EXPLORING THE NATURAL HIGHLIGHTS OF SOUTH MOROCCO
From the Red City to the Desert and waterfalls, walking and sandboarding in the colorful sand dunes of the Sahara desert, and exploring in a 4×4 off road tour the wonderful, various and colorful landscape of Atlas Mountains: gorges, mountains, valleys, palmeries, cedar forests and the stunning, 360-foot (110-meter) waterfalls in Ouzoud.
PERIOD: MARCH TILL OCTOBER.
DURATION: 5 DAYS/ 4 NIGHTS.
PRICE: FOR 4 PEOPLE 450 EUROS PER PERSON.
INCLUDE SERVICES: TRANSPORT, DRIVER/GUIDE, 3 NIGHTS IN THE HOTELS, NIGHT IN BERBER CAMP, CAMEL RIDE, ENTRANCE FEES , THREE DINNERS AND THREE BREAKFASTS.
EXCLUDE SERVICES: TIPS , DRINKS, LUNCHeS.
FIRST DAY: MARRAKECH, 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.
SECOND DAY : OUARZAZATE, DRAA VALLEY, MERZOUGA DESERT.
After breakfast we drive from Ouazazate city that’s known as a city without noise for crossing the Volcanique landscape of Anti Atlas Mountains, we will reach agdez where the biggest Palm Groves in Morocco began( 200 km length ) , then we drive in the ancient road of the caravans for exploring some old kasbah, sadly most of them falls on ruins, we take derection east to Merzouga Desert passing by many Villages. we stop in Alnif for having lunch, then we continue to the desert where you will have a break in a hotel before starting the camel ride to the Berber Campsite in the middle of the dunes, night and dinner in the Nomad tents under a canapy of stars.
THIRD DAY: MERZOUGA, TODRA GORGES, DADES VALLEY,
If you wake up early you can see the marvellous sunrise on a big dune, then you ride the camels back to the hotel where you will have a room to take a shower, after breakfast we drive west to Todra Gorges and Dades Valley, passing by Arfoud city the capital of Fossils, we will stop in the way for visiting an old system of irrigation, we continue our journèe to Todra where we will have lunch and a walk in the highest Gorges, then we drive to Dades Valley for the night in beautiful hotel.
FIRTH DAY : DADES VALLEY, ROSE VALLEY; AMJGAGA GORGES, OUZOUD WATERFALLS.
After breakfast we drive from dades in the Off Road to rose valley, visiting a Nomad family in their caves. We drive north to cross Amjgag Gorges and the High Atlas Mountains, passing by small Typical Villages such as amskar. We will reach the altitude of 3000 m, in the way we will age several stops in stops for taking pictures and seeing locals doing their simple ways of Agriculture using donkeys and mules, we will have lunch in Ait bougmaz ( happy valley). We keep driving to Ouzoud.
FIFTH DAY: OUZOUD WATERFALLS , IMI NIFRI, MARRAKECH.
After breakfast we start our hike to discover the Highest Waters Falls in Morocco, you will have an opportunity to meet the Barbarian Monkeys, and locals working on their agriculture fields, after the visit we drive to imi n’Ifri for exploring a Natural Bridge with its caves for seeing a variable kinds of bird. We will have the lunch in the way to Marrakech, after we drive to Marrakech for dropping you off in your accommodations in the end of the afternoon.