4 Days desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga - 4 Days

Enjoy this 4-day tour to the desert in Merzouga, a small village in the south-eastern region of Morocco, described as the desert theme park with the largest natural underground body of water in Morocco. Ride a camel through the desert, spend time with locals and visiting many must see historical sites receiving the full experience.



  • Enjoy camel trekking, dinner, and an overnight stay at a Berber camp.
  • Sunrise and sunset at the Sahara Desert.
  • Walk in tinghir oasis and visit the todra gorge.
  • Visit the UNESCO world heritage site of kasbah Ait ben haddou.
  • Sightseeing at the High Atlas Mountains & its tizi n tichka pass.
  • Travel from Marrakech in a private vehicle.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
Day 1
 Marrakech – Kasbah taourirt – Todra Gorges.

Your tour starts at 8:00 am with a pickup from your riad or hotel. Departure to Todra Gorges, a 300m high canyon in the eastern part of the High Atlas Mountains through the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi n’Tichka pass where you will enjoy some nice views, beautiful landscapes and Berber villages along the way. Afterwards, visit the kasbah of Taourirt. It is one of the most attractive and beautiful sites in southern Morocco, and is considered a UNESCO world heritage site. Go for a walk and explore the kasbah, which was built in the traditional Moroccan-style of architecture. Then you will reach Todra Gorges where you can do some hiking. Dinner and stay overnight in a Kasbah overlooking the river.

Day 2
Todra Gorges - Erfoud - Rissani - Erg Chebbi Dunes Merzouga.

After having breakfast you will drive the main Saharan town, Rissani, where a 4×4 will be waiting to take you deeper into the desert through Erfoud, which is known for its fossils, and also where you can make a stop to visit the workshops. Then ride across the rocky plateaus of the black Desert Hamada until the Erg Chebbi dunes appear out of nowhere. Then enjoy a camel ride for an hour and half at the sunset to reach our private camp surrounded by towering sand dunes. Relax, listen to some traditional Berber music, and watch the moon and the stars in the amazing Sahara. Diner and stay overnight in Merzouga desert camp.

Day 3
Chebbi Dunes Merzouga – Dades Valley - Skoura - Ouarzazate

Wake up to a breathtaking sunrise over the dunes and ride your camel back to the hotel where you will have breakfast. Then you will head to the mountains of Dades valley, a beautiful formation of sandstone and rock forms through an off road trail where where a few nomads living in caves. you will head to Kelaat Mgouna, a Berber city that celebrates the festival of roses every year in mid-May (dates vary depending on harvest time). It’s an opportunity for locals to meet and sell the many products made from roses, including rose water. Then you will arrive in Skoura, a fertile oasis lined with immense palm groves that provide great views of the Atlas Mountains

Day 4
 Ouarzazate - Kasbahs Ait Benhaddou – High Atlas - Marrakech

After breakfast, enjoy a visit to the cinema sets & studios located in Ouarzazate, which is known as Hollywood of Africa. Afterwards, visit UNESCO world heritage site, the Ait Benhaddou kasbah. An old village that has been used as a backdrop for more than 20 films including “Gladiator”, “Indiana Jones” and “Lawrence of Arabia”. Enjoy a walk to explore the traditional Moroccan style of architecture in which the Kasbah is built. You’ll continue on the way to Marrakesh where you will be dropped off at the new medina.


  • Transport in a comfortable A/C vehicle (a 4x4 or Mini Van).
  • Pick up and drop off at your accommodation.
  • English speaking driver.
  • Pleasant overnight accommodation in Kasbahs and hotels.
  • Half board (dinner and breakfast).
  • Sahara Desert camel trekking with an experienced guide and an overnight stay in a Berber camp.
  • Sightseeing and photo opportunities in the High Atlas mountains, the Erg Chebbi Dunes and more!

Not Included

  • Lunch and drinks.
  • Small admission charge for some monuments.

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