We will meet you in the airport or in your hotel in Casablanca and drive to Fes passing by Rabat and Meknes. If the time allow us ,we can make short stops to visit the important places in those cities as well as the Roman ruins then it’s on to Fes where you’ll arrive in the evening and here you’ll overnight in a traditional Moroccan house (riad).

DAY 1 :

Casablanca – RABAT - FES :

Discover culture in 8-day tour from Casablanca

Today we explore the oldest city in Morocco, walking in its alleys and small streets. Our visit starts by visiting the Royal Palace gate. We will  visit cultural and historical interest including the famous Al Qaraouine University, considered the oldest one in the world, the Tanneries, and Mulay Idriss mausoleum. After lunch we will visit the tiles cooperative and then experience a wonderful panoramic view over the whole medina of Fes.

DAY 2 :


After breakfast We will start driving south to Ifrane and Azrou by the Middle Atlas mountains. We will stop at cedar forest to see the Barbarian Ape in their natural habitat, then continue to Midelt , we drive through the Tizi Ntalghamt pass and along the magnificent Ziz Gorges carved through volcanic rock, you’ll see views of the Middle-Atlas plateau. Our journey continue through the Ziz valley Erfoud, Rissani and Merzouga. After a glass of mint tea, We will leave our luggage in a room of riad. We take camel ride to a Berber camp in the middle of Erg Chebbi Sand dunes. The camel trek takes about 90 minutes to the Merzouga desert camp where we enjoy the sunset and the silence of the Sahara desert . After dinner we enjoy the desert night with traditional Berber drums.

DAY 3 :


Today in the morning our Merzouga camel guide will wake you us to watch desert sunriseand after that we ride camels back to the village of Merzouga. After breakfast in riad we’ll leave for Rissani, Tinghir and Todgha gorges which is the highest and also narrowest gorge in Morocco. We’ll explore the Dades Valley, with its sand castles and we see the amazing rock formations known as “monkey toes”. We stay overnight in a traditional riad overlooking the Dades Valley with dinner and breakfast.

DAY 4 :


On the next day of our culture tour we drive through Kalaat M'Gouna passing the route of the thousand Kasbahs, and Skoura village. We visit to Ouarzazate, “the Hollywood of Africa” and after lunch here we visit Ait Benhaddou kasbah. It is the largest Kasbah in Morocco and an Unesco historical site. We continue through the Tizi n'Tichka pass to reach Marrakech in the late afternoon and we stay overnight in traditional riad in the medina.

DAY 5 :


After breakfast we explore Marrakech in guided tour and we will ensure that you visit the most important sites of historical and cultural interest. The tour includes visit of the Majorelle Gardens, the Koutoubia Tower and the Saadian tombs. We may visit the Bahia Palace and after lunch we will walk through the souks and we explore souk of hundreds of handicrafts. You will have free time to explore main square Jamma el Fna by yourself. Accommodation in local riad with dinner.

DAY 6 :


A day excursion from Marrakech is scheduled for today. We drive from Marrakech to the Atlantic coast to explore city of Essaouira.  Essaouira is a port city and resort on Morocco’s Atlantic coast. Its medina is protected by 18th-century seafront ramparts. Strong "Alizée" trade winds make the city’s crescent beach popular for surfing, windsurfing and kitesurfing. At the end of the day we return back to Marrakech.

DAY 7 :


Today our private Morocco tour finishes and we transfer you to the airport.

DAY 8 :



Private transfer from your hotel

Transport in A/C vehicle with English speaking driver

Camel ride and night in desert camp (1 camel per person)

Accommodation in hotels including dinners and breakfasts

Local desert and city guide



Sahara Desert Journeys Morocco offers affordable private Morocco tours and holiday packages that do not compromise on quality service, reliable transport or comfortable hotel /riad/ camp accommodation.  We do not provide ‘budget or cheap’ tours but we can provide affordable tours for individuals, couples and small or large groups. We have designed our Morocco tours for the mid-level budget traveller but can modify some options for those with a limited budget or for those seeking a more luxurious Morocco experience.

Let us know what you are looking for and we will be happy to design a tour that best fits your budget and travel style. Your private Morocco holiday includes travel in an air-conditioned four wheel drive, the services of an English speaking local driver, accommodation  and breakfasts and most of dinners.  Lunches, drinks and other extras such as entrance fees or tips are not included.

The season when you travel

The number of persons travelling -  more travellers, less cost per person.

The number of days you want to be on tour.

We usually provide mid-range accommodation in 3 and 4 star riads and/or hotels, however luxury or budget hotels can also be arranged.

One way or return travel - round trips cost less.

Cost of the Morocco tour will vary based on:

Bookings are confirmed on receipt of a 25 % deposit.  At your request, we will send an invoice with payment details.

Deposits can be paid via direct bank transfer , western union or paypal. .  Receipts will be issued on receipt of the deposit. The balance can be paid in cash (Euro or Dollars or Moroccan Dirham) to the driver on commencement of the tour.

You can pay the balance by credit card or direct bank transfer but this will incur a 4% fee.   

Please refer to information about tipping when considering the total cost of your tour.

Payments and deposit for culture tour:


Sahara Desert Journeys organize tours from Casablanca to explore Morocco in guided tour. We recommend you to visit Sahara desert in 8-day guided tour. We will explore most important cultural city of Fes,  and we explore desert in Merzouga with local guides. We will visit Dades Valley and Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou. We offer also 10 day tour from Casablanca we explore Merzouga desert deeply in guided tour. 14 Day tour from Casablanca is ideal if you want explore most of Morocco.

For other excursions, we have huge offer of MOROCCO TOURS FROM TANGIER to know more about Moroccan culture, we suggest you to reserve DESERT TOURS FROM FES to visit Sahara desert and Marrakech. We organize also DESERT TOUR FROM MARRAKECH to visit best of Merzouga desert.

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3 day tour to Merzouga Desert

4 day tour Marrakech to desert

5 day tour to Erg Chebbi desert

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3 day to desert and Marrakech

4 day tour from Fes to Merzouga desert and Marrakech

5 days to Merzouga and Marrakech

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8 day tour from Casablanca

10 day around Morocco tour from Casablanca

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7 day Morocco tour from Tangier

10 days tour from Tangier

13 days tour from Tangier

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3 day tour from Chefchaouen to Fes and Marrakech

4 day tour from Chefchaouen to Sahara and Marrakech

5 day tour from Chefchaouen around Morocco

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