South Morocco 9 Days Tour
Length: 9 days / 8 nights
Start and end at: Marrakech
Lodging: Hotel or riad in Marrakech, and bivouac in the desert
Transport: Air conditioned SUV
South Morocco 9 Days Tour Program
Day 1: MARRAKECH
Arrival in the Marrakech airport, transfer to the hotel. Dinner and night at the hotel.
Day 2: MARRAKECH – OUARZAZATE
Departure in the morning via SUV to Ouarzazate via the High Atlas and the Tizi -N-Tichka pass then continuation of the same path to arrive at the Kasbah of Telouet, the old home of Pâcha Glaoui. Visit of the town. You will then continue along a small path to arrive at the Valley of Oumila and arrive at the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou for lunch. Visit of the Kasbah. In the afternoons departure by SUV to Ouarzazate, dinner and night at the hotel.
Day 3: OUARZAZATE – TINGHIR
Departure in the morning for the the gorges of Dadès and Todra, while passing by the oasis of Skoura. You will continue to the palm forests and its Kasbahs.
Continuation on the road to arrive at El Kelaa M’Gouna and to follow the path that crosses the whole Valley of Roses before arriving at the gorges of Dadès. Lunch in the gorges. In the afternoon, departure on the road to arrive at the gorges of Todra. Dinner and night in the gorges.
Day 4: TINGHIR – ZAGORA
After breakfast, departure from Tinghir via the Tizi-N-Tassaert pass in the heart of the Saghro to have lunch at N’Kob. In the afternoon, continuation to Zagora via the Drâa valley, arrival in Zagora in the late afternoon. Dinner and night.
Day 5: 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 and a half of trekking to arrive at the bivouac of Erg Lihoudi, dinner and night in traditional tents.
Day 6: M’HAMID – ERG CHEGAGA
After breakfast in the desert, departure towards Erg Chegaga on camelback. In the afternoon, you will cross a marvelous desertscape before arriving at the dunes of Chegaga, the largest group of dunes in the Moroccan south that culminate at a height of 300 meters over a span of 40 kilometers. Enjoy the sunset, dinner and night under a tent or under the stars.
Day 7: ERG CHEGAGA – MARRAKECH
After breakfast in the desert, departure in SUV towards Foum Zguid via the old Paris-Dakar route and the dried lake of Iriqui. Lunch at Taznakht and continuation to Marrakech. Arrival around 18:30.
Day 8: MARRAKECH
Day to visit the city.
Day 9: MARRAKECH
Depending on when you leave, free time and then transfer to the airport.
– Transportation in private SUV with air-conditioning and driver/guide (including petrol)
– 1 night in a 3* hotel or riad
– 1 night in the camp in the desert (with tents, matresses, sheets and covers provided)
– Breakfast and dinner during the trip
– Camel trekking
– The promotional tax for tourism
– Our assistance