A guided trip in which you will not have to worry about anything else but enjoying this wonderful land of contrasts. We pick you up at the airport and take you to visit all these wonders of southern Morocco.
Come to sleep in the desert to finish well this year and start it even better under a blanket of stars to the sound of drums and the heat of the bonfire.
1. December 29th.
Pick up at the airport and transfer to Ecolodge – Bivouac La Palmeraie. Free afternoon to settle and enjoy the space, gardens and its people will make you start to integrate in this country of beautiful contrasts
Accommodation >> http://bit.ly/bivouac-palmeraie-ouarzazate
2. December 30th
After breakfast we will leave en route to visit Skoura a place full of greenery and life strategically located between the Atlas and the Desert, a place where irrigation canals cross the land planted with palm trees and olive trees, between kasbahs, fortresses and mud houses .
We will continue on route to the Dadès gorge, a deep gorge located in the High Atlas, in the same high valley of the Dadès river.
The next stop will be in the Todra Gorge and will not leave you indifferent to walk among its gigantic walls, almost 300 meters high.
We continue to the south of Morocco in search of the golden dunes of Merzouga, we will arrive in time to enjoy the sunset in the dunes and spend the night in the hostel palais des dunes merzouga
3. December 31 Day
In the morning we will go by 4×4 to the village of Khamlia to visit the Gnawa ethnic group who receive us with their particular music and ancestral songs.
During the morning we will visit nomad camps in the middle of the desert and in the afternoon we will go out in the caravan of camels towards the camp in the desert where you will enjoy the sunset in the dunes landscape, in total disconnection of the world.
After settling in the haimas, in the evening you will enjoy an exquisite typical desert dinner and celebrate the end of the year party among drums and under a sky that will surprise you dressed in stars like you have never imagined.
4. January 1 Day
In the morning after seeing the Amanecer and having breakfast we go back again riding the camel caravan back to the hotel at the foot of the dunes … excursion to the Rissani Souk a very authentic and genuine place in the area.
We will spend the afternoon strolling through a nearby town that the guides want to show us and we go back to sleep at the foot of the Dunes in the Albergue palais des dunes merzouga
5. Day 2 of January
We left en route to the city of Zagora with its palm grove, thousands and thousands of palm trees that reach the desert. On the way we will make a stop where you will enjoy the panoramic view from the Jebel Zagora viewpoint from which you can see the palm grove with the desert dunes in the background.
We will visit Tissergate, which is the main town in the south of the country in that area, with its Ksar Tissergate, of imposing walls, with a narrow path through geometry is spectacular, forming neighborhoods within the same kasbah. It is one of the best preserved in the area, whose origins are the S XVI is inhabited and wander through its streets takes you back to the past. Inside it houses the Museum of Arts and Traditions of Valle del Drâa.s
We can not leave aside the visit to the library of Tamegrout that has more than four thousand manuscripts, all of them original, some bound in gazelle skin, located in a new building on one floor, and next to a mosque.
We will sleep in luxury in the impressive Riad Lamane Zagora
6.Day 3 of January
We will depart en route to Tinzouline and the Kasbah of Tamnougalt back to Ouzarzate, we will pass through Agdz, its name means “place of rest”, and it is, a quiet place where the route of the old caravans passed and which linked the cities of Marrakech with Timbuktu
As we approach Ouarzazate, we will visit the kasbah of Tifoultout that stands proud surrounded by palm trees, with good views over the city.
We stayed in the old center of the city at the Hotel Palmeraie in Ouarzarzate
7. January 4th
During the morning we will visit the famous Kasbah ait ben haddou fortified city, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, the scene of famous movies, among them, Lawrence of Arabia, Gladiator, Game of Thrones and many others …
After lunch you will visit the old part of ouzazarte with its Kasbah de Taourirt, political center that allowed to control the region, it is the largest kasbah in Morocco and in the past it belonged to the Pasha de Marrakech. Opposite the Kasbah is the cinema museum, a craft center and a café whose terrace offers a beautiful view. Near a small medina where you can wander through its labyrinthine streets.
Again we stayed in the central Hotel Palmeraie de Ouarzarzate
8. Day 5
Breakfast and departure to the airport for the return
INFORMATION AND BOOKINGS:
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If you need a change of dates or route do not hesitate to contact us, we adapt to your availability.
We organize tours and trips to the desert from any city in Morocco.
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*** You have flights to Uarzazate with these dates from Madrid with Ryanair company
Included in the Tour:
- Comfortable transport (4 × 4 toyota land cruiser – micro bus)
- Driver-guide who speaks your language
- Hotels – Riad with half board
- Camel ride and night in camp
- Plane tickets
- Tickets to Historical Monuments