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Short Desert tours from Marrakech and Fes

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Omar liked his style of life doing caravans and the easyness of life. He wanted to show this and the beauty of the desert to others who have never had the chance experience what he has. Omar began to organize tours from his familly auberge in 1997 and he has been doing it ever since.

Here is a list of the short available treks from Merzouga, check them out.

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1) The Tea in The Sahara: 2 day desert tour from Marrakech Private tour, contact me for the price

Tour details:

Day 1: Marrakech - High Atlas Mountains - The Kasbah Aitbenhadou - The Draa Vally - The Sahara Desert

Pick up from your Riad in Marrakech at 8am, drive towards the High Atlas Mountains while enjoying the superb views of the little berber villages and larch green vallys, stops along the Tizi Ntichka pass to admire the beauty of the countryside, stop and tour the world heritage site of Aitbenhadou, lunch at the spot, get transported further to Zagora Desert via Ourzazat and the magnificient Draa Vally, stops along, arrive to the Sahara Desert in the afternoon, camel ride towards the camp, sunset in the desert, dinner , bonfire and local music, tent overnight stay.

Day 2: Zagora Desert - Ourzazat - Tizi Ntichka pass- High Atlas Mountains - Marrakech

Early morning wake up to watch the sunrise in the desert, breakfast at the camp, camel ride back to the village, get transported to Marrakech via Ourzazat and the High Atlas Mountains, stops along for breaks, lunch and more photos, drop off in Marrakech a around 4pm.

Duration: 2 days
Price includes:

Private AC 4x4, English speaking driver, Camel riding (camel pp), Private tent in the Sahara Desert, Your dinner and breakfast

2) The Real Morocco 3 Day Private Desert Tour from Fes. pls contact me for the price.


Day 1: Fes- Middle Atlas Mountains - Ifran - Cedar Forest and Barbary Troupes - Ziz Vally - Merzouga and the Dunes of Erg Chebbi

Pick up from your hostel at 8am, drive to Ifran, a Moroccan modern clean city, a ski resort close by attracts so many Moroccans and Westerns and winter time, explore the area, drive to Azrou thru the Middle Atlas Mountains, these mountains are fascinating with great opportunities for pictures, a stop at the Cedar Forest to Watch the wild Monkeys, drive further to Midelt for lunch, get transported towards the Sahara Desert, a stop at the beautiful Ziz Vally, carry on to Merzouga thru Erfoud and Rissani, an hour and a half camel ride thru the dunes of Erg Chebbi, a nice spot for the sunset, trek down to the camp, dinner and overnight stay in the Desert.

Day 2: Merzouga - Rissani - Todra Vally and Todra Gorge - Dades Vally and Dades Gorge

Early morning wake up to watch the sunrise over the dunes, trek back to Merzouga, breakfast at the hostel, depart to Rissani to visit the open local market and explore the area, drive to Todra Vally and Todra Gorge, stops along the Todra Vally, a walk at Todra Gorge, lunch at the spot, move further to Dades Gorge via Dades Vally and the Monkey fingers vally, hostel overnight stay at Dades Gorge.

Day 3: Dades Gorge - Rose Vally and Skoura oasis - The Kasbah Aitbenhadou - Marrakech

Breakfast at the hostel, depart to Marrakech via the Thousand Kasbahs route, the Rose Vally, stops along, a drive thru the huge oasis of Skoura, get transported further to the Kasbah Aitbenhadou and explore the Kasbah, lunch at the spot, drive thru the scenic Tizi Ntichka pass (2260 meters high), stops to admire the beauty of the Berber Villages above the Mountains and the green vallys, drop off at your accommodation in Marrakech. Arrival aprox 6pm.

price includes: Private 4x4, Vhicule fuel, Camel ride, Private tent overnight, Hostel overnight stay at Dades Gorge, Your dinners and breakfasts.