7 days / 6 nights in Morocco - Casablanca to Marrakech desert tour
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Why these 7 days Morocco itinerary from Casablanca desert tour?
With this 7 days Morocco itinerary from Casablanca desert tour, you will spend the best one week in Morocco. The tour itinerary will take you to see and enjoy the best places to visit in Morocco includes Fes, Chefchaouen, Merzouga, and Marrakech. We will start this one week in Morocco from Casablanca and ending in Marrakech. This tour allows you to visit the blue city of Chefchaouen and explore the best of Meknes and Volubilis, enjoy one day trip to discover the whole city of Fes. Also, passing through both the Middle Atlas Mountains and High Atlas Mountains, then go to enjoy the dream adventure in Merzouga of riding camels over Erg Chebbi dunes. Then going to explore Todra gorges and Dades valley, afterward, pass through the road of the thousand Kasbahs - providing numerous opportunities to take some of your best photographic shots of the trip. The program includes visiting the famous Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou (declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986) and the city Ouarzazate the gate to the Sahara Desert.
Regarding the price and the accommodations on this trip, you will spend one night in Berber camp in Merzouga, and the others in a Hotel/Riad. All this with affordable price and best quality services.
Morocco Itinerary 7 Days tour from Casablanca to Marrakech - Morocco Desert Tour
How you will spend these 7 days in Morocco?
Days in Morocco company placed at your disposal this simple suggestion of this tour itinerary to give you the idea about how you will spend your 7 days in Morocco, a day-by-day plan to guide your journey. This tour itinerary can be changed to suit your dream tour, and it will be customized to fit your needs.
Overview: of 7 days tour from Casablanca to Marrakech
7 days desert tour from Casablanca to Marrakech and Chefchaouen is designed to spend one week in Morocco. With this tour of 6 nights in Morocco, you'll explore the top Moroccan cities and discover the imperial cities of Fes and Marrakech. The tour will start from Casablanca then we'll pass through Rabat the capital of Morocco to reach the blue pearl of Morocco Chefchaouen, after visiting and exploring the main attractions of Rabat. Then discover the blue streets of Chefchaouen, explore the Roman ruins of Volubilis and Meknes city, full-day to roam in the main attractions of Fes. On your road to the Sahara desert, you'll pass by Ifrane the Switzerland of Morocco, and the cedar forest in Azrou. After arriving in Merzouga you'll experience a camel trekking trip over the high sand dunes of the Erg Chebbi desert, and you'll see the beautiful view of the sunset on top of a high dune, enjoying a night in desert camp. By leaving Merzouga to Marrakech you'll explore in your way Todra gorges, Dades gorges, Roses valley, and so many amazing Berber villages. There are many stops in the itinerary to take pictures of the splendid panoramic nature sceneries and in every interesting spot. The end of the tour will be in Marrakech.
Although it may seem like an extremely short time to explore this vibrant country, this Morocco itinerary of 7 days will be perfect for you!
Tour Itinerary: A day-by-day plan to guide your journey.
Our driver/guide of your trip will meet you at the airport or at your accommodation in Casablanca, and then we drive towards Chefchaouen, after visiting and exploring the main attractions of Casablanca. Then visiting some interesting sites in Rabat such as "Royal Palace", "the Hassan Tower", and "the Mausoleum of Mohamed V". Also, you'll visit the main places on your road. Then, we continue our journey to Chefchaouen. Overnight at Riad or Hotel in Chefchaouen.
Today is dedicated to visiting Chefchaouen's important sightseeing. After your breakfast at your accommodation, you can explore the gorgeous town of Chefchaouen, the most famous touristic attractions in Morocco. Chefchaouen's most striking feature is the blue paint that is coloring the walls of the Medina in different shapes of blue. Once you've entered the Medina of Chefchaouen you should start climbing to "Ras El Maa Waterfall" which is a very famous water source on the top of a mountain, from which you can see most of the city and discover its mountainous terrain. On your way to the top, you'll come across the following monuments and symbolic buildings like Place "Outa El Hamam" which is a square surrounded by cafes and restaurants, a peaceful place to relax. In the square, you'll see the "Kasbah" which dates back to the 18th century, a heavily restored walled fortress that now has a lovely garden on Chefchaouen. However, your tour is incomplete if you don't visit the "Grand Spanish Mosque", which was built in the 15th century. Overnight stay in Chefchaouen.
After breakfast at your accommodation in Chefchaouen, the journey starts toward Fes by leaving Chefchaouen. Today the itinerary goes through Ouazzane. Along the way, we'll visit Volubilis, which is the Oldest Roman post south of Morocco, where you can witness the glory of the Roman Empire and enjoy the beautiful mosaic in the ruined mansions. Then cross Meknes city, we'll take a stroll in its El Hedim square and Medina. We'll be sightseeing all the interesting places in the city including Mausoleum Moulay Ismail, Sahrij Souani, and Bab El Mansour which is the biggest gate in Morocco, lunch will be in Meknes. Later on, we'll carry on our trip to the imperial city of Fes where you'll spend the night at a hotel or Riad.
Today is dedicated to visiting Fez's important sightseeing and monuments, the oldest cultural and spiritual city in the world. The city was founded in 790 A.C by Moulay Idriss II. Accompanied by a local guide. Fez has very interesting sites and monuments and sites including Al-Qarawiyyin University (the first established university in the world), Bou Inania Madrasa (theological colleges), the Jewish District (Millah), plazas, neighborhood Andaulisians, and potters, museums, Souks (traditional markets), the amazing Tanneries, and Bab Boujloud. Lunch will be at a typical Moroccan restaurant in the old Medina. Fez is also the artisan capital of Morocco. Your full-day trip of Fes includes a short visit to the famous ceramic factory, and then you can enjoy a wonderful panoramic view over the whole Medina of Fes. After the tour, we drive you back to your riad or hotel. Overnight stay in Fes.
After breakfast at your accommodation in Fes, we leave Fes heading southeast, through the city of Ifrane (Switzerland of Morocco), and Cedar Forest in Azrou the largest woodland in Morocco where apes live our second stop will be hereafter Ifrane. Afterward, we'll stop in Midelt for having lunch. Our 7 days Morocco tour itinerary will continue to cross Tizi N'Taghamt and along the magnificent Ziz valley/gorge then you'll have a stop for a panoramic view of Ziz valley. Later on, we continue the journey to the desert of Merzouga. Then you'll leave your luggage in our guest house to start your experience of camel trekking excursion over the golden sand dunes of Erg Chebbi, you'll see the beautiful view of the sunset on top of a high dune, then we'll back to your desert camp where you are going to spend your night (the desert camp can be luxurious or standard as your choice). After a delicious dinner, time to listen to Berber music played by local nomads under stars, and if you love dancing you can dance on the tones of barbarian music.
Today, you'll wake up early to witness the beautiful sunrise over the amazing sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. Then, you'll take a camel ride back to your accommodation in Merzouga or Hassilabied, you'll have the opportunity to take a shower and enjoy a delicious breakfast. Then we head to Rissani to visit its traditional market considered to be the largest in the whole of Southern Morocco. After that, we'll leave for Todra gorges which is the highest and the narrow gorge in Morocco, and stroll in its magnificent canyon, the lunch will be in a restaurant overlooking the valley. After lunch, we'll continue our day by heading to Dades Valley, where you'll see the majestic sand castles and the amazing rock formations known as "monkey toes". The night will be spent at a hotel or Riad overlooking the amazing Dades valley.
Finally, on the last day of these 7 days in Morocco, we'll leave Dades gorges towards Marrakech. However, before you head over to Marrakech, you'll explore the best of Dades valley. Then You'll be travelling through the road of Thousand Kasbahs and have a break to visit Kalaat M'Gouna (Valley of Roses) in this amazing place, you'll be able to purchase the products of rose, every year a rose festival is held in May. We continue the way to visit Amridil Kasbah in Skoura. Then you are going to visit the Ouarzazate cinema's studio, where famous movies were shot. It called Atlas Studio or Hollywood of Africa. Visit the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, a rest point for caravans in the past, and the scene for filming many international movies nowadays. The lunch will be in a restaurant overlooking the Kasbah. Finally, we continue to travel through Tizi N'Tichka to Marrakech, it offers impressive views of valleys, mountains, and many Berber villages nearby. By the evening, you'll be dropped off in your accommodation in Marrakech. End of our services: 7 days Morocco itinerary from Casablanca to Marrakech.
We hope that you enjoyed our company.
Journey times and distances are estimates and are based on the direct route between the start location and end location for each day of the itinerary, where applicable. They do not include detours or stops for sightseeing.
Tour Map: Here's a map of your travel route.
What's Included: Don't worry, we've got this covered.
- Pick you up from airport to your accommodation;
- Pick you up from your accommodation;
- Drop you off at your accommodation;
- Tour Commentary;
- Transport by private vehicle with A/C;
- English speaking driver/guide;
- Car Fuel;
- Camel trek (Camel per person);
- 1 night stay at luxurious or standard desert camp (as your choice);
- 5 night stay at Hotel or Riad;
- All dinners;
- Daily breakfast;
- Confirmation at time of booking;
- Plus many surprises stops on the way.
Prices Not Included
- Flights to/from Morocco;
- Meals, drinks & entrance fees;
- Personal travel insurance;
- Tips & Personal expenses.
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase);
- Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required;
- Children's must be accompanied by an adult.
Tour Images: These pictures maybe will give a good image of your trip.
FREE! If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of most activities, you will receive a complete refund if you paid all the price.
Tourism Transport in Morocco - Our Cars
It's our goal to make memories that last a lifetime when you visit Morocco. That is we only offer the best at our disposal.
Our vehicles are fully-equipped for your comfort and adventure. Air conditioned and comfortable, these rugged vehicles are built for the road. Our cars have 6 seats. They're clean. The fleet includes the Toyota Prado TX, Toyota Prado VX, and Mitsubishi Pajero Sport.
Our drivers are connoisseurs of their regions. No one knows Morocco better than them. When they bring you on your journey, it will feel like travelling with a trusted friend.
For groups ranging from 7 to 17 in size, we offer minibusses and minivans such as the Hyundai H-1 Minivan, Mercedes Minibus's, and the Mercedes Vito.
Feel free to travel with our guide by your own vehicle, if you have one. Or use our 4-wheeled-drive. The choice is always yours.
Toyota Prado TX (4x4)
- Capacity: 6 Seater;
- Fuel type: Diesel fuel;
- Air-conditioned car;
- Manual / Automatic.
Toyota Prado VX (4x4)
- Capacity: 6 Seater
- Fuel type: Diesel fuel
- Air-conditioned car;
- Capacity: 7/8 Seater;
- Fuel type: Diesel fuel;
- Air-conditioned car;
- Manual / Automatic.