3 days tour Errachidia to Marrakech
3-day desert tour from Errachidia to Marrakech / Errachidia to Marrakech desert trip / 3 days tour from Errachidia to Merzouga desert and Marrakech
Errachidia 3 days itinerary tour is the greatest opportunity to see the gorgeous south of Morocco and Ziz Valley, one of the country’s most stunning rivers, go on a camel trek, and spend a night in a desert camp with views of the sunset and sunrise over Erg Chebbi’s dunes. Also, this Errachidia to Marrakech desert tour will allow you to spend sufficient time in the Sahara desert… On our 3 days tour from Errachidia to Marrakech, we’ll visit Rissani’s traditional weekly market, the beautiful Todra Valley and gorge, Dades Valley and Taourirt Kasbah, Ouarzazate’s film studios, and the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ksar Ait Benhaddou, as well as the high Atlas mountains, where we’ll make several stops to admire panoramic views and authentic Berber villages… until we reach Marrakech.
3-day tour from Errachidia to the desert and Marrakech
- Duration : 3 days / 2 nights
- Departure time: 09:00 am
- Starting point: Your hotel in Errachidia / Airport
- Ending point: Your hotel in Marrakech / Airport
- Price: Depends on the number of people.
Highlights of our 3 days desert tour from Errachidia to Marrakech:
- Stunning Ziz valley
- Authentic Berber communities
- Camel trekking adventure
- Sunset and sunrise over Erg Chebbi dunes
- Todra Valley & gorge
- Dades Valley
- Unesco historical site of Ait ben Haddou
- Stunning high Atlas mountains
Day 1: Errachidia – Erfoud – Desert of Merzouga:
Today, our driver will pick you up from your accommodation in Errachidia at 9:00 a.m. Firstly, will start your 3-day tour from Errachidia to Marrakech, with a stop for a panoramic view of the Ziz Valley, Morocco, the second-longest and one of the most beautiful valleys. Thereafter, the road continues to the Erg Chebbi dunes, passing through Aoufous and Erfoud, a town known for its fossils and which hosts an annual festival if you want to visit a local fossil craft workshop. After that, you will travel to the fascinating Erg Chebbi Dunes, commonly known as Merzouga Dunes. Then, arrive at the hotel and prepare for an hour-and-a-half camel trek to watch the sunset. Also, if sandboarding is something you’re interested in, you can get it, take pictures, and soak in the scenery…
Then, after the sun sets, your camel ride will take you to the desert camp, where you will be greeted with a glass of mint tea, a delicious dinner, listen to Berber drumming music, gaze up at a sky full of beautiful stars, and spend the night.
Day 2: Merzouga desert – Todra gorges – Dades gorges:
Today, since you’re already in the desert, it’s worth getting up early to watch the sunrise near the camp. Besides, after these lovely moments, you can ride the camels or transfer by 4WD back to the original starting location, where you’ll meet your driver and continue your 3-day journey from Errachidia. Thereafter, you’ll visit the weekly market of Rissani if it’s one of the market days (Sunday, Tuesday, or Thursday), and we’ll pass through small hamlets. We’ll have free time to walk among its high canyons…we’ll take a break for lunch, then travel to Boumalne Dades and arrive in Dades Valley in the afternoon, have dinner, and overnight stay at hotel/riad.
Day 3: Dades – High Atlas Mountains – Marrakech
Today is the penultimate day of our 3-day Errachidia to Marrakech tour. Firstly, we will continue our journey to Marrakech via Kalaat M’gouna, Rose Valley, and Skoura Palm Grove. We visit the Kasbah Taourirte and the film studios in Ouarzazate (optional), then drive to Ait Benhaddou to see the famous and oldest kasbah there (declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986). Also, Gladiator, Obelix, the Mummy, the Jewel of the Nile, Sahara with Penélope Cruz, and other famous films have been shot in this stunning location. Then we continue our journey across Morocco’s High Atlas Mountains, passing over Tizi N’tichka, the country’s highest road pass at 2260 meters above sea level, which offers breathtaking vistas of valleys. There are many Berber communities nearby, as well as mountains. Thereafter, arrive at Marrakech in the afternoon/evening, transport to your hotel, and start your 3-day Errachidia tour. The journey ends in Marrakech.
- Pick up from your hotel in Errachidia
- Drop off from your hotel in Marrakech
- Private tour in a comfortable 4WD, minivan A/C
- Experienced English-speaking driver
- 1 night in a private hotel room (dinner and breakfast included)
- 1 night in a private tent at a desert camp (Dinner & breakfast included)
- Takes pictures and takes breaks at panoramic views…
- Free time to stop at all the interesting spots along the journey
- Stops for panoramic views, photography…
What’s not included?
- Monument entrances
- Vegetarian choices are available upon request
- Confirmation will be sent at the time of booking
- There are no retail malls or tourist traps * There are no hidden fees.
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