Day 1 : Fes – Ifran – Azrou – Midlet – Arfoud – Merzouga
In the morning around 7am, you’ll start travelling southeast to Merzouga via Azrou and Errachidia. Your first stop will be at Ifran, referred to as “the Switzerland of Morocco”, and then to Merzouga via Midlet and the Ziz Valley. During this journey you’ll experience glimpses of the Middle Atlas and Higher Atlas mountains. Stopping at the famous cedar forest – the largest in Morocco – where you may well sight Barbarian apes. You’ll notice how the scenery changes to reveal hints of the desert as you approach the city Er Rachidia. After lunch , your journey continues along the luxuriant Ziz Valley, stopping for panoramic views along the way. We will drive through welcoming Berber villages to Rissani, the foundation of the Alaouite dynasty – the current ruling royal family in Morocco. Arriving in Merzouga at the end of the day, you’ll be welcomed with a glass of mint tea before you check in to your riad. after relaxing few minuts in Merzouga,we go to the camels who are waiting to take us on an adventure in the sand dunes. We will spend the night in an equipped camp with drums music in the middle of the Sahara, we go to a high dunes to see the sunset , we will spend the night in nomad tents.
Day 2 : Merzouga – Errachidia – Ziz Valley – Fes.
Early in the morning your camel guide will wake you up to watch what well may be the best sunrise of your life. Afterwards you will trek back to the village of Merzouga, enroute you couldn’t fail to appreciate the unique beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi sand dunes – changing with the light as the day progresses. After breakfast in your riad, you’ll leave for Fes via Errachidia and Ziz Valley ending in Fes.
What is included in the price :
» Comfortable vehicle, with an experienced driver/guide during the whole trip.
» Half-board accommodation throughout the whole trip.
» 2 meals each day Dinner & Breakfast, (Vegetarians are welcome).
» Night at Erg Chebbi desert dune in a nomad tented camp.
» Erg Chebbi Camel Trekking tour at sunset.
What is not included : Lunches, drinks.