3 day Tour From Marrakech To Merzouga Desert is our most popular Morocco desert tour. It departs every day from Marrakech
The desert of Merzouga is one of the most common points of Bivouacs and Moroccan Camel treks. Our best three-day desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga is one of the most coveted Morocco desert tours. Departures from Marrakech occur on a daily basis. This Marrakech to Merzouga tour is packed with many sites, making your tour interesting as you’ll be experiencing one scenery after another. The incredible change of landscape is stunning: From the Haouz plains near Marrakech to several valleys and oases including High Atlas Mountains, rocky plateaus, and the dramatic Erg Chebbi dunes. So if you’d like to discover the deepest of the Moroccan desert, this is the best trip for you.
This Private desert tour from Marrakech begins in the morning towards the Merzouga desert. We will cross the High Atlas Mountains, passing through some Kasbahs, the Atlas Berber villages, as we continue driving on the Mountains. After a few hours of touring the Atlas Mountains, we will reach Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, which is a popular World Heritage site. You will enjoy a well-served lunch near the Kasbah before we continue driving towards Ouarzazate (Hollywood of Africa). At Ouarzazate, you’ll visit the Taourirt Kasbah and Atlas studios where several movies were shot such as Game of Thrones and much more. We will then drive towards Skoura, and Roses Valley. At the end of the day, we will go to spend our night at Dades valley.
Your three-day Morocco Desert tour to Merzouga goes on after enjoying a traditional Breakfast. We will then take a drive through roads lined with ancient kasbahs and many attractive Berber villages at the Dades. Continue then head over to Tineghir; A 15 Km breath-taking valley full of date palms. Experience the high walls of grey and pink rock around the road, as we continue trekking along the 300m high canyons.
Later head to the Erg Chebbi dunes located in Merzouga, Sahara Desert, and you’ll enjoy your lunch in Tinjdad. As soon as you arrive at the popular dunes of Erg Chebbi, we will let you enjoy a one-hour camel ride, as you watch the sunset in style heading to the oasis where a camp is located. There is nothing is more interesting than spending the night at Merzouga Sahara dunes in the bivouac under traditional nomadic tents or outdoors under the stars. You can also spend your night playing drums with the experienced camel guide if you like.
On the last day of our 3-days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga. We will pick you up in the morning and take you to a nearby place where you can watch the fantastic sunrise on the dunes. Taking a breakfast then you’ll meet your driver waiting with a comfortable 4WD to drive you back to Ouarzazate. Through the town of Rissani home of the Alaouite dynasty, and the oasis of Tazarine. Stop for lunch. We will continue with our journey back to Marrakech through the High Atlas Mountains. We will arrive back to Marrakech in the evening.