10 Days From Casablanca to Sahara Desert

 

Day 1 : Arrival In Casablanca we strar our 10 Days From Casablanca to Sahara Desert :

Pick up at Mohamed V airport and transfer to hotel. Depending on arrival time you will have the opportunity to visit the Mosque of Hassan II. Dinner and overnight at a Hotel/Riad.

Day 2 : Casablanca – Marrakech:

We start with driving to the “Red Town” for a free day to reach out and explore Marrakech’s famous red city. Visit the immense souk, and immerse into the lively Djemaa El Fna, in the heart of ancient Morocco. Be captivated by the dancers, snake trainers, jugglers, narrators and singers and enjoy an orange juice in front of the numerous workshops. Overnight stay at a Hotel/Riad.

Day 3 : Marrakech – Telouat – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate:

Departure after breakfast, crossing the High Atlas over the Tizi Ntichka pass (2.260m high) to Telouet. There we will be visiting the Kasbah and pass some Berber villages before we reach the fortified village of Ait Ben Haddou, where many famous movies were filmed, such as “Gladiator”, “Prince of Persia”, “The Mummy” and many more. Time for lunch in the village before we continue to Ouarzazate. Dinner and overnight stay at a Hotel/Riad.

Day 4 : Ouarzazate – Skoura -Dades Valley:

After breakfast we will visit the city of Ouarzazate. It is considered the great desert door and place from which to start the “Great Voyage”, with highlights like Taourirt Kasbah and the Main Palace of Glaoui, the great Pacha of southern Morocco. Continue to the Valley of Roses, visiting Skoura and Boumalne. Staying at the Dades Gorge for Dinner and overnight stay at a Hotel/Riad.

Day 5 : Dades Valley – Todra Gorge – Merzouga:

Out on the “Street of Kasbahs”. After several stops, we will arrive at one of natures greatest beautys in the South, the Gorges of Todra. The river Todra Gorge has formed  daunting, vertical walls and high Balleza. It is a paradise for climbers and aúnico.seguimos south. Lunch on the road and then into the desert, to the impressive dunes of Merzouga, the “Erg Chebbi”. Free time to climb the dunes and to enjoy a beautiful sunset. After dinner there will be traditional Berber drumming music. Overnight stay at a Hotel/Riad.

Day 6 : Merzouga – Rissani- Erg Chebbi Tour – Camel Trekking:

After Breakfast we will walk around the vast sandy landscape of Erg Chebbi, the Great Dunes of Morocco, some of which are over 250 meters high. It is connected by a path to the  former route of “Rallye Dakar” and has the mountains and border of Algeria in the background. Stop at the oasis of Tissardmin and continue to a nomadic settlement, where you will learn some secrets of their life and customs. After stopping at a viewpoint from where you can admire the Erg Chebbi in all its size and beauty, we will stop in Khamlia, at indigenous people of Mali, where you can relax with a cup of tea while enjoying a short concert of Gnawa music. Return to the lodge, lunch and set off for the camel tour. After half an hour on the back of a camel we reach the bottom of the Great Dunes with a marvelous sunset in the desert behind us. Overnight stay in a tent in the heart of the desert under the spectacular canopy of stars.

Day 7 : MERZOUGA – MIDELT – FES:

After breakfast, leaving the desert and taking off to the north, through the valley of Ziz. Stoping at Meski, the cool “Blue Source” where you can relax by the pool and under palm trees. A stop to eat something and then continuing to Fes, passing Ifrane (Swiss-Moroccan). Overnight stay at a Riad in the Medina of Fes.

Day 8 :Fes – Volubilis – Meknes:

Free day to discover the royal city of Fes with its many “madrassas”, its tanneries and the famous medina, Departure to Meknes, visiting the imperial city with its famous door, Bab El Mansour, the mausoleum of Moulay Ismail and the basin of Agdal.Posibilidad. Spend a visit to the ruins of the Roman city of Volubilis, located about thirty kilometers from Meknes and the holy city of Moulay Idriss, pilgrimage of any Moroccan. Dinner and overnight stay in Meknes.

Day 9 :Meknes – Rabat – Casablanca:

On the way back to Casablanca, we will stop in the capital of Morocco, Rabat. Arrival in the afternoon at Casablanca.

DAY 10: Casablanca And Transfer To The Airoport

After Breakfast you will have a free morning in Casablanca and at the agreed time we will transfer you to the airport, where our service ends.