2 DAYS FROM MARRAKECH TO MERZOUGA
MARRAKECH TO MERZOUGA Tour Provided and customized by Morocco Experience Trips.
The 1st : MARRAKECH – HIGH ATLAS – AIT BENHADDOU – OUARZAZATE – ROSE VALLEY
At Marrakech, we will pick you up from wherever you prefer airport, hotel or riad. Our ultimate destination is to reach Ouarzazat the giant gate of Sahara.
Before that, we’ll be stopping along the way to enjoy the road, while driving we’ll be passing by the gorgeous and picturesque landscapes of High Atlas Mountains, Berber towns such as Taddert. we’ll also be driving over the mountain pass Tizi n Tichka its high could reach 2260 m so better buckle up your seat belt .our first stop will be at the dignifying monument of the south Kasbah Ait Benhaddou which by the way is only 30 km away from Ouarzazate . The Kasbah is world heritage site acclaimed by the UNESCO, and is a typical southern home from the 17th century.
After getting to know this place we’ll be heading towards the African Hollywood, Ouarzazat. then on through the Road of the Thousand Kasbahs, and also heritage from the 17th century until we arrive at Kalaat Mgouna, also called the rose city , famous for its roses and an annual festival in which a beauty pageant competition takes place.
Later that day
Right after we will have a mini-tour in Boulmane Dades which is a small charmful town that gained its current surface by the second half 20th century. It is considered to be holy because it contains the shrine of Sidi Daoud a good man. As we proceed along the way we will be overlooking cliffs of Dades valley in daylight. After that we will be presented in front of the gorgeous Todgha gorges; what is striking is that the rocks’ color changes through the day and the beautiful the most when the sunsets. We will have lunch in Todgha gorges. And at around 4 or 5 pm we will arrive at our destination where camels shall await to take us all over to our nomadic camps where we will spend the night and have a yummy dinner under the starry sky and cheerful atmosphere.
The 2nd day: MERZOUGA –ATLAS MOUNTAINS -MARRAKECH
As soon as the sun rises make sure to get up and watch the beautiful scenery. Then we will return to the hotel, shower and take breakfast. After that, we will stop by Erfoud to visit the treatment plant for marble fossils. We will drive by the route leading to Todgha gorges; it overlooks the beautiful cliffs and giant palm groves. After having lunch in the route we will explore the Todgha gorges, the narrowest and highest canyon in Africa. We will also stop at Dades valley and Dades gorges where you could take some souvenirs. You can wander in the gorgeous gorges before we head to Marrakech. We will pass by Kelaa Mgouna, the valley of Roses and the 1000 kasbahs road. We will drive through the High Atlas Mountains exactly by the Tizi n Tichka mountain pass. Late afternoon we will be found in Marrakech.
Services included in the price:
- Tour in 4×4 vehicle or minibus with A/C; depending on your choice and the group size
- Hotel overnight stays (breakfast & dinner included)
- Camel ride, a camel per person (only in the desert tours)
- night in desert camp (only in the desert tours)
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