7 Days Desert Tour from Tangier

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MOROCCO TRAVELLING TOURS AGENCY offers you a Magnificent 7 Days Desert Tour from Tangier ending in Marrakech

7 Days Desert Tour from Tangier Itinerary



Day 1 : Tangier – Chefchauen – Fes

On the first of the 7 days desert tour from tangier to Marrakech, the destination is the blue town Chefchouen after leaving Tangier. The journey continues toward Fez through the holy city of Moulay Idris. On our way, we will stop to visit Volubilis which is the most important ruins of the Roman Empire in Morocco. After having lunch, we will head to Meknes (The Versailles of Morocco) where we visit some interesting monuments. After we arrive at Fez, you will check-in to a hotel where you’ll spend the overnight.

 Day 2 : Explore Fes

On the second day, the tour proceeds with a local guide to explore Fez after you eat your breakfast at the hotel. The program will be visiting the novel city of Fez (Fez El-Jadid) where the Jewish quarter is (El Mellah). During the journey, you’ll visit the Royal Palace which contains seven gates. It is considered an astonishing model of modern restoration. After that, we will drive along the Ramparts enjoying ceramics. In Fez El Bali (the old city), you will enjoy strolling through the authentic city that returns to the 12th-century. It is the first established imperial city in Morocco. The foundation of Fez was in the 8th-century by Moulay Idriss the 1st and his son Moulay Idriss the 2nd. At a local café or restaurant, you will have tea or coffee while you are enjoying the fascinating view of the entire city. The overnight will be spent at the hotel.

Day 3 : Fes – Midelt  – Merzouga Desert

On this day, we leave Fez toward the Merzouga desert. On our journey, we will travel through the panoramic range of the Atlas Mountains. On the way, we will stop at Cedar Forest which lies in the Middle Atlas Mountains, Azrou which is known as a handicraft center. In Midelt, the capital of apples, you will have lunch. On your way, you will visit Erfoud, where the interesting work-shops fossils, and Rissani which is famous for its large souks. In a nomad tent Erg Chebbi Merzouga’s desert, you will have dinner and spend the overnight.

Day 4 : Merzouga Desert

You will enjoy the mysterious sunrise over the sand dunes after you get up in the early morning. After having breakfast, the tour continues to explore the magical sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. After having lunch in a nomadic tent, you will one of the nomad families to have a Saharan mint tea with them and observe they're interesting lifestyle. After coming back to the hotel by a 4wd, you will enjoy a warm Hammam (bath).

Day 5 : Merzouga – Dades Valley

on the 5th day of your 7 days desert tour from tangier. The destination today will be Dades Valley (a series of rugged gorges lined along the Dades River) after the unforgettable experience in the Sahara Desert.  Before you reach Dades Valley, you will visit Gorges where most visitors enjoy hiking and explore the majestic sandcastles. The overnight will be spent at the hotel in Dades Valley.

Day 6 : Dades Valley – Marrakech

on the 6th day of your 7 days desert tour from tangier To Marrakech, you will travel through Kasbah Tourirt and Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou which has served as a location to film many movies like Lawrence of Arabia and Jesus of Nazerth. On your way, you will cross the pass of Tizi N’Tichka, which is 2260m high over the High Atlas, and appreciate the fascinating panoramic of the range the Atlas Mountains. In Marrakech, you will spend the overnight.

Day 7 : Explore Marrakech

The seventh day of the 7 days desert tour from tangier, will be dedicated to exploring the sightseeing of Marrakech. It is one of the four imperial cities in Morocco. During your journey, you will visit Majorelle Gardens, Bahia Palace (a 19th-century monument), and Saadian Tombs which return to the 17th-century. You will also explore the Koutoubia Mosque which is one of the largest mosques in Morocco and Africa. Jamaae El Fnaa is what you will visit in the evening.  Local people and tourists share this place for entertainment. They can, for example, enjoy watching Gnoua dancers listen to the story tellers, pass by water sellers. The end of your 7 days desert tour from tangier! Bislama.

WHAT IS INCLUDING IN THIS 7 DAYS DESERT TOUR FROM TANGIER

  • Pick up from hotel
  • Transport in A/C vehicle for a private tour
  • Experienced English/Spanish speaking driver/guide.
  • All accommodation in hotels/riads
  • All Breakfasts/dinners as per itinerary
  • Camel ride in Sahara desert
  • Accommodation in desert camp
  • Drop off at your hotel

NOT INCLUDED in  7-Days Desert tour from Tangier

  • Lunches and drinks
  • Anything extra, tips

    TripAdvisor

    star rating  My partner and I loved our 6d/5n private-tour from Marrakech to Fes; it truly was a great succes, and we owe this also to Morocco First Gate. Positives: ... read more

    Emilio C
    March 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  Just got back from Morocco. What a great trip! We visited Marrakesh, Essaouira and the desert of Marrakesh.
    We had a guide for each city and... read more

    gbrocksm
    February 17, 2020

    star rating  Mahmoud was our driver for 10 days in Morocco. But he was more than an excellent driver. He shared so much interesting information about Morocco, found some great restaurants for... read more

    K6491GDdianed
    February 14, 2020

    star rating  Very pleasant tour. The guides Sala and driver Abdel were very friendly, explicative and detailed in every explanation of each of the seeings. I strongly recommend them plus transportarion vehicles... read more

    MarcosL2179
    February 9, 2020