5 Days From Casablanca to Marrakech
5 Days From Casablanca to Marrakech, exploring Meknes, Fes, enjoy the camel trekking in Merzouga desert, exploring Todra Dades, gorges , and the end tour in Marrakech.
5 Days From Casablanca to Marrakech
DAY 1 : CASABLANCA MEKNES – FES :
5 Days From Casablanca to Marrakech, Pick up you from your Hotel or Airport and Drive you to Fes via Rabat The Capital of Morocco then Meknes, in the way we will visit most important places in Casablanca and Rabat, Then we drive Meknes for lunch , we head to Fes where we will stay overnight in a Traditional Hotel in Fes with breakfast.
DAY 2 : FES TOUR GUIDE:
After breakfast in your Fes riad, you will start exploring the oldest city in Morocco, walking in its alleys and small streets, Fes city – perhaps as near to the middle age as you can. The city has numerous historic buildings , centered around the Qarouiyine Mosque and king palace then some Memorable souks , the Qarouiyine university founded 859 , one of the most prestigious centre of Morocco in the Arab world , the influence of university grew a few centuries later under the Marinades with the construction of colleges or Medersas. The two parts of Fes el Bali were united by the Almoravids in the 11th century and Fes became one of the major cities of Islam; after lunch visit the wonderful panoramic view over the whole Fes Medina. Back to the Hotel for overnight with breakfast
DAY 3: FES – IFRAN - AZROU – MERZOUGA DESERT ERG CHEBBI CAMEL TREKKING
in the morning at 8 a.m. our journey continue To Erg Chebbi Desert, Then we’ll travel via Ziz Valley and Ziz Gorges passing, From Midelt To Errachidia we will passing to the superb route for the first 20 km the road follows the oued Ziz , caves can be seen cut in to the cliff n ni doubt used to store crops. and visit shore of the Barrage de Hassan Addakhil , completed in 1971. The dam supplies water To Errachidia and region’s oasis . it also limits the lake ,the road soon drops down into the Ziz Valley , known as the Tafilalet then Continue To Erfoud is a southern Moroccan garrison town ,In Merzouga Desert we will have tea after we start to Desert Camp, we expect from our camels for 40 Min with camels, wading through dunes to the heart of the desert to watch the wonderful sunset . Tucked behind the Great Dunes, and enjoy Moroccan dinner and mint tea, you can see the vast sky of stars and sleep under the nomadic Berber tent.
DAY 4 : CAMEL TREK TOURS – RISSANI – TODRA GORGES – DADES VALLEY :
After sunrise back from the desert camp to Hotel where you will have breakfast and shower today we’ll explore Rissani and Sijilmassa was once the Berber capital of the Tafilalet region, and a major trading centre , it was founded in 757 by the Arab leader Mousa Ben Nasser , and its location on the major Sahel to Europe trade route, from Niger To Tangier , gave it considerable importance and prosperity , trading in gold ,its fame grew as did its size .The ruins , little of whish remain , are between the town and the river. A major new Kasbah was put by Moulay Ismail ,but Ait Atta tribe destroyed the town in 1818.The current Alaouite dynasty stetted in the surrounding region in the 13th century before gaining the Moroccan Sultanate in the 17th century , lunch in somewhere in Todra Gorges Drive through the villages arrival To Dades Valley around 6 p.m. Accommodation with dinner and breakfast
DAY 5 : DADES VALLEY – SKOURA – OUARZAZATE – AIT BENHADDOU – MARRAKECH
After breakfast We will follow the Dades Valley through Kalaat M’Gouna is the capital of the Moroccan Rose-Essence industry and centre of the Mgouna Tribe ; « The name means ‘Citadel of the Mgouna ‘ and is also spelt Kalaat M’Gouna « .The former French administrative centre become a sprawling town with banks. The Rose Festival is held in late May /early June with Dance and processions under a shower of rose petals to celebrate the harvest. the Valley of the Roses and the road of a thousand Kasbahs. We visit of Ouarzazate and stop for lunch in Ait Benhaddou old village. We will have time to discover the famous protected UNESCO site which is the nest of many films like the Gladiator, Lawrence of Arabia and much more. We will drive via Tichka pass to arrive to Marrakech late afternoon and the end of our Service.
THE TRIP INCLUDED:
- Pick up from Hotel or Airport
- Private Transportation 4×4 or Minivan
- Driver English speaking
- Accommodation in Fes with breakfast
- Local Guide in Fes
- Camel Trekking and Overnight in the Desert Camp with dinner and breakfast
- Sand boarding
- Accommodation in Dades with dinner and breakfast
- Drop off you to Marrakech hotel or Airport
THE TRIP EXCLUDED:
- Entrance Fees
- Dinner in Fes