On this Morocco Best Desert Tours, we will pick you up at 8:00 in Marrakech and drive towards Ouarzazate. Hence passing through the Tizi ‘n’ Tichka pass at 2260 m over the High Atlas Mountains. In the first place, you will enjoy the landscapes and the beauty of Berber villages. We will visit Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, is the largest Kasbah in Morocco. Moreover it is a UNESCO historical site. This famous kasbah was used as a backdrop for more than 20 film). Afterwards, will have lunch at the Kasbah before we continue to Dades valley via Ouarzazate. In fact, it is called the Hollywood of Africa. Then you will pass along the Road of the thousand Kasbahs, before stopping at Kalaat Mgouna. It is well-known for roses and its annual festival during May.
Finally on this Morocco Best Desert Tours, we spend this night in the heart of the Dades Gorge. In local riad/guest house with dinner and breakfast.
After breakfast in the riad we’ll drive on this Morocco Best Desert Tours, through the valley to see rock formation “the monkey toes”. Then, leaving the Dades valley towards Tinghir and the Todra valley. We’ll see panoramic views of the old mud Berber villages overlooking the valley. Arriving at the Gorge you’ll walk under the 300 m high red cliff, where many Rock-climbers come to enjoy their preferred sport. Then continuing on to Erfoud and Rissani where we’ll have lunch. Afterwards, we’ll leave for the village of Merzouga where your camel will be waiting you.
You’ll be welcomed with a glass of mint tea and a desert scarf before your camel-ride starts heading into the mysterious sand-sea of the Erg-Chebbi, guided by an experienced camel guide of course. Finally, after one hour and half you will get to the highest sand dunes in morocco to see one of the best sunsets in your life. After that you well get to our nomadic berber tents where you will have dinner, camp fire, drum party and over night stay in the desert.
Your camel guide will wake you up to see the sunrise. Then you’ll peacefully camel-trek back to the village of Merzouga appreciating the unique beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi dunes – changing with the light as the day progresses. Afterward, arriving back in Merzouga and after breakfast and hot shower in the guesthouse. Then we’ll leave to Fes via Errachidia along the magnificent Ziz Gorges. In the first place, it is carved through volcanic rock, and through the Tizi Ntalghamt pass to Midelt.
Stopping in Zaida to enjoy a barbecue and refresh with a glass of mint tea, before continuing our Morocco Best Desert Tours, to Azrou. It is a Berber village in the Middle Atlas Mountains, where we’ll stop to see the Barbarian apes in the cedar forest. Then we continue to Ifrane called the French village or the Switzerland of morocco. There will stop for a picture or a drink before arriving at your accommodation in Fes where you will have dinner and breakfast.
After breakfast in your riad, you will start exploring Fes the “the Sprititual City of Morocco”. In the first place, you will spend the whole morning exploring the Medina and its alleys; visiting most of the sites with cultural and historical interest. In the first place, including the famous Al Karaouine Mosque and University (the oldest in the world), the Medrasa Bouanania, the Tanneries and the Najjarine fountain. Then after lunch in Morocco Best Desert Tours, we will drive you outside the Medina to see the Royal Palace gate. You will walk through the Jewish quarter “the Mellah”, and then visit the pottery cooperative. In the afternoon, we will drive you to one of the fortresses. Where to experience an amazing panoramic view of the whole Medina of Fes. Finally overnight accommodation at the same riad .
After breakfast in your accommodation we will drive to Chefchaouen passing by Meknes and Volubilis . In Meknes, another significant imperial city in Morocco. Moreover, it is known as the Ismaili capital of Morocco, you will see the famous gate Bab Mansour, the Sahrij Souani Bassin, and the Mulay Ismail Mausoleum. After lunch, your journey continues to the Roman city of Volubilis. There you will get a chance to see the wonderfully preserved original mosaics, Roman road, and city layout. Afterwards, as you travel through the Moroccan countryside. We will pass by the Holy City of Moulay Idriss for a photo opportunity. Then lunch in the way and get to the blue city where the Morocco Best Desert Tours end.