At 09:00 transfer from hotel in Fes and departure to Midelt, famous for the cultivation of apples. On our tour we pass through the forest of large cedars, also known because it’s inhabited by several families of monkeys, which is close to Azrou … Arrival in Midelt, visit to the lead mines and Ahouli Valley located a few kilometers from the city. Night at the hotel in Midelt.
After breakfast we will go to the desert leaving behind the chain of the Middle Atlas through Tizin Talghoumte (1800 M) to reach the Saghro chain, visiting the Ziz Valley , the blue source of Meski in Errachidia, fossils cooperative in Erfoud. Arrival in Merzouga, we will visit the famous village of Khamlia known by the Gnawa music festival that takes place in late August, Taouz, Hassilabaid … back to Riad for a short break and just before sunset we will prepare to cross the Erg Chebbi-, this time by camel. Overnight in Berber tents in the heart of the dunes of Erg Chebbi.
We get up early to admire the changing colors of the dunes and return to the riad for breakfast and a refreshing shower. Then we will go to the famous town of Rissani, where we will visit the mausoleum of Moulay Ali Cherif, the Kasbah Oulad Abd el Halim and its bustling and charming market. We will have a delicious pizza Berber for lunch. Then we will go to the city of Tinghir through Jorf, and visit an old Berber system for the supply of water in the desert. We continue our journey to the Valley of the Roses, passing through the Dades Valley and the Todra Gorge, visit the Kasbah Taourirte in Ouarzazate. Overnight at the hotel in Ouarzazate.
After breakfast, departure to the red city of Marrakech. On the way we will visit the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, known for its cinematic tradition, where many international movies have been filmed “Gladiator, Sahara, The Mummy 1/2 …”. After passing the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, we will enter to the mountains and we will cross the Tizin’ Tichka that offers stunning views. Between a curve and bend, occasionally a town in the foothills of the mountains. We find a narrow turn about 20 km that leads to the town of TELOUET located in a valley surrounded by the High Atlas mountains, lush vegetation and beautiful views. This site is famous for the ancient and beautiful Kasbah, residence of the Pasha Glaoui, considered one of the most beautiful kasbahs in Morocco. Near the village there are the mines and the salt valley. Transfer to the airport or Marrakech Riad. End of service.
Tour starts: Fes.
Tour ends: Marrakech.
Accommodation in charming hotels. To see hotels, please contact us and we will send the links.
Transfer in Fez and Marrakech – airport or hotel.
Driver/guide English speaking available during the tour.
Hotel with half pension (breakfast and dinner).
Tour by camel through the desert.
Accommodation in a Berber tent in the desert with breakfast and dinner.
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