Day 1: Driving from Marrakech to Skoura oasis:
We will pick you up from your hotel or airport in Marrakech and then start our scenic drive through the High Atlas that includes crossing the zig-zagging Tichka pass at 2260 metres. Along the way we will see the picturesque Berber kasbah built by Pusha of Marrakech and we will visit the famous Ait Benhadou kasbah (UNESCO World Heritage Site). After lunch, we will drive to Ouarzazate which is known as the Hollywood of Morocco, since it’s studios have filmed many international movies such as The Gladiator. We’ll also have the chance to see Taourite kasbah, situated in the centre of Ouarzazate city. Then we will arrive at our hotel in the palm grove oasis town of Skoura. 6 hour drive.
Day 2: Skoura to Sahara desert ( Merzouga sand dunes):
This will be a day full of the beautiful scenery so you can expect to take hundreds of photos. We will hit the road after breakfast and have the chance to see some ancient Berber Kasbahs as we pass through the Rose Valley towns of El kalaa Mgouna and Boumalne Dade. We will make a stop to visit the stunning Todra Gorges in Tinghir province. We will have lunch in the quaint town of Tinjdade before heading toward the desert. Along the way we will pass the desert perimeter towns of Touroug, Jourf, Arfoud and the last town of Risani. When we arrive in Merzouga, we will go for a camel ride and then spend the night in Berber tents in the middle of desert. We will watch the sunset over the dunes and the star gazing will be amazing. (Erg Chebbi sand dunes). 7 hour drive.
Day 3: Sahara Desert to Marrakech:
We recommend waking up early so you can see the sunrise and get some incredible pictures. After sunrise, we’ll ride the camels back to the hotel to take a shower and have breakfast. We’ll head out of the Sahara the way we came via Risani, Alnif, Ouarzazate, and the same way through High Atlas mountains. We’ll take many photo breaks and will stop for lunch. Today is a long driving day, with an approximately 9 hour drive.
3 day Marrakech sahara desert trip is one of the best tours we offer because of the beautiful areas we include to visit.
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What is Included:
– English speaking guide, Berber by origin
– Accommodation during the days of your trip (3 or 4 star hotels) which includes breakfast
– Two dinners are included
– Riding camel, Overnight in Berber camp.
– Transfers during days of your trip in air-conditioned 4×4 cars or private minibus according to size of group
What is Not Included:
-The flights from and to your homeland
-Tips for local team (guide, driver)
2 people: 540 € per person in private tour.
4 people: 510 € per person in private tour.
6 people: 480 € per person in private tour.