This 7-Day tour from Marrakech is a chance to immerse yourself in the most beautiful part of the Moroccan Sahara desert, and contemplate the contrast and diversities offered by its different landscapes as you cross historic towns, ports, mountain gorges, and valleys.
Morocco Desert Tour 4×4 offers a Desert Tours in Morocco that exceeds expectations. The 7 Days Desert private tour to Merzouga Desert from Marrakech is the best way to go back in time and explore the country’s rich history. Participants get to visit city empires with old Medinas, fortifications, and narrow, maze-like streets.
Hang out in souks (traditional markets), where there are numerous goods for sale – from handwoven crafts to local delicacies. Stay in Riads or traditional old houses in Morocco.
- Highlights of
- Spectacular views of the Atlas Mountains landscapes
Explore the UNESCO world heritage of Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah
Spend a night in the middle of the stunning Dades gorges
Panoramic aspects of Erg Chebbi dunes
Watch Sunset over the sand dunes
Experience Camel ride in Merzouga Sahara
Do Sand Boarding activity
Overnight Camping at Merzouga Desert Camp
Hearty dinner and party around campfire (Berber Drums)
Explore Marrakech with a local guide
Visit namad family in the edge of Erg Chebbi dunes
Day 1: Marrakech – Ouarzazate
Pick-up you from your riad in the morning, departure to the High Atlas via the Tizi N Tichka 2260 m in altitude through the kasbah of Telouet (visit the Kasbah of Pacha Glaoui). Lunch on site. Then, an old track of the caravan, arrived at the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou by the valley dotted with Berber villages Ounila. Continue on route to Ouarzazate . Dinner and overnight at a hotel by hotel category selected.
Day 2: Ouarzazate – Agdz – Draa Valley – Zagora
Ouarzazate output at 7.30 in the morning for the Kasbah of the Stork and panoramic view over the lake. Continue to Agdz (Agdz stop for a short break) by the Tizi-n-Tinififfte pass (1,660 meters). We take the trail that leads to the kasbah of Alkaid Tamnougale Ali, and lunch on site. In the afternoon, then the 4×4 routes through Morocco Draa Valley with its parade of palm and ksours to Zagora (arrival at the end of the day Zagora). Dinner and overnight in Zagora as selected hotel category.
Day 3: Zagora – Tafraout – Ramlia – Erg Chebbi – Merzouga:
After breakfast, we leave early because we expect a phase of 280 km of the track “Paris-Dakar Rally”, all desert, across sand rivers, lakes dry endless plains. Noting the life of nomadic people. This stage we will begin to know what is the desert, running parallel to the border with Algeria and have lunch at a shelter around Tafrawt. We will continue to track up to the famous sand dunes of Erg Chebbi fine with Merzouga. . . Dinner and hotel accommodation as selected category.
Day 4: Merzouga – Erg Chebbi – Merzouga:
This is a stage where after breakfast, we go through another of the tracks they used for “Paris-Dakar Rally by visiting the desert nomads who take tea and see the oasis where filmed some movies like “Sahara” starring Penelope Cruz. Also visit the town of “blacks”, named for its inhabitants, from trade in slaves brought from the Sudan. And after eating will change the traction of 4×4 for the animal traction. We rode on camels, we headed into the dunes to attend the magnificent sunset in the desert and sleep in a desert oasis, situated about two hours away. After arrival and a time to enjoy the quiet and vastness of the sand dunes and Bedouin dinner under the stars in a tent.
Day 5: Merzouga – Rissani – Erfoud – Todra Gorge – Dades Gorge:
You can wake up early to watch the sunrise from the top of a high dune. Breakfast and then return with the camels to the hotel where we can take a refreshing shower. Rissani and Erfoud we left to visit the fossil marble factory before moving on to the palm groves and Tinjdad Touroug. Reach one of the strengths of the South: the Todra Gorge. The channel of the River Todra gorge has formed a vertical wall of huge proportions and great beauty is a paradise for climbers and unique. Lunch on site and a half hour walk quietly to see the gorges, the afternoon continue to the Dades Valley through Boumalne. Dinner and overnight at the Gorges du Dades as selected hotel category
Day 6: Gorges du Dades – Boutghrar – Rose Valley – Ouarzazate – Marrakech:
We leave per track to get into the High Atlas, where we observe the change of life of the Berbers of the mountains and the difference between the desert nomads and the Atlas. We will see the caves where they live, and take tea with them and we talk to them about their habits and play with kids (I love dance Berber), and will continue to track the path will enter the Valley of Roses, where its people made creams, soaps and the famous rose-water from all natural crops of roses. Lunch in a typical local restaurant (lunch) in the village of Boutghrar and then we go into the valley to Ouarzazate to finish our route which started in Marrakech. Dinner and hotel accommodation as selected category
Day 7: Marrakech – Airport:
Transfer to the airport as flight schedules and departure from Marrakech. End of our services.
If the itineraries that we offer does not match what you’re looking for, contact us and we will prepare the trip to your measurements and needs.
INCLUDES: 7 Days Morocco Desert Tours From Marrakech To Merzouga
– Private Premium vehicle with A/C
– Accompanying driver in your own language
– Complimentary Wi-Fi in the car
– Bottled water on trips
– Pick up at the airport in Marrakech and end at the airport in Fez
– Private travel
– Accommodation in rooms with A/C
– Half board, breakfast and dinner (if you need a specific diet, let us know)
– 1 Night in tents (traditional Berber tent) with private bathroom in the dunes of Erg Chebbi, Merzouga
– Camel ride at sunset and sunrise.
NOT INCLUDED: 7 Days Morocco Desert Tours From Marrakech To Merzouga
– Drinks at dinners
– Entrances to the places with prepaid ticket
– Tickets of access to the places to visit