Morocco Tour

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    Section 1: 3 days/2 nights

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    Day 1: Fes – Midelt – Erfoud – Erg Chebbi 

    After an early breakfast, you will begin your ascent across the Middle Atlas Mountains. Most of the day will be spent winding your way through beautiful lush forests, jagged rock faces, and Berber villages as you cross the Atlas Mountains and begin to descend towards the Sahara Desert. Half way, you will stop for lunch in the town of Midelt, famous for its fossils and rocks. We continue on mountain roads overlooking the wide flowing Oued Ziz. Passing through Kasbahs and palm groves we head towards the adobe colored city of Er-Rachidia before arriving in the late afternoon at Merzouga, a city on the outskirts of the Sahara Desert. Then later in the afternoon, saddle on your camels for your journey across the desert during a beautiful sunset for about 2 hours, to reach your camp for the night by the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. Overnight in the Nomad tent, under a night sky full of stars, Berber music and delicious food prepared for you by your guide. A night you will not forget.

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    Day 2: Merzouga – Todra Gorges – Dades Gorge 

    Waking up early to catch the sunrise over the dunes, you will make your way back to Merzouga on your camels. After breakfast, as you start traveling to Erfoud, you set out behind the High Atlas Mountains on route to the Todra Gorge, passing by nomad people along the way. You will take a walk up in the towering Todra Gorges (985 feet high). The picturesque river valleys make for a beautiful journey towards the southeast of Morocco. Then continue your journey towards another impressive gorge Dades passing by strange rock creations of Tamnalt Hills. Overnight in the heart of Dades Gorge.

    Day 3: Dades Gorge – Ouarzazate – Marrakech 

    After breakfast, you begin your day’s journey towards Ouarzazate via the High Atlas Mountains. Take off road about 25kms on your 4×4, you will discover nomad life in caves before arriving in the the center of Moroccan roses and rose products. Continue your trip via the Road of One Thousand Kasbahs. You will pass by the Skoura palm oasis just before arriving in Ouarzazate. Here, you will visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Kasbah Ait Benhaddou. In typical Moroccan fashion, the true treasures must be searched out and discovered… usually off the beaten path. In actuality, this setting has been used for more films than any other location in Morocco, including Lawrence of Arabia, Jesus of Nazareth, and recently The Gladiator. In the afternoon, you will be dropped off at your riad/hotel.

     

    Section 2: 4 days/3 nights

    Day 1: Fes – Midelt – Erfoud – Merzouga  

    Pick up from your riad/hotel, you will begin your journey towards the Middle Atlas Mountains. Most of the day will be spent winding your way through the beautiful forests of cedar trees, jagged rock faces and Berber villages as you cross the Atlas Mountains before your descent to the Sahara Desert. Half way, you will stop for lunch in the town of Midelt, famous for its fossils and rocks. Continue on mountainous roads overlooking the wide flowing Oued Ziz. Passing by Kasbahs and palm groves and the adobe colored city of Er-Rachidia, you will arrive in the late afternoon at Merzouga, city on the outskirts of the Sahara Desert. Overnight in hotel.

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    Day 2: Merzouga – Rissani – Erg Chebbi  

    After your breakfast, discover this beautiful region of the Sahara desert by visiting the fossils center and the ancient city of Rissani. It was once home to the Alawite dynasty when they took power, as well as Moulay er Rachid. It is a cultural destination in Morocco boasting beautiful examples of early Moroccan architectural styles and noteworthy palaces and temples, such as Ksar Oulad Abdelhalim. You will also see men wearing the indigo blue robes distinctive of the Saharan people. Another visit to Khamlia village where you have the opportunity to listen the Gnaoua music. Then later in the afternoon, saddle on your camels for your journey across the desert during a beautiful sunset for about 2 hours to reach your camp for the night at the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. Overnight in the Nomad tent, under a night sky full of stars to the sound of Berber music. A night you will not forget.

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    Day 3: Merzouga – Todra Gorges – Dades Gorge  

    Waking up early to catch the sunrise over the dunes, you will make your way back to Merzouga on your camels. After breakfast, as you start traveling to Erfoud, you set out behind the High Atlas Mountains on route to the Todra Gorge, passing by nomad people along the way. You will take a walk up in the towering Todra Gorges (985 feet high). The picturesque river valleys make for a beautiful journey towards the southeast of Morocco. Then continue your journey towards another impressive gorge Dades passing by strange rock creations of Tamnalt Hills. Overnight in the heart of Dades Gorge.

    Day 4: Dades Gorge – Ouarzazate – Marrakech  

    After breakfast, you begin your day’s journey towards Ouarzazate via the High Atlas Mountains. Take off road about 25kms on your 4×4, you will discover nomad life in caves before arriving in the the center of Moroccan roses and rose products. Continue your trip via the Road of One Thousand Kasbahs. You will pass by the Skoura palm oasis just before arriving in Ouarzazate. Here, you will visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Kasbah Ait Benhaddou. In typical Moroccan fashion, the true treasures must be searched out and discovered… usually off the beaten path. In actuality, this setting has been used for more films than any other location in Morocco, including Lawrence of Arabia, Jesus of Nazareth, and recently The Gladiator. In the afternoon, you will be dropped off at your riad/hotel.

     

    Section 3: 4 days/3 nights

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    Day 1: Fes – Volubilis – Meknes – Midelt  

    After an early breakfast, travel toward Meknes, with a stop over at the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis. You will spend the morning exploring the 2000-year-old ruins and getting a picture of life during the Roman Empire. Then continue on to Meknes to see the gate of Bab El Mansour and Bab El Khamis and experience the local cuisine at Moulay Idris, one of the holy cities. After lunch, you will set off towards the Middle Atlas Mountain. Most of the day will be spent winding your way through the beautiful forests of cedar trees, jagged rock faces, and Berber villages. Overnight In Midelt.

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    Day 2: Midelt – Er-Rachidia – Erfoud – Erg Chebbi (sand boarding)  

    After your breakfast you will cross the Atlas Mountains and begin to descend towards the Sahara Desert. Continue on mountain roads overlooking the wide flowing Oued Ziz. Passing by Kasbahs and palm groves and the adobe colored city of Er-Rachidia, you will arrive in the late afternoon at Merzouga, city on the outskirts of the Sahara Desert. Then take your camel across the desert during a beautiful sunset for about 2 hours to reach your camp for the night by the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. Overnight in the Nomad tent under a night sky full of stars.

    Day 3: Merzouga – Todra Gorges – Dades Gorge  

    Waking up early to catch the sunrise over the dunes, you will make your way back to Merzouga on your camels. After breakfast, as you start traveling to Erfoud, you set out behind the High Atlas Mountains on route to the Todra Gorge, passing by nomad people along the way. You will take a walk up in the towering Todra Gorges (985 feet high). The picturesque river valleys make for a beautiful journey towards the southeast of Morocco. Then continue your journey towards another impressive gorge Dades passing by strange rock creations of Tamnalt Hills. Overnight in the heart of Dades Gorge.

    Day 4 : Dades Gorge – Ouarzazate – Marrakech  

    After breakfast, you begin your day’s journey towards Ouarzazate via the High Atlas Mountains. Take off road about 25kms on your 4×4, you will discover nomad life in caves before arriving in the the center of Moroccan roses and rose products. Continue your trip via the Road of One Thousand Kasbahs. You will pass by the Skoura palm oasis just before arriving in Ouarzazate. Here, you will visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Kasbah Ait Benhaddou. In typical Moroccan fashion, the true treasures must be searched out and discovered… usually off the beaten path. In actuality, this setting has been used for more films than any other location in Morocco, including Lawrence of Arabia, Jesus of Nazareth, and recently The Gladiator. In the afternoon, you will be dropped off at your riad/hotel.

     

    Section 4: 2 days/1 night

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    Day 1: Fes – Midelt – Erfoud – Erg Chebbi  

    After an early breakfast, you will begin your ascent across the Middle Atlas Mountains. Most of the day will be spent winding your way through beautiful lush forests, jagged rock faces, and Berber villages as you cross the Atlas Mountains and begin to descend towards the Sahara Desert. Half way, you will stop for lunch in the town of Midelt, famous for its fossils and rocks. We continue on mountain roads overlooking the wide flowing Oued Ziz. Passing through Kasbahs and palm groves we head towards the adobe colored city of Er-Rachidia before arriving in the late afternoon at Merzouga, a city on the outskirts of the Sahara Desert. Then later in the afternoon, saddle on your camels for your journey across the desert during a beautiful sunset for about 2 hours, to reach your camp for the night by the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. Overnight in the Nomad tent, under a night sky full of stars, Berber music and delicious food prepared for you by your guide. A night you will not forget.

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    Day 2 : Erg Chebbi – Merzouga – Nekob – Agdez – Marrakech  

    Waking early to see sunrise over the swelling dunes of the desert before returning to Merzouga. Then you will visit the ancient city of Rissani, the place from which Arab dynasties first came to Morocco and men wearing the indigo blue robes distinctive of the Saharan people. Then head towards the volcanic mountains of Sarhro dramatic rock formations and gorges with superb views. You will meet the largest oasis of Morocco, Draa valley, lined up by many palm groves. Then on to Agdez, the first village in Draa valley before making your way to the UNESCO protected site of Ait Benhaddou, one of the most impressive Kasbah and well-preserved fortress in Morocco. Many movies were filmed here such as the Gladiator. Leave Ait Benhaddou and start heading towards the majestic High Atlas Mountains. Cross the High Atlas Mountains via the highest road pass in Morocco Tizi-n-Tichka at an altitude of 2,260m, offering impressive views of valleys, mountains and many Berber villages nearby. Drop off at your riad/hotel in the late evening.