5 days Canyons and Dunes from Marrakesh

SuperTours-Maroc have created 5 days canyons and dunes from Marrakesh. In this tour you will see Zagora, Merzouga, Erg-Chebbi, Merzouga and Dades Gorges.

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Day 1: Marrakesh – Zagora

Zagora
Zagora

This journey starts with a departure towards southern Morocco, right through the High Atlas Mountains. An exquisite view, with the colorful, vibrant colors of green and red, contrast sights and many villages. When you get to the highest point of 2060m you can see the unique landscape and definitely enjoy the quietness of the mountain. Afterwards, you will visit the city of Ouarzazate and its Taourirt Kasbah. Then, a drive through the exquisite valley of Draa, and accommodation in Zagora.

Day 2: Zagora – Merzouga

Merzouga
Merzouga

To get to Merzouga you will be taken through Tazarine, Nkoub, and Rissani – the capital of Tafilalte. The beauties of the desert include many Berber villages, wonderful sights, and sand dunes. In the end of the day, you will arrive in Merzouga – the heart of the desert where you will overnight.

Day 3: Merzouga – Erg-Chebbi – Merzouga

Erg Chebbi
Erg Chebbi

The third day of this tour consists of a large desert tour, including the dunes and the desert’s biggest landmarks. The first stop is in Khamlia, a village where you can enjoy listening to live Gnaoua music which is played by the locals. Moreover, you can learn the local’s culture, get to know their lifestyle and visit the nomad’s tents. In the evening, you are coming back to the hotel, but that is not all! You have the chance to ride a camel to the desert, where you can spend the night.

Day 4: Merzouga – Dades Gorges

Dades Gorges road
Dades Gorges road

Before you come back to the hotel, you will be woken up really early in order to ride a camel while the sun comes up. Afterwards, you have some time for yourself – breakfast, shower etc. This day includes the trip to Erfoud and many Berber villages like Tinejdad and Tinghir. The outstanding landscape of Todra Gorges – a canyon in the eastern part of the High Atlas Mountains in Morocco, near the town of Tinerhir is also worth-seeing feature, a place where you can walk, talk and enjoy. The day ends with the visit of Boumalne and Dades Gorges where you will spend the night.

Day 5: Dades Gorges – Marrakesh

Marrakesh
Marrakesh

Going back to Marrakesh you will have the chance to visit the place where the rose festival takes place each year. It is called Kelaa M’Gouna and is most famous for the “Festival des Roses” in May. Also, you will visit the best-preserved Kasbahs of Morocco, the historical (11th century) Kasbah of Ait-Ben-Haddou, where many famous movies were filmed. Lastly, you will have lunch in Ouarzazate and end the trip in Marrakesh.

 

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