This amazing 3 days desert trip from Marrakech to Merzouga, is ideally suited to adventurous travelers desire to explore Morocco away from its bustling cities. Admire and explore the UNESCO World Heritage–listed Aït Benhaddou kasbah, travel out into the Sahara Desert camp on camelback and more — all while receiving your private guide’s undivided attention.
This amazing 3 days desert trip from Marrakech to Fez is perfect for travelers keen to discover our mountain kasbahs, lush valleys and towering dunes on a 3-day private desert camp from Marrakech to Fez. Get through the High Atlas to discover the ruined lanes of Ait-Ben-Haddou. Travel in the rustling shade of palm and olive groves and visit a flower-farming cooperative in the Valley of Roses. Ride a camel into the dunes of Erg Chebbi then spend a night in a Berber tent beneath Saharan stars. Rise early for a desert sunrise and trade sand for cedars as you traverse the Middle Atlas to the gates of Fez.
Depart Everyday at 07:30 from Marrakesh to dades valley via the High Atlas mountains Tizi n'Tichka pass throughout the high Atlas Mountains we will have time to stop and enjoy impressive landscapes and Berber hamlets, we will get the chance to visit the universal Heritage Site of Ait Benhaddou Kasbah as it has been named by UNESCO in 1987. This Berber Kasbahs which has been used as a very important destination for international filmmakers for more than 20 films was also one of the most important fortress strongholds on the old Salt Road where caravans brought slaves, gold, ivory, salt and silk from sub-Saharan countries to Marrakech and beyond. We'll pass through Ouarzazate, or what we call Hollywood of africa since it's has been as well a very famous destination for filmmakers, after ouarzazate we will continue to dades valley , trough the megoun ,skoura (berber villages around the valley) we will spend the night in dades valley.
After the breakfast, we go from Dades gorges to the erg chebbi Sahara desert in Merzouga. Berber villages are scattered along the way, we’ll pass through Tinjdad, Jorf and Erfoud in which we’ll feel the beginning of the Saharan oasis of Tafilalet, we continue to Merzouga, after relaxing few minutes, we go for camel ride and take you for adventure in the sand dunes. We will spend the night in an camp (Nomad berber tents) with drums music in the middle of the Sahara, this is a great opportunity to take lovely pictures of the sunset and sunrise,when we arrive at the camp we go to a high dunes to see the sunset , we will spend the night in camp.
Watch an early sunrise before riding the camels to board your vehicle. Start to the huge palm grove of Tafilalet through Rissani and with ziz valley arrival at Ouarzazate. Free Time for lunch before our getting back to marrakesh.
Arrival at 7:00 pm