3 Days desert trip from Marrakech to Merzouga and back. In other words, we drive through Atlas Mountains, Tichka pass and Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah. Besides, we explore Ouarzazate city and ending our day in Dades by Kelaat Mgouna or Roses valley. In addition, our highlight activity will be camel ride with overnight stay in Erg Chebbi desert. Yes, we find out Todra gorges before, we drive down to Merzouga. On third day, we directly drive back Marrakech our 3 days desert trip and is a long drive!
Erg Chebbi Dunes are located in Merzouga desert, in Morocco. In fact, this part is the most beautiful desert! You can see the real desert with sand and dunes.
Day 1: Marrakech – High Atlas – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Dades.
Depart for this 3 day desert trip from Marrakech leaving early in the morning 80:00. Firstly, we ll cross the Tizi N Tichka, Atlas Mountains pass, to the village of Ait ben Haddou for a guided tour of the Kasbah. It is listed under UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987, a spectacular fortified village (Ksar). In other words, this road provides numerous photo opportunities and the perfect destinations habitat for the photographers and movie makers, also home to wild adventours. Afterwards, we will ahead to dades valley via the desert gateway city of Ouarzazate or Moroccan Hollywood, and see the beautiful palm trees in the palmeraie of Skoura and the Roses valley Galaat M’gouna. 345 KM.
Day 2: Dades – Todra Gorges – Oasis tinghir – Merzouga – Camel Ride.
Visit the dades valley and Tinghir to see Todra Gorges, the highest gorges in Morocco, 20 meters wide and over 300 meters high, going for a 20-minute hike. So, Todgha Gorge is canyon in the eastern part of the High Atlas Mountains and is famous for rock climbing in Morocco. In addition, we continue on the Customized Morocco trip to arrive at the edge of the sand dunes of Merzouga. After that, you will ride a camel crossing Erg Chebbi dunes, with a camel guide, and sleep in a nomadic tent in the camp with a luxury or standard options. Therefore, tents are well equipped with blankets, mattresses and cushions. So, the Bedouin people are friendly and will play music around camp fire. Thus, you will enjoy an overnight stay under the stars; experience the real desert of Merzouga. 265 KM.
Day 3: Merzouga – Alnif – Draa valley – Ouarzazate – Marrakech.
We will wake up early to enjoy the rest of our 3 days trip watching the sunrise. In addition, we will have breakfast and ride camels back to city centre). Therefore, we will drive back to Marrakech through Draa valley and Agdez. Moreover, it was founded in 1449 by the Tuareg. In other words, once in Ouarzazate, feel free to ask your driver to stop at the film Studios if you wish. Then, our desert tour will continue back to Marrakech and ended around 19:00. 565 KM.
2 – 3 pax / 285 € per person.
4 – 6 pax / 155 € per person.
7 – 12 pax / 125 € per person.
- English Speaking (unless specified language).
- Transport in 4X4 or a Minivan.
- Pick up / off at your accommodation.
- Small Group Size.
- Avoiding Shooping.
- Camel ride / overnight stay in desert.
- Dinners & Breakfasts (first and second day).
- Ait ben Haddou Kasbah.
- Todra Oasis / Gorges / Hiking.
- Lunchs, Drinks (unless specified).
- Personal Expenses.
- Tips (optional).
What to bring:
- Phone charges.
- Warm clothes.