Day 1: Fes –Ifrane –Azrou -Ziz Valley &Merzouga
You will leave Fes city beginning your journey towards Merzouga passing through IFRAN 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. 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. Afterwards taking the way to Midelt we will discover its monuments enjoying its charming weather continuing our way after taking lunch to visit the monstrous Tiz Ntalghamt pass and the Ziz Gorge, amused the view of the High Atlas Mountains. Until we reach the city of Errachidia that we are going to have a lunch in enjoying Berber hospitality. Moreover we will pass through the rich Ziz Valley, stopping at various stations to relish the view and take pictures en route to Erfoud and Rissani; ERFOUD the capital city of fossils that organize the DATES SEASON yearly, and RISSANI, Sijilmassa once upon time. In the evening, we will find ourselves at Merzouga Desert, where we will be welcoming by a glass of mint tea before checking into your riad.
Day 2:Merzouga Camel Trekking
In your second day tour, 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 enrich 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, where we will ride on camels for moments to investigate the most highest sand dunes in Morocco, and to see the sundown. A caricature pictures of the magic nature. Finally, dinner will be eaten in the tent under a rhythm of BERBER music. Night will be required there. Camel trekking adventures to our desert camp!
Day 3:Merzouga -Todra Gorges &Dades Valley
Today, our Morocco safari voyage guide will wake you up early to observe the sunrise over the largest dunes in Morocco. Later we will trek back with our camels to the village of Merzouga. On the way we will be able to appreciate the beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Changing shapes with the light as the day progresses. After breakfast and hot shower, we will drive to Rissani, Tinghir and Todra gorges. In fact they are the highest, narrowest gorges in Morocco. Then after lunch in the heart of the gorges we will drive through the Dades Valley, visiting all the majestic sand castles and the amazing rock formations known as “monkey toes”. In the night, we will stay at a fancy traditional guesthouse with the views of the Dades valley with dinner and breakfast.
Day 4:Dades Valley -Ait Ben Haddou& Marrakech
In this day we will pass across DADES Valley , enjoying the charming beauty of the nature, towards KALAA MGOUNA that is famous on producing flower and water of rose, also it is known on organizing the competition of the Miss QUEEN flower, arriving to Ouarzazate; a city that established in 1920, known as Hollywood Africa where many famous movies filmed there, the way towards AIT BEN HADDOU notorious for thousand of KASABAT, you will be grateful to have some chances to take some best photographic shots of this promenade. After we will have a break at 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 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. Lastly we will go towards the High Atlas Mountains enjoying its panoramic views, and the invention of the green nature seeing Berber towns, 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 about 90_minutes drive until we reach Marrakech, where we will drop you off at your hotel or airport.