Travel over the Tizi n’Tichka Pass (2260m) while enjoying superb views of the mountains and of the Berber Villages on the way.
Stop for lunch and tour in the World heritage site of the kasbah Ait Ben Haddou. (This famous kasbah was used as a backdrop for more than 20 films.)
Pass through Ouarzazate and continue towards the Valley of Roses and the Dades valley, Skoura oasis with it’s authentic 17 century kasbah, the valley of a thousand Kasbahs and the Dades Gorge. Stay overnight in a hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Depart to the Todra Gorge: a massive fault, rising to 300 m in a narrow valley thick studded with palmeries and Berber Villages.
We continue our way further into the desert in the direction of Merzouga.
We will stops at the great sand dunes of Erg Chebbi where the camels await us for a ride (about one hour and a half) into the desert and arrive to your Bivouac camp.
Take the advantage of this day to discover the region of Merzouga: you will begin by the village of dark skin people and have a cup of mint tea.
It’s here that you will stop to enjoy the live Gnawa music which is played by those people. On your 4×4 you will discover the nomad’s lifestyle while you are discovering them in their tents around the Erg Chebbi dunes.
Lunch with locales in Berber village. In the afternoon come back to Merzouga, night in hotel.