6 days private desert tour from Marrakech via Atlas Mountains, Kasbahs, Ouarzazate, Valleys, golden sand dunes, Camel trek experience, Overnight in Berber tent, Desert off-road adventure. Eco desert Morocco team have created a special itinerary of the Morocco desert trip to take you right out into Sahara desert culture and lifestyle.
DAY 1: MARRAKECH – ATLAS MOUNTAINS – AIT BENHADDOU – OUARZAZATE:
Your arranged transportation will pick you up in your hotel in Marrakech early in the morning at 8:00 a.m. The journey starts by taking the road through the Atlas Mountains where you will be able to appreciate some of the most amazing and beautiful landscapes of Morocco. The road will take us to Ait Benhaddou, an ancient city, scenery for numerous Hollywood movies because of its incomparable beauty.
You will have the opportunity to walk through its captivating alleyways and explore its magic. Our trip will continue to the city of Ouarzazate, a city of vibrant culture and artistic traditions. Ouarzazate is a quiet province known for its film studios, once reaching this city you will be able to walk the streets or visit the studios. You will be spending the night in your hotel, enjoy dinner and rest.
DAY 2 : OUARZAZATE – SKOURA OASIS – ROSES VALLEY – DADES VALLEY:
The morning starts surrounded by the beauty of the city, after enjoying breakfast at your hotel we will continue the journey to our next destination. Our adventure will take us 35km east in the direction of Skoura Oasis, the Oasis offers an amazing landscape of palm trees and traditional clay kasbahs.
Rose Valley, the valley provides some of the most spectacular scenery of the south and is where a large part of Morocco’s rose and rose water production occurs. From here we will have some fun by getting off-road for the educational and life-changing experience of meeting Nomads in their caves and they will hospitably invite us to take tea with them and with the help of your driver/guide translating, you can ask all the questions you like about their hard but fascinating way of life.
Finally, we will arrive at the wild Dades Valley is absolutely stunning with rocks in all shades of orange and red and is known as the city of Figs. and here you will spend the night in your hotel, rest and freshen up for the next day’s adventure.
DAY 3 : DADES GORGES – TODRA GORGES – TINJDAD – ZIZ VALLEY – MERZOUGA DESERT:
After enjoying breakfast at your hotel we will continue the journey to our next destination. The road will take us to a part of the valley known for its mesmerizing scenery and the Kasbahs overlooking the river in Todra gorge. The gorge is part of a landscape of gravity-defying rocks stacked in all shades of red that give the impression they might crumble in front of your eyes.
Our next destination is the city of Tinejdad, a small city located in the province of Errachidia and crossroads of different tribes, you will be able to walk the same steps and experience the magic of this small oasis. We will continue driving through the valley of Ziz where you will be able to appreciate the hypnotizing beauty of nature in this region.
Finally arriving at Merzouga desert, a small town in the Sahara desert where we will pick up your desert necessities and afterward we will continue to Erg Chebbi where at sunset you’ll have the opportunity to ride your camel for an hour and a half to the Berber camp where you will enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner, and sleep under the stars or in fully equipped tents.
DAY 4 : MERZOUGA DESERT – KHAMLIA – OUZINA DESERT TRIP:
After breakfast in your Berber camp. Start the real desert adventure by exploring Erg Chebbi, we visit Nomads, Khamlia village with its Gnawa music, time to have special desert activities such as Moto quad or buggies excursion. Then the part off-road of Paris Dakar, passing by Taouz village. Lunch in Ouzina village with Berber family, a remote village in the middle of the desert. A place where you can meet the local people and experience the real rural Morocco, a very small oasis, you will spend the night in your hotel and enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner, rest and prepare for the next adventure day to the Sahara desert.
DAY 5 : SAFARI TRIP OUZINA DESERT – TAFRAOUT – ZAGORA:
A beautiful sunrise will get your morning started. After breakfast in the hotel, we will continue driving off-road in the beautiful black desert crossing the Berber villages, mud houses till we get to Zagora which will provide a handy stop to rest and you will be able to explore the city and experience the life of the desert town. Tonight you will spend the night in Zagora and freshen up for your adventure tomorrow. 6 Day trip from Marrakech to the Sahara desert.
DAY 6 : ZAGORA – DRAA VALLEY – OUARZAZATE – MARRAKECH:
The morning starts surrounded by the beauty of the city, after enjoying breakfast at your hotel we will continue the journey to our next destination. While we make our way through the beauty of the Draa valley we will pass various amazing Berber towns, such as the oasis of Agdez where we will be able to admire authentic mudbrick kasbahs. We will then reach the city of Ouarzazate The same city we visited on the first day of our trip, the road will take us to Marrakech, where your adventure with us comes to the end and where you will be escorted to your hotel. The end of our 6 Days Private desert tour from Marrakech.
- Hotel pick-up and drop off.
- Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle.fuel and tolls.
- Services of a qualified English-speaking driver.
- 4 nights Accommodation in well-recommended hotels / Kasbahs / Riads.
- One night in a Traditional Berber Tents.
- Camel Ride (Camel per each individual).
- Breakfast and dinner daily.
- Lunch and drinks.
- Tips and gratuities.
- Meeting Point.