The circuit of the South Est

Departure of MARRAKECH and return to Marrakech (duration 12 days)

Conduct of the circuit

Day 1

Arrival and night in Marrakech.

Day 2

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Visit of Marrakech.

Evening on the Jemaa el Fnaa square.

Night to MARRAKECH.

Day 3: Marrakech – Ouarzazate (204 kms)

21Departure toward the country glaoua by the road of the Tizi n’Tichka.

Visit of Telouet : Palace of the Glaoui.

Visit has Benha Dou.

Night in Ouarzazate

Day 4: Ouarzazate – Agdz (68 kms)

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Visit Kasbah Taourirte.

Route to Agdz, to the mountain landscapes stripped, with the impressive cliffs.

By beautiful time, source of the Draa by track.

Night to Agdz.

Day 5: Agdz – Zagora (220 kms)

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The road runs along the Kasbah and palm groves among the most beautiful of Morocco.

Ksar of Tamnougalt : the small town is intact. Visit of the Kasbah of the Caïd inhabited until the end of 1960.

Kasbah of Timiderte : built by the eldest son of the Glaoui. Along the trail, a 50 ksour that housed the families against the nomads of Southern interested by this fertile region. The most notable of these ksour are those of Hammou Saïd, El – Had- Ouled -Othmane and Igdaoun.

Ksar of Tissergate : incorporated village of old Kasbah in Pisa. Visit of the Museum of Arts and Traditions (objects, locks, jewelry and musical instruments the Berbers.)

Zagora: That is where the Chorfa (Princes Muslims descendant of Muhammad) went to 16°century to the conquest of the Sub, before to go to Timbuktu to 52 days of camel.

Tamgroute : with its Koranic library which the oldest illuminated manuscript of the Koran in skin of gazelle date of 11°century.

Underground streets.

District of the potters.

Ouled Driss: Visit of a traditional house, old 5 centuries, with a “living museum” of the valley of the Draa.

Return and night to Zagora.

Day 6: ZAGORA – MERZOUGA (336 kms)

mouhou-032Road to the landscapes minerals, desert and arid.

Nekob : Kasbah, lunar landscape of the Djebel Saghro.

Tazzarine : appreciated geologists for its famous trilobites (1ers animals with the body of the view).

Rissani : Cradle of the Alawite dynasty. See visits around Rissani (the former kasbah).

Merzouga : linked to Rissani with a paved road in 2002. Has the output of the Palmeraie of Rissani we already see the sea of sand which indicates Merzouga.

Night to Merzouga.

Day 7: Merzouga

2014-08-13-19-07-12Turn of the dunes, mines, French villages.

Begga Village, engravings.

Night to Merzouga.

Day 8: Merzouga

Gardens, irrigation system.

At the end of the afternoon, departure for a night in the desert.

Day 9

Return to Merzouga in the middle of the morning.

Night to Merzouga.

Day 10: Merzouga – Tineghir (280 kms)

Visit of the Throats of the TODRA.

Night at Tineghir.

Day 11: Tineghir – Ouarzazate (180 kms)

Boumalne : Gorges of Dades.

Skoura : Palmeraie.

Magnificent Kasbah including that of Amerdihil.

Night in Ouarzazate.

Day 12

Departure to Marrakech, and return to the country. (206 kms)