8 Days tour from Tangier to Marrakech
Get on an unforgettable 8 days journey through Morocco, starting from Tangier Port and concluding in Marrakech. Explore the charming blue-washed village of Chefchaouen, stroll through the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis, and discover the cultural wonders of Fes. Experience the magic of the Sahara Desert with a night in a desert camp in Merzouga.
Marvel at the stunning Toudgha Gorges and Dades Valley, and pass through the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou. Finally, immerse yourself in the vibrant city of Marrakech, visiting iconic landmarks and exploring the bustling souks. This itinerary showcases the best of Morocco’s natural beauty, rich history, and captivating culture.
Highlights of the 8-day itinerary in Morocco:
- Chefchaouen: Explore the picturesque blue-washed village nestled in the Rif Mountains, known for its charming streets and Andalusian influence.
- Volubilis: Visit the ancient Roman ruins and delve into the fascinating history of this archaeological site, offering a glimpse into Morocco’s past.
- Fes: Discover the oldest city in Morocco, with its labyrinthine medina, vibrant souks, and notable sites such as Al Qaraouine University and the Tanneries.
- Merzouga Desert Camp: Experience the magic of the Sahara Desert with a camel ride and spend a memorable night in a desert camp, enjoying Berber music and cuisine.
- Toudgha Gorges: Marvel at the breathtaking natural beauty of the towering canyon walls and take a leisurely walk through this stunning geological wonder.
- Dades Valley: Immerse yourself in the scenic landscapes of this valley, known for its dramatic rock formations, fertile fields, and traditional Berber villages.
- Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou: Visit this UNESCO World Heritage site, a fortified city with stunning mud-brick architecture and a popular filming location for movies and TV shows.
- Marrakech: Explore the vibrant “Red City” and its iconic landmarks, including Majorelle Gardens, Koutoubia Tower, Saadian Tombs, and the bustling souks of the Medina.
Day 1: Tangier Port – Chefchaouen
Arrive at Tangier Port and embark on a scenic journey through the Rif Mountains to Chefchaouen. Explore the charming blue-washed village with its Andalusian influence. Spend the night in a comfortable Riad/Hotel with panoramic views of the surrounding nature.
Day 2: Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknes – Fes
After breakfast, head to Volubilis to discover the Roman ruins and delve into Moroccan history. Continue to Meknes, a UNESCO heritage site, and explore its medina and Bab el Mansour. Finally, arrive in Fes for an overnight stay.
Day 3: Fes (Guided Tour)
Embark on a guided tour of Fes, the oldest city in Morocco. Visit cultural and historical sites, including the Royal Palace, Jewish quarter, Al Qaraouine University, and the Tanneries. Enjoy a panoramic view of the Medina before returning to your Riad.
Day 4: Fes – Merzouga Desert Camp
Travel through scenic landscapes to Merzouga via Errachidia and Erfoud. Experience the changing scenery as you approach the desert. Enjoy a camel ride to a desert camp, where you’ll spend a magical night with Berber music and cuisine.
Day 5: Merzouga – Toudgha Gorges – Dades Valley
Witness a breathtaking sunrise over the Sahara dunes before returning to the hotel for breakfast. Journey through the Saghro Mountains, visit Todra Gorge, and reach the Dades Valley for dinner and accommodation.
Day 6: Dades Valley – Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech
Explore the “Thousand Kasbahs” route, capturing the beauty of the Rose Valley and Ouarzazate. Visit the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou before crossing the High Atlas Mountains, passing through Berber villages en route to Marrakech.
Day 7: Marrakech Sightseeing
Discover Marrakech’s fascinating landmarks, including Majorelle Gardens, Koutoubia Tower, Saadian Tombs, and Bahia Palace. Stroll through the vibrant souks and enjoy free time to explore the city at your own pace.
Day 8: Departure
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure.
Immerse yourself in Morocco’s captivating landscapes, historical treasures, and vibrant culture during this 8-day itinerary.
Please note that this itinerary is a suggested outline and can be customized to suit your preferences and needs.
- Transport by 4X4
- Driver & guide
- Hotel nights
The tour excludes
- Flight meal (lunch), drinks
- Fees for visiting the kasbahs and monuments
- Your last night in Marrakech
- Everything not mentioned above