Day 1 :
Pick up from your hotel/riad in Marrakech and travel towards to the verdant oasis of Dades Gorge. Drive through the High Atlas Mountains and over the Tizi'N tichka Pass at 2.260m, which offers spectacular panoramic views of mountains, valleys and colorful Berber villages.
Travel south to Ouarzazate, also known as the ‘Hollywood of Africa’ for its Atlas Film Studios where several blockbuster movies were shot. Continue south towards Skoura palm grove where nearby we will explore kasbat amridil and Kelaa Mgouna, the town of roses, and reach the Dades Gorges passing through some Berber villages. Dine and stay overnight at a hotel.
After breakfast at the hotel, we head up to the Saghro volcanic mountains winding through dramatic rock formations and todra gorges via the road of Tizni n' Tazazart, we get past Annif, Tazarin which offers breathtaking views. The trip continues through the lined-up palms of Draa valley and its many Berber villages onto Zagora,we drive to Tamegroute and its famous Coran Library,and pottery manufacture.
To pass the night in M’hamid for Dinner in the Hotel.
After breakfast,We continue to the Erg Chagaga dunes (300m) with 60km of off-road driving. This route go through different features of the desert; ‘erg’, ‘reg’, ‘hammada’, oases. These dunes are far away from civilization. Lunch is in oasis. In the desert the silence and the expanse of the sand are overwhelming. You also have the chance to experience Sandboarding and Riding camels, After Dinner we gather around the fire to sing berber music under the sky full of stars, and a night’s sleep are in the erg chegaga luxury desert camp.
After breakfast, the road takes us through another 90km(off Road) of desert with varying scenery: Lake Iriqui, the mountains and fossils, the first village we pass throught is Foum zguid. From here we drive along paved roads via the village of Taznakht, famous for its Berber carpets and rugs.To reach the Unseco world heritage site "Ait benhaddou village" and then pass the night in the hotel.
After breakfast, We take a visit the UNESCO-listed Aït Benhaddou kasbah the fortified ksar with its beautiful Kasbahs. Ait Benhaddou has served as a natural scenery for many movie producers. You will go on crossing the river to the other side to discover The ksar. We leave the main road and take a side one the telouat kasbah which belonged to the Lords of the Atlas, the Glaoui family, and which now stands in ruins, and get back to Marrakech via the high Atlas Mountains by the early evening.
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- Private Transportation aboard a comfortable and air conditioned vehicle
- Pick up from your Hotel/Riad in Marrakech (or from the airport)
- Drop off at your Hotel/Riad in Marrakech (or at the airport)
- English speaking Guide/driver
- Fuel for the entire travel desert package
- All nights accommodations (water is available only at the bivouac)
- Camel trekking in Erg Chegaga dunes
- Sandboarding in Erg Chegaga dunes
- Berber music at night around the fire under stars in Erg Chegaga desert camp
- Free stops when you want
- Soft Drink available for purchase
What's Not Included?
- Lunches depends on location