6 Days Morocco desert tour: Marrakech , the Kasbahs ,valley, Sahara and Draa valley

6 Days stay, Marrakech and the historic villages and Kasbahs, and the Merzougua sahara, The valley of the Draa is especially famous for its kasbahs. The most famous kasbahs in the region are (north to south): The kasbah of Tamnougalt

Program :

Day 1: Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate

Departure from your hotel or riad, road to Ouarzazate crossing the High Atlas via the Tizi N’Tichka pass (2,260 meters) with beautiful villages hanging on the sides of the mountain, stopping for lunch and a visit to the site of the world heritage of Ait Ben haddou. (This famous kasbah has been used as a backdrop for more than 20 films.). overnight in Ouarzazate in a riad.

Day 2: Ouarzazate –Skoura- Dades Gorges – Tinghir

Departure after breakfast towards Skoura where we will visit the Amredil kasbah, one of the wonders of the “Route of the thousand kasbahs of the south. The road then leads us through the Valley of Roses where we will stop in Kella M’Gouna, capital of the rose, Boumalane city and reach tinghir with its fabulous canyons., We will have lunch in a local restaurant, we will have time free to walk in the “gorges”. Overnight in a hotel

Day 3: Tnghir – Tinjdad – Erfoud – Merzouga

Early in the morning, after breakfast, departure to Erfoud. Berber villages are scattered along the way, we pass through Tinjdad, Erfoud in which we will feel the beginning of the Saharan oasis of Tafilalet, and we continue to Merzouga, overnight in a hotel

Day 4: Merzouga – Visit of the village of the gnawa – camel trekking – Camp

Breakfast, let’s start our adventure, take the way to Khamlia village to enjoy live Gnawa music, continue for visits to Ressani and Arfoud the fossilized marble capital, meal and return to the hotel to prepare for the new adventure. On the back of a camel makes a walk to reach the bivouac and see the sunset, meal and night in a tent.

Day 5: Merzouga – The Draa Valley – Agdz

Wake up in the morning to watch the sunrise in the desert. Return by camel to the hotel. After breakfast, departure to the town of Rissani (Tafilalet: capital of the former Alaouite sultans and seat of the Alaouite dynasty). Then resume the road to Alnif, the oasis of Tazarine and N’Kob. Lunch on the way. Continue through the Draa valley and the Berber village of Agdz. Night in a hotel in the palm grove of Agdez

Day 6: Agdz- Ounila Valley – Marrakech 270 km

Departure from Agdz in the morning, cross the smal Atlas, towards the kasbah of Tamdakht and by the valley of Ounila (This valley was the obligatory passage for caravans between Marrakech and Ouarzazate, and constitutes an extraordinary environment. Throughout this valley, a striking contrast between the ocher of the earth and the rocks and the greenery of the plantations is offered to walkers who take the time to observe it). Continuation to Telouet, visit of the Glaoui kasbah (sometimes also called the Glaoui Palace, it is a kasbah built between the 19th century and the 20th century, And for the afternoon, return to Marrakech, overnight in a riad.

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