5-Day Private Desert Tour from Marrakech

Cultural & Theme Tours, Your hotel or riad Marrakech to null
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Tour description

This 5-day private tour is perfect to discover this beautiful land of contrasts. Crossing the spectacular Tizi n' Tichka pass (2260 meters high) the most beautiful valleys (Del Draa , Del Roses), gorges (Todra and Dades) and canyons will show you  the incredile variety of the colourful landscapes of Morocco. You will also discover the typical Berber fortified houses and villages (Ait Ben Haddou..), experience the unforgettable sunrise, camel ride and night in the desert.

DIA 1: MARRAKECH Welcoming at the airport. Transfer to the hotel. DIA 2: MARRAKECH - AIT BEN HADDOU - OUARZAZATE - GARGANTAS DEL DADES Pick-up at the hotel to start the route in direction of Ouarzazate. We will cross the surprising landscapes of the Atlas going through the Tizi n' Tichka pass (2260meters high). Halfway we'll arrive at Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou (unesco-listed), the biggest and most incredible fortified city of Morocco, film location of famous Hollywood movies such as Lawrence of Arabia, Gladiator..Continuying along the road we will arrive at Ouarzazate where we will see the Kasbah of Taourirt. We will take the "route of the thousand kasbahs" and from there cross the Valley of Roses and finally arrive at the Gargantas del Dades where we will settle and have dinner. DIA 3. GARGANTAS DEL DADES - GARGANTAS DEL TODRA - MERZOUGA After breakfast we will head to the Dadès Valley and cross the incredible Todra gorges where we'll stay until lunchtime. then we'll continue towards Merzouga and will cross the palm grove of Jorf (where they have the best dates) and Erfoud alittle village where you will be able to visit a marble workshop. Once in Merzouga we will leave the 4X4 to enter in the desert riding a camel along looking for the camp in which we will spend the night. There, in the silence of the desert we will enjoy one of the most authentic meal of Morocco. DAY 4: MERZOUGA – RISSANI – ALNIF – TAZARINE –DRAA  VALLEY – AGDEZ - MARRAKECHEnjoy the most unforgettable moment of your trip: sunrise in the desert.Then we’ll ride the camels in direction of the hotel where we’ll be able to clean ourselves and have breakfast. Going through the palm grove of Tafilalet and the village of Rissani ( cradle of the Alaouite dynasty) we will arrive at Alnif where we’ll take the route which leads to the mountain range of the Anti Atlas. Amazed by the mountain scenery, we’ll get to Tazarine (big Berber village) N’kob and finally at the Draa valley and its surprising palm grove. After crossing the Anti Atlas through the pass of Tizi n’Tnifift (1660 meters high) we’ll arrive at Ouarzazate, where we’ll stop to eat. After lunchtimewe will keep on going towards Marrakech. Accomodation and dinner.DIA 5: MARRAKECHBreakfast at the hotel and transfer to the airport.

What's included

  • 4* Hotel or Riad in Marrakech, Dades and Merzouga
  • 2 nights in half board
  • 1 night in a standard tent in half board (possibility to upgrade to luxe tent with private bathroom-upon request)
  • 1 night in Dades in half board
  • Camel ride back and forth to the camp at the heart of the dunes
  • Transfers airport / hotel / airport
  • Transports as described in the journey: 4X4 / Group in minibus
  • Driver guide Spanish / French / English speaking
  • Travel insurance
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Lunches and drinks
  • Any other service which is not mentioned above in “products inclusions