Trip duration: 3 days – 2 nights
Category: Private tour Marrakech to Merzouga
Day 1: Marrakech – the High Atlas Mountains – Ait Benhaddou – Dades Canyons.
In the morning, We will start our 3 days Marrakech to Merzouga desert tour to Ait Benhaddou Kasbah. Passing by the high Atlas and Tizi-N-Tichka pass which stands at an altitude of 2600 M.
Before we arrive at Ait Benhaddou Kasbah., we will stop at a few panoramic parks of the high Atlas to take photos of these heritage Berber villages. Including a stop at Argan oil workshop. We will visit one of these workshops to take an idea of how these Berber ladies make oil from Argan nuts.
Upon arrival at Ait Benhaddou, we will go on a walking visit with our English speaking driver to explore the village of Ait Benhaddou. Afterward, we will return back to a restaurant for our lunch break.
In the afternoon, we will depart to Dades gorges, passing by the Rose Valley. Depends on the time, we might stop at the rose valley to take a few photos of the panoramic river that crosses along the valley. As soon as we arrive at the hotel in the gorges, we will check-in for our rooms before dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Erfoud – Merzouga – Camel trek.
After breakfast, we will cross the Dades valley, includes a stop at “Monkey toes rocks”. These rocks are naturally formed as monkey toes with their scars. We will continue our drive to visit Todra gorges passing. There, we will go for a walk in between the canyons enjoying the beautiful view of the gorge edge with a fresh breeze and river water sounds.
Our desert day tour continues to Merzouga desert, passing by Erfoud with its volcanic black mountains and black desert Hamadas. Upon arrival, we will go on our Desert camel trekking to the top of sand dunes to catch our sunset moment. After we take some photos of the sunset, we will return by camels to our Berber camp where we will stop for dinner and night.
Day 3: Merzouga – Tazarine – Draa Valley – Marrakech.
According to your choice, we get up just before dawn and go for a walk to the top of the lowest sand dunes to catch the sunrise. Afterward, we come back for breakfast at the camp restaurant. After breakfast, we will start our 3rd day by driving back to Marrakech. Today, we will take a different way to Marrakech. We will pass by a few Berber villages includes Tazarine, which is known as “Henna capital” and join this palm trees valley, called Draa valley. Afterward, we will join the high Atlas mountains before we arrive at Marrakech. Upon arrival, we will drop you at your riad or hotel.
3 days Marrakech to Merzouga desert tour includes list:
– Airport arrival pick up
– Private 4×4 Vehicle with Luxury interior & AC
– WiFi Hotspot during your trip
– Private English speaking driver
– Guided visit to Ait Benhaddou Kasbah
– Accommodation “Bed, Dinner, Breakfast”
– Camel trekking “1 Camel P/P”
– 1 Night in Luxury desert camp
– Airport departure pick up “Only if your departure is the next day after the trip”.
Marrakech to Merzouga desert tours options:
– Extendable to 4 days, 5 days or more.
– Foreign currency payment is acceptable
– The price can be changed according to the number of persons
– Accommodation can be changed if there is no availability
– We accept deposit payment via PayPal for trip confirmation before 3 days or more.
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