This is an amazing holiday for experiencing the incredible variety of traditional Berber culture on offer in Morocco. You will get amazed by what there is still to discover about the deeply traditional Moroccan Berber culture.
Day 1 : Marrakech
Upon your arrival to Menara airport in Marrakech, you will be transferred in a private Van to your hotel, where you will check in and relax. Dinner will be served at the hotel
Day 2 : Marrakech ( visit the city )
After breakfast at the hotel, you will meet your English speaking guide to discover the hidden sites of Marrakech as the Southern pearl of Morocco. The visit will include: the Bahia Palace, the Saadian Tombs, and many other hidden treasures. After lunch, you will continue the tour on to the magnificent Koutoubia Mosque, Majorelle Gardens and the famous Djemaa el-Fna, one of the center attractions of Marrakech. The tour will conclude with an exploration of the souks lined with fresh fruit, mounds of spices, intricately woven fabrics and many other art objects of Morocco. Dinner will be served in the hotel.
Day 3 : Marrakech - Imlil
Departure from Marrakech towards Imlil village bellow the Toubkal Mountain, the last step before the ascent of Toubkal, Imlil is known as the departure point of hikes and treks. After one hour and half drive, we reach the village where you will meet a Mountain guide who will take you for a hike and walk around the Berber villages and the beautiful Toubkal Mountains. Night and dinner will be in a local Berber house to explore the living style of the Berbers.
Day 4 : Imlil - Ouarzazate
After breakfast on the terrace with a view on the beautiful scenery, departure towards Ouarzazate crossing the attractive landscape of the Atlas mountains and the pass of Tizi N’tichka (2260m). We take a side road to the Telouat Kasbah which belonged to the Lords of the Atlas Pacha Glaoui and his family In theafternoon, after lunch, we continue to Ait Ben Haddou kasbah once used as a backdrop for many Hollywood blockbusters, via the Ounila Valley with its Berber villages, then onwards to Ouarzazate. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 5 : Ouarzazate - Merzouga
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive through Skoura palm groves and the Rose valley to achieve Dades Valley and Todra Gorge – a massive fault dividing the High Atlas Mountains, rising up 300 meters in a narrow valley with palm trees and Berber villages. After lunch you’ll head. At sunset, you’ll trek for an hour-and-a-half by camel to a Berber camp where you will enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner, and sleep under the stars or in tents at a desert camp.
Day 6 : Merzouga - Zagora
Early morning, you will admire the sunrise upon the dunes, then a typical breakfast is served and return back with camels to the hostel to meet your driver, shower and leave to Rissani, where you will visit the Mausoleum of Moulay Ali Cherif and the palm tree grove as a part of your exploration. Lunch break in Tazarine, then we continue to Agdez via the bridge of Tansikht and the amazing part of Draa valley. Dinner and night in a hotel in Zagora.
Day 7 : Zagora - Marrakech
Today, we drive through the Draa valley and Agdez to discover the hidden treasures of the Southern region and continue to Ouarzazate where you will have lunch. In the afternoon, we drive back to Marrakech via the high Atlas Mountains with interesting stops in the magnificent spots. We reach the red city late afternoon.
Day 8 : Marrakech - Back.
Departure to Marrakech airport depends on your flight timing.