6 days trip from Marrakech
With this 6 days trip from Marrakech, you will explore the magic of Morocco. Firstly, you will pass the High Atlas Mountains ( Tizi N’tichka), which is the highest pass in Morocco. Thereafter, you visit the famous Kasbah in Morocco ( Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah), where many movies filmed. Then, spending the first night in Hollywood of Africa (Ouarzazate). After that, you will drive to the Merzouga desert, where you will have fun and many exploring. Also, the gorges of Todra and Dades, which are important destinations for many tourists. In addition, for sure will enjoy the beautiful landscapes on the road and will have many stops to explore many things… 6 days from Marrakech to Merzouga desert / Marrakech to Merzouga desert / Marrakech desert tours / 6-day desert tour from Marrakech…
- 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 of our 6 days trip from Marrakech
Day 1 : Marrakech – Taluat – Ait Ben Haddou:
After collection at your hotel or riad departure for Ouarzazate. On the way, we cross the Atlas Mountains to the incredible Tizi n’Tichka, 2,260 meters high stopping to contemplate a splendid view. Then, we arrive at the village of Ait Ben Haddou, where we will visit the Kasbah (UNESCO World Heritage Site). In this spectacular scenery, have been filmed very famous movies from The Gladiator or The Jewel of the Nile, a city known as the gateway to the desert. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 2: Ouarzazate – Draa Valley – Nkoub – Alnif – Rissani-Merzouga:
After breakfast, we will head towards the Draa Valley, where one of the longest rivers in Morocco flows. We will make several stops to admire the beautiful kasbahs and Berber villages that we find on the way and the wonders of the Draa. After lunch in Alnif within two hours reach the impressive dunes of Merzouga, where we will enjoy tea and the hospitality of rest in a small trip. Thereafter, you will leave the luggage in the hotel and everything that is not necessary for the desert and we will make an excursion with camels for about an hour and a half that takes us to the foot of the Great Dune, and we will see a beautiful sunset in the desert. Dinner and overnight at the desert camp in a tent under a spectacular canopy of stars. Tented camp.
Day 3: Merzouga – Khamlia – nomads – Dakar Rally Road – Merzouga:
It’s nice to get up before dawn to see the sunrise over the majestic dunes. After that, return to the hotel with a camel for a refreshing shower and breakfast. Start our tour in Erg Chebbi with the 4×4, the expanse of desert sand, where we find the highest dune in Morocco. Then, we following a track of the old Paris-Dakar, with the mountains that mark the border with Algeria. Thereafter, stop at the oasis of Tissardmin in the nomad camps where we will learn about their traditions and discover the secrets of their life in the desert. Also, we will stop to see the panoramic view from a point where you can see the entire Erg Chebbi.
Moreover, we visit Khamlia, a village whose inhabitants are from Mali, where you can relax with a cup of tea while listening to a concert of Gnawa music. Then, return to the hotel and free time to climb the dunes and enjoy a romantic sunset. After dinner, a show with Berber drums awaits us. Dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Merzouga – Erfoud – Tingdad – Toudra Gorge:
We head towards Erfoud Rissani where we visit the fossilized marble factory before proceeding to the palm groves and Touroug Tinejdad. Thereafter, we will reach one of the highlights of the South” the Todra Gorges”, where the river bed has formed a gorge with vertical walls of enormous proportions and great beauty. Also, it is a unique place and a paradise for climbers. Lunch in place and time to walk and contemplate calmly the Gorges. In the afternoon, we will continue with the Dades Valley through Boumalne. Visit the Dades Gorge. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 5: Todra Gorge – Dades Gorge – Valley of Roses – Skoura – Ouarzazate:
After breakfast, a short visit to the Todra canyons on foot. Then, we will be surrounded by the mountains of the Great and Middle Atlas. Thereafter, we continue our journey to the Valley of Roses, passing through the Valley of Dades and the valley of Skoura to visit the Kasbah Amridil, continuation to Ouarzazate, dinner and overnight.
Day 6: Ouarzazate – High Atlas – Marrakech:
After breakfast, departure for Marrakech through the pass of Tich’n Tichka, a journey of about 3.4 hours by car. After that, we stop for a brief stop in Tadaret small town 95 km before arriving in Marrakech, accompanied to your hotel/riad and end of our services.
Included in our 6 days trip from Marrakech:
- 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 the desert camp
Not included in 6 days trip from Marrakech
- Airline tickets.
- All lunches and drinks.
- Entry fees & Tickets, Tips.
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