12 days tour from Casablanca to desert, ideal tour to explore Morooc desert from Casablanca.
12 days tour from Casablanca to desert
Day 1: Casablanca – Marrakech
Arrival at CASABLANCA airport and exit towards Marrakech. Free time, dinner and accommodation in Hotel or Riad.
Day 2: Marrakech
Breakfast and visit to marrakech with a local guide, famous for its Djemaa el Fna square, which will occupy much of our time: a unique amalgam of scents, sounds, and sensations. The city also has plenty of places for those who wander and enjoy: the gardens of Majorelle, Menara, the Saadian tombs, walks by the medina or the Mellah (ancient Jewish quarter), the tour of the ramparts, the modern city (Gueliz) with their Western ways of life. Dinner and accommodation in Hotel or Riad.
Day 3: Marrakech – Telouat – Aït Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate
Departure after breakfast across the High Atlas by Tizi port in Tichka (2 260 m above sea level) then turn off on a track by visiting the Kasbah Telouet. Pass through Berber villages to reach the fortified of Ait ben Haddou, impressive kasbah village where they rolled films as Gladiator, Obelix, babel Sahara with Penélope Cruz… free time to have lunch in the village and continue towards OUARZAZATE. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
Day 4: Ouarzazate – Dades Valley
Breakfast and depart to visit the city of OUARZAZATE, considered the great door of the desert and place from which depart the big expeditions, highlights the Kasbah of Taourirt and Palace main of the Glaoui, the great Pasha of the South of Morocco, we continue towards the Valley of roses visit villages and cojemos a hint of 17 km visit nomados vivin caves reach DADES Gorge. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
Day 5: Valley of the Dades – Todra gorges – Merzouga (desert)
Breakfast and departure by a highway dotted with Kasbahs all different. After several stops, we arrive at one of the strong points of tourism in the South: the TODRA GORGES. The runway of the Todra River has formed a Gorge of vertical walls of enormous proportions and great beauty, is paradise for climbers and a unique place. We will continue our road to the South. Free lunch on the road and then into the desert to reach the impressive dunes of MERZOUGA, free time to climb the dunes and take advantage of the sunset, we expect a Berber drums show after dinner. Accommodation in hotel.
Day 6: Merzouga – Erg Chebbi – Merzouga
After breakfast, we surround ERG CHABBI, expansion of sandy desert where the great Dune in Morocco, of more than 200 meters of altitude, connecting track with part of the route followed by the former Paris-Dakar, with the mountains bordering Algeria’s background. Stop at the oasis of Tissardmin and continued until a nomadic settlement where we find out some secrets from his life and customs. Later stop at a vantage point where be able to contemplate the ERG CHEBBI altogether. Stop in Khamlia, people originally from Mali, where to relax with tea while enjoying a small concert of Gnawa music. Return to the shelter, food and we left camel in a path of time and media which will lead us to the foot of the great Dune, clothed by the beautiful sunset in the desert. We will sleep in a Haima in the heart of the desert under a spectacular blanket of stars.
Day 7: Merzouga – Rissani – dunes of Merzouga
We woke up before dawn to watch the sun rise. Return to the hostel in Dromedary. Shower and breakfast. Departure to RISSANI where we discover the desert region with isolated oases and the black desert. We will visit the Palmeraie of RISSANI with its ancient kasbahs and biggest market in the South of Morocco. In the evening, return to MERZOUGA to take advantage of all the calm of the desert. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 8: Merzouga – Midelt – Fez
After breakfast, we said goodbye to the desert and went to the North of the country by the Ziz Valley. Stop scheduled in MIDELT for alomorzar and then continue to FEZ, passing through IFRANE (the Swiss Moroccan) we arrived in FEZ Riad accommodation, within the medina.
Day 9: Fez
Breakfast and day to visit the city with local guide to the imperial city of FEZ with its numerous medersas, its tanneries and the famous Medina. Dinner at Riad accommodation.
Dia10: FES – Volubilis – Meknes
Breakfast and departure towards MEKNES. Visit the Imperial City with its famous gate, Bab El Mansour, mausoleum of Mulay Ismaïl and the basin of the Agdal. Possibility to discover the ruins of the Roman city of Volubilis located about thirty kilometers from the Holy City of Moulay Idriss and MEKNES any Moroccan pilgrimage centre. Dinner and overnight in Riyadh.
Day 11: Meknes – Rabat – Casablanca
Breakfast and departure road for CASABLANCA, visit the Capital of Morocco (RABAT) and arrival in the afternoon in CASABLANCA dinner and accommodation at hotel
Day 12: Casablanca
Breakfast and visit to the Hassan II mosque. At the scheduled time, transfer to the airport and end of our services.