Marrakech to Merzouga desert 3-day shared group tour

shared 3-days Morocco desert tour


Overview

When you Avail of our Shared group 3 days desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga. You can make this dream Marrakesh desert tour of yours a reality. Our Morocco desert trips from Marrakech is for people who do not mind long travel time for more excitement, This shared 3-day desert tour from Marrakech can allow for a maximum of 17 participants. These small group desert trips consider as the Most popular Sahara desert tours depart daily from Marrakech. Offers Amazing sceneries coming from a variety of natural landscapes, such, Valleys, Atlas Mountains, Canyons, Oases, and finally to the hights Erg Chebbi sand dunes in Merzouga. No other single place can equal such an abundance of natural wonders. All these wonderful attractions cost only €89 per person.


Shared 3 day Sahara desert trip from Marrakech hilghights:

  • Cross the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi Ntichka pass
  • Explore the legendary UNESCO World Heritage site of Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou
  • Climb up to Dades canyons
  • Enjoy a Camel ride in Erg Chebbi while watching the sunset spectacular
  • Spend a night at a Berber desert camp in the Sahara desert

3-day Marrakech to Merzouga desert tour itinerary:

Day 1: Marrakech - Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou – Dades Gorge

6 drive

The shared group 3 days desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga. start early morning on Day 1 with the vehicle initially taking off from Marrakech and through small suburban towns to the High Atlas Mountains. We will have a few stops for you to enjoy picture taking, and coffe break. We will then resume with an uphill drive up the famous Tizi Ntichka pass before reaching the UNESCO World Heritage site Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou where we will have a major stop for your sightseeing enjoyment. Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou is an old fortified village. It has been used as a set for many Hollywood movies among them Lawrence of Arabia, Kingdom of Heaven and Gladiator. At the opposite bank of the river that separates Kasbah from the main road is the village that you can explore at your leisure and There is a special guided group tour that charges an extra fee of €30 per individual tourists who want to join the local tour guide. After one-hour lunch break is next of the visit of the Kasbah. The trip continues to Dades Valley, passing by Ouarzazate, Skoura Oasis and Klaa Mgounna, who described the capital of the valley of the roses. We will reach Dades River driving past fortified Kasbahs on the side of the road to Dades Gorges. We will arrive at the hotel where you are booked late afternoon. You will have dinner and overnight stay at your hotel.

Accomodation details:

First night hotel

Day 2: Dades Gorge – Todra Gorge - Merzouga Desert

5 drive

You will have breakfast at your hotel. The day’s journey will commence with a drive along a road teeming with thousands of Kasbahs leading to the oasis of Tighir. We will then take a minor road that follows the direction of the river to Todgha. Enjoy a walk along the rural palm groves under the shade of trees in the oasis when we stop at this point. Our journey continues towards Todgha Gorges. You will be provided some time to relax and leisurely appreciate the grandiose and immensity of the cliffs around you and have lunch in a local café. By early afternoon, it will be time to continue with our trek, going to the place famous for its dates market, Arfoud. This place is also well-known for being the takeoff point of the ancient trading caravans that crossed the Sahara desert to Tomboctou. We will have a short stop then continue to drive towards Merzouga past landscapes of rocky desert. You can take a refreshing plunge at the swimming pool of the Palais Des Dune lodge just before you meet your camel caravan. You will then experience the much awaited camel ride amid the backdrop of the windswept sand dunes and the Sahara desert sunset. You will have enough opportunity to enjoy the view of the sand dunes and the landscapes around them before darkness sets in. You will have a taste of authentic Moroccan dinner when it is served to you under the bright night sky by the outdoor campfire. Local desert nomads will treat you with their drums entertainment until late night.

Accomodation details:

Second night camp

Day 3: Merzouga – Ouarzazat - Marrakech

9 drive

You get to enjoy Erg Chebbi even more the following morning when you have a sunrise trek through the sand dunes on top of your camel. The camel ride takes you to the camp operator’s lodge for a breakfast. If time allows, you can take a shower or a quick swim at the lodge pool. It will be time to meet your vehicle driver for a drive back to Ouarzazate. The drive goes on until lunch time and leisure break. The afternoon progresses with a continuing drive towards Marrakech, through the High Atlas Mountains. The group 3 days desert tour from Marrakech concludes, where you first started, around 19h00.


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 speaking driver
  • Different stops along the way to see important tourist attractions
  • First night in Dades Valley hotel including dinner and breakfast
  • Camel trek during sunst & sunrise in Erg chebbi desert camp with local Berber guides
  • ( Private tents can only be guaranteed if you upgrade to the comfortable camp )
  • Sand boarding
  • Breakfast, shower and swimming pool at the camp operator's lodge in Merzouga

NOT INCLUDED
  • Beverage
  • Lunches on the way
  • Optional local guide in Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou - €3 per person
  • Personal expenses

Things to Remember for the shared 3-Day Morocco desert Tour:

  1. The indicated driving time is exclusive of lunches, sightseeing and picture taking
  2. This shared group tour for the easy-going traveler's with limited expectations. Otherwise, you can contact us for special packages to suit your travel needs
  3. First night at the Dades Valley hotel includes breakfast and dinner, if you wish to stay at a private ensuite A/C room in Dades Valley hotel there is a supplier ( + 10 € ) per person
  4. Luggage you take on this trip will be securely kept at the van while you are in Merzouga desert camp
  5. It is advised that you carry a small backpack for the personal belonging you will need in the desert camp
  6. please bring your own bathroom towel and supplies for this desert tour
  7. Walking shoes, sunglasses, hat, and wet napkins always come handy on these Marrakech to Merzouga desert trip
  8. Is best to wear comfortable jeans, trousers or long shorts especially when you take the camel trek over Erg Chebbi sand dunes
  9. Lunches and beverages are not included in the tour package. if you wish to hire a local guide in Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou there is a supplier of extra (3€ per person)

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