13 Days Tour From Casablanca
Embark on a 13 days tour across Morocco from Casablanca, and discover almost every breathtaking destination the country has to offer. Starting in northern Morocco, explore the vibrant city of Casablanca, the capital of Rabat, and the picturesque blue city of Chefchaouen. Continue the adventure by discovering the Roman ruins of Volubilis, the cultural city of Fes, and the Ismaili capital of Meknes.
Traveling south, explore the beautiful Ifrane, known as the Switzerland of Morocco, and the serene cedar forest. Additionally, discover Midelt, the Ziz valley, Rissani traditional market, and Erfoud, the town famous for its fossils.
Next, journey to the Sahara desert of Merzouga, where you can enjoy camel rides, a luxurious night camping in the desert, and the mesmerizing sunset and sunrise views. Then, visit the stunning Todra and Dades gorges, the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, and cross the High Atlas mountains and the Tizi-n-Tichka pass.
Finally, your tour culminates in the beautiful cities of Marrakech and Essaouira, where you will take guided tours before returning to Casablanca to conclude the 13 days Morocco desert tour.
What's included and excluded in the 13 days tour from Casablanca :
Itinerary for 13 days tour from Casablanca :
On the initial day of your 13 days Morocco tour itinerary , we will collect you from either the airport, port, or your lodgings in Casablanca - the largest city and economic hub of Morocco. Our first stop will be at the Hassan II mosque, the most expansive mosque in Morocco, situated on the western coast of the city, on a promontory that overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. Afterward, you will have leisure time for lunch, followed by a city tour that includes a visit to the incredible Casablanca Cornish. We will conclude the day by checking in at a hotel for an overnight stay.
Following breakfast, we embark on a scenic drive along the coastline towards Rabat, one of Morocco's imperial cities and the present-day capital. Our itinerary includes exploring Rabat's prime attractions, such as the iconic Hassan Tower, the revered Mausoleum of Mohammed V, and the stunning Kasbah of Oudaya. You'll have leisure time for lunch before we head northwards to Assilah, a breathtaking seaside city. We will check in at a hotel for an overnight stay, marking the continuation of your 13 days desert tour.
Once you finish breakfast, we'll depart from Assilah and take a scenic drive along the coastline to Tangier, also known as "the bride of the north." Situated in the northwest, where the Mediterranean Sea meets the Atlantic Ocean at Cape Spartel in the Strait of Gibraltar. Our itinerary will include exploring the picturesque city, visiting the cave of Hercules, and witnessing the stunning views at Cape Spartel. Afterward, you'll have leisure time for lunch, followed by an inland drive to Chefchaouen, passing through Tetouan city and the beautiful Rif Mountains. We'll make stops along the way for panoramic views before reaching Chefchaouen for an overnight stay in a hotel. This adventure marks another exciting day of your 13 days tour from Casablanca.
After breakfast, our itinerary will take us to explore the mesmerizing Chefchaouen, also known as the blue city, or Achaoun in Berber, which translates to horns. This enchanting city is located in the Rif mountains in northwest Morocco and is renowned for its white and blue painted buildings and alleyways. Our first stop will be a leisurely stroll through the charming old Medina, where you'll witness countless beautiful and authentic blue doors and whitewashed walls. You'll have some leisure time for lunch before embarking on an afternoon hike to the Spanish mosque, located on high ground, offering a breathtaking panoramic view of the entire blue city. We'll then return to your hotel for an overnight stay in the same hotel, marking another unforgettable day of your 13 days private tour from Casablanca.
Following breakfast, take some time to explore the enchanting alleyways of Chefchaouen, the blue city. Afterward, we'll embark on a drive to visit the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis. These ruins have been well-preserved and recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, featuring numerous beautiful mosaics, ancient pillars, and archways. After wandering through the ruins, we'll continue our journey by driving 30 km to visit Meknes, one of the imperial cities and the Ismaili capital. Our itinerary includes visiting Bab Al-Mansour, Sahrij Souani basin, the Royal stables, the granary, and the Moulay Ismail Mausoleum. Finally, we'll proceed to Fes, where you'll spend the night in a Riad. This day's adventure is just one highlight of your 13 days tour from Casablanca.
On the 6th day of our 13 days tour around Morocco, we will be exploring the Highlights of Fes city. Fes is renowned for being the cultural and religious center of Morocco, in addition to being one of the imperial cities.
Our first stop of the day will be at the Royal Palace gate. Then, we will head towards the well-preserved medieval Medina, which has been recognized as a World Heritage Site by the UNESCO. You will have the opportunity to visit the Blue gate or Bab Boujloud, which serves as the entrance to the old Medina, a labyrinth of alleys and streets. You will also get to explore the Medina and visit its various attractions, such as the Medrasa Bouanania, the Najjarine fountain, the Tanneries, and the Quaraouin mosque and university, which is considered the oldest university in the world. Following this, we will leave the Medina to explore the Jewish quarter, also known as "the Mellah". In the afternoon, we will drive to an ancient fortress that offers a panoramic view of the Medina and the city of Fes. Finally, we will return to your Riad for overnight stay.
After your breakfast, we will proceed with our 13 days around Morocco tour and head south through Imouzzer, and make a stop at Ifrane. Known as the Switzerland of Morocco, this city is popular for its chilly weather, snow, and alpine-style architecture. Our next stop is the cedar forest, where you will have the opportunity to interact with Barbary macaques and feed them. We will then continue to Midelt, where you will have some free time for lunch.
After that, we will drive to Merzouga, passing through the Tizi-n-Tilghmt pass and along the Ziz valley with several stops for scenic views. In the afternoon, we will reach the Sahara desert of Merzouga where you will ride camels and cross the sandy desert. You will make a stop on top of a high dune to enjoy the beautiful sunset, and then proceed to the desert camp. The camp is a unique combination of traditional nomadic tents and the luxuries of a hotel, where you can relax and enjoy Berber drum music while dancing around the campfire under the vast open sky filled with stars. You will spend the night in the camp and enjoy dinner.
Getting up early in the morning is a must-do on the 8th day of your 13 days tour from Casablanca, as you will be able to witness a breathtaking sunrise in the middle of the desert. After some free time for breakfast, you will ride your camels back to Merzouga, where your driver will be waiting for you. The day will be dedicated to exploring the Merzouga region, which boasts an abundance of incredible sites, including sand dunes, a wild lake, mines, fossil areas, and fabulous oases, which are ideal for a variety of outdoor activities.
Our first stop will be an ancient eyeliner mine, which we will reach by driving off-road. We will then pay a visit to the nomads, who live in their handmade woven tents, and learn about their way of life while enjoying a cup of Berber tea. Next, we will head to the Khamlia village, where you will be treated to performances of Gnaoua music and dance, performed by the village's inhabitants, who come from sub-Saharan countries such as Mali, Sudan, and Niger. You will have free time for lunch in a restaurant before we take a stroll in a palm tree grove. Finally, we will drive a few kilometers to see the wild lake of Merzouga, also known as the flamingos lake, before returning to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
On the 9th day of your 13 days tour from Casblanca, after having breakfast, we depart from the desert to begin our exploration of Rissani town. This town used to serve as the capital of Tafilalet and remains an important trading hub in the region, boasting a bustling souk.
After wandering through the souk of Rissani, we proceed towards Erfoud, where we visit one of the workshops that specialize in crafting fossilized marble. Our next stop is the Todra Gorges, which we reach by traversing the palm groves of Touroug and Tinjdad. The course of the Todra River has carved out a stunning canyon with towering red cliffs through the mountains. These gorges are an ideal spot for rock climbers, and we encourage you to take some time to explore and appreciate the stunning natural landscape. There will be free time for lunch in a restaurant. Later, we continue our journey to the Dades Valley, passing through Boumalne Dades. Along the way, we will make stops to witness the fascinating "monkey fingers" rock formations and take in the breathtaking views of the Dades valley. Finally, we'll have dinner and spend the night in a hotel.
After having our breakfast, we proceed with our journey towards Kalaa Magouna, where we plan to explore the renowned Rose valley. This area hosts an annual Rose Festival every May, where the locals showcase their rose-based products such as perfumes, rose water, oil, and cosmetic items. Later, we drive through Skoura's palm groves before we make our way to Ouarzazate, where we will visit the studios that have been used for filming various famous movies.
Our next destination is the renowned Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, a fortified village that has been acknowledged as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. This Kasbah has been featured in several movies such as Gladiator, Alexander, and The Mummy, as well as popular TV shows like Game Of Thrones. After that, we will continue our journey towards Marrakech, passing through the Tizi-N-Tichka pass and the High Atlas Mountains. We will make stops for lunch and to take pictures at fascinating locations along the way. Our overnight stay will be at a Riad in Marrakech.
On the 7th day of the 13 days tour from Casablanca, we will start our day with a scrumptious breakfast and then proceed to explore the mesmerizing city of Marrakech alongside a local guide. Marrakech is one of the four imperial cities of Morocco, and we will be visiting its major highlights, including the Bahia Palace, Saadian Tombs, and the Ben Youssef Quranic mosque. We will also take a stroll in the biggest traditional souk in Morocco and have some free time for lunch near the Jemaa El-Fna square.
In the afternoon, we will continue our exploration by visiting the Koutoubia mosque, the biggest mosque in Marrakech, and the stunning Majorelle garden. After this informative and exciting tour, we will transfer you to your accommodation. You will have some leisure time to wander around the famous Jemaa El-Fna square on your own and soak up the vibrant atmosphere of Marrakech.
As part of the 13 days tour from Casablanca, we will depart after breakfast to the west towards the mesmerizing city of Essaouira. Along the way, we will make stops to admire the Argan trees and see the famous goats that climb up their branches. We will also take a break for panoramic views of the stunning surroundings.
Once we reach Essaouira, formerly known as Mogador, we will explore this significant coastal city of Morocco. Our visit will include a tour of the bustling fishing port, the ancient ramparts with cannons, and the fascinating old Medina. After this informative and exciting excursion, we will transfer you to your hotel, where you can unwind and relax. Our overnight stay will be in Essaouira, allowing us to fully immerse ourselves in the city's unique atmosphere.
On the final day of your 13 days tour around Morocco, we will leave Essaouira and embark on a scenic drive along the stunning coastline. We will make several stops along the way to enjoy the breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding landscape.
Our journey will culminate at the Casablanca airport, where we will bid you farewell, marking the end of an unforgettable and adventurous tour of Morocco.
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We offer two different tour options to choose from (Private and Shared). And the client can choose from either options.
The tour starts from Casablanca at your hotel and ends at Casablanca.
Yes, you can do sandboarding in Merzouga desert
The camel trek ride lasts for about 1 hour and half.
Wear long pants and long sleeves.
The tents are always private, but the main difference is that in a standard camp you share a bathroom with others, while in a luxury camp, each tent has its own private bathroom.
Yes you can, a 4x4 will take you there instead.
Yes, there is electricity in the camp, since the camp runs on solar panels, and sure there are power sockets in the rooms.
Here is a list of what to pack for this trip:
- Long pants ( for the camel ride).
- Sun screen.
- Hat or scarf.
- Sandals, shoes or flip flops.
- Long sleeves.
- A small carry on bag.
It's cold during winter, but it's warm in the summer.