Desert & Atlas Tour 5 Days / 4 Nights | €439 pp
Day 1: Marrakech – Ouarzazate – Dades Gorges
Pick up from your Hotel in Marrakech and transfer to the verdant oasis of Dades Gorge. The first interesting charming scenery that we cross is the high Atlas Mounrains at the summit of 2260 m (Tizi N’tichka). Along that way you will enjoy the berber life in old authentic villages and nice sceneries.. We head to Ouarzazate, named “Hollywood of Africa” thanks to international movies production, to visit Kasbah Taourirt. Before we continue to Skoura palm grove and the valley of roses, Kelaa Mgouna, we will across the colorful Berber villages before we reach Dades gorges. Overnight in dades gorges.
Day 2: Dades Gorges – Saghro Mountains – Draa Valley – Zagora
After breakfast , we start your exploration heading towards the Sarhro volcanic mountains. You cross via the road of Tizni n Tazazart, a spectacular piste winding through dramatic rock formations and gorges with superb views. Then continue your trip via the Draa valley lined by palm grove and many Berber Sub-Saharan villages. We continue the way towards zagora. Overnight.
Day 3:Zagora – Tamgroute – Mhamid – Erg Chegaga dunes
After a nice breakfast, we head out to Tamgroute to visit the famous Coran Library and subterranean kasbah and the Manufacture of pottery. Then, continue towards M’hamid the “doorway to the Sahara desert” for lunch on the place. In the afternoon, after one hour camel ride, we take a track which carries out through the rocky, desert scenery towards the sand dunes of Chegaga that spread over 40 km. Welcome drink. Then you enjoy the sunset. Overnight in desert camp or under a star-filled sky.
Day 4:Erg Chegaga dunes – Foun Zguid – Taznakht – Ait Benhaddou
After enjoying the sunrise up the sand dunes, breakfast is served to you, then departure in 4×4 vehicles via the old Paris-Dakar road to Foum Zguid, crossing Iriqui lake. Lunch in the berber village Taznakht. Arrival to Ait Benhaddou. Night in ait ben haddou
Day 5:Ait Benhaddou – High Atlas Mountains – Marrakech
After breakfasts in the hotel, a worthy visit is devoted to this stunning kasbah, A 16th century UNESCO site, Ait Benhaddou is one of the best preserved and most spectacular kasbahs in Morocco. A famous site for Hollywood films, Ait Benhaddou was used for the blockbuster film of 2000, Gladiator. After the visit, we start the way back to Marrakech through Telaout and the high Atlas Mountains at the pass of 2.260 m high. We reach Marrakech around 04 p.m.
* Duration: 5 days
* Available: Everyday
* Pick up time : 08h00 Local time From your hotel
- * Minibus Transport
- * Camel ride or 4×4
- * Ensuite rooms with A/C in typical hotels, Kasbahs & Riads with dinner and breakfast (Vegetarians are welcome)
- * Camel Trek to overnight in nomad desert bivouac with Diner and breakfast (Private tents)
- * Free time to explore the sites such as Ait Benhaddou, kasbah, Walks, Canyons, Breaks for photos,..Etc
Price is based on a minimum of 2 people travelling.
Price : €439 pp