7 Days From Casablanca to Fes and Merzouga

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Day 1: Casablanca – Meknes – Volubilis – Fes:

Today we will start our new year Morocco private tour and explore Casablanca the best cultural places. Our tour of Casablanca will include a visit to the Hassan II Mosque and after lunch we will head to Meknes , the old imperial city. Our private 7 day New Year’s Eve desert Morocco tour continues through Romain ruins of Volubilis. Then we continue to Fes, where we spend one night in local riad/hotel with dinner and breakfast.

Day 2: Exploration of Fes – Guided tour of the city:

Our new year private desert Morocco tour continues today with guided tour in Fe and we discover walking in Fes medina. Fes is the oldest imperial city founded by Idriss II. Tradiation Fes is also the center of the Arab-Muslim culture. You can visit the mosque of the Andalusians, also famous tannery, the medersas, and we will also visit the new part of the city. We spend the night in the hotel/riad with dinner and breakfast.

Day 3: Fez – Ifrane – Midelt – ERFOUD – Rissani – Merzouga desert:

Today after breakfast we drive to Ifrane, called “the Switzerland of Morocco”. We continue to Midelt and then we pass along the Ziz valley to reach the town of Erfoud ,very famous for its fossil product shops. We continue our excursion to Morocco’s private desert Rissani to explore its souk. After that our trip ends in Merzouga where we stay in the desert hotel with dinner and breakfast.

Day 4: Merzouga desert and camel trek desert camp :

After breakfast, we will explore the desert area f Merzouga visiting Khamia village, famous for its musicians. We will have a lunch with the nomadic people living in the desert. We will prepare for the camel ride through the dunes. Once we arrive at desert camp, we will explore the desert area, have dinner by fire and enjoy a traditional Berber dinner. We will spend tonight in desert tents.

Day 5: Merzouga desert – Todra – dades Gorges

Early this morning, our camel guide wakes up to see the sunrise in deserted Merzouga. After we ride camels back to the village. After shower and breakfast in the riad, we will head to Rissani , Tinghir, and we arrive to Todra, which is the highest, narrowest gorge in Morocco. Here we can walk into the valley, and after lunch in the gorge we will continue to the Dades valley, where we can enjoy sand castles and also the rock formations called “monkey fingers”. We stay at dades gorges local hotel with dinner and breakfast.

Day 6: Dades Gorges – Ouarzazatte – Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech

Sahara Desert Tour continues and after breakfast we drive to Ouarzazate passing by the Thousand Kasbahs road. Stop in Kalaat Mgouna ,which is the center of the rose valley, where we can visit the local cooperative for roses. Then we will continue our private excursion from Morocco through the Ait Ben Haddou, local kasbah has been built by et Hami El Glaoui by the 19th century. We cross Tizi n’Tichka mountain pass at 2260m in the High Atlas. Then we continue to Marrakech where our tour ends.

Day 7: Marrakech – Casablanca city tour :

Today we will have a guided tour of Marrakech. You will explore the main attractions and monuments of the city, including the famous Jamma El Fna square, Kotubia mosque, souks, palaces, museums. We will also explore the new part of the city, called Gueliz, Menara Gardens and Marjolle. Then we will drive you to Casablanca where our tour ends.