FROM SAGHRO TO SAHARA


COMBINED TOUR: FROM SAGHRO TO SAHARA

 

Day 1: ARRIVE TO MARRAKECH.  A TRANSFER TO YOUR JOINING HOTEL IS INCLUDED.

Welcome to morocco at the airport, you will be met by your Easy Go tours representative to assist you with a transfer to your joining hotel in the city where the whole group will meet. If you arrive early in the day try to explore the medina of Marrakech with its famous and vibrant square of Jamaa lafna and souks. Our pre-departure meeting will take place at the hotel at 18:00 followed by a delicious local meal.

Included:

Accommodation: yes

Meals:   Dinner

Day 2: DRIVE FROM MARRAKECH OVER THE HIGH ATLAS MOUNTAINS TO GET TO TAGDILT VILLAGE NEAR DADES VALLEY.

After breakfast, we are going to leave the bustle of the city of Marrakech. We will head towards Ouarzazate where will have a traditional lunch in a local restaurant. After lunch we will continue our journey through the Rose valley. On the road we will pass by hundreds of ruins of old Kasbahs built by the Berbers many centuries ago to make their life more secure. At the end of the day we will arrive to the village of TAGDILT in the Anti Atlas Mountains where we will spend our first night in small guest house where we will meet our team who will escort our trek over the Saghro Mountains.  Enjoy the tranquility of tonight as well as traditional dinner cooked by our special Berber cook. Good night everybody.

Included:

Accommodation: yes

Meals:  breakfast/lunch/dinner.

Day 3 to 5: PREPARE YOURSELF TO A WONDERFUL TREKKING OVER THE ANTI ATLAS MOUNTAINS OF SAGHRO.  

This morning we will make ourselves ready to star our trekking in the Saghro Mountains. Saghro Mountain gets its name from the Berber word of Drought as the area is known for the scarcity of the rain fall all the year around. It is a volcanic range that stretches from the Agadir region on the Atlantic to disappear in the Sahara sand dunes. In our journey we will pass by small oasis dotted with fields of wheat, barley and other kind of vegetation especially in spring time. As well, we will trek by very fascinating Gorges and caves used by the Ait Atta tribes nomads as a refuge for themselves and their flocks. Every day in our trek will be an ascent and a descent which differs in height from one day to another. In our 3rd day heading south, we will be looking to the magnificent Sahara desert from our camp in the beautiful rock formation of BAB N ALI where we will camp for our last night. So we will say goodbye to our trekking team and get a transfer to the Sahara desert.

Included:

Accommodation: yes (camp sites)

Meals: all meals in the 3(three) days trekking are included.

Average trekking time everyday: ABOUT 5 HOURS

 

 

Day 6:  GET A TRANSFER TO THE MAGNIFICENT SAHARA DESERT SAND DUNES FOR A CAMEL RIDE.

This morning we will we will leave our camp and travel to the city of Rissani for a traditional lunch before we continue to get the beginning of the sand dunes in the town of Merzouga. Once we get there we will start another adventure but this time on the back of the camels. So everyone will get a camel and ride over the dunes of Merzouga to get to our Berber camp deep in the desert. On the arrival to the camp we get our Bedouin tents and enjoy the tranquility that the Sahara desert is offering to its guests. Enjoy an amazing sunset while our cook is busy preparing a delicious meal for dinner. After dinner admire the Berber entertainment around the camp fire and under countless stars. Good night folks see you in the morning.

Included:

Accommodation: yes

Meals: Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner.

Day 7: DRIVE FROM MERZOUGA TO SKOURA OASIS THROUGH THE SPECTACULAR VIEWS OF TOUDRA GORGES.

It is now the moment where we have to say Goodbye to the Sahara desert and Camels. Our journey today will lead us to a stunning Gorges of Toudra known as Grand Canyons of Morocco. We will have time to explore the area before we sit for lunch in a local restaurant.  The adventure is not finished yet, so we will continue driving to get to the SKURA oasis famous for its palm trees and its diverse ethnic groups, as it is one of the few places in Morocco where you can find both Berbers and Arabs are leaving in the same village or area. After we check in to our hotel, Guests can choose from the variety of optional activities in the area: horse riding, donkey riding, Cycling, or just relax by the pool enjoying some free time before dinner.

Included:

Accommodation: yes

Meals: Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner.

Day 8: DRIVE FROM SKOURA TO MARRAKECH CROSSING THE HIGH ATLAS MOUNTAINS.

Today we will drive back to Marrakech. En-route we stop to visit the old village of AIT BENHADOU which was once a major stop for the caravans coming from the Sahara desert to Marrakech. It is on the list of UNISCO as heritage for the humanity since 1987. The village as will is used as a background for many international movies such as Gladiators, Lawrence of Arabia, Game of Thrones and many other ones. After that we are going to continue our Adventure crossing the Tizi N Tichka Pass that is the highest road in Morocco (2260M) to arrive to Marrakech in the afternoon. Once in Marrakech we will have our final meal in the square of Jamaa Elfana square where the end of our trek and Sahara adventure Tour will be.

Thank you for your visit, EasyGo Tours team wishes you a great stay in Morocco.

 Included:

Accommodation: yes

Meals: Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner.

Sun 01 Oct 2017 - Mon 30 Apr 2018 Code TSS Adult£559.00 Available Book

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