Marrakech desert tours
– Appreciate the High Atlas mountains while passing Tizi n Tichka!
– Visit Ait Benhaddou and film studios in Ouarzazate!
– Investigate Dades and Todra gorges!
– Experience Sahara Desert in Merzouga!
– Appreciate camel trekking with locals!
– Visit Erfoud and Rissani!
Our Marrakech tour, begins today early, we will pick you up from your hotel in Marrakech. We will drive through the Tizi ‘n’ Tichka pass appreciating the excellent scenery and natural landscapes. We will discover the Atlas Mountains visiting different Berber towns and we will learn about the creation of argan oil by Berber ladies. At last we will visit Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, which is the biggest Kasbah in Morocco, it is an UNESCO World Heritage site.
After lunch at the Kasbah, we will travel towards Dades gorges passing through Ouarzazate. The city is known as the Hollywood of Africa with various Hollywood movies that have featured this unique and magical landmark. Similarly, we will go along the “Street of the 1000s Kasbahs” taking a break at “Kalaat Mgouna”. It is notable for its yearly celebration in mid May. Our first day will be completed on our arrival to Dades valley, where we will spend the night in the Dades Gorge with supper and breakfast.
Our adventure of Marrakech desert tours begins after breakfast, where we will travel through the Dades valley to watch the rock development and formations called “the monkey toes”. Our route will start by departing from the Dades valley stopping on the way in “Tinghir” to the Todra valley. We’ll appreciate excellent scenery and nature of the old Berber towns. Once we arrive at Todra Gorges, we may stroll under the 300 m high red cliffs. Numerous rock climbers come here to appreciate this unique experience. Furthermore, we will visit Erfoud capital of fossils and Rissani. Finally, after visiting these places we will drive towards the town of Merzouga. Once we arrive, camels will be waiting for us for a unique camel ride. We will spend the night in Berber nomad tents enjoying local dinner and breakfast.
On our third day, we will enjoy an early rise to appreaciate a unique dawn in middle of the Merzouga Desert. At that point we will ride back with our camels to the town of Merzouga. Once we arrive at Merzouga, we will have breakfast and drive towards Ouarzazate passing Agdez and Draa valley. At last, we will continue on Marrakech passing the Tizi ‘n’ Tichka mountain pass and the tour completes in Marrakech.
Saharan Erg Chebbi dunes; camel trekking and overnights at our desert camp for 1 night or 2 evenings
Visit various important landmarks on this 5 days desert tour from Marrakech to Fes.
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