3-Day Desert Adventure: Marrakech to Erg Chebbi Luxury Camp
Embark on an unforgettable 3-day desert tour with Marokko RisExeperts, immersing yourself in the enchanting landscapes of Morocco. Experience the magic of the Sahara Desert as you journey from Marrakech to Erg Chebbi, where you’ll spend a night in a luxury camp under the stars. Along the way, discover the rugged beauty of Dades Gorges, explore traditional Berber villages, and witness the ever-changing panorama of the Atlas Mountains. This carefully crafted itinerary promises to leave you with cherished memories and a profound appreciation for the Moroccan heritage.
Day 1: Marrakech – Dades Gorges
Your adventure begins in Marrakech, where our friendly guide and driver will pick you up from your accommodation in the morning. Leave behind the bustling city and travel through the scenic High Atlas Mountains. Marvel at the spectacular landscapes as you wind through the Tizi n’Tichka Pass, located at an elevation of 2,260 meters (7,414 feet).
Continuing southward, your journey will take you to the ancient Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the narrow alleys and mud-brick fortifications of this historic stronghold, which has served as the backdrop for many famous movies.
After lunch at a local restaurant, venture deeper into the Dades Valley, also known as the “Valley of a Thousand Kasbahs.” Witness the dramatic cliffs and unique rock formations that line the valley, providing a breathtaking setting for your night in Dades Gorges. Enjoy dinner and spend the night at a comfortable hotel or traditional riad.
Day 2: Dades Gorges – Erg Chebbi Luxury Camp
Wake up to the serene beauty of Dades Gorges, and savor a delightful breakfast. Today’s adventure will take you through more stunning landscapes as you head towards Tinghir, where you can explore the captivating Todgha Gorges. These towering canyons, carved by the Todgha River, offer a great opportunity for a leisurely hike, capturing incredible photos along the way.
After lunch at a local restaurant, continue your journey to Merzouga, a gateway to the majestic Erg Chebbi sand dunes. Prepare for an unforgettable desert experience as you trade your vehicle for camels. Traverse the golden dunes, as the sun begins to set, creating a magical atmosphere.
Arrive at your luxurious desert camp nestled amid the dunes. Enjoy a warm welcome with traditional mint tea before indulging in a delectable dinner under the starry desert sky. Experience Berber music and storytelling around a campfire before retiring to your comfortable tent for a peaceful night’s sleep.
Day 3: Merzouga – Marrakech
Rise early to witness the mesmerizing sunrise over the Sahara Desert – a truly awe-inspiring sight. After breakfast, bid farewell to Erg Chebbi as you journey back to Marrakech.
The return trip will allow you to pass through the beautiful Draa Valley, famous for its lush palm groves and ancient kasbahs. Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant along the way.
As the day progresses, you’ll pass through the High Atlas Mountains once more, and arrive back in Marrakech by the evening, concluding your remarkable 3-day desert adventure with Marokko RisExeperts.
The prices of this 3 days Sahara Desert trip from Marrakech includes
- The price of the trip includes a vehicle, driver/tour guide, accommodation and half board (dinner and breakfast), and a camel ride
- Lunch and drinks are not included in the price of the trip
FAQ - 3-Day Desert Tour from Marrakech
Yes, since it is a private desert tour, it is available all year round. So you can book it whenever you want, but it is advisable to avoid booikg during the summer period as it can get hot in the desert. All our vehicles and accommodations are equipped with air conditioning.
No! We focus exclusively on private tours in Morocco and provide personalized experiences tailored to your preferences. Whether you are traveling alone or with companions, our dedicated team is committed to ensuring you have an unforgettable journey. Discover Morocco’s mesmerizing landscapes and cultural treasures on a private tour that promises privacy, comfort, and enjoyment.
Absolutely! Combining this 3-day desert tour with other trips is entirely possible. We understand that travelers often have specific preferences and interests, and we are more than happy to accommodate your needs.
Yes, your driver/guide for the 3-day desert tour from Marrakech to Erg Chebbi Luxury Camp is fluent in English. We believe that effective communication is essential to enhance your travel experience, and having an English-speaking driver/guide ensures clear communication and a deeper understanding of the local culture and attractions.
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