This 7-day tour from Tangier to Marrakech will carry you to Morocco’s imperial cities, coast, and the Sahara Desert. One Week Tour from Tangier is one of our best Morocco Tours from Tangier. The 7 Days Tour from Tangier will take you to several regions and deep into Moroccan culture.
Our 7 Days tour from Tangier to Marrakech takes you through northern Morocco’s sprawling cities, markets, and gardens. The one-week tour from Tangier to Marrakech begins with a stroll through the port city of Tangier and Asilah before heading to Rabat to relish the city’s unique wind architecture. Explore Chefchaouen’s blue streets before driving to Fes, Morocco’s cultural capital.
During this one-week tour in Morocco from Tangier, you will ride camels through the Merzouga sand dunes and spend the night in a desert camp. Moreover, you will visit Gorges, Kasbahs, Valleys, and many other breathtaking panoramic views. Finally, you’ll make the journey to Marrakech. Join us on our 7 Days tour from Tangier to Marrakech, and we’ll show you the best of the country.
Around 8:00 a.m., Epic Morocco Travel driver/guide will pick you up from the port/hotel. Our 7 Days Tangier to Marrakech begins towards Asilah and includes a stop at the Hercules caves in Tangier's Atlantic Ocean.
Then we'll travel to Asilah, where we'll have free time to discover breathtaking views and ancient architecture of its medina. Our journey continues to Rabat, where we will spend the night in a riad in Morocco's capital city.
On the second day of our One Week tour from Tangier, we will discover Rabat city highlights. We'll visit the Royal Palace and the Mausoleums of Mohammad V and Hassan II, two rulers who worked closely with the Jewish community.
Then, proceed to Chefchaouen through the Rif Mountains. In the afternoon, we'll get to Chefchaouen. You will have free time to explore this lovely town. Stay overnight in your riad while admiring the Rif Mountains.
After a delicious breakfast in the riad, our 7 Days tour from Tangier proceeds to Volubilis, passing through 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 and to discover its best sights. We'll see 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. It was founded in the nineteenth century and is the home 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 turned 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. Besides, they contribute significantly to the city's industrial economy. Nowadays, Blacksmithing, leatherworking, ceramics, silk, tapestries, and sculpting are still practiced in these workshops.
We begin our One Week tour from Tangier on this day by visiting the Royal Palace gate. Then you'll drive to Quaraouin University, a scientific facility 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 direct you to the exquisite tourist attractions in Fes. Lastly, you'll spend the night at the riad.
The fifth day of our One Week tour from Tangier starts with breakfast at your hotel or riad. Continue 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 stunning views and forest.
We'll stop in Azrou later to see the monkeys in the Cedar forest. Our epic 7 Days tour from Tangier to Marrakech proceeds to Midelt, where we will have lunch in a local restaurant (Optional). Following that, we drive to the Merzouga Desert, traversing through Tizi n'Talghamt.
We 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 7-day tour from Tangier continues to the Merzouga Erg Chebbi dunes.
Pass through Tafilalte Oasis of Aoufous and Erfoud, famed for its fossils museum and dates. Visit a local fossil craft workshop. We will arrive in the Merzouga Desert three hours before sunset for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
We will ride camels into the Erg Chebbi sand dunes to get to our camp. The 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 could give it a try. Take pictures and enjoy the scenery.
Following that, 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. Besides, you'll have the chance to exchange cultures and histories with nomads. Spend the night in a private nomadic desert tent.
During our 7 Days tour from Tangier to Marrakech, you'll rise early to watch the sunrise over the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Enjoy breakfast and a shower at the campsite. Then, you will return to Merzouga Desert by camel or 4WD (optional). We continue our 7 Days tour from Tangier to Dades Gorges via Rissani, where we will stop to visit its traditional market, the largest in Morocco's south.
Also, we will visit Todra Gorges and have free time to stroll around the tallest and narrowest Gorges in the country. Continue our One Week tour from Tangier to the Dades Valley and have an overnight stay with dinner and breakfast.
On the last day of our one-week tour from Tangier, we will have breakfast with a dazzling view of the Dades Valley. Continue our trip to Marrakech via Roses Valley and Skoura Oasis palm groves.
The next stop will be in Ouarzazate, where we will visit the renowned Taourirt Kasbah. After 27 kilometers, we will arrive at the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah. It has served as a setting for many Hollywood films, including Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven, and many others.
The Kasbahs show exotic Moroccan architecture and culture. After discovering the kasbah, we will proceed via the High Atlas Mountains through the Tichka pass to get to Marrakech. We end our 7-day tour from Tangier to Marrakech.
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