Marrakech to Zagora and Merzouga for 4 full days of breathtaking valley and desert landscapes seen in movies such as Gladiator. You will see the fabulous landscapes of the Atlas mountains, you will visit the city of Ouarzazate and explore the small Moroccan towns scattered throughout the Draa River Valley. enjoy the authentic life of the Berber villages with an overnight in nomads’ tents at a desert camp in M’hamid, and witness a desert sunrise on an early-morning excursion to the Erg Lihoudi sand dunes nearby.
4 Days 14+ Age Private Marrakech Desert Trips
Private 4 days trip from Marrakesh to Zagora desert price per person
1 -> 695€/person 2 -> 399€/person 3 -> 299€/person 4 -> 249€/person 5 -> 219€/person 6 -> 199€/person 7 -> 195€/person 8-9 -> 189€/person 10-17 -> 175€/person
.A/C modern 4×4 or van driven by an English speaking river /guide
.Pick up from your Marrakaech hotel / Riad
.First night at Hotel with dinner & breakfast
.Sunset camel ride in Erg Chebbi
.Overnight at a Saharara desert camp in Erg Chebbi Dinner and breakfast are included.
.Sunrise camel ride
.Third night at Hotel with dinner & breakfast
.Drop off at your Marrakech accommodation NOT INCLUDED:
.Lunches on the way
.Optional local guide in Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou
Day 1: Marrakech –Kasbah Ait Benhaddou-Zagora (360 km, 8 hours)
Your private 4 days desert tours Marrakech to Morocco Sahara will start at 7:30 morning. We depart from Marrakech to Zagora, through the Atlas Mountains and Tizi N Tichka Pass (2260m). You are be impressed by the beauty of mountains, beautiful landscape, and Berber villages. In the middle of the Atlas, we will stop for taking pictures, drink a coffee or tea, then we will continue the travel until Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou, UNESCO World Heritage Site. We will spend time here to have lunch and visit the Kasbah with a local guide. Your trip will continue through Draa Valley to reach Zagora. At the sunset, you will be dropped off by camels for your camel ride into the Zagora desert camp. You will enjoy the sunset and when you will arrive on tents you will be waiting with Moroccan dinner and under millions of stars from the sky, you will enjoy for the first night in the desert.
Day 2: Zagora-Ouarzazate-Dades Gorges (320 km, 4h 30 min)
After breakfast in desert and sunrise camel ride, we will continue our trip through Ouarzazate, “the Hollywood of Africa”. Here we will stop to visit the famous Kasbah of Taourirt and have lunch. In the afternoon we will arrive in Hotel Dades Gorges where we will wait with dinner and spend the night.
Day 3: Dades Gorges-Todgha Gorges- Merzouga (269 km, 4h 15 min)
After breakfast, we drive from Dades Gorge to Merzouga via the Todgha Gorge. Will be impressive by Dades Valley with their geological features named Monkey feet and Togdha Gorges, a series of stone river canyons. We will stop here for taking pictures and walk. We will stop for lunch before arriving in Erfoud and then we continued our trip to Merzouga. The camel trek at the sunset, the colour of Merzouga dunes, the silence of desert it is experienced will be waiting. We will be waiting with Berber dinner, traditional music around the fire in the desert.
Day 4: Merzouga-Rissani-Alnif-Tazarine-DraValley-Agdz-Marrakech (562 km 9h)
In the earlier morning, we will enjoy by camel trekking to catch the spectacular colour of dunes Erg Chebbi changing of the light of sunrise. Depending on the type of tents, the breakfast and shower could be before camel colour ride or after when we arrived in Merzouga village. Then we continue the road through Tafilalet palm grove, Rissani village, Tazarine Berber village, and Dra Valley palm grove. After lunch, we will take the road for Ouarzazate and Marrakech over the Tizi N Tinifift pass. We arrive back in Marrakech, in the evening.