Great Moroccan South 8 Days Tour
Type: accompanied SUV circuit
Length: 8 days/7 nights
Startand end at: Marrakech
Lodging: Hotel or Riad and Bivouac in thedesert
Transport: Air conditioned SUV
Half board during the trip
Day 1: MARRAKECH
When you arrive in Marrakech, our team will take you to your hotel.
Day 2: MARRAKECH – ZAGORA
Departure from Marrakech, early in the morning, by SUV. You will start the first leg of your journey through a road in the Atlas. Arrival at Ait Ben Haddou, visit of the Kasbah, and continuation to Agdz.Lunch at the heart of the Kasbah of Tamnougalt.Then, continuation via the Drâa valley, arrival at Zagora, dinner and night in a hotel or riad.
Day 3: ZAGORA – M’HAMID
After breakfast, departure in SUV towards M’Hamid. Stop at Tamegroute to visit the library, Kasbah and pottery studios. Then, continuation until M’Hamid and lunch.In the afternoon departure from M’Hamid via camelback with an hour of trekking to arrive at the bivouac of Erg Lihoudi, dinner and night in traditional tents.
Day 4: M’HAMID – ERG CHEGAGA
After breakfast in the desert, departure towards M’Hamid on camelback.Rest and lunch at M’Hamid.In the afternoon, departure from M’Hamid towards the huge dunes of Chegaga. You will cross a marvelous desertscape before arriving in the sacred oasis. After another 15 kilometers, you will arrive at the dunes of Chegaga, the largest group of dunes in the Moroccan south that arrive at a height of 300 meters over 40 kilometers. Observation of the sunset, dinner and night under a tent or under the stars.
Day 5: ERG CHEGAGA – OUARZAZATE
Possibility of watching the sunrise — departure in the morning via SUV from Chegaga towards FoumZguid by crossing 90km going deeper and deeper in the desert. We will profit from various landscapes (Iriquilake, mountains, fossil deposits), lunch at FoumZguid, the closest village to the desert. Arrival in the late afternoon in Ouarzazate, dinner and night at the hotel.
Day 6: OUARZAZATE – MARRAKECH
Departure in the morning to visit the Kasbah of Tifoultoute and film studios. Then, we will return to the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, admiring landscapes used for westerns along the way. Lunch on the road and return to Marrakech in the afternoon.
Day 7: MARRAKECH
Day for visiting the city
Day 8: MARRAKECH
Departure to the airport with transporation and assistance.
INCLUDED IN PRICE:
– Transfers airport/hotel/airport
– Transportation in air-conditioned 4×4 with driver/guide (gasoline included)
– 5 nights hotel 3* our riad
– 2 nights camping in the desert (tents, mattresses, sheets and blankets are provided)
– Hiking Camel
– Half board in the circuit
– Meals: 7 dinners, 7 breakfasts
– The tax to promote tourism, and local tax
– Our assistance
– Air transport