7 days tour from Fes to Marrakech
7 Days Desert Tour from Fes
We have created this itinerary to make a different program from others. On 7 days tour from Fes, you almost visit essential places in Morocco. Consequently, our Morocco tour includes the imperial cities and all the types of the Atlas Mountains. Further, you experience a camel trekking trip in the Sahara of Merzouga. Then, you travel to the Souss region to explore “Little Marrakech” and Agadir city. One of the most important things to visit again on this tour is Essaouira. Finally, you visit Marrakech and the Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca if you want to end the tour in this city.
Itinerary of Fes 7 Days Tour:
Day 1: Exploring Fes in Guided Tour
On the first day of 7 days tour Fes highlights all the attractions in Fes. Hence, if you come on the same day, we will pick you up from the airport and check into your accommodation. You then join our local guide to discover historical tourist attractions. Firstly, your guide will lead to Al-Qarraouine University. In case you have no idea about it, it is the oldest university in the world founded by Fatima- El Fihri in 859. Besides, there are visits to architectural Islamic schools. For example, you visit Bou Inania Madrasa and Al-Attarine Madrasa. Furthermore, you visit the Blue Gate/ Bab Boujloud and Chouara Tannery. Secondly, the guide will lead you to Mellah, wood art in the Nejjarine museum and ceramic site. After you walk through important attractions, we take you to visit Marinid Tombs and view the whole Medina. Finally, you spend the second night at the same Riad.
Day 2: Fes ~ Middle Atlas Mountains ~ Ziz Valley-Merzouga
The second day in 7 days tour from Fes begins after you have breakfast. The road to the Sahara of Erg Chebbi offers incredible things to visit. Thus, the first visit on this day is to Ifrane. This town is different from other cities. It is characterized by similar house designs and atmosphere of Switzerland country. Thereafter, we visit Cedar Forest in Azrou village. It is a forest of wild apes and other rare animals. Here, you enjoy the freedom of these friendly apes. Secondly, you visit Midelt town where we have a local lunch. From this town, we drive to another important site to enjoy a great panoramic view. It is Ziz Valley which is home to all kinds of date fruits and adobe houses.
We finally drive via Erfoud towards Merzouga. You join your camel guide to experience a camel trekking trip. You ride camels and enjoy watching the sunset on your way to the camp. Once you have dinner, you also join local staffs to enjoy music around the campfire.
Day 3: Merzouga ~ Todra Gorges ~ Rose Valley ~ Ouarzazate
To be on the top of the dune to watch the sunrise is a must-do experience. You wake up early not to miss the sunrise and hot shower and breakfast. And then you ride your camels and return to keep on 7 days tour from Fes. Firstly, there is a visit to a traditional market in Rissani that smells of different spices. Moreover, the tour offers a visit to an old irrigation system on the way to Touroug village and Tinghir town. In this town, there is another chance to enjoy a canyon that goes between high rocks at 300 m. It is also a popular rock climbing destination in Morocco. Secondly, we visit the Rock Formation and Dades Valley. Afterwards, the tour stops in Rose Valley to explore rose products and know about the Rose Festival.
Finally, we drive to the Gate of the Sahara of Ouarzazate. It also takes the name of the capital cinema in Morocco. You have a visit to Atlas Studios there to figure out all the film materials. We check into a Raid and spend a night in this town.
Day 4: Ouarzazate ~ Ait Ben Haddou ~ Taroudant ~ Agadir
Both of Ouarzazate and Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah are the best film locations. That is to say, many famous movies were filmed in these areas. For example, they include Gladiator in 2000, Kingdom of Heaven in 2005 and other movies. So, we move to Ait Ben Haddou after breakfast in Riad and have enough time in this UNESCO Kasbah. Secondly, our tour stops in Tiliouine, the town of Saffron. We enjoy its saffron field and visit Saffron cooperative. In addition to that, we visit Taroudant. Locals call it the Little Marrakech because it has the same construction and even history. Finally, we finish this day in Agadir and have a night there.
Day 5: Agadir ~ Essaouira ~ Marrakech
We pick you up after breakfast and leave Agadir. However, we stop at a wide seaside that attracts tourists. Next, we carry on our direction to Essaouira, and we stop for any panoramic view. For example, you see” the flaying Goats” on the top of the Argan trees. They climb these trees to eat fresh nuts. Regardless of that, we visit the Argan oil cooperative where you know about Argan cosmetics. Once we are in Essaouira, you walk through the arts and the ramparts of the Medina. The town is the Windy City, and it is called Mogador. Its history dates back to the Portuguese period. Our tour will be in Marrakech after you explore Essaouira. A night is in local accommodation.
Day 6: Exploring Marrakech in Guided Tour
On 7 days tour from Fes, we provide you with a guided tour around the city. To clarify, you will have a full day in this imperial city to visit all tourist attractions. Thus, the guided tour highlights a gorgeous Jardin of Majorelle. The French artist, Jacque Majorelle, is the founder of this garden. He created it over 40 years. Later on, you visit Saadian Tombs and Koutoubia Mosque near Jamaa El-Fna. Bahia Palace and Menara Garden are other architectural gardens to visit. And you then visit Mella and the old Medina. After exploring all things, you have free time to wander around the Square time. Another night is at the same accommodation.
Day 7: Transfer to the Airport
The last day of 7 days tour from Fes ends at the airport. We will pick you up after breakfast and drop you off whether in Casablanca or Marrakech airport. If it is Casablanca, you visit the Hassan II Mosque before we drop you off at the airport. It is an important attraction we will visit according to your departure time.
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 the camp
What Is Excluded:
- Personal expenses
- Entrance Fees
- Lunches and drinks
- Flight tickets