Holidays in Morocco tour agency has made this itinerary from Marrakech for our visitors to spend the best 6 days Morocco desert tour from Marrakech and visit some of the most visited cities & monuments in Morocco, starting by exploring the amazing Marrakech and the Atlas Mountains all the way to the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou and then to the Sahara Desert of Merzouga.
The highlights of our 6 days desert tour from Marrakech are the camel trekking across the Erg Chebbi dunes, and spending a memorable night in a luxury desert camp. Also, you will learn about the nomad’s lifestyle when we visit a nomad family in the Sahara desert.
Our 6 days desert tour starts in Marrakech and ends in Marrakech
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On the first day of our 6 days Morocco desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga Sahara Desert, we’ll pick you up at Marrakech Menra airport upon your arrival and drive you over to your riad in the Midina. We could start exploring Marrakech from the very first unless you are jetlagged and exhausted.
On the second day of the 6 days Morocco desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga, we’ll drive around Marrakech City, often referred to as the Red City. It is one of the most vibrant and the most visited city in Morocco. It has got a bunch of monuments and things to do while visiting Marrakech. Also, it is actually a mixture of the old and the new.
That is to say, there is both the old medina which is traditional and simple, and there is also the new part of Marrakech which is modern and new. Our tour guide will take you on a local teach you a lot about Marrakech’s history, culture, and lifestyle.
You will start by exploring Jamaa Lfna, a square that hosts activities such as storytelling and sort of comedy as well as Moroccan food and snake charmers and stuff like that there is also the Koutoubia Mosque with its magical architecture and beauty. While visiting Marrakesh, you’ll get to see and explore each and every corner worth visiting there and spend the night at the Riad.
On the third day of our 6 days Morocco desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga, we’ll get up, have breakfast, and drive across the High Atlas Mountains and enjoy the most beautiful views up there. We will make stops to take some of the best pictures and continue all the way through a bunch of Berber villages to the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou known for its palm groves, traditional architecture, and beauty.
The Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou has been a UNESCO World Heritage site ever since 1987. After exploring the Kasbah, we’ll carry on driving toward the city of Ouarzazate, known as the little Hollywood of Morocco. Finally, we’ll head over to Boumalne Dades and spend the night there.
On the 4th day of your 6 days desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga, after breakfast at the Riad, we’ll resume driving to the Sahara Desert. On the way there, we’ll make a bunch of stops along the way. First, we’ll visit the gorge of Toudgha, and the valley of Toudgha a couple of miles from Tinghir City.
Second, we are gonna stop in Tinjdad, a Berber town with the largest palm grove in the region. Last, we’ll get to the Sahara Desert, ride camels over the sand dunes, and see the most spectacular sunset from the highest sand dunes over there. By nightfall, we’ll head down to the luxury desert camp where we’ll spend the night.
On the fifth day of your 6 days Morocco desert tour from Marrakech, we’ll dedicate it to the Sahara Desert. We’ll tour around the Sahara Desert and explore the genuine beauty of Desert life. First, in the morning, we’ll get up early so that we don’t miss the enchanting Saharan sunrise and take some of the best pics out there.
Next, we’ll drive in the middle of the desert in a 4×4 car and pay the nomads a little visit and see what their simple lives are like there. After that, we’ll visit Khamlia, a village where a bunch of Gnawa resides, whose music we’ll listen to for a bit, and then have a traditional Berber lunch. By the end of the day, we’ll get to your hotel in Merzouga to rest and spend some relaxing time by the pool.
On the sixth and last day of our 6-day Morocco desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga Sahara Desert, we’ll leave for Marrakech, while taking a different route. We will visit the Rissanis traditional market. Also, we will make a stop at the largest palm grove in Morocco called Daraa Valley. Our 6-day desert tour comes to an end when we drop you off in Marrakech either at the airport/ Riad.
Best 6 days ever. We had a friendly and funny driver and he made our tour super fun. We got to explore the Sahara Desert and met actual Saharan people and we hope we go back to Morocco soon.
Had the best time in Morocco. This 6 days from Marrakech to the Sahara Desert is a must-do. Thanks, Holidays in Morocco.