Marrakech, Ouarzazate, M'hamid, Erg Chegaga, Marrakech
New Year in the desert of Morocco: powerful music, dances, parties under the stars in the desert, and a dinner with tables set in the tradition of Moroccan cuisine: harira soup, couscous and mechoui; Dish prepared for special occasions. After the evening dance to the rhythm of nomadic music under the beautiful starry sky of the desert.
1st day: Marrakech - Ouarzazate (200 Km):
Half pension. Departure at 08:00 from your Riad in the direction of Ouarzazate, passing by the Berber villages along the Tizi-n-Tichka. Individual visit of the Kasbah of Telouet former house of Pacha Glaoui rich in marble and precious materials, and the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, backed by a pink sandstone hill, is today a world heritage of Unesco. Currently, in addition to the craft shops, 20 families of origin make their homes. Arrival in Ouarzazate, a city famous for the film industry and the Kasbah Teourirt, now one of the world heritage sites. Dinner and overnight at the Riad.
2nd DAY: Ouarzazate - Zagora - M'hamid (250 Km) NIGHT OF THE EVEIL
Half pension. Starting at 8.30 h for Agdz, along one of the most important rivers of Morocco: Le Draa. Lunch at Zagora famous caravan station at the foot of Djebel (mountain). Continuation to M'hamid with a visit to Tamgroute for its ancient Koranic library, and the production of green ceramics, unique throughout Morocco. Arrival at the village, the last oasis before the desert. Individual visit of the old Kasbah. Perhaps one of the only monuments and where inside everything flows like a long time; Its narrow streets, its agora, its houses are like a time! In the center of M'hamid we recommend a visit to the Coopérative "Oasis du Sud" promoted by Slow Food for the development of the date palm. To taste the flying (serum) is 100% natural and jam day. 8 km separate us from the Basic Camp: And the New Year !!! You will be served a delicious typical Moroccan dinner in the form of: harira soup, couscous and mechoui; Dish prepared for special occasions. Spend an evening dancing to the rhythm of nomadic music under the beautiful starry sky of the desert.
DAY III: M'hamid - Chegaga Desert - Marrakech (550 Km + 68 Desert)
Breakfast. Possibility of "dromadaire stroll" to watch the sunrise (6h00). Early departure in Marrakech, passing by the desert and legendary trail of Lake Iriki and Foum Zguid; Quest'iltima became famous thanks to the passage of the Rallye Paris - Dakar. Road to Tazenakht, a small village famous for its beautiful carpets made entirely by hand by women. Arrival in Marrakech at the earliest in the late afternoon. End of services. (Remember that the transfer is about 10 hours per car) Possibility of prolonging the stay in Marrakech in a Riad in the formula / BB We remind you that in the basic bivouac, toilets and heating are not present in the tents