7 days tour from Marrakech to Atlas mountains and Sahara desert


7 days tour from Marrakech to Atlas mountains and Sahara desert:

Marrakech – Waterfall Ouzoud – Imilchil – Erg Chabbi dunes – Todgha Gorges – Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – Atlas mountain – Marrakech.

Day 1: Marrakech – Cascades Ouzoud – Imilchil

Departure from Marrakech via the Ouzoud cascades near Azilal. After lunch, we will take a visit to the great lake of Bin el Ouidane. Then we will make a stop at Afourer, a small village high in the mountains of the Middle Atlas . The night will be spent in a hotel in Imilchil . The Berber village that is suspended in the highest of the mountains and also known for its annual marriage festival (Visit the Tislit Lake and Isli).

Day 2: Imilchil – Rich – Errachidia – Merzouga

 After breakfast, we will leave the village of Imilchil, we will pass through Rich, the Gorges of Ziz Valley and Errachidia to visit the Meski blue source. The tour continues through the palms of the Ziz valley (we can make stops along the valley to take pictures of the panoramic view.  At the town of Erfoud, we will stop to visit some fossil museums.  This is the starting point of any tour intending to arrive at the dunes of Erg Chebbi in Merzouga desert. We will arrive before sunset for a ride on the camel that will take you to the dunes to watch the sunset.

Day 3: Merzouga village -visit Khamlia and former imperial city in Morocco of Rissani

This part of the trip gives you the chance to enjoy the beautiful sunrise and sunset over the beauty of big dunes in Erg Chebbi. After breakfast, we will go to the village of Khamlia, which is of black sub-Saharan origin, to watch the Gnawa music and dance. Afterwards, a visit to the lake which has seasonal flocks of flamingos in the black desert called Hamada.  Having lunch will be in Rissani, oldest imperial city and economic centre for the region (visit the spice shops, products and handicrafts). aftar that, back to Merzouga to spend the night at the camp which will be in the dunes after a camel trekking.

Day 4: Merzouga – Rissani – Erfoud – Todra Gorges

Passing through the magnificent ZIZ palm valley, Rissani, Erfoud and Jorf, the tour will continue through several kasbahs and oasis until we arrive at the Todra Gorges near Tinghir. We will make a trip to the magnificent gorge. The night will be spent at the hotel.

Day 5: Todra Gorges – Dades Gorges – Rose Valley – Ouarzazate.

From our hotel in Tinghir we will depart to Ouarzazate via Boumalene Dades (visit kasbahs and the Dades Gorge), then continue on the route of a thousand kasbahs and the Valley of Roses to the city of Kelaat Megouna, known by the annual feast of roses (you can see the products roses), We will make a stopover in the palm grove of Skoura and visit the kasbah Amridile. Finally arrive Ouarzazate (visit film studios). Dinner and overnight will be in a Riad or hotel. 

Day 6: Ouarzazate – Kasbah Aït Benhaddou – Marrakech

This road is fabulous because, you will visit the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou (UNESCO) and Telouet (kasbah the Glaoui). Then enjoy a panoramic view overlooking the Tichka and the high Atlas Mountains. The end of the day in the red city Marrakech. The night will be in a Riad (enjoy the atmosphere of the famous El Fna square).

Day 7: Marrakech city tour

The seventh day dedicated to the explore the red city ( Marrakech ). Majorelle garden tour, the medina, Koutoubia, Saadian tombs. Afternoon free to visit the famous El Fna square with its souks and atmosphere of a thousand colours.