Mesmerising Morocco Travels

Morocco Private Travel Adventures

DAY 1       FEZ – MERZOUGA – SAHARA DESERT

You will be met at your Hotel by your English speaking driver and depart Fes for Merzouga. Experience spectacular views of cedar forests, visit the Barbary Apes at Ifrane and tour through the beautiful and scenic Midol on route to the Sahara. Travel through the Ziz valley and view the Efous oasis which offers amazing photographic opportunities. Arrive late in the afternoon for your night in Merzouga, the threshold of the Sahara.

Erg Chebbi is the large sand-sea which effectively marks the start of the real Sahara and some of the dunes in this area rise to over 245 metres. The colours of the rising and setting sun over these dunes make for a truly magical experience.

Your driver will organise for your desert guide to take you into the desert, around an hour 1`½ hour ride by camel. When you reach your bivouac you can relax and star gaze while your guide prepares your evening meal.

 

DAY 2  MERZOUGA – TODRA & DADES GORGES

Rise early in the morning to see the amazing sunrise over the dunes then head back to your Hotel in Merzouga to re-fresh and take breakfast before departing for Todra Gorge & Tinehir.
One of the highlights of the South is the massive fault in the plateau that divides the High Atlas from the Jebel Sarhro, called the Todra Gorges. The crystal clear river emerging from the deep ochre and pink rock formations offer a dramatic landscape and great photographic opportunites , Night at the hotel in Boumalne Dades.

 

DAY 3  MARRAKECH VIA OUARZAZATE & AIT BENNHADOU

Travel through the beautiful Valley of the Roses, La Palmarie Skoura before reaching Ouarzazate.
Home of Morocco’s ’Hollywood’ movie Industry you can choose to stop off at the movie studios and see where films such as Gladiator and the Dummy.

On route to Marrakech is Ait Ben Haddou, one of the most exotic and best preserved Kasbahs in the entire Atlas Region. The Kasbah is now under UNESCO protection and has magnificent views of the surrounding palmeraie and beyond.
After driving through the High Atlas Mountains and some amazing scenery you’ll arrive at Marrakech, your final destination where your driver will escort you to your accommodation.