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From Marrakech

5 Days Desert Tour From Casablanca

Our tour itinerary of 5 days in Morocco starts from Casablanca and ends at Marrakech. On our way, we will discover the best and the most stunning attractions in the country. We start by visiting the Hassan II mosque, one of the biggest mosques in the whole world. Later, we will visit the city of Fes and have a walk in its old Medina’s streets and alleys. Moreover, we will visit one of the oldest universities in the world, Al Quaraouiyine.

In the next upcoming days, we will visit the Sahara desert of Merzouga and admire its fabulous colors and dunes. There, you will have the chance to ride a camel in the heart of the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Going back to the north, you will admire the Todgha and Dades Gorges and be amazed by the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou. The final stop will be the red city of Marrakech, the most visited place in the country.

5 Days Desert Tour From Casablanca

  • Duration : 5 Days
  • From : Marrakech
  • Departure : 08:00 AM
  • Time : Everyday
  • No forced shopping
  • Price: Depends the Number of Travelers
  • Hassan II mosque
  • Fes, the cultural city
  • Cedar forest
  • Merzouga Sahara desert
Whats included in this tour
  • Transport with professional driver
  • Air-conditioned car
  • Transportation Insurance
  • Experienced English guide
Whats not included in this tour
  • Travel insurance
  • Soft drinks
  • Tips
  • Personal Expenses
  1. Day 1 Casablanca to Fes

    We will start our 5 days tour from Casablanca by picking you up from the airport or from your accommodation. To start, we will visit the mosque of Hassan II. The latter the 7th largest mosque in the world and one of the few religious establishments in Morocco that is open to non-Muslims. After that, we will head to the city of Rabat, one of the four imperial cities of Morocco. There, we will visit the Hassan Tower and the kasbah of the Oudayas. Also, we will have the chance to visit the Chellah site. Later, we will hit the road to Fes and spend the night there in a Riad.

  2. Day 2 Fes guided tour

    On the second day of our 5 days tour from Casablanca, you will discover the city of Fes. We will be accompanied by a local guide that will explain to you the history of Fes. First of all, we will visit the Royal Palace also known as Dar al-Makhzen. Thereafter, we will visit The Mellah, which is the oldest Jewish quarter in Morocco (1438). It is located in Fes  El Jdid on the former district of the Syrian archers of the sultan.

    Furthermore, we will head to Borj Nord to see a panoramic view of the city. Later, we will visit the tanneries and have a walk in the old Medina. Not to mention, will visit the universities of Al Quaraouiyine and Al Bouaanania. Overnight in the same city.

  3. Day 3 Fes to Merzouga

    On the third day of our 5 days tour itinerary from Casablanca, we will head to Merzouga,  the highlight of all our Morocco tours. Before that, we will make a few stops on the way. To start, we will visit Ifrane, the cleanest city in Morocco. There, we will make a stop to see the Atlas lion statue, carved by a German prisoner during World War II in exchange for his freedom.

    After, we will move to Azrou to see the Barbary macaque in the Cedar forest. You will have the chance to feed and take some pictures with them.

    Next, we will drive across the High Atlas Mountains to arrive at the Ziz valley. It is a vast area of palm trees that is crossed by Oued Ziz. Later in the afternoon, we will arrive at the Sahara desert of Merzouga. There, your camels will be waiting for you to take you on a trip in the heart of Merzouga desert towards your camp where you will have dinner, enjoy Berber music, and spend the night.

  4. Day 4 Merzouga to Dades Gorges

    On this day of our 5 days tour from Casablanca, it is better that you wake up early to see a magnificent sunrise. After having your breakfast, you will take the camels back to the place where you started. Your driver will be waiting for you there to start the day trip. We will hit the road towards the city of Rissani where you will have the chance to explore its Souk (Market) and admire its art crafts. This Souk is crowded mainly on Sundays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays.

    Next, we will drive across the Tafilalt oasis where we can visit an old system of irrigation. Furthermore, we will make a stop at Tinjdad to have lunch. Then, we continue our way to the stunning canyons of Todgha gorges. They are located at 1300 m altitude at the foot of the Great Atlas Mountains and extend over 30 km. Later, we will head to Dades gorges where we will see the monkey toes rock formations and spend the night.

  5. Day 5 Dades Gorges to Marrakech

    On the last day of our 5 days tour itinerary from Casablanca, we will drive across the land of roses and the road of thousands Kasbahs. We will arrive at the Cinema city of Ouarzazate. We will make a stop to take pictures of Taourirt Kasbah, then we will go to visit the Atlas studio.  Later, we will have the chance to visit the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, It is one of the most famous tourist sites in southern Morocco. In fact, it is a fortified village made of earthen buildings and built on a hill in the middle of a valley.

    In the afternoon, we continue our way towards Marrakech passing by Tichka passes. We will make a stop to take some pictures of the panoramic views and another one to visit a cooperative of Argan oil if you are interested. We will arrive at Marrakech and take you to the airport or to your accommodation. and that is the end of our 5 days tour from Casablanca.