Day 5 : Merzouga - Khamlia - Rissani – Erg
Today we will explore the desert region
and the Erg Chebbi desert dunes. We will make a circuit of the
desert dunes where you will have the opportunity to see the the
nomad's way of life and the amazing changing contrasts of the of the
desert. We will visit the ‘black village’ of Khamlia to see the
Gnawa musicians. We will have a traditional Berber pizza for lunch
in the ancient capital of Rissani. In the afternoon we will ride the
camels to see the sunset over the dunes and spend the night in the
desert camp. We will have a traditional tagine dinner, drink
delicious mint tea, listen to traditional Berber music while
watching the stars and the rising moon in the amazing Sahara desert.
Day 6 : Merzouga - Todra Gorges - Dades Gorges
Today we will wake up early to see the spectacular sunrise over the
dunes before making our way back to the hotel for breakfast and a
shower. We will cross the palm lined valleys of Tourog and Tinjdad
to arrive to Todra Gorge. We will take a walk in the Todra Gorges
and have lunch in a local restaurant before we continue to our hotel
in the Dades Gorges.
Day 7 : Dades Gorge - El Kelaa Magona - Skoura
Today after breakfast we will take a walk in the gorge and then take
the off road track to see the nomad caves. We will continue our trip
via El Kelaa Magona, Valley of the Roses and the Skoura oasis to
arrive early evening in Ouarzazate where we stay overnight.
Day 8 : Ouarzazate - Ait Ben Haddou - Telouet -
Today after tasty breakfast we will depart to Ait Benhaddou and
visit the World Heritage Site (Kasbah and village).
Then we will
continue with a visit to the traditional High Atlas Berber village -
Telouet and the Kasbah el Glaoui. We will have lunch in a local
restaurant in Telouet before descending the Tizi-n-Tichka to
Marrakech.We stay in Marrakech in local riad/hotel.
Day 9 : Marrakech
Today we will have a guided tour to discover the multiple facets of
Marrakech with a stroll in the labyrinth of the narrow streets of
the Medina amongst its famous souks and a visit to the most
beautiful palaces and monuments of Marrakech.
Day 10 : Marrakech - Casablanca
We will spend the morning shopping or
relaxing in Marrakech and then we leave mid-afternoon to Casablanca.