Day1 : Marrakech – Telouet – Ait Ben Haddou
this 4 days Morocco sahara sahara desert , depart at 8 am from Marrakech by 4×4 vehicle with driver-guide to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the fortified village of Ait Ben Haddou. Traverse the High Atlas Mountains via the highest main road pass in Morocco (at 2260m), offering some exhilarating driving via lush valleys and traditional Berber villages. Take the route to Telouet (for the Kasbah Glaoui) and then follow the course of the beautiful Ounila Valley, in the mountain foothills, to reach Ait Ben Haddou. Ait Ben Haddou is essentially a living museum, comprising a ksar and has been used as the backdrop in many international movies. You will overnight just outside this village, in a restored kasbah guest-house, with evening meal & breakfast included.
Day 2 : Ouarzazate- Draa Valley – Erg Chigaga Dunes
Drive today to your Berber desert camp in the Moroccan Sahara, at the great dunes of Erg Chigaga. The route follows the course of the Draa River, passing via Agdz, Zagora and M’hamid El Ghezlane (where you’ll leave the tarmac road behind). Drive off-road for 2hrs to reach camp, arriving well before the sunset. Enjoy the campfire and star-gaze. Evening meal & breakfast included on both nights.
Day 3 : Erg Chigaga – Camel Ride
Day at leisure in the Sahara Desert. Camel-trek out from camp after breakfast and then walk to explore the tallest dunes. Lunch is included today. Possibly take a short ride out in the 4×4 before returning to camp in time for sunset. Overnight at camp once more.
Day 4 : Lake iriqui – Marrakech
Early breakfast, then drive back to Marrakech, exit the desert a different route, to reach the tarmac road at Foum Zguid (after 3 hours off-road drive via the dried salt flats at Lake Iriqui). Follow the route north via Tazenakht to once more join the route across the High Atlas mountain range per day 1. Expect to reach Marrakech late afternoon / early evening.
What is included?
- 4 Days jeep & driver, including fuel
- Pick up from your Marrakech accommodation & Drop off at your Marrakech accommodation Ending the tour of Marrakech
- Ensuite room with A/C in typical hotels, Kasbahs & Riads ,
- 1 Night in Riad in Ouarzazate
- 2 nights in tent in Erg Chegaga
- 4 Diners & 4 breakfasts
- Camel ride.
What is excluded?
- Personal Spending