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12 Days Tour From Marrakech to desert

The most exceptional tour throughout Morocco. 12 Days Tour From Marrakech to desert . During this tour, we will guide you through Morocco’s most tourist destinations and iconic sites.
Your journey will encompass a diverse range of experiences. From venturing into the captivating landscapes of the northern regions. Including Tangier and Chefchaouen.
Also immersing yourself in the captivating charm of the southern and western expanses. Following, the desert of Merzouga will beckon you with its awe-inspiring beauty. While the captivating allure of the red city, Marrakech. this will provide the perfect finale to this extraordinary expedition.

Highlights of : 12 Days Tour From Marrakech to desert

  • Marrakech, the red city

  • Essaouira Mogador

  • Tangier

  • Chefchaouen, the blue pearl

  • Fes, the cultural city

  • Merzouga desert

  • Ouarzazate

  • The Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou

Itinirary of: 12 Days Tour From Marrakech to desert


Meeting at the airport on arrival of the flight. Transfer to your accommodation.


This day will be dedicated to the exploration of Marrakech. renowned as the second oldest imperial city and often referred to as the “Pearl of the South.”
Commencing our itinerary, we will first visit the Menara Garden. Where a surrounding pool is encircled by lush flowerbeds. this serves as an ingenious irrigation system for the adjacent fields.
Our sightseeing journey will encompass a range of impressive landmarks. These include the iconic Koutoubia Mosque and the vibrant Majorelle Gardens. Also, the opulent Bahia Palace, and the enriching Dar Si Said Palace Museum of jewellery.
An optional lunch awaits you in the medina. followed by a leisurely stroll through the vibrant and colorful souks of Marrakech. Offering a captivating sensory experience.
As the day draws to a close, you can savor a sunset drink while overlooking the bustling Jamaa El Fenna Square from the terrace of a charming café. after, we transfer you to the hotel.


Embarking on a new leg of our journey. it’s time to bid farewell to Marrakech and set our course for the captivating coast of Essaouira. This charming city holds the esteemed distinction of being on the UNESCO World Heritage list. Reaching it is a breeze as we traverse a route adorned with argan oil cooperatives.
En route, we’ll take a moment to pause and witness the remarkable spectacle of the Argan tree-climbing goats. A sight that truly captures the essence of the region.
This windy fishing harbor has been a well-loved vacation spot for years because of its wide beaches. also an ancient walled medina, and cliffs adorned with skillfully constructed walls. Amidst this picturesque setting, you’ll have the opportunity to soak in the serene ambiance as you explore the medina’s compact. for example, lively streets, take leisurely strolls along the beach or ramparts and pay a visit to the bustling port to marvel at the day’s fresh catch.
Noteworthy is Essaouira’s role as the host of the Gnaouas Music Festival every June, adding a melodic touch to its cultural allure. As night descends, we will take you to the hotel for the overnight.

Day 4: Essaouira to Rabat:

Following a hearty breakfast, our 12 Days Tour From Marrakech to desert continues, directing our course towards Rabat. we will trace the scenic Atlantic coastline. Along this picturesque route, we’ll traverse through El Jadida, a coastal city that was once under Portuguese rule. As it has since earned the esteemed distinction of being a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Our next pause will be in the vibrant city of Casablanca. Here, we’ll have the chance to marvel at the grandeur of Mohammed V Square. Next, bask in the awe-inspiring presence of the majestic Hassan II Mosque.
Upon arriving in Rabat. As an Imperial City of rich heritage, we’ll embark on a comprehensive exploration. Our itinerary will encompass visits to the formidable Mechouar. A place that encompasses the ramparts and walls encircling the Royal Palace. the highlight of our Rabat sojourn will be the magnificent Mohammed V Mausoleum. This an architectural gem that pays homage to Morocco’s regal history.
Continuing our cultural voyage, we’ll discover the iconic Hassan Tower. After, we delve into the historic ambiance of the Oudaya Kasbah, perched above the Atlantic Ocean. This location not only offers breathtaking vistas but also houses Moroccan artisan galleries. these are offering a glimpse into the country’s creative spirit.
With the day’s exploration concluded, a comfortable night’s rest awaits you in a Rabat hotel or riad.

Day 5: Rabat to Chefchaouen:

Today, you’ll traverse the lush valleys of the Rif Mountains as you make your way from Rabat to Chefchaouen. This city is Renowned for its vivid blue-washed houses. Chefchaouen’s allure beckons both tourists and locals, particularly during the sweltering summer months.
Wander through Chefchaouen’s meandering streets and charming narrow alleys. Its bustling souks offer a treasure trove of culinary delights and intricate handicrafts. From woolen goods to elaborate embroidery and unique goat cheese. These offerings hail exclusively from the northern reaches of Morocco, making them a distinct feature of this region.
Take a moment to unwind in the village square, and immerse yourself in the local way of life. By visiting a nearby farm, or embarking on an invigorating hike in one of the adjacent parks. Each option promises a unique and memorable experience.
As the day transforms into night, you will have an overnight in the medina

Day 6: Chefchaouen to Fes:

After a delightful breakfast in the riad. our expedition will begin or start to Fes. Drive away from the lofty heights of the Rif Mountains to the fertile, undulating hills of agriculture. Our first stop will be the Berber Roman Ruins at Volubilis. A captivating open-air museum that offers a unique glimpse into Morocco’s historical tapestry.
Volubilis offers a significant period of Moroccan history. Even though it may not be as grand as the Berber Roman remains situated along the Mediterranean rim.
Continuing our expedition, we’ll set our course for Meknes. this city holds the distinction of being the fourth among Morocco’s imperial cities. also, it is a 17th-century treasure trove that beckons us to pause lunch and amble through the storied precincts of its historic medina.
Following our satisfying repast, we’ll cast our gaze upon the impressive Bab el Mansour and revel in the charm of Lhdim Square. With Meknes’s enchanting offerings embraced, our journey will lead us straight to the vibrant city of Fes. where the promise of captivating experiences and cultural immersion awaits. overnight in a Riad inside the medina of Fes.


 The day is dedicated to exploring the prominent attractions of Fes with a local guide. Fes holds significance as one of the imperial cities. Furthermore, it serves as the cultural and religious center of Morocco.
To begin, our first stop is at the Royal Palace gate. After that, we venture into the well-preserved medieval Medina, a UNESCO World Heritage SiteHere, you will have the opportunity to visit various landmarks, including the Blue gate or Bab Boujloud, the entryway to the old Medina.
Once inside the Medina, you’ll explore The Medrasa Bouanania, the Najjarine fountain, and the Tanneries. The journey culminates at the Quaraouin mosque and University, the world’s oldest university. Following this, we will leave Medina to visit the Jewish quarter, also known as “the Mellah.”
In the afternoon, we’ll head to an ancient fortress for a panoramic view of the Medina and the city of Fes. Finally, we’ll conclude the day by returning to your Riad. 

Day 8: Fes -Ifrane- Azrou – Midelt – Merzouga desert

Our journey begins in Fes. You will experience a remarkable change in landscape. We will travel through the Middle Atlas Mountains, cedar forests, and desert. 
On our way to Merzouga, we will visit Ifrane. Known as the small Switzerland of Morocco. Visit Midelt, famous for its minerals and apple harvests. 
At Merzouga, you will spend the first night in a hotel .

Day 9 :Desert Adventure – Visite Nomads – Erg-chebbi Dunes – 

you’ll wake up early to catch the spectacular sunrise and enjoy breakfast. Then, your driver will take you on a day trip to discover the beauty of the Merzouga desert.
So, You’ll visit the Moroccan Auto National Museum, the village of Khamlia. too, the mines of Kohl and Baryte, and the nomads’ hand-made tents. You’ll also enjoy a panoramic view of the camps and dunes from the top.
After, we will return to the Berber village for lunch. Afterward, you’ll see the oasis of Merzouga before you ride a camel through the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Next, you will spend the night in a desert camp under the starry sky

DAY 10: Merzouga – Arfoud – Toudgha Gorges – Dades Valley

This morning you will wake up early to watch the sunrise from a nearby dune. Your camel will take you back to the hotel/riad. here, our driver will pick you up.
Our journey will take us to Erfoud, known for its fossil products. Afterward, Tinghir and Todra Gorges. In these places, you will witness the lush green oasis full of palm trees and farmers’ crops.
Moreover,  We will also visit the Dades Valley or “Valley of 1000 Kasbahs. Finally, spend the night in a hotel in Dades Valley.

DAY 11: Dadea Valley – Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah – High Atlas Mountains – Marrakech

this day, we will visit the Valley of the Roses. Millions of rose petals are harvested each year to produce a variety of rose products. 
Our tour continues to Ouarzazate, the Hollywood of Morocco. In addition, Ait Ben Haddou is the oldest kasbah in southern Morocco and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. 
Moreover, Many films, including The Gladiator and Lawrence of Arabia.  After touring the Kasbah, we will drive through the High Atlas Mountains to Marrakesh. this will be the end of the tour as we drop you off at your hotel.

Day 12: Transfer To The Airport: 

We’ll facilitate your transfer from the Riad to the airport, offering the convenience of departing from Marrakech. Ultimately, this marks the culmination of our enriching 12-day Morocco itinerary, a journey that began in Marrakech. 

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What To Expect in 12 Days Tour From Marrakech to desert?

Frequently Asked Questions:

Dear guests, before you go to Morocco. You may ask and looking for some information to help you during your tour in Morocco. Here are some information and instructions we think that are important to know.

When is a good time to visit Morocco?

You can travel to Morocco any time of the year. However, there are better and recommended periods to visit Morocco rather than any time else. Morocco is at its best in spring (mid-March to November) when the heat of summer has eased.

At other times don’t underestimate the extremes of summer heat and winter, particularly in the high Atlas Mountains, where snowcapped peaks persist from November to July. If you are travelling in winter, head for South, although be prepared for bitterly cold nights. Morocco’s Mediterranean coast and Rif Mountains are frequently wet and cloudy in winter and early spring.

Apart from the weather. It is the time of ‘Ramadan month’; the traditional month of fasting and purification, which is another important consideration. During Ramadan some restaurants cafes are closed during the day time and general business hours are reduced.

What Languages are spoken in Morocco?

There are number of languages in Morocco, but the two official languages that practiced in Morocco are: Modern standard Arabic and ‘Tamazight’ (Berber). The languages that used by Moroccan associations and administrations are: ‘Classical Arabic’ and ‘French’. Majority of Moroccans speak French language, due to the colonization. There are several Moroccans who speak Spanish as well, and educated people can speak English.

What is Moroccan Currency? How much is 1 Euro (€) in Moroccan Money?

‘Moroccan Dirhams’ is the currency of Morocco. The plural form is pronounced darahim, although in French and English “dirhams” is commonly used. Its symbol is “MAD”. The dirham is issued by the Bank Al-Maghrib, the central bank of Morocco. 1 Euro = 10,70 MAD. You can change Euros in many and different places among Morocco country.

Is it ok if I photograph people in Morocco?

Moroccans are differs from one to another, some local people don’t like to be photographed. Whereas, some others it’s very normal to take picture to or with. So, it will be better to ask the person first to take him/her picture. Some people may ask you for fee if you want to take a photo, especially snake charmers, artists, and sellers in the street. Well, we recommend you to ask for permission before taking pictures to the people.

Is the price of private tour same if I am alone, 2 or more?

The Price for any of our private tours depends on number of persons who will take such a tour. The price gets lower if more people shared the tour.

How to pay to confirm the tour?

To confirm any tour with us, the deposit will be required to pay by PayPal or Western Union and the rest of the payment will be settled in cash during the trip. You can pay us either on Euros, USD or Moroccan Dirhams.

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