5 Days Tour From Casablanca to Erg Chebbi Merzouga - Fes - Marrakech
DAY 1 :CASABLANCA AIRPORT TO FES
You will be welcomed by our English speaking driver in the airport of Mohamed 5 in Casablanca and head to Fes. If you will arrive in the morning you will go to visit the most highlighted landmark in Casablanca, the Hassan 2 mosque. The work to build this mosque began in 1980 .its built right next to the Atlantic Ocean .the entire structure, which covers a total area of 24,000square, is designed on a gigantic scale. the prayer hall accommodates 25,000 worshippers ,with space for a further 80,00 pilgrims to pray on the esplanade .a cultural centre ,with a library ,museum and Koranic school ,adjoins the main building .and after the visit of this vast construction you will drive to the Corniche which is bordered by uninterrupted sweep of beaches ,swimming pools, cafes ,hotels and restaurant .and after that you will drive straight to Fes. During the night in fes you will have time to see the famous gate of Bab Boujloud to enjoy the ancient architecture of Fes. and to wonder around for a while. Over night in a riad in the medina.
DAY 2 : FES TO MERZOUGA VIA MIDELT ,ERRACHDIA,RISSANI THEN MERZOUGA
Early in the morning you will start the tour from Fes to Merzouga,the desert.you will have a stop in Ifrane ,the Moroccan Swiss style town,and via the cedar forest where you will have a stop to see the babery apes climbing the trees.and around 12 pm you will arrive Midelt ,the capital of apples, .lucnh in a local resturant.than, you continue the jouney to the Tizi-n-Tlghamt pass and through the Ziz valley with its fantastic gorges ,through the gorges you will stop for breaks and pictures.this valley too is well-known with its palm grove and the agriculture of different crops like Alfalfa,barely,etc.than you will get Erfoud with innumerable ‘ksars’, small villages of individual houses. Also ,Erfoud is the place where the festival of dates is held on October every year and the one of fossils as well.and in the afternoon,you will arrive the unique sand dunes of merzouga.over night in a berber tent in the middle of the Erg chebbi sand dunes.
DAY 3: MERZOUGA TO DADES GORGES VIA TODGHA GORGE THEN DADES VALLEY
Early in the morning,it would be nice to get up around 6 :00am for the sunrise.and after you watch you will come back to your hotel for breakfast and shower.than after that you will travel to the dades valley through Rissani ,Erfoud ,also through many berber towns and villages.but on the way you will go the Todgha gorge.its one of the most breathtaking place in Morocco. Todgha gorge is also a good place for hiking for few hours and see the nomads coming down the mountain to pick water from the gorge.than you will have lunch in a local restaurant in or outside the gorge so as to leave to the Dades valley.over night in a hotel in the Dades gorge or in the rose valley.
DAY 4: DADES GORGES TO MARRAKECH VIA AIT BENHHADOU AND THE HIGH ALTAS
This day is dedicated to begin your journey towards Ouarzazate via the High Atlas Mountains. You will start with the rose valley .if its spring time you will enjoy the flowers and visit one of the places where they distilate it than Continue your trip to Skoura palm oasis. In Skoura you will see a 17 century kasbah,the ameridel kasbah,than continue to the moroccan hollywood,ourzazat . Here, you will visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Kasbah Ait Benhaddou. In typical Moroccan fashion, the true treasures must be searched out and discovered… usually off the beaten path. In actuality, this setting has been used for more films than any other location in Morocco, gladiator , kingdom of heaven , and recently The games of thrown. In the afternoon, you will be dropped off at your riad/hotel.
DAY 5 : TRANSFER TO MARRAKECH AIRPORT OR CASABLANCA AIRPORT
Today we transfer you to the airport.