MOROCCO CAMEL TOUR – TOUR FROM MARRAKECH
Explore Morocco in this amazing 8 DAYS TOUR FROM MARRAKECH TO THE GREAT SAHARA DESERT OF MOROCCO
1st Day: MARRAKECH:
After your pick up from the Marrakech airport, you will have a first contact with the famous tourist city par excellence. Among the information that you should know about the birth of this tourist city is that it is located in the great plain of Haouz, surrounded by the high Atlas mountains. Due to its strategic location distinguished by the abundance of water, it has been selected by the Almoravid commander Abou Bakr. Its construction was made by materials found in the area such as the wood of the Atlas jungles, the bluestone of the rocks, and the sand.
Dinner and accommodation will take place in the Riad.
2nd Day: MARRAKECH – AIT BENHADDOU – OUARZAZATE:
Once we have breakfast we will go towards Ouarzazate. On the way, we will go through
2,260 meters. On the sides of the road, Oued Tamesna would accompany us, thanks to him several small towns such as Tighremt, (henil), and Irhem N’Ougdal continue to keep alive.
Later, we will visit the kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, declared a world heritage site, and which gained a lot of fame due to the films surrounded there: Gladiator or The Kingdom of Heaven. In the afternoon we will arrive to Ouarzazate Cena and to accommodation in the riad.
3rd Day: OUARZAZATE – VALLE DE ROSAS – VALLE DE DADES – TODRA’S GORGES:
After visiting Ouarzazate and its kasbahs, we will continue the road to the Valley of Roses. There we will take a walk through the palm grove and we will discover the secret of the exuberant vegetation. Then, we will go to the Dades Valley. Along the route, we will see kasbahs, Ksours, oasis, and palms until we reach Teinghir.
Dinner and accommodation will be at the Hotel
4th Day: TODRA – ERFOUD – MERZOUGA:
On the previous day, we did not have the opportunity to visit the Todra Gorges, an activity that we will do on this four day just after breakfast. Next, we will visit the town of Tinjdad and the Ksar de Touroug, a fortified city surrounded by magnificent oases. The road will take us to Erfoud, a place known nationally for the best dates.
Finally, we will arrive at the dunes of Merzouga, we will ride the camels – two full hours – that will take us to the middle of the desert. With complete tranquility, we can appreciate the sunset before spending an unforgettable night in the camp.
5th Day: MERZOUGA – RISSANI – ZAGORA:
After breakfast, we will leave Zagora empty. We will pass through Rissani, Alnif, Mercissi, the palm grove of Tazzarine, Nkib, Tansikht, the Draa Valley, and Zagora where dinner and accommodation will take place.
6th Day: ZAGORA – AGDAZ – OUARZAZATE:
After breakfast, depart through Ouarzazate. From Zagora we drive to Ouarzazate through the Draa Valley (164 km of paved road), discovering numerous villages and oases. After Agdz we will cross the Djebel Sagha, with its heart-shaped dunes, secured an impressive route. Arrival in Ouarzazate, dinner, and accommodation in Riyadh.
7th Day: OUARZAZATE – MARRAKECH:
The tour continues on its seventh day, in which we will return to Marrakech by the Tizi-N-Tichka hill. Dinner and accommodation will take place in the Riad in the tourist capital of the kingdom.
8th Day: MARRAKECH – AIRPORT:
On the eighth and last day of travel, we will accompany you to the airport according to the flight schedule. End of our MArrekech to the Sahara tour.
Included services in the 8 DAYS tour FROM MARRAKECH to the SAHARA :
- Tour of 8 days in 4×4
- Spanish speaking guide throughout the tour
- Transfer from / to the airport
- Fuel for the whole trip
- 7 nights accommodation, (dinner and breakfast)
- (including 1 night in Berber tents)
- Camel tour.
Does not include in the 8 DAYS tour FROM MARRAKECH to the SAHARA:
- half-day meal.
- entries of monuments.