4 Days Trip from Tangier to Marrakech
4 days trip from Tangier to Marrakech is a desert tour to explore the Merzouga Desert. If you are planning to start o have 4 days tour from Tangier, then this is will be a perfect choice for you. You will visit the imperial cities and the desert of Merzouga, including camel trek and a night in the camp.
1st Day: Tangier - Chefcheouen - Fes
After you contact us, we automatically send our driver to pick you up at the airport. It depends on your time arrival time in Riad or Hotel, we will start our tour at 8: am with excitement. From Tangier, we are going to Chefchaouen through the Rif Mountains.
There are beautiful views of mountains you will enjoy before we arrive in Chefchaouen or the blue pearl city as many visitors called it. Thus, this medina has a Spanish style square surrounded by many funky arts and crafts.
You will have 1h and 30m to explore this medina, take wonderful pictures and have delicious lunch there. After that, we will continue our way via the green landscape and the forest of olive trees. We will make a stop to admire the panoramic view of SidiChahedLake. Thereafter, we will carry on our way to the scientific city of Fes. The first night is in the Riad with breakfast only.
2nd Day: Fes - Ifrane - Cedar Forest - Ziz Gorges - Merzouga Desert
After breakfast, we will carry on 4 days tour from Tangier to Marrakech via a different road. And then you will explore different landscapes before we arrive in Ifrane. It has cool weather and it is the Switzerland of Morocco thanks to its nature and weather. Also, it is the most beautiful and cleanest city in the whole of the country. We will make a stop to drink coffee, enjoy the city and use WC if it is necessary. You can take some pictures of decorating the lion in the yard as well.
Then, we continue the way to discover Cedar Forest to take some pictures with monkeys. Besides, we keep driving to approach the town of Midelt. It is the apple capital of Morocco. We will have lunch there in a traditional restaurant before we drive to the desert. But, we will stop in Ziz gorges that are the biggest river in Morocco and Algeria. Also, it is famous for being the biggest forest of dates in the region of Tafilalet. In addition to that, we will pass through Erfoudcity or the fossils city. Some workers recycle the fossils and export them to different cities and countries.
Finally, the big dunes of Erg Chebbi will appear after we leave Erfoud in a few minutes. We will keep driving directly to the point where to start riding your camels and across the dunes to the luxury camp. However, before you arrive at the camp, you will stop to take some pictures of the sunset on the dune. The team of the luxury camp will welcome you with mint tea and some cookies. They will also show you your private and comfortable tent. Then, you enjoy walking nearby and the dinner in the camp restaurant. After, there are some activities like Berber music, dancing and sitting near the fire under the stars. Overnight is in your tent.
3rd Day: Merzouga desert - Rissani - Todra Gorges - Dades Valley
If you want to complete your beautiful day, you should wake up early morning to not miss the spectacular sunrise. Then, you have two possibilities to come back either by 4×4 or by camels as you did. After you come back and have breakfast, we will continue 4 days tour from Tangier to Marrakech via different sites. Therefore, we will carry on the road to Rissani to visit its local market. The market days are on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. There we will discover some interesting places, like a place of donkeys and spices, dates and the great gate of the town.
Moreover, we will continue on our way to Touroug and Tinejdad via palm groves. One hour later, we will reach one of the best places in High Atlas. It is the Todra Gorges in Tinghir town. The riverbed is between the high rocks offers great views. This place is also very popular among climbers. So, you have free time to walk through the gorges and enjoy a delicious lunch in the same place. In the afternoon, we continue to the Dades valley or the figs valley. W will stop at the monkey legs and head to your Riad for dinner and a night.
4th Day: Dades valley - Ouarzazate - Ait ben Haddoukasbah - Marrakech
After breakfast, we will head to Dades valley and towards KalaatM’gouna and Ouarzazate towns. As this road is the route of a thousand kasbahs, it offers numerous opportunities for views. Afterwards, we will continue to Ouarzazate which is named the Hollywood of Africa and the gate of the desert. The lunch will be then in the famous Ait Ben Haddou kasbah.
It is the largest Kasbah in Morocco declared by the UNESCO World Heritage site. Our journey will be then through the majestic TizinTichka pass over the high Atlas Mountains with an altitude of 2260 m. A stop is there to enjoy the impressive panoramic views. Then, we will arrive in Marrakech in the late afternoon and drop you off wherever you tell us. Our service of 4 days tour from Tangier to Marrakech ends here, wishing you nice and safe travel.
We can change and modify this program according to your needs. We also organize Morocco tours from different places in Morocco, like Casablanca, Fes, Ouarzazate and Marrakech. Do not hesitate to contact us!