Imperial Cities & Sahara Desert Tour
Pick up you in your Hotel or at the Airport and drive to Rabat passing through Casablanca, in Casablanca you will see the Hassan II Mosque and a panoramic tour of Casablanca and its diverse neighborhoods. After lunch we will continue to Rabat, the capital of Morocco. Do a city tour that includes a drive around the walls of the Royal Palace and a visit to the Mausoleums of Mohammad V and Hassan II, two rulers who worked hand-in-hand with the Jewish community. Take a guided walk through the Old Walled City and the marvelous Kasbah des Oudayas.
After breakfast in your Riad we will drive to Chefchaouen via the Rif Mountain. We will arrive Chefchaouen in the afternoon; you will have time to visit this beautiful town, overnight in your riad.
Free morning in Chefchouen, later on we will drive to visit the roman ruins and learn about its Archeological sites, after that we will continue our way to Fes city. Overnight in a Riad.
Visit the oldest imperial capitals Fez with a local guide: the ancient city “Fes El Bali” and its souks, the Karaouine mosque, the Medersa Attarine. You can also admire the fountain in the square Nejjarine. Visit the new city “Fes El Jadid”, visit the Royal Palace (outside) and the potters’ quarter. And stay the night at your Riad.
At 8:00 a.m we start our 3 days desert tour from Fez to Marrakech via Sahara. We leave for Midelt through the Atlas Mountains and the cedar forests of the middle Atlas. We pass by Ifrane, a charming ski resort and Azrou, an important handicraft centre specialised in the work of cedar wood. We arrive in Midelt for lunch. At the afternoon we will drive to Erfoud and into the desert. You will have a camel trek into the beautiful Erg Chebbi sahara desert Dunes, where you will spend the evening in the desert camp. There you will enjoy a Berber dinner, and sleep in traditional Nomad camel hair tent or under the stars.
Wake up for Sunrise lovely pictures, and Breakfast in open air. We return by camels to the hotel for Shower. Then, we depart to Erfoud which is known by fossils’ preparation. Drive through palm trees groves. We stop for lunch, and then we take a short walk in Todra Gorges. We head to Skoura for the night passing Dades Valley and Kelaat Mgouna known as Roses valley .
After breakfast, we will we continue our journey to Marrakech. We will follow the road of a thousand Kasbahs. We visit of Ouarzazate and stop for lunch in Ait Benhadou village. We will have time to explore the famous protected UNESCO site which is the nest of many films like the Gladiator, lawrance of Arabia and much more. We will drive via Tichka pass to arrive to Marrakech.