This desert tour will give you a sense of the rich culture of Morocco as you travel to exciting locations. See the many attractions that draw thousands of people from across the world.
The first day of the tour begins after breakfast as your driver will pick you up from your hotel in Marrakech. You will travel to Ouarzazate by crossing the High Atlas Mountains at Tzi n’Tichhka. Upon arriving at Ouarzazate, we will visit film studios and Kasbah Taourirt before enjoying a local lunch. Then, we continue on the road to the Valley of Roses to spend a fantastic night.
After a good sleep, you will get a tasty breakfast before visiting Dades Gorge. You will continue on the road to Merzouga by crossing Boumalne Dades and visiting Todgha Gorge. The gorge is situated on the east side of the High Atlas Mountains in Morocco. We will have lunch on the road as we continue to Merzouga. Ride a camel to our camp for the night to watch the sunset.
In the morning, you will go for another camel ride to watch the sunrise before having breakfast. It is then time to head to Ait Ben Haddou by the Draa Valley where you will see more beautiful landscapes. We will have lunch on the road and pass through Berber villages and flat desert. On arrival to Ait Ben Haddou, enjoy dinner and overnight at your hotel.
After breakfast, you will have a visit of Ksar Ait Ben Hadou, where you will discover the culture and beautiful landscape of the village. It is a striking example of southern Moroccan architecture. Inside the defensive walls, which are reinforced by angle towers and pierced with a baffle gate, houses crowd together. Some are modest while others resemble small urban castles with their high angle towers and upper sections decorated with motifs in clay brick.This is a registered UNESCO World Heritage Centre. We will then have lunch on the road as we return to Marrakech.
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