Day 1 - From Marrakech To DadesGorge
Departure from Marrakech at 8 :00 am in a 4x4 .
Travel over the Tizin'Tichka Pass (2260m) while enjoying superb
views of the mountains and of the Berber Villages on the way. Stop for lunch
and tour in the World heritage site of AitBenhaddou. (This famous kasbah was used as a
backdrop for more than 20 films.)
Ouarzazate and continue towards the Valley of Roses and the Dades valley, the
valley of a thousand Kasbahs and the Dades Gorge. Stay overnight at a hotel.
Day 2 - Dades Gorge to Merzouga
Breakfast at the hotel. Depart to the Todra Gorge: a massive fault,
rising to 300 m in a narrow valley thick studded with Palm groves and Berber
You will have lunch in the Gorge, travel further into the desert to the tiny village of Merzouga,
where you will camel trek into the beautiful Erg Chebbi Dunes. You will spend
the evening in a bivouac (camp), enjoy a Moroccan dinner, and sleep in
traditional Nomad camel hair tent.
Day 3- Merzouga To Agdz
If you wake up early enough, you can watch the spectacle of the
sunrise, when the colour of the dunes and the play of shadows make an awesome
The itinerary continues to the Dra’a Valley via the village of Tazzarine (featured in the film ‘Babel’), and on to N’Qob for lunch. In the afternoon the journey takes us to Tansikht, to
drive along the ancient caravan route and discover the real Dra’a Valley, with its huge palm trees and ancient
At the end of the afternoon, the Kasbah of Tamnougalte«Chez Yakob»offers dinner and a
Day 4 - Agdz To Marrakech
After breakfast there will be a visit to the Kasbah itself before
returning to Ouarzazate, via the mountain (1660m).
Once in Ouarzazate, we visit the Kasbah of Taourirt, originally the
residence of the Pasha of Marrakech and a symbol of the feudal period of the lords of Atlas.
After Lunch continue the journey to Marrakech via the Pass of Tizin’Tichka over the High Atlas Mountains stopping
along the way for Coffee or tea and to enjoy the beautiful, picturesque
Late afternoon arrival in Marrakech