Marrakech to Zagoura and Merzouga 4-Day Sahara Desert Tour

Multi-day & Extended Tours, Your centrally located accommodation in Marrakech. If you are staying inside the Medina, your pickup will be at the closest point accessible to vehicles. to Returns to original departure point or Djemaa El Fna

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Step off the beaten track in Morocco and enjoy an altogether slower pace of life on this 4-day Sahara Desert tour to Zagora and Merzouga from Marrakech. Take the Tizi-n-Tichka pass through the High Atlas Mountains and visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed site of Kasbah Aït Ben Haddou with your guide. Travel the ‘Road of 1,000 Kasbahs’ to the Todgha Gorge and admire Morocco’s open countryside in the Dadès Gorge. Explore the deserts of Zagora and Erg Chebbi by camel, and discover soaring sand dunes and starlit skies. Group size is limited to 17 on this tour.
Travel along the Tizi-n-Tichka pass through the High Atlas Mountains to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Kasbah Aït Ben Haddou, and discover a traditional way of life deep in the deserts of Zagora and Erg Chebbi.Please note:There are two different accommodation options for this tour:Standard accommodation: You will stay a standard en-suite room at Hotel du Vieux Chateau du Dades (or similar) with air-condition not being guaranteed; the desert camp will be in a shared tent with camp beds and basic washing/toilet facilities (no shower). Private accommodation is not guaranteed, it might be double, 3-bed or 4-bed room and tent.Deluxe accommodation: You will stay in an en-suite room Western standard bathrooms and air-condition at Auberge Ait Oudinar (or similar). In the desert camps, a private tent with a bed is guaranteed and there are Western-standard bathroom facilities (hot shower).After the camel rides on day 2 and 3 you will have the opportunity to take a shower and freshen up at a private room in a local hotel.

What’s included

  • Driver/guide
  • Camel trekking in Zagora and Erg Chebbi
  • 3 nights' accommodation (2 desert camps and 1 hotel)
  • Meals as per itinerary
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Local guides


  • Multi-Day Trip
  • Breakfast included
  • Dinner included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide