Discription 2 day trip Marrakech to Merzouga desert
Book private 2 day trip from Marrakech to Merzouga desert and Dunes Of Erg Chebbi. This Morocco short trip to Merzouga is for travelers who have limited time and they want to discover real Sahara desert, The desert where dunes are very high, stars are shining. Also great opportunity to spend the night in Berber luxury camp. watch sunset and sunrise. Best Morocco Camel tours.
Merzouga 2 days desert tour from Marrakech is driving more than exploring. Spent most of the time in comfortable air conditioned car. Enjoying dramatic changing of landscapes. From the high Atlas mountains to sand dunes of Erg Chebbi desert.
What to expect Merzouga tour 2 days from Marrakech ?
Your Marrakech to Merzouga 2 days trip and 1 night camel trekking Sahara desert camp. it's advised to leave Marrakech very early to have enough time for visiting Ait Ben Haddo kasbah and reach Merzouga desert before sunset to ride camel and watch sunset..... The first day of 2 day tour from Marrakech to Merzouga start early morning from your Riad or hotel in Marrakech. And to travel Merzouga desert . you will cross the breathtaking views of High Atlas Mountains to reach Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou. ( Ancient fortified fortress, and UNESCO world heritage ).Later on, continue through route of 100 Kasbah. And Roses Valley. stop for lunch in one of the Berber villages on the way. In the afternoon late you will reach magnificent dunes of Erg Chebbi and Merzouga desert. Here you will ride your camel and start camel trekking excursion. stop on the way to see sunset before you will get to luxury desert camp. We offer private conformable tent. Our Merzouga luxury camp has private shower and toilet. you drink glass of meat tea and relax after long journey from Marrakech to Merzouga. the second day of Merzouga 2 days tours from Marrakech start with an early morning. Wake to watch the memorable sunrise behind dunes. You are free to ride camel 4WD or ATVs quad biking as an extra. Start long journey from Merzouga back to Marrakech via Rissani, Alnif, Tazarine, Draa Valley Anti-Atlas Mountain. therefore you reach Ouarzazate stop for lunch and visit Taourirt Kasbah and Atals Film Studio. ride on Atlas Mountains again to ge Marrakech later around 7am. Hers is the en of our services for 2 day trip from Marrakech to Merzouga desert with camel ride and overnight desert camp. we hope you will enjoy this great Sahara experience and authentic Bereber cullture.
Highlights Marrakech to Merzouga Morocco Tour
Cross the High Atlas Mountains with its pass of Tizi Ntichka
Walk to the world heritage site of Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou
Ride a camel in Erg Chebbi to watch the colour-changing sunset
Spend the night at a Berber desert camp at the Sahara desert
Itinerary 2 day trip from Marrakech to Merzouga desert
Detailed itinerary of 2 days tour in Morocco From Marrakech to Merzouga and back to Marrakech. The tour program includes camel ride and overnight desert camp in Dunes of Erg Chebbi.
Day 1 : Marrakech - High Atlas Mountains - Ait Ben Hadou Kasbah - Merzouga - camel ride
Merzouga camel trekking Excursion
Our private 2 day desert trip from marrakech starts after picking you up at your hotel or riad in Marrakech. You will leave for Merzougas with an expert tour guide / driver. On the way you will cross the High Atlas Mountains by the incredible Tizi n’Tichka port, 2,260 meters high. Shortly after crossing the Atlas we will arrive at the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, it’san incredible fortified village where films such as Gladiator or The Kingdom Of the Skies.
After the visit of Kasabah we will take the Road of the Thousand Kasbahs towards Skoura Oasis, The Valley of roses, Dades valley. We stop for lunch on the way. Then we continue through Tinjdad, Risaani.
Before sunset you will reach Merzouga Sahara desert village to start camel trekking excursion to desert camp. To reach the camp you will ride your camel over sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. The dunes are located south east of Morocco. and Sahara desert is large as 35 km long and 5 to 8 km wide it's also reputed as the highest sand dunes in North Africa.
The camel treks takes about 1h 30 min from Merzouga town to the nomadic camp. We have both luxury and normal comfort camp. in the camp we have western bathroom kitchen and dining room.
After delicious Tagine at the dinner the Berber guide will make some berber music. They use traditional drums. you will play drums and watch stars. enjoy 1 night camel treking Marrakech.
Day 2 : Erg Chebi dune - Rissani - Alnif > Draa valley - Anti-Atlas Mountains
Merzouga camel trekking Excursion
Today in second day of 2 day Desert tour from Marrakech itinerary start with an early morning. The guides in camp will wake you up to watch fabulous sunrise behind Erg Chebbi dunes. Breakfast and shower at the camp. Camel treks to Merzouga or 4WD or ATVs quad biking as an extra activity to Merzouga.
The journey is long again from south east to the center of Morocco .Leave Merzouga and drive to Marrakech through Rissani and its palm grove oasis. Visit the authentic markets. Continue to Alnif, Tazarine, Draa valley, and Ouarzazate via Anti-Atlas Mountains and reach Marrakech late evening around 7pm. This the end of Authentic Berber tours and Marrakech to Merzouga with camel trekking excursion overnight desert camp.
Marrakech to Merzouga desert tour price :
The price of private 2 day tour Marrakech to Merzouga desert is depending on the number of travelers, the season and accommodation choice, it can start from250 per person for groups and families to 390 Euro; per person for couples and luxury trips.
What's price included ?
Pick-up and drop off at / from your hotel, Riad or Airport
Camel ride & overnight in Merzouga desert camp ( Camel per person )
What's not price included ?
Hotel in Marrakech
Mid Day meals and drinks
Guides tips ( optional )
Entrence ( optional )
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Here are most questions asked by travelers about Morocco, and Marrakech Sahara desert Tours.
How to book and pay this trip ?
After you chick our offer and read all details, send a message via Email or WhatsApp. Informing us what you are interesting in. To confirm any tour or activity, we require a small deposit to be paid over PayPal to our account, the balance is due in cash at the meeting point in Euros, Dollars or equivalent in dirham. Once you send a deposit means your booking is confirmed.
Difference between private & shared desert Tours ?
On our Marrakech shared group desert tours you will share only transportation. But you will get private room in hotels and private tent in Sahara desert camp.
For Private Marrakech desert trips you will be in comfortable car 4x4 . We offer 2 commendations options. Standard and Luxury.
Is it possible to reach the camp without riding the camels ?
To get to Desert camp in the midddle of sand dunes there other means of transport rather than the camels as : take 4WD car or by ATVs quad biking, And also by trekking or walking.
What is best time to visit Morcco Sahara desert ?
Best time to visit Merzouga & Erg Chebbi Sahara desert is from September to November. And From February to May. Summer ( July and august ) in Merzouga Sahara is hot averaging around 45ºC during the day. but at nigh the weather is okay. Our visitors go afternoon late and come back early morning. and during the winter (December and January ) in desert is very cold specially at night or early morning but our camp is equipped with enough mattresses and blankets. We are available the whole year.
Map of 2 day desert trip from Fes to Merzouga
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2 day from Marrakech to Merzouga tour reviews, read what our costumers said about our Morocco Sahara desert tour. Marrakech to Merzouga 2 days.
"2 day Desert tour – Marrakech to Merouga"
"Merzouga 2 daya tour 1 night from From Marrakech was great trip offered by TOP SAHARA TRIPS. it’s long travel days but enjoying. The reasons we booked this tour is our limited schedule. We really wanted to see real desert and authentic Sahara experience. And we really had it. The highlight is Merzouga camel trekking excursion to Luxury camp in Erg-Chebbi dunes. We saw sunset sunset and a lot of stars at night. We enjoyed 2 days tour Marrakech to Merzouga desert."
"Best Marrakech to Merzouga Desert trip"
"We booked online 2 day desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga through the website of Top Sahara Trips. they an expert job. We really enjoyed long driving from Marrakech center of Morocco to Merzouga south east. We reach just before sunset and we took camel to watch sunset. the food and Berber music in the camp were nice. go now and take your tow days trip one night start Marrakech and back to Marrakech."
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Note : The tour itinerary of private 2 day trip from Marrakech to Merzouga can be modified to your needs and requirements. Feel free to contact us.
Good to know before you GO
The distence between MARRAKECH and MERZOUGA isvery long. Over 550KM, it takes around11 hours. you will spend most of the in car.
2 days trip from Marrakech to Merzouga desert isnot recommendedfor family vacation with kids. and also old people.
The vigetarion option is availeble . please let us know at time of booking and remind your guide.