Highlights of 11 days desert tour from Tangier:
- Views of the High-Atlas mountains.
- Visit Ait-Ben-Haddou Kasbah.
- Dades Gorges.
- Todgha Gorges.
- Camel ride in Erg Chebbi.
- Sunset in the middle of the desert.
- A night in the nomad camp.
- Sunrise in Merzouga desert.
- Ziz valley, the big source of dates.
- Feeding the Barbary Macaque in the Cedar forest.
- Essaouira mogador.
11 days desert tour from Tangier itinerary:
Our 11 days desert tour from Tangier Arrival in Tangier (Tangier) and pick-up at the airport or port or your hotel. Departure for Chefchaouen (Chaouen) and stop in the town of Tetouan, also known as the Spanish city, In the afternoon arrival in Chefchaouen (Chaouen), where we will meet our official guide for the tour in the blue and white city.
We will stroll through the narrow streets and old houses painted white and pale blue and contemplate its magnificent rammed-earth caissons. Dinner and overnight stay in one of the hotels or riads in Chefchaouen (Chaouen). the blue pearl of Morocco.
The second day of our 11 days desert tour from Tangier Morning departure through the Middle Atlas mountains and arrival in Fez, one of the four imperial cities of Morocco, considered the religious and cultural centre of the country. Spending the night in a riad or in a hotel.
The third day of our Tangier desert tour Day dedicated to discovering the intellectual centre of the Kingdom. Given the numerous monuments that can be visited, our official guide will show you the most interesting places such as: medersas (Koranic schools) : Chahrij, Bouinania Attarin, Souk, Fez El-Jadid, Karaouine Mosque (first university in the world).
Also, it is very curious to visit the leather tanners’ quarter, where you can appreciate this trade. Overnight in a hotel or Riad.
Undoubtedly, the fourth day is usually seen as the highlight of the 11 days tour from Tangier. Our Amazing desert trip will start at 8:00 after breakfast, we will leave the beautiful medina of Fez to cross the Middle Atlas and visit Ifrane, known as the city of Switzerland in Morocco.
The next stop will be the ancient cedar forest, inhabited by monkeys, which, fortunately, we will see. We will arrive in Midelt, where most of the population of the Great Atlas lives. We will follow our route through the 1,907-metre-high Tizi N Talghemt. The view is stunning, the chains of mountains are completely clear.
It is a typical high mountain landscape. We will pass Errachidia, Tafilalet, through the massif, descending into the Ziz valley, with a breathtaking view of palm trees, to reach Erfoud ‘the gateway to the desert’. We will continue into the desert, where your camels will be waiting for you, overnighting in the highest dunes of the Chebbi erg and sleeping in the luxury nomadic camp.
The fifth day of our 11 days from Tangier. We will leave the Merzouga desert the following morning and stop in Rissani, the ancient Sijilimasa and the current economic capital of the nomads who come for their weekly breakfast and general market.
We will visit the flea market with a thousand colours and scents to be perceived. After the visit, we continue towards the Todra Gorges and the Dades Gorges.Overnight stay in a hotel.
After breakfast, we will take a tour across the Dades River, where there are many Kasbahs. We will cross the Atlas Mountains to visit a nomadic family and see their way of life. We will then continue to the Valley of Roses, passing through Boutaghrar and Skoura, where we will have time to visit its famous Kasbah, Amredil.
In Ouarzazate, we will visit the Kasbah of Taourirt and the jewel of the region, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Kasbah of Aït Benhaddou, where many films (like as Gladiator and The Lawrence of Arabia) were filmed here. We stay overnight in a hotel in Ait Benhaddou.
Our 11 days desert tour from Tangier After breakfast, we will follow the road that crosses the TIZI N Tichka and going through Marrakech, this will bring us closer to the Atlantic coast corresponding to Essaouira, the pearl of the Atlantic.
On our arrival in the afternoon we will stop at the Riad where we will enjoy the sunset, this experience you can not miss. In the night in one of its many Moroccan restaurants, you can taste the excellent fish that comes straight from its shores and take an evening stroll through this picturesque town.
A free visit to this old town, called Mogador originally by the Portuguese, one of the most stunning cities on the Moroccan Atlantic coast, with its Medina and its blue lakes. and white, long beaches and ramparts of the Portuguese colonial time. Overnight in the same Riad
In the afternoon we will go back to Marrakech, making some stops in our way. Arrival in Marrakech and transfer to your Riad.
In the morning our official guide will pick you up to visit the most interesting places of the city like the Marrakech Museum, the Medersa Ben youssef, the Majorelle gardens and Saadieenas tombs.
You will have the afternoon free to admire the famous Jemaa el Fna square (Squire), which reaches its peak during the night. Overnight in the Riad itself.
The last day of our 11 days tour from Tangier Depending on the time of your flight and pick you up at the airport.
11 days desert tour from Tangier includes and excludes:
- Pick-up service if needed.
- Transfer in a comfortable vehicle.
- English speaking driver/guide.
- Breakfasts and dinners.
- A night in Erg Chebbi desert camp.
- Camel ride in the Sahara desert.
- Berber scarf in the desert.
- Local guide in Marrakech and Fes.
- Plane tickets.
- Soft drinks.
I recomend this tour because Idir was nice to us and explained to us a lot about his country. We went 11 days travelling with this agency from Tangier, everything was explained clearly and service of Idir was over everything. We highly recomend the tour for people who want to visit Morocco.
Full trip Experience in Morocco, we are a family of 3 people, we had an outsnading 11 days desert tour from Tangier. We loved our day tour with Ali in Fes, we spent a night in Berber Merzouga tents. We travelled to Marrakech and Essaouira. The tour was well explained before we booked it, Rachid was responsive to all our questions. His driver Idir was very polite and could speak English as we didn't expect. Thank you Morocco tours.