8 days tour from marrakech to the sahara desert
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8 days from marrakech to merzouga overview:
8 Days Tour from Marrakech is among the greatest desert trips we offer. It’s the best option for travelers who have plenty of time in Morocco and they would like to break the long distances between Marrakech and Merzouga and spend more time in each site that they are going to visit.
The abundant time on these 8 days from Marrakech to Merzouga permit you to have an amazing tour through the high Atlas Mountains across authentic Berber villages, canyons, palm groves, green valleys, old centuries kasbahs, and without a doubt the Sahara desert of Erg Chebbi where you’ll experience camel trek. The perfect 8-day itinerary Marrakech will give the chance also to visit the Berber nomad families have a glass of mint tea and learn about their way of living under their tent for those who want to discover the real Morocco
your tour itinerary:
day 1: marrakech - high atlas mountains -ouarzazate :
The first day of 8 days tour from Marrakech to the Desert will start by picking you up from the Airport Crossing the highest mountain in North Africa the Tizi N’Ticka pass, offering you some amazing views from the high Atlas mountains contain landscapes and, Berber villages dotted along with the rocky nature. Till we reach the magnificent kasbah of Telouet, which was a seat in its heydays, for one of the most powerful men in Morocco, between the 16th and 17th century the Pacha El Glaoui. Here you will have a guided tour and get to enjoy lunch at a restaurant in the area.
In the afternoon, we will continue our journey to a city known as the “Gate to the desert”, the charming Ouarzazate Via the breath-taking Ounila valley, glimpsing Berber villages along the road. To reach Ouarzazate in the evening, where you will enjoy dinner and overnight at a hotel.
dAy 2: Ouarzazate - Draa Valley - Zagora :
On the second day of our magical 8 days tour from Marrakech to Sahara desert, you will discover one of the biggest movie studios around the world “Atlas studios”, where you will enjoy strolling around centuries while switching between sets, also you are going to visit locations where some of the universal tv shows and, movies such as “Game of Thrones”. Afterward, we are going to move towards the charming town of Zagora, via Draa Valley crossing the infinite palm groves and the tiny Berber villages all along the road.
You will enjoy Lunch upon arrival, a traditional dishes will be served at a restaurant. Right after, we will take you to visit the unique town of Tamagroute, where you will get to explore the oldest quranic library in Morocco, also the Kasbah underground and, you will get to know more about the local manufacture of Pottery. Eventually, get back to Zagora where you will spend the night at a hotel with dinner included
day 3: Zagora – Tazarne – Alnif – Rissani – Merzouga :
The next day of our magical 8 days tour from Marrakech to the Sahara desert will start derictly After breakfast, we will resume our trip towards a unique destination today, the spectacular Merzouga passing by some impressive southern Berber villages, such as Taftechna and, Ait Ouaazique that will lead us to the great Tazarine and Alnif where you will enjoy discovering an underground prison that became a museum and, enjoys Lunch before continuing our journey. Right after, we will continue to Merzouga via the small oasis town of Rissani Eventually when arrived, you will be welcomed by camels, which will take you on a memorable adventure through the golden sandy dunes of Erg Chebbi.
Under the spectacular sunset, that you will enjoy watching from the highest dune in North Africa. Eventually, we will access our traditional well-equipped camp, here you will enjoy watching a Berber music show, before savoring a tasty local dinner around the campfire overnight in our luxury tent, under starry sky with chooting stars and the milky way.
day 4: merzouga 4x4 :
On the fourth day of our 8 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert, We recommend you to wake up early in the morning, So you will miss the charming sunrises that you have never seen, in the middle of the charming Sahara of Erg Chebbi.
Before you get doing to have breakfast you will have free time to enjoy the views and play sandboarding on the dunes next to the camp. later on, your diver will pick again into a special adventure to discover the Sahara surrounding, This day is so special because we are going to discover the desert surrounds, firstly we will see the Sahara museum, owned by Qatar man. Moreover, it is famed for old cars. secondly, we will visit a Berber village which is called “Khamlia” it is a small village at the edge of the desert where most of its people immigrated from the south and middle of Africa like “chad” and” Nigeria” you are going to taste their mint tea and enjoy their traditional music which called “Gnaoua”.
After you get to know the story we are going to a beautiful place near the Algeria borders, where we will travel to the 19 century to see two villages of French people while the French occupation.
thirdly your driver will pick you again to discover the nomad’s life. you will see so many tents which considered their home town, furthermore, you will see how the transportation and their simple way to make fresh food also their handcrafts stuff. to sum it up you will across the dunes of the Merzouga desert back to your hotel where you will relax and spend your night.
day 5: merzouga - erfoud - tinghir :
In the next morning we will get into our 4×4 and hit the road to the city of Erfoud, well known around Morocco as the Palm’s city, Here you will have the chance to cross the breath-taking palm plantation o Touroug and, Tinjdad. Lunch is programmed at the location in front of this beauty before resuming our trip. Late in the afternoon, we will arrive at the Todgha gorges, where you will enjoy a tasty dinner in the hotel where you are going to enjoy the night.
Day 6: Tinghir – Boumalne Dades – Gorges de Dades – Roses Valley – Ouarzazate:
Today’s morning is dedicated to exploring the beautiful area of Todgha, which is considered as one of the most spectacular canyons around the world with its red limestone cliffs that attract climbers from all over the world. Next, we will move towards the impressive area of Dades gorges where you will enjoy your lunch in a restaurant in front of the charming landscapes of the area.
After a quiet stay, the road will carry you out to the city Of Kalaat M’gouna, well known as the roses city, you will have a worth stop at the roses Valley, to admire a carpet of pink and red roses; Thereupon, Via the Skoura we will reach the famous Kasbah of Amredhil, that was printed on the back of the Moroccan 50 Dh bill, here you will have a guided tour around the master-piece. Subsequently, we will arrive at Ouarzazate where you will enjoy dinner and, overnight at a hotel.
day 7: ouarazate - marrakech :
On the seven day of our magical 8 days tour from Marrakech to the Sahara desert, In the morning after breakfast, we will depart to the red city of Marrakech, drawing our way back through the beautiful landscapes of the south and, crossing the high Atlas mountains.
we will have so many stops again on our way, Once we arrived at Marrakech, we will pick you at your accommodation,Afer having beautiful moments with us.you will have this last night to recharge your energy to be ready for your flight the next day.
day 8: marrakech - airport :
On the last day of our 8 days tour from Marrakech to the desert, your driver will pick you from your accommodation for a small visit to the red city Marrakech, next to that you will hit the road to the airport.