1st day: Ouarzazate - Dades gorges - Merzouga
Doing a trip from Ouarzazate to Merzouga could be an ideal choice to discover the desert with fewer costs. You may arrive at Ouarzazate Airport or through a car transfer from Marrakech. We pick you from the hotel and drive forward on the road of thousand Kasbahs, by discovering authentic sites of Ouarzazate. Taking the road again to see the Dades valley. A Fascinating and cool place, offering a series of Berber villages alongside the road and the aroma that comes from the Roses groves within the valley. Not far from Dades gorges, we'll cross another enchanting Gorges, called Todgha, or the great canyons of Morocco. Then, we continue our trip to Merzouga via Tinejdad, a gateway to the region of Tafilalet . Lunch to be served in restaurant near Tinejdad. Continue towards Erfoud, Rissani and arriving Merzouga in the late afternoon. You'll check-in in the hotel and have a little rest, before you mount your camels for a short journey. On your way on camels humps, you'll experience the gorgeous view of the sand dunes and the portrait of the sunset. You'll arrive at the bivouac (your accommodation), where you'll enjoy the silence and the quietness of the Sahara desert. overnight under your tent.
2nd day : Merzouga - Draa Valley - Ouarzazate
You'll wake up early (before dawn), ride back your camels to see the sunrise. Shower and breakfast will be held in the hotel, then driving through Rissani, the initial capital state of Morocco before Fes and lately Rabat. You'll stop there a few moments before we go on to Alnif, The home of the Berber tribes and their glorious winning battles. On the road to Ouarzazate, there we'll drive amid a vast desert, formed through rocks and savannah for about 200 kms. Passing by Nkob (where we'll have lunch), a little village, located in the middle of the valley of Draa, and surrounded by palm trees. Then we continue our way to Ouarzazate by passing through Tizi N Ait Saoun pass. Arriving Ouarzazate by sunset. Overnight in the hotel.
We offer two types of different comfortable desert camp, Standard and Superior. The superior desert camp include private bathroom in the tent.
What make us different?
Private tours, no more people share the vehicle with you.
We respect your familial situation, each couple have their own tent.
Hand-picked, you don't need to worry about meeting point we will pick-up you from your accommodation or wherever you want.
Exclusive English Speaking drivers.
We recommend bringing small backpack for the trip and leave the rest of the luggage at your accommodation.
- Transportation in comfortable 4wd car or minibus.
- Fuel, tolls and car insurance.
- English Speaking driver.
- Night with half board (diner, bed and breakfast) in desert camp.
- Camel riding in Erg Chebbi dunes (camel each)
- Pick-up from hotel, Riad or Airport in Fes.
- Lunches, drinks and unless specified.
- Gratuities (optional).