5 Days Sahara Desert Tour from Casablanca

5 Days Sahara Desert Tour from Casablanca


Welcome to Morocco! Embark on a captivating 5-day Sahara Desert tour from Casablanca, where you’ll 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. This adventure promises an unforgettable exploration of Morocco’s enchanting wilderness.


Day 1: Casablanca to Marrakech

  • Depart Casablanca in the morning and travel to Marrakech, known as the “Red City.”
  • Explore Marrakech’s bustling medina, visit iconic landmarks such as the Koutoubia Mosque and Bahia Palace, and wander through the vibrant souks of Djemaa el-Fna square.
  • Overnight stay in a riad or hotel in Marrakech.

Day 2: Marrakech to Ouarzazate

  • After breakfast, depart Marrakech and journey through the High Atlas Mountains via the Tizi n’Tichka Pass, enjoying panoramic views of the rugged landscape.
  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Ben Haddou, a fortified village with ancient kasbahs and a stunning desert backdrop.
  • Continue to Ouarzazate, known as the “Gateway to the Sahara,” and explore the Taourirt Kasbah and the Atlas Film Studios.
  • Overnight stay in a riad or hotel in Ouarzazate.

Day 3: Ouarzazate to Merzouga

  • Depart Ouarzazate after breakfast and travel southeast towards the Sahara Desert.
  • Pass through the scenic Draa Valley and charming desert towns as you make your way to Merzouga, the gateway to the desert.
  • Upon arrival in Merzouga, meet your camel caravan and embark on a magical trek into the dunes of Erg Chebbi.
  • Reach your desert camp nestled among the sands and enjoy a traditional Berber dinner under the stars.
  • Spend the night camping in a comfortable tent amidst the tranquility of the Sahara.

Day 4: Merzouga Desert Experience

  • Wake up early to witness the sunrise over the dunes, capturing unforgettable moments amidst the desert landscape.
  • After breakfast, explore the surrounding desert on a guided excursion. Visit nomadic Berber families, discover hidden oases, and learn about the desert’s flora and fauna.
  • Enjoy activities such as sandboarding or quad biking on the dunes, or simply relax and soak in the serene desert atmosphere.
  • Return to your desert camp for another night under the stars.

Day 5: Merzouga to Casablanca

  • Wake up early to catch the sunrise over the Sahara Desert before enjoying breakfast at the camp.
  • Bid farewell to the desert as you ride your camels back to Merzouga.
  • Depart Merzouga and begin your journey back to Casablanca, reflecting on the unforgettable experiences of your Sahara Desert adventure.
  • Arrive back in Casablanca in the evening, where your tour 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