This 4 Days from Marrakech to Merzouga desert. Exploring Ait Benhaddou kasbah, Ouarzazate, Also, Skoura, Dades gorges, Todra Gorges, spend the magic night in Sahara desert camp at Merzouga, the end tour in Marrakech.
4 Days from Marrakech to Merzouga desert
Day1: Marrakech – Tizi -N-Tichka – Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate – Dades Valley :
On the first day of the 4 days tour from Marrakech to the Merzouga desert. Firstly we will pick up you from your hotel/riad/ bus station. After that, we will start our journey from Marrakech to Dades Gorges. Across the Tizi-n-Tichka Atlas pass, with far-reaching views across the mountains, to the traditional High Atlas Berber village of Telouet. Afterward, we will continue to Ait Benhaddou to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Benhaddou, a spectacular fortified village (Kasbah). You’ll take your lunch at Ait Benhaddou or Ouarzazate and continue to Dades valley, we will spend the night in a riad/hotel in Dades gorges
Day 2: Dades Valley – Todra Gorges – Tinjdad – Erfoud – Merzouga :
After breakfast, we go from Dades gorges to the Erg Chebbi Sahara desert in Merzouga. Then, Berber villages are scattered along the way, we’ll pass through Tinjdad, Jorf, and Erfoud in which we’ll feel the beginning of the Saharan oasis of Tafilalet. Then, we will continue to Merzouga, after relaxing a few minutes in Merzouga.
Next, we will go to ride the camels who are waiting to take us on an adventure in the sand dunes. After that, we will spend the night in a camp (Nomad Berber tents) with drums music in the middle of the Sahara desert, this is a great opportunity to take lovely pictures of the sunset and sunrise, when we arrive at the camp we go to a high dune to see the sunset, we will spend the night in nomad tents.
Day 3: Camel Trekking Back To Merzouga – Berber Villages – Ouarzazate :
On the third day of the 4 days trip from Marrakech to the Sahara desert. we are going to travel to Ouarzazate. After watching the sunrise in the desert, we go back on the camels to Merzouga after breakfast and take shower in Hotel. Then, start our journey to Ouarzazate through the Berber villages of the atlas mountains ( Tinjdad, Todra gorges, Boumalene Dades )we arrive at Ouarzazate in the evening/night.
Day 4: Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – High Atlas Mountains – Back To Marrakech :
Leaving Ouarzazate in the Morning, we will visit the UNESCO protected site of Ait Ben Haddou. A most impressive Kasbah and well-preserved fortress in Morocco. Not to mention, many movies were filmed here such as Gladiator. After that, we leave Ait Ben Haddou and start heading towards the majestic Atlas Mountains. Then, we cross the High Atlas Mountains via the highest road pass in Morocco Tizi Tichka 2260m high offering impressive views of valleys, mountains, and many Berber villages nearby. Eventually, we will arrive in the evening, and the end tour: 4 days from Marrakech to Merzouga desert.
The price Inclusions of the 4 days from Marrakech to Merzouga :
- Tour in 4×4 vehicle/minibus with A/C
- Hotel overnight stays (breakfast & dinner included)
- 1 night in desert camp
- Camel ride