3 Days Marrakech Merzouga
Day 1: Marrakech - Dades Groges
We will make an early morning departure from Marrakech, to cross the Tichka pass in the High Atlas Mountains with a short stop for coffee and a visit the argan oil cooperative.
We will stop for lunch at UNESCO World Heritage site, Ait Ben Haddou, the most famous Kasbah in Morocco. After lunch we will continue through the Skoura Oasis, where numerous ancient Kasbahs stand amongst the palm trees. From here, the route takes us through Kela’a M’gouna, the Valley of Roses, with a stop to see cosmetics locally made from the valley’s abundant roses. We will continue to the Dades Gorge, Auberge Panorama or similar.
Day 2: Dades Gorges - Merzouga
After breakfast, we will have time to walk by the river before continuing to Todra Gorge for lunch. We will drive via the town of Erfoud to arrive at Erg Chebbi dunes to spent the night in our camp.
Day 3: Merzouga - Marrakech
After the breakfast and a shower in your hotel or riad or camp. We will pass through Rissani, the ancient capital of Morocco. The drive will take us through the Berber villages of Alnif and N’Kob and through the Draa Valley to Agdez. We will continue to Ouarzazate, where we will have lunch and visit the Taourirt Kasbah. We will return to Marrakech over the High Atlas mountains to arrive in the early evening.