4 day Sahara Desert tour from Marrakech

The 4 day Sahara Desert tour from Marrakech allows you to explore the authentic Morocco with comfortable accommodation

Multi Activity
4 days
$315 to 450
4 day Sahara Desert tour from Marrakech

Why the Sahara desert trip from Marrakech is recommended for 4-day 3-night?

The simple reason is the distance between Marrakech and Merzouga desert, on this 4 day Sahara Desert tour from Marrakech you will have enough time for each destination on your route to the desert. First, you cross the Atlas Mountains to the gateway of the desert, where you will explore Berber villages, mountainous nature, and nomad life. Secondly, you will visit the old ksar and Kasbah in the deep valleys before the huge deserted area.

Thirdly, your desert experience which is the highlight of your tour will allow you riding a camel or a 4WD into the dunes to you comfortable Sahara desert Camp, and finally, you leave the Sahara desert with good memories on the road back to Marrakech in two more days to make the road enjoyable by crossing the pre-Saharan mountains and the unavoidable Draa valley.

Price Includes

  • Private air-conditioning transportation 4WD or Minibus
  • 2 nights accommodation in comfortable Kasbah Hotel
  • 1 night In Comfortable desert Camp, Private tent with bathroom
  • 3 dinners, 3 breakfasts
  • Guided visit of Ait Ben Haddou Ksar, Taouirirt Kasbah, El khorbat village
  • Bottled water during the tour
  • Free time to explore all the sites mentioned on the itinerary

Price Excludes

  1. Lunches
  2. Travel insurance
  3. Any personal expenses

What to expect

Itinerary for the 4 day Sahara Desert tour from Marrakech.

Day 1: Travel From Marrakech To Skoura Oasis

Your tour starts in Marrakech at 8h00 am. We pick you up from your accommodation and we depart towards Skoura Oasis, the road drives us via the Atlas Mountain to reach the Ksar Ait Ben Haddou, you will enjoy the beautiful scenery along the route, many stops on the way for panoramic views before arriving at Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, you will visit the old Ksar of Ait Ben Haddou which is a fortified village, and place of many movies.

The trip will continue to Ouarzazate to visit the Taourirt Kasbah and the Cinema Studios (optional). We choose a nice restaurant for the lunch and we continue our route to the Skoura Oasis for the night at one of the top kasbah-hotel in the oasis.

Day 2: Travel from Skoura Oasis To Merzouga Desert

Your journey starts with a typical breakfast, then you take the road via the Rose valley and Dades Valley towards Tinghir, where we visit the famous Todra canyon and oasis, you will have an optional walk of 1h30 minutes in the Oasis of palm trees and old village of clay to reach the fascinating canyons for some pictures. We continue the road via a deserted landscape to reach Torogue for lunch and visit Ksar Lkhorbat, and then we drive to Erfoud crossing many desert villages, before arriving at Merzouga desert.

At your hotel in Merzouga, you will be welcomed by a glass of tea before getting ready for the camel trek crossing the erg Chebbi dunes, you will take just a small bag with you, the rest of your luggage will be transported to your desert camp via 4WD car, at the arrival to your camp, you will have your private ensuite tent to relax before climbing to the top of the dune next your camp for enjoying the sunset, on the evening you will enjoy a Sahara desert show, playing music and dancing around the campfire, later you will be perplexed by the most beautiful starry sky in your life.

Day 3: Travel from Merzouga dunes to Draa Valley

Expect an early get-up, to enjoy the sunrise, you will have your breakfast in the camp and you ride the camels to return to Merzouga, where you starts your trip to Draa Valley, your first stop will be in Errisani for a little visit of the Mouly Ali Cherif tombe, and the traditional souk.

After the visit your route continues via the Saghru Massif, and many small towns including Alnef known by its trilobites fossils, Tazarine place for the Moroccan Henna, and Nkoub the capital of Ait Atta tribe, lunch in nice Kasbah, on the afternoon you continue to reach the spectacular Draa valley with its huge palm grove. The night will be near the AGDZ village, a meeting point of the old caravans crossing the desert from Timbuktu to Marrakech.

Day 4: Travel from Draa Valley to Marrakech

Your last day in this Sahara Desert journey will take you through the lesser Atlas Mountains and the Ait Saoun Gorge, a volcanic mountain landscape. The journey will take you via the Ounila valley to reach the sleepy little village of Telouet to visit the Kasbah Glaoui, which was the seat of power of the El Glaoui family, have lunch in the area, and via the Atlas mountain we finish the trip in Marrakech around 6:00 p.m., we drop you off at your accommodation or any other place you request.


4 day Sahara Desert tour from Marrakech: From $315 to $450 for 4 days

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