3 Days Sahara Desert Tour From Casablanca

2 Days

Overview

3-day private Sahara desert tour, beginning from the vibrant city of Casablanca and ending in the enchanting city of Marrakech. This journey will take you through the cultural treasures of Fez, the mesmerizing Sahara Desert, and the stunning landscapes of Ouarzazate and Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah.

Highlights

  • Visit the bigest city in Morocco Casablanca
  • Explore the vibrant city of Fez: Immerse yourself in the rich history and cultural heritage of Fez as you wander through the UNESCO-listed medina
  • Camel trek in the Sahara Desert: Embark on a thrilling camel ride across the mesmerizing Erg Chebbi dunes, immersing yourself in the vastness and tranquility of the Sahara. Watch in awe as the sun sets over the desert
  • Discover the "Hollywood of Morocco" in Ouarzazate, and explore the iconic Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, a UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Traverse the breathtaking landscapes of the High Atlas Mountains, passing through the scenic Tizi n'Tichka pass
  • Conclude your journey in Marrakech, where you can immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the city. Explore the bustling souks, visit historical sites such as the Koutoubia Mosque and Bahia Palace

Itinerary

Your journey begins with a convenient pick-up from your hotel in Casablanca, where your knowledgeable local driver awaits. Sit back and relax as you're transferred to the captivating city of Fes.

Upon arrival in Fes, you'll be warmly welcomed by your English-speaking guide who will accompany you on a full-day tour of this enchanting medieval city. Prepare to be immersed in the rich history and vibrant culture that Fes has to offer.

Our exploration takes us to the old part of Fes, known as Medinat Al Qadima, where time seems to stand still. Here, you'll have the opportunity to visit two iconic landmarks. The first is the Bou Inania Madrasa, a magnificent Islamic school showcasing exquisite architectural details and intricate craftsmanship. Marvel at the stunning woodwork, intricate zellige tilework, and serene courtyard as you learn about the historical significance of this educational institution.

Next, we'll discover the hidden gem of the Nejjarine Fountain, the oldest fountain in Fes. Tucked away within the maze of winding alleys, this enchanting fountain is a testament to the city's rich heritage and architectural splendor. Take a moment to admire its intricate design and appreciate its significance in providing water to the local community for centuries.

Our tour continues as we explore the exterior of the renowned Karaouine Mosque, a spiritual and educational hub that holds a prominent place in Islamic history. Adjacent to the mosque is its university, which UNESCO recognizes as the oldest educational institution in the world. Learn about the mosque's significance and the influential role it has played throughout the centuries.

Immerse yourself in the bustling atmosphere of the medina, soaking in the sights, sounds, and aromas of the vibrant souks and lively streets. As you wander through the winding alleys, take in the vibrant colors, bustling market stalls, and traditional craftsmanship on display. This is an opportunity to witness the authentic daily life of the city and discover hidden treasures along the way.

At the end of the day, you'll be filled with a deeper understanding and appreciation for the historical, cultural, and educational importance of Fes. Spend the night in a Hotel/Riad

Our adventure begins with a convenient hotel pick-up in Fez, and we embark on a remarkable journey towards the Sahara desert. As we travel, we pass through the scenic town of Ifrane, often referred to as "Little Switzerland," known for its picturesque landscapes and charming alpine-style architecture.

Continuing our drive, we venture into the cedar forest near Azrou, where you'll have the incredible opportunity to encounter Macaques monkeys in their natural habitat. Take a moment to observe these fascinating creatures amidst the serene beauty of the forest.

Our route then takes us through the majestic Middle Atlas Mountains, offering breathtaking vistas along the way. We make a stop in Midelt, where you'll enjoy a delicious lunch and have a chance to relax and soak in the tranquil surroundings. Continuing our desert-bound journey, we pass through Errachidia and Erfoud,

Upon arrival in Merzouga, a captivating sight awaits us. A group of camels patiently awaits, ready to embark on an unforgettable desert experience. We embark on a camel ride, traversing the golden sands of Erg Chebbi, while the sun begins its descent, painting the sky with vibrant hues during a mesmerizing sunset.

As the evening sets in, we reach our destination - a Berber camp nestled in the heart of the desert. Settle into your comfortable tent and savor a traditional Moroccan dinner under the starlit sky. Immerse yourself in the ambiance of the desert, enjoying the tranquility and enchantment that only the Sahara can offer from Gnawa instruments and dance around fire.

Leaving the enchanting desert of Merzouga behind, we embark on an exciting journey that will take us through captivating landscapes and cultural treasures. Our first destination is the stunning Dades Gorges, known for its dramatic rock formations and breathtaking vistas. As we wind our way through the rugged terrain, prepare to be awed by the natural beauty that surrounds us.

Continuing our adventure, we make our way to Ouarzazate, a city known as the "Hollywood of Morocco" due to its popularity as a filming location for numerous movies and TV shows. Here, we have the opportunity to explore the iconic Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, a UNESCO World Heritage site and a testament to the region's rich history and architectural splendor.

After immersing ourselves in the ancient atmosphere of Ait Ben Haddou, we journey towards the vibrant city of Marrakech. Along the way, we'll traverse the stunning Atlas Mountains, passing through breathtaking valleys and picturesque landscapes.

Upon arrival in Marrakech, you'll be captivated by the city's bustling souks, vibrant squares, and architectural wonders. Marvel at the intricate designs of the Koutoubia Mosque, explore the historic Bahia Palace, and wander through the vibrant Jardin Majorelle, a beautiful garden oasis.

In the evening, immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere of Marrakech's famous Djemaa el-Fna square, where you can indulge in delicious Moroccan cuisine, witness captivating street performances, and shop for unique souvenirs.

As our journey comes to an end, take a moment to reflect on the incredible experiences and unforgettable memories created along the way. From the vast desert of Merzouga to the majestic gorges, historical sites, and vibrant city of Marrakech, this adventure will leave a lasting impression, forever etched in your heart.

Includes/Excludes

Includes

  • Transport
  • English speaking driver/guide during the tour
  • Fez Guided Tour
  • 1 Night in Fez at the Riad / Hotel with dinner and breakfast
  • 1 Night in a Deser Camp with Dinner and breakfast (Private tents)
  • Sahara Desert Camel Trek
  • Free time to explore the sites such as Ait Benhaddou, kasbah, Walks

Excludes

  • Lunches
  • Drinks

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3 Days Sahara Desert Tour From Casablanca

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