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Day 1: Marrakech to Dades Valley (D)
After pickup in Marrakech, venture through the High Atlas, navigating Berber villages and the Tizi-n-Tichka pass to visit Ait Benhaddou kasbah. Following lunch (own expense), continue to Ouarzazate where you can explore Atlas Studios, Africa’s biggest movie studio, and Taourirt kasbah, a former Glaoui Dynasty stronghold. Then, travel via the Rose Valley, Skoura Oasis, and Amerhidil kasbah to the Dades Valley.

Overnight: Dades Kasbah hotel

Day 2: Dades to Erg Chebbi (B, D)
After breakfast, walk through the Dades Gorges before returning to the Todra Gorges via Boumalne du Dades. On route, take photos of Tinghir’s palm groves before a stroll beside the River Todra and a mint tea. Then, pass the Anti Atlas and Tafilalet to Merzouga and Erg Chebbi’s dunes edging the Sahara, where you’ll ride a camel and overnight in a bivouac camp, with dinner and drum music under the stars.

Overnight: Tented camp

Day 3: Erg Chebbi to Marrakech (B)
Wake early for the sunrise and a mint tea before a camel ride to a kasbah hotel for breakfast and a shower. Then, return through the Atlas to Marrakech, where your adventure ends at the original departure point.
Locations visited
Todgha Gorge
Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou
Erg Chebbi Dunes
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Crossing the High Atlas to the Sahara from Marrakech requires detailed planning to experience the region’s full beauty and history. This convenient tour wraps them up in three days, with a guide to make everything extra engaging. Negotiate Tizi-n-Tichka pass to Ait Benhaddou and the movie town of Ouarzazate, plus ride camels and bivouac overnight in the Sahara’s Erg Chebbi dunes. Includes transport, accommodation, and convenient Marrakech pickup and drop-off.
  • See the best of the High Atlas and Sahara on a 3-day trip from Marrakech
  • Visit Ait Benhaddou, Ouarzazate, Todra, and more with insight from guide
  • Camel rides and night at desert camp in Sahara’s Erg Chebbi dunes
  • Great value: includes air-conditioned travel, accommodations, and some meals
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Fantastic tour!

Me and my girlfriend did the 3 day desert tour and couldn't of been happier. Going through the mountain made for some incredible sights and the dunes/desert was amazing. Our guide Hassan was very knowledgable and answered any questions we had and was funny too!...More

1  Thank Blake H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Best part of our holiday

My boyfriend and I took this 3 day tour and it was amazing. Our guide Hassan was really accommodating; always making sure we had enough water, air con, picture stops etc. He also pointed out lots of things on the way and I really feel...More

1  Thank Lily L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great experience, Our tour guide was great

Hasam was the name of our tour guide he was great. The experience of visiting the dunes and all the other stops was great.

1  Thank Luis Arturo P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Well executed 3 day tour

We were picked up early morning and embarked on the 3 day journey. Not only did we see the desert, but we were also taken to see other exiting places on the long way to the Sahara! Our guide Khalid was very humble and kind,...More

1  Thank Marius_Klansoe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Best 3 days of our holiday

Thanx Mohammed & Hassan for these 3 days!! It was only me and my girlfriend. We got a private tour in a jeep. Although we were in the car a lot, the different stops were definitely worth it. The tour is very well organized, the...More

1  Thank Jules D
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Shuang D
17 July 2018|
Response from CamelSafaries | Property representative |
Our tours run every days based on people time and interest. For more information contact camelsafaries by e-mail: camelsafaries@gmail
4 July 2018|
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Response from CamelSafaries | Property representative |
CTM & Suprator run every 2 hours from Marrakech or Ouarzazat. For more information write us at camelsafaries@gmail
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The trip is safe, I imagine that they are going to charge you extra, or be paired with another single traveller sharing a room
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