3 Days Sahara Desert Tour from Marrakech

3 Days Sahara Desert Tour from Marrakech


Welcome to Morocco! Prepare for an unforgettable adventure into the mesmerizing Sahara Desert from Marrakech. This 3-day tour will take you on a journey through stunning landscapes, ancient kasbahs, and the iconic Erg Chebbi dunes. Experience the magic of the desert as you ride camels, camp under the starlit sky, and immerse yourself in Berber hospitality.


Day 1: Marrakech to Dades Gorge

  • Depart Marrakech early in the morning and journey through the High Atlas Mountains via the Tizi n’Tichka Pass, enjoying breathtaking scenery along the way.
  • Stop at the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Ben Haddou, a fortified village with ancient kasbahs and stunning desert views.
  • Continue to Ouarzazate, known as the “Hollywood of Morocco,” and visit the Atlas Film Studios, where many famous movies were filmed.
  • Drive through the captivating Valley of the Roses and reach the Dades Gorge, where you’ll spend the night in a traditional guesthouse.

Day 2: Dades Gorge to Merzouga

  • After breakfast, depart for the Sahara Desert, passing through the Todra Gorge with its towering cliffs and lush palm groves.
  • Arrive in Merzouga, where you’ll meet your camel caravan for a magical trek into the desert. Enjoy a camel ride over the golden sands as the sun sets.
  • Reach your desert camp nestled in the heart of the dunes and experience the tranquility of the Sahara. Enjoy a traditional Berber dinner around the campfire, accompanied by lively music and stargazing.

Day 3: Merzouga to Marrakech

  • Wake up early to witness the sunrise over the Sahara Desert, a truly breathtaking sight.
  • After breakfast, ride your camels back to Merzouga and embark on the journey back to Marrakech.
  • Stop for lunch in Ouarzazate and visit the Taourirt Kasbah before continuing through the Atlas Mountains.
  • Arrive back in Marrakech in the evening, where your Sahara Desert adventure concludes.

Note: This itinerary is customizable, and alternative routes or additional stops can be arranged based on your preferences and time constraints. Additionally, this tour can be extended to include more days or combined with other destinations in Morocco.



  • Comfortable car with air conditioning.
  • You can stop whenever you want.
  • Pick up at hotel,Riad or wherever you want.
  • Experienced driver,  English speaking.

Fuel, tolls and all associated expenses

Not Included 

  • Noon meal. (Possibility of picnic or restaurants).
  • Drinks at meal.
  • Tips and personal miscellaneous expenses.
  • Entry fees to Monuments / Museums / Kasbahs
  • Anything not mentioned in the program