Enjoy our 6 day desert tour that starts in Tangier and ends in Marrakech visiting Chefchaouen (the blue city), Fes, Ait ben Haddou, Todra and Dades gorges… and with overnight in a luxury desert camp on erg Chebbi.
Tangier – Chefchaouen, the blue city
Our guide pick you up from Tangier and depart to Chefchaouen, a town founded as a secret mysterious place from which to attack the Portuguese, it was totally banned from entering the village to Europeans until the arrival of the Spanish troops in 1920.
Arrival in Chefchaouen in the afternoon to have a first contact with the city. Overnight in a hotel.
Chefchaouen – Fes
Breakfast and free morning in Chefchaouen, holy city located on the mountain within a natural biosphere reserve . Its streets painted white and blue , friendly people, offer visitors beautiful urban panoramas declining precious samples of local crafts and a peace and serenity that is hard to find today, afternoon transfer to Fes, riad overnight.
Fes – Sighseeing and guided Tour
Wake up and breakfast in Riad, after we will go for a guided Tour through medina of Fes.
You can visit the Al Quaraouiyine Mosque, Library, and University also the most-famous and most-visited Chouara Tannery with our guide.
Free time and overnight in same Riad.
Fes – IFran – Azrou – Midelt – Merzouga – Erg Chebbi
8:00 am departure to the dunes of erg Chebbi, you will have a stop in Ifrane ,the Moroccan Swiss style town and via the cedar forest where you will have time to see the babery apes climbing the trees.
Around noon we arrive Midelt, the capital of apples, lucnh in a local resturant. Then, we continue through the middle Atlas mountains and via the Ziz valley with its fantastic gorges, this valley is well-known with its palm grove and the agriculture of different crops, you will get to Erfoud with innumerable ‘Mud ksars”, Erfoud is the place where the festival of dates is held on October every year and well knowen of it’s Marbre and fossils.
In the afternoon,you arrive to the unique sand dunes of Merzouga, an hour camel ride through the dunes of erg Chebbi, nice spot for the sunset, trek down to the camp, check in your luxury ensuite private tent with private bath and hot shower. Dinner beside the bonfire and under the starry saharan sky, local drumming and dancing, overnight stay.
Merzouga – Rissani – Todra Vally and Todra Gorge – Dades Gorge.
Early morning wake up to watch the sunrise, camel ride back to Merzouga, breakfast at the hotel, depart to Rissani to visit the souks and meet the locals, continuing to thinjdad palm groves, arrival to todra vally around lunch time, stops along the route, a walk at Todra Gorge to admire the place, in the afternoon you will drive to Dades gorges via Boumalne and the dades valley. Dinner and overnight in a Hotel.
Dades Gorge – Roses Valley – Skoura – Ouarzazate – Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech
Breakfast at the hotel, a scenic drive by the dades valley, the track raod crossing rose valley with its Kasbah and ksars, in this part you can see very nice landscapes before you get to the oasis of Skoura and it’s beautiful 17 century adobe kasbah and visit it’s massive oasis of millions of palm trees, carry on to Ouarzazate for lunch and then to Ait Ben Haddou, the world heritage site and a background of about 20 International films, a walk through the kasbah, drive to Marrakech via the spectacular Tizi Ntchika pass, stops along the pass, drop off at your accommodation in Marrakech.
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