After meeting in the place we had agreed. We will start our journey to the southeast through the Middle Atlas through Ifrane, the Moroccan Switzerland ”, then Azrou, where we will make a stop in the famous cedar forest, the largest in Morocco, to see and play with the Berber apes . From here we will drive further south through several cities and you will have the opportunity to see nomads living in tents where you will arrive at meters for lunch, after lunch we will continue our way to cross the Atlas Mountains. Most of the day will be winding through the beautiful forests, springs, steep rocks and Berber villages to Errachidia, the desert gate, then Erfoud arrived at the hotel or Riad in the Merzouga desert to have a cup of mint tea and relax to prepare for the Camel Walk for an hour and a half to enjoy the sunset and sandboarding from the top of the next highest dune, have dinner and spend the night in traditional Berber tents with enjoying the drums under a clear sky full of stars .
After breakfast at the riad, an exploratory trip to the area will begin. You will visit the Gnawa people, originally slaves brought from Sudan, to experience their music and lifestyle. Not far away is Lake Merzouga, with its bird populations. In the afternoon you will ride your camel, guided by an experienced camel to explore within the sandy sea of Merzouga. We will spend the night in the Berber tent, where you will have dinner. For your convenience, the camp is equipped with western baths.
Early in the morning, your camel guide will wake you up to see what the best sunrise of your life can be. After dawn, you will return to the town of Merzouga. Along the way, you cannot fail to appreciate the unique beauty of the spectacular sand dunes of Erg Chebbi, which change with the light as the day progresses. After breakfast in your riad, you will leave for Rissani, we will visit the Markt in Rissani, a traditional city that was the origin of the ruling family in Morocco and the meeting place of the caravans that trade to Timbuctou in Mali. Here you will see many hooded men and women with veils., Todra Gorges, the tallest and narrowest gorges in Morocco. After lunch in the heart of the gorge, we will drive through the Dades Valley, where you will see the majestic sandcastles and the incredible rock formations known as "monkey toes". Overnight accommodation will be in a luxurious hotel overlooking the Dades Valley.
After breakfast at the hotel, we will drive through the Dades Valley or Asif N'dades in Tamazight (Berber), towards Kalaat Mgouna and Ouarzazate. The route through the Dades Valley is the path of a thousand Kasbahs, providing numerous opportunities to take some of your best photographs of the trip. We will stop at Kalaat Mgouna, "the city of roses," to buy rose water, which will make your clothes smell good a long time after your trip ends. Continue to Ouarzazate through Amridil Kasbah, one of the last Berber chiefs during the 18th century, now Kasbah is a house of many Glaoui people. Ouarzazate night.
After an early breakfast at the riad, we begin our journey to reach the ksar (fortified town) of Ait Ben Haddou, where we will visit the famous Kasbah (declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986). Famous films have been filmed at this spectacular stage, including Gladiator, Obelix, The Mummy, The Jewel of the Nile, Sahara with Penelope Cruz ... After visiting the Kasbah we will head towards Marrakech, we will cross the Tizi Ntichka pass. That with 2,260m is the highest point in our country. We will enjoy beautiful landscapes from the viewpoints along the way and make some stops to take pictures of the Berber villages, at the end of the afternoon and check into their riad inside the Medina. Night in the riad.