After picking you up at the airport we will head towards Ouarzazate via one the highest mountain passes of the Atlas, Tizi-n-Tischka (2260 meters). We will rest and drink Moroccan Tea also known as Bereber Whisky. We will observe some Bereber farmers using their ancient style of hanging plants beside the mountains. After resting, we will go on to the gorges with its calming landscape. It's a unique opportunity to observe the everyday life of the Berbers and nomads. We will spend the night in a five star hotel, located in the heart of the gorge.
After breakfast, we will walk a bit around the beautiful cliffs. Our next destination will be Merzouga and we will cross many different gorges, like Todra where you'll be able to taste crystal clear water from the river. We will arrive to the only genuine 'Erg' of the Sahara, it's an extension of land that gives form to the dunes, this one is 250 meters tall. At around 3 o'clock we will depart with the camels in order to get to sunset between the dunes. We will spend the night in a wild oasis located 2 hours of walk into the desert. Night under a Bereber tent, dinner and breakfast.
Early breakfast to get in time to stare at sunrise in the dunes. We will come back to the hostel by camel. After eating a little refresher, we will head out to Tafilalet palm grove via the city of Rissani. We will eat again in our way to Alnif, we will cross Tazarine's oasis, Nikob's oasis and Draa's valley. After that, we will depart direction Ouarzazate through the desert and crossing the small Berber village of Agdez and the mountains of Anti Atlas (1660 meters tall). We will supper and spend the night at the hotel.
After breakfast, we will head towards Fint's oasis. It's an oasis near a river trapped between two mountains. Four small villages, they seem like time has stopped for them, are around the oasis. The humble inhabitants live thanks to the resources provided by the oasis. We will eat in our way to Marrakech, where we will spend the night. We will get to Marrakech by 5 o' clock.
Mr Ali Karaoui
Ksar, Merzouga, Morocco - 52202