6 days Morocco Canyons tour from Marrakesh

SuperTours-Maroc have created 6 days Morocco canyons tour from Marrakesh. In this tour you will see Bou Taghrar, Tineghir, Merzouga, Zagora and Agdz.

6 days Morocco Canyons tour from Marrakesh | SuperTours-Maroc

Day 1: Marrakesh – Bou Taghrar

Marrakesh
Marrakesh

As usual, the day starts with breakfast in Marrakesh and then departure towards the south of Morocco. You will be going through the high Atlas Mountains and the highest point of 2060 meters. When you reach this spot, I guarantee you will enjoy the view with all of the breathtaking landscapes, colorful sights, and vibrant contrasting colors. Moreover, this area is inhabited by Berbers, who live from agriculture and pastoralism in the valleys, so you can get to know their culture and see their way of life. From here you will change the direction towards Glaouia Kasbah where you’ll stop and have some time to spend. Continuing to Ounila valley, a perfect place where you will get an insight about fossils and fauna, unique landscapes of green and red contrasts with vibrant colors. The next stop is the best-preserved Kasbahs of Morocco, (the historical – 11th century Kasbah of Ait-Ben-Haddou) a place where many famous movies were filmed like Babel, Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven… Heading towards Ouarzazate, Skoura palm grove, and Roses Valley and ending the day in Boutghrar.

Day 2: Bou Taghrar – Tineghir

Bou Taghrar
Bou Taghrar

The second day you will be able to learn the nomad lifestyle, get to know their habits and way of life. Moreover, you will visit the nomad caves and continue to join Ait You Kasbah, the impressive Dades Valley, and its gorges. Afterwards, you will also see the Todra Gorges. Both the Todgha and the Dades Rivers have carved out cliff-sided canyons through the mountains. So, you can enjoy the quietness they offer, appreciate the breathtaking view and all of the beautiness these grand canyon’s offer.

Day 3: Tineghir – Merzouga

Assole in Tinghir
Assole in Tinghir

Heading to Merzouga via Erfoud which is known for its fossil mines, you can enjoy the true fortunes of Morocco, the outstanding dunes in the heart of the desert. The next stop is the capital of the Tafilalte area – Rissani. Last but not least, in the end of the day, you will reach the Merzouga Erg Chebbi region, from where you will start the camel ride. From here you will be headed to the nomad tents in the desert where you will spend your night.

Day 4: Merzouga – Zagora

Merzouga
Merzouga

After breakfast you’ll travel on rarely frequented off-road, and in a seldom-visited sector you will experience landscapes very different from those that you may know. You’ll discover the true Sahara with its thousands of Acacia trees. Furthermore, you will approach the Algerian border (rock drawing). In the evening, you will arrive in the heart of green Oases – Zagora (noted for international events such as the Zagora Marathon and the Nomads Festival in M’Hamid).

Day 5: Zagora – Agdez

Zagora
Zagora

Travel via Tafilalte Off-road to see it is petroglyphs under the high cliffs of Tiouzzaline mountains.

Day 6: Agdez – Marrakesh

Agdez
Agdez

The last day you will visit the Draa valley, Anti-Atlas and Toufiltout Kasbah. You’ll stop for lunch on the road. At the end of the trip, you will be taken back to Marrakesh.

 

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