3 Days Desert Tour from Marrakech to Merzouga

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3 Days Desert Tour from Marrakech to Merzouga

On this 3 day desert tour from Marrakech you’ll travel through the High Atlas Mountains and see the Draa River Valley with its palmgroves. Spend the night in a private tent in a Berber camp and enjoy a sunset camel ride in the desert.


Itinerary 3 days Tours

3 Days Desert Tour from Marrakech to Merzouga is daily run, drive through the high atlas mountains, see Ait Ben Haddou kasbah, enjoy the fantastic views of Draa valley and enjoy the sunset on the back of a camel.

  • 1

    Marrakech - Ait Ben Haddou - Ouarzazate - Skoura - The Valley Of Roses - Dades Gorges

    After breakfast at your accommodation, we drive to Ouarzazate about 7am, our first stop will be at Tichka to take some memorable photos for amazing scenery. Then we continue to visit the Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, a striking example of the architecture of traditional southern Morocco , on the side of a hill on top of which is a collective attic ( a Agadir) . The village looks like a set of earthen buildings surrounded by high walls , is the former home of Pacha Thami Laglaoui . After the tour, we drive to visit the film studios and Ksabah Taourirte Ouarzazate , lunch after the tour, then continue towards Skoura we stop to take pictures in the palm then continue to Rose Valley , in the valley we will visit the cooperative roses. Then we drive to Dades Gorge , the Dades gorges and that are located between the High Atlas and Jbel Saghro , east -southeast of Marrakech. Dades is a long river 200 km , half of which is located in mountainous areas . Along its course is repeated 4 sets of grooves and parades, deep from 200 to 500 m Dinner and breakfast in a hotel in the gorge.

  • 2

    Dades Gorge - Todra Gorges - Tinjdad - Erfoud - Merzouga

    After breakfast at the hotel we cross the valley of Dades VIA impressive rocks " monkey toes " . Leaving the Dades Valley to Tinrghir and Todra valley , you will see a panoramic view of the old Berber villages of mud on the valley. Arrived at the Throats you walk under the red cliff 300m high , where many climbers come to practice their favorite sport. Continue to Erfoud and Rissani where we will have lunch and then we continue to the village of Merzouga, where you wait for your camels . You will be welcomed with a glass of mint tea and a scarf desert. We will head to the mysterious sea of sand of Erg Chebbi , camels guided by an experienced guide. There you will spend your first night under the stars, or if you prefer, in a traditional Berber nomad tent. Dinner and breakfast

  • 3

    Merzouga - Rissani - Valley Of Roses - Ouarzazate - Marrakech.

    After breakfast you will quietly return to the village of Merzouga enjoying the unique beauty of spectacular dunes Erg Chebbi - that change with the light of day. Arriving at the village of Merzouga, after showering at the hostel , we head towards Ouarzazate , visit the town of Rissani and Tinjdad . Lunch in Ouarzazate and then we will take the road to Marrakech via the Tizi n ' Tichka . Arrival at your accommodation to late afternoon


What to Remember

Please be sure to bring warm clothing in the winter (no sleeping bags are required), light clothing in the summer, sunscreen, a hat, good walking shoes, a flashlight, and trousers (for the camel trek). Shorts and skirts are not recommended for the trek as the saddles can cause skin irritation.

What is included :
  • Pickup & drop off service
  • Air-conditioned minivan or 4WD car
  • English speaking driver
  • Overnight accommodation in a traditional desert camp (private tents)
  • Camel ride.
  • Local guide in Ait Ben Haddou
  • Breakfast and dinner.
  • No Shopping strops
What is not included :
  • Tips & personal expanses
  • Soft & alcoholic drinks
  • Travel insurance
  • Lunch and Drinks
  • Entrance fees to monuments

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