Get ready to be a part of one of the best things to do when you are in Marrakech as you leave for a three days Sahara Merzouga Erg Chebbi expedition.
The Sahara Desert is world-famous, and spending a night in this place will be a dream come true and a very memorable experience. The Marrakech desert tours for 3 days will help you explore Morocco and many more Areas nearby. Visits to the UNESCO world heritage site, Ait Ben Haddou, the Valley of the Roses, and Tinghir will be something you will treasure forever. Stop by at Berber villages around Todra Gorge, followed by a camel trek through the highest dunes in Morocco of Erg Chebbi, and sleep under the blanket of stars in the desert at the Berber campsite.
Start the first day of your Best Trips from Marrakech to the Merzouga desert early in the morning. Depart Marrakech at 7:30 AM to the UNESCO Ait Ben Haddou through the Tizi Ntichka pass and the High Atlas Mountains.
Stop by many places on your journey to reach the UNESCO World Heritage Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, This was also used as a shooting set for various Hollywood movies. Before lunch, continue your journey to Ouarzazate and Kasbah Taouririte. In the afternoon, take a drive to Tinghir via the valley of roses, and reach your hotel in Tinghir. Dinner and overnight stay
Post breakfast, get started on your 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga by driving along the road of 1001 Kasbah to the Oasis of Tinghir, taking a minor road, and driving along the beautiful river to Todra canyons.
You get some time for yourself to enjoy the vast cliffs and have lunch at a local café. Continue to Rissani this afternoon which is famous as the starting point for the caravans that cross the Sahara Dessert to Tombouctou. Drive through the rocky desert to reach Merzouga after a short halt.
Once you reach the edge of the Erg Chebbi dunes, your camel caravan will be waiting for your ride through the fantastic color-changing dunes.
Watch the sunset through the horizon. Then, just before getting dark, you will reach your Sahara Desert camp situated in the middle of nowhere.
Enjoy the delicious Moroccan dinner under the stars as you sit next to the campfire. The local hosts will play drums and other Berber music to entertain you for the night.
After you enjoy your last breakfast, take a camel ride back to the main road, where you will meet your driver to drive you back to Ouarzazate. You will get some time to enjoy your lunch and then continue your journey to Marrakech through the High Atlas Mountains. This 3-day Tour ends once you reach back to Marrakech approximately by 7:00 PM.
Merzouga is famous for its dunes, the highest in Morocco
Merzouga is famous for its dunes, the highest in Morocco. The village is indeed the largest Erg in Morocco. Erg Chebbi and Merzouga has become the main attraction for tourist. The first importance for this region of Morocco is allowing the development of the hotel industry locally as in the neighboring localities of Errachidia and Erfoud.
The pick-up is from your hotel or riad. We will notify you of the time in the confirmation email.
Pick-up time: 07:00
Feel free to book your 3 days Merzouga desert tour from the form on this page.
We were left completely speechless on this tour, everything was planned out perfectly we didn’t have to stress about anything. The food provided was delicious we were left very full... read more after every meal. The accommodations were absolutely beautiful. Our driver Badre was one of the most humble souls we have met. He was very knowledgeable on every place we went to and we felt very safe with him. He was very kind and thoughtful, he took us for coffees, organised a nice romantic dinner for my partner and I, let us have a rest in his hotel room to shower/nap before we went to the desert , he even gave me his hat when I forgot mine. The tour could not have been any more perfect. We loved visiting Morocco
We had a wonderful day!
Using a private tour - really just your group - makes sense, especially if you’re a family with young kids. We had total freedom... read more to take a break, change our itinerary, take our lunch at leisure.
Badre, our guide, was knowledgeable, patient and kind. He arranged for the guide to take us on the hike and even lent us cash, when we fell short (for lunch, at the village)
A big thank you Imad for the wonderful day that my wife and our 2 children could spend with you.
Everything was super well organized and the program of the... read more day varied.
Beautiful landscapes, visit the women's cooperative manufacturer of argan oil, very nice walk through the Berber villages before a very good meal (tajine chicken and vegetables + fruit as dessert)
Thank you for your experience, your sharing on Berber culture and your smile!
Strongly recommended experience. Very good value for money With Sunny Excursion Marrakech.
I highly recommend Ali for his professionalism and his kind hospitality. He took great care of us during our recent trip to Marrakech - always with a smile and ready... read more to help. You will surely not be disappointed with his tours!
Ali is the best of the best when it comes to hospitality in Morocco. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left - he was a constant person... read more we were able to contact for assistance, advice, guidance, and friendship! Ali knows the industry and truly goes above and beyond to make sure your time in Morocco is as seamless as possible. Even after we had parted ways, he was always welcoming to answer our questions, offer advice, and even helped me figure out how to ship a rug home! Trust me, having someone like Ali in your camp can make or break your trip to Morocco. Would highly, highly recommend. Thank you Ali for truly the best service, we hope to be back sooner than later!
Ali looked after us so well from the moment we arrived very hot and sweaty, to the day we left he went out of his way to ensure that we... read more had everything we needed. He gave us the low-down on where to go and where not to go in Marrakesh and provided information about the local customs. We loved our chats with him about Moroccan life. His warm and welcoming personality make him the perfect host and we thoroughly recommend him. We'll definitely make sure that we catch up with him when we're in Morocco again.
Ali is so helpful and so kind! He went out of his way to make sure me and my friend had the perfect time in Marrakech. Definitely someone you can... read more trust! I am definitely coming again and booking excursions here!
I traveled to Marrakech last year (May 2018) with 3 friends and we met Ali there. His practical tips have been really helpful!
This year (March 2019) my parents... read more and another couple went to Marrakech and Ali organized for them a camel ride and a trip to the mountains. They loved the trips!!! The driver was really nice to them and always on time.
They also book a private transfer from airport to riad. The driver was at airport with a panel saying their names when they arrived.
Really good service