TOURS FROM MARRAKECH.
4 DAYS FROM MARRAKECH TO THE DESERT
DAY 1- MARRAKECH – OUARZAZATE – SKOURA – VALLE Y GARGANTAS DEL DADES
We will pick you up from your hotel / riad accommodation in Marrakech or at the airport, and we will begin our tour through the impressive High Atlas mountains and the Tiz-in-Tichka port (the largest in the south of the country and reaching 2260m). We will stop, all the way, to enjoy the extraordinary views that the route shows us, to relax and take pictures of these magnificent sites. We will continue our journey until we reach the capital of the Ouarzazate cinema, where after eating and resting, we will continue, again, the trip until we reach the town of Skoura, which is located in the heart of the valley of the palms, an extensive and labyrinthine oasis , whose exuberant vegetation wraps precious secret kasbahs. In addition we can make a visit to your kasbah. After this we will continue the path from the beautiful Valley of Roses to the valley of Dades, where we will visit its magnificent gorges of Dades.
DAY 2- VALLE DEL DADES – TODRA’S GIRLS – ERFOUD -MERZOUGA- DESERT ERG CHEBBI
Breakfast and departure through the banks of Boulmane, where a road full of kasbahs (citadel) and ksour (fortresses or castles), whose landscape is very different and beautiful. Around us we find stony plateaus where the camels graze. After a tour full of ksour, oasis and palm trees we will arrive at Tineghir known for the spectacular gorges of Todra where the Todra River channel has formed a vertical wall gorge of enormous proportions and great beauty. Then we will go to Erfoud, the capital of the city of fossils, and after passing through Rissani, we will arrive at the dunes of Erg chebbi Merzouga. Once arrived at the hotel we will remove what we do not need and we will ride on camels that will take us to the heart of the desert, there we will enjoy the sunset view. Then we will follow the path to the high dunes where the Haimas camp is located, arrive at the haimas camp, then we will have dinner there and spend the night under a sky full of stars.
DAY 3- MERZOUGA-RISSANI- THE VALLE DEL DRAA – OUARZAZATE
Morning return to the hotel on camels for breakfast and take a shower. Then we will go to Rissani, capital of the Alaouit dynasty and first imperial city, whose market (Souk) is considered the largest in the south of Morocco, and to which the nomads of the surrounding area come to sell their livestock and buy the goods. what do you need. A stop in this wonderful market will be a good idea so we will try to make it to buy something to keep it as a souvenir, in addition we will try to taste its famous Berber pizza. After this we will again take the road to Ouarzazate passing through the Draa Valley, where the longest river in Morocco runs, we will make another stops in this valley to appreciate the fabulous adobe kasbahs and Berber villages that dot the route and the interesting geological formations of the Draa Valley.
DAY 4- OUARZAZATE – AIT BEN HADDOU – MARRAKECH
Ouarzazate is already as you know the capital of cinema in Morocco, so we will try to visit their film studios, where many famous Hollywood films have been filmed. So we will continue to visit the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, classified World Heritage by UNESCO, and where they have located series and films such as Asterix & Obelix, Babel, Lawrence of Arabia … etc. Free time to walk around the kasbah and climb to its summit to contemplate the views. Again, we will cross the mountains of the Great Atlas with their incredible views. Arrival in Marrakech in the afternoon.
- Transportation with a Spanish-speaking driver at your disposal during all days of the trip.
- Accommodation with half board (Dinner and breakfast) nights in hotels, except dinner in Marrakeh, only breakfast.
- Excursion in dromedaries through the desert and sleep in jaimas Berber in the desert.
- Transfers to the airports. Know and see very important wetlands over the country.
IT DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Midday meals
- Drinks at meals.
- Entrances to monuments.
- Tips and various personal expenses.