Enjoy this 3 days shared tour to our Merzouga desert camp (erg Chebbi) starting and ending in Marrakech, a tour for travellers that only have a few days in Morocco who want to spend a unique experience with other people and with the best price.
MARRAKECH TO MERZOUGA DESERT 3-DAY SHARED GROUP TOUR
SHARED 3-DAYS MOROCCO DESERT TOUR
When you Avail of our Shared group 3 days desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga. You can make this dream Marrakesh desert tour of yours a reality. Our Morocco desert trips from Marrakech is for people who do not mind long travel time for more excitement, This shared 3-day desert tour from Marrakech can allow for a maximum of 17 participants. These small group desert trips consider as the Most popular Sahara desert tours depart daily from Marrakech. Offers Amazing sceneries coming from a variety of natural landscapes, such, Valleys, Atlas Mountains, Canyons, Oases, and finally to the hights Erg Chebbi sand dunes in Merzouga. No other single place can equal such an abundance of natural wonders. All these wonderful attractions cost only €89 per person.
SHARED 3 DAY SAHARA DESERT TRIP FROM MARRAKECH HILGHIGHTS:
- Cross the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi Ntichka pass
- Explore the legendary UNESCO World Heritage site of Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou
- Climb up to Dades canyons
- Enjoy a Camel ride in Erg Chebbi while watching the sunset spectacular
- Spend a night at a Berber desert camp in the Sahara desert
3-DAYS SHARED MARRAKECH TO MERZOUGA DESERT TOUR ITINERARY:
Day 1: Marrakech - Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou – Dades Gorge
The shared group 3 days desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga. start early morning on Day 1 with the vehicle initially taking off from Marrakech and through small suburban towns to the High Atlas Mountains. We will have a few stops for you to enjoy picture taking, and coffe break. We will then resume with an uphill drive up the famous Tizi Ntichka pass before reaching the UNESCO World Heritage site Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou where we will have a major stop for your sightseeing enjoyment. Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou is an old fortified village. It has been used as a set for many Hollywood movies among them Lawrence of Arabia, Kingdom of Heaven, and Gladiator. At the opposite bank of the river that separates Kasbah from the main road is the village that you can explore at your leisure and there is a special guided group tour that charges an extra fee of €30 per individual tourists who want to join the local tour guide. After one-hour lunch break is next of the visit to the Kasbah. The trip continues to Dades Valley, passing by Ouarzazate, Skoura Oasis, and Klaa Mgounna, who described the capital of the valley of the roses. We will reach Dades River driving past fortified Kasbahs on the side of the road to Dades Gorges. We will arrive at the hotel where you are booked late afternoon. You will have dinner and an overnight stay at your hotel.
First night hotel
Day 2: Dades Gorge – Todra Gorge - Merzouga Desert
You will have breakfast at your hotel. The day’s journey will commence with a drive along a road teeming with thousands of Kasbahs leading to the oasis of Tighir. We will then take a minor road that follows the direction of the river to Todgha. Enjoy a walk along the rural palm groves under the shade of trees in the oasis when we stop at this point. Our journey continues towards Todgha Gorges. You will be provided some time to relax and leisurely appreciate the grandiose and immensity of the cliffs around you and have lunch in a local café. By early afternoon, it will be time to continue with our trek, going to the place famous for its dates market, Arfoud. This place is also well-known for being the takeoff point of the ancient trading caravans that crossed the Sahara desert to Tombouctou. We will have a short stop then continue to drive towards Merzouga past landscapes of rocky desert. You can take a refreshing plunge at the swimming pool of the Palais Des Dune lodge just before you meet your camel caravan. You will then experience the much-awaited camel ride amid the backdrop of the windswept sand dunes and the Sahara desert sunset. You will have enough opportunity to enjoy the view of the sand dunes and the landscapes around them before darkness sets in. You will have a taste of authentic Moroccan dinner when it is served to you under the bright night sky by the outdoor campfire. Local desert nomads will treat you with their drums entertainment until late night.
Day 3: Merzouga – Ouarzazat - Marrakech
You get to enjoy Erg Chebbi, even more, the following morning when you have a sunrise trek through the sand dunes on top of your camel. The camel ride takes you to the camp operator’s lodge for a breakfast. If time allows, you can take a shower or a quick swim at the lodge pool. It will be time to meet your vehicle driver for a drive back to Ouarzazate. The drive goes on until lunchtime and leisure break. The afternoon progresses with a continuing drive towards Marrakech, through the High Atlas Mountains. The group 3 days desert tour from Marrakech concludes, where you first started, around 19h00.
WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THIS MARRAKECH SHARED TRIP
- Pick up from your hotel / Riad on the tour day (or the nearest accessible point)
- A/C modern minibus driven by professional driver
- Different stops along the way to see important tourist attractions
- First night in Dades Valley hotel including dinner and breakfast
- Camel trek during sunst & sunrise in Erg chebbi desert camp with local Berber guides
- ( Private tents can only be guaranteed if you upgrade to the comfortable camp )
- Sand boarding
- Breakfast, shower and swimming pool at the camp operator's lodge in Merzouga
- Lunches on the way
- Optional local guide in Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou - €3 per person
- Personal expenses
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