Marrakech – Desert – Fes
8 days: Marrakech – Desert – Fes
|1||Marrakech – Marrakech|
|2||Marrakech – Marrakech|
|3||Marrakech – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Dades Gorges|
|4||Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Ramlia
|5||Ramlia – Merzouga|
|6||Merzouga – Ziz Valley – Midelt – Ifrane – Fes|
Day 2: Marrakech – Marrakech: After breakfast we will visit the city, full of locations with high cultural and architectural value, and the famous, exotic and frenetic Jemaa el Fna Square, declared Cultural Heritage by UNESCO, and located at the entrance of the Medina. Night at the same hotel.
Day 3: Marrakech – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Dades Gorges: With the 4×4 vehicles, we will cross the Atlas by the passage of Tizin Tichka direction to Ait Ben Haddou, Ksar, declared World Heritage by UNESCO. From Ait Ben Haddou we will go to Ouarzazate. During the route we will visit the Berber villages Skoura and Boutaghar located in the heart of the palm trees valley. From here we will go to the gorges of Dades. Dinner and accommodation in a hotel located in the gorges.
Day 4: Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Ramlia: After the breakfast, we will go to Todra Gorge, near the city of Tinerhir, at the end of a valley of palms and adobe villages surrounded by rugged mountains. It is one of the most famous natural landscapes of Morocco, a wall of 300 m height and close to one mile long. From here, we will go to Alnif where it begins the route to the oasis of Ramlia following the runway of Paris-Dakar rally, where we will spend the night in a “haima” or to a shelter in the desert.
Day 5: Ramlia – Merzouga: We will follow the track towards Merzouga up to the Grand Erg Chebi. There we will leave the 4×4 and we will ride on camels to take us to the heart of the desert where we will contemplate an unforgettable sunset. Dinner and night in tents in the middle of the desert
Day 6: Merzouga – Ziz Valley – Midelt – Ifrane – Fes: After the breakfast, we will address to the impressive Ziz valley, passing through the limestone gorges lined with tall date palms, and mixed with the construction of adobe houses. From here, we will go to in the direction of Midelt, we will stop in the famous forests of cedars in the medium Atlas, where we can find one of the last communities of monkeys from Berbería, a kind of monkey that can only be seen here and in Gibraltar. We will address to the Ifrane, known as the little Switzerland of Africa. Leaving Ifrane and in the direction of Fes where we will sleep in a hotel.
Day7:Fes-Fes: After the breakfast, we will visit the medina of Fez el Bali with a local guide, which is on of the largest medieval sites that currently exist in the world. The hole medina has been declared World Heritage by UNESCO, its souks and narrow streets have remained unchanged since the Middle Ages. Overnight at the some hotel
Day 8: Fes – Fes: at the appointed time, we will go to the airport and the trip ends.
SERVICES INCLUDED / NOT INCLUDED
- Included: Accomodation, breakfast and dinner. Tour with driver, transfers and fuel.
- Not included: Drinks, lunch or any other service not specified