Experience the best of Northern and Southern Morocco in just 8 unforgettable days. From the bustling streets of Tangier to the stunning Sahara Desert and the blue beauty of Chefchaouen, this journey offers a diverse blend of cultural experiences, natural wonders, and historical treasures. Get ready for an adventure of a lifetime!
Day 1: Arrival to Tangier
Welcome to Tangier, the gateway to your Moroccan adventure! Upon arrival, our friendly guide will greet you and assist with your transfer to your hotel. Take some time to relax and get settled before your exploration begins.
Day 2: Tangier – Assilah – Rabat
After breakfast, depart Tangier for a scenic drive along the picturesque coastline. Your first stop will be in Assilah, a charming seaside town known for its artistic flair and vibrant murals. Stroll through the captivating streets and soak up the creative atmosphere.
Continuing your journey, you’ll head to Rabat, the capital of Morocco. Explore the city’s historical treasures, including the Royal Palace, the Hassan Tower, and the charming Kasbah of the Udayas. Enjoy a relaxing evening in Rabat.
Day 3: Rabat – Casablanca – Marrakech
Today, you’ll continue south to Casablanca, Morocco’s modern metropolis. Explore the city’s iconic landmarks, including the impressive Hassan II Mosque and the bustling Corniche waterfront promenade.
In the afternoon, journey to the vibrant city of Marrakech, known for its bustling medina, vibrant souks, and lively atmosphere. Check into your hotel and enjoy a taste of Marrakech’s vibrant nightlife.
Day 4: Half day to visit Marrakech – Atlas Mountains – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate
Spend the morning exploring the historic sites of Marrakech, including the famous Jardin Majorelle and the Bahia Palace. After lunch, depart for the Atlas Mountains, where you’ll encounter stunning landscapes and picturesque villages.
Continue your journey to the ancient fortified village of Ait Ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Explore the well-preserved kasbah and enjoy breathtaking views. End the day in Ouarzazate, known as the “Hollywood of Morocco,” and relax at your hotel.
Day 5: Ouarzazate – Skoura – Roses Valley – Dades – Todra Gorges – Merzouga Desert
Embark on a scenic drive through Skoura, the Roses Valley, and Dades Valley, where you’ll encounter stunning rock formations and lush oases. Continue to the majestic Todra Gorges, where you can take a leisurely hike.
In the evening, arrive at the enchanting Merzouga Desert. Experience a camel trek through the golden dunes to reach your desert camp. Enjoy a night under the starlit Sahara sky.
Day 6: Merzouga – Erfoud – Ziz Valley – Medilt – Azrou – Ifrane – Fes
Wake up early to witness a mesmerizing desert sunrise before returning to Merzouga. After breakfast, journey through Erfoud and the Ziz Valley, where you’ll encounter palm groves and traditional villages.
Continue your drive through the Middle Atlas Mountains, passing through Medilt, Azrou, and Ifrane, known as “Little Switzerland.” Arrive in the cultural hub of Fes in the evening and check into your hotel.
Day 7: Half day to visit Fes – Chefchaouen
Spend the morning exploring Fes, Morocco’s spiritual and intellectual capital. Visit the bustling medina, the Bou Inania Madrasa, and the Dar Batha Museum. Savor local cuisine at a traditional Moroccan restaurant.
In the afternoon, head to the blue-hued gem of Chefchaouen, known for its serene ambiance and picturesque streets. Explore the town’s unique beauty and unwind in this tranquil setting.
Day 8: Chefchaouen – Tangier
On your final day, enjoy a leisurely morning in Chefchaouen. Take in the last views of the blue streets and capture some final photos.
In the afternoon, begin your journey back to Tangier, reflecting on the incredible experiences and memories you’ve gathered during your 8-day exploration of Northern and Southern Morocco. Depart with a heart full of cherished moments and a deeper appreciation for the diverse beauty of this captivating country. Safe travels, and we hope to welcome you back to Morocco in the future!