3 Days Desert Tour From Marrakech
3 days from Marrakech To Erg Chebbi Desert Tour
Day 1 : Marrakech – Atlas Mountains – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Dades
On the first day of the three day tour from Marrakech to the Sahara desert , we will start around 08:00 from Marrakech to 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 also pass through the little Berber villages of Skoura and ‘El Kelaa des M’Gouna’ and ‘Boumalene Dades’. The latter is our final stop for the day. We shall stay overnight in a hotel which includes dinner and breakfast.
Day 2 : Dades – Todra Gorges – Merzouga Camel Treks and night in Desert
Transfer from Dades Gorges to Merzouga via the Todra Gorge, the highest oasis valley gorge in Morocco. The gorge cuts into the ocher-colored cliffs of the High Atlas. Its walls are 300 meters high and at their most narrow, are a merely 20 meters apart. Then continue your journey to Merzouga after relaxing few minutes you will take some of your luggage in small bags (the necessary for the night in the desert) and leave the other luggage in the hotel, then we will ride the camels on an adventure crossing the Erg chebbi sand dunes, this is a great opportunity to take lovely pictures of the sunset and sunrise. when we reach the camp we will leave the camels and we walk to the highest sand dunes for Sandboarding and to watch the sunset, we will spend the night in a camp (Berber nomad tents) with drum music in the middle of the Sahara
Day 3 : Marrakech – Errissani – Agdz – Draa Valley – Atlas – Marrakech
After breakfast in the desert, saddle your camels and depart to Merzouga to shower and depart. Leave via an ancient city of Rissani Then continue passing the volcanic Sarhro mountains – so different to the Atlas Mountains. Then meet up with the Draa valley lined by many palm groves.
After Lunch, we will drive via Tizi n’Tichka Pass on our way back to Marrakech, where you will see many Berber villages along this route. Your journey with us will end at your desired location, either at a Riad, hotel or airport. End of the trip and the team of “Fes Desert Excursion“ services.
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