Marrakech to Chefchaouen
– Explore UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Benhaddou!
– Explore Dades and Todra gorges!
– Explore the Sahara desert in Merzouga!
– Sunset Camel trekking with nights in our desert camp!
– Visit Fes!
– Visit Chefchaouen!
On Marrakech to Chefchaouen, will arrive at 8:00 am in Marrakech and drive you towards Ouarzazate. Subsequently, we will travel through the Tizi ‘n’ Tichka pass at 2260m of altitude crossing the High Atlas Mountains. We will appreciate the scenes and the magnificence of Berber towns. Similarly, we will visit Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, which is the largest Kasbah in Morocco. Besides it is an UNESCO World Heritage site. This renowned kasbah was utilized as a setting for more than 20 Hollywood films. Furthermore, we will eat at the Kasbah before we continue towards Dades valley through Ouarzazate. On the way, we go along the road of the thousand Kasbahs, previously halting at Kalaat Mgouna. It is notable for roses and its yearly celebration in May. We spend this night in the core of the Dades Gorges. In a nearby riad/visitor house.
After breakfast, we will be leaving the Dades valley towards Tinghir and the Todra valley. Similarly, we will enjoy a unique perspective of the old mud Berber towns located on the valley. Touching base at the Gorge you’ll stroll under the 300 m high red cliff, where rock-climbers from all over the world come to make the most of this unique sport. In the evening, we will proceed to Erfoud and Rissani, where we will eat. Furthermore, we will leave for the town of Merzouga, where your camel will be waiting for you.
In Merzouga, you will be greeted with a glass of mint tea and your camel-ride will begin heading into the secretive sand-ocean of the Erg-Chebbi dunes. afterward the one hour and half trek tour you will get to the highest sand ridges in Morocco to experience an outstanding sunset in the desert. Then that, we well get to our desert nomad tents where we will eat in the open air with a camp fire, drum party and over night stay in the desert camp.
Your camel guide will wake you up to see a unique sunrise in the desert. Early morning, we will ride our camels for a trek back to the town of Merzouga experiecing the extraordinary magnificence of the breathtaking Erg Chebbi dunes. Once we arrive at the Merzouga base we will have breakfast and shower before departing towards Fes along the Ziz Gorges and through the Tizi Ntalghamt.
We will take a short break in Zaida to taste a local grill and enjoy a glass of mint tea, before proceeding to Azrou. It is a Berber town in the center of the High Atlas Mountains. Furthermore, we will visit Ifrane called the French town or the Switzerland of Morocco. We will have plenty of time to stopover for photos or a drink before arriving at your hotel in Fes.
Today, you will begin investigating Fes “the Spiritual City of Morocco”. In any case, you will spend the entire morning investigating the Medina and its back alleys. Similarly, we will also visit the renowned Al Karaouine Mosque and University (the most established on the planet), the Medrasa Bouanania, the Tanneries and the Najjarine wellspring. After lunch, we will drive back to the Medina to see the Royal Palace entryway. We will also stroll through the Jewish quarter “the Mellah”. Also will spend the evening, encountering an astonishing view of the entire Medina of Fes. And will spend the night in the nearest riad in Fes.
After breakfast, we will drive to Chefchaouen passing through Meknes and Volubilis. Meknes is another great magnificent city in Morocco, we will see the acclaimed door Bab Mansour, the Sahrij Souani Bassin, and the Mulay Ismail Mausoleum. After lunch, our Morocco Safaris guide will drive you to the Roman city of Volubilis. There you will get an opportunity to see the protected unique mosaics, Roman streets, and city design. In the afternoon, we will travel to the Holy City of Moulay Idriss for a photograph opportunity. Furthermore, we will eat lunch and get to the blue city where our tour comes to an end.
Visit various important landmarks on this 5 days desert tour from Marrakech to Fes.
Saharan Erg Chebbi dunes; camel trekking and overnights at our desert camp for 1 night or 2 evenings
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