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4 Days Culture tour itinerary for morocco: Plan Your Expedition To The Sahara Desert

Marrakech, Fez, Chefchaouen, Aït Benhaddou, Ouarzazate, Todgha Gorge, Erfoud, Merzouga, Rissani, Tizi n'Tichka, Erg Chebbi

Culture Tour
Camping Tour
Desert Tour

Journey through the Sahara Desert to see Berber villages, kasbahs, valleys, the Atlas Mountains and deep gorges. Do a camel ride and then make a stop at Morocco's highest sand dunes so as to witness one of the most beautiful sunsets of your life. 

DAY 01

Marrakech - kasbah ait benhaddou - ouarzazate - valley of roses

  • Get picked up at 8:00 in Marrakech.

  • Proceed towards Ouarzazate by the Tizi 'n' Tichka, located at 2260 m above the High Atlas.

  • Appreciate the landscapes and the beauty of the Berber villages.

  • Visit the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, which is the largest Kasbah of Morocco and a UNESCO historical site (this famous kasbah has been used as a backdrop for more than 20 films).

  • Have lunch at the Kasbah. 

  • Continue towards Dades Valley via Ouarzazate, nicknamed the Hollywood of Africa with your Moroccan tour guide.

  • Follow the road of a thousand kasbahs before stopping at Kalaat Mgouna.

DAY 02

Valley of roses - Todgha Gorge - merzouga and camel trek

  • After breakfast at the Riad, cross the valley to see the rock formation "monkey toes". 

  • Leaving the Dades valley towards Tinghir and the Todra Valley, enjoy panoramic views of the ancient Berber mud villages overlooking the valley. 

  • Arriving at the Todgha Gorge, walk under the red cliff, 300 m high, where many mountaineers come to practice their favorite sport. 

  • Continue to Erfoud and Rissani where we will have lunch,

  • Leave for the village of Merzouga where your camel will be waiting for you. Enjoy a camel ride to the mysterious sandy sea of Erg-Chebbi, guided by an experienced guide. 

  • After an hour and a half, arrive at Morocco's highest sand dunes to admire one of the most beautiful sunsets of your life. 

  • Arrive at our Berber nomad tents where dinner, campfire, drum festival will be held in the desert.

DAY 03

Merzouga desert - fez

  • Be woken up by your camel at sunrise. 

  • Go quietly by camel to the village of Merzouga.

  • Enjoy the unique beauty of the spectacular dunes of Erg Chebbi, where the light changes all day. 

  • Head back to Merzouga for breakfast and a hot shower in the guest house.

  • Drive to Midelt. 

  • Make a stop at Zaida to enjoy a barbecue and a glass of mint tea.

  • Continue to Azrou, a Berber village located in the mountains of the Middle Atlas. 

  • Stop to see the barbarian monkeys in the cedar forest. 

  • Proceed to Ifrane called the French village or the Moroccan Switzerland for a photo or a drink.

  • Arrive at your accommodation in Fez.

DAY 04

Fez - chefchaouen

  • Explore Fez all morning. 

  • After visiting the main sites of the oldest city, have lunch in a restaurant in the medina.

  • Drive north. 

  • After a few hours, arrive at Chefchaouen, where your visit ends.

  • 510 EUR Per Adult
  • Pick up at your riad/hotel in Marrakech.

  • Transport in A/C comfortable vehicle.

  • Driver.

  • English speaking Moroccan tour guide.

  • Accommodation in hotels/riads including dinners and breakfasts.

  • Camel ride in the Sahara Desert.

  • Sleeping in a camp in the desert.

  • Back to your hotel in Chefchaouen.

  • Lunch.

  • Drinks.

  • Tips.

  • Personal expenses.

  • Enjoy the beautiful landscapes between Merzouga and Fez.

  • See the barbary Monkey in the cedar forest of Azrou.

  • Drive through Ziz gorge and its palm groves.

  • Take short walks in Dades and Todra Gorges.

  • Drive by the Tizi n Tichka Pass of the High Atlas Mountains.

  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Benhaddou.

  • Pass by Ouarzazate and visit Film Studios and Taourirt Kasbah.

  • Camel ride for sunset and sunrise, overnight in tents.

  • We organize guided tours from Marrakech, we explore the best of the Sahara desert from Marrakech. Our excursions are available every day with pick up at the hotel. Strong points of the private tour: Guided tour of Ait Benhaddou, visit of the Dades Gorges, doing the Todra Camel trek in the Merzouga desert, sleeping in a camp in the desert, passing by the mountains of the Middle Atlas Exploration of the medina of Fez.

Marrakech, Fez, Chefchaouen, Aït Benhaddou, Ouarzazate, Todgha Gorge, Erfoud, Merzouga, Rissani, Tizi n'Tichka, Erg Chebbi

Culture Tour
Camping Tour
Desert Tour

Contributed By

Morocco Global

starting from
EUR 510
Type of Tour

Private Tour


This tour is offered throughout the year on the following days of the week.

  • Monday 08:30
  • Tuesday 08:30
  • Wednesday 08:30
  • Thursday 08:30
  • Friday 08:30
  • Saturday 08:30
  • Sunday 08:08
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