4 days route - Sahatours

4 days tour

 

 

This route designed for who wants to enjoy, from Marrakech, to own air, and make a complete getaway to the desert

 

DAY 1- MARRAKECH - OUARZAZATE - SKOURA - THE DADES GORGES

Pick up at hotel/riad in Marrakech or the airport. Start the route. Departure from Marrakech, where we will cross the Atlas Mountains and the port of Tiz-in-Tichka (2260 m), making several stops to enjoy the magnificent view showed by the route, to relaxing and/or take pictures. After eating, we will continue to Ouarzazate; where the route will continue to the Skoura village, located in the heart of the Palms Valley, a vast and labyrinthine oasis, whose lush vegetation wraps beautiful secret kasbahs. We can also visit the kasbah. From here we will continue by the roses Valley to the Dades Valley, where we will make a visit to the Dades gorges. Dinner and accommodation


DAY 2 - THE DADES VALLEY - TODRA GORGES - ERFOUD - MERZOUGA - ERG CHEBBI DESERT

After breakfast, we will continue by the shores of Boulmane where it opens a road full of kasbahs (citadel) and ksour (forts or castles). There the landscape is of red ochre and mauve. Around us, we will find with stony plateaus where camels grazing. After a full of ksour journey, oasis and palm trees, we will arrive to Tineghir (where are the spectacular Todra gorges) perched at 1350m altitude; and surrounded by a palm grove. We will continue toward Erfoud (city of fossils) and after passing through Rissani. We will arrive to Merzouga,in front of the Erg Chebbi dunes. In the hotel, we will leave unnecessary stuff, and we will replace the vehicle 4x4 by the dromedaries to penetrate into the desert while the sun sets, until reach the camp of Haimas in the middle of the desert of high dunes where we will have dinner and spend the night under millions of stars.


DAY 3-MERZOUGA-RISSANI - THE DRAA VALLEY – OUARZAZATE

In the morning, we will be back in dromedary to the hotel for breakfast and take a refreshing shower. Then we go toward Rissani, first imperial city, with its interesting market, where the nomads of the area sell their livestock and purchase the items they need. If time allows, we can buy some things in their market and taste their famous Berber pizza, and then take the road to Ouarzazate through the Draa valley, one of the largest rivers of Morocco. We will stop to contemplate the charming kasbahs of adobe and Berber villages that dot the route and the fascinating geological formations of the Draa Valley. Dinner and accommodation in Ouarzazate.


DAY 4 - OUARZAZATE - AIT BEN HADDOU – MARRAKECH

In Ouarzazate, if cinema likes you, we can visit its film studios; where a lot of famous movies of Hollywood have been filmed. Then we will go to visit the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou (World Heritage). Free time to stroll around the kasbah and climb to the summit to enjoy the view. Again we will cross the High Atlas Mountains with its beautiful landscapes. We will arrive at Marrakech in the afternoon. Return to your hotel/riad or airport and end of services.



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