If you want to know the desert in its pure state, do not doubt that this is your route. With Adventure Desert & South Morocco 4×4 Tour 7 Days you will discover the authentic life in the desert and you will know its inhabitants, being able to delight you near its gastronomy, culture and architecture. Explore the landscapes that have captivated many travelers in their passage through Morocco. We wait for you!
Highlights Adventure Desert & South Morocco 4×4 Tour 7 Days:
- Watch acrobats and snake charmers entertain in Marrakech’s Jemaa el-Fna Square
- Historical medina of Fes (UNESCO heritage)
- Camel Ride on the Sahara Desert
- Night in Desert Camp in Erg chebbi
- Gorges of Todra and Dades
- Moroccan Kasbahs: Ait ben haddou, Ouarzazate
DAY 1 MARRAKECH
Pick up at the airport at the agreed time and transfer to the Hotel / Riad. In the afternoon you will come to pick up our guide to know the charms of Marrakech. For several centuries it has been the most incredible popular theater in the world, here the youngest of the family, and the not so small can enjoy it big: snake charmers, musicians, dancers, storytellers, fortunetellers, actors, fortune tellers, etc. .). Dinner and accommodation in Marrakech.
DIA 2 MARRAKECH- OUARZAZATE – ZAGORA
After the Breakfast. Departure crossing the Atlas mountains through the Col de Tizin Ticka towards Ouarzazate, panoramic view of the city and Kasbah Taourirt; In other times residence of the Pasha Glaoui. Visit of its main rooms where the room “del Pacha” stands out, with beautiful views of the valley. Free time. Continuation towards Zagora, the city that lives from the cultivation of the rich dates given by its oases and that in ancient times was the starting point of caravans to black Africa. Dinner and accommodation
DIA 3 ZAGORA – TAZARINE – ERFOUD – MERZOUGA DESERT
Breakfast. Departure on the road that crosses the most impressive stone desert of Africa to Alnif. Free time. Continuation towards Erfoud, in the confines of the Sahara. We leave the road for tracks of wide horizons, go to the high dunes of Merzouga in the Sahara. Dinner and accommodation in Camp.
DAY 4 – EXCURSION AROUND MERZOUGA
In the morning we will visit the village of Merzouga and meet the women of an Association that works for the conservation of the environment and development, preserving a traditional way of life linked to the desert and the oasis. In the afternoon we move to the nearby Ksar Khamlia where the Gnawa Bambara musicians will delight us with their songs and dances from the desert that will enchant our senses. Dinner and accommodation
DAY 5 MERZOUGA – RISSANI – TODRA – DADES – OUARZAZATE
Optionally, possibility to see sunrise over the dunes of the Desert. Breakfast and departure to Rissani, capital of the region and holy city heiress of the mythical Sijilmisa. Continuation to another place that nature gives us, The Gorges of Todra. The Todra River, to save the Atlas Mountains, built a gorge with vertical walls 300 meters high. Free lunch and then to the gorges of Dades, another place that nature gives us with an impressive view over the river of Dades. Travel towards Ouarzazate at night. Dinner and overnight in a Kasbah.
DAY 6 AIT BEN HADDOU-MARRAKECH
After Breakfast, we will start toward the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou. Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, It is the most imposing ksar (Kasbah) in southern Morocco. Panoramic view of the region with the High Atlas in the background. Free time. In the afternoon return to Marrakech. Dinner and night at the hotel.
DAY 7 MARRAKECH GUIDED TOUR
Monumental visit of the city: They will start with the minaret of the Koutobia, (S: XIII) sister of the Giralda of Seville, of splendid harmony is at present the lighthouse and spiritual center of Marrakech, the Sâadianas Tombs (S: XVI). And later they will visit The Bahia Palace, (S: XVI) example of the aristocratic life of the Muslim Middle Ages, and where its ambassador’s room stands out, with its cedar wood ceiling.
Visit the souks of Marrakech, with its squares, its labyrinthine bifurcations, its colors and exotic smells, it is a visit that allows you to get a full idea of the charms and magic of this city. At the beginning it was the souk and around it the threads of life were woven and therefore of the history of Marrakech, the emblematic city of the country. We will go to the Plaza jemaa el Fna. Shuttle to the airport at the set time. End of Adventure Desert & South Morocco 4×4 Tour 7 Days and of our services.