4 days desert trip from Marrakech to Ouarzazate, Merzouga and Zagora

Price from 209€

This tour is ideal for those who want to experience some culture. The focus is on Ouarzazate, the gorges that guide us to the desert and more. You can expect historic monuments, palm forests, oases, desert camps and mountain landscapes.

Duration
4 days & 3 nights
Distance
1230 Km
Departure
Marrakech
Return point
Marrakech

Detailed Program

Day

Path: MARRAKECH – AIT BEN HADDOU – OUARZAZATE – SKOURA – KALLAT M'GOUNA – DADES GORGE

  • Leave Marrakech at around 08h00 and drive to Ait Ben Haddou village through the Tizi’n’Tichka pass (2260 meters altitude)
  • Enjoy the spectacular landscapes and the villages that we encounter in our way to Ourzazate
  • Visit the Kasbah of Telouet which is one of the oldest Kasbahs in Morocco
  • Visit the Kasbah (UNESCO World Heritage Site) of Taourirt then have lunch in a beautiful restaurant with panoramic views over the plains
  • Drive towards the Hollywood of Africa, Ouarzazate where we will visit the famous cinematography studio and the Kasbah of Taourirt
  • Continue our drive along the Rose Valley which is know for its dancers (Ahidouss) and its appealing roses
  • Stop at Kalaat M'gouna to visit cosmetic rose manufacturer then continue to the Dades Gorge.
  • Spend our night in a charming hotel or hostel in an ancient Kasbah
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Path: DADES GORGES – TINGHIR – TODRA GORGE – ERFOUD -RISSANI – MERZOUGA

  • Tak breakfast the enjoy visiting the famous tourist attractions in the Dades Gorge then drive towards Merzouga
  • Stop at Todra Gorge and admire the gorge with is vertiginous cliffs that plunge down to the river below
  • Have lunch in Erfoud or Rissani where we will start to enjoy the desert charm then continue towards Merzouga
  • Enjoy inspiring desert landscapes with spectacular mountains on the horizons
  • Meet our Touareg cameleers partners in Merzoug to accompany us on a desert camel trek in the Erg Chebbi sand dunes
  • Spend the night in a charming desert camp, dine around the campfire under the stars and enjoy Touareg music of Sahara desert
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Path: MERZOUGA – ALNIF – TAZARINE – NKOB – ZAGORA

  • Wake up before sunrise and start our desert camel ride
  • Take breakfast and shower in a comfortable hotel in Merzouga and get ready to continue our desert trip towards the famous city of Zagora
  • Stop at the village Nkob, the capital village of the Berber Ait Atta tribe. There we will enjoy spectacular landscapes of the Sahara desert oasis
  • Meet another Touareg cameleers partner in Merzoug to accompany us on a desert camel trek in sand dunes
  • Spend the night in a Bedouin desert camp, have dinner around the campfire under the stars and enjoy Touareg musical show of Morocco Sahara desert
  • Or Spend the night in a hotel if there no available desert camp!
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Path: ZAGORA – TAMEGROUTE – AGDZ- OUARZAZATE – MARRAKECH

  • After breakfast in your hotel or desert campsite, we will take the road to Tamegroute and visit the oldest library in Morocco
  • Cross Draa Valley before reaching Tamnougalt where we will visit its impressive Kasbah
  • Continue our desert trip to Ouarzazate and durring that we admire wonderful mineral landscapes with stunning views
  • Have lunch in Ouarzazate the continue our tour through the Tizi’n’Tichka pass in the High Atlas Mountains (2300m heigh)
  • Arrival at Marrakech late afternoon
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PS:

If the program of this desert tour doesn't satisfy yours needs, Come To Morocco Agency offers you the possibility to customize it.
You only have to send us a quote request with all information about what you want to experience.

What is included

  • Pick up at your hotel/airport
  • Transport by private air-conditioned vehicle (4x4, Minivan or Minibus)
  • 3 nights in a hotel on half-board and in a camp in the desert
  • Sunset/sunrise camel rides
  • Bottle of miniral water

What is NOT included

  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Guide
  • Entrance fees, other personal expenses and gratuities

Itinerary

Prices per person

Standard accommodation

1 person
849€
2 persons
439€
3 persons
349€
4 persons
299€
5 persons
249€
6 persons
229€
7 persons
209€
8 persons
209€
+ 8 persons

Luxury accommodation

1 person
1499€
2 persons
779€
3 persons
646€
4 persons
599€
5 persons
539€
6 persons
499€
7 persons
419€
8 persons
419€
+ 8 persons

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