5 day desert tour from Marrakech

5 day desert tour from Marrakech

5 day desert tour from Marrakech

5 Days private desert tour from Marrakech 5 Days private desert tour from Marrakech

5 day desert tour from Marrakech: Enjoy a desert adventure. Sleep in a traditional desert camp, see the sunrise and sunset on top of the high sand dunes and enjoy spectacular views of Berber villages.

Day 1 : Marrakech – High Atlas – Ouarzazate – Dades Gorges

Get ready because today we’re going to start the first day in this 5 day desert tour from Marrakech This marrakech desert tours will start early in the morning by crossing the High Atlas Mountains via the Tizi n’Ticka pass (about 2260 meters altitude), through breath-taking landscapes and traditional Berber Villages. We will continue towards Ouarzazate, known as the ‘Gate of the Sahara’, where great expeditions started, and the also know as the ‘Moroccan Hollywood’. 

After lunch, we will continue along the famous ‘road of 1001 kasbahs’, until we reach our destination, Dades Gorges. Here you will enjoy beautiful Rock formations (called monkey feet) and fortified Kasbahs scenery along the Dadesriver. Dinner and overnight in a charming riad in Dades Gorges.

Day 2 : Dades Gorges – Todra Gorges – Merzouga (Desert)

After breakfast, we will leave the riad in Dades Gorges, heading to the Sahara Desert. On the way, we will see colorful Berber villages of the Dades Valley, until we reach the small oasis town of Tinghir, a beautiful Valley of date palms ending with spectacular Gorges, the dramatic Todra Gorges (the Todra river bed has formed a gorge of vertical walls of enormous proportions and of great beauty, the paradise of the climbers).

 We will stop to explore the canyons and have lunch. After lunch, on the way to the marrakech to sahara desert where you’ll discover one of fascinating views in our 5 days private desert tour from Marrakech which is the landscapes of the palm grove of Todra Valley. We will reach Merzouga, a small village sitting on the borders of the Sahara Desert, late in the afternoon, where the camels caravan will be waiting to take you to the heart of the desert just in time to enjoy a majestic sunset and admire the color-changing sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. 

You will spend the night in a camp in the middle of the desert and have a taste of Berber Life. You will be settled in a nomad tent and welcomed with a traditional Moroccan mint tea and Berber dinner. After dinner, your nomad hosts will invite you to enjoy a session of Berbers drumming, singing, and dancing around the campfire, under the shining stars of the night in the Sahara Desert of morocco desert tours. 

Day 3 : Merzouga (Desert) – Khamlia – Merzouga (Desert)

The 3rd day of this 5 days private desert tour from Marrakech will consist of a full 4×4 desert excursion to visit and explore the beauty of the surrounding area of Erg Chebbi.

If there is something that no one can miss is enjoying a sunrise in the desert, so this day we will get up early (you can climb onto one of the highest dunes of Erg Chebbi). You will then ride the camels to the hostel for a quick shower and breakfast. 

After that, you can start exploring the neighboring villages of Merzouga such as HassiLabied and the village of Khamlia (village of the Gnaoua), where you can hear the black musicians from Mali. You will also enjoy an offroad drive around the dunes of Erg Chebbi and see the nomads living in tents in the desert and have tea with a nomad family. Dinner and accommodation in a hostel.

Day 4 : Merzouga (Desert) – Rissani – Draa Valley – Agdz – Ouarzazate (Desert)

After breakfast we will bid farewell to the desert, heading for the palm grove of Tafilalet, passing through the city of Rissani, the birthplace of Morocco’s ruling royal family and the age-old capital of the Tafilalt region, famous for its traditional Souk and the dates market. 

Then we will drive towards Ouarzazate, crossing the Draa Valley (the longest river in Morocco), with its millions of palm trees, and the Berber village of Agdz until we reach our destination: Ouarzazate. The 4th day of 5 days private desert tour from Marrakech will be completed by a dinner and accommodation in a charming riad.

Day 5 : Ouarzazate – Ait Benhaddou – Marrakech

On the last day of our 5 days private desert tour from Marrakech, after breakfast, we will leave the riad in Ouarzazate and continue towards the village of Ait Benhaddou and visit the magnificent Kasbah (fortress) classified as a UNESCO world heritage site since 1987 and famous film production location (Gladiator, Game of Thrones).

 The guide will explain to you the history of this magic place and will take you to the top of the hill to admire the beautiful views of the whole village. We will then start our journey back to Marrakech via the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi n’ Tichka pass, stopping along the way to have lunch. We will arrive in Marrakech late in the afternoon.

By then we finally came end to the end of this 5 days private desert tour from Marrakech Adventure, thanks for your trust in our company and team. we hope to see you again!

NOTE: If this Tour does not match what you’re looking for, Contact us We provide customized desert trips in Morocco according to your duration of stay and your preferences. You can come with your family, relatives, friends or all of them. Just let us know your duration, and what you wish to do in the state and we’ll plan the itinerary according to your interests