6 Days Tour from Fes – Best in Morocco tours
Begin your finest Morocco tours with a compelling 6-day adventure around this enthralling nation, beginning in the intriguing city of Fes. You’ll unravel a rich tapestry of experiences over the course of 6 days and 5 nights, including excursions to the Ismaili capital of Meknes, the ancient Roman remains of Volubilis, and the captivating blue city of Chefchaouen. Your journey continues via Rabat’s cultural treasures, Casablanca’s vivid urban environment, and Marrakech’s busy streets. Be awestruck by the spectacular High Atlas mountains and cross the dramatic Tizi-N-Tichka pass on this enthralling tour. Your journey will take you to the ancient Kasbah of Ait-Ben-Haddou, the world-famous Ouarzazate city studios, and the spectacular Todra gorges. The highlight of your Moroccan vacation, of course, awaits in the picturesque Merzouga Sahara Desert, where camel rides, starry desert evenings, and spectacular sunrises unfold. Along the route, see Barbary macaque monkeys in the cedar forest and tour Ifrane, sometimes known as “Morocco’s Switzerland.” Your incredible 6-day experience concludes in Fes, where it all started, leaving you with lasting memories of the finest that Morocco has to offer.
- Discover the cultural richness of the old Ismaili capital.
- Explore the well-preserved Roman ruins to go back in antiquity.
- Explore the magnificent blue streets of this lovely city.
- Immerse yourself in the culture and history of Morocco’s capital.
- Discover the vibrant and modern ambiance of this coastal city.
- Stroll around the bustling souks and immerse yourself in the charm of the Red City.
- Take in the breathtaking view as you cross the Tizi-N-Tichka pass.
- In Ouarzazate, see the historic Kasbah and the famed film studios.
- Be enthralled by the gorge’s stunning natural beauty.
- Camel rides, desert camping, and breathtaking Sahara sunsets and sunrises are all options.
- Meet the Barbary macaques in their natural habitat.
- Begin your 6-day adventure with an early departure from Fes. Your adventure begins in Meknes, a regal city and former Ismaili capital. You’ll see Bab Al-Mansour, the Sahrij Souani basin, the Royal stables, the granary, and the Moulay Ismail Mausoleum, among other historical and cultural beauties. Your excursion includes a delectable lunch.
After that, you’ll travel 30 kilometers from Meknes to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Volubilis. Exquisite mosaics, antique pillars, and archways give views into Morocco’s history at this well-preserved landmark. Your trip continues north, past Ouazzane, until you arrive in the Rif Mountains at Chefchaouen. Chefchaouen, often known as the Blue City, greets you with its unique blue-painted buildings and lovely streets. Spend the night at a nice hotel.
The tour concludes at this ancient city, completing the circle.
- Private 4×4 vehicle or minibus with A/C.
- English-speaking driver.
- Camel ride.
- Breakfasts & dinners
- Lunches & drinks.
- Entrance fees to monuments if any.
Begin your 6-day adventure with an early departure from Fes. Your adventure begins in Meknes, a regal city and former Ismaili capital. You'll see Bab Al-Mansour, the Sahrij Souani basin, the Royal stables, the granary, and the Moulay Ismail Mausoleum, among other historical and cultural beauties. Your excursion includes a delectable lunch.
After that, you'll travel 30 kilometers from Meknes to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Volubilis. Exquisite mosaics, antique pillars, and archways give views into Morocco's history at this well-preserved landmark. Your trip continues north, past Ouazzane, until you arrive in the Rif Mountains at Chefchaouen. Chefchaouen, often known as the Blue City, greets you with its unique blue-painted buildings and lovely streets. Spend the night at a nice hotel.
As the sun rises over Chefchaouen, sip your breakfast and take your time wandering its gorgeous turquoise streets. Chefchaouen's distinct color palette provides a stunning background for your leisurely walk. Your trip next takes you to Rabat, Morocco's modern capital, over a picturesque road across the Rif mountains. Rabat, located on the northwest coast of Morocco, is your destination for the day.
Visit the ancient Hassan Tower, the respected Mausoleum of Mohammed V, and the lovely Kasbah of Oudaya to immerse yourself in the city's cultural tapestry. Your pleasant overnight stay in Rabat's well-appointed hotels awaits, ensuring you are well-rested for the excursions ahead.
After breakfast in Rabat, continue down the coast to Casablanca, Morocco's commercial center and biggest city. The beautiful Hassan II Mosque, Africa's second-largest mosque, is your first destination.
From there, you'll see the vibrant Casablanca Corniche before heading inland to Marrakech, Morocco's "Red City" and another royal city. You will have free time in Marrakech to visit the iconic Jemaa El-Fna square, a bustling center of activity. Spend the night in Marrakech in a hotel or Riad.
The fourth day starts with a delicious breakfast, followed by a guided tour of Marrakech's main attractions. The gorgeous Bahia Palace, the historically important Saadian Tombs, and the spectacular Ben Youssef Quranic mosque are all part of your trip. You'll also get to walk through the busy passageways of the city's biggest traditional souk, immersing yourself in the vivid market atmosphere.
Take a leisurely lunch break in the bustling Jemaa El-Fna square, savoring Moroccan food at your leisure. In the afternoon, your tour continues with excursions to the historic Koutoubia mosque, Marrakech's biggest of its type, and the lovely Majorelle Garden, known for its breathtaking beauty. You will be taken to your lodgings at the end of the day's adventures. If you desire, you may spend some free time exploring the mesmerizing Jemaa El-Fna square at your leisure, putting your own unique touch to your Marrakech experience.
On Day 5, your trip will take you from Marrakech to the Merzouga Sahara, where you will embark on a 6-day expedition. Your journey begins in the High Atlas Mountains, a stunning and colorful region. A pause at the peak allows you to have a cup of tea while taking in the beautiful views. You'll see different scenery as you travel through distinct Berber settlements and farms. Your trip continues to the Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, Morocco's biggest Kasbah and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This amazing complex of clay dwellings surrounded by tall walls provides insight into pre-Saharan existence. You'll have free time to explore the region and capture its beauty with your camera. A delectable meal is provided.
As you go near Ouarzazate, often known as the "Desert Gate," the climate becomes more Saharan. You'll go to the legendary Atlas Film Studios, which has hosted numerous major film projects. You'll pass through Roses Valley on your way to Dades Valley. You will have the option to visit the Todra Gorges, a magnificent 300-meter gorge, after you arrive. The voyage continues via Tinjdad, Erfoud, and Rissani. Later in the day, you'll arrive at the Merzouga Desert, where your 4WD vehicle will be replaced for a private camel, and you'll go on an unforgettable desert excursion.
You'll have a unique camel ride in the desert with a skilled camel guide, marveling at the majesty of the sand dunes and relishing a beautiful sunset. Your evening's destination is a desert camp, where you'll enjoy a delicious lunch, Saharan musical performances, and a night beneath the starlit desert sky.
The last day of your 6-day journey begins with the promise of a spectacular sunrise in the center of the desert. A leisurely meal awaits after this peaceful time. You'll then take a camel ride back to Merzouga, where your trustworthy driver will be waiting for you. Bid goodbye to the captivating desert as your trip brings you to Rissani, Tafilalet's old capital.
On Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays, this busy market center comes alive with its souk. Following a wonderful walk through the bustling souk, your journey will take you to Erfoud, where you will visit a workshop dealing in petrified marble. Your tour will take you along the lovely Ziz River, stopping to observe the panoramic splendor of the Ziz valley. As lunchtime arrives, you'll have free time in Midelt to enjoy a delightful meal. The next stop is the cedar forest, which is home to Barbary Macaques. You are allowed to engage with these intriguing critters and possibly enjoy a moment with them while you explore the forest.
The events of the day lead to Ifrane, a town known for its cold environment, snowfall on occasion, and alpine-style architecture. It's little surprise that Ifrane has gained the moniker "Morocco's Switzerland." Your fantastic 6-day adventure closes with a drop-off at either the airport or your selected lodging in Fes, bringing your remarkable vacation to a close.