Private 4-Days Desert Tour from Marrakech to Merzouga & Zagora

This 4 days desert tour will make you explore the majestic Sahara desert. On this sahara tour you will absolutely have a unique and amazing desert experience. The Morocco desert tour will take you from the authenticity of Marrakech and take you the wildness of the desert to discover a completely new lifestyle and an exotic Berber people and culture.

per adult from

$852

NZD

Duration

4 days

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  • What's included :
    • 3x Breakfast
    • 3x Dinner
    • Accommodation included: 3 nights
    • Pick-up / drop-off from your accommodation in Marrakech.
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan/4WD with an English speaking driver.
    • Overnight at the hotel in Dades Gorges.
    • Standard Sleeping Camp and camel ride in Sahara Zagora.
    • Luxury Sleeping Camp and camel ride/4x4 in Sahara Merzouga.
    • 1 hour guided to Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah with local guide.
    • Entry/Admission - Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou
    • Entry/Admission - Merzouga Desert
    • Entry/Admission - Gargantas del Todra
    • Entry/Admission - Kasbah Amridil
    What's excluded :
    • Lunch
    • Soda/Pop
    • Gratuities (Optional)
    • Entry/Admission - Kasbah du Pacha el Glaoui

  • Day 1: Day 1 : Marrakech - Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah - Zagora.

    Stop At: Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou, Douar Ait Ben Haddou, Ait Ben Haddou 45000 Morocco
    Departure from Marrakech At 07H30 we pass over the High Atlas Mountains via col Tizin Tichka. During the journey we will enjoy many beautiful scenes of the Berber villages, elevated views of the mountains, before to arrive to Ouarzazate of 30 Km there is the fortified Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, built in the 11th century. Once up on a time this Kasbah was the former caravan route between the Sahara and Marrakesh. It is situated on a hill along the Ounila River and has some beautiful examples of Kasbahs, which unfortunately sustain damage during each rainstorm and windstorms. Most of the town’s inhabitants now live in a more modern village at the other side of the river; however, around five families are still living within this Kasbah. Ait Benhaddou Kasbah has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987 and several films have been shot there, including Lawrence of Arabia (1962), Time Bandits (1981), The Jewel of the Nile (1985), Kundun (1997), Gladiator (2000) and Alexander (2004).From this beautiful fortified Kasbah.
    Duration: 6 hours

    Stop At: Zagora, Zagora, Souss-Massa
    after visiting the the beatiful Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou and lunch ,The journey goes on via Agdez Draa valley to Zagora. Camel ride about 1h30 to see the sunset. Dinning and sleeping in a Berber tent in the middle of desert.
    Duration: 4 minutes

    Meals included:
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Standard Sleeping Camp and camel ride in Sahara Zagora.

    Day 2: Day 2 : Zagora - Alnif - Rissani - Merzouga.

    Stop At: Alnif, Alnif, Meknes-Tafilalet Region
    After berber breakfast, we take 1h30 sunrise camel trek back to Zagora. We continue our journey to Merzouga via the oasis of Alnif where we take lunch.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Merzouga Desert, Merzouga Morocco
    Upon arrival, switch your mean of transportation into camels and enjoy an Erg Chebbi sand dunes camel trek to witness one of the most sought for views in the planet: Erg Chebbi’s dramatic sunset over the color changing sand dunes! Drive back to your camp and get ready for a delicious Moroccan dinner under the stars while entertained by the local nomads playing their drums. Don’t miss the clear sky stars constellation before you go to bed.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Luxury Sleeping Camp and camel ride/4x4 in Sahara Merzouga.

    Day 3: Day 3 : Merzouga - Thinghir Oasis - Todra Gorges - Dades Gorges.

    Stop At: Gargantas del Todra, Tinerhir 45800 Morocco
    After breakfast at your desert camp, drive along the 1001 Kasbahs past rivers, oasis and fortified Kasbahs to Thinghir, where you can enjoy a walk in the oasis along Todgha river back to Todra canyons where you will have lunch.
    Duration: 5 hours

    Stop At: Dadès Gorges, Morocco
    Early afternoon, drive along the Dades Valley where you’ll drive along some magnificent fortified Kasbahs and Berber Villages, with the sunset as a backdrop to Dades Gorges before you return to your hotel. Dinner and overnight.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Private room with shower and toilet + heater/AC.

    Day 4: Day 4 : Dades Gorges - Valley Of Roses - Skoura - Ouarzazate - Marrakech.

    Stop At: Kasbah Amridil, Ouled Bourasse, Skoura Ahl El Oust 45502 Morocco
    After breakfast , you’ll drive alongside the Valley of the Roses to Kalaa M’gouna where you can visit a rose water ladies cooperative and learn how locals manufacture rose water perfume essences. We continue to Skoura oasis, considered one of the largest oases in the South and visit one of the Kasbahs there (Amridil Kasbah)
    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Ouarzazate, Ouarzazate, Draa-Tafilalet
    we carry on to Ouarzazate for lunch. Early afternoon, we drive to the fortified Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, built in the 11th century. Once up on a time this Kasbah was the former caravan route between the Sahara and Marrakech. It is situated on a hill along the Ounila River and has some beautiful examples of Kasbahs, which unfortunately sustain damage during each rainstorm and windstorms. Most of the town’s inhabitants now live in a more modern village at the other side of the river; however, around five families are still living within this Kasbah. Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987 and several films have been shot there, including Lawrence of Arabia (1962), Time Bandits (1981), The Jewel of the Nile (1985), Kundun (1997), Gladiator (2000) and Alexander (2004).

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Kasbah du Pacha el Glaoui, Proche Telouet, Telouet 45252 Morocco
    Afterwards we return to Marrakech via telouet

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Marrakesh, Morocco
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Marrakesh, Morocco
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Safari Desert Tours

Activity ID: V-139060P19

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