7 days tour to Imperial cities and desert (Marrakech, Ouarzazate, Dades, Merzouga, Fez, Meknes, Rabat, Casablanca, Marrakech).

Discover the beauty of the imperial cities of Morocco and the desert of Merzouga in this 7 days tour from Marrakech to Imperial cities and desert. Start your trip in Casablanca and discover the bustling city life of Rabat, Meknes, Volubilis and Fez. Continue to Merzouga, known for its impressive sand dunes, and explore the Dades and Boumalne Dades valleys. Then visit the ancient Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou before finally returning to Marrakech. Along the way, you’ll marvel at exquisite architecture, experience traditional Berber hospitality, and enjoy breathtaking scenery. It is an unforgettable trip that will leave you with lasting memories of Moroccan culture and heritage.

Experience an unforgettable journey on this 7 days tour from Marrakech of the imperial cities and the desert of Merzouga. Visit iconic cities such as Casablanca, Fez, Meknes, and Rabat, as well as Marrakech, Ouarzazate, Dades, and Merzouga. Explore the rich heritage and culture of Morocco, from its imperial cities to its ancient desert. Visit mosques, medinas and kasbahs. Enjoy a camel ride in the desert and admire beautiful sunsets. Relax in luxurious rooms and savor traditional cuisine. It’s a trip you won’t soon forget!

Day 1:

  • Departure at 9am from your place of residence
  • Photo break (panoramic views)
  • Visit of ksar ait ben Haddou, historical site named heritage of humanity by UNESCO
  • Lunch in the center and continuation to via Ouarzazate with visit of Kasbah Taoutirt
  • Break on the road and visit the women’s rose water distillation cooperative
  • Arrival at the end of the day at boumalen Dades
  • Dinner and overnight at the hotel

Day 2:

  • After breakfast departure for Merzouga,
  • Visit of the Todra gorges continuation to merzouga via alnif
  • Visit of the typical souk of Rissani
  • Arrival in the afternoon in Merzouga
  • Preparation for the special camel ride adventure to the bivouac
  • Participation in the sunset on the big dune
  • Dinner, musical evening and night at the bivouac.

Day 3:

  • Participating in the sunrise
  • Breakfast and departure for Fes via Erfoud
  • Break on the road for lunch and photo shoots
  • Arrival at the end of the day in Fes Check in at the hotel

Day 4:

  • Visit of the medina of Fez with authorized guide
  • Lunch at the center continuation of the visit
  • Dinner and overnight at the hotel

Day 5:

  • After breakfast departure to Meknes
  • Visit of the medina of Meknes with authorized guide
  • Lunch and continuation of the visit
  • Dinner and overnight at the hotel

Day 6:

  • After breakfast
  • Departure to rabat via volubilis
  • Visit of the tourist site of volubilis and continuation to Rabat
  • Lunch on the road
  • Arrival in the afternoon in Rabat
  • Rabat city tour
  • Dinner and overnight at the hotel

Day 7:

  • After breakfast departure to Marrakech via Casablanca
  • Visit of the Hassan 2 mosque and the medina of Casablanca
  • Lunch in the center and continuation to Casablanca
  • Arrival in the late afternoon at the hotel

Additional Information for 7 days tour from Marrakech

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Accessible to strollers
  • Babies should sit on lap
  • Baby seats available
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

CANCELLATION POLICY

You can cancel your experience up to 24 hours before the scheduled start to receive a full refund.

However, if you cancel less than 24 hours before the start time, no refund will be given.

Similarly, any modification request made less than 24 hours before the start of the experience cannot be taken into account.

Please note that the cut-off times mentioned apply to the local time of the experience.

Finally, we would like to point out that this experience is subject to a minimum number of participants. If it were to be canceled due to insufficient travellers, we will offer you an alternative date or experience, or issue a full refund.

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Book your place in this 7 days tour from Marrakech and give yourself the chance to visit the most popular Moroccan tourist destinations in the world at an incomparable price.

Route

7 days tour from Marrakech: Marrakech – Ouarzazate

Your day will begin early in the morning, when you will be picked up by your professional guide at your Marrakech hotel. On the way to Ouarzazate, you will cross the Atlas and discover the magnificent landscapes of the region. You will see majestic mountains, green valleys and traditional Berber villages, all of which have contributed to Morocco’s cultural richness.

Explore the Hollywood of Morocco on a day trip from Marrakech. Immerse yourself in Moroccan history and culture by visiting the kasbahs, emblematic Moroccan palaces, as well as the valleys of the region. You will cross the majestic Atlas Mountains to arrive at Ait Ben Haddou and Ouarzazate, two fascinating destinations that will give you a glimpse of the beauty and richness of the region.

During your trip, you will also visit the famous kasbahs, historic Moroccan palaces that are true architectural gems. Your guide will tell you the story of each kasbah and explain their cultural and historical importance. You will discover how these palaces were used at the time and how they influenced the architecture and culture of Morocco.

After visiting the kasbahs, you will head to Ait Ben Haddou, an ancient fortified city that has been used as a filming location for many Hollywood movies, including Gladiator and Game of Thrones. This historic town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is one of the region’s most popular attractions.

Finally, you will arrive in Ouarzazate, known as the Hollywood of Morocco due to its popularity with filmmakers around the world. You will visit the Atlas Film Studios, where you can see famous film sets and learn about the film production process in Morocco.

After a day filled with discoveries, you will return to Marrakech, with unforgettable memories and enriching experiences that will give you a better understanding of the history and culture of Morocco.

This excursion from Marrakech to Ouarzazate and Ait Ben Haddou from Marrakech is a unique experience that will allow you to discover the beauty and richness of Morocco. You can admire the breathtaking natural landscapes of the region, discover Moroccan history and culture by visiting the kasbahs, and immerse yourself in the world of cinema by visiting the famous Atlas studios. An experience not to be missed for lovers of culture and history!

7 days tour from Marrakech: Ouarzazate – Gorges de dades

Discover one of the most beautiful roads in Morocco, the famous road of a thousand kasbahs, which will take you through incredible landscapes and hidden treasures. Your day will begin with a visit to the green fields and lush palm trees of Skoura Oasis. You will discover the Kasbah Amredhil, a beautifully restored Moroccan palace, and visit its small museum to learn more about its history and culture.

Next, you will walk along the Valley of Roses, an area famous for its abundant roses and bewitching fragrance. You will visit the women’s cooperatives of Kel’aa M’gouna, where you can discover how the flowers are transformed into precious organic cosmetic products. You can also buy local products to take home as a souvenir.

You will have lunch in a restaurant overlooking the fertile Dades Valley, where you can admire the breathtaking landscapes and recharge your batteries in a peaceful setting. You will walk by the river and through the huge canyons, where you can observe the natural beauty of the area. If you’re feeling adventurous, you can take a short hike around the gorge with a local guide to explore garden fields and fertile valleys.

Finally, you will cross the Boumalne Dades valley, which is known for its unique rock formations and spectacular landscapes. You can stop to take photos and enjoy the magnificent views of the valley.

This excursion along the road of a thousand kasbahs is an unforgettable experience for lovers of culture and nature. You can discover Moroccan history and culture by visiting the local kasbahs and museums, immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the region by walking through the valleys and canyons, and recharge your batteries in a peaceful and enchanting setting. A day you will never forget!

7 days tour from Marrakech: Gorges de Dades – Merzouga

This day will be marked by an epic adventure through the Dades Gorges and the Todra Gorges, the highest gorges of the oasis valley in Morocco. You will have the opportunity to discover breathtaking landscapes and take incredible photos.

Then you will arrive in the desert, where your guide and camels will be waiting for you for a unique camel riding experience. You will set off for a hike through the sand dunes of the Moroccan Sahara, to admire the sunset over the desert landscape.

After about two hours of hiking, you will reach your camp in the desert and your home for the night: a traditional nomadic tent. You will be welcomed with mint tea and a peaceful atmosphere. The camels will be hobbled for the night and you can enjoy a simple tagine meal freshly prepared by your guide.

In the evening, you can relax around the campfire and enjoy traditional Berber music. If you’re lucky, you may even be able to stargaze in the clear, cloudless desert sky.

The next morning you will wake up to the sun rising over the golden sand dunes. You can have a traditional Moroccan breakfast before taking your camel back.

In conclusion, a night under the stars in the Moroccan desert is a unique and unforgettable experience. You can immerse yourself in the Berber culture and discover the natural beauty of the Sahara by riding the sand dunes on the back of a camel. An experience to live at least once in your life!

7 days tour from Marrakech: Merzouga – Fès

The next day, you can have an unforgettable experience watching the sunrise over the dunes of the Sahara. You will rise early to enjoy this spectacular view before returning to the hotel by camel for breakfast and a refreshing shower.

Then, you will leave for Errachidia via Erfoud and the Ziz Valley. This will be an opportunity to discover new landscapes and take incredible photos. You will stop in Midelt for lunch before continuing on the road.

After lunch, you will continue your journey to Fez crossing the cedar woods at Azrou and the Middle Atlas mountain. You can admire the beauty of Moroccan nature and perhaps spot monkeys in the cedar woods.

Arriving in Fez, you will be welcomed in a comfortable hotel where you can rest and relax after a busy day. Fez is a fascinating imperial city and here you can experience Moroccan culture, traditional architecture and the bustling streets of the medina.

7 days tour from Marrakech: Fès – Meknès

Explore two UNESCO World Heritage sites in one day on this door-to-door tour with a private driver. Enjoy a stress-free day, without having to worry about Moroccan traffic. Your driver will take you through the most beautiful landscapes of the region so that you can fully enjoy your visit.

The first stop will be in Sidi Chahed, where you can enjoy breathtaking views of the crystal clear waters. After that, you will travel to Volubilis, home to Roman ruins dating back over 2,300 years. You will be transported back in time by exploring the remains of this ancient Roman city, and discovering the different buildings that make it up.

Next, you will visit the holy city of Moulay Idriss, an important place of pilgrimage for Moroccans. This city is built on a hill which offers a panoramic view of the surroundings. You can admire the white houses that intertwine and enjoy a peaceful atmosphere.

Finally, you will explore the historic city of Meknes, which is full of fascinating tourist sites. In particular, you will visit the famous monumental gate of Bab El Mansour, which is considered one of the most beautiful gates in the world. You can also visit the mausoleum of Moulay Ismaïl and the mosque of the city.

7 days tour from Marrakech: Meknès – Rabat

The traveler is invited to take a journey through time through the cities of Meknes and Rabat. The professional driver will take visitors from their accommodation in Meknes to Rabat via the modern and easy to drive highway.

The first step will be the visit of the Hassan Tower and the Mausoleum of Mohamed V, which testify to the royal history and the greatness of Morocco. Next, visitors will head to the Kasbah of the Oudaya, a fortified district perched on the waves of the Atlantic Ocean. This place is renowned for its calm beauty and Mediterranean atmosphere.

Lunch will be served at a local restaurant, offering a variety of dishes from around the world. The next stop will be Challah, an ancient Roman port city that has become a fortified necropolis. Visitors will be able to discover the Royal Palace and its luxurious atmospheres, as well as the new town of Rabat, built by French architects during the protectorate.

The old town of Rabat, built on a Roman settlement, offers a fascinating exploration of bustling markets and the Rue des Consuls. Visitors have the choice of discovering these mystical sites with a local guide or on their own. The time travel in Rabat ends with a direct return to accommodation in Meknes.

7 days tour from Marrakech: Rabat – Casablanca

During your Casablanca city tour from Rabat, your English-speaking guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel at 9:00 am to take you to discover all the main sites of this fascinating city. Casablanca is a city that perfectly blends old and new, with a variety of influences that have shaped its history and architecture.

The first stop on your visit will be the Central Market, a lively and colorful place that offers a variety of local products, from spices to seafood. inhabitants of Casablanca.

Next, you’ll discover the Habous quarter, a traditional neighborhood built by the French in the 1920s. The narrow streets and stone buildings offer a glimpse of traditional Moroccan architecture, and you can also visit a local mosque to learn about it. more about the religion and culture of Morocco.

Your tour will continue with a visit to the Royal Palace, where you can admire the magnificent architecture and manicured gardens. This palace is one of the architectural jewels of the city and bears witness to the wealth of the Moroccan monarchy.

The panoramic visit of the Hassan II Mosque is another highlight of this excursion. This mosque is one of the largest and most impressive in the world, with elaborate architecture and marble and wood finishes. Admire the colorful mosaics and intricate details of this magnificent mosque.

Finally, you will visit Place Mohammed V, a lively and elegant square that offers many cafes and restaurants. You can admire the historic buildings that line the square and learn about the history of Casablanca.

This city tour of Casablanca is an unforgettable experience that will allow you to discover the richness of this fascinating city. With an English-speaking guide and driver by your side, you’ll be able to ask questions, learn about the city’s history and culture, and discover all of Casablanca’s hidden gems.

7 days tour from Marrakech: Casablanca – Marrakech

After a 3-hour drive from Casablanca, you will arrive in Marrakech, where you will be met by your local guide for a 3.5-hour walking tour of the medina. First, admire the stalls of the fortified old town, an experience that will immerse you in the unique atmosphere of Marrakech. Next, head to Bahia Palace, a magnificent 19th-century palace famous for its private courtyards and mosaic walls. You will be amazed by the diverse architecture of the Jewish quarter and the Saadian tombs, a remnant of Moroccan history.

You can also buy spices and the famous argan oil from Morocco, known for its beneficial properties for the skin and hair. You will be able to feel the electric atmosphere of Jemaa el-Fnaa, one of the liveliest markets in Africa. Here you can taste the famous freshly squeezed orange juice, while watching snake charmers, henna tattoo artists and water sellers.

After this visit, you will meet your driver to go to the Majorelle Garden. The garden is a real haven in the city, famous for its exotic plants and vibrant cobalt blue walls. The Majorelle garden is a calm and relaxing place, an oasis in the middle of the hectic city. You will discover how it was bought and restored by Yves Saint Laurent, famous French fashion designer, who had a second home there. You can also visit the villa which houses the Berber museum and contemplate the Berber art exhibitions.

You will have approximately 2 hours of free time to explore the botanical gardens and the villa. You can admire the different types of cacti and other exotic plants, and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of the garden. This day trip to Marrakech is an enriching experience for the senses. You will discover the flavors, colors and smells of the city, as well as its rich cultural heritage. At the end of the day, you will leave with wonderful memories and unforgettable images of this fascinating city.

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FAQ

What is included in the Imperial Cities and Desert Tour?

Trip My Arganier Tour’s Imperial Cities and Desert Tour includes seven days of exploring some of Morocco’s most stunning destinations. The tour starts in Marrakech and then takes you to Ouarzazate, Dades, Merzouga, Fez, Meknes, Rabat and Casablanca. Accommodation is provided each night in three-star hotels, as well as all entrance fees to attractions, breakfast and dinner each day, airport transfer at the end of the tour and an experienced guide throughout the trip.

How long is the Imperial Cities and Desert Tour?

The circuit of the imperial cities and the desert lasts seven days. It starts in Marrakech and ends in Marrakech.

What type of transportation do you provide on the 7 days tour from Marrakech?

Trip My Arganier Tour provides a private air-conditioned vehicle for the duration of the Imperial Cities and Desert Tour. Our vehicles are comfortable and reliable with plenty of space for luggage.

What attractions can I expect on this 7 days tour from Marrakech?

Over the course of seven days, you’ll have the chance to explore some of Morocco’s most stunning destinations. This includes stops in Marrakech, Ouarzazate, Dades, Merzouga, Fez, Meknes, Rabat and Casablanca. You will have time to visit historical sites such as Kasbah Ait Benhaddou in Ouarzazate, Kasbah Telouet in the Dades Valley, Erg Chebbi sand dunes in Merzouga, Medina of Fez, Medina of Meknes and the Hassan Tower in Rabat.

Is it possible to customize this 7 days tour from Marrakech?

Yes ! Trip My Arganier Tour offers personalized tours for our customers so they can see the sites that interest them the most. If you would like to customize your Imperial Cities and Desert Tour, please contact us directly to discuss your requirements.

What is included in the Imperial Cities and Desert Tour?

Trip My Arganier Tour offers an 7 days tour from Marrakech Imperial Cities and Desert Tour, departing from Marrakech. The tour includes visits to Marrakech, Ouarzazate, Dades, Merzouga, Fez, Meknes, Rabat and Casablanca. The tour also includes air-conditioned transport, accommodation in 3 and 4-star hotels, a professional guide, and all entrance fees.

How long is the Imperial Cities and Desert Tour?

The Imperial Cities and Desert Tour lasts 8 days, with 7 nights of accommodation.

What is the route of the Imperial Cities and Desert Tour?

The tour begins with a visit to Marrakech then continues to Ouarzazate, Dades, Merzouga, Fez, Meknes, Rabat and Casablanca before returning to Marrakech. Along the way, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to explore local culture and attractions

What type of transport is used for visiting the imperial cities and the desert?

All transportation for the tour is provided in an air-conditioned vehicle such as a van or bus.

Are meals included in the Imperial Cities and Desert Tour from Marrakech?

Meals are not included in the price of the tour; however, some meals may be included at certain stops during the tour.

Is a guide provided for the visit to the imperial cities and the desert?

Yes, a professional guide is included for the duration of the tour. The guide will provide commentary throughout each day’s trip as well as helpful information on local attractions.

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