Sahara Mini Adventure


3 Days



Min Age

City Tours Sahara:  Sahara Mini Adventure

Tour Description:

Just the quick trip to the Sahara you’re craving, stuffed with local flavor

Indulge your longing for the mystical Sahara with this 3-day round-trip expedition from Marrakech. Immerse yourself in the desert’s allure as you traverse the dunes on camelback, witness mesmerizing sunsets and sunrises over the windswept Erg Chebbi waves, and camp beneath the star-studded North African sky. Explore the ancient ksar of Ait Benhaddou, meander through the lush Todra Valley, and partake in unique experiences, including tea sessions and bread-breaking with women from impactful local associations. Accompanied by a knowledgeable leader and traveling in comfortable transport, delve into Moroccan culture, history, and geography every step of the way.

Tour Highlights:

Desert Camping: Experience the enchantment of the Sahara as you camp under its expansive skies and embark on camelback journeys to witness breathtaking sunset views over the Erg Chebbi dunes.

Expert Guidance: Travel with confidence under the guidance of a seasoned local leader and in the comfort of a private vehicle, ensuring a seamless transition from the vibrant ambiance of Marrakech to the serene landscapes of the Sahara.

Cultural Immersion: Engage with local women from the Tawesna Association and a Todra women’s association to gain insights into their impactful initiatives supporting Moroccan women, adding depth to your cultural experience.

Exploration: Explore historical sites such as the ancient ksar of Ait Benhaddou and the verdant Todra Valley, gaining a glimpse into the rich tapestry of local life and traditions.

Culinary Delights: Indulge in iconic Moroccan and Amazigh dishes throughout your journey, savoring the warmth of Moroccan hospitality with each delectable meal.

Itinerary :

Day 1: Marrakech to Todra Gorge

Start your Sahara adventure in Marrakech at 8 am, meeting your group, dedicated driver, and locally based leader at the designated joining point. Travel in comfort in an air-conditioned private vehicle as you depart the city for Todra Valley in the Atlas Mountains’ foothills. En route, visit the historic Ait Benhaddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site once vital for Sahara-bound salt caravans. Explore its winding streets and stop by Tawesna teahouse, supporting local women and their families. Enjoy a delicious lunch sourced from local cooperatives before continuing to Todra. Arrive and relax by the hotel pool.

Accommodation: Hotel (1 night)
Meals: Lunch
Included activities: Kasbah Ait Benhaddou visit, Tawesna association visit and lunch
Special information: Please refer to the Essential Trip Information for the joining point location. Driving time approximately 8 hours.

Day 2: Todra Gorge to Merzouga

After breakfast, hike through Todra Gorges, stunning red-hued sandstone canyons towering up to 400 meters high. Enjoy a brunch picnic prepared by local Amazigh women’s association members. Then, journey to Merzouga, experiencing changing landscapes from mountainous to desert terrain. Arrive at the edge of the Sahara and transfer to your desert camp. Embark on a sunset camel ride across the Erg Chebbi dunes, witnessing the shifting sands’ mesmerizing beauty. Enjoy a Moroccan feast at camp and spend the night in a comfortable tent under the stars.

Accommodation: Camping (1 night)
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Included activities: Todra Gorges visit, Local Amazigh Brunch, Sunset camel ride, Dinner at camp
Special information: Driving time approximately 5 hours. Camp facilities include basic amenities; consider bringing a sleeping bag for added comfort.

Day 3: Merzouga to Marrakech

Catch the sunrise over the Sahara before a traditional breakfast at camp. Begin your return journey to Marrakech, arriving in the evening to conclude your adventure.

Meals: Breakfast
Included activities: Breakfast at camp, Sunrise dune walk
Special information: Driving time approximately 10 hours. Explore Marrakech further if desired, or speak to your booking agent for extended stays.






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