Marrakech desert tours 13 days


your trip to Morocco sounds like it will be a diverse and exciting journey that will take you through a range of different environments and cultures. You'll start in Marrakech, a bustling and vibrant city with a rich history and culture, then travel to Essaouira, a coastal town known for its relaxed atmosphere and charming medina. From there, you'll head to Merzouga, a desert region with towering sand dunes and traditional Berber villages, followed by a visit to Fes, a city steeped in history and home to the oldest university in the world. After that, you'll travel to Chefchaoun, a mountain town famous for its blue-painted houses and charming streets, before ending your trip in Rabat and Casablanca, two of Morocco's most important cities

Departure Pick up from your accommodation .
Departure Time Pick up arround 7 Am
Languages English, French, Italian ,Arabic
  • 1 Bottles of water each person per Day
  • 2 Breakfasts and 2 Dinner
  • Local guide in fez and Marrakech
  • An experienced, English-speaking tour guide/driver.
  • 1 night Accommodation as per the itinerary
  • 1 night luxury camps and Camel ride ,4*4 ride in the duns
  • Transportation carried out by a private vehicle
  • Both international and domestic flights.
  • Lunch and other meals not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Entrance fees to the historical and other sites mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Anything mentioned optional in the itinerary.

Tour Timeline

  • 1

    Your private driver will meet you by the airport terminal You will drive for 3 hours from Marrakech to essaouira You have two stops for the argane cooperative and watch how the local women extract the oil and you learn about the whole process The second stop will be at the climber goat , take some pictures and continue our way to essaouira

  • 2

    There are many things you can do in Essaouira, a coastal city in Morocco Visiting the Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with a medina (old city) that features well-preserved Portuguese and Moorish architecture. Strolling along the city's ramparts and visiting the Citadel, a 17th-century fortress that offers panoramic views of the city and the sea. Exploring the bustling souks (markets) in the medina, where you can buy traditional Moroccan handicrafts and souvenirs. Relaxing on the city's long sandy beach, which is popular for windsurfing and kitesurfing. Enjoying the local seafood, which is caught fresh daily and served in many of the city's restaurants. Visiting the Skala de la Ville, a historic harbor that is a great spot for watching the sunset. Visit the local art galleries to check out the works of local artists. Overnight essaouira

  • 3

    Today it’s up to you if you want to drive back to Marrakech early or afternoon , depending if you feel you want to spend more time close to the beach or just walking the narrow allies of essaouira It takes 3 hours driving back to Marrakech Overnight Marrakech

  • 4

    Our journey starts after breakfast This morning you meat your local guide for a visit He will tell you the whole story of Marrakech and There are many things to do in Marrakech visiting the Bahia Palace, the Saadian Tombs, and the Koutoubia Mosque. You can also explore the Medina, which is the historic old city and a UNESCO World Heritage site. The souks (markets) in the Medina offer a wide variety of goods, including textiles, ceramics, and spices. Additionally, you can experience the traditional hammam (bathhouse) or enjoy a traditional Moroccan meal. Outdoor activities include visiting the Majorelle Garden and the Menara Gardens.

  • 5

    Start by driving from Marrakech to Boumalne Dades early today , we will drive for 7 hours total , today you will see a variety of landscapes and sights along the way. Some notable things to see include the High Atlas Mountains, the Tizi n'Tichka pass, We make a lunch break in “ait ben hadou” a small village with a old and historical stories about it after lunch you make visit inside the kasbah which is a traditional Berber villages, Drive to ourzazat where we stope at the cinema studio where they shoot thousands of famous movies from all the world visit the valley of the Dades River. You see kasbahs and traditional fortresses before you head up to your last stop boumalen dades We pass by Kalaat M'Gouna This small town is famous for its annual rose festival, which celebrates the local rose industry. You can see rose gardens and fields, and also purchase rose products such as oil Once you reach Boumalne Dades, check into your hotel and spend the rest of the evening refreshing Overnight boumalen dades

  • 6

    Today morning we start by driving from Boumalen Dades to merzouga we start at 8 o’clock since today we need to get the merzouga before sunset so we can have the moment by camels First , we stop at todra George It’s a scenic canyon located in the eastern part of the High Atlas mountains in Morocco. The gorge is known for its towering red rock cliffs, which reach heights of up to 160 meters. Today you will see a variety of natural formations, such as rock arches, narrow passageways, and steep-sided canyons. The canyon is also home to a variety of plant and animal life, including palm trees, olive trees, and a variety of birds. The Todgha River runs through the gorge . We pass by Tinghir This town is located at the foot of the Todra Gorge We reach Erfoud This is a small town known for its fossil mines, which produce various types of fossils, including trilobites, ammonites, and fish fossils. Last stop is Sahara desert (merzouga) The 4*4 jeep will be at the edge of sand waiting for you to take you deep the dunes for your sunset camel time Tonight the accommodation is by bel Ben travel including dinner and breakfast After dinner enjoy the bonfire and the party including barber musics and dancing

  • 7

    Wake up early to catch the sunrise over the dunes breakfast after you back to you camp Get ready to explore the dunes accompanied by an expert guide and enjoy a beautiful sunset over the mountains of sand by hiring a 4*4 jeep In this type of exploring you will discover not only the desert but also the surroundings of Merzouga. The adventure includes stops at points of interest such as: visit the lead mines of Mifis, visit the seasonal lake, visit khamlia where the gnaws music is born , meet the nomadic families of the desert or visit the Hassi Labied village with its gardens. Today our lunch will be a local meal (Berber pizza) with a Berber family . You have the option also to visit the old city of Rissani, the foundation of the Alaouite dynasty – the current ruling royal family in Morocco. Rissani is surrounded by about 360 ksar (a fortified village with many towers) or spend the rest of the day chill in desert Overnight merzouga by bek Ben travel

  • 8

    Camel Ride back to your van We'll wake up early today to catch the sunrise over the desert. After breakfast, we'll make our way back to your van driver in Merzouga by camel if early or by jeep , Once you've fresh up, we'll continue our journey towards Fes , We'll cross the Tafilalet palm grove and the Ziz Valley to arrive at Azrou, where we will stop briefly in the cedar forest to spot cheeky monkeys in the wild. We'll continue through Ifran to arrive in Fez in the late evening. Overnight fes

  • 9

    Begin your day by meeting your local guide . Fes is a city in Morocco that is known for its rich history and cultural heritage. It is home to many historic landmarks This will able you to make all day guided visiting he historic Fes Jdid, the new Jewish quarter of Fes Visit the Royal Palace of Fes, which was built in the late 19th century and features beautiful architecture and intricate tilework. Visit the Bou Inania Madrasa, a 14th century Islamic school that is known for its beautiful tilework and intricate wooden carvings. Head to the Fes el Bali, the old medina of Fes, and take a guided tour of the narrow streets and bustling souks (markets). This is a great opportunity to purchase traditional Moroccan crafts and textiles. Take a break for lunch at a traditional Moroccan restaurant in the medina. Visit the Bou Inania Madrasa and learn about the history of the madrasa and its architecture. Visit the medieval tanneries of Fes and learn about the traditional process of tanning leather. Overnight in fes

  • 10

    After breakfast in fes we’ll drive to cross the Rif Mountain town of Chefchaouen , and spend the day exploring the fabulous blue and white architecture, a peaceful medina, and local landmarks. Before we head up to chefchaoun we stop for lunch Later You'll have free time to see Chefchaouen at your own pace , whether you visit the Grand Mosque « Spanish mosque « and Kasbah Museum, or simply enjoy the atmosphere in a local coffee Feel free to spend the evening walking and discover Overnight chefchaouen

  • 11

    Today you will be free souls to discover around or just make a reservation for your traditional hammam and massage to relax your muscles If you are sunset/sunrise sights lovers the best second view after the view of desert is the Spanish mosque which located in the top of the mountain

  • 12

    After breakfast we will drive to Tanger the bride of Morocco Which’s located in the top north Today you will visit some sites The Caves of Hercules a natural cave on the coast that is said to have been visited by the ancient Greek hero Hercules. Visit cap spartle , visit the Kasbah a historic fortress in the old city that offers panoramic views of the city and sea. Visit The beach of Malabata a natural and wild beach, with a beautiful view of the Mediterranean sea. Overnight Tanger

  • 13

    This is the end of your journey with good memories and warm wishes, we hope to see you again soon in Morocco. Your driver will transfer you to the departing airport for a safe flight.