7 Days Trek in Atlas and sahara desert combined tours, This 7 Days Trek in High Atlas & Desert Tours is perfect combination of 3 days atlas valleys trek & 4 days desert tour which will take you to the Moroccan Atlas Imlil from where you will take day walks and explore the berber villages prior to travel over the Atlas Mountain on the following days to get to Dades gorges for 1st stop, carry on to Merzouga where you will have a camel ride and overnight on the nomadic dunes then driva back through the stony desert “ Tazarine” via Draa valley to get to ait benhaddou Kasbahs for the night in the hotel, final day will be up the ounilla valley over tizi n Tichka pass and back to Marrakech.
Marrakesh - Imi Oughlad - Tinzert
You’ll leave the vehicle on the road up towards Imlil at Imi Oughlad (1,450m) where you will meet your Berber muleteer and guide. Your first day will be an easier aclimatisation trek in the Ouirgane National Park. The terrain here is gentler with copper green soil and juniper trees. Overnight in Gite in Tinzert, a small rustic Berber Village. Aprox. 4 hrs walking time.
Tinzert - Azzaden Valley (Ait Aissa)
After breakfast you’ll head up and out of the valley and traverse over to the stunning Azzaden Valley. The views open up with a rushing mountain stream surrounded by lush walnut groves leading up towards Toubkal and her sister peaks at the head of the Valley. Overnight in a village Gite in Ait Aissa. Aprox. 5-6 hours walking.
Ait Aissa - Tizi n Mzik - Imlil
Today you will walk back to Imlil where you started your hike for overnight and explore Berber villages in the afternon and getting ready for new experience to Sahara desert next day morning. Aprox 5 hours walking.
Drive From Atlas mountains to Dades
First you will cross Tizi Nichka. After a lunch you drive to valley of roses with amazing views of Dads valley. Overnight in Dads valley.
Dades - Merzouga dunes
Drive from Dades to Merzouga followed by a camel trek into the Sahara desert. You will have a short walk in the nice Gorge before you drive to Mrzoga via Rissany;Arfoud; you will be there around 4pm. And you are going to ride camels for 1;30min to reach your Berber camp for overnight. There you will have a chance to see the sunset . You will enjoy an fanastic diner.
Merzouga - Ait ben Haddou
Drive from Merzouga to Ait Ben Haddou In the morning you will have a chance to see the sunrise before you ride with the camel back to your Auberge to have an shower and breakfast. After that you will drive back to Ait Ben Hadou via Draa valley, one of the longest valley in Morocco;you will be there around 4 o clock in the afternoon. You can have an shower and walk around Ait Ben Hadou.
Ait ben Haddou - Marrakech
Drive from Ait ben Haddou to Marrakech After your breakfast your guide will take you to visit the kasbah Ait Ben Haddou, it’s one of the oldest Kasbahs in Morocco, before you drive back to Marrakech to have some time in the afternoon to walk around the city.