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Our 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert Sahara trip highlights:

Merzouga is a small town out on the edge of the desert Sahara Erg Chebbi sand dunes; the vastness and highest Erg in Morocco. So this 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert Sahara and back to Marrakech; will allow you to discover and experience the authentic Morocco desert Sahara and Berber Villages along the way:

  • Drive across the impressive high Atlas Mountains.
  • Visit and explore the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou.
  • Across Erg Chebbi sand dunes on a camel ride.
  • See the magical view of sahara desert sunset and sunrise.
  • Enjoy an authentic Moroccan dinner under the stars.
  • Spend an overnight stay in a luxury Sahara Desert Camp.
  • Discover Ouarzazate (the gate of the Sahara Desert).

3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert Sahara trip

Our 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert Sahara Trip Itinerary Details:

By Desert Trek Tours Company

 Day Day 1: Marrakech Imperial City – Ait Benhaddou Kasbah – Ouarzazate – Boumalne Dades Valley

3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert Sahara trip
Marrakech Imperial City

We will pick up you from your hotel / Riad, or anywhere in Marrakech; to start our 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert Sahara at early morning. Driving towards Boumalne Dades Gorges you will cross the high Atlas Mountains via Tizi-nTichka pass. You will enjoy scenic road; beautiful landscapes with different colors and small Berber villages along the way.

Continue our road trip to Ksar Ait Benhaddou. Visit Ait Benhaddou Kasbah the UNESCO World Heritage Site; it was classified since 1987 by UNESCO as a human international patrimony. Also a spectacular fortified village (Ksar). Aït Ben Haddou Kasbah; has been used in many film and television productions like; Gladiator, Laurence of Arabia, Kingdom of Heaven, The Game of Thrones. Then continue our journey towards the Roses and Dades valley. We will be reached the Dades Gorges; around 5 pm where you will have dinner and spend the first night in a typical Moroccan hotel or Riad.

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 Day 2: Boumalne Dades Valley – Toudra Gorges – Merzouga Sahara Desert

Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah & Village

After a traditional Moroccan breakfast; you will leave your hotel or Riad in Boumalne Dades heading to Tinghir and  Toudra Gorges. Befre you have a walk time; to visit Dades gorges and take pictures. After that; we will enjoy the road of 1000 kasbahs, and the colourful Berber villages of the Dades valley. Arrive in Tineghir Village to discover its beautiful palm grove. Then continue to the Todra Gorge, where we go on a trek along the canyons of about 300m high; a preferred place of mountain climbers and adventurers. Afterwards the journey continues on to Merzouga Sahara Desert and you will have time for lunch on our way. After that; we will continue our way to the last town of Erfoud
(known for its souk of the palm dates and fossils), before the largest sand dunes of Erg Chebbi.

We reach the Sahara Desert of Merzouga in the afternoon. There you will take a desert camel trekking for about 1h 30min;to get to the heart of the Sahara dunes. While; you will admire the amazing sunset from the top of highest sand dunes and have opportunity to take beautiful pictures. Spend an overnight in our desert luxury camp. Also you will have a delicious and traditional Berber dinner; at the rate of Berber drums music and dancing around fire. Enjoy a silent night under a beautiful sky studded by countless brilliant stars and a great moon.

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 3: Merzouga Sahara Desert – Back to Marrakech

3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert Sahara trip
Merzouga Desert Sahara

Today; is the last day of our Sahara desert adventure trip. You will be woken up a 30min before the sunrise by our camel trekking guide; to enjoy the magical, and panoramic view of Erg Chebbi golden sand dunes (The largest and highest sand dunes in Morocco). Have a typical Berber breakfast. Afterwards; you will trek back to the village of Merzouga by camels. Meet our tour guide / driver to continue our 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert Sahara. Traveling back from Merzouga to Marrakech via the Draa Valley.

The Draa Valley is a fascinating oasis the Morocco’s largest river; it is home to many Berber villages, Kasbahs, palm trees, view of the snow-capped high Atlas Mountains. We will continue to Marrakech crossing again the Tizi N’Tichka pass and the small Berber villages between Ouarzazate and Marrakech. We will arrive around 7 pm at your Riad, Hotel in Marrakech or airport depends on your time of departure. So, let us say; that our authentic 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert Sahara ends here. And we will have great joy in knowing that we were able; to provide you with such an unforgettable Sahara desert experiences and memories that you will treasure forlife.

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What’s included on the Tour Price:

  • Pick up and drop off in Marrakech (to/from your hotel, the airport or any other desired location).
  •  Private transport in a comfortable and air conditioned vehicle.
  •  Experienced and friendly tour guide / driver.
  • Camel trekking in Zagora desert Sahara.
  • Overnight stay in a luxury desert camp.

What’s not included on the Tour Price:

  • Ferry and Flight Tickets .
  •  Lunches and Drinks.
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