3 DAYS DESERT TOUR FROM MARRAKECH TO MERZOUGA DESERT
DAY 1 : MARRAKECH – HIGH ATLAS – AIT BENHADDOU – OUARZAZATE – DADES VALLEY
At Marrakech we will pick you up from wherever you prefer airport, hotel or riad . Our ultimate destination is to reach Ouarzazat the giant gate of Sahara . before we’ll be stopping along the way to enjoy the road , while driving we’ll be passing by the gorgeous and picturesque landscapes of High Atlas Mountains , berber towns such as Taddert . we’ll also be driving over the mountain pass Tizi n Tichka its high could reach 2260 m so better buckle up your seat belt .our first stop will be at the dignifying monument of the south Kasbah Ait Benhadou which by the way is only 30 km away from OUarzazat . the Kasbah is world heritage site acclaimed by the UNesco , and is a typical southern home from the 17th century .after getting to know this place we’ll be heading towards the African Hollywood , Ouarzazat . We will arrive to dades valley in which we are willing to spend the night in.
DAY 2 : DADES VALLEY – TODRA GORGES – ERFOUD – MERZOUGA ERG CHEBBI DUNES
For the second day we will start off with a yummy breakfastand then drive via the road of thousand Kasbahs, which extends from Dades to Merzouga, filled with Kasbahs from the 17th century, giant palm groves and beautiful mountainous background. It is also where nomads herd their beasts. We will stop at Todgha gorges to have lunch in the charming nature. Its rocks change colors throughout the day and it is amazing to witness it. At around 5 or 4 pm we will arrive to Merzouga where camels will be waiting for us to take us to the nomad tents. We will spend the night in the heart of desert.
DAY 3 : SAHARA DESERT– DRAA VALLEY – OUARZAZATE – MARRAKECH
Make sure not to miss the amazing sunrise in the fabulous Sahara. Today we will return to Marrakech through Draa valley and the road that extends from Ouarzazat to Zagora also which is by the way absolutely marvelous. first winding its way across the jbelAnaouar Mountains , and then down along the Draa Valley , a Strip of intense cultivation and a band of vivid colour weaving through the Desert. Along the way numerous reddish Kasbahs and villages are willing to marvel you. We will continue to the Draa Valley which was one of the longest Rivers in North West Africa , lunch and break will be at Ouarzazate the Hollywood of Morocco then we will continue To Marrakech.