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Excursion to Merzouga desert

Merzouga, Maroc (0)
from/per person 75.00 
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Destinations Desert of Merzouga
Availability daily at 8 am
Duration 3 days
Pick up time 7:30 am
Return time 18.00 h
Category Group excursion
Clothing comfortable clothing, comfortable shoes,
hat, jacket and sunscreen.
Payment Payment upon departure


Departure from Marrakech in the morning, the driver will pick you up at your hotel. You take the road to the dunes of Merzouga, through the High Atlas via the Tichka Pass located at 2260 altitude. The first stop will be Kasbah Ait ben Hadou and the old Kasbah of Talouet. These two fortified villages, recognized by the World Heritage of Unesco, offer you a complete panorama of the techniques of construction of the old houses in earth ... Lunch at the Kasbah and direction towards Ouarzazate. In Ouarzazate, you visit the Kasbah of Taourirt and movie studios before going to the Dades Gorge. Enjoy, as well, the splendid landscapes of the valley of Dades, the valley of the Roses and Kalaa M'gouna. On arrival, you attend the sunset: the gorges of Dades showed all the fairy ... First night in a typical hotel Very clean and comfortable, ideal for a night shift.

Day 2: Dades Gorge - Merzouga (Erg chebbi Dunes)

Breakfast in the gorges of Dades and direction to the dunes of Merzouga: starting point for an unforgettable walk in the desert. Merzouga is recognized by its Erg chebbi dunes, or the most commonly known dunes of Merzouga, which are larger than 100 km². Enjoy an hour and a half of camel riding through the fascinating dunes of Erg Chebbi and admire the sunset which offers an incredible and unique view to the world ... Second night in bivouac under the stars after a dinner traditional around the fire.

Day 3: Merzouga - Ouarzazate – Marrakech

After the sumptuous sunrise, enjoy a typical breakfast and take a camel ride back to Merzouga. Admire the beautiful landscapes of the Sahara, oasis, palm groves and green valleys ... Back to Marrakech.

What is included

  • Transportation by minibus 17 seats, air-conditioned, speaking driver
  • Departure and recovery at your place of residence.
  • 2 Nights of accommodation 'First night at the hotel in Dades, Second night at the bivouac'
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Camel ride

What is not included:

  • Lunch between 2 to 10 euros the menu
  • Optional guide 3euros / person at Kasabh Ait Benhdou.
  • Entrance fees to monuments
  • Optional activities
  • Drinks

Tips: We recommend

  • You bring sunglasses to stop sand and dust going into your eyes.
  • You wear comfortable and secure footwear, ideally trainers.
  • You wear clothes that you don’t mind getting dusty and dirty.
  • You bring a bottle of water with you in case you feel thirsty along the way