Featuring an exciting mix of culture and history, this complete 7 Days Desert Tour To Chefchaouen And Fes From Marrakech covers highlights of Morocco's historic Imperial cities, Meknes, Fes, Rabat, and Marrakech with additional time dedicated to Chefchaouen. Admire the intricate beauty of Arabic architecture as you visit important mosques, historic gates, and other significant landmarks. In between, ride a camel into the Sahara, experience the overpowering beauty of Moroccan nature by camping in the Sahara Desert and visit old kasbahs.
Day 1: Marrakesh – Tizi-n-Tichka pass – Ouarzazate – Dades Gorge
Our Private driver will come to meet you in your accommodation ( Riad or hotel ) to start the trip by crossing the High Atlas Mountains through Tizi N-Tichka (2260 m). stop in some panoramic views to see the beauty of this Road. countinue the way to go to visit the Kasbah's Ait Ben Haddou that Located in the foothills on the southern slopes of the High Atlas in the Province of Ouarzazate, the Kasbah's site of Ait-Ben-Haddou is the most famous ksar in the Ounila Valley. The Ksar of Aït-Ben-Haddou is a striking example of southern Moroccan architecture. The ksar is a mainly collective grouping of dwellings. Inside the defensive walls which are reinforced by angle towers and pierced with a baffle gate, houses crowd together – some modest, others resembling small urban castles with their high angle towers and upper sections decorated with motifs in clay brick – but there are also buildings and community areas. and it is registered by UNESCO World Heritage Centre, After discovering you will Get Lunch in Ait Ben Haddou. After lunch, we Take our road by crossing Ouarzazate, to Visit the cinema studio's (Optional) then countinue to arrive Kelaat M'gouna, the capital of the roses. and In the evening we will arrive to Dades. Overnight stay at hotel/kasbah at Dades.
Day 2: Dades Gorge – Todra Gorge – Rissani – Merzouga desert
Here, we’ll continue our tour by 4×4 and visit to Todra Gorge, a colorful narrow canyon famous for outdoor lovers. Then we’ll drive through the Ziz Valley to reach Erfoud, an oasis town known as the gate to the Sahara desert and recognized for its unique fossils. There we can visit a local factory which produces artisans and house decor made from fossils, there is also a local shop where you may purchase such items as souvenirs. From there we’ll continue to Rissani, where we’ll visit the local souk and then drive towards the desert to reach Merzouga. Arriving at a checkpoint we leave the vehicle and begin our camel ride into the desert dunes, accompanied by experienced guides, arriving at the Merzouga Desert Camp where we’ll stay overnight in Berbere tents. This spectacular night will be rendered unforgettable with a unique and traditional starlit Berbere dinner topped off by tribal music around a desert campfire.
Day 3: Merzouga desert
This day will be spent exploring the Merzouga desert. You’ll get a chance to “do your own thing”, with the option of camel trekking, or exploring via the comfort of a 4×4. We’ll also visit the Khamlia village famous for its traditional music. We simply can’t miss the opportunity of appreciating the sunset behind the dunes of the bewildering Sahara desert. Overnight at a local riad.
Day 4: Merzouga – Midelt – Fes
After fetching an early start to watch the sunrise in the desert, we’ll ride camelback to a nearby local hotel where you’ll get a chance to freshen up. After breakfast, at the hotel, we’ll drive through Rissani and Erfoud until we reach Midelt in the Atlas Mountains. There, we can stop for lunch before driving to Fes where we’ll stay overnight in a local hotel.
Day 5: Fes – Chefchaouen
We’ll start the day exploring the oldest city in Morocco, snaking through its alleys and narrow streets. Fes consists of three distinct parts; Fes el Bali (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) being the oldest of the three with more than 9000 narrow streets and alleys fortified by a large wall, Fes-Jdid “new Fez” (home of the Jewish quarter) and the “Ville Nouvelle”, the newest sector of Fez created during the French occupation. Later in the day, we’ll drive to Chefchaoune .where we’ll spend the night.
Day 6: Chefchaoun – Rabat - Casablanca
Today we visit the main attractions and monuments of Chefchaoune, before driving to your hotel in Marrakesh.
Day 7: Casablanca / Marrakech Airport transfer
Today its depends on your flight and we will transfer you to the airport where our service will end.