Sahara desert and Atlas Mountains – 4D/3N
Combine both Sahara desert & Atlas Mountains including several attractions on 4 days tour, 2 differents destination, explore the nomadic people…
Day 1 : Marrakech – Ouarzazte -Dades gorges. 360km
After breakfast at the riad in Marrakech, pick up & drip towards the southern Morocco, pass through Tizi n’Tichka (2260m) stunning view over the Berber villages of Imouzzar valley, continue to Telouet valley & Ait Benhadou Ksars, lunch and then drive to Ouarzazate (optional visit of movies studio) and the the way of 1000 kasbah to Dades gorges. Overnight at the guest house.
Day 2 : Dades gorges – Merzouga. 270km
After the breakfast, drive to Todra gorges for a short visit before heading to thesahara via Erfoud & Rissani the starting point of Alouite dynasty, continue to Merzouga town, upon arrival have a mint tea and then ride the camels towards the sand dunes of Erg chebbi nomadic camp, enjoy the sunset on the way and the camel safari, overnight at the camp.
Day 3: Merzouga – Ouarzazate – Atlas Mountains.570km
Early wake up to climb the dune & see the beautiful sunrise, walk down and ride the camels back to the town for breakfast, afterwards get on the 4WD & head to Ouarzazate through Alnif, Tazzarine & the scenic Draa valley, cross Tizi n’Ait Saoun, arrival to Ouarzazate lunch and then continue to the Atlas Mountains.
Overnight at the Riad Jnane Imlil www.riadjnaneimlil.com
Day 4: Atlas Mountains – Marrakech.
After the breakfast start a day trek through the Berber villages of Imlil valley, transfer back to Marrakech at the end of the day.
Easy tour 5-6hrs drive/ day, long drive on the 3rd day (570km).
English speaking guide.
Riad Baylon / similar