Marrakech to Marrakech 3 days desert tour drives you through the trails of the former caravans to enjoy the spectacular lush valleys and over a hundred-year-old Kasbahs revealing your love of the great outdoors. Ride camels through the towering dunes of erg chebbi, watch the beautiful sunset over the dunes of the Sahara without missing out on the bright stars in the sky above.
we will pick you up from your riad or hotel in marrakech
1st Day: Marrakech To Dades Gorges Via Kasbah Ait Benhaddou
Today, We Drive Marrakech to Ait Ben Haddou, via the Ounila Valley. Traverse the High Atlas Mountains via the highest main road pass in Morocco, at 2260m altitude, offering stunning views and exhilarating driving. The route passes lush valleys and traditional adobe Berber villages. After the pass, we get to the gateway of the desert where we will have a visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Ben Haddou. Visit this fortified village – essentially a living museum, it is a ksar comprising numerous dwellings, and for years used as the backdrop in many international films.
Accommodations: Riad Rihana or Similar
Meals: Dinner and Breakfast
Drive Dades Valley to Merzouga, via the Todra Gorge (another striking natural canyon cleaved into the Atlas Mountains, by the Todra River). Option to stretch the legs and walk. After lunch continue to Merzouga, at the end of the sealed road, with the expanse of the Erg Chebbi dunes visible. Your driver will drop you at the meeting point with your camel caravan and you will trek on camel back for approx. 1 hour to reach your choice of desert camp (standard or luxurious) in time for sunset and home for the night in the dunes. Take an evening meal and then enjoy music and song at the campfire.
Accommodations: Sahara Magic Camp
Meals: Dinner and Breakfast
After your Breakfast, transfer back to Marrakech. Exit the desert a different way, via a dried river of Draa which is morocco’s longest valley, panoramic view of the Agdez Palm Trees then drive back to Ouarzazate. After some time at leisure for lunch, we carry on in the afternoon to Marrakech through the High Atlas Mountains. Arriving marrakech approximately at about 19h00.
we will drop you off at your riad or hotel in marrakech
What is included in 3 days 2 nights from Marrakech to Marrakech,
• 3 Days Transportation in private 4×4 with A/C or New Mini-Vans with A/C
• 1 Night Accommodation in a Moroccan Authentic Riad and 1 night in Desert camp
• Camel trekking to spend the night in a “Berber Tents” in the middle of Sahara Desert of Erg Chebbi Dunes.
• English speaking driver/ guide for the whole trip.
• Fuel for entire trip
• All other taxes
What is not included in 3 days 2 nights from Marrakech to fes,
• Drinks & Tips
Highlights of this desert trip :
Discover the gates of the Sahara Desert at Ouarzazate
Ride across the Erg Chebbi dunes on a camel
Spend the night at a Bedouin camp
See the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou
Drive across the High Atlas Mountains
Take the back roads through the Dades Canyons
Enjoy an authentic Moroccan dinner under the stars
Wear comfortable clothing for travelling and Camel ride
Available all year round
Starts and finishes in Marrakech City
Trip Grade: Easy
Hassan arranged guide Khalid to pick us up at our Riad. We had a wonderfull time exploring the Medina and he had interesting stories to tell. Thank you.