In this Morocco sahara desert tours 4 days Tour from Marrakech to the desert : You will have a chance in this tour itinerary to explore the best of Southern Morocco; the beautiful Atlas mountains, Oases covered with lush palms, centuries old Kasbahs, mud-brick Berber villages, a wild landscape made of gorges, and the Sahara Desert with its sandy dunes... The tour itinerary has further details:
Day 1: Marrakech - Ouarzazat - Skoura - Dades Gorges:
Our Staff will meet you up depends on where you are : Airport/ Railway station / Hotel / Riad ..etc, drive south-eastwards via the fascinating landscapes of the Atlas Mountains ;Tizi-n-Tishka Pass ( 2260 m Altitude) You will see Berber farmers working on their terraced farms,and herding sheep then to the impressive & well-known Kasbah AIT BEN HADDOU ( we stop for a visit) a Berber castle where many movies have been shot such as : Lawrence of Arabia , Tea in The SAHARA , Babel , The Mumy , Prince of Persia ..etc. Once you have lunch there we continue our road through the African Hollywood & the grand-door of the Sahara : Ouarzazate ,then we carry on to Dades Valley through the Palmery of Skoura and the Roses Valley Traveling on rarely frequented tracks, and in a seldom-visited sector you will experience landscapes very different from those that you may know, you\'ll experience the life of the nomads as it was thousands-Years-ago we share a cup of tea with them and then continue through Dades valley and check into the Hotel.
Day 2: Dades Gorges - Todra Gorges - Merzouga
After having a scrumpcious breakfast we'll drive up a bit further to the Dades gorges passing through a spectacular sight made of mountains formed like monkey-fingers then set off to see the panoramic view of Dades gorges road. You'll drive back through the same way to join the road to Todra Gorges or the so called " the Grand Canyons of Morocco" its an ideal place for walking and exploring on your own, elso its an opportunity to see how the nomads of the mountains live, herding their goats and little donkeys. Its here that you'll taken for a walk right in the middle of the Todra palm trees. In the evening set off to Merzouga where Morocco's unique sandy dunes. The rest of the day will be dedicated to appreciate the evening changes over the dunes which always the same yet! and you will spend the evening in a bivouac(camp), enjoy a Moroccan dinner, and sleep in traditional Nomad camel hair tent.
Day 3 : Merzouga - Rissani - Alnif - Tazarine - Nkoub – Draa Valley - Agdez - Ouarzazate
Early morning departure to be at the sunrise on the dunes, return by dromedaries to the inn, after breakfast, start to the huge palm grove of Tafilalet through Rissani where we will have little stop to the big market of donkey, after, Way towards Alnif (lunch on the spot), Tazarine Oasis, N'kob and the Draa Valley. Next, way to Ouarzazate via the small Berber villager named Agdez and the mountains of the Anti-Atlas (1660m high). Dinner and night in hotel.
Day 4 : Ouarzazate - Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou - Marrakech
After breakfast, the entire day is devoted to the visit of Ouarzazate: the Kasbah of Taourirt, Tifoultout and the cinema studio. Then you will drive to the Kasbah of Ait Ben haddou (under Unesco protection) ; visit of the Kasbah and the old village afternoon departure to Marrakech via the Tizi-N-Ticha pass ; arrival to Marrakech around 5:30 pm. end of our services,
Tour Inclusions & Exclusions:
- A comfy 4wd , fuel costs.
- An English Speaking driver.
- One night in Dades Gorges "Half board"
- One night in Erg Chebbi Dunes. "On Half Board"
- One night in Ouarzazate «on Half board".
- Excursion of Camels to the desert camp,
- Lunches, Drinks, Snacks, Entrances, accommodation in Marrakech & flights
Distance and duration:
1270 km (round trip)
4 Days Morocco Sahara Desert Tours