2 days desert tour from Ouarzazate to Marrakech 2024


2 Days

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2 days desert tour from Ouarzazate to Marrakech Overview :

Take a seat with Marrakech Desert Excursions travel agency on a fabulous 2 days desert tour from Ouarzazate to Marrakech.

This 2 day desert tour from Ouarzazate, covers one camel riding excursion and night camping in the Sahara desert of Erg Chebbi sand dunes.

Furthermore, this two days desert trip from Ouarzazate to Marrakech, will take you to explore the depths of Morocco’s Sahara desert through berber villages. Such as Merzouga, Rissani and Erfoud. The excursion is perfect for those who wish to experience the Sahara but have a tight time frame.

The pick up at Ouarzazate makes it convenient to land as close to the Sahara desert as possible. On this Ouarzazate to Marrakech desert trip via the Erg Chebbi desert. Includes everything you would typically get out of a regular Morocco desert tour, just at a more convenient time period.

During this marvelous 2 days tour from Ouarzazate to Marrakech, you will admire the stunning views of both the Dades Valley and Todra Gorges where you will go for a short hike. Also you will experience both the two majestic middle and high Atlas Mountains.

Highlights of the Ouarzazate to Marrakech two day trip:

  • Discovering the Atlas museums in Ouarzazate.
  • Visit the famous and historical Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah.
  • Exploring the Dades Valley and Todra gorges (300 meters high).
  • Enjoying a magical sunset and sunrise in the middle of the Erg Chebbi dunes.
  • Spending memorable night at a desert camp in Erg Chebbi.
  • Experience a Camel trekking in Erg Chebbi during this 3 days desert tour from Ouarzazate.
  • Enjoy a tasty dinner and drums party with locals around the campfire.
  • Observe the stars in the Erg Chebbi Sahara desert.
  • Enjoy the draa valley’s stunning landscape and its massive river.
  • Practise sandboarding activity in Merzouga.
  • Admire the majestic middle and high Atlas Mountains.


  • Private A/C 4x4 Vehicle or Minivan+ fuel
  • English/Spanish speaking driver during the tour
  • Pick up & Drop off at your accommodation
  • Accommodation with dinner & breakfast
  • Camel Trek to overnight in nomad desert bivouac or luxury camp (Private tents)
  • Free time to explore sites such as Kasbah, Walks, Canyons, Breaks for photos,...Etc
  • Sandboarding in the dunes
  • Drinks
  • Lunch
  • Flights

Tour Plan

Day 1: Ouarzazate – Todra Gorge – Merzouga Camel Trek & Night in Desert Camp

Our driver guide will come to pick you up from the Ouarzazate airport (or from your accommodation) to begin your excursion of 2 days desert tour from Ouarzazate to Marrakech via Merzouga. Starting with a walking tour of Ouarzazate city, also known as the Hollywood of Morocco, where we will visit the Atlas cinema museums.

Following that we will head to one of the most iconic historical monuments of the area, the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou. This 17th century Kasbah is currently a UNESCO world heritage monument, and is still being used as a backdrop for big Hollywood films. After spending some time at the Kasbah.

After that, we will continue driving straight to the town of Merzouga through the Dades valley and the town of Erfoud. Accompanied by local desert guides, we will go on a camel trek excursion via the desert dunes while the sun is setting over the horizon.

The camels will take us to a camp neatly hidden in the middle of the desert dunes. Once at the camp, you’ll enjoy a night of laughter, shared stories, and good food surrounded by a lovely campfire.

Day 2: Merzouga – Tazarine – Agdz – Ouarzazate – High - Atlas Marrakech

The next morning, one of the most beautiful parts about staying at the Sahara will take place. Of course, we’re talking about the unmissable desert sunrise, which casts its warm rays upon the golden sand dunes.

Once that is out of the way, we will have breakfast then we will ride camels back to the town. At Merzouga, you will reunite with your driver, who will take you through the Draa valley and small Berber towns such as Nkob and Agdz.

Then, passing through Ouarzazate city, the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou and the High Atlas Mountains, we will finally get to Marrakech where our 2 Day tour from Ouarzazate to Marrakech will end.


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