3 Days Merzouga Desert from Marrakech
May 30, 2016
2 Days Zagoura desert from Marrakech
May 30, 2016

3 Days Desert Trips Morocco

Enjoy a full week in Southern Morocco to explore the dunes of Merzouga, one of the most beautiful landscapes in the world, and also the Berber villages.
You will cross the Valley of Roses, Atlases and gorges before finally reaching the desert. Camels take you to a Tuareg camp where a night of stars awaits you before leaving for a visit to Agdz and Ouarzazate. We will guide you from beginning to end, ensuring transport from the Medina of Marrakech and the airport. After the tour you will have a free day to visit Marrakech.

Day 1: Marrakech – Tadart-Telouet – Ait Ben Haddou -Skoura- Dades Valley.

Pickup from Marrakech at 7:00 am. We will drive for approximately 2 hours through the Atlas Mountains via the Tizi ‘n Tichka pass, stopping for photos along the way, and stopping to have breakfast. We will stop to visit the town of Telouet and its ancient 17th century kasbah.

Then, we will drive in the direction of Ouarzazate where we will visit the UNESCO protected Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah. We will have lunch here and then visit the Atlas Film Studios. Afterwards, we will drive to Skoura, a town that overlooks many other beautiful kasbahs, in the direction of the Dades Valley. The night will be spent at a hotel in the Dades Valley.

Day 2: Dades Valley – Todhra Gorge – Erfoud – Merzouga – Camel Trek – Desert Camp.

After the breakfast, we will drive to Todgha city to explore Todra Gorge, and then go to Tinjdad village where we will stop for lunch.
After lunch, we will pass through the towns of Arfoud and Rissani in the direction of Merzouga, home of Erg Chebbi, the tallest sand dunes in Morocco. We will arrive at the hotel in the late afternoon/early evening, where you will have some time to relax by the swimming pool and have Berber tea. Around 5:30pm, we will ride the camels from the hotel for about one and a half hours through the desert dunes. We will arrive at the berber tents, have some time to relax, drink
Berber tea with nomads at the camp, and go over to the dunes to watch the sunset.
Dinner will be at the camp, followed by music around the campfire.
Overnight in the Berber tent.

Day 3: Camel Trekking back to Merzouga – Berber Villages – Agdez village-Tamnougalt Kasbah.

After seeing the sunrise in the desert we go back on the camels to Merzouga After the breakfast take a shower in the Hotel. Depart from the hotel at 9:00 am toward the towns of Alnif and Tazarrine. We will stop for lunch in the town of N’kob, known for its palm groves. After lunch, we will drive to the Agdez village where we will spend the night in Tamnougalt Kasbah.

Day 4:Tamnougalt Kasbah-Taourirt Kasbah-High atlas Marrakech.

Departure will be from the hotel at 9:00 am. Our route will take us through the route of the “Thousand Kasbahs,” and a visit to the famous Glaoui Kasbah Taourirt in Ouarzazate. Then we will drive to Amerzgane Village, and stop in Aglmouss Village for a break. Finally, we will drive via the Tizi ‘n Tichka mountain pass back to Marrakech.

What’s Included:

  • Pick-up & drop off at / from your hotel, Riad or Airport
  • Transport by private vehicle with A/C
  • Driver speaking English
  • Nights accommodation
  • Riad/ hotel
  • night at the desert camp
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Camel ride ( Camel each )
  • Sand Boarding

Not Included:

  • Lunch ( It cost between 4 to 10 euro menu )
  • Drinks
  • Tips

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