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Day 1: Marrakech – Ait Ben Haddou – Dades Gorge.
4 days tour from Marrakech to Fes, Meet you in Marrakech and drive to Ouarzazat through the dramatic Tizi n Tichka pass (2260m), over the High Atlas Mountains, appreciate the beauty of the landscape on the twisted road through the Berber villages. Thereafter, get to the famous Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, the largest Kasbah in Morocco. In fact, a UNESCO matrimonial historical site, now, a house of many Glaoui family members. Lunch by the Kasbah and continue to Dades Gorge via Ouarzazat, the Hollywood of Africa. Next, through the Road of the thousand Kasbahs, the fascinating, sandcastles. Finally, stop at Kalaat Mgouna, the rose’s city. It is known for roses and its annual festival during the roses harvest in May and then continue to our hotel overlooking the Dades Valley.
Day 2: Dades Gorge – Todra Gorge – Merzouga.
After breakfast in the hotel, drive back through the valley to see the amazing rock formation. Such as the monkey toes, and the still-standing 19th century Kasbah of Ait Yul. Afterward, leave the Dades valley towards Tinrghir and the Todra valley. Watch the panoramic views of the old mud Berber villages overlooking the valley. Get to the Gorge and walk under the 300m high red cliff, where many Rock-climbers come to enjoy their preferred sport. Continue our trip to Erfoud and Rissani where we have lunch; afterward, we leave for the village of Merzouga – the home of your guide Youssef- where your camel will be awaiting you. You will be welcomed with a glass of mint tea before you check into your accommodation
Day 3: Merzouga area and the Camel trek.
After breakfast in the hotel, you will start your explorative journey of the area. Also, visiting the village of the blacks, originally slaves from Sudan to experience their music and lifestyle. Not far away there’s the lake of Merzouga, with its bird populations, including flamingos. In addition, you may also like to visit the nomad wire house where many Berber handicrafts are priced lower than in the big cities. In the afternoon you will mount your camel, guided by an experienced Camel man, to explore within the mysterious sand-sea of the Erg-Chebbi. Here, you will spend your first night under the stars, or if you prefer, in a traditional Berber nomad tent. Dinner will be served in the tent where you will spend the night. Dinner Bed and Breakfast.
Day 4: Merzouga to Fes.
Firstly, you will wake up early to watch the sunrise at the dunes before riding back to the auberge on the camels where you will have breakfast and shower. We will then leave for Errachidia via Erfoud to the Ziz valley. Secondly, lunch will be at Midelt. After this, we will pass through the cedar woods at Azrou and the Middle Atlas where you will see the Barbarian Apes before ending off at Fes. The end tour: 4 days tour from Marrakech to Fes.
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Destinations overview of our 4 days tour from Marrakech to Fes:
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Ifrane is a modern town in the Middle Atlas Mountains. It was established during the French protectorate in 1928. It is home to a public University of Al- Akhawayn that is remodeled on the system of USA educational university. The town also refers to the Swiss town of Morocco. It offers Alpine-style nature in terms of ski slopes, forest, and architectural houses. 4 days tour from Marrakech to Fes includes a visit to this beautiful town. Ifrane is famous for a photographic stone lion. A German soldier sculptured in exchange for his freedom during 1930. Another legend says that the lion is an honor to the last killed Atlas lion killed near Ifrane. As you wander through this town, you will be amazed by its rare landscapes. Each Morocco trip highlights a visit to this gorgeous town.