5 Days Tangier Marrakech Desert Tour
5 Days Tangier Marrakech Desert Tour, explore Merzouga desert from Fes, night in desert camp in Merzouga, visit Dades gorges and Ait benhadou kasbah end tour in Marrakech.
5 Days Tangier Marrakech Desert Tour
DAY 1: TANGIER – CHEFCHAOUN – OUAZANE – FES
Our 5 Days Tangier Marrakech Desert Tour starts today from Tangier and we will drive through the Rif Mountains to Chefchaouan. It is a stunning village in the feet of Rif Mountains and its medina has a Spanish-style square. After a free time in the bleu city, we continue our private Morocco tour to Ouazane where we will have lunch, then heading to Fez. Here we spend the night in traditional hotel/ riad.
DAY 2: FEZ – IFRAN – AZROU – MIDELT ZIZ VALLEY – ERFOUD – ERISSANI – MERZOUGA
After breakfast, we continue our private tour of Morocco, after visit the beautiful gate of the Rotal Palace, we will drive through the panoramic view of Borj Aljanoub , then heading to Ifran, the Switzerland of Africa, Azrou, and the cedar forest, where we observe the monkeys in their natural life, as well we will stop in the Amazing Awwa Lake which is located within The Middle Atlas Mountains. Thenheading to Ziz Valley, Pictures Stops in the High Atlas Mountains, Zaabel Tunnel, which is the only tunnel in the southern east of Morocco, as well we will stop in the beautiful Dam of Hassan Addakhil. After stopping in the valley of Palms trees -Ziz Valley-, heading to Erfoud the Capital of Fossils and dates, then to Errisani the first Capital of The reign of the Alawites. Overnight in the hotel beside the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi.
DAY 3: MERZOUGA HALF DAY TOUR
After a hearty breakfast in the hotel, we will start our half day desert tour around Erg Chebbi dunes, first we will take a walk in the Oasis of Merzouga, then heading to El Khamlia, the village of black people, called Bambaras, to explore their special kind of music and dance, which called Gnaoua. Then we will drive through Some Nomadic families to experience the nomadic a wild life crossing a panoramic view for the Erg Chebbi dunes called Galb Annas. After drink a cup of tea with nomads we will drive through the mines of Mifis, the ancient Merzouga which know for it’s mines of minerals and fossils, then we will go back to El Khamlia at lunch time, for a special,delicious and famous meal in the area of Tafilalt called Medfouna or Berber Pizza. Before the sunset time by 1h 30 mins, you will start the Camel Trek to your desert camp. After a 50 mins of riding camels you will stop in the highest dune in the area to watch the sunset, after you reach the camp and dinning, you will enjoy a fire party under the starry sky, as well you can climb a dune beside you camp to enjoy the view of millions of stars in the clear sky.
DAY 4: MERZOUGA -TODGHA GORGES – DADES VALLEY
Wake up in the early morning to watch the sunrise, a camel trek back to the hotel where you will have breakfast and shower, then heading to Todgha Gorges crossing a very old water system called Khetarat, befor reaching todgha gorges for a 20 mins of hiking we will stop in a magical view for Todgha Valley. After having lunch in the valley we will drive through Dades Valley, where we will have a panoramic stops in the valley of birds. Overnight in hotel.
DAY 5: DADES VALLEY – ROSES VALLEY – SKOURA – OUARZAZATE – AIT BEN HADOU – HIGH ATLAS – MARRAKECH
Departure from dades to Marrakech via Kelaa M’Gouna named also Roses City which is located in Roses Valley then to Skoura Oasis where we will visit Kasbah Amridil, after, continue to Ouarzazate, nicknamed “Hollywood of Africa”. Here we can visit the local movie studio and the kasbah of Taourirte Then direction Ait Benhaddou, visit the local kasbah, the largest kasbah of Morocco and UNESCO historic site. We continue on the mountains of the High Atlas Mountains to Marrakech and drop off in your hotel. End of 5 Days Tangier Marrakech Desert Tour.
- Private and comfortable vehicle 4×4/minivan.
- AC & fuel
- Professional Driver/Guide
- Accommodation BB
- Desert Camp with dinner
- Camel trek before sunset and after sunrise
- Sand boarding
- Quad ride
- Local SIM cards
- Drinks, lunches
- Dinners (except in Desert, Dades Valley or Ouarzazate)