5 days tour to the Sahara desert from Marrakech

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Embark on a captivating 5-day, 4-night journey to the Sahara Desert from Marrakech. This unforgettable experience includes visits to the renowned Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, the cinema studios in Ouarzazate, and the enchanting gardens of Dades and Toudra, culminating in an exploration of the mesmerizing Merzouga Desert. Immerse yourself in Berber and Moroccan culture, traverse majestic mountains, and spend nights atop sand dunes under a star-filled sky. It’s the most enjoyable trip Morocco has to offer.

Day 01 – Marrakesh – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate: Begin your day with breakfast at the riad and set out for the Atlas Mountains. Travel along a winding road, passing villages with traditional stone architecture. Ascend to Tizi n Tichka (2260 m.) and continue towards Telouet, where the impressive Kasbah Glaoui stands. Journey through the Assif Ounila valley, visiting the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Ait Ben Haddou. Continue to Ouarzazate, exploring the Taourirt Kasbah, and spend the night with dinner and breakfast.

Day 02 – Ouarzazate – Draa Valley – Alnif – The Dunes of Merzouga: Enjoy breakfast at the riad before heading to the Draa Valley, one of Morocco’s largest palm groves. Follow the road south of Jbel Saghru towards Rissani, passing through the captivating landscapes of the Draa Valley. Arrive in Merzouga before sunset to witness the breathtaking colors. Dinner and accommodation are provided in a hotel.

Day 03 – Merzouga – Khamlia – Visit to the Nomads – Merzouga: Start the day with breakfast and a 4×4 route around the dunes. Visit Khamlia for traditional Gnawa music, explore mines, an abandoned town, nomadic sites, and small palm groves. In the afternoon, embark on a camel ride to the Khaimas camp in the dunes, enjoying the sunset along the way. Dinner and breakfast are provided at the camp.

Day 04 – Merzouga – Todra Gorges – Dades Valley: Wake up early to witness the sunrise, have breakfast and a shower at the camp, then depart for the Dades Valley. Visit the Khetaras of Jorf, the palm grove, Todra Gorge in Tinerhir, and points of interest in the Dades Valley. Explore the “Monkey Fingers,” Kasbahs, and the Dades Gorge. Dinner and breakfast are provided at the riad hotel.

Day 05 – Dades Valley – Skoura – Ouarzazate – Marrakech: After breakfast, head towards Marrakech, visiting the Kasbah of d’Amridil in Skoura and renowned film studios. Journey through Tizi n Tichka to arrive early in Marrakech. Transfer to the riad marks the end of our services.

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