What to expect
Let’s Experience Morocco Desert tour in 6- day from Marrakech to dunes of Erg Chebi, and see the breathtaking views of Atlas Mountains. Visit different cities and its monuments. Explore the rich history of Moroccan south. Enjoy nomadic lifestyle in desert camps and ride camel through Erg Chebi Desert. Watch the supernatural sunrise and sunset.
Day 1: Arrival at Marrakesh
Arriving Marrakech Menara airport where you will find our professional driver is waiting for you. He will pick you up to the bespoke hotel. The remaining of your day is free time to rest from the flights, with an optional evening potter through the old medina.
Overnight in a Hotel / riad in Marrakech
Day 2: Marrakech City Tour
The stunning icons in Marrakech After breakfast, you will have a half day guided tour through the main stunning landmarks that are famous in Marrakech such as: The Koutoubia Mosque, which has a wonderful view especially at night. The imperial Saadian Tombs are the most popular mausoleum in Morocco; tourists are surprised by its designs and colorful architectures. Next, explore the Bahia Palace which also represents the Islamic Moroccan style architecture and decoration. You also visit the Koranic school named the Medersa Ben Youssef which is located in the heart of the medina is open to non-Muslims. Afternoon, enjoy your lunch at leisure. Afterwards, you visit The Majorelle garden that is a landmark garden; it contains Islamic Art Museum of Marrakech. At the evening you will stroll in the pulse of Marrakech which is Jamaa El fnaa, this iconic place is occupied by orange juice stalls, water sellers, snake charmers.
Overnight in a Hotel/riad in Marrakech
Day 3: Marrakech - Ouarzazate - Ait Ben Haddou
The door of Sahara desert and the thriving culture after your morning meal at the hotel, you will go on trip to Ouarzazate, which is a city full of cultures and artistic traditions, Journey through astonishing countryside via Tizi N’Tchka, the highest pass with 2260 m. you cross the Atlas Mountains, thus you will find pleasure in the attractive landscapes with local villages and the various views. After few hours of traveling, you will get to Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, classified as an UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE. Next, continuation to Ouarzazate, you will visit the Kasbah of Taourirt which was built in the 18 TH century and renovated in 1994. You can also discover the Atlas film studios. It is a huge studio covering about 30,000m large piece of desert. You may be able to catch a glimpse filming of some movies. There, many movies were filmed such as Star Wars, Gladiator and Laurence of Arabia. This day will be ended by a small visit of city Ouarzazate.
Overnight in Ouarzazate
Day 4: Ouarzazate – Tinghir- Merzouga
The mystery behind Morocco’s Sahara desert and its hidden treasures This morning you will continue your expedition along the DADES VALLEY, seeing DADES GORGE, TODRA GORGE as well as you will visit other fascinating sites, after crossing TINGHIR, making your way to MERZOUGA. Merzouga is a calm Moroccan town in the Sahara desert, with the red sand dunes where you can watch supernatural sunset and sunrise at Erg Chebbi. In this city you can enjoy and experience the peace and the tranquility of the nature. From MERZOUGA to ERG CHEBBI you will ride camel (each person will ride his/her camel and additional camels are provided to carry luggage), in the way to Erg Chebbi you will be amused by the landscape from the top of the Dunes. When you arrive to your charming destination you will be welcomed with a cup of mint tea and you will spend the night in luxury nomad camp. Moreover, you will enjoy the cooked delicious meal of Tagine, beside the warmth of the fireside, listening to the drum party and story swapping, tales of nomad life. Overnight in Merzouga Note: The camp does have all facilities plus a choice of sleeping directly under brilliant stars where you can experience the secrets of nature.
Dinner & overnight in Merzouga desert camp
Day 5: Erg Chebbi – Merzouga – Marrakech
Stops for memorable photos & Supernatural Experience of Desert Today you will get up early to catch sunrise, then enjoy your traditional breakfast before going back to Merzouga for exploring the ancient villages and farmlands.
You take a pause for relaxing lunch; on the way to Ouarzazate you will have many stops for taking beautiful photos.
Overnight in a Hotel / riad in Marrakech
Day 6: Marrakech – departure
Today, you will be transferred to Marrakech airport and we wish you a safe journey