2 days Morocco Sahara Desert tour from Marrakech to Erg Chebbi and back for short desert adventure.
This 2 days desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert is designed for people with a tight schedule. You will get a glimpse of the desert sahara dunes with a camel trek, and unforgettable overnight in a traditional berber tent, and enjoy the landscapes along the way. Yet, we recommend 3 days desert or 4 days 3 nights.
Marrakech – AitBenhaddou – Agdez – Erg Chehbi
Morocco Best Sahara Tours in an Exciting 2 day to the heart of Morocco Desert!
Your desert tour from Marrakech to merzouga in 2 days 1 night sahara desert starts at 7:00 AM and cross the Atlas mountains through breathtaking Zigzagging road. The Tichka pass (2260 M) has a spectacular view where you can see small berber villages from the above. We will drive until we reach our first site, Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou. It was owned by the powerful family of the Pacha Lglaoui who was the governor of Marrakech back in 1912. It was recognized as UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987. This Kasbah is perhaps the most impressive and well-preserved fortress cities in Morocco, which the Moroccan Government itself jumped on the bandwagon in 1994 to rehabilitate the Kasbah in order to preserve the cultural and national heritage. The Kasbahs were a major stop for camel caravans carrying salt through the Sahara and returning with gold, silver and slaves. We continue along the route, arriving at Ouarzazate, the gateway to the Saharan desert, the Moroccan city known for Hollywood movies being located and filmed here. Top Hollywood blockbusters which have been filmed in Ouarzazate include movie titles such as The Gladiator, The Mummy, Kingdom of Heaven, Game of Thrones, Prince of Persia and Lawrence of Arabia. We continue to make our way, experiencing the Draa Valley, en route to draa valley. Then to merzouga , joining our camels and head off into the desert for a 1-2 hour camel trek to reach our Berber desert camp for the night. The camp provides private Berber bivouacs, under stars being so bright in the Desert. Overnight in the Nomad tent. Possibly the best moment of your desert trip, you will enjoy the berber music while you set around the campfire.
Chebbi – Merzouga – Todgha Gorge- Dades gorge- Ouarzazate- Marrakech.
Morocco Best Sahara Tours
Wake up early morning to enjoy the sunrise on the top of the dune in the Sahara Desert then have your breakfast. After these beautiful moments, you will ride your camel back to the hotel where you can shower. We will take another way back to Marrakesh via Todra Gorge and Dades valley passing by Erfoud and Tinejdad. We will stop for lunch whenever you wish. In the afternoon, we will stopping along the way for photos and admiring the views and enjoying marvelous Canyons views while hiking on foot. Later on, we drive to Boumalne du dades and stopping for a panoramic view of dades valley. Then make your way to Marrakech via rose valley, Ouarzazate and High Atlas Mountains. We will drop you off in Marrakech around 6 PM.