Erg Chigaga 4D/3N Morocco Desert Tour:
Marrakech - Erg Chigaga 3 nights Desert Trip & Camel Tour: Itinerary:
Day 1: Marrakech – High Atlas – Ouarzazate – Agdez
The 4 Day Morocco desert tour to Erg Chigaga departs from Marrakech "Red City" one of fourimperial cities of Morocco, situated on the foothills of the snow-capped Atlas Mountains. The drive will take us throughout for miles and miles enjoying the fascinating presence of superb and scattered Berber villages. The next stops will be Ait Benhaddou Kasbahs, a fortified village of the 11th century for a walking tour and probably a lunch break. 35 km further Ait Benhadou is the Hollywood of Africa Ouarzazate, where the biggest filmmaking studios are set. You will enjoy a scenic drive along the longest valley of the kingdoom ;Draa valley; 1052Km and the biggest palm tree oases. Arriving to Agdez and Tamnougalt where the first night of your Marrakech desert tour takes place.
Day 2: Agdez – Zagora -Tamegroute – Mhamid – Chigaga Dunes
Aftre breakfast, you keep driving along Draa Valley before passing by Zagora where the remains of an Almoravid fortress can still be seen. You pass by Tamagrout 1!km away. In this small town, you will visit oldest library of the kingdom ( Zaouira Nasirya). Driving along Draa valley to M'hamid via Tagounit and Ait Isfoul. From a vast plateau, you will get impressed by the huge sand dunes of Chigaga, where you go for a camel ride to meet one of the most fascinating sand dunes sights you will ever see, the superb sunset in the middle of the high sand dune. Tonight, you stay in Berber nomad or luxury camp depends on your package and enjoy a wonderful stars view.
Day 3: Chigaga Dunes – Iriki Lake – Foumzguid – Tazenakht - Ait Benhaddou
From chigaga, you drive a long sand dunes on a peaceful and fascinating wilderness some passing by the natural dried lake of Iriki.30 years ago this lake was full of water and different kinds of birds. After a long way driving on an off-road. Ye get in to the regular road and pass the small town of Foum-Zguid, which is a noiseless and a sleepy Berber town. You stopover in Taznakht, a former trading post for this large region. This little Berber village is one of the biggest centers of carpets in the kingdom. An easy drive and you get to Universal heritage of Ait Ben Hadou Kasbah,a fortified village of the 11th century where you will spend the night in a Kasbah hotel.
Day 4: Ait Benhaddou – Telouet- Tichka Pass – Marrakech
Just 40 km from Ait Benhadou Kasbah, you will see the Kasbah of Telouet, a former route of the caravans from the Sahara over the Atlas Mountains to Marrakech. It was the seat of the El Glaoui family's power; they were given political power of Morocco south of High Atlas Mountains by the King Moulay Hassan. The Glaouis were almost as strong in power as the sultan himself. The palace can still be visited but it is steadily becoming more damaged and is slowly collapsing. In 2010, work was underway to restore the property. You lunch in the Pass of Tichka and drive to Marrakech for end of your Erg Chigaga 4 day desert tour from Marrakech.
Marrakech - Erg Chigaga 4D / 3N Desert Tour: What's included?
Private A/C Vehicle, 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser for 4 days + fuel
English speaking driver for 4 days
Pick up & Drop off at your Marrakech accommodation
Ensuite rooms with A/C in typical hotels, Kasbahs & Riads with dinner and breakfast (Vegetarians are welcome)
Sunset Or Sunrise Camel Trek + Night in nomad desert bivouac (Private tents) with dinner & Breakfast
Free time to explore the sites such as Ait Benhaddou, kasbahs, Walks, Breaks for photos,..Etc
Marrakech - Erg Chigaga 4 days / 3 nights Desert Tour: Timing
Pick up at 8:00 a.m in summer months and 7h30 a.m in winter months
Drop off around 5:30 p.m and 6h30 in winter months
Marrakech - Erg Chigaga 4 days Tour : Why book with us?
- Save time and money! - Our prices are the lowest available
- Our Marrakech - Erg Chigaga 4 days / 3 nights Desert tour is private & guaranteed
- We are an operator, NOT A BROKER
- Our prices are fixed, No hidden fees
- Assistance and availability on site 24/24h
- Deposit payment upon confirmation and the remaining balance at the start of the tour
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Marrakech - Erg Chigaga 4 days / 3 nights Tour: How to book?
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