We will transfer you from the airport to your hotel or riad in Fez and then visit the new part of the city. You will see crafts and religious capital of Morocco. Fez was founded by Idris 1 in the 12th century and was for years the cultural capital and focus of the Almohads. It is one of the imperial cities with more interest in history and crafts and one of the largest medinas in the Arab world; Madrasas, the souk (spectacular for the amount and variety of spices), Karauin, the oldest university in the world, mosques, squares, Andalusian neighborhood and potters, palaces and museums. Fez is the artisan capital of Morocco, after dinner we stayed for the night at the riad.
After breakfast we leave to the southeast through the Middle Atlas through Ifrane, the Moroccan Switzerland, then Azrou, where we will stop at the famous cedar forest, the largest in Morocco, to see and play with the Berber apes. From here we drive further south through several cities and you will have the opportunity to see nomads living in tents along the way. Then you will stop at Midelt where you will enjoy your lunch, we will arrive at Errachidia or Imtghren, where the first large travel palm will appear. These create an oasis of vegetation ideal for growing all kinds of fruit trees and plant microclimates. We arrived in Erfoud, the economic capital of the Tafilalet region. In this area, fossils abound that attest to the past covered by the sea. From here, the asphalt disappears, the Saharan adobe footprints reach the town of Merzouga. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Today we explore Erg Chebbi more deeply. We visit the city of Khamlia, we discover small towns and houses inhabited in unexpected places, far from civilization. We also visit nomads who are there and we will take them with them at night and leave the 4 × 4 camel ride to spend the night in the desert under the sky. Overnight in the Berber tents in the middle of the dunes.
After breakfast we leave for Rissani Markt, former Sijilmassa, supply center for old caravans of the Sahara. We continue the trip through a semi-desert landscape, we arrive at the oasis of Tinghir, possibly one of the most beautiful places in Morocco. Then we pass the Todra River, impressive gorges to reach more than 300m. We visit the town, we take the road of a thousand Kasbahs to Ouarzazate, to reach one of the most important cities in southern Morocco, known for its intense and cinematic activity, having films such as Gladiator, Troy, the Mummy, etc. Visit of the Kasbah of Taurirt. We will enjoy dinner and spend the night at the hotel.
After breakfast we take the road to Ait Ben Haddou, the queen of the Kasbahs (Unesco World Heritage). Later we will visit one of the most beautiful tracks in Morocco, Kasbah de Telouet, former Glagui palace, Pacha Marrakech. We continue through the port of the highest mountain in Morocco: Tzi N TichKa (2,260 m) to reach the imperial city of Marrakech. We spend the night in Riyadh.
After breakfast, we spend the whole day to visit Marrakech. The stories tell that the city was inhabited by a tribe on the other side of the Atlas, with large numbers of dates and bones, born from a palm. Called "the red city" because of the color of its walls and full of gardens, irrigated by underground wells (khettaras), which were built by the Almoravids and Saharan nomads in the eleventh century. We will visit Menara, the Casbah, the Saadian Tombs. , the Bahia Palace, the Koutoubia, the Majorelle gardens and the souks, are some of the inevitable visits. A unique experience will be to discover the "Djemaa El Fna" square where life and activity of the city are concentrated: dancers, storytellers, jugglers, artisans, merchants and snake charmers. We spend the night in Marrakech in a local riad
Free time until we transfer you to the airport before your flight departure and this will be the end of our services.