Marrakech 10 Days tour - Sahara Desert & Imperial cities of Morocco, Chefchaouen
If you are looking to travel to Morocco, why not take a 10 day trip into the real Morocco, along the Kasbah Trail. Experience genuine Moroccan culture, and meet locals living in remote villages. This tour combines spectacular landscapes and rich history: the heart of Morocco.
Your 10 days tour begins in Marrakech Ends in Casablanca, then across the High Atlas mountains with its’ fascinating landscapes and Berber villages. Continuing South you will arrive at the Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, probably the most celebrated, filmed and photographed Kasbah in Morocco.
Pass through the Todra Gorge, a narrow corridor with dramatic cliffs, panoramic views, and mud houses; and take a camel ride across the sand dunes to a Bedouin camp, where you will spend the night in the immense silence of the desert. You will meet nomads in the Hamada “black desert”, learn about the culture and local environment, before visiting the fortified City of Fez, home to the breathtaking Kasbah Gate. And so much more awaits… Vist Fes & Chefchaouen, Also Rabat and Casablanca
10 Days Itinerary in Morocco from Marrakech
Day 1 : Arrive in Marrakech & Airport Transfer
Day 2: Visit Marrakech & Guided, Sightseeing Tour
After your breakfast in a Romantic Riad. You will start exploring Marrakech ” the red city of Morocco” in a Guided day tour of Marrakech. You will ensure that you see the most important places of historical and cultural interest, including the Saadien tombs; the Palaces of El Bahia and El Badi; and the Ben Youssef Coranique school. Lunch at a restaurant near the square, then in the afternoon visit the Majorelle Gardens and the Koutoubia tower. Overnight accommodation will be in a riad.
Day 3 : Day trip to Essaouira& Argan Cooperative
Today, We will Take the Essaouira day trip to visit the coastal fishing port of Essaouira (about 3 hrs). There is the option to visit a women’s Argan oil co-operative in our Road trip – the argan tree only grows on the West coast of Morocco and the oil is extracted for salad oil, amlou (mixed with almonds and honey to make a delicious paste) and skin care. If you want to camel trek along the beach your driver will take you to where the camels are. In Essaouira you can wander at your leisure through this relaxed and friendly small town e.g. ramparts, craft shops in the medina, art galleries and fishing harbor. For lunch there are many small cafés where fresh fish is served. Back to Marrakech in the afternoon; overnight in the same riad
Day 4: Marrakech – Atlas Mountains – Ait Ben Haddou – Dades Valley
After your breakfast in your riad. You will depart the Sahara Desert Tour from Marrakech to Ouarzazate through the famous Tizi Ntichka pass (2260m), over the High Atlas Mountains. You will get to the Famous Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, the largest one in Morocco, built by the last Berber chieftain El Glaoui Ethami, late 19th century.
The Kasbah is recognised as a UNESCO matrimonial historical site, now a house of many Glaoui family members. Lunch by the Kasbah and continue to the Dades Valley via Ouarzazat, “the Hollywood of Africa”. Your first stop will be at the famous village of Kalaa M’gouna, known for its roses products. Since this is the road of the thousands Kasbahs you’ll have plenty of opportunities to take some of the most beautiful pictures of your trip. Today, you will be staying at a hotel overlooking the Dades valley.
Day 5 : Dades Gorge – Todra Gorge – Merzouga Sahara Desert
After breakfast in the Riad, drive back in the valley to see the amazing rock formation referred to as “the monkey toes”. And the standing 19th century Kasbah of Ait yul. Leave the Dades valley towards Tinrghir and the Todra valley. Watch the panoramic views of the old mud berber villages overlookin the valley. Hundreds of rock climbers come to enjoy their preferred sport here. Continue our Desert road trip to Erfoud and Rissani. Then through the open black desert. Arrive at Merzouga on the afternoon. Night accommodations will be in a Riad. Optional to do Sandboarding & Atv Quad Biking if you are intrested in. Or Check our Activities in Merzouga
Day 6: Merzouga 4×4 Desert Tour & Nomads
Today, We will start exploring Merzouga area n a 4×4 Merzouga desert trip. Visiting the village of (Khamlia). Then to Mifis mines and visiting the nomad families living betwen the dunes and the Algerian border. Many Sightseeeing & Landscapes to see. After that we will back to Merzouga Villages & Take the Overnight desert Camel Trek guided by an experienced camel man to explore within the golden sand sea of Merzouga. Overnight in a sahara desert camp Merzouga. ( We have Standard & Luxury Desert Camps – Visit our FAQ page). Enjoy Campfire, Berber drums music, 1 night under the milkyway & starry sky.
Day 7 : Merzouga – Ziz Valley – Ifrane – Cedar Fores – Ifrane -Fes ( Fez )
You will wake up early, to watch sunrise at the dunes before riding back to Merzouga Village. Then leave for Errachidia via Erfoud to the Ziz valley. Lunch will be at Midelt. After which, we will pass through the cedar woods at Azrou and the Middle Atlas where you will see the Barbarian Apes before ending off at Fes. Overnight in a Riad.
Day 8: ( Fez ) Fes Local Tour guide – Chefchaouen
Most of the day will be spent visiting the medina (the old city) and its alleys – including the famous tanneries and the Quaraouine mosque. Your visit includes the Jewish headquarter and the royal palace gate. After lunch in a typical Moroccan restaurant in the Medina, you’ll visit the Merinid tombs and experience a wonderful panoramic view of the city. Then drive toward Chefchaouen which is a Morocco popular tourist attraction and welcoming town nestled in the Rif Mountains just south of the Mediterranean coastline in northwest Morocco. Chefchaouen is known as “blue city” for its traditional buildings. Enjoy a walk to explore the white and blue washed walls of the medina and the markets that offer some unique native handicrafts. Chefchaouen is a fantastic destination for photography with its wonderful views of the Rif Mountains. Overnight accommodation in a Riad Bed and Breakfast
Day 9 : Chefchaouen – sale – Rabat
After free morning in Chefchaouen , you will drive to Rabat; In Rabat you can visit to the Mechouar of the Royal Palace, the ruins of Chellah, the Mohammed V Mausoleum and the Hassan Tower then continue toward Chefchaouen with different stops on the way. Night in a Riad/Hotel with Bed and Breakfast.
Day 10 : Marrakech airport Transfer
on our Last day trip in the 10 Days Trip in Morocco, Marrakech. Rabat to Casablanca airport and End Our Marrakech 10 Days tour – Sahara Desert & Imperial cities of Morocco.
10 Days - 9 Nights Morocco Trip from Marrakech Description
- Duration : 10 Days – 9 Nights
- Starting Time : 8:00/9:00 Am
- Ending Time : 18:00/19:00 Pm
- Accommodation: Standard or luxury hotels and desert camp depending on your choice.
- Payment : Direct payment to the driver in Cash by any currency
- Confirmation : At the time of booking