4-Days Tour From Tangier to Marrakech and Merzouga Sahara:
The 4-Day Tour From Tangier to Marrakech Overview:
4 Days Tour from Tangier is ideal for people who would like to discover authentic Morocco. enjoy spectacular landscapes of the Rif mountains and the teeny attractive town of Chefchaouen known as the blue city of Morocco. explore Fes the great, oldest, cultural, and religious city.
During this trip, you will explore also the middle and high Atlas mountains, Ifrane is known for its alpine-style architecture and nearby ski slopes and best destination for Moroccans during the Summer months, Cedar forest in Azrou the unique place where wild Barbarian apes living in Morocco.
And Ziz valley is one of the most beautiful rivers in the kingdom of course experience a camel ride to spend a night out at desert camp including magnificent Sunset & Sunrise over the golden sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. This Tangier 4 days desert tour will give you the chance to spend plenty of time in the Sahara, and discover the Merzouga desert including a visit to the Berber nomad families…
In our best 4-day morocco itinerary you’ll visit the local Weekly market of Rissani, the beautiful Todra valley and gorge, Dades Valley and Taourirt Kasbah, Film studios in Ouarzazate as well as the UNESCO World Heritage Site of ksar Ait Ben Haddou…visit the red city of Marrakech.
* Duration: 4 days / 3 nights
* Departure time: 8:30 am
* Starting point: Your hotel /airport or harbour in Tangier
* Ending point: Your hotel in Marrakech
* Price: Depends on number of the people participating in the tour
Tour From Tangier to Marrakech in 4 Days itinerary:
Day 1: Tanger – Chefchaouen – Fes
During the first day of your trip, we will meet you in the port and drive through the Rif mountains and Tetouan city to enjoy the views of the beautiful mountains till we get to Chefchaouan one of the stunning villages at the feet of the Rif Mountains Chefchaouen medina had a Spanish-style square surrounded by many funky arts and crafts stores, roof-top restaurants and cafes where you will have lunch before we continue our way to Fes where we will spend the night.
Day 2: Fes – Ifrane – Midelt – Ziz Gorges – Erfoud – Rissani – Merzouga (Erg Chebbi)
We will pick you up from your riad/hotel then drive south to Ifrane and Azrou through the Middle Atlas mountains. On the way, we will stop at the cedar forests to see the Barbarian Apes in their natural habitat.
Travelling through the Tizi Ntalghamt pass to Midelt and along the magnificent Ziz Gorges carved through volcanic rock, you’ll see views of the Middle-Atlas plateau and the scenery changing to reveal hints of the desert as you approach the city of Errachidia. After lunch, we’ll continue our journey through the Ziz Valley to Erfoud, Rissani and Merzouga.
After a glass of mint tea, we’ll leave our luggage in a safe room then take a camel ride to a Berber camp in the middle of the Erg Chebbi Sad Dunes which are the highest sand dunes in North Africa. The camel trek takes about 1hr 30 min from to the camp where we will set up Berber tents for our night in the desert.
The tents are well-equipped with mattresses, blankets, and cushions. After dinner, we will gather around the fire and enjoy the sound of traditional Berber drums under the stars.
Day 3: Merzouga – Todra Gorge – Dades Valley
We will wake up early to enjoy a magnificent sunrise on the dunes then take a camel ride back to the hotel. After freshening up and breakfast we’ll leave for Tinghir and the Todra Gorges and finally arrive in the Dades Valley where we will have dinner and spend the night.
Day 4: Dades Valley – Skoura – Ouarzazate- Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah – High Atlas mountain – Marrakech
After breakfast, we’ll drive through the Dades Valley towards Kalaat Mgouna and Ouarzazate. The route through the Dades Valley, the way of the thousand Kasbahs, provides numerous photo opportunities. We’ll visit the Roses valley and Skoura village, then continue to Ouarzazat, “the Hollywood of Africa”.
Lunch is at the famous Ait Ben Haddou kasbah, the largest Kasbah in Morocco. After touring this UNESCO World Heritage site, our journey will continue through the majestic Tizi nTichka pass, reaching an altitude of 2260m, over the High Atlas Mountains. We will stop to enjoy the impressive views and visit the argan oil cooperative. We will arrive in Marrakech late afternoon.
NOTE: This is a desert tour from Tangier, which means nobody else will be in your group, you can ask the private driver to stop anywhere during our private Morocco trip.
* Pick up at your hotel/airport or harbour in Tangier
* Drop off at your hotel in Marrakech
* Private tour in comfortable vehicle 4WD, minivan A/C
* Experienced English-speaking driver
* 2-nights in a private room at the hotel (dinner & breakfast included)
* 1-night at the private tent at desert camp (dinner & breakfast included)
* Sandboarding in the dunes ( if you are interested)
* Free time to visit all interesting sites, take pictures …