This is the perfect desert excursion that occurs at a leisurely pace for those who don’t like to spend too long sitting in a car without stopping. During these magical six days, we’ll explore southern Morocco and get closely acquainted with Saharan culture. In addition to the famous sand dunes at Erg Chebbi, we’ll also explore some more off-the-beaten path attractions.
On this first day we Leaving Marrakech at 8:00 am and depart to Ouarzazate. In the way we will cross the Atlas by the surprising port Tizi n’Tichka, 2,260 meters of height.Shortly after crossing the Atlas take a track to visit the Kasbah of the Pacha Glaoui in Telouet. Passing through various berber villages we arrive to the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, an incredible fortified city of more than 800 years old. In her movies have been filmed as Gladiator or the Kingdom of Heaven.At the end of the visits we will go to Ouarzazate, where you can visit the movie studios.Dinner overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast we will visit the Taourirt Kasbah, we depart in the direction of Zagora crossing the mountains of the Anti Atlas and passing through the port of Tizi n Tinifift, to 1,600 meters in height.ushering in the Draa Valley by a track we will past by berbers towns and kasbahs in its interior. Leaving behind the peoples N’kob, Tarazine and Alnif, we will take another track that crosses until you reach the Gorges of Mharech. Many of these sections are to be traversed during the Dakar Rally.Dinner and overnight in hotel.
Continuing along the track Cross more peoples solitary, epiphytic plants wadis (dry river beds), oasis and dunes of Ouzina.Following the route we will take the road in the direction to the Erg Chebbi, the highest dunes in Morocco . He had lunch with nomad pizza . and we arrive at Merzouga, compared to the high dunes of Erg Chebbi. In the hotel we will leave what do not need and we expect the dromedaries for will dive into the desert, while the sun sets, until you reach the jaimas camp in the middle of the desert of high dunes, where we spend the night in the camp. Dinner and overnight in a desert camp.
Woke up early morning to see the sunrise. Return to the Hotel in dromedary . Shower and breakfast. We went out to encircle the Erg Chebbi, extension of sand desert where is located the Great Dune of Morocco, of more than 250 meters of altitude, connecting per track with part of the route followed by the old Paris-Dakar, with the mountains bordering Algeria of fund. Stop at the oasis of Tissardmin and continue until a settlement where nomadic know some secrets of her life and customs. Stop back in a panoramic point where visitors can contemplate the Erg Chebbi as a whole. Stop at Khamlia, people originally from Mali, to relax with a cup of tea while we enjoyed a small concert of gnawa music. Return to the lodge, lunch and afternoon free to climb the dunes and take a romantic sunset. After dinner, we expected a spectacle berber with reels. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel.
Print and and take shower standing.once cleared, we depart in the direction of Rissani, the origin of the alawite dynasty and first imperial city of Morocco.We will take the road in the direction of Erfoud, rich in black stone and marine fossils (if you want, we can stop at a factory of fossils) and you will arrive to the Palmeral of Tafilalet.We will visit the gorges of the Roda and you will arrive to the Dades Valley, Dinner and overnight at the Hotel.
Leaving the valley behind the activities by the route of the ‘Thousand Kasbahs’, passing through the stunning valley of the Roses and you will arrive to the palm grove of Skoura, where is the kasbah of the most famous area. From this point we will begin the path to return to Marrakesh arrival to your accommodation the end of our services .