Marrakech Sahara tour 3 Days to Merzouga desert

Day 1: Marrakech – Ouarzazate – Dades Valley

We will pick you up at 8am o clock in summer time ( winter time at 9 Am o  clock) , then travel over the Tizi n’Tichka Pass (2260m/7414 f) where you visit enjoy superb views of the mountains and of the Berber villages on the way. Stop for lunch and tour in the World heritage site of Ait Benhaddou. (This famous kasbah was used as a backdrop for more than 20 films.) cross through Ouarzazate and continue towards the Valley of Roses and the Dades valley, Skoura oasis with its authentic 17 century kasbah, the valley of a thousand Kasbahs and the Dades Gorge . Stay overnight at a hotel.

Day 2: Dades – Todra Gorges – Merzouga Dunes (Erg Chebbi)

After breakfast, departure from your hotel in Dades valley will be at 8 a.m., you will take the road of 1000 kasbahs drive around the colorful Berber villages of the Dades valley. After the first 45 km , you will get to Tineghir with its beautiful palm grove and Jewish quarter. You continue to Todra Gorges (Todgha), free time to go on a trek along the canyons of about 300m high, a favorite place for rock climbers. Afterwards you will leave to Erg Chebbi dunes Merzouga Sahara desert and you will have time for lunch on the way before you arrive in Erfoud. Then we are going head for the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. We get deeper into the desert landscape, until the dunes disappear in the middle of nowhere. A sunset camel ride will get you to the camp. Spend the night in the bivouac at Merzouga Sahara dunes under nomadic tents or outside under the shooting stars. Play drums with the camel drivers. You will have dinner and stay overnight in Merzouga Sahara desert camp.

Day 3: Merzouga – Marrakech

We will wake you up you early in the morning to watch the sunrise in the dunes. Then we ride the camels back to Merzouga . After breakfast and having taken a shower at the Hotel, we start our journey back to Marrakech through different areas and different Berber villages Alnif , Tazarine , N’kob until Ouarzazate , where we will use the same road back to Marrakech. We arrive late at night.

The price includes:

  • Tour in 4×4 vehicle/minibus
  • Driver/Guide
  • Fuel
  • Hotel overnight stays, Breakfast & Dinner
  • Camel riding sunset and sunrise
  • 1 night in desert camp&berber tents

Not included: Hotel Marrakech, Flight-lunch, Drinks/Beverages

(Price on request)