5 day desert tour from Agadir to Merzouga desert


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5 days 4 nights
Marrakech, Merzouga and back to Agadir

Details: 5 day desert tour from Agadir to Merzouga desert

Our 5-day desert tour from Agadir to Merzouga desert will take you on an unforgettable journey to the amazing Sahara Desert.  The 5-days Morocco desert tour from Agadir via Marrakech provides our lovely visitors with an amazing experience filled with a mixture of culture, history, and local traditions. We will explore the lively souks in the old medina of Marrakech, soak up the city’s magical architecture plus taste some of Morocco’s most delicious and famous cuisine. 

After that, you will get to see the stunning Atlas Mountains and the world-famous Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou on the outskirts of Ouarzazate. Not to mention that you will have a walk at the Toudra Conyan.

Take in one of the most spectacular sunsets you could ever see, trek across the magical sand dunes by camel into the heart of the Sahara, and enjoy an out-of-this-world view of the night sky as you spend the night at a luxury desert camp.

Following our visit to the Sahara Desert of Merzouga, we are going to hit the road and drive through Rissani, Erfoud, and Tazarine to Ouarzazate and then back to Agadir, where our 5-day desert journey from Agadir to Merzouga desert ends.

Departure & Return Location

This desert tour starts in Agadir and ends back in Agadir

Departure Time

At 08 Am from your accommodation

Price Includes

  • Pick up and drop off services
  • Transportation with fuel included
  • English/Spanish/Italian Tour Guide
  • 1 night at a Riad in Marrakech
  • 1 night at a hotel in Dades
  • 1 Night at a luxury desert camp
  • 1 night at a riad in Ouarzazate
  • Breakfasts & dinners are included both at a desert camp and at Dades hotel
  • Camel ride through the desert dunes; a camel for each person

Price Excludes

  • Lunches
  • Drinks
  • Monuments entering fees
  • Travel insurance

Highlights: 5-day desert tour from Agadir

  • Visit Marrakech with a Local tour guide
  • Camel trekking across the Erg Chebbi dunes, sand boarding and the chance to enjoy a spectacular sunset.
  • Overnight stay at a luxury camp
  • Evening entertainment, including a drum circle and a camp fire, are also available
  • Visit the traditional markets of Rissani and Erfoud.
  • Visit the Todra and Dades Gorges
  • Explore Ouarzazate and visit the world-famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou.
  • Stops along the high Atlas for panoramic views

Agadir to Merzouga desert itinerary of 5 days

Day I: Agadir-Marrakech

On the first day of our 5-day desert tour from Agadir to Merzouga Sahara Desert and back, we’ll meet & pick you up in Agadir, a city by the ocean with the most fascinating beaches and landscapes, and then we are going to drive down to Marrakech, also known as the red city.

you will spend the rest of the day exploring the vibrant city of Marrakech as you visit the iconic Koutoubia Mosque, the world-famous Djemaa el-Fna square, and weave your way through the streets of the UNESCO-listed medina.

There you’ll discover the intricate architecture of the Bahia Palace and the serene Majorelle Garden. In the evening, immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere of the city’s famous night markets. 

Day II:Marrakech- Atlas mountains- Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou-Ouarzazate-Boumalne Dades

On the second day of our 5 desert tour from Agadir to Merzouga desert, we are going to drive through the high Atlas Mountains with the most captivating and panoramic views to the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, a famous Kasbah with the best views and old, yet impressive architecture.

In addition to the fact that the Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou is beautiful and magical, it is also a UNESCO World Heritage site. It attracts thousands of visitors every year, thanks to the fact that parts of some famous movies were filmed there such as Game of Thrones, Gladiator, and many more, both local and foreign movies. 

We’ll have a delicious Moroccan lunch there and head over to Ouarzazate to visit the Atlas studios if you are interested. Our next stop will be at the Rose Valley.

We will continue our way after that to our Riad in Boumalne Dades.

Day III: Boumalne Dades- Merzouga-Sahara Desert- Erg Chebbi

On the third day of our 5-day desert tour from Agadir to Merzouga desert, we’ll drive over to the Sahara Desert, and on the way there you’ll we’ll make a few stops along the way. We’ll stop in the gorges of Toudgha and take a stroll in the famous Toudgha canyon where climbers of all nationalities go to do their climbing and engage in a lot of fun activities.

After that, we’ll carry on driving to Erfoud and then to the Sahara Desert (Merzouga). When we arrive in the Sahara Desert, you will have a Camel trekking across the Erg Chebbi Dunes, sandboarding, and the chance to enjoy a spectacular desert sunset.  And then spend the night at a well-equipped camp with everything you might need during your stay there.

Day IV: Merzouga-Sahara Desert-Ouarzazate

On the fourth day of our 5-day desert tour from Agadir to Merzouga desert, After breakfast,  we’ll leave for Ouarzazate. As we travel to Ouarzazate, we’ll often stop at some viewpoints on the road.

Our first stop will be at Rissani, a desert town with this great marketplace (Souk), and then continue driving through Alnif, Tazarine, and Nkob all the way to Draa Valley, one of Morocco’s longest rivers, where we’ll stop to enjoy some of the breathtaking views and then carry on driving to Ouarzazate to spend the night.

DAY V: Ouarzazate-Taznakht- Agadir

On the fifth and last day of our 5-day desert tour from Agadir to the Sahara Desert, we’ll drive back to Agadir city where our wonderful journey will come to an end, and we will drop you off wherever you want, depending on your next plans.

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Reviews about our 5 day desert tour from Agadir to Merzouga desert

It’s been a hell of a journey; we’ve seen this amazing Sahara Desert and had the best time with our tour guide, Rachid. who was always at our service ever since we met?

Scarlet Peterson

This 5-day tour is the best thing ever. OUR TOUR GUIDE & DRIVER WAS FRIENDLY. We’ll definitely do it. Thank you, Holidays in Morocco.

Carl & Abby

Our 5-day desert tour from Agadir to Merzouga desert is recommended on Tripadvisor by happy travelers across the globe!

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