Private marrakech to merzouga 3 day desert safari
This tour has been the most important of our travel packages for many years. In fact, the 3-day excursion to the Merzouga desert from Marrakech is a unique opportunity to discover the authentic Sahara and live a few days in the Moroccan desert, with its sand dunes, oases, Kasbahs and rocky deserts. In addition, you can feel the tranquility that is breathed in this environment and enjoy activities such as camel ride through the sand dunes or spend a night in the middle of the Sahara desert.
3 days trips from marrakech to merzouga highlights:
1-Enjoy the beautiful landscapes between Marrakech and Merzouga
2-Take a short walks in Dades and Todra Gorges
3-Drive the Tizi n Tichka Pass of the High Atlas Mountains
4-Visit the UNESCO worlde heritage site of Ait Ben Haddou
5-Pass Ouarzazate and visit Film Studios and Taourirt Kasbah
6-Drive through the valley of 1000 Kasbahs
7-Cameld rides, overnight in Tents
Day 1: Marrakech – direction Merzouga: Kasbah of Ait ben Hadou- Ouarzazate-The Valley of the Roses- The Dades Gorges.
Departure from your riad or hotel at 8 am to the High Atlas, crossing the spectacular pass of Tizi n ‘Tichka to reach the Kasbah of Ait Ben Addou. Visit of the Kasbah. Lunch on the spot. Continuation of the excursion towards the desert of Merzouga via the road of Ouarzazate. Visit of Kasbah Taourirte. Road to Skoura and Mille Kasbah, crossing the Valley of Roses before joining the Dades Valley and the Kasbah of Ait Youl. Pursuits to the Gorges du Dades, overnight at the hotel in Dades.
Day 2: Dades Gorges – Toudgha Gorges – Tinjdad – Tourug – Erfoud – Merzouga
After breakfast, departure to reach the Toudgha Gorges. Continue the journey to Erfoud through the Palmeraie Tinjdad and arrival in Tourug. Lunch on the spot. Resume the circuit to Erfoud with stop at Erfoud to visit the fossil production workshop. Continuation by the track of Merzouga towards the Dunes of Erg Chebbi. There we replace the 4 × 4 camels to cross the dunes and spend the night in the middle of the dunes. Dinner and overnight at camp in the tent.
Day 3: Merzouga – Rissani – Alnif – Tazarine – Draa Valley – Agdz – Marrakech.
Wake up in the morning to watch the sunrise in the desert. Return by camel to the hostel. After breakfast departure to the city of Rissani (Tafilalet: capital of the ancient Alaouite sultans and seat of the Alaouite dynasty). Then take the road to Alnif, the oasis of Tazarine and N’Kob. Lunch on the spot. Continue to Ouarzazate through the Draa Valley and the Berber village of Agdez and pass the Col de Ait Saoune at 1660 meters above sea level. Continuation of the road to Marrakech and crossing Berber villages of Haut-Atlas. Arrival in the evening in Marrakech … and that’s the end of your trip.