7 Days From Tangier Sahara and Marrakech

Set off on a 7-day journey from the bustling port of Tangier, through the rolling dunes of the Sahara, to the vibrant streets of Marrakech. This tour is designed to showcase the best of Morocco’s landscapes, culture, and history. Here’s your guide to a memorable exploration of this captivating country.

Day 1: Tangier – The Crossroads of Cultures

Begin your adventure in Tangier, a city where the Mediterranean meets the Atlantic and cultures converge. Explore the Kasbah, stroll through the medina, and visit the Caves of Hercules, a site of mythological significance. Enjoy panoramic views of the city and the sea from Cap Spartel. Spend your evening savoring local cuisine and soaking up the cosmopolitan atmosphere.

Day 2: Tangier to Chefchaouen – The Blue Pearl

Leave Tangier and travel to Chefchaouen, nestled in the Rif Mountains. This charming town is renowned for its blue-painted buildings and tranquil, artistic atmosphere. Wander through the narrow lanes, relax in the Outa el Hammam square, and visit the Ras el Ma spring. Overnight in Chefchaouen to fully experience its serene beauty.

Day 3: Chefchaouen to Fes – A Step Back in Time

Journey from Chefchaouen to Fes, the spiritual and cultural heart of Morocco. Upon arrival, dive into the ancient Fes el Bali medina, a UNESCO World Heritage site teeming with winding alleys and vibrant markets. Visit historical sites like the Bou Inania Madrasa, Al-Qarawiyyin University, and the famous Chaouwara Tanneries. Experience the architectural splendor and the bustling life of the city. Overnight in Fes.

Day 4: Fes to Merzouga – Gateway to the Sahara

Depart from Fes and head towards the Sahara Desert. The drive takes you through the Middle Atlas Mountains and the Ziz Valley, revealing a dramatic change in landscape as you approach Merzouga. Upon arrival, embark on a camel trek into the Erg Chebbi dunes. Watch the sunset paint the sands with golden hues before spending the night in a desert camp under the stars.

Day 5: Merzouga to Dades Valley – Through Desert and Gorges

Wake to a breathtaking sunrise over the dunes. After breakfast, begin your journey to the Dades Valley, known for its striking natural beauty and rock formations. En route, visit the Todra Gorges, a towering canyon popular among climbers and sightseers. Spend the night in the Dades Valley, surrounded by dramatic landscapes and traditional kasbahs.

Day 6: Dades Valley to Marrakech – Over the High Atlas

Travel from the Dades Valley to Marrakech, crossing the High Atlas Mountains via the Tizi n’Tichka pass. This scenic drive offers stunning views and a dramatic shift in landscapes. Upon arrival in Marrakech, immerse yourself in the city’s vibrant energy. Explore the Koutoubia Mosque, the Saadian Tombs, and the Bahia Palace. As evening falls, visit the Jemaa el-Fnaa square, a bustling hub of culture, food, and entertainment.

Day 7: Marrakech – The Red City

Dedicate your final day to exploring more of Marrakech. Visit the Majorelle Garden and the Yves Saint Laurent Museum. Wander through the extensive souks, bargaining for crafts and souvenirs. Relax in one of the city’s many beautiful gardens or traditional hammams. Reflect on your Moroccan journey as you enjoy the dynamic atmosphere and rich cultural tapestry of Marrakech.

This 7-day tour from Tangier to the Sahara and Marrakech provides a comprehensive experience of Morocco’s diverse landscapes, rich history, and vibrant culture. It’s an adventure filled with the sights, sounds, and flavors of this fascinating country, promising memories that will last a lifetime.

Tour Included :

– Tour in 4×4 vehicle/Minibus with A/C
– Driver/guide
– Fuel
– Hotel/riad overnight stays (breakfast & dinner included)
– Camel Trekking & Night in Desert
– Camel Per person
– Turban each for the Camel trip in Desert
– Sandboarding in The Dunes

Not included :

– Flight
– Lunchs
– Drinks

From €1,230 / per person
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Great Service, easy to arrange. Adan C

Found this company on the internet, we (2 of us) wanted a customized trip around Morocco with a driver, arranging everything was easy and matter of fact. Nothing went wrong, our driver Hassan was respectful, knowledgeable (almost funny lol) helpful .

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We came from Taiwan. we are so lucky to choose Tamlalt Tours. Our driver Hassan neither hesitate help us in everything. He took us to everywhere if we want to go. And help us to solve the problem of accommodation in Tangier. I'd recommend this company to anyone travelling to Morocco. and thank you so much ~Hassan

I would definitely come back!! Best tour ever!!!! Sofia arballo

We came all the way from mexico, and would love to do it again!!! I cannot thank enough Brahim for everything he did for us! Ali drove us all the way from Marrakech to the desert for two days, making several stops , visiting amazing little towns and beautiful sceneries, like the Dades Gorges, this little town called Ait Benhaddou and more! Ali was very nice to us all the time,

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Our driver, Ali, came to our hotel in Marrakech to pick us up. After that we drove through Atlas to Ait Ben Haddou then Dades gorges. Next day, we visited Toudra gorges and Merzouga, where we enjoyed an marvelous sunshine on the top of a dune and a camel trek.

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