Day 1: Casablanca – Marrakech
Arrival to Casablanca airport. Depending on the arrival time, city tour and transfer to Marrakech. Dinner and overnight stay in a comfortable riad.
Day 2: Marrakech
After breakfast city tour of Marrakech – the Imperial city set against the snow-capped Atlas Mountains. Its great pride and landmark is the Koutoubia Tower, sister to the Tower of Hassan in Rabat and the Giralda Tower in Seville. Lunch will be served in a traditional restaurant. No visit to the city is complete without a visit to the city’s UNESCO-listed medina and Djemâa-el-Fna, an extraordinary gathering and market place. After the visit we will head back to your riad for dinner and overnight in your riad.
Day 3: Marrakech – Telouet – Ait Benhaddou
Departure from Marrakech at 8:00 a.m. through the High Atlas mountains in the directoion of Ouarzazate and the Tichka pass which winds through the mountains at 2260 meters altitude. Stop in Taddert for a welcoming glass of mint tea and then onto Telouet. Arrival at the Pacha Glaoui kasbah for a historic visit. Afterwards visit of an ancient salt mine used by the locals. Arrival at Ait Ben Haddou kasbah for lunch, then guided visit of the 350-year old Unesco World Heritage site. Dinner and overnight stay in a guesthouse in Ait Benhaddou.
Day 4: Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate – Mhamid
After breakfast departure to the desert through Agdez , where the Draa valley starts. You can watch the valley unfold before your eyes with its 1000 kasbahs and never-ending palm tree groves. Stop in Zagora for lunch and on to Mhamid where we will leave the vehicle and take the camels for a 2 hour ride to arrive to the desert camp in Erg Chegaga dunes.
Day 5 : Mhamid – Zagora – Ouarzazate
Sunrise in the desert, breakfast, then back on the road towards the largest dry lake in Morocco: Iriqui. Break for tea with nomads. Then we cross the Dakar path, towards Foum Zguid for lunch. Then on to Taznakht to discover how Moroccan carpets are made. Arrival to Ouarzazate late in the afternoon where you can choose to spend the night in a cosy riad or modern hotel. Free evening in the “Hollywood” of Morocco.
Day 6: Ouarzazate – Marrakech
After breakfast city tour of Ouarzazate including the visit of the famous cinema studios and the Taourirte kasbah. After passing through the Oasis of Fint lunchbreak on the road on the Tichka pass. Return to Marrakech in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight stay in riad.
Day 7 : Marrakech – Casablanca
Your adventure tour ends after breakfast. According to your flight schedule transfer to the airport of Casablanca and assistance with registration. End of services.
- • A 4×4 vehicle or minibus with drive
- • Accommodation in quality hotels and guesthouses
- • Guided tours of sites and local guides
- • Accommodation in a luxury desert camp in the desert
- • Camel rides
- • Full Board accommodation starting from dinner on Day 1 and finishing with breakfast on Day 07
- • Non-alcoholic drinks during meals
- • Refreshments in the vehicle throughout the trip