Do you enjoy the nature and beautiful landscapes? Then this is the tour for you! This 3-day tour will give you the best of both worlds; combining visits to the beautiful landscapes of Morocco together with visiting the historical World Heritage Site, of Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou. According to TripAdvisor, it is voted to be one of the best place to visit in Morocco!
Have you ever heard of the soft Persian rose oil? If not, then get ready to be introduced to the Valley of the Rose! This tour will open your eyes to a history you may have never heard of, but will definitely experience first-hand.
We will meet you at your riad or hotel at 8.00 or 8.30 a.m., depart Marrakech and transport over the High Atlas mountains Tizi nTichka pass.
We will have time to stop and enjoy impressive landscapes and break for coffee and fresh-squeezed orange juice.
We will spend the afternoon visiting World Heritage Site of Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou.
This village of clustered Berber Kasbahs has been used as a backdrop for more than 20 films and was one of the most important fortress strongholds on the old Salt Road where caravans brought slaves, gold, ivory and salt from Saharan Africa to Marrakech and beyond.
We’ll pass through to Ouarzazate, and the Valley of the Rose, famous for soft Persian rose oil. You will pass through many Berber villages and see barren hillsides clustered with kasbahs. Arrive Dades gorge, night in hotel
After breakfast we have a short drive to walk through a massive fault dividing the High Atlas mountains. Todra Gorge sheer rock walls rises to 300 m in its narrowest part.
Then we’ll head for the Erg Chebbi sand sea. We continue deeper into the desert landscape, until dunes appear on the horizon. Our mid-afternoon destination is the auberge near Merzouga, where you meet your camel guide and ride into the bivouac camp.
You will wake up early to see the beautiful sunrise over the dunes and for sand climbs.
Have your breakfast and shower before driving to Fez via Ziz Gorges and Tafilalet palm trees, Azrou cedar forest and Ifrane.
In the evening we will arrive in Fes around 17:00 or 18:00 hrs. We will drop you off at your hotel.