2 Days Tour from Marrakech to Merzouga Desert
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2 Days Tour from Marrakech to Merzouga Desert
The 2 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga provides a very intense but captivating desert experience. This tour offers the opportunity to ride camels and traverse the mesmerizing Erg Chebbi dunes, witness the breathtaking sunset from a high dune, get into the culture and enjoy Berber music and storytelling around a campfire, and spend a night in a luxury desert camp.
Although the tour involves considerable driving on both days, those with more time are encouraged to consider the 3 days desert tour from Marrakech, which allows for a more relaxed journey to the desert. However, the 2 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga remains a great option for those looking for a taste of the magic of the Sahara Desert and an unforgettable overnight adventure.
- We offer both standard and luxury accommodations. Please let us know what your preferences are and we will send you the available options.
- In addition to the first-class service, we have free wifi, water, pillows, and a wide variety of music in our vehicles for your amazing journey.
- Please contact us for the desired tour, pricing, and more information: [email protected]
Day 1: Marrakech » High Atlas » Ouarzazate » Dades Gorges » Merzouga Desert [563 km]
Get ready on a fantastic 2 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga. Our journey begins with a drive through the scenic High Atlas Mountains, passing by Ait Ben Haddou and Ouarzazate. Marvel at the impressive Kasbahs and capture stunning photos along the way.
Continuing our adventure, we explore the picturesque Dades Gorges and make a stop at the breathtaking Todra Gorges. Enjoy the panoramic views of the natural beauty of the canyons.
After that, we will reach Erfoud to explore the city. Get ready for a camel trekking experience in the magical Erg Chebbi dunes of Merzouga. Witness a captivating sunset and arrive at a traditional desert camp. Enjoy a delicious dinner under the starlit sky and spend the night in comfortable nomad tents.
This 2 day tour from Marrakech offers a taste of the Sahara desert beauty, cultural encounters, and unforgettable moments, leaving you with cherished memories of your time in Morocco.
Day 2: Merzouga Desert » Ouarzazate » Marrakech [557 km]
After enjoying the mesmerizing sunrise, we will have breakfast in the camp and ride camels back to the Hotel. From there, we will begin our trip back to Marrakech, making a stop for a delicious lunch along the way. The scenic routes will take us to picturesque palm groves and charming villages. We will arrive in Marrakech and drop you off at your location hotel/riad, concluding the unforgettable 2 day tour from Marrakech to the Merzouga desert.
Cherish the memories of the beauty of the Sahara Desert, the camel trek, and the enchanting landscapes that made this desert adventure truly amazing.
Good To Know:
The 2 days desert tour Marrakech to Merzouga doesn’t necessarily have to strictly follow the path we laid down here. In other words, 2 days desert tour Marrakech to Merzouga can be customized the way you like it. A tour itinerary is only limited by imagination. If you have any suggestions, we are happy to include them in the itinerary.
Also, if you are not familiar with Morocco, feel free to contact us so we can help you. We are always ready to hear from you as well as help you to make your decisions.
Frequently Asked Questions
The distance from Marrakech to Merzouga is approximately 567 km, and the trip takes around 9 hours by car. This duration accounts for brief stops to capture panoramic views and photograph interesting sites along the way, ensuring you arrive at Merzouga Desert at the perfect time.
Our 2 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert exclusively offers a private option for a personalized and intimate experience.
The 2 days tour from Marrakech to Merzouga desert commences and concludes at your hotel/riad in Marrakech, ensuring a seamless and convenient experience.
The camel ride to the camp typically spans approximately one hour, allowing you to savor the desert landscape on your journey.
To prioritize your comfort, we provide a fleet of comfortable vehicles, including the Toyota Prado Land Cruiser TX and Mercedes Benz Sprinter minibus for larger groups. We believe that a comfortable journey enhances your overall travel experience.
While the tents are always private, the distinction lies in the type of camp. In the standard camp, the bathroom is shared, whereas, in the luxury desert camp, the tents are private and equipped with ensuite bathrooms.
Certainly, we offer 4WD transportation to and from the camp for those who prefer not to experience the camel ride.
Yes, the camp is equipped with electricity sourced from solar panels, ensuring a sustainable and comfortable environment.
Here’s a checklist for your 2 days Morocco desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga:
- Scarf or Hat
- Long jeans (comfortable for
- Camel trek)
- Long-sleeved shirts
- Rugged sandals or shoes
- Flip flops
- Hand sanitizers
- Portable charger
- Small backpack for essentials
- Wallet to secure valuables like phone and cards