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3 day Desert trip (Ait Benhaddou, Todra Gorges, Merzouga) from Marrakech

Moroccan Desert

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Marrakech desert trip: A private 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga to explore the magic of Morocco's Sahara desert and its sandy dunes. During this trip, you will visit the Ait Benhaddou Kasbahs, go camel trekking, and spend the night in Erg Chebbi, Morocco's excellent Sahara desert.

Desert excursion Discover the fascinating Ait-Ben-Haddou Kasbahs, which were designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Morocco in 1987. - Go to Atlas Film Studio in Ouarzazate to learn more about films and how they are made. Visit the former Glaoui residence, Taourirt Kasbah. - Travel along the 1000 Kasbahs Road. - Explore the breathtaking Dades and Todra Gorges. - Discover the ancient irrigation system (khottarat), a centuries-old water transportation system that uses underground canals to irrigate fields in Moroccan oases. - At 3 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga, ride camels into the Erg Chebbi dunes for an unforgettable experience. - After a camel trek, spend the night in a traditional Berber camp.

3 day Desert trip (Ait Benhaddou, Todra Gorges, Merzouga) from Marrakech

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  • further discounts are aavailable according to the GROUPE SIZE
  • Transport (Minbus or 4*4)
  • Meals (breakfast and dinner)
  • camels ride
  • free time to explor the sites sush as Kasbahs... walks .. Breaks for photos
  • English speaking Guide&driver
  • Travel insurance.
  • Soft/alcoholic drinks
  • Tips and personal expanses.
  • Airport Transfers
  • lunches
  • Entrance to Kasbahs ans Cinema Studio ..

Tour Plan

Day 1: Marrakech - Tichka pass 2200 m - Ait Benhaddou - Dades Gorges

In the morning, you will leave Marrakech and drive to Ait Benhaddou via the Tichka pass. We stop in Ait Ben Haddou to visit the Kasbahs before continuing on to Ouarzazate, Morocco's film capital. We will also visit Taourirt Kasbah before continuing on to Skoura oasis, Kalaat M'gouna, and Dades Valley via the Road of Thousand Kasbahs. Spend the night in a nice hotel near the Gorges.

Day 2: Dades Valley - Tenghir - Todra Gorges - Tinjdad - Erfoud - Erg Chebbi dunes

We drive from Dades Gorges to Merzouga after breakfast. We visit the Todra gorges before moving on to Rissani, the Erfoud Tifilalte oasis, and Merzouga. Following a brief rest in the hotel, you will ride camels across the Erg Chebbi dunes. The best time to photograph dunes is while riding camels. We arrive at the camp, watch the sunset, eat a delicious meal, and listen to Berber drum music around a fire. Spend the night in a nomadic-style camp.

Day 3: Erg Chebbi Merzouga - Tichka pass - Marrakech

We get up early to watch the sunrise before riding camels back to the hotel. After a buffet breakfast and a shower, we return to Marrakech via a different route via Alnif, Tazarine, and N'kob until we reach Ouarzazate for lunch. Overnight in a hotel in Marrakech.

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  • After booking with MT Toubkal Trek, we will promptly reach out to you to confirm your reservation and address any questions you may have about the tour.
  • Payment is in cash upon your arrival in Morocco.
  • This is a private tour, and we'll customize it to your group's size. If you're a solo traveler looking to join a group, please contact us.

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MT Toubkal Trek is a travel agency based in the charming village of Imlil, nestled in the heart of the Atlas Mountains.

Owned by  Rachid Aztat. He is a certified mountain guide, having received training at the National Training Centre For Mountain Crafts in Tabant (CFAMM). His love for the great outdoors, trekking, and connecting with people from diverse backgrounds motivated him to establish a family-owned business. This venture assists tourists in organizing their treks and walks in Morocco, along with operating the “ Riad Atlas Panorama ” hotel nestled in the heart of the Atlas Mountains, precisely in Imlil—a renowned village for trekkers aiming to ascend Mount Toubkal.

With fifteen years of experience leading treks in Morocco’s mountains, Rachid has guided both adults and children. He personally leads every trek and is well-versed in all major routes and terrains.

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Our most popular offering is the Toubkal Trek, which takes you on a breathtaking journey to the summit of North Africa’s highest peak. This challenging but rewarding trek will lead you through stunning valleys, traditional Berber villages, and awe-inspiring mountain landscapes that will take your breath away.

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