Best Sahara Tour from Marrakech
MR08: 3 Days Marrakech - Boumalne Dades - Sahara Merzouga - Marrakech
Tour Type: Private Tour, flexible and customized
Guide & Driver: English-speaking guide, experienced driver & air-conditioned car
Accommodation: 4-star well selected hotels, also be open to your own choice
Meals: A mix choice of local cuisines and western-style food
Day 1: Marrakech - Boumalne Dades
Today, your private Marrakech Sahara tour starts. After breakfast, your private driver guide will meet you at the hotel lobby, and drive to Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah firstly. We will en route make several stops. Along the way, we will primarily cross the Tizi N'Tichka pass, the highest pass road through the High Atlas Mountains.
After that, we will arrive at the famous UNESCO World Heritage site - Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, which is an earthy clay dwelling cluster. Furthermore, some Hollywood blockbusters, such as the Mummy and the Gladiator, have once been shot here.
Later, continue onwards Ouarzazate and take a visit to Kasbah Taourirte, an ancient residential district that gives you an insight into the life of the local people in the past. Before getting to Boumalne Dades, we will drive via the Rose Valley. At the end of the day, we will reach your boutiqur hotel in Dades Valley and help you check-in.
Accommodation: Overnight in Dades Valley
Day 2: Boumalne Dades - Sahara Merzouga
After breakfast at your hotel, we will pass through the famous Road of the Thousand Kasbahs, where you can visit some Berber villages, or take a leisure walk along the Todgha River Banks. Later, proceed to the Todgha Gorges, which is a typical limestone river canyons.
Then, we will depart for Merzouga to begin your Marrakech desert trips. Upon your arrival at the famous sand dunes of Erg Chebbi, we will transfer to ride a camel deep into the Sahara Desert. The colors of endless sand dunes varies according to time changes, showing you spectacular desert scenes.
After enjoying the stunning desert sunset, we will ride a camel back to the Sahara desert camp, where you can have a dinner feast with Berber's folk music and dance. At night, you will be intoxicated by the charm of the starry sky.
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Accommodation: Sahara desert camp
Day 3: Sahara Merzouga - Marrakech
In the morning, we will leave for Marrakech. Although the driving journey will be long around 9 hours, you can enjoy picturesque scenery along the way. Pass through Dades Valley, and make a stopover in Ouarzazate around noon for a rest. Later, we will drive via Tizi N'Tichka pass toward Marrakech. When we arrive in Marrakech, we will drop you off at your hotel or riad, and your Marrakech desert tours 3 days end here. Wish you a happy journey with us!
- Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels.
- Services of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicle.
- Service of English speaking guides per itinerary.
- Entrance fees for mentioned sights visited.
- Meals as mentioned in the itinerary.
- Airport pick-up and drop-off services.
- International flight into and out Marrakech.
- Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary.
- Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.).
- Tips for guides and drivers.
- Personal travel insurance.
- Morocco Visa Fee.