3 DAYS TOUR FROM MARRAKECH TO MERZOUGA DESERT
Explore Merzouga Desert in a 3 Days Tour DESERT TOUR:
- Watching the Atlas mountains and crossing Tizi N tichka pass .
- Ait Benhaddou and film studios in Ouarzazate are good places to visit.
- Explore Dades and Todra gorges
- In Merzouga we will have an experience in Sahara desert.
- Enjoy riding camels through the desert.
- Visit Erfoud and Rissani
Itinerary FOR; 3 DAYS TOUR FROM MARRAKECH TO DESERT AND FES :
Day1: MARRAKECH – KASBAH AIT BEN HADDOU – OUARZAZATE – DADES GORGES
Our first day of this tour starts early in the morning , and we will take you from Marrakech and head to Ouarzazate through Tizi N tichka pass (2260 m) which is the highest road pass in Morocco. Then we will have a delicious lunch in the largest Kasbah in Morocco that is Ait Ben Haddou – and it is a UNESCO Kasabah.
After that we will visit local Kasbah and famous films studios in Ouarzazate or what is called “The Hollywood of Africa “.
Also the road of thousands Kasbahs will take us to the famous “Kalaat Mgouna ” which is well known for its annual festival of Roses that takes place every year in May.
We will stop at a local hotel in Dades Gorges to stay in with dinner and breakfast and by this our first day will be finished.
Day2: DADES VALLEY – TODRA GORGE – MERZOUGA
Our plan for the second day is exploring the Dades valley after having breakfast at the hotel . So we will visit the “monkey toes” which are magnificent rock formation and it is good to explore it.
Also in order to arrive to Todra valley and Todra Gorges we will drive through Tinghir. These places are so beautiful and their views are amazing.
After that it is exciting to visit Erfoud which is called The capital of fossils and we will have a Berber lunch in Rissani.
We will go to Merzouga where we start riding camels trek in the desert with a desert camels guide and enjoy the wonderful desert views.
The end of this day will be by having dinner and staying the night under desert stars in traditional nomadic tents .
Day3: MERZOUGA DESERT – MIDELT – AZROU – FES
You will be waken up very early by the camel man to watch the lovely sunrise at the desert and of course you will admire this magical view .
Then we will go back to the hotel on camels to have breakfast then to carry on our journey to Fes.
To reach Midelt in the Atlas mountains we will go through Tizi N Talghamt pass. In order to watch the barbarian apes we will visit the local cedar forest in Azrou.
A city called ” Switzerland of Morocco ” or Ifrane which has a beautiful architecture, is our last place to visit before finishing our guided journey by driving to Fes.
The price includes:
- Pick up from your Riad /hotel airport.
- Transport in comfortable A/C vehicle English/Spanish/French speaking guide/driver.
- Accommodation in hotels / riads.
- night in the desert camp in the middle of the dunes
- Fuel for the entire journey.
- Drop off at your hotel at the end of the tour.
The price Not includes:
- Lunches and drinks.
- Entry fees for museums, monuments and attractions
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