4 days Morocco Grand Tour FES - MIDELT - MERZOUGA - MARRAKECH
Day 3 : Merzouga desert to Ouarzazatte
Day 4 : Ouarzazatte to Marrakech
Wake up early to see the sunrise and return on camels to shower and breakfast at the hotel. Then start your journey to Ouarzazate . On the way; you will visit the Berber shops containing fossils, carpets, lamps, leather also cities and villages as Tinjdad, Todra Gorges, with a detour to visit Todra Gorge, the highest oasis valley gorge in Morocco, and Boumalene-du-Dades. Stop for lunch and continue your way to Ouarzazate. Arrive in the evening. Dinner and accommodation.
After breakfast, make a visit of Kasbah Taourirte, one of the beautiful kasbah in Ouarzazate.
Taourirt escaped ruin by moonlighting as a Hollywood backdrop (Sheltering Sky, Gladiator , Prince of Persia ) and attracting the attention of Unesco, which has carefully restored small sections of the Glaoui inner sanctum, following the Atlas Film Corporation Studios The first ‘Ouallywood’ studio displays sets and props from movies filmed here, including Jewel of the Nile , Kingdom of Heaven and Kundun. Continue your way cross the High Atlas Mountains via the highest road pass in Morocco Tizni Tichka at 2260m high offering impressive views of valleys, mountains and many Berber villages nearby. Arrival in evening to Marrakech.Drop off at your hotel.
We will pick up from your hotel and transfer through Ifrane to arrive to the cedar forests of Azrou where the wild monkeys are located. It will be good opportunity to take photos of wilderness in Morocco. Stop for lunch in a small Berber village of Zaida. continue the way through the Atlas Mountains enjoying the landscapes of Midelt. Here we will visit mineral site.Fossil museum visit. Guided tour of Midelt town and visit to central market place. Tour of several mineral shops or mines
Day 2 : Midelt to Merzouga desert
Today we drive from Midelt to Merzouga desert where we will have camel ride, dinner and overnight at desert camp.
We will also enjoy excursion to fossil museum in Risani. Fossil factories in Erfoud and fossil sites in Erfoud.