Morocco Tour from Marrakech
Morocco Tour from Marrakech include a drive across the barren ‘Marrakech desert’ of erg chebbi with a wonderful backdrop of High Atlas peaks, a visit to Lake Ouarzazate and then a very scenic drive on a remote mountain road to the Roses Valley and dades Valley. After a tasty local lunch at Dar Tassa berber village Retreat you’ll have time to explore the Berber hamlet of Boumalne dades on foot, relax and enjoy unrivalled views of the Atlas mountains. Experience not to be missed is to watch the sun as it rises from the top of the golden dunes, a spectacular view of the Sahara which no words can describe.
Back to the tent for special Breakfast with the Touareg people, then continue to explore the holy ancient city of Rissani by your 4X4 Toyota Land cruiser. Early afternoon depart to Todra Gorge ,The highest and the narrowest gorges in the region are Todra's, only 15 km from Tinghir. Traveling through the Dades valley in spring you will find the bloom of thousands of Persian roses - cultivated as hedgerows dividing the plots. Thousands of Kasbahs scattered along the Dades river through Skoura.
Morocco 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 .
The day begins with a southbound drive through the awe-inspiring High Atlas Mountains. Via an unpaved road we reach the mountain village of Telouet, It is the location of Dar Glaoui, the former residence of a Berber prince. Later on that day you will have the chance to see the fortified village (ksar) of Ait Benhaddou. Since 1987 this beautiful example of adobe architecture has been protected by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. From here we proceed to Ourzazate and you’ll spend the night in a hotel
After breakfast our ride through the Rose Valley and via Boutaghar leads us to Dadès Gorges. On the way there you will see caves that up until today are inhabited by Berber people and their flocks of goats. After lunch the drive continues though the town of Boumaine Dadès; and on our way to Tinerhir you will see the spectacular Todra canyon. You will spend the night at a hotel .
The tiny oasis of Merzouga is located on the boundaries of Erg Chebbi, the greatest dune range in Morocco. Here you will reside in a Kasbah right in the heart of the dunes. At sunset you will have the chance to enjoy a guided tour into the desert on the back of a camel. Like a Berber, you will spend the night in a tent in the midst of the dunes .
After breakfast you will return to your Kasbah hotel. Later on we will make an excursion to Rissani, the first Moroccan royal capital. You will explore the old palace of the king and the famous market place. Upon request, a visit of a traditional Hamam is possible; in the evening we will return to the Kasbah hotel .
We will leave the desert in the morning and enjoy a ride though the Tafilalet region where we will stop for lunch in Alnif, a little Berber village. After lunch we will proceed toward Tazzarine and soon we will reach the Vallée du Drâa. In the valley we will travel as far as Agdz; afterwards we will follow mountain roads to Ourzazate, where you will spend the night in a hotel .
The fortified village (ksar) of Ait Benhaddou, protected as World Cultural Heritage by UNESCO since 1987, is our next destination. The labyrinth of houses, towers, and magazines is a magnificent example of the traditional adobe architecture of the Berber people. Via an unpaved road we reach the mountain village of Telouet, which is the location of Dar Glaoui, the former residence of one of the most powerful Berber princes. Afterwards we leave toward Marrakesh where our journey began. Here you will spend the night in a beautifully restored riad in the medina quarter. In the evening, a walk through the souk and across the Djemaa el Fna brings the day to a perfect end .
In the morning there is a chance for more sightseeing depending on the time of your departure. Afterwards you will be transferred to the airport