Real Morocco Desert Tour Discovery from Marrakech - 4 Days

The Sahara can be an inspirational experience at night, with the air being crisp, clean and clear, the stars being so close you can almost touch them and a silence that is deafening..
A trip in Moroccan Sahara desert is definitely an experience everyone should have at least once in their lifetime. It is a journey well worth the effort and you will have fond memories to last you forever.

This trip is for 4 days from Marrakech and back to Marrakech and you will have option to extend your holiday in Morocco Desert as long as you want.

Pre-Trek Briefing:
Morocco Desert Discovery Tour gives you the chance to see the real desert of Erg Chebbi . Enjoy camel ride and experience desert camp in Sahara desert.
Day 1: Marrakech – Tichka pass 2660– Ait Ben Haddou Visit – Roses Valley – Dades Gorges
First we cross the spectacular Tizi n’Tichka Pass of the High Atlas Mountains where you pass in the highest pass in Morocco at 2260m altitude. We will visit kasbah of Ait benhaddou which is one of the oldest fortress in Morocco. Here also many movies were filmed as : Gladiator,Kingdom of heaven,The Mummy,etc. Then we head towards the Dades valley through Ourzazatte,called as “the Hollywood of Africa” . We will stop by the Tawrirt kasbah , we may visit a cinema studio here. We will pass through Skoura and the Rose valley. Then we drive to our hotel in the Dades gorge where we stay overnight in a local hotel.
Day 2: Dades valley - Todgha gorge - Erfoud - Merzouga
The second day to the desert of Merzouga but first we will visit the Todgha gorge which is one the beautiful canyons in Morocco where you may hike in the gorge. Afterwards we drive through few Berber villages. We pass Erfoud and Rissani to reach Merzouga desert where we stay overnight in a traditional Berber tent in the middle of the sand dunes. You will experience camel trek in Sahara desert.
Day 3: Merzouga – Ouarzazate – Kasbah Ait Benhedou
After viewing the most beautiful sunrise and having breakfast at the camp site you will ride the camel's back to the Hotel. From there it will be a long day driving to Ait Ben Haddou. Ait Benhaddou is a small town with one of the best-preserved and most sought-after Kasbah's to visit in all of Morocco.
Day 4: Kasbah Ait Benhedou – Tichka pass – Marrakech
Drive back to Marrakech, again via Tichka pass. You will arrive in Marrakech early in the afternoon.

What is Included

  • Air Conditioned Transport during your Trip
  • English, French speaking Berber tour leader
  • Two Nights Hotel
  • One Night Camp nomadic tent
  • All meals during your trip
  • Camel Trek
 

What is Not Included

  • Soft drink ( water....)
  • Personal travel insurance
 

What you need to bring ?

Good walking boots and socks

Comfortable shoes/slippers for camp/guesthouse

Trekking pants

Lightweight waterproof over-trousers / rain-pants

Underwear / Long johns / T-shirts

Fleece jacket or warm jumper

Lightweight windproof/waterproof jacket

Hat /Goggles (winter) and sunglasses (summer)

Lightweight thermal or fleece gloves

3 to 4 season sleeping bag

Walking stick

Day sack/backpack

Head torch / headlamp

Basic First Aid Kit - refer to trip dossier for details/p>

Ice axe and crampons (winter)

Water bottle or camel back (recommended)

Personal items (e.g. towel, sunscreen, wipes, toilet tissues, antibacterial handwash)

Small First Aid Kit including insect repellent, plasters, meds

Small rubbish bag to carry out what you carry in

Matches e.g. burn toilet paper

Trail snacks

Zip-Up bags for camera

Repair kit (eg. needle, thread, duct tap


Start Date End Date Cost Season
01 Mai 31 October Summer Book
01 November 30 APril Winter Book

All The Morocco Trekking tours are guaranteed to depart at minimum of 2 people. We reccommend you to book your trip as soon as possible. Availability : This trek is available throughout the year, From December to April Winter Offer and from May To November Summer Offer. You can start the trek on any date you wish. Available: Book this trip now as spaces are available. (However internal flights &/or special permits may still be subject to availability.) Limited Availability: Limited spaces are available so please click on the “Contact Us” link to enquire about the departure status.

Trip Facts

Duration: 4 Day(s)

Trip Grade: Moderate

Trip Cost: On request

Destination: Morocco Desert

Best Season : Sep to June

Transportation :  Private Vehicle

Maximum Altituted: 2,260 m/ 7414,698 ft

Group Size: Min 2 person, Maximum 30

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