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9 Days Tour from Casablanca

9 Days Tour from Casablanca

9 Days Tour from Casablanca


On this 9-day tour from Casablanca, you’ll have the opportunity to explore major Moroccan cities and traditional villages, admire the country’s natural beauty, and experience the life and hospitality of the desert people. The journey begins in Casablanca, the “white” city, from where we will drive to Rabat and Chefchaouen, the “blue city”. After spending a night in Chefchaouen, we will head to Volubilis, Meknes, and Fes, immersing you in Moroccan history.

Following our time in Fes, we will visit Ifrane, Azrou, and Midelt before arriving in Merzouga, where your desert adventure begins. Here, camels will take you to a Berber camp, allowing you to experience the traditional nomadic Berber lifestyle overnight.

The tour continues with visits to Erfoud, Tinghir, and Todra Gorges, then to Dades Gorges and Ouarzazate, known as “the Hollywood of Africa”. We’ll explore Ait Ben Haddou village, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and traverse the High Atlas Mountains to reach Marrakech. On the final day, we will drive back to Casablanca airport, concluding your memorable 9 days desert tour from Casablanca. Book your trip today!


Day 1: Welcome to Casablanca Airport

Upon your arrival at Mohamed V Airport in Casablanca, your driver/guide will warmly welcome you and escort you to your hotel in Casablanca. Enjoy a restful overnight stay at the hotel, marking the start of your 9 days tour from Casablanca.

Day 2: Casablanca – Rabat – Chefchaouen

At 8:00 AM, your journey will commence with an exploration of Casablanca, the “white” city, where culture and economy converge. Your first stop will be the Hassan II Mosque, the largest mosque in Casablanca. Afterward, you will have the opportunity to sightsee other notable places in the city before heading to Rabat, the capital of Morocco, situated along the Atlantic Ocean.

In Rabat, you will visit the Bab Challah, the Mausoleum of Mohammed V, one of the main gates of the royal palace, and the Oudaya Kasbah. Following these visits, you will enjoy lunch at a local restaurant.

Next, we will drive to the enchanting blue city of Chefchaouen. Along the way, you will pass through various small towns, making occasional stops for breaks. Arriving in Chefchaouen early enough, you will have time to wander through the blue alleys of the medina, capture beautiful photos, and savor the local cuisine. Conclude your day with an overnight stay at a hotel in Chefchaouen, marking a memorable start to your 9 days tour from Casablanca.

Day 3: Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknes – Fes

In the morning, at 9 AM, you will depart for Fes. On the way, you will visit the historical site of Volubilis, where a local guide will take you on a tour of the ancient Roman ruins. After exploring Volubilis, we will head to Meknes for sightseeing.

Meknes, often referred to as “the Moroccan Versailles,” symbolizes the power of Sultan Moulay Ismail, showcased by the impressive Bab El Mansour Gate. You will begin with a visit to this magnificent gate, followed by the Moulay Ismail Mausoleum, Sahrij, and the Jewish quarter.

Lunch will be at a local restaurant within the old Medina of Fes. After enjoying your meal, we will drive to Fes, where you will spend the night in a traditional riad in the Medina, continuing your enriching 9 days tour from Casablanca.

Day 4: Exploring Fes with a Local Guide

After breakfast, you will begin exploring the oldest city in Morocco by wandering through its alleys and narrow streets. Fes will captivate you with its mysterious medina, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Our visit starts with the Royal Palace gate, followed by the Jewish quarter, home to the first Mellah ever built in Morocco during the 14th century.

We will ensure that you visit all culturally and historically significant sites, including the famous Al Karaouine University, considered the oldest university in the world, the Tanneries, and the Moulay Idriss mausoleum. After lunch in a traditional Moroccan restaurant, you will visit a tiles cooperative and enjoy a stunning panoramic view of the entire Medina of Fes. You will spend the night in a riad, continuing your unforgettable 9 days Morocco tour from Casablanca.

Day 5: Fes – Ilfrane – Azrou – Midelt – Merzouga Desert

Early in the morning, you will go on a journey through the Middle Atlas, passing through Ifrane, known as the “Moroccan Switzerland,” and Azrou. We’ll stop at the cedar forest to visit the Cedre Gouraud Tree, where you can see Barbary apes. From here, we will continue driving south, passing several towns and observing nomads living in tents along the way. You will also see volcanic rock formations.

Our next stop is in Midelt, where you will enjoy lunch. Afterward, we will continue our drive, crossing the Tizi N’Talghomt Pass (1907 meters), offering breathtaking panoramic views. We will pass through the Ziz Gorge and tunnel, and near Errachidia, you will see the Barrage Hassan Al-Dakhil, known for its turquoise blue water.

Driving towards Erfoud, we will stop for a panoramic view of Aoufous palm trees along the Ziz River. Your journey then continues to Merzouga, where our camels will join us for a trek. The camels will take us to a Berber camp in the middle of an oasis amidst the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. These dunes, 20 kilometers long and 5 kilometers wide, are reputed to be the highest in North Africa, offering a unique and diverse environment.

The camel trek lasts about 1 hour and 30 minutes, leading us to the camp where we will set up in Berber tents for a magical night in the desert. The camp is well-equipped with all facilities to make you feel at home. As the sun sets behind the dunes, you will enjoy a nomadic Berber dinner. After dinner, we will gather around the fire to enjoy the sound of traditional Berber drums under the stars, creating an unforgettable night. This memorable experience is part of your 9 days tour from Casablanca.

Day 6: Merzouga Erg Chebbi – Rissani – Todra Gorges – Dades Gorges

Wake up early to witness the sunrise atop the dunes in the Sahara Desert, a truly breathtaking experience. Afterward, enjoy breakfast and then ride your camel back to the hotel where you can freshen up with a shower.

We will then head towards Tinerhir, passing through Erfoud and Tinjdad, with a break for lunch along the way. In the afternoon, we will continue our journey to Todra Gorges via Tinghir. This leg of the journey showcases a diverse array of stunning landscapes, from the vast desert to breathtaking mountains, lush green valleys, and picturesque palm groves. We’ll stop along the way to take photos and admire the scenery.

Upon arrival at Todra Gorges, we will marvel at its impressive canyons and enjoy a hike. We will then head to Dades Valley, where we will have dinner and spend the night in a hotel. This adventure is the highlight of your 9-day desert tour from Casablanca.

Day 7: Dades Valley – Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech

After breakfast, we will drive through the Dades Valley towards Kelaat Mgouna and Ouarzazate. The route, known as the Road of a Thousand Kasbahs, offers countless photo opportunities. We will visit the Rose Valley and Skoura village before continuing to Ouarzazate, famously known as the “Hollywood of Africa.”

Lunch will be at the renowned Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, the largest Kasbah in Morocco. After exploring this UNESCO World Heritage site, we will continue our journey through the majestic Tizi n’Tichka pass, which reaches an altitude of 2260 meters, offering breathtaking views of the High Atlas Mountains. Along the way, we will stop to appreciate the impressive scenery and visit an argan oil cooperative.

We will arrive in Marrakech late in the afternoon, where you will enjoy an overnight stay in a riad. This experience is part of your memorable 9 days tour from Casablanca.

Day 8: Exploring Marrakech with a Local Guide

After breakfast in the riad, you will start exploring Marrakech, the “red city of Morocco.” Your guide will ensure you visit the most important historical and cultural sites, including the Saadian Tombs, the Palaces of El Bahia and El Badi, and the Ben Youssef Coranic School.

You will have lunch at a restaurant near the famous Jemaa el-Fnaa square. In the afternoon, you will visit the beautiful gardens of Majorelle and Menara, and see the iconic Koutoubia Tower. After a day filled with exploration and discovery, you will return to your riad for an overnight stay, continuing your enriching 9 days tour from Casablanca.

Day 9: Transfer to Marrakech Airport

In the morning, you will have the option to spend your time shopping for souvenirs or simply relaxing in Marrakech, soaking in the vibrant atmosphere of the city.

Later in the afternoon, we will depart for the airport, marking the end of your memorable 9 days tour from Casablanca. As you bid farewell to Morocco, you will carry with you cherished memories of the rich culture, breathtaking landscapes, and warm hospitality experienced throughout your journey.


  • Private tour & Transportation with A/C and seat-belt.
  • Pick you up from Casablanca airport & drop off at Marrakech airport.
  • 6 nights hotel accommodation & breakfast in Casablanca, Chefchaouen, Fez & Marrakech.
  • 1 night hotel accommodation, dinner & breakfast in Dades Valley (Vegetarians are welcome).
  • 1 night accommodation in desert camp.
  • Experienced driver/guide English speaking.
  • Local guide in Fez & Marrakech.
  • Fuel, tolls and all associated expenses.
  • Camel warden.
  • Camel ride for 1 hour. (If you are not interested to ride the camels, it is possible to drive you to the camp with the 4×4).
  • Sand boards ( available in the camp without charge).

Not Included

  • Airfare (Flight Ticket)
    Noon meal. (Possibility of picnic or restaurants).
  • Dinners in Casablanca, Chefchaouen, Fez & Marrakech.
  • Drinks at the meal.
  • Tips and personal miscellaneous expenses.
  • Entry fees to Monuments / Museums / Kasbahs
  • Travel insurance
  • Anything not mentioned in the program

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