Morocco Tours and Trips from Tangier Overview
Morocco Tours and Trips from Tangier is the best way to discover the most attractive and authentic cities, landscapes, natural spaces in Morocco, from Tangier to chefchaouen, into fes and Merzouga desert ending the experience in Marrakech with a day into Essaouira, Morocco is a land of contrasts – where Africa meets Europe and the Middle East adds its own flavor. Considered a moderate Islamic state, Morocco opens its doors to everyone regardless of ethnicity, religion or political status. From ancient philosophers and scholars to Bob Marley and Jimmy Hendrix, Morocco has hosted many! If you´re looking for a colorful and diverse experience, this is the place. From the wild markets of Marrakech to the snowy peaks of the Atlas, the silence of the Sahara and pristine beaches of the Atlantic, Morocco is simply amazing. Our journey combines the best of everything – cities, villages, mountain, desert, music, food, shops and the coast, plus opportunities to do community services and some fun adventure activities along the way! Expect plenty of interaction with the friendly Berber tribes’ people of North Africa. Learn their unique drumming, practice the language and taste the delicious food. We´ll fill your week with a lifetime of memories and educational experiences that are second to none.
- Type: Varied Experiences
- Duration: 7 days
- Customise: This Tour can be customised
- Accommodation: Mixed
- Activities: Cultural Tours, Historical Tours, Desert Tours, Hiking, Camel Trekking
Morocco Tours and Trips from Tangier Itinerary
Morocco Tours and Trips from Tangier Meet our guide at Tanger port and you make your way to chefchaouen in the Rif Mountains, Tour of Chefchaouen : (or Chaouen) in the Rif Mountains, founded by the Muslims and Jews who were pushed by Christians on 15th century. the town was not known until the 20th century and had remained relatively unchanged for 500 years. It is said to give the best possible view of what an Andalucian town would look like in the time of the Moors. The city becomes a tourist destination, its narrow medinastreets, white and blue coloured houses and its beautiful situation in themiddle of the mountains makes it unique, There are cafes around the main square and hotels. Car : 1 hours – Walk : 3 hours
Departing to Fes at 10:00 pm. We will drive throughout greenhills ,open vast lands and wheat fields. We stop for lunch near Ouazane and wecontnue to Volubilis. It is the best-preserved roman ruins in Morocco. Aguided tour inside the roman site will takeyou back to the myths of Rome bythe stunning mosaic, streets, columns and baths. Not far, there is an oldvillage of MoulayDrissZerhoune where the founder of the first Arab Islamicdynasty in Morocco is buried. If time permits a stop for mint tea in this town before we head to Fez.Hotel/ Riad. Car : 5 hours – Walk : 1 hours Travel Time : 5 heures 30
After breakfast, you will have a guided visit at 10:00 Am in themedina of Fès. To begin with thesouthern tower and the fortress of 16th century face to face with northern one,a panoramic view over the medieval city. We will visit an enjoyable cooperativeof pottery. It will enhance your knowledge about the making of Moroccan mosaic”zellij” and the blue pottery of Fez. A true labyrinthine old city of 8thcentury. You will travel in time back to the medieval period of the city wherepeople still work in small narrow streets, several tiny stalls of all kinds oftraditional crafts, and donkeys loaded with supplies are going up and down inthe streets of the medina. You will feel no sense of direction and time for a while. The medina of Fez is rich of its Islamic monuments: thefascinating old mosques, the University of El-Karaouiyine and its libraries. All These elements madeFez the spiritual and cultural capital of the country. enhance the day by an optional dinner with belly dancers. Car :1hours – Walk : 4 hours
Morning drive through the Middle Atlas mountains. It is home for Barbary apes called “themaggot” , native to the forest of cedar wood in the Middle Atlas. A break inIfrantown will be very appreciated. Itis a famous place for ski resorts in Morocco and it is established during theFrench protectorate. We are having lunch in Medilt known for its best productions of apples inMorocco. Stop for the photo in Zizvalley which is the beginning of palm grovesand dates. Erfoud is the capital of Fossils in Morocco so you will have thischance to visit one of the factories where they make beautiful articles out of marble.And right after that we visit the mausoleum of Mouay Ali Chref in Rissanithe founder of the actualAlaouite dynasty of Morocco at 17thcentury.We drive to Erg Chebbi time for a cup of tea and packing for desertcamp. Meet up with Camels for camel-ride andhead to the dunes to watch the sunset .Overnight in the Berber tent. Car:7 hours -Walk : 2 hours
- Meet Nomads
- Gnaoua Music
- Free Time
Car: 4hours – Walk : 2 hours
Early wake up for the sun rise and camel ride back to dunes line. Time for breakfast and shower after we Head to Tinjidad and we pull over tosee the old underground system ofirrigation “khatarat” which is still used in the oasis of Jorf . Lunch inToudravalley . It has beautiful kasbahs and mountains along 15 km of palm groves. To Arrive the spectacular gorgesof 300 m high and to enjoy a little walk near the river of Toudra. Overnight in Kasbah hotel . Car: 4 hours -Walk : 2 hours
We head to Dades Valley to seethe beautiful formations of High Atlas Mountains and of its one thousand Kasbah. Green fieldsof figs, almonds, apricots, peach, walnut and pomegranate trees. Next will beRose valley, famous of rosewater and crèmes for the beauty extractedfrom Damascena Rose which you find insome expensive perfumes, skin care, body care, cosmetic, hair caring, medicineetc. Women have to pick up the blossoms in the very early morning. In May locals celebrate the harvest of roses ina festival. And you see kids on bothsides of the road selling necklaces made of roses. Crossing the old palmery ofSkoura to arrive Ouarzazate. Car : 3 hours – Walk : 2 hours
Ouarzazate has 3 studios of cinema and beautiful kasbahs . Optional visitof Taourert Kasbah Then we drive to Ait ben Haddou village. We explorethe most preserved village of the southof the country, classified as one of world’s heritages by UNISCO in 1987and a series of movies were made in thisvillage Gladiator , Prince of Persia …We will do some walking insidethe village and we continue alongOunila valley to reach Telouet Kasbah, a bigfort of the Pacha who was the most powerful man of the south. Crossing thespectacular High Atlas Mountains Pass (Tizi-n-Tichka 2260 m ALT ) to arrive Marrakech. Car : 4hours – Walk: 1 hours30
Travel Time : 5 heures 30
Morocco Tours and Trips from Tangier Tips
This Morocco Tours and Trips from Tangier journey can be customized with private car or luxury van and driver, and Guide according to your travel dates.
- 2 people with private car and English speaking guide”
- 5 people and more with a private luxury van and English speaking guide”
If you wish to modify or change the entire itinerary according to your interest and desire, please let us know!
Morocco Tours and Trips from Tangier Cost:
- 2 years and under are free of charge
- 2 – 6 years old 75% off
- 7-11 years old 50% off
- 12 years old & up full cost
Morocco Tours and Trips from Tangier What’s Included:
- 4* Riad& hotel lodging
- Breakfast daily
- All dinners
- Camel Ride / Sahara
- Overnight / Nomad tent / Nomad Guide Sahara
- Private Car 4×4 & Driver for the entire trip
- Transfers to and from airport
- Knowledgeable certified guides
- Museums fee
- All taxes
Morocco Tours and Trips from Tangier Not included in package price:
- Travel Insurance
Morocco Tours and Trips from Tangier Note:
- Private guided tour—Not a group tour.
- If it is over your budget—–Hotels can be changed for lower budgets.
- Upgrade to 5* or 5* deluxe accommodation is available.
- Group Discounts Available.