4 Days Tour From Marrakech to Merzouga Sahara Desert
The 4 Days From Casablanca to Merzouga Overview:
The Best 4 Days Tour From Casablanca to Merzouga will give you the chance to discover the stunning middle and high Atlas mountains, Ifrane “a little Moroccan Switzerland” known for its alpine-style architecture and nearby ski resorts, Cedar Gouraud forest in Azrou where wild monkeys are living in their normal habits.
And Ziz valley the second longest river in the country, without forgetting the camel trek experience and overnight stay at desert camp including Sunset & Sunrise over the dunes of Erg Chebbi.
In our 4 Days trip from Casablanca, you’ll visit the traditional Weekly market of Rissani, the beautiful Todra valley and gorge, Dades Valley and Taourirt Kasbah, Film studios in Ouarzazate as well as the UNESCO World Heritage Site of ksar Ait Benhaddou as well as the high atlas mountains where we’ll make several stops to admire its panoramic views and authentic Berber small villages…before we reach Marrakech.
Tour Itinerary: The Best 4 Days Tour From Casablanca to Merzouga
Day 1: Casablanca – Rabat – Meknes – Fes
You will be picked up by your driver from Merzouga Tours and start our 4-day tour from Casablanca via Rabat, we will visit the Old Kasbah of Udayas and Hassan Tower, Meknes, another important imperial city in Morocco.
We will also visit the famous gate of Bab El Mansour, the Moulay Ismail Mausoleum, and the Sahrij Sorani, and then we continue to Fes. Overnight in a hotel/Riad.
Day 2: Fez – Ifrane – Azrou – Erfoud – Merzouga
We will pick you up at your hotel at 8 am and drive to Merzouga crossing the 350-kilometre Middle Atlas mountain range from southwest to northwest.
On the way, we will cross cities like Ifrane, known as the small “Moroccan Switzerland” for the architecture of their houses, and Azrou, one of the most famous Berber cities of Morocco where we meet the wild monkeys of Barbary. We will cross the valley and the gorges of Ziz and we will stop for lunch in Midelt.
Then continue to Erfoud where we will take a desert track to Merzouga. We will spend the night in a hotel next to the big dunes.
Day 3: Merzouga – Gorges of todra – Valley of Dades – Valley of roses
Wake up early to see the sunrise, then have your breakfast; Return by camel to your hotel and get ready for another day full of adventures. We will start in Rissani, we will visit Zawiya Moulay Ali Ash-Sharif and we will also investigate the Souk (local market), then continue our way to Tineghir via Erfoud “the capital of fossils and marble”.
You can visit the Khatarat (irrigation canal) on our way. Our next stop is at Tinejdad or Tineghir where you can have lunch. Later, we will continue the road along the river to reach the gorges where you can take a short walk, through this extraordinary place, while enjoying the view of the high rock faces (up to 300 meters).
Then we will head to Boumalne Du Dades, then to the gorge where you will have time to explore the Dades Gorge and see its rock formations “human bodies, fingers of the monkeys”. Dinner and overnight at the Kasbah or the hotel in the Dades Valley.
Day 4: Rose Valley – Skoura – Ouarzazate – kasbah Ait ben Hadou – Marrakech
After breakfast, we will cross the Dades valley towards Kalaat Mgouna and Ouarzazate. The road through the Dades Valley, the street of the thousand kasbahs, offers many opportunities to take pictures.
We will visit the valley of roses and the village of Skoura and continue to Ouarzazate, “the Hollywood of Africa” We; Lunch at a local restaurant near the famous Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, the largest Kasbah of Morocco.
After visiting this UNESCO World Heritage Site, our journey will continue along the majestic Tizi nTichka Pass to reach an altitude of 2,260m above the High Atlas Mountains. We will stop to enjoy the magnificent views and visit the argan oil cooperative. And then, continue to arrive in Marrakech at the end of the afternoon.
* Pick up at your hotel in Casablanca
* Drop off at your hotel in Marrakech
* Private tour in comfortable vehicle 4WD, minivan A/C
* Experienced English-speaking driver
* 2 nights stay at a private room at the hotel ( dinner & breakfast included )
* 1-night stay at a private tent at desert camp ( dinner & breakfast included )
* Sandboarding in the dunes ( if you are interested )
* Visit interesting places along the way
* Stops for panoramic views, takes photos, and has free time for lunch…