Immersive 10-Day Moroccan Adventure: A Travel Itinerary from Fes


The 10 Days in Morocco Itinerary from Fes-MMorocco Travel Tours. In this grand 10-day, 9-night tour, you will visit so many amazing sites. You will first go on a guided tour of Fes, go to Ifrane, Morocco's equivalent of Switzerland, and see the cedar forest. Next, travel along the magnificent Ziz River. We then arrive in Merzouga, a desert in the Sahara. Spend the night in a luxurious tent in the middle of the desert, where you may ride camels. Enjoy the Sahara's breathtaking sunsets and sunrises as well. Additionally, a 4x4 expedition explored the Sahara desert. You will also go to the Erfoud fossil town and the Rissani traditional market. Then go to the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou as well as the Todra and Dades gorges.

Cross the High Atlas mountains and the Tizi-N-Tichka pass. Marrakech and Essaouira sightseeing. Furthermore, visit Casablanca, the largest city, and Rabat, the capital of Morocco. Then Meknes, one of the imperial cities; the Roman ruins of Volubilis; and the blue city of Chefchaouen. Finally, the tour ends in Tangier.

Itinirary (10 Days)

The 10 Days in Morocco Itinerary from Fes: Morocco Travel Tours begins with a pick-up from the airport or your Fes lodging. The remainder of the day is then devoted to a guided tour of Fes' top attractions. The city is also the political, social, and cultural hub of Morocco. It is regarded as one of the imperial cities. Firstly, we start the day by visiting the Royal Palace gate. Then the well-preserved medieval Medina is listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. You will visit the Blue Gate, or Bab Boujloud, the entrance of the old Medina. You will enter the Medina to visit the Medrasa Bouanania, the Najjarine fountain, and the tanneries. And finally, the Quaraouin mosque and university, the oldest university in the world. After that, we leave the Medina to visit the Jewish quarter, also known as “the Mellah.”. In the afternoon, we drive to an ancient fortress for a panoramic view of the Medina and the city of Fes. Finally, return to your rig.

After a warm breakfast, we drive south through Imouzzer to visit Ifrane. The city is famous for its low temperature, snow, and alpine-style architecture. No wonder it is called the Switzerland of Morocco. Then we continue to the cedar forest, where the Barbary macaques live. Feel free to feed them while wandering in the forest. Later, we continue to Midelt, where we will have free time for lunch. Then we drive to Merzouga through the Tizi-n-Tilghmt pass and along the Ziz valley. Stops will be made along the way for panoramic views. In the afternoon, we reach the Sahara desert of Merzouga. Then you switch to camels and cross the sandy desert. You will make a stop on top of a high dune to enjoy the sunset. Finally, you continue to the desert camp. The camp is a combination of the traditional tents of nomads and the luxury of a hotel. Where you can enjoy the Berber drum music while dancing around the campfire under the vast open sky of stars. Dinner and overnight in the camp.

Waking up early in the morning is a must-do in order to contemplate the beautiful sunrise in the middle of the desert. Free time for breakfast. Then you return on camels to Merzouga, where the driver awaits. We dedicate the day to exploring the region of Merzouga. The area has so many incredible sites, from sand dunes, wild lakes, mines, and fossil areas to fabulous oases. Which are the ideal places for so many outdoor activities? Firstly, we start our journey in Merzouga by driving off-road to visit an ancient eyeliner mine. Then we pay the nomads a visit in their handmade, woven tent. Learn how they live while drinking Berber tea. Our next destination is Khamlia village, where you will enjoy the Gnaoua music and dancing performances. Its inhabitants are from sub-Saharan countries like Mali, Sudan, and Niger. Free time for lunch in a restaurant. After that, we take a stroll in a palm tree grove. Then drive a few kilometers to see the wild lake of Merzouga, also called Flamingos Lake. Dinner and overnight In a hotel.

After breakfast, we leave the desert to visit Rissani town, the ancient capital of Tafilalet. Rissani is still a major trading center in the region, with a large souk lively on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays. After a stroll in Rissani Souk, we continue to Erfoud, where we visit one of the workshops for fossilized marble. Then we drive through Touroug and Tinjdad palm groves to reach the Todra Gorges. The course of the Todra River has carved out a grand canyon through the mountains, making a high, red cliff-sided canyon. These gorges are an ideal place for rock climbers. Feel free to wander in the gorges and appreciate the beauty of the landscape. Free time for lunch in a restaurant. Then we continue to the Dades valley, through Boumalne Dades. Inevitable stops at the “monkey fingers” rock formation. And on a spot atop a mountain overlooking the Dades Valley. Finally, dinner and overnight in a hotel.

After breakfast, we continue our trip to Kalaa Magouna to visit the Rose Valley. A rose festival is held annually in May. Where the locals offer their rose products, from perfumes, rose water, and oil to cosmetic products,. We then drive through the palm groves of Skoura. Later, we reach Ouarzazate, also known as the gate of the desert. We will visit the studios where famous movies were shot. We depart to visit the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou. A fortified village is recognized as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Furthermore, the Kasbah has appeared in many movies, including Gladiator, Alexander, The Mummy, etc. And TV series, including Game of Thrones. Then we continue to Marrakesh. Driving through the Tizi-N-Tichka Pass and the High Atlas Mountains. Stops will be made for lunch and to take pictures at interesting spots. Overnight stay in a Riad in Marrakech.

After a warm breakfast, we will be exploring the highlights of Marrakech with a local guide. The city is considered one of the four imperial cities in Morocco. The visit includes the Bahia Palace, the Saadian Tombs, and the Ben Youssef Quranic mosque. And a stroll in the largest traditional souk in Morocco. Free time for lunch near the Jemaa El-Fna square. Later on, you visit the Koutoubia mosque, the largest in Marrakech, and the Majorelle garden. Finally, transfer to your accommodation.Feel free to wander in Jemaa El-Fna on your own.

After breakfast, we drive west to Essaouira city. On the way, we will make stops to see the Argan trees and goats, as well as for panoramic views. We reach Essaouira city, formerly Mogador, one of the important coastal cities in Morocco. The city is famous for its diversity of seafood, beautiful beaches, and surfing sports. We will visit the fishing port, the ancient ramparts with cannons, and the old Medina. Finally, transfer to your hotel. Overnight stay in Essaouira.

After breakfast, the 10-day Morocco itinerary continues to Casablanca. We depart from Essaouira and drive along the coastline to reach Casablanca, the economic center of Morocco. We will visit the Hassan II mosque, the largest mosque in Morocco, and also the Casablanca Cornish. Free time for lunch. Then drive to Rabat, the capital of Morocco. Overnight stay in Rabat.

After breakfast, we explore Rabat, one of the imperial cities in Morocco and the current capital. It is located northwest of Morocco, on the Atlantic coast. You will visit the highlights of the city, including the Hassan Tower, the Mausoleum of Mohammed V, and the Kasbah of Oudaya. Free time for lunch. In the afternoon, we head north through Ouazzane to reach the blue city of Chefchaouen in the Rif Mountains. The city is famous for its buildings and alleyways painted in blue. Overnight stay in a hotel.

On the last day of your 10-day Morocco itinerary, depending on your flight time, you can have free time to stroll in the beautiful alleyways of the blue city. Then we drive through the Rif mountains to reach Tangier. Finally, we drop you off at the airport. End of the 10 Days in Morocco Itinerary from Fes-MMorocco Travel Tours.

Included & Excluded

    Pick-up & Drop-off at your Hotel or Airport

    Camel ride in the Sahara desert ( a Camel Per person)

    Transport in a private 4×4 car or minibus with A/C

    English / Spanish Speaking Driver

    Dinners and Breakfasts

    Nights in hotels


    Personal Expenses