Day 1: Casablanca – Rabat – Fes:
Pick up from your accommodation or Airport in Casablanca. Visiting Hassan 2 mosque then heading to Rabat the capital. Visit at the Mohamed V Mausoleum and Hassan tower. Stop for lunch and proceed ahead Meknes. Inspire time to visit the water supply of ‘Sehrij Esswani’ and additionally the door of Bab Mansour. 30 min drive to get to Roman’s ruins of Volubilis. Visit the site and arrive Fes around 7 pm. Overnight in Riad in the Medina with breakfast included.
DAY 2: Full day FES city guided tour:
The second day is dedicated to the discovery of Fes (Fez). We will arrange a professional local guide for this visit. One day is hardly enough to visit all the wonders of the most ancient imperial city also the world famous for its leather and metalwork: Medersa ( Koranic school ) Bouinania, Bab ( gate) Boujloud, the leather tanneries, Najjarine Museum of Wooden Arts and Crafts. You might also want to just roam around some of its 9500 derbs (narrow alleys) and just take in all the sounds, smells, sights, and spells. Whatever your choice, nothing can prepare you for this assault on the senses. Fes conjures the image of the quintessential fabled Arab city as Baghdad at the time of the 1001 nights… Within the walls of its Medina lies the world’s largest intact medieval city which was to become the first Arab designated World Heritage Site by the UNESCO. Get back to the Riad around 4 pm. Breakfast included.
DAY 3: Fes – Ifrane – Midlet – Errachidia – Erfoud – Merzouga:
After breakfast, we will start our journey to Merzouga sahara desert. First stop will be at Ifrane. Colonial alpine resort built by the French in 1929. With its alpine chalets, trimmed gardens, leafy park surrounding a mountain fed lake; you could almost be in … Switzerland. Crossing the Middle Atlas mountains we will stop for lunch. Then crossing the High Atlas mountains and enjoying those breathtaking landscapes. Few hours later we arrive Merzouga. Camels are ready for an hour trekking to the desert camp. Overnight in Private standard or luxury (an upgraded) tent. Dinner & breakfast.
DAY 4: MERZOUGA – Todra Valley and gorge – dades valley:
We will get up early to see the spectacular sunrise over the dunes of the Sahara before making our way back to the hotel for breakfast and a shower. We’ll drive through the Saghro Mountains; we will take a short walk through Todra Gorge before arriving at Dades Gorge. Accommodation in a Kasbah Hotel breakfast and dinner are included.
DAY 5: DADES VALLEY – Rose valley – Ouarzazate – KAsbah Ait benhaddou – Marrakech:
Start the jounrey after breakfast, reaching Rose Valley along the road of a thousand kasbahs. Arriving Ouarzazate so visit the Kasbah of Taourirte and lunch after. 29 Km away is the famous UNESCO site Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou. We will descend the High Atlas Mountains via the Tizi N Tichka pass to Marrakech. We will have time to stop and enjoy impressive views and visit the Argan oil cooperative. We will arrive in Marrakech in the late afternoon. Overnight in Riad with breakfast included.
DAY 6: MARRAKECH full day city guided tour:
We will provide you a guided tour of the ‘Pearl of the South’ escorted by your driver and our professional local guide to see all its snake- charmers, story- tellers and local music bands filled Djemaa El Fna square, the constant flow of show biz celebrities owning properties here, its massive foreign residents community or its geographical location, Marrakech is smaller, yet much more famous than its counterpart Fes. One thing is sure: no other Moroccan city boasts such a demographic diversity: Arabs, Europeans and Berbers have always blended with the Touareg populations north of Sahara and the Black Africans whose ancestors worked at the court of the Sultan in a city always known for being a passage point for caravans coming through its gates from the 4 corners of Africa. Highlights include: Bahia Palace, Koranic school Ben Yussef, Souks, Saadian Tombs, the legendary Hotel Mamounia or the Majorelle Gardens (once the property of a certain Yves Saint Laurent). Overnight in Riad with breakfast included.
DAY 7: airport transfer :
Transfer to Marrakech airport / Casablanca airport or city.