3 Days Desert Tour From Marrakech To Merzouga Dunes

This amazing 3 days desert safari & camel trek is ideal for intrepid travelers hoping to explore Morocco away from the hustle and bustle of busy Marrakech. Visit UNESCO-listed sites and relax to traditional Moroccan music beneath star-lit Sahara Desert skies.

Duration
3 Days / 2 Nights
From
Marrakech
Departure
Everyday
Time

Highlights

  • 3 days desert safari & camel trek, the Dadès Valley and Erg Chebbi from Marrakech
  • Take a camel trek from Merzouga to Erg Chebbi and enjoy dinner under the stars at a Berber desert camp
  • Traverse the High Atlas Mountains via the magnificent Tizi-n-Tichka pass
  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Aït Benhaddou kasbah with a guide
  • Admire the Todra Gorge and follow the Dadès River to Boumalne du Dadès
  • Tour includes some meals and round-trip travel from Marrakech
  • Discover lush palm groves in the desert at Skoura

What you can expect

Spend 3 days desert safari & camel trek from Marrakech by exploring the Draa Valley and experiencing nomadic life in the desert. Trek on the back of a camel after visiting areas such as Ouarzazate and the Kasbah. With breakfast and dinner provided, as well as your accommodations, you will have an incredible journey. Discover the peace and tranquility of life in the Sahara on this private. See Africa’s majestic Atlas Mountains and watch the sun rise and set on the back of a camel.

Detailed Program

Day

Path: MARRAKECH – TIZI -N-TICHKA – AIT BENHADDOU – OUARZAZATE – DADES VALLEY

Depart approximately 8:00 am, your driver will pick you up at your hotel or from the nearest parking area if you are staying at a riad in Marrakech. Direction to dades valley crossing the High Atlas mountains through Tizi n’Tichka. The driver will make various stops so you may attain beautiful views including one at the top of the pass will arrive just after in Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah by the trail to visit the famous ksar – registered by UNESCO.After crossing Ouarzazate we will reach dades valley trough the Magoun and Skoura.We will spend the night in dades valley.

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Path: DADES GORGES – TINGHIR – TODRA GORGES – TINJDAD – ERFOUD – MERZOUGA

After seeing Dades gorges to the erg chebbi Sahara desert in Merzouga we’ll take the road through Tinjdad and Jorf. Route in the afternoon to reach the dunes of Merzouga through typical villages. You will join the bivouac by camel ride and go to a high sand dune to see the sunset. You will have a perfect view ! Tonight you will stay in Berber camp and enjoy a wonderful stars view.

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Path: CAMEL TREKKING IN MERZOUGA – RISSANI – OUARZAZATE – MARRAKECH

Watch an early sunrise before riding the camels to board your vehicle. Begin your return to Marrakesh, making stops along the way through Rissani. Visit the Taourirt Kasbah in Ouarzazate, old residence of the pasha Glaoui. Have lunch on the road as you continue to Marrakech by the Tizi N’Tichka pass. Arrive in Marrakech by the end of the afternoon your driver bring you back to your Hotel in Marrakech around 7 pm. With this amazing tour you have enjoyed the 3 days desert safari & camel trek.

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PS:

If the program of this desert tour doesn't satisfy yours needs, Morocco Holiday Packages Agency offers you the possibility to customize it.
You only have to send us a quote request with all information about what you want to experience.

What is NOT included

  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Guide
  • Entrance fees, other personal expenses and gratuities

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