Marrakech desert tour 9 days. Tour from Marrakech to explore the great South Morocco. visit Merzouga. discover the nomadc life! ☼
Marrakech desert tour 9 days
Day 1: Marrakech
Pick up from the airport to the riad/hotel. Dinner and night.
Day 2: Marrakech – Atlas Mountains – Kasbah ait ben haddou – dades gorges
We leave from Marrakech to Ouarzazate passing through the mountains of the Great Atlas chain. Then stop in the village of Telouat to visit the Kasbah of Glaoui. We will cross the Ounila valley to reach the village of Ait ben haddou, we will visit the famous kasbah which has been classified by UNESCO. And the Moroccan desert tour continues towards Ouarzazate, we stop in front of the cinema studios and the Taourirt kasbah to take some beautiful photos. Then we continue to the Skoura palm grove. We then cross the valley of roses and we will follow the valley of figs and roses to the Dades gorges where we will spend the night in a local hotel.
Day 3: Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Erfoud – Merzouga Desert
The Morocco desert trip will take us this morning to the Erg Chebbi dunes, We stop at Todra sandstone for lunch, and then continue via the Tafialalte oasis to Erfoud, known by these fossils. From there we drive through desert landscapes to Merzouga village. Here your camel guide will lead you into the dunes of Erg Chebbi to see a beautiful sunset and spend the night under the stars in the Sahara bivouac, dine around the campfire, sleep in the nomad tents.
Day 4: Excursion in Merzouga desert – Visit Nomads
After breakfast you enjoy an excursion in the desert region of Merzouga, you will reach the village Merzouga on camel back, then we leave in 4×4 to explore the Merzouga region. We stop to visit a nomadic family to share tea with them, it is an opportunity to discover the daily life of the nomads in the desert, breeding goats and camels.
We then return to the Khamliya village for the typical Berber lunch, you will also discover Gnaoua music.
In the pres noon we return to the bivouac on camel back. Dinner and Berber music show. Sleep in nomadic tents.
Day 5: Merzouga Desert – Fes
We leave the Merzouga desert towards Fes, we stop at Rissani to visit the Molay Ali Chrif Alaoui mausoleum, then we cross the town of Erfoud and the Ziz valley. We stop in Zaida for lunch, and in the afternoon we continue towards the cedar forest of Azrou where you will see monkeys in the forest, then we drive to Fes. Dinner and night in a beautiful riad.
Day 6: Fes – Volubilis – chefchaouen
Lunch and departure to Meknes, visit the gate of the medina and the mausoleum Molay Ismail founder of Meknes. From there our journey continues to Volubilis a Roman ruin in Morocco, where you will discover the beautiful mosaics. Then we continue to Chefchaoeun. Dinner and night in a peace riad.
Day 7: Chefchaouen – Casablanca
After breakfast and the photographic walk in the medina. We leave for Casablanca, pass by Rabat, the capital of Morocco where we will visit the Hassan Tower, from there we continue to Casablanca. Dinner and night in a hotel.
Day 8: Casablanca – Marrakesh
Visit the Hassan II Mosque, and we leave for Marrakech, here you enjoy a visit to the medina and the large Jamaa Fna square. Dinner and night in a riad in the medina.
Day 9: Marrakech – Airport
We transfer you to Marrakech airport.