Spring air is here. Discover the ancient Medina of Marrakech. Shop the Souk for treasures. Rooftop dining on exotic Moroccan cuisine. Relax in your fabulous Riad. Discover Fes and all its history,wander the blue washed mountain village of Chefchauoen. Relax…breath a seaside fishing village of Essaouira. Journey through the Atlas mountains and retreat… The fresh spring mountain air is here. Spend the night in a mountain Kasbah. Ride a camel in the Sahara desert. Sleep under the stars in a Bebrber tent… Bliss.
Day 1 Pick up at the airport and transported to your riad in Marrakech. Welcome! Spend your first day relaxing. Depending on the time of your arrival, a half-day guided tour of Medina. (You can also do this on the last day in Marrakech.) Overnight in the Riad. Dinner can be prepared for you in the riad or we can make dinner arrangements for you.
Day 4: Ouarzazate – Skoura – Dades Valley: 180km. After breakfast in the hotel, we’ll leave to explore the fascinating Dades and Rose Valleys. Your first stop will be at Skoura to walk within the Birds Valley and visit the beautiful and well preserved Kasbah of Ameridil. Then we’ll continue to the village of Kalaa M’gouna, famous for its roses and rose products. A rose festival is held here every May, when the roses are harvested. Since this is the road of the thousands Kasbahs you’ll have plenty of opportunities to take some beautiful photos. Our journey continues to the Dades Gorge where you’ll enjoy seeing a amazing Rock formation. and the standing Kasbah of Kasbah Ait yul. After that we’ll drive to the Kasbah:Riad. Overnight in our Hotel/Riad. Dinner included.
Day 2 After breakfast, I will meet you in the Riad and we will spend the day shopping . We will shop the Souk; beautiful kaftans, gorgeous hand-loomed carpets, textiles, leather goods, antiques, jewelry, metal arts and much more… (I can arrange for all your shipping needs.) After a full day of shopping , lets stop for a cocktail on a roof terrace lounge, with a view of all of Marrakech. We can also arrange your dinner reservations. Overnight in the riad.
Day 3 After breakfast in the Riad, depart for Essaouira for the day. A seaside fishing town filled with galleries, shops, and stretches of quiet beaches. Visit the seaside perhaps spend the day on the beach. Dine on fresh caught fish. Return to Marrakech early evening. We can arrange your dinner reservations.
Day 4 After breakfast check out of the Riad. Early departure to the Atlas mountains. A 4-hour drive through the high Atlas mountains. Tour the fantastic area.sights are beautiful. This is where you will spend a night in a Kasbah. Dinner included.
Day 5 After breakfast early departure to the Sahara. On the way to the desert you will tour the Dades Gorge. Sunset arrival in the desert to meet your camel caravan. Trek into the desert at sunset. A magical experience awaits you. Dinner in the camp. Listen to live intoxicating drum beats under the stars. Sleep in a luxe Berber tent.
Day 6 After breakfast in the camp, trek back to the desert hotel meet your driver. A visit the the Gnawa village. Here you will drink tea and listen to the live performance of Gnawa music. After the visit departure to Fes. Early evening arrival. Check into your Riad. We can make dinner reservations for you.
Day 7 After breakfast , take a guided tour of Fes. Discover the city that is full of history , shop the Medina for gorgeous leather goods and blue fes pottery. Overnight in the Riad. We can arrange dinner reservations.
Day 8 Early departure. After breakfast, check out of the Riad and depart for Chefchauon. Arrival to the blue washed mountain village in before noon. Check into the riad and wander the blue washed village . Relax…
Day 9 After breakfast ,depart for Marrakech (or Casablanca). Arrival in the later afternoon. Your last day shopping or more sights. This is also a day where you can have a guided tour of the Medina depending on time. We can make reservations for dinner. Prepare for your departure back home. Day 10 After breakfast, check out of the Riad. Transfer to the airport.
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