Casablanca, Rabat and Marrakech
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Airport - Cooperatives argan oil/ Essaouira
We meet you in the airport and departure to the beautiful coastal city of Essaouira. On our way we will stop, as it is the land of Argan. This is an opportunity to visit a cooperative of women who make Argan oil, the liquid gold of Morocco. The oil is famous for its culinary, cosmetic and medicinal properties. And also for the fun goats that climb their trees. We will stop to see them and we can take some pictures.
Departure to the beautiful coastal city of Essaouira, 3 hours by car from Marrakech. Essaouira is also known as the "City of the Wind". It attracts surfers from all over the world. In June it hosts the international reputed annual Gnawa music Festival. The city now has a bohemian and maritime atmosphere. Many civilizations passed through Essaouira, predominating the product of the Portuguese occupation architecture. Its characteristic blue doors and white walls of fishing village, make it considered the jewel of the sea of Morocco. You can explore the city, the Skala Fortress and see the Thuya wood carved by artisans. Take a walk in the alleys of the medina and the port between his iconic gulls overflying blue fishing boats.
Essaouira - Agadir - Taroudant
From Essaouira we will continue on secondary roads crossing the Argan fields until we reach Agadir. This Berber city is one of the best seaside resort to enjoy Moroccan and international cuisine. We will visit the old Kasbah on a hill 7 km northwest of the city, with good views of sealine and port. We can visit a store of products made with figs, and buy all kinds of souvenirs in various bazaars.
Then, departure to the Taroudant region of beautiful landscapes full of citrus plantations. Also full of trees for the region-specific argan oil and olive oil. The crafts of the area are very varied, leather work, tannery and ceramics. Taroudant looks like a small fortified city-market on a caravan route to. It is located in the Sus river valley, in the south of the country, between two mountain ranges, the High Atlas to the north and east, and the Anti-Atlas to the south.
Taroudant - Taliouine/ coop. saffron - Boulmane Dades
Our route starts in the direction of Ouarzazate, by a plateau of Anti Atlas mountains. We stop in Taliouine, the largest saffron production center in Morocco. Between October and November fields are filled with white crocus flowers, becoming a beautiful tourist attraction by itself. We will visit a cooperative that produces it and where we can buy it directly.
We will continue in Ouarzazate direction passing by the huge cinema studios where scenes from the first film in the saga of Star Wars, and many others, were recorded. The desert, oasis, kasbahs and snowy mountains of the Atlas are an unbeatable setting for shooting movies.
After Ouarzazate, on the thousand kasbahs’ route, we will cross Dades Gorges. It is a narrow valley with an spectacular zigzagging landscape and enormous architectural value, because there are some ksar and numerous kasbahs, although some in ruins. It is really a must stop where the traveler falls in love with.
Coop. roses / Boulmane Dades - Marrakech
The Valley of Roses is famous for beauty products that are extracted from the flowers. In May, the Feast of Roses is celebrated in the Kelaâ M'Gouna, where the color of petals and their perfume envelops everything. We will visit a cooperative where cosmetics from these flowers are produced.
After that, we will start the way back to Marrakech, crossing the High Atlas by Tizi n'Tichka mountain pass, the highest road pass in North Africa, at 2260 meters high. Atlas is a great mountain range that offers extraordinary mountainous landscapes dotted with small berber villages. We will make as many stops you want to admire and photograph them. We will arrive at the mythical fortified city, or Ksar of Ait Ben Haddou. It also has a World Heritage Site status declared by UNESCO.
Marrakech - Airport
Depending on the flight departure time, free time to visit the city and make last purchases.
Transfer to the airport, and end of our services.
- Personalized private tour only for your group.
- Price includes private transportation (with wifi and air conditioning) and accommodation in BB or HB optional in riad / hotel in the chosen category.
- Professional local driver who speaks customer's language (English, Spanish, French, Italian, Swedish, among others).
- Points and schedule of collection and arrival to be agreed.
- Trip does not include flights, which will be booked by the customer.
- Does not include midday meals, drinks, tips, museum tickets, nor fees of visits or other activities.
- Enjoy going to a hammam or spa, a ceramic workshop or moroccan cooking class, going on quad or buggy, ride a balloon, visit more museums ... your experience will be unique with the people and culture of the country.
- Possibility of adding a day in Agadir to explore the surrounding natural landscapes, explore the route of the Kasbahs, visit Marrakech or to enjoy more activities.