Sahara Safari Holiday Extravaganza
5 days/4 nights. When the dream comes true!
Depart from your hotel in Marrakech in a 4x4 in the direction of Ouarzazate. you will cross the High-Atlas through the Tichka pass at 8728 ft of altitude. just after having lunch in a traditional Berber restaurant, you will have a walk on the traces of the famous Pacha glaoui and take the trail of Telouet to reach the ancient fortress of ait Benhaddou, which has been adopted by uneSCO in 1987. you will arrive at the charming and very comfortable hotel, which is situated just in front of the old city of Ouarzazate.
depart from your hotel at 9:00am to Agdz, Zagora and MHamid. This is going to be such a beautiful day! driving along the Drâa valley and it river, you will discover a multitude of kasbahs spreading in the tremendous palm grove. your lunch will be served in a charming riad in Zagora, right in the middle of this oasis of freshness. You will visit the typical village of Tamgroute it potters and it ancient koranic library. Late afternoon, you will arrive to the village of MHamid, which is the end of the road.
Free time in the morning. after a good lunch, you will be back on the trails in your 4x4. That’s another full adventure day, which is waiting for you. On the tracks for the deep desert and it’s great dunes of Chgaga: sand tracks, black rocks plateaux, lunch under the tamarix trees, amazing sunset and bivouac in the heart of the dunes ocean. Dinner and night under tents or facing stars.
Early wake up to look at sunrise riding camels, breakfast and depart along the dunes: great spaces, dry lake and a break into a small oasis, which is the unique spring in this area. Depart to go through Irikis lake, meet some nomad people who will lead you to Foumzguid where you will have your lunch. You will carry on the path through rocks desert and the black mountains of saghro. In the late afternoon, you will arrive at Oasis of fint to spend a very comfortable deserved night. Dinner and night at hotel.
Depart around 10:30am directly to the haven Oasis of fint. You’ll meet Mohamed who owns an auberge overhanging the palm grove where you will have lunch. You will carry on by the road crossing the High-Atlas at 8728 ft before reaching the imperial city of Marrakech.
Available year round
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Marrakech and Sahara
2 persons – 550€/6000dhs per person
3 persons – 500€/5500dhs per person
4 persons – 450€/5000dhs per person
5-6 persons – 400€/4500dhs per person
Included: 5 lunches, 1 night into bivouac and 3 nights in hotel or auberge in half-board and a camel ride to reach your bivouac in Merzouga. All the prices above are calculated on double room basis. Single room is extra. 4x4 transport Land Cruiser with air conditioning and driver.
Non-included: beverages, entrance monument fees, extras, tips.