Merzouga desert tour from Marrakech in 4 days

Tour Overview of the 4 days tour Marrakech to Merzouga desert:

4 days tour Marrakech to Merzouga desert is the best tour itinerary for the people who love to discover little of everything like cities, mountains, villages, valleys, gorges, and the Sahara desert. During this tour, you will enjoy what the South-Est of Morocco has to offer. Book your trip and let yourself lead you to the most charming and profound places of Morocco.

Marrakech to Merzouga desert 4 days tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Marrakech to Dades valley via High Atlas mountains

Our 4 days desert tour Marrakech to Merzouga start (at 08:00 morning) from Marrakech to Dades Gorges. Across the Tizi-n-Tichka Atlas pass, with far-reaching views across the mountains, to the traditional High Atlas Berber villages and we continue our way to visit Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah (UNESCO World Heritage Site), a spectacular fortified village. Moreover, we lunch at Ait Ben Haddou or Ouarzazate and continue to Dades valley via the thousand Kasbahs road, we will spend the night in a riad/hotel in Dades valley.

Day 2: Dades valley to the Desert via Todra gorges

On the second day of the 4 days desert tour Marrakech to Merzouga, we go from Dades Valley to the Sahara desert of Merzouga. Berber villages are scattered along the way. Therefore, we’ll pass through Tinjdad, Jorf, and Erfoud in which we’ll feel the beginning of the Saharan oasis of Tafilalet, and we continue to Merzouga to the camels who are waiting to take us on an adventure in the sand dunes. We will spend the night in an equipped camp with drums music in the middle of the Sahara desert, this is a great opportunity to take lovely pictures of the sunset and sunrise, we will spend the night in the desert camp tents.

Day 3: Merzouga Desert to Ouarzazate via Draa valley

On the third morning of our 4 days desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga, we enjoy the sunrise then we eat breakfast. We take our camels back to the meeting point to start our journey through the huge palm grove of Rissani. The 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.

Day 4: Ouarzazate – Marrakech

We leave Ouarzazate in the morning and, start our tour heading towards the majestic Atlas Mountains. however, we cross the High Atlas Mountains via the highest road pass in Morocco Tizi Tichka 2260m high offering impressive views of valleys, mountains, and many Berber villages nearby. Finally, we arrive in Marrakech around 16:00. End of the 4 days desert tour Marrakech to Merzouga.

Included & Excluded in 4 days Sahara tour from Marrakech

Tour includes:Tour excludes:
Private A/C Vehicle
Experienced driver
Pick up/Drop off
Accommodation for 3 nights
All breakfast & dinners (Vegetarians are welcome)
Ait Ben Haddou visit
Camel ride
Water for your camel trip


– K M: The best tour of my life!

I agreed to go to this excursion without any idea of what I had signed up for. We were dropping my daughter for her study-abroad semester in Europe and our travel friends, who were accompanying us, suggested Morocco as a place to stop on the way there. They told us about sleeping in the desert and having to drive there. I didn’t think much about it and just said yes.
I am so glad I did because it was truly a magical experience. Spending the night in the desert overnight, riding the camels, and seeing the sunset and sunrise was simply spectacular. We got up in the middle of the night and clearly saw the Milky Way in all of its greatness. Our trip was long all the way from Fez but Ismael found a way to make it manageable...”

Kristin B: Like being with family!!

“I was admittedly worried about traveling with 4 children ages 3 -11 through Morocco. We were planning to do it all on our own. In researching our trip I’d come across camel excursions Morocco and sent an email with many questions to Ismael. He responded within 15 minutes and answered every question I threw his way. He answered all questions with great information but without any pressure to book through their company. Ultimately, I chose to go with them because of his kindness in correspondence, and willingness to help me find the best fit for my family without making me feel pressured. That is priceless to me…

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Note 1: Please know that the Merzouga desert tour from Marrakech in 4 days, could be tailor-made to suit your needs, for any change in the itinerary please don’t hesitate to contact us!

Note 2: Marrakech Desert Tour to Merzouga Desert is available all over the year, and suitable for all ages. After confirming your reservation with us we ask for a small deposit to close the booking, the rest of the payment will be paid upon arrival.

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