15 days Morocco Tour from Tangier
15 Days Morocco Tour from Tangier
15 days tour from Tangier is the best and the most common itinerary in Morocco tours from Tangier. We offer this private tour to experience various cultures and tourist attractions from the north to the southeast. Therefore, 15 days tour from Tangier travels through the towns of the Rif Mountains and the Atlas Mountains land. Besides, it highlights the imperial cities( Fes, Rabat, Marrakech and Meknes). And it travels via the Sahara to experience a desert tour and a camel trekking trip under the starry sky. Finally, it includes a guided tour to figure out the hidden and old Medinas of the imperial cities. A day trip to the waterfalls of Ouzoud is also included. And then it visits the Blue Perl City and the coastal charming towns of Asilah and Essaouira.
Day 1: Tangier ~ Asilah
15 days tour from Tangier will start by exploring Tangier. It is the gate to Africa and Europe with vibrant landscapes of the old Medina. It has a great location where the Mediterranean sea meets the Atlantic Ocean. Therefore, we will visit the main tourist attraction, like the Caves of Hercules and the American legation which is the first American property outside the USA. Moreover, you will experience coastal stunning views on our way to Asilah. It is also a bright and fresh town on the Atlantic coast with brilliant views over the sea. Further, it is surrounded by well-preserved ramparts and gates from the 15th century when it was under the Portuguese. Thus, there will be free time to discover the old Medina and admire the artwork and the colourful paintings that attract lovers. Overnight is in fancy accommodation.
Day 2: Asilah ~ Rabat, the Capital City
We will explore Rabat today. It is the capital city and one of the imperial cities in Morocco. It is also known for the ancient monuments that refer to the Islamic and French-colonial heritage. Thus, you will explore many historical landmarks and the old Medina. Hassan Tower is a famous site that is planned to be the largest mosque and minaret in the world. Yet, the work stopped because of the death of the Sultan. Besides, Oudaya Kasbah is a UNESCO site that was built during the 12th century. It is a popular site for relaxing and enjoying the beautiful walls that catch the sun in the afternoon. Further, you will visit the mausoleum of Mohamed V and walk through the narrow streets of the Medina, lined with crafts. Thereafter, we check into a local Raid.
Day 3: Rabat ~ Casablanca
The great thing to explore in Casablanca today is the great Hassan II Mosque. The city is the economic centre and the largest city in Morocco. It also is famous for the Hassan II Mosque which was completed in 1993. It stands partly over the water and is decorated with Moorish style and European art. Yet, the good news is that non-Muslim tourists can enter it. You will explore one of the Islamic mosques and enjoy the view of the Atlantic Ocean. Besides, the trip includes a visit to the museum of Moroccan Judaism. It presents an insight into the history, religion, traditions and daily life of Jews in the Moroccan civilization. Thereafter, you will explore the old Medina and visit other tourist attractions, such as the King’s Palace before you check into your accommodation for a night.
Day 4: Casablanca ~ Essaouira
Most of our Morocco desert tours include a visit to the Essaouira (Mogador). Hence, 15 days tour from Tangier will travel to Essaouira after your breakfast. It is a fishing port on the Atlantic Ocean that offers a relaxing coastal wind and enjoyable things to explore. Besides, it is an ideal site for surfing that attracts surfers from all over the world. You will discover all the activities that tourists experience, including biking quads and camels beside the sea. You will also explore the ramparts that were built by the French military in 1760 to protect the port from raiders. Moreover, you will experience a magical view of the sea with blue boats for fishing at the port with seagulls around. After that, you will check into your accommodation for a night.
Day 5: Essaouira ~ Marrakech
After having breakfast, we will drive you to Medina. You will have sufficient time to visit this walled Medina with narrow streets lined with handicrafts. You will also discover the art gallery and experience typical fresh seafood. On our way to Marrakech, you will enjoy the spectacular view of goats, and climbing Argan trees. Further, you will visit the Argan oil cooperative and keep the way to Marrakech to check into your local Riad.
Day 6: Marrakech ~ Guided Tour
Marrakech is one of Morocco’s ancient and imperial cities. It was founded in 1962 and became the imperial capital of the Almoravid Empire. During the 12th century, Almoravids built many Qu’ranic schools and mosques with Andalusian architecture like Ben Youssef Madrasa. Hence, 15 days tour from Tangier includes a guided tour to visit all the tourist attractions in Marrakech with our local guide. The following places are the Bahia Palace the Majorelle Gardens, the Koutoubia Tower, the Saadian Tombs and Jardine Majorelle. Moreover, you will visit the busiest square of Jamaa El-Fna where many activities take place throughout the day. You will admire local markets to figure out the traditional items of this region. Finally, we will make sure to visit all the important sites and have another night at the same Raid.
Day 7: Marrakech ~ Ouzoud Waterfalls ~ Marrakech
With 15 days tour from Tangier, a day trip included Ouzoud Waterfalls. Hence, it is one of the most popular touristic destinations to escape the bustling city and to relax and enjoy the green nature. Waterfalls are surrounded by charming landscapes with different colours and friendly monkeys, swinging around you on the trees. You will also admire the waterfalls, emptying into the El-Abid River with rainbows. After you spend the whole day there, we will drive you back to Marrakech to spend a night at the same Raid.
Day 8: From Marrakech – Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Dades Valley
Today, our 15 days tour from Tangier will travel along the High Atlas Mountains. Thus, you will visit the Argan oil cooperative to discover how locals deal with Argan oil to produce cosmetics. Moreover, we will drive you through the Tizi n’Tichka mountain pass and make stops to experience and enjoy the view of the stretching mountains. And then, we visit the famous kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou. It is a UNESCO World Heritage site and also the best example of architectural adobe houses in Morocco. Also, you will visit Ouarzazate. It is the Hollywood of Africa for its Atlas studio where many movies were filmed, including Game of Thrones, Gladiator and others. You will visit its cinema studio and drive to Rose Valley to find out about rose products and enjoy its valley.
Finally, we will drive to Dades Valley to check into your local Riad in the mountain for a night, including dinner
Day 9: From Dades Valley – Todgha Gorges – Merzouga Desert
Todgha or Todra Gorges is a natural oasis of limestone river canyons. It is also an ideal site for rock climbers and adventure walking tours. Thus, you will have a chance to walk through the canyon between high rocks that reach around 300m. Moreover, we will drive to Touroug for lunch in palm groves oasis and visit the Berber cloth cooperative. Further, you will discover the undergo system channel. It is a traditional method that is used for irrigating palm tree groves. Thereafter, we will head to the fossil and date city of Erfoud where the date festival holds each year.
Once we are in the Merzouga desert, you will start your camel trekking trip. Your camel guide will make a stop to enjoy the sunset and experience sandboarding. Finally, locals will entertain you with a music drum around the fire and enjoy your night under the starry sky. The dinner is included
Day 10: Merzouga: Desert Excursions
The best thing you will experience today with the 15 days tour from Tangier is the magical sunrise. Hence, you will wake up early to watch the sunrise view over the dunes. After that, we will start our desert tour to explore desert areas. We will drive to Khamlia village where black skin people from Mali are. You will enjoy their special music and learn more about their lives. And then we will drive off-road towards the black desert to visit nomad families who live in hand-made tests. Moreover, you will visit the Mifis mines area to discover the daily adventure work of Berbers in pits that are deeper about 30 m. Thereafter, we will drive to Sahjri Lake or Flamingo’s lake where you can see different birds and camel herding and visit one of the palm tree groves in the desert.
Finally, we will drive back to check into your accommodation and spend the night, including dinner
Day 11: From Merzouga ~ Rissani ~ Midelt
Rissani will be our next destination. It is an old town and home to the Alawite dynasty before they moved to other big cities. Moreover, it is known for the old market that takes place on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Thus, you will walk through the traditional souk with handicrafts. Later on, we will drive to Erfoud to visit its fossil shops with fossil marble products, such as tables, sinks and fountains. Besides, we will drive along the Ziz Valley and make a stop for panoramic views of palm tree groves down the valley. Finally, we will drive through the mountains view towards Midelt. It is located between Atlas Mountain and the Middle Atlas Mountain, serving the commercial centre of agriculture. Overnight is at local accommodation, including dinner.
Day 12: From Midelt ~ Meknes ~ Volubilis ~ Fes
Today, 15 days tour from Tangier will travel through the Middle Atlas. Firstly, we will head to Cedar Forest. It is home to barbarian apes where you will enjoy their freedom, swinging around you. Then head to Meknes which is one of the imperial cities and the capital city of Moulay Ismail in the 17th century. The ruler made the city an impressive city in Spanish-Moorish style, surrounded by high walls with great architectural doors. After that, you will explore the most tourist attractions of the 17th century, including the old Medina and the Bab Monsour which was completely built in 1732. You will also visit Shrij Swani Lake, the mysterious Qara prison, Moulay Ismail mausoleum and other sites. Finally, you will explore Volubilis. It is a great archaeological and UNESCO site where Roman ruins are. Thereafter, we drive to Fes city to check into a local Riad.
Day 13: Fes: Guided Tour
15 days tour from Tangier includes a guided tour in Fes. After having breakfast, you will start figuring out this city. Our local guide will lead you through the narrow streets to discover the hidden Medina. So, you will visit the first university in the world that is the University of Al-Karaouine, and visit Royal Palace Gate, Jewish headquarter and the Tanneries. You will also visit the tiles cooperative and experience a panoramic view of the whole Medina of Fes. Our guide will make sure to guide you to all the important sites of this city and then spend another night at the same Raid.
Day 14: Fes ~ The Blue Pearl Chefchaouen
Chefchaouen must be one of your dreams. After having breakfast in Fes, your dream will come true finally. On our way to Chefchaouen with all excitement, we will pass by some villages and enjoy the landscapes of the Rif Mountains. In Chefchaouen, you have free time to admire the city with its enchanting landscapes and its blue and Moorish buildings. Overnight in a local Riad
Day 15: Chefchaouen ~ Tangier
On this day, we will head to Tangier. We will drop you off at your accommodation or airport, and then 15 days tour from Tangier ends, wishing you safe travelling.
What Is Included:
- Pick up and drop off service
- Transportation with A/C and Fuel
- English/Spanish driver
- Breakfast and dinner
- Camel for each with a night at camp
What Is Excluded:
- Personal expenses
- Entrance Fees
- Lunches and drinks
- Flight tickets