4 Days Tour From Marrakech To Merzouga Desert
Best 4 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga highlights, the Atlas Mountains, Kasbahs & Oasis, Merzouga camel trekking and night in the desert of Merzouga
1st Day: Marrakech – High Atlas – Telouat Kasbah – Ait Ben Haddou – Ounila Valley – Ouarzazate
After contacting us, we are going to meet in your accommodation. Then, we pick you up in our private vehicle with A/C at 8:30 am. And we will begin your 4 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga. Thus, we will leave the city, taking the path to Ouarzazate via the Atlas Mountains.
In one hour and a half, we have to make our first stop to drink a cup of coffee or use WC. After that, we continue driving through the highest road of Morocco at an altitude of (2260 M).
It is the Tizin’Tichka mountain pass where to view and take wonderful pictures of its landscapes. Moreover, in a few minutes, we will turn to the left to take another road that will lead us directly to the valley of Ounila. There, you will enjoy the beautiful views on the road see mud houses.
Then, we will arrive in Telouet kasbah that is an Ighrem/village where Berbers have been living for many years ago. After visiting this kasbah, we will carry on our way to reach another amazing Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou.
Before visiting the kasbah, we have to stop for lunch beside the kasbah to get back the energy and start getting ready to visit kasbah. It is a great example of Moroccan earthen clay design.
And It also has been a UNESCO world heritage site since (1987). After visiting the kasbah, you will continue our Adventure of 4 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga towards Ouarzazate. It is called the door of the Sahara.
Besides, it is a movie site where Gladiator and Game of Thrones were filmed in its Atlas Studios. You will have an opportunity to take some fabulous pictures outside the studios. Then, we cross the town to arrive in another Kasbah of Taourirt.
It is a castle located on the outskirts of the Atlas Mountains and is one of the most impressive Kasbahs in Morocco. Finally, we will end our day by going directly to your Riad. You have free time to enjoy the rest of the evening in your accommodation. Dinner and overnight are in Ouarzazate With Breakfast.
2nd Day: Ouarzazate – Draa Valley – Merzouga Desert – Camel ride and night in the Berber (Luxury Camp)
On The second day of your 4 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga, you will enjoy different sites. Thus, after having a delicious breakfast, we will move to the Drâa Valley. There, you will see one of the longest rivers in Morocco. On our way, we make a few stops to discover the beauty and wilderness beyond this river.
Also, you take some pictures for memory. Moreover, you will enjoy the view of the magnificent kasbahs and the most adobe-built Berber villages. Then, we reach Agdez and make a stop for taking some pictures around this beautiful village. Agdez is famous for its palm grove and traditional life.
After visiting this site, we will continue our way to Nkob and Alnif, We will have lunch in one of these villages. Next, we will carry on our way to the Desert and enjoy acacia trees and different animals such as camels, goats and donkeys.
Finally, we will reach the marvellousdunes of Merzouga. It is known as the gateway to the Erg Chebbi. This small town is near the Algerian border. Therefore, we will stop to take some beautiful pictures of Erg Chebbi with its biggest dunes in the area. In a few minutes, we are going to reach the point where camels are waiting for you.
You will ride camels and cross dunes to the camp. One of the camp teams will transport your luggage directly to your luxury camp. On the way, you are going to explore the most attractive views in Sahara, such as sunset.
And your camel man will take pictures of with your kind camels. Then, you will arrive at the luxury camp and the team of the camp will welcome you kindly with a cup of tea. At the night, there are some enjoyable moments after having your dinner.
You will have set near fire camp to listen to typical and Berber music. Furthermore, the team will teach you how to play drums music. Later on, you have free time to climb the dunes near the CAMP to enjoy your unforgettable moments under the stars.
The overnight is in your private tent. With Dinner & Breakfast.
3rd Day: Merzouga Desert – Rissani Market – Erfoud – TodraGorges – Dades Valley
After spending a beautiful night in the tent, you should wake up early morning to climb the Dunes again. You will witness the beautiful reflections of sunrise and have breakfast. Thereafter; you have two options to go back either by car or camel again.
From here, we keep on 4 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga towards Rissani. It is famous for its nature and wildlife where we are able to discover some of its corners. For example, we take you to visit a place where agriculture and sheep are. People there sell and buy sheep and other types of animals.
Secondly, we move to see the options of vegetables and fruits which are available in the Souk. Then there’s one of the great specific shops with crafts and all kinds of spices. There is also a specific zone of dates where you taste them.
Thereafter, we will stop in the gateway of Rissani for pictures. Then, After that, we will continue our way to Erfoudwhere we will be able to visit the factories of fossil marble.
Furthermore, we will drive to Touroug village via the palm groves of Tinjdad town. In the village, we will have lunch and carry on to Todra Gorge. We are going to enjoy the sightseeing and landscape of the road and making stops for drinking a cup of cafe and using WC.
Gorge of Todra is one of the spectacular sites in the 4 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga. As it has only one way, we will make some wonderful pictures before the entrance and continue exploring the red mountains.
Tourists come to this site for climbing activities. In Todra Gorge, you will have free time to walk and discover the highest mountains. After, we will keep following our discovery to Dades valley. In this area, we have two stops.
One is at the entrance of the city to take some pictures of panoramic views. The second one is in the Rock Formation. Finally, you will discover the beauty of the road and the decorations of the mud houses. In your Raid, you will have a great night and dinner With Breakfast.
4th Day: Dades Valley – Roses Valley – Palm Groves of Skoura – High Atlas – Marrakech
When you have breakfast, we will keep on 4 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga. Hence, our next town is Roses valley to see the Rose cooperative.
Locals there will explain to you what they are making with these roses like perfume and shampoo… Also, we are going to discover Skoura and its palm groves.
The lunch will be in one of the towns in High Atlas. Secondly, we continue our way to Marrakech with some stops for pictures and coffee or using the WC. Finally, we will arrive in Marrakech and drop you off at your Riad. Our service of 4 days desert trips from Marrakech will end then.
We can change and modify this program according to your needs. We also organize Morocco tours from different places in Morocco, like Casablanca, Fes, Ouarzazate, and Tangier. Do not hesitate to contact us!