Desert Tour: Marrakech to Erg Chebbi

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Desert Tour: Marrakech to Erg Chebbi
Desert Tour: Marrakech to Erg Chebbi

Day 1 : Marrakech - Ait Ben Haddou - Boumalne Dades 

Depart from your riad/hotel in Marrakech and drive towards Boumalne dades via Tizi N Tichka pass (2260m) offering a majestic view of the High Atlas Mountains with snowy summits during winter. Visit the UNESCO world heritage site of Ait Ben Haddou. Explore this fortified city which is the backdrop of several films such as Gladiator and Alexander. After lunch at the Kasbah or Ouarzazat, explore the beautiful Kasbah of Taourirt in the city of Ouarzazat. After, we pass through the Berber village of Klaat Magouna then head to Boumalne Dades where we will overnight.

Day 2: Boumalne Dades - Erfoud - Merzouga

After breakfast at Boumalne Dades we will head to the sahara desert of Merzouga with the highest dunes in North Africa, we will pass via Tinjdad and other Berber villages and towns including Malaab and Touroug. On the way we have the chance to visit some of the marble fossil shops located in Erfoud before arriving to Errissani to see its souk.  After we continue to Merzouga where you have the chance to have camel ride and spend the night either in your hotel or in an equipped camp in the middle of the dunes.

Day 3: Merzouga - Alnif - Nkob - Ouarzazate 

At the early morning you will have the chance to see the beautiful sunrise from the top of the dunes before trekking back to your hotel for shower and breakfast. After, depart for Ouarzazat, the so called ‘the Hollywood of Africa’. We will pass through Alnif, Tazzarine, Nkob, and the Draa Valley. Spend the night in the city of Ouarzazat.

Day 4: Ouarzazate - Marrakch 

Today we will set up for Marrakech passing through the spectacular pass of Tizi N Tichka in the high Atlas Mountains offering a majestic view of the Mountains, landscapes, and Berber villages. So you are advised to take your camera for photos during the journey. Arrive to your accommodation in Marrakech where our services end.