8 DAYS Tour From Fes via imperial cities
- 8 Days 7 Nights
- Tour From Fes
8 DAYS Tour From Fes via imperial cities:
8 days tour from Fes via imperial cities, traveling and discovering the imperial cities such as Marrakech, Casablanca, Rabat, Meknes, Fez, Ifrane and azrou. Discover the charm of Palaces, historical monuments, Stroll the old Medinas to visit the mosques, medersas, artisans and colorful souks. Through the Middle Atlas, we will enjoy beautiful views, cross the small Berber villages. In Ouarzazate we visit the impressive Kasbah of taourirt. Continue to the Valley of Roses. The Sahara Desert, the Valley of the Kasbahs. We will visit the Gorges of Todra. Ride camels to admire a beautiful sunset over the sand dunes of Merzouga and enjoy a romantic night in the desert camp.
Exploring Fes, Exploring Rabat, Exploring Marrakech, Sahara Desert, Kasbahs, Dades Gorge, ifrane, Kasbah ait ben haddou, atlas Mountains, roses valley, Todra gorge, Ouarzazate, Merzouga Desert tour, Hassan II Mosque, Casablanca
- Meeting Point: At your hotel or Airport.
- Starting Location: Fes
- Ending Location: Fes
Included in tour
- Private Transport with A/C 4x4 or Van
- Professional Driver/Guide
- Car Fuel
- 7 Nights in Riad & Kasbah (Dinner & Breakfast)
- Camel Ride in Desert
- Sandboarding in Dunes (Free & Optional)
- 1 Night in Desert (Dinner & Breakfast)
- Local guide fees in : Fes, Meknes, Rabat and Marrakech
- Flight tickets
Day 1 Arrival in Fes airport – Guided city tour of Fes
Arrival in Fes, you will be assisted by a English speaking guide and then you will be transferred to the agreed hotel then we will be dedicated exclusively to visit the city of Fez. The route will start with a visit to the mountains that surround this beautiful city. Later, they will visit the great doors of the Royal Palace made of bronze. They will follow the road passing by the medina, watching the medersas and taking a walk through the different neighborhoods of the area. When this visit is over, you will have free time before check in to the hotel. Overnight and Dinner in Riad.
Day 2 Fes – Meknes – Rabat
After the breakfast in riad, the 8 days tour from fes via imperial cities start towards Meknes, an ancient and elegant imperial city surrounded by kilometers of imposing walls. Visit the most significant monuments including the beautifully decorated Bab Mansour Gate, the water cistern, the amazing Moulay Ismail palace, ancient ruler of Meknes and the Kingdom of Morocco, the mausoleum and the mosque dedicated to him, as well as the Jewish quarter. Then we continue to Moulay Idriss and Volubilis, an ancient Roman city, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Then we leave for Rabat, an elegant capital located on the Atlantic coast. Visit the most significant monuments of the city, in particular the exterior of the Royal Palace, the Hassan Tour, the Mohammed V Mausoleum and the Kasbah of the Oudaia, a fortress strategically located on the ocean. Overnight and Dinner in Riad.
Day 3 Rabat – Casablanca - Marrakech
After the breakfast in riad, start towards Casablanca with a short tour of Casablanca, a crowded metropolis of Morocco and a place of strong contrast. Here we will visit the most significant monuments, in particular the central market, the Habous district, the Royal Palace, square Mohammed V, the residential Anfa area and the Hassan II Mosque (exterior), the largest mosque in Morocco. After exploring Casablanca we will continue our trip to Marrakech, where you will have the possibility to make walking tour in the famous square jemaa el fnaa. Overnight and Dinner in Riad.
Day 4 Marrakech Guided Tour
We will dedicate today to a guided tour of Marrakech - the ‘Pearl of the South’. Maybe due to its snake- charmer, story- teller and local music bands filled Djemaa El Fna square, the constant flow of show biz celebrities owning properties here, its massive foreign resident’s community or its geographical location, Marrakech is much more famous than its counterpart Fes. One thing is sure: no other Moroccan city boasts such a demographic diversity: Arabs, Europeans and Berbers have always blended with the Touareg populations north of Sahara and the Black Africans whose ancestors worked at the court of the Sultan in a city always known for being a passage point for caravans coming through its gates from the four corners of Africa. The streets of its Medina can prove hard to navigate and the street sellers can sometimes be intimidating therefore we recommend asking your guide to take you through the maze Medina. Marrakesh tour Highlights includes: Bahia Palace, Saadian Tombs, the Majorelle Gardens. Overnight and Dinner in Riad.
Day 5 Marrakech - berber villages - High Atlas Mountains – Kasbah ait ben haddou – Roses Valley – Dades Gorge
Brekafast in riad then we take road gradually climbs towards the High Atlas: we leave behind the Haouz cultivated fields to enter the heart of Morocco. A series of impressive hairpin bends dug into the rock lead to the Tizi'n'Tichka pass, located at 2260 meters above sea level where we will have the opportunity to observe one of the most evocative landscapes of the country. Visit to the Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, one of the most amazing and well-preserved fortified cities in all of North Africa. The beauty of this place has attracted numerous film productions over the years. After lunch we will the route where we will see how the landscapes as you go through it is changing little by little, going from green valleys to red ocher zones. We will stop in rose’s valley a town known for cultivating a unique species of rose with extraordinary fragrance. Here we make a stop to take pictures, have a drink or whatever you want. The route of the Kasbahs, in the south of the High Atlas, is a tour of some citadels built with crude earth (Mud) together with its walled towers and ornaments with geometric motifs. You should know that these Berber art monuments are unique in the world. They are located in a junction between the desert and the mountain, where the landscape is full of contrast between red and ocher colors, great luminosity and silence. Then we continued towards the Dades Gorges that we will climb for a few kilometers to discover unique sceneries, where the green of the vegetation and the ocher-colored rock are the protagonists. Dinner and night in nice riad.
Day 6 Dades Gorge – Dades Valley – Todra Gorge – Merzouga Desert Dunes :
After breakfast in the riad, we leave for Todra Gorge along the 1000 Kasbah Road, a path full of these superb Berber art monuments unique in the world. Once you reach the ocher village of Tinghir, visit the spectacular Gorges of Todra, whose high vertical walls give life to a unique landscape. We will leave at the agreed time to this wonderful natural area where they will be able to enjoy the fruit of the erosion of the Todra River for centuries, a canyon with vertical walls of more than 300 meters of height in some points. If you like to climb, welcome to your paradise. After entering the interior of the gorge, you will have lunch and leave for the road of the Kasbahs, the march will resume and you will board the vehicle until you reach your destination, the Sahara desert. Once in the place you will have the opportunity to experience adventures in the desert, like going through the roads of Paris Dakar, seeing different wildlife or washing your feet in nomadic wells until you end up in the dunes of Erge-Chebbi. In the afternoon, you will have tour the immense desert mounted on top of camels. When the day falls, they will settle in a Berber camp where they will live 100% their customs from a typical dinner, music and dances in the light of the moon. That night, we will sleep in desert camp.
Day 7 Merzouga Desert Dunes – Ziz Valley – Monkey area – Ifrane – Fes
After admiring a beautiful sunrise on the dunes you will return to Merzouga with dromedaries (or jeep) and you can have breakfast and a shower. Then we continued our trip towards Fes, through the luxuriant palm grove hides the patches of cultivated land near the Ziz river, while at the horizon there are impressive sand dunes that are tinged with orange when the sun goes down. After a photo stop at the ziz valley, we will continue north appreciating the enchanting various landscapes. Along a mountain road we reach Ifrane, a delightful place characterized by an Afro-alpine climate, the cedar Forest in Azrou, we will stop to see the monkey area, and then, continue to Fes where we will spend night : Overnight and Dinner in Riad.
Day 8 Fes Airport Transfer
After breakfast and depends on your flight time we will drive to fes airport to reach your flight.