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3 Days Desert tour itinerary for morocco: Take A Ride Through The African Desert

Atlas Mountains, Dadès Gorges, Marrakech, Merzouga, Todgha Gorge, Erg Chebbi

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Walk through the arid land as you explore the scenic beauty of Morocco. Witness the beauty of the Gorges- Dades and Todgha, as you find your way to Erg Chibbi.

DAY 01

Marrakech – Aitben haddou – Ouarzazate – Dades

  •  Depart from Marrakech at 08h30 in a modern, air conditioned transportation.

  •  Travel over the Atlas mountains, enjoying the magnificent views of the surrounding countryside below.

  • Visit the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou and take a break.

  • Continue to Ouarzazate for lunch break, available in the local cafe’s.

  • Continue along the route of The Dades Valley to reach the guesthouse.

  • Enjoy the evening meal at the beautiful guesthouse.

DAY 02

Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Merzouga

  • Continue along the Dades valley, visiting Dades Gorge, Todra Gorge and other interesting sites,

  • Make your way to Merzouga , the meeting point for your camels.

  • Explore the village of Merzouga and hop on to your for 1 and a half hours into the Dunes to reach the desert camp at Erg Chebbi.

  • Enjoy the sun setting over the landscape from the top of the Dunes,

  • Dance to the tunes of a drum party and  indulge in story swapping. 

  • Choose to  sleep directly under the stars or Bivouacs .

DAY 03

Merzouga – Alnif – Ouarzazte – Marrakech

  • Wake up early , just prior to sunrise, for a 1h camel ride at sunrise.

  • Explore the area further and head back to Merzouga on the Camels.

  • Reach Merzouga,have breakfast and shower before the journey back.

  • Journey through the stony desert and over the Atlas mountains, with plenty of stops for photos, exploring and lunch and return to Marrakech.

  • 205 EUR Per Adult
  • 4×4 / mini-bus with driver

  • 1 night in a hotel at Dades gorges (HB)

  • 1 overnight camping on the Dunes (HB)

  • Camel ride on the dunes.

This trek runs all year round and can depart at any date of your preference.


Information

Erg Chebbi is a dune field of about 22 Km from north to south. Among the dunes there are several oasis . The trip to the oasis starts with a long route by road which is an experience itself geographically speaking, and also because of the numerous stops to cool down and get in contact with the people.

Atlas Mountains, Dadès Gorges, Marrakech, Merzouga, Todgha Gorge, Erg Chebbi

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Houssaine Sliman

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