4 Days to Chegaga -Marrakech to sahara desert is one of our Desert Tours from Marrakech. This trips is a very good choice for a short stay in Morocco. It allows you to explore a very beautiful part of Moroccan desert. Whether you are a family or a group of friends we are here to prepare all necessary means for your stay. For this reason, we put at your disposal a very confortable 4X4 vehicule, English speaker driver to respond to your questions and needing.
Marrakech to sahara desert -4 Days to Chegaga program :
Day 1 : MARRAKECH – OUARZAZATE – ZAGORA
This desert tour from Marrakech starts the morning. Your driver will pick you up from your hotel, riad or Marrakech airport. Then Depart from Marrakech, winding up through the Atlas Mountains over the Tichka Pass where the views are quite splendid. A few stops are made for taking in the scenery and photography.
We arrive to Ouarzazate for lunch before we Continue to Zagora crossing the Draa river which has given life to a huge oasis spreading for about 200 Km at the foothill of the anti Atlas mountains. Along the way, several palmeraies will bring their shades between Kasbahs and fortified villages dotted with fields of corn, barley, Vegetables and henna plantations.
Dinner and Overnight at your Zagora hotel.
Overnight and dinner in the hotel or Riad depending on your preference.
Day 2 : ZAGORA – MHAMID – ERG CHEGAGA
Marrakech to sahara desert After breakfast, we start the activity of this day of our Marrakech to sahara desert trip. We drive to M’hamid (where the paved road ends) passing by the village of Tamagroute where we will have the opportunity to visit on the oldest Quranic libraries in Morocco, then the underground kasbah and the pottery factory.
Lunch will be served in M’hamid at leisure. Early afternoon, we depart for Erg Chigaga dunes crossing different features of the desert; ‘Erg’, ‘Reg’, ‘Hammada’, oases. Erg Chigaga dunes are far away from civilization and the silence of the sand is overwhelming.
Ride your camels across the dunes and enjoy one of the most dramatic sunsets over the color changing sands, enjoy sandboarding, Dinner under the stars next to the campfire, by the local nomads playing local music.
Overnight at your luxury Sahara desert camp.
Day 3 : ERG CHIGAGA – FOUM ZGUID – OUARZAZATE
We get up early the morning to start the activity of this day of Marrakech to sahara desert -4 Days to Chegaga tour. After breakfast, the road takes us through another 90km of the desert with varying scenery: we first cross Lake Iriqui, the mountains and fossils following the old track of “Rally Paris Dakar” to Foum Zguid the first village after the desert, and where the paved road begins.
travel to Morocco- Explore the sahara desert of MoroccoAfter lunch, we continue to the Berber village of Taznakht, famous for its Berber carpets and rugs.
We arrive Ouarzazate late in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight at your hotel in Ouarzazate.
Day 4 : KASBAH AIT BEN HADOU – MARRAKECH
Marrakech to sahara desert -4 Days to Chegaga -morocco desert tripsAfter breakfast, we can enjoy a visit to the world heritage site of Kasah Ait Ben Hadou, previously used as a set for more than 20 Hollywood blockbusters including “Gladiator” “Indiana Jones” and “Lawrence of Arabia”. Enjoy a walk to explore the traditional Moroccan style of architecture in which the Kasbahs are built.
We continue our way to Marrakesh through the High Atlas Mountains and Tizi n’Tichka pass. Depending on time, lunch can be served in Ait Ben Hadou or in the Atlas Mountains on the way to Marrakech.
Arrival at Marrakech
Your Marrakech to Erg Chigaga 4 days desert tour will end with a drop off at your Marrakech hotel / Riad, or a location of your choice.
What is included :
- Confortable 4X4 vehicule with air conditional
- English speaking driver
- Nights in hotel and riad
- Dailly breakfasts
What is not includ :
- Flight Ticket