4 Days Desert Tour from Tangier to Marrakech
- Tour Code: T566-1
- Level: Standard
- Type: Private tour
- Duration: 4 days
- Start city: Tangier
- End city: Marrakech
Embark on a 4 Days journey From Tangier to Marrakech. Discover the blue pearl of the Rif mountains, Chefchaouen. Wander through the narrow alleys of the medieval Fes , ride a camel and glamp in the Sahara Desert under an endless canopy of stars. Hike in the Todgha and the Dades gorges and visit the UNESCO world heritage site of Ait Benhhadou Ksar. Enjoy the scenic high Atlasmountains and end up your memorable tour in Marrakech.
Day 1 : Tangier, Chefchaouen, Fes (323 KM)
Day 2: Fes, Ifrane, Merzouga (459 KM)
Day 3: Merzouga, Todgha Gorges, Dades valley (252 KM)
Day 4: Dades valley, Rose Valley, Ait-ben-Haddou Ksar, Marrakech (340 KM)
During the first day of your private Morocco tour from Tangier to Marrakech we will meet you in the port / airport or your hotel and drive through the Rif mountains and Tetouan city to enjoy the views of the beautiful mountains till we get to the blue city, Chefchaouen that we will visit. Its Medina has a Spanish-style square surrounded by many funky arts and crafts stores, roof-top restaurants and cafes where you can enjoy lunch before we continue our way to Fes where we will spend the night. Overnight in Fes including bed and breakfast.
In the morning we’ll drive toward the Sahara desert, our first stop will be in Ifrane, known as Little Switzerland. Then we’ll continue through the Cedar Forest where, with luck you’ll see monkeys. Nextwe’ll head to Midelt where you can enjoy your lunch. Continuing the road through the Middle Atlas Mountains and observe the nomads that live there. We continue the drive through the scenic Ziz Valley that is surrounded with palm trees stopping at scenic views along the way. After that we will head to the final station Sahara desert where you will have your camels waiting you. Overnight in Luxury Desert Camp including dinner and breakfast
In the morning, your camel guide will awaken you to enjoy the spectacular sunrise over the sand dunes. This experience is considered one of the trip’s highlights.After your breakfast in the middle of the Sahara dunes, you’ll ride your camels back to the village of Merzouga. Then we will start our journey driving to the Dades Valley via the Todghra Valley and Gorges where we will stop for pictures of the kasbahs built by jews. You’ll have a chance to walk through the stunning Todghra Gorges before carrying on to the Dades Valley. Overnight in Dades valley including dinner and breakfast.
After breakfast at your hotel, we’ll drive to Marrakech via the Dades Valley again, with its dramatic rock formations and ancient kasbahs, and then on to the Rose Valley, known for its damask roses that are harvested in April. Continuing on our journey, we’ll head to Ouarzazate, known as African Hollywood, where you can see the Taourirt kasbah and tour the movie studios.We’ll then continue on to a UNESCO Heritage site, the Ait ben Haddou Ksar, the largest ksar in Morocco where movies like The Gladiator, Lawrence of Arabia and The Jewel of the Nile were filmed.Then we carry on to Marrakech through the Tichka Pass, one of the highest mountains in Morocco. Arriving in Marrakech by the afternoon.
Meals : Breakfast