4 Days Sahara Desert Tour from Marrakech to Erg Chebbi Dunes
- Tour Code: T566-7
- Level: Standard
- Type: Private tour
- Duration: 4 days
- Start city: Marrakech
- End city: Marrakech
Take our private trip from Marrakech to the desert and explore the real Morocco. Cross the Tichka pass, the highest road point. Discover a lot of berber villages and Kasbahs including Ait Benhaddou, stretch your legs in the rose valley and shop local roses products. Take some pictures in the Dades valley and Wander through the magnificent Todgha gorges, ride a camel across the dunes of Erg Chebbi while the sun setting down. Enjoy the quietness of the Sahara like nowhere else.
DAY 1: Marrakech, Ait-ben-Haddou Ksar, Rosa valley, Dades valley (340 KM)
DAY 2: Dades valley, Todgha gorges, Merzouga (252 KM)
DAY 3: Merzouga, Agdz, Ouarzazate (364 KM)
DAY 4: Ouarzazate, Marrakech (195 KM)
A member of our team will pick you up from your accommodation in Marrakech and we’ll travel to the Dades Valley via the High Atlas Mountains through the scenic Tizi n’Tichka pass. The landscape changes as we head south.We’ll arrive to Ait ben Haddou Ksar, the largest and oldest ksar in Morocco. It is a UNESCO heritage site. Several movies have been filmed here, like The Gladiator, Lawrence of Arabia, Game of Thrones and The Jewel of the Nile. Next stop will be in Ouarzazate, known as the African Hollywood to explore the movie studios and the Taourirt Kasbah before continuing to the Dades Valley via the Rose Valley. Overnight in dades valley including dinner and breakfast.
After breakfast at your hotel we’ll head to the Todghra Valley and Gorges, passing through a lots of Ksours along the way. We’ll stop for a walk in the Todghra Gorges, considered the tallest and narrowest gorges in the country, then we will carry on toward Tinjdad, where you can have lunch. Continuing toward Merzouga where you will have your camels that will drive you through the huge, golden, sand dunes , deep into the heart of the desert where you can catch the fabulous view of the sun setting over the desert dunes. later you will spend your night in the camp , enjoying the Berber ambiance , drumming around camp fire and sleeping under the light of thousands stars. Overnight in berber desert camp including dinner and breakfast.
Meals : Breakfast & Dinner
In the morning, your camel guide will awaken you to enjoy the spectacular sunrise over the sand dunes. This experience is considered one of the trip’s highlights.After your breakfast in the middle of the Sahara dunes, you’ll ride your camels back to the village of Merzouga. Then we will start our journey driving to Ouarzazate via Rissani where we will stop to visit its traditional market, continue on through the beautiful Draa valley with its millions trees arriving to Ouarzazate by evening. Overnight in Ouarzazate including dinner and breakfast.
Meals : Breakfast & Dinner
After your fresh breakfast we will drive towards Marrakesh again crossing the High Atlas mountains once more, down Tizi n’Tichka pass . We will arrive in late evening.
Meals : Dinner