3 Days from Marrakech Desert Tours Marrakech to Marrakech in 3 Days 2 Night Overnight Camel Trekking in Merzouga dunes
Itinerary of the tour:
Day 1: Marrakech – High Atlas Mountains – Kasbah of Aït Benhaddou – Ouarzazate – Valley Of Roses – Dades Valley Gorges
Departure from Marrakech traveling over the Atlas Mountains, cross Tizi n’Tichka (2260m) the highest road mountain pass in Morocco, we enjoy spectacular views of the surroundings areas including the zigzagging road. On the way to Ouarzazate, we have a visit to fortified & famous Ksars Kasbahs of Aït Benhaddou. Continue the way & cross Ouarzazate; enjoy the beauty of Valley of the Roses; Kellat Mgouna, leave the main road and drive to Dades valley where we will spend the night.
Day 2: Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Merzouga – Camel Trek and Night in Desert Camp tent
After breakfast at the hotel, we will visit Todra gorges and then way to Merzouga through several beautiful desert towns; Tinjdad, Erfoud & Rissani, arrival to Merzouga. Get ready for the camel trek from Merzouga to Erg Chebbi (2hrs), overnight at the nomadic camp in the heart of the highest dunes in Morocco (250m), possibility to see the sunset. Berber dinner, perhaps a little entertainment and drum party. You can choose to sleep under the stars or in nomad tents the berber desert camp
Day 3: Merzouga – Draa Valley – Agdez – Ouarzazate – Marrakech
We will rise early to see the spectacle of the sunrise over the dunes of the Sahara before making our way back to the hotel for breakfast and a shower. We will pass through Rissani, the ancient capital of Morocco. The drive will take us through the Berber villages of Alnif and N’Kob and through the Draa Valley to Agdez. We will continue to Ouarzazate, where we will have lunch and visit the Taourirt Kasbah. We will return to Marrakech over the High Atlas mountains to arrive in the early evening