1st day: Marrakech – Ouarzazate
Sahara camel tours Marrakech trip will start at 8 O’clock in the morning, by driving you, in the first place, from your hotel toward the high Atlas mountains, and the Tichka pass. In the second place,there will be a visit to three famous Kasbahs in Morocco. First, Talouet Kasbah which was belonged to the Glaoui family, the wealthiest of the Atlas, it is now completely ruined after the last Pasha fled the country following the departure of the French. Second, the famous Kasbah in Morocco, “Ait Ben Haddou” , not only it is a setting for many Hollywood blackbusters, but also a Unesco World Heritage site. Third, “Tifoultoute” Kasbah, which also used as a setting for several well-known films . We will spend a night and have dinner in a riad, in our arrival to Ouarzazate.
2nd day: Ouarzazate – Todra Gorges
The second day of the Sahara camel tours Marrakech, will start after having breakfast, toward Todra Gorges to stay the night, passing by Skoura Oasis,where numerous ancient kasbahs are badly ruined among the palm trees, The valley of roses at Kelaat M’gouna, most famous for its festival of roses in May, and its well-known and much considered locally made cosmetic products.Then, we will pass an off-road route, to admire the place, and stop at a cave of a nomad Berber family, to experience their hostility and kindness, then continue to the Dades Gorge for lunch. In addition,we will drive to Dades valley to see monkey finger and the Gorge, these views are spectacular, with different types of interesting, and unusual geological formations, along with Berber villages, plantations, and the Dades river. Thus, we will cross the end of the Gorge, which is characterized by a deep dramatic canyon, then continue a short distance to Tinghir, until Todra Gorges.
3rd day: Todra Gorges – Merzouga
In the third day of the Sahara camel tours Marrakech, there is a short walk after breakfast, to admire the beauty of the Gorges, where you can clearly admire the finest expanse of the sky above.From there, to Chebbi dunes, Tinjdad, the Oasis of Tafilalet near Erfoud( famous for the Date Festival), and Rissani( the seat of the Alaoui family of the current king of Morocco).In addition, you can stop Between Tinjdad and Erfoud, to go down into the fascinating underground water channels deep below the earth,it is always refreshing to prevent the evaporation of this source of irrigation, and also in Erfoud, to see the working of fossils made into all sorts of artifacts. Lunch will be in a Berber village and at the bivouac, we will stay the night,you will be welcomed with a cup of tea before taking a camel ride to enjoy the sunset on the peak of the dunes.
4th day: Merzouga – Fez
In our last day of the tour, and after taking breakfast, there will be a stop to see how locally founded Erfoud fossils are used to be furniture and artifacts. Then,toward the north to Er Rachidia and the Ziz Valley, which is remarkable for the extent of its palm trees. Lunch will be at The apple capital of Morocco, “Midelt”, which is situated in the Middle the Atlas and at the foot of the Ayachi Mountain. Moreover, we will pass by the Tizi-N-Talghemt mountain to reach Azrou, where you will see Barbary apes in the cedar forests searching for tidbits. Whereas reaching Fez at the end of Sahara camel tours Marrakech.
Sahara camel tours Marrakech INCLUDE :
- Tour in 4×4 vehicle/minibus with A/C
- Hotel overnight stays (breakfast & dinner included)
- 1 night in the desert camp
- Camel ride
NOT INCLUDED :
NOTE: If this tour we propose does not match what you’re looking for, contact us and we will prepare a trip based on your needs and requirements.