3 Days Marrakech Desert Tour
Day 1 : Marrakech - Ait Benhaddou Kasbah - Skoura Oases
We pick you up from the your Riad or Hotel and leave Marrakech to begin our tour in the Dades Valley. We pass through Tizi-n-Tishka in the high Atlas Mountains where we pause to appreciate the mountain views. We visit the Ait Ben Haddou village which is recognized by UNESCO as a world patrimony. It is famous as a backdrop for many films, including 'Lawrence of Arabia', 'Gladiator' and 'Alexander'. We take lunch here before continuing on our way enjoying the natural beauty of the landscapes and historical monuments such as Taourirt Kasbah in Ouarzazate and Roses Valley, which is renowned for the Festival of Roses. We will continue our way to to Skoura town to change our route towards the Beautiful kasbah where we will spend the night.
Day 2 : Dades Gorge - Todra Gorge - Tinjdad - Merzouga - Camel ride and night in a camp
From Boumalene Dades we head to Merzouga in one of the largest wind blown dunes in Morrocco, Erg Chebbi. Along the way we will cross Dades Valley heading to Tinghir where we will explore Todra Gorge. Its cliffs are as high as 600m and only 10m apart. We leave Todra passing through many Berber villages to pass through Tinjdad where we can stop for lunch. After that we make our way Merzouga on the foot of Erg Chebbi fantastic dunes, 20 km long and 5 to 8 km wide it is also reputed as the highest sand dunes in North Africa. It is a unique and diverse environment. Getting there, we will meet our camels to take us towards our upgraded Berber camp. On the way we will enjoy the amazing sand dunes and the striking beauty of the sunset. Our camp has well equipped tents with bathrooms facilities. After dinner we gather round the fire and enjoy the desert night perhaps with traditional Berber drums.
3 Day: Merzouga - Alnif - Tazzarine - Ouarzazate - Marrakech
Before sunrise,the camp staff will wake you up to ascend the dunes and find the sun emerge above the horizon. after having enough time enjoying the sunrise view, we will descend from the Dunes to get ready for our breakfast. After that we can either take the camels back to the same place we picked you up or just continue our way with our comfortable car to Marrakech, passing through Alnif, Tazzarine, Nkob, Draa Valley and Ouarzazate