Marrakech, Ouarzazate, Tinerhir, Zagora, M'hamid, Chegaga Desert, Marrakech:
Highlights of the trip: New Year in the desert of Morocco with dinner and dance
- Tour of Marrakech to Ouarzazate in the desert
- One night in a tent camp in the desert of Morocco
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 to the 'Telouet' kasbah, a former house of the Pacha Glaoui rich in marble and precious materials, and the Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, backed by a pink sandstone hill, is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Currently, in addition to crafts and shops, there are 20 local families residing there. 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 - Skoura - The Route Of The 1000 Kasbah - Gorges Du Dadès (168 Km):
Half pension. Departure at 8:00 to the great palm grove of Skoura. The largest oasis. It was a long succession of Kasbahs, which earned him the nickname of "Valley of 1000 Kasbahs." Later, in the valley, the magnificent Gorges of Dadès and Todra are dotted with palm trees, deeply hollowed in the foothills of the Haut Atlas, stage in the villages of Kelaâ M'gouna and Boumalne Dades, famous for the cultivation of roses, Dinner and night in a traditional house - Kasbah.
DAY III: Boumalne - N'Kob - Zagora - M'hamid (370 Km) NIGHT OF THE EVEILLON:
Half pension. Departure at 8:00 in the direction of the villages of Tazzarine and N'Kob. The paved road that runs south along the Draa River, full of date palms and Kasbah in each village. Free lunch in Zagora old village of caravanners. In the afternoon continue for 96 km towards the last oasis before the Sahara: the village of M'hamid. On the way, free visit of the Koranic library and the ceramic shops painted henna of Tamgroute. 8 km from the desert of M'hamid separates us from the basic bivouac where we will celebrate the new year. A dinner with tables set in the tradition of Moroccan cuisine: the soup 'harira', couscous and mechoui; Dish prepared for special occasions. After a dancing evening with the rhythm of nomadic music under the beautiful celestial vault of the desert.
IV DAY: The Program Can Have Two Places at Choice:
1 M'hamid - Chegaga Desert (68 km); 2nd M'hamid - Ouarzazate (250 km)
1 - full board. Possibility of "dromedary stroll" on the dunes of the desert of the Sahara. Departure in 4x4 for the day of excursion along the great sand dunes of Erg Chegaga: The heart of the Moroccan Sahara. Lunch / picnic in the shade of the tamarisks. One night in the desert, dinner and night in the basic bivouac built at the foot of the big dunes.
2 - Half board. Possibility of "dromadary stroll" on the dunes of the Sahara desert. Across the track of the dry lake of Iriki and Foum Zguid. Arrival in Ouarzazate, dinner and overnight in the area in a typical structure.
V DAY: 1st Chegaga Desert - Marrakech (550 Km); 2nd Ouarzazate - Marrakech (200 Km):
1 - Breakfast. Arrival in Marrakech at the earliest in the late afternoon. End of services. (Please note that the transfer is approximately 10 hours per car).
2 - Breakfast. Visit the Kasbah of 'Telouet', the former home of the Pacha Glaoui, inhabited since the 1930s and located in the city center. Departure to Marrakech via the Tizi - n - Tichka pass. Arrival in Marrakech at the earliest in the late afternoon. End of services. (Remember that the transfer is about 10 hours by car)
Possibility »of extended stay in Marrakech Riad in the formula / BB We remind you that in the Desert Camp basic toilet and heating are not present in the tents.