5 days tour from Tangier to Marrakech
Book your 5 days tour from Tangier to Marrakech and discover the sahara desert, and more.
This 5 days tour from Tangier to Marrakech is a wonderful opportunity to experience the diverse landscapes, rich culture, and ancient history of Morocco. The tour covers a range of destinations, including Fes, Merzouga, Dades, and Marrakech, offering an immersive experience of Morocco’s natural beauty, including the Sahara Desert and the High Atlas Mountains, as well as the country’s vibrant markets, historic landmarks, and traditional villages.
Throughout the tour, you’ll have the chance to participate in a variety of activities, including camel riding, visiting traditional Berber villages, and stargazing in the desert. You’ll also have the opportunity to explore ancient cities and witness stunning natural landscapes, including the Todgha Gorge and the Dades Valley. Whether you’re interested in learning about Morocco’s history and culture, or simply want to soak up the country’s breathtaking scenery, this tour offers something for everyone.
Day 1: Tangier to Fes
The first day of your 5-day tour will start with a journey from Tangier to Fes. Fes is one of Morocco’s most ancient cities, with a rich history that dates back to the 8th century. You’ll start your journey by driving through the Rif Mountains, which offer stunning views of the landscape. Once you arrive in Fes, you’ll be able to explore the city’s vibrant markets, which are known for their textiles, ceramics, and spices. You can also visit the famous tanneries, where leather is still produced using traditional methods.
Day 2: Fes to Merzouga
On the second day of your tour, you’ll travel from Fes to Merzouga. Merzouga is a small village on the edge of the Sahara Desert, and it’s known for its towering sand dunes. Along the way, you’ll stop at the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis, which offer a glimpse into Morocco’s Roman past. You’ll also drive through the Ziz Valley, which is home to a number of Berber villages.
Day 3: Merzouga Desert Tour
The third day of your tour will be spent exploring the Merzouga Desert. You’ll start with a camel ride into the desert, where you’ll be able to witness the stunning sunrise over the sand dunes. You’ll then visit a traditional Berber village, where you can learn about the local culture and way of life. In the evening, you’ll return to your desert camp for a night of stargazing and traditional Berber music around the campfire.
Day 4: Merzouga to Dades
On the fourth day of your tour, you’ll travel from Merzouga to Dades. Along the way, you’ll visit the Todgha Gorge, which is a narrow canyon carved by the Todgha River. You’ll also drive through the Dades Valley, which is known for its beautiful scenery and lush greenery. In Dades, you’ll be able to visit the stunning Dades Gorges, which are made up of towering rock formations that have been carved by the river over millions of years.
Day 5: Dades to Marrakech
The final day of your tour will be spent traveling from Dades to Marrakech. Along the way, you’ll drive through the High Atlas Mountains, which offer stunning views of the surrounding landscape. You’ll also stop at the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Benhaddou, which is a fortified village that dates back to the 17th century. Once you arrive in Marrakech, you can explore the city’s bustling markets and historic landmarks, such as the Koutoubia Mosque and the Bahia Palace.