- Tour Details :
New Year’s Eve Tours in Morocco 5 Days/ 4 Nights from Marrakech, you will have a chance in this occasion to celebrate the New Year’s Eve under the stars in the middle of the Sahara desert of Morocco. The 5 Days / 4 nights tour from Marrakech to Marrakech, let us take you to explore the best of Southern Morocco such as : the beautiful Atlas mountains, Oases covered with lush palms, centuries old Kasbahs, mud-brick Berber villages, a wild landscape made of gorges, and unforgettable night in an equipped camp with tents a under the view of millions of stars, in the middle of the dunes of the Sahara desert where you will celebrate the new year’s Eve and have fun with the music and drums
- Tour Schedule:
28th DEC: Marrakech – Ait Ben Haddou – Skoura – Dades Gorges
The New Year’s Eve tours will start from Marrakech where you will meet your driver/guide and drive south-eastwards via the fascinating landscapes of the Atlas Mountains Tizi-n-Tishka Pass (2260 m Altitude) where you will see Berber farmers working on their terraced farms, and herding sheep till we get to the most famous Kasbah in Morocco, Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah. The fortified village and Kasbah is situated in the hills along the Ounila River. It has been an UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987. Many films have been produced in the Kasbah including: The Message, The Mummy, Alexander and Babel. From here you will head to the city of Ouarzazate which is known as the Hollywood of Morocco. Then we carry on the Dades Valley through the Palmery of Skoura and the Roses Valley, check into the Hotel in Dades gorges.
30th DEC: Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Erfoud – Merzouga
After breakfast we’ll drive up a bit further to the Dades gorges passing through a spectacular sight made of mountains formed like Monkey-Fingers then set off to see the panoramic view of Dades gorges road. After we will drive back through the same way to join the road to Todra Gorges or the so called The Grand Canyons of Morocco it’s an ideal place for walking and exploring on your own, then continue the road by crossing the Tinjdad Palms trees, where you can have lunch. After that we drive you via Erfoud which is known by fossils and marbles then have a visit to one of the Carrier. We continue to our hotel located right next to the golden sands. Check into your hotel
31st DEC: Merzouga – Rissani – Erg Chebbi- Merzouga (New Year Party)
Following breakfast, we will take you to the traditional Souk (Market) of Rissani, where the local people shop 3 times a week. From Rissani you will venture to the village of Khamlia where you will experience the sound and dance of African Gnawa Music. After working up an appetite you will enjoy an authentic Berber pizza in the village. Following lunch you will back to your hotel in Merzouga where you will meet your next mode of transportation, camels. You will ride your camel for approximately an hour and a half, to the tent in the Berber Camp situated in the dunes. Here you will experience the life of a nomad, after dinner the New Year celebration starts with Berber folklore and Gnawa Musicians around fire camp and enjoy the sound of Berber music with drums.
1st JAN: Merzouga Erg Chebbi – Rissani – Alnif – Tazarin – Valley Draa – Ouarzazate
Weak up to see the sunrise, return by camels to the hotel after breakfast departure to Marrakech passing from Rissani in order to visit the big Souk in the south of Morocco, after continue the way towards Alnif, Tazarine Oasis, N’kob and the Draa Valley. Next, way to Ouarzazate via the small Berber villager named Agdez and the mountains of the Anti-Atlas (1660m high). Overnight in Ouarzazate
2nd JAN: Ouarzazate – Film Studio – The pass of Tizi n’Tichka – Marrakech
After Breakfast we will have a pet stop to visit the African Hollywood and the Cinema Studios, Not far from the Cinemas you will stop by the Kasbah of Taourirt, then we will be heading toward Marrakech by crossing the high Atlas Mountain through the Pass of Tizi n’Tichka 2260m. Stopping along the way and enjoying the wonderful surroundings then arrival to Marrakech and end of our desert trips in Morocco.
What’s included & what’s not included in our 5 Days / 4 Nights Marrakech to Marrakech New Year’s Eve tours in Morocco
What is Included:
- A comfy Transportation with A/C and fuel costs.
- An English Speaking driver/guide.
- One night in Hotel of Dades Gorges. On Half Board
- One night in Erg Chebbi hotel with Half Board
- One night in a Berber tent. On Half Board
- Camel ride to the desert camp,
- New Year eve party with Berber folklore.
- One night in Hotel of Ouarzazate. On Half Board
- 4 dinners & 4 breakfasts,
What is Included:
- Lunches & Drinks,
- Accommodation in Marrakech
- Flight Ticket & Tips