6 Days From Fez to the Desert of Merzouga Via Marrakech

Day 1 : Fez - Midelt - Erfoud - Merzouga

We will leave from Fez towards the south of Morocco, pass by Ifrane, known as the Moroccan Switzerland, stop at Azrou, forest of cedars and the monkeys of the Atlas. We will continue via the port of Tizi-N-Talghoumlt, then we will arrive at the Ziz Valley, Oasis of Tafilalet with lots of palm trees, in the afternoon we will arrive at Merzouga Erg Chebbi. We will reach the desert. Courtesy dinner and accommodation at the Hotel.

Day 2 : Merzouga - Erg Chebbi - Merzouga - (90km)

 
After breakfast, we will visit another of the tracks used in the "Rally Paris - Dakar". We will pass to the other side of the dunes we will visit the 2 Oases of Merzouga, the nomadic lands, the village of Khamlia (where brothers from Sudan and Mali live), the mines of Misfis, the desert plateaus, the Berber nomads, the oasis of Tissardmine. Towards 3 o'clock in the afternoon we will arrive at the inn and after lunch we will go up to the camels that at a slow pace will take us to the tents, crossing the wide expanse of golden sand we will enjoy the wonderful landscape that the sunset offers us in the desert. This night will be special. We will sleep in the dunes in nomad tents (Jaimas) as the Berbers do. Here we will enjoy a Berber dinner, music and appreciate the spirit of the desert with an indescribable starry sky as seldom seen. Courtesy dinner and accommodation in the camp.

Day 3 : Merzouga - Rissani - Erfoud - The Todra Gorges - The Dades Valley

After breakfast, we will leave for Rissani to visit the market and its famous donkey parking lot. It is a unique place where all the nomadic tribes of the desert come to supply themselves. A very curious visit. Then we will travel to Erfoud where we will visit fossil quarries with an age superior to 380 million years. We will continue until we reach the famous Gorges of Todra, a favorite place for climbers and lovers of trekking. We will finish our tour in the Dades Valley. Courtesy dinner and accommodation at the Hotel.

Day 4 : The Dades Valley - Boutghrar - The Valley of the Roses - Skoura - Ouarzazate. - Marrakech

 
We will leave for the Dades Valley for "the Route of the Thousand Kasbahs". We will go through the Gorges of Dades, and by track we will enter the High Atlas where we can buy the difference of life between the Berbers of the mountains, the nomads of the desert and those of the Atlas. We will see the caves where they live. We will pass through the Valley of Las Rosas where its inhabitants make creams, soaps and rose water. We will eat in a typical restaurant in the area (free lunch) in the village of Boutghrar and then we will enter a valley, passing through Ouarzazate through the High Atlas to reach Marrakech Accommodation in the Hotel or Riad.

Day 5 : Marrakech

We will visit the city starting with the gardens of the Menara with its pond, the Sâadianas tombs where the founders of the city are located, the Bahia Palace residence of the old pasha, we will visit the splendid minaret Koutoubia, to finish in the unspeakable Jemma Square The Fna, in the morning a great souk and in the night a magical spectacle. Accommodation at the Hotel or Riad.

Day 6 : Marrakech and Transfer to the Airport

Breakfast at the hotel and at the indicated time, transfer to the airport to depart in flight to your city of origin. End of the karshaan experience.

what's inclusions

  • Transportation In 4x4 Vehicle With AirConditioned.
  • Free private travel when you want to stop to take pictures, etc.
  • Guide at your disposal during all the days of the trip.
  • Vehicle fuel.
  • Breakfast included.
  • Excursion on dromedaries through the desert and sleep in a Berber tent in the desert. (One per person)
  • Transfer to airports

what's excluded

  • Airline tickets.
  • Meals.
  • Drinks at the courtesy dinners.
  • Entrances to the monuments.