This 4-day tour from Marrakech to the desert of Merzouga is a great way to explore the Sahara. You’ll get a chance to ride a camel across the Sahara, sleep under the stars and meet the Berber people. Morocco is one of the most beautiful and exotic countries in Africa. This itinerary of 4 days is designed to see some of the most important sites in Morocco.
Welcome to Marrakech! Nicknamed “Red City”. After a great meeting with your Guide, leave the busy city towards the High Atlas mountain. You’ll discover the beauty of Moroccan mountains on a long drive before a quick stop at the top for a glass of mint tea, Continuing your trip to the famous kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou the largest Kasbah in Morocco (a UNESCO World Heritage site), The Kasbah is a group of earthen buildings surrounded by high walls, it is a traditional pre-Saharan habitat. You will have free time to explore the whole area and take lovely photos. Lunch will be there.
Leaving for Ouarzazate, known as the gate to the Desert. The climate becomes Saharan as well. Visit the popular atlas film studio where many famous films were filmed out there. As you continue on towards the town of Dades valley you will pass through roses valley, Once you arrive you will spend the night in a comfortable hotel.
Today you will drive to your final destination, Morocco Sahara desert. Along the way to Todra Gorges, a majestic Oasis in the Darra region, You will have the opportunity to admire the Todra river surrounded by 300m rocks. Take free time to walk near the river before leaving for the desert town of Rissani, know of its fossils, and visit a local workshop to see how they transformed it into real decoration.
As you near the Morocco desert you will continue your road to Erg Chebbi, drop off at your lovely Hotel near dunes for your 1st night in the desert.
After a great night at your hotel, Today you will take the adventure to discover the whole Sahara and Merzouga town doing your own unique activities. Visiting the local markets, Meeting local Berbers, take 4×4 on sand dunes drive with an experienced driver. you can’t miss eating Berber pizza.
Later on the day, your camels will be waiting for you for 1h riding on the heart of dunes. taking lovely pictures, enjoying the spectacular atmosphere with the beauty of the sunset. Arriving at your luxury desert camp. dinner will be served to you. overnight.
Wake up early to catch the sunrise, Return by your single private camel to Hotels leaving camps behind us. Eat Breakfast, take a quick shower. Take your 4×4 to return to Marrakech. travel through Darra valley, and Ouarzazate making stops to see the beautiful landscapes. Arriving in Marrakech in the evening. drop off at your accommodation. The end of your 4 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga Desert.September, 2023
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