Tour 6 Days : Great tour of the desert Erg Chigaga
Day 1 : MARRAKECH - AIT BEN HADDOU - OUARZAZATE - BOULEMANE DADES :
We will start our journey in the direction of Ouarzazate, passing through the Tizi'nTichka hill. We'll cross the High Atlas that is surrounded by spectacular scenery to reach the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, one of the largest and best preserved of Morocco, declared UNESCO heritage and was the site for many films like Gladiator, the Sheltering Sky, and Ali Baba and the 40 Thieves. Then we will continue our journey through the Valley of Roses until you get to Boulmane Dades where we spend the night. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
After a hearty breakfast, we leave for the falls of Dades, through a landscape of ochre and red-colors, full of Kasbahs and ksours. We will continue until Erfoud, famous for its fossils and, through Rissani, we will arrive at Merzouga, a small village surrounded by dunes of Erg Chebbi. Arriving at the hotel, we will leave the off-road Jeep and take camels, delving into the desert where the sun goes down until you get to the tent camp where we will spend the night under a million stars. Dinner and overnight in the fully equipped tents.
Day 3 : ERG CHEBBI - MERZOUGA - ZAGORA :
Rise early to enjoy a unique experience: the sunrise in the desert, an amazing light show and unparalleled silence. After breakfast, on camel, we will reach Merzouga again to retrieve the Jeep and continue towards Zagora. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 4 : ZAGORA - TAMGROUTE - MHAMID - CHEGAGA :
After breakfast, we depart for Tamgroute, famous for its maze of ksours connected by dark passages and for the production of traditional green ceramic. We will continue to M'hamid, a small village with a frontier atmosphere. After lunch we will take the track to get to the dunes of Chigaga, where we can admire a sunset over the dunes and spend the night in tents. Dinner and overnight in camp.
We'll wake up early to see the sunrise on the dunes. After breakfast, we leave in the direction of Foum Zguit and along the way we'll reach the oasis of Iriki. Evening arrival in Ouarzazate. Dinner and overnight in riad.
Day 6 : Ouarzazate - Marrakech :
The next morning, after visiting the film studios Atlas and the Kasbah of Taourirt, we will resume on the road to Marrakech, crossing thorugh small mountain villages. We'll arrive in the red city in the evening. Dinner and overnight in a riad.