10 Days Tour Casablanca Desert, visit morocco south from Casablanca, enjoy the camel treking in sand dunes of Merzouga, the end tour in casablanca
10 Days Tour Casablanca Desert
10 Days Tour Casablanca Desert, Arrival in the morning in Casablanca followed by a brief tour of this commercial capital of the city and largest port of Morocco then we’ll go to Rabat and check-in at your hotel. The evening’s sightseeing includes Medina (old city) with its stone and washed white buildings with large dark wood nailed doors; the Hassan tower, whose intricate stonework dominates the skyline; the Mohammed V Mausoleum, tomb of the last king’s Onyx and the walls of Michouar surrounding the Royal Palace of the dwelling. After visiting Rabat, we will drive you to your hotel for dinner and night.
In the morning departure to Meknes, with visits to its Medina or old city, Bab el Mansour, the monumental gate and main entrance to this city of the seventeenth century. Then we will stop at the Roman ruins of Volubilis – the best archaeological site in Morocco with mosaics, temples and triumphal arch. We will move to the village of Moulay Idriss, which is the Holy Founder of the first Islamic indigenous Kingdom of Morocco. Next, a travel to Fez for check-in at your hotel.
An entire day for sightseeing in Fes, the oldest of the Imperial Cities, founded in 790AD. Visit the medieval Medina and the Karaouiyne Mosque, whose central aisle is embellished with elaborate floral and Kufic script carved into the plaster. Don’t miss the Islamic universities including the Abou Anania and the Attarine boasting dazzling exterior and interior decoration and craftsmanship. Also enjoy the colorfully tiled Nejjarine Fountain. Finally, browse the markets of Fes, the most fascinating in all of Morocco. Dinner and night will be in your hotel.
After breakfast depart for Erfoud, paying a morning visit to Midelt which includes dramatic views of the High Atlas Mountain peaks and Errachidia, a modern urban center. We will drive to Merzouga to live the life of a Bedouin in a desert bivouac by the dunes, watching the amazing starry sky. It is amazing to see the sunrise in the next day.
After breakfast we will take a look around the dunes. We will visit both Merzouga oasis, the nomads in Haimas, the village of Khamlia (black people’s village), Mifiss mines, the desert plate and Tissardmine oasis. We will be back to our lodging around 3 o’clock. Later we will ride on the camels to see sunset on 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 “Bivouacs”… a magical night!
We will wake up before dawn to experience the magic of a desert sunrise over the Merzouga Dunes. The early morning sightseeing in Erfoud includes the hilltop Bordj East Fort. On arrival in Tinghir, visit the Todra Gorge, Morocco’s “Grand Canyon” with spectacular pink walls. On the way to Ouarzazate, pass through the rose-growing town of Kelaat M’Gouna and then Boumalne, which overlooks the Dades Valley (“The Valley of a Thousand Kasbahs”). Evening arrival at your hotel in Ouarzazate.
A morning sightseeing in Ouarzazate includes a visit to the Kasbah of Tifoultoute and the School of Handicrafts, with its stone carvings, pottery, carpets and silver jewelry on display. Continue to Marrakech and your hotel, stopping on the way at Ait Benhaddou, a picturesque Kasbah (fortified stronghold) which appearing like a sandcastle amid a field of almond trees.
The entire day is spent sightseeing a fascinating and beautiful Marrakesh, a city blending Berber traditions with Arab renaissance and Western influences. We will see the Tombs of the Saadien Kings, the Dar Si Said Museum, housed in a 19th century palace, the Agdal and Menara Gardens and the 12th century Koutoubia Mosque, which towers above the city. We will also explore the Bahia and Bedii Palaces, and the tanners and dyers quarters. Before dinner and night in our hotel, we will complete our visit with a stop at Jamaa El Fna Square, home of spice sellers, storytellers, snake charmers, fire-eaters, acrobats, musicians and much more.
After Breakfast, we will depart to Essaouira. The main entrance to this splendid city’s harbor was built in 1184 and is called the Porte de la Marine and it is truly an architectural marvel. Sit back, relax and let the beauty of the sandy bay that sweeps to the south of this enchanting town and the wooded hills which dominate the eastern skyline captivate you, before driving back to your hotel in Marrakech for dinner and night rest.
Drive back to casablanca to connect with your flights with the best of Morocco’s souvenirs and memories.
Tour includes: 10 Days Tour Casablanca Desert
→ Tour 4×4 / minibus with AC and Driver
→ Camel rides
→ One Night in the desert (Nomads Tent)
→ Clothing for the trip Camel in Desert
→ Meals in the middle of the day
NOTE: If the tour that we propose does not match what you’re looking for, contact us and we will prepare a trip to fit your needs and requirements.