Epic Morocco Travel provides a 6 Days Tour from Tangier to Marrakech. The 6 Days 5 Nights from Tangier to Marrakech Desert Tour begins in Tangier and ends in Marrakech. On this 6-day desert tour from Tangier to Marrakech, you visit some of Morocco’s most beautiful and historical sites.
You will explore Morocco from north to south in this Tangier to Marrakech 6-day tour. Drive to Tetouan, a city near Tangier noted for its tropical beaches and clean streets. Discover Chefchaouen, the blue city, one of the gorgeous towns in the Rif Mountains. Chefchaouen is known for its shady valleys, medina, white houses, and blue doors. This city has the glamour of a city that has preserved traditional Moroccan arts for tourists.
The 6 Days Desert Tour Itinerary from Tangier will also carry you to the imperial cities, Fes, Meknes, and Marrakech. Stroll in the middle of the dunes in the Merzouga Desert. Apart from this, you will live a real Sahara desert experience by camel trekking and spending the night in a desert camp under the glowing stars.
The first day of our 6-day tour from Tangier to Marrakech starts in Tangier, one of the most beautiful cities in northern Morocco. Pick you up at the airport or your accommodation.
Drive you around Tangier to show you how gorgeous its buildings are and how beautiful the colors of the houses are. We'll arrive in Chefchaouen by nightfall to spend our first night in the city known as the Blue Pearl because its streets and houses are all painted blue.
After a delicious breakfast in the riad, our 6-day desert tour from Tangier to Marrakech proceeds to Volubilis, passing via Ouazzane and other Rif villages. We will visit the Roman ruins in Volubilis and discover Moroccan history.
Then, we will drive to Meknes (a 17th-century heritage city) for lunch. We'll explore the best sights that this city has to offer. Discover the historical walls of the medina, Bab el Mansour, and Moulay Ismail Greenery. Later, we will transport you to Fes, where you will spend the night in a hotel or riad.
Today, you will discover Morocco's cultural and spiritual center during this full-day trip to Fes. Fes, also known as Fes el Bali, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, founded in the nineteenth century, and is the habitat of the world's oldest university.
The city of Fes reached its true economic and cultural zenith under the Merinids in the 13-14 centuries when it supplanted Marrakech as the kingdom's capital. Although the political capital of Morocco shifted to Rabat in 1912, Fes has kept its status as the country's artistic center.
Artisan workshops in the medina are as alive and active as they were 100 years ago and significantly contribute to the city's industrial economy. Today, blacksmithing, leatherworking, ceramics, silk, tapestries, and sculpting are still practiced in these workshops.
We begin the day by visiting the Royal Palace gate. Then you'll move to Quaraouin University, a scientific establishment and a tourist attraction in Fes. Head to the Jewish quarter, referred to as "The Mellah."
After touring the Jewish quarter, we will visit the Chouara leather tanneries, the largest in Fes. Our guide will lead you to the captivating tourist attractions in Fes. You'll spend the night at the riad lastly.
The fourth day of our 6-day desert tour itinerary from Tangier starts with breakfast at your hotel or riad. Continue our trip to the thrilling Merzouga Sahara Desert. We'll be traveling through the Middle Atlas Mountains.
Our first visit will be to Ifrane, known as Morocco's Switzerland. Here, you can take in the city's incredible views and forest. We'll stop in Azrou later to see the monkeys in the Cedar forest and snap photos with monkeys.
Our epic 6 Days tour from Tangier to Marrakech proceeds to Midelt, and we'll stop to have lunch in a local restaurant (Optional). Following that, we will drive to the Merzouga Desert, traversing through Tizi n'Talghamt to reach Errachidia while glorifying the views of the Ziz Gorges.
Furthermore, we will have free time to take pictures and capture iconic moments in Ziz Valley's panoramic views. Our Tangier to Marrakech 6-day tour continues to Merzouga Erg Chebbi dunes through Tafilalte Oasis, Aoufous, and Erfoud, famed for its fossils museum and dates. We will visit a local fossil craft workshop in Erfoud.
Arrive in the Merzouga Desert three hours before sunset for a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Ride camels into the Erg Chebbi sand dunes to get to the camp. This camel ride trip lasts about 2 hours, with a pause on top of the dune to indulge in the breathtaking sunset views. If sandboarding interests you, you can try it. Take pictures and enjoy the scenery.
You will proceed to the camp, where you will be greeted with a glass of mint tea and unwind until dinner. After dinner, you will appreciate traditional Berber drumming music, the starry sky, shooting stars, and a campfire. Have the chance to exchange cultures and histories with nomads. Lastly, spend the night in a private nomadic desert tent.
You'll get up early to watch the sunrise over the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Enjoy breakfast and take a shower at the campsite. Return to Merzouga by camel or 4WD (optional). We will continue our 6 Days desert tour from Marrakech to Ouarzazate via Rissani and stop to visit its traditional market.
The Rissani market is the largest in Morocco's south. Drive to Alnif, Tazarine, and the Draa Valley, which has a spectacular valley, and the Amridil Kasbah. Arrive in Ouarzazate and spend the night in a magnetic riad.
On the last day of our 6-day desert tour from Tangier to Marrakech, we will visit the renowned Taourirt Kasbah. After 27 kilometers, we will arrive at the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah. This latter has served as a backdrop for many Hollywood films, for instance, Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven, and many others.
The Kasbahs reveal the exotic Moroccan architecture and culture. After discovering the kasbah, we will proceed via the High Atlas Mountains via the Tichka pass to Marrakech, where our 6 Days tour from Tangier to Marrakech ends.
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