Treks : Moroccans treks
Tour : 4 Day Treks Moroccan
- Day 1: Marrakech – Ait Ben Haddou – Skoura –Kelaa M’gouna – Boutaghrar valley
Departure at 7h00 am from Marrakech. You will be driven across the Tizi N’Tichka Pass (2260 m), you will have opportunity to take photos and enjoy the scenery of the High Atlas Mountains along with Berber villages on the way. Our next stop is in the village of Ait Ben Haddou,stopping for a lunch break then exploring the exotic Kasbah of Aït Ben Haddou. From here we head to Ouarzazate where you may have a stop to view the Kasbah of Taourirt that was built by the Glaoui dynasty then passing through Skoura where you will see the palm groves along the way. Continuing on to Kelaa M’gouna(Valley of the Roses), and take the road towards Boutagher village. Dinner and overnight in a kasbah with a panoramic view.
- Day2: Boutaghrar Village - Almdoun - Amskar gorge - Dades gorge
Breakfast at your kasbah before crossing the old village of Boutaghrar , the photo s of this village are worth the stop. Direction Almdoun passing many kasbahs . Following the route to Amskar you will see many nomad watering their animals and fetching water from the river gorge. Return along the same route to Boutaghrar before changing roads towards the Dades Valley. A visit to the nomads that live in the grottos along the way with perhaps a stop for tea if invited. Continue along the valley to the Dades Gorge arriving just in time for the beautiful sunset. Supper at your hotel.
- Day 3: Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Erfoud – Rissani – Merzouga
After breakfast at the hotel, you will leave towards Tinghir then to Todra Gorges. You will have the chance to stop for a panoramic view of the river. Continuing on the road alongside the river to reach the gorges where you will have a break for lunch. Walk on foot through this stunning place while enjoying the views of high rock walls. From here we drive to Merzouga passing by Tinjdad and Erfoud, You may have a stop in Erfoud to visit one of the marble fossils quarries then continue to your hotel situated on the edge of the terra cotta dunes of Erg Chebbi. Meet with your camel guides for your trek to reach the desert camp in the middle of dunes where you will spend the night. If you are feeling athletic, a climb to the top of the dunes to observe the galaxy and the Milky Way is worth the effort. Enjoy your evening, dinner under the stars with music and dancing around a campfire before sleeping in a Nomad Berber tent.
- Day 4: Merzouga – Tazzarine – Agdez – Marrakech
Around 5h30 a.m, you will wake up to enjoy the sunrise over the dunes of Erg Chebbi, possibly the best moment of your desert experience. You will ride the camels back to the hotel for breakfast. Meet up with your driver and travel from the Merzouga dunes to Marrakech via Tazarine and the Draa valley, Agdez and Ouarzazate. You will have free time for lunch on the way before you will continue to Marrakech, where your tour from Marrakech to Merzouga ends. You will cross again the Tizi N’Tichka pass and the Berber villages between Ouarzazate and Marrakech.