Best Morocco Travel

9 Days Desert Tour from Marrakech

9 Days Desert Tour from Marrakech

Marrakech » Ait Benhaddou » Ouarzazate » Skoura » Dades Gorges » Todra Gorges » Erfoud » Sahara Desert » Ziz Valley » Midelt » Azrou » Ifrane » Fes » Meknes » Volubilis » Chefchaouan » Tetouan » Tangier » Asilah » Rabat » Casablanca » Marrakech

9 Days Desert Tour from Marrakech


Morocco is fascinating and worth more than a visit every time you have the chance to do that, The 9 full days of exploring from Marrakech city to Casablanca will prove it to you. This trip will take you on a lengthy tour that begins in Marrakech with an overview of this international red city and what contains sites and places to see like Koutoubia Tower and Place Jemaa El Fna.

then you will visit Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah and discover how people are living there. Additionally, Ouarzazate would gladly welcome you to visit their monuments and renowned film studios.

We will pass and stop through a variety of locations, including Dades Gorges and Todgha Gorges, as we go further south toward the Sahara Desert of Merzouga, you will enjoy experiencing the camel ride in the deep sand dunes and shooting sunset and sunrise upon the dunes together with giving a try to 4×4 ride.

Fes to be the next station of your 9 days desert tour from Marrakech, on the way, you will discover several different villages with different cultures, we are talking here about the small cities on the way like Midelt, Azrou, and Ifrane to reach then Fes, the scientific and spiritual capital of Morocco which includes historical places like the oldest university in the world (University of al-Qarawiyyin).

We will now continue on our journey to Meknes, stopping at the largest door in the nation, Bab Mansour, before traveling via the quaint blue city of Chefchaouen and the Roman-era city of Volubilis. As we continue to move north, we will pass Tetouan, also known as the white pigeon, where you can explore the historic center and learn about the way of life of those who live in the north of Morocco.

Tangier, the capital of the north, will also allow you to stop at some of its tourist attractions and Asilla also will attract you with its beautiful beaches. Then, we will take you by the 4X4 car to Rabat. The Kasbah of Oudayas and the unfinished tower of Hassan are the two primary locations to explore in Morocco’s capital city. Finally, Casablanca would be the last station of your 9 days tour in Morocco from Marrakech.



Not Included

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: Arriving in Marrakech

The first day of your 9 days desert tour from Marrakech city. You will have a long tour of this interesting city, investigating the several places in this city, including the Palace of Jamae Lafna, Al Koutoubia Mosque, and so many other fantastic places before heading to your hotel for your first night.

Day 2: Marrakech » Ait Benhaddou » Ouarzazate [192 km]

After a delicious breakfast, and on your way to Ouarzazate, you will leave Marrakech and pass through the Tizi N Tichka crossing. We will stop for photos before heading off-road to Telouet to see the beautiful Kasbah. Following your tour will continue to The Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which is an outstanding example of a fortified, traditional North African Kasbah. Lunch will be In the Kasbah and continue our way to Ouarzazate, Morocco’s “Hollywood of Africa”, whose evocative old ksar (castle) served as the backdrop for Lawrence of Arabia, Gladiator, and Game of Thrones. Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views before checking into your hotel or riad.

Day 3: Ouarzazate » Dades Gorges » Todra Gorges » Merzouga Desert [368 km]

While you have your breakfast, get ready to travel to Todra Gorges by driving through the palm groves of Skoura and Roses Valley, where you will have a chance to see roses everywhere and may visit the local rose factory there. Heading to Todra Gorges to walk along near Todra Gorges before discovering Tinghir which is about an hour away from there. Leave through a few towns and villages, including Tinejdad, Touroug, and Erfoud, and you will see how people live in a Sahara climate. In this section, we will learn about the town of Erfoud as well as its history, people, and culture. Continue to the fascinating dunes of Erg Chebbi. We take a camel ride in the Sahara desert to experience a unique sunset before arriving at the Berber camp. Live music show on drums and Overnight at Sahara Camp.

Day 4: Merzouga Desert » Ziz Valley » Midelt » Azrou » Ifrane » Fes [468 km]

Always in the Sahara desert of Merzouga, The following morning you will enjoy the sunrise up the dunes. Next, visit the local Souk of Rissani, where you can buy souvenirs and explore the market on your own, you can also eat Medfouna there, one of the popular local foods. From here continue through the vast Ziz valley that contains millions of palm trees all the way. Our car will drive from Ziz to Chinguetti. We travel through the Ziz River and then over the middle Atlas Mountains toward Ifrane city, passing through Midelt and Azrou to enjoy the forest of Atlas, which is popularly known for its amiable monkey troops. and discover the natives’ living mode. Ifrane will be where we stop next. Due to its exceptionally pristine surroundings, this small hamlet is frequently referred to as the “Switzerland of Morocco.” then we’ll reach Fes city in the late evening, and direct you to your hotel or Riad where you are going to have dinner and spend the whole night.

Day 5: Sightseeing Fes with a local guide

On the Mooning, and after you get done with your breakfast, we visit the major monuments of Fes. First, the world’s most fascinating and perplexing old city, Fes el Bali as it is known locally, may be reached by entering the old city. One of the foremost hubs of Islamic and Jewish culture in medieval times was Fes. Its mosques are renowned worldwide, as are its religious institutions and libraries.

It is simple to picture yourself in the Middle Ages. Visit Medresse el Attarine, the tanneries, and the magnificent Fondouk Nejjarine, an exquisitely preserved 18th-century inn, as you spend the day discovering the old city. In the late afternoon, return to your accommodation, and perhaps spend the evening unwinding in this tranquil haven away from the commotion of the medina.

Day 6: Fes » Meknes » Volubilis » Chefchaouan [261 km]

The following day, you will leave for Meknes it’s a nice city to explore. The view of Medina is breathtaking. The grand gates of the palace Berdaine Bab, Bab Khemis, and Bab Mansour-the largest entrance in Morocco-marks the beginning of the journey. By the stable, attics, and stable, we continue our exploration of the city. Entering the Mausoleum of Moulay Ismail is a very uncommon opportunity. Non-Muslims can only visit this mosque in Morocco. From there, turn to get a look at Him Square. After all, as mentioned before, we will be traveling to Volubilis, a 2000-year-old Roman ruin where we will spend some time and gain more knowledge about Roman Empire life, we will continue to the blue city and stay the night there in a hotel.

Day 7: Chefchaouan » Tetouan » Tangier [123 km]

After breakfast the following morning, you will have the opportunity to independently tour the entire city until midday. You will adore the blue walls, which are intended to create an artistic image when viewed from every angle. After leaving Tetouan’s buildings set on hills and the lush, green Rif Mountains, we’ll then travel to Tangier for the night before the final one.

Day 8: Tangier » Asilah » Rabat » Casablanca [344 km]

The focus of your day will be on exploring the city of Tanger. You will see Cap Spartel, the magnificent Sultan’s Palace, the Necropolis, and the Hercules Caves. You’ll also have time to visit Asilah’s vibrant and fragrant alleyways and buy some souvenirs. You will learn about the culture and history of these two northern cities, also you will take in the scents and sights. You will be given some free time to walk through the bazaar and visit some of the shops and cafes. Later, your 9 days desert tour from Marrakech is still going on and we will reach the capital city of Morocco Rabat, we will visit the Kasbah of the Udayas. It was built in the twelfth century when a terrible tribe of predators lived there, so as not to forget to see the unfinished tower of Hassan before We head to Casablanca in the late afternoon you will be transferred to your hotel there and stay for a night in one of the largest cities in Africa.

Day 9: Casablanca » Marrakech [242 km]

To sum up, you will wake up on the morning of the last 9 days desert tour from Marrakech, where you will be guided to see the impressive Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca city before we travel again to where we picked you up the first day in Marrakech, to finish your lovely tour of 9-days around Morocco, that you would admire and make sure that Morocco is an incredible destination that is filled with amazing sights.

Tour Map:

Good To Know:

The 9 days desert Tour from Marrakech doesn’t necessarily have to strictly follow the path we laid down here. In other words, 9 Days desert Tour from Marrakech can be customized the way you like it. A tour itinerary is only limited by imagination. If you have any suggestions, we’re happy to include them in the itinerary. 

Also, if you’re 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.