Camel Safaries is a tour company based in Marrakech, Morocco, which offers private tours that are customized to your taste, budget, and time frame.
Camel Safaries also has branches in Hassi Labied at Merzouga and in Rissani. Our tour experts are native Moroccans with a rich cultural heritage who are very proud of their history and country.
The Camel Safaries team has been working in the tourism industry for many years and speak fluent English, Spanish, French, Arabic and Berber.
07 Days/06 Nights Beginning In Casablanca And Ending In Rabat:
Day 01: Airport - Casablanca - Marrakech:
Based on morning arrival time in Casablanca Airport, pick up and begin your day with a visit to Hassan ll Mosque, considered to be the largest in the world outside of Mecca. You will have the option to stop for lunch at El-Corniche area (Casablanca). Later depart Casablanca to Marrakech. You will have a half day free upon arrival to discover this vibrant city also known as the “Red City” because of its pink-tinted buildings. Visit the souks, and plunge into the excitement of the place Djemâa El-Fna Square in the heart of Morocco. There you will be delighted by the dancers, snake charmers, jugglers, narrators, and singers as well as enjoy a refreshing orange juice in front of the numerous workshops. Spend the night in a Hotel 4*.
Day 02: Local tour in Marrakech:
After breakfast you will have full day tour of Marrakech including a tour around the city ramparts and lunch. You will visit the Koutoubia Mosque, the Majorelle Garden, the 16th century Saadian Tombs, the Bahia Palace, and the Dar Si Saïd Palace, a museum of jewelry, kaftans, leatherwork, carpets, chests and doors. Spend the night in a hotel 4* .
Day 03: Marrakech - Ait ben Hadou - Ouarzazat - Dades Valley:
Depart Marrakech and travel over the Tizi n'Tichka Pass while enjoying superb views of the High Atlas Mountains and of the Berber villages. Stop for lunch and tour the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Aït Benhaddou that is situated on a hill along the Ouarzazate River. This beautiful example of southern Moroccan architecture has been used as a backdrop for over 20 films including Lawrence of Arabia, Jewel of the Nile, The Mummy, and Gladiator. You will continue towards the El Kelaa M'gouna (Valley of the Roses), and the Dadès Valley (Valley of One Thousand Kasbahs). Stay overnight in a hotel right by the Dadès Gorges and enjoy the evening with a Moroccan dinner. Night in a 4* Hotel.
Day 04: Dades Valley - Todra Gorges - Erfoud - Erg Chebbi:
After breakfast you will depart for Todra Gorges. Its 20 m/66 ft wide entrance, bubbling clear stream and its 304 m/1000 ft high rock walls stretch 99 m/325 ft back on either side and is the most stunning part of the canyon. The narrow valley is lined with palmery and up on the rocks you may see the Nomad families tending sheep and goats. Perhaps, you will spot the eagles that nest in the Todra and other amazing birds. You will have lunch in the Gorge, travel further into the desert to the tiny village of Merzouga, where you will camel trek into the beautiful Erg Chebbi Dunes. You will spend the evening in a bivouac (camp), enjoy a Moroccan dinner, and sleep in traditional Nomad Bivouac Camp.
Day 05: Erg Chebbi - Rissani - Ziz Valley - Errachidia - Midelt - Ceder forest in Azrou - Ifran - Fez:
Wake-up to a spectacular sunrise in the desert and enjoy breakfast. Bivouac trekkers will return by camel and continue to to Midelt. Continuing on our drive toward Errachidia passing by Erfoud, our stop is at the panoramic view of Aoufous Oasis ( Ziz valley ). Later on, you will pass by Errachidia known as the military city due to its numerous garrisons. We May stop at Barrage Hassan Adakhil for photos. In continuation alongside Ziz River, You will enjoy the beautiful scenes of the Ksours and Ziz gorges, you will pass by the French built Tunnel Du Légionnaire( Zaabal). The trip continues through the Middle Atlas, you will cross Tizi N’Talghom Pass (1907m). Arrive to Midelt where you will have lunch. Afterwards, you will enjoy the great views of Jebel Aayachi Mountain with snow-covered peaks. Leaving Midelt toward Azrou where you will may have the chance to view the monkeys in cedar forest. From here we head to Ifrane “The Moroccan Switzerland» then Continuing on our drive To Fes passing by Imouzar Kander. Arrive in Fes and overnight in a 4* hotel.
Day 06: Local tour in Fez in the morning and in the afternoon drive to Rabat:
Enjoy breakfast and begin your day tour in the holy city of Fes, a precious diamond of Spanish-Arabic civilization. It is a city of secrets and mysterious beauty; You will see the architecture of Medrsa and Medina and visit, Moulay Idriss city, the first sanctuary of human and moral sciences. You will also have the opportunity to see À Karaouiyne University and the Andalusia Mosque which dates back to the 9th century. You'll also see an imposing minaret decorated with green faiences crowns called the Rsif Mosque and the Medersas around the Karaouiyne Mosque, former lodging houses for students coming from outside the city. This attests to the importance of its thousand years of history. Visit the famed Kissaria which is the commercial center housing a multitude of locally produced goods in this incredible maze. Cotton fabric, silk, brocade work, slippers, and many more goods are produced here. Next, you will proceed to El-Attarine Souks where the craftsmen offers the visitor non-stop spectacles. Visit the medivel tannery and see the locals preparing leather goods. Leave El-Souk through the gate with its green decoration and blue faiences, you'll move towards the amazing Moroccan Museum with its marvelous contains of Art. Then optional lunch at El-Medina as well as explore the medina. In afternoon drive to Rabat via the highway. Overnight in Rabat with dinner at a 4* hotel.
Based on your flight departure possibility of a tour around Rabat and transfer to the airport. End of the tour.
TOUR INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING:
Tour in a comfortable Bus with A/C
English speaking Tour guide
Entry fees (museum/sites)
2 nights accommodation (double rooms) in Marrakech with dinner and breakfast
1 nights accommodation (double rooms) in Dades valley with dinner and breakfast
1 night in desert bivouac-camp (2 pre-set pitched, private tents that include mattress
bedding/Berber blankets/bathroom) with dinner and breakfast and water
Camel ride, and sand-boarding
Complimentary room at riad bordering the desert to freshen-up/shower and
organize your belongings before and after the Camel Safari.
1 night accommodation ( double rooms) in Fez with dinner and breakfast
1 night accommodation (double rooms) in Rabat with dinner and breakfast
Local guides in Casablanca /Marrakech/ Fez along with your Camel Safaries guide
TOUR NOT INCLUDED:
Beverages (excluding camel trek/bivouac bottled water)
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CAMEL SAFARIES Website: http://camelsafaries.net/
Phone: 00 212 666 74 37 37 or 00 212 661 40 14 32
Address: Marrakech: Lmmhamid Lot ,Borj Zaitoune Imm 7 Apt 14, 40000 , Morocco