Desert tour erg chegaga starts at your accommodation in Marrakesh, you discover the beautiful high Atlas Mountains, and you arrive to the Ksar of Ait Ben Haddou for the visit, one of the world’s most magnificent Kasbahs. Then you will take the road for draa valley a hug Palm Groves to M’hamid, the last village before the large sahara desert to reach you desert Camp in Chegaga dunes.
Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Ouarzazate – Valley Draa – Zagora
Departure from Marrakech at 7h00 am, (Pickup & Drop Off At your Hotel in Marrakesh), to cross the Tizi n Tichka pass in the High Atlas Mountains with a short stop for coffee and visit of Teloute Kasbah. Then we continue to visit UNESCO World Heritage site, the Ksar of Ait Ben Haddou, in the afternoon we travel over the Anti Atlas mountains, via the Berber villages of Agdz and the amazing Draa Valley. Dinner and Night in kasbah hotel with swimming pool in Zagora..
Zagora Dunes – Mhamid – Chegaga Dunes,
Breakfast and 2/3 hours camel ride in the midst of the desert. Pick up on 4X4 WD at approximately 10:30 am and travel through an amazing desert landscape to Sacred Oasis (Holy Oasis). Lunch break. The Sacred Oasis consists of a small group of palm trees around a water source in the midst of the desert, running all year long. The Nomads come here with their herds for soaking. Departure around 4:00 pm, to reach the dunes of Chegaga, 15 km away. The largest group of dunes of the region reaches a 300m height and a 40 km length. We will be spending the night in the Desert Camp in nomad tents.
Early morning wake up in order to walk to the top of the dunes for a beautiful sunrise and panoramic desert horizon. We drive south crossing the sand dunes to the dry lake of Iriki, nomad tents and small oasis arriving to the desert gate town of Foum Zguid. We will take the road to Taznakht, Anti Atlas Mountains and enormous palmer. Taznakht is much known for its original artisan weaving carpets. Then we follow back to Marrakech by the Atlas Mountain.
Private tour, modern air conditioned 4×4 vehicle
2 people: 295 Euro per person
3 people: 269 Euro per person
4 people: 215 Euro per person
5 people: 190 Euro per person
6 people: 140 Euro per person
The Price Included
Private 4×4 for Transportation.
Pickup & Drop off at your accommodation in Marrakech.
Tour Guide Speaking English during your tour
1 Nights at Kasbah hotel with dinner and breakfast
1 Night at the nomadic Camp in desert with dinner and breakfast