DESERT TOUR 3 days
STARTING MARRAKECH / ENDING MARRAKECH
Your tour will include the following sightseeing:
Marrakech – Merzouga – Ouarzazat - Marrakech
This tour offers you the opportunity to discover as much as possible about the Sahara desert in a customized period of time for visitors with short vacations.
You will have three days with our friendship to discover the most possible about Morocco and live one astounding travelling experience.
We assure you the most comfortable vehicles you can find in the market to ensure your total comfort and safety.
A night in an extravagant tent is included in this tour as well as a folkloric dinner full of fun and amusements with the local Berbers under the limitless stars of the desert as well a camel trekking experience.
We promise you the most experienced, friendly and multi languages speaking drivers and guides throughout the entire tour.
DAY 1: MARRAKECH - AIT BENHADDOU – MERZOUGA (ERG CHEBBI)
Once we pick you up from Marrakech we will be starting our Sahara journey or escape.
During this tour we will make sure to give you one unique experience of the desert and get you to enjoy and discover the most of it in a short amount of time as well.
Our tour is supposed to start early in the morning so once we pick you up we will be heading to Merzouga.
We will be passing by Telouat Kasbah, hidden among a tiny road in a small village 20 minutes outside the Tizin Tichka pass built by the French and which can be described as mountainous boarders influenced by the Mediterranean, oceanic and desert influences.
This road will take us to Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou situated just 32km from Ouarzazat and positioned in the Sous-Massa-Daraa on a hill along the Ouarzazat River.
We will be making a stop in this location so you can enjoy a nice break in a local Berber place offering you the chance to relax and take some pleasant pictures of the beautiful area which is a marvelous example of the traditional architecture of southern Morocco, The village looks like a set of earthen buildings surrounded by high walls.
Then we expand our visit to the Khamelia village before we get you to the Erg Chebbi dunes of Merzouga where you will get to experience a life time experience which a camel trekking which last about an hour to get you to the camp where you will be spending the night and having dinner over a fire party full of excitement and fun.
We have a luxury tent reserved for you at the camp where you will be spending the night.
DAY 2: MERZOUGA – AIT OUZZINE - OUARZAZAT
Today we recommend you to wake up a bit early so you can catch an amazing sunrise over the dunes of your camp before we head to Merzouga so we can get you ready to your next destination which is Ouarzazat.
Before we get to Ouarzazat we will be making a stop at this place called Ait Ouzzine where you will have another typical desert experience and have lunch with a local family while enjoying a nice tea break.
You will feel like a local nomad traversing the Sahara and getting the chance to hang out with random people throughout this journey.
The locals of that area are extremely friendly and enjoy sharing their time and homes with tourists for a no coast fee.
Ait Ouzzine is a Berber village populated by over 300 families nestled within the Middle Atlas Mountains tucked away along an impressive desert route connecting the Draa Valley (Tansikht) and Rissani.
They live peacefully in these beautifully painted kasbahs, with their own water wells, henna fields, and gardens.
Once this desert experience is over we will head the road to Ouarzazat where you will be spending the night.
DAY 3: OUARZAZATE EXTENDED VISIT – MARRAKECH (DROP OFF)
After you enjoy your breakfast you will be getting a full tour of Ouarzazat and its surrounding and we assure you, this will be another lifetime experience before we head back to Marrakech which is our final destination for this tour.
Nicknamed the door of the desert, Ouarzazat is primarily occupied by Berbers who constructed many of the prominent Kasbahs and buildings for which the area is known.
The Ouarzazate studios area is one of the largest movie studios in the world in terms of land and a famous location for film making which has invited many international companies to work here and film several historical movies including Mission Cleopatra, Lawrence of Arabia, The Man Who Would Be King, Kingdom of Heaven and Babel.
Once the tour is over we will drive you back to Marrakech at the destination of your choice.
Please make sure to contact us in case you need any further information or you have any extra requests or suggestions.
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