14 days morocco desert tour from marrakech

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3 Years

From 1500 $

Amazing Experience 14 Days MOROCCO Desert TOUR (14DAYS/13NIGHTS)

Throughout this 14 Days Morocco Desert tour from Marrakech you will have the opportunity to go through the imperial cities of our beautiful Morocco as well as the Sahara desert including a one of a kind exotic and spiritual experience awaiting you by the end of your trip and makes us thrilled to share it with you.

Your desert journey includes camel trekking as well.

You will have fourteen days with our companionship to discover the most possible about Morocco and live one amazing travelling experience.

You will learn more about it by going through the detailed itinerary we have here for you.

We assure you the most experienced, friendly and multi languages speaking drivers and guides throughout the entire tour.

We also assure you the most comfortable vehicles you can find in the market to ensure your total comfort and safety.

Your tour will include the following cities:

(Casablanca – Rabat – Meknes – Fes – Sefrou/El Bhalil – The Middle Atlas – Erfoud – Rissani – Merzouga– Sekoura – Dades Valley – Ouarzazat – Marrakech)

Description

This is a desert-inclusive tour and can be customised however you wish; if you need to shorten or lengthen your stay, please let us know and we will try our best to accommodate your needs. Compass set and camera at the ready, our comprehensive tour offers you a packed itinerary showcasing a bedazzling variety of cities, mountains, seascapes, and deserts to the north and south of Morocco.

Throughout this Morocco tour from Marrakech, you’ll cover a lot of ground. We guarantee thrilling experiences and unique cultural exchanges as you journey through all of Morocco’s impressive imperial cities: Marrakech, Fes, Rabat, and Meknes. However, outside of the cities, we will also show you a completely different experience as we showcase Morocco’s incredible natural environment, including the immutable Moroccan Saharan desert. If this adventurous aspect of the tour is particularly appealing to you, you may like to browse our comprehensive range of Morocco adventure tours.

On this Unveiling Morocco tour, you will visit ancient towns, the Kasbah-lined Dades Valley, and you will enjoy a two-night stay in the Sahara with one night in a desert hotel at Merzouga and one night in a deluxe desert camp at the Erg Chebbi Dune sets. This experience will provide you with plenty of opportunities to experience Morocco’s rich and diverse cultural heritage and its southern hospitality.

You will notice how opulent and atmospheric many of the accommodations are throughout this Morocco tour. You will have the opportunity to appreciate troves of incredible Moorish architecture, sandcastle Berber Kasbahs, epic mountains, and mighty palm oases. The Atlantic and Mediterranean coastline with its myriad of sights and sounds. The ochre sands of the towering Erg Chebbi dunes await you on this considered 14-day Morocco tour.

Highlights

  • Discover the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis
  • Navigate the maze-like medieval streets of Fes
  • Roam around the Historical city Essaouira
  • Wander the quiet, blue-washed streets of Chefchaouen
  • Determine the Old Medina of the Red City Marrakech
  • Ride a camel into the shifting sands of the Sahara
  • Explore markets and souks during your tour around the road of 1000 Kasbah

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival To Marrakesh – Transfer to the Hotel

This 14 Days Tour From Marrakech start in Marrakech, therefore Our driver will greet you at the airport, depending on the time of your arrival, in addition to transfer you to your accommodation, after that you’ll have the day to relax, explore the main square Jemaa el Fnaa and the souks.

Day 2: Full Day To Visit Marrakesh 

Private Guided Tour of Marrakesh. In addition to visit the Medina with an official guide. However, You will see the famous Mosque of Koutoubia, the Medina and its souks. In other words explore more of Marrakesh’s secrets: Ali Ben Youssef Koranic school, the Saadian the Bahia Palace and Majorelle Gardens… After that toward your accommodation in the Riad inside the old Medina.

Day 3: Marrakesh – Essaouira

We will start our day trip,  from Marrakesh to Essaouira in the Morning. The departure will be after breakfast, this city is situated on the Atlantic coast. Therefore Essaouira has a steady year-round temperature in the C20’s, the incredible golden beach popular with windsurfers, Famous fresh grilled seafood is served at the port. However the medina contain thuja wood carvers and silver craft that work under the old Portuguese ramparts,  guarding the city against the sea. In other words Essaouira is One of the most charming walk-able medinas in all of Morocco. Recommended year round, especially in summer when it makes a nice relief from Marrakech heat… Overnight in Essaouira.

Day 4: Essaouira – Safi – El Oualidia

Our 14 Days Tour From Marrakech continues to Oualidia. Stop in Safi, a previous Portuguese occupied town, known as the center of sardine exports. In other words Safi is the well-known for pottery. Arrive in Oualidia, a small seaside village with a protected lagoon, estuary, and the wild Atlantic Ocean all right on your doorstep. Walking, bird-watching (Oualidia is at the center of Morocco’s richest bird habitat,  particularly in Spring and Autumn).  Therefore Fishing,  swimming,  kayaking,  kite surfing, and surfing are just some of the activities you can enjoy in Oualidia.

Day 5 : Oualidia – Jadida – Casablanca – Rabat 

On the way to Rabat the capital of Morocco from Oualidia in addition to Continue our journey through the Atlantic Coast, in addition to get to El Jadida, a small port city, formerly controlled by the Portuguese, Therefore its a UNESCO World Heritage site, after that we stop in Casablanca to visit Mohammed V square and the impressive mosque of Hassan II, after that explore the Imperial City of Rabat, including (the ramparts and walls surrounding the Royal Palace), the majestic Mohammed V Mausoleum, the Hassan Tower, and the Oudaya Kasbah, in other words an Overlooking Atlantic Ocean which offer fabulous views, as well as being home to Moroccan artisan galleries.

 Day 6: Rabat – Asilah – Tangier (North Of Morocco)

Continuing to Tangier,  along the stunning coastal road to visit Asilah, a beautiful town with its whitewashed houses, blue walls and doors, and many murals. Then Tangier, in other words the gateway to Africa from Europe, it has always been an international melting pot. However, once arriving check to your accommodation after that a tour of Tangier to explore the bustling medina, and city surrounds, to enjoy a stunning visit to where the Mediterranean and Atlantic ocean meet.

Day 7: Tangier – Rif Mountains – Chefchaouen

Depart from Tangier in addition to get to the enchanting mountain of Chefchaouen,  passing through the green valleys of the Rif Mountains. Chefchaouen in other words the famous vivid blue-rinsed houses for both tourists and Moroccans, Explore the winding lanes and narrow alleys which are home to numerous souks. Offering gastronomy and artisan works, such as woolen items, intricate embroidery. Natural Goats cheese farm made and only found in the north of Morocco. Relax in the square, visit a local farm or hike in the nearby parks.

 Day 8: Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknes – Fez

After your breakfast in the riad, our 14 Days Tour From Marrakech journey will start with a scenic drive that will take us high in the Rif Mountains,  through the fertile agricultural hills to the Roman Ruins of Volubilis, an open-air museum a relaxed way of envisaging an important part of Moroccan history. After that We will shift our way to Meknes, the fourth imperial city of Morocco and the 17th-century heritage. Stop for lunch and hang around the historical huge walls of the medina.  After launch, we take a tour to Bab el Mansour and enjoy a visit of Moulay Ismail’s shrine . after the visit of Meknes we will drive directly to Fes where you will spend the night.

  Day 9: A Full Day To Explore Fez

The intellectual capital of Fez,  which was considered Mecca of the west and Athena of Africa. The biggest city of the country after Casablanca with a population of approximately 1 million, This city is a former capital and one of the country’s four imperial cities. Your cultural and historic tour will take you through the 2000-years-old living medina, with the never-ending labyrinth of narrow lanes which are full of markets and souks, craftsmen, ancient trades,  donkeys and mules transporting their loads.  Visit the Attarine and Bou Anania Medersas (Islamic universities), the Nejjarine fountain, the Moulay Idriss Mausoleum and the Karaouine Mosque.  Finish your tour with a visit to Fes Jdid, and the revered Merenid Tombs for a spectacular panoramic view of Fez. Overnight in Fez.

Day 10: Fez – Ifrane – Azrou – Midelt – Ziz Gorges – Erfoud – Rissani – Merzouga

Leaving Fez and going to Merzouga, passing through Ifrane and crossing the cedar forests of Azrou where the wild monkeys are located, it will be a good opportunity to take photos of the Moroccan forest. Lunch in a small Berber village of Zaida. Continuing the way through the Atlas Mountains enjoying the landscapes of Medilt, to arrive at the small town of Erfoud in which we’ll feel the beginning of the Saharan oasis of Tafilalet, to arrive to Merzouga where we will spend the night in a hotel.

Day 11: Merzouga – Berber Families – Black Desert – Merzouga (Camel Ride & Night in Sahara) 

You’ll start your explorative desert journey of the area. Visiting the village of Khamlia, originally slaves from Sudan to experience their music and lifestyle, after that we visit the lake of Merzouga, known for many different bird, including flamingos… You may also like to visit the nomad warehouse where many Berber handicrafts that are priced lower than in big cities. On the afternoon you start you camel trekking adventure guided by an experienced Camel man, to explore inside the mysterious sand-sea of the Erg-Chebbi. You’ll spend your first night under the stars, or if you prefer, in a traditional Berber nomad tent. Dinner will be served at the Camp where you will spend the night. Dinner and Breakfast.

Day 12: Merzouga – Erfoud – Jorf – Todra Gorges – Dades

Early in the morning, its time to enjoy the sunrise on the top of the dune in the Sahara Desert then have your breakfast. After these beautiful moments, you will ride your camel back to the hotel where you can shower. We depart towards Tineghir,  passing by Erfoud and Tinejdad. Have a break for lunch. In the afternoon, we will continue to Todra gorges via Tineghir. Stopping along the way for photos and admiring the views. Arrival to Todra Gorges to enjoy the marvelous Canyons views hiking on foot. Later on, we drive to Boumalne Dades, stopping for the panoramic view of Dades valley.

Day 13: Dades Gorges – Ouarzazate – the High Atlas Mountains

Tour continue to Ouarzazate via Skoura. Stopping for a panoramic view of the Taourirt Kasbah, then another photo stop near the Atlas Film Studios. After that, you will visit the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, stop for lunch in a local restaurant on the way to Marrakech. Then in the Afternoon, we will drive to Marrakech over the mountains of high Atlas,  passing through the Tizi N’tichka pass (2260m in altitude).

Day 14: Marrakesh – Airport

Transfer from the hotel to the airport, end of the 14 Days Tour From Marrakech .

Included in this 14 Days Grand Morocco Tour From Marrakech

Private Professional  driver for 14 days

Private A/C 4×4 vehicle and fuel

Private guide fee in Marrakech

Private guide fee in Fes

Private guide fee in Safi

Private guide fee in Rabat

Desert adventure tour

Camel guide fee

Camel trekking at several points in the tour

An optional informal sand boarding experience

All accommodation

All breakfasts

Dinners in Small Cities

Services NOT included

Flights

Lunches

Dinner in big cities

Entrance fees

Optional hammam (bath/sauna) experience

Personal drinks and snacks

Gratuities (at your own discretion)

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14 days morocco desert tour from marrakech

    TripAdvisor

    star rating  Fantastic tour!!
    I took the tour with my wife as part of out honey moon, and It’s hard to express with words what a fantastic experience we had. ... read more

    alexsL965UC
    February 3, 2020

    star rating  We had a whirlwind tour from Marrakech to fez seeing magical sights, meeting local artisans, enjoyed Moroccan cuisine and swaying along to the music we found along the way with... read more

    Take me somewhere new
    February 1, 2020

    star rating  We had many good guides but our driver Mahmoud was the best. He was kind, considerate, funny and entertaining. I would recommend him to anyone who is interested... read more

    carolhM6160FZ
    February 18, 2020

    star rating  I can’t say enough about this experience. These guys are just the most beautiful people you will ever meet. And they were complete professionals, totally focused on making sure we... read more

    DevonAndOn
    June 7, 2020

    star rating  We had many good guides but our driver Mahmoud was the best. He was kind, considerate, funny and entertaining. I would recommend him to anyone who is interested... read more

    Carol H
    February 1, 2020