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From Tangier: 10 Days Desert Tour

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Private Desert Tour 10-Days To Marrakech

When you’ve only got five days to spend in Morocco, 10-day desert tour from Tangier to Marrakech. Is then the best option in Morocco or anywhere else, The good news is that Morocco is very big. Whether you’re fascinated by the charm explore the Sahara.

Best 10 Days Morocco Desert Tour To Marrakech From Tangier

Discover Morocco’s northern cities on this 10-day itinerary Sahara desert Tour from Tangier. To explore the medieval medinas of historic Fez.

10 Days Desert Trip To Marrakech From Tangier Details

Are you planning a trip to Morocco soon and you are interested in a Private 10-day tour from Tangier to Marrakech that includes a visit to the Sahara desert? Travel To Desert has designed an itinerary specifically for travelers with limited time in Morocco who want to explore the Blue City, Fez, the Merzouga Sahara desert, and Marrakech. This tour is perfect for anyone who wants to experience the highlights of Morocco in just a few days. For anyone who wants to experience the highlights of Morocco in just a few days.

Price Includes

  • Transport with personal driver, including fuel and driver's fee.
  • 9-night accommodations on a daily half-board
  • Camel ride in Merzouga
  • Sandbaording in Merzouga Sahara Desert
  • Local Music around the fire

Price Excludes

  • Lunches
  • Drinks
  • Tip
What to Expecton on 10 Days Desert Tour from Tangier

Embark on a Private 10-day Desert tour from Tangier to Marrakech via the Sahara desert Merzouga and discover the best of Morocco. You will first visit the picturesque blue city of Chefchaouen, and then explore the amazing old city of Fes. You will also get to experience a camel ride in the desert and spend an unforgettable night in a desert camp. Finally, on the fifth day, you will arrive in Marrakech in the evening, marking the end of an incredible journey.

  • Drive through Rif Mountains to Chefchaouen
  • Visit Fes and get to know its culture
  • Drive through the middle Atlas Mountains to the Merzouga desert
  • Ride a camel in Merzouga while assisting a dramatic sunset
  • Sleep under the stars in Erg Chebbi Sahara camp
  • Visit the Unesco world heritage of Ait Ben Haddou
Private Morocco Tour 10-Day from Tangier To Marrakech Itinerary

Day 1Tangier - Chefchaouen - Fes

Welcome to Tangier for a 10-day Sahara Desert Tour via Merzouga, the gateway between Europe and Africa. We will pick you up from your Hotel in Tangier and take you on a scenic drive to the city of Fes, the cultural capital of Morocco. On the way, we will pass through the Rif mountains and several small towns, including Chefchaouen, also known as ‘Chaouen’ by the locals. As it is a small town, you will have plenty of time to explore this blue Moroccan pearl. After lunch, we will bid farewell to Chefchaouen and continue our journey south to Fez, one of Morocco’s most beautiful imperial cities. Overnight in Riad

Day 2Explore Fes

This day of our 10-day trip from Tangier to explore the UNESCO-protected medina of Fez with the help of a local guide. The city of Fès is divided into two old medina districts, namely Fès el Bali and Fès el Jdid, and the Ville Nouvelle, which was designed by the French in the early 20th century. You can also visit the 14th-century Al Attarine medersa and admire the zellij tiles before visiting one of the oldest still-operating universities in the world, Al-Qarawiyyin University (859 A.D.). Finally, you can find the Mellah (former Jewish quarter) in Fès el Jdid for a panoramic view of the city.

Day 3Fes - Merzouga at Erg Chebbi

You will depart from Fez early in the morning and head towards the Middle Atlas Mountains. During this tour, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a beautiful walk through Berber villages. After lunch, you will continue your journey towards Erfoud. Upon arriving at Merzouga, you will meet your camels and embark on a ride across the desert, over the red dunes, until you see nothing but sand and sky. After some time to admire the sand dunes and surrounding scenery, you will enjoy a Moroccan dinner served under the stars next to the campfire. After dinner, you will gather around the fire to enjoy typical Berber music performed on drums under a sky full of stars.

Day 4Explore Merzouga

 One of the great advantages of this 10-day tour of Morocco is that we can devote two days to exploring the Merzouga desert. So, after breakfast in the tent and a refreshing shower (at the camp or in a Merzouga hotel, depending on the package), we’ll head for Khamila.

Their way of life is based on art and music, and we’ll have the opportunity to attend a performance of “gnawa”, the kind of percussion that characterizes them and has a strong sub-Saharan rhythm. Its uniqueness and value have been recognized by UNESCO, which has declared it an intangible heritage of humanity.

After this cultural and ethnographic experience, it’s time for adventure and adrenalin, as we travel by 4×4 on a track much used during the Paris-Dakar Rally. The route takes us past the Khol mines and the remains of a Berber and French village. And we’ll find the perfect spot to enjoy a breathtaking panoramic view of the sea of sand that forms the dunes of Erg Chebbi. What’s more, we’ll come into contact with a group of desert nomads who are in the process of settling down, but who have retained many of their ancestral customs.

After tea with them, we’ll return to Merzouga, where will serve us dinner and we’ll rest for the night.

Day 5Merzouga - Dades

If you’re fond of watching the sunrise and don’t mind waking up early, you might want to witness the sun’s morning arc illuminating the desert shadows. After that, you can head back to a local hotel, take a hot shower, and enjoy a delicious breakfast. Our journey will continue as we leave Merzouga for Rissani, which is home to the largest and busiest weekly market in southern Morocco. Our next stop is Erfoud, which is famous for its fossilized marble. From there, we’ll proceed to the Todra Gorge, the highest oasis valley gorge in Morocco. We’ll meet up at the gorge and walk beneath the 300m-high red cliff, a popular spot for climbers. A night in a beautiful hotel at the heart of the valley.

 

 

 

Day 6Dades - Ouarzazate - Marrakech

We continue along the Dades Valley towards Ouarzazate, famously known as “Moroccan Hollywood” due to its popularity in the film industry. Here, we will visit the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, an ancient Ksar that has been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The final leg of today’s journey is over the High Atlas Mountains on the impressive zig-zag road of the Tiz n Tichka pass, before arriving in Marrakech. Once in Marrakech, we drop you off at your hotel/Riad.  

 

 

Day 7 Guided Tour Marrakech

After Breakfast your Local Guide will pick you up from your riad, Admire Mellah Square and the souk, Bab Agnaou, the Bahia Palace and other monuments and must-sees. Your local host will take you to the city’s main sights so you can get the perfect overview of what makes Marrakech so unique.
Along the way, your local host will show you hidden treasures that only locals know about. Get to know the city from a different perspective, the local way, and discover places and stories that few tourists know.
A magical tale Behind every landmark and stop, there’s a story, and your local host is ready to tell it all. Get ready to hear incredible stories, unique insights and fun facts that only a knowledgeable local would know! Special treatment Follow your host to one of his favorite restaurants for a snack or a drink enjoyed by the locals. Take a break and catch up with your new local friend, and get answers to all your travel questions.

Day 8 Marrakech - Essaouira

Essaouira is the darling of many tourists! The town has a favorable microclimate; mild in winter and
cool in summer. This day trip to Essaouira departs from Marrakech at 8:30 and you’ll travel by freeway.
This fascinating day is an opportunity to enjoy the pleasant weather, discover the famous seaport
and medieval ramparts. The winding streets and picturesque medina of this charming little town. A delicious and special lunch is served at the port, where you can choose where you can choose fresh fish.
Formerly known as Mogador to the Portuguese inhabitants, this charming coastal town is renowned for its local handicrafts, including cedar furniture, carvings and carvings and small objects, sold in countless stores along the windy streets.

A delicious and special lunch can be enjoyed at the port, where customers can choose from a selection of freshly caught fish to be prepared on site.
freshly caught fish to prepare on the spot. You can also visit the fish marke where you can take your pick. You take your purchases to a small local restaurant for grilling.
Surfing opportunities and the beach make this an ideal place for coastal lovers. Here you can equipment or take an hour’s instruction.
  On the way to Essaouira, why not stop off at one of the women’s cooperatives producing
precious argan oil? It’s delicious with bread and an excellent and effective treatment for skin and hair.
skin and hair. Quality and price are well worth considering, unlike the prices in France or even Marrakech!

Day 9 Airballon

Join this unique hot air ballooning experience in Marrakech and offer yourself an exceptional adventure full of emotions. Early morning at 5am pick up from your riad, Get on board of a giant air balloon and enjoy the panoramic landscapes of Berber villages and Atlas Mountains that unfold under your eyes.

After an early morning hotel transfer by 4×4, you will be welcomed in a luxurious Berber tent to have a hearty and tasty breakfast.

You will then join your pilot for a hot air balloon ride above the clouds for 40 to 60 minutes. Around 10 am drop-off at your Riad

A flight certificate will be given at the end of your experience to keep a souvenir of your adventure in the air of Marrakech.

This experience is organized in optimal conditions of comfort and safety.

Day 10 Marrakech - Airport

After Breakfast Trensfer to the aiport, end your Trip.

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