8 Days Desert Trip from Tangier to Marrakech


8 Days Desert Trip from Tangier to Marrakech through the Imperial Cities of Morocco: Fes, Marrakech, Meknes. Enjoy the Middle Atlas views and explore Volubilis. This trip is also a chance to visit Merzouga Sahara, Camel ride, and desert camping. Visit Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, Ouarzazate, and the High Atlas.

On this Morocco imperial cities 8 days tour we introduce to you an enriching insight into the rich history of imperial Morocco through its majestic palaces, UNESCO World Heritage Sites and magnificent monuments, labyrinthine medinas, and lively and exciting souks.

Included guided tours will reveal the highlights of the 2 imperial cities of Fes and Marrakech. Stay in beautiful authentic riads close to the main attractions in the heart of each imperial city. And Camel trekking experience in the magic Sahara Desert of Merzouga – Erg Chebbi dunes- and overnight in Berber camp under millions of shining stars.

List of Highlights of 8 Days Desert Trip from Tangier

  • Enjoy landscapes of the Rif Mountains

  • Visit the blue city of Chefchaouen

  • Visit the ruins Roman City of Volubilis

  • Explore Fes & Marrakech with a local guide

  • Meet Barbary Apes in Azrou Cedar forest

  • Panoramic aspects of Erg Chebbi dunes

  • Experience Camel ride in Merzouga Sahara

  • Watch Sunset over the sand dunes

  • Do Sand Boarding activity

  • Hearty dinner and party around campfire (Berber Drums)

  • Overnight Camping at Merzouga Desert Camp

  • Visit Atlas Studio & Taourirt Kasbah in Ouarzazate

  • Visit the UNESCO world heritage of Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah

  • Spectacular views of the Atlas Mountains landscapes

Day 1: Tangier » Chefchaouen

  • Drive through the Rif mountains to Chefchaouen

  • Explore Chefchaouen's medina and Spanish-style square

  • Overnight stay in a Riad/Hotel

Day 2: Chefchaouen » Volubilis » Meknes » Fes

  • Visit Volubilis Roman ruins

  • Explore Meknes city's historical landmarks

  • Arrival in Fes for an overnight stay

Day 3: Fes Guided Tour

  • Discover Fes' oldest sites, Royal Palace gate, Jewish quarter

  • Visit Al Qaraouine University, Tanneries, and Attarine museum

  • Panoramic view over Fes Medina

Day 4: Fes » Merzouga (Erg Chebbi Dunes)

  • Travel through Tiz Ntalghamt pass, Ziz Gorge to Merzouga

  • Lunch in Errachidia, explore Erfoud and Rissani

  • Camel ride to desert camp, overnight stay in the desert

Day 5: Merzouga » Todgha Gorges » Dades Valley

  • Witness sunrise over Erg Chebbi dunes, camel trek back

  • Visit Todgha Gorges, walk through Saghro mountains

  • Overnight in Dades Valley at a local Riad/Hotel

Day 6: Dades Valley » Ouarzazate » Marrakech

  • Explore Dades Valley, drive to Ouarzazate via Ait Ben Haddou

  • Pass through High Atlas mountains to Marrakech

  • Overnight stay in a local Marrakech hotel

Day 7: Marrakesh Sightseeing

  • Discover Marrakech's historical and cultural landmarks

  • Visit Majorelle Gardens, Koutoubia Tower, Saadian tombs

  • Free time to explore souks and handicrafts

Day 8: Transfer to the Airport

  • Airport transfer for departure based on flight schedule

This itinerary allows for an immersive experience, combining visits to ancient ruins, vibrant cities, and the enchanting Sahara Desert, providing a taste of Morocco's rich history and natural beauty.

Program Itinerary of the 8 Days Desert Trip from Tangier

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Additional info about the 8 Days Tour from Tangier

  • 1. At the accommodations, you will be staying in a private room at your preferred type

  • 2. At the desert camp, you will be staying in a private tent at your fancied type

  • 3. Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required.

  • 4. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 5. Comfortable shoes for walking and Sandboarding, sport sneakers for example. Long sleeves and long pants or skirts are appropriate for the camel trek.

  • 6. Quad bike & Buggies in the dunes can be included as an extra.

  • 7. Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

  • 8. Your booking confirmation will be received at the time of booking.