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Sahara Desert Tour

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Merzouga Sahara Desert Trip 4 day

Detail about the package

Take this 4-day private tour in the Merzouga Desert and enjoy VIP treatment. Your own team, fully qualified and accredited, will allow you to discover Merzouga in the best possible way.

Guidance

Our Tour Guides are the best in Morocco we garanted you the quality of services

Transport

We provide new and comfortable Minibuses and minivans, 4x4 vehicles as well

Food & Beverages

Tagines and Couscous are the main disches in Morocco and Mint Tea and Orange Jus are main drinks

Trip Itinerary:

 Marrakech – Rose Valley – Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, Dades Gorge

After breakfast, we will leave Marrakech for an adventure through the beautiful Atlas Mountains and the Tichka Pass (2260 m), offering an impressive landscape in the heart of the Atlas Mountains. In Ouarzazate where many films have been filmed like Alexander the Great, The Mummy, the Diamond of the Nile, Kingdom of Heaven Etc … the landscape is absolutely beautiful. We will stop at the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, one of the most spectacular fortresses in southern Morocco and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Lunch in Ouarzazate “Hollywood of Africa”. We continue our journey to the valley of roses known for its annual festival during the harvest of roses in May each year. Spend the night with dinner in the Dades Valley.
 

Day 2: Dades Gorge – Todra Gorge – Erfoud – Merzouga – Erg Chebbi Dunes

After breakfast, we will continue our tour to the Todra Gorge where many climbers come to practice their favorite sport. Later, we continue our tour following the ancient Bedouin trade routes going through a series of fortified villages with outstanding pre-Saharan architecture. The road to Erfoud is one of the most beautiful of all the roads of the South. She is known for its wealth of marble black fossils. We will head to the spectacular dunes of Merzouga where the sand dunes signify the beginning of the mighty Sahara Desert. We will exchange our vehicle with camels for an unforgettable tour in the desert to join the Berber camp. After dinner. We will gather around the fire and enjoy the night in the desert with traditional Berber songs and drums.

Day 3: Merzouga – Rissani – Alnif – Draa Valley – Zagora
Morning wake up before dawn to enjoy the sunrise from the dunes of the Sahara Desert. Return to the hotel by camels. Shower and breakfast. Then, departure for Rissani and visit of the city considered the cradle of the Alaouite dynasty which focuses mainly on its market considered the most important in the south. Where many nomads come to shop. We will leave the desert and cross the fascinating arid landscapes. Arrive to Drâa Valley where we will make several stops to enjoy the valley considered the longest in Morocco. Then, we will continue our route to Zagora, rich in production dates, administrative center of the region and the place from where the caravans went to Timbuktu for a long trip of 52 days.

Zagora – Ouarzazate – High Atlas Mountains – Marrakech
After breakfast at the hotel. You leave Zagora direction Marrakech through the Draa Valley and authentic villages to discover the sites of the Southern region. Later, we will continue to Ouarzazate where you will have a lunch break. In the afternoon, we will return to Marrakech via the High Atlas Mountains. Finally, we arrive in Marrakech around 18h.

Services Included:

Services Not Included:

Maps & Informations

GENERAL INFORMATION:
  • Portage: For walkers a small backpack for the day’s belongings. Mules are available for carrying luggage.
  • Supervision: By a French speaking Moroccan mountain guide assisted by a cook and muleteers.
  • Meals: typical Moroccan dishes (tagine, couscous, …). Fresh products and complementary preserves, meat bought in the mountains. Picnic or salads at noon, hot and cooked meal in the evening.
  • Climate: dry and hot in spring, cold at night in winter. Thunderstorm possible
  • Supervision: Berber guide speaking French and English, cook, mule drivers.
 

Accommodation: Riad Atlas Imlil, Bivouac in a 2-person tent with mattresses, lodgings during the hike.

List of equipment to bring back: The weight of your luggage must be limited and contain all of your belongings. A flexible travel bag with side openings or a rucksack without frame, do not bring back rigid bags and suitcases.
  • The list:
  •  A sleeping bag (warm for winter)
  •  A small backpack for the day.
  •  A pair of light walking shoes that hold the ankle well.
  •  A spare pair of shoes and a pair of sandals.
  •  Loose pants for walking
  •  A sweater or fleece (from October to March) and a lighter one to wear underneath.
  •  A mountain jacket & waterproof jacket & pant
  •  A change of clothes.
  •  A flashlight + spare battery.
  •  A gourd.
  •  Sunglasses …
  • To do this trek, you dont need good physical conditions
  • Good walking shoes if you want, Sleeping bag.
  • To confirm this Trek you need a deposit of 15% before you start and 85% at the start time.
  • Payment: Cash
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