5 Days desert trip from Marrakech to Merzouga
We will leave Marrakech at 7:00 in the morning and go through the Atlas Mountains, 200 km from the High Atlas Mountains in Morocco. At 08h30 we will have a short stop for breakfast at the foot of the mountains of Aldea Tadart. After the world goes to “Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah” where we will have a long stop to explore “The Ksar of Ait -ben-Haddou”, which has been on the UNESCO World Heritage List since 1987, and where many films they have been filmed, such as: Gladiator, 2000; Alexander, 2004; Lawrence of Arabia, 1962; Sodom and Gomorrah, 1962; The Man who would be King, 1975.
After visiting Ait-ben-Haddou kasbah we will head to Ouarzazate city, which is the cinema capital in Morocco, and leave there at lunch time. Then we will go to the city Tinghir where we will spend our first night in a hotel.
After breakfast we will go to Todgha to explore the Todra Gorge and then go to Tinjdad village where we will stop for lunch. After lunch, we will pass through Arfoud and Rissani Marzouga the desert where you will go to the Kasbah Palace to relax in the pool and drink Berber tea. Around 17h30 we will ride camels to the tents in the dunes, and it should arrive around 6.30pm. Once we get to drink Berber tea with the nomadic population in their camp and then we go to the dunes to watch the sunset. We will start the evening with a dinner at the camp, music around the fire, and sleep in the shops.
We will wake up early in the morning to watch the sunrise and then travel to Merzouga camels to the hotel for breakfast and a shower. Once we are going to have many opportunities to take photos in our car from Errachidia city where we will make a brief stop. From Errachidia we will go to Midelt made a statement and we will not make a stop for lunch. After lunch we will go to Ifrazn and pass Timahdite Azrou town and city and then to Ifrane city we will have 20 minutes to rest. Then we will go to Fes, where we will spend the night in a hotel.
We will leave from Fes at 8:30 a.m. and drive to Meknes city where we will stop for a 1 hour visit to the old city. After that we will head to El Hajeb city where we will stop for lunch and then drive to Ben Mellal city. On the way we will pass the cities of Mrirt, Khenifra, Tighssaline, Aït Shak, Cheikh and Kasbatadla Zaouit, then we will arrive at our hotel where we will stay the last night.
We are going to wake up at 9 a.m. for breakfast and one last visit in Ain Asardoun after driving to Marrakech