5 days

Golden Sahara

Golden Sahara

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  • Itinerary

    Day 1 - Marrakech ~ Ait Benhaddou ~ Ouarzazate

    Leave Marrakech and drive through the winding roads of the Atlas Mountains, passing farmland, Berber villages, the ruins of ancient kasbahs and the fortified village of Ait Benhaddou. Explore the town before continuing to your riad in Ouarzazate, home to some of Morocco’s finest fortresses and citadels. 

    Riad Ksar Ighnda

    Day 2 - Ouarzazate ~ Skoura ~ Merzouga

    Set off on the fabled ‘Road of 1000 Kasbahs’ and stop at Skoura Oasis before reaching Merzouga. Ride camels to the edge of the Sahara Desert at sunset and spend a night camping under the stars. 

    Camp in Aubege Yasmina

    Day 3 - Merzouga ~ Todra Gorge ~ M’goun Valley

    You won’t regret waking early to watch sunrise over the dunes of the Sahara. Afterwards, depart for Todra Gorge, a massive trench rising more than 250 metres high. Share a picnic lunch before arriving at your restored kasbah in the mountains of the High Atlas. 

    Hotel Xaluca

    Day 4-5 - Marrakech

    Drive back to Marrakech after breakfast. It will be a long day on the road but once you’ve arrived the rest of the day is at your leisure. The tour ends on Day 5 with a transfer to the airport. 

    Les Jardins de la Medina
  • What to Know

    What's Included

    • Breakfast daily, 1 lunch and 2 dinners.
    • Private sightseeing (including all entrance fees) as outlined in the itinerary.
    • Comfortable private transportation with driver. Other modes of transportation include 4WD vehicle & a camel (optional).
    • Snacks and refreshments along the way.
    • Tipping & porterage taken care of by tour leader along the way.
    • Airport meet and greet service.
    • Departure transfer.

    Not Included

    • International flights
    • Visas
    • Airport taxes
    • Laundry
    • Gratuities for the tour leader
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Trip at a glance

Trip Code RGGS
Group size 6 - 16
Start City: Marrakech
End City: Marrakech
Style: Small Group

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