12 Days Morocco Imperial Cities and Desert Tours
Day 1: Casablanca – Marrakech
12 Days Morocco Imperial Cities and Desert Tours Arrival at the airport in Casablanca and Marrakesh derccion output time free dinner and accommodation in Hotel or Riad.
Day 2: Marrakech Guided City Tour
Breakfast and visit of Marrakech with a local guide, a city famous for its main square Jemaa El Fna, which will occupy much of our time: an amalgam of aromas, sounds and sensations unrepeatable. The city also has a multitude of places to roam and enjoy: the Majorelle Gardens, the Menara, the Saadian Tombs, walking through the medina or by the Mellah (the old Jewish quarter), the tour of the walls, the modern city (Gueliz) with its own forms of western life. Dinner and accommodation in Hotel or Riad.
Day 3: Marrakech – Telouat – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate
Departure after breakfast across the High Atlas via the port of Tizi in Tichka pass at (2,260 m of altitude) then we took a detour along a track by visiting the Kasbah Telouet. We pass through berber villages to reach the fortified village of Ait Ben Haddou, impressive kasbah where made films such as Gladiator, Obelix, babel Sahara with Penelope Cruz … free time for lunch in the village and continue toward Ouarzazate . Dinner and overnight at the Hotel.
Day 4: Ouarzazate – Valley of the Dades
Breakfast and we went out to visit the city of Ouarzazate, regarded as the great door of the desert and place from the start that the great expeditions, stresses the Kasbah of Taourirt and the main palace of the Glaoui, the Great Pacha in Southern Morocco, we continue toward the valley of ROSES visit of peoples and cojemos a mpegs of 17km visit vivin nomados in the caves reach the Dades GORGES Dinner and accommodation in Hotel.
Day 6 : Merzouga – Erg Chebbi – Merzouga
After breakfast, we surround ERG CHABBI , extension of sand desert where is the Great Dune of Morocco, of more than 200 meters of altitude, connecting per track with part of the route followed by the old Paris-Dakar, with the mountains bordering Algeria of fund. Stop at the oasis of Tissardmin and continue until a settlement where nomadic know some secrets of her life and customs. Stop back in a panoramic point where visitors can contemplate the ERG CHABBI as a whole. Stop at Khamlia, people originally from Mali, to relax with a cup of tea while we enjoyed a small concert of Gnawa music. we depart in camel ride in a tour of hour and a half which will take us to the Great Dune, feel enveloped in the beautiful sunset in the desert. We sleep in a Tent in the heart of the desert under a cloak of stars.
Day 7: Merzouga – Rissani – Erg Chebbi Dunes
We woke up before dawn to watch the sunrise. Return to the Auberge in camel ride. Shower and breakfast. Departure to RISSANI where we discover the desert region with its isolated oasis and the black desert. We will visit the palm grove of RISSANI with its ancient kasbahs and mircado largest of the south of Morocco. In the evening, return to MERZOUGA to take advantage of all the calm of the wilderness . Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
DAY 8: Merzouga – Midelt – Fez
After breakfast, we said goodbye to the desert and we were off to the north of the country for the Ziz valley . Planned outage in Midelt was questioned for for alomorzar and then continue on to FEZ, passing through IFRANE ( Switzerland moroccan) we arrived in FEZ accommodation in Riad, in the medina.
Day 9: Fez – Fez
Breakfast and day to visit the city with a local guide the royal city of Fez with their numerous medresehs, its tanneries and the famous Medina. Dinner and accommodations in Riad.
Day 10: Fez – Volubilis – Meknes
Breakfast and departure to Meknes. Visit the Imperial City with its famous door, Bab Mansour, the mausoleum of Moulay Ismaïl and the Agdal basin. Possibility of discovering the ruins of the roman city of Volubilis located some thirty kilometers from Meknes and of the holy city of Moulay Idriss pilgrimage center of any Moroccan. Dinner and accommodation in Riyadh.
Day 11: Meknes – Rabat – Casablanca
Breakfast and departure on her way to Casablanca, visit the capital of Morocco (Rabat) and arrival in the afternoon to Casablanca dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 12: Casablanca
Breakfast and visit to the mosque Hassan second. At the appointed time transfer to the airport and end of our service.12 Days Morocco Imperial Cities and Desert Tours
What is included in the tour:
- Private car minivan or 4WD with fuel included
- Professional English speaking driver/ Guide
- Half-Board accommodations in selected hotels and Riads
- Bottled water during the tour
- Hotel pick up and drop off
- Camel ride (one camel each)
- Overnight in desert camp dinner included
- Local guide in Ait ben haddou Kasbah
- Official art historian guides in Marrakech, Meknes, Fes and Rabat
- Drinks and Lunches
- Entrance Fees
- Personal expanses