7 days from Marrakech to desert

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 .

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 Mdina .

3rd Day : Marakech – Telouat Kasbah – Ait Benhaddo Kasbah  – Ouarzazate

After breakfast, we pick up you at the hotels departure via Ouarzazate over Tizi-n-Tichka passing by the col 2260m while enjoying some attractive views of the High Atlas Mountains also the Berber villages. stop for Lunch in oasis at Telouat .after you will have the opportunity to visit Telouat kasbah, situated by the family Glaoui dynasty then continue the road to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site : the exotic Kasbah of Aït Benhaddou. Before Arrival to Ouarzazate you can visit the Atlas studios which host the largest movie studios in the world such as Lawrence of Arabia, Jewel of the Nile , The Mummy, Gladiator and The Man Who Would Be King. Then having Dinner and spending night in the hotel or riad.

4th Day :  Ouarzazate – Skoura  – Kelaa M’gouna – Dades valley

After breakfast, heading toward Tinghir, passing by Kasbah of Taourirt, then continue the road by crossing the beautiful oasis of the palm grove in Skoura, where you can see and visit the incredible Kasbah of Amerhidil. then to El Kelaa M’gouna (the valley of roses) where you will have your lunch, after that we drive you over the wonderful Pist “Mil Kasbah” which is accessible only on 4×4 passing by the amazing Berber villages such as “Boutaghrar” . Besides that you will have the opportunity to meet some Berber nomads whom are living in the caves . Then you will continue our road further through the Dades valley. Having dinner and Sleeping in a hotel or riad .

5th Day : Dades valley – Toudra gorge – Tinjdad – Arfoud – Merzouga

After breakfast, we will begin our journey, with exploring the marvelous Todra gorges then to the next destination which is Tinghir where you can have walk between the gorgeous oasis palm trees .then heading toward Touroug and having lunch. after that we drive via Arfoud where you will discover the marble and fossils, later continue to Merzouga where the caravan of desert (camel) will be waiting for you for an adventure in Erg Chebbi dunes. You will spend the night in a bivouac (camp in the heart of the desert), tasting Berber food, listening to the drums in a starry night and sleeping in a traditional tent (camel hair tent) in calmness and tranquility.

6th Day : Merzouga – Rissani – Alnif –Tazarin – 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 Rissani through the Ksours and kasbahs of Tafilalet . Visiting the Zaouia of  Ali El-Charif, the mausoleum of the dynasty Glaoui founder, and have walk to discover the local market and traditoinal souks in Rissani .after that heading to Ourzazate via Alnif, Tazarin, Draa valley till reaching Ouarzazate. Overnight in the hotel or riad with dinner and breakfast.

7th Day : Ouarzazate – Tizi n’Tichka – Marrakech.

After Breakfast departure toward Marrakech by crossing the high Atlas mountain through the pass of Tizi n’Tichka. Stopping along the way and enjoying the wonderful surroundings then having lunch in a berber village called ”Taddart” before your arrival to Marrakech. Dinner and breakfast in hotel or riad.

Transfer you to the Airport at your flight time.

What’s included

  • Private Transport : 4×4 , Minibus , bus,  / air-conditioned vehicles
  • Driver/Guid (Multilingual)
  • Car fuel
  • 5 Night 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