Morocco Discovery 11 days
Detail about the package
From the ocher rocks of the desert to the blue reflections of the Mediterranean, from Agadir to Ouarzazate, via Marrakech, a tourist circuit in Morocco will allow you to appreciate the richness of the cultural and natural heritage of this endearing country. Visit Essaouira during your tourist tour in Morocco Essaouira is a step to be planned during your tour in Morocco. It is one of the most famous cities in Morocco: its sunny bay, the beauty of its coasts and its famous fishing port make it a very popular charming destination.
Services Not Included:
Casablanca – Rabat
Morocco Discovery tour, will take you around Moroccan cultture, Open arrival, our guide will meet you at the airport and drive to Casablanca visit the Hassan II Mosque, the only mosque that you can visit in our country, continue to Rabat the capital .
Here, you will see the Hassan Tower, the Oudaya Kasbah.
Overnight at Hotel.
Duration: 2hrs drive
Rabat – Meknes – Fes:
Around 9 am you authentic journey will start towards Meknes city the 17th- century heritage where we will stop for lunch and hang around the historical huge walls of the medina, Bab El Mansour and enjoy a visit to Moulay Ismail s shrine. Then to Volubilis take a short visit of the Roman ruins and the archeological site, after the visit of the ruins we will drive directly to Fes city. Morocco Discovery
Accommodation: Riad or Hotel
Duration: 3.5hrs Drive
Fes – Historical Tour :
With a local guide in Fes you will delicate the day to discover the oldest, intellectual medina in morocco. you will start with the royal palace, the Jewish quarter, the uphill view from the south Bourj, the ceramic-pottery-store-and-factory.and after all this places you will go for a walk inside the medina to discover the very different life of it and the cultural and historical interest including the famous Al Qaraouine University – the oldest in the region, the Tanneries, the Attarine market and Mulay Idriss mausoleum.
After lunch, you’ll visit the tiles cooperative and then experience a wonderful panoramic view over the whole Medina of Fes. In the afternoon, free time. (In Fez it will be a flexible Visit, if you get tarried you back to your Hotel)
Duration: Up to you
Fes – Ifran – Azro – Middle Atlas – Midelt :
Your driver will picks you up from your accommodation at 08:00 then you leaven Fez towards Todra Gorges , passing through Ifrane known as Switzerland of Morocco, built by the French in the 1930’s with Swiss village style ,we continue crossing the middle atlas and cedar forest near Azrou, we stop near Azrou to see the Barbary apes. Afterwards you continue through many Berber villages to arrive to Midelt where you will stop for the night. A short walk in the town of Midelt
Dinner at the hotel Taddart
Meals: All Meals
Midelt – Ziz Valley– Erfoud – Merzouga
Traveling through the Tizi Ntalghamt pass to Midelt and along the magnificent Ziz Gorges carved through volcanic rock, you’ll see views of the Middle-Atlas plateau, noticing how the scenery changes to reveal hints of the desert as you approach the city Errachidia. After lunch, you will continue your journey through the Ziz valley Erfoud, Rissani and Merzouga.
After a glass of mint tea, you will charge your luggage in a 4×4 and cross the Sand dunes then to the Berber camp in the middle of Erg Chebbi golden Sand Dunes. It is also reputed as the highest sand dunes in North Africa. Sunset from the Luxury Nomadic camp (Toilets & showers inside the tents)
Overnight at the Nomadic luxury tent in the Dunes
Meals: All Meals
Duration: 5hrs drive
Merzouga – Rissani – Todra Gorges – Boumalen Dades
Breakfast will be at the Camp, After sun rise you take 4×4 to the Minivan less than 30mn drive. Later, you’ll leave for Tinghir and Todra gorges – the highest, narrowest gorges in Morocco, Lunch and drive to Boumalen Dades
Overnight at the Kasbah.
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch
Duration: 6hrs Drive
Boumalne Dades– Valley Of The Roses – Skoura – Ouarzazate – Ait Benhaddou
After breakfast we’ll drive through the Dades Boumalne, Rose Valley and Kalaat Mgouna towards Ouarzazate. The route through the Roses valley, the way of the thousand Kasbahs, provides numerous photo opportunities. Arrive to Ouarzazate, “the Hollywood of Africa”. And stop for the famous photo of the Taourirt Kasbah, then drive to Ait Benhaddou an amazing area to stay for the night.
Overnight at Hotel
Meals: Lunch & Dinner
Duration: 4hrs Drive
Ouarzazate – Ait Benhaddou – Marrakech – Imlil:
After breakfast we’ll start drive to Ait Benhaddou for visit the Kasbah / Ksar of Ait Benhadou with local guide, Ksar Aït Benhaddou is a great example of Moroccan earthen clay architecture and has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Later, your journey will continue through the majestic Tizi nTichka pass, reaching an altitude of 2260m, over the High Atlas Mountains. We will stop to enjoy the impressive views and visit the argan oil cooperative. Continue to Imlil Valley.
Overnight at the Riad.
Accommodation: Hotel orRiad
Meals: All Meals
Imlil – Short Walk – Marrakech:
After breakfast we will show you different options, and you can chose which one do you like more, anyway there is no a hike for you today, we are going to drive to a high mountain and enjoy a very short walk to stretch your legs. Then lunch will be a picnic lunch in the Mountains. Drive back to Marrakech in the end of the Afternoon .
Overnight in the hotel which already booked.
Accommodation: Hotel or Riad
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch
Duration: 2hrs Drive
Marrakech – Cultural tour
After breakfast, you’ll meet your local guide for visit the city. (Car for assistance).
Marrakech – Airport
After Breakfast our services will be ended.
Maps & Informations
- Portage: For walkers a small backpack for the day’s belongings. Mules are available for carrying luggage.
- Supervision: By a French speaking Moroccan mountain guide assisted by a cook and muleteers.
- Meals: typical Moroccan dishes (tagine, couscous, …). Fresh products and complementary preserves, meat bought in the mountains. Picnic or salads at noon, hot and cooked meal in the evening.
- Climate: dry and hot in spring, cold at night in winter. Thunderstorm possible
- Supervision: Berber guide speaking French and English, cook, mule drivers.
Accommodation: Riad Atlas Imlil, Bivouac in a 2-person tent with mattresses, lodgings during the hike.
- The list:
- A sleeping bag (warm for winter)
- A small backpack for the day.
- A pair of light walking shoes that hold the ankle well.
- A spare pair of shoes and a pair of sandals.
- Loose pants for walking
- A sweater or fleece (from October to March) and a lighter one to wear underneath.
- A mountain jacket & waterproof jacket & pant
- A change of clothes.
- A flashlight + spare battery.
- A gourd.
- Sunglasses …
- To do this trek, you should be in good physical conditions, but efforts will be rewarded.
- Good walking shoes are mandatory, Sleeping bag.
- To confirm this Trek you need a deposit of 15% before you start and 85% at the start time.
- Payment: Cash