Marrakech to Merzouga 3 days private tour
Marrakech to Merzouga 3 days private tour
One of our most popular itineraries is the Marrakech to Merzouga 3 days private tour, which allows you to discover the Dades Valley and ride camels in the Merzouga Desert. On this private journey from Marrakech to Erg Chebbi, you’ll see the World Heritage Kasbahs, Ait ben Haddou, and Taourirte, and learn about Berber culture and traditions.
Highlights of Marrakech to Merzouga 3 days private tour:
Itinerary for the Marrakech to Merzouga 3 days private tour:
Day 1 : Marrakech » High Atlas » Ait Ben Haddou » Ouarzazate » Dades Valley
Our skilled drivers will take you up from your accommodation at 8:00 AM on this Marrakech to Merzouga 3 days private tour. This amazing journey begins with a crossing of the Tizi-N-Tichka pass (2’260 m), where authentic Berber settlements can be seen with their people working and chatting by the wayside. You may visit the legendary Kasbah Ait-Ben-Haddou, a fortified clay city with many ksars and kasbahs, just before Ouarzazate, the desert’s capital. It’s where Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven, and Prince of Persia were filmed.
After lunch, we’ll travel south along the Road of 1000 Kasbahs to the Dades gorges, stopping in Ouarzazate, Skoura, and the Valley of Roses in Kalaat M’Gouna. If we still have time after arriving in the Gorges in the evening, we’ll drive to the spectacular rock formations known as the monkey fingers; if not, we’ll head back to the Gorges. The next day, we’ll go. Dinner and hotel stay.
Day 2 : Gorges Dades » Tinghir » Tinjedad » Merzouga
We’ll begin the second day of our 3 days Marrakech desert tour with a great breakfast before going to Tineghir, where we’ll stop for a panoramic view of picturesque Berber settlements and a palm-tree-filled oasis. A 300-meter-high canyon called Toudgha Gorge is only a short distance away; we’ll take a walk through it.
Continue to Erfoud via the southern Moroccan Berber Bedouin communities, landing in Merzouga. Where we’ll find our camels, ready for a ride into the Erg Chebbi dunes in the Sahara. You’ll stop on a high dune along the way to watch the sunset over Erg Chebbi’s golden dunes.
After the sun goes down, you’ll be greeted with a glass of mint tea, food, a campfire, a music party, and an overnight stay at Berber camp Merzouga.
Day 3: Merzouga » N'kob » Agdz » High Atlas Mountains » Marrakech
On the final day of our 3-day desert tour from Marrakech, you’ll have breakfast and shower at camp before riding camels or taking a 4WD back to the starting point, where you’ll meet your driver.
Then we’ll drive back to Marrakech through the arid pre-desert area, where we’ll observe acacia trees that are typical of this landscape.
We’ll stop along the trip to the Draa Valley to see the breathtaking vistas of the river that gives the valley its name. It’s Morocco’s longest river.
Our 3 days private tour from Marrakech to Merzouga continues to Ouarzazate via the Anti-Atlas Mountains. We’ll have some free time in the city for lunch before continuing our journey to Marrakech, where we’ll arrive in the late afternoon/evening and drop you off at your hotel at the end of this three-day Sahara desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga.
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Booking & Payment
Free Booking! To book a Marrakech to Merzouga 3 days private tour, usually, we ask for a small deposit to be paid through our Paypal or Payoneer accounts. The rest of the payment is payable in cash to your driver/guide at the pick-up.
The deposit is completely free. To avoid carrying large amounts of cash, paying the full amount or half off using Paypal or Payoneer is possible.
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Cancellation policy for our Marrakech to Merzouga 3 days private tour:
To receive a complete refund, please cancel at least 8 days before the date of the 3-day private desert tour from Marrakech.
If you cancel less than 8 days before your trip, your deposit is non-refundable. However, it is still available for use if you reschedule your trip in the future. Simply email us to cancel your trip.
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Destinations' overview of our Marrakech to Merzouga 3 days private tour:
The High Atlas Mountains
The High Atlas Mountains will be the first stop on our 3 days trip from Marrakech to Merzouga. This breathtaking scene is part of the famed Atlas Mountain range, which stretches over three nations. We frequently pass through Tizi Ntichka on our way to this site.
Tizi n’Tichka is located 2260 meters (7400 ft) above sea level.
The switchbacks and hairpin twists on this high mountain route provide stunning vistas of the Atlas Mountains. The views from the summit are spectacular.
The scenery, Berber settlements, and time spent on the Tizi n’Tichka Pass on our 3 days desert excursion from Marrakech are really unforgettable.
The name ouarzazates comes from the Amazigh (Berber) words “ouar,” which means “without,” and “zazate,” which means “noise,” resulting in the phrase “without noise.”
Ouarzazate is also known as “the desert’s door” or “the Sahara’s gateway.”
Ouarzazate is a prominent Moroccan tourist destination due to its ancient attractions as well as its well-known film studio.
The studio has a long list of Hollywood and foreign projects that have been shot there, including Game of Thrones and Prison Break.
In general, on this Marrakech to Merzouga 3 days desert tour, we will take you to Atlas Studios, Kasbah Taourirt, and the UNESCO World Heritage site Ait Ben-Haddou.
The ouarzazates’ name is derived from the Amazigh (Berber) words “ouar,” which means “without,” and “zazate,” which means “noise,” yielding the meaning “without noise.
Ouarzazate is also known as “the door to the desert” or “the gateway of the Sahara.”
Ouarzazate is a popular Moroccan tourist destination not only because of its historical sites but also because of its well-known film studio.
The studio has an impressive track record of Hollywood and international productions shot there, including Game of Thrones and Prison Break.
In general, on this 3 days tour from Marrakech, we will take you to Atlas Studios, Kasbah Taourirt, and the UNESCO World Heritage site Ait Ben-Haddou.
Ait Ben Haddo
Kasbahs and ksours are prominent Moroccan cultural symbols. The ksar of Ait Benhaddou is the most well-known.
The ksar is a collection of clay homes protected with angle towers and a baffle gate and enclosed by thick walls.
The most well-known ksar in Ouarzazate’s Ounila valley is Ait Ben-Haddou. The placement of the palace near a river affords a wonderful view.
Ait Ben-Haddou is a typical pre-Saharan setting. It’s an excellent example of a Moroccan earthen building.
This magnificent site will be passed and stopped by on our 3 days desert journey from Marrakech to Merzouga.
Merzouga Desert & Erg-chebbi
Morocco is a diversified country with dynamic towns, a stunning coastline, the Atlas Mountains, and, of course, the Sahara Desert. As a result, it is a popular tourist site.
Merzouga Desert is a well-known tourist destination in Morocco. Merzouga is a small village near the Algerian border in Morocco’s Sahara desert. “Erg Chebbi” is the name for it.
Every traveler’s bucket list includes a trip to the Merzouga desert. What most people don’t realize is that the sweeping red sand dunes, camel trains, and lonely desert camps can only be found in two small areas in the extreme South: Merzouga, as well as M’Hamid A 3-day desert tour from Marrakech, is required to reach Merzouga.
Morocco is a diverse country with vibrant cities, a beautiful coastline, the Atlas Mountains, and, last but not least, the Sahara Desert. That makes it a popular tourist destination.
Merzouga Desert is one of Morocco’s most famous tourist destinations.Merzouga is a small town in Morocco’s Sahara desert near the Algerian border. “Erg Chebbi” is what it’s called.
A visit to the Merzouga desert is on every traveller’s must-do list. What people don’t account for is that the sweeping red sand dunes, camel trains, and remote desert camps are only found in two small regions in the far South: Merzouga and M’Hamid to reach Merzouga on a tour from Marrakech, you’ll need minimum a 3 days desert tour