Do you want to cover the Morocco tour in less then a week? If yes, then you have come to the right place! A 6 Days Tour From Tangier to Marrakech is the perfect itinerary to explore Morocco. A country of so many contrasts; one day you are sleeping in a luxury desert camp and the next day you are driving along the coast. Experience the diversity of Morocco in this 6- days Desert tour from Tangier. Enjoy Chefchaouen, the town fondly known as the Blue City is a great stop when in Morocco.
6 Days Tour from Tangier to Marrakech: The Perfect tour Itinerary for an Unforgettable Experience!
Morocco is a country full of culture, history, and natural beauty. A 6-day trip from Tangier to Marrakech is the perfect way to experience all that this amazing country has to offer. This tour itinerary includes visits to some of Morocco’s most famous landmarks, as well as plenty of time to explore the vibrant city of Marrakech.
Now that you know a little bit about both Tangier and Marrakech, let’s get into the perfect 6 days tour itinerary from Tangier to Marrakech! This is going to be an amazing adventure and we can’t wait to share it with you all!
Day 1: Tangier – Chefchaouen
We start our tour in Tangier, one of the most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities in Morocco. Our guide/driver will pick you from the airport or your accommodation. From here, we head to the blue city of Chefchaouen. This small town is famous for its beautiful blue-washed buildings and its relaxed atmosphere.
However you will spend the day exploring all of the little alleyways, narrow streets ,shops and taking in the stunning views . Further, you can meet with the local people and try the local food as well and also wander around the beautiful Medina since you’ll have plenty of time to really soak up the atmosphere of Chefchaouen. In this amazing Spain influenced city you will see a lot of uniqueness and pack a lot of stunning memories with you!
At the end, you will spend the night in Riad.
Day 2: Chefchauen- Volubilis and Fes
Today you’ll be exploring the blue city of Chefchaouen and the ruins of Volubilis before arriving in the imperial city of Fes. You will start your day with a delicious breakfast at your Riad, before heading out to explore the blue city.
Since the whole city is so picturesque thus you can walk around the streets, take in the sights and sounds of the city before heading to the Volubilis. Also. you can find the spot where you could get a great view of the city and the mountains beyond.
After a few hours of exploring, our driver will drive to the Volubilis, the ancient Roman ruins known for its well-preserved ruins and offer a fascinating glimpse into the past.
Then you will head towards the final stop for the day i.e Fes, the cultural capital of Morocco. You will be absolutely amazed by the sights and sounds of this city. You can walk through the Medina, the ancient walled city, and marveled at the architecture and visiting some of its most famous landmarks.
Day 3: Discover the Hidden Gems of Fes!
Get ready to explore one of the world’s largest walled cities! After breakfast, you’ll meet your local guide for a tour of the Old Medina. You’ll get to explore Old Fes on foot today and learn all about its culture and history by visiting Islamic shrines and former theological institutes !
First you will head to the Nejjarine Museum of Wood Arts and Crafts. This fascinating museum is housed in a traditional Fes home, and showcases a range of traditional woodworking techniques and tools and then you will visit the king’s Palace.
After that, you can visit the Kissaria, the city’s oldest covered market(souk). Here you’ll find a huge range of goods on sale, from fresh produce to handmade crafts. Since Fes, the UNESCO World Heritage Site is a maze of narrow streets and alleyways, lined with shops and stalls selling everything from spices to leather goods thus you can buy traditional stuff from there.
Finally, we’ll finish up at the Medersa Bou Inania, a 14th-century Islamic school. This beautiful building is covered in intricate mosaics and carvings, and is one of the city’s must-see sights.
At the end of the day, our driver will take you back to your Riad where you can enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner at your riad before heading to bed, dreaming of the adventures that await you tomorrow.
Day 4: Fes – Midelt – Ziz Valley – Erfoud – Merzouga
On the fourth day of your trip you will be exploring the Ziz Valley and Erfoud and spend the night in a traditional Moroccan desert camp. This will be a long day trio so be sure to pack plenty of water and snacks for the trip.
Anyways, we will start your day by picking you up from the Riad at 8:30 am sharp and head through middle atlas mountains via Ifrane which is known as the Switzerland of the morocco. However this Middle Atlas region of northern Morocco famous for its beauty and nature.
Moreover our driver will take you through some stunning scenery, so be sure to have your camera ready!
Next you will arrive in Midelt by early afternoon and have some time to explore the valley. After having the lunch in Midelt, you’ll head to Erfoud to explore the town and learn about its history meanwhile you will be visiting to the Ziz Valley also, where you’ll see some amazing views of the valley and its river.
In evening, you’ll visit the Merzouga Desert and start off with a visit to the of Erg Chebbi dunes, where you can take in the incredible views and snap some photos.
Then, it’s off to the small town of Merzouga where you’ll have the opportunity to ride a camel into the Sahara Desert and as the sun sets, you’ll watch the sand dunes change its colors . It’s truly a magical experience.
In last, you will have a overnight stay in a traditional Berber tent, where you’ll be treated to a delicious dinner under the stars.
Day 5: Merzouga – Todra Gorges – Dades Gorge- Rose valley
You’ll start the day with an optional camel ride on the Erg dunes to see the sunrise over the Sahara – an unforgettable experience.. Next, you’ll visit the Tafilalet oasis, Morocco’s largest oasis, and the ruins of Sijilmassa in Rissani. This was once the 2nd largest city in Africa, and it’s fascinating to see what remains of it today.
Then you’ll head west through the desert, stopping to admire the volcanic mountains and the ancient aqueducts. You’ll also visit the Berber Museum in Tinjdad and enjoy a delicious lunch.
After lunch, you’ll continue our journey to Tinghir, where you’ll explore the kasbah and the Todgha Gorge. This is Morocco’s equivalent of the Grand Canyon, and it’s an absolutely breathtaking sight.
We’re driving up the Dades Valley today! It’s the most picturesque valley in the south, with its varied orchards, adobe forts, and odd rock formations. We’ll be passing the strange rock creation of Tamnalt Hills on our way. Finally you will gonna spending the night in the heart of Rose Valley, where we’ll have dinner and breakfast.
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Day 6: Rose valley- Skoura – Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – Telouate – Marrakech
After breakfast at your hotel, you’ll begin your day with a drive to the stunning Rose Valley. This valley is home to some of the most beautiful roses in the world, and you’ll have the opportunity to explore it on a guided tour.
From there, you’ll continue on to the oasis town of Skoura, where you’ll have lunch before continuing on to Ouarzazate. Ouarzazate is home to the World Heritage Site of Ait BenHaddou, a beautiful fortified village that has been used as a filming location for many movies and TV shows you’ll have the opportunity to explore this beautiful site on your own pace.
After touring Ait BenHaddou, you’ll head to Telouate for lunch before continuing on to the Tizi n’Tichka mountain pass. After crossing the Tizi n’Tichka pass, you’ll arrive in Marrakech, where our driver will drop you at your accommodation .
In conclusion, this 6-day tour will take you through some of the most beautiful and interesting parts of Morocco. You’ll start in Tangier and make your way to Marrakech, stopping along the way to see some of the country’s most famous landmarks including Blue city of Chefchaouen, Medina of Fes, ruins of Volubilis, stunning High atlas Mountains, beautiful Ziz valley, captivating Erfoud, Dunes of Erg Chebbi, fortified village of Ait Ben Haddou and much more.
Along the way, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to take in the stunning scenery, enjoy camel trekking and learn about the culture and history of this fascinating country. By the end of the tour, you’ll have a much better understanding of Morocco and its people.
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|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Tangier – Marrakech|
|DEPARTURE TIME||8:30 AM|
|WEAR||Baggy trousers for camel trekking, Warm clothing for evenings and nights in winter, sunblock, lip balm, UV safe sunglasses, Sneakers, small bag with a water bottle and torch|