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Tour of South East Morocco

Overview

camel-ride-merzouga
  • 6 days
  • Challenging
  • Available all year round
  • from £300 per person

Itinerary

Day 1 - Marrakech - Ouarzazate

After breakfast, we start with an early daparture to Telouet crossing the high Atlas pass throught the TiziNtichka 2,260 m, visit of the Kasbah of Pacha Glaoui in telouet .Afternoon tracks to Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah then Continue to Ouarzazate. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

camel-trek-erg-chebbi

Day 2 - Ouarzazate - Zagora

After the breakfast, departure for Agdez via the anti-Atlas at 1660 altitude, then continuation towards Zagora along the Draa valley with its procession of palm trees while passing by many typical Berber village arrived at Zagora. Lunch on the place. Afternoon departure for Tamgroute to visit old Koranic library, the kasbah underground and the Manifacture of pottery. Return To Zagora. Dinner and over night in hotel.

Kasbah-Ait-Benhadou

Day 3 - Zagora - Merzouga

Departure to Zagora passing again by the Draa valley to join a track which carries out towards the village of Taftechna and the village of Ait Ouaazique with its engravers repestres and by the road one to join Tazarine And Alnif and have lunch in the place. After lunch we continue towards the impressive dunes of Merzouga (Chebbi Erg) via Rissani. Then we will switch from our 4x4 to camels, where weíll be taken on a camel ride on the dunes to enjoy the sunset and overnight on a true nomad bivouac in the deep of the dunes. Dinner and over night in a bivouac.

Day 4 - Merzouga - Tinghir

Wake up early in the morning in order to admire the sunrise and return on camels to the bottom of the dunes. After breakfast, we will take the track which carries out towards the town of Erfoud. Then departure for crossing the palm plantation of Tourog, and the one of Tinjdad (lunch in the place), afternoon we continues towards the toudra Gorges and spend the night there. Dinner and over night in hotel.

Day 5 - Tinghir Skoura - Ouarzazate

After the breakfast, we will walk about one hour in the palm plantation of Tinghir, then departure for Boumalne to continue towards the Dades Gorges and have lunch in the place. In the afternoon return by the dades valley to the Kasbah of Ait Youl from here you will take a track which crosses the rose valley and which carries out towards the rose capital of Kelaa Mgouna, the drive to Skoura and visit of the Kasbah of Amredhyle after the visit we continue to Ouarzazate.

nomadic-camp

Day 6 - Ouarzazate - Marrakech

After the breakfast, departure to visit the town of Ouarzazate : the Kasbah of Taourirt and cinema studio ; then drive to Marrakesh by the Tizi N-Tichka pass.

What's Included?

Included

  • Private transport
  • Guide
  • full accommodation
  • Camels
  • Nomadic camp

What's Not Included

Accommodation

Frequently Asked Questions

What do I need to bring?

Luggage bag ( easy to be taken by porters or mules)

  • Small Back bag ( daily things)
  • Walking shoes ( for treks)
  • Sandals
  • Hat ( for treks)
  • Gloves ( for winter treks)
  • Sun glasses
  • Sun cream
  • Double socks
  • 2 Walking pants
  • Flees
  • Rain jacket
  • Rain pantv
  • First aid kit ( trekking)
  • Warm jacket
  • Ski shoes ( for ski touring)
  • Camel bag
  • Water purification ( tablets for treks)
  • Personal medication ( you may not find proper one in morocan pharmacy)
  • Head torch
  • Personal travel insurance

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