Trekking Mixed Desert Mountains 10 days In this trip, you will discover to different kind of Moroccan culture, you will start by Dades and Roses valley where are the berber habitant situated, while trekking you will explore the daily life of the first habitant in Morocco, later you will move to the desert to discover the nomadic life of Sahrawian tribe, they set up in Morocco through the way of commercial caravan which were the door between Europe and Africa, on the last day you will enjoy the way beside Daraa valley.
Marrakech Trekking Desert Mountains 10 days Ideal Trekking to explore Morocco desert
Program: Marrakech Trekking Desert Mountains 10 days
Day 1: Marrakech
Transfer from airport to your Riad, Visit Marrakesh Depending on your flight times.
Day 2: Marrakech – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate
We will pick you up from your accommodation at 08 :00 morning, start our trip toward ouarzazat via Atlas mountain TizinTichka, few stops for taking pictures on the beautiful landscapes of Berber villages, take off road to discover Ounila valley and visit TelouatKabah, later we go discover the berber life by visiting a berber family and have a cup of tea with them, then continue toward Ouarzazate, visite the Woolyhood Cinema studio. And overnight on your hotel or Riad.
Day 3: Ouarzazate – BomalenDades – Tinghir
Depart after breakfast around 8 morning, passing from the oasis of Skoura, visit the Kasbah amridile, then continue to reach the roses valley and start the way of 1001 kasbah, arrive dades gorges discover the berber culture, the back to visit Todra gorges and overnight on your hotel .
Day 4: Boutaghrar – Alamdoune (7 hrs walk)
Today you’ll meet with the muleteer team then start the trek and straight away in the the valley flattens out and you will see settlements along the riverbanks where the Berbers are able to cultivate the land. The next challenge will be reaching the other side of the river! A successful crossing means you have reached the village of Boutaghrar1600m) overnight in gite.
Day 5: Issommar – Alamdoune (6 hrs walk)
After breakfast you’ll leave the gite and will have the fun task of crossing the river. It will be a unique opportunity to refresh for the rest of the day. The landscape becomes filled with imposing high ridges and summits along the route and in the afternoon you will be surprised by the lush green vegetation that surrounds the village of Alamdoune1734m). Overnight in Gite.
Day 6:Almoudane -Dades Valley (7 hrs walk)
On your last trekking day, you’ll enjoy traversing another wonderful gorge and Berber villages. You will enjoy spectacular views of this delightful valley as you walk towards the small village of AitM’Rao 1800m. Have lunch then continue to cross the Mgoun valley, after the valley you’ll be passing through Isoummar village (2260m). and then we reach dadesgorges Overnight in hotel.
Day 7: Dades gorges – Todra gorges – Merzouga Dunes
Depart our tour after breakfast, visit Todra gorges by berber villages stop for a walk, then the road take us to Merzouga pass from Rissani the origin of the Alouidynastie, and the Oasis of Erfoud, arrive Merzouga Sahara by the afternoon, stop for profiting the magical sunset on the golden dunes, overnight on hotel.
Day 8: 4×4 Off-road – Erg Chebbi Nomads – Camel ride – Night in Desert camp
After the breakfast and take shower in Hotel, we go in a tour around the Erg Chebbi Sand Dunes, we will visit a house and listen to some gnawa music; originally from Ghana, and Sudan. We will visit some deserted mines, Berber nomads and oasis of palm trees. Towards lunchtime, we go back to Merzouga , after Lunch and relaxing,we go to the camels who are waiting to take us on an adventure in the sand dunes. We will spend the night in an equipped camp with drums music in the middle of the Sahara, this is a great opportunity to take lovely pictures of the sunset and sunrise, when we arrive at the camp we go to a high dunes to see the sunset , we will spend the night in nomad tents.
Day 9: Merzouga – Tazarine – Zagora
If you wake up early you can watch the amazing sunrise from the dunes, and take your camel back to the hotel to have a quick shower and your breakfast, depart from Merzouga village, continue to Daraa valley via Tazarine (featured in the film Babel ), on the afternoon the journey takes us to Tansikht, enjoying the road beside the Daraa valley, arrive Zagora by the evening and spend your night in a hotel or Kasbah.
Day 10: Zagora – Marrakesh
Depart by the morning, passing from the valley of Daraa the biggest oasis valley in Africa; we call it also the way of thousand Kasbah, lunch in Ouarzazateand arrive your Riad by the late afternoon.
Transfer from Riad to airport on the last day.
End of your trek Marrakech Trekking Desert Mountains 10 days.
Included in the price :
– Transport in 4 × 4 with driver / guide (4 × 4, fuel included).
– 01 Night in the bivouac and in the desert (tent, mattress and blankets are provided).
– 09 dinner / 09 breakfast / 09 lunch.
– Camel backpacking.
– The drinks.
– personal expenses.
– paid visits.