Fes To Marrakech
DAY 1 : FEZ – IFRAN – AZROU – MIDELT :
In the morning we will go from Fez into the mountains to a region known as Imouzzer, which is blanketed by forests of cedar, juniper and cork oak. the area is well known for having abundant wildlife and we may see many types of birds, wild boar and Barbary apes on our scenic drive. Then the road will start climb into the Middle Atlas Mountains we may see the slopes dotted by the tents and goat herds of nomadic Berbers who call this rugged region home. We arrive to Midelt where we will spend the night in a hotel.
DAY 2 : MIDELT – ERRACHIDIA – ZIZ VALLEY – ERFOUD – MERZOUGA :
After the breakfast we continue on mountain roads overlooking the wide flowing Oued Ziz. Passing Kasbahs and palm groves we pass through the adobe colored city of Er-Rachidia and arrive in the late afternoon to Merzouga, city on the outskirts of the Sahara Desert, Overnight in Merzouga.
DAY 3 : TOUR AROUND ERG CHEBBI BY 4×4 – CAMEL RIDE AND NIGHT IN DESERT CAMP :
After the breakfast and take shower in Hotel ,we go in a tour around the erg chebbi ,we will visit a house and listen to some gnawa music; originally from Ghana, and Sudan. We will visit some deserted mines, Berber nomads and oasis of palm trees. Towards lunchtime, we go back to Merzouga , after Lunch and relaxing,we go to the camels who are waiting to take us on an adventure in the sand dunes. We will spend the night in an equipped camp with drums music in the middle of the Sahara,this is a great opportunity to take lovely pictures of the sunset and sunrise,when we arrive at the camp we go to a high dunes to see the sunset , we will spend the night in nomad tents.
DAY 4 : MERZOUGA – TODRA GORGES – DADES – SKOURA – OUARZAZATE :
After seeing the sunrise we go back on camels to Merzouga after the breakfast and take shower in hotel then start our journey to Ouarzazate . On the way; we visit the Berber shops containing fossils, carpets, lamps…Tinjdad and Todra gorges, Boumalene Dades…we arrive to Ouarzazate in the evening.
DAY 5 : OUARZAZATE – KASBAH AIT BENHADDOU – TIZI -N-TICHKA – MARRAKECH :
Leaving Ouarzazate in the Morning ,we will visit UNESCO protected site of Ait Ben Haddou. A most impressive Kasbah and well-preserved fortress in Morocco. Many movies were filmed here such as the Gladiator. Leave Ait Ben Haddou and start heading towards the majestic Atlas Mountains. Cross the High Atlas Mountains via the highest road pass in Morocco Tizni Tichka 2260m high offering impressive views of valleys, mountains and many Berber villages nearby. arrive a in evening
DAY 6 : VISIT OF MARRAKESH :
A day tour to visit Marrakech , visit the Menara, a surrounded pool by flowerbeds that function as an irrigation system for the surrounded fields. The sightseeing tour will cover several impressive sights: The Koutoubia mosque, Majorelle Gardens, Bahia Palace and Dar Si Said Palace museum of jewellery. Optional lunch will be in the medina followed by a walk through the colorful souks of Marrakech. Enjoy a sunset drink overlooking the exciting Jamaa El Fna Square from a terrace of a cafe, dinner and night at hotel.
DAY 7: MARRAKECH – AIRPORT :
Transfert to Marrakech airport.
SERVICES INCLUDED IN PRICE:
- Private A/C Vehicle, 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser or Prado throughout the tour + fuel
- Experienced driver
- 5 nights in a hotel or riad (breakfast & dinner included)
- 1 night in desert camp (breakfast & dinner included)
- Camel trekking (camel per person)
- Water for your desert trip
- Guided visit of Fes, Meknes, Volubilis and Marrakech
SERVICES NOT INCLUDED IN PRICE: