Embark on a breathtaking 6-day journey from Tangier to the Sahara Desert. Experience the magic of Morocco’s landscapes and culture.
Are you ready for an adventure of a lifetime? Join us on a 6-day tour from Tangier to the Sahara Desert and immerse yourself in the enchanting beauty of Morocco. In this blog post, we will guide you through the incredible journey that awaits you.
The tour with Your Morocco Holidays – a private tour from Tangier starting today and then drive toward Chefchaouen. Chefchaouen is a wonderful small Rif Mountain city in Morocco with its walls painted in blue and white, creating a great view. You will see Uta El Hammam Plaza, and Ras El-Ma River, before checking in at the hotel to have dinner and spend an overnight there.
We will drive from Chefchaouen to Fes. Along the road, you will see Berber villages, stunning views, and great landscapes. Admire the beauty of the Swiss village of Ifran, watch monkeys at Azrou Cedar forests, and have lunch at Midelt. Continue the tour with Your Morocco Holidays to Fes City for a night at the hotel/Riad.
Today, Fes guided a tour of the old Medina and the historical monuments. Fes is a city of cultural, historical, and religious heritage; you will see the oldest university in the world “Al Quaraouiyine”, Al Quaraouiyine Mosque, The Tanneries, the old quarter of the Jewish “Mellah”, and the Royal Palace. After that, our tour of Your Morocco Holidays continues with a walk over the old Medina of Fes, with its small squares, multiple shops of food, traditional clothes, craft shops of leather, and pottery. Dinner in a good restaurant in the Medina, and spend an overnight at the hotel/Riad.
Drive from Fez to Merzouga, which is one of the best parts of the Moroccan Sahara Desert. Along the pathway, we will pass through multiple remarkable valleys, oases, and Berber villages, in order for you to have an idea about life in the desert. Among these are Errachidia, the fossil production town of Erfoud, and Rissani. Lunch will be at Rissani, where you will be served the Berber Pizza. We will arrive in Merzouga at the end of the day, after passing by the panoramic Ziz Valley, and then stay overnight.
After breakfast, make a visit to the “Gnaoua” village of Khamlia, where you will meet those people, listen to their music, and learn about their culture. Continue the road to take lunch at Rissani and, after that, switch from the 4×4 to the camels for a camel-trekking journey towards Erg Chebbi camp to stay the night there; it will be an enjoyable experience spending time with Berbers, listening to their music, and sleep in the yurts or join us sleeping in the open air. Enjoy the Sahara excursion with your Morocco Holidays.
Wake up at sunrise, because at that time the sun displays a picturesque view that cannot be missed. You have breakfast and go back to Merzouga Hotel to take a refreshing shower before continuing down the road. You will certainly be amazed by the beauty of the Sahara landscapes while we pass by the villages of the high mountains of the Atlas Midelt, Azrou, Ifran, and Imouzzer on our way to Fez. A private drive to your accommodation in Fez or the airport will be scheduled before ending the tour and we thank you for exploring the best of Morocco from Tangier with Your Morocco Holidays – the best travel company in Morocco for family, adventure, and Imperial cities tours.