5 days Marrakech desert tour to Erg Chebbi dunes
Take a 5 days Marrakech desert tour that departs from Marrakesh where you will head to the High Atlas Mountains via the Tizi n Tichka pass. Later, you will have the chance to visit UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Ben haddou Kasbah, the home for many movies such as ( The Mummy, Gladiator, Alexander… and Lawrence of Arabia ). We continue to Dades via Ouarzazate, and Sahara desert to ride camels across the dunes of Erg Chebbi dunes.
– 5 days Marrakech desert tour.
– Kasbah and Kasr Trails.
– Camel Ride.
– Overnight stay at desert Merzouga.
Day 1: Marrakech – High Atlas Mountains – Rose valley – Dades.
We will pick you up at 08:00 from your Raid/Hotel and start this 5 days Marrakech desert tour heading to Tizi n Tichka Pass (2260 meters) through the High Mountains and the Berber Villages on the way. Later, we will have the chance to discover the World Heritage site of Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah or Ksar and it is a home for more than 20 films. Next, we will pass through Ouarzazate city and continue towards the Valley of Roses and Dades. Stay overnight in Dades valley.
Day 2: Dades – Todgha Gorges – Erfoud – Merzouga – Sahara Desert.
After breakfast, we continue this desert trip to the Todra Gorges, is one of the premier climbing destinations in the area with palmeries and Berber Villages. Later, we will drive further into the Merzouga area via Erfoud which is known by Marbel fossils heading to Sahara desert. Stay an overnight at Hotel/Riad.
Day 3: Sahara desert Sightseeing Tour.
A part of this 5 days Marrakech desert tour will be around Erg Chebbi Dunes to visit some nomads and Gnawa music. Late afternoon, we will take a camel ride (about one hour and a half) and enjoy the sun-set time. We will spend the night in a bivouac camp, enjoying music… and Sand boarding.
Day 4: Merzouga – Rissani – Alnif – Draa Valley – Ouarzazate.
After taking lovely photos of sun-rise, we continue our private desert tour towards Rissani, the home of Alaouite Sultans and visit the traditional Souk. Then, we ahead to Ouarzazate through Alnif, N koub and Agdez which is a town in mid-southeastern Morocco, in the Atlas Mountains. Overnight stay in Ouarzazate, Raid/Hotel.
Day 5: Ouarzazate – Ait ben Haddou Kasbah – Marrakech.
Today, we will visit Taourirt Kasbah which is a real sight of historical interest and is the former el Glaoui palace. and Studio of Cinema. The town of Ouarzazate is located in the area where Morocco Ziz, Drâa and Dades valleys meet. Later, we drive back this 5 days Marrakech desert tour through the High Atlas Mountains backing to Marrakech.