10 days from Marrakech desert Essaouira

10 days from Marrakech desert Essaouira

After Visit Marakech with local guide  We will start this tour  from Marrakech to Erg Chebbi Desert  through the High Atlas mountains via Ouarzazate . visit Telouat Kasbah ,  Ait benhaddou Kasbah . Ouarzazate “the Hollywood of Africa” and stop for pictures next largest studio in Africa “Atlas studio”  , Roses Valley . dades valley .overnight in the Dades gorge , we will continue our way  to tenghir ,  down to Merzouga desert, Camel trekking .  overnight in the berber tents at the middle of the dunes,  after breakfast, will come back again in our road to Marrakech in another direction , Rwe will viste Rissani Markt , Tazarine , Nkob , Dra Valley , Ouarzazate ,  down to Marrakech . you have one Day trip to Ouzoud waterfalls , one day trip to Essaouira ,

1st Day : Arrival at Marrakech – Transfert to the Hotel

Our driver will pick you up at the airport and you’ll have the day to relax while exploring the main square Jemaa el Fnaa and the souks.

2nd: Day . Full Day To Visit Marrakech

Today will have an optional private Guided Tour of Marrakech Medina with an official guide from Marrakech. You will see the famous Mosque of Koutubia, the Medina and its souks, and explore some more of Marrakech’s secrets: Ali Ben Youssef Koranic school, the Saadian the Bahia Palace and Majorelle Gardens, night at a Riad in the Medina.

3rd Day : Marrakech – High Atlas Mountains – Kasbah  Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate – Dades valley

we will start around 08:00 from Marrakech to Dades valley , crossing the Tizi-n-Tichka pass with far-reaching views across the mountains, to the traditional High Atlas Berber villages, then we continue to visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, you will have lunch near the Kasbah, then we continue to Ouarzazate where you will visit  atlas studios and the Kasbah Taourirt, after that we continue to Dades gorges though Roses and Dades valley, we will spend the night in a raid/hotel in Dades valley.

4th Day : Dades valley  – Toudra  Gorges –  Erfoud – Merzouga (Erg Chebbi Desert)

After breakfast in the hotel, drive back through the valley to see the amazing rock formation “the monkey toes”, and the still-standing 19th century Kasbah of Ait Yul. Leaving the Dades valley towards Tineghir and the Todra valley you’ll see the panoramic views of the old mud Berber villages overlooking the valley. Arriving at the Gorge you’ll walk under the 300m high red cliff, where many rock-climbers come to enjoy their preferred sport. Continuing our trip to  Touroug Village  where we’ll have lunch then Erfoud , Rissani  and afterwards, we’ll leave for the village of Merzouga, You’ll be welcomed with a glass of mint tea before you check into your accommodation .

5th Day : Merzouga – Berber Families – Merzouga (Camel Ride)

After breakfast in the hotel you’ll start your explorative journey of the area, visiting the Khamlia village, originally slaves from Sudan … to experience their music and lifestyle  You may also like to visit the nomad wire house where many Berber handicrafts are priced lower than in the big cities. On the afternoon you will ride camel, guided by an experienced Camel man, to explore inside the mysterious sand-sea of the Erg-Chebbi. Here you’ll spend your first night under the stars, or if you prefer, in a traditional Berber nomad tent. Dinner will be served in the tent where you will spend the night. Dinner Bed .

6th Day : Merzouga – Rrissani – Alnif – Nkob – Agdz – Draa Valley  – Ouarzazate

After seeing the sunrise in desert and after breakfast  we go back on the camels to Merzouga  then start our journey to Ouarzazate trough the Berber villages .  Alnif , Tazarine, agdz, Draa valley  we arrive to Ouarzazate in evening we will spend night in Ouarzazate .

7th Day : Ouarzazate – High Atlas Mountains – Marrakech

Leaving Ouarzazate in the Morning ,after visiting studios, we will cross the High Atlas Mountains via the highest road pass in Morocco Tizni Tichka 2260m high offering impressive views of valleys, mountains and many Berber villages nearby and arriving to Marrakech in evening.

8th Day : Marrakech – Day trip to Ouzoud Waterfalls

We will start from Marrakech in the morning to Ouzoud Waterfalls, this site is located about 170 km from Marrakech, northeast of the city, you will discover the beautiful waterfalls of about 110 m high and a beautiful landscape full of birds and monkeys. You will discover the magnificent waterfalls about 110 m of height and a wonderful landscape populated with birds and monkeys on the arrrival, if you like you can negotiate the services of a local guide to make walks or hikes at a height of 1068m .We will be back to Marrakech in evening.

9th Day : Marrakech – Day trip to Essaouira

We will start our day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira in the Morning, The departure from Riad/ hotel in Marrakech then drive to Essaouira, this city situated on the Atlantic coast, Essaouira has a steady year round temperature in the C20’s. The expansive golden beach is popular with windsurfers. Famous fresh grilled seafood is served at the port, and in the medina thuja wood carvers and silver crafters work under the old Portuguese ramparts guarding the city from the sea. One of the most charming walkable medinas in all of Morocco. Recommended year round, especially in summer when it makes a nice relief from Marrakech heat, We will come back to Marrakech in evening.

10th Day : Transfert from the hotel to the airport.

What’s included

  • Private Transport : 4×4 , Mini bus , bus,  / air-conditioned vehicles
  • Driver/Guid (Multilingual)
  • Car fuel
  • 8 Nights in Hotel or Riad  (Dinner & breakfast)
  • 1 Night in desert camp (Dinner & breakfast )
  • Camel Ride in desert
  • Sandboarding in Dunes

What’s Not Included:

  • Drinks and  Lunches
  • Flight Tichets
  • Hotel in Marrakech

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on Sep 21, 2017