Day 1: Marrakech - Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou - Ouarzazate & Dades Valley
In the first day tour our guide will catch you from your hotel or Riad in 8:00 am at Marrakech, he will transport via OUARZAZATE passing through the TIZI in TICHKA, discovering the nature’s creativity where u can see the magic of green nature, passing across the excellent scenery and natural landscapes. We will discover the Atlas Mountain, a 90-minute drive from Marrakech, seeing different Berber towns knowing about the creation of ARGAN oil by the creation hands of Berber ladies. Afterwards we will visit Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, which is the largest one in Morocco, it is a genetic place, was considered as a World Heritage site which is a several traditional building that built side by side. After taking lunch at this historical place, you will continue your way towards DADES GORGES passing through OUARZAZATE, it is a city that was established is 1920 as a transit door for AFRICAN traders going to Europe and North Morocco, it is famous as Hollywood of Africa where many widely known movies pictured there, that marketing this city. When putting up that we will pass over the “GATEWAY TO THE DESERT, where you can watch the VALLEY DADES, but before that you could have a rest at KALAAT MAGOUNA, it is the first city in producing flowers at Morocco, famous in its celebration in mid may Per Year, where we are going to spend the night. Visit the unique valleys in our 4×4 adventure.
Day 2: Dades Valley - Todra Gorges - Merzouga & Camel Trek
Following breakfast, we will travel through the Dades valley to watch the rock development and formations called “the monkey toes”. Our route will start by departing from the Dades valley stopping on the way in “Tinghir” to the Todra valley. We’ll appreciate excellent scenery and nature of the old Berber towns. Once we arrive at Todra Gorges, we may stroll under the 300 m high red cliffs. Numerous rock climbers come here to appreciate this unique experience. Furthermore, we will drive towards the town of Merzouga. Once we arrive, camels will be waiting for us for a unique camel ride. When arriving you will be welcoming with a glass of mint tea, and will wear a SAHARA scarf, fighting and attacking the weather difficulties as sandy wind before your camel ride begins that will aid you investigate the beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Changing shapes with the light as the day progresses. After one hour and half of camel riding you will get to the highest sand dunes in Morocco, where you will experience an extraordinary sunset, the magical and the most beautiful in the world ever, on a camel’s back. After that you we will take you to the Berber tents, where we will enjoy, eat, sing around a camp fire, party with drums and experience a unique overnight stay in the Sahara desert seeing the chining of the stars. Experience the unique sunset with our camel trekking adventure.
Day 3: Merzouga Desert - Ziz Valley - Ceder Forest & Fes
Waking up early, riding on camels with special camel man searching the highest sand, as a result living the astounding unique sunrise that captivate souls. After that we will drive back towards Merzouga riding our camel caravan passing through the Erg Chebbi dunes discovering its beauty investigating nomads people live. Once arriving, after breakfast and hot shower in the guesthouse, we will take the route to Fes passing through Rissani and Erfoud;, RISSANI, Sijilmassa once upon time in our way we will have a look to OULAD CHAKER oasis when we are in route to ERFOUD the capital city of fossils that organize the DATES SEASON yearly, it was a sea in the past continuing the way until we reach Errachidia along the brilliant Ziz Gorges , continuing our way to visit the monstrous Tiz Ntalghamt pass, amused the view of the High Atlas Mountains viewing Tafilalt Oasis Arriving to Midelt, we will discover its monuments enjoying its charming weather stopping in Zaida to appreciate a grill and enjoy a glass of mint tea. Our exciting trip continues, but this time through the Cedar forest to Azrou that situated in the heart of the Middle Atlas, for about 89km south the city of Fez, Azrou is named due to the word AZROU, an AMAZIGH word that means STONE and that what explain the exits of the Stone of the city of Azrou, it is in the entrance of the city, overlook and control, at its summit a large crown that appears from afar. This stone is also known as AKASHMIR. You can also, visit the cedar tree (the largest) Strategic, geographic location Butterflies and rare birds until we arrive to IFRANE through the high atlas mountain. This city known as Switzerland of Morocco, nearly to FEZ city it is a wonderful mountain town; it attracts many visitors with its waterfalls, green nature, and European character they may come to skiing or sniping where we will have plenty of time for a photo or a drink before arriving at the accommodation in Fes.
Day 4: Fes to Chefchaouen
The final day of the tour you will find yourselves discovering Fes the scientific Moroccan capital is the spiritual city of Fes. The second largest city of Morocco, it was a center of the Jewish community during the past historical times. Fez was set up by Idris 1 in the Twelfth century and was for a known for a long time to be the social capital and focal point of the Almohad it is currently a World Heritage site according to UNESCO classification, we will start visiting all the yummy sites which has a cultural and historical interest including the Royal Palace door, the Jewish headquarter, the number one Mellah ever built in Morocco. We will be sure that u will see the entire historical site, such us the oldest established university in the world, Al Qaraouine University, the oldest in the region and in the world according to the UNESCO. Lunch will be eaten in a restaurant close to the Medina. Afterwards, we will drive north to get to Chefchaouen, where your tour with Morocco Safaris ends.