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Overwiev of the 3 days tour from Marrakech

Visit Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou (UNESCO HERITAGE) and Ouarzazate

Drive through the High Atlas Mountains/Tizi N’Tichka Pass.

A night at the Erg Chebbi dunes

Enjoy the fascinating sunset, sunrise and the stars

Trip to the Middle Atlas Mountains/Visit the Cedar Forest

ait benhdou tour
DAY 1 of the 3 Days tour from Marrakech: Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate - Dades:

This 3 day tour from Marrakech starts with pick up from your accommodation and drive towards the Dades Valley. The journey to our destination takes us through the High Atlas Mountains and the magnificent Tizi N’Tichka Pass. The drive through these incredible landscapes offers breathtaking views that you can’t help but admire. Then we stop to visit the Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou.

Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou has been a World Heritage Site since 1987 and has served as a backdrop for numerous films such as Kingdom of Heaven, Gladiator and Prince of Persia. It is one of the most popular destinations for filmmakers from all over the world. Afterwards, we will drive to Ouarzazate. This beautiful city is also called the Hollywood of Africa. Then drive through the beautiful oasis of Skoura to the Dades Valley. Overnight in a hotel in Dades (breakfast and dinner included).

DAY 2 of the 3 Days tour from Marrakech: Todra Gorge - Merzouga desert

Todra is the next place we will visit after breakfast in the Dades Valley. The canyons in Todra are the highest and narrowest in Morocco. Here we will take you for a walk through the magnificent canyons. After lunch, we will continue to the desert of Merzouga, where you will pass some fascinating oases and Erfoud (the capital of fossil production). Upon arrival in Merzouga, you will head to the Erg Chebbi dunes for a camel ride.

Besides riding camels and admiring the beautiful view of the Sahara, you will have the opportunity to watch the sunset over the highest sand dunes in North Africa. The overnight stay and dinner will be spent in a nomad tent. You will also enjoy a small show with Berber music around the campfire and under the endless starry sky.

watching the sunset in the desert of Merzouuga
DAY 3 of the 3 Days tour from Marrakech: Merzouga desert - Zis Valley - Midelt Fes

In the morning we wake you up to see the sunrise in the desert. Then your camel man will lead you back to Merzouga where you can have a shower and breakfast. After that, you will continue to the city of Fes, where you will pass by different places and enjoy the magnificent views and landscapes. And also, you can love to take some pictures. We will stop in Midelt for lunch. Then the tour continues with the drive to Fes via the Middle Atlas Mountains with a break on the road to visit the beautiful cedar forest, which is a home for Barbary macaques. We also take a break in beautiful Ifrane (Switzerland of Morocco). We arrive in Fes in the late afternoon. The 3 days tour of Marrakechr ends.

You might also be interested in the 4 days desert tour from Marrakech

  • Private transport AC minibus with English speaking guide/driver
  • We will pick you up and drop you off at your accommodation
  • 1 night in a desert camp in private tents
  • Camel trekking in the Sahara Merzouga
  • Dinner and breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Entrance fees, other personal expenses and pocket money