Morocco Tours: Tour 5 – Marrakech Desert Express (6 days/5 nights)

Tour 5: Marrakech Desert Express (6 days/5 nights)

Marrakech and Morocco desert tours:  This taste of the fabulous Morocco desert kasbah area and some of the magnificent High Atlas Mountain gorges will leave you wanting more. Join one of our Deluxe Cultural Experience group tours of Morocco or choose to experience this Morocco itinerary privately as one of Berber Treasures Morocco private tours of Morocco.

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Ө Deluxe Morocco Group Tours Departure Dates & Pricing
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  • 4 nights’ accommodation riads, kasbahs or hotels
  • 1 night camping in Berber nomad’s tents at Erg Chebbi Sahara Desert camp (option to stay at Erg Chebbi Morocco Deluxe Camp or at Merzouga kasbah)
  • 1 dinner (Erg Chebbi Desert Camp)
  • 5 breakfasts
  • Half-day city tour of Marrakech with English speaking licensed professional local Marrakech guide
  • Morocco desert camel ride in Sahara Desert Erg Chebbi sand dunes
  • Entrance fees for included sightseeing
  • Airport transfers
  • Air-conditioned private professional tour vehicle with English speaking licensed professional tour driver guide


Day 1: Marrakech

Begin your Morocco desert holidays when you arrive at Marrakech Airport and are met by your Berber Treasures Morocco Tours driver and transferred to your Marrakech riad or hotel. Afternoon half-day city tour of Marrakech, one of Morocco’s incredible old imperial cities, including the UNESCO world heritage old Marrakech medina and souks, La Bahia Palace, el Badi Palace, Koutoubia Mosque and Djemaa el Fna Square.  Complete your immersion into magically Marrakech staying in one on the wonderfully atmospheric Marrakech riads.   Overnight in Marrakech riad.

Day 2: MarrakechAit BenhaddouOuarzazate

This morning your Morocco desert tours itinerary really gets under way as you depart Marrakech and travel into the heart of the soaring High Atlas Mountains, crossing the mountains via the Tizi n’Tichka mountain pass (2260 m).  Descending the south-eastern side of the High Atlas Mountains you head to the first desert destination and a must on all Morocco desert tours, the UNESCO world heritage ksar village of Ait Benhaddou with its amazing earthern kasbahs.  Then its on to the nearby desert oasis town of of Ouarzazate, recognised for its strategic importance since the days of the camel caravans and now the movie making capitol of Morocco. Overnight in Ouarzazate kasbah. (Breakfast)

Day 3: OuarzazateTodra Gorge & OasisMerzouga

Continuing your exploration of the Morocco desert your Morocco travel adventure takes you to the beautiful Todra Gorge of the High Atlas Mountains before continuing on to the desert Berber village of Merzouga situated on the edge of Morocco’s spectacular Sahara Desert sand dunes, the stunning Erg Chebbi dunes.  Here you can spend the night at a kasbah peacefully located on the fringes of the Erg Chebbi sand dunes or you can create an unforgettable memory of your Morocco desert holidays – take a Morocco desert camel trek into the heart of the Erg Chebbi sand dunes to watch the sun set over the magnificent desert landscape and spend the night at a desert oasis in the Erg Chebbi sand dunes where you camp under the stars in a Berber nomad’s tent.  The desert camp  experience is unquestionably a highlight in Morocco desert tours. Overnight in Erg Chebbi desert desert oasis camp or Merzouga Kasbah. (Breakfast & Dinner)

۞ Tonight you have the option to upgrade your stay in a private ensuite tents at a deluxe desert camp scenically located in the Erg Chebbi sand dunes.

Days 4: MerzougaBoumalne Dades – Dades Gorge (High Atlas Mountains)

You can rise early to watch the sunrise over the Morocco desert sand dunes. After breakfast your Morocco desert holidays travel via the High Atlas Mountains Berber town of Boumalne Dades to stunning Dades Gorge with its Berber Kasbahs, fig orchards and unique rock formations. Overnight in Dades Gorge kasbah. (Breakfast)

Day 5: Dades GorgeMarrakech

Leaving Dades Gorge your Morocco travel adventure takes you along the Road of a Thousand Kasbahs and through the Roses Valley, which celebrates its rose harvest with an annual May Festival of Roses.  Saying farewell to the amazing Morocco desert kasbah area your Morocco desert holidays return to Marrakech. Overnight Marrakech riad. (Breakfast)

Day 6: Marrakech

Transfer to Marrakech Airport where your Morocco tour ends.


Berber Treasures Morocco Private Tours of Morocco:

  • Departures every day on any of our private tours of Morocco
  • Luxury to budget accommodation options available
  • Lots of fabulous kasbahs and riads in Morocco with great hotel options too
  • Option for luxury Erg Chebbi Morocco Deluxe Camp with private ensuite
  • Your personal chauffeured professional tour vehicle with English speaking licensed professional tour driver guide
  • Private chauffeured airport transfer included on Day 1 and last Day
  • Variations to the itinerary permitted – or choose a personalised tailor made Morocco tours itinerary
  • No minimum numbers
  • Lots of optional activities and inclusions available

EMAIL US now for pricing information, further details and to book your private tour of Morocco.

The price of your private tour of Morocco depends on the standard and type of accommodation you seek, the itinerary you choose, the number of people travelling and the time of year you are planning to travel to Morocco.

Berber Treasures Morocco Group Tours:

  • Deluxe Cultural Experience group tour of Morocco
  • Average 4 **** star accommodation
  • Fabulous kasbahs and riads in Morocco with great hotel options too
  • Option to upgrade to luxury Erg Chebbi desert camp with private en-suite tents
  • Small groups only
  • Our deluxe Morocco group tours are guaranteed departures
  • Regular departures
  • Private professional tour vehicle with English speaking licensed professional tour driver guide
  • Complimentary group airport transfer included on Day 1 and last Day at scheduled time
  • Lots of optional activities, inclusions and private airport transfers available

Berber Treasures Morocco Group Tours 
CE5 – Departure Dates & Pricing

(6 days/5 nights)
Marrakech – Marrakech
[Casablanca start/finish option]
DeparturesCost per person (double/twin share)* AUD$
  06 Jan – 11 Jan$1856
  20 Jan – 25 Jan$1856
  03 Feb – 08 Feb$1856
  17 Feb – 22 Feb$1856
  02 Mar – 07 Mar$1856
  16 Mar – 21 Mar$1856
  30 Mar – 04 Apr$1856
  06 Apr – 11 Apr$1856
  13 Apr – 18 Apr$1856
  20 Apr – 25 Apr$1856
  27 Apr – 02 May$1856
  04 May – 09 May$1856
  11 May – 16 May$1856
  18 May – 23 May$1856
  25 May – 30 May$1856
  01 Jun – 06 Jun$1856
  08 Jun – 13 Jun$1856
  22 Jun – 27 Jun$1856
  29 Jun – 04 Jul$1856
  06 Jul – 11 Jul$1856
  20 Jul – 25 Jul$1856
  03 Aug – 08 Aug$1856
  17 Aug – 22 Aug$1856
  31 Aug – 05 Sep$1856
  07 Sep – 12 Sep$1856
  14 Sep – 19 Sep$1856
  21 Sep – 26 Sep$1856
  28 Sep – 03 Oct$1856
  05 Oct – 10 Oct$1856
  12 Oct – 17 Oct$1856
  19 Oct – 24 Oct$1856
  26 Oct – 31 Oct$1856
  02 Nov – 07 Nov$1856
  09 Nov – 14 Nov$1856
  16 Nov – 21 Nov$1856
  23 Nov – 28 Nov$1856
  30 Nov – 05 Dec$1856
  07 Dec – 12 Dec$1856
  14 Dec – 19 Dec$1856
  More 2024 dates available

* A single supplement for single client bookings (single room only) applies. Please ask for details. 
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Not Included In Group Tour Prices

  • Drinks, meals other than as specified, gratuities and other items of a personal nature
  • Optional activities (including those referred to as optional in the tour itinerary)
  • Pre/Post-tour accommodation, tour extensions,any special handling
  • Airfares
  • Other extras

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