Marrakech To Erg Chegaga Desert Tour 3 Days
- Driving through the diverse landscapes of Morocco
- Visiting Ait Ben Haddou
- Camel Trekking
- Spending the night in the desert with the nomads
- Exploring the desert
Itinerary overview :
After leaving Marrakech the travelers on this MARRAKECH TO ERG CHEGAGA DESERT TOUR 3 DAYS will visit Ait Ben Haddou, Ouarzazate, and the Kasbahs in between these two spots and the desert of Erg Chegaga. Then, you will spend the night in the desert before we head back to Marrakech.
DAY 1: Marrakech – Atlas Mountains – Aït Ben Haddon Kasbah – Zagora.
After breakfast early in the morning, we’ll start our tour from MARRAKECH TO ERG CHIGAGA. We’ll pass through the amazing landscapes of Tizi n’Tichka and many Berber villages where people live a very simple lifestyle. We will make a stop at the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ait Ben Haddou, which is also a famous filming location where many of the most famous Hollywood films have shot their scenes. After lunch we will be on the way to Ouarzazate. Then we will pass by the Daraa Valley, which has the largest palm plantation in Morocco, after which we will go to Agdz and visit the kasbahs and take some unforgettable photographs. Then, after a visit to Zagora, the city of palm trees, we will go to the Draa valley through the road of a thousand kasbahs. In Zagora, we will spend the night in a nice hotel in the city.
DAY 2: Zagora – M’Hamid – Erg Chegaga Desert
On this day of our MARRAKECH TO ERG CHEGAGA tour, we will start our desert tour in the morning in a 4×4 car towards the Erg Chegaga dunes, after a short break to enjoy the panoramic view of the Draa palm trees, we will have a stop at Tamegroute to visit the famous Koranic library(closed on national and religious holidays) and an underground kasbah, we will continue to M’Hamid, a small village – the last town and the main Draa oasis before the great desert of Erg Chegaga Sahara. After lunch, we will drive off-road to the oasis of Mlaalg and then to the desert camp of the dunes of the Erg Chegaga. After arrival and a short rest with mint tea, we will ride our camels to the top of the dunes for a sunset view which is one of the most amazing views in the desert. We will spend the night under the starry sky in a nomad tent or a private tent, as you choose.
DAY 3 : Erg Chegaga – Taznakht – Tizi n’tichka – Marrakech.
We will get up early in the morning to watch the sun rise over the sand dunes. We leave camp on our camels after breakfast. We will then drive back to Marrakech by car. We will visit Taznakht and have lunch there, and we will also stop in the High Atlas Mountains to take pictures. In Marrakech we will end our tour from MARRAKECH TO ERG CHEGAGA.
- Pick up and drop off to your accommodation
- 3 days of exclusive services of a vehicle with AC
- 3 days services of an English speaking driver/guide
- 1-night en-suite accommodation in Draa valley
- 1-night nomad tent under stars
- Camel ride to a nomadic camp
- Sand-boarding in the dunes
- 2 dinners and breakfasts
- Entrance/Activity Fees