4 Days tour to explore the Moroccan Sahara desert starts an end at Marrakech. There will be a visit to the most well-known villages of the Sahara desert, and the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, and Taourirt. The tour also includes camel trekking experience, night in Erg Chebbi camp at Merzouga, and delicious meals prepared by the local Berbers. In this tour, you will enjoy the beautiful views and the company of the Berber people.
Day 1: Marrakech – High Atlas – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate – Dades Valley:
Our tour driver will meet you either at Marrakech airport or you Riad/ Hotel in order to start the 4 Days of the tour. We will pass via the mountains of the high Atlas, and beautiful landscapes before reaching Ait Ben Haddou to take lunch there. After lunch, there will be a visit over this famous Pasha Glaoui Kasbah which was listed in the UNESCO World Heritage list, to take photos and learn a little bit about its history. We will then get to Ouarzazate to see Taourirt Kasbah, and the Atlas studios, before continuing to Dades Valley which due to its rock formations was labeled “Monkey Toes”, to spend an overnight there.
Day 2: Dades Valley – Todra Gorges – Erfoud – Merzouga
After taking your morning breakfast, we will pass via Tinejdad, Tinghir, to reach the river canyons of Todra Gorges for having a walk over the place; these Gorges are wonderfully constructed limestone river canyons to walk between them and enjoy the water breeze out there. After that, we will take a ride over the Sahara desert villages, and landscapes visiting Tinghir, Tinejdad, and Erfoud to take the Berber pizza for lunch. After lunch, we are going to continue to reach Merzouga desert, where we are going to stay the night in the hotel.
Day 3: Merzouga – Khamlia – Erfoud – Erg Chebbi Dunes
After having breakfast, we will take a ride over the Sahara desert villages, and landscapes. After that, we will visit the village of Gnaoua people “Khamlia”, to meet them in their workplace, and listen to their unique type of music, and then continue to Erfoud to take the Berber pizza for lunch. After lunch, we are going to switch from the 4×4 to camel trek toward the camp of Erg Chebbi for an enjoyable night spending in the Berber yurts.
Day 4: Merzouga – Ouarzazate - the High Atlas Mountains – Marrakech
You will be astonished by the beautiful view of the sun rising over the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. We will depart at an early hour to Merzouga hotel to take a shower and get ready to get back to Marrakech. We will pass by Ouarzazate and the mountains of the High Atlas toward Marrakech. In our arrival to the red city, the driver will pick you either to the airport or Riad / Hotel, ending the 4 days of the tour.
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