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Sahara Desert Experience Tour

Sahara Desert Experience – Escape to the wild Sahara Desert in south Morocco

Sahara Desert Experience Tour Highlights:

  • Enjoy the splendid landscapes of the high & atlas Mountains
  • Explore the heritage village of Ait Ben Haddou and Kasbah of Amridil
  • Explore the splendid landscapes of Dades valley and the wonderful gorges of Todra
  • Experience camel riding over the impressive dunes of Erg Chebbi and spend night in nomadic tent
  • Live an exotic off-Roading adventure in the wild Sahara Desert
  • Enjoy the mesmerizing sceneries and landscapes of Draa Valley

 

Sahara Desert Experience Tour details:

1st Day: Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou Kasbah – Dades Valley

After breakfast at your Hotel/Riad, Our staff will be picking you up and start your sahara desert experience tour by leaving towards the Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou through the Tizi-n-Tichka (2260m) and the High Atlas Mountains where you have a pause to admire and enjoy the beautiful landscapes and panoramas of the high Atlas mountains before arriving at  Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah where was filmed historical and famous movies such as Gladiator, Mummy, Babel and recently Game of Thrones.
lunch will be somewhere near the Kasbah. Then continue your journey to the african Hollywood Ouarzazate, The city of studios, Later we you join Skoura and visit the kasbah Amridil. Then continue towards the Dades Gorges through Kelaa, Boumalne and the Dades Valley. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

2nd Day: Dades Valley – Todra Gorges – Sahara Desert

leaving Boumalene Dades after breakfast, we will head to Merzouga passing through the Berber village of Tinghir and the Todra Gorge where the canyons dominate the skyline. We will then pass through several towns along the route, stopping for lunch at either Tinjdad, or Rissani in Tafilalet region, famous for serving the Berber pizza. After lunch we will make our way to Merzouga to start our camel trek. You will have a short rest with tea, then your luggage will be left in safe rooms at the hotel.

Arrive to Merzouga and begin your camel trekking towards your Berber tented camp in the Middle of the dunes, Where you will be spending the night with some Berber music rhythms under Millions of stars

3rd Day: Sahara Desert Exploration Trip

A full day in the Sahara Desert is scheduled to explore the Desert features, First You’ll move to neighboring Berber village of the Sahara, called Khamlia, to listen and watch the Gnaoua music performed by local bands. Continue through to see the nomads of the desert under their tents. Then we will drive offroad to experience the wonderful Sahara sceneries. In the evening you’ll be back to your hotel where you’ll have free afternoon to chill out near the pool or ride Quads over Erg Chebbi Dunes..

4th Day: Sahara Desert – Off-Roading adventure – Zagora Desert

A whole day has been allocated to drive off-roading the beautiful Sahara Desert and its spectacular landscapes. the largest oasis in the Dra’a Valley and famous for the great variety of dates. The road will take you through Taous, south west of Erg Chebbi, Khamlia and the beautiful sceneries of Tafraoute Sidi Ali and Foum Mharech wild desert. At the end of the afternoon, we reach a hotel / riad to spend the night.

5th Day: Zagora Desert – Draa Valley – Ouarzazate

After breakfast, you take the road north along the ancient caravan route and discover the real Dra’a Valley with its huge palm trees and ancient villages. At the top of the Dra’a Valley you will stop to visit Kasbah Tamnougalte, the oldest in the area, some still lived in and some now crumbling having been abandoned to the elements. Lunch in Adgez then continue our journey to Ouarzazate where we overnight.

6th Day: Ouarzazate – High Atlas Mountains – Marrakech

After breakfast, we will set off for Marrakech, passing through the spectacular High Atlas Mountains and we will then drop you off at your riad/hotel or Airport.

 

Inclusions:

  • A comfy 4wd, fuel costs.
  • An English Speaking driver.
  • Transfert from & to the Airport
  • One night in Boumalne Dades “on HB”.
  • One night in Erg Chebbi Dunes Hotel. “on HB”
  • One night in Erg Chebbi dunes Camp. ‘’B&B’’
  • One night in Zagora ‘’B&B’
  • One night in Ouarzazate ‘’B&B’
  • Camel Trekking in Erg Chebbi Dunes.
  • Water during the journey
  • Desert Exploration and Safari Adventure

Exclusions:

  • Lunches, Drinks, Snacks,
  • Entrances & flights.
  • Tips and gratuities