5 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert

5 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert:

5 days desert tour from Marrakech/ Marrakech desert trip 5 days

This 5 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert itinerary is a great option to cross the High Atlas Mountains, visit the famous Kasbah and the films studio in Ouarzazate, walk along the gorges of Todra and experience camel trekking in the Sahara desert. Then, spend a night in the desert camp and enjoy watching the stars. Also, our Morocco tour Operator agency offers you many other desert trips from Marrakech and Morocco tours from Marrakech…


The 5 Days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert has the most detours, of which is the chance to visit many things, for example, the Nomad that inhabits the caves on the road of 1000 Kasbahs for the look at the native lives of these people. Moreover, As with all our Morocco desert tours transportation is by 4X4 car with  A/C. Also, this 5 Days desert tour is highly rewarding for those who like to spend an amazing time and visit a wide variety of areas. Moreover, it is the least demanding, suited for people who do not enjoy long drives or families, and photographers.


  • Cross the High Atlas Mountains.
  • Visit Hollywood of Morocco
  • Ride a camel in the desert & enjoying the sunset and sunrise.
  • Spend an unforgettable night in the desert camp.
  • Drive through the Valley of Roses.

Program itinerary :

DAY 1: Marrakech – Ouarzazate – Skoura – Dades Gorges:

5 days travel from Marrakech

On the first day of our 5 Days tour from Marrakech to the Merzouga desert, we drive to Ouarzazate through the dramatic High Atlas Mountains where we will find ladies of the Berber villages makes argan oil. Then, we enjoy the beauty of the landscapes and we stop in wonderful panoramic views to enjoy the view and take pictures of the small Berber villages. Thereafter, we continue to the famous Kasbah in Morocco, called Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, it is the largest Kasbah in Morocco and UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987. After lunch, we visit the city of Ouarzazate with its film studio. Then, we continue to the city of Roses through the palm grove of Skoura. Finally, we arrive at Dades Gorges in the late afternoon and we visit its famous Mountain which is called “Fingers Mountain”, overnight in a Hotel or Riad with dinner and breakfast.

DAY 2: Dades – Todra Valley – Erfoud – Merzouga desert :

Marrakech to desert trip

After breakfast, our 5 Days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert adventure continues to Todra Gorges, we take the road of 1000 kasbahs. Thereafter, before we reach the Gorges of Todra we will have stops for wonderful panoramic views to enjoy its beautiful palm grove. Then, in the Gorges of Todra, we enjoy hiking along the canyons of about 300 m high. After lunch, we head towards Erfoud which is known for its fossils and the best dates market in Morocco. Then, continue to Merzouga desert where we stay overnight in a Riad / Hotel with dinner and breakfast.

DAY 3: Full day to explore Merzouga – Camel trek

5 days tour from Marrakech to Desert

Today after breakfast, we start by visiting the beautiful lake of Merzouga desert and the village of Khamlia where we listen to the Gnaoua musicians. Later, we will take you to desert mountains where you discover how Berber nomads work to make living. Moreover, we visit them in their tents and will see how they live a happy life with simple capabilities. After that, we visit Hassilabia, Tissardmine Oasis and drive back to the hotel to prepare for an adventure camel trip across the Sahara dunes of Erg Chebbi. Thereafter, you enjoy a camel ride for 90 minutes, your camel guides you to take you to the best site where you enjoy the sunset of a lifetime. Finally, when you reach the camp the staff will welcome you with a cup of mint tea. Spend an unforgettable night in the camp.

DAY 4: Merzouga – Alnif – Tabount – Ouarzazate

5 days Marrakech to desert

In the early morning, the staff in the camp will wake you up to enjoy the red colour in the sky and the best sunrise maybe in your life. After breakfast, we ride the camels back to the hotel where you meet your driver. Then, drive to Rissani town to visit its local market and the Mausoleum of Moulay Ali Cherif. After that, on the road to Alnif, you will enjoy a majestic view of the little Atlas Mountains. Also, we drive to Ouarzazate via the Draa Valley and we stay in a Hotel / Riad in Ouarzazate.

DAY 5: Ouarzazate – Telouet – Marrakech:

ait ben haddo, Ouarzazate

Our 5-day Marrakech desert tour continues to Ait Benhaddou village. Thus, you visit the Unesco Kasbah and its World Heritage, it is one of Morocco’s most spectacular fortified villages. Thereafter, you take the direction of Telouet village and you explore the Kasbah el Glaoui. Then, you cross the High Atlas mountain back to Marrakech. Finally, when you reach Marrakech our driver will take you to your accommodation or airport, then the end of our service.

Included in this 5 Days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert:

  • Pick up from your hotel/riad.
  • Private Marrakech Tour in comfortable A/C vehicle.
  •  English speaking driver to answer your questions.
  • Camel ride to desert camp and 1 camel for each person.
  • Accommodation in riad/hotel
  • Spend a night in a desert camp

Not included in this 5 Days tour from Marrakech to Sahara desert:

  • Airline tickets.
  • All lunches and drinks.
  • Entry fees & Tickets, Tips.

How to Reserve this 5 Days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert?

Feel free to contact us. Once we confirm the availability, we will notify you about our Marrakech desert tour.


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