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8 Days Tour from Tangier to Marrakech

8 Days Tour from Tangier to Marrakech

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

8 Days Tour from Tangier to Marrakech


The 8 days tour from Tangier offers an authentic Moroccan experience. Explore stunning Rif mountain landscapes and the captivating blue charm of Chefchaouen, the “blue city.” Discover Fes, a cultural and religious hub, and venture through the majestic middle and high Atlas mountains. Ifrane’s alpine architecture and Azrou unique Cedar forest await. Experience Ziz Valley’s beauty and a camel ride to a desert camp for mesmerizing sunsets and sunrises over Erg Chebbi dunes. This trip includes visits to Berber nomad families, Rissani’s local market, Todra Valley, Dades Valley, Taourirt Kasbah, Ouarzazate’s film studios, and UNESCO-listed ksar Ait Benhaddou. It concludes in vibrant Marrakech



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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:

Tour Plan:

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

Your Tangier adventure starts as our Sahara Camel Trips driver collects you from your hotel, airport, or harbor. Our 8 days tour from Tangier begins with a drive through the breathtaking Rif mountains, passing Tetouan, and arriving at the captivating “Blue City,” Chefchaouen.

Here, you will have free time to explore this charming town, strolling its narrow streets adorned in shades of blue and white. Take in the picturesque scenes, capture stunning photos, and get yourself in the old medina. Discover Ras el Ma, where a fresh mountain waterfall gracefully enters the town. Enjoy a delightful lunch at a local restaurant in the renowned Plaza Uta el-Hammam.

As the afternoon unfolds, we will continue our voyage to Fes, treated to captivating views of the Rif mountains and the verdant landscapes of northern Morocco. We’ll reach Fes by late afternoon, where you will enjoy a restful night at a beautifully appointed hotel. Your journey has only just begun.

Day 2: Fes Sightseeing with a Local Guide

After breakfast, we will rendezvous with a local certified tour guide to embark on our journey to “the oldest living Medina in the world.” Our exploration will kick off with a leisurely walking tour of the Medina, where we’ll pause at its vibrant “souks” (markets), visit the entrance of the Royal Palace, and delve into the history of the ninth-century Karaouine Mosque and University. Our itinerary will also include a visit to the tomb of the city’s founder, “Moulay Idriss.” For lunch, we’ll savor the delights of one of the charming eateries in the historic Medina. Post-lunch, our exploration will continue, with stops at the Batha Museum, the storied Harem Garden, and the exquisite Nejjarine Fountain. As we wind down, we’ll take a moment to pause and reflect on our discoveries before heading back to the comfort of our riad/hotel.

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

Go on your 8 days tour from Tangier, We cross the Middle Atlas Mountains, enjoying views of Berber villages along the way. In Ifrane, known as the “Switzerland of Morocco,” we stop to admire its beauty. We continue to the Azrou cedar forest, where monkeys roam, then travel to Midelt for lunch.

Heading south, you will find fossil-strewn Erfoud and a vibrant date market. The panoramic view of the Ziz Valley leads us to the magnificent Erg Chebbi dunes of Merzouga. Here, dinner and an overnight stay await you in a Merzouga hotel/riad, which promises you an unparalleled desert experience.

Day 4: Merzouga Sightseeing [60 km]

Get ready to explore the Erg Chebbi dunes of Merzouga, We will start the morning with a visit to a Berber house, enjoying the enchanting Gnaoua music with its roots in Sudan. After lunch in Merzouga, we will head to the waiting camels for an excursion on the sand dunes, and take a moment to relax. As the desert sunsets, we will arrive at a camp decked out with drums and music, providing the perfect opportunity to take stunning sunset photos. Around a campfire, we’ll enjoy the rhythms and ambience, and finally retire to our private luxury desert camp under a myriad of stars for a night rest.

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

Being in the desert, seize the opportunity to witness the sunrise’s magic. Following this enchanting moment, enjoy breakfast and a refreshing shower at the camp. Then, choose between camel riding or a 4WD transfer back to the starting point, where your driver awaits.

Your 8 days Morocco tour from Tangier, resumes with a visit to the Rissani weekly market, should it fall on a market day (Sunday, Tuesday, or Thursday). Passing through charming Berber villages like Touroug and Tinjdad, we will reach Tinghir, where the picturesque Todra Valley brims with palm trees and lush greenery.

Continuing to Todra Gorge, a renowned destination for rock climbers, you will have time to explore its towering canyons. After a lunch break, we proceeded to Boumalne Dades and eventually reached Dades Valley by afternoon. There, your evening includes dinner and an overnight stay at a comfortable hotel/riad.

Day 6: Dades Valley » Ouarzazate » Ait Ben Haddou » Marrakech [330 km]

On the 8 days tour from Tangier journey, our route leads us towards Marrakech via Kalaat M’gouna, the Rose Valley, and the captivating Skoura Palm Grove. We will visit the renowned Kasbah Taourirte and have the option to explore the Ouarzazate film studios.

Our next stop is Ait Ben Haddou, home to an iconic and ancient kasbah, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1986. This site has served as the backdrop for famous films like Gladiator, Obelix, The Mummy, The Jewel of the Nile, and Sahara featuring Penélope Cruz.

After some leisurely free time for lunch, our journey continues as we traverse the High Atlas mountains through the Tizi N’tichka pass, the highest road pass in Morocco at 2260 meters above sea level. This route treats us to stunning vistas of valleys, mountains, and charming Berber villages. By the afternoon or evening, we will reach Marrakech and you will be transferred to your hotel.

Day 7: Marrakech Sightseeing with a Local Guide

After indulging in a hearty breakfast at your hotel, we will commence a guided exploration of the captivating red city of Marrakech, led by a knowledgeable local guide. Prepare to uncover its enthralling history as we visit iconic sites like the towering Koutoubia Mosque, the intricate Bahia Palace, and the historically rich Saadian Tombs.

For lunch, get yourself in the flavors of Morocco at a quintessential restaurant nestled within the medina. As the afternoon unfolds, we will escort you to the exquisite Majorelle Gardens, a place of serene beauty. Subsequently, you will have the freedom to delve into the city’s charms at your own pace – wander the labyrinthine streets of the medina, get into the bustling markets, or relish the flavors of authentic Moroccan cuisine at the vibrant Jamaa el-Fna Square.

A visit to Marrakech unveils the very essence of Morocco, perpetually evolving. The night will find you at your hotel or riad, allowing you to rest and reflect on the diverse wonders you’ve encountered in this vibrant city.

Day 8: Marrakech airport

Following a satisfying breakfast at your hotel/riad, you will have leisure time to engage in any activities of your choosing until your flight’s scheduled departure. Subsequently, we will ensure a seamless transfer to Marrakech Airport, facilitating your Morocco trip back to your place of origin. With this, our comprehensive 8 days tour from Tangier culminates, leaving you with unforgettable memories and a deeper connection to the enchanting realms of Morocco.

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Good To Know:

The 8 days tour from Tangier doesn’t necessarily have to strictly follow the path we laid down here. In other words, 8 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. 


Sergio B
Sergio B
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
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
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
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
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.
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!!!
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 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
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
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!
Hannah Y
Hannah Y
Enjoyable trip The week in Morocco was very interesting and special. We not only enjoyed the local scenery, but also the considerate service. Hassan arranged the accommodation for us with local characteristics, and provided us with small gifts and local delicacies during the trip. All our requirements were well met by him and it was a very memorable and enjoyable trip.