DAY 1 : MARRAKECH – AIT BEN HADDOU KASBAH – OUARZAZATE - DADS VALLEY :
Welcome in MARRAKECH, this is your first day in the seven day tour starting from RED MARRAKECH. We will begin from the Red city of Morocco the city of cheerfulness by picking you up from Marrakech airport driving through the Atlas Mountains via the TIZI N TICHKA pass about 90_minutes drive from Marrakech we will proceed through the risky Tizi’n’Tichka Pass over the High Atlas Mountains, where you will have the chance to explore the process and fabrication of argan oil in the Berber cooperative along the way Then we’ll s visit 17th-century kasbah in the town of Telouet; AIT BEN HADDOU KASBAH for lunch, it is classified as a World Heritage site. It is a collection of several traditional building side by side that it was built by El Glaoui, one of the last Berber chiefs in the start of the XXth Century; it is used to be one of his hideouts for his long journeys from the Sahara to Marrakech. After we will take our route to Ouarzazate; a city that established in 1920, known as Hollywood Africa where many famous movies filmed there, you will be grateful to have some chances to take some best photographic shots of this promenade. In this day we will pass across SKOURA and the bird’s VALLEY, SKOURA which is situated in the Over elaborate Middle side, there we will walk inside the Birds Valley and visit the protected Kasbah of Ameridil , this town consist of concaves and convexes, it is a hilly city, and the Mountains of TICHOKT is the highest one for about 2796m, this city replete with important wealth water such us KIKO VALLEY, AMDAZ VALLEY, AIN TADOUTH…, in tourist this city is rich with MARZ WATERFALL, TAFERDOUST place, TAGHROUT site, a mosque that was built before FEZ city for about 40 years that has very rerecords. Moreover we will drive towards KALAA MGOUNA that is famous on producing flower and rose water, also it is known on organizing the competition of the Miss QUEEN flower until we reach DADES Valley, enjoying the charming beauty of the nature, enjoy surveillance the sunset on TSSIDRINE road at the valley seeing rock development hugging the sun producing a paranormal encaustic, that we can name it “The monkey Toes production” and a lot of many landscapes of BERBER villages. Dinner and overnight in a very local riad.
DAY 2 : DADES VALLEY – TODGHA GORGE – MERZOUGA SUNSET :
In the present day, we will carry on our way, during DADES valley having a break in “Tinghir” to the Todra valley. Tinghir is one of the most friendly city in Morocco for sightseer from sundry place, that come to have some knowledge about its culture and people way of living , what make this city a monument place is its green oasis and TODRA GORGE, we may beat up under the 300 m high red slopes. We can see that the way is located between two vast mountains. Moreover, following lunch we will drive to visit Erfoud city which situated in mid-east, for about 70km to Errachidia, what blow the visitors of this city is the splendor of its landscapes, and the calm that is featuring with, and the beauty of its green oasis, it is the capital fossils of the region. It embraces Season Dates every year, until we appear in Rissani which is well-known on its hot weather, we can have a talk with people there, they are hospitable and humble, and also we can drink Desert Tea in Rissani city. At the end of seeing these places. We will drive towards the town of Merzouga. While arriving, camels will be coming up for us for a unique camel ride. You will be greeting with a goblet of mint tea and we will help you secure a scarf around your head to get the “local feel”. After a beaker of mint tea you’ll have the time to calm down and feel the desert serenading you in the riad , you can take a walk in Merzouga village in the end of this exiting day you will climb bar feet the dunes to admire one of the best sunsets in the world. .Overnight in your riad.
DAY 3 :MERZOUGA AREA - SUNSET :
By the time of sun rising, you will find yourselves at the pinnacle of one of the biggest sand dunes in Morocco; especially in Merzouga, using camels for more than 30 minutes, the jewel of the desert that led Moroccan people discover the treasure of their country. It is a paradise on earth that hidden in the middle-east, you will find yourselves living an outlook!!!, a gold color of the sun, mixed with the yellow gold color of the sand, bringing a warm weather with it that sending a kind of feeling t can be explained as love, yearning, craving, missing …; that is the sunrise in Merzouga desert, a singular moments that sculpture in our visitors head. After you will find yourselves exploring the area of MERZOUGA village, the earth of Middle Eastern. After you will visit the Gnawa individuals, initially from Mali, Senegal and Sudan in their village Khamlia, where we can augment our knowledge about their music and their way of life in the SAHARA. Furthermore, we will drive across the desert area to meet nomad families, talking them an learning about their lifestyle the lunch of the day will consist of a historical and traditional Berber junket (Berber pizza) which is known as ALMADFOUNA people of the town. On the same, we will have the opportunity to visit the old city of Rissani which is surrounded by for about 360 ksar, nearly village that is not in the center of this small city visiting also its major souk. Once to Sijilmassa the city of AL ALOUIIN, that built in his hand the civilization of the Moroccan country, was a gathering point for the MALAH traders, afterwards will drive back to Merzouga. After a nomadic welcoming in glass of mint tea, You will mount your camel, guided by a skilled camel man to explore the mysterious sand-sea of the Erg-Chebbi and luxuriate in the beauty of the Sahara Desert while riding on the Camels going by the to investigate the most highest sand dunes in Morocco, and to see the sundown. A caricature pictures of the magic nature. At your nomad tents you’ll have time to relaxant finally; you will have dinner in front of the camp, where you may spend your first nighttime in the tent or underneath the stars. Keep in mind at your demand we can fetch Berber nomads musicians to play traditional music with thumps and dancing around the campfire. For your convenience, our camp is equipped with western bathrooms and showers. Ends of your 3 day of this tour from Marrakech.
DAY 4 : MERZOUGA – DESERT – TAFILALT OASIS – IFRANE - FES :
In the fourth day, we will wake you up early in the morning to see, feel, and love the pinnacle world ranking sunrise that will be entrenched in your mind .then you will get back to the village of Merzouga admiring the unique beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Following your breakfast, you will leave for Fes through ziz valley, first Erfoud the capital city of fossils that organize the DATES SEASON yearly. Then the Ziz Gorges provide a rocky passage and the Oued Ziz brings to Tafilalt oasis. Passing by Errachidia that we are going to have a lunch in enjoying Berber hospitality Our trip continues alongside the trailing edge of – Azrou – which through the Cedar forest the largest woods in Morocco at the Middle Atlas, for about 89km south the city of Fez 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, this explains the existence of three stones that made the cities of Atlas a tourist city par excellence, we mention: 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. Our next stop will be IFRAN, this city known as Switzerland of Morocco, nearly to FEZ city, . IFRANE means caves in AMAZIGH. Ifrane attracts many visitors with its waterfalls, green nature, and European character they may come to skiing or sniping. In late afternoon you will be driven to FES for the night in our Hotel/Riad.
DAY 5 : FES DAY SIGTHSEEING :
After eating breakfast we will investigate the city of Fes, the second largest city of Morocco, it was a center of the Jewish community during the past historical times, in addition to being one of the imperial cities, and it is worth mentioning that this city is currently a World Heritage site according to UNESCO classification. The city of FEZ is a charming old city for its visitors because it is an authentic Moroccan architectural characters, also this city is characterized by mosaic art, embracing among its monuments ancient Roman ruins. We will start visiting all the yummy sites which has a cultural and historical interest including the first university in the world the University of AL –Karaouine the oldest in the region and in the world according to the UNESCO, in this university we will find that it hug the Mosque of AL-KARAOUINE which is the second largest mosque in the country, and both of them situated in the Old City. We will move to the TANNERY as well, so FEZ is famous on producing leathers, we find that the TANNERIES of SHWARARA is one of the famous tanneries in FEZ. After taking lunch, you will discover the best school ever of studying Islamic, the BOUANANIA SCHOOL built during the reign of the MARINIDS, a witness of the MARINIEN architecture in Morocco. DAR AL –BATHA also a place worth visiting which located in the old city. It was turned into a museum in 1915 including many artifacts. After that another place that deserves visit is the ROYAL PALACE or DAR AL MAKHZEN when u see it u will travel back cross ages because it is characterized by giant doors made of brass and gold. After that we will observe that the day is about to end and the night cast down its darkness so that we will move to the center to NEW FEZ to have a drink and to have some fun with people there and see their night living before going to the hotel or to the RIAD to have dinner and to get some rest in preparation for the next day.
DAY 6 : FES – VOLUBILIS - MEKNES SIGTHS - RABAT :
After taking your fast and light eaters you will be driven to Volubilis, that is one of the historical monuments in Morocco, close to Meknes city about thirty kilometers. Many civilizations passed by, but ROMAN one had a great influence in it. And what attract people to this city is the great wall with its eight doors and some watchtowers that built with a ROMAN touch. That place is got the history starts for Morocco. We will go ahead to Meknes which located in the north of Morocco a royal city famous for its imperial past that exists since Morocco was ruler by the Alawite dynasty that governed it. The mausoleum of SULTAN MOULAY ISMAIL made it the capital in the 17th century. His imperial past has remains such us the splendid gateway of Babb el-Mansour a hug door with vaults and mosaic tiles. To the south, the Sahrij Souani also called Norias Basin is a large pond of water accumulation 319m long and 149m wide its depth exceeds two meters, and it is built by Moulay Ismail to irrigate the gardens of Meknes and its water reserve for the medina. The city of Meknes is rich in several places worth seeing as MAUSOLEUM OF MOULAY ISMAIL, BAB MANSOUR EL ALEUJ, EL HDIM SQUARE that you may want to have a walk in seeing singers, snakes, dancer … Following lunch you will be driven to Moulay Idriss Zerhoun three kilometers from Meknes. A city in northern Morocco was built upon the rocky hills at the base of Mount Zerhoun. It took his name from the founder of the IDRISSID state Moulay Idriss 1. MoulayIdriss, A city is built upon the rocky spurs of the Khyber and Tazga hills, with the buildings tumbling down the slopes dramatically. For the faithful, this is an important pilgrimage center and an annual religious festival in August .At the end of this exciting day you will be driven to the capital Rabat.
DAY 7 : RABAT SIGTHS AND CASABLANCA :
In the seventh day, following the breakfast our guide will make you discover the administrative capital; RABAT to see the Tower Hassan which was built in 12th-century in the time of JACOB the MANSUR period of the ALMOHADS, where this historical parameter was added in the initial list of World Heritage, it is a minaret of an incomplete mosque and to see the Kasbah which was built in the 12th-century by ALMOHADS also. This fortress was built with an ANDALUSIAN-STYLE, and what makes the KASBAH a place to visit is the monuments that make it up such us JAMAA AL ATIQ mosque, the military work of BORJ SQALA, the royal residence of the ALAWIT DYNASTY and the PRINCELY HOUSE erected to the west, before investigating the principle city of commercial in Morocco; CASABLANCA which located in mid-western of Morocco about 95km south Rabat. It is the greater and largest city in Morocco The first thing to do here is visiting Hassan 2 mosque; the second largest mosque in Africa and his cell is the second largest in the world, situated above the Atlantic ocean which made him a great achievement of morocco architecture. The second moving is to Place Mohamed V which is the heart of the administrative province of Casablanca where old government built. Here our tours end by dropping you at your hotel or any other place you choose.