7 Days Tour From Marrakech / One Week Tour
One Week tour from Marrakech
7 Days tour from Marrakech will be a fabulous week in Morocco by discovering Morocco’s Sahara Desert. The tour of One Week itinerary in Morocco from Marrakech will allow you to relish breathtaking sights
Enjoy riding camels, watching the sunset and sunrise, and playing sandboarding. Besides, we will visit a nomad family and learn about their lifestyle. Also, we will spend the night in a Berber camp in the middle of the dunes. This 7-day tour from Marrakech to the Sahara Desert will be a stunning week in Morocco exploring old centuries of Kasbahs such as the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou (fortified village). This Kasbah has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987.
The One-week tour from Marrakech to the Sahara Desert will take you via the old Moroccan medinas, Atlas Mountains, deserts, and imperial cities. This cultural 7 Days Morocco tour from Marrakech will give a clear picture of Moroccan life in the countryside or big cities.
Our One Week tour from Marrakech will start and end in Marrakech after 7 Days of traveling through Morocco. This 1 Week tour from Marrakech to the Sahara Desert is quite popular in Morocco. You will be entirely satisfied with this 7-day tour from Marrakech and have a fantastic time.
Itinerary: 7 Days tour from Marrakech to the Sahara Desert
Our 7 Days tour from Marrakech starts by picking you up in Marrakech early in the morning. We will depart for Dades Gorges via the Tizi N'Tichka pass at 2260 m in the High Atlas Mountains. Appreciate the gorgeous road through the mountains and enjoy the scenery with changing colors.
Pass through a few Berber villages on our one-week tour from Marrakech to Ouarzazate. Afterward, you will visit the most famous and historically significant kasbah of Ait Ben Hadou. Several films, including Gladiator, the Message, and the Kingdom of Heaven, have been shot in this gorgeous spot.
Later, we will drive to Ouarzazate to visit Taourirt Kasbah and have lunch. After this, we will continue further southeast to the Dades valley. Cross via the Valley of Roses and the majestic Skoura palmary. We will have dinner and spend the night in Dades Gorges.
Today, Our One-week tour from Marrakech continues to discover Dades Valley and soak in the scenery that will leave you speechless. We drive to Tinghir and the Todra Gorges. In this beautiful place, we will stroll through the Gorges. They are well-known among mountain climbers.
Afterward, we'll head to Erfoud through a palm grove. In Erfoud, we might go to a fossil shop and factory. We'll resume our 7-day tour from Marrakech to Rissani and the Merzouga Desert.
When you arrive in Merzouga, the camel guide will accompany you, and he will take you on a fascinating adventure through the beautiful sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. You will enjoy a memorable sunset you may never have seen from a high dune.
We will eventually arrive at our traditional camp. Here, you will enjoy watching a Berber music show performed by locals. Eat a delicious dinner near the campfire. Sleep in a nomadic tent under a starry sky if the weather is clear.
On the third day of the 7 Days tour from Marrakech to the Sahara Desert, we suggest getting up early to watch a lovely sunset. Before breakfast, you may take in the scenery and go sandboarding on the dunes close to the camp. Later, your driver will pick you up for an epic trip to explore the desert surroundings. Firstly, we will visit the Sahara Museum, owned by an Emirati man. It is known for its old and diverse cars.
Secondly, we will go to Khamlia, a Berber village in the suburb of the desert, where the majority of the people are from Sudan. You will taste their mint tea and listen to their traditional music known as "Gnawa." Their music is ritualistic and communicates secrets; if you listen to their music, you will become as immobile as a stone.
Thirdly, we will go to the old mines. Fourthly, we will move to learn about the life of nomads. There will be many tents that are regarded as their hometown. Besides that, you will see how they transport, and their simple way of cooking and handicrafts. We will head back to your hotel and relax. You will have an evening free in Merzouga.
On the fourth day of our One Week tour from Marrakech, we will ride camels up the dunes to see another spectacular sunrise. Have breakfast, and we'll return to the hotel. We will be ready for a drive to Ziz Valley. Explore the magnificent second-longest oasis of palm trees in Morocco.
We will see several villages along our trip that have established bazaars selling traditional clothes, garnish stones, and handicrafts. Drive via Tizi N'Tlghamt to Midelt, named the Apple City. Reach a small village called Zaida to enjoy a Berber lunch.
Then, we will travel to the Cedar Forest, which offers dazzling sights of Barbary apes and Berber horses for riding or photographing. After a while, we'll proceed to the panoramic city of Azrou, surrounded by woodland and stones. Its name, by the way, derives from the Berber language and means rock or stone.
Before reaching Fes, we will go through Cedar Forest to Ifrane. This city is known as the small Switzerland, where we will see a stone statue of a lion and other stunning views. Finally, we’ll spend the night in Fes.
Fes is one of Morocco's most touristic attractions, rich in culture, architecture, and historical sites. It is Morocco's spiritual and cultural capital. Besides, it is a diverse city populated by Berbers, Arabs, Jews, French, and others. As a result, we will visit the most impressive landmarks in Fes on the fifth day of our 7-day tour from Marrakech.
First, we'll go to Al Quaraouiyine University, one of the world's oldest, if not the first. Following that, you will see the majestic Royal Place with its spectacular bronze gates. From there, we'll visit the Mellah, the Jewish quarter of Fes, which is famous if you want to learn about the relationship of Fes with the Jewish community. The houses from the early twentieth century are signs of Jewish history in Fes.
After exploring the Jewish quarter, we will visit the Chouara leather tanneries, the largest in Fes. Tourists primarily visit it for shopping. Within the One Week tour from Marrakech, you will discover the most worthwhile sights in Fes with our guide. Lastly, you will return to the riad to spend the night.
On this day of the 7 Days Tour from Marrakech to the Sahara Desert, you will enjoy breakfast. After breakfast, we will head toward an old imperial city named Volubilis. It means oleander in the Berber language that grows along the sides of the valley.
Volubilis is a Berber city and has been the capital of the Kingdom of Mauretania since Juba 2. Following that, it became a part of the Roman Empire. As a result of the various civilizations that contributed as its cornerstones, it contains a variety of buildings.
Besides, Volubilis was ruined by French excavations, the modern colonization of Morocco, and the earthquake. Thankfully, some significant public buildings and high-status houses have been restored or rebuilt. It is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Following our tour of those beautiful landscapes, we will go to Meknes, situated close to Volubilis.
Meknes is an imperial city surrounded by majestic walls that seem like an old and large fortress. We will first discover El-Hedim Square, frequently similar to Marrakech's Jamaa El-Fnaa Square.
Then, we will visit Bab Mansour, the city's most famous gateway with arches and mosaic tiles. We will also see its souks, Sharij Swani, a large water basin or artificial lake, Borj Belkari, and the Mausoleum of Sultan Moulay Ismail, among other places. Drive to Casablanca, where we will stay in a local hotel.
On The last day of our One Week tour from Marrakech, we will explore Casablanca by visiting The Hassan II Mosque. This latter is the second-largest mosque in Africa and the seventh in the world. Its minaret is the world's second-largest at 210 meters. We will head to Marrakech and arrive in the afternoon. Enjoy a guided tour of the medina. Our 7-day tour from Marrakech ends.
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