Tour description

In this private tour we will discover the most amazing part of the Moroccan desert dunes, the dunes of Merzouga, Erg Chebbi,  which seduce its visitors by the spectacular orange colour of its sand, that changes every day, and its height, that can reach 150 metres.

ITINERARY

 DAY 1 MARRAKECH - AIT BEN HADDOU - OUARZAZATE - DADES GORGES

After picking you up from your hotel of riad, we will go towards Ouarzazate. Along the way, we will cross the breathtaking landscapes of the Atlas by the incredible port of Tizi n´Tichka of 2,260 meters high.

There we will reach the Ait Ben Haddou kasbah, the most fortified city of Morocco and set of movies like Gladiator or The Kingdom of Heaven. Continuing the route we will reach Ouarzazate, where we will see the Taourirt kasbah .

Later on we will take the road of a Thousand Kasbahs towards Skoura, and there we will cross the Valley of Roses to finally reach the Dades Gorges, where we stay overnight.

DAY 2 DADES GORGES - TODGHA GORGES - MERZOUGA

After breakfast we will go to the Dades Valley and cross the amazing Todgha Gorges, where we will stay until lunchtime .

With our spare energies, we will go to Merzouga and traverse the Jorf palm grove (where you can take the best dates) and Erfoud, a small town where you can visit a workshop of marble.

Once in Merzouga, we will leave the 4X4 to get a camel ride to the jaimas, where we will spend the night. There, in the silence of the desert, we will enjoy one of the most authentic dinners of Morocco.

DÍA 3 MERZOUGA - RISSANI- ALNIF- TAZARINE - DRAA VALLEY - AGDEZ - MARRAKECH

If there is something unforgettable in the desert, it is its dawn. After contemplating the dawn, we will go back on camels to the hotel where we will have a shower and eat something.

After passing the Tafilalet palm grove and the village of Rissani (of the Alaouite dynasty origin) we will arrive at Alnif, where we will take the road through the Anti Atlas mountains. Amazed by the mountainous landscapes we will reach Tazarine (an important Berber village), N´kob and finally the Draa Valley and its amazing palm grove.

After crossing the Anti Atlas by the port of Tizi n Tnifift (1660 meters) we will reach Ouarzazate, where we will stop to eat. After lunch, we will continue towards Marrakech. 

 

INCLUDED

  • Pick up at the hotel or riad and transfer back
  • Transfer in Toyota Landcruiser 4x4 or high-end minibus
  • Spanish-speaking Chauffeur
  • Two nights’ accommodation (hotel and Berber Jaima)
  • Dinner and breakfast
  • Camel ride at dusk and dawn
  • Travel insurance

 

NOT INCLUDED

  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Any other services not specified in the section ´Included´