Morocco Desert Trip Experience – 3 day Desert Trip from Marrakech
This Morocco Desert Trip Experience itinerary, will take you for 3days starting from Marrakech, and back to Marrakech through the High Atlas Mountains. The tour also, include the visit of Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, a famous Ksar for the movies after you drive to Dades Valley. Also, include the camel ride in Merzouga desert and overnight in the Berber tent. The last day, back to Marrakech via Draa Valley.
Day 01: Marrakech – Dades Valley:
Our expert tour guide will pick you up around 8.00, to start your Morocco Desert Trip Experience from your hotel/riad in Marrakech. Today, you will drive about 315km to the Dades Valley. After driving through high Atlas Mountains, you will stop in different panoramic to enjoy amazing views offered by the Berber villages and their terrace gardens.
Though Tizin’tichka pass crossing dramatics landscapes of high Atlas mountains, which peaks at 2260m then Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah; considered as a world heritage , the movie film center, Kella Mgauna; the city of roses , Boumalen Dades famous by its Dades Valley.
Day 02: Dades Valley-Merzouga Sand Dunes:
This morning, we will continue our Morocco Desert Trip Experience, from Dades Valley 8:00 a.m to Merzouga. Via Tinerhir with its amazing green and lush Valley, we will reach Todgha Gorges, from there to the palm trees oasis of Tinejdad and Touroug; the old canal of irrigation used in the desert area, Erfoud with the naturel fossils places (amonits and trilobits…etc), and night at the Merzouga desert camp after a camel ride to enjoy the sunset.
During this adventure desert trip, you will a great sunset over the orange sand dunes of Erg Chebbi, which can be the the best sunset in your life. Before you reach the camp, you will have time to enjoy the sand boarding experience(optional), then our friendly desert camp team, will welcome you with a traditional mint tea, before they show you your home for the night0(Berber tent).
and have dinner, have a drum party with Berber music. In the morning you will get up early to see the sunrise witch give a golden color to the sand dunes, then the ride the camels back to have breakfast in the hotel where you will have a shawer.
Day 03: Merzouga – Ouarzazate – Marrakech: 11hours driving
After having a shower and the breakfast, we will take the way to Ouarzazte by visiting Risani as an old city with its famous 350old kasbah considered also as the first village(old sijilmassa) used as a first station by the caravans coming from the desert in the past, the palm trees oasis of alnif and tazzarine, the draa valley (the bigest valley in the south of morocco), we will get Ouarazate via the Ait Sawne landscapes, then Marrakech via the high Atlas enjoying with the amazing landscape and Berbers villages then end our Morocco Desert Trip Experience.