100% customized 4 day tour from Marrakech for family, couples or other with our top … Worry-free lifetime vacation with customized itinerary for Marrakech via Dades Gorge to M’Hamid with private guide & driver.
Explore Morocco in four day tour departure from Marrakech via Dades to M’Hamid over impressive mountain passes, gigantic views, oases and spend night in bivouac in Sahara.
We at Sahara Light – Travel company in Morocco, organise private tour departure from Marrakech to explore best of Sahara desert with local guides and drivers. Morning departure from the hotel or riad towards the Atlas Mountains. We pass Tizi’n Tichka road pass (at 2260 m) to Ait Ben Haddou, UNESCO World Heritage Site. This Kasbah was the backdrop for many films. Here you can have lunch and walk through the narrow streets. The journey continues to the gate of southern Morocco to Ouarzazate, known by the film studios or the Kasbah Taourirt.
Then we continue through the valley of the Kasbahs to Skoura and finally to the Dades valley, which stretches like a green ribbon through the reddish-brown rocky slopes of the Atlas. We stay overnight in a cozy country-style hostel and enjoy a Moroccan dinner.
In the morningwe continue our 4 day Marrakech tour to M’Hamid via Dades Gorge and after breakfast, we will take a winding route with impressive views over the Dades Gorge to the Todra Gorge with its towering cliffs. Then we continue via Tinerhir and Tazzarine to the fertile Draa Valley with its extensive palm groves. Here the largest oasis chain stretches over 100 km. The road continues to Tamegrout, famous for its traditional pottery. Through the barren rocky area and past the first dunes you reach M’Hamid. There the asphalt road ends and the track of the Sahara begins. In the dunes of Erg Lihoudi awaits our desert camp : Bivouac. Here we spend our first night in the desert with an excellent dinner.
After breakfast, we continue on the piste to the holy oasis (L’oasis sacré). In the shade of the palm trees you can enjoy your lunch break. The journey continues to the large dunes of Erg Chigaga, which stretch over 40km and are up to 300m high. At the foot of the dunes a comfortable Bivouac awaits you. In the afternoon you can take a camel trek through the vast dunes and enjoy the sunset from a dune. In the evening, you can expect a special Moroccan meal and you can end the day at the campfire with music of the nomads.
In the morning after breakfast, our 4 day Marrakech tour to M’Hamid via Dades Gorge continues : the path leads you to Lac Iriqui, a dry salt lake. In Foum Zguide you reach the asphalt road again. The path leads first to the Berber village Tazenaght and over a vast hilly landscape on the main road back to Marrakech. There we will reach our hotel or riad in the late afternoon. Sahara Light will be happy to organise desert tour from Marrakech. Contact us today.
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