Desert Tour From Marrakech to Erg Chigaga 3 Day

Duration

3 days

Departure City

Marrakech

Arrival City

Marrakech

Price

From 340 €

Desert Tour From Marrakech to Erg Chigaga An Epic Journey to the Heart of the Moroccan Sahara

In desert Tour From Marrakech to Erg Chigaga you will to intimately experience the magical blend of history, culture, and the astounding natural beauty of Morocco? If your answer is yes, then this excursion tour is specially designed for you.

Desert Tour From Marrakech to Erg Chigaga is fascinating journey will take you from the vibrant city of Marrakech through changing landscapes, where the majestic Atlas Mountains give way to the mysterious deserts of the Sahara. For visit historic villages, explore ancient kasbahs, marvel at fossil sites, and enjoy the stunning beauty of the oases. In the Erg Chigaga dunes, a dream experience awaits: watching the sunset over a sea of sand, immersing yourself in the magic of Sahara nights, and waking up at dawn under a starry sky that seems infinite.

If you're looking for a travel experience that leaves you breathless and makes you feel like the protagonist of a grand adventure, Desert Tour From Marrakech to Erg Chigaga is the perfect choice. Take a look at our detailed itinerary and start dreaming about your epic journey to the heart of the Moroccan Sahara. Book now and get ready to write a new chapter in your travel journal!

Desert Tour From Marrakech to Erg Chigaga
Desert Tour From Marrakech to Erg Chigaga
Desert Tour From Marrakech to Erg Chigaga
10 Days tour from casablanaca to Imperial cities and Sahara Desert
10 Days tour from casablanaca to imperial cities and Sahara Desert
Morocco family tours : Desert Tour From Marrakech to Erg Chigaga

Route Map

Day 1

Desert Tour From Marrakech to Erg Chigaga Via Zagora

At dawn, we will pick you up from your accommodation in Marrakech, and we will embark on an incredible journey through the majestic High Atlas Mountains. We will cross the Tizi-N-Tichka pass, the highest pass in Africa, at 2260 m / 7500 ft. Here, panoramic views over the picturesque Berber villages and stunning landscapes will be a delight for your camera and your heart.

Leaving the heights behind, we will delve into the winding Ounila Valley to reach the historic Kasbah of Telouet. At its architecture and immerse yourself in its ancient history. A little further on, Ait Ben Haddou awaits you with its sun-soaked mud walls, a castle declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Here, you'll indulge in a vibrant and authentic Moroccan lunch.

Our route then takes you to Ouarzazate, Morocco's Hollywood, where you can opt to discover the film studios where countless iconic films were shot.

Next, we'll board the vehicle and dive into the charm of the south, towards the Low Atlas Mountains. You won't resist taking pictures of these canyons and rocky mountains that seem sculpted by artists. When we finally reach the Draa Valley, you'll be amazed by its fascinating palm grove, oasis, and ancient Kasbahs.

Finally, as the evening falls, we will arrive in Zagora, "the door of the desert". Here you will spend the night in a charming Palm Grove, in a guest house where you can savor authentic Moroccan hospitality, with dinner and breakfast included.

This first day of travel will immerse you in Morocco's rich history, natural beauty, and vibrant culture. But remember, this is just the start of your adventure. So prepare yourself, as the wonders of Morocco are about to unfold before your eyes.

Day 2

Adventure Through Palm Groves, Oasis, and Majestic Dunes of Erg Chegaga

Awaken to the fresh morning in Zagora, where we will begin an exciting journey towards the heart of the untamed Erg Chigaga, Morocco's wildest desert.

After enjoying a delicious breakfast, we will delve into the winding palm grove of the Draa Valley. And will be amazed at the incredible biodiversity that flourishes amidst the desert. You will soon arrive at the historical Jewish Quarter to visit the impressive Kasbah of Amzerou, a living testament to Morocco's rich history.

From there, we will head towards Tamegroute, a charming 16th-century village. Discover the ancient Quranic school, the library filled with ancient scrolls and manuscripts, the intriguing underground Kasbah, and local artisans skilled in green pottery.

Once nourished and revitalized by lunch in Mhamid (you can choose between a traditional restaurant or a picturesque picnic in the desert), we will leave the asphalt road for an off-road adventure. Brace yourself for two hours of exciting travel through river rocks and sand dunes, making stops at lush oases along the way.

Upon arriving at Erg Chigaga, you will be greeted by the region's largest sand dunes, a sea of golden sand stretching as far as the eye can see. Here, you await an unforgettable camel excursion at sunset. The shifting colors of the sky and sand, from reds to golds, will create an unforgettable spectacle, perfect for capturing in photos.

As night falls, we will take you to our desert camp for a special evening under the stars. A delicious Moroccan dinner awaits you, followed by a night of authentic Berber music around a bonfire. It's the perfect way to end a day of exploration and adventure.

Day 3

Erg Chigaga to Marrakech: A Journey of Discovery Through Space and Time

Our final day of adventure begins with a hearty breakfast in Erg Chigaga before embarking on an exciting off-road journey northwest to Foum-Zguid, a three-hour journey filled with fascinating sights.

On the way, we will stop at Lake Iriqui, a stunning mirror of dry water in the middle of the desert's vastness, a surprising testament to the unpredictable nature of the Moroccan landscape. Don't miss the next stop at the fossil fields, where you can glimpse the region's geological history. As we progress, you will enjoy panoramic views of the Jebel Bani mountain ridges, lined with lush acacia groves.

After a break in Foum-Zguid, we have an hour's drive to the picturesque village of Taznakht, where we will stop for lunch. Here, you will have the opportunity to visit the local women's weaving cooperative, famous for its stunning handmade carpets, a cultural treasure of Morocco.

Next, we invite you to a scenic journey back to Marrakech, traversing the majestic Atlas Mountains. The winding roads and panoramic views are a delight to the senses and a perfect end to our tour.

We will arrive at your accommodation in Marrakech around 18:00, concluding an unforgettable excursion that will have immersed you in Morocco's stunning beauty and rich history.

Desert Tour From Marrakech to Erg Chigaga is one of best experiences if you love the idea of exploring changing landscapes, from bustling cities to tranquil deserts and towering mountains, this tour is for you. It's the opportunity to discover the magic of Morocco Shara Desert.

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Services included

  • Private 4x4 van with air conditioning
  • Escorted by driver/guide
  • Pick up and drop off at your hotel or airport
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Accommodation for all nights (guest House/ riad / hotel / tent)
  • Private traditional nomad tent in the desert camp
  • Camel trekking in the Sahara desert

Services excluded

  • Drinks
  • Tips
  • Lunch

Highlights

  • Zagora
  • Ouarzazate
  • Foum Zguid
  • Tamegroute
  • Tizi-N-Tichka
  • Draa valley
  • Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou
  • Kasbah Telouet
  • Lake Iriqui
  • Overnight in the desert
  • Camel trek

Aditional information

  • Departure time at 8:00 am
  • Departure and return location: Marrakech
  • This tour requires a minimum of 2 people
  • Tour can be customized upon request
  • Tour provided in English, French, Spanish or Italian

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