3 Days from Marrakech to Merzouga via Fez

 

Day 1: Marrakech – Tizi n-Tichka – Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate – Gorges dades

We will meet you at the airport or your Riad or where you are staying in Marrakech and we will start our trip to Ouarzazate through the spectacular Tizi-N-Tichka pass (2260m), over the High Atlas mountains, appreciating the beauty of the landscape on the winding road through the Berber villages. You will arrive at the famous Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, the largest Kasbah in Morocco, a UNESCO marital historical site. We will have lunch at the Kasbah and follow Dades Gorges through Ouarzazate, “the Hollywood of Africa” ​​and the crossing of the route of the thousand kasbahs, with its fascinating sandcastles and Kalaat Mgouna, the city of roses “known For its annual festival during the pink harvest in May and then to Dades Valley,                                   accommodation at the hotel.

Day 2: Dades Gorge – Todra Gorge – Merzouga

After breakfast at the hotel, we leave the Dades Valley towards Tinghir and the Todra Gorges, enjoying the panoramic views of the ancient mud Berber villages overlooking the valley. Upon arrival at the Gorge we will pass below 300 meters high red cliff, where many climbers come to enjoy their favorite sport. We continue our trip to Erfoud and Rissani where we will have lunch.

In the afternoon we will arrive at the impressive dunes of Merzouga (Erg Chebbi), changing the car for the camels to admire the sunset, spend the night in the camp and enjoy the tranquility, the sunset and the wonderful and magical starry sky of the desert from Merzouga.
Accommodation in the camp with dinner and breakfast, and with live Berber music.

Day 3: Merzouga – Rissani – Midelt – Azrou – Ifrane – Fez:

Today we have to get up early, we cannot miss the sunrise in the desert, an image that we will never forget, after a shower and a good breakfast, today we will board Rissani, where we will make a brief visit to Záwiya Moulay Ali ash-Sharif (mausoleum that allows entry To non-Muslims, for their interesting galleries and mosaics), we will also have time to walk through the souk (local market), and the opportunity to see the fondouks (place where donkeys gather), we will continue our path towards Errachidia passing through Erfoud , our next stop will be at the Aoufous Oasis (located in the Paliz de Ziz, a panoramic view of the oasis for photography lovers. You will enjoy the show.

We will pass through Errachidia (known as the military city), and we will stop at the Hassan Adaklir Dam, where it offers travelers beautiful panoramic views thanks to the contrast of its turquoise waters with the ocher color of the mountains, following our tour we will arrive at the Ziz river, with a score of miles you can enjoy the beautiful landscapes offered by a Ksours and the Ziz gorges, our journey continues through the Alta crossing through the Tizi N’talghom pass at 1,907 meters, we will arrive Midelt was questioned where we are going to eat and enjoy the magnificent views of the mountain of Jebel Aachi with its snowy peaks.

We will continue to Azrou, where you will have the opportunity to see the old tree (800 years called Cedre Gouraud), as well as have the opportunity to see the monkeys of the cedar forest, from here we travel to Ifrane (also known as Switzerland of Morocco), located in a mountainous area at 1713 meters of altitude, in its vicinity is the representative Ifrane National Park for its stone figure of the lion, one of the animals that once lived there, you can possibly make a visit to Al-Khawayn University (TWO BROTHERS), we will continue our trip towards Fez and passing through Imouzar Kander, we arrive in Fez in the middle of the afternoon, where you can transfer to your Riad / Hotel and end of our services.

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