5D/4N Fenix Tour
Day 1: Marrakech – Ouarzazate:
After Breakfast, we pick you up from your riad or hotel. We then leave Marrakech to Ouarzazatethrough the high Atlas Mountains where the road is traced upon 2000 m altitude. We go through Tizin’Tichka pass which links Marrakech to the southeast of Morocco.We willstop occasionally to take lovely pictures ofthe outstanding Berber villages and landscapes around. We reach Ait Benhaddou village where wehave lunch and visit The Kasbah which is declared as a UNESCO World Heritage site. In thisplace, severalinternational films have been shot. We continue our way through the Hollywood of Africa. We spend the night in the hotel.
Day 2: Ouarzazate – BoumalenDades:
We take breakfast then we drive to Boumalen Dades on the way of thousand kasbahs. We cross Skoura, a quiet little village marked with palm tree groves.Here, we visit the Amridil Kasbah which is originally built in the 17th century. It is one of Morocco’s most iconic living museums .You will be able to take a look at some tools that were used in the region in the past and also some that are still used today in southern Morocco. Later, we reach Kelaa Mgouna, the village of roses where people celebrate a three-day festival of roses at the end of April. We end up in Dades Gorge where we will spend the night and have dinner in a local hotel.
Day 3: BoumalenDades – Merzouga:
Immediately after breakfast, We take the Dades Valley road through Boumalen. We arrive to Todgha Gorge whichis recognized around the world as one of the most spectacular canyons. That makes of it a popular tourist destination.It has been outfitted with hiking paths and a well-maintained dirt road. We,then, keep moving to Erfoud. We have lunch and go across Rissani to arriveto Merzouga.Atown in the Sahara Desert on the edge of Erg Chebbi, a 50km long and 5km wide set of great sand dunes that reach up to 350m high.At this place, we will use camels as our means of transportation to take us to spend the night in the heart of the dunes in a luxurious desert camp. We take dinner in the camp while enjoy the rhythms of Berber music under the brilliant stars.
Day 4: Merzouga:
After a good night of sleep, we wake up just before sunrise. This is because this beautiful moment shouldn’t be missed. Few minutes later, we ride our camels back to the hotel where we take anenergizing shower and breakfast. We go withinthe Sahara desert amazing landscapes.You will enjoy the clear air of the Sahara and you will find great relaxing moments of peace of mind. In this short excursion, we will visit a small village of people who are originated from the sub-Saharan countries.You willadore their marvellous music.Later on, we will visit of the mausoleum Of Moulay Ali Cherif and the local market in Rissani.We go back to Merzouga to spend the night.
Day 5: Merzouga – Midelt- Fez:
It is morning and you will wake up for a lovely sunrise. After breakfast . We drive by way of Rissani, Erfoud and the Ziz Valley .We will stop from time to timeto take pictures of the fabulous landscapes. We reach Midelt, a town in central Morocco in the high plains between the Middle Atlas and High Atlas mountain ranges.We eat lunch there. We drive north through the Cedar forest of Azrou, a town 89 kilometres south of Fez in Ifrane Province .Here, we will see the Barbary monkeys. Next, we drive through Ifrane and Imouzzer Kandar to arrive to Fez in the evening. We transfer you to your riad.