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Ait Benhaddou,fortified city, kasbah or ksar, along the former caravan route between Sahara and Marrakesh in present day Morocco. It is situated in Souss Massa Draa on a hill along the Ounila River.draacamp-desert

MARRAKECH TO MARRAKECH THROUGH SAHARA DESERT AND FES

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ITINERARY:

1 Day : Marrakech arrival.

You will be picked up from the airport to the hotel. Depending on your arrival time with the possibility of the first contact with Moroccan culture in the famous square Jamaa lafna.  .

2  Day : Marrakech – Marrakech .

After your breakfast at the hotel,we hang out to visit the whole of the city,including the most important historical monuments;like Jemaa El Fna Square, the Old Medina, the Koutoubia Minaret, the Bahia Palace, the Majorelle  Gardens, the historical Saadian Tombs and the famous Coranic Ben Youssef  School.

3 day : Marrakech – Ait ben hadou – Ouarzazate

 In the first hours of the day,we start our way crossing the High  Atlas Mountain via the Tizi-n-Tichka Pass, seing some of   Morocco’s most picturesque sceneries,and some very fascinating berber villages.Visitig the Ait Ben Haddou village which is recognized by UNESCO as a world human heritage site since 1987. Afterwards,we continue our adventure to reach the Hoolly-wood of Morocco,Ouarzazate afternoon.

4 Day :Ouarzazate – Rose valley –  Todra Gorge – Sahara Desert.

After breakfast,we take the direction of the southeast,going through the way of 1000 kasbahs (kastles).It called this,because of many kasbah in the road to the desert.Passing from the rose valley and dades one to reach one of the beautifull gorges on the area.We deviate to visit this gorge and we back to the main road to continue to the capital of the dunes.This is where there is the highest sand dunes in africa.

5 Day :  Sahara Desert – Khamlia – Sahara.

After breakfast,we will  enjoy the   Merzouga 4×4 Tour, where we visit Khamlia.It is Morocco- African-village (The local people are from the middle of africa).In this special village we will be entertained by the local community, who play traditional desert music on traditional instruments. In the afternoon going back to the hotel where you can ride your camels to sleep in the camp.

6  day : Merzouga – ziz Valley – Midelt – Azrou – Ifran – Fes .

Early in the morning we will wake you up to watch what well may be the best sunrise of your life. You’ll peacefully camel-trek back to the village of Merzouga. Over the dunes, you couldn’t fail to appreciate the unique beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi sand dunes – changing with the light as the day progresses.

After breakfast in your, you will start travelling to Fes via the Ziz Valley and Azrou. You will enjoy the fascinating landscape along the magnificent Ziz Gorges carved through volcanic rock, and through the Tizi n’Talghamt Pass to Midelt. Stop in Zaida to enjoy a barbecue and refreshment with a glass of mint tea then continue our journey to Fes. You will stop at the Cedar Forest, on the Midlle Atlas Mountains where you will see the Barbarian apes in the wild. Get to Fes at the end of the day and check in to your riad.

7 Day : Fes – Fes

 

After breakfast in your riad, you will start exploring Fes the “the Sprititual City of Morocco”. You will spend the whole morning exploring the Medina and its alleys; visiting most of the sites with cultural and historical interest – including the famous Al Karaouine Mosque and University (the oldest in the world), the Medrasa Bouanania, the Tanneries and the Najjarine fountain. After lunch, we will drive you outside the Medina to see the Royal Palace gate, walk through the Jewish quarter “the Mellah”, and then visit the pottery cooperative. In the afternoon, we will drive you to one of the fortresses to experience an amazing panoramic view of the whole Medina of Fes. Overnight in Riad.

8 Day  : Fes  –  Rabat  –  Casablanca  –  Marrakech .

After breakfast,we start our journey back to Marrakech.Taking the highway,passing through the political capital of Morocco and through the economical city of Casablanca,to reach Marrakech on the afternoon.Overnight in Riad or hotel.

9 Day : Marrakech .

Transfer to airport and the end of our services.

We can customize your trip based on your budget and interest, also group discounts available.

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