12 Days Tour from Tangier to Marrakech (Private)


Tanger

Min group size:
1
Max group size:
18

Duration:
12 Days
Age range:
1 to 90





Itinerary


Start in Tangier and end in Marrakesh! With the Explorer tour 12 Days Tour from Tangier to Marrakech (Private), you have a 12 days tour package taking you through Tangier, Morocco and 12 other destinations in Morocco. 12 Days Tour from Tangier to Marrakech (Private) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.


Upon your arrival at the port or airport of Tangier, our dedicated team member will warmly welcome you. If your schedule allows, we'll treat you to a brief tour around the captivating city of Tangier, allowing you to soak in its unique atmosphere. Afterward, we'll embark on a picturesque journey through the stunning landscapes of the Rif Mountains en route to Chefchaouen. After a scenic two-hour drive, you'll find yourself in the enchanting blue-washed streets of Chefchaouen. There, you'll be checked into your accommodations at Riad Assilah or a similar charming establishment, where you can unwind and immerse yourself in the tranquility of this magical city.

After breakfast, embark on a guided tour to explore Chefchaouen's blue town. Afterwards, enjoy free time to wander its streets, savor local cuisine, or simply relax. Retire to your accommodations for a peaceful overnight stay.

Following breakfast, we'll embark on a scenic journey to Fes, with captivating stops along the way at Volubilis and Meknes, enriching your Moroccan experience. Our first destination is Volubilis, a sprawling Roman ruin dating back to the 2nd century B.C. Accompanied by a knowledgeable local guide, you'll delve into the rich history of the site and marvel at the intricate mosaics that have stood the test of time. Continuing our journey, we'll arrive in Meknes, once the illustrious capital during the 17th century and a prominent Imperial city of Morocco. Here, you'll have the opportunity to explore renowned landmarks such as the grand Bab Mansour gate, the serene Sahrij, the Souani basin utilized for irrigation, and the majestic Moulay Ismail mausoleum. After indulging in a delightful lunch overlooking the bustling medina, we'll proceed to our final destination, Fes. Nestled in the heart of the medina, our accommodations at Riad Ahlam await, offering a serene retreat amidst the vibrant surroundings of this historic city. Prepare to immerse yourself in the allure of Fes, where ancient traditions and contemporary life blend seamlessly, promising an unforgettable experience in Morocco's cultural epicenter.

Start your day with a hearty breakfast before embarking on an immersive full-day guided tour to uncover the rich historical heritage of Fes. Prepare to be enchanted as you traverse through centuries of history and culture, exploring iconic landmarks and hidden gems alike.

Embark on an unforgettable journey as we venture southeast to explore the enchanting landscapes and cultural treasures of Morocco. ­ Our first stop is the picturesque Ifrane, renowned for its alpine beauty and European-inspired architecture. Immerse yourself in the serene surroundings before continuing to Azrou, where we'll encounter troops of playful monkeys amidst the cedar forests, a delightful encounter with Morocco's wildlife. ­ Mid-day brings us to Midelt, where we'll indulge in a delicious lunch, replenishing our energy for the adventures ahead. As we travel southward, prepare to be mesmerized by the rugged beauty of the Atlas Mountains, each turn revealing breathtaking vistas and dramatic landscapes. ­ Our journey takes us to the gateway of the desert, passing through the historic cities of Rissani and Erfoud. Here, we'll embark on an exhilarating camel trek or 4x4 excursion to our luxurious desert camp in Merzouga, perfectly timed to coincide with the breathtaking sunset over the dunes. ­ Upon arrival at our desert camp, immerse yourself in the tranquility of the Sahara as you explore the towering dunes and soak in the serene ambiance. As evening falls, gather around the campfire for a sumptuous dinner under the starlit sky, accompanied by traditional local music that fills the air with enchantment. ­ With free time to stargaze, reflect, or simply revel in the magic of the desert, retreat to your private tent for a restful overnight stay, enveloped in luxury amidst the awe-inspiring beauty of the Sahara. Prepare to awaken to the gentle hues of dawn painting the desert landscape, a moment of pure serenity amidst the sands of Merzouga.

After a delightful breakfast, immerse yourself in the captivating surroundings of Merzouga as you witness the traditional methods of crop irrigation in the oasis, a testament to the resilience and ingenuity of the local villagers. ­ Next, we'll journey to the charming village of Khamlia, home to descendants of black individuals who were brought to Morocco as slaves generations ago. Here, you'll be treated to a mesmerizing performance of Gnawa music, a unique and soulful genre that reflects the rich cultural heritage of the region. Indulge in a delicious lunch in the village, savoring the flavors of Moroccan cuisine amidst the warm hospitality of the locals. ­ Return to your riad for a well-deserved rest before embarking on an unforgettable adventure into the heart of the Sahara Desert. Mounted on majestic camels, you'll traverse the golden sands, immersing yourself in the timeless beauty of the desert landscape. ­ As the sun sets on the horizon, arrive at our comfortable desert camp, where you'll be welcomed with open arms to your private tent equipped with modern amenities including flush toilets and showers. Dine under the star-studded sky as you savor a traditional dinner accompanied by the rhythmic melodies of local music around the crackling campfire. ­ With free time to gaze at the twinkling constellations above, reflect on the wonders of the desert, or simply unwind in the tranquility of your surroundings, prepare for a night of unparalleled serenity in the Sahara. Fall asleep to the gentle whispers of the desert breeze.

In the morning, your camel guide will rouse you to witness the mesmerizing spectacle of the sunrise illuminating the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi—an experience that stands as one of the highlights of your journey. After indulging in a hearty breakfast amidst the tranquil expanse of the dunes, you'll bid farewell to the Sahara as you journey back to the village of Merzouga aboard your trusty camel companions. Our next destination beckons in Erfoud, renowned as the Paradise of Geology. For those with an interest, an optional tour can be arranged to explore one of the fossil factories and showrooms, offering fascinating insights into the region's geological wonders. From Erfoud, our adventure continues to the awe-inspiring Todra Gorges and the verdant Todra Valley. Upon arrival, you'll have the opportunity to hike amidst ancient kasbahs and marvel at the towering cliffs that form the highest and narrowest gorges in the country—a haven for rock climbers seeking to test their skills on the vertical walls. Following your exploration, enjoy a leisurely lunch beside the Gorges, savoring the breathtaking scenery that surrounds you. With appetites satisfied and spirits refreshed, our journey proceeds to the captivating Dades Gorge, where rugged beauty and timeless landscapes await your discovery.

After breakfast at your riad, we'll embark on a scenic drive to Ouarzazate via the Dades Valley, renowned for its dramatic rock formations and ancient kasbahs. We'll then continue our journey through the picturesque Rose Valley, famous for its fragrant damask roses harvested in April. Upon arriving in Ouarzazate, often referred to as African Hollywood, we'll visit the iconic Taourirt Kasbah and have the opportunity to tour the renowned movie studios. After exploring these attractions, you'll check into your accommodations at Hotel Le Petite Riad Ouarzazate.

After breakfast at your riad, we'll journey to Marrakech via the iconic Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, the largest kasbah in Morocco and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This historic site has served as the backdrop for numerous renowned films, including The Gladiator, Game of Thrones, Lawrence of Arabia, and The Jewel of the Nile. Continuing our drive, we'll traverse the scenic Tichka Pass, one of the highest mountain passes in Morocco, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes. Upon reaching Marrakech, we'll check into our accommodations at Riad 107 or a similar establishment, where you'll have the opportunity to unwind and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the city.

After breakfast, our local guide will lead you on a tour of some of the historical sites of Marrakech, often referred to as 'The Red City.' Highlights include visits to the Bahia Palace, the Saadian Tombs, Jamaa Lafna Square, and the Ben Youssef Medrasa. As you wander through the labyrinthine souks, you'll be immersed in the vibrant sights, sounds, and colors of the market. The city tour typically concludes around 3 p.m. Following the historical tour, we'll explore the modern part of Marrakech, including a visit to the beautiful Majorelle Gardens, renowned for their lush botanical displays and vibrant blue accents. Afterward, you'll have some free time to relax at the hotel. In the evening, we recommend a stroll to Jamaa el Fna, the bustling main square in the old city, where you can experience the lively atmosphere with snake charmers, storytellers, merchants, and a myriad of other activities that captivate visitors until late into the night.

After breakfast at your riad, we'll depart for Essaouira, also known as Mogador, the City of Wind, renowned for its vibrant surf culture. En route, we'll journey through the Land of Argan, the sole region in the world where argan trees thrive. You'll have the opportunity to visit one of the women's cooperatives to witness the traditional, handcrafted process of argan oil production. Upon arrival in Essaouira, take your time to explore this picturesque blue and white city nestled along the Atlantic Ocean. With its rich history and diverse cultural influences, Essaouira offers a fascinating tapestry of sights and experiences. Be sure to indulge in a delicious lunch at one of the local restaurants before we return to your accommodations in Marrakech.

Transfer to the airport according to your flight schedule.



What's Included


- Casablanca: Hotel Oum Palace or similar
- Chefchaouen: Casa Hassan or similar
- Fes: Riad Farouzi or similar
- Merzouga: Luxury Desert Camp or similar
- Boumalne Dades: luxury riad dades or similar

English and French-speaking driver
Local guide in Fes And Marrakesh

Breakfast is provided daily, and dinner is included only during your stay in the Merzouga desert, Boumalne Dades and Ouarzazate.

This tour offers Jain, Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal and Kosher food options on request. Simply let Morocco Magic Trip know the food option that you prefer.

Private AC Vehicle





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