8 Days Desert Tour - Marrakech and Merzouga Desert
DAY 1 : ARRIVE TO MARRAKECH TRANSFER TO YOUR RIAD :
DAY 2 : MARRAKECH SIGHTSEEING.
After breakfast we’ll explore Marrakech –
DAY 3 : MARRAKECH –
AIT BEN HADDOU KASBAH – OUARZAZETTE – DADES VALLEY
After breakfast in your riad we will set off for the Dades valley. Passing through Tizi-
DAY 4 : DADES VALLEY –
TODRA GORGES – MERZOUGA
Today’s target point is arriving to Merzouga which is known for the highest sand dunes in North Africa . It is called Erg Chebbi Sahara desert and it is about 32 km long and 9 km wide . On our way, we will have the chance to see many oases such as the oasis of Tinjdad. We will continue our tour passing through the little Berber towns of Mellab and Touroug where we can stop for lunch in a traditional Moroccan restaurant . After this break, we will continue our way enjoying the green oasis of palm trees of Tafilalet and the black Hamada before arriving to Merzouga, where you will be accommodated in a traditional Moroccan riad as well as having a local dinner .
DAY 5 : MERZOUGA –
ERG CHEBBI AND CAMEL TREKKING :
After breakfast in the riad you’ll start your explorative journey of the area, starting by visiting the ‘village of the blacks’, originally slaves from Sudan, Mali and Senegal to experience their music and lifestyle. Later , we will drive in the desert area to meet nomad families-
DAY 6 : MERZOUGA –
DRAA VALLEY – OUARZAZATE.
Before sunrise, you will be woken up to climb the sand dunes for fantastic photo opportunities, and watch what well may be the best sunrise in your life. We will then make our way back to the riad for showers and breakfast before we continue our journey to Ouarzazate, passing through Alnif, Tazzarine, Nkob, and the fantastic Draa Valley. We will spend the night in a guest house in Ouarzazate with dinner and breakfast.
DAY 7 : OUARZAZETTE –
HIGH ATLAS MOUNTAIN – MARRAKECH.
After breakfast, we will set off for Marrakech, passing through the spectacular High Atlas mountains again and we will then drop you off at your riad.
DAY 8 : TRANSFER TO THE AIRPORT
If the itineraries that we offer does not match what you’re looking for, contact us and we will prepare the trip to your measurements and needs.
- Comfortable transportation (4×4 toyota land cruiser – micro bus)
- Driver-guide who speaks your language
- Hotels – riad with half board
- Camel ride (camel each)
- Overnight in desert camp
- Plane tickets
- Tickets of the Historical Monuments