3 days tour: Ouarzazate & the Southern Morocco
Duration: 3 Days
Start your Ouarzazate sahara tour from the hotel around 8H00 am. We drive along the way of thousand Kasbahs crossing Skoura, the valley of roses, Boumalne de Dades. We continue to Tinghir where we visit the Todgha gorges, stunning cliffs that stand on 300 meters altitudes. The Todgha Wadi (river) flows between the faults of rocky cliffs to irrigate the palm groves of the ksours nearby. We drive via Tinjdad, Erfoud and Rissani. We arrive in Merzouga where you will be guided by a camel man to lead the heart of the dunes on camels. You enjoy local Berber music with the guys running the Bivouac. Enjoy the mystery life on the desert Sahara with a beautiful moon over Morocco and thousand stars that embellish the sky.
After breakfast you ride back your camels to the hotel where you shower and have breakfast. We change the camels with our car. We do the tour of Erg Chebbi dunes, and along the way, we visit nomads. In Khamlia or the village of black people we enjoy the Sudani music which is crafted in Africa. We visit the local market of Rissani, the fossils preparation factory, Ksar el Fida… In Rissani, we enjoy a typical lunch and then we drive back to Merzouga. After and active journey, you relax in a comfortable hotel in Merzouga with a swimming pool. Dinner and breakfast included.
After breakfast, we drive to Ouarzazate across Rissani, Alnif, Nekoub with palm groves. This is the Southern way which links Merzouga to Ouarzazate. This includes contrasts between colours of the scenery. We join the Draa Valley, famous for its palm tree lush groves. We continue via Agdez to arrive in the early evening in Ouarzazate. End of “excursion from Ouarzazate to Merzouga”.