The cultural and vibrant Marrakech city is a gateway to countless breathtaking destinations in Morocco. Considering the vast and mesmerizing Sahara Desert as one of the most-visited destinations for many travelers that used to start their Desert tour from Marrakech.
Embarking on a desert trip to Marrakech and immersing yourself in the desert landscape’s beauty, tranquility, and mystique allows you to live an unforgettable experience in Morocco, starting your desert adventure from Marrakech, by leaving the bustling city behind and venturing through dramatic landscapes of the southern morocco, witnessing the changing scenery from lush valleys to the arid beauty of the desert. Traveling in a comfortable vehicle with your private tour guide who knows the area well, as you will get the opportunity to soak in the sights along the way, including ancient Kasbahs (fortresses) like Ait ben Haddou, traditional Berber villages of Tinjdad and Rissani, and the Atlas Mountains via Dades and Todra Gorges, as well as you set foot on the golden sands, you will be captivated by the vastness and serenity of the Sahara desert that surrounds you, a desert tour typically includes a camel ride – either you are traveling to Merzouga desert or Chegaga desert – thus allowing you to experience the traditional mode of transportation used by nomadic desert inhabitants since centuries, to make your way deeper into the heart of the desert.
As the sun sets down, the desert comes alive with magical orange and pink colors painting the sky and creating a spectacle that words can’t capture. Later, reaching your desert camp, to be welcomed with traditional mint tea and immersed in the rich culture of the Berber people. Enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner under the stars, accompanied by local music and mesmerizing dances around the campfire, Further, as the night falls, you will be enchanted with the silence of the desert, far away from the noise of the modern world. In addition to the absence of light, it shows an adorned African sky with countless stars, which gives an expression that will leave you in a blissful mood. Later on, you will retire to your private desert tent and let the tranquility of the desert wash over you.
When the morning comes, you will witness a breathtaking sunrise over the golden dunes of the Sahara desert, after breakfast you will take a shower before you leave the desert and embark on your return journey to Marrakech, feeling a sense of fulfillment through Draa Valley that surrounded with thousands palm three and enriched by the unique experiences and memories created during your trip to morocco.