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private 3 Days New Year desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga Desert

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Program for private 3 Days New Year desert tour from Marrakech to Merzouga Desert

December 30: marrakech – atlas mountains – kasbah ait Benhaddou – ouarzazate - dades valley

We organise private New Year travel from Marrakech. If you require accommodation in Marrakech before your tour starts let us know, we will add it to your private Morocco tour. Our tour driver will pick you up in Marrakech at your hotel and then we drive towards the High Atlas Mountains. We will pass the Tizi n'Tichka road pass , we will visit an Argan oil area where we learn a little about the production process.  We continue our 3 days Marrakech New Year tour to visit village of Ait Benhaddou. Here we will explore famous UNESCO World Heritage kasbah. Several movies were filmed here : Lawrence Of Arabia , Gladiator, The Mummy , Son of God  , and many others. We continue to Ouarzazate -inhabited by Berbers. We will visit here local movie studio - Atlas Studio - one of the largest movie studios in the world. Then we will continue through the Skoura ,then The Valley of Roses where you may purchase rose products made in local area. We drive to Boumalne Dades where we stay overnight at the local riad / hotel with dinner and breakfast.

December 31: dades valley - todgha gorge - erfoud - merzouga New Year Celebration

We explore Dadès Gorges and the valley. We will enjoy amazing rock formation called “The monkey fingers”. Then we drive to explore Todgha Gorge , famous and popular place for hikers. Then we continue towards Tinijdad, we visit Erfoud fossil shop and factory. We may stop in Rissani to visit local traditional souk. We continue to Sahara desert in Merzouga.

Once we reach Merzouga we prepare for camel ride into the dunes. Our experienced camel guides will take us into the deep of Sahara desert and after 1 hour camel ride and enjoying sunset in desert we reach Sahara desert camp in Merzouga. You may climb to high dune to enjoy the beautiful scenery in Sahara desert and then we will have traditional Berber dinner. We will enjoy Berber music around campfire and experience our stay in Sahara desert. Enjoy a night in comfortable accommodation in the Berber Nomad desert tents with New Year dinner and breakfast

January 1: merzouga desert - draa valley - ouarzazate – marrakech

On the last day of Marrakech New Year travel we ride camels back to Merzouga village and we enjoy amazing sunrise in Sahara desert. After breakfast in hotel we pass Rissani, Agdez and Draa Valley to Ouarzazate. Then we cross Atlas mountains to reach Marrakech. We drop you off at your hotel.  If you require accommodation in Marrakech after your tour finished let us know, we will add it to your private Morocco tour.

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Important Information
Departure Point
Your Marrakech riad/ hotel or airport
Departure Time
7:00 AM
3 days
Return Details
Your Marrakech riad/ hotel or airport
  • Pick up from your Marrakech riad /hotel. Private transport in A/C comfortable vehicle English speaking driver / guide. Accommodation in hotels / riads including dinners and breakfasts as per itinerary Camel ride in Sahara desert Sleeping in desert camp. Drop off at your hotel in Marrakech.
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Lunches and drinks
  • Entry fees for museums, monuments and attractions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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  • Duration: 3 days
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