5 Days Marrakesh to Merzouga desert tour will be ideal for you, where you will enjoy a full Morocco experience. This Highlight Morocco tour will take you on a wonderful journey through the high & Small Atlas Mountains, Berber Villages, Kasbahs, Gorges, Canyons, Sahara Desert (Erg Chebbi dunes), and isolated Villages. Book the 5 Days Marrakech to Merzouga (Erg Chebbi) desert trip and back to Marrakesh.
5 DAYS DESERT TOUR FROM MARRAKECH HIGHLIGHTS & PRICIN
- Drive through the high Atlas Mountains and Tizin Tichka.
- Visit Kasbah Ait ben Haddou UNESCO World Heritage .
- Visit Ouarzazate Hollywood of Morocco with Morocco’s biggest studios.
- Experience desert camping, camel riding and watch amazing sunset & sunrise.
- Enjoy a full day in the desert discovering the Erg-Chebbi zone
- Visit Todra Gorges and Oasis
- Spend night in Merzouga desert under the stars with bonfire and music entertainment
- Spend the night in a beautiful guest house in the Dades Valley.
The prices below for the 5 Days tour from Marrakech depend on the number of travelers, type of accommodations (Economy or Luxury), and the season. Please feel free to contact us anytime.
★ UPGRADE LUXURY DESERT CAMP: An extra 40 Euros per person if you want to stay in a luxury private tent in the desert with an ensuite bathroom.
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- Pick up from your accommodation
- Private A/C Transportation
- Driver -guide , fuel
- Experienced driver english speaking
- Tour in 4×4 vehicle or minibus (with air-condition)
- Stop & visit interesting places along the way
- Hotel overnight stays (breakfast & dinner included)
- Meals of midday
- Tickets to monuments
TRIP INFO :
- Duration : 5 Days & 4 NightS
- Departure : 7 / 8 Am
- Starting from : Your riad or Hotel
- Ending Location : Marrakech
ITINERARY OF 5 DAYS DESERT TOUR FROM MARRAKECH
( Marrakech >> Dades valley >> 2 Nights at Merzouga desert >> Ouarzazate >> Marrakech )
DAY 1: MARRAKECH – AIT BEN HADDOU – OUARZAZATE – DADES VALLEY
We will pick you up from your accommodation and start our desert tour from Marrakech to the Dades Valley through the Tizi-n-Tichka pass with its vast mountains landscape to Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, a beautiful fortified settlement and UNESCO World Heritage Site .
You will have your lunch in Ait Ben Haddou after visiting the Kasbah which takes about 40 minutes. After lunch, we head to Ouarzazate to visit the Atlas Studio, Kasbah Taourirt, and then through the Dades Valley through the Valley of Roses and the beautiful view of the Dades Valley and its Berber houses. We spent the night in a Berber guesthouse in the Dades Valley
DAY 2: DADES VALLEY– TODRA GORGE – MERZOUGA DESERT
This morning after breakfast we will continue to Todra gorges via Imider and Tineghir. Stopping along the way for photos and admiring the views. Arrival to Todra Gorges to enjoy its marvelous Canyons views while hiking on foot.
In the afternoon we continue to Tinejdad and have a break for lunch then to Erfoud where you will visit a local fossil craft workshop,
After that you will continue to the captivating dunes of Erg Chebbi, these dunes are called also Merzouga Dunes. Arrive to the hotel and get ready for a camel trek for an hour and half to enjoy the sunset. While on the back of your dromedary, you will continue to the camp for an overnight in traditional nomad tent.
Dinner and spend the night in a bivouac in the middle of the dunes
DAY 3: MEZOUGA VILLAGE – NOMADIC FAMILY – GNAWA MUSIC – FOSSIL SITE – OVERNIGHT IN A HOTEL
Wake up early morning to enjoy the sunrise on the top of the dune in the Sahara Desert then have your breakfast. After these beautiful moments, you will ride your camel back to the hotel where you can shower.
You will have a tour of the dunes on 4×4 allowing you to visit the black volcanic rocks of fossils, visit a nomad family living in tent, visit to Khamlia village and entertainment of their spiritual music of Gnawa, Then you will have a break for lunch in Merzouga.
After lunch you will see the canal irrigation system and have a walk on the oasis located on the foot of the dunes. Continue to your hotel for shower and relax.
Dinner and Overnight in a hotel
DAY 4: MEZOUGA VILLAGE – RISSANI – ALNIF – N’KOB – OUARZAZATE
This morning, after breakfast in the hotel, we will drive back to Ouarzazate via Rissani, Alnif, N’kob, Agdz . you will have time to invetigate the souk of Rissani, then drive to Alnif, home of trilobite.
Later we continue to N’kob for lunch. After lunch we head toward Agdez and stop for a panoramic view of the palm groves of Daraa Valley. Later we will cross Ait saoun Mountains to reach Ouarzazate.
DAY 5: OUARZAZATE – AIT BENHADDOU – HIGH ATLAS MOUNATINS – MARRAKECH
Today after breakfast in the hotel. You will have time to visit the kasbah of Taourirt then another photo stop near the atlas film studios.
After that you will visit the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou and stop for lunch in a local restaurant in the village.
In the Afternoon we will drive to Marrakech, the red city over the mountains of high Atlas passing through the Tizi N’tichka pass (2260 m in altitude).
Arrival to Marrakech and Drop off in your address.