Day 1 Marrakech, Ait-Benhaddou, Ouarzazate, Skoura, valley of roses:
Departure to Ait-Benhaddou; our route takes us through the magnificent mineral landscapes of the High Atlas on the Tizi-n-Tichka pass (2260m). Visit the ksar and the ancient village of Ait Benhaddou, superb example of traditional pre-Saharan habitat. Then, we will continue to Ouarzazate where we take our lunch break. We head towards Skoura and its palm grove and continue to the valley of roses and lush gardens where grow figs, walnut trees, peach trees, almonds, date palms … Possibility of strolling in the gardens … Dinner and overnight in Bou Tharar, village with traditional Berber architecture.
Day 2 Rose Valley, Dades Valley, Todra Valley:
Wake up to the M’Gouna wadi and have breakfast. Then, we will depart to the Dades valley, “the happy valley” … Walking tour over the gorges and gardens. You will take lunch and then depart to Todra valley and its beautiful palm grove. Dinner and night in the gorges.
Day 3 Todra, Tinejdad, Erfoud, Merzouga:
Breakfast and walk in the palm grove and gorges. Then, we will depart to Tinejdad. Visit the old ksar and the museum of the oasis followed by lunch. Our route continues along the khetaras (underground irrigation system) to the Ziz Valley. We head towards the pink dunes of erg Chebbi. Dinner and overnight in the village of Merzouga.
Day 4 Merzouga- Erg Chebbi- tour and henna tattoo session for all those who wish…
We will take breakfast facing the dunes. Then, depart for erg 4×4 tour (about 3 hours) including a visit to the fossilized marble mines, barite and amonite. Retour to the village for lunch. Henna tattoo session (optional). Departure on camel for a night in the bivouac. Sunscreen on the dunes accompanied by a small mint tea … Dinner by candlelight and night under the tent or under the stars…
Day 5 Merzouga, Ouzina, Oum-Jrane, Tazzarine, N’Kob:
Back to the village and then have breakfast. We take the road to the great south (near the Algerian border) west direction through the village of taouz (end of the road). Touring in the 4×4 off road with breaks to enjoy the calm of the desert … We go through the village of Oum-Jrane and we find the road to Tazzarine to arrive at N’Kob .Dinner and overnight at the Kasbah.
Day 6 N’Kob, Zagora, Tamgroute:
Breakfast and walk in the gardens of the palm grove. Then, we will depart to Zagora by the stunning Draa Valley with its ksour and its Berber villages. Stay at the hotel for lunch and relax in the pool … late afternoon departure for Tamgroute. Visit the pottery center (green ceramics). Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 7 Zagora, Agdz, Ouarzazate, Oasis of Fint:
We will take breakfast along with the sound of birdsinging from the palm grove .Then; we will depart off road along Draa to admire the views of the valley. We arrive at Agdz then Tamnougalt where we visit the old village and its ksar (inhabited until 1960) .Depart for Ouarzazate by the Tizi-n-Tiniffift, which dominates the Jbel Sagho and offers a splendid view of the High Atlas and the Draa. Arrival at Ouarzazate, the gate of the great south. Then, we take the direction of Fint oasis where we relax and sleep.
Day 8 Fint, Marrakech:
We will take breakfast along the palm grove and the beautiful landscapes. Plus walk in the oasis. Visit the ancient village of Ouarzazate, Kasbah Taourirt and movie studios. Departure to Marrakech with a short lunch break.