14 Days Desert tour

Day 1: Casablanca – Rabat
At the time of your arrival, we will greet you and drive to Casablanca and then to Rabat. In Casablanca, you will see the Hassan II Mosque, the largest outside of Mecca and experience the sea of ??the coast “Cornish”. Then we will leave to Rabat, capital of Morocco. Here, you will see the Hassan Tower, the Kasbah Oudaya prior to check-in at the riad. your accommodation will be in a Riad in the heart of the medina.

Day 2: Rabat – Meknes – Volubilis – Fes
After breakfast in your riad, you will start traveling through Fes Meknes and stop for a short time to see the Volubilis in Meknes, another significant imperial city in Morocco. It is known as the Ismaili capital of Morocco, will also visit the famous Bab Mansour gate, the Sahrij Souani Bassin, and Moulay Ismail Mausoleum. After lunch, the journey continues Volubilis, Roman ruins, dating from 25bC where some of the original mosaics are still in very good shape, you explore the site and continue to Fes through the foothills of the Rif Mountains. Fez reach the end of the afternoon. Check in at your riad in the heart of the Medina, before dinner and night.

Day 3: Exploring Fes
After breakfast, you will be taken on a guided tour to explore in Fez, which is the oldest city in Morocco, to walk in its alleys and streets. Our tour begins by visiting the Royal Palace door, the Jewish headquarters, the first Mellah in Morocco, was built during the 16th century We will ensure that you visit all sites with historical and cultural attractions such as the famous Al Qaraouine University, the oldest in the region, the Tanneries, the Attarine Mulay Idriss mausoleum and museum. After lunch, we visit the cooperative tiles and then experience a wonderful panoramique view over the Medina of Fes.In the afternoon, visit the new town “La ville nouvelle” for a drink before returning back to your riad.

Day 4: Fes – Ifrane – Azrou – Midelt (265 km)
After breakfast in your riad, we will stop traveling to Fes Ifrane, a town of beautiful mountains, referred to as “the Switzerland of Morocco” and then continue to Midelt. During this trip you will experience glimpses of the Atlas Mountains Middle and High Atlas. Stopping at Azrou, one the largest in Morocco Berber village in the middle of the famous forest of cedar, there you will see Barbary apes. After a brief stop in the woods, his journey continues to Midelt along the magnificent hills and mountains of the Atlas. There will be staying at the luxury hotel.

Day 5: Midelt – Errachidia – Ziz Valley – Merzouga (240 km)
After breakfast at your hotel which will travel through Errachidia Merzouga and Erfoud. You will travel through the fascinating Tiz-N-talghamt and Ziz Gorge pass, that is in view of the plateau of the High Atlas, you will notice how it changes the landscape to reveal clues desert as you approach the city of Errachidia here you will have lunch and enjoy the Berber hospitality. Later, he will travel along the lush Ziz Valley, stopping for panoramic views on the road to Erfoud and Rissani. Arrival in Merzouga in the afternoon. You welcomed with a glass of mint tea before you check your riad, before dinner and night.

Day 6: Area of ??Merzouga and camel trek
After breakfast in your riad, you will be taken on a journey of exploration of the area before walking camel. Gnawa people, originally slaves brought from Sudan, to experience his music and lifestyle. Not far from our place is the lake of Merzouga, with its bird populations. You can also visit the house where many Berber nomad wire crafts are priced lower than in large cities.
In the afternoon, riding his camel, guided by our experienced Camelman to explore the sea sand gold .Returning Merzouga for dinner in front of the store, where you will spend the night. (The camp is equipped with toilets).

Day 7: Merzouga – Todra Gorges – Dades Valley
We woke up early in the morning and go on a camel ride to see the best sunrise of your life. You peacefully Camel walk back to the village of Merzouga. En route that could not fail to appreciate the unique beauty of the spectacular sand dunes of Erg Chebbi, changing light as the day progresses. After breakfast at the riad / hotel we go to Tinghir via Rissani, and Todra Gorge, the highest narrow gorges in Morocco. After lunch in the heart of the broken drive through the Dades Valley where you can find the majestic sandcastles and the incredible known as “monkey fingers” rock formations. Overnight at a luxury hotel overlooking the Dades Valley.

Day 8: Dades Gorges – Bouthaghrart – Skoura – Ouarzazate
After breakfast at the hotel, we’ll travel through the Dades Valley and Ouarzazate to Kalaa M’gouna. The tour of the Dades Valley is the road of a thousand kasbahs provide numerous opportunities to take some of your best photo shots of the trip. Today you will have the opportunity to meet Berber nomads in their caves and then enjoy the fertile valley Rose and rock formations along the way. We stop at Kalaat M’gouna, “the pink city” to buy rosewater, which will make your clothes smell good long after the trip is over. Continue Skoura and the birds valley; visit the Kasbah Ameridil, preserved kasbah in this area. After some hiking in the valley stop at a restaurant overlooking the valley for lunch. After lunch we drive to Ouarzazate, “the Hollywood of Africa”, whose geography and beautiful scenery that has attracted many filmmakers world class. Here you can choose to visit studies, containing props used in movies, you may have already seen, like The Mummy, Gladiator and The Last Temptation of Christ. Spend the night at a local riad.

Day 9: Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – Taroudant
After breakfast in your riad, we drive through Taznakht Taroudant and visit Ait Ben Haddou. The first is the largest Kasbah in Morocco, was built by T-Hami El Glaoui, one of the last Berber chiefs during the early 20th century, used to be one of his stops during his long journey from the Sahara to Marrakech. , One of the heritage sites of UNESCO. Continue Taliouine, the capital of Safran in Morocco, you have the option to visit the Safran cooperative. If your visit coincides with the harvest of Safran, you will have the opportunity to meet the Berber population with their families reap the Safran in their fields. We must come to Taroudant in the afternoon, here you can see the walls and walk inside the small alleys of the Medina. Taroudant always referred to as “Little Marrakech” for its walls that look like the walls of Marrakech and has the influence of the Saadi dynasty, who built the two walls of the city, either during the 16th century Dinner and overnight in a hotel.

Day 10: Taroudant – Agadir – Essaouira
After breakfast, we will go through Essaouira via Agadir. Our first stop will be in Agadir, a resort town, which used to be a big tourist destination for many years. After lunch and a short walk along the promenade, we will continue to Essaouira. The coastal road offers beautiful scenery, an area famous for argan trees, here we will see herds of goats climbing argan trees in search of better food you can not find on the ground. After several stops along the coast arrived at Essaouira in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight in a riad.

Day 11: Exploring Essaouira
After breakfast at the Riad, we are will on a tour to explore the city. You will visit the Fort Skala, the port, the souks and see Thuya wood carved by craftsmen; walk the streets of the medina and view hundreds of handicrafts. Essaouira is known with its strong winds most of the year is why it is called “Windy City” that attracts surfers from around the world. Essaouira has many civilizations, including the Portuguese occupation, which affects much of its architecture, however, is still a small town with lots of history. Because of its size and its characteristic blue doors and whitewashed walls, it is also regarded as Morocco’s “Jewel of the Atlantics”. Our visit includes the Mellah, the Jewish headquarters, and the beach. It is an annual festival of “Gnawa music”, where many musical groups come from different parts of Africa and the world. usually it begins in the second week of June, so if your trip coincides with this, you have the option to extend your stay for another day. Today you will have lunch in a Moroccan way, I bought fish ‘cooked’. in the afternoon, you have free time to walk for pleasure. Dinner and overnight.

Day 12: Essaouira – Marrakech
After breakfast in your riad, departure to Marrakech. From this land of culture Argan On our way, this opportunity will visit women’s cooperative of argan oil where they extract the oil which is famous for its food, cosmetic and medicinal properties. After several stops to take pictures, will continue his trip to Marrakech and check in at your riad before going to enjoy a ride on the famous Jamaa Elfna, entertained with magicians, storytellers, musicians and snake charmers.
Returning for dinner and night at the riad or hotel.

Day 13: Exploring Marrakech
After breakfast at the riad or hotel, you can start exploring Marrakech “the red city of Morocco”. We will ensure that you see the most important sites of historical and cultural interest, including the Majorelle Gardens, the Koutoubia Tower, the Saadian tombs, the Bahia Palace and the Ben Youssef Koranic school. After lunch at a restaurant near the square, you will walk through the souks and view hundreds of handicrafts. in the afternoon, you will have free time to walk by yourself and see Marrakech as you like. Dinner and night at the Riad or hotel.

Day 14: Marrakech – departure airport
Today, depending on your departure time, it will take you to the airport for your flight back home with the best memories and memories of Morocco.The tour ends at the airport.

Includes

– Arrival transfer to the hotel (optional)
– Professional Driver
– Air conditioned 4×4
– Gasoline
– Travel Guide (Optional)
– Local guides for “Fes, Marrakech, Casablanca, Rabat, Meknes (Optional)
– Local Guide Ait Benhaddou (Optional)
– Hotels
– Berber Camp
– Camel Trekking
– Airport transfer

Not Includes

– Flights
– Lunch
– Drinks