This 3 days desert tour from Marrakech toM'hamid and Erg chigaga has been our best seller for years . Its the one of the best desert trip from Marrakech that will allow you discover the real Morocco Sahara with its sand , dunes , oases , Kasbahs and rocky desert at ease , enjoy a camel trekking activity in sand and an overnight sleep in your desert camp in the Middle of nowhere.
Day trip : Desert experience 3 days/ 2ovrnights / Zagora and Mhamid
Day 1: Departure from marrakech at 8.00am. Crossing from Atlas Mountains . On the top of the pass, you leave the main road to reach the old Pacha Glaoui kasbah: Telouet. From Telouet you use a very small road in the mountain which offer you a beautiful landscape between the small Berber village and a luxuriant and opulent green valley. Arrival at Ait ben Haddou, the famous kasbah classified by UNESCO and has been the site of countless movie sets (lunch here, not included ). Ouarzazate and crossing from the Atlas Mountains to Agdz the begining of the Draa Valley and its 3 millions palm trees.
Day 2 : You drive along the Draa valley . Contrast between the luxuriant green valley and its marvelous garden around the palm trees. Arrival to Zagora. After Zagora an amazing village well known for is green pottery and an unforgettable coranic bibliotheque. Arrival for the lunch at MHamid the last village of the Draa valley where the road stop to give up the place at the sand dunes. MHamid is a mecca for the Sahara culture where Nomades, Berbers and Saharaoui get along with the Desert. At the end of the road you use a unforgetable sandy track between the dunes and wide plains to arrival at the chgaga dunes. Overnight in the camp around the fire place and with the blue mens desert.
Day 3 : You leave the camp after a beautiful walk in the dunes for the sunrise. You drive along the dunes and crossing of the dried Iriqui lake which is a mecca for the rallye "Dakar. You reach the road at Foum Zguid. Taznakht is the capital for the southern carpets. Crossing the Atlas Mountains to arrive at Marrakech at the end of the afternoon