Southern Morocco Trip - 8 Days

8 days southern Morocco tour

Tour Highlights:

DAY 1: Arrival in Marrakech
DAY 2: Marrakech escorted sightseeing tour
DAY 3: Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate – Skoura Oases – Roses valley – Dades Valley
DAY 4: Dades Valley – Todra Gorge – Ramlia Village
DAY 5: Ramlia Village – Khamlia Village – Merzouga – Camel Trek into the Erg Chebbi Sand Dunes
DAY 6: Merzouga – Nkob – Draa Valley – Agdz – Ouarzazate
DAY 7: Ouarzazate – High Atlas Mountains – Marrakech
DAY 8: Transfer to the Airport

Trip Map:

Day 1
Arrival in Marrakech

We will personally pick you up from the airport and take you to your riad in the heart of vibrant Marrakech to settle in.

Day 2
Marrakech Sightseeing

Tour of the Morocco’s “Red City”, leading you through the winding streets of Marrakech to the Majorelle Gardens, the Koutoubia Tower, the Saadian Tombs, the Bahia Palace, and many others.

Experience the lively Djemaa el Fna Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, where snake charmers, fortune tellers and acrobats compete for the attention of the crowd.

Get lost in the colorful souks of the Medina, and practice your bargaining skills in local spice, cosmetics, and leather shops.

Day 3
Marrakech - Ait Benhaddou - Ouarzazate - Skoura Oases - Roses valley - Dades Valley

Cross the majestic Atlas Mountains through the Tizi n’Tichka Pass, the highest mountain pass in North Africa, and pass through stone Berber villages typical of the northern Atlas slopes.

Explore Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, a fortified village that has received UNESCO World Heritage status, famously the backdrop for such films as “Lawrence of Arabia”.

Discover Ouarzazate, the “Hollywood of Morocco”, whose film studios have produced blockbusters including “Gladiator”, “The Living Daylights”, and “Alexander the Great”.

Spend the night among the red and orange cliff-faces and kasbahs of the Dades Valley.

Day 4
Dades Valley - Todra Gorge - Ramlia Village

Wander through the narrow walkways and among the sheer 160 meter tall rock walls of the Todra Gorge, known as the “Grand Canyon of Morocco”.

Visit the isolated Berber village of Ramlia, meet the local people, and visit the Ramlia Children’s Literacy Fund, a local education initiative.

Spend the night in Ramlia in a small Berber guesthouse among the local people.

Day 5
Ramlia Village - Khamlia Village - Merzouga - Camel Trek into the Erg Chebbi Sand Dunes

Visit Khamlia Village, the origin of Gnawa music, populated by the descendants of ex-slaves that made their way to Morocco from Senegal.

Arrive in the desert village of Merzouga before mounting camels and riding them into the pink dunes of the Erg Chebbi.

Spend the night at a Berber camp in the middle of the dunes while enjoying Moroccan cuisine, traditional music, and a night sky like you’ve never seen it before.

Day 6
Merzouga - Nkob - Draa Valley - Agdz - Ouarzazate

See the sunset over the Erg Chebbi sand dunes.

Try to sandboard down some sand dunes.

Journey through the Draa River Valley at the foot of the mountains and through its dense palm groves.

Spend the night in Ouarzazate, the “Hollywood of Morocco”, whose film studios have produced blockbusters including “Gladiator”, “The Living Daylights”, and “Alexander the Great”.

Day 7
Ouarzazate - High Atlas Mountains - Marrakech

Wind through the twisting road over the High Atlas Mountains on the way back to the comforts of your riad in Marrakech.

Day 8
Transfer to the Airport

We will pick you up personally and take you to the airport with plenty of time to catch your flight.

Inclusions

  • Transportation / Fuel / Driver : 8 days Air-conditioned 4WD vehicle(s), mini bus or motor-coach.
  • Guidance: Services of a qualified fluent multi-language guide.
  • Comprehensive sightseeing including guidance.
  • 6 nights Accommodation in well recommended hotel / Kasbah / Riad (HB)
  • One night in a Traditional Berber Tents (HB).
  • Camel Ride (Camel per each individual)
  • Breakfast daily and 5 dinners

Exclusions

  • Lunch
  • Drinks and personal items
  • Entrance fees

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Southern Morocco Trip
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Trip Facts

  • Marrakech
  • Marrakech
  • 1 to 6 Pax
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • 7 nights
  • Breakfast daily & 5 dinners