This 3 days Marrakech desert tour to Merzouga is our most popular Morocco desert tour departing every day from Marrakech and it is perfect for those who want to discover the deep Morocco Sahara desert and don’t mind long hours driving (especially in the third day ). The tour is rich in scenery, You will never be bored as you will be busy admiring one scene after another. The dramatic landscape change is amazing. From the fertile Haouz planes around Marrakech, to the High Atlas Mountains, then to various valley and oases, and at the end, rocky plateaus followed by the breath taking Erg Chebbi sand dunes.
Our 3 Days Marrakech Merzouga Desert tour, allow you to experience camel trekking and an adventure in the sand dunes, we will spend the night in an equipped camp site in the middle of the Sahara! This is a great opportunity to take lovely pictures of the sunset and sunrise. In addition to experience the sand boarding and many other activities. The end tour in Marrakech.
3 Days Marrakech Merzouga Desert tour
Day 1 : Marrakech – Ait Ben Haddou Kasbahs – Dades Gorges :
Our 3 Days Marrakech Merzouga Desert tour will begin from your riad/hotel in Marrakech to Dades Gorge which take around 8 hours drving with stops and visits along the way. We’ll drive through Tizi-n-Tichka pass (2260m) in the high Atlas Mountains where you will have opportunity to take some perfect landscape photos. We will visit Ksar Ait Ben Haddou kasbahs which is recognized by UNESCO as a world patrimony. It is also the best place for famous cinema directors, where many interntional movies filmed such as ( Game of Throne, Gladiator…). Lunch will be surved in local resturant in the Kasbah, then we will drive to Ouarzazate with option to visit the Atlas Studios and Taourirt Kasbah. We continue towards natural landscapes the “Roses Valley”, famous for its rose water, and artisanal distillation factories.
Upon arrival at Boumalne Dades, Following Dades River on a tiny road passing by different fortified Kasbahs located on the side of the road to Dades Gorge. Overnight in an authentic hotel/riad including bed, dinner, and breakfast.
Day 2: Dades Gorge – Todra Gorge – Rissani – Camel trekking in Merzouga :
After breakfast at your hotel in Dades Valley, our journey today will start today with a drive the Oasis of Tinghir, where we will deviate to a minor road driving along Todra Valley till we reach Todra Gorges which are currently one of the most popular rock climbing destinations in Morocco. you may have a walk between their huge rock walls, you might even discover some rustic Berber villages where you can enjoy a cup of tea with the nomads of this region. We continue to Rissani, famous for its dates market, and being a starting point of the ancient trading caravans crossing the Sahara desert to Tomboctou. Lunch will be served here in Rissani testing the berber Pizza cooked in traditional oven. After, we will continue to Merzouga driving through some rocky desert landscape. Meet our camel caravan, and ride your camels through the amazing color-changing sand dunes with the sunset in the horizon as a backdrop. We reach our Sahara desert camp before darkness.
After some time to admire the sand dunes and the surrounding landscapes, get ready for a Moroccan dinner served under the stars next to the campfire. Late at night, local nomads hosts will be entertaining you with their drums, and singing the local songs. Overnight in Berber camp including bed, dinner, and breakfast.
Day 3 : Merzouga – Marrakech :
Wake up early to see the spectacular sunrise, where the colour of the dunes and the play of shadows are an awesome sight. after having breakfast, get ready to come back either by camels or jeeps to the edge of the sand dunes where the driver is waiting you. Then we leave Sahara back to Marrakech via Draa Valley, Agdez, Ouarzazat, and Kasbahs along the way. Finally we reach Marrakech and we drop you off at your hotel/riad.
Please, if the itineraries we offer do not match what you are looking for, send us a message describing what you want and we will prepare the trip to your needs and requirements.
End tour: Morocco Sahara Desert Tour Marrakech Merzouga 3 Days.
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– Professional driver/guide speaking English
– Air-conditioned Car
– Authentic hotel/riad in Dades Gorge ( bed, dinner, and brekfast)
– Berber camp (Bed, Dinner, breakfast)
– Camel trekking
– Sand boarding, Campfire…
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– Lunches, Tips…