MARRAKECH- DESERT OF MERZOUGA – FEZ
4 days / 3 nights
Desierto de Merzouga
Day 1: Marrakech – Ouarzazate – Skoura – Dades Valley
Pick up at the riad / hotel where you stay in Marrakech at 8am. We will begin our tour by the Tizi N’Tichka port, where we will cross the Atlas Mountains making stops to enjoy the magnificent views that the route offers us and to rest or take pictures whenever you feel like it. We will continue on our way to Ouarzazate, where after lunch, we will continue until we meet the village of Skoura, located in the heart of the valley of the palms, an extensive and labyrinthine oasis, whose lush vegetation wraps precious secret Kasbahs. From here we will continue through the Valley of Roses (famous for the cultivation of them) to the Dades Valley, where we will have dinner and spend the night next to the Dades River.
Day 2: Dades Valley – Garracas de Todra – Merzouga Desert
After breakfast we will start following the banks of Boumalne, where a road full of Kasbahs (Citadel) and ksour (fortresses or castles) opens, whose landscape is ocher, red and mauve. Around us, we will find stony plateaus where the dromedaries graze. After having lunch in the gorges of Todra, crossing the important palm grove of Tinghir (it is one of the most beautiful and vast in Morocco) we will arrive at Erfoud (city of fossils) and after passing through Rissani, we will arrive at the village of Merzouga which is located in front of the dunes of Erg Chebbi.
We will sleep in a riad / hotel in front of the dunes.
Day 3: Merzouga – Erg Chebbi – Merzouga
After gathering strength at the breakfast of the hotel, we will make the great tour of the dunes going through: the 2 oasis of Merzouga, the village of Khamlia (Pueblo de los Negros) and the Mifiss mines. Finding ourselves on our way with nomadic, Berber families. At 3 o’clock in the afternoon we will arrive at the hotel where we will leave what we do not need and we will go to the foot of the dunes to meet the guide and the dromedaries. We will go into the desert to appreciate the sunset, until we reach the jaima camp where we will spend the night.
Dinner and night in Jaima under the mantle of stars.
Day 4: Merzouga – Valle Del Ziz – Azrou – Medelt – Fez
Around 5.30am, we will get up to enjoy and admire the beautiful sunrise and its color, one of the best moments in the desert of Merzouga. After a typical breakfast, we will return in dromedaries to the hotel to shower and then we will take the road to Fez, passing through the beautiful Ziz Valley, Errachidia, Midelt until the cedar forest where we will pass to visit the famous cedar of ‘Gouraud’ .
We will continue our journey through the Middle Atlas until we reach Fez in the afternoon, the intellectual and historical capital of Morocco.
THE TOUR INCLUDES:
Reception and return in the riad / hotel where you stay
All-terrain vehicle 4×4 or minibus with A / C
Guide that speaks your language
Hotel half board (Dinner and breakfast)
1 night in jaima with dinner and breakfast
Excursion with dromedary (one per person)
IT DOES NOT INCLUDE:
Drinks and lunches
Tickets and tips
All those services that are not specified in the program
PRICE PER PERSON:
The price of the routes will vary depending on the occupancy of the seats in our vehicles.
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