Agadir Desert Tours to Marrakech via Merzouga – 4 Days



Agadir Desert Tours to Marrakech Overview:

Embark on this 4-day Agadir to Marrakech desert tour for a truly unique desert adventure. Start your desert trip from Agadir to Taroudant, known as “the little Marrakesh”. tour its wall-enclosed medina, visit its local market and photograph its massive ramparts.

Visit the saffron museum and learn about saffron growing areas in Taliouine, and stop at Taznakht, full of co-operatives producing Berber rugs and gelims. Travel over the Anti-Atlas Mountains and arrive at Agdz at the edge of the valley. Drive off-road along through Dra’a Valley, full of palm trees and fortified kasbahs.

Experience camel trekking in the dunes of Erg Chebbi in Merzouga, admire the spectacle of the sunset from the summit of the dunes and enjoy the pure tranquility of the Sahara Desert. Enjoy dinner under the starlit sky of the Sahara Desert with an overnight in your own comfortable nomad tent in a desert camp among the big dunes.

Tour Berber villages and interact with the locals to learn about life in southern Morocco. Explore Toudgha Gorges with a local guide, stroll along the Dades Valley and visit the cosmetic co-operatives in Kel’aa M’gouna. Tour the fortified Kasbah Amredhil and wander Skoura Oasis.

Visit, Hollywood favorite film location in Morocco, Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, and then Ouarzazate. Cross the High Atlas Mountains and the Tizi-n-Tichka pass and arrive at Marrakech.


Major highlights:

  • Explore Taroudant’s wall-enclosed medina and photograph its massive ramparts
  • Visit the saffron local museum in Taliouine and learn about Berber carpets in Taznakht
  • Travel over the Anti-Atlas Mountains and discover Agdz town at the edge of the valley
  • Drive off-road along Dra’a Valley, full of palm trees and fortified Kasbahs
  • Visit the adobe-built kasbah Tamnougalte and stop at Berber villages
  • Explore the Dades Valley and go for a hike in the Toudgha Gorges with a local guide
  • Experience camel riding around the wind-swept dunes of Erg Chebbi in Merzouga
  • Admire the spectacle of the sunset and take photos wearing nomad turbans
  • Taste dinner in a magical setting under the starlit sky of the Sahara
  • Share an evening of music and drumming around a campfire with the nomads
  • Stay a night in a comfortable nomad tent in a desert camp among Erg Chebbi dunes
  • Explore the Dades Valley and go for a hike in the Toudgha Gorges with a local guide
  • Tour the fortified Kasbah Amredhil and wander Skoura Oasis
  • Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou
  • Travel along the beautiful Ounila Valley and tour Kasbah Telouet
  • Trvel over the admirably high Atlas Mountains, via the famous Tizi-n-Tichka pass
  • Photograph beautiful Berber villages perched on the entourage of the mountains
  • Arrive at Marrakech by the end of the day

What is included in This Agadir Desert Tours to Marrakech:

  • Transportation in a 4×4 air-conditioned modern vehicle or luxury minivan
  • Experienced English/French/Spanish-speaking Berber driver/ guide
  • Pick-up from hotel in Agadir and drop-off at your riad in Marrakech
  • Overnights in accommodations with air-conditioned rooms/suites
  • Overnight in an authentic desert camp in Erg Chebbi dunes
  • Option to upgrade to a luxury Erg Chebbi dunes desert camp
  • All meals inluded with vegetarian and vegan options available
  • Free soft drinks and mineral water during your stay in the desert
  • Camel ride for an hour to an hour and a half and sand-boarding
  • Option to go to and come back from the desert camp in the 4×4 Toyota Prado Tx
  • Berber music and drumming around the fire camp in the desert
  • The opportunity to ask the driver to stop for breaks whenever you wish
  • Entrance fees and local guides in the relevant places

What is not included:

  • Drinks
  • Tips
  • Extra

Good to know :

  • This Agadir Desert Tours to Marrakech can be tailor-made to fit your individual areas of interest
  • This 4 day Agadir Desert Tours to Marrakech is free of hidden costs, cheap tourists’ traps or forced shopping
  • You can choose to go to the camp on camelback or by the 4×4 car (then, you go for a camel ride)

Prices Table

Number of Persons 2 Persons 3 Persons 4 Persons 5 Persons 6 Persons
Price Per Person 465 € 395 € 385 € 365 € 365 €
Total Price 930 € 1185 € 1540 € 1825 € 2190 €

Agadir Desert Tours to Marrakech Itinerary:

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1st day: Agadir – Agdz

Morning departure from Agadir to Agdz passing by Taroudant, known as “the little Marrakech”. Here, you will tour the wall-enclosed medina, visit the local market, and photograph Taroudant’s massive walls.

Shortly after, arrive at Taliouine where you will visit the small saffron museum and then stop for lunch. Driving further east, arrive at Taznakht, full famous for its Berber rugs and carpets co-operatives.

From here, you will travel over the towering Anti-Atlas Mountains and via the fascinating Tizi-n-Tinfifte pass as far as Agdz. Dinner is served and the overnight is spent in a beautiful guest-house overlooking the Dra’a Valley.

2nd day: Agdz – Merzouga

Following breakfast, we depart to Merzouga desert. Shortly after, you will visit Kasbah Tamnougalte, an adobe-built housing and the oldest kasbah in the Dra’a Valley.

Shortly after, we drive off-road along Dra’a Valley, full of palm trees, fortified kasbah, and green oases. Your Agadir desert tour continue through Berber villages; N’Qob, Tazzarine, and Alnif. After lunch, we continue east as far as Merzouga Desert.

An hour to an hour and a half camel ride leads to the summit of the sand dunes. From the top of Erg Chebbi dunes, the spectacle of the sunset is an awesome sight. Back at the campsite, you will be welcomed by mint tea and Moroccan biscuits.

At night, taste dinner under a starlit sky and enjoy an evening of Berber music and drumming. Spend an overnight in a comfortable nomad tent in a desert camp among the towering dunes.

3rd day: Merzouga – Ouarzazate

If you wake up early enough in the morning and climb up to the top of the dunes. You will be rewarded by an amazing spectacle of the sunrise and experience moments of pure peacefulness.

Back at the campsite, breakfast is served and then we depart to Ouarzazate. The itinerary continues with a wonderful drive through many Berber villages; Rissani, Erfoud, and Tinghir. Here, you can walk alongside the riverbank and learn about the daily life of the local Berber.

Shortly after, you will visit the expansive and massive Toudgha Gorges and have lunch on the spot. If time allows and if you wish, you can go for a short hike around the Toudgha Gorges.

After lunch, we will continue to Dades Valley. Here, you can take a walk in the valley and photograph the monkey fingers. Drive through the snaky road of Dades Gorges,  one of the most beautiful pieces of roads. We arrive at the hotel at the edge of the valley.

Visit the cosmetic co-operatives in Kel’aa M’gouna and explore the beautiful Valley of the Roses. Visit the beautifully repaired Kasbah Amredhil, identically placed among the palm trees of Skoura Oasis.

Afterward, we drive off-road through the Road of a Thousand Kasbahs as far as Ouarzazate, which offers dinner and overnight sleep in an authentic guest-house.

4th day: Ouarzazate – Marrakech

After breakfast, we drive to Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou. This is the most famous Kasbah in Morocco and a film local for many Hollywood blockbusters. It is also one of Morocco’s eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites. You will visit the kasbah with a local guide. He will inform you about the history of this site and points out interesting features.

Have lunch in one of the many restaurants on the riverbank and overlooking the kasbah. After lunch, we continue our trip via the beautiful Ounila Valley. Visit the former palatial residence and the headquarter of the last Pasha of Marrakech, Kasbah Telouet.

Later, we drive to Marrakech over the High-Atlas Mountains and via the famous Tizi-n-Tichka pass. Stop at panoramic viewpoints to admire the views of the mountains and the Berber villages. We arrive at Marrakech by the end of the day. This will mark the end of your Agadir desert tours to Marrakech journey.

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