Day 1: Marrakech - High atlas - Ait ben haddou kasbah - Rose Valley - Dades Gorges
Stop At: Dades Gorge, Ifrane Atlas Saghir 45150 Morocco
Departure from your hotel to the High Atlas. Pass through the Tizi N’Tichka pass (2,260 m) and continue to Telouet. Visit of the kasbah with rich interior decorations. Lunch. Continuation to the ksar of Ait Ben Haddou, set of earthen buildings surrounded by walls, a striking example of traditional southern Moroccan architecture. Typical lunch. Visit the Kasbah of Taourirt, once the residence of the pasha of Marrakech. Continue through the palm grove of Skoura and Rose valley; famous by its annual festival of roses celebrated on May every year. Continue to reach the Dades Gorges via the valley of 1000 kasbah. Arrival and overnight in the dades gorges in Hotel or Riad.
Duration: 7 hours
Accommodation included: Overnight in Riad or Kasbah
Day 2: Dades Valley - Todra Gorges - Erfoud - Merzouga and camel trek
Stop At: Merzouga Desert, Merzouga Morocco
Departure for the large palm grove Skoura whose inhabitants of many villages live from agriculture. Climb to Boutaghrar to admire the panorama of the Valley of Roses. Crossing the Wadi Dades to Tinerhir before reaching the Todra Gorge, massive fault of 250 m high at the bottom of which flows a river with crystal clear waters. Lunch. In the afternoon, along the wadis Todra and Gheris until Erfoud, arrived in Merzouga, Erg Chebbi, in the middle of the dunes. Dinner and accommodation in bivouac.
Duration: 5 hours
Accommodation included: Overnight in Luxury desert camp
Day 3: Merzouga - Rissani - Draa Valley - Marrakech
Stop At: Draa Valley, Zagora 45600 Morocco
Very early in the morning, possibility to attend the sunrise. Crossing Jebel Saghro, with its lunar landscapes of plateaus, peaks and canyons and the immensity of its spaces, to the villages of stones and adobe Tazzarine then N’Kob (no stop). Discovery of the casbah of Tamnougalte with its maze of alleys. Departure for Ouarzazate by the Draa Valley, succession of gorges and oases for nearly 100 km.
Crossing the chain of the High Atlas by the Tizi N’Tichka pass and arrival in Marrakech, the third largest city in Morocco. Visit: gardens of Koutoubia whose building is representative of the art of the Almohades, Bahia Palace, masterpiece of Moroccan architecture with its gardens and patios, Saadian tombs where you will be impressed by the beauty decoration and crossing the Djemaa El Fna, a tourist attraction.
Duration: 7 hours
No accommodation included on this day.