5 days Morocco tour itinerary
Overview of our 5 days in Morocco itinerary tour from Tangier to Marrakech:
5 days in Morocco itinerary tour from Tangier covers the best attractions to discover in Morocco. We have customized this short desert trip for you regarding our past tourist requests. It will take you through many stops the Rif comes first then other places, where we will enjoy the natural landscapes and also visit one of the most beautiful cities of Morocco the blue pearl. “Chefchaouen“. Secondly, we will move to the high Atlas mountains to discover the cultural city of Fes for a day tour. Furthermore, we will head on the road to Visit the Sahara desert to enjoy camel riding in the desert. Finally, we will head back to Marrakech with more stops. Our 5-day in Morocco tour has so many beautiful parts, making this trip the most wanted.
5 days in Morocco tour from Tangier includes and excludes:
Highlights of 5 days in Morocco tour from Tangier to Marrakech:
Itinerary for 5 days in Morocco tour from Tangier:
Day 1: From Tangier to Fes passing by Chefchaouen:
On the first day of our trip, 5 days in Morocco tour from Tangier to Marrakech. We will meet you in the port or from your accommodation and drive through the Rif mountains and Tetoun 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 is the blue city of Morocco it is the blue pearl in general.
The Medina had a Spanish-style square surrounded by many funky arts and crafts stores, With roof-top restaurants and cafes where you are going to enjoy the meal lunch. Before, we continue our way to Fes one of the imperial cities that have been so known as it is still the same where we will spend the night in its breath-taking Riads.
Day 2: Fes day tour:
Today is the second day of your trip, 5 days tour from Tangier to Marrakech in Morocco. A guided tour of Fes is a wonderful way to explore the vibrant and historic city. Beginning in the vibrant medina, your guide will take you through the winding streets, past colorful stalls and ancient buildings. You will have the chance to explore the famous tanneries, where leather is made using traditional methods.
Next, you will head to the Bou Inania Medersa, a stunning example of Moorish architecture. Also, you visit the 14th-century Dar Batha Museum, where you can view a collection of traditional Moroccan arts and crafts.
During the tour, you will learn about the city’s history, including its importance as a center of learning and culture during medieval times. Last but not least, we will also get the chance to sample some of the delicious local cuisines at a traditional Moroccan restaurant. Eventually, we will pick you back up at your accommodation hotel/Raid to spend the night.
Day 3: Fes to Merzouga Sahara desert:
On the following day of our magical tour, 5 days in Morocco itinerary from Tangier to Marrakech we will pick you up from your Riad/hotel to the south. Firstly, we will visit Ifrane the “Switzerland” known for its beautiful clean streets where will stop to visit the lion’s statue 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.
Later on, we will travel through the Tizi Ntalghamt pass to Midelt, and along the magnificent Ziz Gorges carved through volcanic rock, we will 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 will continue our journey through the Ziz Valley to Erfoud, Rissani to arrive in Mrezouga.
Once we arrive at the Sahara desert we will be welcomed by our team to drink mint tea. Then, we will go out to take a camel ride to a Berber camp in the middle of the Erg Chebbi sand Dunes which is the highest 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. This latter, 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 a starry sky.
Day 4: Merzouga to Dades Gorges:
The fourth day of our journey 5 days in Morocco itinerary tour from Tangier. Will start the morning, As usual, we recommend you wake up early to enjoy a magnificent sunrise on the dunes then take a camel ride back to the village of Merzouga. First, we will leave for Tinghir and the Todra Gorges to enjoy another type of weather and food. Second, we will head toward Boumalne Dades. Also is known as the Valley of a Thousand Kasbahs. It is surrounded by beautiful landscapes and offers plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities such as hiking and climbing. Not to mention, the highlight in Boumalne Dades is the stunning Dades Gorge, a natural wonder with impressive rock formations that attract visitors year-round.
To sum it up, we will arrive in the Dades Valley where we will have dinner and spend the night in a local accommodation hotel/Riad with a view of the valley.
Day 5: Dades to Marrakech:
Last day of our 5 days in Morocco itinerary tour from Tangier to Marrakech. After breakfast, we will drive through the Dades Valley towards Kalaat Mgouna and Ouarzazate. First, we will drive through the Dades Valley, the way of the thousand Kasbahs, which provides numerous photo opportunities.
Second, we will 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. Cearly, we will stop to enjoy the impressive views and visit the Argan oil cooperative. Lastly, we will arrive in Marrakech late afternoon.