Day 1: Agadir – Taliouine- Ait Ben Haddou- Ouarzazate
Morocco Helping Tours driver/guide will pick you up from your hotel accommodation in Agadir. Your 4 days tour from Agadir will start by passing through Berber villages where you can have stop regarding your interest. On our way, we will stop at one of the Cooperatives of SAFRAN as it is the main economy of that city. Our lunch will take place at Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah where we will visit the famous Kasbah (declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986). Famous films have been shot on this spectacular stage, including Gladiator, Obelix, The Mummy, The Jewel of the Nile, and Sahara with Penelope Cruz…etc. After visiting the Kasbah we´ll go to Ouarzazate also known as “The gate of the desert”. Overnight at the Riad in Hollywood of Africa.
Day 2: Ouarzazat- Roses valley- Dades valley – Toudra gorges- Merzouga
After breakfast at your accommodation, we will continue our 4 days trip towards the Sahara Desert. Our first stop will be at Roses valley at the Roses cooperative where you will learn the distillation of Roses and products that we can make from it. Continuing driving to Toudra gorges which are a series of limestone river canyons, we will stop for 20 minutes to discover the area of gorges and lunch will be at one of the restaurants on our way to Merzouga. Later on, The final stop will be at the camel place where we are going to ride them and spend an overnight in the nomadic tent and enjoy the company of a band playing Berber music under the stars in the heart of the desert/ Sahara, This a beautiful experience that you might need to film. the desert/ Sahara.
Day 3: Merzouga area (Around the dunes tour)
Get up early for the sunrise view and have your breakfast at the camp and be ready for the explorative journey of the area. You’ll visit the Gnawa people, originally slaves brought from Sudan, to experience their music and lifestyle. After that, we will drive to the desert area where you will have the opportunity to meet the nomad families still living in Berber tents and explore their way of life. Today our lunch will be a local meal (Berber pizza) with a local family. You may also visit the souk in Rissani, a traditional town that was the origin of the ruling family in Morocco and the meeting place of the Caravans trading as far as Timbuktu in Mali. Here you will see a lot of men hooded and women veiled. In the afternoon we will drive to our hotel where you will have time to relax and overnight at the same accommodation.
Day 4: Merzouga- Rissani- Daraa Valley- Ouarzazat – High Atlas- Marrakech
After breakfast the ready to start our long driving journey. After then we will start our journey back to Marrakech and have some stops on the unique panoramic views among the Anti-Atlas Mountains. The main stop will take us to place in Daraa valley You will wake up early to experience an amazing sunrise in the top of the big sand dunes, then, which is the largest and longest valley full of palm trees, it considered also as the main source of the date the county. Later on, we will continue to Marrakech over the high Atlas Mountains. Arrive in Marrakech where Morocco Helping Tours service ends at your accommodation.
– English speaking driver
– Private 4×4 with AC
– Desert Camp
– Camel trekking
– Flight ticket
– Midday meals
Note: Please contact us for any needed information or trip reservation. Thank you.