4 Days Desert Tour from Marrakech to Sahara Desert

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4 Days Desert Tour from Marrakech to Sahara Desert

On this 2-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 4 days Tours

4 Days Desert Tour from Marrakech to Sahara Desert 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 - Ouarzazate - Dades Valley.

    Appointment at 8:00 with your driver to your house / hotel Marrakech, from Marrakech to Dades Valley, the Tizi-N-Tichka (2260m) in the High Atlas Mountains. From Marrakech to Ouarzazate, you can enjoy the scenic route, beautiful landscapes with different colors and Berber villages along the way. You will have free time here to visit the old Kasbah Ouarzazate "Kasbah Taourit" and lunch. Then you go south towards the Dades valley through the valley of roses and fascinating oasis of Skoura. Dinner and night in the Dades Valley.

  • 2

    Dades - Todra Gorge - Merzouga (Erg Chebbi).

    After breakfast , depart from your hotel in the Dades Valley , about 8 hours, taking the road of 1000 kasbahs around colorful Berber villages of the Dades Valley . 45 km later you will come to Tineghir with its beautiful palm grove and the Jewish Quarter. You continue to Todra ( Todra ) , free time for a walk along the canyons 300 m high, a favorite spot for climbers. Then you will go to the dunes of Erg Chebbi in Merzouga Sahara Desert and you will have time for lunch on the way before arriving in Erfoud. Then we drive to the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi . We continue deeper into the desert landscape , until dunes appear in the middle of nowhere. Sunset camel ride to get to the oasis where the camp is located . Spend the night in the bivouac in Merzouga in nomad tents or outside under the shooting stars. Entertainment / Music Berber with the camel . Dinner and overnight at camp in the desert.

  • 3

    Merzouga - Tazarine - Agdez - Zagora.

    Early morning you will wake up to enjoy the sunrise over the dunes of Erg Chebbi, followed by breakfast at the camp, a camel trek to return to the hotel at the dune line for a quick shower . We are moving towards Rissani, a small town in the sub-Saharan Morocco, here we can stop to visit a fossil workshop before continuing to the Draa Valley, passing through beautiful landscapes and Berber villages Tazarine Nkob stop Nkob for lunch before continuing to Zagora via the Draa Valley small volcanic mountains of the Atlas. Night and dinner in Zagora in the camp or in a hotel.

  • 4

    Zagora - Ouarzazate - Ait Benhaddou - Telouet - Marrakech.

    After breakfast, we head towards Ouarzazate via the Draa Valley Agdez stop to visit the Kasbah Tamnougalt before continuing Ouarzazate. Here we can enjoy a tour of the studios of cinema is known as Hollywood of Africa. Then we will visit Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, a Pasha Palace Laglaoui classified as World Heritage by UNESCO in 1987. The Kasbah was used as a backdrop for more than 20 films, including "Gladiator," "Indiana Jones" and "Lawrence of Arabia". Enjoy a walk to discover the architecture of the traditional Moroccan style in which the kasbahs were built. We continue our journey to Marrakech by the high collar and Atlas Tizi n'Tichka. Lunch break in the middle of the Atlas Mountains. Arrival in Marrakech towards the end of the day. We drop you off at your hotel "end of service".


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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