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Desert Tour from Marrakech to the Sahara & High Atlas Mountains

Spend 2 nights in the Sahara desert under the stars in a traditional Nomadic tent. Visit a Berber and Nomadic village and enjoy traditional Moroccan tea whilst learning about Moroccan Berber history and culture. See the largest film studio in the world where famous movies such as The Mummy and Game of Thrones have been filmed. Enjoy the panoramic scenic views from the High Atlas Mountains.

per adult from

$1,698

AUD

Duration

5 days

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  • What's included :
    • 4x Breakfast
    • 4x Dinner
    • Accommodation included: 4 nights
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Entry/Admission - Erg Chebbi Dunes

  • Day 1: Historical sites at Ouarzazate 'The Door of the Desert'

    Stop At: Tizi n Tichka, Imlil Village, Ouarzazate 45000 Morocco
    Enroute to the city of Ouarzazate we'll make a couple stops at some interesting sites. Firstly, we'll take a quick stop at the Ait Ben Berka where you can take in the panoramic views of Marrakesh whilst enjoying traditional Moroccan tea or a coffee.

    Continuing to Ouarzazate, we will be driving through the Tizi N Tichka mountain pass, where you will be taking in vast views from the Walnut groves and crystal mountain streams to the Atlas Mountain Peaks and the sandy Sahara desert.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Ait Ben Haddou, Ait Ben Haddou, Souss-Massa
    Arriving in the modern yet traditional city of Ouarzazate, your guide will take you for lunch before heading to visit the famous Kasbah Ait Benhaddou to learn more about Moroccan heritage and historical background of Ouarzazate City and the Atlas Mountains.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Cinema Studio Atlas, Ouarzazate 45000, Morocco
    After visiting the studios, you'll visit the famous Atlas cinema studio, which measured by acres is the world's largest filming studio and have shot many famous movies and tv shows such as Game of Thrones, Prison Break and The Mummy.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Ouarzazate, Ouarzazate, Draa-Tafilalet
    In the evening you will be taken to a beautiful Moroccan Riad guesthouse for your first night's stay. You'll check into your room and can relax before meeting your guide for dinner.
    Duration: 12 hours

    Meals included:
    • Dinner: A traditional Moroccan dinner will be provided for you at the Riad.
    Accommodation included: Overnight stay at a Riad in Ouarzazate City.

    Day 2: Journey to the Desert Sand Dunes of Erg Chebbi

    Stop At: Nkob, Nkob, Souss-Massa
    In the morning you'll enjoy breakfast at the Riad before continuing the tour to the desert.

    We'll cross through the Anti Atlas Mountains into Agdez Village, the beginning of Draa Valley.

    We'll make a stop in the popular Berber Village of Nkob, the capital village of the Berber Ait Atta tribe. The Ait Atta tribe is an ancient Berber tribe which existed long before Arab and Islam entrance in Morocco in the 7th century and were the most important Moroccan tribes between the 15th and the 19th century.

    You'll visit one of the popular 45 Kasbahs in the village for traditional Moroccan tea whilst learning about the Berber Ait Atta tribe's history and culture in Morocco.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Erg Chebbi Dunes, Morocco
    After visiting the Berber Village Nkob, we'll continue the journey to Erg Chebbi taking in the beautiful scenery of the Sahara desert along the way.

    Arriving at the entrance of the desert, you'll meet your camel mount and will ride into the sunset to the Nomadic camp that's already set up for your arrival. Your night camping out in the desert will be an exciting experience. You'll have a traditional nomadic meal and can enjoy listening to the Nomads tell campfire stories, play traditional music and learn some traditional dance before heading off to sleep in your tent under the stars.
    Duration: 12 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: A traditional Moroccan breakfast will be provided for you at the Riad.
    • Dinner: A traditional Nomadic dinner will be prepared for you in the desert.
    Accommodation included: Overnight in a traditional Berber Nomadic tent. Please bring a sleeping bag.

    Day 3: Exploring the Desert and ATV ride in the Sand Dunes

    Stop At: Khamlia, Khamlia, Meknes-Tafilalet Region
    You'll want to be awake early in the morning to catch the beautiful views of the sunrise over the Sahara. You'll have a traditional Berber breakfast at the camp before we head to Khamlia Village, where the Moroccan nomads enjoy a simple life, living in tents and wondering the desert.

    You'll enjoy a show of local musicians from the African tribes settled in the desert for centuries and can learn more about their history and culture and even take part in the show if you're up for it.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Souqs of Rissani, Rissani Morocco
    After visiting the Nomadic village of Khamlia, we'll head to the small desert town Rissani and your guide can suggest some nice places for lunch or feel free to go through the town and find a restaurant at your leisure.

    You'll have some free time in this town to go through the local market. Here you'll find lots of Moroccan spices, oils and souvenirs to purchase and can put your negotiation skills to the test.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Erg Chebbi Dunes, Morocco
    After exploring the souks of Rissani, we'll head back to the desert for your second night in the desert camp.

    For those who are feeling more adventurous, you have the option to go on an ATV ride through the desert sand dunes in the evening.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: A traditional Nomadic breakfast will be prepared for you in the desert.
    • Dinner: A traditional Nomadic dinner will be prepared for you in the desert.
    Accommodation included: Overnight in a traditional Berber Nomadic tent.

    Day 4: A night in Dades Valley and Berber Village visit

    Stop At: Merzouga Desert, Merzouga Morocco
    You'll have breakfast early in the morning before mounting your camel to head back to a hotel in Merzouga town, to shower and freshen up. We'll then continue the tour by making our way to Dades Valley.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Todgha Gorge, R 703 near the town of Tinerhir, Tinerhir 45520 Morocco
    We'll stop at a Berber village in Togha Gorge, where you'll visit a Berber family home for traditional Moroccan tea and can sit and hear some of their stories and learn about Berber history and culture. After visiting the Berber family home, your guide will take you to a cafe/restaurant for a lovely lunch before continuing the journey to Dades Valley.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Dades Gorges, R704 Atlas Mountains, Boumalne Dades 45350 Morocco
    After visiting the Berber village, we'll continue to Dades Valley while you enjoy in the beautiful scenery along the way. We'll arrive at a beautiful Moroccan Riad guesthouse in the evening, and you'll check into your room and can relax before meeting your guide for dinner.

    After dinner you'll have the rest of the evening to relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
    Duration: 12 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: A traditional Nomadic breakfast will be prepared for you in the desert.
    • Dinner: A traditional Moroccan dinner will be provided for you at the Riad.
    Accommodation included: Overnight stay at a Riad in Dades Valley.

    Day 5: Scenic Journey back to Marrakech through the High Atlas Mountains

    Stop At: Mount Toubkal, Morocco
    In the morning you'll enjoy a lovely breakfast at the Riad before We depart Dades Valley to head back to Marrakesh.

    En-route, we'll stop for lunch at the famous Kasbah Toubkal, listed as one of UNESCOs heritage sites, and you'll be able to enjoy the beautiful panoramic views of the mountains.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Pass By: Marrakech, Marrakech, Marrakech-Safi
    After lunch, we'll continue back to Marrakech City.

    Your tour will end in Marrakech at around 18:00.


    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: A traditional Moroccan breakfast will be provided for you at the Riad.
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Jemaa el-Fna, Jamaâ El-Fna, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
    Traveler pickup is offeredAirports
    • Marrakesh Menara Airport, RAK Mhamid saada 6 n209، Marrakech 40000, Morocco
    Ports
    • Jemaa el-Fna, Rue El Ksour, 38, Marrakech 40000, Morocco، Marrakech 40000, Morocco
    Departure Time :
    8:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • If you cancel at least 4 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
    If you cancel within 3 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

8

Organised by Meharee Morocco Tours

Activity ID: V-245252P6

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