The tour starts from Marrakech at 8:00 am by picking you up your hotel/riad or airport, we will drive through the Atlas mountains stopping for photos of the Berber villages ,Then we'll s visit 17th-century kasbah in the town of Telouet in our way.
We'll drive in the direction of Ouarzazate where we will visit both ( the UNESCO protected Ait ben Haddou kasbah and kasbah Taourirt) , one of the most stunning Kasbahs in this area. Afterward, we will drive to Skoura, a city that overlooks several different lovely kasbahs especially the standing 18th century Kasbah of Ameridhil, then we’ll get to KalaatMgouna - visit the lovely rose valley-.
On our way in Dades gorge where you'll enjoy seeing Many Berber villages and the unique rock formation “the monkey toes”. and the amazing dads gorges and its crazy road( Tissdrine) where you'll watch the sunset.Dinner and overnight in a very local riad.
Today will be the epic day of this 4 days desert tour. After breakfast at the riad, we’ll go to todgha gorges where you will have free time to enjoy the panoramic views of Berber villages overlooking the valley and walk under the 300m high cliff, where many rock-climbers come to enjoy their best sport. Then your journey continues to Merzouga passing through tinjdad (lunchtime) Erfoud and er-rissani while enjoying the great landscapes of Sahara Oasis.
After a glass of mint tea you'll have the time to relax and feel the desert serenading you in the riad , you can take a walk in Merzouga village in the end of this exiting day you’ll admire one of the best sunsets in the world .Overnight in your riad.
We will wake up early in the morning to see the sunrise and return to get breakfast in your riad .today you’ll see our lifestyle.
We will go all the way around the dunes via the oasis of MERZOUGA, to the nomadic depository, KHAMLIA village (a truly an African village) you’ll visit the Gnawa people, to experience their music and culture.
Not far away there’s the lac of Merzouga, with its bird , then you’ll leave for Rissani -Sijilmassa - it's a historical city and birthplace of a lot of kings in Morocco history, also it was the meeting place for the African caravans.
Here you’ll walk through the souk, selling spices, vegetables, and clothes. At Lunch time you can have a local pizza. We’ll return to your desert camp to pass the night where you will have a free afternoon to watch the sunset and walk on Merzouga village to meet locals and many other tourists all over the world.
After breakfast in the village of Merzouga you'll admir the unique beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi sand dunes. you’ll leave for fes through ziz valley, first erfoud known for its fossils .then the Ziz Gorges provide a rocky passage brings to Tafilalt oases.
Passing by errachidia, our trip continues alongside the trailing edge of the Cedar Forest to - Azrou - which in the local Berber means “rock,-located up a steep hill through a variety of woods to the famed cedar forests inhabited by endangered Barbary Apes. Next stop is ifran a Tidy, ordered and modern city, that feels more like Switzerland relocated to the Middle Atlas .
In late afternoon you will be driven to FES for where Your 4 days desert tour from Marrakech ends.
Julie and Mark, June 2018, Brazil
Matthias and Shanthi, April 2017, United Kingdom
Robert and his family, March 2017, USA
Sarah, September 2018, United States
nick and his father, May 2018, Holland