9 days tour from Marrakech to desert, ideal tour to explore Merzouga desert.
9 days tour from Marrakech to desert
Day 1: Marrakech
Depending on time of arrival can take a first contact with the city visiting the Djemaa el Fna square and surroundings. Dinner at outdoor workplaces that are square and accommodation in the hotel or Riad.
Day 2: Marrakech
The visit starting at the Menara gardens with its pond, the Saadians tombs where the founders of the city, the Bahia Palace, residence of the former vizier; the Koutobia, splendid minaret, finishing in unspeakable Djemaa El Fna square, in the morning a great Souk and at night a magical show. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
Day 3: Marrakech – Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate
This will be a day where we will discover the old Morocco. After breakfast start our path towards further south after passing through hilly landscapes of the country. We cross the High Atlas through a port Tizi N Tichka 2,260 m., we will leave aside the road to get on track, circulating inside the mountain, which was formerly the Kasbah of Pacha Glaoui. Road to the Kasbah Telouat, will see the magnificent Valley Ounila with its olive trees and almond trees as well as the life of the Berber villages, road towards the famous Kasbah Ait ben haddou, the prettiest of the route of the thousand Kasbah… At the end of the visit came to Ouarzazate: also known as “The gate of the desert”. Dinner and overnight in Riyadh.
Day 4: Ouarzazate – the Valley des Rossas – Tinghir – the Gorges of the Todra gorges – Merzouga
After breakfast our way to the desert after going through the Gorges of the Todra and Dades Gorges to see other different landscapes. Free lunch and continued toward Merzouga Erg Chebbi desert next. Output on track until you reach the big dunes of Merzouga and Erg Chebbi’s day, to watch the sunset and as the dunes of color can change. Dinner and accommodation in a hostel.
Day 5: Merzouga – Erg Chebbi – Merzouga
This will be a stage where after breakfast, walk other tracks used in the “Paris-Dakar Rally” visiting desert nomads. Tonight will be special, we will sleep in the dunes in nomad tents (tents), as do the Berbers. To end the day, we’ll have another wonderful experience. We will enjoy a dinner Berber, music and a starry sky as you have not ever seen. Dinner and overnight at unforgettable tent.
Day 6: Merzouga – Midelt – Fes
We left for Rissani, first imperial city of Morocco, where you can admire its peculiar market, unique in these latitudes, place where go the nomadic tribes of the desert to stock up. Very curious to see is his donkey parking will have a panoramic view of the Valley of Ziz Gorges with its palm groves. And once past the port of Tizi-n-Talghomt, we arrive at Midelt where we had lunch. Then, we’ll head out to the cedar forest road. Stop forced to see the monkeys in freedom. Before arriving at Fes, cultural capital of Morocco. Dinner and accommodation.
Day 7: Fes
Full day guided tour to the most ancient imperial cities. Founded in the first political, religious and cultural capital. We started the tour at the Golden Gates of the Royal Palace. Later, from a high point will observe the wall that encloses a stunning and old medina, which we will then cross a foot. Discover mosques, madrassas and religious sites to reach the District of the tanners. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
Day 8: Fez-Meknes-Rabat-Casablanca
After breakfast we continue our route to Rabat, we started the visit to the Almohad ramparts, the Esplanade of the Hassan tower, the Necropolis of Chellah Sellah etc.. Then we continue towards Casablanca. Overnight at hotel.
Day 9: Marrakech
Morning depart from Casablanca to Marrakech. On arrival, transfer to your hotel or riad. Dinner and accommodation.