4 days/3 nights Morocco Sahara Desert Tour
Morocco Sahara Desert Tour
Morocco Sahara desert tour, in this 4 day/3 night tour from Agadir to Merzouga, and starting to Tiliouine is a city famous for saffron, then passing through Taznakht Berber town, which is known for its hand women Berber rugs and carpets, we cross the Anti Atlas mountains and visit Unesco’s Ait Benhaddou Kasbah, before passing through many villages and gardens.
The excursion leads us to Tansikht, where we travel along the historic caravan road and find the genuine Draa valley, complete with massive palms. Then we end our experience of the tour from Agadir to the Sahara.
- Desert Tour From Agadir to Sahara desert 4 days.
- Visit the Unesco World Heritage sites of Ait Benhaddou.
- Camel rides are available in Erg Chebbi.
- Enjoy the sunset and sunrise over the dunes of Erg Chebbi.
- Drive along the ancient caravan route and discover the real Draa valley.
- Cross the Tizi N’Ikhsane and Tizi N’Tighatine pass.
Day 1: Agadir-Taznakht-Ait Benhaddou-Ouarzazate
Our adventure begins with a dawn departure from Agadir to Erg Chebbi, traveling through Taroudant, well known as “Little Marrakesh,” via Tiliouine. The route goes on to the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, Morocco’s most famous Kasbah and one of the country’s eight Unesco World Heritage sites.
Numerous Hollywood blockbusters were filmed here, and the sets are generally still in place (Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven, Asterix and Obelix, Game of Thrones).
Only a few kilometers separate you from the town of Ouarzazate, where you will spend the night in a hotel and have dinner and breakfast. Here numerous Hollywood blockbusters were shot and the sets are still mostly intact (Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven, Asterix and Obelix, Game of Thrones).
There remain only a few kilometers to the town of Ouarzazate, where you spend the night in a hotel and have dinner and breakfast.
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Day 2: Ouarzazate-Todgha Gorge-Erfoud-Merzouga 5 Hours
After breakfast, we continue on to the oasis of Skoura, where several historic Kasbahs, some sadly in ruins, remain among the palms.
From here, our journey takes us via Kelaat Mgouna, the Valley of Flowers, where cosmetic items are created locally from the valley’s plentiful roses. These items are well-known and highly appreciated across Morocco. We’ll have lunch in the lovely Todgha gorges. Then we’ll continue riding to Merzouga via Erfoud. Then in Merzouga, you’ll take a two-hour camel ride over the dunes to the camp.
Dinner and a night’s sleep are in a traditional nomadic tent, but after dinner, we congregate around the fire from underneath the sky full of stars and sing music.
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Day 3: Merzouga-Rissani-Tazarine-Draa Valley-Agdez
Wake up early enough and you will get the chance to watch the spectacle of the sunrise when the color of the dunes and the play of shadows are an awesome sight.
The itinerary of the Morocco Sahara desert tour continues to the Draa valley, via the village of Tazarine (featured in the film Babel), and lunch someplace along the way.
In the afternoon, the journey takes us to Tansikht to drive along the ancient caravan route and discover the real Draa valley with its huge palm trees and ancient villages. At Agdez, dinner and a night’s sleep are in a hotel/Riad.
Day 4: Agdez-Tiliouine-Arazane-Taroudante-Agadir
After breakfast, we complete our journey northwest from Agdez. Along the way, we pass beautiful landscapes and the Bouazar mines. This is a secluded part of the country and more off the beaten track.
Then we head toward Taznakht, famous for its barbarian rugs and carpets. Later, we continue west to Agadir, and we cross the Tizi-n-Ikhsane and Tizi-n-Tighatine passes.
In the heart of the saffron-growing area of Morocco, and where there is an excellent little museum about the art of growing saffron, in the afternoon, the road takes us to Taroudant again and follows the often dry Souss river and Argan trees on all the slopes of the hillsides back to Agadir, where we finish our experience of the Morocco Sahara desert tour from Agadir.
- Desert Tour From Agadir.
- Private Transportation.
- Comfortable and air-conditioned vehicle.
- Pick up from your Hotel/Riad or Airport.
- Drop off at your Hotel/Riad or Airport.
- English speaking guide/driver.
- Fuel for the entire travel desert package.
- All-night accommodations.
- Camel trekking in Erg Chebbi.
- Sandboarding in Erg Chebbi
Questions & Answers
How far is Erg Chebbi from Agadir on this tour of Morocco Sahara?
Agadir to Erg Chebbi (via Ouarzazate) distance is 722 Km (448 Miles).
How far is Agadir from Erg Chebbi?
Erg Chebbi to Agadir (via Agdez) distance is 655 Km (406 miles).
Are bathrooms in the camp at Erg Chebbi Sahara desert?
There are shared showers and toilets outside your tent in the comfortable camp.
Are there any electrical outlets in the desert camp?
There will be electrical outlets in the Sahara desert camp.
Are there showers at the desert camp?
Yes, the Shower is shared and is located outside your tent with hot showers.