Desert Tour from Marrakech City

Code: LMERZTOUR
3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS

Atlas Mountain Day Trip Overview

Escape the heat of Marrakech on your way to the Atlas Mountains. Ride a mule or camel and pass in front of Berber villages and enjoy the breathtaking view of the countryside. Enjoy a traditional lunch in a Berber house and take a short walk around the berber villages and visit waterfalls with your expert guide before returning to Marrakech.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Your Hotel/Riad in Marrakech
DEPARTURE TIME 8h AM.
INCLUDED
Driver Guide Hotel in HB
Transport from & Back to Marrakech One Night Camping & Camel Ride
NOT INCLUDED
Drinks & Lunch
Guide gratuity

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Day 1: Marrakech -Tizi Ntichka Pass 2660 m – Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou - Ouarzazate – Dades Gorges.:

We will pick up you up from your hotel/riad/ bus station at 8:00 then we will start our journey from Marrakech in our tourism Air-conditioned vehicle. On our way over the Atlas Mountains we have a break at the Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou for a tour around the complex, where lunch can be taken at any restaurant. After the break we continue our trip to the Dades Valley. Here we stay for the night in a comfortable Hotel with private rooms with dbath, enjoy a traditional Moroccan evening meal and breakfast.

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Day 02: Boumalne Dades - Tinghir - Todra Gorges - Arfoud - Merzouga Dunes – Eerg chebbi:

After breakfast at your hotel, hop back aboard your minibus and travel out along the famous 'Road of 1000 Kasbahs' to nearby Tinghir. Stroll through the oasis to the mighty Todra Gorge, where a deep crevasse in the orange limestone provides spectacular views, then sit down to lunch at your leisure in one of the local cafes. In the afternoon, visit the holy town of Rissani and Continue to Merzouga, a small village sitting on the borders of the Sahara Desert. Meet your camel caravan and, with the sun slowly moving across the afternoon sky, set off toward Erg Chebbi and your camp in the heart of the desert. With traditional music from local nomads to entertain you, enjoy dinner and an evening under the stars before retiring to bed.

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Day 03: Merzouga - Rissani - Nqob - Tamnougalte - Ouarzazate – Marrakech:

An early wake up to enjoy the sunrise over the dunes of Erg Chebbi in Merzouga the best moment of Merzouga desert, followed by a breakfast in the bivouac of Merzouga. Then you will ride back the camels to the hotel for shower, to drive back from Merzouga dunes to Marrakech via Tazarine and the Draa Valley, Agdez and Ouarzazate where we will have free time for lunch.Afterwards we will continue to Marrakech, where your tour from Marrakech to Merzouga ends. Crossing again the Tizi N'Tichka pass and the Berber villages between Ouarzazate and Marrakech..

  • Highlights

  • Explore a scenic route, passing through the High Atlas via the Tichka Pass at an altitude of 2,260 m
  • Visit the kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou and the old Kasbah of Amridil.
  • Cross Ouarzazate, the Valley of the Roses, the Valley of Todra, and the Valley of Dadés.
  • Enjoy the large dunes of Merzouga on camel back.
  • Watch the sunrise and sunset.
  • Night in a bivouac around the campfire after a traditional dinner..
  • Price:Start from $100.00

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