7 days desert tour from Casablanca is a great trip to enjoy the camel ride. On this tour, your experience 2 days in Merzouga. One night is at the desert camp and another night is at the Hotel. Secondly, you explore Ouarzazate and Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah. Before that, you visit the imperial city of Meknes and Fes. Finally, you travel to the imperial city of Marrakech and finish the tour in Casablanca.
This is the itinerary of the 7 Days Desert Tour From Casablanca:
Day 1: Casablanca – Meknes – Volubilis – Fes.
Today, we start the first day by exploring the best attractions of Casablanca. Firstly, we visit the Hassan ll Mosque and the Medina. After the visit, we drive to the former imperial city of Meknes. In this city, we have free time to visit tourist attractions. Secondly, we drive to the Roman ruins of Volubilis. It is a UNESCO Heritage site. Finally, we continue to Fes where we spend a night in a local riad/hotel. There, you will have dinner and breakfast.
Day 2: Exploring Fes – guided tour of the city.
Our private Morocco tour offers a guided tour in Fes today. We discover the Medina with a local guide. Hence, Fes is the oldest imperial city founded by Idriss II. Besides, it is the traditional center of Arab-Muslim culture. On this guided tour, you can explore the Mosque of the Andalusians and the famous tanneries. Furthermore, you move to the Quranic schools. Also, we will visit the new Medina of the city. Finally, we spend a night in a hotel /riad, including dinner and breakfast.
Day 3: Fes – Ifrane – Midelt – Erfoud – Rissani – Merzouga desert.
Today, we drive towards Ifrane after breakfast. It is called the Switzerland of Morocco and the cleanest town in the country. Furthermore, we continue to Midelt town, and we pass along the Ziz valley. We then reach the city of Erfoud that is famous for its local fossil products. Moreover, we keep our private Morocco desert tour to Rissani to explore its souk. After that, our journey finishes in Merzouga. There, we stay in a desert hotel with dinner and breakfast.
Day 4: Merzouga desert and camel trek to the desert camp.
After breakfast, we will explore the desert areas of Merzouga. Therefore, we visit the village of Khamlia that is famous for African musicians. Not to mention, we will have lunch with Nomad people who live in the desert. Secondly, we will prepare ourselves for a camel ride towards the dunes. Once we reach the desert camp, you enjoy a sunset view on the top of the dune. Finally, you enjoy a traditional Berber dinner and music around the fire. We spend this night in desert tents.
Day 5: Merzouga desert – Todra Gorges – Dades Gorges.
Today, our camel guide will wake you up early morning to watch the sunrise view. After that, we ride camels back to the village. After shower and breakfast in the riad, we’ll head to Rissani and Tinghir. And we reach Todra gorges which are the highest narrowest gorge in Morocco. Here, we may hike within the valley. And after lunch in the Gorges, we will continue to the Dades valley. We’ll enjoy sandcastles and Rock Formations. This site is called the”monkey toes”. Finally, we stay in Dades Gorges in a local hotel with dinner and breakfast.
Day 6: Dades Gorges – Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech.
We continue our desert tour after breakfast. Thus, we drive towards Ouarzazate, passing the way of the thousand Kasbahs. Firstly, we will stop at Kalaat Mgouna. It is the center of Rose’s valley. On this site, we visit the local Rose cooperative. Next, we resume our private Morocco tour via the Ait Ben Haddou. It is the local kasbah that has been built by Et Hami El Glaoui in the 19th century. We cross Tizi n’Tichka mountain Pass at 2260m over the High Atlas mountains. Finally, we continue to Marrakech where our tour finishes.
Day 7: Marrakech city tour – Casablanca.
Today, we will have a guided tour in Marrakech. Firstly, you will explore the main attractions and monuments of the city. The tour includes the famous Jamma el Fna square, Koutoubia mosque, souks, palaces, and museums. Next, we explore a new part of the city called Gueliz, and we visit gardens Menara and Marjorie. Finally, we drive you to Casablanca where our tour finishes.
- Tour Include :
- – Tour in 4×4 vehicle with A/C
- – Driver guide
- – Fuel
- – Hotel overnight stays (breakfast & dinner included)
- – Camel Trekking
- – 1 night in desert camp (breakfast & dinner included)
- – Sandboarding in the dunes
- – Each person with a turban
- Not included :
- – Flight
- – Lunches
- – Drinks
Destinations overview of our 7 days desert tour from Casablanca
Casablanca is the largest city in Morocco. It is a city in the central-western part of Morocco. Also, it is the largest city in Morocco and the 8th-largest in the Maghrib world. Besides, it is one of the largest financial centers in Africa. Because of the Atlantic Ocean, it is the Moroccan chief port. This means that Casablanca is the main economic and business center of the country. In addition to that, it is a worthy touristic destination to visit and a historical site to discover. It is an example of authenticity and modernism blend. This beautiful city is the start of the outstanding. Thus, it is among the cities on 7 days desert tour from Casablanca.
Meknes is a tourist station that is integrated into the program. Thus, Meknes city is one of the four imperial cities of Morocco. It is located in northern central Morocco. It is also considered the 6th-largest city by population in the kingdom. Almoravids founded Meknes to be their main military location. Its name refers to the Almoravid tribe Meknassa. Moreover, Meknes is a modest calm city that inspires its visitors. That is to say, it offers extensive fortifications and monumental gates, and magical walls. The monuments’ gates and walls of the city significantly date back to the ancient era of Sultan Moulay Ismail (1672–1727).
Morocco is lucky to have the city of Fes. So, Fes is the second-largest city after Casablanca. It is a city in the northern regions at a crossroad. It connects the important cities of different regions. Fes is a high tourist site that visitors must visit. It is full of historical monuments that are a reference to a very ancient era. Many things are worthy to discover, especially the cultural sites and the ancient Medina. Fes is a proximate station to Meknes and the Atlas Mountain as well. That is why we choose to give it a place in our 7 days desert trip from Casablanca.
Ifrane is a charming town in the Middle Atlas Mountains. It also refers to Moroccan Switzerland for its special snowy winter and architects. Therefore, Ifrane is one of the beautiful virgin stations in Morocco where nature explodes. Furthermore, it is a popular tourist destination where tours visit it on day trips and other Morocco tours. It is also home to one of the most beautiful forests in Morocco where apes find refuge. Tourist stops there to enjoy these friendly apes and their freedom. Finally, Ifrane is considered an important site in 7 days desert tour from Casablanca.
Merzouga desert is a small village in the eastern south. It is around 35 km southeast of Rissani town and 55 km from Erfoud town. Besides, it is about 50 km from the border of Algeria where nomads live. Moreover, the village offers its sandy golden dune series of Erg Chebbi. That is why it is a part of the itineraries of many tourists in Morocco. It is a perfect place to enjoy the calm and Saharan climate and nature. The dunes of Merzouga are a desert adventure for camel excursions. And the Erg Chebbi is the wonderland of sand for a desert tour by 4×4. Merzouga is widely among tour programs, including 7 days tour from Casablanca.
Ouarzazat is a charming tourist city where you can find it on many tours. It is just a nice place to visit for its worthy surrounding sites. Thus, the geographic surroundings of this town are panoramic landscape places. Furthermore, its proximity to the Valleys and gorges makes it a fantastic tourist destination. Besides, it is a strategic tourist trans-Saharan crossroad. It is the gateway to Sahara that Africans select to arrive in Morocco. Regardless of that, this charming station is home to the Atlas cinema Studios. That is why we include this historical city in 7 days desert tour from Casablanca.
Marrakech is a Moroccan city that is known for its tourism high attraction. We intend to offer a guided tour around the city. This means that the tour covers a mixture of modernism and authenticity. Moreover, the power of this destination is the reflection of the friendly social shared culture. The inhabitants are always smiling and open to foreigners with other cultures. Things to do in the city are unlimited for its cultural richness. Besides, it is proximately to Toubkal mountain, Ourika Valley, and many geographical virgin places. That’s why Marrakech is widely on this tour.