From Marrakech to Merzouga Sahara desert

Excursion from Agadir towards Merzouga Sahara desert

Excursion from Agadir towards Merzouga Sahara desert

Day 1

Agadir – Taroudant –Taliouin – Taznakht - Agdez

After breakfast you will start your trip at 8:00 am to the famous city of Taroudant known with its lovely medina which is similar to the red city of Marrakech,then you will pass by Argan trees before reaching Taliouine, visit a saffron cooperative in the area,after that we will continue to Taznakht which is famous of its berber carpets,lunch in the spot. In the afternoon we will drive to Agdez passing by the Anti atlas mountains rich of its metals

Overnight in the hotel.

 

 

 

Day 2

Agdez – Draa Valley – Tansikht – Nkob - Tazarine - Alnif - Rissani - Merzouga

After breakfast we will leave Agdez in the direction of Tazarine known for its Henna festival. We will pass through the Draa Valley which is home to one of the most beautiful and longest palm grove and river in Morocco. It is also said to known that the best dates come from this area. On the way we will go through desert flat land and some Berber villages before reaching Alnif best known for its dates and fossil stones (lunch on the site). In the afternoon we will drive toward Rissani the first imperial city of Morocco, as well as the capital of the ancient Sultan Alaoui. After a couple of kilometers we will reach the dunes of Erg Chebbi where we will take one hour ride on camels until we reach our camp in the middle of the dunes, there, we will admire the sunset and the silence of the desert.

Overnight in the nomad camp

Day 3

Merzouga Sahara Desert - Erfoud - Touroug - Tinjdad - Toudra Gorges – Tinghir – Dades Gorges - Rose valley - Kelaa Mgouna – Skoura - Ouarzazate.

After breakfast we will go to the road of thousand kasbah with a stop in Erfoud, the City of Fossils, we will take a tour at a local cooperative that exhibits to process to fossils into beautiful furniture, home decor, and personal items such as bracelets, key chains and necklaces. We will continue crossing various berber villages until we arrive to Toudra Gorges,its savage grandeur, Todra Gorge is known to be the Moroccan Grand Canyon with its naturally pink-grey gigantic rock walls that change colors depending on the time of the day. We will return again with the same road to Boumalne and drive alongside the Dades valley. Then in Kelaat Mgouna where we will visit the house of roses whose petals are used for perfumes, lotions and oils. Skoura our next stop where we will visit the kasbah of Amredhyle. Our last destination of the day will be Ouarzazate.

Overnight in the hotel.

 

 

 

 

Day 4

Ouarzazate – Ait ben Haddou – Taznakht – Taliouine – Taroudante – Agadir

After breakfast in the hotel or the riad in Ouarzazate, visit of the Kasbah of Taourirt and cinema studio then we will drive to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Benhaddou where inhabitants still live within these walls and well as in surrounding berbere villages. In this Ksar they filmed a lot of Movies like Gladiator, Game of Thrones, and Prince of Arabia. After the visit we will head to Agadir in the Atlantic cost of Morocco via Taznakht and Taliouine.arrival to Agadir and end of our services.

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