3 Days of Tours from Marrakech is where to stay two nights at the Sahara Desert. Camel trek in the dunes while enjoying the magical views during the sunset. It is also an opportunity to disocver the beautiful Draa Valley.
What to Expect
3 days Marrakech Merzouga tour starts when meeting you at your accommodation at Marrakech with an early drive towards Ouarzazate. At first, wander at argan oil cooperatives and panoramic views while passing by Tizi n Tichka famous pass and the high Atlas. Then, visit Kasbah AIT BEN HADDOU that is among the Unesco World preserved sites. The Kasbah is the largest in Morocco and has been once the palace of Marrakech Glaoui Pasha.
Lunch will be served at Kasbah. We will then continue passing by the road of thousand Kasbah which include panoramic views that you may want to capture it. During the road, stop at Kelaat M’guna in order to visit the city of Roses. It is where Roses co-operative Kasbahs found. You can then visit one of them to witness how cosmetic Rosewater and oil are manually made.
To stay the night; we will drive to Ouarzazate city.
Today on our 3 days Marrakech Merzouga tour; we’ll go straight to Merzouga desert to stay one night at Erg Chebbi Camp. We will first explore Ouarzazate city. Being a filming site of several Hollywood movies ( The Gladiator as an example) and where two film studios are located; it is called “The Hollywood of Africa”.
we will leave to Todra Gorges passing by Tinghir Village. These milestone river canyons reflect amazing natural shaped gorges.
Continue our tour to Merzouga desert seeing Erfoud (fossil capital) and Rissani. Merzouga desert is where to rest and carry the needed equipment for an overnight at the desert camp.
The 32km long Erg Chebbi dunes can be reached by about 1h: 30 min camel trekking from Merzouga. Adventurous trekking will await you during the sunset. Experience the nomadic way of living with an enjoyable camp gathering and sleep in tents.
Waking up early is an amazing opportunity here in the desert as the sun rises over its dunes to form excellent scenery. You will experience another camel trekking back to Merzouga after breakfast. Driving to Marrakech; we’ll be passing by Ouarzazate, Agdez, and valley Draa. Arrive at the Red city in the afternoon as it marks the end of our tour.