Tour Itinerary : 6 day Marrakech Desert tour
28.12.2020 Marrakech Sightseeing Trip:
Start our Morocco 6 day Marrakech Desert tour . On first day Take the Marrakech Day trip. Is arranged with a local English speaking tour guide. who will meet you at your accommodation around 9 a.m. He will take you to explore Marrakech (red city ). For your confort, Our Marrakech sightseeing tour includes:
Jemaa Fna square: It is a UNESCO site and one of the famous squares in the world. Wandering with your guide. you will see many story tellers. Snake charmers, musicians and water tellers mostly in the morning.
In the afternoon, the square gets full with food stalls with different kind of Moroccan food. Around the sunse. we suggest you go for a drink in one of the Cafe terraces overlooking the Jemaa Fna square. that gets iluminated by the lamplights and panels with the number or names of stall owners.
Souks & Medina Alleyways: Wander with your guide to explore how talent Marrakech handcrafters are. See how hard and proud they work to make objects as they their ancestors have. From metal such as lamps, from wool skin such as leather bags…Etc.
Marrakech Landmarks: Places, Bahia and Badi, Gardens: Majorelle & Menara, Marrakech Meuseum. Ben Youssef Medrasa (Closed for restoration), Almoravod Koubba, Saadian Tombs, Koutoubia mosque..Etc.
29.12.2020 Marrakeh-Tizi n’Tichka pass- Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah-Ouarzazate:
Collect you From the Riad. In the direction to Ouarzazate crossing the High Atlas and the incredible port of Tizi n’Tichka at 2260 meters high. Great mountain range full of extraordinary landscapes that we will cross admiring the Berber territory with small typical towns. fortresses, etc.
We will make a stop at the Argan Oil Cooperative. To see how this slow and laborious oil is extracted. Moroccan berber womens develop this work.
We will continue along the track to reach the magical town Ait Ben Haddou. The ksar ( palace ) the best preserved status of World Heritage. declared by UNESCO. Its homes highly ornate adobe clusters within a strong defensive wall and reinforced on turrets. This spectacular kasbah, built with mud and stones. one of most magical places in Morocco.
After lunch continue our Road to Ouarzazate considered as the great desert door. Since it is the intermediate point that unites the mountains and the desert. also known as of Morocco Hollyoud. Because of its location and it’s perfect environment to record movies. due to its arid land environment. One of the charms is its medina.
The old part of the city with its many alleys full of life and the central square turned into a fantastic place to enjoy the daily life of its people. Also, a strong point is Taourirt kashbas. Fortified palace where getting lost in its rooms connected by labyrinthine corridors. From the top of its towers we have a Medina panoramic and impressive view . Dinner and accommodation.
30.12.2020 Ouarzazate-Dades valley-Kasbah Amridil-Skoura-Merzouga Desert :
On our Day 3 we will go to Draa Valley. Most exotic destinations in the South of Morocco and the largest in the country. Where the culture, architecture and way of life are totally different from the European one. A great source of surprises. The kasbahs, the ksur are the maximum attraction since they emerge from the same arid land. These buildings that happen along the valley liven up the landscape with their beautiful constructions. Once we have eaten Lunch.
Continue our Road for two hours. Reach Merzouga impressive dunes. where we will have a welcome tea while we rest, dinner and accommodation at the hotel take the Quad Biking above Biggest Merzouga Sand dunes to enjoy Sunset.
31.12.2020 Merzouga Desert Tour-Erg chebbi tour- Camel Trekking- Enjoy New year Party in Sahara:
Take a berber breakfast. Start your Merzouga adventure. explore Sahara Desert Morocco. Stretch of fine sand desert where natural scenes become an unforgettable landscape bordering Algeria. And connecting with the track of the old Paris-Dakar. continue along the track making several stops such as in Tissardmin Oasis.
we will take a visit at a nomadic tents in the area. where we will share a tea and learn some secrets About Nomads life and customs. Another obligatory stop is in Khamlia Village. (people from black Africa, where they will make us enjoy their traditional music (gnawa) while having a delicious tea.And have time for lunch in the area.
In Afternoon Back to Riad free tim for resting. And they prepare the camels for us. to take you to cross the Great Merzouga Dunes. During one hour. on the half journey we will be able to take pictures in the heart Of Sahara Desert. An Amazing experience. When night falls you will see that the desert takes a very different colors and weather It changes as it refreshes a lot depending on the time you go.
Enjoy rhythm berber Youth singing and playing with Drums. They will serve us dinner, and of course the big bonfire will keep us company until bedtime. So without any worries the best thing is enjoy this magical and authentic night under the starry sky of the desert. Special New Years dinner and accommodation in Desert camp.
01.01.2021 Sahara-Ziz valley-Boulaajoul-Cedar forest-Ifrane-Fez :
This morning we’ll get up extra early to see the spectacular sunrise. Gradually as the sun appears over the horizon. The desert sand glows with a reddish colour. Before shifting to shades of yellow as the sun comes further up.
After leaving the desert behind we return on camels. We Have to cross the Palm Grove of Tafilalet. The largest palm grove in the world, with about 800,000 date palms. Firstly it´s off to Rissani; very famous for its souk and for being the last commercial stop before the desert. This proud and dignified city has a special atmosphere we can almost breathe in as we stroll through the markets. Rissani has something not found in any other place of Morocco.twilight ambience owing to its roofs that filter the late sun into an explosion colours and rich outstanding smells of the combination of spices so well-known.
Our route continue to Fes passing through the beautiful Ziz Valley; a magical place where the life makes an expression due to its people. Its palm trees and their way of life that makes us remember the pure life in full nature. on the way we will go to see a group of kasbahs .
Continue to Midelt which is famous for its mineral mines. From there we will continue to Ifrane. where we will find ourselves in a European Alpine setting; green, leafy and fresh; built by the French. Just a few kilometres further we will find ourselves within the legendary Azrou cedar forest. Where curious gaze of the Barbary monkeys that live in the forest will not fail to impress. The National Park of Ifrane is the largest of Morocco and we will be able to contemplate the incredible Atlas cedars trees. some more than 100 years old. The grand, majestic and imposing oaks darken the road creating a mysterious atmosphere and the Gouraud Cedar is the most famous of the Atlas for its imposing antiquity. We will continue through the Middle Atlas until we reach Fes mid-afternoon.
02.01.2021 Fes-Rif Mountains-Chefchaouen-back to Fes :
Your driver will pick you up from your accommodation at 8:30AM and drive to Chefchaouen (bleu city) one of Morocco’s popular tourist attraction and welcoming town situated in the Rif Mountains just south of the Mediterranean coastline in northwest Morocco. This nice bleu city is known for its traditional buildings. Enjoy a walk to explore the white and blue washed walls of the medina and the markets that offer some unique native handicrafts. Chefchaouen is a fantastic destination for photography with its wonderful views of the Rif Mountains. Back to Fez in the afternoon. Expected to get to Fez around 07:00 PM. End our Morocco 6 day Marrakech Desert tour .
- Pick up from hotel / airport.
- Transport 4 × 4 / Minibus Ac.
- Driver/guide speaks English .
- Guided tour in Marrakech and Fez
- Hotels / Riads in M / P regime.
- Night in camp c in M / P regime.
- Camel Desert excursion (one per person).
- Midday meals.
- Entrances to Touristique monuments.
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