The Magic of the Desert

(05 Days / 04 Nights )

Looking for a One Thousand and one Nights experience in the desert? Ours is the ORIGINAL!

This tour takes you to the heart of Erg Chigaga, which is the largest Saharan ergs of the Sahara in Morocco. Erg Chigaga offers pure and unique romantic getaways for honeymooners. It is also an ideal spot for artists, fineart photographers and all mother nature lovers. In this wonderful Morocco desert tour, you will enjoy magical sunset and sunrise camel ride over the golden sand dunes. You will also spend a night of a lifetime in a Luxury Desert Camp under the watch of the bright stars…

Our Morocco desert Tour will also introduce you to the magic of Marrakech, the High Atlas Mountains and the Berber Villages. As a BONUS for this wonderful trip, you will drive along the largest valley  and palmgroove in Morocco, which is the Draa Valley.

What are you waiting for to join this amazing Morocco Desert Tour ! 

Cities covered in this tour

[rev_slider alias=”the-magic-of-the-desert”]

Detailed Itinerary:

Day 1 : Marrakech airport – Hotel (D)

Meet and greet at Marrakech airport, then transfer to the hotel. Optional lunch. In the afternoon, enjoy a half day guided city tour of Marrakech, “Paris of the Sahara” and Winston Churchill once described it. Stop first at the Koutoubia Mosque, which is an old monument built under the reign of the Almohad Caliph Yaqub al-Mansur (1184 to 1199). This monument inspired other buildings such as the Giralda in Seville in Spain and the Hassan Tower in Rabat. Stop next at the Bahia Palace. This Palace was built in the late 19th century and was intended to capture the essence of The Islamic and Moroccan style. Visit Madrasa Ben Youssef after that. Complete your city tour with the world famous Jema El Fna Square where you will enjoy amazing performance of traditional activities by storytellers, snake charmers, peddlers of traditional medicines. Dinner in the hotel. Overnight in Marrakech.

Day 2 : Marrakech – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate (BD)

Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to Ouarzazate crossing the high Atlas Mountains. Stop first at the wonderful fortress of Ait Ben Haddou. The village is a great example of earthen clay architecture that has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987. Ait Ben Haddou is an iconic landscape immortalized in such films as “The Man Who Would Be King (film) (1975)”, “Jesus of Nazareth (1977)”, “The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)”, “Gladiator (2000)”, “Son of God (film) (2014)”. Optional lunch at a local restaurant. Continue to Ouarzazate for overnight.

Day 3 : Ouarzazate – Zagora – M’Hamid El Ghizlane (BD)

Breakfast in the hotel. Enjoy the city tour of Ouarzazate, also known as Morocco Hollywood. Begin with a panoramic view of Taourirt Kasbah, which is considered one of the most beautiful kasbahs in Morocco. Visit the film studios where some of the most famous desert landscapes were and are still being shot. Transfer to Zagora. Visit the famous Tamgroute library. The latter has Coranic scripts dating back to the 12th century. Visit Tamgroute village which is famous for its pottery section. Optional lunch at a local restaurant, then transfer to M’Hamid El Ghizlane. Enjoy sunset camel ride upon arrival. Dinner and overnight in a charming Desert Camp.

Day 4 : M’Hamid El Ghizlane – Marrakech (BD)

Breakfast in the desert camp. Enjoy optional wonderful ATV or Buggy ride in the desert. Late in the morning return transfer to Marrakech. Dinner and overnight in the hotel.  

Day 5 : Marrakech airport (B)

Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to Marrakech airport for your departure flight.

Included Services
Excluded Services
Included Services

–       Accommodation in double / twin / single rooms

–       Breakfast and dinner in the hotels daily

–       Modern A/C Minibus / Motorcoach during the tour

–       English speaking escort guide

–       Entrance fees to monuments

–       Sunset camel ride in the desert

–       Porterage at airport and hotels

–       All taxes 

Excluded Services

–       Any services not mentioned in the program

–       Tips & porterage

–       Beverages

The Magic of the Desert

05 Days / 04Nights )
From $/€


Book this tour

No Surprises !

Back to FIT Tours

Book this tour