Welcome to Er Rachidia


Garrison towns aren’t generally known for their hospitality or culture, but Er-Rachidia is trying to change that – every May, its enormous theatre hosts performers from throughout the Sahara at the Festival du Desert Market days are Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday.


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Morocco Motorcycle Tour

Welcome to the city of Malaga, beautiful Spain. Try the traditional spanish cuisine and prepare for the 2 wheel adventure. Day 2 - Used as a fortified post by the Romans, the village of Ronda is known for its 18 century Puente Nuevo over El Tajo Gorge. Evening in Algeciras, Spain. Day 3 - Continue your adventure riding to Chefchouen, known as the Blue Pearl of Morocco. Day 4-5, Chefchaouen–Fez  - Morning ride to Volubilis-the ancient capital of the kingdom of Mauretania, one of Morocco’s best preserved Roman Ruins. Continue your journey with the city of Fez also known as the Mecca of the West.  Day 6 - the sinuous road takes us to the famous Tunnel Zabal also known as the Tunnel of the Legionares. The 50 m long the tunnel was built by the french foreign legion in 1930 and the Valley of the Ziz River. Evening in Er Rachidia. Day 7, Er Rachidia-Merzouga  -  Enjoy the view of the large seas of dunes formed by wind-blown sand and mount on your camel and ride to the sunset in the desert. Accommodation in tents in a desert camp with traditional Moroccan dinner will be an authentic experience. Day 8, Merzouga–Tinghir  - When the high rocks close in around the road you are riding on, you know you arrived in Todra Gorge.  Day 9, Tinghir - Boulmane Dades–Ouarzazate - Continue the journey to Oarzazate.  A noted film-making location, Oarzazate is the place where Lawrance of Arabia weas filmed. Day 10-11, Oarzazate–Tizi-n Tichka Pass– Marrakech - Stop at Ait Benhadou Kasbah, a fortified village along the former caravan route between Sahara Desert and Marakesh - UNESCO World Heritage Site.  Cross Tizi-n Tichka Pass - reaching 2,260m above the sea level it is the highest major mountain pass in North Africa. Day 12, Marrakech-Rabat  - Ride north of Morocco along the Atlantic Ocean Coastline to its capital city – Rabat. Whitewashed houses, narrow streets and Rabat Medina make it a great place to wonder. Day 13, Rabat–Tangier - Continue your journey to Tangier. The city has been described as exotic mystery, interesting history, beautiful vistas, unspoiled beaches. Day 14, Tangier, MA (Africa)–Tarifa, ESP (Europe)–Malaga - Catch the morning ferry to Tarifa (Spain) put the wheels of your motorbike on Europe Land and ride on the Mediterranean Coast to Malaga.  Evening in Malaga. Day 15, Malaga - Catch your flight back home or expand your vacation.