Discover the Sahara desert tour in 3 days, explore the magical Merzouga desert, and spend an unforgettable night in a luxury camp. Visit Todgha gorges and Dades valley before coming back to Marrakech.
Program: 3 Days Tour from Marrakech to Merzouga
Day 1: Marrakech – Tizi – N – Tichka – Ait Ben Haddou – Dades Valley
Our guides will pick up you from Marrakech and begin our trip to the Dades Gorges across the Tizi-n-Tichka Atlas pass (2260m.) From the pass, you’ll have incredible views across the High Atlas Mountains dotted with Berber villages. We continue to the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Ben Haddou and explore the site with your guide. Afterward, we eat lunch closeby before continuing on the road of a thousand Kasbahs to the Dades valley, where we will spend the first spend night.
Day 2: Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Merzouga (Night in the desert)
In the morning you can take a short walk in the Dades Gorges before continuing to Erg Chebbi in the Sahara desert at Merzouga. Berber villages are scattered along the way as we visit the famous Todra Gorge, where we will stop for an hour to walk in these beautiful Moroccan canyons. Continue passing the villages of Tinjdad, Jorf, and Erfoud to reach the dunes of Erg Chebbi. We take a break for tea before riding camels to the sand dunes to watch the sunset. Overnight in a luxury camp
Day 3: Camel Trekking back to Merzouga – Atlas mountains – Marrakech
We wake early to watch the sunrise in the dunes, have breakfast, and then make our way back to Marrakech, we return on a slightly different path with the dry landscape of Saghro mountains, passing through Alnif, Tazarine, N’kob, and through the beautiful Valley of Draa, the main trading road of the old camel caravans, and lunch in Ouarzazate, Back by way of the Tizi-n-Tichka Pass, we arrive in Marrakech in the early evening.
End of your trip: Sahara desert tour 3 days
Note: This tour can be the other way round, start from Fes and ends in Marrakech. Please check the link below