7 days Moroccan tour from Marrakech to Casablanca
With our skillfully prepared 7-day itinerary, experience on an extraordinary week-long tour around Morocco. This adventure is your gateway to the captivating Sahara Desert, promising an array of remarkable experiences. Over the course of this week, you’ll ride camels, explore stunning kasbahs, traverse the High Atlas Mountains, immerse yourself in Berber culture, try sandboarding, witness breathtaking sunsets and sunrises over Erg Chebbi, and spend nights in charming desert yurts. Our 7-day desert tour from Marrakech to Casablanca unveils the very best of Morocco.
- From Marrakech, take the Tizi n’Tichka Pass.
- Visit Ait Ben Haddou’s UNESCO-listed Kasbah.
- Pay a visit to the Ouarzazate Filming Studios.
- Spend the night in the breathtaking Dades Gorges.
- Discover the Sahara Desert at Merzouga.
- Get to know the Barbary Monkeys.
- Explore Fes and see important sights.
- Learn about the Roman historic site of ‘Volubilis.’
- Explore the enthralling ‘Blue City’ of Chefchaouen.
- -Visit the Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca.
- Private 4×4 vehicle or minibus with A/C.
- English-speaking driver.
- Night in the desert camp.
- Camel ride.
- Breakfasts & dinners.
- Lunches & drinks.
- Entrance fees to monuments, if any.
Your Moroccan journey commences upon your arrival in Marrakech, where our friendly representative will warmly welcome you. You'll be assisted with your transfer to your chosen hotel or riad. The first day includes an immersive sightseeing adventure in Marrakech, guided by a knowledgeable local.
Explore the heart of Marrakech, including the Koutoubia Mosque, Bahia Palace, Majorelle Garden, and the bustling Old Medina. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Jamaa El-Fna Square, where storytellers, magicians, food stalls, and snake charmers await. Your day concludes with a restful overnight stay.
Your journey begins with a scenic drive from Marrakech to the High Atlas Mountains, ascending to the Tizi N'Tichka pass. Stops along the way provide panoramic views and insights into Berber culture. Arriving at Ait Benhaddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, explore the historic Kasbah known for its cinematic history.
The tour continues to Ouarzazate, often called the "Hollywood of Africa," before reaching the Dades Valley for an enchanting overnight stay.
After breakfast, leave Dades Valley for the captivating Todra Gorge. Enjoy a leisurely stroll amidst the towering orange limestone walls. Journey through lush oases, ancient ruins, and scenic landscapes, culminating in the Moroccan Sahara.
You'll meet your camel companions in Merzouga, allowing for a mesmerizing trek to your desert camp. Enjoy sandboarding, a stunning sunset, and a dinner serenaded by traditional music under the starry desert sky.
Awaken your senses to the mesmerizing sunrise over Erg Chebbi in Merzouga, as the golden hues paint the desert landscape. Indulge in a delicious breakfast amidst the serene campsite, soaking in the tranquility of the Sahara. Choose your preferred mode of return – whether a gentle camel ride, allowing you to absorb the desert's stillness, or a swift 4x4 journey for a touch of adventure.
Embark on the road to Fes, and let the stunning vistas of the Ziz Valley unfold before you. Nature's beauty will accompany you on this picturesque route, offering ample opportunities for capturing the essence of Morocco.
Take a pause in Ifrane, known for its charming alpine architecture, adding a unique touch to your journey. As the day winds down, settle in Fes, where the city's rich history and vibrant culture eagerly await your exploration. Rest peacefully, knowing that more discoveries lie ahead in the fascinating city of Fes.
Embark on a profound exploration of the cultural and spiritual tapestry of Fes, an ancient city with a history that echoes through the ages. Guided by a knowledgeable local, immerse yourself in the heritage of this historic city as you visit iconic landmarks.
Explore Al-Qarawiyyin University, a beacon of knowledge and learning, and Bou Inania Madrasa, a masterpiece of Moroccan architecture. Stroll through the Jewish District, traverse plazas adorned with cultural gems, and wander through Andalusian neighborhoods.
Witness the artistry of Morocco in action with visits to pottery workshops, where traditional craftsmanship comes to life. Experience the renowned Tanneries, where the age-old process of leather production unfolds before your eyes.
As the day unfolds, savor the vibrant atmosphere of the artisan capital and treat yourself to a panoramic view of the Medina, a mesmerizing labyrinth of history and culture. Conclude your day with a restful overnight stay, knowing you've delved into the heart of Fes's cultural and spiritual richness.
As you delve into the historical treasures of Volubilis, marvel at the well-preserved remnants of the Roman era, offering insights into Morocco's captivating past. The scenic drive through the Rif Mountains heightens the anticipation for Chefchaouen, where every corner reveals a new shade of blue, creating a dreamlike atmosphere. Wander through the narrow, winding streets, and let the serene ambiance of this "blue pearl" town captivate your senses, making each moment a visual delight. Chefchaouen's unique architectural beauty, coupled with its cultural allure, promises an unforgettable experience that transcends the ordinary.
Immerse yourself in the inviting atmosphere and bustling markets of the Blue City. Your overnight stay promises an enchanting experience amidst the blue-painted streets and serene surroundings.
Immerse yourself in the serene morning streets of Chefchaouen, capturing the essence of its tranquil charm before embarking on the journey to Casablanca. In Casablanca, witness the grandeur of the Hassan II Mosque, a testament to Moroccan craftsmanship, with its intricate details and awe-inspiring architecture.
The tour culminates with a seamless transfer to your chosen accommodation or the airport, concluding your enriching Moroccan adventure with lasting memories of cultural wonders and architectural marvels.