08 days tour Marrakech Sahara desert and Fes

 Tour Marrakech Sahara desert and Fes – 08 days

Day 01: Arrival Marrakech

Welcome and reception at the airport of Marrakech then transfer you will be assisted during the check in, dinner and overnight at the hotel/riad.

Day 02 : Marrakech – Telouet – Ouarzazate

After breakfast, early daparture to Telouet via the mountain of hight Atlas passing through the TiziNtichka pass reaching 2,260 m, visite of the Kasbah of Pacha Glaoui in Telouet (lunch in the place). Afternoon tracks to Ait Ben Haddou via the Ounila valley with its berber villages.

Continuation to Ouarzazate. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 03: Ouarzazate – Tinghir – Merzouga (Nomad camp)

Departure from Ouarzazate in the morning to Tinghir (169 Km) via Skoura, Valley of Roses, Valley of the Dades. Lunch to Toudra Gorge. Continuation in the afternoon to Merzouga dunes to enjoy a beautiful sunset at the top of Erg Chebi. Dinner and overnight in a nomad camp under the berber tents.

Day 04 : Merzouga – Erfoud – Errachidia – Midelt – Azrou – Ifrane – Fes

Early morning departure to enjoy Sun rise on Sahara Desert , camel ride back to the hotel where the 4×4 are parked. Breakfast and departure to Errachidia via Erfoud and the Ziz valley.continaution to Midelt to have lunch in the place.after lunch you will drive to Fes via cedar woods at Azrou and the mountain of the middle Atlas.

Day 05: A visit to Fes

You will begin your day by touring the old city of Fez (Fes el-Bali) and its medina, the largest and most famous of the Arab world, entering from Bab boujloud which is a huge door and entrance into the old medina you will head towards Dar Batha, a Hispanic-Moorish building that houses a fine museum of folk art. You will then visit the Medersa mosque an old Quranic school in Fez medina where boys studied the Koran in classrooms where you will see its magnificent patio. The tour then continues through the tannery Chouara, you will discover the fascinating process of how the animals skins are treated and dyed, from the first clean-up to the hair colouring with the most beautiful natural colours. We will then go to the mosque of El Qaraouiyine, founded in the ninth century by a woman and thought to be one of the oldest universities in the world. The city tour ends passing through the square Seffarine, where coppersmiths and tinkers populate the square and adjacent streets. You will emerge from the medina through Bab Semmarine which is an exit from the medina that is located close to the site of the king’s palace.

Day 06: Fes – Meknes – Marrakech.

After breakfast road to Marrakech through the historic city of Meknes where you will have the time to visit and discover the most importante attraction of the old city specially Mausoleum of Mouley Ismail, Bab Mansour gate and the medina.After we countinue our trip to Marrakech.

Day 07: The visit tour Marrakech

You will start by visiting the Bahia palace, or the ”beautiful”, the nickname of the favoredabode of the rich vizier Ba Ahmed, built around 1880. From there to the palace Dar Si- Said also a splendid residence of the brother of the Vizier. Near these two buildings you can see the outside of the Mosque El-Mansour also known as the Mosque of the kasbah, easily recognizable thanks to its minaret with turquoise arabesques. You will continue with a visit to the Saadian tombs, the garden which belonged to the mosque of El-Mansour, who guards the tombs of the kings of this dynasty and family. If you are interested there is the possibility of going to a traditional Moroccan hammam in the afternoon and / or a massage with Argan oil.

You will return to the riad for dinner. After dinner you will take a walk to the big square Jamaa el-Fna where you will find its characteristic street vendors which ensure a continuous show.

You will meet fortune tellers, snake charmers, small groups of musicians, water carriers, and tattooists. You will spend the night at the riad.

Day 08: Marrakech – Marrakech Airport

After Breakfast you will transfer to the airport according to your flight schedule, we will assist you during boarding formalities and wish you a happy return to your country.

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