Dates 16 Jul '13 to 17 Jul '14
Flexible? Yeah, sure
Est. Cost 340 - 390 EUR (EUR Euro)
Type Tour Participants Wanted
Name Morocco Desert Trip from Fes
Our dunesline.com offers this trip Have the chance to explore the best of Southern Morocco; the beautiful Atlas mountains,Oases covered with lush palms, centuries old Kasbahs, mud-brick berber villages, a wild landscape made of gorges,and the Sahara Desert with its sandy dunes... The tour itinerary has further details :
1st day : Fes - Merzouga :
Drive to Merzouga via Azrou forest where you will stop to see the little monkeys climbing the cider trees, continue through Ziz valley with its thousands of plam trees and then set off to Erfoud the desert gate from there you will take an off road of 30 kms to reach Merzouga where you will spend the night in an auberge ( desert hotel ) just a few steps from the dunes.
2nd day : Merzouga - Erg Chebbi Dunes :
After breakfast we will make the so called " large dunes tour " passing by several Berber villages and the highlight is Khamlia village or the African village where you will stop to enjoy live Gnoua music which is plays by the locals, continue to see the nomads of the Sahara under their tents... In the evening you will be transferred back the auberge from there you will start the camel ride for an overnight in the dunes under nomad tent.
3rd day : Erg Chebbi Dunes - Ouarzazate :
You will wake up early to see the beautiful sunrise over the dunes and then ride back your camels to the auberge where you will have breakfast before continuing the trip through Rissani one of the oldest cities in Morocco,and the capital of desting Alaoui,this spot was centuries ago a very busy commercial trade centre sun-sahararan African and to the North . Set off through Todra gorges the so called '' The Grand Canyon of Morocco ", continue through the road of Thousands Kasbahs via Dades Valley, roses valley and Skoura palm tree Oasis. Arrive Ouarzazate and check into the hotel.
4th day : Ouarzazate - Marrakech :
After breakfast you will drive for about 1h from Ouarzazate to see a UNESCO heritage site, its the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou where many famous movies were filmed such as ; Babel , Gladiator and Lawrance of Arabia. Continue to Marrakech over the high Atlas through Tizi N'tshka Pass. On the side of the mountains you will see host of Berber villages ... Arrive Marrakech and the end of the trip.
Morocco Desert Trip from Fes
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