An unforgotten full week in Southern Morocco to explore the dunes of Marzouga, one of the most beautiful landscapes and Berber villages in the world; a great adventure awaits, with the meeting of a thousand year old landscapes of which you will never be weary. You will cross the valley of roses, Atlases and Gorges before finally reaching the desert. Camels take you to a nomad camp where a night of stars awaits you before leaving for the visit of Agdz and Ouarzazate a perfect step where you can visit the famous Kasbah of Tourirt and you will be able to meander to Ait Benhaddou a magnificent fortified village. We will guide you from beginning to end, ensuring transport from the Medina of Marrakech and the airport. After the tour you will have a free day to visit Marrakech.
Day 1: Desert Tour Marrakech Fez 4 Nights 5 Days.
We will leave Marrakech at 7:00 a.m. and pass through the Atlas Mountains, 200 km through the high Atlas Mountains in Morocco. At 08h30 we will have a short stop for breakfast at the foot of the mountains in Tadart Village. After that we’ll drive to ‘Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah’ where we will have a long stop to explore “The Ksar of Aït-ben-Haddou,” which has been on the World Heritage List of UNESCO since 1987, and where many movies have been filmed, such as: Gladiator, 2000; Alexander, 2004; Lawrence of Arabia, 1962; Sodom and Gomorrah, 1962; The Man Who Would Be King, 1975.
After we visit Aït-ben-Haddou kasbah we will drive to Ouarzazate city, which is the capital of cinema in Morocco, and stop there for lunch. We will then drive to the Tinghir city where we will spend our first night in a hotel.
After breakfast we will drive to Todgha to explore the Todra Gorge, and then go to Tinjdad village where we will stop for lunch. After lunch we will pass through Arfoud and Rissani to the Marzouga desert where we will go to the Kasbah Palais to relax by the swimming pool and drink Berber tea. Around 17h30 we will ride camels to the tents in the dunes, and should arrive there around 18h30. Once we arrive we will drink Berber tea with the nomadic people in their camp and then we’ll go over the dunes to see the sunset. We will start the night with dinner in the camp, music around the fire, and sleep in the tents.
We will wake up early in the morning to see the sunrise and afterwards ride camels back to Merzouga to the hotel for breakfast and taking a shower. After that we will have many photo opportunities on our drive to Errachidia city where we will have a short stop. From Errachidia we will drive to Midelt and there we will stop for lunch. After lunch we will drive to Ifrazn and pass Timahdite village and Azrou city, and then to Ifrane city we will have 20 min for rest. We will then drive to Fes where we will spend the night at a hotel.
We will leave from Fes at 8h30 a.m. and drive to Meknes city where we will stop for a 1 hour visit in the old city. After that we will drive to El Hajeb city where we will stop for lunch and then drive to Ben Mellal city. On our way we will pass the cities of Mrirt, Khenifra, Tighssaline, Aït Shak, Zaouit Cheikh and Kasbatadla, then we will arrive at our hotel where we will stay the last night.
We will wake up at 9h00 a.m. for breakfast and have one last visit in Ain Asardoun after driving back to Marrakech.
(We can also start this tour from Fez city)
Your adventure awaits!
Discover Morocco Tours
Discover Morocco Tours is a full service travel company based in Marrakech, Morocco. The company was created to show our clients worldwide the authenticity of Morocco that is deeply rooted in culture and history. Our experienced native guides are fluent in English, french and spanish,Berber. Our goal is to provide our customers with quality services and excellent experiences.