Tour Starts from Tangier
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Tour Ends in Marrakech
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8 Days Tour from Tangier to Marrakech Itinerary:
Tangier - Asilah
Our agent picks you up from Tangier port and visit the city, depending on your arrival. This whitewashed hillside medina is home to the Dar el Makhzen, a palace of the sultans that's now a museum of Moroccan artifacts. The American Legation Museum, also in the medina, documents new diplomatic relations between the U.S. and Morocco in an 1821 Moorish-style former consulate. We also visit Hercules caves shaped in the African continent.
In this cavern, Hercules allegedly rested during his labor with an opening in the shape of the African continent, as well as the 1000ft site above sea level at the entrance of the strait of Gibraltar. The visit also includes the kasbah museum that used to be the house of the former sultan's palace of Dar El Makhzen from prehistoric times to the 19th century enjoying the charming Andalusian garden. Fee time and overnight stay in Asilah. Accommodation: Riad Oasis D'Asilah or similar
Asilah - Rabat
Departure from Asilah to Rabat. The visit includes Rabat the UNESCO World Heritage Site Oudaya, and Hassan tower, a minaret of an incomplete mosque that built by the third Caliph of the Almohad Caliphate in 1195, along with Mohammed V mausoleum that has the tombs of three kings (Mohammad V, Hassan II, and Prince Abdallah). Overnight stay in Rabat.
Accommodation: Riad Kalaa II or similar
Rabat - Casablanca - Essaouira
Our tour driver takes you to Casablanca. The journey includes the visit of Mohammad V square, an Airy square built-in 1916 amid French Colonial buildings, with a statue & pigeon-covered fountain. And Hassan II mosque was completed in 1993, designed by Michel Pinseau and built by Bouygues. The mosque is considered the second-largest in Africa after the Algiers grand mosque, and 7th in the world. The mosque also has the world's second tallest minaret at 210 meters. The journey ends in Essaouira. The drive takes you by the coastline via El Jadida Mazagan, and Safi then free time. Overnight stay in Essaouira. Accommodation: Riad Mimouna or similar
Essaouira at your leisure
Free day to explore the costal wind Essaouira or Taros in Berber. The city attracts plenty of windsurfers between April and November. The city is well known also with its fortifies medina and its art galleries and boutique, or watch the fishing nets and traditional boats constructed in the hugely atmospheric port. The city also has a vibrant cultural mix. Overnight stay in Essaouira. Accommodation: Riad Mimouna or similar
Essaouira - Marrakech guided visit
After breakfast, transfer to Marrakech. An official guide takes you on a journey of Marrakech. The tour allows you to visit many landmarks such as Bahia Palace (The name means "brilliance," a set of beautiful gardens that was built in the late 19th century and intended to be palace at its time). The historic royal necropolis Saadian Tombs that dated to the time of the Saadian dynasty. Koutoubia the largest mosque. Jamaa El Fna, the main and marketplace square. Overnight stay in Marrakech. Accommodation: Riad Anya or similar
Marrakech - Boumalne Dades
Our tour driver picks you up from your accommodation in Marrakech. The journey takes via the High Atlas Mountains, through many authentic towns and Berber villages.
The journey crosses the village of Telouet visiting Ait Ben Haddou kasbah. A famous 17th Century fortress is classified to date by UNESCO to preserve and protect this renowned site. In past years, its fame built on a film making of Lawrence of Arabia and Jesus of Nazareth and, more recently, the sought out location for Gladiator, Kingdom of heaven, and Prince of Persia. Lunch will be served in a restaurant near the kasbah, followed by a sightseeing tour of Kasbah Taourirt. After this, the drive takes you past Skoura city, through the valley of Roses towards Kalaat Megouna, entering Boumalne Dades. Dinner & overnight stay in Boumalne Dades. Accommodation: Dar Blues or similar
Boumalne Dades - Merzouga
After breakfast, the drive takes you to Todra gorge in Tinghir. The breath-taking views of the Gorge views and river attract hikers to the area. The trip crosses the desert towns of Erfoud and Rissani. As the journey ends on the edge of the Merzouga desert, there is an opportunity to enjoy traditional mint tea as prepare for your two-hour camel trek. The trek will take you to your desert camp where you will stay overnight, enjoying dinner, campfires, local desert’s music under the bright stars of the desert night. Accommodation: Tiziri camp or similar
Merzouga - Marrakech
Most travelers enjoy the sunrise in the early morning. After breakfast, quad biking activity crossing the dunes back to the car. The journey takes an alternative route to enjoy more sightseeing along Alnif to Tazarin, Draa valley, Ait Souen mountains towards Ouarzazate. The final stage of your trip will take back to Marrakech and drop off at your accommodation by the evening. Drop off at your accommodation in Marrakech.
Accommodations (Nights x 7)
Dinner in Boumalne Dades & Merzouga
Air-conditioning private vehicle
What's not included:
Entry fees to the historical sites