Day 1: Arrive in Aireport in Fes
We will pick you up from the airport to your hotel in Fez and then we visit the new part of the town. We will have dinner and stay overnight at the local Riad.
Day 2 : Fes-Sightsseeing
We will spend the whole day in Fez; you will see crafts, traditional souks in the religious capital of Morocco. Fez was founded by Idris I in the twelfth century; it was the cultural capital and focus of the Almohad . It is one of the imperial cities with more interest in history and crafts and one of the largest medina in the Arab world; Madrasas, the souk (spectacular by the amount and variety of spices ) , Karauin , the oldest university in the world , mosques , plazas, neighborhood Andalusians and potters , palaces and museums. Fez is the artisan capital of Morocco, after dinner we stay overnight at the riad.
Day 3: Fez – Ifran – Azrou – Medalt – Ziz valley – Merzouga:
After having breakfast in Fez, we will depart toward Merzouga. We will have a stop in the charming town of Ifrane, also called Switzerland of Morocco. We cross the great cedar forests. Further south, we will pass the mountains of the High Atlas, we arrive to Errachidia , where the first big trip palm appear . These create an oasis of greenery ideal for growing all kinds of fruit trees and vegetables microclimate. We reach Erfoud , the economic capital of the Tafilalet region. In this area, the fossils abound testifying past covered by the sea. From here the asphalt disappears, Saharan tracks adobe reach the village of Merzouga. Your dinner and overnight will take place at the hotel.
Day 4 : Merzouga erea . Culture and Tradition
Today we explore Erg Chebbi more deeply. We visit the town of Khamlia , we discover small villages and inhabited houses in unexpected places. We also visit nomads who are there and we will take you with them in the evening and leave the 4×4 camel rides to spend the night in the desert under the sky. You will spend an overnight in nomad tents in desert.
Day 5 : Merzouga – Todra Gorge – Dades Valley – Ouarzazate :
Our departure will take place in Merzouga passing by Risani, old Sijilmassa , sourcing center of ancient caravans from the Sahara. We continue the journey through a semi-desert landscape, we reach the oasis of Tinghir- possibly one of the most beautiful places in Morocco.Then we pass the Todra river, impressive Gorges to reach over 300m. We visit the village, we take the road of a thousand Kasbahs to Ouarzazate, to reach one of the most important cities of southern Morocco, known for its intense and cinematic activity, having to his credit films like Gladiator , Troy, the Mummy etc . Visit of the kasbah of Taurirt. We will enjoy dinner and we stay overnight at the hotel in the same city.
Day 6 : Ouarzazate – Ait Benhaddou -Marrakech – Telouet :
Leaving Ouazazate and heading towards Ait Ben Haddou, the queen of kasbahs(Unesco World Heritage). Later we will visit one of the most beautiful tracks of Morocco , Kasbah of Telouet ,ancient palace Glagui , Pacha Marrakech. We continue passing through the port of highest mountain in Morocco – Tzin Tichca (2,260 m) to reach the imperial city of Marrakech. We stay overnight at Riad.
Day 7 : Marrakech – sightseeing
After having a delicious breakfast, we spend the whole day tour to visit Marrakech. The stories tell that the city was inhabited by a tribe on the other side of the Atlas, with large supplies of dates, and bones , born a palm. Marrakech is named “the red city ” because of the color of its walls and filled with gardens, watered by underground wells (khettaras), which were built by the Almoravids and Saharan nomads in the eleventh century. We will visit the Menara, the Casbah, the Saadian tombs, the Bahia Palace, the Koutoubia, and Majorelle Gardens and souks. All these places are some of the unavoidable sites in the red city. A unique experience will be to discover the square ” Djemaa El Fna ” where life and activity of the city is concentrated : dancers , storytellers , jugglers , artisans , merchants, and snake charmers . We stay in Marrakech overnight in local riad.
Day 8 : Marrakech – Airport :
Free time until we take you to the airport before your flight departure and this will be end of our services…
– 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.