3 Days Marrakech desert tours to Merzouga

Tour Information

This 3 days desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga has been our best seller for years. It is the best desert trip from Marrakech that will allow you discover the real Morocco Sahara desert with its sand dunes, oases, Kasbahs and rocky desert at ease, enjoy a camel trekking activity in sand dunes and an overnight sleep in your Sahara desert camp in the middle of nowhere! 


  • Admire the amazing scenery of the High Atlas Mountains
  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou
  • Drive past the Valley of the Roses and the Road of 1001 Kasbahs
  • Admire the scenery of the high cliffs of the Todgra Canyons
  • Enjoy a camel ride adventure in the middle of nowhere Spend the night under the stars at a Saharan Desert camp

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Marrakech ─ Ait Benhaddou Kasbah ─ Ouarzazate ─ Dades Valley Gorges

Your 3 days 2 nights Marrakech desert trip, start at 08:00 in the morning, your driver guide, will pick you up from your accommodation in Marrakech and driver from Marrakech to Dades Gorges through high atlas Mountains '' Tizi- N-Tichka '' (2260m) higher, along the way, we will have stops to visit and take pictures for beautiful landscapes with different colors and the Berber villages... Afterwards we will arrive to the old Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, where you will have a free time to visit this stunning Kasbah which has been a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1987 and several films have been shot there...
After your visit and optional lunch, we will continue driving to Dades Valley, where will have a stop in Ouarzazate to visit “Taourirt Kasbah” Afterwards, we go further south east to the green Dades valley and the city of roses via the fascinating Skoura palmary, we will arrive to Dades Valley in the evening, Dinner and Overnight in A hotel/Riad

Day 2: Dades Gorges ─ Tineghir ─ Todra Gorges ─ Erfoud ─ Merzouga 

we will start our trip to Merzouga Sahara Desert, before we leave, we will visit Dades Gorges and will be a great opportunity to take a lovely pictures and nice views to admire... we will continue driving toward Tineghir '' Todra Gorges '' there you will have a free time to walk around, after an optional lunch we go to Merzouga desert where the camel trekking tours start from, we will pass through Erfoud the capital Moroccan city of fossils, we will arrive to Merzouga in the afternoon to be ready for the camel riding into the erg chebbi dunes, you will ride camels for 1h 30 inside the dunes of Sahara Erg chebbi. At your arrival to the camp you will leave your luggage in the tent and then you can walk in the dunes to watch the beautiful sunset and try a sand board in the sand dunes!
After seeing the sunset, you will go down back to the camp, you will invite you with a cup of tea, then you will have your meal in the camp '' delicious Moroccan Berber Tagine ‘‘after dinner, the party will start. Listening to local Berber nomads musicians play traditional music with drums and dancing around the campfire, after the party will be great opportunity to watch the magical sky full of stars and take lovely pictures. Dinner & overnight in nomad camp.

Day 3: Merzouga ─ Rissani ─ Draa Valley ─ Ouarzazate ─ Marrakech 

Early morning will wake you up to watch the sunrise from the dunes and return by camels to the Hotel. After breakfast we start enjoying the huge palm grove of Tafilalet through Rissani and with Draa valley arrival at Ouarzazate, free Time for lunch before our getting back to Marrakech. Arrival in the evening and drop off at your accommodation. 


  • Pick up from your Marrakech riad / hotel ( or the closest accessible point to your riad )
  • A/C modern minibus driven by an English driver / guide  
  •  First night in Dades Valley hotel including dinner and breakfast
  •  Second night at Erg Chebbi dunes desert camp including camel trekking, dinner and breakfast


  • Beverages
  • Lunches on the way
  • Optional local guide in Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou
  • Personal expences

Our Private Tours are Organized in Luxury Vehicles with your Own Private Driver/Guide
NUMBER OF PEOPLE 2 People 4 People 6 People +6 People
PRICE PER PERSON € 290 € 175 € 145 Request Quote
Our Shared Tours are Organized in Small Groups from 10 to 17 Persons
89 € 50 % Free

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Get the opportunity to visit the Sahara desert of Erg Chebbi Merzouga starting and ending in/from Marrakesh. Explore the Road thousands of kasbahs with diverse landscapes and follow the Nomades. Overnight in a Kasbah hotel in Dades Valley, then a second one under the stars at the desert camp with camel trekking. Read more about 3 Day Marrakech to Merzouga Erg Chebbi Desert.

Frequently Asked Questions

Ticket for the excursion will be sent to your email account. Please print it and bring it with you on the excursion day.
We will pick you up from your hotel / accommodation on the tour day and drive you back after the tour.
Please check the Tour Details for the available days.
To confirm your holiday booking we require a 50% deposit, the balance could be paid upon arrival
Please email us for group discounts.
Cancellation of a booking is available 1 day before the tour day.
Please fill the “Accommodation Details” field in the booking form with the room number of your hotel.


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- Confirmation will be received at time of booking - Children must be accompanied by an adult - Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required.