9 days holidays in Morocco
1st day ＜Stay at riad in Fes＞
You leave Charles de Gaulle International Airport in Paris by Air France for Casablanca at 7:25 am.
Your flight lands at Mohamed V International Airport in Casablanca at 9:30 am.
Your driver will pick you up at the gate and drive you to Fes.
If you want, you can stop at Meknes and go around the Place el Hedim, Bob el Mansour, Tombeu de Moulay Ismail and Dar el Ma. You will hurry up the hill to the Tombeaux Merinides in Fes, where you can look down on Fes el Bari shining in the sunset.
Dar el Ma(メクネス)
Bob el Mansour(メクネス)
Your driver will find a porter when you go into medina. The porter will show you to your riad.
If you need a guide your driver will hire one for the next day’s excursion around Fes el Bali.
2nd day＜Stay at riad in Fes＞
Fes el Bali for the whole day.
Souk in Fes El Bali
Souk Dabbaghin （Tanneries）
3rd day＜Stay at hotel in Merzouga＞
You leave the riad at 8:30 am. The view at the side of the road to the SAHARA changes by the moment.
You pass by Ifrane which is like a European town and arrive at the forest close to Azrou, Cedre Gouraud. Monkeys (Barbary macaques) live in Cedre Gourand. You can buy peanuts to give to them.
Then small monkeys are timid, but the bigger ones are used to people. The road leads up to the mountains, Moyen Atlas. There is snow on the ground when you reach the pass.
At around 4:00 pm you descend to a lake. After that there is a valley oasis with apricot and date trees called Gorges du Ziz which spreads out along the Ziz river. You get to Erfoud around 6:00 pm. You can go for a walk in the evening from the lively town to the riverside and feel nostalgic. Finally you will go to the town of Merzouga in the desert. The road changes to a dirt track and you arrive at your hotel around 7:00 pm.
A barbary macaque in the forest of Cedre Gourand
4th day＜Stay in a tent in the desert＞
Let’s drive in the desert. You visit the village of Khamlia and listen to the music which the local people play and dance to.
You also visit the place of Tadaou, where eyeliner is produced.
There are also ruins of an old Moroccan town close to the border between Morocco and Algeria.
After lunch you leave your hotel for the tent. You get to the campsite after a 2-hour camel ride. The staff welcomes you with mint tea. You look down on the sunset if you climb up a dune.
After that, at the campsite why not exchange your snacks, sweets, wine and beer with other tourists and have a good time before you are served dinner.
5th day＜Stay at Boumalne Dades＞
Wake up early morning and look at the sunrise over the desert.
You leave for the hotel just after you eat breakfast. Shower at the hotel if you want, then drive to Gorges du Todrha on the Kasba Highway.
Gorges du Todrha
6th day＜Stay at Ouarzazate＞
You drive Kasbaha road to Ouarzazate vis Gorges du Dades. In Aprile to the begininng of of May the rose flowers bloom around El Kelaa M’Gouna and roase flesh sweet aroma drift.
7th day ＜Stay at Marrakech＞
You start the day at the world heritage site of Ait-Ben-Haddou. Then you pass over Haut Atlas Mountains and drive to Marrakech. Ait-Ben-Haddou is a Ksar, a walled citadel and town made with sun-dried bricks where only 5-6 families still live now. You are attracted by the magnificent scenery during the drive over the Haut Atlas Mountains. The highest point of the road is 2,260 m. The highest mountain in Haut Atlas is Mt. Toubkal (4,165 m)
8th day＜Stay at Marrakech>
Please enjoy an all day excursion to Marrakech
You go direct to Casablanca. It takes about 3 hours to the Mohamed V International Airport from the center of Marrakech by car.