5 Days 4 Nights Sahara Casablanca to Desert Erg Chebbi Dunes

Erg Chebbi dunes Merzouga
Erg Chebbi dunes Merzouga

1. Casablanca - Rabat - Meknes - Midelt

We will pick you up at the airport or at the hotel and start the tour visiting the Great Mosque of Hassan II mosque which one is allowed to non-Muslims visitors.
Continue the route  to Rabat, where we will have a tour of the city, stopping at the Hassan Tower, the ruins of the mosque built by Ya'qub al-Mansur, and the Mausoleum of Mohammed V. We will follow the way to get to our next stop: Meknes. Here we will visit the souks, the Jewish Quarter, Plaza el-Hedim and Bab el-Mansour Gate.

Finally, we will get to Midelt, "the apple capital" where we will spend the night.

2. Midelt - Merzouga

After breakfast we will continue our way to the desert. This route takes us through the Ziz Valley, to Errachidia, Erfoud and Rissani before reaching Merzouga, in front off the big dunes of Erg Chebbi. In this way we can see the sharp contrast of large palm trees and the dryness of rocks and sand away from the river. Panoramic views. Hostel at the village.

3. Merzouga - Merzouga

We start the day with a dune´s tour that will take us down to Khamlia road, where we will enjoy the Gnawa music played by the descendants of slaves. We will continue along the track of the mines until the mines of fossils. We will visit a nomad family to get closer to their way of life and we will share a tea with them.

Once back in the village we will have lunch and after that we will take a camel ride that will take us to the heart of the desert, the dunes, to spend the night in a typical Berber tent. We will enjoy thesunset, a typical dinner, music of drums, the starry sky and silence.

4. Merzouga -  Fez.

We get up early to climb the dunes and enjoy the spectacular desert sunrise, then we will have breakfast and we will get the camel ride again back to the hostel.
Once we will be ready we will take our 4x4 to head the Imperial city of Fes. We will cross the Middle Atlas, Ifrane through 1,630 meters above sea level, known as the "Moroccan Switzerland" , the curious urban development, the gardens and especially thearchitecture.

5. Fez - Casablanca

After breakfast, we will visit the main landmarks in Fes; the Medina and its magnificent historical monuments: The Quaraouyine, Mausoleum of Moulay Idriss ... After lunch, we will visit the souks, after we leave the city to end our tour in Casablanca where we will say goodbye at your hotel or airport ending our services.