3 Day Tour from Marrakech to Merzouga
Experience the best of Moroccan culture through our private guided tours! This tour begins in the city of Marrakech, leading to Merzouga and the Sahara desert, for the ultimate Moroccan experience. Like the rest of our tours, it is customizable and can be customized to suit your plans.
Day 1: MARRAKECH – OUARZAZATE – DADES VALLEY
This 3 days desert tour begins when we pick you up from your accommodation in Marrakech and start driving through the picturesque High Atlas Mountains to Merzouga, our destination. This road trip is one of the most exciting you can have in Morocco, considering that we will be driving over the Tizin Tichka mountain pass (the highest in all of Morocco!). After enjoying our trip and stopping to take great photos, we will reach the city of Ouarzazate, also called the Hollywood of Morocco. This city has a great value in the history of cinema, since it houses the filming studios where many international films were made, such as Gladiator and Kingdom of Heaven. After exploring the tourist attractions of the city and the neighboring Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, we will have a traditional lunch and then continue traveling along the “Route of a Thousand Kasbahs”. We will enjoy the panoramic views of the Valley of the Roses and the palm groves of Skoura, before finally arriving at the Dades Valley where we will spend the night.
Day 2: DADES VALLEY – TODGHA GORGE – MERZOUGA DESERT
The next morning, we will wake up with a beautiful panoramic view of the Dades Valley. You can enjoy the area a bit by walking through the valley, before heading to breakfast. We will have breakfast at our hotel and then drive to the famous Todra Gorges, which is a hiking spot that attracts enthusiasts from all over the world. The gorges are narrow and reach 300 meters high, as well as being a perfect place for hiking and taking fascinating photos. After enjoying these magnificent gorges, we will continue our journey to Merzouga, the gateway to the Moroccan desert. This is where we can enjoy the magnificent desert landscape while riding camels through the sunset. The camel ride will take us to the hidden desert camp where we will have tasty traditional dishes for dinner. You will experience authentic desert culture with Berber music and drums all around you, before finally going to sleep in nomad-style tents.
Day 3: Camel Trekking Back To Merzouga – Atlas Mountains – Back To Marrakech
We will wake you up early in the morning to see the sunrise over the dunes, then we will ride the camels to return to Merzouga, after breakfast and take a shower at the hotel, we will start the trip back to Marrakech passing through different areas and Berber villages (Alnif , Tazarine, N’kob) to Ouarzazate where we will take the same road to Marrakech and arrive in the afternoon/evening.
Included In this tour:
- Private A/C comfortable Vehicle.
- Experienced English/Spanish speaking driver.
- Pick up & Drop off at your accommodation.
- Accommodation with breakfast.
- Camel trekking and night in the camp (Desert tours)
- Visit B
Not Included In this tour:
- Entrance fees to monuments, studios