8 Days Marrakech Desert Discovery: Explore the desert of Morrocco, Merzouga, camel excursion, night in the Sahara Desert, end the tour in Marrakech.
8 Days Marrakech Desert Discovery
Day 1: Arrival in Marrakesh and transfer to the hotel.
Pick up from the airport and transfer to the hotel. You will have the opportunity to see the famous Jemaa El Fna square. Dinner and stay overnight in your riad.
Day 2: Explorig Marrakech with local guide
After breakfast we will explore the city of Marrakech. Some of the sites include the Menara Gardens, Saadian Tombs, Bahia Palace and the Koutoubia Mosque. Dinner and stay overnight in your riad.
Day 3: Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate
After breakfast, depart from Marrakech to Ouarzazate. We will cross the High Atlas mountains and pass through the mountain pass of Tizi n’Tichka at 2260m of altitude. We will make a few stops to take photos, enjoy the adobe houses and small Berber villages. Shortly after crossing the Atlas we will drive through Kasbah of the Pacha Glaoui in Telouet, and follow the path of various Berber villages. We will arrive at Ait Benhaddou Kasbah. Dinner and stay overnight at a hotel in Ouarzazate.
Day 4: Ouarzazate – Agdez – Draa Valley – Gorges of Mharech
After breakfast, we will visit the Kasbah of Taourirt. Our path continuous in the direction of Zagora, crossing the mountains of the Anti Atlas and through the pass of Tizi n’Tinifift crossing the Draa Valley and the impressive Palm Grove. We will go off road at this point, crossing an infinite desert stage of Southern Morocco where we pass by various Berber villages and Kasbahs. We will take a stretch of track used by drivers of the Dakar Rally that crosses many of the lost towns of the desert until we arrive at the Mharech Gorge. Dinner and stay overnight in a local hotel.
Day 5: Mharech – Ramlia – Oasis Ouzina – Dunes of Merzouga
After breakast, we will continue along the Dakar Rally, passing more isolated villages, and cross the dry river bed. We will visit villages and nomads of the desert. We will arrive in Khamlia. We will enjoy the amazing folkloric music, and have a glass of tea. Our journey continues across the highest dunes of Morocco until you arrive at the hotel where we will have dinner, and spend the night.
Day 6: Merzouga – Erg Chebbi – Merzouga
After breakfast, we will cross incredible landscapes arriving in the poorest villages, we will see the desert Erg Chebbi in its purest state. We will return to our hotel to prepare for our desert. We will ride camels and spend the night in a desert camp.
Day 7: Merzouga – Rissani – Todra Gorge – Dades Valley
We will get up early to see the magical sunrise and ride the camels to our hotel. We will eat breakfast and continue our tour to Rissani. We will stop to visit the bustling market. Our adventure continues in the direction of Erfoud. The road takes us toward the Palm Grove of Tafilalet. We will visit the Todra Gorges and Dades Gorges. Dinner and stay overnight.
Day 8: Dades Valley – Valley of roses – Skoura – Marrakech
After breakfast, we head to Marrakech by the Valley of Roses. We will stop at the Palm of Skoura on the way to Marrakech. Arrival in Marrakech is the end of the 8 Days Marrakech Desert Discovery Tour.
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