Starting at Fez, you will take the direction of Ifrane, a beautiful city also called
Moroccan Switzerland. You will be able to see the Stone Lion which was carved by a
German soldier during WW2 in honor of the last Atlas Lion.
After the visit of Cedar forest, the largest forest in Morocco where monkeys live in the wild,
you will continue your trip towards Azrou, then drive up the Middle Atlas mountains, to the
city of Midelt (capital of apples) in Ziz Valley. A traditional local lunch, the visit of the
gorges, and it will be time to continue to Errachidia, Erfoud and end the day at
Merzouga, a peaceful village of former nomads.
A short camel ride, the sunset from the dunes, a traditional tajine, sharing the local life
around a fire camp, a beautiful night sky and you will be ready for a good night sleep in a
Your guide will wake you up early to admire the beautiful sunrise over the dunes of
the Sahara. Back to Merzouga for a wash and breakfast, the trip will then continue to
Rissani (former economic capital of Morocco), where you will enjoy a walk around the
lively market full of nomads.
After the next stop at Erfoud for the visit of the marble factory and some shopping, the trip
continues through Tinjdad and Tinghir, and finally you will arrive at Todra Gorges, a
paradise for climbers. From the gorges you will enjoy the beautiful view over the Berber
villages all around. Dades Valley will end this day trip.
Waking up in Dades valley is worth it for its fabulous views and the numerous
kasbah around .
Driving in Roses valley, you will admire the huge palm trees in Skora, continue to
Ouarzazate, also called the Hollywood of Morocco ; indeed, many films were shot here
"Lawrence of Arabia", "Gladiator", "the Mummy" or "Game of Thrones". You will visit the
movie studios and the local kasbah in Ait Ben Haddou, a UNESCO world heritage.
After some free time for lunch, you will head towards Marrakesh, admire the Great Atlas
mountains as you drive up Tizi n’ Tichka pass (2260m high).
Arrival in the evening at Marrakesh, where we can drop you off at your hotel or the airport.
Your trip finishes here !