3 Days and 2 Nights From Ouarzazate to Merzouga Desert
Day 1: – Ouarzazate – Draa valley – Merzouga :
After breakfast we leave for the Draa Valley, where we will see one of the longest rivers in Morocco. We will make stops to contemplate the charming adobe Kasbahs, and the wonders of the Draa Valley. After lunch, we will arrive at the impressive dunes of Merzouga, where we will have a tea thanks to the hospitality of its inhabitants, while we rest a little of the trip. After resting we can stroll through the dunes to watch the sunset, overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Desert tour, camel ride, night in the desert:
After breakfast we will visit the village of Khamlia and the desert city of M’fis, discovering small villages and houses inhabited in unsuspected places, far from any civilization. We will also visit nomads and have tea with them in their haimas. At sunset, you can take an optional excursion on camelback, into the sea of dunes, to witness a sunset hard to forget and spend a magical night in the heart of the desert, in a nomad tent.
Day 3: Merzouga – Todra Gorges – Dades Valley:
After watching the sunrise in the dunes. After breakfast and shower in the camp, departure through the city of Rissani, ancient Sijilmassa, supply center of the ancient caravans coming from the Sahara. Continuing the journey through a semi-desert landscape, we reach the oasis of Tinghir, possibly one of the most beautiful places in Morocco. Going up the river Todra, we will reach its impressive Gorges of more than 300m high, we arrive in Ouarzazate, one of the most important cities of southern Morocco, and known for its intense film activity, counting to his credit with films like Gladiator, Babel, The Mummy … Dinner and overnight in Riad with charm.
The route includes:
- 4×4 all-terrain vehicle or mini van with air conditioning.
- English speaking driver/guide for the entire route.
- Hotels half board (breakfast and dinner)
- Dromedary (one per person)
- 1 night in haima with dinner and breakfast
- Midday meals
- Entrance fees
- Tips and what is not in the program.