Arrival at Marrakech airport, assistance and transfer to the hotel, accommodation.
Day 2. MARRAKECH
Breakfast and panoramic visit of Marrakech, the red city and the pearl of the south of Morocco. Walk through the Majorelle Gardens (botanical garden of the French painter Jacques Majorelle), sheltering vegetal species of the five continents highlighting its collection of cactus and Bougainvillea. garden gives shelter to more than 15 species of birds, which can only be found in the North African area.Afterwards we will visit the Koutoubia mosque, the oldest in Marrakech and the twin sister of the Giralda in Seville. We will go to the Bahia palace located in the Jewish quarter, after lunch break (not included).In the afternoon we will enter the Medina and visit La Madrasa Ben Youssef and the souk. Very rich in colors of its crafts and spicy smells until you reach the famous Jamaa el Fna square, a world heritage site with its snake charmers, accountants, stories, henna tattoos, musicians … Return to the hotel, accommodation.
Day 3.MARRAKECH –AIT BEN HADDOU
After breakfast, the 4×4 cars await us to leave to the high mountains of the High Atlas by the Tizin’Tichka pass (literally the « pasture pass » in « Tamazight » Berber language of the south of Morocco) and it is a step to 2,260 meters of altitude in the highway between Marrakech and Ouarzazate and that It allows to unite the semi-arid regions of the southeast of the Atlas from the most fertile plains of the Atlantic coast.Step that offers extraordinary landscapes on this trip we find the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou located in the valley of Ounila, south of Telouety part of the municipality of Ait Zineb, in the province of Ouarzazate.It was once the palace of the Caid Glaoui, a valley that was a traditional crossing point for the caravans that connect Marrakech with the south of the Sahara.Aït-ben-Haddou is a building inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. This is a striking example of the traditional architecture of southern Morocco, on the side of a hill at the top of which was a collective attic. a complex of clay and stone surrounded by walls with several doors and beautifully decorated buildings. Accommodation in the place.
Day 4. AIT BEN HADDOU -ERG CHEGAGA DESERTDeparture in 4 × 4 from Ait ben Haddou in the morning at 8am to Zagora, through the Draa Valley. Landscape of palm trees in which are hidden family gardens and charming small towns that cross taking a few kilometers of track. After ZAGORA. Visit workshops and ceramic ovens TAMGROUTE, possibility also to visit the Koranic library, for lovers of ancient manuscripts. We continue toM’hamid through landscapes and deserts. The arrival in M’hamid. Departure in the afternoon towards the great dunes of Chigaga to enjoy a beautiful sunset climbing the highest dune. Dinner, night around the fire and night in the bivouac of Chigaga.
Day 5. ERG CHEGAGA DESERT –SKOURA
Breakfast at the hotel. We walk through Lake Iriki, a large area of clean, flat sand that is part of theof the national park of Irikiuno of the national parks of Morocco and covers an area of 123 000 hectares. It is a park of the Sahara created in 1994 for the species of the desert. We continue in a Hamada landscape FOUM’Z-GUID. Then, we walk to TAZNAKHT to arrive in the afternoon in Ouarzazate. We continue a little to Skoura (40 km from Ouarzazate), Lodging.
Day 6. SKOURA MARRAKECH
After a good breakfast, we walk to the palm grove, then we leave to visit the kasbah of Taourirt, in the afternoon, departure to Marrakech via TiziN’Tichka, get to Marrakech, Lodging.