Day 1: Airport/Marrakech
Arrival and transfer from the airport and day for visiting Marrakech, the ancient Imperial City. Discover the majesty of the Koutoubia landmark visible from all over the city, built in the twelfth century, and a reference model for the tower of the Giralda tower in Seville and the Hassan II tower in Rabat, the Saadian tombs, visit the Bahia palace and the mausoleum of the Ba Ahmed vizier. Lunch. Then we continue through the Jemaa el Fna, the living heart of the city, the souk of the dyers, the leather zone and then we pass through the spice zone. Dinner and night at the riad.
Day 2: Marrakech/Ouarzazate 200 km of road of which 32 of track
After breakfast, departure going to Ouarzazate via the of Tizi-n-Tichka pass (2260 m) and the High Atlas mountains, lunch along the way PalisTichka. After lunch departure for the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou (nominated UNESCO universal heritage), we visit the Kasbah and the fortified village and visit the studios before arriving in Ouarzazate. Dinner and overnight in hotel (half board).
Day 3: Ouarzazate/Agdz/Valley of the Draa/Zagora 160 km of which 22 of the track
Departure at 7h30 from Ouarzazate to the Kasbah of storks and panoramic tour of the lake, continuing to Agdz (we stop at Agdz for a short stop) through the Tizi-n-Tinififft mountain (1660 meters above sea level) to take the trail that goes to the Alkaid Ali Tamnougale kasbah, lunch at a restaurant, after lunch we continue through the track passing through the Draa Valley, where we stop for a leisurely stroll through the palm trees and ksour to Zagora arriving at the end of the day in Zagora. Dinner and overnight in Zagora in a beautiful riad.
Day 4: Zagora/Tazarine/Alnif/Rissani/Merzouga 320 km of which 90 of track
Departure from Zagora through the Draa valley to reach a path leading to the villages of Ait Taftechna and Ouaazique with its rock caves. Along the road we come to Tazarine Et Alnif where we have lunch, then we continue towards the impressive dunes of Merzouga (Erg Chebbi) through Rissani. We pass from the 4x4 to the dromedaries and watch the different colors of the sun on the dunes and spend the night in the heart of the dunes. Dinner and overnight at the camp in a Berber tent.
Day 5: Merzouga/Erfoud/Touroug/Tinjdad/Tinghir 160 Km of which 35 of track
After we wake up in the morning to watch the sunrise on the large dunes, we get back on our camels or on foot across the dunes. After breakfast, we take the path leading toward the town of Erfoud. Then we cross the Tourog palm grove, and the Tinjdad grove (lunch on site) and after lunch we continue towards the Toudra gorges where we spend the night. Dinner and night at the riad.
Day 6: Tinghir/Bomalne/Dades Gorge/Valley of Roses/Kalaa M'gouna Skoura/Ouarzazate 270 Km of which 50 of track
After breakfast and a walk through the palm groves we depart to Tinghir Boumalne to continue through the Dades gorges, we visit the gorges and have lunch nearby and after lunch we return via the Dades Valley to the Ait Youl Kasbah and take a trail through the Valley of Roses and that leads to the capital of roses Kalaa M'gouna; we continue to Skoura and visit the Amredhyle Kasbah in Skoura. Then we proceed to Ouarzazate. Dinner and overnight at the riad.
Day 7: Ouarzazate/Marrakech 200 Km
After breakfast departure to visit the city of Ouarzazate: Taourirt Kasbah, film studios, Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah. We pass through the villages Merzgane and Ighrem. Lunch on site. We proceed to Marrakech via the paved road that crosses the Tizi-n-Tichca pass. Arrival in Marrakech, dinner and overnight stay in riad.
Day 8: Marrakech/Airport
Based on time of flight, transfer to the airport. Assistance during boarding formalities. End of our service.
2 pax 4x4 USD 1950
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