5 Days tour Marrakech to Merzouga Desert through the Atlas Mountains

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Marrakech to Merzouga Desert through the Atlas Mountains

1 Day: Marrakech city – Tizi -n-Tichka – Ait Benhaddou kasbah – Ouarzazate – Dades Valley/Gorges

In our first day, Marrakech to Merzouga Desert Through The Atlas Mountains we’re going to pick you up from your Riad and leave Marrakech to start our exciting journey in Dades Valley.
We’re moving by Tizi-n-Tishka in Atlas- Mountains and take a break to enjoy theextraordinary mountain views. We’re going to visit Ait-Ben-Haddou village. It is known as a backdrop of much international films like ‘Lawrence of Arabia’, ‘Gladiator’ ,’Alexander’…etc
We’re having lunch before continuing to explore the nature, theloveliness of landscapes and cultural-historical monuments as: Taourirt Kasbah in Ouarzazate and Roses Valley that is known by Roses festival. Also, we’re going to pass into Berber villages of Skoura and ‘El Kelaa-M’Gouna’ and ‘Boumalene Dades’. At the end of the day, we’ll stay at hotel/riad for overnight-dinner and breakfast.

2 Day: Dades Gorges – Tenghir – Todra Gorges – Tinjdad – Erfoud – Rissani town- Merzouga:

In the next day Marrakech to Merzouga Desert Through The Atlas Mountains , our objective point is reaching Merzouga that’s famous by highest sand dunes in North Africa. Not forgetting to move by Erg Chebbi Sahara desert about that is 20 kms long and 5 kms wide & unique multilayered environment. On our way, we’re having the chance to watch much oases like oasis of Tinjdad. Then, we’re pursuing our tour passing via little Berber towns Mellab and Touroug. Later, we’ll arrive to Rissani town where we’ll have lunch break. After that, we’re going to continue our way relishing the green oasis of palm trees of Ziz -Tafilalet and the beautiful black Hamada before we arrive to the gorgeous Merzouga desert. Then,we’re having local dinner, listening to Berber music and spend the Night in tradition Riad.

3 Day: Erg Chebbi Desert tour – Merzouga desert:

In our fourth day Marrakech to Merzouga Desert Through The Atlas Mountains  and after breakfast, we’re going round dunes through oasis of Merzouga, Khamlia village, and experience Gnawa music, culture and lifestyle. Not very far, we will explore the lake of Merzouga, with bird population, we’re going to move to Rissani town; it was called « Sijilmassa ». We’re going towalk through the souk to sell vegetables, spices, souvenirs,clothes…etc.  After lunch breakin Rissani, we’re going to travel back to your Riad where we’re going to find camels waiting for us. After a cup of mint tea. After lunch, we’ll start our camel trek. We’re going to spend around 2 hours camel riding experience. And we’re going tolead you to abeautiful Berber camp consists of many comfortable equipment, like:linen, mattresses restaurant, kitchen… in Erg-Chebbi sand dunes. Later on the evening, we are enjoying dinner followed by amazing performance provided by Berber drums.

4 Day: Camel Trekking- Berber Villages – Ouarzazate

Next Morning and before sunrise, we’ll wake up to hike sand dunes for fabulous photos opportunities. We’ll return to our hotel for shower, breakfast and relax. Next, we will continue our trip moving to Ouarzazate city, takingour way through Alnif, Tazzarine, Nkob, and Draa Valley. We’re spending the overnight at hotel/Riad at Ouarzazate town.

5 Day: Ouarzazate – Berber Villages – Back to Marrakech trough Tizi-n-Tichka

Our last day will be started from Ouarzazate in an early Morning to visit the magnificent Atlas-Mountains. Passing by High-Atlas-Mountains through highest road via Morocco Tizni Tichka (2260m) high offering incrediblesights of valleys, mountains and Berber villages. We’re arriving at the evening to Marrakech, and picking your to your place/ airport.


  • Transportation (air-conditioned vehicle)
  • Professional English/French Speaking Driver & Guides
  • Entrance Fees to historical sites
  • Visit the most important monuments;
  • Camel ride; Night in desert camp
  • All Application Taxes