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$208.88 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Dades Gorge, Merzouga Dunes 3-Day: Berber Camp, Camel Tour

Day 1 : Marrakech - Ait Ben Haddou - Ouarzazate - Skoura Palm - Valley Of Roses - Dades Gorges. (D) Your departure from Marrakech is a 07:30 am. In order to reach the Dades Gorges you will cross the Atlas Mountains, from Marrakech to Ouarzazate. You will enjoy scenic road, beautiful landscapes with different colors and Berber villages along the way. Your first stop will be ‘Aït Ben Haddou Kasbah’ classified since 1987 by UNESCO as a human international patrimony. Of all the remaining Kasbahs in Morocco, the walls and interior of this area are the most intact. Aït Ben Haddou Kasbah has been used in many film and television productions like Gladiator, Laurence of Arabia, Kingdom of Heaven, Games of Thrones, etc.. Then you will head to Ouarzazate and you will have free time to visit the old Kasbah of Ouarzazate "Taourirt Kasbah". Then, you will hit the road towards the Roses Valley, through the Skoura palm grove to the Dades Valley. You will arrive at Dades Gorges around 5 pm where you will have dinner and spend the first night in a typical Moroccan hotel. Day 2: Dades Gorges - Toudra Gorges - Erfoud - Merzouga Dunes. (D) After a traditional Moroccan breakfast, you will leave your hotel in Dades Gorges at 8 am and reach the road to Toudra Gorges. After arrival you will have a free time to walk around and enjoy amazing canyons of about 985 ft (300m) high. Your trip will be continued to to the Big Dunes of Merzouga where you will experience a 1,5-hour camel ride and ydiscover one  of the most stunning view of the world: unforgettable sunset in the desert. Then you will have dinner and get settled in a nomad tent in the middle of the desert. Day 3: Merzouga Dunes - Tazarine - Agdaz - Marrakech On the last day you will be woken up half an hour before the sunrise to enjoy that magical view. You will see the sunrise and then return to Merzouga by dromadary ride. You will have a shower and breakfast and then come back from Merzouga to Marrakech via Tazarine and the Draa Valley which is a fascinating oasis, home of Berber villages, Kasbahs, streaming sand dunes, lush green plains and palm trees. anFrom the Draa, which is the Morocco’s largest river, you will enjoy the view of the snow-capped Atlas Mountains. On the way you will have free time and then you will continue to Marrakech where you will arrive around 7 pm.

$440.44 Multi-day & Extended Tours

3-Day Tour from Marrakech to Merzouga Dunes and Fez

Day 1: Marrakech - Ait Ben Haddou - Ouarzazate - Skoura Palm - Valley Of Roses - Dades Gorges. (D) Your departure from Marrakech is at 7:30am. In order to reach the Dades Gorges, you will cross the Atlas Mountains from Marrakech to Ouarzazate. You will enjoy the scenic road, beautiful landscapes with different colors and Berber villages along the way. Your first stop will be ‘Aït Ben Haddou Kasbah’ (classified since 1987 by UNESCO as a human international patrimony). Of all the remaining Kasbahs in Morocco, the walls and interior of this area are the most intact. Aït Ben Haddou Kasbah has been used in many film and television productions like Gladiator, Laurence of Arabia, Kingdom of Heaven and Games of Thrones. Then you will head to Ouarzazate and you will have free time to visit the old Kasbah of Ouarzazate "Taourirt Kasbah". Then, you will hit the road towards the Roses Valley, through the Skoura palm grove to the Dades Valley. You will arrive at Dades Gorges around 5pm where you will have dinner and spend the first night in a typical Moroccan hotel. Day 2: Dades Gorges - Toudra Gorges - Erfoud - Merzouga Dunes. (B, D) After a traditional Moroccan breakfast, you will leave your hotel in Dades Gorges at 8am and reach the road to Toudra Gorges. After arrival, you will have a free time to walk around and enjoy amazing canyons of about 985 ft (300m) high. Your trip will be continued to the Big Dunes of Merzouga where you will experience a 1,5-hour camel ride and you will revel in one of the most stunning views of the world: beautiful sunset in the desert. Then you will have dinner and get settled in a nomad tent in the middle of the desert. Day 3: Merzouga – Midelt – Ifran – Fez Wake up early to enjoy the sunrise over the dunes of Erg Chebbi, the best thing within the desert. Complete your breakfast and set out towards Fez alongside the Ziz Valley Gorge and Azrou. Be amused by the monkeys within green lush cedar forests on your way. Get a drop off at Fez by the evening on Day 3 where you will arrive around 7pm.

$482.50 Private & Custom Tours

Marrakech to Moroccan Sahara 4-Day Private Tour with Meals

Day 1: Marrakech - Ait Ben Haddou - Ouarzazate -Skoura Valley - Dades Gorges (D)Depart Marrakech at 7:30am by 4x4 and head into the High Atlas Mountains to discover ancient Berber life in this remote region then cross the high Tizi-n-Tichka pass (2265m). Continue toward Ounela valley until you reach the small Kasbah of Pasha Glaoui, Talouet and Ait Ben Haddou. The most famous Kasbah in Morocco is a UNESCO World Heritage site, which we will visit after lunch (own expense). Next, head towards Ouarzazate a cinema city famous for its international desert location. Pass the small town of Skoura built up around a beautiful oasis and continue on till you reach to the wonderful valley of roses. Dades valley, with its spectacular rock formations is popular with climbers and trekkers. Eventually you will arrive at Dades gorges where you stay overnight in a hotel with dinner included.Day 2: Dades Gorges - Tinghir - Todgha Gorges - Alnif - Taghbalte - Zagora (B, D)After breakfast we will board our 4x4 and continue to discover more wild mountainous scenery until we reach Tinghir; a desert city with an exotic palm grove, before reaching the stunning Todgha Gorge and river. After your visit, continue to the Tizi n Tfrkhine pass where we cross the low mountain and go to the small town of Alnif located at the foot of Saghrou mountain. Stop for lunch in a typical restaurant (own expense). After we follow our trip by track and we pass through many villages like Achich n’Ait, Lazza, Ifrt and Taghbalte where we have the possibility to visit nomads. Pass Tizi n Draa until we reach Zagora, the capital city of the Draa valley with abundance of date palms. Spend the night in a hotel within the palm grove.Day 3: Zagora - Tamegroute - M’hamid - Chegaga (B, D)After breakfast visit the old Jewish kasbah and see where local artisan jewelry is made. Leave Zagora for Tamegroute and visit the Koranic library and the site that manufactures green pottery, as well as the underground kasbah. Continue to Tinfou and Foum Taqat until you reach Mhamid where we will have lunch (own expense). Head along a sandy track until you arrive at the dunes of Chegaga. We will take a camel ride just in time to see the stunning sunset. Stay overnight in a nomad tent with dinner and nomad music.Day 4: Chegaga - Foum Zguid - Taznakht - Tichka pass - Marrakech (B)Wake up early to watch the majestic sunrise over the dunes, and then enjoy breakfast. The first stop of the day is Foum Zguid with the possibility of visiting the nomads. We will pass Iriki Lake and the desert plateau dotted with acacia trees. Have lunch (own expense) in Taznakht, the city of Berber carpets. We will continue our trip back to Marrakech by the Tichka pass.

$189.78 Multi-day & Extended Tours

SMALL GROUP 3-day excursion to Desert Merzouga from Marrakech

Itinerary Day 1: Marrakech - Ait ben Haddo- BoumalnIe du Dades After the morning pick up at your accommodation in Marrakech, you will head to the depths of the high Atlas Mountains in an air-conditioned minivan to start your excursion. Travel along the Tizi-n-Tichka Pass and rural Berber villages, where shepherds harness their as they have for thousands of years. First, visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Kasbah Aït Ben Haddou, where locals have gathered to socialize and trade for centuries. Soak up the atmosphere at your own pace, then head to Ouarzazate for lunch in a café (not included in the price). Perhaps you can visit Taourirte Kasbah, a popular meeting place for people from the Atlas, Drâa and Dadès valleys. In the afternoon, you will go with your guide to the oasis in Skoura. Pause to admire the lush vegetation, green palms that rise like a mirage in the dry desert, then follow the Dades river along deep gorges, where the ruins of ancient kasbahs are found among traditional Berber villages. You will arrive in Boumalne du Dadès in the late afternoon, where your dinner and accommodation await you. Night: Riad des Vieilles Charrues (Or similar) in Boumalne du Dadès. Meals included: dinner Day 2: Boumalne du Dadès - Merzouga - Erg Chebbi After breakfast at the hotel, climb back aboard a minivan and travel along the famous "1000 Kasbahs Road" to the nearby Tinghir. Take a stroll through the oasis in the imposing Todra gorge where a deep crack in the orange limestone offers spectacular views and then sit down to lunch at your own pace (not included in the price) in one of the local cafes . In the afternoon, visit the holy city of Rissani, the birthplace of the current royal family of Morocco, and the ancient capital of the Tafilalt region. Continue towards Merzouga, a small town nestled on the edges of the Sahara desert. Meet with your camel caravan and, with the sun moving across the evening sky, depart for Erg Chebbi and his camp in the heart of the desert. With traditional music from the local nomads to entertain you, enjoy a dinner and an evening under the stars before going to sleep. Night: camp in the Sahara desert. Meals included: breakfast and dinner Day 3: Erg Chebbi - Ouarzazate - Marrakech After an early morning walk before breakfast to enjoy the sunrise between the dunes (optional), return riding your camel to Merzouga and meet with your driver for the start of your trip back to Marrakech Make a stop for lunch in Ouarzazate (not included in the price), then head towards the spectacular landscape of the high Atlas Mountains. Return to your lodging in Marrakech in the late afternoon to put an end to your visit. Meals included: breakfast After your return trip to Merzouga on day 3, you will have the opportunity to take a shower and cool off in a private room at the hotel.

$417.77 Multi-day & Extended Tours

3-day excursion to Merzouga from Marrakech including the Dades valley and camel trek in Erg Chebbi

Itinerary Day 1: Marrakech - Ouarzazate - Boumalne du Dades After the morning pick up at your accommodation in Marrakech, you will head to the depths of the high Atlas Mountains in an air-conditioned minivan to start your excursion. Travel along the Tizi-n-Tichka Pass and rural Berber villages, where shepherds harness their as they have for thousands of years. First, visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Kasbah Aït Ben Haddou, where locals have gathered to socialize and trade for centuries. Soak up the atmosphere at your own pace, then head to Ouarzazate for lunch in a café (not included in the price). Perhaps you can visit Taourirte Kasbah, a popular meeting place for people from the Atlas, Drâa and Dadès valleys. In the afternoon, you will go with your guide to the oasis in Skoura. Pause to admire the lush vegetation, green palms that rise like a mirage in the dry desert, then follow the Dades river along deep gorges, where the ruins of ancient kasbahs are found among traditional Berber villages. You will arrive in Boumalne du Dadès in the late afternoon, where your dinner and accommodation await you. Night: Riad des Vieilles Charrues (Or similar) in Boumalne du Dadès. Meals included: dinner Day 2: Boumalne du Dadès - Merzouga - Erg Chebbi After breakfast at the hotel, climb back aboard a minivan and travel along the famous "1000 Kasbahs Road" to the nearby Tinghir. Take a stroll through the oasis in the imposing Todra gorge where a deep crack in the orange limestone offers spectacular views and then sit down to lunch at your own pace (not included in the price) in one of the local cafes . In the afternoon, visit the holy city of Rissani, the birthplace of the current royal family of Morocco, and the ancient capital of the Tafilalt region. Continue towards Merzouga, a small town nestled on the edges of the Sahara desert. Meet with your camel caravan and, with the sun moving across the evening sky, depart for Erg Chebbi and his camp in the heart of the desert. With traditional music from the local nomads to entertain you, enjoy a dinner and an evening under the stars before going to sleep. Night: camp in the Sahara desert. Meals included: breakfast and dinner Day 3: Erg Chebbi - Ouarzazate - Marrakech After an early morning walk before breakfast to enjoy the sunrise between the dunes (optional), return riding your camel to Merzouga and meet with your driver for the start of your trip back to Marrakech Make a stop for lunch in Ouarzazate (not included in the price), then head towards the spectacular landscape of the high Atlas Mountains. Return to your lodging in Marrakech in the late afternoon to put an end to your visit. Meals included: breakfast After your return trip to Merzouga on day 3, you will have the opportunity to take a shower and cool off in a private room at the hotel.

$3401.80 Cultural & Theme Tours

Jewish Heritage Tour of Morocco

we will pick you up from either Your hotel in Casablanca, the air-port or the Train station depends on where you will be based waiting for your lifetime journey that will have so much to see and experience during our 12 days trip. as we have it outlined here as follow for you please and for more details please request it as we will be more than happy to share it. Day 1: Casablanca-Rabat. Overnight at Riad Kalaa/ for Upgrade we have Villa Mandarine. Bed and breakfast. Day 2: Rabat-Chefchaouen . Overnight at Riad Dar Echchaouen/ for Upgrade we have Riad Dar Cherifa. Bed and breakfast. Day 3: Chefchaouen-Ouazzen-Volubilis-Meknes-Fes. Overnight at Riad Salam Fes/ for Upgrade Riad Palais Faraj. Bed and Breakfast. Day 4: Exploring Fes sightseeing tour. Overnight at Riad Salam Fes/ for Upgrade Riad Palais Faraj. Bed and breakfast. Day 5: Fes- Ifrane- Cedar Forest- Midelt- Ziz Valley- Merzouga. Overnight at Riad Nezha/ For Upgrade Riad Madu. Dinner, Bed and Breakfast. Day 6: Merzouga- Gnaoua Village- Rissani Souk- Camel Trekking and Overnight at the Luxury Desert Camp. Dinner, bed and breakfast. Day 7: Merzouga- Todra Gorges- Dades Valley- Skoura. Overnight at Kasbah Ait  Ben Damiette. Dinner, bed and breakfast. Day 8:Skoura- Ouarzazate- Ait Benhaddou- High atlas Mountains- Marrakech. Overnight at Riad Ksar Anika for upgrade Riad La Maison Arabe. Bed and breakfast. Day 9: Exploring Marrakech sightseeing Tour. Overnight at Riad Ksar Anika- for Uprade Riad La Maison Arabe. Bed and breakfast. Day 10: Marrakech- Essaouira. Overnight at Riad Mimouna. for Upgrade Riad L'heur Blue. Bed and breakfast. Day 11: Essaouira half Day Sightseeing- Casablanca. Overnight at Hotel Club Val D'anfa. for Upgrade Hotel Sofitel Tour Blanche. Dinner and breakfast. Day 12: Casablanca- Departure.