4 days trip from Tangier to desert. This itinerary offers a diverse mix of city exploration, mountain landscapes, historical sites, and the unique experience of a luxury desert camp in Merzouga. It captures the essence of Morocco’s culture, history, and natural beauty. Be sure to confirm details and timings with your travel provider for a smooth and enjoyable trip.
4 days trip from Tangier to desert
Day 1: Tangier – Chefchaouen – Fes
Depart for Chefchaouen, the famous “Blue City” nestled in the Rif Mountains. Explore the charming blue-painted streets, enjoy the tranquil atmosphere, and perhaps shop for local crafts. Travel from Chefchaouen to Fes, one of Morocco’s oldest and most culturally significant cities. Upon arrival, you might want to take a leisurely walk through its medina, visit the Blue Gate, and experience the vibrant energy of the city.
Day 2: Fes – Azrou – Midelt – Erfoud – Merzouga Camel Trekking
Begin your day exploring Fes. Visit historical sites like the Al-Qarawiyyin University and the tanneries, and immerse yourself in the lively souks. Fes’s medina is a UNESCO World Heritage site and offers a rich cultural experience. Depart Fes and drive through the scenic Middle Atlas Mountains. Stop in Azrou to encounter Barbary macaques in the cedar forest. Continue to Midelt, a picturesque town surrounded by mountains.
Proceed to Erfoud, known as the “Gateway to the Sahara.” Arrive in Merzouga, where you’ll embark on a camel trekking adventure into the stunning Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Spend the night in a luxury desert camp, experiencing the magic of the desert under the starlit sky.
Day 3: Rissani – Middle Atlas – Meknes
In the morning, explore Rissani, a town known for its traditional souk, historical significance, and ancient ksars. Drive through the scenic Middle Atlas Mountains, passing through charming Berber villages and enjoying breathtaking vistas. Arrive in Meknes, an imperial city with a fascinating history. Visit sites like the Bab Mansour gate, the granaries, and the Moulay Ismail Mausoleum.
Day 4: Meknes – Volubilis – Tangier
Begin your day with further exploration of Meknes, exploring its markets, historic monuments, and the vast El Hedim Square. Drive to Volubilis, an ancient Roman archaeological site. Wander through the well-preserved ruins, including mosaics and temples. Depart from Volubilis and make your way back to Tangier, where your journey concludes.
- Comfortable transport vehicle
- Driver guide
- 02 Nights in Hotels
- 01 Night in luxury desert camp
- 03 breakfasts 03 dinners