This opening part of the tour will collect the shared party from the designated pick up points in Marrakech and driving through the High Atlas Mountains. Here the roads are often steep and the views are stunning. It will be a six hour drive from Marrakech to the Dades Valley. We then descend to the World Heritage Site of the Kasbah at Ben Ait Haddou. Much of the market will be guided and there are many fascinating wares to behold within the walled souk area. We will drive across the desert oasis at Skoura and visit the Valley of the Roses. Our tour then ascends along the road where you will witness the 1001 Kasbahs. The first night is spent in a hotel in the Dades Valley. Dinner is served and at the Dades Valley Amazigh Hotel.
After breakfast, our team and you go from Dades Valley to the Sahara desert of Merzouga. Berber villages are scattered along the way. We’ll pass through Tinjdad, Jorf and Erfoud in which we’ll feel the beginning of the Saharan oasis of Tafilalet. And then continue to Merzouga. after relaxing few minuts,we go to the camels who are waiting to take us on an adventure in the sand dunes. We will spend the night in an equipped camp with drums music in the middle of the Sahara,this is a great opportunity to take lovely pictures of the sunset and sunrise,when we arrive at the camp we go to a high dunes to see the sunset , we will spend the night in nomad tents.
Wake early and climb the sand dunes to watch the beautiful sunrise. Pack-up the camels and trek back to duneline, where you will shower and breakfast at the hotel. Drive on to Ouarzazate via Rissani, where you can stop and visit its Traditional Souks which is considered the largest in southern Morocco. Continue on through the beautiful Draa valley with its millions palm trees. In the evening arrive Ouarzazate and check into hotel.
Transfer to Ait benhaddou village, and visit the World Heritage Site, one of Morocco’s most spectacular ksours (fortified villages). Continue to Marrakech with a detour to the traditional High Atlas Berber village of Telouet and visit the Kasbah el Glaoui and crossing the high Atlas mountain. The end of my tour 4 days in Morocco and we hope to see you next time with more days.