Day 1: Fes - Ifran Azrou - Medilt - imilchil - Todra Gorge
At 08:00 morning we will meet you at your Riad/Hotel in Fez then we Leave Fez towards Todra Gorges , passing through Ifrane,the best small town in north Africa . Moroccan style built by the French in the 1930's with Swiss village style ,we continue crossing the middle atlas and cedars forest, we stop near Azrou to see the monkeys also for rest and take some pictures pictures. We will pass through many berber villages . Lunch will be in an appel village “Medilt”. We continue the way through the Atlas Mountains enjoying the landscapes we arrive to the small town Rich. Here ,we turn right taking the way through the famous town of Imilchil ,we reach Todra Gorges in the time of the sunset ,diner and overnight in a nice Hotel between the mountains ,rivers and the valley .
Day 2: Midelt – Errachidia – Erfoud – Rissani – Merzouga
After breakfast in your hotel you will travel to Merzouga via Errachidia and Erfoud. You will be travelling through the fascinating Tiz Ntalghamt pass and the Ziz Gorge, taking in views of the High Atlas plateau, you’ll notice how the scenery changes to reveal hints of the desert as you approach the city of Errachidia, Afterwards, you will travel along the luxuriant Ziz Valley, stopping for panoramic views along the way to Erfoud and Rissani. Arrive at Merzouga ,guided by an experienced Camel man, to explore within the mysterious sand-sea of the Erg-Chebbi. On your way, pause to watch the sunset then continue your ride – seemingly in the middle of nowhere!Dinner and overnight will be under the stars, or if you prefer, in a traditional Berber nomad tent, (an unforgettable night).
Day 3: Merzouga – Er rissani – Merzouga
Your camel guide will wake you up early in the morning to watch what well maybe the best sunrise of your life. After you will peacefully camel-trek back to the village of Merzouga to have your breakfast . En route you will be dazzled by the everchanging hues of the spectacular Erg Chebbi dunes, which are a scene of constant change and fascination as sunlight transforms them from pink to gold to red.After breakfast , we will depart to the holy city of Rissani, a site where the Alouite dynasty are buried in the mousoleum of Moulay Ali Sherif, visit the ruins of Ksar Abbar, a kasbah that dates from 17 th century. Rissani is surrounded by 360 ksars ( fortified villages with many towers ) and has a big souk (an open market), held three times a week. After we will have a tour of Rissani’s famed palmerie and a glimpse of life as it is lived on the edge of the desert . Visit the ksar Oulad Abdelhalim,which was built around 1900 for Sultan Moulay Hassan. Then continuing the trip throught the open black desert back to Merzouga. Overnight accommodation will be in Merzouga in riad or hotel.
Day 4: Merzouga – Rissani – Tinghir – Boumanle Dades – Ouarzazate
After breakfast , you’ll leave for Rissani , Tinghir, and Boumalne Dades , The line of kasbahs that give this extremely popular route its nickname: Valley of a Thousand Kasbahs, Begin just before the town of Skoura, which is Kalaa Mgouna, the rose city where you cauld purchase rose water and continue to Ouarzazate, the Hollywood of Africa, whose geography and beautiful landscapes have attracted many world class movie producers. Possible visit (if there is no production event) to the movie studio, a well-known cimatographic center used for block buster productions including Astrix and Cleopatra directed by Alain Chabat ,and the Oscar-wining Gladiator directed by Ridley Scott . Overnight stay will be at the riad in Ouarzazate.
Day 5: Ouarzazate – Marrakech
After breakfast ,we will depart early for Marrakesh. Today we will visit the famous Ait ben Haddou Kasbah, one of the most intriguing red earth castles lining the ancient Route of the Kasbahs, our trip will continue through the dramatic landscape of the High Atlas Mountains passing throught the Berber town of Taddart, and over than 2,260 meter high Tizi-in-tichka pass, where we will stop for lunch, before we continue to Marrakesh where tour ends.