Day 1: Fes - Ifrane - Azrou - Ziz valley - Erfoud - Merzouga
Our Staff will meet you up depends on where you are: Airport/ Railway station / Hotel / Riad ..etc , drive south-eastward through the mountains and the cedar woods of the middle Atlas, passing by Moroccan Switzerland "" IFRAN", a charming ski resort and Azrou an important handicraft centre specialized in the work of cedar wood. After the Zad pass (2,178m/7,146ft) you arrive in Midelt for lunch. Afternoon you will dive to Erfoud via Errachidia and the 1000 Palms of Ziz valley dotted with palm trees.
Continuation to the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi for the desert tours, passing from the the road of Paris Dakar, the workshop of fossils, Tent of Berber Nomad who living in the solitude of the sahara, after continuation to our Hotel located near of the big dunes, Dinner and over night in hotel in Merzouga.
Day 2 : Merzouga - Rissani - Erfoud - Toudra Gorges
Wake up early to see the spectacle of the sunrise, when the color of the dunes and the play of shadows are an awesome sight. after breakfast and shower. we will start another way to Ouarzazate via the huge palm grove of Tafilalet through Rissani, you will stop in Erfoud: famous for its fossilized marbles where you will visit the workshop production of marble fossils. Continue to Todra Gorges where you will have lunch its an ideal place for walking and exploring in your own, After drive to Ouarzazat through Dades valley and the town of roses, Kelaa Mgouna we continue Through the Road of Thousand-Kasbah passing Skoura palm grove until we arrive to Ouarzazate named “Hollywood of Morocco” After visit the town of Ouarzazate : the Kasbah of Taourirt and cinema studio ; then drive to your hotel, dinner and over night.
Day 3 : Ouarzazate - Ait Benhaddou - Marrakech
In Morning after breakfast we head to Aït Benhaddou, a ‘fortified city', situated along the former caravan route between the Sahara and Marrakech. It is situated on a hill along the Ouarzazate River and boasts some beautiful examples of Kasbahs, some of which remain inhabited. Granted UNESCO World Heritage listing, the site had been the setting for many films including Lawrence of Arabia and Gladiator. After stop for lunch then continue to Marrakech over one the highest mountain passes of the Atlas, Tizi-n-Tischka (2260 meters). We will rest and drink Moroccan Tea also known as Berber Whisky. And night in your hotel. End of our services.
Tour Inclusions & Exclusions:
- A comfy 4wd, fuel costs.
- An English Speaking driver.
- One night in desert tent "on Half Board".
- Excursion of Camel to the desert camp,
- One night in Ouarzazat on "Half Board"
- Lunches, Drinks, Accommodation in Marrakech
Distance and duration:
860 km (round trip)
3 Days Fez / Marrakech