3 Days , 2 Nights
Day 1: Marrakech – Ouarzazate – Gorges Dades:
Your excursion on Day 1 of the 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga
begins at 8am when you will ride over the 2260m Tizi n’Tichka Pass that links Marrakech to Ouarzazate. The journey comprises the all-embracing views of the scenic Atlas Mountains and Berber villages.
Enjoy your afternoon at the Ait Benhaddou, the fortified red-earth kasbah town and UNESCO World Heritage Site. It lies on the caravan route between Marrakech and the Sahara Desert. Enjoy your lunch and have a walk through this iconic historic site. The location has been used for shooting 35 international films.
After lunch, we will drive you to Ouarzazate city located in the South of the High Atlas Mountains. Explore the rugged landscape, Morocco film studios, Skoura Oasis, Ounila Valley, Fint Oasis, and so much more. After the safari on day 1, you will spend the night at the hotel in the Dades Valley.
Day2-: Gorge Dades to Merzouga:
Welcome to the land of 1001 kasbahs and Dades Gorges. The journey on day 2 begins from Dades Gorges to Merzouga luxury desert camp Morocco. You will travel via Tinerir and visit Gorges Todra on the way.
Before stopping for the lunch at Arfoud, you will have a short tour through Tinjdad and Touroug palm tree oasis. On your way, there will be a small camel trekking trip at the sunset taking you to the luxury oasis camp Merzouga around 17:00. You will spend the second night in the tent, eat under the starry sky, and enjoy the drum music with the Berbers.
Day3- Merzouga to Marrakech:
On day 3, wake up early so that you don’t miss the shimmering sunrise over the Erg Chebbi sand dunes of Merzouga. You will return to Auberge by camel ride in the morning. Here you can take a shower and breakfast before gearing up for the final day tour.
Driving back from the Merzouga desert to Marrakech, you will stop in Ouarzazate again. The afternoon comprises a lunch break and visits to the 17th century Glaoui Kasbah Taourirt. The fortified historic residence was built of mud bricks and rammed earth. The chain of tours ends when you reach Marrakech at 18:00, passing through the High Atlas crossing the Tizi NTichka pass.
What to Expect:
Your 3 days Marrakech to Merzouga tour is one of the most popular trips to enjoy during your visit to Morocco. There is so much to explore on the trip to Merzouga quad and the way back.
Experience life in a palm oasis, and the joy of eating under the clear star-studded sky at the Merzouga luxury desert camp. You will pass through the sand dunes during the camel safari as you know what sunset in a desert looks like.
The camp night is the best of all this tour has to offer. You can party, play the drums, and stare at the stars. Don’t worry, there won’t be artificial lights to spoil your star gazing while lying on the sand.