Marrakech Sahara Tour
Marrakech Sahara Tour in 4 days – Dunes and Kasbahs
Marrakech Sahara tour is a Marrakech tour in which you’ll discover the charm of the south passing by the 1001 kasbahs road heading to the fabulous sand dunes of Merzouga.
Marrakech Sahara tour 4 days itinerary:
Marrakech Sahara tour 1st day: Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Dades valley
After finding you at your riad/hotel in Marrakesh we will set off for the Dades Gorges. Passing through Tizi-n-Tishka in the high Atlas Mountains, then we step down to visit the UNESCO World heritage Site of Ait Ben Haddou which has also been the backdrop for many films including Lawrence of Arabia, Gladiator and Alexander. After lunch we’ll enjoy the beautiful natural landscapes and historical monuments of Taourirt Kasbah in Ourzazate and the Valley of the Roses, famous for its annual Festival of Roses.
Afterwards, We’ll also pass through the Berber villages of El Kelaa des M’Gouna and Boumalene du Dades residing by the Valley of dades.
Marrakech Sahara Tour 2nd day: Dades Valley – Todra Gorges – Merzouga Dunes
Checking out Boumalene Dades, we will head to Merzouga passing through the Berber village of Tinghir and stopping in the Todra Gorges, where the cliffs are as high as 600m and only 10m wide. 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 your camel trekking. You will have a short rest with tea, then your luggage will be left in safe rooms at the hotel. The 90 minute camel trek will take you to a Nomadic camp in the middle of the Erg Chebbi sand dunes, the highest in North Africa.
The camp consists of a chain of tents equipped with mattresses and linen, a restaurant, a kitchen and toilet. During evening, you will have dinner and entertainment performed by Local staff around the camp fire.
Marrakech Sahara Tour 3rd: Merzouga – Tazzarine – Ouarzazate
Before sunrise, you will be woken up to climb the sand dunes for fantastic sceneries, we will then make our way back to the hotel for showers and breakfast before we continue our journey to Ouarzazate on alternative route, passing through Alnif, Tazzarine, Nkob, and the Draa Valley. We will spend the night in a guest house in Ouarzazate.
Marrakech Sahara Tour Tour 4th: Ouarzazate – Marrakech
After breakfast, we we will visit Kasbah Taourirt in case we weren’t able to do so the first day, we continue to Marrakech, passing through the spectacular High Atlas mountains, where Lunch is likely to take place, On arriving Marrakech, we will drop you off at your riad/hotel.
- A comfy 4wd , fuel costs.
- An English Speaking driver.
- One night in Boumalne Dades” on HB”.
- One night in Erg Chebbi Dunes “on HB”.
- One night in Ouarzazate “on HB”
- Camel Trekking in Erg Chebbi Dunes.
- Lunches, Drinks, Snacks, Entrances & flights .