DAY 1 : MARRAKECH – OUARZAZATE – DADES VALLEY
Desert Marrakech tour with “Marrakech-Morocco-Trips” offers you unique experience to explore Sahara desert. Our 5 day private Marrakech tour to Merzouga desert starts passing the High Atlas mountains and we cross the Tizi n´Tichka pass and we enjoy few stops to explore few Berber villages. We visit Ait Ben Haddou ,the famous Kasbah, and an UNESCO World heritage site m very popular destination for private tours from Marrakech or as 1 day trip from Marrakech. Many famous films were shot in local stage, including Gladiator ,also Obelix and The Mummy. Then we continue our drive along the road of the 1000’s Kasbahs. We will also explore Kalaat Mgouna which is very famous for its rose products and we finish today in Dades valley where we spend the night in Dades Gorge in local and cosy riad/hotel with dinner and also breakfast.
DAY 2 : DADES – TODRA GORGES – MERZOUGA (ERG CHEBBI)
The Marrakech tour with local guides and drivers continues exploring Dades gorges where we explore the rock formation called “The monkey toes” and after that we drive towards Todra valley. It is famous site , where we will walk under the 300 m high red cliff. We continue to Jorf and Erfoud. City of Erfoud is famous for its fossil products and we will visit some of local fossil factories. We pass Rissani to reach Merzouga desert from where we prepare for camel ride into the desert. We explore desert sand dunes in Merzouga and once we reach Merzouga desert camp we will enjoy traditional Berber dinner. You will love Berber music at campfire and we sleep this night in Merzouga desert tents.
DAY 3 : MERZOUGA DESERT – NOMADIC FAMILIES – KHAMLIA VILLAGE – ERG CHEBBI:
This is a full day desert. “Rendezvous with sunrise” If you are in the middle of the desert, ‘s absolutely worth getting up early to enjoy watching the most spectacular sunset ever seen on top of a dune near the camp and enjoy this landscape that is a gift of nature. After sunrise we return to Merzouga on camels, where a good breakfast awaits us. After ll go around the Erg Chebbi, large expanse of sandy desert where the Great Dune of Morocco. which has more than 250mts high. then continue along the road formerly used for “Paris – Dakar” and ends in the mountains bordering Agelia. Stop at Tissardmin oasis where we can find fossil quarries still present in the area, then continue down a path in which we can see nomadic settlements and learn their secrets and customs. The next stop will be at a lookout to watch the hole Erg Chebbi. We`ll get Kamilia then people originally from Mali, where we can have a cup of tea while relaxing heard a concert of spiritual music Gnawa.Transfer your accommodation and free afternoon to enjoy the city or nearby dunes to the hotel to see the sunset. Dinner and night at the hotel.
DAY 4 : MERZOUGA – TAZARINE – AGDEZ – OUARZAZATE
Early in the morning, your guide will wake you camels in order to climb the dunes and enjoy a magnificent sunset over the dunes of Erg Chebbi. The camel ride winds its way back to the hotel on the edge of the dunes for breakfast and shower. Leaving Merzouga, we headed Rissani, a small town south of the Sahara, in southeastern Morocco, here we can miss a workshop of fossils before continuing to the union valley Agdez and Draa, where we headed north again Ouarzazate after crossing the small volcanic Atlas Mountains. Overnight in Ouarzazate in a traditional hotel with dinner.
DAY 5 : OUARZAZATE – AIT BEN HADDOU – TELOUET – MARRAKECH – FINISH THE PRIVATE TOUR
We drive over the Tizi ‘n’ Tichka pass to reach Marrakech where we drop off you at your hotel. Private and desert Marrakech tour with “Marrakech-Morocco-Trips” finishes and we thank you for exploring Morocco.