4 Days Morocco Sahara Trip. During this 4-day tour from Marrakech to the Merzouga desert you will visit the kasbahs and oases of south-eastern Morocco. Discover the berber villages and the sahara of Merzouga. You will ride camels to explore the sand sea. You have the choice of sleeping in the desert camp, or returning to spend the night in the hotel in Merzouga.
- Destination: Merzouga Sahara desert
- Departure Location: Your accommodation in Marrakech
- Return Location: Your accommodation in Marrakech
- Cross the High Atlas Mountains and drive through the Tizi Ntichka pass
- Visit Ait ben haddou kasbah
- Visit Atlas movies studio
- ExploreTamnougalte kasbah
- Visit Nkob berber village
- Explore Tazarine palm grove
- Discover Merzouga Sahara Desert
- Visit Dades and Todra gorges
- Explore Amridil and Taourirte kasbah
Itinerary: 4 Days Morocco Sahara Trip
Day 1: Marrakech – Ait ben haddou – Draa valley – Nkob
The first day of this 4-day tour from Marrakech to Merzouga it will pass through the High Atlas Mountains. Where you will admire the Berber villages, the panoramic views of the highest mountain in Morocco 2260m. We will visit the village of Telouat and the kasbah of a former pasha of Marrakech. From there we continue to the kasbha of Ait ben haddou. You enjoy a guided tour of the kasbah then we continue to Agdez to visit the Tmnougalte kasbah, then we follow the Draa valley to Tansikht, where we stop to take pictures of the palm grove. After we drive to the village of Nkob, is a Berber village known for these kasbahs and its Ait Atta tribe nomads who settled in this village after having given up nomadic life. Dinner and overnight in a magnificent kasbah.
Day 2: Nkob – Tazarine – Alnif – Rissani – Merzouga
In the morning after breakfast you will have a tour of this beautiful village, you will walk in the village to discover these kasbahs. Afterwards we will follow the road towards the palm grove of Tazarine another berber village known for the cultivation of the henna. After we continue towards Alnif by a wonderful desert tray road. We then arrive in Rissani, the commercial center of tafilalat.
We then continue towards Merzouga. Your camel guide leads you to the Erg Chebbi Sahara Camp, you enjoy the charm of the Sahara, the dunes are over 300m high, the sunset in the Sahara is a magical moment that you will experience. You will spend the night under the starry sky of Sahara. You will have a delicious dinner around a campfire while listening to the silence of the Sahara.
Day 3: Merzouga – Erfoud – Todra gorges – Dades gorges
This morning after sunrise and breakfast we ride our camels to return to the village of Merzouga. So we meet our vehicles and we leave to visit the city of Erfoud where we will visit a Marble and fossil factory. Erfoud is known for the cultivation of dates. Then our Desert trip continues towards the gorges, we will see the Todra gorges which are the most amazing in Morocco. After lunch we will visit an ancient Jewish village in Tighrir. Then we continue to Boumalne Dades. We stop to take the beautiful panoramic photos of the Dades valley, then we continue to the Dades Gorges where we will spend the night in homestay.
Day 4: Dades gorges – Skoura – Ouarzazate – Marrakech
After breakfast you enjoy a morning walk in the gorges, then we drive through the road of thousand kasbahs, we visit a cooperative of rose products in Kelaa Mgouna, a rose festival is organized every year in May. Then your destination will be the kasbah of Amridil en Skoura, After the visit we continue towards that of Taourirt to take some beautiful photos. And after a coffee break we cross the chain of the High Atlas to arrive at the end of the day in your hotel in Marrakech. the 4 Days Morocco Sahara Trip ends.