12 Days Morocco Trip Discover from Fez
Day 1: Airport - Fes
After picking it up at the airport we will visit Medina de Fez, from there we will go to the city. Fez is one of the oldest imperial cities in the history of Morocco, founded in the 8th century. The medina is from the 13th century, with its artisans grouped by streets. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Fes- Volubulis - Meknes - Fes
We will walk around Fez to enjoy its brilliant architectures, its fabulous medina and its historical monuments. Fez is, in fact, the cultural capital of Morocco. In the afternoon, you are free to walk on your own.
Day 3: Fes - Erg Chebbi
After breakfast we will head towards the desert, in our way we will cross a forest of cedars, Midelt harbor, Errachidia deposit, the beauty of the landscape of the Ziz valley, the city of Erfoud also known as "the door of the desert". We will see sunset in Borj d'Est, this peak is above the city so it offers magnificent views. Then we will drive until we reach the dunes of Erg Chebbi, where we will spend the night.
Day 4: Erg Chebbi - Desert Trip
After breakfast we will take a look through the dunes. We will visit both oasis of Merzouga, the nomads in Haimas, the village of Khamlia (village of black), MIFISS mines, the desert plateau and TISSARDMINE oasis. We will return to our accommodation by 3, later we will ride on the camels to watch the sunset in the dunes, we will spend the night in a wild oasis two hours from our position, in the heart of the dunes. We will sleep in "jaimas". A magical night !.
Day 5: Merzouga - Gorges of Todra - Gorges of Dades
We will leave the dunes behind and head towards Erfoud in order to reach Tinghir where we will visit the "Fougartas", an old 15th century sewer system. We will also take a look at the palm grove of Tinghir, after which we will reach the Todra Gorges where we will rest and eat. Next, we will walk through the city and the Boumalne Dades valley to reach the Dades gorges. There, the river has eroded the rocks to create a beautiful landscape. Dinner and overnight in a charming five-star hotel.
Day 6: Dades - Boutaghrart - Skoura - Ouarzazate
we will start riding in the morning on the road that leads to the valley of roses and the magnificent Berber village of Boutghrart where we will have tea with a local family. We are going to go along the thousand casbahs route. Along this route we will stop to see some casbahs, landscapes, valleys, nomads that live in caves ... We will arrive to Skoura and then head towards Ait Benhaddou casbah where many films were filmed (Obelix, Gladiator, Sahara ...). Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 7: Ait Benhaddou - Telouet - Marrakech
We are going to go to the wonderful kasbah of Ait Behadou where Lawrence of Arabia was filmed among others. Another one we are going to visit is the Telouet. At the end of the afternoon we will be back in Marrakech crossing the port of Tizi n'Tichka (2260 meters), with its beautiful landscapes. We will spend the night in a Riad in Marrakech.
Day 8: Marrakech
We will walk around Marrakech and its main historical monuments, the old medina, tombs and mosques, the kasbahs or the famous Jemaa El Fna square. We will understand why it is said that Morocco is a tourist capital. We will spend the night in the same Riad.
Day 9: Marrakech - Essaouira
We will start in the morning traveling from Marrakech to Essaouira in about 2 and a half hours of travel. We are not going to enter the wooden craft museum, located in an old palace. There is a watchtower and Skala from the harbor. From this port we will look towards the coast, the islands and the city. the Navy Gate is used to merge the city and the port, and there are auctions to buy fresh fish. The narrow streets of the Medina show a large number of artisans who work with jewelry, wood ... They settle under the bastions of the city. At the top, there are some Spanish cannons from the 16th and 17th centuries. We will return to Marrakech to spend the night in the same riad as the previous two nights.
Day 10: Essaouira - Casablanca
We will leave Marrakech for Casablanca. We are going to visit the mosque of Hassan II, the medina and the new parts of the city. We will spend the night in a hotel.
Day 11: Casablanca - Rabat - Meknes
After breakfast, departure to Rabat. The city of Meknes reached its golden age thanks to Sultan Mulay Ismail. There is a Roman city, known as Volubilis, 27 kms from Meknes. We will walk through the Roman city, after the visit we will arrive in Meknes. We're not going for a walk in the city, we're going to the tomb of Moulay Ismail, square El Hedime and Bab Mansour. We will spend the night in a hotel.
Day 12: Meknes - Fes
We will accompany you to the airport.
- Airport transfer Marrakech
- Off-road vehicles 4x4
- Guide and drivers
- Half-board hotels (breakfast and dinner)
- Evening in bivouac with dinner and breakfast.
Does not include
- Lunch at midday