FEEL THE MAGIC OF THE 1001 NIGHTS STORIES
Step into the world where stress is forgotten. We drive following the rythm of our souls, trough the magic red land which inspired novels and movies, lost in the ancient past of the epic Berber people.
DEPARTURE FROM: MARRAKECH
DURATION: 5 DAYS / 4 NIGHTS
PERIOD: ALL THE YEAR
PRICE: FOR 4 PEOPLE 300 EUROS PER PERSON.
INCLUDE SERVICES: TRANSPORT, DRIVER/GUIDE, 3 NIGHTS IN THE HOTELS, NIGHT IN BERBER CAMP, CAMEL RIDE, ENTRANCE , FOUR DINNERS AND FOUR BREAKFASTS.
EXCLUDE SERVICES: TIPS , DRINKS, LUNCHeS.
DAY 1: MARRAKECH,AIT BEN HADDOU; OUARZAZATE
Departure from your hotel or riad from Marrakech at 8 for crossing the marvelous landscape of High Atlas mountains and passing over the Tizi n Tichka pass (2260 m) where we will have several stops to give you the opportunity to take pictures of the spectacular views. First visit will be the kasbah of Pacha glaoui in Telouet, after the visit we drive through the Ounila valley for reaching the ksar of Ait Ben Haddou that is selected as a world heritage of UNESCO. After lunch we visit the ksar. We drive to Ouarzazate where you will spend the night in a beautiful riad.
DAY 2: OUARZAZATE, TODRA GORGES
Departure from your hotel towards Skoura Palmeryand the Road of Thousands kasbah. We drive in the middle of the palmery for discovering the numerous ancient kasbah which some sadly fall in ruins. The ancient kasbahs and the green palm trees gives a beautiful contrast. You have the opportunity to visit the Imridil kasbah. We will continue our journey towards Rose valley to explore the beautiful landscape and the life style of a Nomad family. We will go off-road to reach the Dades valley where you will have lunch. After lunch we will have a walk in a beautiful scenery before we reach Todra Gorges in the end of the afternoon, where you will spend the night.
DAY 3: TODRA GORGES, MERZOUGA DUNES
After breakfast we will have some time to walk in the middle of Todra Palmery and visiting the gorges. We continue our trip to Merzouga dunes. Lunch we will have in small berber village. After lunch we drive to the foot of the Erg Chebbi dunes where you will start the Camel ride to the middle of the dunes. Night and diner in nomad tents.
DAY 4: MERZOUGA, RISSANI;TAZARINE, NKOB.
If you wake up early enough you can see the beautiful sunrise. The return to hotel will be on camel back. After breakfast and a shower, we drive back west to Ouarzazate via Rissani and some typical villages ( Tazzarine, Nkob ) before reaching the biggest and the longest Palmery of Draa valley. We will have lunch in Nkob, the village of the 45 kasbah, where we will have lunch in the oldest Kasbah. In Draa valley we will follow the Ancient Road of the Caravans while crossing the spectacular landscape for reaching Ouarzazate, the city of Cinema, in the end of the afternoon.
DAY 5: OUARZAZATE, FINT OASIS, MARRAKECH, (AIRPORT)
After breakfast we drive to Fint oasis for a walk and a tea at a local family. Before we drive back to Marrakech we will visit the Film Studios of Ouarzazate. We continue to cross the High Atlas Mountains where you will have lunch. We will reach Marrakech in the end of the afternoon.