Morocco desert tour from MarrakechDay 1 : Airoport Marrakesh :
Upon your arrival in Marrakesh a shuttle will be there for your convenience and take you to your residence, a traditional Moroccan riad. You will have the chance to explore the nearby souk and the famous Djemaa el Fna, the well-known main place of Marrakesh . Dinner and overnight in Marrakech
After breakfast in the riad, you will enjoy a morning guided tour of Marrakech “the Red City of Morocco”. Your guide will ensure that you see all the sites with historical and cultural interest, including the Koutoubia Minaret; the Saadian tombs; the beautiful Palace of Bahia and the Ben Youssef Coranic School. Finally, end the morning by walking through the medina alleys -getting a chance to admire all of the different artisans performing their crafts before arriving at the famous Jamaa El Fna Square. Lunch at a restaurant near the square, and then in the afternoon visit the Majorelle gardens, and have a short tour at Gueliz -the new city of Marrakech. After dinner you will have the option to walk through the square entertained by magicians, story-tellers, tooth-pullers and food sellers. Overnight accommodation will be in your riad (Half-Board)
We pick you up from the your Riad or Hotel and leave Marrakech to begin our tour in the Dades Valley. We pass through Tizi-n-Tishka in the high Atlas Mountains where we pause to appreciate the mountain views. We visit the Ait Ben Haddou village which is recognized by UNESCO as a world patrimony. It is famous as a backdrop for many films, including 'Lawrence of Arabia', 'Gladiator' and 'Alexander'. We take lunch here before continuing on our way enjoying the natural beauty of the landscapes and historical monuments such as Taourirt Kasbah in Ouarzazate and Roses Valley, which is renowned for the Festival of Roses. We also pass through the little Berber villages of Skoura and 'El Kelaa des M'Gouna' and 'Boumalene Dades'. The latter is our final stop for the day. We shall stay overnight in a hotel which includes dinner and breakfast.
After breakfast depart for the Todra Gorges. The entrance of the gorge is 20m in width, the gurgling stream of water clear and stems from an altitude of 304 m surrounded by high stone walls 99 meters on both sides, is the most beautiful part of the canyon. The narrow valley flanked by palm trees and the peaks can be seen with nomadic families tend sheep and goats. Perhaps you can spot the eagles that nest in the Todra and other amazing birds. Lunch in the throat, leaving for the desert to the tiny village of Merzouga, where a camel you reach the dunes of Erg Chebbi. He spends the night in a bivouac (camp), Moroccan dinner, and overnight in traditional tents .
Wake up early to see the amazing sunrise in the desert of the desert and breakfast in the camp. Return by camel and then travel to Ouarzazate, crossing again the High Atlas mountains, arriving in Marrakech in the evening. Overnight accommodation will be in your riad (Half-Board) .
Departure at 08:30 morning ,we take road to the Hight Atlas Mountains , by 4×4 car comfortable and english driver speaking, in our way you will discover wonderful and magical villages clinging to the steep hillsides, waterfalls and rocky landscapes ,the fisrt valley that we will visit named Asni ,ther we will visit the berber family , the owner of the house- makes a tea ceremony to show us how to make mint tea and after they serve us a kind of country breakfast(bread, butter, honey, olive oil and tea).
Our trip continued we drive half a way to reach the Ourika valley, this is where we will visit a bio aromatic garden that contains medicinal plants used by the Berbers, also you can visit the waterfalls of the valley,we stop for lunch in a restaurant close to the river. We will back in Marrakech around 3 :30 PM. Overnight accommodation will be in your riad (Half-Board)
Breakfast and airport transfer.
What included in the price of the tour :
- Guided city tours and monument fees .
- Comfortable and private transportation 4x4 Toyota prado with English speaking driver / guide.
- Airport meet and greet service.
- • Camel trek and the overnight in desert Camp.
- • Dinner at a local restaurant in Marrakech.
- • Half board during the tour.
- • Fuel.
- • 7 Days / 6 Nights.
- • Visit of the Kasbahs included.
- • Visit berber house in atlas mountains.
- • Water in the Car.
- • Private tour + trekking in atlas mountains.
Not included in the price :