This 4 days Morocco desert tour from Marrakech is the perfect trips to explore the majectic Morocco desert with its Kasbahs, oases, canyons and sand dunes. The 4 days desert trip from Marrakech will allow you to follow the paths of ancient caravan roads. The highlight of your desert trip is the overnight at your desert camp in Erg chebbi after riding your camels to watch the sunset over the color changing sand dunes.
After Breakfast we will drive to Southeast of Marrakech through the magnificent Atlas Mountains and the pass of Tichka (2260m), offering an impressive landscape in the heart of the Atlas mountain chain, to Ouarzazate The Hollywood of Morocco where many famous movies have been shot such Alexander the Great, The Mummy, Kingdom of heaven etc… Stopping in such panoramic places to take pictures. Optional lunch stop at Kasbah Ait Benhaddou the most spectacular fortress in the South of Morocco and time to explore this Berber village, we continue to Ouarzazate. Overnight The drive to Zagora will take you through the lush palm groves and oases of the Draa Valley. You’ll also see the potters’ area of Zagora, where artisans produce pottery that has a natural green tint from henna. On the outskirts of town you’ll pass by the massive Tinfou Dunes before returning to your hotel. Dinner, breakfast and Overnight in Zagora.
After taking breakfast In the morning leave Zagora and head out towards Erfoud, taking the roads of Tansikht and N’Kob, we will cross Tazzarine Palmeries and then through magnificent villages, reaching Alnif where to get there, you will cross a vast, rocky area. Stop for lunch in Tazzarine (optional). After lunch, our drive continues passing through Rissani, Erfoud with a final stop in Merzouga where you will have the opportunity to explore the area further by camel back to experience an unforgettable ride according to the Bedouine way of life. The «desert ship» would carry you through sand dunes and spectacular scenery. It will be followed by a magical guided-tour and the admiration of a star studded sky. Then a bivouac would be set up around a wood fire. You would appreciate the Bedouin traditional dinner. Accommodation will be provided under a nomadic tent to beneath the innumerable stars of the clear desert sky and awake with the sunrise to watch the colors of the desert changing in front of your eyes. Dinner, breakfast and Overnight in Merzouga.
After breakfast we Leave Merzouga and passing through Kelaa Magouna (Morocco’s rose capital) crossing the fabulous Dades Valley and its thousands and one fortresses (Kasbahs), throughout a succession of Draa Valley palm trees. On your way along the tracks you will discover mysterious places. Lunch in the famous Todra canyons where high cliffs drop to the riverbed below. After lunch, we will continue to Dades late afternoon where we spend the night. Dinner, breakfast and Overnight in Dades.
After breakfast we depart to Marrakech via Ouarzazate city, visit of the city including Taourirt Kasbah. Optional lunch in the route and we continue to Marrakech through the Tichka passes.