Departure from Marrakech to Ouarzazate in a 4 WDs crossing the col of Tizi-N-Tichka (2260 m altitude) and several touristic resorts. Lunch break in Telouet, a short visit to the famous Kasbah of Glaoui. Then, a visit to the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou (world heritage of humanity by UNESCO) in the way to Ouarzazate. Dinner at the hotel.
After breakfast, departure to the Anougmar mountain and its Flan characterized by a richness in primary and secondary fossils. Arrival to Tiguert village where some crystals of amethyst lay (variety of impressive color). Lunch in the village and take off to the palmeraie of Skoura.
Night stay at the Inn.
Cross the palmeraie of Skoura and its beautiful Kasbahs. Drive by the site of dinosaurs (Tazoudasaurus) which is located in the village of Tazouda.
The trip continues to the Valley of roses and Dades.
Night stay at a hotel in Tinghir
A morning walk in the Palmeraie. Continue the visit to Erfoud and stop by the factory of fossilized marble (Trilobite, Orthoceras, Goniatite…) all along the road to Merzouga.
Arrival to Erg Chebbi. Dine and spend the night in the middle of the dunes.
Departure for Taous and a visit to the prehistoric tumus (habitat) positioned in a fabulous desert space passing by on-site carvings. On to the village of Ouzina, then to Mharche. Spend the night stay at the Inn.
A morning visit to the rocks of the Trilobite through a track until a paved road is reached. Arrival to Tazarine and a visit of the mesmerizing site of the sculpture of Ait Ouazik. On to n’kob. Spend the night at a nearby hotel.
After the village of Nkob, we’ll reach the Draa Valley with its architectural, ethnic and social diversity. Pay a visit to the beautiful site of the Foum Chenna sculptures (Tifinagh writing is clearly marked), continue towards Agdz. Night at the Kasbah.
Departure from Agdz to the mine of Bouazzer (Cobalt) via the road of Foum Zguid where the geological formations and landscapes are impressive. A break is called every now and then before reaching Tata. A night stay in Tata.
Cross the road between Tata and Tafraoute to enjoy the fascinating desert and semi desert landscapes. Enjoy also the architectural fields of cereal of Souss. Arrival to Tafraoute and a visit to some famous painted rocks carvings.
On the road to Ait Baha, you will discover the Kasbah Tissergat (Chez Jamal), and then continue to Agadir driving alongside the coast and passing through Argan forests. Arrival to Essaouira. Spend the night at the hotel.
Day 12: Essaouira
Breakfast in Essaouira then set back off to Marrakech.
Guided tour of the historical monuments of the red city. Night at the hotel.
Early breakfast then transfer to Marrakech Airport (RAK).
Also included in the fees:
The tour in an air-conditioned 4 WDs with guide driver and fuel.
Accommodation in Hotels, Riads, home stay, Gites, or double rooms.
Mineral water in the vehicle during the tour.
Mountain guide from day 2 till day 13.
Fees do not cover:
Additions to single rooms.
The entries for the visits.
Tips and drinks (except mineral water and tea).
Travel insurance (Cancellation and repatriation).