10 days in Morocco itinerary, Casablanca desert tours.
10 days in Morocco info:
- 📍Departure location➥ Casablanca
- 📍Return location➥ Casablanca
- 📍Departure time➥ 8 am/ arrival at the airport
- 📍Duration➥ 10 days/9 nights
10 days in Morocco highlights:
- The mosque of Hassan II at Casablanca.
- Jamaa El Fnna square at Marrakech.
- Ait Benhaddou Kasbah.
- Ouarzazate Atlas studio.
- Todgha Gorges canyons.
- Camel trekking at Erg Chebbi dunes.
- Camping at Berber tents of Merzouga.
- A visit to the nomadic Berbers.
- Ziz valley river.
- Cedar forest at Azrou.
- Statue of the lion at Ifrane.
- University of al-Qarawiyyin.
- Shrij Swani in Meknes.
10 days in Morocco Overview:
With our 10 days Morocco itinerary, you will be exploring the red city of Marrakech, Ait Benhaddou Kasbah, and Dades gorges. Moreover, we will take you on a magical camel ride on the Erg dunes of Merzouga. Then, to experience the nomadic life at Berber tents. After that, we will take you across the High Atlas Mountains to Fes, the cultural and the imperial city of Morocco. Moreover, we will visit Meknes, also another imperial city. Here, there are many historical attractions to visit. The tour ends at Casablanca center or the airport.
Itinerary for 10 days in Morocco:
DAY 1: Arrival in Casablanca:
On the first day of our 10 days In Morocco itinerary, we will pick you up from the airport towards Casablanca. There, your accommodation will be booked for you to relax from the plane.
Overnight in the hotel with dinner included.
DAY 2: Casablanca – Marrakech :
The second day of the 10 days in Morocco Itinerary: After breakfast in the city of Casablanca. We will take the highway to Marrakech. When we arrive there, you will have a free half-day to visit the souks, the entertaining legendary plaza “Jamaa Leffna” and more.
Furthermore, overnight in a traditional riad in Marrakech with dinner included.
DAY 3: Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate:
The third day of the 10 days in Morocco Itinerary: Our wonderful journey starts with your accommodation in Marrakech. A tour around some of Morocco’s special destinations. The first one for today will be the kasbah of Ait Benhaddou.
On the way, you are going to experience the beauty of atlas mountains via the road of Tizi-n-Tichka, with an altitude of 2260m. Offering you charming views. Valleys, oasis, mountains, and Berber villages. Furthermore, we will stop by, so you can get the chance to take some great pictures.
Arriving at the world heritage site the Kasbah of Ait ben Haddou. This place belongs to one of the most important families between the 16th and 17th centuries, “the Glaoui’s family”. Also, a place that attracted many filmmakers. They shot some movies there such as ” Jesus of Nazareth “. Lunch is planned for you to enjoy it in this historical area. Even more, after 20 mins, you will arrive at the Atlas studios of Ouarzazate. These studios are the biggest in Morocco. additionally, lots of movies are shot there. Such as, “Gladiator”.
Eventually, our driver will take you to your traditional hotel where you will spend the night.
DAY 4: Ouarzazate – Skoura – Dades valley :
The fourth day of the 10 days in Morocco Itinerary: Again, after breakfast at the beautiful city of Ouarzazate, we will draw our way to Boumalne Dades.
Firstly, we will visit the city of Skoura. This city is full of Kasbahs. For this reason, people call it the city of a hundred Kasbah. Moreover, we will visit one called “Amrhidil”. Further, this fortress was in the 17th century. Also, it’s where the famous movie “ Ali baba and the 40 thieves “, were filmed.
After exploring the kasbah, we will pass through the city of Roses. “Kalaat Megouna”. The reason why they call it this way is that it has a valley called “rose valley”. There are lots of cooperatives of the rose water there in the city.
Eventually, after a 1-hour ride, you will get to the city of Boumalne Dades. This city has lots of beautiful views. Besides, it has also a valley” Dades valley”. So After some beautiful pictures, the driver will take you to your hotel to relax and spend the night.
DAY 5: Dades gorges – Todgha gorges – Erfoud – Rissani – Merzouga desert:
The fifth day of the 10 days in Morocco Itinerary: After breakfast at Boumalne, we will head over to a special destination today, the magnificent Merzouga. Passing by Tinghir, to visit Todra gorges the highest narrowest spectacular gorges in Morocco. A unique place. Recognized around the world as, one of the most spectacular canyons in the world. After a quiet stay, we will continue to the famous town of Rissani where you will try the traditional berberis pizza for lunch.
Then after restoring, we will continue towards our unique destination. When arrived at Merzouga. Your driver will take you to the hotel where you will spend the night.
DAY 6: Merzouga desert 4×4 tour and glamping:
The sixth day of the 10 days in Morocco Itinerary: today is a very special day. Your driver will come to pick you up from your hotel to start the tour. What makes this day special, is that you are going to discover the desert life and get to know the culture more. The first thing you are going to see is the national auto museum.
Secondly, you are going to move to see a Berber village which they call “Khamlia”. This small village is where most of the people that immigrated from the other African countries like “Gabon” live. You will be able to try their tea and also listen to the music that they call “Gnaoua”. After you get to know their story, you will move to a very beautiful place close to the Algerian borders. Furthermore, this area is where a mine of Kohl is.
Thirdly, your driver again will take you this time to discover the life of nomads. These people are about 20km from the borders, you will get to know all the parts of their tents, also where they cook and what they use for transportation. After all your driver will show you where the best food is. Again after lunch, you will move to see the oasis, where the agriculture lands are. Besides, you will see the water system in the area.
Finally, it’s time for the camel ride, your driver will take you there and the camels will take you to the camp. Additionally, you will watch the beautiful sunset in the way. After the camel ride, they will welcome you to the camp with tea. More importantly, after dinner, they will play you their music under the starry sky.
DAY 7: Merzouga desert – Rissani – Midelt – Fez:
The seventh day of the 10 days in Morocco Itinerary: First, we recommend you to wake up early so you will not miss the beautiful sunrise.
After breakfast and shower at the camp. We will continue today to Fes. Firstly, we will pass again through “Erfoud”. From there to “Aoufous”, where we will see the valley of Ziz. Besides, your driver will stop for some panoramic views pictures. After that, you will continue to “Midelt”. This is called the city of apples. The reason is that they grow apples outside of the city. After lunch in that area. You will get to “Ifrane”. This is the coldest city in Africa. Not only this, but it’s also the cleanest. Afterward, you will cross the cedar forest to see the monkeys.
Eventually, you will arrive at Fes. As well, the driver will take you to your hotel where you will spend the night with dinner included.
DAY 8: FES – Volubilis – Meknes:
The eighth day of the 10 days in Morocco Itinerary: After a traditional breakfast in the Riad, we are going to resume our tour. Firstly, visit a historic place from the 25 BC “Volubilis”. Moreover, this is the site of Romans ruins. Next, and not far from this current location. We are going to visit the city of Moulay Driss. Additionally, this is the oldest city in Morocco. Also, this is where the founder of Islam in North Africa is buried. We will enjoy lunch in this beautiful city, then we are going to continue to the city of Meknes. Besides, this is where you are going to see the famous historical gate of “Bab Mansour el Alaaj “.
Next, you are going to see the Basin of “Sahrij sound “. Even more, you will be able to explore the Moulay Smail Mausoleum.
Overnight in a hotel at Meknes with dinner included.
DAY 9: Meknes – Rabat – Casablanca:
The ninth day of the 10 days in Morocco Itinerary: After breakfast in Meknes, we will see the city of Rabat. This is the capital of Morocco and one of the country’s four imperial cities. This where you are going to explore one of the most unique sites in the country of Morocco. The Kasbah of the Udayas. This site was originally built in the 12th century. Even more, we will get to see Hassan’s tower. Eventually, move on to our final destination“Casablanca “. The commercial capital. Not only this but also the largest city in Morocco. The first thing we will see there is the 5th largest mosque in the world. With its world’s tallest minaret. Standing partly over the water. The Hassan 2nd mosque. After exploring it, we will visit the new town.
Dinner and overnight in a hotel with dinner included.
DAY 10: Casablanca and transfer to the airport:
The tenth day of the 10 days in Morocco Itinerary: After breakfast. Our driver will make sure to transfer you to the airport, according to your flight info. In other words, unfortunately, here is where our unforgettable experience will end.
What is included in this tour:
- Transfer from your hotel/ Riad.
- Private transfer in a comfortable vehicle.
- English speaking driver.
- Breakfasts and dinners as per itinerary.
- Hotels /riads accommodation.
- A night in Erg Chebbi desert camp(only if desert tours).
- Camel ride in the Sahara desert(only if desert tours).
What is not included:
- Lunches, soft drinks.
- Plane tickets.
- Travel insurance and tips.