dinner included).
Camel Trekking & Night in Desert (breakfast & dinner included).
Camel Per person.
Turban each for the Camel trip in the Desert.
Hotel pickup and drop-off where you want.
What’s not included in 10 Days Grand Tour from Tangier :