12 Days Imperial Cities and Desert

Day 1: Casablanca

thumb-casablanca---une-visite-touristique-de-la-ville-2674Pickup Mohamed V airport and transfer to hotel. Depending on the arrival time can visit the Mosque of Hassan II, Dinner and overnight at hotel.

Day 2: Casablanca – Marrakech

We went down to the red city and day to get to Marrakech. Out to explore the famous city, visit the huge souk, and soak up the bustling Djemaa El Fna, the heart of ancient Morocco. Be captivated by the dancers, snake charmers, jugglers, storytellers, singers. Take orange juice in front of the multiple positions

Day 3: Marrakech – Telouat – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate

marrakech_cnt_14mar11_iStock_bDeparture after breakfast across the High Atlas Tizi Ntichka (2.260m altitude) then we turn onto a track Telouet visiting the Kasbah. Pass by Berber villages to reach the fortified village of Ait Ben Haddou where filmed several famous movies like Gladiator, Obelix, Sahara with Penelope Cruz … time for lunch in the village and continue to Ouarzazate. Dinner and overnight at hotel.

Day 4: Ouarzazate – Skoura – Dades Valley

Breakfast and went to visit the city of Ouarzazate, the door Considered high desert and place from Which to start the great expeditions, and where stands the Kasbah Taourirt, and the Main Palace of Glaoui, Pacha the Great South of Morocco. continue to the valley of roses through Skoura, boumalne ties up to the Dades gorges Overnight.

Day 5: Valley of Dades – Todra Gorges – Merzouga (Desert)

53986263Out on a road dotted Kasbahs all different. After several stops, we arrive at one of the strengths of tourism in the South: The Todra Gorges. The bed of the Todra River has Formed a gorge walls of enormous proportions and great beauty, it is a paradise for climbers and unique. We continue our way south. Lunch on the road and then into the desert to the impressive dunes of Merzouga, Free time to climb the dunes and take advantage of the sunset, after dinner we expect a Show with Berber drums. Accommodation at the lodge

Day 6: Merzouga – Erg Chebbi – Merzouga

46945108Breakfast. We rounded Erg Chebbi desert expanse of sand where the Great Dune of Morocco, over 250 meters, connecting by track part of the route followed by the former Paris-Dakar, background with mountains bordering Algeria. Save oasis Tissardmin and continue until a nomad settlement where we will know some secrets of Their life and customs. Later stop at a viewpoint where you can see the Erg Chebbi together. Save Khamlia, indigenous people of Mali, where relaxing with a cup of tea while we enjoy a short concert of Gnawa music. Return to the lodge, lunch and September off on a camel and a half hour That route will take us to the foot of the Great Dune, tucked behind the beautiful desert sunset. Overnight in a Haima in the heart of the desert under the spectacular canopy of stars.

Day 7: Merzouga – Rissani – Merzouga Dunes

41172584We woke up before dawn to watch the sunrise. Camel back to the hostel. Shower and breakfast. Early departure to Rissani where we discovered the desert region isolated desert oasis With its and black. Visit Rissani palmar with ancient kasbahs. At dusk, to get back to Merzouga desert calmly. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.

Day 8: Merzouga – Midelt – Fes

imagen1After breakfast, we said goodbye and we went out of the desert to the north by the valley of Ziz enjoy the coolness of the blue Meski source where you can rest. Save under Midelt to eat and then continue to Fez, through Ifrane (Morocco Switzerland) where we stayed in Fez Riad in the medina.

Day 9: Fes – Fes.

Free day to the royal city of Fez With its many “médersas” its tanneries and the famous Medina.

Day 10: Fes – Volubilis – Meknes

Departure to Meknes. Visit the Imperial City with its famous gate, Bab El Mansour, the mausoleum of Moulay Ismail and Agdal Basin. Chance to discover the ruins of the Roman city of Volubilis acerca located thirty kilometers from Meknes and the holy city of Moulay Idriss pilgrimage center of any Moroccan. Dinner and overnight in Meknes.

Day 11: Meknes – Rabat – Casablanca

Road to Casablanca stop in the Capital of Morocco (Rabat) and afternoon arrival to Casablanca where you can take to Make Their purchases.

Day 12: Casablanca

Breakfast, Free morning. When I transfer to airport and end of our services.