Venture on a 6-day New Year Tour from Marrakech, Explore the rich history of Morocco’s diverse landscapes and vibrant cultures. From the historical wonders of Ait Ben Haddou to the enchanting Dades Gorges and the mesmerizing Merzouga desert, this journey promises an unforgettable exploration. Each day unfolds a new chapter, weaving together ancient history, cinematic landscapes, and the warm hospitality of Berber communities.
Enjoy scenic vistas in the High Atlas Mountains.
Marvel at nature’s grandeur in Todra Gorges.
Immerse in Sahara’s tranquility with camel rides.
Discover rich traditions with desert-dwelling Berbers.
Witness Sahara’s sunrise and try exhilarating sandboarding.
Celebrate under the stars in a Sahara desert camp.
Explore the cultural heritage of Dades Gorges.
Taste Moroccan delights at local stops.
Immerse in history through warm interactions with locals.
Conclude with vibrant strolls in Marrakech’s medina.
Our New Year adventure kicks off with a warm embrace in Marrakech, ensuring a seamless start to our exploration. Setting forth towards the enchanting Dades Gorges, our route unfolds through the majestic High Atlas Mountains, treating our senses to breathtaking panoramas of the rugged Moroccan landscape. A highlight awaits at the UNESCO World Heritage site, Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, an ancient marvel narrating tales of Moroccan history etched into its mud-brick walls. Continuing our journey, the Film Atlas Studio in Ouarzazate provides a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the cinematic world of Morocco, earning its moniker as the “Hollywood of Morocco.” As daylight wanes, the stunning Dades Gorges welcomes us for a night immersed in its enchanting ambiance.
Day 2 (29/12): Dades Gorges to Merzouga Desert
The beginning of a new day beckons us into the heart of nature’s wonders as we explore the awe-inspiring Todra Gorges, where towering rock walls create a spectacle of grandeur. Our journey continues to Erfoud, renowned for its fossil treasures, revealing secrets from the depths of Earth’s ancient past. Navigating towards the mesmerizing Merzouga desert, our chosen desert hotel becomes our sanctuary amidst the vast sea of golden sands.
Day 3 (30/12): Explore Merzouga
Today, we dive deep into the soul of Merzouga, venturing to Khamlia, celebrated for its rich Dar Gnawa culture and traditional music. Engaging with Berber families, we gain profound insights into the unique way of life woven into the fabric of the desert’s culture. As the sun gracefully sets, an unforgettable camel ride guides us to a luxury desert camp nestled in the heart of the Sahara. Under the starlit sky, Berber melodies fill the air, creating an enchanting ambiance for a delightful evening.
Day 4 (31/12): Merzouga Exploration and New Year Celebration
Extending our sojourn in Merzouga, the day unfolds with continued exploration, revisiting Khamlia, and relishing the tranquility of the desert. As night descends, we usher in the New Year amidst the dunes, celebrating in a desert camp beneath the glittering stars. Surrounded by the soulful tunes of Berber music, the desert provides the perfect setting for a magical evening.
Day 5 (01/01): Merzouga to Dades Gorges
Awakening to the serene Sahara sunrise, perhaps indulging in exhilarating sandboarding, we bid a fond farewell to Merzouga. Meandering through Agdez, our route invites stops in various Berber villages, each offering a unique glimpse into Moroccan history. The evening finds us back in the captivating embrace of the Dades Gorges, where a local riad/hotel awaits.
Day 6 (02/01): Dades Gorges to Marrakech
As the curtain falls on our New Year adventure, we launch on the final leg, retracing our steps back to Marrakech. With strategic stops at local restaurants along the way, our journey becomes a culinary exploration, offering one last taste of Morocco’s rich and diverse flavors. Whether you choose to be dropped off at your accommodation or the airport, you carry with you the indelible memories of a 6-day New Year Tour From Marrakech through Morocco’s captivating landscapes and rich culture.