Fez – Desierto – Marrakech
Pick up and transfer to Fez, the cultural capital of Morocco.
One day discovery of the city of Fez, cultural capital and the oldest of the country’s Imperial Cities, which was for centuries the cultural and religious center of the Western Islamic world, and which was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, its labyrinthine streets structured by guilds of potters, dyers… and the bustle of its people will transport you centuries back, as it is a medieval city that endures in time, 1200 years after its foundation the monuments that we can visit: Medersas (Koranic Schools): Chahrij, Bouinania Attarin. Souks, Fes El-Jedid, the Karaouine Mosque, lunch in a typical restaurant in the Medina and free afternoon. Accommodation in Hotel or Riad.
Departure by road to the beautiful dunes of Merzouga, passing through Ifran known as “the Moroccan Switzerland”. We will stop to visit the Cedros forest in Azrou and see the little monkeys climbing the cedars. Then we will follow the route and cross the gentle mountains of the Middle Atlas, passing through Midelt and the Ziz river and we will stop to take photos at impressive panoramic views over the gorges of this river. Continuation to the city of Erfoud famous for the fossils that are extracted from the rocks. Arrival at the dunes of “Erg Chebbi” in Merzouga, where we can feel the peace and tranquility of the desert to ride camels while enjoying the sunset in the desert. Unforgettable night in the middle of the desert. dinner and accommodation in Haima Berber.
We will wake up and if the clouds allow us, we will have an opportunity to contemplate the beautiful spectacle of the sunrise over the sea of dunes, then we will ride Dromedaries and return to the hostel where we will take a shower and breakfast, we will continue to Rissani, the first imperial city of Morocco to visit its legendary Market, the largest in all of the South of Morocco, Continuation towards Tazzarine passing through Alnif, in the middle of the Mader basin. We will follow the route to the famous Todra gorges, the Dades Valley, the Valley of the Roses and the oases of Skoura. Arrival in Ouarzazate Dinner and accommodation in hotel.
Breakfast and departure to Marrakech before continuing the route to Marrakech we go to the ancient Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Visit the Kasbah where many movies have been shot, such as Obelix, Babel, the Sahara, The Kingdom of Heaven, Cleopatra and Gladiator. Then we will continue the route back to Marrakech, crossing the high atlas mountains through the Tizin Tichka pass (the highest port in the Atlas, with 2,260 m. of altitude) with its spectacular views, we will arrive in Marrakech in the afternoon
Departure in the morning to Casablanca, the economic capital of Morocco. You will visit the Hassan II Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the Islamic world. In the afternoon transfer to the hotel.
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– Pick up at your hotel/Airport
– Transportation in 4×4 / Minibus A/C
– Driver Guide speaks Spanish
– Hotels/Riads in MP regime
– Night in haima nomad in MP regime
– Dromedary excursion (One per person)
– Mid-day meals
– Tickets to monuments
NOTE: If the itineraries we offer do not match what you are looking for, do not hesitate to contact us and we will prepare the trip according to your needs and requirements.