Marrakech Desert 6 Day Tour
Sahara Desert tour and Atlantic Ocean discovery
Marrakech desert tour would provide you with the ultimate glimpse of Morocco.
It will take you to the off-road villages, rolling sand dunes, and golden Sahara ambiance.
Here is a comprehensive itinerary to make your Marrakech desert tours fun and adventurous.
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IncludedAccommondationAirport transfersBottled waterMeals as per tour descriptionPersonal guidePrivate transport
Not IncludedFlightsInsuranceSoft drinksTips for staff and guides
Day 1: Marrakech - Telouet - Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate
After breakfast, start of our desert tour from Marrakech with a morning departure towards the High Atlas by the Tizi n’Tichka Pass (2260 m above sea level). We pass through Telouet to visit the ancient Kasbah of Glaoui and the valley of Ounila. Kasbah of Ait ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Lunch on site and then continue towards Ouarzazate. Visit of the movie theater optional (extra charge). Dinner and overnight at the Riad or similar.
Day 2: Ouarzazate - Agdz - Zagora - M'hamid
After breakfast, departure from Ouarzazate. The road takes place in turns in the middle of magnificent landscapes. The pass of Tizi-n-Tinfifte. Then at Agdz begins a road where succeed one another the oases and pretty little villages. The road runs along the wadi Drâa on its left bank, crossing the palm grove and the crops of wheat and barley. We arrive at Tamegrout where we visit the pottery workshops as well as the Koranic library. Arrival in Zagora, then continuation to M’Hamid. Overnight in the tent. (Luxury Bivouac)
Day 3: M'hamid - Foum Zguid
After breakfast, departure for Foum Zguid via Amazrou and Zagora, a desert road and a rocky landscape. Arrival at Foum Zguid, a small village well known for its huge oasis located at the gates of the Sahara desert. Dinner and overnight at Hotel Bab Rimal or similar.
Day 4: Foum Zguid - Taznakht - Taliouin - Taroudant – Agadir
After breakfast, departure for Agadir via Taliouine and Taroudant by the track between the erg of Chegaga and the dried bed of Drâa passing by the lake Iriqui (vast surface of sand). End of the track. Continuation by road via Taznakht. Stop at the carpet cooperative for an explanation of the different kinds of carpets in the area. We will then arrive at Taliouine. Visit of the saffron cooperative of Taliouine then road along the mountains of the Atlas until Taroudant, lunch in Taroudant then direction Agadir. Dinner and overnight at Hotel Odyssée Park or similar. (Sofitel Thalassa Sea & SPA)
Day 5: Agadir – Essaouira
Breakfast, then small visit of the city of Agadir. You will visit the Medina, Souk el Had (the largest market in the region) and Kasbah Agadir Oufella, the oldest district of Agadir. After lunch, departure for Essaouira, drive through the beautiful coastal road, crossed by many fishing villages, arid scenery plunging in the Atlantic, beautiful countryside of argan trees, a road to discover. Arrival in Essaouira, its bastion and its cannons pointed towards the sea, a unique place in Morocco, visit of the Souk, art galleries, ramparts that served a long time of defense against the invaders, La Scala and the thuja market. Dinner and overnight at Riad Mimouna or similar.
Day 6: Essaouira – Marrakech
Breakfast at the hotel, departure for Marrakech, free lunch and day. Return to the hotel Tichka Salam or similar for dinner and accommodation and an end of our Desert tour from Marrakech.
Day 7: Rabat - Casablanca
Today we drive to Rabat and then Casablanca passing by Volubilis ( the roman ruins). Overnight in Casablanca – and end of our 6 days Casablanca desert tour.
At the crossroads of Europe and Africa, surrounded by Mediterranean waters and opening onto the vastness of the Atlantic ocean, Morocco is a wonderland for nature lovers. It is the "land of the distant sunset", a destination rich in contrasts, with a two thousand year-old history, that will stimulate your curiosity. In these lands where several dynasties succeeded one another, you will discover remains of the greatest Mediterranean civilizations. In the north of the country, the Roman ruins of Volubilis stand. In Rabat, pieces of architecture are evidence of the ancient French presence. Everywhere else, there are several treasures tracing the Muslim civilizations: the Kasbah of the Oudayas, the green expanses of the Menara gardens. Between sea and mountains, desert sands and green plains, eye-popping panoramas are displayed to shower you with tranquility and natural beauty; enchanting vivid pictures with the richness of a brawling culture transport you into a most raw nature.