3 day desert tour Marrakech to Sahara desert via different roads. Firstly, you visit Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah and Ouarzazate town and have a night in Dades Valley. On the second day, we drive to Todra Gorges and Touroug and head to Merzouga. Finally, you experience a camel trekking trip and drive along the Draa Valley the next day. We will visit Draa Rive and travel to Marrakech via the Anti-Atlas Mountains. Our 3-day desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga includes pick and drop off services.
Itinerary: 3 Day desert tour Marrakech
1/Day 1: Marrakech-Ait Ben Haddou-Ouarzazate-Dades Valley
We will pick you up at 8 am and leave Marrakech through High Atlas Mountain. Thus, we pass by some Berber towns and visit Argan cooperative. Further, we drive uphill via the curvy road of Tizi N-Tichka pass. There will be a stop for a panoramic view in this mountain pass before we reach Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah. The Kabah is a UNESCO site due to its rich history and architecture. Secondly, we move to Ouarzazate also called the Gate of the Sahara. It is the capital cinema in Morocco where movies produced in its Atlas Studios. You will visit this attraction and drive to Skoura and Rose Valley. In this valley, you visit rose cooperative where locals make rose products and prepare for the Rose Festival. Afterwards, we move to Dades Valley for a night, including dinner.
2/Day 2: Dades Valley- Todra Gorges-Merzouga
The second day of the desert tour offers the best experience in the desert. After breakfast, our driving to Todra Gorges will pass via views of the Dades Valley. Secondly, we stop in the rock oasis of Todra Gorges. There is free time to walk through the high rocks that reach around 300m and view rock climbers. Then, we drive to Touroug and Tinjdad Berber villages. Lunch will be in one of these villages. Moreover, we visit Erfoud and drive to Merzouga.
In the desert, you will take a camel ride of 1h and 30min to the camp. Of course, there will be a stop on the top of the dune to watch sunset and experience sandboarding. Finally, you have dinner and enjoy music around the campfire.
3/Day 3: Merzouga-Draa Valley-Marrakech
The last day of our desert tour will take a different road to Marrakech. Hence, we continue our trip after breakfast to Draa Valley. In addition to that, we drive along with the traditional towns and stop in Agdze for lunch. Then, we visit Draa River, the longest river in Morocco. Finally, we drive via the Anti-Atlas Mountains and High Atlas Mountains to Marrakech. We will finish our service after we drop you off to your Riad. It is possible to organize a guided tour in the old Medina in case you want to visit all the tourist attractions of the city.
Includes & Excludes
3 day desert tour marrakech: Includes
- Private A/C Vehicle, 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser or Prado throughout the tour + fuel
- Experienced driver
- 1 night at the hotel in Dades gorges,
- All breakfast & dinners (Vegetarians are welcome)
- Kasbah Ait ben Haddou visit
- Camel riding
- Overnight in a luxury desert camp
- Scarf/turban for each person
- Water for your camel trip
3 day desert tour marrakech: Excludes
3 day desert tour marrakech
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