Deep desert tour 4 days: Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, Todra Gorges, Merzouga dunes
Program: Deep desert tour 4 days
Day 1: Marrakech – Tizi -n-Tichka – Kasbah Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate, Dades valley
We depart from Marrakech your Riad/hotel at 08h from and travel over the stunning High Atlas Mountains through the Tizi n’Tichka Pass (alt 2260 m.) We stop to enjoy the breath-taking landscapes over the valley and view local Berber villages. In the afternoon we visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Ben Haddou and have lunch nearby. We drive to Ouarzazate, then to Dades valley passing by the famous Valley of the Roses, which bloom in April and May. We stop at our hotel for our lodging and dinner.
Day 2: Dades valley – Todra Gorges – Alnif – Ramlia
We start our day towards the famous gorges of Todra, one of the best destination for rock climbing in Morocco, We will have some walk there before we continue crossing the Saghro mountain towards Alnif town, lunch will be there or later as a picnic in a very silent place in the shadow of acacia trees. We drive off road for almost 3 hours in very desertic landscapes, camels in the way are an awesome sight in this dry sand environment were the dunes will surprise your eyes time to time when they gather in one side of a mountain. As many guests say “we are in the middle of nowhere” when we reach our accommodation near a small village names Ramlia village.
Day 3: Ramliya – Merzouga dunes
After the breakfast that prepared in the accommodation, we start our day driving off road for more impressive views towards the big dunes of Merzouga. We reach khamlia village where we can have “Berber Pizza” for lunch and explore the gnaoua music made by an association there. Later on, the camel riding adventure will begin towards the camp sight in the middle of the dunes where u can enjoy an amazing sunset in the top of the dunes 250m. Dinner will be served under starry sky makes it amazing memory.
Day 4: Merzouga – Atlas Mountains – Fes
you can wake up early for the sunrise before you take a camel back in the hotel where you can have breakfast and hot shower. We drive to Fez via the Middle Atlas Mountains, passing the fantastic Ziz Valley .we stop for lunch in a very impressive mountain city 1488m which situated lower down Jbel Ayachi 3737 m. a big chance to observe babry Apes in the forest of Azro. Then We continue to Fes and arrive in the early evening.
End of your trip: Deep desert tour 4 days