This Sahara Desert Tour from Agadir to Merzouga immerses you in the rich cultures and landscapes of the South of Morocco. Stay in traditional accommodations and explore villages off the beaten track. Feast on tagine, taste Berber Tea with Saffron, meet locals, enjoy insightful demonstrations and lectures about Moroccan culture and traditions, visit the grand Ait Benhaddou kasbah, travel through the Sahara on a camel. This 4-day tour is perfect for travellers looking to discover the diversity of Morocco’s south in a short amount of time.
Details & Itinerary
Day 1: Agadir – Taliouine -Taznakht- Ait Benhaddou Kasbah – Ouarzazate – Skoura – Dades Gorge
Start your Morocco Sahara Desert trip from your hotel in Agadir. Drive through the amazing Taliouine village, the Morocco’s heart producing Saffron and Taznakht village well-known for its Berber colorful rugs heritage. Pay a visit to the best Kasbah in the area (Glaoui Kasbah and Ait Benhaddou Kasbah). Stretch your legs in the big palmeraie of Skoura. Drive through the longest street of Morocco. Take amazing photos in Dades Gorge. Spend your night in the amazing hotel in Dades Gorge. Enjoy your dinner there.
Day 2: Dades Gorge – Todra Gorge – Rissani – Merzouga – Erg Chebbi dunes
Start your day in the morning and drive toward the desert. Take a break in Todra Gorge. Make some stops in the plenty of amazing villages on your way. Go off road through the big dunes of Erg Chebbi. Ride a camel and enjoy the sunset from the top of the dunes. Have dinner with your loved ones in our tent-restaurant or in a table set specially for you somewhere near the camp. Dance and sing with our Berber team at night around the fire. Walk barefoot in the tranquility of the night in the desert. Travel to a unique world under a starry sky. Spend a magical night in your luxury tent.
Day 3: Erg Chebbi dunes
Wake up early in the morning to watch the sunrise from the top of the dunes of Erg Chebbi. Immerse yourself in the silence of the morning while enjoying your Berber locally made breakfast. Visit Berber villages around the dunes. Try sandboarding from the top of the dunes. Ride a camel for a long desert trek. Relax in front of your tent or read your favorite book. Meditate and connect with nature. Do not miss the sunset again and capture this unique moment. Share your culture with our Berber family around the fire. Taste a unique dinner under the stars. Take a hot shower in your tent. Sleep in your king size bed in a tent decorated like Berber kings
Day 4: Erg Chebbi dunes – Errachidia – Midelt – Azrou – Ifrane – Fes
Wake up early in the morning. Take one of the best breakfasts during your time in Morocco. Drive toward Fes via Ziz Valley. Stop when you want to have breaks or to take photos. Feed and play with Barbary macaques in the cedar forest near Azrou. Take a photo with the famous lion of Ifrane. End your sahara desert journey in Fes at your riad/hotel.