Sahara express




Sahara Express Zagora

2-days Tour from Marrakech to Zagora Desert

Day 1: Marrakech - Ait Ben Haddou - Ouarzazate - Zagora

We will pick you up at your hotel at 7 am and head for Ouarzazate. We will visit the Kasbahs of Ait Ben Haddou and the Draa Valley. Lunch and free time. Once we get to Zagora, dromedaries will be waiting to take us to the heart of the Sahara desert. Then, a wonderful dinner beneath the stars and we will spend the night in some typical Berber tents.

Day 2: Zagora – Draa Valley - Taourirt Kasbah- Ouarzazate – Marrakech

The early morning is a perfect opportunity to contemplate a beautiful sunrise over a sea of dunes. We will have breakfast in the desert, and after that we will cross the Draa Valley and go to Agdz and Ouarzazate. We will visit Taourirt Kasbah. Lunch and free time. Then, we will return to Marrakech, where our trip ends.

Sahara Express Merzouga

3-days Tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert

Day 1: Marrakech-Ouarzazate - Skoura - Kelaa Mgouna – The Rose Valley – Dades Gorge – Todra Gorge

We will leave Marrakech, and head for the south of Morocco, after crossing the High Atlas, we will stop in a movie village: Ksar Ait Benhaddou, World Heritage site, and visit the kasbah of Amrédhyle. Then, a stop in the Rose Valley and in the Dades Valley. After that, our trip continues to Tinghir and the Todra Gorge. There we will have diner and stay in a hotel.

Day 2: Todra Gorge - Tinjdad - Touroug - Erfoud - Merzouga

After breakfast, we will go for a walk among the palm trees of Tinghir, and after that, we will go on with our itinerary to Erfoud, and pass by Tinjdad and Touroug. In Erfoud we can visit the sites of marble and fossil extraction and production. Then, we will go on to the astonishing dunes of Erg Chebbi. We will change from a four-wheel-drive vehicle to “8X8” – dromedaries! They will take you to admire a fantastic sunset in the dunes. We will have diner and sleep in the bivouac, equipped with tents and bathroom.

Day 3: Merzouga - Rissani - Alnif - Tazarine – Draa Valley - Agdz - Ouarzazate –Marrakech

We will wake up very early to admire the fabulous sunrise among the dunes. The dromedaries will take you back to the hotel, where breakfast will be served. Then, going through a long line of palm trees in Tafilet and passing by the city of Rissani (capital of the former sultans Alaouite), we will get to Alnif, the oasis of Tazarine and Nkob. After that, we will go on to Ouarzazate, through the Draa Valley, the Berber villages of Agdz and Ait Saoun (1,660 metres high). We will be back in Marrakech in the evening.

P.S.: this Tour is also possible from/to Fez