3 Days Desert Tour from Marrakech. Contemplate the infinite spaces of the Sahara Desert
On this 3-day desert tour from Marrakech you will visit the Merzouga Dunes, Dadès, and Draa Valley on this 3-day tour of authentic life in southern Morocco. Contemplate the infinite spaces of the Sahara Desert and the spectacular heights of the High Atlas Mountains. Note that this tour is possible in 3 days however we recommend this tour in 4 days.
Marrakech, Imlil in the Atlas Mountains, Sahara Desert in Zagora & Merzouga.
Graduated guides from CFAMM & from Royal Moroccan Federation of Skiing & Mountaineering.
Toubkal national park, Tassaouete valley, Roses valley, Jabel Saghro & Sahara desert.
Multi languages : drivers, chefs, mules men. First aiders, Health & Safety, Food hygiène.
Pick up at 8:30am from your hotel or Riad in Marrakech. Heading south from Marrakech to Ouarzazate and Dades Gorge, crossing the dramatic landscapes and scenery of high Atlas Mountains via tizi n Tichka 's pass (2260m above sea level) the highest road pass in Morocco while enjoying superb views of the mountains and of the Berber Villages on the way. Stop for tour in the World heritage site of Ait Benhaddou. Pass through Ouarzazate and continues our itinerary along the Road of One Thousand Kasbahs passing the Skoura palm groves Oasis and the Valley of the Roses. Arrive Dades Gorges walk in the tranquility of the mountains and take a moment to enjoy the lifestyle of the Berbers isolated by the mountain. Stay overnight at a hotel in Dades Gorge.
After breakfast, there will be enough time for a walk by Dades River to discover the area. Transfer from Dades Gorge to Merzouga via Tinerhir town, continuing to Todra Gorge (the highest oasis valley gorge in Morocco). Lunch will be here and depart to Merzouga. Arrive into Merzouga town where your guide and camels will be waiting to carry you across the great sand dunes of Erg Chebbi where you will take a camel ride for about one hour and a half in order to get to your Bivouac Tent. Dinner accompanied by rhythms of drums and songs of nomad people of Morocco Sahara.
Wake up early to greet the new day and to witness the spectacle of the sunrise over the dunes of Erg Chebbi in the heart of the golden sand dunes of Merzouga. After a typical breakfast, return across the desert on your camels to shower in Hotel. Direct transfer from Merzouga dunes to Marrakech via Tazarine and the Draa valley, Agdez and Ouarzazate. You will have free time for lunch on the way before you continue to Marrakech, where your trip ends. You will cross again the Tizi N'Tichka pass and the Berber villages between Ouarzazate and Marrakech. drop off at your riad/hotel in Marrakech.
Pickup & drop off service
Air-conditioned minivan or 4WD car
English speaking driver
Overnight accommodation in Dades Gorge (private room)
Overnight accommodation in a traditional desert camp (private tents)
Local guide in Ait Ben Haddou
Breakfast and dinner.
No Shopping strops
Tips & personal expanses.
Soft & alcoholic drinks
Lunch and Drinks
Entrance fees to monuments