Morocco Desert Tour

10 Days Tour From Casablanca To Merzouga

Casablanca To Merzouga Sahara Desert

10 Days From Casablanca - To Merzouga

10 Days Tours From Casablanca To Merzouga
Morocco Desert Tour
Morocco Desert Tour
Morocco Desert Tour
Morocco Desert Tour
Morocco Desert Tour

10 Days Tour From Casablanca To Merzouga

The 10 days and 9 nights trip in the Merzouga desert is a condensed experience that allows the traveler to enjoy a large part of the landscapes, geography and lifestyles of Morocco. The tour takes you from the metropolitan city of Marrakech to the Berber villages situated in the foothills of the mountains along the Atlas Mountains, where the mountains change color and shape frequently, renewing every corner of the road. by the eyes. The path continues through beautiful little oases before reaching the huge palm grove of the Ziz Valley. Once in Merzouga, the visit includes a camel ride of about 40 minutes during a majestic sunset to reach the nomadic tents in the camp, behind the hills. On the way back on the second day of the Merzouga circuit, you will have the opportunity to visit many attractions on the road, including the magnificent kasbahs of Ouarzazate and Ait Ben Haddou, Merzouga El Valle de Ziz

THE BEST OPTION FOR OUR HOLIDAYS IN MARRAKECH

We booked the 10 days of the Merzouga circuit through the desert and the route that our Morocco fell in love with thanks to its impassivity and the great experience we shared together. His knowledge and experience in the tourism industry are the perfect companions for the road. It was the best option for our vacation in Ouarzazate to Merzouga!

10 Days From Casablanca to Merzouga

Day 1: Arrival in Casablanca.
10 Days Casablanca to Merzouga

At the estimated time, picked up by our guide at the Casablanca airport. We leave for the economic capital of Morocco to visit its famous Hassan II mosque and if time allows we can visit more interesting places such as the Courniche, the Plaza de las Palomas ... etc. Dinner and accommodation in hotel.

Day 2: Casablanca - Rabat - Souk Larbaa - Ouazane - Chefchaouen
10 Days Casablanca to Merzouga

Then we will leave for Rabat. Visit to its main monuments: Alcazaba de los Oudaias, the Mausoleum of Mohammed V and the Hassan Tower. Later we will arrive at our destination Chefchaouen or Chaouen as many call it, located in the only intercontinental natural park declared a natural reserve of the biosphere. It is a town hanging on the mountain painted in white and blue, populated by wise, friendly and respectful people, and that offers the visitor beautiful urban settings, precious samples of local crafts, and a peace and serenity that today is difficult to find. . Accommodation in Riyadh.

Day 3: Free Day in Chefchaouen
8 Days Casablanca to Merzouga

We will spend a whole day discovering Chaouen or Xauen, a mountain town in the heart of the Rif, noted for its Andalusian architecture of whitewashed houses and indigo blue. We will visit the medina to know its historical-cultural heritage, and we will enjoy its light, its streets, its picturesque square of Uta el Hammam, the Rass-el Maa Waterfall and of course, the color of its shops full of crafts ... etc and Maybe have a mint tea on the terrace of a cafe, watching people come and go relaxed, or get lost in the medina and talk with its people, children ... there are so many options.

Day 4: Chefchaouen - Volubilis - Meknes - Fez
8 Days Casablanca to Merzouga

We leave the rich world of Chefchaouen and head towards Fez, the first of the imperial cities that is proud to host one of the oldest universities in the world. On the way we will visit the Roman ruins of Volubilis, very well preserved Later we will arrive at our destination which is Meknes visit of the city including El Hdim plaza, Bab El Mansour, the huge gate that is the entrance to the old city and the Jewish quarter, the royal granaries and the city wall. We will continue to Fez. accommodation in a traditional riad within the historic part of the city.

Day 5: Visit Fez
10 Days Casablanca to Merzouga

After a rich breakfast in the Riad, we begin our guided tour of the new part of the city of Fez, where we approach the royal palace, Jewish quarter (Mellah), then we will go to a viewpoint where we can observe all the Medina from the South Tower and the many Mosques. Then we will have to walk through the medina, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Its labyrinthine alleys structured by guilds of potters, dyers, ... etc, the bustle of its people will transport you centuries ago. We will notice that it is a medieval city and that time has stopped at the clock ‘’ Magana Bounania ’’ 1200 years after its construction. A marvel! accommodation in Riyadh.

Day 6: Fez - Ifrane - Cedar Forest - Ziz Valley - Merzouga Desert - Night in Haimas
10 Days Casablanca to Merzouga

Pick up at the hotel or Riad where they are staying in Fez at 8 am and we head south to cross the Middle Atlas Mountains until we reach Ifrane, called "the little Moroccan Switzerland" for its great resemblance to that country. One of the animals that formerly inhabited here was the Atlas lion, which is why it has become the symbol of the city and to which a stone statue has been dedicated in the center of it. We will take the opportunity to take some photos. We will cross the famous cedar forests and we will be able to admire the Great Gouraud Cedar, the largest thousand-year-old cedar in the region and also feed the hundreds of Gibraltar monkeys that inhabit the area. Lunch in Midélt or Rich and in the afternoon we will pass through the Ziz Valley. More than 20km of palm grove and 10 million palm trees make it one of the largest in the world. Arrival in the desert of Merzouga and we leave in a caravan of dromedaries to enter the heart of the dunes and contemplate an unforgettable sunset. We will arrive with the dromedaries at the camp where we will stay in Haimas ‘’ Tents made with dromedary hair ‘’ like those used by desert nomads. Dinner and night in haimas in the heart of the desert under a spectacular blanket of stars.

Day 7: Merzouga Desert - Rissani Market - Todra Gorges - Dades Gorges
10 Days Casablanca to Merzouga

'' Appointment with the Dawn '' since they are in the desert it is advisable to get up early to walk to the highest dune that is around the camp to enjoy the sunrise and this relaxing landscape that nature offers us , we will return in dromedaries to the town of Merzouga. After a delicious breakfast, we have to say goodbye to the desert and we will leave for Rissani where we will visit its market (if we are lucky and it is one of the Market days: Tuesday, Thursday or Sunday). We will continue the road to Erfoud where there is also the possibility of visiting the fossilized marble factory before continuing towards the palm groves of Touroug and Tinjdad. 1 hour later we will arrive at one of the strongest points of the High Atlas: The Todra Gorges. The channel of the Todra River has formed a gorge of vertical walls of enormous proportions and of great beauty; it is a climber's paradise and a unique place. Lunch at the site and a half hour walk would be recommended to enjoy the Gorges in detail. Later we will continue to the Dadès Valley, also known as the Fig Valley, passing through Boumalne Dadés, we will stop at the ‘’ monkey feet ‘’ Dinner and night in the Dades Gorges.

Day 08: Dades Gorges - Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou - Ouarzazate - High Atlas - Marrakech
10 Days Casablanca to Merzouga

After having breakfast, we can enjoy one of the best views of the Dadés Valley. We will do it from one of the most strategic places that the mountains offer us. From there we will be able to observe the amount of kasbah that there are and the picturesqueness of each one of them, then exit towards a road dotted with various Kasbah of great interest. After several stops to enjoy the route of the Thousand Kasbah, the Valley of the Roses and the great palm grove of Skoura, we will arrive in Ouarzazate and visit the kasbah of Taourirt, the former residence of the Glaoui or pasha of Marrakech, Film Studios and Museum of the Cinema if you are interested. We will also go to the fortified village of Ait Ben Haddou, where we will visit its famous Kasbah (Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986). In this spectacular setting, several famous films have been shot such as Gladiator, Obelix, Sahara with Penélope Cruz ... etc. Lunch in the village and in the afternoon we will depart for Marrakech crossing the mountain pass of Tizi Ntichka with stops to take photos. Here we will leave behind the lunar landscape that will give way to the predominant colors green, ocher ... etc. Arrival in Marrakech around 6pm or so, transfer to the hotel and end of our services.

Day 09: Marrakech - Marrakech
10 Days Casablanca to Merzouga

Visit the city of Marrakech with its old medina, its main historical monuments (tombs and mosques), its kasbahs, its famous Jemaa El fna square ... We will realize that Morocco is the capital of tourism by the number of visitors foreigners or nationals that we meet on its streets.

Day 10: Marrakech - Casablanca
10 Days Casablanca to Merzouga

At 8:30 in the morning Quiet departure to the airport in Casablanca two and a half hours drive from Marrakech and transfer to the airport and end of the trip and our services.

Tours From Casablanca

Travel to the imperial cities from Casablanca, including the High Atlas Mountains, fjords, valleys and the Sahara Desert.