This Gran Tour of Morocco 12 days is a combination of Moroccan history, culture and landscape. You will visit the North of Morocco; Tanger and the amazing blue and white village Chefchaouen, also the imperial cities like Fes. Travel through the Kasbah Trail and the old Caravan route; visit Essaouira on the coast, Ouzoud Waterfalls and the remote Berber villages. You will also ride camels and camp in the Sahara Desert. Here bellow the itinerary:
Mayo 20th: Tanger - Chefchaouen:
Reception at the port or airport of Tangier and we head towards the Rif Mountains and the beautiful Chefchaouen. Chefchaouen or Xaouen is charming small town of 40,000 inhabitants located about 100km from Ceuta in the foothills of the Tisouka (2050m) and Megou (1616 m) in the Cordillera del Rif mountains, which rise above the village as two horns, giving the city its name (Chefchaouen in Berber means horns look) the variety of colors of different products from shops and bazaars contrast with the dazzling white blue houses. Bed and Breakfast Riad Terae. (Dinner invited by Morocco Dunes Tours).
Mayo 21th: Chefchaouen - Volubilis - Meknes - Fes:
After breakfast in the Riad, we left Chefchaouen, through the Roman ruins in Volibilis; visit the ruins and continue the trip to Meknes; where we visited the important monuments in Meknes. Later we continue to Fes. Bed and Breakfast Riad Naila in the medina.
Mayo 22th: Fes Sightseeing:
After breakfast in the Riad, you will start to explore the oldest city in Morocco, walking through its alleys and small streets. Our tour guided begins with a visit to the Royal Palace, the Jewish headquarters, the first Mellah built in Morocco. We will make sure you visit all sites with historical and cultural attractions, including the famous Al Qaraouine, the oldest university in the region, tanners, the museum Attarine and mausoleum Mulay Idris. After lunch, we visit the cooperative tiles and see a wonderful view of the Medina of Fez. Then visit the new town "La ville nouvelle". Bed and Breakfast Riad Naila.
Mayo 23th: Fes - Ifrane - Azrou - Midelt - Ziz Valley - Merzouga Sahara Desert:
After breakfast we left Fes to the desert of Merzouga via Ifrane; Moroccan Suisa, and then the forest of Azrou where we stop to enjoy free monkeys climbing trees ... continue through Midelt, Ziz Valley and Errachidia . In the afternoon reach Merzouga. Free afternoon to climb the dunes and see a beautiful sunset. Dinner and overnight at Riad Marhaba .
Mayo 24th: Desert - Nomads - Oasis of Begaa - Khamlia village - Camel ride - Desert Camp:
Breakfast and begin the tour visiting the desert nomads living in the Sahara and then Begaa Oasis where we will take tea with Berber family and later to the village Khamlia where we enjoyed the Gnoua music. At noon back to the hotel to eat and rest and then ride the camels to go to spend the night in the desert camp. Dinner and overnight in the desert camp.
Mayo 25th: Desert - Rissani - Todra - Dades - Sekoura - Ouarzazat:
Get up early to see the beautiful sunrise behind the border between Morocco and Algeria, and tack camels back to the hotel, where a shower and breakfast and then continue our adventure towards Ouarzazate through Rissani; Visit of the souk and then Erfoud and from there to the Todra Gorges; where we will walk along the river and eat at a nearby Kasbah, and then go to the Dades valley, the valley of the roses, the oasis of Skoura; where visit an old Kasbah called Amredyle ... To arrive in the afternoon toOuarzazat. Dinner and bed and breakfast in Riad Dar Chamaa.
Mayo 26th: Visit of Ouarzazate - Oasis Fint:
Breakfast at the Riad, then visit the Kasbah of Taourirt; which is the main palace of Pacha Glaoui, visit film studios; where many films such as Lawrence of Arabia, Gladiator Ridley Scott, Black Hawke Down, Oliver Stone's Alexander the Great Ridley Scott's Kingdom of Heaven, and Sahara Penelope Cruz ... Then we go to the Oasis of Fint; Which is 10 km from Ouarzazate, where we enjoyed great views of the oasis, take a walk and then take a rich tea with a Berber family. Back to Riad to enjoy the good pool, and possible late evening walk around the center of Ouarzazat. Accommodation with dinner and breakfast at Riad Dar Chamaa.
Mayo 27th: Ouarzazate - Ait Ben Haddou - Telouet - Atlas Mountains - Marrakech:
After breakfast in Riyadh, we will go to Marrakech, but passing through the village of Ait Ben Haddou; We visit its famous Kasbah, a fortified within a walled town and then spent the Kasbah Telouet. Lunch will follow the road for Marrakech via the Atlas mountains through Tizi N'Tichka, stops good views on the Atlas. free evening to walk around the famous Jemaa el Fna. Bed and Breakfast Riad Marana in the medina.
Mayo 28th: Marrakech Sightseeing:
Mayo 29th: Essaouira day trip from Marrakech
Mayo 30th: Ouzoud Waterfalls day trip from Marrakech
Mayo 31th: Marrakech - Transfer airport.