Day 1 : Marrakech – Ait Benhaddo – Ouarzazate – Boumalen Dades
the start of your 5 days Marrakesh Desert Tour
We will meet you at your riad or hotel at 8:30a.m., depart Marrakech, and transport over the High Atlas mountains Tizi nTichka pass. We will have time to stop and enjoy impressive landscapes, and break for coffee and fresh-squeezed orange juice. We visit several Kasbah along the way – including Ait Benhaddou. The Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou is a 16th century UNESCO site – one of the best preserved and most spectacular Kasbah in Morocco. Scenes from the blockbuster hit movie of 2000 – Gladiator – were filmed in Ait Benhaddou. Lunch in somewhere. Along the way we’ll enjoy the landscapes of Berber villages and the different valley, Rose Valley and Dades Valley before arriving to Dades Gorge. Overnight in Dades.
Day 2 : Bomalne Dades – Todra Gorge – Erg Chebbi Camel trekking :
After breakfast,we will continue our road towards Erg Chebbi crossing many beautiful fascinating sights such as Todra gorges which worth a visit and a walk around, then continue the road by crossing the Todra valley toward Tinjdad, where you can have lunch. After that we drive you to sahara erg chebbi .Overnight in Kasbah in the edge of the desert including dinner and breakfast.
Day 3 : Sahara Tour and Camel Trekking Tour :
here your day of the 5 days Marrakesh Desert Tour highlight part
A promise of beautiful photographic scenery and a truly rare experience while you watch the sunset over the horizon.
In the morning after breakfast, we will take you in an excursion through the high dunes near the Algerian border where you can get the golden chance to take unforgettable pictures and see the black volcanic rock, and meet a nomad families , see their nomadic lifestyle and their way to endure the torment of Sahara desert and you will be stunned by the astonishing patience and good humour of them .Next you will pass close to tiny Berber villages like Tamrdanite before you reach Khamlia which is a village of the dark-skinned people where you can enjoy the original music and folk songs of the Gnawas. In our way back to the hotel you will be enchanted with the view of the lake of Ait Sareji which attracts pink flamingos and many others birds especially during the springtime….. In the afternoon , you will have your camels that will drive you through huge golden sand dunes , deep into the heart of the desert where you can catch the fabulous view of the sun setting over the desert dunes which is going to be some of the memories that will cherish from the desert drive . later you will spend your night in a nomad tent , enjoying the Berber ambiance , drumming around camp fire and sleeping under a blanket of tens of thousands stars. – Berber camp including dinner and breakfast .
Day 4 : Sahara Desert -Rissani-Agdez
The camel man will wake you up in dawn to see the spectacular sunrise like a catapulted ball thrown into the air , later you will return to the camp to have your breakfast. after the camel man take you back to the Auberge to have shower to refresh your body .we drive to Rissani through the Ksours and kasbahs of Tafilalet . Visiting the mausoleum of Molay Ali El-Charif, He is considered to have been the founder of the Alouite dynasty ,. then later on we continue to the Dra’a Valley via the village of Tazzarine (featured in the film ‘Babel’), and on the N’Qob for lunch. In the afternoon the journey takes us to Tanasikht, to drive along the ancient caravan route to discover the real Dra’a Valley, with its huge palm trees and ancient villages. At the end of the afternoon, the Kasbah of Tamnougalte offers dinner and a night’s rest.
Day 5 : Agdez To Marrakesh
Agdez To Marrakesh mountain (1660m). Once in Ouarzazate, we visit the Kasbah of Taourirt, originally the residence of the Pasha of Marrakech and a symbol of the feudal period of the lords of Atlas. Lunch in somewhere .Enjoy Lunch and continue the journey to Marrakech via the Pass of Tizi n’Tichka over the High Atlas Mountains stopping along the way for Cafe or Tea and to enjoy the beautiful, picturesque scenery. then we head to the final station Marrakesh .end of your 5 days Marrakesh Desert Tour
What is included in your 5 days Marrakesh Desert Tour
- 5 Days Transportation in private 4×4 with A/C Or New Mini-Vans with A/C.
- 4Nights Accommodation in a Moroccan Authentic Riads.
- driver / guide speaking English for the whole trip.
- Camel trekking to spend the night in a “Berber Tents” in the middle of Sahara desert of Erg Chebbi Dunes.
- All other taxes
Not included :
- Airfare (Flight Ticket).
- Tips for guide, drivers.
- Travel insurance.