Morocco itinerary 10 days

Morocco itinerary 10 days

From the blue city to Sahara – 10 days in Morocco

DAY 1:  Arrival Day

Arrival at your hotel in Casablanca-Morocco.

DAY 2:  Casablanca to Chefchaouen 

In the morning hours, you will leave the city of Casablanca behind and you will head North through the fascinating Rif Mountains.

Around lunchtime, we will arrive at the blue city or the blue pearl Chefchaouen. There will be a guided orientation tour before you got leisure time to explore the beautiful blue streets and the picturesque scenery of Chefchaouen.

In the evening you will enjoy a delicious dinner in a restaurant with a panoramic view of the old Medina.

DAY 3: Chefchouen: 

Today you will have the whole day in Chefchouen in order to enjoy the beauty of the streets. and also to walk for an hour to the top of the mountains to see the city from the unique panoramic view.

Overnight stay: Dar Chouen / Le petit Chefchouen

Drive: 6 hours.

DAY 4: Chefchaouen to Fes

It is highly recommended to wake up in the early morning (around 7:30 am) in order to take pictures of the beautiful streets before all the shops are open. After the morning tour which will take around one hour, you will have enough time to enjoy your breakfast. And after it, you will have leisure time to explore the city by yourself. At 2 pm we will leave Chefchaouen and drive to the imperial city Fes, known as the “pearl of the orient”.

Overnight stay:  Riad Al Makan

Drive: 3,5 hours.

Day5  Fes:

Fes is a very old city and today you will have the opportunity to visit the old Medina that goes back to 12 centuries ago. you will walk through the narrow streets, see old tanneries, and visit the famous Medersa.

DAY 6: Fes to Sahara

You will leave Fes in the early morning heading south. We will stop at Ifrane, a city whit European style, then we will drive through the Cedar forest in the Middle Atlas Mountains. During this day you will enjoy the beauty of different Moroccan landscapes as we will drive along the mountains, through the forest, down to the desert. Arriving at the Sahara in the late afternoon, we will check into the hotel which is located on the edge of the dunes, with an amazing view.

Overnight stay: luxury Berber camp

Drive: 9 hours.

DAY 7:  Sahara to Todra Gorges

After spending an incredible night under to sky full of stars, it is time to wake up early and to drive back to the hotel at the edge of the desert. Then we will leave this breathtaking place and head to Todra gorges, where you can enjoy a walk in the valley to merge in the life and culture of the peasant population of the region. After the walk, it is time to visit the high Todra gorges.

Overnight stay: Le festival

Drive: 4 hrs.

DAY 8: Todra Gorges to Ait-Ben-Haddou

you have without any doubt heard about the Kasbah Ait-Ben-Haddou, Today we will visit it. On the way, we will drive through the Rose valley, then stop in Ouarzazate for lunch before getting to Kasbah Ait-Ben-Haddou where Gladiator, Game of Thrones and many other movies were filmed.

Overnight stay: Riad Maktoub

Drive: 4 hrs.

DAY 9 Ait-Ben-Haddou to Marrakech 

You will leave Ait-Ben-Haddou heading north to cross the high Atlas Mountains, passing by the highest pass of 2260m before you get to Marrakech. During the afternoon you will have leisure time to visit the city before having dinner at the famous square of Jamae El Fna.

Overnight stay: A riad in the Medina

Drive: 4 hrs.

 Day 10: Departure day