Marrakesh To Merzouga Desert Tour

Itinerary Outline

DAY 1 -  Marrakech - Atlas Mountains - Ait Ben Haddou - Ouarzazate - Roses & Dades Valley

we will start around 08:00 from Marrakech to Dades valley, crossing the high Atlas mountains and Tizi-n-Tichka pass with far-reaching views across the mountains, to the traditional High Atlas old Berber villages, and then we will continue to visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, you will have lunch near the old Kasbah, after that we will continue to Ouarzazate city where you will visit the Kasbah Taourirt and the Atlas studios, after this visit we continue to Dades Gorges though Roses and Dades Valley, we will spend the night in a riad/hotel in Dades Gorges.

DAY 2 - Dades - Todra Gorges - Jorf - Erfoud - Merzouga (Camel Ride & Night in Desert)

Wake up early morning if you want watch the sunrise in the mountains then start the tour after the breakfast and shower at the hotel in Dades Gorges, we will start the 2nd day of our 3 days tour crossing mountains and the Berber villages along the way, we will walk through Todra Gorges then we continue to Tenhir, Tinjdad, Jorf and then to Erfoud where we will feel the beginning of the Saharan Oasis of Tafilalet then we continue to a Hotel in Merzouga, after relaxing few minutes you will take some of your luggage in small bags (the necessary for the night in the desert) and leave the other luggage in the hotel. We will ride camels through the desert dunes  on a desert adventure crossing the Erg Chebbi sand dunes, this will be a great opportunity to take pictures of the sunset & sunrise in dunes. when we reach the desert camp we will leave the camels and we will walk to the highest sand dune for Sand boarding and to watch the sunset, we will spend the night in a desert  camp (Berber nomad tents) with Berber drums music in the middle of the Sahara.

DAY 3 - Merzouga - Er rissani - Alnif - Agdz - Atlas Mountains - Marrakech

On the last day of this tour, we will wake you up early morning to watch the sunrise in the dunes  and sand boaring then we ride the camels back to Merzouga, after the breakfast and taking a shower at the Hotel, we will start our tour back to Marrakech trough different areas and different old Berber villages (Er-rissani, Alnif, Tazarine, N'kob) until we get to the same road back to Marrakech, we will arrive to Marrakech in evening/night.

Includes & Excludes

What's included

 - Pick up and drop off at the airport/riad/hotel or any location you prefer
 - Comfortable Private transport with air-condition SUV or a Van
 - Professional Driver
 - English Speaking Tour Guide
 - Sand boarding in Dunes
 - Camel trekking

What's not included

  - Flight tickets
  - Drinks
  - lunches

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