4 Day Desert Tour From Marrakech
4 day desert tour from Marrakech is is a private sahara desert tour .Also is very recommended in the majority of tours around morocco, this Morocco desert tour from Marrakech will take you to explore the beauty of the Sahara desert and more cities such as ouarzaazte and marrakech , and you will have the oportunity to explore the UNESCO world heritage kasbah of Ait Ben Hadou, as a result you will have the oppurtunity to spend the night at Merzouga desert in luxurry camp and enjoying cedar forests near Ifran to watch Monkeys in our way to end the wonderful tour in fes.
DAY1:Marrakech - desert Ait Benhaddou-Ouarzazate-Rose Valley-Dades Gorges
Firstly Your 4 day desert tour from Marrakech will start at 8:00 from your Riad or Hotel in Marrakech direction South East to cross the high Atlas Mountains. After that we move to the Tizi n’Tichka pass Also , we leave the main road and take a side road to the village of Telouet (kasbah in ouarzazate)to visit the Kasbah such as Telouet .Most ,
The valley we are driving through was an important road for the caravans of traders. We will continue along the stunningly beautiful road to Ait Ben Haddou where we have our lunch. This is the most famous fortified Kasbah in Southern Morocco and is listed by UNESCO world heritage site. After lunch, we will visit the Kasbah. This has been used as the backdrop for many Hollywood films such as Lawrence of Arabia (1962), The Man Who Would Be King (1975), The Living Daylights ..For instance we will Drive along the Valley of the Roses, then to Dades Valley by the road of 1000 Kasbahs to get to our hotel in Dades Gorge
Day 2: Boumalne Dadès – Tinghir – Todra Gorge – Erfoud – Merzouga Dunes:
Secondly we will have Departure from the Dades Valley heading to the Todgha Gorge which is one of the most famous natural gorge in North Africa and have a short walk. You may also have the opportunity to meet some nomad people(you know something about their culture), who fetch water in the gorge. After lunch, we cross many Berber villages to reach the Sahara desert of Erg Chebbi for a wonderful experience.We arrive in hotel and the customers welcomes us with mint of tea , we have to get relaxing in swimming pool , when the camel trekking start,, you will take a camel ride for 1h30 min, while watching the sunset, enjoy with explore beautiful gold-dunes , when you get to the camp in the oasis. Spending the night in the bivouac at Merzouga Sahara dunes under nomadic tents or outside under shooting stars , tasting Berber food . Play drums with the camels guide…
Day 3: Merzouga – Alnif – Ouarzazate (The place of kasbahs):
Thirdly, Wake early and climb the sand dunes to watch the beautiful sunrise. We will return back from the desert camp to our Hotel in Merzouga to take a shower and breakfast After departure from Merzouga towards the Ouest, passing Rissani then Alnif village. Devonian period Found in: Often, Alnif, the place of Prehistory Archaeology Morocco Fossils Prehistoric Prehistoric Age. The drawings date from about 5000 years BC. Then you will spend the night in a kasbah in Riad
Day 4: Ouarzazate – Telouet- Back To Marrakech:
On the way, we will pass the village of 45 kasbahs where you have a splendid view over the village.
Continue the way to cross the north part of the Draa valley which is considered to be the longest valley in Morocco with its 240 km of the palm grove and Berber villages. This region is well known for the good quality of the dates and Henna.
At the end of day, we cross the Atlas Mountains to arrive in Marrakech. In conclusion ,our 4 day desert tour from Marrakech finished.
Private A/C Vehicle, 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser or comfortable spacious minivan in case of 5+ people + fuel. First night in Dades gorge. Private room with ensuite bathroom & shower. Second night in Merzouga Luxury desert camp, private tent with ensuite bathroom and shower. Dinner and Breakfast are daily included. Free time to explore the sites, Breaks for photos,..Etc Sandboarding in the desert without extra cost
Lunch. Drinks. Entrance fees to monuments, studios and Kasbahs ( visits are optional )
Cross the High Atlas Mountains and its Tizi Ntichka pass. Visit Todgha Gorges and drive across the Valley of the Roses. Ride a camel in Merzouga while assisting to a dramatic sunset Sleep under the stars in Erg Chebbi Sahara camp
Frequently Asked Questions
12.5 hours, There are several options from Marrakech into the Sahara Desert, bus, or car. Most travelers choose to go by car with a private driver. A car will cover the 249 miles (561 km) in roughly 9 hours
The dunes that we usually recommend for our travelers the Erg Chebbi dunes, near Merzouga. They are in Southeastern Morocco and are very safe. There are no “rebels” in the area. its very safe 100%