Discover the soul and the heart of Morocco, from Fes to Marrakech through Sahara Desert in 7 days.
Details & Itinerary
Day 1 – Departure From Fes
-Assistance and welcoming in Fes – Airport;
-Checking and arrangement of your luggage at the Hotel;
-Depending on your arrival time, you will explore Fez, the oldest of the imperial cities and strolling in the old medina, the largest living Islamic medieval city in the world.
-After visiting the Kairaouine mosque, you will continue through the Jewish quarter to the Nejjarine Museum of Woods and Crafts .
After lunch, visit the Bou Inania madrasa, an excellent example of Marinid architecture and one of the few religious sites accessible to non-Muslims.Finish the day with a short visit to the Merenid tombs, thereafter enjoy the panoramic views of the ramparts in the old medina.
Dinner and overnight at your Hotel / Riad in Fes.
Day 2 – Fez-Ifran-Medilt- Merzouga-Morocco Desert
From Fes and through Ifrane, the winter ski resort, built by the French in the 1930’s, it resembles to a Swiss- village. Most of the day will be spent in the Middle Atlas Mountains, where you will enjoy time with monkeys in the cedars forest, and then over Berber villages you will cross the Atlas Mountains descending towards Sahara Desert Morocco. Half way, you will stop for lunch in Midelt’s town, famous for its fossils and rocks.
In the road to Sahara Desert Morocco, you will stop in some panoramic views such as the huge oasis of palm trees and spring water.Continuing to Rissani to finally reaching Merzouga in the afternoon. Your friendly guide and camels will be waiting for you to start your trekking-safari over the Erg-Chebb-dunes.
Enjoying a picturesque sun-set, Berber music and spend your first night under the stars in a traditional nomad-tent.
Day 3 – Morocco Desert -Merzouga-Rissani- Todra Gorges
In the morning, it is preferable to get up early to walk over the sand dunes and enjoy an amazing sunrise in the wide sahara, then taking camels back to the Kasbah, where you will take shower and breakfast.
After breakfast, you head towards Rrissani town, where the Alaouite dynasty established (ruling now in Morocco), you will discover the historic monuments of sijilmassa ( Ksours and Kasbahs ) , Sijilmassa was a big center of trade in Africa, moreover you will visit the mosulement of Moulay Ali Charif (the founder of alaouite dynasty).
We will continue through the ziz valley to reach Todra-Gorges, where you will enjoy the beauty of rivers and mountains.
Dinner and overnight at a traditional Kasbah / authentic hotel in Tinghir
Day 4 – Todra Gorges- Dades Gorges-Ouarzazate
After breakfast, strolling in Todra-gorges, then you will head off to Ouarzazate ,on road you will have also the opportunity to discover the scenic Dades-Gorges.
Reaching Ouarzazte-Town in the afternoon, where you will enjoy a guided visit of Taourirt-Kasbah,
Dinner and overnight at your Hotel / Riad in Ouarzazate.
Day 5 – Ouarzazate- Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah-Marrakech
A worthy visit is devoted to the heaven of Ait ben Haddou , a 16th century UNESCO site, it is one of the best preserved and most spectacular Kasbahs in Morocco. Also it is a famous site for Hollywood films tournage.
Across the sceneries of the high Atlas Mountains and tizi ntichka pass, you will reach Marrakech in the afternoon.
Dinner and overnight in your majestic hotel / kasbah.
Day 6 – Guided-Tour In Marrakech
The Bahia Palace, the Saadian tombs, the Koutoubia mosque and the famous souks. Finish at the city’s main square, Djemaa el Fna, where musicians, fire-eaters, food stalls, storytellers and snake charmers all congregate together.
The hidden side of Marrakech: its Quranic schools, palaces and gardens.
Having dinner and enjoying the night in your Top-class Riad / deluxe hotel.
Day 7 : Marrakesh – Flight
Breakfast at the Riad then we hit the roads back to Marrakech airport in order to take your flight on time