3 DAYS DESERT TOUR FROM MARRAKECH TO MERZOUGA
MARRAKECH TO MERZOUGA DESERT TOUR - 3 DAYS
Merzouga has recently gained its popularity thanks to international bloggers and photographers publishing their Amazing camel caravans, sand dunes, desert camps, and sunset photos. That made the destination on every one‘s wish list when planning a trip to Morocco. Merzouga is an isolated village at the edge of Erg Chebbi dunes. It is located about 10 hours drive from Marrakech and considered the most popular destination for camel riding, desert camping, star gazing, and sand boarding.
A trip to Morocco would not be perfect without a marvelous 3 days desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga,a journey into the restless heart of the Erg Chebbi. This desert is a thrilling range enveloped by large golden sand dunes offering a heavenly view. Experience the fun of Dune bashing, camel trekking, drive along Ksours and Kasbahs, visit oases and canyons and meet the nomads.
The highlight of your Marrakech to Merzouga 3 days desert trip will be the moment you absorb the sights and sounds of Erg Chebbi desert while you go on a camel trek and enjoy the sun sets behind Erg Chebbi sand dunes. As a closure to a wonderful day, we head to your Sahara desert camp nestled in the middle of nowhere.
Please keep in mind that our desert trip to Merzouga from Marrakech is made to suit your needs, budget, and timetable. Hence we could make it happen in 3 or 4 days desert trip, depending on how much time you could spare for it.
Marrakech to Merzouga 3 days desert tour highlights:
- Cross the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi Ntichka pass
- Visit the World heritage village of Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou
- Explore the oasis of Skoura & its famous Amridil Kasbah
- Walk along the stream in the oasis of Todra
- Ride your camel in Erg Chebbi dunes and watch sunset
- Spend the night at a Sahara desert camp in the middle of Erg Chebbi dunes
MARRAKECH TO MERZOUGA 3 DAYS DESERT TOUR ITINERARY:
Dinner an overnight at your Dades Valley lodge.
In the afternoon, we continue our journey to Erfoud, famous for its date market, as well as fossilized marble production.
Next stop will be the holy town of Rissani, the birthplace of the dynasty of Alaouites who still rule Morocco to date.
From here, we continue to Merzouga. Upon arrival to Erg Chebbi, prepare for an exciting camel ride while you set back and allow yourself to be blown away by the color changing sand dunes and an exhilarating sunset. Spin back to your Sahara Desert camp where a magical Moroccan dinner under the stars, next to the campfire is awaiting for you. Relax and enjoy your meal while local nomads play their music using drums which sounds penetrate and entertain your soul. After this captivating scenery, make yourself comfortable for a glamorous overnight.
Dinner and overnight at your deluxe Sahara desert camp.
Your 3 days desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga will come to an end mid-afternoon with a drop off at a location of your choice in Marrakech.