This is one of the most popular and classical Marrakech desert tours absolutely to have a unique and amazing desert experience. Moroccan desert tour to Erg Chegaga/Chigaga dunes will take you from the authenticity of Marrakech to the wildness of the desert.
It’s an opportunity to discover a new lifestyle and an exotic Berber culture.
Details & Itinerary
Day 1 – Marrakesh – Agdez
Meet you in Marrakech and drive to Ouarzazat through the dramatic Tizi ntichka pass (2260m), over the High Atlas Mountains, appreciate the beauty of the landscapes on the twisted road through the Berber villages. Taking Lunch by the Taourirte’s Kasbah and continue along Dra’a Valley to reach Agdez village.
Dinner and overnight at an amazing old kasbah /Riad.
Day 2 – Agdez – M’hamid
After breakfast, we take the road down the Dra’a Valley to Zagora for lunch.
In the afternoon, the trip takes us to M’hamid which marks the end of the paved road and the beginning of the desert, about two-hours camel trekking , you will reach the bottom of the highest dunes to enjoy magnificent sunset .
Dinner and overnight under a nomadic tent in Erg Lihoudi dunes.
Day 3 – M’hamid – Chegaga
Through the dry Dra’a river and over the old panoramic villages, we reach Erg Chegaga dunes.
Dinner and overnight under a nomadic tent in Chegaga Sahara
Day 4 – Chegaga – Ouarzazate
After breakfast, the road takes us through another desert road, you will enjoy the scenery of : Lake Iriqui, mountains and old rocks .
Via Foum Zguid, our team will drive back to Ouarzazate to discover Taznakht, famous for its Berber carpets and rugs.
Dinner and overnight in Ouarzazate Riad/ Hotel.
Day 5 – Ouarzazate – Marrakesh
After breakfast, you head off to the Kasbah of Tifoultoute and the cinematographic studios and Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, the house of Glaoui’s family.
From here,we cross the Tizi-n-Tichka pass, to reach Marrakech in the afternoon