Tangier Desert Tour 7 Days
Tangier Desert Tour 7 Days
Day 1: Tanger "Arrival" / Fes
Upon arrival in Tangier, Our driver will pick you up and then you will set off to Fez. Depending on your arrival time to the first imperial city in the kingdom you will have a guided tour in the city where you will visit: the old part of the city and its attractions, the medina, the Ceramics factory, Mellah and the 17th century Ibn Danan synagogue,also the Kings Palace ,the Tomb and the north tower & the south tower where you will enjoy an exclusive view of the city. Diner and Overnight in the Riad.
Day 2: Fez “Guided Tour”
After Breakfast you will begin your guided tour of the medina, one of the world’s largest walled cities. You will explore the narrow streets and alleys of the 12th century old city.
The visit includes:
- All the monuments of the city including the first and oldest universities in the world, the Quaraouiyine Mosque and the Andalusian Mosque as well as all the old meddrasat, old schools and Museums.
- Handicraft shops and workshops as well as the tannery house where you can see how leather goods are being made.
- The Nejjarine fountain, the local souks, markets, of Attarine and Bab Boujloud.
- The royal palace located in Fez jedid and the nearby jewish street and the synagogue.
After lunch, you will take a short trip to the nearby winter and cold city of Ifrane, built by the French in the 1930’s. After that, you will visit the cedar forest in Azrou inhabited by Monkeys and home of one of the oldest trees in Africa. After that, we will begin our descend toward the Sahara across the beautiful views and forests of the Middle Atlas Mountains and Berber villages.
Our next stop will be in Midelt for Diner and overnight.
Day 3: /Ifran / Medilt / Ziz Valley / Rissani / Merzouga
After Breakfast we will depart towards the Sahara desert.We will stop in a few panoramic sights to see the a huge oasis of palm tree and then we stop at Rissani the first capital of Alouite Dynasty for lunch with the local Berber made Pizza “Medfouna”then we will Take The 4x4 towards the Desert. After the break you will ride a camel and start a camel trekking across the sandy dunes of the erg-chebbi where you will discover the panoramic scenes across the sand and the desert. Your tent in the middle of the desert will be ready to host you for the night where you will enjoy a night sleep under the stars and the moonlight.
Day4: Merzouga/Rissani /Gorge Todra /Ouarzazate
You will ride back you camel to the hotel early in the morning and before sunrise where you will be able to enjoy the mesmerizing morning sunrise in the desert. After you reach the hotel, you will have a shower and breakfast.
The journey to Ouarzazate then will start arriving to the spectacular canyons of Todra Gorge which is known for its amazing views and rivers. After taking pictures at the site, we will then continue the journey to the rose capital Kelaa Megouna, Megouna Tower, which is known for its rose festival and a destination for rose lovers. We will reach Ouarzazate in the evening and then will drive you to your hotel where you will relax and enjoy a night in.
Day 5:Ouarzazate / Ait ben haddou / Marrakech
After an early breakfast we will have a small visit to the town of Ouarzazate, including the Kasbah of Taourirt and the Atlas Studios movie studios where you can see the set of some of the world class movies that were made in here. After that, we will drive you for 20 km to Kesbat Ait Ben Haddou. There you will have a two hours visit in the area where you can see the local monuments which is considered by UNESCO as World Heritage and which was the scene of films like The Gladiator, Babel, Lawrence of Arabia. Then we continue passing through the High Atlas and the Tizi-n-Tichka pass, along a road that climbs from the plains up to 2260 m above sea level passing through small villages, small waterfalls, through the continuously changing landscape and colors of these beautiful Mountains. We will arrive to Marrakech in the evening. You will be then escorted to you hotel or Riad where you will have a free night to enjoy and relax.
Day 6: Marrakech / Rabat / Tangier
After a traditional Breakfast, we will pick you up from your hotel or Riad at around 11 a.m and start our journey to Tangier through Rabat. After we reach The capital of the kingdom, Rabat at around 3 pm. We will take you on a tour to see all the famous and must see sights in the city such as Hassan Tower. After we finish our tour and lunch, we will continue our journey to Tangier which we will reach by the evening. After we drive you to your hotel, you will have a free night to enjoy the city of Tangier which is often described literally as the bride of the north. Overnight and Dinner at Tangier.
Day 7: Tangier: The End of the journey and Transfer
After Breakfast, we will pick you up from the hotel and Transfer to either the port or the airport.
This offer does not include Hotel Booking and Meals.