Morocco has great diversity of landscapes. Four very specific geographical areas cover this territory.
We present here this great southern Morocco.
It has long been the scene of major crossings of caravans of merchants traveling to Timbuktu. Some representative cities: Ouarzazate, Merzouga, Zagora, Tata, etc ...
A loop tour from Agdz
After Agdz, 20 km further by going down along the Drâa valley, turn left to N’koob, Merzouga, Elrrachidia and go up along the Dadès valley by the south, Tinhérir, Boulmane of Dadès, Khala M’gouna, Skoura and Ouarzazate.
2 - Erfout and Merzouga sand dunes
Desert streches until algerian territory along hundreds of kilometers. Possibility to do camel treks and to bivouac in the desert.
3 - Tinjdad - Oasis museum
We recommend to all travelers to go there. They will find a surprising and very well locally integrated concept. Museum and hostel. A real gold mine of informations about berber culture. Thematics like history, heritage, religion, customs, agriculture… are very well developed and open knowledge doors at the widest mean. The place is very charming.
4 - Dadès Valley, "the rose valley"
Located between the Sarho djébel and the High-Atlas mountain, the Dadès Wadi winds along an arid and desert landscape to supply an oasis series. Among its numerous casbahs you can notice those of el Kabbaba, Dar Aïchil, Dar Aït Souss and Amerhidi.
Rose culture is a very important activity allowing to extract the famous « rose water » and other products that you can find in many shops.