Marrakesh – Dades Valley (3 days)

Come and travel from Marrakesh through Aït Benhaddou, a traditional ksar (a castle), visit the beauty of famous Ouarzazate and end your trip Merzouga.

  • Marrakesh‘s heady sights and sounds will dazzle, frazzle and enchant. Marrakesh is one of the Moroccan treasures. Marrakesh has its own vibe you will fall in love with and it’s generous for travellers.
  • Aït Benhaddou is a famous castle (ksar in Arabic) along the former caravan route between the Sahara and Marrakesh. Aït Benhaddou has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987. Several films have been shot in Aït Benhaddou such as Kingdom of Heaven, (2005), Gladiator (2000), Alexander (2004) and many more.
  • Dadès Gorges (Dadès Valley) is a wonderful series of rugged wadi gorges carved out by the Dadès River. Enjoy the best of a Moroccan nature with amazing views. The southernmost gorges are known for extensive production of roses, used in the production of rose water.
  • Merzouga is known for its proximity to Erg Chebbi, a Saharan erg, and it is, for this reason, a part of the itineraries of many tourists visiting Morocco. You can visit Sahara desert, enjoy your memorable time there and stay overnight in a cosy desert camp.


Day 1: Marrakesh — Aït Benhaddou  — Ouarzazate — Gorges du Dadès

Begin your visit in Marrakesh and, by the day’s end, stop in the Dades Gorge valley to appreciate a run of the mill Moroccan supper. Spend the night in a lodging or inn and appreciate the extraordinary perspectives of the valley.

Day 2: Gorges du Dadès — Todra — Merzouga

Your second day starts with a generous breakfast in the lodging before setting out toward the Saharan town of Merzouga through the Todra Gorge. Ride a camel at nightfall and end your day with supper at a campground under Merzouga’s leave sky.

Day 3: Merzouga — Marrakesh

Appreciate a common Berber breakfast at a young hour in the morning in Merzouga, at that point watch the dawn from the back of a camel on a ride through the hills. On your way back, go through the Atlas Mountains as you come back to south Marrakesh.

Information: Each of our trips can be adjusted individually after a previous arrangement.

Transporation in 4×4 Cars

Enjoy a ride from one city to another through desert in comfortable 4×4 cars!

Ride a camel!

While driving a car is a comfortable, riding a camel through the desert is much more fun and memorable! Don’t hesitate and explore the Sahara desert from a camel’s seddle.

Dadès Gorges

Additional information

  • Takeoff point: From your hotel or an airport (can be changed after previous arrangement (can be changed after previous arrangement Info)
  • Takeoff time: 9 AM (can be changed after previous arrangement (can be changed after previous arrangement Info)
  • Return details: Back to the take-off destination (can be changed after previous arrangement Info)


Prices depend on many factors such as number of travelers, time, ordered services that will be included in the final price.

Approximate budget: $

  • Accommodation (hotels or riads)
  • Transportation during the whole trip
  • Ride in an agreeable 4×4 car
  • English talking guide/driver
  • Convenience in hotels/riads
  • Suppers and breakfasts
  • Camel ride in Merzouga forsake
  • Dozing in Sahara camp – tent
  • Drop off at your lodging toward the finish of the visit
  • Lunches and beverages
  • Passage charges for historical centers, landmarks and attractions

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