Desert Tour
Duration
12 Days / 11 Nights
Destination
Rabat
Travellers
2+

Tour of the Moroccan Imperial Cities and the Desert LUXURY HOLIDAY IN MOROCCO

The Moroccan Imperial Cities and Sahara Desert Tours is a comprehensive 13-day, 12-night travel experience originating from Rabat, the capital city of Morocco. This immersive itinerary takes travelers on a captivating journey through Morocco's historic imperial cities, including Rabat, Fez, Meknes, and Marrakech.
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The Moroccan Imperial Cities and Sahara Desert Tours is a comprehensive 13-day, 12-night travel experience originating from Rabat, the capital city of Morocco. This immersive itinerary takes travelers on a captivating journey through Morocco's historic imperial cities, including Rabat, Fez, Meknes, and Marrakech.

What's included

Destination
Departure Location
Pick Up: From Accommodation or Rabat International Airport
Return Location
Drop Off: At Rabat International Airport
Tour Start Date & Time
Everyday
Price includes
  • 13 days Tour in 4wd or Mini-Van vehicles with AC
  • Accommdation: Riads and Camps
  • Camel trekking in the Sahara Desert
  • Dinner in Marrakech
  • Driver (English Speaker)
  • Excursion by Dromedaries in the Desert
  • Fuel
  • Local Guide for Visit Fez
  • Local Guide for Visit Marrakech
  • Pick up and drop off to your accommodation
  • Private Transfer to your accommodation
  • Professionally guided tour
Price does not include
  • Drinks
  • Flight
  • Lunches
  • Snacks
  • Tips and what's not listed on the Included list

The Moroccan Imperial Cities and Sahara Desert Tours is a comprehensive 13-day, 12-night travel experience originating from Rabat, the capital city of Morocco. This immersive itinerary takes travelers on a captivating journey through Morocco’s historic imperial cities, including Rabat, Fez, Meknes, and Marrakech. Alongside the exploration of these culturally rich cities with their impressive architecture, vibrant markets, and historical landmarks, the tour extends into the breathtaking Sahara Desert. Participants can anticipate camel treks, overnight stays in traditional desert camps, and the chance to witness the mesmerizing landscapes of the Sahara.

This tour offers a perfect blend of cultural exploration and adventure, providing a deep dive into the diverse and enchanting facets of Morocco.

  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • Day 6
  • Day 7
  • Day 8
  • Day 9
  • Day 10
  • Day 11
  • Day 12
Day 1

RABAT - CASABLANCA SIGHTSEEING TOUR - MARRAKECH

Your English-speaking driver guide will pick you up from your hotel at 8:30 AM to start your day trip to Casablanca. This half-day city tour will take you to all of Casablanca's main attractions. While touring the Central Market, the Habous District, the panoramic tour of Hassan II Mosque, and Mohammed V Square, you will have the opportunity to appreciate the captivating fusion of modern and traditional influences that have shaped the city. After lunch at The Cornish, head to your Marrakech Riad Hotel. During the Night

Day 2

MARRAKECH - SIGHTSEEING GUIDED TRIP

Free day in Marrakech, the city known for its Jemaa el Fna, where we will spend a lot of time immersed in a unique fusion of sounds, smells, and experiences. There are many other areas in the city to explore and have fun, such as the Majorelle Gardens, Menara, Tombs Saadianas, walks along the walls, the mellah medina (the old Jewish quarter), and the contemporary city of Gueliz, which has a lot of Western-style homes. Riad at night.

Day 3

MARRAKECH - OUARZAZATE – DADES CANYON

We will leave Marrakech early in the morning to traverse the Tichka Pass in the High Atlas Mountains, stopping briefly to have coffee and see the cooperative that produces argan oil. We will break for lunch at the most well-known Kasbah in Morocco, Ait Ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Following lunch, we will stroll through the Skoura Oasis, which is home to a number of historic Kasbahs surrounded by palm trees. From here, the route passes through the Valley of Roses, or Kela'a M'gouna, where we stop to view locally produced cosmetics derived from the valley's profusion of roses. We'll carry on to the Dades Gorge, where we'll spend the night in a hotel by the river. Supper and the Evening in Riad.

Day 4

DADES CANYOHN - TOUDGHA GORGES – MERZOUGA DUNES (ERG CEBBI)

Following breakfast, check out of your hotel and drive around the vibrant Berber villages of the Dades Valley by following the route of 1000 Kasbahs. Arrive at Tineghir, which has a lovely palm grove and a Jewish neighborhood. You proceed to the Toudgha Gorges (Todgha), where you have free time to embark on a hike through the 300-meter-high canyons, a popular destination for rock climbers. After that, you will travel to the Erg Chebbi dunes in the Sahara desert of Merzouga. En route to Erfoud, you will have time for lunch. After that, we'll go toward the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. Departure on the camels following a welcome glass of tea in a guest house close to the dunes.

After arriving at the bivouac, you ride a camel to the top of the dunes to witness the sunset. Once back at the bivouac, enjoy dinner and a memorable night in authentic berber tents in the desert!

Day 5

MERZOUGA - KHAMLIA - RISSANI - ERG CHEBBI

We'll get up early to witness the breathtaking sunrise over the Saharan dunes, and then we'll head back to the hotel for breakfast and a shower. We are going to explore the desert today. We will take you on tours of the desert dunes where you can witness the nomadic people's way of life and the breathtakingly shifting desert contrasts. We are going to the Gnawa musicians' "black village" in Khamlia. We're going to the ancient capital of Rissani for lunch, where we'll have a traditional Berber pizza. You can visit the traditional markets after lunch.

We will head back to the breathtaking Erg Chebbi dunes in the afternoon to witness the sunset and spend the night at the base of the dunes, followed by dinner and a night in a hotel.

Day 6

MERZOUGA -ERRACHIDIA - MEDILT - AZROU – FES

Early in the day. After breakfast and a stroll along the dunes to witness the sun rise over the Sahara Desert, depart Errachidia by way of Erfoud and the Ziz Valley. Proceeding to Midelt. After lunch at the location, we will drive through the cedar forests of Azrou and pause to feed the monkeys as we make our way northeast across the Middle Atlas Mountains via the 1,120 m high mountain. We will proceed and arrive in Fes early evening, spending the night in Riad, via Ifrane, the "Switzerland of Morocco."

Day 7

FES-SIGHTSEEING GUIDED TRIP

During your guided tour, you will explore Fes's medina and well-known Souks, which are lined with historic mosques and tall, green-glazed minarets. You will see some of Fes' most exquisite palaces and monuments. To witness the traditional Moroccan crafts, the tour will include stops at the ceramics cooperative and tannery. and Then Sleep.

Day 8

FES - MEKNES -VOLUBILIS – CHEFCHAOUEN

After breakfast, we will travel to Volubilis to see the Roman ruins and the thermal springs in Gallien. However, we will first visit the Moulay Ismaïl Mausoleum, Bab Mansour, and Bab Khdim, which are located in Meknes. Then, after leaving the Roman City, we'll travel through the Rif mountains to the "blue town" of Chefchouen, stopping for coffee at a nearby establishment in Ouezanne. Supper and the Evening in Riad.

Day 9

FREE DAY CHEFCHAOUEN

You can spend the day exploring Chefchouen on your own. You can explore the Kasbah's gardens and small museum, which houses a gallery of artwork inside the walls in addition to a modest collection of antique weapons, instruments, textiles, and old photos of the city's lodges. You can stroll along one of the many walking trails that leave from the village or explore the Medina to see the incredible variety of shops. Supper and the Evening in Riad.

Day 10

CHEFCHAOUEN– TEOUANE– TANGER - ASILLAH

Following breakfast, we will travel through the Rif Mountains on our way to Tetouan. You can go to the city's Spanish gardens, have lunch in Tanger City, have dinner, and spend the night in a hotel in Asillah City.

Day 11

ASILLAH- RABAT

Free morning in Asillah's Medina after breakfast Before we hit the highway and headed for Rabat, we Mack. Have lunch in Rabat before seeing the Mohammed V Mausoleum, the Chellah ruins, and the Mechouar of the Royal Palace. Dinner in Riad and Overnight Stay.

Day 12

RABAT – SALE AIRPORT

As per the flight time, make your way to the Sale airport. Last of our offerings.

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About Morocco Planet :

Morocco Planet LLC is a boutique travel agency based in Casablanca and Marrakech. Passionate about sharing his Berber culture and the secrets of the kingdom he calls home, Amar is the chief storyteller, taking guests to his favorite areas of Morocco to ensure each chapter of their Moroccan adventure is a truly unforgettable adventure.

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Tour of the Moroccan Imperial Cities and the Desert

Duration
12 Days / 11 Nights
Destination
Rabat
Travellers
2+

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