10 Days in Morocco Itinerary: Classic Tour

Morocco itinerary 10 days for Culture, History & amazing Sahara

The Classic Tour highlights the best of the Kingdom in 10 days: the ancient Royal Cities & a memorable camel trek in the legendary Sahara Desert. Option to spend a night in the Portugal Medina of Essaouira is also available.

Note: We can customize the itinerary to fit into your interests, budget, travel style, accommodations and time frame. More information about our Morocco 10 day itinerary, pricing or custom a personal trip for you contact us.

Day 1: Casablanca

Airport Transfer (1hr)

Arrive at any time, pick up at the CMN airport in Casablanca and transfer to your hotel. Recommend dinner at Rick's cafe - one of the few original sets built for the famous movie Casablanca.

Day 2: Casablanca / Rabat / Fes

Transport 4:30hr + Guided tour

After breakfast, Tour the Hassan II Mosque, designed by the French architect Michel Pinseau. It's the world's third-largest mosque, built to commemorate the former king's 60th birthday. En route to Fes, enjoy a guided visit to the coastal imperial city of Rabat: the Mausoleum of Mohamed V, the Hassan Tower, and Kasbah Chellah near Oudaya Gardens. Overnight in Fes

Day 3: Guided City Tour of Fes

Private Guided Tour

Enjoy a full day tour of Fes with a local guide. Fes is a +1200 old imperial city. It is the embodiment of the country's history and its spiritual and religious capital, and has been declared a World Heritage Site By UNESCO. The city's numerous monuments have thousands of stories to tell visitors, the JemaaKaraouyine (the first university to be established in the world), The MederssaBounania, the El tanneries and artisan quarters and the fascinating souks are just some of the many places to see. Overnight in Fes

Day 4: Fes / Volubilis / Meknes

Transport 1:20hr each way + 2 Guided tours

Set out in the morning to the 2000-year-old Roman ruins of Volubilis, a UNESCO world heritage site featured in The Last Temptation of Christ. Enjoy a typical lunch at the holy city of Mouly Idriss Zarhun before a guided tour of the Royal City of Meknes. Overnight & dinner in Fes

Day 5: Fes / Ifrane / Cedar Forest / Ziz Valley / Erfoud

You leave Fez today early in the morning as the drive is a little long, and head into the Middle Atlas Mountains. Stop by Ifrane, known as "Little Switzerland", it is a quaint little town in the heart of the Middle Atlas Mountains surrounded by cedar forests filled with Barbary apes.Optional lunch with a Berber family as an introduction to the traditional Moroccan lifestyle, then you continue to Erfoud thru the Ziz Valley famed with its panoramic view and spectacular Jurassic geography. Overnight in Erfoud

Day 6: Merzouga and Camel trek

Today, you head off in a very comfortable 4-wheel drive vehicle for a desert tour to explore the Majesty of the Sahara Desert, one of the most memorable moments of your adventure in Morocco. Visit Rissani's old souk, Gnaouapeople (sub-saharan slaves brought in 16th century from Senegal and Sudan), Explore their rhythm music and lifestyle. In the Afternoon, meet your Blue-man guide for a camel trek at sunset through the golden sand sea of Merzouga. Night drum party and dinner at the camp

Day 7: Merzouga / Tinrhir / Todra Gorges / Dades Valley

After breakfast, you take the 4x4s and head back to Erfoud, known for fossils and fresh dates during harvest festival in October.The beautiful drive will take you through local villages before you stop to witness the original monsters of rock: 300m sheer stone cliffs at Todra Gorge where you will have lunch. Continue through the scenic Dades valley where you'll see the spectacular rock formations known asMonkey Paws. Overnight accommodation & dinner

Day 8: Dades Valley / Rose Valley / Ouarzazate/ Ait Ben Haddou/ Telouet / Atlas Mountains / Marrakech

Drive this morning through the Dades Valley towards Kalaa M'gouna (Rose City) and Ouarzazate. Don't forget your camera, the road along the Valley of thousand kasbahs is photogenic - it's an opportunity to take some of the best shots of your Moroccan trip. Continue to Ouarzazate "Hollywood of Africa", optional visit to the Atlas studios and the sprawling TaourirtKasbah before you stop at the Jewel of Morocco: Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, a mud-brickUNESCO-protected village built in the 11th century. The Kasbah has been the backdrop to many Hollywood movies such as Lawrence of Arabia, Jesus of Nazareth (for which much of Ait Ben- haddou was rebuilt), Jewel of the Nile and Gladiator. The journey takes you over the Tizi n'Tichka pass in the High Atlas Mountains to Marrakech where you will check for a good night sleep in your riad Marrakech

Day 9: Marrakech Guided city Tour

Private guided tour

This is your discovery day in the Red City, you go for a Marrakech tour with a local certified guide to the historical sites and sightseeing's of the city: Menara Gardens, Koutoubia Minaret(the most prominent minaret in Marrakech and one of the best masterpieces of Islamic architecture), Saadian Tombs, Ben Youssef Medrasa (a beautifully decorated Koranic School), and the Bahia Palace. The tour continues around the old medina buried within the imperial walls, botanical Majorelle and Agdal Gardens, the markets, and the famous Djemaa el Fna Square.

Day 10: Marrakech / Casablanca

Free time + Transport 3 hr

Enjoy some free time in the morning to browse the souk or walk along the Medina. Later, drive back to Casablanca for overnight.

Day 11: Casablanca

Transfer 1 hr

Your trip will be coming to an end today. You will be escorted to the MCN airport in Casablanca where you'll head back home with stories and memories of all the unforgettable moments you spent in Morocco our with our amazing team


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