8 Days Tour from Casablanca to Imperial Cities & Desert
Casablanca – Rabat – Meknes – Fes – Azrou – Medilt – Ziz Valley – Merzouga Desert – Rissani Souk – Todra Gorges – Dades Valley – Skoura Oasis – Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou– Ouarzazate – Marrakech.
Casablanca is the largest city in Morocco and from there we will begin our 8-day tour. A tour that would be full of enjoyment and explorations where you’ll travel to Rabat the capital city of Morocco to find out the main two historical monuments, Hassan Tower and the coastal Kasbah of Oudayas, Beside that discover the other imperial cities of Fes and Meknes, Pass via the old Roman city ruins Volubilis while you enjoying the 4×4 car trip between.
You spend one day in the Imerail city of Fes to enjoy the main old sights such as the old medina, visit the first university in the world that built by Fatima bint Muhammad Al-Fihriya Al-Qurashiya.
After that, you’ll head to Merzouga desert, we will stop in many fantastic places that will attract you, like the Azrou woodland with its nearby monkeys hanging from trees and the Ziz Valley. When you reach Merzouga in the Sahara desert, you’ll notice a joyful and lively atmosphere.
We will continue the journey as we go via Todgha Gorges, Dades Valley, and Skoura Oasis, where you appreciate the natural beauty of this area. Heading up toward Ouarzazate city, the house of international cinema and filmmakers. A fast look will be on the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddoubeforing. The final stop on this eight-day tour from Casablanca to Marrakech in a lengthy trip throughout Morocco is Marrakech, where you will come face to face with a vast culture and a variety of interesting areas.
- Stop at the Hassan 2 Mosque in Casablanca
- Visit the Hassan Tower in Rabat and Kasbah of Oudayas.
- Explore Meknes, Volubilis, and Fes.
- Meet Barbary Apes in Azrou Cedar forest
- Panoramic aspects of Erg Chebbi dunes
- Experience Camel ride in Merzouga Sahara
- Watch Sunset & Sunrise over the dunes
- Do Sand Boarding activity
- Hearty dinner and party around the campfire (Berber Drums)
- Overnight Camping at Merzouga Desert Camp
- Merzouga explore tour & a visit to a nomad family
- Visit Atlas Studio & Taourirt Kasbah in Ouarzazate
- Visit the UNESCO world heritage of Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah
- Spectacular views of the Atlas Mountains landscapes
- Find out the main famous attractions of Marrakech.
- We offer both standard and luxury accommodations. Please let us know what your preferences are and we will send you the available options.
- All Sahara tours include a camel ride to the sunset in the Sahara Desert & delicious dinners at a beautiful campsite along with the bonfire and Berber music.
- In addition to the first-class service, we have free wifi, water, pillows, and a wide variety of music in our vehicles for your amazing journey.
- Please contact us for the desired tour, pricing, and more information: [email protected]
Good To Know
8 Days Tour From Casablanca doesn’t necessarily have to strictly follow the path we laid down here. In other words, The 8 Days Tour From Casablanca can be customized the way you like it. A tour itinerary is only limited by imagination. If you have any suggestions, we’re happy to include them in the itinerary.
Also, if you’re not familiar with Morocco, feel free to contact us so we can help you. We are always ready to hear from you as well as help you to make your decisions.
IncludedAccommodations during the tourBreakfastComfortable air-conditioned vehicleEnglish or Spanish speaking driverPick-up and drop-off at your accommodationsSome complementary dinners
Not IncludedDinnersDrinksEntry feesLunch
Day 1: Casablanca - Rabat - Meknes - Fes
Welcome to Casablanca! We leave Casablanca for Rabat on the first day of our 8 days tour. But first, you'll be advised to visit Hassan II Mosque, which is the biggest mosque in Morocco. After that is concluded, we will travel to Rabat, one of Morocco's four royal cities, where we will undoubtedly see the Kasbah of Oudayas and the Unfinished Tower of Hassan.
After that we'll travel to Meknes and Volubilis. The most southerly frontier of the Roman Empire's famous Roman ruins may be seen in Volubilis. Meknes is then considered the birthplace of the first Arab dynasty founded by Moulay Ismail and is home to the Madrasa Bou Inania and the Bab Mansour. you will take your time to Explore that all before Reach to Fes, and check into the hotel or Riad where you will spend the night.
Day 2: Full Day Exploring Fes with Tour Guide
After breakfast, we'll meet up with a local official tour guide to start our journey to "the oldest living Medina in the world". We will take a walking tour of Medina, stopping at its "souks' ' (markets), the Royal Palace's entrance, the Karaouine Mosque from the ninth century, and the University.
Additionally, we'll go to the tomb of "Moulay Idriss II," who founded the city. One of the quaint eateries in the historic Medina will host lunch. After lunch, we'll carry on with our tour and stop at the Batha Museum, the historic Harem Garden, and the Nejjarine Fountain. We'll pause on the way back to the hotel to take in a panoramic view of the area.
Day 3: Fes - Azrou - Medilt - Ziz Valley - Merzouga
We start the day with a pick you up from your hotel or Riad, we'll drive to Azrou in the south through Ifrane (Morocco's Switzerland), where we'll stop at a cedar forest on the way.
Once you've had the chance to snap some wonderful pictures with the Barbarian apes, we'll proceed into the Atlas Mountains while you take in the scenery in Midelt. After lunch, we'll continue through the Ziz Valley to Erfoud, Rissani, and Merzouga. There will be a cup of tea waiting for us when we get there. at the hotel or riad overnight.
Day 4: Tour Around Erg Chebbi Dunes & Visit a Nomad
We begin our exploration of Erg Chebbi's dunes in the morning. We'll attend a Berber home and take in some Gnawa music, which has roots in Sudan.
We will return to Merzouga after lunch. We'll head for the camels that are waiting to take us on an expedition through the dunes after taking some time to relax. In the middle of the Sahara, we will spend the night in a camp that is furnished with drums and music, providing a wonderful opportunity to capture beautiful images of the sunset. We get to the camp and play around the Campfire while music is turned on. Later sleep under the uncountable starts in a Luxury private tent.
Day 5: Merzouga - Rissani - Todra Gorges - Dades Valley
Wake up early in the morning to watch the sunrise up dunes before going back to Merzouga. Here you will have an opportunity to take a shower and have a lovely breakfast. Then we start our journey to Rissani, a small town 30 KM away from Merzouga, there you would have a chance to discover the local market and buy souvenirs like fossils, carpets, lamps, and other things.
On the way to Dades Gorges, we'll Explore Tinghir and the magnificent Todra Gorge, which is one of Morocco's tallest and narrowest valleys. A gorge is an excellent place for walking, sitting by the river, and enjoying some regional Berber culture.
Following a meal in the middle of the gorge, we'll drive through the Dades Valley and complete the day by spending the night in a nice hotel perched atop a mountain.
Day 6: Dades - Kasbah Taourirt - Ouarzazate - Marrakech
After a fantastic breakfast We will drive directly to the Skoura oasis;
Moving on from the Dades valleys. The great Oasis of Skoura and its incredible Kasbah Amridil are a few distances from here, so we will arrive in Ouarzazate to Explore film Atlas studio.
Another gem of Morocco which is Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, Since 1987, Ait Benhaddou has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was originally a significant halt on the caravan route from Marrakech to the Sahara. take your full time to explore it and eat lunch in a local restaurant.
All that will be done before getting to Marrakech in the evening, to be directed to the hotel or Riad to spend the night there.
Day 7: Full Day Marrakech Sightseeing Tour
At around 9:00 AM, and after you had your Moroccan delicious breakfast most of the day will be spent in Medina. This is where you'll have a full-day guide.
This sightseeing tour includes visits to one of the best historical moments which is located near the Jemaa el Fna square, the El-Koutoubia mosque, the Saadian tombs, and the Menara Gardens. You can also try to eat local food in Marrakech like Tanjia and Tagin before going to the hotel or Riad to have a delicious dinner and have a comfortable sleep.
Day 8: Marrakech to Airport
After breakfast this morning, we will bring you to the airport and make sure that every aspect of your 8-day tour from Casablanca to Marrakech is covered. We are confident that you will have enjoyed the adventure and hope to take it again sometime.