We meet you in the airport of Fez and we transfer you to riad/hotel where we will put our luggage and spend over night .
After having breakfast in Riad/hotel, the morning will dedicated to visit the Medina of Fez, the most ancient of Imperial Cities anywhere in the Muslim world. It is the city that has been the spiritual and political capital of Morocco for over 1000 years since its inception by Moulay Idriss. The local guide will take you around the secrets of Fez to show you the most important historical monuments. We will make sure that you visit such places: Bab Boujloud, Dar Batha/ Museum of Moroccan Arts and Crafts, Medersa, The Kairaouine Mosque…After the sightseeing of Fez, we will take our direction south to see the beautiful city of Ifrane and we pass through the Middle Atlas Mountains to Azrou. Here we will stop at the cedar forest to see monkies as well as to have some pictures. Subsequently, we drive ahead to the city of apple “Midelt” where we will spend over night in a riad/hotel .
We have our breakfast in Hotel, and then we say goodbye heading to Merzouga via the pass of Tizi ntlghmt. During our way Midelt- Merzouga will pass across numerous villages scattering along the way. We will pass through Errachidia and we continue our journey through the Ziz valley passing through Erfoud, Rissani and finally getting to Merzouga.
After a glass of “Berber whiskey” mint tea, we say a temporary goodbye to the Hotel and getting prepared to take camels to immerse in nomadic lifestyle in the desert. Camel trekking takes about 1hr 30 min from the hotel to the Oasis where we will spend over night, sleep in tents. After dinner we gather around fire enjoying the desert night atmosphere and entertain ourselves with Berber instruments playing desert style music. For calm and nature lovers they can go for a walk on dunes .
Wake up early dawn to see the beauty of sunrise in the desert. Subsequently, you take camels back to the hotel. After having breakfast and shower, you have free day around, you will have a unique opportunity to visit Gnaoua village “ black people” originated and derived from Mali, Niger, Burkinafasso. They will entertain you with their authentic instruments. After spending a worthwile moment with Gnaoua, we drive to Rissani city to see the largest market of the region. People from all surrounding areas accede to this city to buy their life requirements. Lunch in this city “Rissani”. Afterwards, we go back to Merzouga to sunset’s camel trek .
We will get up early morning to join and enjoy an impressive sunrise over the dunes of Erg Chebbi. After doing so, we will escape from Merzouga heading to Dades valley. Within our way we will see a lot of small villages alongside te way. Once we arrive Todra Gorges we will take a short walk discovering the sceneries of Todra strems and rocks, and then we proceed our journey to finnaly join Dades Valley where we spend our night in riad .
After having breakfast in the hotel, we will drive through Dades Valley heading to Kelaat M’gouna and Ouarzazate. Within our route towards Kelaat M’gouna we will see a lot of Kasbahs which were historically used as the houses of valuable, famous families in the ancient times. After the rose’s valley, we pass through Skoura village, continuing to Ouarzazat “the Hollywood of Africa” where we will visit Cinema Studio.
Moreover, we keep going till reaching the famous Ait Benhaddou Kasbah which is the largest Kasbah in Morocco. We take lunch there. After visiting this UNESCO matrimonial historical monument, we continue our trip via the charming pass of Tizi N Tichka (2260 m) over the High Atlas Mountains. During the pass we will enjoy panoramic views of the landscape seeing farmers working in their farms and we will also see them herding their animals. Additionally, we will have chance to visit argan, olive oil cooperatives. Then continue our journey to Marrakech .
Please notice that the trips above are only our suggestions. Backtomorocco can take you wherever you want. Choose your destination, tell us what you want to see, what would you like to do, what are things you would like to experience, Backtomorocco will be at your disposal to make it happen in real life, we will work hard to fulfil your dreams.