Desert tour & imperial city

From Marrakech to Rabat

From Marrakech to Rabat

Day1: Marrakech-Tadart-Telouet->Ait ben haddou-Skoura- Dades Valley :
Departure from Marrakech at 7h am, 2 hours after we will be about to cross Tizi n Tichka pass, with some pauses to shoot nice pictures of a breathtaking natural landscapes and different views. We will take breakfast on the road and we will continue until the town of Tilouet to visit its fabulous Kasbahs.

Before reaching Ouarzazate, we will drive you to visit ksar ait ben haddou, a Kasbah which is inscribed on the list of the world inheritance of UNESCO where we’ll have our lunch. Then we will proceed to visit the different sites and studios where famous and known films were turned. Leaving Ouarzazate to the north east will drive us to Skoura, a beautiful oasis where marvelous Kasbahs are decorating the area. After that, we will continue toward Dades Valley. The night is in a Hotel in Dades Valley.
Day 2: Dades Valley- Todgha Gorge-Erfoud- Meraouga-Camel Trek-Desert Camp
Road to Todgha for discovering the Gorge of Todgha and going on a visit of the small town of Tinjdad. After lunch we’ll drive in direction of Erfoud, the capital of the East and the symbol of simplicity, we have also just nearby Rissani city, the cradle of Sijilmasa’s civilization and Alaoui Dynasty. We will arrive then to the fascinating and magic Merzouga and Erg Chebbi which is one of the tallest and biggest dunes areas of the Moroccan Sahara [Where the second is Erg Chabbi, in Mhamid El Ghizlane]. It’s time to take a rest after a Berber tea with nomads. At 5h30 pm, camels will take you from the hotel on a trip through dunes to watch the sunset and enjoy a tea with nomads in the camp under the golden sunlight of this southern queen. Different rhythms of southern music will be accompanying you all the way. Overnight in the tent.
Day 3: Camel Trek- Merzouga Village- Ziz Valley- Midelt- Ifrane- Fez
Before Sunrise, we’ll drive you to dunes by camels where you’ll enjoy the amazing view of the sun looming in the beautiful sky above. We’ll come back to the hotel to have breakfast and drive then toward Fez. On our way to Fez we’ll pass by a lot of beautiful places like Arfoud, Errachidia, Ziz Valley, One of the most amazing and fabulous oasis and valleys in the world, gathering the beauty of sand, the gold of palms and the blueness of the water. Heading north, we will cross the biggest cedar forest in Africa surrounding beautiful small cities like Azrou and Ifrane where we will have short pause. We will arrive to Fez in less than an hour, then we’ll drive you to the hotel or Riyad.
Day 4: Fez
Fez is the oldest Moroccan imperial city. On our fourth day, we will explore Fes and its city walls. We will also explore the ancient Medina (Fez El Bali) and the mosques, souks, madrasas or Islamic schools, the Jewish Quarted and the first university in the world ALQUARAWIYINE. Aside from those, we will also discover and see the exteriors of the Royal Palace. We will then have a delicious lunch at a traditional restaurant that is located at the center of Fez.
Day 5: Fez-Meknes-Volubilis-Rabat
After Breakfast we’ll drive you to another imperial city, known as Ismaili capital, Meknes. Next step will take as to the ruins of an ancient roman city, Volubilis, before we explore a small beautiful and historic town called Moulay Drisd Zarhoun. In the end of our tour there, the road will drive us to Rabat where we’ll spend the last night. The night is in the Riyad.
Day 6: Rabat- Casablanca- Marrakech
A tour in the capital of Morocco, where You’ll have the chance to visit the Royal Palace and the tower of Hassan, Kasbah Oudayas and then the Mausoleum of Mohammed 5 ,the grandfather of the Morrocan King. We’ll guide you then to Casablanca, to the archaic and new city, the metropolitan city of morocco and the most crowded one, where you’ll visit the most beautiful mosque in the world which is Mosque Hassan II, barely built on the sea, before driving back to Marrakech.