3 days trip from Marrakech to Merzouga

Price from 149€

This tour is mainly dedicated to the desert and the nearby mountain regions. Gorges, kasbahs, camel rides, overnight in the desert, cinema studios and more are on the schedule.

Duration
3 days & 2 nights
Distance
1166 Km
Departure
Marrakech
Return point
Marrakech

Detailed Program

Day

Path: MARRAKECH – TELOUET – AIT BEN HADDOU – OUARZAZATE – SKOURA – KALAAT MGOUNA – DESFILADERO DE DADES

DAY 1
MARRAKECH – TELOUET – AIT BEN HADDOU – OUARZAZATE – SKOURA – KALAAT MGOUNA – DESFILADERO DE DADES

We will leave Marrakech at 08h00 and cross the High Atlas Mountains along the Tizi’n’Tichka Pass (2,260 meters altitude) as we make our way to Ouarzazate. On our way we will be able to admire the breathtaking and vertiginous landscapes and the villages located along the valleys and above the rivers. We will stop for lunch in Ouarzazate, visit the Kasbah of Taourirt and the film studios (optional). Ouarzazate was first founded in 1928 as a military garrison. This region is the land of nomadic Berbers who set down their roots here despite the weather conditions that fluctuate between extreme heat in the summer and periods of dry and cold weather. After lunch we will continue our journey along the Rose Valley, also called the Valley of a Thousand Kasbahs. we will stop when we reach the Dades Gorge. here we will dine and spend the night in a typical romantic Kasbah.

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Path: DADES GORGE – TODRA GORGE – ERFOUD – RISSANI – MERZOUGA

DAY 2
DADES GORGE – TODRA GORGE – ERFOUD – RISSANI – MERZOUGA

After your typical delicious Moroccan breakfast you have some time to admire and explore the gorge before continuing our journey towards Merzouga. Our first stop will be the Todra Gorge, where we will stop a while to admire the gorge with is vertiginous cliffs that plunge down to the river below. We will stop for lunch at Erfoud or Rissani where you start to feel the ambiance of the desert. We then continue through the desert landscapes with mountains on the horizons until we arrive in Merzouga. We will find camels and Touareg cameleers waiting to take us on our camel ride into the desert and the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. We will spend the evening in our Bedouin camp and dine around the campfire under the stars. If you are lucky our Touareg hosts may put on a musical show for us. Welcome to the wonderful south of Morocco !

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Path: MERZOUGA – TAFILALT – RISSANI – ERFOUD- TINGHIR – BOULMAN DADES – SKOURA -OUARZAZATE – MARRAKECH

DAY 3
MERZOUGA – TAFILALT – RISSANI – ERFOUD- TINGHIR – BOULMAN DADES – SKOURA -OUARZAZATE – MARRAKECH

You will be awakened before sunrise so that you are ready for your camel ride during the rising of the sun. When we arrive in Merzouga you will be able to take a shower and eat breakfast in a comfortable hotel. Departure after breakfast for our return journey that takes us to Ouarzazate. we will have lunch there and then we will make our way through the High Atlas Mountains and the Tizi ‘n Tichka pass to arrive in Marrakech in the late afternoon.

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PS:

If the program of this desert tour doesn't satisfy yours needs, Come To Morocco Agency offers you the possibility to customize it.
You only have to send us a quote request with all information about what you want to experience.

You will be awakened before dawn, so that you are ready for your camel ride in the rising sun

What is included

  • Pick up at your hotel/airport
  • Transport by private air-conditioned vehicle (4x4, Minivan or Minibus)
  • 2 nights in a hotel on half-board and in a camp in the desert
  • Sunset/sunrise camel rides
  • Bottle of miniral water

What is NOT included

  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Guide
  • Entrance fees, other personal expenses and gratuities

Itinerary

Prices per person

Standard accommodation

1 person
299€
2 persons
299€
3 persons
249€
4 persons
229€
5 persons
209€
6 persons
189€
7 persons
149€
+ 7 persons

Luxury accommodation

1 person
679€
2 persons
345€
3 persons
279€
4 persons
249€
5 persons
229€
6 persons
199€
7 persons
179€
+ 7 persons

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