Departed from Marrakech

Private 3 Days to the M’hamid el_Ghzlan and Erg_Lihoudi


This 3 day Sahara to M’hamid El_ghzlan is an enriching tour of southern Morocco and is one of the best things to do while you journey to Morocco. By private modern, A/C 4WD vehicle with a knowledgeable driver/guide speaking your language, travel through the High Atlas Mountains across the Tizi-n-Tichka famous pass 2.260 meters (7.410 feet) above sea level. Visit Ait Ben Haddou, a well-known UNESCO world heritage site and The Studios afterward Draa valley featuring Morocco’s longest river, and the town of Zagora. venture on the small Oasis town of M’Hamid, climb aboard a camel and enjoy a scenic sunrise and sunset, sleep in a Berber tent, savour dinner under the stars, listen to the Gnawa music, stroll in Erg_Lihoudi dunes and much more. Two nights of accommodation and some meals are provided.


1 Day: Marrakech – Tizi-n-Tichka – Ait Ben Haddou – Ouarzazate.

Your 3-day private desert tour from Marrakech to M’Hamid will start after breakfast around 08:00 AM. Depart from your accommodation toward Ouarzazat through Tizi-n-Tichka famous pass and the high Atlas Mountains. Many stops will be made along the way to picture stunning views and impressive landscapes. Visit the UNESCO world heritage Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou that was also served as a set for various Hollywood blockbusters. Then explore Ouarzazate and enjoy the sunset on a camel ride before finishing your day with a delicious campsite dinner and overnight stay under the stars in the Ouarzazat dunes.

2 Day: Ouarzazat – Draa valley – Agdez – Zagora – M’Hamid.

After breakfast in your nomad tent, we continue our journey to Agdez then to Tizi-n-Tanfift (Anti Atlas) driving along the ancient caravan route.
Arriving in Agdez in time for lunch. Enjoy the meal here under the shade of palm trees; see beautiful palm trees and lush landscapes. In the afternoon, our Sahara tour continues through the Draa valley and Zagora. Along the way, discover small old villages and golden sand. Once we arrived in M’Hamid, you will have a chance to ride camels for about an hour (included). Enjoy the stunning views as the sun goes down from the top of the highest dunes over the distant mountains before the camels take us back to the bivouac of nomad tents for dinner and a night’s rest (included).

3 Day: M’Hamid – Ouarzazat – High Atlas – Marrakech.

If you wake up early enough, you can watch the spectacle of the sunrise, when the color of the dunes and the play of shadows are an awesome sight. Then we back in a 4WD vehicle driving along the valley’s Oasis. Discover the orange gardens and have fantastic views over the beautiful Oasis, the surrounding Kasbah and come across the splendid villages of The Atlas Mountains where you have a chance to meet Berber people and have an idea about their life. Continue exploring until we arrive in Marrakech around 07:00 PM, where your tour ends.
(Drop off at your accommodation is included).

This tour can be modified/customized depending on your requirements; budget and we are ready to prepare your own Morocco tour.
If you are interested in this tour! Do not hesitate to contact us for any question or contact us directly to book your tour. Promise, you will not regret it.

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Additional information

About the activity:

-Private 3-day tour by modern 4WD vehicle.
-Duration 4
-3-day and 2 nights tour.
-Live driver/guide speaking English, French, and Arabic.
-Pick up and drop off service included.
-Departure from your hotel/Riad in Marrakech. If your location is not accessible by car, you will be provided with a meeting point instead.
-Return to the departure point.
-Instant confirmation.
-Please bring comfortable shoes, sunglasses, and camera.


-Private, modern A/C 4WD Vehicle + fuel.
-First night in Ouarzazat
-Second night in M'hamid Elghzlan at Erg_Lihoudi dunes.
-English/French/Spanish speaking driver during the tour
-Pick up & Drop off at your Marrakech accommodation
-Camel rides each day at sunset and sunrise.
-Dinner and Breakfast are daily included.
-Free time to explore the sites, Breaks for photos. Etc
-Customized & Flexible stops.
*Entrance fees to monuments, studios, and Kasbahs

What to expect:

-See the impressive mountains.
-Visit the Ait Benhaddou Kasbah.
-Visit the studios where many Films were filmed including Gladiator and The Mummy and so on.
-Sleep in a nomad tent under the stars.
-Free time to explore the monuments, the studios, and the city of Ouarzazat.
-Discover the Sahara of M'hamid.
-Savour an authentic Moroccan dinner under the Stars.
-Hunt for fossils. This region is rich in fossils and there are several well-known areas to be sure to find a fossil to take home.
-Visit with a semi-nomadic family. With a trusted guide translating, you will be able to understand a bit more about their way of life.
-Listen to Gnawa Music.
-Explore the sand dunes. Sometimes there is not anything better than hopping off into the unknown atop your favourite camel (or 4×4)
-Explore Erg_Chebbi, this ruin was once the most important trade post, linking Morocco across the desert with Egypt, Sudan, and Ghana.


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