Mesmerising Morocco Travels

Morocco Private Travel Adventures

Desert Trail 10 days / 9 nights from Casablanca
Day 1: Casblanca – Rabat

Upon arrival, we will greet you at the airport and drive to Casablanca and then to Rabat. In Casablanca you will see the Hassan II Mosque, the largest outside of Mecca and experience the coastal “Cornish” seaside. Afterwards, we will leave to Rabat, the capital of Morocco. Here, you will see the Hassan Tower, the Oudaya Kasbah before you check in to your riad. Overnight accommodation will be in a riad at the heart of the Medina. Overnight Riad / hotel. Bed and Breakfast. (BB).

Day 2: Rabat – Meknes – Volubilis – Fes

After breakfast in your riad, you will start travelling to Fes via Meknes and Volubilis. In Meknes, another significant imperial city in Morocco, known as the Ismaili capital of Morocco, you will see the famous gate Bab Mansour, the Sahrij Souani Bassin, and the Mulay Ismail Mausoleum. After lunch, your journey continues to Volubilis, the Roman ruins, dating to 25BC where some of the original mosaics are still in very good shape, explore the site and continue to Fes via the foothills of the Rif Mountains. Get to Fes at the end of the afternoon. Check in to your riad at the heart of the Medina. Overnight in riad or hotel.

Day 3 Fes

We will do a guided tour of the medina and the famous souks of Fes – narrow cobbled streets full of mosques . Visit the most beautiful monuments and sites of Fes . Also visit cooperatives and dry ceramic to see traditional Moroccan craftsmanship .

Day 4 Fes – Ilfrane – Azrou – Midelt – Merzouga

After breakfast drive to Merzouga through the middle Atlas . We pass Ifrane , the “Switzerland ” of Morocco and the cedar forests of Azrou where you can stop and feed the monkeys . Continue to Midelt where we take lunch. We follow the river of Ziz and make a stop to see the Ziz Gorge on the way to Merzouga.

Merzouga Day 5 – Khamlia – Erg Chebbi

Today we explore the desert area , the wonder that are the dunes of Erg Chebbi . We will make a circuit through the dunes of the desert, you will have the opportunity to see how the nomads live and contrasts that exist in the desert. Khamlia visit the village to see the Gnawa musicians . We will do a circuit around the dunes where you will have the opportunity to see the lifestyle of the nomads and the amazing contrasts of the desert. Also visit the ” black people ” of Khamlia to see Gnawa musicians . lunch with Berber hospitality . In the afternoon we ride on camels to see the sunset from the dunes and spend a night in the desert encampment . We’ll eat tagin traditional mint tea Berber music listen while you can see the stars and the moon in the desert Sahara impressive .

Day 6 – Merzouga Rissani- Todra Gorge , Dades Gorge

We can see the stunning sunrise over the dunes before returning to the hotel for breakfast and showers. We will visit Rissani market and cross the valleys of palm and Trinjdad Tourog and reach the Todra Gorge . We will ride the Todra Gorge and take lunch at a local restaurant before moving into the housing in the Dades Gorge .

Day 7 – The Dades Gorge Kelâa Magona – Skoura – Ouarzazate

After breakfast we will ride to the Gorge and visit nomadic caves . We continue through Kelâa Magona The Valley of Roses and the oasis of Skoura Ouarzazate to reach the afternoon.

Day 8 Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – Telouet – Marrakech

After breakfast drive to Ait Benhaddou to visit this world heritage site . We continue our journey through the High Atlas and the Berber village of Telouet and the Glaoui Kasbah . We will take lunch at a local restaurant before going down Telouet the Tizi -n- Tichka to Marrakech.

Day 9 Marrakech

You’ll get a guided tour to discover the different facades of Marrakech , through the labyrinth of the narrow streets of the medina by the famous souks and visiting beautiful palaces and monuments of Marrakech .

Day 10 Marrakech – Casablanca

We will take the morning off to shop and relax in Marrakech before leaving in the afternoon and reach Casablanca at 16:00 hours ( if you have another schedule for the flight or want to be a little in Casablanca , we can leave at any time be agreed ) .