1 day excursions

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Choose your one day excursion to explore Morocco and the Sahara desert here.

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Included

  • Transport and English speaking driver
  • Pick up and drop off from your accommodation
  • Private guide: your guide will teach you about Moroccan culture and history and will be happy to answer any questions you might have.

Scroll down for the following 1 day excursions

  1. Discover Chefchaouen from Fes
  2. Discover Chefchaouen from Tanger
  3. Discover the Roman ruins of Volubilis, the Holly city of Moulay Idriss and the Imperial City of Meknes from Fes
  4. Discover Essaouira from Marrakech
  5. Discover the Ourika Valley (High Atlas) from Marrakech
  6. Discover the Ouzoud Waterfalls from Marrakech
  7. Discover the Merzouga desert: 4x4 desert tour
  8. Discover the Merzouga desert: Sunrise camel trek
  9. Discover the Merzouga desert: Sunset camel trek

1. Fes – Chefchaouen

Departure and return: 9 am to 7 pm

If you want to escape the heat of Fes and you're are looking for a different experience, take this tour to Chefchaouen, the famous blue and white-washed city of Morocco located in the Rif Mountains. Chefchaouen is surrounded by forests, the most wonderful valleys, gorges, and picturesque peaks.

You will have about 4 hours to explore this picturesque small city's streets of the medina. Discover the local shops and cafes, the main square known as Plaza Uta el- Hammam, the 18th century Kasbah museum, the Grand Mosque and the Ras Elma river that runs through the old city. After the visit of the Bleu Pearl of Morocco, we will drive you back to your accommodation in Fes.

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2. Tanger – Chefchaouen

Departure and return: 9 am to 7 pm

If you want to escape the heat of Tanger and you're are looking for a different experience, take this tour to Chefchaouen, the famous blue and white-washed city of Morocco located in the Rif Mountains. Chefchaouen is surrounded by forests, the most wonderful valleys, gorges, and picturesque peaks.

You will have about 4 hours to explore this picturesque small city's streets of the medina. Discover the local shops and cafes, the main square known as Plaza Uta el- Hammam, the 18th century Kasbah museum, the Grand Mosque and the Ras Elma river that runs through the old city. After the visit of the Bleu Pearl of Morocco, we will drive you back to your accommodation in Tanger.

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3. Fes - Volubilis - Meknes

Departure and return: 9 am to 5 pm

Day trip from Fez to the Roman ruins of Volubilis, the Holly city of Moulay Idriss and the Imperial City of Meknes. First you'll stop to visit the ancient Roman ruins Volubilis, where you can explore the 2000-year-old ruins and get an idea of life during the Roman Empire.

Continue to Moulay Idriss, the Holly city of Morocco and Meknes, where you will have a magnificent view of the Medina.

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The tour begins with a tour of the walls with monumental gates dating from the seventeenth century Berdaïne Bab, Bab Khemis (Thursday gate). Continue exploring the city by the stables (Rua) and attics (HERI). Stop at the Mausoleum of Moulay Ismail, Exit through the famous Bab El Mansour on the vast square Hedim. On the square is the Museum of Moroccan Art 'Dar Jamai' and offers a wide variety of handicrafts for you to see.

On your way back to Fez, the driver can take you to see the view of the Medina of Fes from the North or South at your request. In Fes we will drive you back to your accommodation.

4. Marrakech – Essaouira

Departure and return: 9 am to 7 pm

We'll pick you up at your accommodation and drive from Marrakesh to the seaside city of Essaouira. This medieval Old Portuguese city is well know for many things, for example it's famous annual Gnaoua Music festival. Along the way we'll stop several times to take photo's. Also we visit an Argan Oil cooperative run by women. You can learn more about Argan oil, the process and benefits. In Essaouira you can wander into town and explore the medina and the souk. Enjoy fresh sea food in the harbour or a nice little restaurant. Or take some time and relax on the beach. We will return back to Marrakech in the early evening and drop you off at your accommodation.

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5. Marrakech – Ourika Valley

Departure and return: 9 am to 5 pm

This 1 day excursion from Marrakech to the Ourika Valley is a wonderful short escape to the High Atlas Mountains. We'll pick you up from your accommodation (with 4x4 car), it's a 2 hours drive, enjoying traditional Berber villages and rivers along the way. You can hike in the mountains to see the magnificent Waterfalls (optional). End your day with a traditional Tagine meal in the early evening. We will drive you back to Marrakech to enjoy your evening in Jamaa el Fna square or drop you off at your accommodation.

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6. Marrakech – Ouzoud Waterfalls

Departure and return: 9 am to 7 pm

This 1 day trip from the red city of Marrakech to the most beautiful waterfalls of Morocco will take you to some beautiful places. On our way to Ouzoud ('the act of grinding grain' in Berber) we'll stop several times to take photo's. When we arrive you'll see old mills, Berber monkeys, enjoy green valleys and olive orchards. Enjoy a nice lunch overlooking the stunning Ouzoud waterfalls. In the afternoon you can hike, swim or take a boat ride. In the early evening we'll drive you back to Marrakech and drop you off at your accommodation.

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7. Merzouga desert tour 4x4

Departure and return: when it suits you (4 hours)

Your exploration of the Merzouga deserts starts from your hotel, we’ll pick you up there. We visit the village of Khamlia, famous for her Gnawa music. After we have to cross a big river to have a break on a panoramic point, from which you can take beautiful pictures of the Erg Chebbi desert (locally known as Glbnas). Then we continue and visit an abandoned village where you’ll find Meffis (natural fossils). We’ll continue our exploration and visit a Berber nomad family, we’ll join them for tea in their traditional nomad tents. In addition we’ll visit the old village of Tisrdmen middle in the Erg Chebbi dunes. We’ll end our exploration in the amazing Oases village ‘garden of Hissilabbed’. After we finish again at your hotel.

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8. Sunrise camel trek

Departure and return: 5:30 am to 8 am

Do you want to experience the amazing sunrise over the Merzouga Erg Chebbi dunes? This is the excursion for you. The camel trek starts around various times in the year, but in general around 5:30am.

It takes half an hour to reach the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi by camel (one each). Your camel driver will take pictures of you and your camel. We will leave the camels in about 70 meters of the highest sand dune of Merzouga. For those who want to see a panoramic view they must climb to the top, which will take a few minutes. Don’t want to hike up to the highest dune? From the lower dunes it’s also perfect to watch the amazing sunrise. After having enjoyed the sunrise, we trek back to the Hotel.

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9. Sunset camel trek

Departure and return: 5 pm to 7 pm

Do you want to experience the amazing sunset over the Merzouga Erg Chebbi dunes? This is the excursion for you. The camel trek starts around various times in the year, but in general around 5:00pm.

It takes half an hour to reach the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi by camel (one each). Your camel driver will take pictures of you and your camel. We will leave the camels in about 70 meters of the highest sand dune of Merzouga. For those who want to see a panoramic view they must climb to the top, which will take a few minutes. Don’t want to hike up to the highest dune? From the lower dunes it’s also perfect to watch the amazing sunset. After having enjoyed the sunset, we trek back to the hotel.

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Check out the travel sites descriptions!

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