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Best Morocco Travel

6 Days Tour from Tangier to Marrakech

6 Days Tour from Tangier

Tangier » Chefchaouen » Fes » Ifrane » Azrou » Ziz Valley » Merzouga Desert » Todgha Gorge » Dades Valley » Dades Gorge » Ouarzazate » Ait Ben Haddou » Marrakech

6 Days Tour from Tangier

Overview:

The 6 Days Tour from Tangier is ideal for those seeking an authentic Moroccan experience. Witness the stunning vistas of the Rif mountains and explore the enchanting blue city of Chefchaouen. Discover Fes, an ancient cultural and religious hub. Traverse the middle and high Atlas mountains, and visit Ifrane with its alpine charm and nearby ski slopes. Explore Azrou Cedar forest, home to wild Barbarian apes.

Experience the beauty of Ziz Valley, and ride camels to a desert camp for a captivating Sunset and sunrise over Erg Chebbi’s golden dunes. This private 6-day Tangier desert tour immerses you in the Sahara, including encounters with Berber nomad families. 

Uncover Rissani local Weekly market, the exquisite Todra Valley, Dades Gorge, Taourirt Kasbah, Ouarzazate Film studios, and the UNESCO-listed ksar Ait Ben Haddou on our tangier Morocco desert trip.

Highlights:

Information:

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Additional information:

  1. We offer both standard and luxury accommodations. Please let us know what your preferences are and we will send you the available options.
  2. All Sahara tours include a camel ride to the sunset in the Sahara Desert & delicious dinners at a beautiful campsite along with the bonfire and Berber music.
  3. In addition to the first-class service, we have free wifi, water, pillows, and a wide variety of music in our vehicles for your amazing journey.
  4. Please contact us for the desired tour, pricing, and more information: [email protected]

Tour Plan:

Day 1 : Tangier » Chefchaouen » Fes [305 km]

Your adventure begins with best Morocco travel as we will pick you up from your hotel or airport, for our 6 days tour from Tangier. Go on a journey through the stunning Rif mountains, passing Tetouan, en route to the captivating “Blue City” of Chefchaouen. Here, you will have ample free time to explore the town’s narrow blue and white streets, capture picturesque moments, and visit old medina.

Enjoy a delightful lunch at a local restaurant, perhaps in the renowned Plaza Uta el-Hammam Square. Later, we will head to Fes, relishing scenic views of the Rif mountains and lush northern Moroccan landscapes along the way. Arriving in Fes by late afternoon, you will stay overnight in a beautifully decorated hotel or riad.

Day 2: Sightseeing Fes with a Local Guide

After breakfast, we will join a certified local guide to explore the ‘world’s oldest living city’. Our journey takes us through a captivating walking tour of Medina. We will stroll through its bustling souks, glimpse the entrance to the royal palace, and marvel at the 9th-century Al-Qarawiyyin Mosque and University. In honor of the city’s founder, we will visit the tomb of Moulay Idriss. 

Lunch awaits you at a charming restaurant within the historic Medina. Our adventure continues by visiting the Batha Museum, the ancient Harem Garden, and the Carpenters’ Fountain. With the day over, we will head back to the Riad/hotel.

Day 3: Fes » Ifrane » Azrou » Ziz Valley » Merzouga Desert [470 km]

On your 6 days tour from Tangier, this day route leads us through the middle Atlas mountains, treating you to scenic drives amidst Berber villages. Our first stop will be in the captivating city of Ifrane, often referred to as the “Moroccan Switzerland.” 

Journeying onward, we reach Azrou’s famed cedar forest, a habitat for local monkeys. Continuing our trek, we arrive in Midelt, offering a lunch break. 

Southbound, Erfoud awaits. Renowned place for fossils and its annual festival dates market. Our drive through the picturesque Ziz Valley presents panoramic oasis views. As the sun sets, the awe-inspiring Erg Chebbi dunes of Merzouga beckon, where a night stay in a Merzouga desert at a hotel awaits, with the fulfilling dinner.

Day 4: Merzouga Sightseeing [80 km]

Our driver will pick you up with a 4×4 to start visiting the Erg Chebbi dunes. Our trip leads to Merzouga Oasis, unveiling its irrigation canal and agricultural landscapes. If water permits, a visit to the seasonal Sriji lake awaits. Our route carries us to Khamlia village, where the entrancing Gnawa music of dark-skinned immigrants echoes through history. En route, we explore M’ifis mines, renowned for minerals and fossils.

During this desert odyssey, we visit a nomad Berber family dwelling within the Sahara heart. Savor mint tea, gaining insight into desert life. Stops at panoramic viewpoints offer moments to capture the scenic beauty. Following lunch at a local restaurant. 

Later a camel trekking to our luxury desert Camp, with the ride lasting around 1 to 2 hours. A sunset atop the dunes, sandboarding for the adventurous, and breathtaking vistas awaits here.

Upon camp arrival, a warm tea welcome sets the tone. Relax until dinner, where traditional Berber drumming serenades the night. The starlit sky paints an enchanting backdrop, as you retire beneath the comfort of a nomadic tent.

Day 5: Merzouga Desert » Todgha Gorge » Dades Valley [270 km]

As the sun graces the desert with its morning glow, seize the opportunity for a captivating sunrise experience near the camp. Following this enchanting moment, enjoy a hearty breakfast and refresh with a shower at the camp. Later we go on a camel ride or on 4WD back to the starting point, where your driver awaits.

Continuing your 6 days Moroccan journey, we will explore the vibrant weekly market of Rissani. Passing through Berber villages like Touroug and Tinjdad, you’ll reach Tinghir, a gateway to the stunning Todra Valley adorned with palm trees and lush greenery.

Todra Gorge, nestled beneath the High Atlas Mountains—a haven for rock climbers. Ample free time lets you explore the towering canyons. Following a leisurely lunch, we will start our journey to Boumalne Dades and then proceed to Dades Valley. Here, your accommodation at a hotel/riad and the dinner with overnight stay.

Day 6: Dades Gorge » Ouarzazate » Ait ben Haddou » Marrakech [330 km]

On the final day of your 6 days tour from Tangier, the journey shifts towards Marrakech. En route, you will traverse through Kalaat M’gouna, the Rose Valley, and the Skoura palm grove. Pause to explore Kasbah Taourirte and Ouarzazate’s film studios (optional).

The next highlight is the iconic Ait Ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, famed for its ancient kasbah. This historic location has served as a backdrop for renowned films, such as Gladiator and Sahara. Enjoy a leisurely lunch.

We will cross the High Atlas mountains and ascend Tizi N’tichka, the highest road pass in Morocco, reaching 2260 meters above sea level. Marvel at panoramic views of valleys, mountains, and Berber villages. 

Your journey culminates in Marrakech by late afternoon or evening. Transfer to your hotel/riad marks the conclusion of your 6 days Morocco tour from Tangier.

Tour Map:

Good To Know:

The 6 days tour from Tangier doesn’t necessarily have to strictly follow the path we laid down here. In other words, 6 days tour from Tangier can be customized the way you like it. A tour itinerary is only limited by imagination. If you have any suggestions, we are happy to include them in the itinerary. 

Also, if you are not familiar with Morocco, feel free to contact us so we can help you. We are always ready to hear from you as well as help you to make your decisions. 

Frequently Asked Questions

The trip costs vary based on the number of passengers and the chosen lodging type. You have the option to upgrade hotels and Sahara camps from standard to luxury. For detailed pricing information, kindly refer to the designated section.

Our exclusive 6 days tour from Tangier offers a private option, ensuring a personalized and intimate exploration.

The 6 days in Morocco tour start at your Tangier hotel/riad, ensuring a seamless and convenient travel experience. The journey concludes at a hotel or the Marrakech airport for added flexibility and convenience.

For your utmost comfort, we deploy a fleet of vehicles, featuring the Toyota Prado Land Cruiser TX and Mercedes Benz Sprinter minibus for larger groups. This choice enhances your overall travel experience.

The camel ride that spans approximately one hour, allowing you to savor the journey as you make your way to the camp.

Certainly! If camels aren’t your preferred mode of transportation, a 4×4 car is available for your convenience, providing seamless transfers to and from the camp at no additional cost. Kindly inform us of your preference at the time of booking so that we can tailor the experience to suit your needs.

Rest assured, the tents are exclusively private. The standard camp offers communal bathrooms, while the luxury camp boasts private tents with ensuite bathrooms for a more lavish experience.

Yes, the luxury desert camp is thoughtfully equipped with electricity sourced from solar panels, ensuring a sustainable and comfortable environment during your stay.

Yes, you can! Numerous ATV rental companies in Merzouga offer quality quad bikes and dunes buggies in Erg Chebbi dunes. Your guide will assist you in arranging this, and you can directly pay the supplier in Merzouga. The cost is typically 50 Euros per quad per hour.

Tangier, a historic city at the crossroads of Africa and Europe, is famed for its unique cultural blend. Renowned for its strategic location overlooking the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier has been a gateway between continents for centuries. The city’s rich history, vibrant Medina, and literary connections make it a captivating destination for visitors.

Here’s a comprehensive list of essentials for your 6 days tour from Tangier:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Scarf or Hat
  • Long jeans (comfortable for camel trek)
  • Long-sleeved shirts
  • Rugged sandals or shoes
  • Flip flops
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Portable charger
  • Small backpack for essentials
  • Wallet to secure valuables like phone and cards.

Reviews:

Gabriele
Gabriele
2023-09-22
Excellent experience in Morocco During the last months, I’ve been visiting Morocco quite often with groups. The experience, organisation, structures, activities as well as the support provided before, during and after the trip let us have an amazing experience. Drivers are always so skilled, professional and kind: worth-mentioning is especially Mustafa, with whom I travelled twice. Hope to see you soon again!
Sergio B
Sergio B
2023-09-10
SIN DUDA UN VIAJE INOLVIDABLE Gracias a Hassan hemos podido ver todo lo que teníamos pendiente por ver. Nos ha organizado el viaje totalmente y nos ha explicado todos y cada uno de los paisajes y monumentos que íbamos recorriendo. En nuestro caso que somos españoles hemos podido comunicarnos perfectamente en español con él. Es una gran persona y estamos seguro de que cuando volvamos a Marruecos repetiremos con él. Ha hecho unas vacaciones inolvidables
Sunny4Sun
Sunny4Sun
2023-09-09
Great experience! After a lot of research, we contacted Hassan for a 5-day desert trip with Best Morocco Travel and he was on time to respond to all our requests. From Marrakesh to the Sahara desert, the experience was impeccable. The well-planned itinerary, comfortable accommodation, and transportation provided by his agency deserves 5 stars. Our guide Hassan’s experience, knowledge and friendly behavior made it a perfect and unforgettable trip. I highly recommend traveling to Morocco for an amazing trip with Best Morocco Travel company.
Susanne N
Susanne N
2023-09-06
Marokko 🇲🇦 2023 We booked a trip to Morocco for 10 days with Best Morocco Travels agency it was really unforgettable and Hassan was always responding on time and providing nice services. Mustafa our driver was exceptional. He expertly guided us through Casablanca, Rabat, Chefchaouen, Fes, Marrakech, the Sahara, and Berber villages and invited us to lunch with his family it was the best trip we have ever been on in our life. The itinerary was well organized, and the accommodation and local cuisine were top-notch. Moustapha local insights enriched our experience. Best Morocco Travel agency and Moustapha exceeded my expectations, making this trip a highlight of our trip. If you are planning to visit Morocco, we highly recommend their services, Thank you for the great experiences we will come back again. Susan and friends
Diana
Diana
2023-07-09
Inesquecível!! Éramos seis amigas na nossa inesquecível viagem ao Marrocos, e nosso guia/motorista Hassan foi muito atencioso e prestativo, sempre pontual e pronto para atender às nossas solicitações. Excelente motorista, nos sentimos seguras durante toda a viagem. Van confortável e com wi-fi. Recomendo muito os seus serviços. O ponto alto da viagem foi nossa ida ao deserto e pernoite no acampamento. Experiência única e imperdível!
Sam M
Sam M
2023-04-08
An Outstanding Cultural Tour I just completed a multiday tour with Hassan from Best Morocco Travel as my guide. Safely driving his comfortable vehicle while playing wonderful Moroccan music on his sound system, Hassan took me to many memorable destinations. He knows his country. He’s a bright young man with plenty of energy. His English language skills are impressive. If you’re fortunate to have Hassan as your guide, he will take great care of you. Hassan is THE guide to have when visiting Morocco. I recommend him without hesitation.
andreschilesan
andreschilesan
2023-01-10
100% RECOMENDABLE. EXCELENTE Y PROFESIONAL. Hassan es súper profesional, puntual, confiable y atento. Hizo lo posible para que tuviésemos la mejor estadía en Marruecos. Hicimos un tour de 9 días excelente, fluido, muy bien organizado por Hassan y precioso. Además Hassan conduce de maravilla!!! El coche fue un 4 por 4 impecable y cómodo. Nuestros pedidos especiales, como salir a hacer trekking en la montaña, y cambio de itinerario durante el viaje fueron resueltos en forma expedida. Sin costo adicional, lo cual valoramos mucho. Muy flexible. Nos sentimos totalmente satisfechos y agradecidos. Recomendamos BEST MARROCCO TRAVEL 100%. MUCHÍSIMAS GRACIAS HASSAN!!!
Maria
Maria
2022-12-16
Best 9 days trip in Morocco We had been in contact with Hassan from USA looking for trip in Morocco, Best Morocco Travel, was always very helpful and quick to answer our questions. The tour was the best introduction to Morocco and was very interesting, Mohamed, our private tour guide taught us much about the country and was answer all our questions. He was very enthusiastic and made the long trip fun and interesting. The accommodation was in the riads, and two desert glamping tents with ensuites. All dinners and breakfasts were provided and many of the meals were exceptional! Being at the edge of the Sahara was amazing. The dunes, and quad bike the camels and the experience was amazing! Best Morocco Travel has many smaller tours as well. We Booked the trip in this company because hassan answered quickly and help us to choose the tour. mohamed and their team looked after us very well. Thank you for a magic time in Morocco. We highly recommend this company at bestmoroccotravel.com And it would be more fun if you had Mohammed as your tour guide, we will come back again, thank you again.
Rosiele d
Rosiele d
2022-09-22
Foi maravilhoso 🤩 Agência de extrema confiança, excelente atendimento! Procurei a agência porque me indicaram. Sou brasileira e optei por uma viagem internacional,vivi experiências incríveis.
Hannah & Vee
Hannah & Vee
2022-06-12
Excellent service Excellent service! Hassan is extremely friendly, punctual and knowledgeable. He made sure we were well looked after wherever we went. Highly recommend this very comfortable, safe and efficient service. Would happily use again!