So today on this Fes Morocco Tours, we spend full day with a tour in Fez. Hence we will see craft and religious capital of Morocco. In fact, Fez was founded by Idris 1 in the twelfth century and was for years, cultural capital and focus of the Almohad. So it is one of the imperial cities with more interest in history and crafts. Moreover it’s one of the largest medina in the Arab world. Containing Madrasas, the souk (spectacular by the amount and variety of spices ) Karauin, the oldest university in the world, mosques, plazas, neighborhood Andalusians and potters , palaces and museums. Hence Fez is the artisan capital of Morocco. Finally after dinner we stay overnight at the riad.
Today after breakfast we continue our Fes Morocco Tours. Departure to the Middle Atlas Mountains . In the first place, we stop in the charming town of Ifrane, also called as Switzerland of Morocco. Then we cross the great cedar forests. We reach Midelt where we stay overnight.
Today we drive further south, we will pass the mountains of the High Atlas. Then we arrive to Errachidia, where the first big trip palm appear . In fact, these create an oasis of greenery ideal for growing all kinds of fruit trees and vegetables microclimate. Later on we reach Erfoud, the economic capital of the Tafilalet region . So in this area, the fossils abound testifying past covered by the sea. Then from here the asphalt disappears, Saharan tracks adobe reach the village of Merzouga. Finally dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Today we explore Erg Chebbi more deeply. So on this Fes Morocco Tours, we visit the town of Khamlia , we discover small villages and inhabited houses in unexpected places , far from civilization. We also visit nomads who are there and we will take you with them in the evening and leave the 4×4 camel ride to spend the night in the desert under the sky. Then overnight in nomad tents in desert.
After breakfast we departure to Risani , old Sijilmassa , sourcing center of ancient caravans from the Sahara. Then we continue journey of Fes Morocco Tours, through a semi-desert landscape , we reach the oasis of Tinghir- possibly one of the most beautiful places in Morocco .Then we pass the Todra river, impressive gorges to reach over 300m. Here we visit the village, we take the road of a thousand Kasbahs to Ouarzazate, to reach one of the most important cities of southern Morocco, known for its intense and cinematic activity, having to his credit films like Gladiator , Troy, the Mummy etc. Then visit of the kasbah of Taurirt. Finally we will enjoy dinner and we stay overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast we take the road towards Ait Ben Haddou , the queen of kasbahs (Unesco World Heritage). Later we will visit one of the most beautiful tracks of Morocco , Kasbah of Telouet ,ancient palace Glagui , Pacha Marrakech. Afterwards we continue our Fes Morocco Tours, passing through the port of highest mountain in Morocco – Tzin Tichca (2,260 m) to reach the imperial city of Marrakech. Finally we stay overnight at riad .
After breakfast we spend full day tour to visit Marrakech. In fact the stories tell that city was inhabited by a tribe on the other side of the Atlas, with large supplies of dates, and bones , born a palm . Called ” the red city ” because of the color of its walls and filled with gardens, watered by underground wells (khettaras) , which were built by the Almoravids and Saharan nomads in the eleventh century. In the first place, we will visit Menara , the Casbah, the Saadian Tombs , the Bahia Palace , the Koutoubia. Moreover Majorelle Gardens and souks, are some of the unavoidable visits. Later on a unique experience will be to discover the square ” Djemaa El Fna ” where life and activity of the city is concentrated : dancers , storytellers , jugglers , artisans , merchants, and snake charmers . Finally we stay in Marrakech overnight in local riad.
Free time until we transfer you to the airport before your flight departure. Hence this will be end of our .Fes Morocco Tours.
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