8 Days Walking in the Berber lands. Marrakech (Djemaa el Fna). Todra and Dades Gorges. Camel and sunset from a high dune, Khaimah and Berber music live. Palm groves, lakes and mountains …
Marrakech – Telouet – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Skoura – Boutaghrar – Dades Gorge – Todra Gorges – Tinghir – Erfoud – Merzuga – Rissani – Draa Valley – Zagora
Collection in the airport and move to the hotel, according to arrival time possible to visit the city, the famous Square Jemaa El Fna (Jamaa El Fna, Djemaa El Fna).
2-day: Marrakech – Telouet – Ait Ben Haddou
We will leave early in the morning, we head for a spectacular journey through the meandering roads of port called Tizi n’Tichka acrossing the High Atlas at an altitude of 2260m, we enjoy the spectacular views that this port offers while observing various Berber villages of the same color as the earth.
On the way we turn down a runway to reach the kasbah of Telouet, the most popular of all the great walled enclosures of southern Morocco from where people contemplate the ideal place to take pictures.
After the visit will we follow the road to Ait Ben Haddou kasbah and we contemplate different Berber villages. Ait Ben Haddou, rather shocking, will be our final trip of the day.Dinner and overnight.
3-day: Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Skoura – Boutaghrar
In the morning visit the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, sand castle bordered by almond trees where have made films such as Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven, Obelix, Sahara to Penelope Cruz.
Cross Ounila river to take a walk through the labyrinthine alleys of the fortified village and climb to the top of the hill to enjoy the spectacular views of the whole. After the visit we continue to Ouarzazate where we take a walk around the lake.
Follow “the Road of the Thousand Kasbahs” to Skoura a large palm grove where the Kasbahs are in a deplorable state, outside the city opens a track toward the mountains of M’Goun enjoying landscapes and Berber villages to reach Boutaghrar.
Dinner and overnight
4-day: Boutaghrar – Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Tinghir
In the morning visit the fortified Glaoui kasbha within a walled town. Next, we head to the known and twisty road, once here visit the area on foot with the possibility to refresh in the river.
We continue in the direction of Tinghir, to visit its streets full of different shops. We will continue to Todra where we can enjoy the valley with dense palm groves and Berber villages of adobe.
Dinner and overnight.
5-day: Gorges of Todra – Erfoud – Merzuga
After breakfast possible visit to palm grove. Then we head to the impressive Todra Gorges, in this area the water has carved a canyon whose walls can reach more than 300m above sea level, once here visit the area on foot with the possibility to refresh in the river.
Retake the road to Merzouga. On the way we pass the town of Erfoud where we visit a fossil workshop. After the visit we drive to the sea of Merzouga dunes where camels wait us to
move to the khaimah located in the desert among the dunes of Erg Chebbi, where we expect a fantastic sunset and dinner followed by a typical evening with music from the desert nomads.
At night we can see thousand of stars. Enjoying the lack of light pollution.
6-day: Merzuga – Rissani – Draa Valley – Zagora
Great early start to watch the sunrise from the summit of the highest dunes in Morocco.
Camels wait to transport us the hotel to give us a good shower and a good breakfast. We will visit the ancient capital of the sultans of Morocco Rissani, and a stroll through the famous markets in the area.
Continue the route through the Draa Valley, nearly 200 km long, while both we can contemplate the palm grove, cultivated fields, kasbahs …
Into the sunset we will arrive at Zagora “the door of the desert” with the possibility of visiting the town. Dinner and overnight.
7-day: Zagora – Ouarzazate – Marrakech
After breakfast we will leave Zagora and cross the Draa Valley, the largest in Morocco, to Agdz (Agdez) and the Ouarzazate of thousand palm trees with traditional Berber villages. Stops for panoramic photos. We pass through the village of AGDZ (Agdez) and cross the Anti Atlas mountains to return back to the Red City, again through the High Atlas and its spectacular views. Arrive in the afternoon to Marrakech.
Accommodation in hotel or riad
8-day: Marrakech – End Of Trips
Move to the airport, and wish that the trip should be satisfactory.
What is included:
• Transfers to and from airport
• Rover 4X4 with conditioned air, driver and diesel.
• Travel guide for everyday.
• Hotels or riyadh, comfortable and charming the whole tour (with bathroom in the room).
• Accommodation with half board (breakfast and dinner).
• Tour haima, camels (one in person) and night in the desert (with breakfast and dinner).
• Maximum car occupancy is 5.
What’s no Included:
• Airline Tickets and the airport rate.
• Midday meal and all drinks.
• Entrance fees to museums and monuments.
• Personal extras.