5 Days & 4 Nights Trip from Marrakech to Erg Chebbi – Ouarzazate Sahara Desert 4×4 Tour Around Erg Chebbi – Camel ride in Merzouga & Night in Desert Tent

In this 5 Days & 4 Nights Tour From Marrakech to Merzouga you will cross Tizi n’Tichka in the High Atlas mountains. You will also pass through the breathtaking landscapes of the Dades Valley and its impressive Gorges. In the desert, you will experience a night camel trek in Merzouga, share a cup of tea with a nomad family, visit Ouarzazate and its studios, and explore the Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou which is declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Day 1: Marrakech – Tizi -n-Tichka – Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate – Dades Valley/Gorges

Day 2: Dades Gorges – Tenghir – Todra Gorges – Tinjdad – Erfoud – Rissani – Merzouga

Day 3: 4×4 Tour around Desert Erg Chebbi Desert – Merzouga – Camel Trek & Night in Desert Tent

Day 4: Merzouga – Draa valley- Ouarzazate

Day 5: Ouarzazate – Berber Villages – Back to Marrakech trough Tizi-n-Tichka

 

Here is Tour Enquiry: 5 Days 4 Nights Tour from Marrakech to Merzouga Desert:

Day 1: Marrakech – Tizi -n-Tichka – Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate – Dades Valley/Gorges

 In the morning, we will pick you up from the hotel and travel towards the beautiful Dades Gorges. On our way to the Gorges, you will stop to enjoy different panoramic views from Tizi-n-Tichka mountain pass. Then, we will drive to the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, a UNESCO World Heritage. This fortified village is a famous Kasbah not only locally but also globally for it serves as the setting for many international films such, Gladiator, Prince of Arabia, the Mummy, Jewel of the Nile and many others. After having lunch in a close restaurant to the Kasbah, we will head to the Hollywood of Africa, Ouarzazate in which we will visit the Kasbah of Taourirt before continuing our way to Dades gorges where we will spend the night.

Day 2: Dades Gorges – Tinghir – Todra Gorges – Tinjdad – Erfoud – Rissani – Merzouga

After breakfast, we will explore Dades valley and its surrounding palm farms before leaving to Todra Gorges which are series of limestone river canyons near the city of Tinghir.  In Todra Gorges, you will have lunch as well as free time to explore the place on your own. Then, we will continue our way to Merzouga through the villages of Tinjdad, Jorf and Erfoud which marks the beginning of the Saharan oasis of Tafilalet. Night will be spent in the hotel in Merzouga.

Day 3: Tour around Erg Chebbi Desert by 4×4 – Merzouga – Camel Ride & Night in Desert

Today’s excursion will be dedicated to explore the surrounding areas of Merzouga As you have breakfast, we will drive to KHAMLIA, which is a small village inhabited by black people coming from Sudan, to visit Dar-Gnawa (the house of Gnawa) to listen to their spiritual Music and share with them a cup of mint tea. We will also visit the town of Hassi Labied to visit its beauty shops which sell natural products such as Argan oil and natural honey. Following this, we will visit some nomads in their tents to experience part of their daily life activities and eat with them Medfouna, which is a Berber Pizza made of break, meat and spices. By the evening, we will ride the camels across the dunes of Erg Chebbi to sightsee a marvelous sunset. Then, we will ride the camels again to a bivouac where we will spend an unforgettable night full of Berber drums music, singing and dancing.

Day 4: Merzouga – Draa valley- Ouarzazate

In the morning, we will head to Rissani. In this village, we will visit the mausoleum of Moulay Ali Cherif, the third grandfather of Moulay Cherif who is the founder of the Alaouite Dynasty in Morocco. Then, we will walk to its souk, which is the biggest in the region, to explore its shops which sell unique crafts and Saharan garments. After having lunch in the town of N’kob, we will continue our way to Ouarzazate through the road of one thousand Kasbahs. Night will be spent in the hotel in Ouarzazate.

Day 5: Ouarzazate – Berber Villages – Back to Marrakech trough Tizi-n-Tichka

After breakfast, we will leave the hotel towards Marrakech passing through a number of Berber villages and beautiful views. All along the way, we will have different breaks so as to allow you rest, breath fresh air and take memorial pictures of some unique places such as, Tizi n Tichka mountain pass and the impressive High Atlas Mountains. By the evening, we will be in Marrakech where we will spend the night.

What’s included in these 5 days Desert Tour

– Private tour in 4×4 vehicle with A/C
– Driver/guide
– Fuel
– Hotel/riad overnight stays ( breakfast & dinner included)
– Camel Trekking & Night in Desert ( breakfast & dinner included)
– Camel Per person
– Turban for each for the Camel trip in the Desert

Not included:

– Flight
– Lunches
– Drinks

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