Book your New Year Special 5 Days desert tour
Day 1: (December 29th) Marrakech – dades gorges
Day 2: (December 30th) Dades – Todra Gorge – Erfoud – Erg Chebbi – Merzouga
Another journey starts, after an early breakfast you will leave your hotel to travel towards the Sahara Desert. Then we drive along the road of 1000 Kasbahs you will descover many Berber villages scattered along the way .
Then arrive to Todgha Gorges is a series of limestone river canyons in the eastern part of the High Atlas Mountains in Morocco .
Tinejdad, we will have a Stop to visit a Berber village famous for its’ palms. After that Jorf Here you will stop to visit the old Canal of Irrigation .
Erfoud is a town in southern Morocco where you will have a stop to visit the workers of fossils and the Market of Dates. Finally , arrival at the edge of Erg Chebbi dunes From here we will go to Erg Chebbi where you will embark upon a camel and journey into the Sahara Desert.
In contrast, we will trek our way through the sand to a small Oasis in the middle of the dunes. Here is where you will be spending your evening, where the sky is clear and stars sparkle and shine with intensity.
Your accommodations this evening will be camping in a Nomad Berber Tent. Once settled in at camp, a campfire will be lit and our staff will play music with drums for the reason that to share our culture with you.
Afterwards you will be severed your dinner under the Saharan skies ‘blanket of stars’ at the campfire or in the restaurant tent at the camp.
Day 3: (December 31st) Erg Chebbi – Khamlia – Rissani – Merzouga
In the morning, after having a sunrise breakfast, we will break camp and ride our camels out of the desert and back to our original point of departure. You will return back to the hotel where you can enjoy a fresh shower before we leave for a tour of the area of Erg Chebbi.
Khamlia: You will visit a Berber residence and listen to the indigenous Gnawa music, originated in West Africa. After, you will visit some deserted mines and the Oasis of the Palm Trees.
Rissani: Rissani is best known as a producer of high quality of leather. You will visit the visit the famous Market of Rissani where you can find jewelry, souvenirs, gifts, spices, art and crafts. While in Rissani your lunch will be a traditional Moroccan pizza called “Medfouna”.
Merzouga: After we will return back to your hotel in Merzouga for your accommodations and diner and to enjoy a Traditional Moroccan New Year Celebration.
Day 4: (January 1st) Merzouga – Erfoud – Ouarzazete
we continue our New Year Special 5 Days desert tour . Then we will have a late departure from Merzouga to travel back towards Erfoud to Ouarzazate. You will arrive to Ouarzazate in afternoon. Your accommodation and dinner will in a riad/hotel in Ouarzazate.
Day 5: (January 2nd): Ouarzazete – Aït Ben-Haddou – Atlas Mountains – Marrakech
After your morning breakfast you will travel to Marrakech by way of the Atlas Mountains. You will stop for lunch in Taddart to have lunch at a Berber village in a panoramic restaurant. After you complete your lunch you will continue your travel to Marrakech.
Marrakech: Once you arrive to Marrakech, you will be dropped off at your hotel and this will complete your New Year Special 5 Days desert tour and end our services.
Tour includes :
- A Tour in 4×4 vehicle or Minibus (with A/C),
- An English speaking driver/guide
- 3 Riad/Hotel overnight stays
- A camel ride
- 1 night in desert camp
Tour does not include:
- All what is not mentioned above