Day 1 : MARRAKECH – BEN EL OUIDAN
the itinerary for this morocco tour in 9 days start first from marrakech and then go :
Visit Iminifri Cave and Ouzoud Waterfalls. Overnight in Ben el Ouidan.
Day 2 : BEN EL OUIDAN - FES
Depart Ben el Ouidan in the early morning and arrive in Fes in the evening. Free time to explore the city. Overnight in Fes.
Day 3: EXPLORE FES
Spend Day 3 exploring the city with a local tour guide.
Take a walk through the medina and visit the tannery where leather goods are made, the Mosque of al-Quarawiyyin, Bou Inania Medersa, visit an artisan shop to learn how to make pottery, and visit a silk and scarf making shop. Overnight in Fes.
Day 4 : FES – MEKNES - CHEFCHAOUEN
Depart Fes in the early morning to visit the Volubilis (ancient Roman ruins) in Meknes. Arrive in Chefchaouen in the evening. Overnight in Chefchaouen.
Day 5: CHEFCHAOUEN
Situated in the Rif Mountains, explore the calm “Blue City,” one of the most beautiful and relaxing towns to visit in all of Morocco. Overnight in Chefchaouen.
Day 6 : CHEFCHAOUEN – MIDELT
Depart Chefchaouen in the early morning to Midelt. Stop for lunch in Ifran or Azrou. In Azrou, visit the Cedar Forest and see the Barbary apes and their babies climbing trees, running around the forest, and snacking on melons and bread. Overnight in Midelt.
Day 7 : MIDELT – MERZOUGA
Depart Midelt in the early morning and arrive to Merzouga in the early evening. Take a camel into the desert and watch the sunset. Spend the night in the Sahara Desert in berber tents or underneath the stars. Dinner is provided.
Day 8 : MERZOUGA - OURZAZATE
Be prepared for an early wake up call in time to watch the sunrise in the desert. Ride a camel back to the hotel for breakfast. Depart Merzouga and visit the Todra Gorge. Arrive Ourzazate in the late afternoon. Free time to explore the city. Overnight in Ourzazate.
Day 9 : OURZAZATE - MARRAKECH
Visit Atlas Studios, the “Moroccan Hollywood,” and see the movie sets that were used in many popular films. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site, Ait Benhaddou Kasbah. Arrive in Marrakech in the early evening.
- Accommodation with breakfast
- Camel ride in Merzouga
- Dinner at some hotels (but not all)
- Entrance fees to medersas, Atlas Film Studio in Ourzazate
- Lunches and some dinners
- Personal expenses
*** NOTE: The above trip can begin with a departure from Casablanca or Fes. If departing from Casablanca, this trip will take 7 days. If departing from Fes, this trip will take 5 days. ***