Price per person: 179,00 Euros
No hidden fees or whatsoever. You pay 179,00 Euros only!
Your Budget 4 days Marrakech desert tour starts at 07h00 AM joining a group in an A/C minibus by a scenic drive past the fertile Haouz planes towards the High Atlas Mountains. From here, you will cross one Berber village after another until your reach Tizi N’Tichka pass rizing to 2260 meters high. A utility stop will be made in one of the local cafés before you continue to the Village of Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou. The Kasbah is a UNESCO world heritage site, famous for being used as a film set for numerous biblical epics, as well as photo shoots of fashion magazines. After a visit of the Kasbah at leisure, we continue to Ouarzazate, where we will stop for lunch at leisure. Early afternoon, we continue to the oasis of Agdez, where we will enjoy the views of Kasbah Tamnougalt where you might recognize some scenes of Brad Pitt’s movie “Babel”. After we leave the oasis, and cross the pass of Ait Saouen, we will follow the majestic Draa River with its fertile oases dotted with fortified Kasbahs and date palm trees.
Upon arrival at Zagora, we will continue to our desert camp located just outside the city. Meet your camel caravan for an hour ride while enjoying the sunset. Dinner and overnight at a Bedouin Sahara desert camp.
If you wish, your Zagora Sahara desert camp hosts will wake you up to watch the sunrise over the sand dunes. After breakfast, we will cross the volcanic peaks of the Anti Atlas Mountains driving south east across lunatic landscapes past oases located in the middle of nowhere. a lunch stop will be made at the oasis of Alnif ( At leisure ). Early in the afternoon, we continue to Merzouga. Upon arrival, We will find our camels waiting for us for a real adventure over Erg Chebbi where we will assist to one of the most amzing scene of color changing sand dunes with the sunset as a backdrop!
We will reach our Erg Chebbi Sahara desert camp just before darkness. A Moroccan dinner will be served under the stars while entertained by our desert camp hosts playing their TAM TAM drums all night. Overnight at your private desert camp tent.
Optional early wake up for the sunrise watch. After breakfast at your desert camp, we will drive to Rissani, one of the holliest towns in Morocco as it’s the birth place of the Alaouites dynasty reigning in Morocco for centuries now. From here we drive along the 1001 Kasbahs past rivers, oases and fortified Kasbahs to Tinghir, where we will enjoy a walk along the river and enjoy the amazing scene of the canyons. Lunch will be served at leisure in one of the local cafés.
In the afternoon,we drive along Dades Valley. Upon arrival at Boumalne Dades Town, we deviate into a secondary road past some magnificent Kasbahs and Berber Villages, with the sunset as a backdrop. We reach Dades Canyons just for a quick tea break before we continue to our hotel.
Dinner and overnight.
After breakfast, our journey today will start with a panoramic drive along the Valley of the Roses past Dades River to the oasis of Skoura, one of the largest oases in Morocco.
We arrive at Ouarzazate at lunch time. Your driver can suggest one of the local cafés for a light lunch before we continue to Marrakech in the afternoon crossing the High Atlas Mountains.
Your Budget 4 days desert tour will end in Marrakech at about 17h00 in the afternoon.
Pick up from your riad / hotel on the tour day
A/C deluxe minibus driven by an English speaking driver / Guide ( maximum of 17 passengers )
Overnight at Zagora dunes camp ( private tent with proper bedding ) including a camel trek, dinner and breakfast
Overnight at Erg chebbi camp ( private tent with proper bedding ) including a camel trek, dinner and breakfast
Overnight at hotel Le Vieux château in Dades Gorges including dinner and breakfast
Not included :
Lunches on the way
What to pack for the tour :
Jeans for the camel trekking ( shorts & skirts not recommended, as the camel saddles are itchy, and can cause skin irritation )
Camera & phone chargers.
Warm clothes in winter season