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4-Day Morocco Sahara Desert Trip From Marrakech
  • Tour Category

    Private Tour

  • Tour Types

    Culture, History, Desert

  • Duration

    4 Days

  • Activity Level


  • Language



Embark on this 3-day tour to the Moroccan towns of Marrakech, Dades, and Merzouga to explore the beautiful Valley of Roses, Dades Valley, and Kasbahs. Adore the sunrise from the sand dunes and enjoy a camel ride at Merzouga. Travel across these beautiful Moroccan cities, learn about their history and culture, and admire the striking views of the High Atlas Mountains.

  • Get an idea about the history of Morocco by visiting Marrakech
  • Stroll through the alluring Valley of Roses
  • Witness the mesmerising sights of Dades Valley
  • Look at the HIgh Atlas Mountains' landscapes
  • Day 1: Marrakech - High Atlas Mountains - Ait-Benhadou - Skoura - Rose Valey - Dades Gorges: expand_more
    • We will pick you up from your Riad/Hotel in Marrakech and drive toward the High Atlas Mountains, North Africa’s highest mountain range and beautiful scenery of fertile valleys along the way. 
    • We will be crossing the Tizi N’Tichka Pass 2260m, then drive through the dramatic Berber villages alongside the Ounila Valley to treach the famous Kasbah of Ait-Benhaddou. A fortified village that most of its buildings belong to the 12th century. The sight is recognized by the Unesco in 1987.
    • However, The Kasbah is also a backdrop for many international movies and series such as Gladiator and Game of Thrones.
    • We will escort you to the Kasbah and explore this authentic traditional sight and walk you through its small mudbrick alleys to reach the granaries which is most fortified spot in Kasbah.
    • We will have lunch in a local restaurant beside the Kasbah and then continue our way to Ouarzazate, known as the Cinema capital if Morocco with its cinema studios and movie sets.
    • In the center of the city, we will visit one of the ancients Kasbah of Tourirt. A pleasant pit stop by the Kasbah before we continue our way to the Valley of Roses through the road of thousand kasbahs.
    • Next, we will drive through the Valley of Roses to reach the Dades Valley, a rang of dramatic landscapes filled with fields of wheat, walnuts, and figs.
    • At the end of the day, we will drop you at your Riad/Hotel in the Dades Valley.

    Overnight in Dades Valley at Dar Blues. 

  • Day 2: Dades Gorges - Tinehrir - Arfoud - Merzouga Desert: expand_more
    • We will meet again in your Riad/Hotel in The Dades Valley and drive again through the dramatic landscapes. 
    • Our first stop will be in Tinerhir town which is a busy mining transit that used to be one of the most important trading positions for the caravans. A few kilometres from town, a palm oasis unfolds like a green umbrella, and beside it lays the abandoned village from the 19th century.
    • Next, we move forward to Todgha Gorges, a 300m orange canyons filled with a crystal-clear river running between the limestones.
    • Our journey toward the desert continues, and we will be driving through the Anti-Atlas Mountains via different Berber towns, villages, and oases. 
    • Along the way, we will be seeing a lot of Nomads tending their cheeps, goats, and camels. We will reach Erfoud which is a small city before we reach the desert, a fossil town and one of Morocco’s most export for dates.
    • A 40 minutes’ drive from Erfoud takes us the last heavens on earth; Merzouga Desert. We will arrive a Hotel in the dune lines before the sunset, then, time to relax for a while and use the facilities before you join your camels. Our camel guide will escort you through the Erg Chebbi dunes with a memorable stop at the highest dune to enjoy the spectacular sunset. 
    • Next, you will continue your camel trekking to our desert camp where we will meet again and enjoy a traditional Berber music live show around the fireplace.
  • Day 3: Merzouga Desert - Rissani - N'Kob - Deraa Valley - Ouarzazate expand_more
    • Early wake-up for sunrise is recommended to enjoy one of the most spectacular sunsets, and capture the sunrise lights against the sand drills of Erg Chebbi dunes.
    • Next, a 4x4 car will get you to the hotel in the dune lines where we will meet again and leave the desert. Our first stop will be at the Rissani town where we will take a walk inside the Souq, a local market where people gather to sell their local products such as dates, vegetables, animals, and all the living needs.
    • After visiting the Souq, we will drive through Al'nif, N'Kob and enjoy the beautiful scenery of Deraa Valley with its magical palm trees oases.
    • Then, we will cross the Ait-saouen mountain pass to reach Ouarzazate where we will spend the night.

    Overnight in Ouarzazate at Dar Amoudou.

  • Day 4: Ouarzazate - Ounila Valley - High Atlas Mountains - Marrakech expand_more
    • Today, we will be leaving Ouarzazate for Marrakech and an optional visit to the cinema studios is recommended. 
    • Then, we will drive through the spectacular valley of Ounila and enjoy the colours of the valley and its colours along with the Berber villages.
    • Next, we will drive through the High Atlas Mountains via the Tizi N'tichka Pass to reach Marrakech.
    • At the end of the day, arrival at Marrakech and drop at your accommodation.
What's Included
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • English-speaking Driver/Guide
  • Accommodations ( 3 Nights)
  • Breakfast & Dinner
  • Overnight in a desert luxury camp
  • Camel ride in the desert
  • Sand boarding (optional)
What's Excluded
  • Beverages
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities  
What to bring
  • Sun blocks 
  • Sun creams
  • Walking Shoes
  • Hats or scarfs  
Know before you go
  • This tour includes some walking and trekking activities.
Meeting Point

Jemaa el-Fna, Marrakesh, Morocco

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Price Details
1 To 1 EUR 962 Per Person
2 To 4 EUR 594 Per Person
5 To 8 EUR 416 Per Person
9 To 20 EUR 325 Per Person
1 To 3 EUR 420 Per Person
4 To 7 EUR 380 Per Person
8 To 20 EUR 294 Per Person

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EUR 962 / person

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