4 Days Tour From Marrakech To Merzouga Erg Chebbi dunes; During this tour, we will discover Merzouga and Erg Chebbi dunes. We will give you the day to day itinerary. And we will give you an idea of this trip from Marrakech to Merzouga Erg chebbi dunes. Discovery of the landscapes of the south Morocco oases, palm groves, kasbahs, Draa valley. As well as the activities that you will enjoy during this tour from Marrakech: Camel trekking in Erg chebbi dunes, night in Merzouga desert camp…
4 Days Tour From Marrakech To Merzouga Erg Chebbi dunes
Day 1 : Marrakech – Ait Ben Haddou – Valley Of The Roses – Dades Valley
Meeting at 8h00 a.m with your driver at your riad / Hotel. Depart from Marrakech to Dades valley, through the Tizi- N-Tichka pass (2260m) in the High Atlas Mountains. From Marrakech to Ouarzazate, you will enjoy the scenic road, beautiful landscapes. With different colors and the Berber villages along the way. You will then have free time here to visit the old Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou Kasbah as it has been named by UNESCO You will Enjoy a walk to explore the traditional Moroccan style of architecture in which the Kasbahs are built, and have lunch. Afterwards, you go further south east to the green Dades valley and the city of roses via the fascinating Skoura . Dinner and overnight in Dades valle.
Day 2 : Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Merzouga Desert
After breakfast, departure from your hotel in Dades valley at 8 a.m., taking the road of 1000 kasbahs drive around the colorful Berber villages of the Dades valley. 45 km further, you will get to Tineghir with it’s beautiful palm grove and Jewish quarter. You continue to Todra Gorges (Todgha), free time to go on trek along the canyons of about 300m high, a favorite place for rock climbers. Afterwards you will leave to Erg Chebbi dunes in Merzouga Sahara desert and you will have time for lunch on the way before you arrive to Erfoud.
Erg Chebbi sand dunes:
Then we’ll head for the Erg Chebbi sand dunes.will be toward the 16.00 h we go to ride the camels who are waiting to take us on an adventure in the sahara,of the sunset and,when we arrive at the camp dinner and fire with drums music in the middle of the Sahara,this is a great opportunity to take lovely pictures, we will spend the night in nomad tents.
Day 3 : Merzouga – Rissani – Draa Valley – Ouarzazate
Early morning, you will wake up to enjoy the sunrise over the dunes of Erg Chebbi, followed by breakfast in the camp the camel trek back to the hotel at the dune line for a quick shower. We drive to Rissani, a small Saharan town in southeast of Morocco, here we can stop to visit a fossil workshop before we continue to Agdez and Draa valley junction where we head north to Ouarzazate after crossing the small volcanic Atlas Mountains. Dinner and overnight in Ouarzazate.
Day 4 : Ouarzazate – Atlas Mountaines – Marrakech
After breakfast, we can enjoy a visit of cinema sets & studios located in Ouarzazate which is known as Hollywood of Africa. Afterwards we will visit the universal Heritage Site of Ait Benhaddou Kasbah as it has been named by UNESCO in 1987. Ait Benhaddou is the World Heritage site that has been used as a backdrop for more than 20 films including “Gladiator” “Indiana Jones” and “Lawrence of Arabia”. Enjoy a walk to explore the traditional Moroccan style of architecture in which the Kasbahs are built. We continue our way to Marrakesh through the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi n’Tichka pass. Break for lunch in the middle of the Atlas Mountains. Drop off at your Marrakech Riad/Hotel.
Included on your tour :
- Pick up and drop off in Arrival City (at your hotel , airport or any other place)
- Private transfer by comfortable air conditioned 4×4 vehicle
- Experienced English/French speaking guide / driver
- Camel ride in desert
- Overnight at a camp
- Breakfast and dinner
NOT included on your private tour :
- Lunch / drinks consumed during the tour
- Plane ticket to and from Morocco
- Entry fees to monuments / museums.
- All that isn’t mentioned in itinerary