7 Day Fes Desert Excursion & Camel Trek
7 Day Fes Desert Excursion & Camel Trek
Day 1 : Fez – Ifran – Azrou – Midelt
In the morning we will go into the mountains to a region known as Imouzzer, which is blanketed by forests of cedar, juniper and cork oak. the area is well known for having abundant wildlife and we may see many types of birds, wild boar and Barbary apes on our scenic drive. Then the road will start climb into the Middle Atlas Mountains we may see the slopes dotted by the tents and goat herds of nomadic Berbers who call this rugged region home. We arrive to Midelt where we will spend the night in a hotel.
Day 2 : Midelt – Errachidia – Ziz Valley – Erfoud – Merzouga
After the breakfast we continue on mountain roads overlooking the wide flowing Oued Ziz. Passing Kasbahs and palm groves we pass through the adobe colored city of Er-Rachidia and arrive in the late afternoon to Merzouga, city on the outskirts of the Sahara Desert, Overnight in Merzouga.
Day 3 : Tour around Erg Chebbi by 4×4 – Camel ride And Night in Desert camp
After the breakfast and take shower in Hotel ,we go in a tour around the erg chebbi ,we will visit a house and listen to some gnawa music; originally from Ghana, and Sudan. We will visit some deserted mines, Berber nomads and oasis of palm trees. Towards lunchtime, we go back to Merzouga , after Lunch and relaxing,we go to the camels who are waiting to take us on an adventure in the sand dunes. We will spend the night in an equipped camp with drums music in the middle of the Sahara,this is a great opportunity to take lovely pictures of the sunset and sunrise,when we arrive at the camp we go to a high dunes to see the sunset , we will spend the night in nomad tents.
Day 4 : Merzouga – Todra Gorges – Dades – Skoura – Ouarzazate
In the morning, you will have opportunity to take some amazing pictures as the sun rises over the dunes. It is a unique and unforgettable experience. Our camels await you for the trek back to the hotel, where you will enjoy a fresh shower and an open air breakfast at the edge of the desert overlooking the dunes. After enjoying a fresh shower and an open air breakfast at the edge of the desert overlooking the dunes.
We then depart for Erfoud. It is one of the oldest known sites, where you can find precious and unique fossils. As we make our way through the palm tree groves, we stop for lunch and head to Todra Gorges, a magnificent canyon in the Atlas Mountains. There we will have a walk through the canyon floor with the spectacular cliffs surrounding us on either side.
We will follow the Dades Valley through El Kelaa Magona, the Valley of the Roses and the road of a thousand Kasbahs, We end the day in Ouarzazate
Day 5 : Ouarzazate – Kasbah Ait benhaddou – Tizi -n-tichka – Marrakech
Leaving Ouarzazate in the Morning ,we will visit UNESCO protected site of Ait Ben Haddou. A most impressive Kasbah and well-preserved fortress in Morocco. Many movies were filmed here such as the Gladiator. Leave Ait Ben Haddou and start heading towards the majestic Atlas Mountains. Cross the High Atlas Mountains via the highest road pass in Morocco Tizni Tichka 2260m high offering impressive views of valleys, mountains and many Berber villages nearby. arrive a in evening
Day 6 : Visit of Marrakesh
After breakfast we’ll explore Marrakech – “the red city of Morocco”. We will ensure you see the most important historical and cultural sites, including the Majorelle Gardens, the Koutoubia Tower, the Saadian tombs, and the Bahia Palace, Dar Si Said Palace museum of jewellery. Optional lunch will be in the medina followed by a walk through the colorful souks of Marrakech. Enjoy a sunset drink overlooking the exciting Jamaa El Fna Square from a terrace of a cafe, night at hotel.
Day 7 : Marrakech – Airport
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport for your flight out. This is the end of our elegant service.
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