Private 3 day desert tour to Merzouga and Ouarzazate

Best 3 Day Desert Tour To Merzouga from Marrakech

OVERVIEW

Private 3 Day Marrakech Desert Tour To Merzouga departs daily from Marrakech and is our most popular desert tour. This tour has been designed for the traveler eager to explore deep into the Morocco Sahara desert and who don’t mind driving long hours. you’ll have an incredible time touring the Desert and Merzouga, you’ll definitely not feel a drop of boredom. The landscape changes dramatically. starting with the fertile Haouz planes of Marrakesh and the high atlas mountains, to oases and valleys, then to the rocky plateaus and the unbelievable erg Chebbi sand dunes. just make sure you bring your camera because you’ll see sites you’ve never seen before; sites you simply couldn’t imagine in your wildest dreams!

3 Days Merzouga desert Tour Highlights

  • Cross the High atlas mountains & Tizi Ntichka pass.
  • In the city of Ouarzazate, we’ll pass through Atlas Film Studios and visit a kasbah
  • Visit the unesco world heritage kasbah of Ait ben Haddou.
  • Easy way to see the Atlas and Berber life, with a guide to arranging it all Trek to waterfalls, and uncover a nearby lifestyle.
  • With us you'll spend a night at a Berber bivouac and hear the local nomads enjoying their ancient music.
  • Overnight during a Berber desert camp in Merzouga desert.
  • We’ll spend a memorable night under Berber tents, listening to local nomads serenade us with their ancient music.
  • Then we’re going on a camel ride to check the most memorable sunrise and sunset you’ll ever experience.
  • visit Dades valley and Todra valley.
  • We’ll pass through Ouarzazate in Rose valley, famous for its annual festival of Roses.
  • Be amazed as we visit the Berber village of Ait ben Haddow, notable for the part it vie within the famous HBO series Game of Thrones and the backdrop it provided for big-screen movies like Gladiator.
  • We’ll cross the high atlas mountains through the simply splendid Tizi-n-Tichka Pass.

Marrakech to Merzouga desert Tour Itinerary


  • DAY:1 Marrakech - Ouarzazate - Ait Ben-Hadou - Boumalne Dades.


    We’ll start our Marrakech 3 days desert tour in the early hours of the morning. afterward you’ll leave for kasbah Ait ben Haddou at 7:30 am. you’ll make your way through Tizi-n-Tichka Pass and the high atlas mountains. during which you’ll make several stops. One is to visit UNESCO world heritage listed kasbah Ait ben Haddou. you will visit the kasbah that is famous for the part it played in a number of Hollywood blockbuster movies. After that, in the morning, we’ll take a leisurely tour Of kasbah Taourirte, then continue on to Ouarzazate. as the day progresses you’ll enjoy your drive through Boulmane Dades. Before inward at your destination for the day – your hotel in Dade’s valley.


  • Day:2 Dades Valley - Rissani - Merzouga .


    After enjoying a leisurely breakfast in your Dades Accommodation, we’ll travel the road of 1001 Kasbahs to the Oasis of Tinghir, then deviate to a lesser road where we’ll follow the river to Todgha canyons and spend time taking in the exciting scenery and immense cliffs. after lunch in a local restaurant, we’ll continue on to Rissani, which has its own claims to fame. Firstly, it was the starting point for trading caravans when crossing the Sahara desert to Tombouctou, and secondly, Rissani is world-famous for its date markets.
    Are you prepared for a camel?
    After traveling through some rocky desert landscape we’ll continue on with our trip to Merzouga by meeting up with our camel caravan on the edge of erg Chebbi dunes. ready for a camel ride? You’ll marvel at the color-changing sand dunes as we ride our camels into the setting sun. What an amazing experience! We’ll arrive at our Sahara desert camp just on dusk, and welcome it as it pops up on the face of it in the middle of nowhere. At this point, you should be ready for a feast. you’ll relish a Moroccan dinner. Also, you’ll sit next to a cozy bonfire. You’ll be in awe of the sand dunes and surrounding landscape. Then, after dinner, local nomads will treat you to a drum concert. remember to take lots of photos as a result of, when you come back home, you’ll wonder if your trip to Merzouga was just a dream after all!


  • Day:3 Merzouga - Ouarzazate - Marrakech.


    Following a sumptuous early breakfast, we’ll start our camel ride back to the main road to meet up with our driver, ready for our return to Ouarzazate. you will enjoy a leisurely lunch. After that, you will head towards Marrakech. Your memorable Marrakech 3 days desert tour will come to an end at around 7.00 pm in Marrakesh.

    Following a sumptuous early breakfast, we’ll start our camel ride back to the main road to meet up with our driver, ready for our return to Ouarzazate. you will enjoy a leisurely lunch. After that, you will head towards Marrakech. Your memorable Marrakech 3 days desert tour will come to an end at around 7.00 pm in Marrakesh.


    3day Merzouga desert tour from marrakech Included

    • Pick up from your hotel / Riad on the tour day ( or the nearest accessible point ).
    • A/C modern minibus driven by an English / French drive.
    • English/French/Spanish speaking driver.
    • Dinner & breakfast are included.
    • mint Tea/coffee / orange juice.
    • Camel rides during sunset and within the morning.
    • Overnight in a desert bivouac (private tents).
    • Overnight in a ancient kasbah in Dades Gorge.
    • Visit of the fortified village Ait Benhaddou, and Customized stops for pictures (fees).
    • No forced shopping stops during the trip.
    • Guided walking visit of the fortified village Ait Benhaddou.

    Merzouga desert tour from marrakech Excluded

    • Guide Service Fee.
    • Driver Service Fee.
    • Any Private Expenses