Marrakech Desert Tours

Brief itinerary﹕

*Enjoy Atlas mountains and Tizi n Tichka on this Marrakech Desert Tours

*Visit Ait Benhaddou and film studios in Ouarzazat

*Explore Dades and Todra gorges with optional trek (if time allows)

*Experience Sahara desert in Merzouga

*Enjoy camel trek in desert

*Visit Erfoud and Rissani

DAY 1 : MARRAKECH – AIT BENHADDOU – DADES VALLEY :

In the morning, your driver will pick you up from your hotel in Marrakech to start your trip towards the sahara. During the trip we will pass by Tizi ‘n’ Tichka known as the highest pass in the atlas mountains, of course we will stop to take some beautiful pictures. Then, we will continue through berber village, in which you will discover their way of lives. Furhermore, you will learn how the argan oil is made by women. Next, we will visit the largest kasbah in Morocco Ait Ben Haddou, which is declared by the UNESCO historical site. you will be amazed by its dwellings which are made from mud. Then, we will lunch at the kasbah and continue to Ouarzazate via the dades gorges, which offers many opportunities of doing some photography. Arriving to Ouarzazate, which is known as Hollywood of Morocco. Then, we will continue through the kasbahs road to reach “Kalaat Mgouna”, in which you will see the natural bottles of water roses which is used for beauty and health. Finally, we will pass the night in Dades gorges in a hotel.

DAY 2 : DADES – TODRA GORGES – MERZOUGA CAMEL TREK:

Next morning, we will continue our tour after breakfast. Discovering the Dades valley with its deep rock canyons known as “the monkey toes”.Then, we will leave the Dades valley to Todgha valley passing through tinghir. Upon arrival, the deep red cliff, which you are going to walk through, will make you feel walking of 300m deep under the ground. Furthermore, it offers many opportunities for climbing lovers to practice their favourite sport. Then, we will continue our Marrakech Desert Tours, Merzouga desert. Passing through Erfoud the fossils city and Rissani. Finally, we will arrive to the gate of the desert, where you will find the camels waiting for you. You will be guided by an expert to the heart of the desert to watch the stunning sunset. then, you will dine and sleep in berber tents between the Sahara dunes.

DAY 3 : MERZOUGA – DRAA VALLEY – MARRAKECH :

This is the last day of your saharan cultural trip. We recommend you to wake up a little bit early to watch  the sunrise, which gives beautiful colors in the sand. Then, we will trek back to Merzouga village by camels. After breakfast, we will continue our Marrakech Desert Tours, to Marrakech. But first we will pass through Ouarzazate, the Moroccan Hollywood to see the film studios. Then, we will pass through Tizi ‘n’ Tichka , enjoying the beauty of the plateau of the last time. Arriving to Marrakech in the late afternoon, where your driver will transfer you to your hotel or the airport.

Included﹕

*Pick up and drop off from your hotel

*Transport for tour from Marrakech in comfortable air-conditioned 4×4 vehicle

*Experienced English speaking driver/guide

*Camel trek to reach the desert camp (1 camel per person)

*Accommodation in hotel / riad / then desert camp in desert tents

*1 Night in the Sahara desert dunes with dinner and breakfast

Not included﹕

*Drinks and lunches

*Plane ticket to and from Morocco

*Tips and what’s not mentioned in the Tour from Marrakech