4 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga is a good opportunity to explore the treasures of the desert. You will travel with us in a all inclusive package to the most amazing places.
We will visit the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, the we head over Ouarzazate. Next, we stay in Boumaln Dades. In the next day, we drive to the desert where we trek camels and camp. The journey is rich and amazing.
We start at 7:30 am in Marrakech and move directly to Ouarzazate. The way to the Tizi N’Tichka pass (2260m) is a winding mountain road with magnificent views of the valleys. In winter the mountains are covered with snow. On the other side of the pass we visit the Kasbah of Glaoui in Télouet, followed by the Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah in the Ounila valley for lunch. This famous Kasbah is an UNESCO World Heritage Site and has been the setting for many films. In Ouarzazate we visit the movie studios, then continue down the road of a thousand kasbahs into the beautiful Dades valley. The first night is spent in a hostel in the gorges.
After breakfast we drive to 2:30 pm and arrive for lunch at an oasis. We continue to a Berber family living the desert, with whom you will share dinner, a traditional couscous, handmade by the women of the house. Optionally you can sleep in the house, in a small tent, where even the stars. You will see a beautiful sunset.
After breakfast, we take the camels, and continue in the desert. Lunch is a picnic with a Moroccan salad and grilled chicken. We then continue to Anizgi, for dinner and our last night in tents in the desert. You discover the difference between the Tuareg Berber customs and traditions.