Marrakech Desert 5 Days Tour, ideal tour from Marrakech to Merzouga, enjoy the beautiful landscape in southeastern Morocco, night in the desert of Merzouga in the desert camp
Marrakech desert 5 days Tour
Day 01: Marrakech – Dades valley
This Marrakech desert 5 days Tour starts: departure will take u from your Riad hotel in Marrakech and drive through Tizi N’tichka Pass in the high Atlas Mountains which has an altitude of 2260 m. On your way you will see berber villages on the slope of the mountains that are worth for taking photos. After that, we continue to the Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah ranked by the UNESCO World heritage site as one of the world top historical monuments and tourist attractions. Many famous movies were filmed in there such as Indiana Jones, Lawrence of Arabia and the Mummy. After lunch in the Kasbah, you will continue to Ouarzazate where are the largest movie studios create good opporunity for film makers to shoot their movies. We then go on driving to Skoura where to see the Oasis of palm groves and many enchanting Kasbahs.Then we pass by the Valley of Roses in Kalaat M Gouna city where roses festival is held annually in May. We arrive at the hotel around sunset. Check into your Hotel by Dades valley.
Day 02: Dades valley – Merzouga
After your breakfast you will visit Toudgha Gorges (Canyons) , it is an ideal place for walking and exploring on your own. You will take your time to explore the gigantic cliff from below. Then, we drive further to the desert of Merzouga. Before you arrive, you will pass by several towns like Tinghir & Tinejdad, and explore the ancient irrigation system of wells by Jorf, Erfoud and Rissani then Arriving in the hotel, you will have mint tea then check. Dinner and overnight in a hotel.
Day 03 : Merzouga – Dunes – Merzouga
After your breakfast in the hotel you will start an adventure (Tour of the dunes), visiting a village where the descendants of sub-saharian berbers’ slaves will entertain you with their authentic music called Gnawa. You will then get a chance to have some tea with a nomad family under their tent before heading to a local berber family in a village nearby in order to discover the way villagers prepare the unique Berber Pizza, to be served for lunch. After that, you will return to the hotel to get ready for the camel ride to the Bivoauc, where you will have dinner, live drums show and overnight in furnished tent at the berber camp .
Day 04: Merzouga – Rissani-Alnif -Tazarine – Ouarzazate
You’ll wake up early to see the sunrise spectacle over the dunes then ride back on your camel to the hotel where you’ll have breakfast and shower. then we continue the trip towards the vast palm of Tafilalet through the town of Rissani after we cotinue to Alnif, and then Nkob, where you will have free time for lunch. we will carry on the road via Tansikht along the great Draa valley, providing wonderful panoramic views. you won’t also miss to see the Ksours and Kasbahs by the valley, before we cross again an other Atlas range at the Anti Atlas all the way till Ouarzazate. Dinner and overnight in the hotel in Ouarzazate.
Day 05: Ouarzazate – Telouate – Marrakech
After breakfast and before heading back to Marrakech you’ll cover the main aspects of Ouarzazate, which are the Taourirt Kasbah and Cinema Studio. After that we start crossing the Atlas Mountains towards another ancient Kasbah called Telouate, located at the top of the an Atlas hill, and overlooks farms and villages. then we drive back through the main road to Marrakech through High Atlas mountains. Lunch to take place in the High Atlas Mountains we will arrive in Marrakech at around sunset. Drop off by your Riad, and it’s the end of our trip.
End of your trip: Marrakech desert 5 days Tour
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- Tour in 4×4 vehicle/Minibus with A/C
- Hotel overnight stays (breakfast & dinner included)
- Camel Trekking “Camel Per person” & Night camp in Desert
- Turban each for the Camel trip in Desert
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