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Merzouga Desert Trip 4 Days From Agadir

Merzouga Desert Trip 4 Days From Agadir
Agadir
4

Day

Availability
  • Everyday.
Duration 4

Day

Language (s)
  • français,
  • english,
  • italia,
  • española.
Return Time 20:00,21:00

Availability

Duration

Language (s)

Return Time

  • Everyday.
4

Day

  • français,
  • english,
  • italia,
  • española.
20:00,21:00
Highlights

• Admire the most beautiful landscapes crossing the Atlantic Ocean and the gates of Merzouga Dune Erg Chebbi

• Visit the traditional countryside and learn more about saffron and old rugs

• Take a camel ride in the desert and head to the desert camp

• Enjoy the simple life of the Berbers in the desert and enjoy fun moments

• Spend a night in a desert bivouac

• Visit to the Ouarzazate cinema studio

 

Description

Day 1: Agadir – Taroudant – Taliouine – Tazenakht – Agdz

 

Start an extreme road adventure from the Atlantic Ocean passing through the door of the Moroccan desert and have a charming night under the dark blue sky and twinkling stars with Nomads and their traditional Afro-Moroccan music sitting around the campfire.

Starting by a pick-up from your accommodation in Agadir, write a beautiful note about an amazing 4 days trip passing through the Anti-Atlas. Along the road, head it to visit some Berber villages while leaving Agadir towards Agdz via Taroudant, a famous and historical town which looks like a small Marrakech. We will have a small visit to this charming town to discover the Argan oil which is a famous product in the regions of Agadir. Have a stop at Taliouine and discover the Saffron and local kind Berbers. The next visit is Tazenakht most known by their kind persons and old traditional homemade carpets. Then have lunch on the way of Tazenakhet with delicious Berber gastronomy.

We continue to see the natural landscapes along the High Atlas road, then head it to a beautiful and good place which is Agdz, a small town in the mid-southern of Morocco. Enjoy the Atlas Mountains views and discover the old Amazigh architectures with ancient Kasbahs. See also the Jbel Kissane which is famous for its Tajine dish shape. As by the meaning of its name, Agdz means “resting place” is a well-deserved name and it’s a place where you will spend the second night with nice and kind Berber people with delicious Berber gastronomy.

 

Day 2: Agdz – Tazarine - Alnif – Rissani – Dune Merzouga Erg Chebbi

After an overnight in Agdz, have a delightful breakfast at your riad and enjoy the sunrise that this place always offers. At this point, we take the road across the High Atlas to visit other places. Tazarine is a small village in the area of Jbel Saghro which is known by the production of Hannah. Then lead it to Alnif passing through a wide land of nature. Surrounded by arid mountains, these are dotted with numerous Palaeozoic rocks, dating back to between 245 and 570 million years. In that particular place, many researchers are used to looking for old rocks and fossils. Have a small break for a delicious Berber lunch before you arrive at the other town.

The next visit will be Erassani which is known by its mausoleum Moulay Ali Sheriff, a beautiful peaceful calm, and historical place. It is decorated with beautiful tilework and an enclosed garden with numerous date trees that are loaded with dates. It is also a direct gate to the Moroccan desert.

Arriving at Merzouga Dunne Erg Chebbi enjoy the camel ride to reach the desert with beautiful scenery of sunset to meet the staff of the desert camp and spend the night stay in the desert with the instruments of Sahrawian music.

 

Day 3: Dune Merzouga Erg Chebbi - Arfoud – Todgha Gorge – Dades Gorges – Roses Valley - Ouarzazate – Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou

After an overnight in Merzouga Dunne Eg Chebbi, have a delightful breakfast and enjoy the sunrise while passing through the golden desert by riding a camel.

At this point, we take the road back to Arfoud the road is quite extraordinary. We will pass through palms and beautiful sights, you can ask the driver to take some photos along the way. Explore the fascinating landscape of Todgha Gorge which is a series of limestone river canyons in the eastern part of the High Atlas. It is a wonder on earth, good for people who enjoy trekking and climbing. A short walk through the Todgha and Dades Gorges is a pleasant experience and it is a comfortable one since a lot of tourists enjoy the sound of the gorges the abundance of people and the water murmuring.

At this point, enjoy your lunch and a beautiful and natural restaurant before you go to meet the local Berber life which still saves its traditional culture in Roses Valley.

Next visit leads us to Ouarzazate where you will have a delicious lunch after a small break and city tour lead it to the Atlas Film Studio, the Moroccan Holly-wood which has an Egyptian style. Since famous film directors find it as a perfect land to shot their amazing films and series like Game of Thrones, Gladiator, Alexander the Great, and more.

Lead it to Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, enjoy the fabulous and famous Kasbah while walking through it, Kasbah Ait Benhaddou is most attracted by tourist trade it is considered as one of the UNESCO world heritages, also known by its old history, it is a castle which was built in a high place in the Atlas Mountain that offers a panoramic view of the area and it is a perfect place where famous series and movies have been shot. Learn about the history of this Kasbah by entering from a door to another. After the walk, get a rest in a relaxing, comfortable, and good hotel at Kasbah Ait Benhaddou with a delicious Moroccan Berber Dinner.

 

4 Day: Kasbah Ait Benhaddou – Taznakhet - Taroudant – Agadir

After an overnight at Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, have a delightful breakfast at your hotel and enjoy the sunrise that this place always offers. At this point, we take the road back to Agadir catching what was missing from the beginning. In Tazenakhet, visit a cooperative of carpets and catch an old and rare carpet and add it to your treasure collection. Then head it to Taroudant to have a snack before you take the road again and admire the natural landscapes along the Anti-Atlas road. Back to Agadir in the Afternoon.

What's included
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    Air-conditioned and comfortable round trip transportation
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    Professional driver
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    Accommodation in a beautiful riad
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    Accommodation in a good bivouac
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    Camel Ride 1h
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    Service Quality
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    Dinner & Breakfast
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    Wifi
Not included?
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    Lunch
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    Personal expenses
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    Drinks
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