Morocco family tour from Casablanca,9 day 8 night tour from Casablanca to Sahara Desert Enjoy cultural experiences and desert adventure on this 9-day circuit of Morocco beginning in modern Casablanca and ending Casablanca. Explore souks, markets, and medieval kasbahs, ride a camel into the Sahara and sleep under the stars. 1st day: Casablanca- Chefchaouen. You will be greeted by your guide at Casablanca’s airport, then drive to the Center of Casablanca, where you will have the chance to see the Hassan II Mosque, the largest in Morocco and experience the coastal “Cornish” seaside. Afterwards, we’ll drive to Chefchaouen via the Rif Mountains, and Wazzan. We will be in Chefchaouen afternoon. 2nd day: Chefchaouen- Meknes- Volubilis- Fes. Today, we’ll drive towards Volubilis, where we will discover the roman ruins and learn about the archaeological site of Moroccan history. After the visit of the ruins, we will shift our way to Meknes city, which is one of the four imperial cities in Morocco and its Medina which is a UNESCO world heritage site, there where we will stop for lunch and hang around the historical huge walls of the medina , Bab El Mansour and enjoy a visit of Moulay ismail’s shrine . Then drive directly to the city of Fes, where you will spend the night. 3rd day: Fes sightseeing. After breakfast, you will start your visit with a local guide. you’ll be able to visit the following interests: the Royal Palace Gate, the Jewish quarter, the first Mellah ever built in Morocco, Al Qarawyyin University, which is the oldest in the world, the Tanneries, the Attarine museum and Moulay Idriss mausoleum. After lunch, you will visit the tiles cooperative then enjoy a panoramic view over the whole Medina of Fes through a tower. 4th day: Fes- Ifrane- Midelt- Ziz valley- Merzouga- Camel ride and overnight in desert camp. We will pick you up from your riad/ hotel at 8:00 AM then drive towards Ifrane( which is the Switzerland town of Morocco) through the Middle Atlas Mountains. Afterwards, we will drive to the biggest Cedar forest in Africa to see the Barbarian Apes (monkeys). Travelling through the Tizi N talghamt pass to Midelt and along the magnificent Ziz Gorges carved through volcanic rock, you’ll see views of the Middle-Atlas Mountains and the scenery changing from time to another. After lunch, we’ll continue our journey through the Ziz Valley then Merzouga. After a glass of mint tea, you will cross Sand dunes by camels with stops to enjoy the magic sunset from a top of a dune in a peaceful atmosphere before you arrive the camp, where you will spend a lovely night under a starry sky. Dinner and night will be in the camp. 5th day: Erg chebbi tour. After waking up to enjoy the sunrise on a top of a dune nearby the camp, you will ride back the camels to the hotel and have breakfast and shower. Then, you will start your journey visiting a oasis which is irrigated with an underground irrigation system then leave to Rissani to visit the biggest local Market in the south east of Morocco ( if it is a day market). Later on, you will carry on your journey visiting nomads and share a cup of tea with them. Afterwards, you will have a special lunch in Khamlia village which is Berber Pizza and visit the Gnawa people,listening to their music which is Gnaoua Music. Then to the hotel and have free time. 6th day: Merzouga– Todra gorges– Dades valley. After breakfast, we will drive toward Erfoud, which is the capital of fossils, where you will have the chance to discover different fossils and minerals that are founded in that area, especially ammonites, trilobites and star fishes… etc. Afternoon, we will drive to Tinghir, which was considered the capital of Moroccan Jewish. There where we will enjoy Todra valley from panoramic views then Todra gorge where you will do walking inside cliffs of 300 m high . Finally, we will head to Dades valley. 7th day: Dades valley- Ouarzazate- Ait Ben Haddou-Marrakech. After breakfast, we will head towards Kelat M’gouna and Ouarzazate taking the road of a thousand kasbahs. The first stop will be in Rose’s town which is Kelaat Mgouna, where an annually festival takes place each may. Then, drive to Ouarzazate which is the “HollyWood of Africa” where a lot of international films have been shot such as Gladiator, the mummy, Kingdom of Heaven… especially, in the largest and famous village of Kasbahs in Morocco which is Ait Ben Haddou village. After visiting , we will cross High Atlas Mountains which are the highest Mountains in Africa with an altitude of 4167 m but on the way, it will be 2260m with stops to see Berber villages and different landscapes. The night will be in Marrakech. 8th day: Marrakech. Today, we will have a private Guided Tour of Marrakech Medina with a loca guide. You will see the famous Mosque of Kotubia, the Medina, the souks, ben Youssef medrassa, the Saadian tombs, the Bahia palace and Majorelle gardens. Night at a riad in the Medina. 9th day: transfer to the airport.