3 Days Tour from Marrakech to Merzouga
Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate – Dades Valley – Todra Gorge – Merzouga – Rissani – Alnif – Tazarine – Nkob – Agdz – Ait Saoun – Ouarzazate – Marrakech.
3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert will show you Morocco’s exotic glamor and breathtaking natural beauty. Moreover, it will introduce your culture and the way of life of Moroccan people. In another word, this tour has everything you need to know about Morocco, from its epic High Atlas Mountains, the vast Sahara desert, oases, and native Berber culture.
On the first hand, you will enjoy the sight of giant dunes, desert sunrise, and sunsets. You will pass by sights of oases and picturesque palm groves. In short, 3 days tour from Marrakech to merzouga desert will show you the magic of the desert, that captured the imagination of great artists and thinkers. Furthermore, you’ll get to experience the atmosphere of the nomadic lifestyle in the desert.
Overall, the journey includes scenic road trips, camel rides in the Sahara desert, and hiking in mountains. You will see beautiful valleys, roaming the passageways in classic Kasbahs while eating fresh nuts and dates. For sure, this is definitely one of the best Morocco desert tours.
- Breathtaking views of the picturesque snowcapped High Atlas Mountains
- Exploring the beauty of the ancient Ait Benhaddou Kasbahs
- Experiencing lush oasis towns and the beautiful city of Ouarzazate
- Discovering the Todra Gorge
- Experiencing the mystic vibes of the desert
- Desert camel rides and spectacular desert road drives
- Oases of Tazarine and Nkob
- Exploring Draa Valley
- We offer both standard and luxury accommodations. Please let us know what your preferences are and we will send you the available options.
- All Sahara tours include a camel ride to the sunset in the Sahara desert & a delicious dinner at a beautiful campsite along the bonfire and Berber music.
- In addition to first-class service, we have free wifi, water, pillows, and a wide variety of music in our vehicles for your amazing journey.
- Please contact us for desired tour, pricing and more information: [email protected]
Good to Know
3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert doesn’t necessarily have to strictly follow the path we laid down here. In other words, 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga can be customized the way you like it. A tour itinerary is only limited by imagination. If you have any suggestions, we’re happy to include them in the itinerary.
Also, if you’re not familiar with Morocco, feel free to contact us so we can help you. We are always ready to hear from you as well as help you to make your decisions.
IncludedAccommodations during the tourBreakfastComfortable air-conditioned vehicleEnglish or Spanish speaking driverPick-up and drop-off at your accommodationsSome complementary dinners
Not IncludedDinnersDrinksEntry feesLunch
Day 1: Marrakech - Ouarzazate - Dades Valley
After breakfast, we will pick you up from your hotel or riad in Marrakech. Then, we set off in a comfortable private air-conditioned vehicle for once-in-a-lifetime desert tour. The scenic road trip to Ouarzazate gives you a breathtaking view of the picturesque High Atlas Mountains as you head to the ancient village of Ait Benhaddou. There are various stops along the way to take pictures of the high atlas mountains and the eyecatching landscape along the Tizi N’tichka Pass, 7,414 Ft (2260m).Next, we head over Ait-Benhaddou where we will visit the beautiful ancient Kasbahs. estimated to be over 1200 years old, these fortified, red-earthen village provide a glimpse of what ancient Morocco looked like. Kasbah Ait Benhaddou Is a UNESCO world heritage site. The historical vibe of this city got it featured in the popular game of thrones series. You will have lunch here and get to enjoy the local cuisine and centuries-old recipes.Later, in the afternoon, we will continue with our journey to Ouarzazate city. We will stop near the atlas studios for a photo session before proceeding downtown for a panoramic view of the Kasbah of Taourirt. Indeed, the exotic backdrop of the Ouarzazate Is what makes it a favorite for many movies and tv shows. the road trip will also take You past small, lush oasis towns and we will spend the night here. Finally, our first journey of 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert comes to the end.
Day 2: Dades Valley - Tanghir - Todra Gorge - Merzouga
The next morning, we will pick you up at your riad or hotel and start driving towards Todra Gorge. Next, the scenic road trip will take you through Dadès Valley, past imeder and Tanghir. There you can take pictures at various stops. also, Todra Gorge's massive canyons, which Form a 1,312-foot-deep (400m) fault splitting the orange limestone into a deep ravine, are a sight to behold. In addition to driving through the Gorge, you will also be able to take a hike in the gorge. Take as many pictures as you like against the backdrop of the Todra Gorge. We will have lunch at a restaurant serving local food.
later, in the afternoon, we will resume our desert tour into the Merzouga Sahara desert with the beautiful views as we approach Merzouga. There you will get to take one of the most exciting desert camel rides in Morocco. You can climb Erg Chebbi dunes and enjoy a beautiful sunset. Some of these giant dunes are over 650 feet (200 meters) High. indeed, our 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert includes also a Berber night in a camp where you will enjoy a traditional Berber meal. You will also get acquainted with their music and enjoy dancing around the campfire before sleep. It will be a night to remember.
Day 3: Merzouga - Nkob - Ouarzazate - Marrakech
The third days of your 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert includes another exciting adventures. sunrise on Top of the dunes is one of the most beautiful experiences in the Merzouga desert. wake up early in the morning to enjoy this magical sight before breakfast and shower. We recommend bringing a camera with you to capture this moment and the early morning sight of the Sahara desert. After having breakfast at the camp, you will get to experience another desert camel ride back to the the village of Merzouga. From there, we will resume the journey - destination Marrakech.
from Merzouga we will pass through the ancient town of Rissani, which Is the capital of ancient sultanate alaouite. We continue with our driver in the direction of the small town of Alnif. Then, we will have lunch there before heading on to the oases of Tazarine and Nkob. Next, we will drive by the sublime Draa Valley, stopping in the area to see the Berber village of Agdz, and the Tizi'n'tinififft pass at 5,446 Ft (1660m) altitude. later, from the Draa river valley, we will be on our way to Marrakech via the ancient towns of Ouarzazate and Ait Benhaddou. By around 6 pm in the evening, we will have reached Marrakech, where our 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga comes to an end. Finally, we will Drop You off at Your riad or hotel, marking the end of a spectacular 3-days Morocco desert tour.