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The real desert of Merzouga and famous Gorges in 03 days private tour

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Adventure / Active, Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Local Experience


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10



French (fluent), English (fluent), Arabic (fluent)

Across the atlas Mountain and famous Gorges of Todra and Dades to the dune of Merzouga

This trip is highly recommended if you don't have much time and would like to experience one of the travel highlights in Morocco, camel trekking and big dunes. This 03 days tour takes you to Merzouga, Dadès Valley and Erg Chebbi from Marrakech Traverse the High Atlas Mountains via the magnificent Tizi-n-Tichka pass. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Aït Benhaddou kasbah , spend the night in Dades valley, discover the lush palm groves of Todra , admire the ochre high cliffs of Todra Gorge. Take a camel trek from Merzouga to Erg Chebbi and enjoy dinner under the stars at a Berber desert camp.

NB: I can create a customized tour for you in case you have any special requests or if you are more people and need a larger vehicle or want start the tour in any place in Morocco.


Day 01: Marrakesh - Dades gorges: Departure to the High Atlas Mountains trough Tizi N Tichka pass 2260m take the road to Telouet . Continue to lunch at the famous Kasbah in Morocco and a UNESCO World Heritage site Ait Benhadou. continues to Ouarzazate and to Skoura Oasis, the route goes through Kela'a M'gouna, which is famous by its cosmetic articles locally-made from the valley's abundant roses. Then, finish in Dades valley for night.

Day 02: Dades gorges -Todra Gorges - Merzouga : After breakfast, small walk in Dades gorges then continuing to Todra Gorges . Drive via Tinjdad and Rissani which is where the king's family comes from, to arrive at the hotel at the foot of the Dunes, you will have a welcoming cup of tea, camel trekking to the middle of the dunes, to enjoy the sunset from the top of the dunes and spend the night in a camp.
Day 03: Merzouga - Marrakech: You wake up early enough to enjoy the sunrise and back to the hotel for breakfast and shower. Return to Marrakech via draa valley.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: your accommodation or anywhere in Marrakech and its surrounding.

End location: your accommodation or anywhere in Marrakech and its surrounding

Duration: 3 days

Any one of my offer tours can be adapted to suit your individual needs and number of days you want.


The vehicle will either be a comfortable 4x4 or van with driver.

What’s Included

A vehicle either comfortable 4x4 or van with driver and my services as a guide.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1500 dirhams - For lunches and personal drinks and purchases and pay your accommodations.

What’s Extra

your accommodations with camel trekking.

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