DAY 1 – Marrakech – Ouarzazate – Skoura
Start from your hotel around 9 :00 am, we take the road of Ouarzazate facing the Atlas Mountains.
We will go through Tichka Mountain pass (2 260 m) around 11 :30 am.
Short stop for a mint or absinthe Moroccan tea in a typical road café.
Lunch in Ouarzazate before enjoying a full afternoon of visits with the Movie Museum, Tiffeltout and Taourirt Kasbah (built in XVII century by the powerful Glaoui tribe), or the famous cinema studios.
We will leave Ouarzazate to reach the huge palm grove of Skoura before sunset (about 40 mn drive). Dinner and night at a charming guesthouse in the palm grove.
DAY 2 – Skoura – Roses Valley – Boulemane Dades –Todra Gorges – Erfoud – Rissani – Merzouga (camp)
Nice homemade breakfast before leaving at 9 :00 am.
Skoura palm grove (25 km2) is a fertile oasis lined with immense palm groves houses tiny villages made of clay and bound by small paths on the side of cultures shadowed by palm and fruit trees.
Pise kasbahs melt into the landscape along the way to the Roses Valley. This narrow luxurious valley with steeps sides, ocher colored offers a majestic view and is among Morocco major touristic sites.
Stop for lunch in the Todra Gorges.
Arrive in Merzouga at the end of the day, the ‘desert door’. Here, you swap your car for a camel and start your camel trek through the red dunes of Erg Chebbi. An opportunity to enjoy serenity and peace of desert before arriving to your camp.
Champagne in the dunes for the sunset.
DAY 3 – Fes by helicopter
After breakfast, we will leave in 4×4 for a full morning discovery of desert, with lunch in a beautiful lush green oasis.
Back to camp after lunch , transfer to Errachidia (2h30) where your helicopter is waiting for you.
Helicopter ride to get back to Fes in less than 1 hour.
Price : 7 900 € / pers
Based on 2 participants (minimum)
- 4WD car with driver (including gas & insurance) and icebox (3 days)
- 2 Lunches
- 1 night in a suite in Skoura
- 1 night in a luxury desert camp in Merzouga
- Camel trek to reach the camp
- Bottle of champagne at sunset
- 1/2 day excursion with picnic in an oasis
- All taxes
Not included :
- personal fees and tips