Overview of the tour :
A rich tour to the Moroccan Sahara desert where you will discover a new world and see a lot of amazing things within a short period of time. this tour will allow you see the fortified Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou . You will enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the magnificent Atlas Mountains Along the way. You will also appreciate the sunrises and sunsets over the golden Sahara dunes of Erg Chebbi and Merzouga. The real Moroccan Sahara desert lies here in Erg chebbi and Merzouga village just 20 km from the border, a place where your eyes catch nothing but a long, spacious view of the Golden Sahara dunes. Panoramic views that words cannot describe, views that will touch your soul.
Tour schedule :
Day1 : Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Gorges of Dades.
The tour begins from Marrakech and head to the gorges of Dades via the Tizi-n’Tichka pass (2260m). on the road, you will get to see the famous Kasbahs of Ait Benhaddou (see day trip here ), built on a hill in the Ounilla valley, considered as a world heritage by the UNESCO, and along the road, to Dades also called « the road of thousand Kasbahs », you will enjoy the views of the valley of roses and the multiple palm groves and fig trees, which distinguishes it from its sister valley, the dry valley of Draa. Dades valley has a pretty wild landscape with snow on side on the top of Atlas Mountains, and semi-desert on the other side, the silence and savage will make you feel like you are on the grand canyon in the USA. Spend the night in Dades.
Day2 : Gorges of Dades – Tinghir (Gorges Toudra) – Merzouga.
After breakfast and a visit of the gorges, we will continue on the road of colorful Berber villages of the Dades valley to get to Tinghir with its beautiful palm grove in the middle of Todra or Todgha oasis. We head on to our last destination in the heart of the Moroccan desert: Erg Chebbi dunes. Once you arrive to the dunes of Erg Chebbi, Camels will be waiting for you, they are best way to fully appreciate the sunset and get to the camp oasis. The night in the bivouac at Merzouga golden dunes under nomadic tents or outside under shooting stars is a soul refreshing experience. You can play drums with the cameliers sitting around the desert fire.
Day3 : Merzouga – Tazzarine – Agdz – Ouarzazate – Marrakech.
After a good night sleep, you wake up early to witness the majestic sunrise and the play of the shadows over the golden dunes of Merzouga, an experience that moves the soul and leave carved memories of a divine creation. A brief relaxation while having breakfast follows, before we hit the road back to Marrakech.
Flexibility note :
Our tour schedule is not a rigid set of plans to be followed mechanically. We can customize the tour for you. Any component can be adjusted – Activities, distance, Hotels and destinations to meet your personal requirement and wishes. For further information about this Contact us on (E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone Number: +212 670-414675)
Our prices guidelines :
The price depends mainly on :
• The kind of vehicle used for the tour
• English & French speaking drivers
• Number of travellers
• The number of professional guides accompanying the tour
• Pick up/drop off point
• The type of accommodation: we offer ranges of accommodation varying from mid-range, Riads to 5 stars hotel
• Camel rides
• Desert camps
• hotels and bivouacs
Included in the tour :
• Private vehicle 4×4 car.
• English & French speaking drivers throughout the tour.
• Professional guide
• Free Time to explore the sites and snap some photos.
• Pick up and drop off at your accommodation in Marrakech
• Camel rides
• Overnight in a camp
Not included in the tour :
• fees to enter monuments