12 days tour from Tangier

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Overview

The ideal 12 days tour from Tangier to experience the country’s top attractions from north to south All those who have the time to discover Morocco’s secrets should take this journey. The Sahara Desert is the ideal complement to the natural scenery, culture, and imperial cities.

We will get the chance to visit Marrakech during our 12-day journey and learn about the majestic imperial cities of Morocco, the turquoise city of Chaouen, the lovely coastal city of Asilah, how to cross the Middle Atlas, and more.

We will also explore a variety of magnificent, contrast-filled natural landscapes, including palm trees, oases, Berber communities perched atop mountains, old adobe forts, and the stunning Erg Chebbi dunes in Merzouga.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 12 days tour from Tangier:

  • Enjoy the 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
  • Stop at Azrou cedar forest and see Barbary Apes
  • 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 the campfire (Berber Drums)
  • Overnight Camping at Merzouga Desert Camp
  • Merzouga explore tour & a visit to a nomad family
  • Visit Atlas Studio & Taourirt Kasbah in Ouarzazate
  • Visit the UNESCO world heritage of Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah
  • Spectacular views of the Atlas Mountains landscapes.
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Itinerary

Day 1: Tangier; Welcome to Morocco!

You will be picked up by our driver/guide today at the port or airport. After that, we will take you to your hotel, where the rest of the day is free for you to do as you please.

Day 2: Tangier - Tetouan - Chefchaouen

We’ll travel to Tetouan after breakfast. We will stop at a few traditional villages throughout the Jbala region on the way. The area offers a lot, including the scent of the breeze and the clean air near the hills.

After arriving in Chefchaouen, we will explore the medina by strolling through the area’s bustling marketplaces and iconic square. We stay the night in a local hotel.

Day 3: Chefchaouen - Ancient Roman City Volubilis - Meknes - Fes

We leave today for Fes, where we’ll explore the ancient Roman city of Volubilis. The next stop on our journey is Meknes, another imperial city with historical treasures.

After exploring Meknes’ most appealing locations, we travel on to Fes, where we spend the night.

Day 4: Fes Sightseeing with a Local guide

We will tour the medina (old city) with a professional guide after breakfast. One of the biggest and oldest cities in the world is Fes.

We will stroll through the winding lanes surrounded by the fragrant scent of spices, vibrant carpets, and several other Moroccan artifacts.

Visit the Royal Palace, the tanneries, the potters, and other side-lined artisans on your date. We will next eat lunch in a classic establishment in the middle of the Medina, continue the trip, and then head back to our hotel.

Day 5: Fes - Azrou cedar forest - Midelt - Merzouga (Erg Chebbi Dunes)

We’ll eat breakfast early today because we have a long journey to Merzouga across the Middle Atlas Mountains. Until we reach the Sahara Desert, we will go through lovely forests, wide grasslands, and Berber communities on the foothills of the Atlas Mountains.

In Midelt, the apple capital of the world, we will stop for lunch before continuing on the winding roads above the expansive Oued Ziz. As we make our way through the colorful city of Er-Rachidia and toward Merzouga, the pearl of the Sahara Desert, we pass kasbahs and palm trees.

You’ll ride your camel around the desert in the late afternoon to see a stunning sunset. We will have a fantastic bivouac dinner and spend the night there.

Day 6: Merzouga Area - Camel Trek And Overnight In The Camp

After breakfast, we will go to the dunes via the Khamlia village (village of the blacks), the desert plateaus, and the two oasis of Merzouga, the home of the Berber nomads.

We will take a leisurely camel ride to the dunes to witness the stunning sunset. We’ll spend the night in a lovely oasis in nomadic tents.

Day 7: Merzouga - Rissani - Todgha Gorges - Dades Valley

We return to the hotel in the morning (after watching the sunrise in the desert). After getting ready and eating breakfast, we’ll go to the Rissani Souk (a popular market).

After that, we’ll travel to Alnif and turn toward the Todra Gorge. You will stroll close to the Canyons’ flowing streams. We keep going to the Dades Gorges, where we spend the night in a local riad.

Day 8: Dades valley - Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah - Marrakech

We will travel today to the High Atlas Mountains through Ouarzazate and stop at Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, one of Morocco’s filming locations.

This location has drawn many filmmakers, and scenes from numerous award-winning films, including Lawrence of Arabia, Jesus of Nazareth, the Gladiator, and many others, were filmed there.

After eating lunch in the Kasbah, we’ll travel across the Tizi n Tishka pass in the Atlas Mountains to Marrakech, where we’ll spend the night in a Riad.

Day 9: Marrakech - Essaouira - Marrakech

After breakfast today, we continue our 12 days tour from Tangier by traveling to Essaouira, a coastal city and historically significant location in Morocco.

As soon as you arrive, you’ll see historic buildings, museums, castles, and bronze cannons. We return to Marrakesh in the late afternoon, where we spend the night in a Riad.

Day 10: Marrakesh Sightseeing with a Local guide

We will spend the entire day today sightseeing in Marrakech, the “magnet of travelers,” taking in all that this stunning Moroccan city has to offer.

The Medina, its souks, the well-known Jamaa el Fna plaza, the Saadian Tombs, the Menara Gardens, and the palaces of El Bahia and Badia will all be on our itinerary. This evening, we spend the night in a hotel in Marrakech.

Day 11: Marrakech - Casablanca - Rabat

As we travel today toward Rabat, we will pass through key cities including Casablanca and Rabat, Morocco’s capital, where we will see the Hassan II Mosque. We spend the night in a hotel here.

Day 12: Rabat - Assilah - Tangier

After breakfast, we’ll drive to Tangier to finally end our 12 days tour from Tangier and see some of the sights before escorting you to the ferry terminal or airport in time for your flight.

12 days tour from Tangier

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