8 Days In Morocco itinerary, Casablanca to Imperial Cities:
DAY 1: Airport – Casablanca – Marrakech :
The first day of 8 days in Morocco Itinerary: Upon your arrival. Our professional driver will pick you up from the airport/hotel.
First, 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.
Overnight in a traditional riad in Marrakech with dinner included.
DAY 2: Marrakech (city tour) :
The second day of 8 days in Morocco Itinerary: After breakfast at your accommodation. We will prepare for an exciting experience of exploring the magnificent city of Marrakech. Furthermore, our guide will make sure to show you every important place. For instance, the gardens, the souk, the plaza and more.
Dinner and overnight at the Riad.
DAY 3: Marrakech–high Atlas Mountains–Kasbah Ait Benhaddou – Dades valley:
The third day of 8 days in Morocco Itinerary: Our wonderful journey starts at 8:00 am. 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.
Then after a quiet stay, we will resume our tour in Ouarzazate to explore one of the historical Kasbahs in the area, the Kasbah of Taourirt. Next, we will visit the city of roses and its valley.
Eventually, passing by tiny berberis villages of Skoura. As a final point, We will stop at Boumalne Dades, where you will enjoy a traditional dinner and spend the night at a local Riad.
DAY 4: Dades gorges – Todgha gorges – Erfoud – Rissani – Merzouga desert:
The fourth day of 8 days in Morocco Itinerary: After breakfast at the beautiful town of 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 Berber pizza for lunch.
Then after restoring, we will continue towards our unique destination. When arrived at Merzouga you will be welcomed by camels that will take you through the dunes of Erg Chebbi. At final, in a memorable experience on the top of the camels, you will admire the spectacular sunset in the middle of the Sahara.
Eventually, the camels will take you to our traditional well-equipped camp. Even more, you will enjoy a traditional dinner while listening to a berberine music show in a friendly mood under the star.
DAY 5: Merzouga – Ziz gorges – Midelt:
The fifth day of 8 days in Morocco Itinerary: After a calm relaxing night, we recommend you to wake up early so you will not miss the sunrise. Moreover, breakfast will be at the camp or back at the hotel. We will drive again through the high atlas mountains. You will have the chance to see the beautiful views of Ziz gorges and the valley. After some pictures there, you will pass through the Tizi Ntlghamt road where the most beautiful views are. Above all, After about 40min you’ll arrive until Midelt where you will have lunch and spend the night.
DAY 6: Midelt – Ifrane – Fes :
The sixth day of 8 days in Morocco Itinerary: Today is not going to be a long drive. The first thing, you are going to cross the middle Atlas mountains this time. Also, you will be able to see the town of Timhdite and the Berber people. Besides, you will see how green are the mountains there and the agricultural lands.
Secondly, from there you will cross the cedar forest of Ifrane. Moreover, your driver will stop for you, so you can take some pictures with the Barbary Macaque monkeys and feed them. At final, after 10mins you will arrive at Ifrane. They also call this city “Switzerland of Morocco” because it’s so clean. After all, (exploring the city… )you will move to Fes where you will spend the night in a riad.
DAY 7: Fes – Meknes -Volubilis – Rabat:
The seventh day of 8 days in Morocco Itinerary: After a traditional breakfast in the Riad, we are going to resume our tour. Firstly, visit a historical 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. Eventually, we arrive at Rabat. Where we will visit the famous Mohammed V Mausoleum, Hassan Tower. Also, enjoy a short break at the pretty Kasbah of Judaea. Overnight in Rabat. Dinner and accommodation in a local hotel.
DAY 8: RABAT – Casablanca – Airport:
The eighth day of 8 days in Morocco Itinerary: After breakfast in the charming city of Rabat. We will 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. Then our driver will transfer you to the airport. In other words, unfortunately, our wonderful experience will end.
What is included in this tour:
Here is what is included in this 8 days in Morocco Itinerary:
- 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:
Here is what is not included in this 8 days in Morocco Itinerary:
- Lunches, soft drinks.
- Plane tickets.
- Travel insurance and tips.