Best of Marrakech morocco desert tours
- Explore UNESCO site of Ait Benhaddou
- Explore Dades and Todra gorges
- Exploring Sahara desert in Merzouga
- Camel trek in Sahara desert
- Visit Fes
- Visit Chefchaouen
PROGRAM 4 DAY TOUR FROM MARRAKECH TO CHEFCHAOUEN
DAY 1 :MARRAKECH – KASBAH AIT BEN HADDOU -OUARZAZATE – DADES VALLEY :
Enjoy your Marrakech morocco desert tours, we will pick you up at 8:00 in Marrakech. Then drive towards Ouarzazate, through the Tizi ‘n’ Tichka pass at 2260 m over the High Atlas Mountains. You will enjoy the landscapes and the beauty of Berber villages. Then visit Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou which is the largest Kasbah in Morocco. Furthermore, it is a UNESCO historical site(this famous kasbah was used as a backdrop for more than 20 film). You will have lunch at the Kasbah Before we continue to Dades valley via Ouarzazate, called as the Hollywood of Africa.
Later on this Marrakech morocco desert tours, we 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, we spend this night in the heart of the Dades Gorge in local riad/guest house with dinner and breakfast.
DAY 2 :DADES VALLEY – TODRA GORGES – MERZOUGA AND CAMEL TREK:
Today after breakfast in the riad, we’ll drive through the valley to see rock formation “the monkey toes”. Leaving the Dades valley towards Tinghir and the Todra valley we’ll see panoramic views of the old mud Berber villages overlooking the valley. Then 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. We’ll leave for the village of Merzouga, where your camel will be waiting you.
Later on, 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. 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 will get to our nomadic berber tents where on this Marrakech morocco desert tours, you will have dinner, camp fire, drum party and overnight stay in the desert.
DAY 3 :MERZOUGA DESERT -ZIZ VALLEY – CEDAR FOREST – FES :
So today 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. Arriving back in Merzouga and after breakfast and hot shower in the guesthouse. Afterwards, we’ll leave to Fes via Errachidia along the magnificent Ziz Gorges carved through volcanic rock. Then through the Tizi Ntalghamt pass to Midelt, we’ll stop in Zaida to enjoy a barbecue and refresh with a glass of mint tea. Later on, you will continue to Azrou, a Berber village in the Middle Atlas Mountains, where we’ll stop to see the Barbarian apes in the cedar forest.
We continue to Ifrane called the French village or the Switzerland of morocco, stopping for a picture or a drink before arriving at your accommodation. Finally in Fes you will have dinner and breakfast, finish of Marrakech morocco desert tours for that day.
DAY 4 : EXPLORING FES IN THE MORNING THEN DRIVE TO CHEFCHAOUEN
This day you will have all the morning to explore Fes. After seeing the main highlights in the oldest city you will have lunch in a retauranrestaurantMedina. Then drive north , after few hours you will get to Chefchaouen where your Marrakech morocco desert tours end.