1st day: Marrakech – Dades Gorges
Marrakech Merzouga tour departure will be from your hotel or Riad in Marrakesh at 7:30 AM; toward the high Atlas mountains, we will pass by Tichka mountain. We are going to leave the main road, and take the side to the Telouet Kasbah, which has been belonged to the Glaoui family, the wealthiest of the Atlas, currently, it became rubble, after its last Pasha escaped the country, following the departure of the french. After that, we will have lunch, continuing our road to visit the Unesco World heritage Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, which was used as a set for various Hollywood blockbusters. We will then continue to Ouarzazate, visiting Kasbah Taourirte. In the afternoon we will drive to Dedes Gorges, Via Skoura Kasbah of Amridil and valley roses, where we are going to have dinner at the hotel, and spend an overnight.
2nd day: Dades Gorges – Merzouga
After taking breakfast, we will drive through the 1000 kasbah road to Tinghir, where you can enjoy a walk along Todgha River banks, visiting Berber Villages, Ksours, ending up in the impressive landscapes of Todra Gorges, where we are going to have lunch, before continuing to Merzouga, passing by Tinjdada, Erfoud, until the Arrival at Erg Chebbi, you will be introduced to your camel and ride it over Dunes, in order to watch one of the most dramatic sunsets ever. Before it gets dark, we are going to drive back to our Sahara desert Camp to stay the night, where a well deserved Moroccan dinner will be served under the stars next to the campfire of Marrakech Merzouga tour, while the local Nomads are going to entertain us with their music played with their drums, while the dunes expose a great display of shooting stars.
3rd day: Merzouga – Marrakech
You will not regret waking up early in the morning, to watch the beauty of the sunrise in the Sahara Desert sand. After taking your shower and breakfast, we will drive back to West into the Dra’a Valley. It will take us along the length of the Saghro mountains via the villages of Tazarine (which was featured in the film “Bebel”), where we will have lunch. After that, we will drive back to Marrakech via Dra’a valley, and kasbah od Tamnogalte, then we will go back from the previous road again. We will return to Marrakech at the end of the Marrakech Merzouga tour, over a zigzag road and the high Atlas mountains.
Marrakech Merzouga Tour INCLUDE :
- Tour in 4×4 vehicle/minibus with A/C
- Hotel overnight stays (breakfast & dinner included)
- 1 night in the desert camp
- Camel ride
NOT INCLUDED :
NOTE: If this tour we propose does not match what you’re looking for, contact us and we will prepare a trip based on your needs and requirements.