About this Marrakech desert tour

For 3 days and 2 nights, take an exciting trip from Marrakech to Merzouga desert, this adventure will capture the wonders of the atlas mountains, the Dades gorges, Berber villages and the Sahara desert of Erg-Chebbi.

Day 1:Marrakech - Atlas mountains - Tizi N'Tichka - Ait Benhaddou - Ouarzazate - Dades Gorges

We will start our desert tour from Marrakech to Dades Gorges across the atlas mountains, where you will experience traditional Berber villages. Our Marrakech desert tour includes visits to Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, a UNESCO World Heritage site, we'll stop for lunch in Ait Ben Haddour or Ouarzazate, Then we continue to visit Kasbah Taourirts, and the atlas studios. Afterwards we will continue our tour to Dades gorges through roses and Dades valley. We will spend a comfortable night in Dades gorges at a hotel, which includes dinner & breakfast.

Day 2: Tingher - Todra Gorges - Tinjdad - Erfoud - Merzouga (Camel ride & Night in desert)

Today we'll start our trip from Dades gorges to the Sahara desert of Merzouga. On the way to the Merzouga desert you will view an endless stream of beautiful places as a Berber villages, Todra Gorges ,Tingher , Tinjdad ( we'll stop for lunch in Tinjdad ) then continue to Jorf, and Erfoud ( beginning of the Saharan oasis of Tafilalet ), and then we continue to Merzouga desert. At Merzouga you'll have a room in a hotel to leave some of your luggage and for the shower next day when you back from the desert, After a minutes of relaxing and have some tea, then we go to cross the Sahara sand dunes of Erg-Chebbi by camels, you'll ride the camels for 1H:30MIN, on the way to the camp by camels you'll stop to watch the sunset, take some pictures and to enjoy the sandboarding in the dunes, you'll spend the night in desert camp and after the dinner you'll enjoy a berber music ( drums ) as you can also walk to the dunes to watch the stars before you go bed.

Day 3: Camel riding back to Merzouga - Atlas mountains - Marrakech

In the early morning your camel tour guide will wake you up to witness the beautiful sunrise, then we will ride the camels back to Merzouga, you'll have breakfast and shower at the hotel, then we drive back to Marrakech trough different areas Alnif, Tazarine, N'kob until Ouarzazate where we will use the same road back to Marrakech.

Is this Desert excursion best for me?

Tour style: Adventure, Enjoying, overnight, relaxing

Service level:professional

Trip size: Medium group


Trip detail

What's included?

  • Pick up from your Hotel, Airport
  • Private car with AC
  • Driver / Guide English speaking
  • Fuel
  • Accommodations (breakfast and dinner included)
  • Camel ride (Camel each)
  • 1 night in the desert camp (breakfast and dinner included)
  • Sand boarding

What's excluded?

  • Lunches
  • Beverages
  • Personal Expenses
  • Tips for guide,drivers,waiters
  • Travel insurance


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