8 days/ 7 nights
From Marrakech to essouira/desert
Number of People
1 to 18 person.
Day1: Marrakech airport-hotel in Marrakech
You’ll be transfered to your hotel after we meet you at the airport. On this day, you’ll have the first contact with the Red City of Marrakech and observe the vibrant city. You’ll have a free time before heading to your accommodation.
Day2: Marrakech-High Atlas Mountains-Tizi N’ntichka-Ait Benhaddou-Skoura-El Kelaa M’gouna-Dades Valley
Leaving Marrakech, we will travel throgh the High Atlas ountains. En route, we will cross the famous pass Tizi’N’Tichka (2260 meters high of High Atlas Mountains). You’ll admire the breathtaking views and landscapes bfore we reach Ait Ben Haddou’s village which situated near to the river Oued Elmalh. We’ll visit the ancient Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou which served as a scene of several movies like Lawrence of Arabia and a part of the tlevision series Game of Thrones. We’ll have lunch at a restaurant in the village of Ait Ben Haddou.
The next step is heading to Dades Valley through Skoura and Kelaa Mgouna (the valley of roses) In Dades valley, you will enjoy the scenic route to the wonderful gorges where the fascinating rock foramation, alongside Assif M’Goun River, and sandcastles are points of attractions. Your accommodation at the hotel offers a great looking over the green gardens along the river
Day3: Dades valley-Todgha gorges-Erfoud-Erg Chebbi
The direction is Erg Chebbi after having breakfast in Dades Valley. On our journey, we will visit Todgh Gorges (the narrowest and the highest in Morocco). In Togha, you will take enough time to admire the beautiful views and snap some photos while you are strolling through the wonderful site. After that, we will head to Erfoud driving through Tinjdad and Joef towns where you’ll have lunch. We continue our journey to Merzouga, in the afternoon. From Merzouga, we will take the experience of camel excursion toward Erg Chebbi Sahara Desert (the largest in Morocco). In the heart of the desert, we will camp for the rest of the evening. During your journey, you will enjoy the amazing sunset over the dunes while you are riding camels (you may want to take some beautiful pictures).
In a nomadic tent, you will stay in the overnight.
Day 4: Erg Chebbi-Rissani-Alnif-Nekoub-Agdez-Ouarzazate
In the early morning, you will appreciate the stunning sunrise over the high sand dunes of Erg Cheebi before we are back to Merzouga town. After breakfast, we will drive toward Ouarzazate through Rissani where we may visit the large Souk which is a traditional market (if it is the day of it). After that, we will travel through Alnif toward Nekoub where we will take a break to eat lunch. In the afternoon, we will have a visit to the Valley of Draa to enjoy the wonderful looking palm trees. Before we reach Ouarzazate (where you check-in to a hotel for the overnight), we will travel through the Anti-Atlas Mountains.
Day 5: Ouarzazate-Telouet-Tizi N’tichka-Marrakech
Leaving Ouarzazate, we will head to explore Telouet Kasbah where we see the brilliant Ounila’ valley scenic route. We will travel through the Pass of Tizi N’Tichka before we reach Marrakech city where you will spend the rest of the evening at the hotel.
Day 6: Marrakech city Tour
Today’s program is devoted to explore the Marrakech’s historical interesting sites including Menara Garden (a fascinationg pool encircled by flowers and other wonderful sights like Kotoubia Mosque). The Saadian Tombs that reveal the perfection of the Moorish architecture, Bahia Palace( which was built in the12th-century) and Medrassa In Youssef. To a local resaturant, you’ll be guided to have lunch.
Nighttime, drums will draw you to the Jamaa el Fna. It’s a pageant atmosphere, with snake charmers, Berber and Gnoua musicians, and storytellers illuminated by means of lamplight and wreathed in smoke. Food stalls at the rectangular sell sparkling salads, soups, fried fish and chips, fowl and beef kebabs or even boiled snails or sheep’s head. With a reasonable price, you may want to try an orange juice before you spend the night at the medina’s guesthouse, a Riad.
Day7: Day trip to Essaouira
On the seventh of the tour, we leave the bustling life of Marrakech toward the coastal town of Essaouira. We will,viisit the Saqala, and the small port. You have enough time to wander through the medina and have a walk alingside the beach. We make our way back to Marrakech where you stay at the Riad.
Day8: Airport Transfer
You’ll a complete free morning before we drive you to the airport depending on your departure.
WHAT IS INCLUDED in this :
eight days Marrakech tour
- Pick up & drop off from hotel / Transport in A/C Vehicle
- English speaking driver / Guide
- Camel trek to and from the desert camp
- Night in desert camp with dinner /breakfast
- Accommodation in Hotels / riads with breakfasts
- Dinners during the tour as mentioned in itinerary
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED :
eight days Marrakech tour
- Entry Fees for Monuments