7 Days Desert Tours From Marrakech

7 Days Morocco Desert Tours From Marrakech To Merzouga & Draa Valley

7 Days Morocco Desert Tour

7 Days Morocco Desert Tour From Marrakech To Merzouga Sahara Desert

7 Days 6 Nights Tour

Starting From

Marrakech

To Sahara Desert

Highlights

  • 7 Day tour from Marrakech to Merzouga, via Dadès Valley, Erg Chebbi and Draa Valley.
  • Traverse the High Atlas Mountains via Tizi-n-Tichka pass.
  • Discover the UNESCO World Heritage site of Aït Benhaddou kasbah.
  • Visit lush palm groves in the desert at Skoura.
  • Admire the Todra Gorge and follow the Dadès River to Boumalne Dades.
  • Drive through Draa Valley and its palmgroves.
  • Take a camel trek from Merzouga to Erg Chebbi and enjoy dinner under the stars in a Berber desert camp.
  • DAY 1

    Arrival in Marrakech

    Transfer from the airport to the riad according to your arrival time. If you arrive in the morning is the time to visit the city as early as the first day, otherwise the actual visit of the city is postponed to return to Marrakech at the end of the tour, Dinner at local restaurant, accommodation in a riad and typical very romantic.

    DAY 2

    Marakech – Telouat – Ait Benhaddo – Ouarzazate.

    After breakfast, we pick up you at the hotels departure via Ouarzazate over Tizi-n-Tichka passing by the col 2260m while enjoying some attractive views of the High Atlas Mountains also the Berber villages. stop for Lunch in oasis at Telouat .after you will have the opportunity to visit Telouat kasbah, situated by the family Glaoui dynasty then continue the road to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site : the exotic Kasbah of Aït Benhaddou. Before Arrival to Ouarzazate you can visit the Atlas studios which host the largest movie studios in the world such as Lawrence of Arabia, Jewel of the Nile , The Mummy, Gladiator and The Man Who Would Be King. Then having Dinner and spending night in the hotel or riad.

    DAY 3

    Skoura – Kelaa Mgouna – Boutghrar- Dades Gorges.

    After breakfast, heading toward Tinghir, passing by Kasbah of Taourirt, then continue the road by crossing the beautiful oasis of the palm grove in Skoura, where you can see and visit the incredible Kasbah of Amerhidil. then to El Kelaa M’gouna (the valley of roses) where you will have your lunch, after that we drive you over the wonderful Pist “Mil Kasbah” which is accessible only on 4×4 passing by the amazing Berber villages such as “Boutaghrar” . Besides that you will have the opportunity to meet some Berber nomads whom are living in the grotto (caves). Then you will continue your road further through the valley and gorges of Dades. Having dinner and Sleeping in a hotel or in guest house.

    DAY 4

    Todra Gorges - Tinjdad - Erfoud - Merzouga.

    After breakfast, you will begin your journey, with exploring the marvelous Todra gorges then to the next destination which is Tinghir where you can have walk between the gorgeous oasis palm trees .then heading toward Tinjdad and having lunch. after that we drive via Arfoud where you will discover the marble and fossils, later continue to Merzouga where the caravan of desert (camel) will be waiting for you for an adventure in Erg Chebbi dunes. You will spend the night in a bivouac (camp in the heart of the desert), tasting Berber food, listening to the drums in a starry night and sleeping in a traditional tent (camel hair tent) in calmness and tranquility.

    DAY 5

    Merzouga - Alnif - Nkob - Draa valley - Ouarzazate.

    The camel man (trekker) will wake you up in dawn to see the spectacular sunrise in the desert, later you will return to the camp to have your breakfast. after the camel man take you back to the Auberge to have shower to refresh your body .we drive to Rissani through the Ksours and kasbahs of Tafilalet . Visiting the Zaouia of moulay Ali El-Charif, the mausoleum of the dynasty Glaoui founder, and have walk to discover the local market and traditoinal souks in Rissani .after that heading to Ourzazate via Alnif, Tazarin, Draa valley till reaching Ouarzazate. Overnight in the hotel or riad with dinner and breakfast.

    DAY 6

    Ouarzazate – the pass of Tizi n’Tichka – Marrakech.

    After Breakfast departure toward Marrakech by crossing the high Atlas mountain through the pass of Tizi n’Tichka. Stopping along the way and enjoying the wonderful surroundings then having lunch in a berber village called”Teddart” before your arrival to Marrakech. Dinner and breakfast in hotel or riad.

    DAY 7

    Marrakech.

    Transfer you to the Airport at your flight time.

    What´s Included:

  • Private tour in vehicle with air conditioning 4×4 / minibus
  • Private driver / English speaking guide
  • Nights at the hotel (dinner and breakfast )
  • Camel trek in the desert
  • One night stay in the desert camp
  • What´s Not Included:

  • Lunches
  • Drinks
  • Tips, admission to museums