Morocco Luxury Tour - 12 Days - 11 Nights
- Luxury tours from Fez
- 12 Days
- From 0.00 € per person
Day 1: Arrival to Fes
Arrival to Fes Airport where you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Our driver will provide a brief overview of your tour. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Explore the city of Fes
Today you will explore the twisting streets of the old Medina, with shops selling spices, carpets, silver, and more. We will start with a panoramic view over the entire Fes city. Then, we will stop to enjoy a visit of the poetry workshop. Next will be the wonderful Royal Palace with its seven gates that are made of copper, adorned with marble and Mosaic. Then, we will visit the old Jewish Quarter – goes back to 17th Century and an Andalusian-style garden. You’ll see a university dating back to 859. After lunch, we continue the guided tour to see Bouaanania Medrassa, the Batha Museum, the leather Tanneries, and the blue-tiled gate named Bab Boujloud. Back to the hotel for the overnight.
Day 3: Fes - Ifrane - Azrou - Ziz Valley - Erfoud - Merzouga Desert
After the breakfast we will start you day driving towards the gorgeous Sahara Desert of Merzouga, passing through the beautiful town of Ifrane to arrive to the cedar forest where the Barbary monkeys are located. We continue the way through the Atlas Mountains enjoying the landscapes to Midelt where you will lunch. The tour goes deep towards the gorgeous Ziz Valley with its Palm groves to reach to the small town of Erfoud in which we’ll feel the beginning of the stunning Sahara desert. We arrive to Merzouga, a fabulous destination for its immense red sand dunes and picturesque sunset and sunrise. You will enjoy ridding camels to the luxury desert camp where you have a welcome drink and tasty Moroccan dinner by the campfire with local entertainment.
Day 4: Sahara Desert Delights
Today you will live a great experience in the midst of the Sahara desert. The day usually starts at 10 am after your breakfast. You will have an adventurous drive with the 4WD through the stony and sandy desert with an interesting stop to explore the nomad life experience in Berber family tent. The tour will cover a stop at the black stone mine before pic-nique lunch in an Oasis. Back to the camp where you will have an option of choice for the possible activities including: Quad bike – ATV – Sand board – Sand dunes smooth walk and trek with an extra fee. Overnight with dinner and entertainment at the luxury camp.
Day 5: Merzouga - Todra Gorges - Dades Gorges - Ouarzazate
Early morning wake up to watch the spectacle of sunrise, when the colour of the dunes combines with the play of shadows to make an awesome sight. After breakfast, you will drive to the fortified village of Rissani in the Tafilalt region. Journey through the impressive Todra Gorges and past the eastern slopes of the Atlas Mountains to Todra Oasis, with its green valley of palms and local villages, before continuing on a scenic drive through the Dades Valley, also known as the ‘Valley of 1000 Kasbahs. After lunch, we drive via the Rose valley in Kalaat Mgouna and the authentic Kasbah of Amredil in Skoura. We reach the city of Ouarzazate for the overnight.
Day 6: Ouarzazate - Ait Benhadou Kasbah - High Atlas - Marrakech
This morning after breakfast in the hotel, you will start with a Stop for a panoramic view of the Kasbah of Taourirt then another photo stop near the Atlas film studios. After that you will visit the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou. We will drive straight to Marrakech over the Mountains of High Atlas passing through the Tizi N’tichka pass. Arrival to the city by lunch time. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 7: Full Day to Visit Marrakech
Today you will have a full-day guided tour of Marrakech. The sightseeing tour will cover several impressive sights: The Koutoubia mosque, Majorelle Gardens, Bahia Palace and Dar Si Said Palace Museum. Optional lunch will be in the medina followed by a walk through the colorful souks of Marrakech. Enjoy a sunset drink overlooking the exciting Jamaa El Fna Square from a terrace of a café. Overnight at hotel.
Day 8: Marrakech at leisure
Today will be at leisure to choose what to do. The options can be a day trip to the Atlas Mountains. The other option could be relaxing and exploring the city of Marrakech more with some activities such as a cooking class or a relaxing Hammam and Spa. Overnight with dinner at the hotel or in a typical Moroccan Restaurant.
Day 9: Marrakech - Essaouira
After breakfast, you will drive towards the coastal town of Esaouira. En route, you will enjoy the Argan trees, important to the region both economically and ecologically. You may also see local goats perched in the trees feeding on the fruit and leaves. At the women's Co-operative of Argan Oil, there will be an opportunity to learn about the wide ranging applications of the oil from cosmetics to medicines. After several stops to take photographs, you will continue your travel to Essaouira. You’ll visit the Skala Fortress, the port, the souks and see Thuya wood carved by artisans, walking through the alleys of the medina and past the hundreds of handicrafts. Today you will have lunch in a Moroccan way, bought fishes ‘cooked to order’. Free afternoon and overnight at the hotel.
Day 10: Day at leisure at Essaouira
Today is at leisure to relax in Essaouira You will have the opportunity to have more time in this small town to explore the Medina as a UNESCO World Heritage Site with beautiful arts and crafts to be found, including objects carved out of local Thuya wood. You will enjoy a mint tea in one of the local cafés and explore the Atlantic-facing sandy beach. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 11: Essaouira - Casablanca
After breakfast, departure to Casablanca by the seaside stopping in Oualidia for a fish lunch in a local restaurant with sea view. Continue to El jadida, sightseeing in the town includes the famous citadel, built under the Portuguese occupation in the 16th century. Arrival to Casablanca late afternoon. Night at the hotel.
Day 12: Casablanca - Back to the airport
Transfer to Casablanca Mohammed V International airport for your return flight.