3 Days Tour Marrakech to Merzouga Desert

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Morocco has been the most visited nation in North Africa in recent years, and it is one of the safest countries in the world, with over 10 million tourists in the past few years. Generally seen as a secure destination and the terrorist attacks are thankfully rare in Morocco compared to France, Belgium, and the UK. As a traveler, you are unlikely to be assaulted or seriously hurt because there is a low level of crime, and the Moroccan government has raised infrastructure investment and security measures to attract more visitors and provide more security

There is really no time of year when you wouldn’t enjoy your trip to Morocco; although you should keep in mind that it tends to get a little too crowded with tourists during the winter holidays season. Then it’s up to you to decide what season suits you the best to come to visit, according to your schedule and preferences. The weather in Morocco is more on the mild side during Spring and Autumn (from March to May and from September to November respectively).

For these reasons, the temperatures could be ranging anywhere from 11° to 32°C. Winter usually lasts from December to February, with a relatively low-temperature range (7° to 21°C). You should also expect to see snowfall in Morocco’s mountainous regions. As for Summer (from June to August), temperatures can land anywhere between 19°C and 40°C in the middle of the day.

Yes! The tours our company offers are all completely private. This will allow experience Morocco the way YOU want to. In addition to that, you will of course be always welcome to request stops along the way during the tours, in order to take memorable photographs (or whatever other reason you want!).

In case you are interested in booking a group desert tour, please go ahead and contact us so as to make a suitable group tour for you.

If you can’t find the exact tour you are looking for withing our tours page, you may check the website’s map or contact us, and we will create a customized Moroccan tour.

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3 Days Tour Marrakech to Merzouga Desert

Our company, Morocco Shining Tours, arranges a 3 days tour Marrakech to Merzouga desert, which is the most well-known desert activity offered by Marrakech. The high Atlas Mountains, the Ait ben Haddou Kasbah, and a night in the Merzouga Desert will all be sights you travel by.

From your accommodation at the Riad or any other optional place, you will be picked up at 8 p.m. The trip begins at Marrakech. On our journey, we will travel through the well-known pass of Tizi N’Tichka (2260m high over the High Atlas Mountains) appreciating the outstanding Berber villages until you arrive at Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and has been a location for shooting many movies such as Gladiator and Lawrence of Arabia.

Exploring the area, you will enjoy strolling through the river, The Ksar, and the alleys of Ait Ben Haddou that sound like wandering in the Middle Ages. You will also Ounila’s river’s astonishing view which is surrounded by amazing landscapes.

after having a nice lunch, we proceeded with the tour to Dades Gorges through Ouarzazate, Skoura, and along the Valley of Roses where the festival of roses is held in May. When we reach Boulmane Dades, we will make our way to Dades Valley. Here, you enjoy exploring the majestic sand castles and monkey toes (a fascinating rock formation) that are a point of attraction for visitors. At the hotel, we have dinner and stay overnight.

After having a Moroccan breakfast, a 3-day / 2-night Morocco Desert Tour to Merzouga is resumed on the Road of Thousand Kasbahs through the brilliant Dades Valley’s Berber villages. On our way, we will explore Tinghir with its huge number of palms and wonderful gorges. After we pass through Todra, where you will enjoy hiking that is over 300m high, and its Berber villages, we will at Merzouga. Erg-Chebbi, the largest sand desert in Morocco, will be the destination.

Lunch will be served in Tinejdad/Touroug. You ride camels for about one hour enjoying the astonishing sunset over the dunes. after we reach Erg Chebbi. A nomadic tent is where you will enjoy camping gazing at the endless stars. You will also experience listening to the drums being played by the camp team and camel guides.

Over the dunes, you will witness the mysterious sunrise in the early morning before you ride camels back to the hotel where you will have breakfast and take a shower. The direction will be driving back to Marrakech. During the journey, you will travel through, Alnif, Tazarine, Draa Valley, Agdez, and Ouarzazate where lunch will be served, and also take a break to capture some pictures in Touarirt Kasbah. The tour continues to travel again through the range of Atlas Mountains. In Marrakech, Marrakech Desert Trip 3 Days comes to an end.

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