12 days 11 Nights Tours From Casablanca To Merzouga And Imperial Cities
DAY 1 : ARRIVAL IN CASABLANCA
Pick up at Mohamed V airport and transfer to hotel. Depending on arrival time opportunity to visit the Mosque Hassan II, Dinner and overnight at hotel.
DAY 2 : CASABLANCA – MARRAKECH
earlly morning we start our day to reach the red city, to explore Marrakech’s famous. Visit the immense souk, and plunge into the lively Djemaa El Fna, in the heart of ancient Morocco. Be captivated by the dancers, snake trainers, jugglers, narrators, singers. Take orange juice in front of the numerous workshops.
DAY 3 : MARRAKECH – TELOUAT – AIT BEN HADDOU – OUARZAZATE
Departure after breakfast for crossing the High Atlas Tiz n Ntichka (2.260m high) then turn off on a runway Telouet visiting the Berber villages, we pass through to reach the fortified village of Ait Ben Haddou where many famous movies filmed as Gladiator, Obelix, Sahara… time for lunch in the village and continue to Ouarzazate. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
DAY 4 : OUARZAZATE – SKOURA – DADES VALLEY
After breakfast we go to visit the city of Ouarzazate is considered as the great desert door and place from which to start the great voyages, and which highlights the Taourirt Kasbah, and the Main Palace of Glaoui, the great Pacha of southern Morocco. continue to the Valley of Roses passes in Skoura, Boumalne activities until you reach the Dades Gorge Dinner and overnight.
DAY 5 : VALLEY OF THE DADES – TODRA GRGANTAS – MERZOUGA
Out on a road dotted with Kasbahs all different. After several stops, we arrive at one of the strengths of the South: Gorges of Todra. The river Todra Gorge has formed a daunting vertical wall and high Balleza is a paradise for climbers, lunch on the road and then into the desert to the impressive dunes of Merzouga, free time to climb the dunes and take advantage of the sunset, after dinner, we will assist wonderful dramatic Berber drums. accommodation in the hostel.
DAY 6 : MERZOUGA – ERG CHEBBI – MERZOUGA
Breakfast. We walked around Erg Chebbi sand expanse of desert where the Great Dune of Morocco, over 250 meters high, connected by track part of the route followed by the former Paris-Dakar, with the mountains bordering Algeria background. Stop at the oasis of Tissardmin and continue up to a nomadic settlement where we will learn some secrets of her life and customs. After stopping at a viewpoint where you can admire the Erg Chebbi together. Stop in Khamlia, indigenous people of Mali, where you can relax with a cup of tea while we enjoy a short concert of Gnawa music. Return to the lodge, lunch and set off on camel route and a half hours to take us to the foot of the Great Dune, tucked behind the beautiful sunset in the desert. Overnight in a tent in the heart of the desert under the spectacular canopy of stars.
DAY 7 : MERZOUGA – RISSANI – MERZOUGA DUNES
We woke before dawn to watch the sunrise. Return to the Auberge by camels to take a shower and Breakfast then departure to Rissani where we discover the desert region, its isolated oasis and the black desert. Visit Risani with its old kasbahs. In the evening, return to Merzouga to take advantage of desert calmly, dinner and overnight at the lodge.
DAY 8 : MERZOUGA – MIDELT – FES
After breakfast, we head out from the desert and go to the north through the valley of Ziz taking advantage of the cool blue Meski source where you can relax.we stop in Midelt to eat and then continue to fez pass through Ifrane (Swiss-Moroccan) where we stay at a Riad in Fez in the heart of the old medina.
DAY 9 : FEZ – SIGHTSEING
Free day to the royal city of Fez with its many “madrassas”, its tanneries and the famous medina.
DAY 10 : FEZ – VOLUBILIS – MEKNES
Departure to Meknes, visit the imperial city with its famous door, Bab El Mansour, the mausoleum of Moulay Ismail and the basin of Agdal. Possibility to discover the ruins of the Roman city of Volubilis located about thirty kilometers from Meknes and the holy city of Moulay Idriss pilgrimage center of any Moroccan. Dinner and overnight in Meknes.
DAY 11 : MEKNES – RABAT – CASABLANCA
Way to stop in the capital Casablanca in Morocco (Rabat) and afternoon arrival to Casablanca where you will be able to leverage their past purchases.
DAY 12: CASABLANCA
Breakfast, free morning and transfer to the airport, end of our services .
- Transport in 4×4 Driver english speaking
- Private trip
- Half board Hotel / Riad
- Specific visit in the tour
- Camel trekking
- Entrance tickets
- All drinks